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This page stands to AMAZE anyone. It features one of the most important discoveries from my 1997-2017 research study: NEWSPAPER FRAUD. After Irene Craigmile Bolam's death was recorded in 1982, an attempt to put all rumors to rest about her past occurred within a contrived two-week long news article series published by the New Jersey News Tribune. The series was DRESSED TO APPEAR as an investigative series, one embarked on to determine if it could have been possible for Irene Craigmile Bolam to have been the somehow survived 'Amelia Earhart' living incognito before she died. The biggest revelation was its use of photo forgeries that were intent on making three different people appear as one life long human being. Take a look....   TS   

The Fraudulent 1982 New Jersey News Tribune Series...
 
The Swindell study discovered and revealed how in October of 1982, a few months after Irene Craigmile Bolam's death was recorded amid renewed suspicion that questioned her true past, the New Jersey News Tribune lured its readers into the ongoing controversy over who she really was, or used to be.
 
For two straight weeks installments ran everyday in the paper teasing its viewers into wondering whether or not Irene Craigmile Bolam had previously been known as 'Amelie Earhart.' To squelch the persisting rumormill that offered she did use to be known as Amelia Earhart, the series relied on public naivety by combining the photgraphed likenesses of three different people in its effort to present them all, albeit falsely, as one individual human being. There is little doubt news media lobbyists worked with the paper's publisher, John Burk, to concoct its deceptive ploy. Directly below find a glaring example where two of the different individuals identified as the same Irene Craigmile Bolam in the series were blatantly identified as one:

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On the page to the left is the 'Irene Bolam' photographed by Joseph A. Gervais in 1965 with her husband, Guy Bolam. She is also shown above here.

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"Irene Bolam, 1970s"
 
The page to the left features this 'Irene Bolam' in its upper left corner. She was not the Irene Bolam who Joseph A. Gervais had met and photographed in 1965, but the intention of the news article series was to leave people believing she was.

Right off the bat here above, by comparing the two newspaper pages and their accompanying photos it is easy to see how different 'Irene Craigmile Bolams' were intentionally placed in the series. This yellow journalism effort took place in order to make the paper's readers believe the different Irenes were one in the same person. Below are clear images of the above different Irene Craigmile Bolams shown in younger and older forms:

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Above is the Irene Craigmile Bolam her son identified in younger and older forms. Below is the former Amelia Earhart (AKA Irene Craigmile Bolam) the way she appeared after World War Two. 1946 and 1965 taken photos were combined to show the younger to older congruence. 

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Below is Amelia in 1937 shown transitioning into her future self as Irene Craigmile Bolam.

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After two weeks of teasing its readers, on the final day of the series the paper featured the full page spread below with the caption "Irene's Life Not So Mysterious." The series drew its conclusion here, albeit in a highly fraudulent way that there was never anything awry about the life of the recently deceased, Irene Craimile Bolam. However a close examination of this page reveals the images of three different women within an illicit attempt to depict them as having been one in the same human being. 

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As explained, above is the highly falsified life-long photo history of 'Irene Madeline O'Crowley Craigmile Heller Bolam' AKA Irene Craigmile' AKA 'Irene Bolam' carefully and purposefully assembled before it was to be displayed within the fraudulent series. The SOLE intention of this page was to fool the curious into accepting that Irene Craigmile Bolam was one life long person who was never known as Amelia Earhart. 
 
After two weeks the series attmepted to settle the ongoing debate over Irene's true identity by relying on photo-forgeries to convey there was nothing unusual about her. Importantly, it included a few barely legible photos of the original Irene Craigmile who appeared nowhere after the 1930s. The 1997-2017 Swindell study was the first to discover and reveal this extensive fabrication. Below shows how the study dissected and unraveled its yellow journalism foundation.

 

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Below is the other half of the top panel: 

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The above photo was identified in the paper as, 'Irene and Guy Bolam in Japan, 1963.'

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According the part of the full page newspaper spread of 'Irene photos' on the left, the image above depicted 'Irene Craigmile Bolam' the way she looked in 1923. Except it's a dead forgery give-away. When Tod Swindell interviewed Irene's son, Larry Heller, Mr. Heller commented that he had "never seen it before" and he "had no idea where it came from." Otherwise, he did identify the picture of his mother below, as he recognized her, to have been taken "in the early 1940s":  

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Below is the 10/29/82 'Memorial Dinner' program cover featuring a "1970s" dated 'Irene Bolam' photo. The photo features the older version of the 'early 1940s' mother Larry Heller identified. Larry Heller mentioned he "supplied" the photo of his mother that appeared on the cover. Below, one can see how it perfectly superimposes with the 1923 photo, although accepting the 1923 photo as a valid edifice proved difficult where it was hard to envision how over the course of five decades the 1923 Irene would have hardly aged at all, or how she was able to strike the exact same pose fifty years apart. Did she discover a fountain of youth? A cure for osteoporosis? Of course not. It grew to be obvious that the memorial dinner program photograph was used as a template to construct the 1923 photo forgery:

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Within the series photos, notice how washed-out the "1940s" dated version of Irene's image [shown in a clear version directly below] appears to be. It is important to re-emphasize here within the context of the series, the Joseph A. Gervais 1965 photographed 'Irene Craigmile Bolam,' FKA 'Amelia Earhart' was identified nowhere as 'Irene' prior to the mid-1940s. 

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In the top panel's "Irene through the years" labeled section, note how the photos are so accurately identified, to include the 1934 description: "Larry and mother at the Pines of southern New Jersey." 

The above-left "1927-1931" dated photo displays the original Irene Craigmile with her husband, Charles Craigmile (who died in 1931) and her Father, Richard Joseph O'Crowley. Notice the quality is illegible when it comes to viewing the original Irene's true image. A few other photos in the series also appear to display the image of the original Irene; all of inferior quality.   

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As a result of the discovery of forgeries used by the Tribune, the veracity of the series itself was absolutely debunked, to especially include its 'no controversy' conclusion about 'Irene Craigmile Bolam.'

Before the two week series was published, for the previous twelve years the enigmatic, Irene Craigmile Bolam left many people wondering if she used to be known as, 'Amelia Earhart.' Even her purported son, Larry Heller, questioned her true identity after she died, just as Time magazine did years earlier when she was still living.
 
The forensic analysis revealed misinformation and photo forgeries used within the series to contrive a campaign displaying a false linear progression of Irene Craigmile Bolam's full life story within its effort to convince the curious... that there was never anything unusual about her. It did so because many people at the time her death was recorded still believed she was previously known as 'Amelia Earhart.'
 
The paper's publisher, John W. Burk, who had been a close friend of Irene Craigmile Bolam's in her later-life years, and whose newspaper hosted her high-end Memorial Dinner event the final day the series ran, appeared to be part of the ongoing effort to cover the reality of his late friend's past as 'Amelia Earhart.'
 
Today the 1982 series is revealing of how the press itself was engaged to help throw off the curious. This becomes clear when one carefully studies the compared news photo visuals and other data that abetted the New Jersey News Tribune's fraudulent effort. Its October of 1982 "Irene Craigmile Bolam" series was specifically used to coerce the public into believing the three different human beings displayed directly below were one in the same person:    

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Irene Craigmile early 1940s

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Irene Craigmile 1946

Below: Note the profile and straight on 'mug-shot' photo forgeries used in the series that accompanied the other misleading information it employed. The poor quality of the torso in the profile forgery is particularly interesting. 'Mug shots' are akin to police arrest photos for quick ID referencing. It makes sense they were incorporated into the series for that purpose. All of the different photos below were used to make people believe three different women had been one in the same person. The 1923 'profile' mug shot was built from a photo of the original Irene O'Crowley Craigmile's aunt, who had been a Zonta friend of Amelia's. Her name was Irene Rutherford O'Crowley and she was considered a fairly prominent attorney in New York and New Jersey from the 1920s into the late 1950s. Larry Heller, the original Irene's son, verified his attorney aunt and Amelia were known acquaintances. It is likely attorney Irene was instrumental in helping Amelia to assume her niece's left over name and identity.  

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"1923" straight-on

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"1923" profile

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Below: A clip referencing the original Irene's 1934 born son, Larry Heller from one of many articles that appeared in the series. Throughout the series, apparently it didn't seem odd to anyone that twelve years after the national hubbub over Larry Heller's so-called 'mother' died down, many people, to include Larry Heller himself and his wife Joan, were still questioning her true identity. The first paragraph of the article reads: "Although Irene Bolam's son and daughter in law have repeatedly and consistently denied that Mrs. Bolam was Amelia Earhart, her daughter in law now says they are no longer sure." The text insert below Larry Heller's picture further references Robert Myers, who in 1985 with Barabra Wiley, wrote the book Stand By To Die that advocated Mrs. Bolam's past 'Amelia' identity to be true. Meyers, who briefly knew Amelia Earhart in the 1930s, also met and came to know Irene Bolam [the Gervais-Irene] in the 1970s, and based on what he learned from her and about her, just as Joe Gervais already had, he attested with 100% certainty that she was previously known as, 'Amelia Earhart.'

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Photo of Larry Heller that appeared with the article.

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The Joe Klaas-Joe Gervais book:
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McGraw-Hill's best-seller in 1970 offered Amelia survived and changed her name to Irene.

Gervais-Irene and her English husband, Guy Bolam
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As seen in the 1970 book, 'Amelia Earhart Lives' by Joe Klaas

Closer: The Gervais-Irene
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Photo taken by Joe Gervais August 8, 1965, the day he met her among other well known pilots.

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Amelia Earhart, 1933

Gervais-Irene & her former self superimposed
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Gervais-Irene, 1965 with Amelia from above, 1933

The original Irene, middle, 1930
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Shown between her husband, Charles Craigmile and her father, R.J. O'Crowley. Charles died in 1931.

The Non Gervais-Irene (Irene Jr.)
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This photo was first published in 1982

The Gervais-Irene, FKA 'Amelia'
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1964

Although many people assumed the suggestion of Amelia changing her name to Irene was disproved at some point in time, it never was. In fact, in 2015 Smithsonian Institution Magazine published a statement conveying that the controversy over Amelia's name change to Irene "still lives on."
 

ABOVE PHOTO: THE NON GERVAIS-IRENE; BELOW PHOTO: THE GERVAIS-IRENE
 
Displayed here below, only the Gervais-Irene, who appeared nowhere identified as 'Irene' prior to the 1940s, forensically matched Amelia Earhart physically and character trait wise. An entirely different person than the Irene Bolam shown above, this Irene Bolam DID used to be known as Amelia:

As seen in Protecting Earhart's forensic study...
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...Amelia as Irene, far left, as Amelia, far right, the two superimposed, center

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Amelia, left, Amelia in the 1970s known as 'Irene,' right

Gervais-Irene Craigmile became Irene Bolam in 1958
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LPGA Promoter, Peter Busatti with his friend, the Gervais-Irene Bolam, FKA 'Earhart' in the 1970s

"Peter Busatti said he accompanied Mrs. Bolam to the Wings Club in New York City on one occasion. He said a full length portrait of Amelia Earhart hangs in the room dedicated in her honor. ""It was a dead ringer for Irene,"" he said. ""I told her she looked like Amelia Earhart and she said, ""No, I don't look like her."" ""Sometimes I thought she was, sometimes I thought she wasn't. Once when I asked her directly she replied, ""When I die you'll find out,"" Busatti said. At a Wings Club event in Washington, Busatti mentioned all the admirals and generals seemed to know her." Excerpts from a 1982 Woodbridge New Jersey News Tribune article.
 
"...all the admirals and generals seemed to know her."

Amelia Earhart, age twenty-six.
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1923 into a mirror self-photo portrait. She would become famous in 1928.

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Amelia Earhart, 1933

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Amelia, 1928

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Classic Amelia, the blend begins.

Orville Wright & Amelia
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Gervais-Irene & former Amelia self
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Two photos superimposed.
Gervais-Irene & former Amelia self
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Gervais-Irene,1965 / Amelia,1933
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Gervais-Irene,1963 / Amelia,1928
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Gervais-Irene,1976 / Amelia,1932
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As the Gervais-Irene, 1978 / as Amelia, 1929

The Gervais-Irene, FKA 'Amelia Earhart'
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Candid photo taken at a 1964 ZONTA gathering

The Gervais-Irene & her former self
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Superimposed congruence

Amelia Earhart
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1932 Photo

   

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"1923" according to the Tribune series above

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Above photo date est., "taken around 1940" according to Larry Heller

Older Non Gervais-Irene
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'Irene Bolam' memorial dinner program cover date 10/29/82

Observing the three pictures above and the one below, one need only ask: How could Irene have gone from looking like she did in 1923 to the way she did in 1940, then back to the way she did in 1923 in 1982? The answer is simple; Larry Heller offered he had 'never seen' the '1923' dated picture of his mother and he had 'no idea' where it came from. To believe what the forgeries presented in the series attempted to do, one would have to accept how the 1923 image displayed a woman who barely aged at all over the course of fifty years, when compared to the 1982 dated 'Memorial Dinner' photo where she struck the exact same pose. Note again, the series never displayed the legitimate photo of the younger Non Gervais-Irene [above in the center] repeatedly identified by Larry Heller, no doubt by intention. 

Clearly the 1982 Memorial Dinner cover photo...
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... was used to forge the '1923' dated image.

After the photo history Irene Madeline O'Crowley Craigmile Heller Bolam was obtained by Protecting Earhart, with help from the original Irene's son, Larry Heller it was soon understood how forgeries achieved the deceit of blending different individuals into one. The most obvious reality was the found in the '1940' dated 'Non Gervais-Irene' photo compared to the '1940s' dated photo of the 'Gervais-Irene' shown directly below. Both were historically identified as one in the same "Irene Madeline O'Crowley Craigmile Heller Bolam" in the series. In truth they were not the same human being, even though the series tried to con people into believing they were:
                                                                                                                                                                           
 
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In the bottom photo of the top series panel, we see the Gervais-Irene next to her British husband, Guy Bolam in Japan in 1963 simply dated "1960s." It further exists as evidence of the extraordinary advancement of false history. To date it remains uncertain who was ultimately responsible for blending the three individuals into one by using forgeries, although the newspaper's publisher, John Burk had known the Gervais-Irene and he was likely endorsed by a higher source to concoct his 'Red Herring' series.
 
A Closer Look at the Original Irene Craigmile VS The Gervais-Irene
   
Part I: The Beginning & The Original Irene
 
According to record, the original Irene Craigmile was born 'Irene Madeline O'Crowley' in Newark, New Jersey on October 1, 1904. Her true birth year was disputed however, and her birth certificate was never located.
 
She became 'Irene Craigmile' by marriage in 1927, then 'Irene Heller' by a second marriage in 1933. The second marriage was annulled, re-enabling the name of 'Irene Craigmile' for further legal use.
  
The original Irene Craigmile was an only child. Her mother, Bridgette Doyle O’Crowley died when the original Irene was twelve years old.
 
During her childhood the original Irene was known by her maiden name of 'Irene O’Crowley.' Her mother had called her 'Maddie,' short for Madeline. At some point she was also given the family nickname of 'Bee.'

In 1920 the U.S. Census described the original Irene to be living with her grandmother, Sarah Rutherford O'Crowley and her aunt, Irene Mary Rutherford O'Crowley, [the attorney who would later become a Zonta sister friend of Amelia's] and a live in housekeeper. Their listed address was on Lombardy Street in Newark, New Jersey.
Curiously, the 1920 Census listed the original Irene as "age 14" that translated to a 1906 birth year.
 
The original Irene had been taken in to be further raised by her grandmother and aunt, after her father, Richard Joseph O’Crowley, a plumber by trade, purportedly fell victim to alcoholism following her mother's death.

The original Irene's uncle, Dr. Clarence Rutherford O'Crowley was a prominent physician who had graduated from Columbia University, where Amelia had been a pre-med student.

The original Irene was conveyed [questionably] to have been engaged to a physician in 1923, but such a marriage never materialized. In 1926 she became pregnant out of wedlock, and she gave birth to a baby boy who was adopted by her uncle, Dr. Clarenece and his wife, Violet. They named him, 'Clarence Rutherford O'Crowley Jr.'
 
The original Irene soon after married Charles Craigmile in 1927, a respected Civil Engineer in New Jersey from Rantoul, Illinois who was fifteen years older than the original Irene.
 
In 1928 the original Irene met the new-famous pilot, Amelia Earhart and the already well known New York pilot, Viola Gentry in Newark, New Jersey. The meeting took place at a Zonta banquet held in Amelia's honor. The banquet was emceed by the original Irene's aunt, Attorney Irene Rutherford O'Crowley, who had invited her niece to attend, according to Viola Gentry in a 1966 letter she wrote to Joe Gervais.
 
In 1931 the original Irene's husband, Charles Craigmile suddenly died of an appendicitis attack in Detroit while on a road trip with the original Irene. The two were returning to Newark from a visit with Charles' parents at the time.
 
In 1932, not long after Amelia's solo-Atlantic conquest, the newly widowed and bereaved original Irene Craigmile started taking flying lessons on Long Island, New York. Her "pals," 1929 Ninety-Nines charter members, Amelia Earhart and Viola Gentry helped to arrange the flying lessons for her. Viola was instrumental in finding her first flying instructor, although two pilots Amelia knew by the names of Carl Harper and Al Heller also instructed the original Irene from October of 1932 to May of 1933. [Carl and Al were 'friends.'] [Note: Amelia had been secretly dating Carl Harper prior-to and still after she was married to George Putnam. Well known pilot Louise Thaden later insisted Harper was Amelia's one true love, where conventional historians later alluded to a torrid affair Amelia had with Gene Vidal. At one point, George Putnam was stunned when news reports came in of Amelia and Carl Harper enduring a crash-landing together in Maryland. Lousie Thaden mentioned she used to serve as a 'beard' for Amelia when Amelia would secretly visit Carl Harper, leaving Putnam to believe Amelia was actually visiting, and/or flying with Louise. Where Amelia was capable of such a dupe over Putnam, we're reminded of one biographer's quote, "Amelia's habit of concealment extended even to her closest of friends."]    
 
In 1933, not long after earning her pilot's license on May 29, 1933... the original Irene realized again herself to be pregnant out of wedlock. In August of 1933 the original Irene eloped to Ohio to wed her child's father-to-be, Al Heller.
 
In early March of 1934 the original Irene's Son, Clarence 'Larry' Heller was born.
 
Part II: The Key Forensic Anomalies

No clear childhood, grade school, high school, college, family group, or wedding photos of the original Irene were ever located.

Photos identifying the Gervais-Irene as 'Irene Craigmile' [the Irene who Joe Gervais met and photographed in 1965] do not precede the 1940s.
 
In other words, the Irene Craigmile Bolam [the 'Gervais-Irene] who retired U.S. Air Force Major Joe Gervais met and photographed in 1965 appears nowhere in photographs identified as 'Irene' prior to the 1940s. 

Even though they were historically supposed to have been one-in-the same person, prior to 1945 two different women other than the one Joe Gervais met and photographed in 1965 were identified as the same Irene Craigmile, according to the life-long photo history of Irene O'Crowley Craigmile Bolam. One was the original Irene, the other one was not.
 
After 1940, photos of the original Irene O'crowley Craigmile are no longer seen in the photo history of Irene O'Crowley Craigmile's [later 'Bolam'] person. 
 
By the late 1990s, after over two decades of researchers off and on debating the point, it began to appear evident that the Irene O'Crowley Craigmile Bolam who Joe Gervais met and photographed in 1965, was the woman formerly known as Amelia Earhart after all. The forensic argument evolved to include solid deductive reasoning, pure logic, and undeniable physical and character trait comparisons. Apparently, and for reasons not clearly ascertained, the original Irene Craigmile's identity was newly attributed to Amelia Earhart some time after Amelia went 'missing' in 1937. It was further determined such a transfer had to have taken place during the World War Two era.
 
Part III: Retracing The Steps [Some repeated info shown in a different light]

According to Amelia's friend and famous pilot, Viola Gentry as conveyed to Joe Gervais in 1966... Viola and Amelia first met the (original) person known as Irene Craigmile in 1928 at a Zonta banquet given in Amelia's honor.
 
[Note: The Zonta organization was and still is a distinguished international club for professional business women. The club was founded in Buffalo, New York in 1919. In the 1930s Amelia Earhart and her friend, Attorney Irene Rutherford O'Crowley were two of its most prominenent members, Amelia of course, easily having been the Zonta's most famous member then. Still today, Amelia remains Zonta's most famous past member.]

Viola recalled how such a Zonta banquet followed Amelia's Friendship flight. The newly famous Amelia joined the Zontas then, and as mentioned the banquet for her had been emceed by Attorney Irene Mary Rutherford O'Crowley, the original Irene Craigmile's fairly prominent Aunt who would remain a good friend of Amelia's.

At her young age in 1928 and not being a business woman, the original Irene Craigmile was not a Zonta member. [The original Irene Craigmile was never a Zonta member.]

The original Irene Craigmile was invited to Amelia’s Friendship flight banquet by her aunt so she could participate in the festivities and meet Amelia. Again, by way of her aunt, the original Irene Craigmile was introduced to Amelia Earhart and Viola Gentry at that time, according to Viola Gentry.

After the original Irene Craigmile’s husband, Charles died in 1931... by the following October of 1932 Viola and Amelia were helping to introduce the original Irene to the world of flying airplanes. They did so at Floyd Bennett and Roosevelt Fields on Long Island, New York. The original Irene took her flying lessons at those two airfields.

In the Spring of 1933 the original Irene Craigmile's pilot instructor was one Alvin Victor Heller. They hit it off, and soon the two were dating.

In late May of 1933 the original Irene Craigmile was awarded her pilot's license. 

Not long after the original Irene Craigmile was awarded her pilot’s license, she realized she was newly pregnant with Al Heller’s child.

Al and the original Irene eloped to be married shortly thereafter. They were County Clerk wed in the city of Columbus, Ohio in August of 1933.

Al Heller was a barnstorming pilot and flight instructor when he met the original Irene, and he continued to be one after they were married. His work required him to travel on a regular basis.

When the original Irene’s son, Clarence Alvin Heller [AKA Larry Heller] was born in early March of 1934 in Newark, New Jersey, father and husband, Al Heller was "not in attendance."
 
By the late 1930s Larry Heller's father, Al Heller had relocated to Buffalo, NY where he worked at the Curtis-Wright aircraft facility. By 1940, according to record, Al's marriage to the original Irene Craigmile had been annulled.

Larry Heller, who was three to five years old in the late 1930s, later described how he and his 'mother' relocated to Mineola on Long Island where they lived with his "Aunt Gert" during said time period. He affirmed he was also often cared for by a woman named Mary Eubank during his childhood, a past schoolmate and friend of the original Irene Craigmile's, while his 'mother' learned the banking business.   
 
The annulment file from the original Irene’s fairly brief and unstable marriage to Al Heller is substantial.

Curious too, it contains a statement from Al Heller describing his own awareness, of how before the original Irene married Charles Craigmile in 1927 she had been pregnant with another man's child. [There are three letters from Al Heller to his estranged wife, Irene in the annulment file. The file contains no letters written by Irene.]
 
Al Heller appeared to believe the original Irene miscarried the child she was carrying in 1927, but that was not the case according to the O'Crowley's own family history. (See further below.)
 
Part IV:  Amelia's Personality and the ZONTA Organization
 
[NOTE: Amelia Earhart's personality was repeatedly described as one with both public and private sides to it. To public audiences and friends whom she admired and/or highly respected, she was always thoroughly engaging and very polite, if not entirely demure. At the same time, in the hangars and on the airfields among mechanics and other pilots, she was said to have been a tough competitor who was prone to rough ascerbic language use ('a sailor's cussing vocabulary') and those who knew her well enough, few they were, knew not to cross her for fear of her demanding temperament and/or the potential of her wrath.]     
 
In 1937 Zonta member, Amelia Earhart suddenly turned up missing during the final stages of her world flight attempt. She was soon after described as 'lost at sea, likely to have perished.'
 
At the time Amelia turned up missing in 1937 she was the Zonta organization's most famous member. From 1938 to 1940, Amelia's esteemed past Zonta friend, Attorney Irene Mary Rutherford O'Crowley served as President of the Essex County Zonta Chapter in Newark, New Jersey.
 
Although Attorney Irene's true niece, the original Irene Craigmile never was a Zonta member, the Gervais-Irene became a distinguished Zonta member when she joined after World War Two. She also served as a Zonta "International Relations Chairperson," cited for her ability to speak several languages.
 
[NOTE: Back in 1928 after Amelia Earhart first became famous, a co-worker of hers from Denison House in Boston described her friend, Amelia to a newspaper.  In her June 22, 1928 interview for the paper, Pauline Coleman included this remark about Amelia: "...she speaks five languages fluently and her pilot's license is written in the five languages which she speaks."]
 
Part V: Separation of Church and State 
 
In July of 1941, United States Presidential Cabinet Member and Secretary of the Treasury Henry P. Morgenthau Jr. issued Seton Hall University President, Monsignor James Francis Kelley of Rumson, New Jersey a commendation award for 'three years of patriotic service.' 
 
Three years earlier, in 1938 as recorded by Dictaphone during a meeting held by the same U. S. Secretary of the Treasury Henry P. Morgenthau Jr., record transcripts include Morgenthau replying to a query generated by Eleanor Roosevelt. The First Lady's query pertained to questions about the 1937 disappearance of Amelia Earhart. In his officially recorded response Henry Morgenthau avoided offering specific details to First Lady Roosevelt. Rather, he plainly indicated he could not release certain withheld information about Amelia's loss saying, "I hope I've just got to never make it public." Mr. Morgenthau also curiously remarked "Amelia Earhart absolutely disregarded all orders" adjacent to the time of her disappearance, and how if what really happened were to be made public, "any reputation she's got is gone." The official authenticated transcript of the entire conversation bears the date of 'May 13, 1938.' 
 
In 1982 when a newspaper reporter asked Monsignor James Francis Kelley (who Sec. Treas. Morgenthau issued the commendation award to in 1941) about his recently deceased good friend, Irene Craigmile Bolam having been the former Amelia Earhart..., Monsignor Kelley responded by saying, "I could not state my feelings. Doing so would violate everything I learned in the confessional." The quote appeared in newsprint. 
 
Part VI: Things The Future Held In Store

In 1984 when an elderly past friend and former legal clerk of Attorney Irene Rutherford O'Crowley's was queried about Irene Craigmile Bolam's life, in a reply letter she wrote she included her own "I'm confused" admission. The friend, one Lucy McDannel who was by then in her eighties, had worked with Attorney Irene from the 1920s to the late 1930s.

Lucy McDannel confirmed how Amelia’s friend, Attorney Irene Mary Rutherford O'Crowley (b.1885-d.1974) had been a "very dear friend" of Lucy's as well.

Lucy McDannel wrote how Attorney Irene had served as a legal contract adviser for Amelia Earhart's famous luggage line. Its corporate headquarters was based in Newark, NJ into the 1960s. She also mentioned Attorney Irene's past alliance with the Zontas, and her friendship with one Nina Price, a well known publicist and Zonta member who had also been a good friend and business associate of Amelia's.

Strangely enough, Lucy McDannel also described an "Irene Jr.," and recalled her as "16 or 17 years old in 1940." She referred to "Irene Jr." as somewhat of an 'errand runner' and 'helper' for both Attorney Irene, and for Attorney Irene's prominent physician brother, the well know Urologist, Dr. Clarence Rutherford O'Crowley.
 
It is noticeable in Lucy McDannel's 1984 letter how she makes no mention of the original 'Irene Craigmile' who would have turned age thirty in 1934. (Or twenty-eight according to the 1920 U.S. Census.) Lucy McDannel could only attribute the Irene she recalled to have been the much younger "Irene Jr."  
 
It appears to have been the case, how during the early World War Two years the original Irene Craigmile was no longer attentive within her own extended family realm. What became of her has never been authoritatively described.

As well, no O'Crowley family records list such a person as an "Irene Jr." The inference indicates the "Irene Jr." girl as a past non-disclosed reality. Within the O'Crowley family realm of her era, it later appeared she was not the only non-disclosed reality.
 
In 1984 Lucy McDannel also described how in 1930 Dr. Clarence O'Crowley and his Wife, Violet adopted a 'Son' and named him 'Clarence Jr.'
(Dr. O'Crowley turned age fifty in 1930, and Clarence Jr. was he and his wife, Violet's only child.) In 2006 the 1934 born original Irene Craigmile's Son, Larry Heller described 'Clarence Jr.' as 'several years older' than he.
 
In 2003 Clarence Jr.'s daughter, Peggy O'Crowley remarked how it was always "a family bone of contention" as to whether or not her father was a legitimate O'Crowley, likely explaining what became of the original Irene O'Crowley Craigmile's 1926 out-of-wedlock pregnancy.

"Irene Jr." appeared to have served as a 'nanny baby-sitter' for the original Irene Craigmile's Son, before the Gervais-Irene segued into his life to serve as his permanent mother-figure.

Somewhat contrary to, yet also in line with a statement he made in 2004 about being unaware of more than one woman identified as his 'Mother' in the 1982 New Jersey Tribune series... in 2006 Larry Heller only recognized the younger version of the "Early 1940s Family Identified Irene" (AKA the Non Gervais-Irene or 'Irene Jr.') as his 'early childhood Mother.'

ccording to the forensic analysis, it became clear that in the past more than one woman had employed his mother's identity, while it also appeared as possible if not probable, how by design throughout his childhood as he grew, it was meant for the original Irene's son, Larry Heller to believe he only had 'one mother.'

 
Larry Heller affirmed by 1945 he'd been sent to live and be educated at a boarding school. He eventually served in the Air Force, and went on to become a Pan Am pilot of globe traveling 747s. He also became a helicopter pilot. Today he is retired, and a pretty good golfer while living in Florida.

Larry Heller maintained he held no photos of his Mother pre-dating 1947.
 
Part VII: Irene Goodnight
 
To recap: So far four different 'Irenes' have been discussed within the context of this story. They are: (1.) The original Irene Craigmile  (2.) Attorney Irene Mary Rutherford O'Crowley  (3.) The '1940s-1982 identified Irene Cragmile' AKA the Gervais-Irene, AKA the former Amelia Earhart  (4.) Irene Jr. 
 
To also recap: In 2006 Larry Heller identified a woman in photographs who was not the original Irene Craigmile, nor the Irene Craigmile who Joe Gervais met and photographed in 1965... to have been his early childhood mother. Since 2002 the woman Larry Heller identified as his 'Mother' from his early childhood, has been conveyed by researchers to have most likely been the "Irene Jr." who Attorney Irene's past friend, Lucy McDannel referenced and described as "16 or 17 years old in 1940."

Most importantly, in her 1984 letter Lucy McDannel wrote, "In 1945 Irene Sr. (AKA 'Attorney Irene Rutherford O'Crowley') was not intimate with Irene Jr. otherwise she would not have called on me or the attorney Bee Parvin for certain complexities."

It was ascertained how "Irene Jr." had moved away in 1945. Research yielded the possibility of her moving Scotland while still single, 'with child.' To further such an ascertainment, after giving birth to her child, Irene Jr. returned to the United States where and took up residence in Connecticutt. 
 
Dr. Clarence O'Crowley's adopted Son, Clarence Rutherford O'Crowley Jr. and 'Irene Jr.' were not genetically related, but they were fairly close age wise, and they grew up in close proximity to one another into the 1940s.
 
In 2003 Peggy O'Crowley mentioned how her father, Clarence Rutherford O'Crowley Jr. resided in Connecticut.
 
In Randall Brink's 1994 W.W. Norton book, Lost Star Mr. Brink attributed Connecticut as the last place of residence for the potential former Amelia Earhart he referenced. The Gervais-Irene, however, lived primarily in New Jersey from 1958 to 1982.
 
Randall Brink was invited to the 1982 Memorial Dinner given for Irene Craigmile Bolam, where the ascertained Irene Jr.'s older image appeared on the program cover identified as the newly deceased 'Irene O'Crowley Craigmile Bolam.'   
 
As mentioned, the Irene O'crowley Craigmile Bolam who Joe Gervais met and photographed in 1965, (AKA the Gervais-Irene) mainly resided in New York and New Jersey from the 1940s on, until she died in 1982. She and her British husband, Guy Bolam also had a home in North Carolina. She was also very fond of Scotland and traveled there to visit friends whenever she could. It has been further considered, how among the reasons the Gervais-Irene did travel there, included the "certain complexities" Lucy McDannel referenced in her 1984 letter, as they pertained to attorney Irene Mary Rutherford O'Crowley no longer being intimate with 'Irene Jr.'
 
It is also possible after her stay in Scotland, Irene Jr. relocated back to the U.S. where at first she took up residence at Monsignor Kelley's Rumson, New Jersey home, and/or at one of the Gervais-Irene's homes.
   
In 1945 a future pilot named Grace McGuire was born in Scotland. She was adopted and raised there in the town of Kirn. She visited New Jersey in the early 1960s. There she took her first flying lessons at Red Bank Airport just before she turned eighteen.

In the late 1960s, while in her early twenties Grace McGuire permanently relocated from Scotland to Rumson, New Jersey, the same home town of
the aforementioned Monsignor James Francis Kelley, (1902-1996) the distinguished Catholic Church emissary and a former President of Seton Hall University, and long time good friend of the Gervais-Irene's.
 
After earning her pilot wings, Grace McGuire eventually purchased a Lockheed Electra airplane identical to the model once owned by Amelia Earhart. For a time, Grace McGuire's Lockheed Electra Model 10E was being stored in a hangar in Connecticut.
 
In the 1970s Grace McGuire, who bore a striking resemblance to Amelia Earhart, was identified as a 'good friend' of Amelia's survived Sister, Muriel Earhart Morrissey. She is also a known friend of the original Irene's son, Larry Heller.  
 
After initially refusing to comment about it to the press in 1982, in 1991 Monsignor James Francis Kelley finally admitted during a taped interview how his dear late friend, the same "Irene Craigmile Bolam" who Joe Gervais met and photographed in 1965... indeed had been the former Amelia Earhart. He had also mentioned how after the war she stayed with him for "three or four weeks" as he helped her with her new identity, and he also afforded her ongoing counseling and 'spiritual guidance' afterwards. Monsignor Kelley also described how for her own non-specified reasons, she no longer wished to be known as 'Amelia Earhart.'  
 
Adversaries to the 'Earhart survived' theory tried to claim Monsignor Kelley was 'mentally crippled' with old age dementia and senility, and the Monsignor 'made up' the story about his long time dear friend Irene Craigmile Bolam having been the former Amelia to inflate his attention starved ego.
 
As mentioned, it was known how Monsignor Kelley had not only served as Irene-Amelia's confessor, but he also served as her ongoing therapist. Kelley, a highly educated man held doctorates in psychology and philosophy. Listening to his 1991 recorded interview, Monsignor Kelley speaks with unassuming sureness as he discusses his late close friend, Irene Craigmile Bolam, AKA the 'Gervais-Irene.' Monsignor Kelley's Sister Gertrude was also a good friend and later-life traveling partner of the Gervais-Irene's. It was suspected, but never verified by Larry Heller that Mosnignor Kelley's Sister Gertrude had been the "Aunt Gert" Larry Heller described, with whom he and Irene Jr. took up residence for awhile in the late 1930s to early 1940s in Mineola on Long Island, New York. 
 
In 2006 the National Geographic Channel was clearly informed about the Swindell/Beyond 37' forensic analysis, that included the discovery of plural Irene Craigmiles who had shared the same identity, the realized fraud of the 1982 Tribune series, and the information yielded about the Gervais-Irene by Monsignor James Francis Kelley. The channel also agreed to cover the multiple Irene's discovery in its upcoming Earhart special. Instead, by the time its 'Unsolved History' Amelia Earhart special first aired, National Geographic had ultimately chosen not to address any of the recently learned of 'Earhart case'  issues. Rather, it diminished the true historical value of the decades old Irene-Amelia conveyance, and barely afforded it more than a few minutes of airtime.
 
Part VIII: The Gervais-Irene [FKA 'Amelia']; Amelia's sister, Muriel Grace; Irene Jr.; Grace McGuire and Larry Heller
 
As mentioned, and more:
 
In the mid-1960s the Scotland born pilot, Grace McGuire relocated to Monsignor James Francis Kelley's home town of Rumson, New Jersey. She had been invited to live with the well-known Monsignor in his beautiful Victorian mansion, where the Gervais-Irene often stopped by to visit Msgr. Kelley.

In time Grace McGuire came to own a Lockheed Electra 10E, the last known version of Amelia's plane. She named it "Muriel" after Amelia Earhart’s Sister, Muriel Grace Earhart Morrissey.

Grace was and remains good friends with the original Irene Craigmle's Son, Larry Heller, and she also affirmed herself to have known the 'Irene' who Joe Gervais met and photographed in 1965, [AKA the Gervais-Irene, FKA 'Earhart.']
 
Grace McGuire became fast friends with Amelia's sister, Muriel Grace Earhart Morrissey. Some consider no coincidence exists where Grace McGuire was named, "Grace." 
 
Ever since the Gervais-Irene was first implicated to have been the former Amelia Earhart in 1970, Muriel Grace Earhart Morrissey admitted how she had known and been in touch with Irene Craigmile Bolam [the Gervais-Irene] through their various Zonta club circles. Today Amelia Earhart is still revered as one the the Zonta organizations most famous past members, and Zonta boasts its own Amelia Earhart Scholarship awarded annually.
 
In 1985 Grace McGuire and Muriel Grace Earhart Morrissey traveled to Hawaii together to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of Amelia Earhart's Hawaii to Oakland solo flight.

In 1986 Grace McGuire traveled to Howland Island, the 1937 destination Amelia never made it to. On Howland Grace was photographed waving the state flag of Kansas, Amelia's birth place.

Grace McGuire's resemblance to Amelia Earhart is uncanny.

In March of 1998, Muriel Grace Earhart Morrissey died at the age of ninety-eight years.
 
In 2006 Grace McGuire and her good friend, the original Irene Craigmile's Son, Larry Heller planned and intended to fly around the world together in Grace's Lockheed Electra. Mr. Heller was to serve as Grace's navigator. The plan had been to commemorate the 2007 70th anniversary of Amelia’s world flight.

Their plan ultimately fell through when Grace McGuire was stricken with a bad case of Lyme disease. Still, it was hard not to notice; the bizarre coincidental friend and familial connections of the Gervais-Irene, Amelia's Sister Muriel Grace, Grace McGuire, Larry Heller, Amelia's past friend in the late Attorney Irene O'Crowley, Monsignor James Francis Kelley, the storied Irene Jr., and Amelia's other past acquaintance, the original Irene Craigmile.
 
With these curious family and friend connections, and the three generations of physical appearance similarities between Amelia, Irene Jr., and Grace McGuire... in the midst of it all, the hidden existence of a biological mother, daughter, and granddaughter relationship the public never knew about appears possible, even plausible.
 
 
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Some Notes: 
 
"Of course I knew Irene. She was a Sister Zonta." Amelia's Sister, Muriel Grace Earhart Morrissey refers to Irene Craigmile Bolam  [the Gervais-Irene] in a quote from The Woodbridge New Jersey News Tribune, 1982.
 
Regarding the prestigious 'Wings Clubs' in New York and Washington, and who used to show up there now and then, consider the following:
 
"(Peter) Busatti [who had known Mrs. Irene Craigmile Bolam for many years] said he accompanied Mrs. Bolam to the Wings Club in New York City on one occasion. He said a full length portrait of Amelia Earhart hangs in the room dedicated in her honor. "'It was a dead ringer for Irene,'" he said. "'Sometimes I thought she was, sometimes I thought she wasn't.'" "'I told her she looked like Amelia Earhart and she said, 'No, I don't look like her.'" Busatti said. At a Wings Club event in Washington, Busatti mentioned admirals and generals seemed to know her." "Once when he asked her directly [if she was formerly known as Amelia Earhart] she replied ""When I die you'll find out."" 1982 Woodbridge New Jersey, News Tribune.
 
[NOTE: The WILDER Network is a Super organization. The word "WILDER" stands for "World International Lyme Disease Emergency Rescue Network." Grace McGuire is a WILDER VIP.] The following can be read on its Website: 
 
"In the midst of her search for an aircraft, McGuire attended a function at the Wing's Club in New York, where she met Muriel Earhart Morrissey, Earhart's sister."

""(Grace) ...it was instant love. We hit it off right away."" The meeting led to a friendship that would last for years."

""...I reminded her of Amelia, but she said that wasn't the only reason she liked me,"" said McGuire, of the woman (Muriel Grace) who became one of her staunchest project supporters."
 
Below can be read on the WILDER hompage:
 
"Grace is amazing! She is an inspiration! Is it just a coincidence that she loves to fly, and that she is called Amelia Earhart's look-alike?   ...Or that she decided to complete Amelia's fateful trip?

Was it just a coincidence when Grace found a duplicate of Amelia's aircraft, one of only 15 Lockheed Electra L-10E's, made in 1935?   ...Or that she became fast friends with Amelia's sister, Muriel? ...And that Grace named her L-10E aircraft 'Muriel'?

We think not! In fact, the more you learn about Grace, the more clear it becomes that Grace McGuire's dreams are truly her destiny."
 

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1985, 50th Anniversary AE Hawaii to Oakland Flight
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Muriel Grace (Amelia's Sister) & Grace McGuire

Below find excerpts from a Nov. 8, 2000 article about Grace McGuire.
 
The article appeared in The New Jersey Independent. It was written by Linda Denicola. Included in brackets are a few of Protecting Earhart's comments about the information presented, where it appears inconsistent with past statements. Some curiously interesting notations are underlined.
 
"What Amelia Earhart started, Grace McGuire plans to finish. McGuire of Rumson spends most of her days in a large hangar at the Old Bridge Airport working on her 1935 Lockheed Electra L-10E." [Same model as Amelia's, it is the last Lockheed 10E known to exist in the United States.] 
 
"When her plane is ready, McGuire plans to finish Earhart’s trip. If all goes as planned, she will be taking off sometime next spring, she said."

"Her first mechanic was Ward Oakly. ""He was one of Amelia’s mechanics,"" she said. ""He taught me how to use the equipment and how to rivet. I didn’t know how old he was at the time. He told me he was in his 70s, but he was actually in his 80s.""

"Ward called another mechanic, Eddie Gorski, who was Amelia’s mechanic on her 1932 Atlantic flight in her single-engine Vega, but Eddie also had experience working on the twin-engine Electras. 'They told me that I had to know this aircraft inside and out because they were old.'"

"According to McGuire, Ward and Gorski taught her to do just about everything else."

""They kept telling me that I had to be in charge or I wasn’t going to get there. I’m awfully glad because I would have lost the project,"" she said."

"According to McGuire, a good friend of hers, who worked at the White House, saved her project. ""She found hangar space. It’s a huge plane and not the kind of thing you can put in your garage,"" McGuire said."
 
[As it was with Amelia, having a good friend at the White House comes in handy.]   
 
"McGuire has named her Electra 'Muriel' after Amelia Earhart’s sister, Muriel Morrissey. Morrissey passed away a few years ago. 'I met Muriel in the late ‘80s at the Wings Club in New York City, the oldest aviation club in the world. We became good friends. She wrote me at least three times a week. I’ve kept her letters and plan to eventually have them published.'"
 
[Grace previously stated she met Muriel 'in the 1970s.' She also traveled with Muriel to Hawaii in 1985 (see photo above) to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Amelia's Hawaii to Oakland solo flight.  Also as noted, the Gervais-Irene [FKA Earhart] was also a recognized guest at the Wings Clubs in Washington and New York.] 
 
[Note: The following pertains to Grace's 1986 trip to Howland Island.]
 
"In 1986 McGuire offered to help the Army Corps map the island. ""I got to see the little island, a coral reef really, right in the middle of nowhere. The trip to it was neat. No one goes there. We sailed there from the Gilbert Islands. It took 3 1/2 days.""

"McGuire has two navigators. ""One is a backup. My navigator worked for Pan Am for years, as did Amelia’s,"" she said." [Grace did not specify it, but Larry Heller, the son of the original Irene Craigmile and a former long time Pan Am pilot, confirmed he was his friend, Grace's intended navigator for her proposed world flight.]
 
To summarize, there is Grace McGuire, long called Amelia's 'look alike,' owning the last known-of model of Amelia's same Lockheed Electra 10E, sporting a good friend at the White House, she was initially befriended and helped by two of Amelia's former mechanics, she was a close friend of Amelia's Sister, Muriel and the original Irene Craigmile's Son, Larry Heller, who would serve as her navigator, with Grace also serving as an Army Corp helper at mapping Howland Island, as well as being a prestigious 'Wings Club' attendee.  

In 2017, Protecting Earhart's, Tod Swindell finalized and copyrighted his long term Irene Craigmile Bolam Versus Amelia Earhart forensic research and human comparison study. His study results enabled him to claim the forensic solving of Amelia Earhart's eight decades old missing person case in his name and in the names of his long-time collaborators, Randall Brink, Joseph A. Gervais (posthumously), Rollin C. Reineck (posthumously), and Joe Klaas (posthumously).
 
To contact Tod Swindell directly about his multi-tiered Amelia Earhart IP objectives, including rights to his feature film, "The Lost Electra," his Earhart animation project, and various literary IP's, not to leave out his two-decades long 'Irene-Amelia journey,' send an e-mail query to evantod777@yahoo.com or phone his voice-mail at 323-317-0886. Viable reach outs will be put in touch with his Entertainment Attorney. Thank You.

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Irene-Amelia.com advertises nothing but the truth about Amellia Earhart. It has existed as a World Wide Web internet website since 2007. Although periodically shouted down by naysayers, it has never been overchallenged. It features researcher, Tod Swindell's first ever embarked on, "Comprehensive Forensic Analysis and Forensic Comparison Study" that, 1.) Proved more than one person used the same 'Irene' identity. 2.) Displayed the head-to-toe physical and character-traits congruence the Joseph A. Gervais 1965 recognized "Irene Bolam" shared with Amelia Earhart. 3.) Proved the Joseph A. Gervais 1965 recognized "Irene Craigmile Bolam" appeared nowhere identified as 'Irene' prior to the mid-1940s, ultimately concluding against the grain fo conventional knowledge, that she and Amelia Earhart marked the same physical human being in younger and older forms going by different names.
 
Tod Swindell's forensic analysis endeavor was initiated in 1997. It first received national notice in 2002 while it was in progress. His original titled manuscript, Protecting Earhart: The Beautiful Alter Ego and Silent Legacy of History's Most Famous Flying Heroine has been housed and registered at the Writers Guild of America West since 2004, #1033972, and was ultimately copyrighted after several revisions and updates in 2014, # TXu 1-915-926. It was again copyrighted in 2017 with additional combined elements from the forensic study newly inserted, # TXu 2-061-539. For subsidiary-rights inquiries call 323-317-0886
 
Irene-Amelia.com is dedicated to the past tireless efforts of the late USAF Major Joseph A. Gervais [1924-2005] and the late USAF Col. Rollin C. Reineck [1920-2007], two World War Two heroes who began expounding on the 'Amelia became Irene' truth decades ago. A major thank you goes to Tod Swindell's chief collaborative partner, Lost Star author, Randall Brink, who worked directly with Joseph Gervais for well over a decade before introducing Tod Swindell to him in 1996. A thanks also goes out to pilot-author, Ann Holtgren Pellegreno, who supplied additional 'Irene' photo data and handwritten letters for the study, along with much similar data Joseph Gervais and Rollin Reineck forwarded Tod's way after it was transferred from a 1970s good friend of Mrs. Bolam's, the late Diana Dawes. All of these elements combined enabled the study to reach its reality based conclusion. Thanks as well to former CIA operative, Bazzell Baz, who provided some keen insight to this Earhart truth seeking endeavor when it was first getting underway in Santa Monica, CA in the mid-1990s.
 
Joseph A. Gervais, who is still considered by many to have been the most knowledgeable Amelia Earhart investigative researcher ever to pursue the truth, first asserted the Irene-Amelia reality in 1965. The controversial 1970 McGraw-Hill book by Joe Klaas, Amelia Earhart Lives delved into the enormous amount of Joe Gervais' investigative research and displayed the first nationally published photo of Mrs. Irene Craigmile Bolam, AKA the Gervais-Irene, FKA 'Amelia Earhart.'
 
From Tod Swindell: "Regardless of the fallout caused by Amelia Earhart Lives after 1970, my good friends, Major Gervais and Colonel Reineck spent the remaining decades of their lives working to better advance the reality of Amelia Earhart's name-changed survival to authenticity, after enduring their own long term evaluations of the existing evidence that supported it. Their efforts, but especially the decades old, never wavering "Amelia became Irene" assertion made by Joseph A. Gervais, inspired me to orchestrate the forensic analysis that ultimately proved their long held beliefs correct. Colonel Reineck's book, Amelia Earhart Survived that was published in late 2003, and was driven by my 'newly embarked on' forensic comparison study. Portions of my study appeared in his book, although a more extensively display of my material is seen here in Irene-Amelia.com. Colonel Reineck's book was also the first to credit my study for "proving" how one of the Twentieth Century women who used the same 'Irene' identity had been previously known as Amelia Earhart."
 
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