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A collection of correspondence, invitation cards and printed ephemera relating to the arrival of 'Graf Zeppelin' LZ 127 and celebrations in Tokyo after the safe morning of the airship, comprising, a letter from the Japanese Home Ladies Press Association on decorated paper congradulating Lady Drummond Hay; a set of six commemorative postcards signed by Mr Liizuka (20-8-29) featuring Miss Stinson and Air Marshall Nagacka, one inscribed 'The First Woman to Fly in the Japanese skies is the gentlest of creatures - I shall never forget her'; invitation to the Hamrikyu Palace; a lunch box wrapper; correspondence concerning Miss Stinson, her graciousness, flying powers and the tragedy of her fatal crash; invitation from Hyakutaro Migagawa, preident of Mitsubishi Shoji Kaisha and Kajishiro Funakoski, president of Mitsubishi Kohkuki Kaisha; invitaion to dinner at the Imperial Hotel dated 20-8-29; a rare decorated programme for a performance of 'Yataro and Osayo' at the Imperial Theatre and other items (A Lot)See Illustration (part lot)

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A collection of correspondence, invitation cards and printed ephemera relating to the arrival of 'Graf Zeppelin' LZ 127 and celebrations in Tokyo after the safe morning of the airship, comprising, a letter from the Japanese Home Ladies Press Association on decorated paper congradulating Lady Drummond Hay; a set of six commemorative postcards signed by Mr Liizuka (20-8-29) featuring Miss Stinson and Air Marshall Nagacka, one inscribed 'The First Woman to Fly in the Japanese skies is the gentlest of creatures - I shall never forget her'; invitation to the Hamrikyu Palace; a lunch box wrapper; correspondence concerning Miss Stinson, her graciousness, flying powers and the tragedy of her fatal crash; invitation from Hyakutaro Migagawa, preident of Mitsubishi Shoji Kaisha and Kajishiro Funakoski, president of Mitsubishi Kohkuki Kaisha; invitaion to dinner at the Imperial Hotel dated 20-8-29; a rare decorated programme for a performance of 'Yataro and Osayo' at the Imperial Theatre and other items (A Lot)See Illustration (part lot)

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