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Meet a Pioneer Pilot

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Bessie Coleman
By: Arinzona V.
Maryland, Age 12


An aviator who wanted all African-Americans to fly just like her ,but first she had to start with her education.At age 12 she attended Missionary Baptist Church. Her father left the family going to his tribes the native Americans.although she was never accepted she never gave up her goal of flying . she taught her self french and went to France then amazed her audience with flying stunts. she later made a show but died jumping down 2,00 feet.

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