Many non-aviation magazines were swept up in the growing interest in aviation that was accented by the exploits of World War l military aviation. These included COUNTRY LIFE, LITERARY DIGEST and MOTOR BOATING.
In fact, Motor Boating took aviation as its own and christened it “Air Boating” in a monthly series starting in February 1918.
“Air Boating has passed the experimental stage,” the magazine’s editors stated. [Read more...]