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Remembering Jimmy Doolittle -- a true hero by any measure

...DOOLITTLE DOOD IT."Who was Jimmy Doolittle? What was he like? How did he...To give a flavor of the real Jimmy Doolittle, let me quote from someone who...acted with noisy impropriety, Jimmy Doolittle's maturity and calmness shone...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2012-04-14/remembering-jimm
Follow 'Greatest Generation'

A "thank you" for Perry Smith's informative and heartfelt column "Remembering Jimmy Doolittle ? a true hero by any measure" (April 15). It never ceases to amaze me how writers of Smith's caliber somehow can manage to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2012-05-01/follow-greatest-generati
'Doolittle Raider' dies at 88

...for one of 16 bombers that launched a daring raid on Tokyo on April 18, 1942. The task force, led by Lt. Col. Jimmy Doolittle and later dubbed "Doolittle's Raiders," made history by being the first to bomb important military and industrial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/09/met_146724.shtml
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Loss of a hero

...America was waiting on them to invade the West Coast. The country needed a victory, and Army Air Force Lt. Col. Jimmy Doolittle had just the ticket: Take the war to the Japanese homeland, and bomb Tokyo. Doolittle's proposal was quickly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/11/edi_147072.shtml
Editorials
Worries about museum plane loss

...flight in rain, night altitude records, the first lady passenger for a cross country flight, and the fact that Jimmy Doolittle's raiders and Susan Still trained here, and more.) This "model" is a vintage 1911 airplane originally built...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/12/edi_208168.shtml
Editorials
ASU exhibit details history, success of Augusta aviation

...prisoners of war. He also dispelled a rumor that Jimmy Doolittle, the pilot who led a B-52 squadron bombing raid...heard people talking at the air show this month that Jimmy Doolittle was on the field to train for his mission," Mr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/10/31/met_149907.shtml
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In the know

...England (at 9 on WCES-TV, Channel 20, and WEBA-TV, Channel 14). Veterans Day is an appropriate time to profile Jimmy Doolittle, a courageous World War II test pilot. He's the subject of tonight's Biography at 8 on A&E WWF GUEST: Arnold...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/11/liv_273672.shtml
Life & style
Across South Carolina

...festivities. At 89, Mr. DeShazer expects fewer comrades to join him for the private ceremony, a tradition Lt. Col. Jimmy Doolittle started after World War II in 1946. The famous aviator attended every year until he died in 1993 at age 96. Driver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/18/met_339094.shtml
Metro
Marchman sinks 7th career win

...Chad Blackston 76-75 -- 151 Mike O'Grady 72-81 -- 153 Russ Morgan 73-81 -- 154 Robert Long 76-79 -- 155 Jimmy Doolittle 75-81 -- 156 Bo Glover 76-82 -- 158 First Flight 146 -- Randy Sapp (78-68). 147 -- Richard Maddox (77-70...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/07/gol_294521.shtml
Golf
Laundry lists settle World War II dispute

...second B-25 to take off from the aircraft carrier USS Hornet. The first plane was piloted by Lt. Col. James "Jimmy" Doolittle himself, the famed American aviator and Army officer who led the raid on Tokyo. "What we've heard is that they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/22/met_289772.shtml
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