But wait! Balloon Races!

Today’s Poster. A classic interwar post art deco design in 1933, featuring an eagle, Gee Bee and allied racers – and a balloon race! Well there y’go.

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James Kightly, Vintage Aero Writer.

From the Smithsonian’s online catalogue here. Sponsor: Chicago Daily News, Other: National Aeronautic Association. Medium: Poster, Advertising, Air Shows and Races. Dimensions: 2-D – Unframed (H x W): 55.9 × 35.4cm (1 ft. 10 in. × 1 ft. 1 15/16 in.) Date: September 1-4, 1933

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