NAPHA NEWS 220.

NAPHA220[Magazine Vol.37/No.4: 2015. 22x28cm – 20 Pages – Full colour]. Chapter Points: Atlantic City ­– Thompson’s Safety Racer and Scenic Railway +Rendezvous Park. Follow-up to Boardwalk Park (continuing from Vol.37/No.3, with Merryland Park in Indiana). Looking back to 1935 +Chester Park rides for sale, Rexford Park razed, Euclid Beach Park ads Surprise House, Kennywood ads Teddy Bear Coaster, etc. Bygone amusements (photos: Haunted House at Six Flags Over Mid-America, Barnstormer at Worlds of Fun, Roller Coaster at Joyland in Kansas, Zingo at Bell’s, Phantastic Coaster at Indian Nations in Oklahoma, Springlake Park’s Big Dipper, The Cave at Six Flags Over Texas, Fair Park Dallas’ Comet, The Rocket at Playland in Texas, Zephyr at Ponchartrain Beach, and Zippin Pippin at Libertyland). NAPHA visits Kentucky Kingdom and Hurricane Bay. International Amusements (photos: Figure-Eight at Luna Park in Rimini 1935, Hugo Haase Figur 8 Bahn in Dresden 1916, Water Chute in Dublin 1907, and Le Grand Huit in Lyon 1914). Laff in the Dark – night time photos. Roller coasters forgotten (photos: Bay Shore’s Dixie Flier, Beechwood Park’s Figure Eight, Edgewood Park’s School of Mines, and Clyde White City’s Figure Eight). Editor’s page. Image Potpourri: the lost parks of California. [Front cover: Texas Cyclone at Six Flags AstroWorld in 1980. Back cover: The Haunted House at Ponchartrain Beach in 1980]. [visit NAPHA]