Item title reads - A real flying visit! - Mr Sperry arrives in the Mauretania, with his own aeroplane. Southampton, Hampshire.
M/S of Mr Sperry stood by his aeroplane which is on the deck of the Mauretania, he touches the propellor and walks off. M/S as the aeroplane moves forward. L/S of the...
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