Here’s one I can guarantee you won’t find anywhere else. While browsing through National Geographic back issues on CD-ROM, I came across a June 1918 article entitled “Aces of Aces” about the recent invention of air to air combat and the daring men who fought each other in the skies. Here is a picture of four Frenchmen relaxing between missions:
Notice what the man second from the left is holding. Just in case.
Update 07:22 24 Mar 2003
And what the hell is the guy on the far left doing? Note: I don’t really want to know.