Bluebonnets — 2S Ranch
It's Bluebonnet season in Texas! Martye's distant cousin, Barry Miller (a state of Texas Senator) of Dallas, in 1901 introducted the resolution to name the Bluebonnet the state flower. Barry Miller later became the Lt. Governor of the state. The Bluebonnet is one of the most famous state f
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Lewiston Daily Sun, 1 May 1926 bessie_cutting ... Infuriating reporting. Bessie's name is not mentioned in the headline and Wills, her mechanic, is listed as her "publicist." Betsch, the man who "accompanied them to the field," was the organizer who invited her to perform in Jacksonville and was escorting her during her visit to the city.
Bessie Coleman (Queen Bessie) 1892-1926. First African-American Woman to earn pilot's license.Denied entrance to flight school in USA, studied for license in France. Spoke fluent French
Willa Brown Chappell , born in 1906 . In 1938 , she became the first woman African American pilot licensed in the united states and in 1943 , the first African American Woman to possess a commercial pilot and mechanic's licence