FABULOUS FARMER.

FabulousFarmer[Book: Roger Holmes & Paul Bailey – 1956 – 16x23cm – 186 Pages – Few B&W sketches]. “Fabulous Farmer – The Story of Walter Knott And His Berry Farm” …which grew, diversified and expanded to become America’s first theme park – Knott’s Berry Farm (Buena Park, California). Chapter Points: Pay Dirt; Rosamond of Texas; The Good Earth; The Farmer Takes a Wife [Cordelia (Hornaday) Knott]; Sand and Survival; Be It Ever So Humble; The Sharecropper; Miracle of the Boysenberry; Growing Pains; Ghost Town; A Railroad Comes to Ghost Town; The Farmer’s Wife; What Shall the Harvest Be?; Calico. (Reprinted in 2011). ANDY SHINE’S RATING: Good.