August 1943

Love at First Flight/Spin In, Dumbwhacks

Volume 27, Issue 4

LOVE AT FIRST FLIGHT. By Charles Spalding and Otis Carney. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Co. 160 pages, Illustrated. $2.00.

SPIN IN, DUMBWHACKS. By Richard N. Ryan. Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Co. 154 pages. $1.75.

HERE are two amusing books, recounting the experiences of air cadets in the navy and the army respectively. Both are of the "Private Hargrove" school of humor; each gives a good idea of the lighter side of training to be a flier in our armed forces.

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