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Amanuensis - Part II, Chapter 8


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Boarding the Boeing B314 Flying Boats known as Clippers. This one from 1940 via everythingpanam.com

Part II, Chapter 8


Two plank-backed stewards, Americans with black heavily pomaded hair, greeted me at the plane’s entrance.

“Welcome aboard the Yankee Clipper, ma’am.”

They sounded as if they’d been reciting this welcome for decades, but the Cli…

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