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aviation and contributed toward its development and acceptance at a time when it was looked upon as a crazy sport. History will record that he was a member of that exclusive group of so-called "bird men" who carved out the early beginnings of the modern air travel facilities the world enjoys today.

A member of the Early Birds. Curtiss La Q Day's name appears on the Wright Memorial Plaque in Dayton along with the others who learned to fly there on machines built by the Wright Brothers.

Full credit is given Curt Day personally for the photograph and a major portion of this biography.

[[stamped]] FROM THE FLYING PIONEERS BIOGRAPHIES OF HAROLD E. MOREHOUSE [[/stamped]]

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