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Orville Wright, [Diary Entry], October 1902
[1 October 1902, Wednesday - Orville Wright Diary,
Kill Devil Hills, NC]
[2 October 1902, Thursday - Orville Wright Diary, Kill Devil Hills, NC]
[...] Stayed up till 10 o’clock discussing “tangential” with Spratt.
Weather Data for 2 October 1902
[3 October 1902, Friday - Orville Wright Diary, Kill Devil Hills, NC]
Lorin and Spratt went fishing, spending the whole morning in catching enough crabs for bait for a short time’s fishing in the afternoon. They returned about 4 o’clock p.m. with an eel, and a few small chubs and robins, and a good deal of sunburn.
The wind was very low, and after making a number of glides we were compelled to quit. No record was kept of the morning glides and only a few of those
of [in] the afternoon [...]
While lying awake last night, I studied out a new vertical rudder.
Weather Data for 3 October 1902
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