Soaring Magazine Index for 1953 organized by Subject and Author

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Department, Columns, or Sections of the magazine are indicated within parentheses '( )'.
Subject, and sub-subject, are indicated within square brackets '[ ]'.

B, C, D, E, G, H, J, K, L, M, R, S, W, None
Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs
B.H. Carmichael, Aerodynamic appraisal of Fauvel AV-36, July-August, page 2
Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs
Altitude Flights
Br. Hormisdas, Up Canada way, March-April, page 8
Two New Clubs Formed - Two Meetings Reported, May-June, page 20
E.R. Southee, Gliding and Soaring Associations and clubs, July-August, page 27
J.D. Carsey, Editorial, July-August, page 41
Altitude Flights
Awards
L.E. Edgar, 'Way up there, July-August, page 10
Awards
SSA Presents Awards to Modelers, November-December, page 22
Warren E. Eaton award, September-October, page 27
Warren E. Eaton award, September-October, page 27
A. Raspet, Dr. Joachim Kuettner receives the Paul Tuntland Memorial award, March-April, page 13
J.P. Kuettner, Over Death Valley, Skull Mountain and Funeral Peak, May-June, page 7
Barnaby, R.S.
FAI gliding commission meeting [OSTIV; FAI], January-February, page 8
Gliding experiments that made the 50th anniversary of powered flight possible [History\American], November-December, page 2
Betsy Woodward
Lippisch Delta Wing glider in full scale tunnel; Soaring Champion, March-April, Cover
Bonotaux, L.A.
The Bonotaux plan [Sailplanes\Construction], November-December, page 19
Bowers, P.M.
Western tow planes [Launching\Airplane Towing; Powered Aircraft], January-February, page 6
Approved towing attachment [Launching\Towing], September-October, page 25

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Canada
E.R. Southee, Federal Supervision of Gliders and Glider Pilots, July-August, page 23
Canada
Carmichael, Bruce H. (a.k.a. Bruce Carmichael, B.H. Carmichael, B. Carmichael)
Aerodynamic appraisal of Fauvel AV-36 [Aerodynamics; Fauvel AV-36], July-August, page 2
Carsey, J.D.
The president's message [Training], January-February, page 15
Youth Shall Fly [Youth], July-August, page 30
Editorial [Youth; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], July-August, page 41
Compton, F.B.
The 20th National as observed by a senior airlines pilot [Competitions; Cloud Flying], September-October, page 8

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Civil Aeronautic Authority
Br. Hormisdas, Up Canada way, March-April, page 8
Civil Aeronautic Authority
Cloud Flying
C.F. Horne, CAA administrator approves SSA objectives, March-April, page 7
Cloud Flying
Competition Flights
F.B. Compton, The 20th National as observed by a senior airlines pilot, September-October, page 8
Competition Flights
R.H. Johnson, Just 20 miles short of a new world record, November-December, page 8
Competitions
R.G. Distin, Snow Bird meet, January-February, page 2
Lippisch Delta Wing glider in full scale tunnel; Soaring Champion, March-April, Cover
J. Spurgeon, 7th annual Pacific Coast mid-winter soaring championships, March-April, page 2
Soaring Contest; Friendship, July-August, Cover
Northwest group pioneers 'progressive' type meet, July-August, page 8
E.R. Southee, Gliding and soaring in North America, July-August, page 11
E.R. Southee, Organized National Sponsors for Science-Sport, July-August, page 17
E.R. Southee, Annual National contests, July-August, page 18
E.R. Southee, Regional Soaring Contests, July-August, page 19
20th National Soaring Contest, July-August, page 21
E.R. Southee, Organized Regional Sponsors for Science-Sport, July-August, page 22
E.J. Reeves, July-August, page 40
Winners Circle; Two 1-23s over valley, September-October, Cover
R.G. Distin, The story of the 20th US national soaring contest, September-October, page 2
F.B. Compton, The 20th National as observed by a senior airlines pilot, September-October, page 8
Northern California annual soaring contest, September-October, page 14
The 6th Mid-West soaring contest, September-October, page 14
The Wright Memorial glider meet, September-October, page 14
The National Governing Body for Motorless Flight in the United States is Fully Active, September-October, page 18
E.J. Reeves, September-October, page 23
E.J. Reeves, The 3rd Texas and Southwestern contest, November-December, page 6
N.C.N. Goodhart, 20th US Nationals through British eyes, November-December, page 13
J.C. Wolf and M. Wells and R Jackson andA Dawydoff, Recent regional results, November-December, page 20
Dawydoff, R Jackson andA; with J.C. Wolf and M. Wells
Recent regional results [Competitions], November-December, page 20
Distin, R.G.
Snow Bird meet [Competitions], January-February, page 2
The story of the 20th US national soaring contest [Competitions], September-October, page 2
Dumestre, A.
Report on the Fauvel AV-36 [Fauvel AV-36; Gliders], May-June, page 3

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Fauvel AV-36
R.S. Barnaby, FAI gliding commission meeting, January-February, page 8
Soaring Society of America is represented in meeting of the FAI, September-October, page 22
Fauvel AV-36
Foreign Publications
A. Dumestre, Report on the Fauvel AV-36, May-June, page 3
B.H. Carmichael, Aerodynamic appraisal of Fauvel AV-36, July-August, page 2
Foreign Publications
Friendship
Soaring salutes, May-June, page 5
Friendship
Soaring Contest; Friendship, July-August, Cover
Glider Design
Evolution of Glider Design, 1903 and 1953, January-February, Cover
Gliders
C.E. Kerr, Jr., Glider that supported boy built by Auburn lad, January-February, page 13
A.M. Lippisch, The seed that became a tree, March-April, page 3
A. Dumestre, Report on the Fauvel AV-36, May-June, page 3
1953 Gliders; 1903 Gliders, November-December, Cover
Goodhart, N.C.N.
20th US Nationals through British eyes [Great Britain; Competitions], November-December, page 13
Great Britain
O. Schwarzenberger, Switzerland provides financial encouragement, September-October, page 13
Great Britain
N.C.N. Goodhart, 20th US Nationals through British eyes, November-December, page 13
History
A. Raspet, The sailplane in research, training and sport, January-February, page 3
E.R. Southee, Mythology and Legend, July-August, page 12
E.R. Southee, Bird Flight as a Basis for the Art of Flying, July-August, page 13
E.R. Southee, Passive Flyers" versus "Power Flyers, July-August, page 14
E.R. Southee, Revival from World War One, July-August, page 15
E.R. Southee, The Lindbergh Period, July-August, page 16
R.S. Barnaby, Gliding experiments that made the 50th anniversary of powered flight possible, November-December, page 2
Holland
H.F.V.M. Shwing, Holland also takes advantage of soaring as youth training medium, November-December, page 12
Hormisdas, Br.
Up Canada way [Canada; Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], March-April, page 8
Horne, C.F.
CAA administrator approves SSA objectives [Civil Aeronautic Authority], March-April, page 7

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Johnson, Richard H. (a.k.a. Dick Johnson, Richard Johnson, R.H. Johnson, R. Johnson)
Just 20 miles short of a new world record [Competition Flights], November-December, page 8
Kelsey, W.P.
Up Drafts [Up Drafts.], July-August, page 9
Kerr, C.E., Jr.
Glider that supported boy built by Auburn lad [Gliders], January-February, page 13
Kuettner, J.P.
Over Death Valley, Skull Mountain and Funeral Peak [Awards\Paul Tuntland Memorial Award; Wave Soaring], May-June, page 7
High flying on "the big wave" [Wave Soaring], July-August, page 35

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Launching
P.M. Bowers, Western tow planes, January-February, page 6
P.M. Bowers, Approved towing attachment, September-October, page 25
Licher, Lloyd M. (a.k.a. L.M. Licher, L. Licher)
Soaring modeling [Modeling], September-October, page 16
Soaring modeling [Modeling], November-December, page 9
Lippisch, A.M.
The seed that became a tree [Gliders], March-April, page 3

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Literature
E.R. Southee, Literature of Gliding and Soaring, July-August, page 29
Ceiling Unlimited by Lloyd Morris and Kendall Smith, November-December, page 27
On Being a Bird by Philip Wills, November-December, page 27
Meakin, R.
Up Drafts [Up Drafts.], May-June, page 16
Merry, E.D.
The noblest of the sports [Training], March-April, page 6

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Military
L.E. Edgar, 'Way up there, July-August, page 10
Military
E.R. Southee, Armed Forces Glider Program, July-August, page 24
E.J. Reeves, Spiraling with E. J., November-December, page 18
Modeling
Third Annual New England soaring meet, September-October, page 14
L.M. Licher, Soaring modeling, September-October, page 16
L.M. Licher, Soaring modeling, November-December, page 9
NAA
NAA Elects Lanphier, November-December, page 17
No subject
E.S. Smith, Gliding on a shoestring, September-October, page 12
Ode to the Swoose, November-December, page 23
OSTIV
J.T. Rhodes, January-February, page 11
OSTIV
R.S. Barnaby, FAI gliding commission meeting, January-February, page 8
The 4th OSTIV congress, March-April, page 16
OSTIV papers, continued, May-June, page 18

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People
Fauvel AV-36 Flying Wing; Soaring Attracts Beauty, May-June, Cover
Soaring salutes, May-June, page 5
A. Raspet, Dr. Joachim Kuettner receives the Paul Tuntland Memorial award, March-April, page 13
Soaring: the avocation of aviation leaders, March-April, page 9
Soaring - the avocation of aviation leaders, July-August, page 7
Powered Aircraft
P.M. Bowers, Western tow planes, January-February, page 6

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Raspet, A.
The sailplane in research, training and sport [History], January-February, page 3
Dr. Joachim Kuettner receives the Paul Tuntland Memorial award [Awards\Paul Tuntland Memorial Award; People\J.P. Kuettner], March-April, page 13
Reeves, E.J.
Colorado (Spiraling with E.J.) [Sites], January-February, page 12
Middle-West (Spiraling with E.J.) [Sites], March-April, page 12
(Spiraling with E.J.) [Sites], May-June, page 15
(Spiraling with E.J.) [Competitions], July-August, page 40
(Spiraling with E.J.) [Competitions], September-October, page 23
The 3rd Texas and Southwestern contest [Competitions], November-December, page 6
Spiraling with E. J. (Spiraling with E.J.) [Military], November-December, page 18
Research
Lippisch Delta Wing glider in full scale tunnel; Soaring Champion, March-April, Cover
E.R. Southee, Gliders as a Vehicle of Research, July-August, page 28

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Rhodes, J.T.
[Obituaries]January-February, page 11
Robinson, G.
Up drafts [Sailplanes\Construction], September-October, page 11

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Sailplanes
Fauvel AV-36 Flying Wing; Soaring Attracts Beauty, May-June, Cover
E.R. Southee, Gliders as a Vehicle of Research, July-August, page 28
Winners Circle; Two 1-23s over valley, September-October, Cover
G. Robinson, Up drafts, September-October, page 11
L.A. Bonotaux, The Bonotaux plan, November-December, page 19
Official test of the AV-36 completed, September-October, page 22
New sailplane designs, September-October, page 20
Schwarzenberger, O.
Switzerland provides financial encouragement [Government Support; Switzerland], September-October, page 13
Schweizer, Paul A. (a.k.a. Paul Schweizer, P.A. Schweizer)
SSA mid-winter directors' meeting [Soaring Society of America], March-April, page 15
Shwing, H.F.V.M.
Holland also takes advantage of soaring as youth training medium [Holland; Youth], November-December, page 12
Sites
Soaring: the avocation of aviation leaders, May-June, page 6
Sites
Smith, E.S.
Gliding on a shoestring, September-October, page 12
Southee, E.R.
Gliding and soaring in North America [Competitions], July-August, page 11
Mythology and Legend [History], July-August, page 12
Bird Flight as a Basis for the Art of Flying [History], July-August, page 13
Passive Flyers" versus "Power Flyers [History], July-August, page 14
Revival from World War One [History], July-August, page 15
The Lindbergh Period [History], July-August, page 16
Organized National Sponsors for Science-Sport [Competitions], July-August, page 17
Annual National contests [Competitions], July-August, page 18
Regional Soaring Contests [Competitions], July-August, page 19
Organized Regional Sponsors for Science-Sport [Competitions], July-August, page 22
Federal Supervision of Gliders and Glider Pilots [CAA], July-August, page 23
Armed Forces Glider Program [Military], July-August, page 24
Soaring Expeditions and Sites [Sites], July-August, page 25
Gliding and Soaring Schools [Training], July-August, page 26
Gliding and Soaring Associations and clubs [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], July-August, page 27
Gliders as a Vehicle of Research [Sailplanes; Research], July-August, page 28
Literature of Gliding and Soaring [Literature], July-August, page 29
Spurgeon, J.
7th annual Pacific Coast mid-winter soaring championships [Competitions], March-April, page 2
Stacy, D.
SSA participates in aviation workshop [Soaring Society of America], November-December, page 23
Soaring Society of America
E.J. Reeves, Colorado, January-February, page 12
E.J. Reeves, Middle-West, March-April, page 12
E.J. Reeves, May-June, page 15
E.R. Southee, Soaring Expeditions and Sites, July-August, page 25
Soaring Society of America
P.A. Schweizer, SSA mid-winter directors' meeting, March-April, page 15
The National Governing Body for Motorless Flight in the United States is Fully Active, September-October, page 18
Soaring Society of America is represented in meeting of the FAI, September-October, page 22
November-December, page 15
SSA Presents Awards to Modelers, November-December, page 22
D. Stacy, SSA participates in aviation workshop, November-December, page 23
Switzerland
O. Schwarzenberger, Switzerland provides financial encouragement, September-October, page 13

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Training
J.D. Carsey, The president's message, January-February, page 15
ed, To the youngsters, January-February, page 20
E.D. Merry, The noblest of the sports, March-April, page 6
What totals complete aviation education?, May-June, page 22
E.R. Southee, Gliding and Soaring Schools, July-August, page 26

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Up Drafts.
R. Meakin, Up Drafts, May-June, page 16
W.P. Kelsey, Up Drafts, July-August, page 9

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Wells, M.; with J.C. Wolf and R Jackson andA Dawydoff
Recent regional results [Competitions], November-December, page 20
West Germany
J.P. Kuettner, Over Death Valley, Skull Mountain and Funeral Peak, May-June, page 7
L.E. Edgar, 'Way up there, July-August, page 10
J.P. Kuettner, High flying on "the big wave", July-August, page 35
West Germany
European Report, November-December, page 18
Wolf, J.C.; with M. Wells and R Jackson andA Dawydoff
Recent regional results [Competitions], November-December, page 20
Evolution of Glider Design, 1903 and 1953 (Cover) [Glider Design], January-February, Cover
Lippisch Delta Wing glider in full scale tunnel; Soaring Champion (Cover) [Research; Competitions; Betsy Woodward], March-April, Cover
Soaring: the avocation of aviation leaders [People\R.J. Dolman and S.W. Smith], March-April, page 9
The 4th OSTIV congress [OSTIV], March-April, page 16
Youth shall fly [Youth], March-April, page 20
Fauvel AV-36 Flying Wing; Soaring Attracts Beauty (Cover) [Sailplanes; People], May-June, Cover
Soaring salutes [Foreign Publications; People\G. W. Haddaway], May-June, page 5
Soaring: the avocation of aviation leaders [Scribner, K.], May-June, page 6
OSTIV papers, continued [OSTIV], May-June, page 18
Two New Clubs Formed - Two Meetings Reported [Affiliates, Chapters, and Clubs], May-June, page 20
What totals complete aviation education? [Training], May-June, page 22
Soaring Contest; Friendship (Cover) [Competitions; Friendship], July-August, Cover
Soaring - the avocation of aviation leaders [People\T.R. Smith and A.L. Wood], July-August, page 7
Northwest group pioneers 'progressive' type meet [Competitions], July-August, page 8
20th National Soaring Contest [Competitions], July-August, page 21
Winners Circle; Two 1-23s over valley (Cover) [Competitions; Sailplanes], September-October, Cover
Former soaring editor receives highest theater honor [Yerian, E.], September-October, page 12
Northern California annual soaring contest [Competitions], September-October, page 14
The 6th Mid-West soaring contest [Competitions], September-October, page 14
The Wright Memorial glider meet [Competitions], September-October, page 14
Third Annual New England soaring meet [Modeling], September-October, page 14
The National Governing Body for Motorless Flight in the United States is Fully Active (SSA News) [Soaring Society of America; Competitions], September-October, page 18
New sailplane designs [Sailplanes\Schweizer SGS 1-24\Mitchell\Perl Penetrator\Skylark\Skylark\Windjammer], September-October, page 20
Official test of the AV-36 completed [Sailplanes\Fauvel AV-36], September-October, page 22
Soaring Society of America is represented in meeting of the FAI [Soaring Society of America; FAI], September-October, page 22
Warren E. Eaton award [Awards\Eaton\Schweizer, E.; Awards\Eaton\Schweizer, P.A.], September-October, page 27
1953 Gliders; 1903 Gliders (Cover) [Gliders], November-December, Cover
(SSA News) [Soaring Society of America], November-December, page 15
NAA Elects Lanphier [NAA], November-December, page 17
European Report [West Germany], November-December, page 18
SSA Presents Awards to Modelers [Soaring Society of America; Awards], November-December, page 22
Ode to the Swoose, November-December, page 23
Ceiling Unlimited by Lloyd Morris and Kendall Smith [Literature], November-December, page 27
On Being a Bird by Philip Wills [Literature], November-December, page 27
Youth
Former soaring editor receives highest theater honor, September-October, page 12
Youth
Youth shall fly, March-April, page 20
J.D. Carsey, Youth Shall Fly, July-August, page 30
J.D. Carsey, Editorial, July-August, page 41
H.F.V.M. Shwing, Holland also takes advantage of soaring as youth training medium, November-December, page 12
ed
To the youngsters [Training], January-February, page 20
Edgar, L.E.
'Way up there [Medical; Altitude Flights; Wave Soaring], July-August, page 10

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