Schlesinger Race

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Tom Campbell Black - The Schlesinger Race
... In the same year, Tom Black had entered in an air race from England to Johannesburg, South Africa, "The Schlesinger Race", flown from 29 September 1936 to 1 October 1936, the race offered a prize of £10,000 to the ... Campbell Black was one of the three favourites to win the race, all flying Percival E2H Mew Gulls ... On 19 September 1936, while preparing for the race, Tom Campbell Black was killed at the U.K's Liverpool, Speke Airport, in a ground collision with another aircraft ...

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