1935 Amelia Earhart Speaks in the Berry Bowl

Sponsored by the Tri Kappa Sorority, on October 23, 1935, famous aviator Amelia Earhart gave a talk on "Aviation Adventures" in the Berry Bowl. Admission was 35 cents for adults and 25 cents for children.

 

From 1935-1937, Earhart was a Purdue University career counselor and adviser to the Department of Aeronautics. 

 

 

Article from the October 23, 1935 Magpie 

Article from the October 24, 1935 Pharos Tribune

 

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