Lady Carlotta and the Storm

Throughout the 1880s, Carl and Carlotta Myers gave hundreds of balloon demonstrations at fairs and exhibitions all over North America. Later, they estimated that they had carried a quarter of a million balloon passengers, most of them involving short rides in balloons that were tethered to the ground.

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