[WWI] Interesting C and C News

Carlos Carreira cacarr1960 at gmail.com
Fri Apr 13 18:45:38 EDT 2007


Must read better the e-mails!

Anyway, who didn't know knows now that the oop C&C *International* issues
are also available in digital format.

Carlos

On 4/13/07, Carlos Carreira <cacarr1960 at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> I was to leave my testemony about that!
>
> Some time ago when I asked for Bréguet XIV references Knut Erik (IIRC)
> referred C&C vol.21#2. I asked about that issue but I was told that they
> were scanning all the issues to make them available in PDF format, but I had
> to wait. I checked their website often, and some time ago that issue was
> available - and also in paper! I ordered it and another one and two or three
> days after I received... a CD with two PDF's!
> I wrote mail about the mistake - due probably to the several emails
> exchanged about the availability of the issues in PDF - and today I received
> the two magazines.
>
> The scans are very good, no shadows. Although I prefer the magazines in
> paper it's always good to know that the out of print issues are again
> available, and with Paypal payment. And with a very prompt and good
> communication from them. Other publications should follow their example!
>
> The old issues can be found here: http://www.crossandcockade.com/back.htm
>
> Carlos
>
> On 4/12/07, Matt Bittner <matt.bittner at cox.net> wrote:
> >
> > I saw this on another forum that is quite interesting:
> >
> > "You have probably heard of the Cross & Cockade Society, the group of
> > aviation enthusiasts who banded together back in the 1960's to search
> > out & record the history of combat aviation in "The Great War". The
> > society fell on hard times and went broke in the mid 1980's. The
> > society's quarterly publication, simply called The Cross & Cockade
> > Society Journal, is now a sought after source of information. I
> > remember a complete set of 26 volumes going for over $1000 at an
> > auction a couple of years ago.
> >
> > Well, the Journal is now available on CD according to an add in "Over
> > the Front", which is the Journal of the League of World War I Aviation
> > Historians, the successor to the Cross & Cockade Society.
> >
> > Go to http://www.overthefront.com
> >
> > They are $25 per volume, credit cards accepted. Yes, I am a member of
> > the League, but I am also fortunate enough to have a complete set of C
> > & C Journals from when I was a member."
> >
> >
> > Matt Bittner
> >
> >
> >
>


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