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Lindbergh's Flight for Chicago Daily Tribune

Lindbergh's Flight for Chicago Daily Tribune

Charles Lindbergh was only 23 years old in March 1925 when The Chicago Daily Tribune hired him to fly to Murphysboro to pick up negatives of tornado damage. But a reporter for Hearst newspapers gave Lindy blank plates to prevent a Tribune scoop. That dirty trick angered Lindy and fueled his dislike of reporters.

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