NAPHA NEWS 156.

NAPHA156[Magazine Vol.26/No.6: 2004. 22x28cm − 20 Pages − Many B&W photos]. Chapter Points: New York’s Dreamland 1904-1911. PTC is 100-years-old. Haunting memories (photos: Olympic Park in New York, Riverview Park in Iowa, and Six Flags Over Mid-America’s “Haunted Houses”). Acorn Ridge Park in Lemont, Illinois −1989. Fairground frolics (“The Magic Whirlpool” / Louisiana Purchase Expo’ 1904, and “Destruction of San Francisco” / Jamestown Expo’ 1907). New Jersey’s Keansburg Amusement Park is 100-years-old. Flashback (1924 =Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk’s Giant Dipper, and 1964 =Chapultepec Park’s La Montana Rusa). Carousel anniversaries. Florida’s Petticoat Junction −1984. International amusements: Giant Wheel and Mini-Railway at Bellevue Park Belfast in 1912, a Scenic Railway at Pleasure Beach Aberdeen in the 1930s, and Parque Urbano’s Railroad in Montevideo in 1910. Coaster-themed tin toys. [Front/back cover: Dreamland at Coney Island in New York]. [visit NAPHA]