The Time "Wrong Way Corrigan" Chose Chicken Over Maryland Crabs By Gil Sandler • Aug 15, 2014 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email Gil Sandler Audio Pending... In 1938, a 30-year old aviator landed his plane in Ireland. Upon deplaning, he said that he had been headed for California. He became a national hero and was feted in Baltimore - with surprising results. Related Program: Gil Sandler's Baltimore StoriesTags: WYPR ProgramsGil Sandler's Baltimore StoriesBaltimore History Related Content The Time Roosevelt's Funeral Train Chugged Through Baltimore 2 years ago The Night The Train Station Rocked Itself To Sleep 2 years ago View the discussion thread.