Mascot, Douglas World Cruiser, "Maggie"

Mascot, Douglas World Cruiser, "Maggie"

     

Each member of the World Flight carried a stuffed monkey as a mascot. "Maggie" was carried on board the "Boston" as a good luck charm. It was signed on the side by "Boston" pilot Lt. Leigh Wade.

Donated by the Aerospace Education Foundation

Physical Description:
Stuffed toy spider monkey mascot "Maggie"; tan wool body with light tan vest; black silk bowtie; white artificial fur beard; small light tan cap; signature of "Leigh Wade" on left side.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Date
1924

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Barron Hilton Pioneers of Flight

Type
MEMORABILIA-Events

Materials
Overall: Wool
Dimensions
3-D: 17.8 x 10.2 x 38.1cm, 0.3kg (7 x 4 x 15 in., 5/8lb.)

Each member of the World Flight carried a stuffed monkey as a mascot. "Maggie" was carried on board the "Boston" as a good luck charm. It was signed on the side by "Boston" pilot Lt. Leigh Wade.

Donated by the Aerospace Education Foundation

Physical Description:
Stuffed toy spider monkey mascot "Maggie"; tan wool body with light tan vest; black silk bowtie; white artificial fur beard; small light tan cap; signature of "Leigh Wade" on left side.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Date
1924

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Barron Hilton Pioneers of Flight

Type
MEMORABILIA-Events

Materials
Overall: Wool
Dimensions
3-D: 17.8 x 10.2 x 38.1cm, 0.3kg (7 x 4 x 15 in., 5/8lb.)

ID: A19880404000