The Lady Be Good
It would not be until May 1959 that a recovery team made the first trip to the wreckage site. They found the plane had broken into two pieces and the desert had preserved it remarkably well – but there were no crewmen. In 1960 recovery teams found the first five bodies of the crew members and the news hit the world. Eventually the remains of all but one crewmember would be found.
This story has been written about on numerous websites so I will not attempt to rewrite it again. A site I found interesting is located Here
Simply put it was a mystery story of the time that kept everyone’s attention.
The Life Magazine, March 7, 1960 edition gave great photo journalism coverage to the incident.