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Plane Crazy: Fans in the upper gallery of Chicago Stadium get ready for take-off in February of 1942. "They do not know it is dangerous to throw things," said Earl, whose last name was Davis.

Plane Crazy: Fans in the upper gallery of Chicago Stadium get ready for take-off in February of 1942. “They do not know it is dangerous to throw things,” said Earl.

In Chicago, when the Black Hawks used to play, the fans used to throw stuff, including paper airplanes. Associated Press correspondent Charles Chamberlin went after the story in 1944:

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