NAPHA NEWS 196.

NAPHA196[Magazine Vol.33/No.4: 2011. 22x28cm − 20 Pages − Full colour]. Chapter Points: Martin’s Fantasy Island is celebrating 50 years of operation. Roller coaster anniversaries. 1981 Marriott’s Great America’s American Eagle opens. 1981 Michigan’s Edgewater Park’s Big Beast closes. Kennywood’s Noah’s Ark is 75-years-old. From amusements to defence work (WWII: Spillman Engineering, Lusse Bros., Philadelphia Toboggan Company, Eyerly, National Amusement Device, etc.). Haunting memories (photos: York’s Wild Kingdom’s “Haunted House” in 1983, and Palace Playland’s “Flight to Mars” in 1983). Remembering Harry Guy Traver 1877-1961. Members’ letters. NAPHA Archives: Mirror maze at Silver Beach in Michigan, Trackless train at LeSourdsville Lake in Ohio, Cleveland School National Amusement Device kiddie Ferris Wheel, etc. [Front cover: View from Martin’s Fantasy Island’s Silver Comet. Back cover: Martin’s Fantasy Island’s Silver Comet in silhouette]. [visit NAPHA]