Volume 81, Number 6 | July 7 - 13, 2011
West and East Village, Chelsea, Soho, Noho, Little Italy, Chinatown and Lower East Side, Since 1933
Photos by Milo Hess
Blimps and booms on the Fourth
Blimps raced over the Hudson River on July 4, reportedly at speeds of up to 25 miles per hour. Down on the ground at the Battery, the New York State Veteran Corps of Artillery, despite appearances, were not trying to down the dirigibles, but to salute America.