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Douglas Fairbanks Sells War Bonds

Douglas Fairbanks Sells War Bonds

This photo is from one of our Grandfather's many photo albums. This image shows pilot Bob Shank and actor Douglas Fairbanks. Below is the caption from the album, circa 1917.

"Douglas Fairbanks agreed to raise $1,000,000 for the Red Cross in a week if the Post Office Department would send him by aerial mail to New York. Bob Shank brought him back with over $6,000,000 subscriptions." View full size.

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