Americans were utterly fascinated with airplanes in the years immediately after the Wrights soared above Kitty Hawk, and The Bird Boys were one of dozens of features that capitalized on that interest. Bill and Budd had a rather odd flying machine — theirs resembled a submarine with venetian blinds for wings. The youngsters used their surprisingly airworthy contraption to pull pranks.
16 pages/strips Bird Boys and their Airship the Flying Fish 1909
34 pages/strips Bird Boys and their Airship the Flying Fish 1910