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Amelia's First Fly
By: Melody C.
New Jersey, Age 10


6/14/1920

From Roger's Field,a dirt airstrip in Los Angeles, Amelia took off for the first time ever.
Amelia got lots of support from her family to be able to do what she wants and fly the plane. Her father helped her a lot her dad paid ten dollars to a man named Frank Hawks for ten Minutes in the air.
Amelia was really excited she could not wait to go in the plane. Amelia would later recall ''as soon as we left the ground I knew I would fly.''
After that Amelia Earhart was a pilot.



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