Bishop Milton Wright's Diary Selections - 1903

Thurs. 17

In the afternoon about 5:30 we received the following telegram from Orville, dated Kitty Hawk, N.C., Dec. 17. "Bishop M. Wright:
"Success four flights Thursday morning all against a twenty-one mile wind started from level with engine power alone average speed through the air thirty-one miles - longest 57 seconds. XXX home Christmas. Orville Wright"

Fri. 18

The Enquirer continued following headlines on the Wright's flying. Dayton Journal and Cin. Tribune contain nothing! though I furnished press reporter the news.