Montage of scenes related to Lindbergh,the Spirit of St. Louis, and his historic solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean.
Paris France Date:1927, May 21 Duration:4 min 16 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Several scenes of the Spirit of St. Louis airplane in flight. People in various places and pursuits looking up as if watching Lindbergh flying overhead. Scenes of news being transmitted about Lindbergh via radio, short wave, and teletype. Aerial views of clouds, ice on the water, and other things that one might imagine he encounters in the flight. People relaxing at home listen to radio and others in public places and streets seeking news about Lindbergh. View of Paris, the City of Light with fountains and the Arch of Triumph.Frenchmen in a bar listening for news on the radio. Finally, Lindbergh arrives and lands at the Le Bourget Airport in France, as crowds greet him. Newspapers report his arrival with headlines, including: "Oh What a Welcome for that boy Lindy."
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