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Chris Brooks, Model Airplane Winner 1959

Chris Brooks, Model Airplane Winner 1959

Chris Brooks holding his model airplane and trophy, 1959. Chris was the son of the Jaycees' Model Airplane Contest Chairman, Cliff Brooks.

The contest was for youths between the ages of 12-16. Isaly's of Youngstown donated two sets of trophies for the contest. Local donors for the contest were: Boardman Cycle and Hobby Sales, Amer's Hobby Shop, Mart Jewelry Inc., Model Aircraft Engineers, Youngstown Airways Inc., and District 26 of the Steelworkers of America.

This photograph appeared on the cover of the Youngstown Jaycee, March 1959, Volume 2, Number 5. The publication was published by the Youngstown Junior Chamber of Commerce.

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