NAPHA NEWS 174.

NAPHA174[Magazine Vol.29/No.6: 2007. 22x28cm − 20 Pages − Many B&W photos]. Chapter Points: California’s Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk is 100-years-old (a 4-page feature highlighting major events and attractions). A ride on Dorney Park’s Oriental Scenic Railway (a 1905 description). Haunting memories (photos: Dorney Park’s “Gold Mine” in the 1970s, and Fantasy Farm Amusement Park’s “The Haunted House” in the 1980s). Coastin’ through time: four roller coasters that debuted in 1907. The world’s oldest tracked dark ride: 1906 “Grottenbahn” in Austria. Nashville’s Opryland closed a decade ago (a 4-page feature). Pittsburgh’s West View Park remembered +Dips and Racing Whippet. Dandilion Park in Muskego, Wisconsin remembered +Tailspin roller coaster. Prague’s 1892 Letensky Carousel at the National Technical Museum. New York Coney Island’s Bobs / Tornado fires of 1977 and 1978. [Front cover: A trolley arrives at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk in 1908. Back cover: Today’s crowds at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk]. [visit NAPHA]