Gale forced to land

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Gale forced to land - Aviation Field Is Needed Here, Fliers Contend...
Aviation Field Is Needed Here, Fliers Contend such instances. Hyers who plan a Miss Frances Gale, a commercial commercial flier and pilot from Fort Worth, is reported to have been forced to land here on Sunday afternoon afternoon enroute to Houston for the purpose of replenishing her gasoline supply and she is said to have taxied around and about for more than an hour in search of a safe landing field. This is but one of several instances instances reported lately, where flyers flyers have made impromptu landings here for some unanticipated reason reason and the lack of a designated and properly equipped landing field is particularly noticeable in landing here often are given information information in advance which is of assistance in locating a safe if not entirely satisfactory landing, but the casual flyer, forced down for any reason whatever finds the lack of designated landing facilities hazardous as well as inconvenient.

Clipped from The Eagle24 Aug 1931, MonPage 1

The Eagle (Bryan, Texas)24 Aug 1931, MonPage 1
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