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[[background printing or watermark showing insignia of Early Birds]] ^[[Paul Studenski, Bleriot, 1910]] [[signatures]] ^[[ Albert Heinrich 1910]] ^[[Arthur O. Heinrill EB 1910]] ^[[Gert Page Jr. ED FAI [[underline]] 279[[/underline]] QD 1913]] ^[[Roderick M. Wright.]] THE EARLY BIRDS AN ORGANIZATION OF THOSE WHO FLEW SOLO BEFORE DECEMBER 17, 1916 OFFICERS CLARENCE A. deGIERS President R. S. BARNABY First Vice President GEORGE H. PRUDDEN Second Vice President DAVID H. YOUNG Third Vice President GEORGE H. SCRAGG Treasurer ERNEST L. JONES Secretary BECKWITH HAVENS Chairman Membership Committee TRUSTEES WALDO D. WATERMAN ROBERT G. FOWLER GLENN L. MARTIN WILL D. PARKER VINCENT ASTOR WARREN S. EATON HUGH WATSON PAST PRESIDENTS *P. G. B. MORRISS *EARLE L. OVINGTON *FRITHIOF G. ERICSON J. LANSING CALLAN *CALEB BRAGG *WM. E. SCRIPPS *WALTER R. BROOKINS JACK VILAS BECKWITH HAVENS FRANK T. COFFYN *R. H. DEPEW, JR. GEORGE H. SCRAGG FRANK P. LAHM WILL D. PARKER *Deceased [[signed]]W. F. Stakey[[/signed]] SPECIAL MONUMENT COMMITTEE BRIG. GEN. FRANK P. LAHM (Ret.) Chairman LT. COMDR. BECKWITH HAVENS E. N. PICKERILL JOHN J. CURRAN CLARENCE A. deGIERS Coordinator [[signed]]Blanche Stuart Scott[[/signed]] This booklet is a gift to The Early Birds, their friends and historical and educational organiations from Th Liquidoeter Corporation, 41-03 36th Street, Long Island City, 1, N. Y., manufacturers of aircraft and industrial instruments since 1920. Printed in U.S.A. 475
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