NAPHA NEWS 197.

NAPHA197[Magazine Vol.33/No.5: 2011. 22x28cm − 20 Pages − Full colour]. Chapter Points: Indiana Beach 1926-2011…; 1911 roller coaster openings. Six Flags Great America’s first Fright Fest of 1991. Carousels restored (a 3-page feature). Flashback to 1979 and a Halloween legend at Riverview Park in Iowa. Haunting memories (photos: Family Funways’ “Witches Castle” in 1992, and Forest Park’s “Pirate Ship” in 1981). 1911 accidents: Idora Park in Ohio, Coney Island in New York x3, West View Park in Pennsylvania, Pabst Park in Wisconsin, North Beach in New York, and Revere Beach in Massachusetts. Members’ letters. NAPHA Archives: John August Miller-designed one-stop loading / unloading station, Dayton Funhouse & Riding Device Company bumper car, and a John August Miller 1925 “Let It Splash” splash chute, etc.). [Front cover: Indiana Beach’s Hoosier Hurricane. Back cover: Indiana Beach’s Steel Hawg]. [visit NAPHA]