NAPHA NEWS 191.

NAPHA191[Magazine Vol.32/No.5: 2010. 22x28cm − 20 Pages − Full colour]. Chapter Points: Special edition dedicated to “Playland at the Beach” in San Francisco, California. Early years: 1880s Ocean Beach Pavilion and the Gravity Railway, Charles I.D Looff, John Friedle, Chutes at the Beach, Figure 8, Shoot-the-Chutes, Bob Sled Dipper, Big Dipper, Bug House, Dodg-em, Ship-Ajoy, Noah’s Ark, The Frolic, Aeroplane Swing, Nut House, Topsy’s Roost, etc… George Kerr Whitney and Leo C. Whitney: “Playland at the Beach”, Dark Mystery, Limbo, Laffing Sal, Lindy Loop, Diving Bell, Fun House, Racing Derby, etc… Bartlett’s Rocket Speedway. Playland 1972 =the end. Playland’s demolition. Playland Not-At-The-Beach (Playland museum in El Cerrito, California). Playland at the Beach book authored by James R. Smith, and “Remembering Playland at the Beach” DVD are now available. [Front cover: Playland at the Beach’s Funhouse exterior. Back cover: Playland at the Beach’s 1972 demolition]. [visit NAPHA]