In May of 1929, Earhart made an unplanned stop at the Amnity Airfield in Hughesville Pa. She rested at the home of Mrs. Haas and had lunch before continuing on to Cleveland to fly the inaugural mail route from Cleveland to Detroit.  Then in July  of 1929 she returned to the area for the grand opening of the Williamsport Airport, in Montoursville.* In September of that same year, a storm forced her to land at the Aero Clubs Flying Field on the Island in Sunbury Pa. She and her mother had lunch at the City Hotel before continuing on their way to Missouri. 

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