Building The New Rudder - Saturday, October 4, 1902
The History: The winds were too light to fly today.
The Wrights began working on the vertical rudder. Instead of two surfaces, the new tail will only have one surface. Orville estimates that it will be 5 feet by 14 inches.
Their supplies are low; they "have neither butter nor bacon, and the canned goods are at a low ebb."