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Weather Data for 14 May 1908

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Kitty Hawk Life Saving Station
Wind DirectionSSWSWSW
Wind ForceFreshFreshFreshFresh
Vessels SeenSchooners=6
General RemarksTest at 6 am; Drilled with Beach apperatus Landed No. 6 distance from Sand anchor to Pole 75. yds; Expended 2. ozs of Powder, 1. Cartridge Bag, 1. Primer
KeeperA.B.L. Tillett Keeper

Kill Devil Hills Life Saving Station
Wind DirectionSWSWSWSW
Wind ForceFreshFreshFreshLight
ThermometerNo RecordNo RecordNo RecordNo Record
Vessels SeenSchooners=6
General RemarksDrilled with Beach apparatus distance from Crotch to Pole 60 yards time not Taken; Exspended 2 ozs Powder 1 friction Primer 1 Cartridge Bag; Wright Brothers made a flight with their air ship of Eight miles and Completely Wrecked the machine
KeeperJ.E. Ward Keeper

Wright Diary Entry

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