B-36 manufacture

Too big for the factory; the 'Peacekeeper' had to be built with the nose jacked-up so the tail, at the other end, would clear the ceiling. (1950)

Edward Teller- father of the Hydrogen bomb ( also known as 'The Super")


Robert Oppenheimer- father of the Atomic Bomb (first one built and tested simply known as 'the gadget')
"Aw snap! There goes my lunch appointment!"


...everyone is so calm! If it had been a 'Popular Mechanics' cover, the cop on the bridge would be shooting a couple of hysterical motorists