Having been in the air mail service in America, he was dropped when demand slackened and fewer men were needed.
In the air mail we used to 'pull the motors every time they had done 500 hours.
For years he had been an air mail pilot and then had established a field of his own for training and commercial flying.
They were not in a region frequented by airplanes, nor in the path of an air mail line.
They were cast as waitresses in the restaurant which served the pilots at the main western terminal of the air mail line.
Ted sealed the letter, addressed it, put two stamps on, marked it air mail and turned to the others.
Then he opened his throttle as far as it would open and went streaking along the air mail route for Ringtown.
A revision of air mail rates upon a more systematic and permanent footing is necessary.
And by the way, I suppose you will fly out along the air mail route.
He grabbed the air mail; hurried to a train for Chicago, got another plane, and flew the mail through.
Garbage thrown out of a window