NAPHA NEWS 34.

NAPHA034[Magazine Vol.6/No.4: July-August 1984. 22x28cm − 16 Pages − Many B&W photos]. Chapter Points: Pennsylvania’s Rocky Springs Park a history +auction. Century of Progress +Safety Coaster and miniature railroads. Virginia Reels +the new Virginia Reel. Six Flags Great America’s 1985 − new roller coaster rumoured. Asbury Park’s Palace Amusements is in danger. Kentucky’s Beech Bend Park is auctioned. Bertrand Island Park to be developed. “Memories of the way we were at Rocky Point Rhode Island” (photos: Mountain Scenic Railway in 1912, Looff Ferris Wheel in 1914, Midway and Carousel building in 1916, and the Whip in the 1940s). Boomerang flat rides – last one at Asbury Park. Mill Chutes – four left. Elephant Hotel 1881 +Lucy the Margate New Jersey Elephant. Headlines from July 1917. Flying Turns and Disneyland Alumni Club. NewsFlash − 7 news stories including a spate of incidents. [Front cover: Rocky Springs’ Wildcat roller coaster. Back cover: Busch Gardens’ Big Bad Wolf]. [visit NAPHA]