WALTER KNOTT: TWENTIETH CENTURY PIONEER.

WalterKnottPioneer[Book: Norman Nygaard – 1965 – 14x21cm – 118 Pages]. The story of the man behind Knott’s Berry Farm (Buena Park, California), the internationally known tourist attraction. This is the true story of an imaginative genius who parlayed a small berry stand on a country road into a fascinating complex of restaurants, western shops and an authentic ghost town manned today by more than 900 employees. Chapter Points: Little Texas; Grandma’s Tall Stories; Laying Foundations; Becoming a Family Man; Farming the Desert; Walter Tries Ranching; Specializing in Berries; The Restaurant That Ran Away; Family Affairs; Ghost Town; Calico; Let Freedom Ring. ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good.