NAPHA NEWS 185.

NAPHA185[Magazine Vol.31/No.5: 2009. 22x28cm − 20 Pages − Many B&W and colour photos]. Chapter Points: Santa Monica Pier celebrates 100th anniversary (a 6-page feature detailing the park’s history and rides). Haunting memories (photos: Zoo Park in Columbus, Ohio “Haunted Mansion” in 1983, and Mountain Park in Massachusetts “Dinosaur” in 1983). Halloween through the years at Six Flags Great America including the Mausoleum of Terror. Looking back to 1979 and Elitch Gardens’ Twister. Detroit’s Edgewater Park quietens coaster (1956 roller coaster noise reduction +roller coaster car canopies). Illinois’ Kiddieland closes. [Front cover: Kiddieland’s Little Dipper and PTC #72 carousel. Back cover: Carousel building at Santa Monica Pier at dusk]. [visit NAPHA]