BARREL O’ FUN 28.

BoF028[Magazine Vol.7/No.4: Fall 2007. 22x28cm – 28 Pages – Many B&W photos and illustrations]. Chapter Points: News and rumors +Astrid Lindgren’s World (Sweden) Vi På Saltkråkan. Goodbye to Pennsylvania’s Williams Grove +Allotria and Dante’s Inferno. Book reviews. “Flight to Mars” – a rite of passage (a 2-page feature). Playland-Not-at-the-Beach (new amusement park museum in San Francisco). Kennywood’s Gold Rusher bites the (gold) dust. DAFE visits Ghostly Manor Thrill Center and the XD 3D Theater in Sandusky. DAFE visits Mystery Hill / tilthouse (Marblehead, Ohio). Cedar Point’s Halloweekends. Dark Mystery (“Mystic Temple” location unknown). Hillside Park’s Toonerville Trolley. Dogs and Darkrides? Interview with Jerome Gibas (Kennywood’s general manager). [Front cover: Gold Rusher’s old miner and spider. Back cover: Patent from the past “Spiral Slide and Helical Barrel” (funhouse barrel variant) applied for 1907 / granted 1908]. [visit DAFE]