THE LAST DANCE: MEYERS LAKE PARK AND ZOO.

TheLastDanceMeyersLakeAndZoo[Book: Jeffrey D. Brown & Raymond D. Fete – 2004 – 22x28cm – 372 Pages – Many B&W photos, few colour]. A nostalgic recollection of Meyers Lake Park (Canton, Ohio). Featuring the rides and attractions once found there: The Dodgems, Carousel, Flying Scooters, the ever-popular Bug and not forgetting the Sky Rocket and Comet wooden roller coasters, and more. Chapter Points: Introduction; The Early Years (1812-1902); The N.O.T. and L. Years (1902-1926); Lake Park Theatre; A Personal Recollection; Maps; The Sinclair Years (1926-1979); Picnics; Moonlight Ballroom and Gardens; The Marathon Dance of 1933; Finis. Includes two music disks of the Big Band music once heard in the Moonlight Ballroom. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good / Recommended.