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Wednesday, May 18, 2011
1930's story: "Nonstop to Mars" by Jack Williamson
Thanks to the industrious folks at the Internet Archive, you can read online or download “Nonstop to Mars,” a novelette penned by science fiction writer Jack Williamson, as it was originally published in the February 25, 1939 issue of Argosy Weekly magazine.
"Here is the record of Lucky Leigh’s incredible flight; how he piloted his ancient ship through the thunder between two worlds —to become the first Robinson Crusoe of Space."