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Title Delta Junior Stewardess Kiddie Wings
Date 1958
Collection Delta Air Lines Promotional Objects
Object Name Pin, Promotional
Catalog Number 2016.10.147
Description A. Goldtone thin metal kiddie wings lapel pin. Pin features a gold wing on each side of a round navy blue foil decal with the Delta Flying D logo and gold raised letters: "JR STEWARDESS."

B. Cream paper card with navy blue text: "Here are your Delta Junior STEWARDESS Wings. Every Delta stewardess wears her Golden Wings with pride. You, too, may wear these Junior Stewardess Wings. / Delta / ONE OF AMERICA'S PIONEER SCHEDULED AIRLINES."
Depth (in) 0.25
Height (in) 2.125
Width (in) 3.625
Dimension Details Dimensions of card with pin attached to it.
Provenance Delta's first style of kiddie wings. Issued on Delta's deluxe Royal Service first-class flights on Douglas DC-7s. Girls were presented with Junior Stewardess wings, while boys got the Junior Pilot wings. Paper certificates continued to be available for children on all other Delta flights.
Search Terms Delta Air Lines
Douglas DC-7
Royal Service (1958)
First Class
Logo, Delta Flying D
Subjects Children
Flight attendants
Souvenirs
Promotional products
Credit line Delta Flight Museum
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