ACE004[Magazine Vol.1/No.4: 1980. 22x28cm – 24 Pages – Many B&W photos]. Chapter Points: A message from Richard Munch (ACE president). Top ten coasters (by Robert Cartmell, Richard Munch, Allen Ambrosini, Mike Danshaw, and Paul Greenwald). Disneyland opens Big Thunder Mountain Railroad. Disney does it with style. Southern style coastin’ – Carowinds, Six Flags Over Georgia, Barnum and Bailey Circus World, Miracle Strip, Petticoat Junction, Funway Amusement Park, Myrtle Beach, Buckroe Beach, Playland Park, Kings Dominion, Busch Gardens +photos of each, etc. Ups and downs – news +Worlds of Fun open “Orient Express,” Six Flags Over Texas open “Judge Roy Scream,” etc. New England coasters +Old Orchard Beach, Savin Rock, Paragon Park, Mountain Park, Lincoln Park, etc. Carl Eichelman completes 500 rides on the Beast. Cajun coastin’ in Louisiana +Lake Ponchartrain’s Zephyr. Six Flags Magic Mountain’s “Colossus” reopens after re-profiling. Coaster art by Paul Bradford. [Front and back covers: A roller coaster montage]. [visit ACE]