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Amelia Earhart loved to fly
By: Wesley C.
Ohio, Age 8


2/24/1937

Amelia Earhart began learning to fly in 1920. Amelia's first time being in an airplane was at Rogers Field. Rogers Field is a dirt airstrip in Los Angeles. Amelia's father was with her at Rogers Field. Frank Hawks was also at Rogers Field. Amelia and her father paid Frank Hawks ten dollars to fly Amelia in the airplane for ten minutes. It is reported that Amelia said...


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