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1962 American Modeler Annual Edition
Table of Contents

Annual Edition 1962 American Modeler
1962 American Modeler Annual Edition Cover - Airplanes and RocketsTable of Contents

These pages from vintage modeling magazines like Flying Aces, Air Trails, American Modeler, American Aircraft Modeler, Young Men, Flying Models, Model Airplane News, R/C Modeler, captured the era. All copyrights acknowledged.

Here is the Table of Contents for the 1962 American Modeler Annual Edition. There is an image version and I have also OCR'ed the text so that it is searchable. If you see something you need that I have not already posted, send me a note and I'll put it in the queue.


Cover Painting, by S. Calhoun Smith 1
"Krackerjack", by William Winter 6
All About Air Modeling, by Cal Smith 10
Strange Case of Elyria's Flying Men, by Dave Holland with Cal Smith 25
How Roy Cox Turns Out World's Small Engine, by Don Downie 29
New Zealand National Meet, by W. Ivan Treen 32
Combat Winner, by Bill Carpenter 33
Rockets and Planes Highlight Science Fair, by Rosalie Vanzant 34
Air Model Nationals Pictorial Review 36
Technical Details on 260 Nats Planes 37
Grumman F7F "Tigercat" Carrier Winner, by Virginia and Ray Randall 50
Easily Made F-G Cowls, by Ray Randall 54
Relayless R/C Circuits, by Robert Elliott 56
Model Three Views 60
Who Flew What in R/C Championships, by Elinor and Howard McEntee 61
Poor Man's Multi Control, Updated by Ken Willard 64
Model Ambassadors to Argentina, by Dale Nutter 66
Should Your Club Consider Incorporation?, by Jim Moynihan 69
British Nationals 72
Engine Tired?, by Harold deBolt 78
Hand Launched Glider, by Van Hereford, Jr. 80
What Wrecked Our Big Meet? 84
"Da' Box" Class A/B Free Flight, by S/Sgt. Fred Salmon, USAF 88
Morane Saulnier, by David Dulaitis 96

Editor - Albert L. Lewis
Editorial Production - Rose Barello
Art Director - Otis I. Wells
Radio Control - Howard G. McEntee
Model Boats - William Baughman
Western Modeling - Dick Everett
Model Views - Bill Dean
Control Line - William Netzeband
Free Flight - William Winter
Scale - Paul Plecan
Editorial Offices: 420 Lexington Avenue New York 17, N. Y.


1962 American Modeler Annual Edition, Table of Contents - Airplanes and Rockets



Posted January 1, 2011

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