AT THE FAIR.

VHS_AtTheFair[VHS: WKNO-TV / Memphis Production – 2000 – 55 mins]. Part of the “Memphis Memoirs” series presented by Rod Starns and featuring contributions from past and present employees and former fair presidents; the history of the Memphis Tennessee Mid-South Fair is detailed, from 1856 to the present day. Many historic amusement rides and sideshows are featured including: Pippin roller coaster, Grand Carousel, Old Mill, Noah’s Ark, Tumble Bug, Whip, etc… continuing with Libertyland and the Zippin’ Pippin roller coaster. Fast food, exhibitions, competitions, livestock, talent shows are covered too, as well as visits by famous people over the years, including Elvis Presley. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good.