HISTORISCH OVERZICHT KERMISATTRACTIES: DE CAKEWALK.

KermisDeCakewalk[Book: Karel Loeff & Henni Van Oers – 2004 – 15x21cm – 50 Pages – Many B&W photos]. A publication dedicated to the history, growth in popularity, and current status of Netherlands fun houses, cakewalks, folly halls and schimmy houses. Selected Chapter Points: Introduction; The Name; The Movement Simulated; The First Dutch Cakewalks; The German Alternative; A Period of Popularity; A New Dancing – The Schimmy; Schimmy House and Wembley Attractions; The Metamorphosis of an Attraction; The Facade Sets the Scene; Manufacturers; New Success; Dutch Cakewalks; Families, Operators and Entrepreneurs. (Dutch script throughout). ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good.