NAPHA NEWS 216.

NAPHA216[Magazine Vol.36/No.6: 2014. 22x28cm – 20 Pages – Full colour]. Chapter Points: Springbrook / Playland (a 5-page feature about the Indiana park). 1960s Geauga Lake Park. Jolly Roger: 50 years of the Maryland park. Scenic Railways (photos: Liseberg’s Bergbanan, and the Scenic Railway at Berlin’s Luna Park). Four-In-One-Wheel: William W. De Vore’s 1905 patent. Geauga Lake Park’s Sky Rocket > Clipper > Big Dipper. The Comet at Fair Park, Dallas 1947–1989. Haunting memories (photos: Petticoat Junction’s “Magic Carpet”, Paragon Park’s “Jig Saw”, Elitch Gardens’ “Haunted House”, Springlake Park’s “Ride ‘N Laff”, and Crystal Beach Park’s “Fun House”). Roller coasters lost: Lake George Amusement Park in Indiana =Figure 8, Little Coney Island in New Jersey =Double Racer, and Ringing Rocks in Pennsylvania =roller coaster. Members’ letters. NAPHA Archives: “Whip” ride at Hazle Park in Pennsylvania, Miniature Train at Excelsior Park in Minnesota, John Miller’s ‘Swirling Rapids’ ride concept, and Lake Worth Texas roller coaster in 1927. [Front cover: 1960s Geauga Lake Park. Back cover: snow-covered Coney Island New York]. [visit NAPHA]