NAPHA NEWS 16.

NAPHA016[Magazine Vol.3/No.4: July-August 1981. 22x28cm − 8 Pages − 7 B&W photos]. Chapter Points: George Washington Gale Ferris’ Giant Wheel (1893 Columbian Exposition debut >>> the scrapping of Ferris’ original wheel). Carowinds’ expansion program. 294-acre Little England (Florida) latest. MCA Inc to open entertainment complex in 1981. Flashback: Grizzly River Rampage and Gondola Carousel at Opryland, Old House at Miracle Strip, Shady Rest Hotel at Petticoat Junction, the Bat at Kings Island, and others. Taft Broadcasting pledge continued ownership and development of Coney Island Cincinnati +future plans. Funway Amusement Park roller coaster for sale. National Carousel Association convention. Million Dollar Pier to close +other news. Members’ comments concerning a recent spate of roller coaster incidents and fatalities. [Back cover: Artist’s impression of Carowinds’ 1982 river ride]. [visit NAPHA]