NAPHA NEWS 199.

NAPHA199[Magazine Vol.34/No.1: 2012. 22x28cm − 20 Pages − Full colour]. Chapter Points: The Great American Racing Derby (patented in 1913 by Prior & Church, this 7-page feature details the ride and its worldwide variations). Musical sounds at the amusement park: Banda Rossa, Willard’s Temple of Music and Orchestrions. California’s Chutes Park (a 3-page feature). Clason Point Amusement Park in New York: +‘Satan’s’ Big Wheel +Ferris wheel accidents and fatalities. Haunting memories (photos: Asbury Park’s “Mad-O-Rama” in 1983, and Maple Leaf Village’s “Show Boat” walk-thru in 1982). Roller coaster openings 1912. Letters to the editor. NAPHA Archives: National Amusement Device factory roller coaster cars’ construction, etc.). [Front cover: Chicago White City’s Racing Derby in the 1920s. Back cover: New York Coney Island’s Racing Derby in the 1940s]. [visit NAPHA]