Airships are getting so dreadfully commonplace

Crawford, Will, 1869-1944
Illustration shows a two panel cartoon showing on the left, pedestrians and people in and on top of buildings looking with amazement at an airplane flying over a city; and on the right, citizens no longer take notice of all the airplanes crowding the sky above the city. Caption: As it was a year or two ago / As it may be a year or two from now.
Airplanes, Air travel, Apathy, Attitude change, Awe, City and town life
Theodore Roosevelt Center
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