Many of the park’s attractions seemed to have surrounded around performance. 

For a mere 5 cents visitors could witness something titled “The Fatal Wedding”

 

THE FATAL WEDDING

 

I came across this photograph, Vintage Coney Island Show,  I was wondering if you may be able to provide some info on this attraction?

 

Thanks for any info you maybe able to supply.

 

William D.  Westfalls Indiana

 

William thanks for your question.

List of Attractions

LUNA PARK

(Frederic Thompson & Elmer "Skip" Dundy) 1903-1944

Location: 38 acres on Surf Avenue between W 12th and W 8th Streets next to Stillwell Avenue depot. (enlarged in 1912 - includes 31 buildings for shows & amusements, 28 rides, 2054 towers & minarets, 1,450,000 lights 1500 employees, uses 315 miles of tickets each season)

Coney Island - Rides & Shows List

  • A Trip to the Moon - 1903-1907 (cyclorama show) Note: Building converted in 1912 to Trip to Mars by Aeroplane; later The Battle of the Marne.
  • War of the Worlds - 1903-1905 (recreation of sea battle between a fleet of 60 foreign ships that attack New York City - with models & actors) Note:aka The Great Naval Spectatorium
  • 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea - 1903 (submarine ride to the north pole - moved on a flat surface. It seemingly dove and surfaced by changing the water level with pumps. At Pole an eskimo village with dog sleds, igloos set admist an refrigerated iceberg.)
  • Shoot-the Chutes - 1903-1944 (water chute ride from Sea Lion Park)
  • Infant Incubators - 1903-1939 (Dr. Couney exhibited at Dreamland 1904-1910 , at 1933-1934 Chicago World's Fair & N.Y. World's Fair 1939-1940)
  • Wormwood's Monkey Theater - 1903 only (monkey performers)
  • Hindoo Village - 1903 (from India)
  • Old German Village - 1903 (included a convention hall & restaurant)
  • Hawaiian Village - 1903
  • Japanese Village, Garden and Theater - 1903
  • Irish Village - 1903
    Note: aka Little Ireland
  • Philippine Bontac Tribe - 1903 - 1905 (sideshow of headhunters)
    Note:aka Filopino Village
  • Venice in New York - 1903 only (recreation of Italian city plus canals with gondolas)
  • Helter Skelter - 1903 (single slide attached to side of windmill)
  • Sea on Land - 1903 m 1904 (???)
  • Razzle Dazzle - 1903
  • Midnight Express - 1903-1907 (steam train carried 8000 passengers / day at five cents each - ad says on real railroad from Luna to Buffalo)
    Note: aka Minaiature Railroad; Electric Railroad - 1910
  • Dutch Windmill - 1903
  • Chinese Theater - 1903
  • Casino Ballroom and Restaurant - 1903-1944
  • Babbling Brook - 1903 (scenic tunnel water ride through simulated lakes and rivers) or (A photo marked Babbling Brook shows gondolas)
    Note: converted to Old Mill ride in 1904
  • Carl Hagenback's Trained Wild Animals - 1903 (in cicular Hippodrome arena)
  • Scinta's Band
  • Electric Tower - 1903 (200 foot tall tower studded with electric lights - used 1 year for aquatic shows)
    Note:aka Klaidescope Tower??
  • 3 Ring Circus - 1903 (Free show)
    • Cameroni - Slide for Life
    • LaZalle - novelty wire act
    • Howard - English equilbrist
    • Ernest Melville - bareback jockey
    • George Gilbert & his goats
    • James Adams - King of Clowns
    • The Two Picos - Comedy clowns
    • Josie Ashton - Queen of Equilbrists
    • Hassan Ben Ali - Arab Acrobats
  • Streets of Delhi - 1904 (reproduction of India city street scenes)
  • Dubar of Delhi - 1904 (parade of 300 India natives in colorful costumes and riding 60 elephants, 65 camels and 100 horses)
  • War is Hell - 1904-1905 (war drama with minatures)
    Note:Great Naval Spectorium
  • Hanging Gardens of Babylon - 1904 (10,000 trees & 25,000 potted plants - tea served)
  • Japanese Roof Garden - 1904
  • Ben-Hur Chariot Race - 1904 (in Hippodrome arena)
  • Plunging Elephants - 1904 (baby elephants sliding down chutes into water.)
    Note: Pigs sliding down chutes into water during 1930's.
  • Circle Swing - 1904
  • Flying Swings - 1904
  • Buzzard's Roost - 1904 (located at rear of park to the left and behind Chutes)
    Note:L.A. Thompson Scenic Railroad
  • Performing Horses - 1904 (horses jump into lagoon from tower; later King - The Diving Horse)
  • Fire and Flames - 1904 (drama of fire in 4-story building and block of buildings. 1000 performers with 60 firemen commanded by Chief Henry McAdams.)
  • The Old Mill - 1904 (tunnel of love boat ride)
  • Whirl-the-Whirl - 1904 (boats sail through the air around a tower 100 feet high)
    Note: aka Whirling the Whirl or Whirl of the Wind
  • The Fatal Wedding - 1904
  • The Laughing Show (Inshaw) - 1904
  • 3 Ring Circus - 1904 (Free show)
    • Spessardy's Wonderful Bears
    • Will Hill - High Wire Artist
    • Dracula - Aerial Contortionist
    • Zola's - Globe & Spiral Tower
    • Hassan Ben Ali - Arab Acrobats
    • Stickneys - Bareback Equestrians
    • Keller - Swing & Bending Wire
    • Josie Ashton - Bareback Rider
    • The Jennetts - Equilbrists
    • Francola, Du Chow & Lorentz
    • Zanzas - Breakaway Ladder
    • Bonner - The Educated Horse
    • Janice Irwin - Head Ballancer
    • Hayne's Wonderful Bulldogs
    • Bottomly Troupe
    • Gates & Nelson
    • Kenyon & de Garmo
    • Sandor Trio
    • Athurium & Miller
  • Dragon's Gorge - 1905 - 1944 (indoor scenic railway with scenes in tunnels of North Pole, Africa, Grand Canyon, River Styx and Hades)(had sharpest and steepest curves of any scenic railroad) Note: site of 1944 fire.)
  • Luna Park entrance enlarged & remodeled
  • Circus Maxime - 1905 (live circus acts)
  • Sanitary Soda Fountain - 1905
  • Human Torpedo - 1905 (man shoots down 75 foot incline)
  • Mountain Torrent - 1906 (boats? - combines scenic railway on 1/4 mile of track with short trip into water - its series of hills looked like the Alps)
  • Great Train Robbery - 1906 (show with real train & cars in a western town; held on world's largest stage 760 x 170 feet)
  • Iggorottes - 1906 (village of natives @ rear of park)
  • Port Arthur in Russo-Japanese War - 1906 (war drama with miniatures) Note:aka The Great Naval Spectatorium
  • Trip Thru Europe - 1906 (illusion in railway car with moving scenery)
  • Heppe's Candy Meat Market (candies shaped like meat) - 1906 m 1917
  • Pawnee Bill's Wild West Show - m 1906
  • Babylonian Hanging Gardens - 1906 (160,000 plants on roof garden)
  • Mundy's Mengerie - 1906 m 1907 (200 performing animals - lions, tigers, etc. - in Hippodrome arena)
    Note: aka Mundy's Wild Animal Show
  • Helter Skelter - 1906 (double slide for two couples side by side - ride improved)
  • The Tickler - 1907 (patented by William Mangels - circular cars bouncing through a maze on inclined plane - 421,000 admissions @ 10 cents or $42,000 in 1907)
  • Neptune's Daughter - 1907
  • Molly Coddle - 1907 (25 people in boat within a triangle of mirrors. Illusion people think they were going to collide with other boats.)
  • Marino - 1907 (an illusion)
  • Days of 49' - 1907 (show - robbery of a treasure stage-coach on previous year's 'Great Train Robbery' stage - 75 people on horses in show.)
  • Kansas Cyclone - 1907 only (show with electrical scenic panorama)
  • Brownie Theater - 1907 (midgets)
  • Ostrich Farm - 1907 (races against humans, elephants and bicycles)
  • Wiggle Woggle - 1907
  • Night and Morning - 1907 (journey through Heaven & Hell based on Dante's Inferno)
  • Theater Pavilion - 1907 (drama: Ship Wreck)
  • Human Toboggan Slide - 1907 (ride an inclined plane at "mile a minute")
    Note: aka Kelly's Slide)
  • Witching Waves - 1907 - 1932 (scooter cars propelled by undulating metal surface acting as a wave - doubled in size in 1914)
  • Laughing Gallery - 1907
  • Luna Theater - 1907 (motion pictures)
  • Autodrome - 1907 (merry-go-round style - menagerie machine; cost $45,000)
  • Double Whirl - 1907 (6 small Ferris wheels on revolving large base)
  • The Red Mill - 1907 (boat ride through tunnel) m 1913 rebuilt & new scenery m 1926 m 1933
  • Great Shipwreck - 1907 (show dealing with sacking of Henlopen, Delaware by Capt. Kidd's brother - while pirates sacking city, storms comes up and drives "Corsair" on the rocks - 11 minutes)
  • Days of 49' - 1907 (show - robbery of train & plunge into ravine)
  • Rounders - 1907 (merry-go-round)
  • Parisian Cafe - 1907 m 1910 (restaurant for 5000 diners)
  • A Musical Flower Garden - 1907 (talking flowers)
  • Niagara Falls by Wire - 1907 (show or Penny in slot novelty??)
  • Bauer Sisters Candy Delicatessen - 1907-1910
  • Virginia Reel - 1908 (circular cars spin as they serpentine down on a track and into final whirlpool) m 1920
  • Burning of the Prairie Belle - 1908 m 1909 (fire on board steamer - also life on Mississippi during anti-bellum days - negroes in cotton fields)
  • Burning of Natchez - 1908 (show with 300 people & 150 horses)
  • Waterless Wave - 1908 (??is this in reference to Witching Wave??)
  • Battle of the "Merrimac" and the "Monitor" - 1908 (cyclorama from Jamestown Exposition in Trip to Moon Building)
  • The Man Hunt - 1908 (125 plunging horses, 300 men & women - climax burning of Mexican-Indian at stake)
  • Jolly Follies - 1908 (3 big laugh shows)
  • Marionette Theater - 1908
  • Human Laundry - 1908 (illusion of people being ironed)
  • The Lost Girl - 1908
  • Camera Obscura - 1908
  • Via Wireless - 1908 (ship saved by telegraph operator)
  • Saved by Wireless - 1909 m 1910 (In 1909 a liner saves yacht caught in a storm - sent an SOS. Show in 1910, town saved from flood by telegraph operator)
  • Crack of Doom - 1909 m 1910(water destroys miniature mining town - 1,000,000 gallons - cost $200,000)
  • The Musical Floor - 1909 (moving floor connected to calliope notes)
  • Bouncer - 1909 (slide with canvas instead of wood. The cloth, with the aid of a number of wheels that rapidly revolve - provides the bounce.)
  • Sinking of the Republic - 1909 (maritime disaster where White Star liner sunk)
  • Billilen's Temple - 1909 (laugh show)
  • Bouncing Bell Buoy - 1909 (ride around on top of can buoy around lighthouse - roll & twist on course)
  • Magic Chair - 1909
  • Falling Statue; trick swings & chairs - 1909
  • Human Menagerie - 1909 (show ??)
  • Firecracker Maze - 1909
  • Enchanted Fish Bowl - 1909
  • Thompson Scenic Railroad - 1909 m 1912 (is this Toboggan Railway?)
  • Ocean Wave - 1909 (long circular boat ride - 5 minutes)
  • The Cake-walk - 1909 m 1910 (ride)
  • The Newlyweds - 1909 (show)
  • Affinities - 1909 (laugh show)
  • Trip to Mars by Aeroplane - 1910-1912 (formerly A Trip to the Moon refurbished with airplanes under own power. 100 passengers taken on a trip which starts from Governor's Island, sails thru the clouds to Mars. A lecturer on board to narrate the sights. Some accounts say it then flies to several stars before returning to earth)
  • Pneumatic Tube & Miniature Subway - 1910 m 1911 (subterranean railroad 3500 feet in length for 2 minutes - passengers are enclosed for protection - winds its way through caverns and gorges, alternately descending and descending - burned in 1911 fire)
  • Elephant rides - m 1910 (Gyp and Judy often carried 9000 people / week)
  • Chanticleer Carousel - m 1910 (certainly was there earlier as I've seen it in a postcard, but 1910 is the year it debuted at Steeplechase)
  • The Teaser - 1910 m 1911 (Mangels laughing ride)
  • Baby Rides - 1910 (miniature motorcycles ride)
  • The Brainstorm - 1910 (laughing illusion)
  • Human Tarpons - 1910 (patrons with rod & reel tried to land expert swimmers in a tank. Three sized swimmers for people of different skill levels and for children.)
  • Maude, the kicking mule - 1910
  • Minia Vita - 1910 (novelty trick show)
  • Third Rail Mountain Coaster - 1910 (roller coaster - Mountain Torrent converted into 3rd rail coaster - two cars long???)
  • Sinking of the Maine - 1910 m 1911 (show includes blowing up U.S. ship the Maine, also famous castle in background)
    Note: aka Havana
  • Airplane Dip - 1911 (10 passenger planes, propelled under own power?? - shoot over towers and across lagoon - Was this installed?)
  • Luna Dips - 1911
  • Motordrome - 1911 (automobiles race around 85 ft circular track)
    Note: aka Automobile Speedway ??
  • Cookoo Clock - 1911 (machinery show - had clock works all about audience)
  • Tumbler - 1911 m 1937
  • Monkey Music Hall - 1911 (ape show with 60 monkeys - they play in a band; shows interior of a monkey's house and how they get dressed))
  • Japanese bowling alleys
  • Joy Ride - 1911 (underground course with great scenes on route)
  • Checkers Slide - m 1911 (burned in 1911 fire)
  • Temple of Mystery - m 1911 (burned in 1911 fire - rebuilt & m 1916)
  • German Carousel - 1911
  • Great Fire Show - 1912 only (show depicting a western town at height of activity actually destroyed by fire) 1 year only
  • Cabaret Circus - 1912 (show with 32 acts)
  • Turkey Trot - 1912 m 1913
  • China's Fairy Fountain - 1912 (show - magic acts)
  • Japanese Village - 1912
  • Travelling merry-go-round - 1912 (ride name??)
  • Gyroscope ride - 1912 (ride name??)
  • Toboggan - 1912 m 1920
  • Coal Mine - 1912 (donkey ride through reproduction of Pennsylvania coal mine) m 1918 m ;new scenery in 1913, m 1926
  • The Lolly Pop - 1912 m 1913 (circular ride in water)
  • Kiss Waltz - 1912 (cars waltz in an odd-shaped tube)
  • The Frolic - m 1912 (probably there earlier - flat spinning ride with suspended cars tilting out with centrifugal force)
  • The Burros - 1912 (ride over mountain trails on real burros for 1/4 mile)
  • Fall of Adrianople - 1913 (spectacle on a stage 475 x 175 ft - a Turkish city with mosques, bazaars, minarets & embattled castle. Forts with 12 inch cannon & mountain backdrop - grandstand for 1,800 Invading Bulgarians, Serbs, Montenegrens & Greeks bombard Turks, storming of fort & surrender of garrison - cost $250,000) aka Fire & Sword - one year only
  • Tornado and Flood - 1913 (Omaha and Dayton disasters)
  • Captain Lousi Sorcho's Deep Sea Diving Show - 1913 (in Trip to Moon Building)
  • Diving Girls - 1913 (girls diving into tank of water)
  • Crazy Town - 1913 (Mother Goose characters - Thompson's whimsical conception made up of a collection of children's play blocks set at various angles. Each attraction cost a penny. ex. Jack & Bean Stalk - girl sits in a chair and you set a dial striker - immediately she shoots up 30 feet into air - costs another penny and another strike to get her down. Ticket taker or seller is a convict in stripes surrounded by barrels of money. Wardens with guns prevent people from robbing convicts. )
  • Bughouse Theater - 1913 (admitted into a barn & take an involuntary slide into a haymow. There is the house that Jack built. A barber pole at top with cage where a bearded lady shaves you for one cent. Crowds of freaks etc.
  • Deep Sea Divers - 1913 m 1914 (Captain Sorcho's demonstration - ship sinks to bottom & submarine men clad in diving suits try to raise ship and recover valuables.)
  • Tango - 1913 (dancing car ride)
  • Arkansaw Traveler - ??? (visitor stands on tracks which move independently)
  • Bunny Hug - 1913 (mirrors disorient riders)
  • Fairyland - 1913 (cars drawn through tunnel by electric-propelled animals) m 1914
  • The Flyers - 1913 (aerial merry-go-round by Novelty Machine Co.)
  • The Circling Waves - 1913 (sea voyage) aka Ocean Wave??)
  • The Bridge of Laughs - 1913 (bridge across a lake - shakes)
  • The Circle Swing - 1913 m 1926
  • The Gyroplane - m 1913 (spinning aerial ride with two-seated gondolas probably there earlier)
  • The Sleigh Ride - 1913
  • Kiss Waltz - m 1913
  • The Mexican War - 1914 (show)
  • Titanic Disaster - 1914 (show by Ellison & Zovan using miniature counterparts of Titanic and Carpathia to portray principal events)
  • Castle's Summer House - 1914 (dance hall near entrance - backed by dancer Vernon Castle - tango lessons)
  • Honeymoon Express - 1914 m 1927 (tunnel ride via miniature Pullman's rounds the Chute the Chute lake)
  • Whip - 1914 m 1926 m 1941
  • Crazy House - 1914 (is this also Crazy Town or new attraction??)
  • Oklahoma Wild West Show - 1914 (3 buildings represent town of Deadwood 30 cowboys, cowgirls and Indian riders)
  • Mirano Brothers - 1914 (act 80 feet in the air, whirling thru space, propelled by Captive Aeroplane - they perform aerial stunts)
  • Noah's Ark - 1914 (filled with toys of every description - stuffed animals. Noah personally distributed gifts to children)
  • Oriental Village - 1915 (large area on east side of park - native workers plying metal working trade. Whriling dervishes, dancing girls, acrobats, camels & cafes serving Turkish coffee.)
  • Village of Midgets - m 1915 (Miniature houses & shops where little people worked at their occupations as cooks, merchants, etc. Tiny theater.)
  • Bioplasticon - m 1915 (new movie device)
  • San Francisco Fair - m 1915
  • Edge of the World - m 1915 (show?)
  • Aerial Night Attacks - m 1916 (miniature German Zepplins bomb miniature Allied (French?) town.)
  • Bostock's Animals - m 1916
  • The Jungle - m 1916
  • Ballroom - m 1916 (200 x 25 ft floor - seating around floor for 1800)
  • B.B. Miniature Review - m 1916
  • Artists' Models - m 1916
  • Captive Balloon - m 1916 m 1920 (balloon ride tethered - aeronaut Frank G Seyfang)
  • The Top - 1917-1921 (spiral roller coaster that tilted like a top 70 feet diameter - 45 tons of steel) aka Scenic Spiral Wheel
  • Butterfly - 1917-1918 (Traver experimental ride that never worked - rotating aerial ride with butterfly style cars - top of the tower was tilted so that the cars soared upwards then downwards rapidly)
  • Submarine Attacks - 1917 m 1918 (mechanical wartime production)
  • Darktown Follies - 1917 m 1918 (revue of colored entertainers)
  • Worm's Eye View - 1917 (illusion)
  • Pawnee Bill - Pioneer Days - 1917 (wild west spectacle)
  • Bushels of Fun - 1917
  • Alligator Farm - 1917
  • Star Ride - 1917
  • Steel Roller Coaster - m 1917 (which one was steel??)
  • Heppe's Kandy Meat Market - 1917
  • A Trip to Me-Lo-Dia - 1917 m 1918
  • China Mystery - 1917 (show)
  • Frolic - 1918 m 1920 (circular ride where suspended cars swing out)
  • Over the Top - 1918 (Spinning tub ride down serpentine track) m 1920
  • Trained Wild Animal Show & Circus - R.T. Richards - 1918
  • Captive Airplanes - m 1918
  • The Tanks - 1919 (ride)
  • Submarine F-7 - 1919 (show includes company from Naval Reserve)
  • Treat-em'-Rough - 1919 (ride)
  • A Night in Peking - 1919 (Chinese illusion)
  • Swimming Pool - m 1923 ((largest salt water pool in the world?? - replaced Sea Beach Palace)
    Note: aka Aquadrome? m 1931)
  • Van Kemp's Pig Slide - m 1920 (could be the same as Chute the Pig-1926)
  • Soft Spot - 1920 (figure 8 slide for kids & adults - land in huge soft air bag which throws previous patrons who are trying to walk to its edge, off balance - they fall)
  • Down & Out Slide - 1920 (one of the longest & highest slides)
  • Speedway - 1920 (3 car trains are accelerated by friction contact and both end turns by huge roatating wheel)
  • Falling Statue - 1920 (pivoting statue gives illusion that is falling over - people rush over to support its weight and prevent its destruction)
  • Humpty Dumpty Wheel - 1920 Installed?? - small roller coaster style trains operate within twin treadmills as it simultanously rotates horizontally about a common axis.)
    Note:Old Grind Wheel
  • Bushel of Fun - 1920 (whirl about in tub ride)
  • Thru the Falls - 1920 (walk in and around crazy house)
  • The Scrambler - m 1920 (rotary floor)
  • Ouijaland - 1920 (show in black art)
  • Kentucky Derby Game - 1920 (Sam Sidi's game)
  • Monkey Hippodrome - 1920 (monkey performers with monkey orchestra)
  • U.S. Battleship Recruit - 1920 (show) (Toboggan encircles it)
  • Mlle. Dorles Vallecita's Leopards - 1920
  • Mlle. Berzac's Ponies - 1920
  • The Helkvists - 1920 (man & woman dive amidst flames)
  • Rosatti's Band - 1920
  • Dodgem' - 1921 (20 cars)
  • The Shiek's Harem - 1922 (show)
  • Skia - The Perfect Woman - 1922 (show)
  • Monkeyland - 1922 (show)
  • A Trip to China - 1922 (show)
  • Charles Weir's Performing Tigers & Bears - 1922
  • Over There - 1922 (100,600 sq ft of miniatures - a panoramic sensation)
  • Joyplane - m 1923 m 1925 (80 ft high) m 1926
  • Mile High Sky Chaser - 1924-1944 (roller coaster more than 80 ft high)
    Note: burned in 1944
  • Drop the Dips - 1924 - early 30's? (this compact roller coaster was believed to have been moved to Luna in 1924 when Coney's streets were widened. It appears in a 1930 map southeast of the lagoon. Its loading building may have had a moon theme; thus its new name)
    Note:aka Trip to the Moon.
  • The Pit - 1924 (fun house cost $100,000) m 1926
    Note: aka Luna Funhouse in 1930 - with 57 fun devices
  • Charles Weir's Baby Elephants (3) - 1924 m 1925
  • Mouse City - 1924 (500 white mice)
  • Carousel - 1924-1944 (Philadelphia Tobaggan Company)
  • Captain Muller's Skating Bears - 1925
  • Tumblebug - m 1925 (Traver ride - 5 connected saucers moving around a circular but undulating track) m 1941
  • The Love Nest - 1925-1930
  • Scooter - 1925
  • Royal Samoan Village - 1925
  • Swimming Pool - 1925 (enlarged)
  • Skating Rink - 1925 (announced building subterranean skating rink as a course rather than oval - decorated with floating icebergs ??)
  • A Night in Cairo - 1925 (troupe of 7 girls & 2 men - magic, mind reading & Egyptian dancing)
  • Magic Carpet - 1925 m 1941 (fun house - people on soft-cushioned carpet - they were jounced, bounced and bumped as they helplessly slid down on an undulated incline)
  • Custer Cars - m 1925 (kiddie car ride on miniature winding road)
  • Scrambler - 1925 m 1926
  • Mysterious House - m 1926
  • Hummer - m 1925 & 1926 (an older ride)
  • Skooter - m 1926
  • Kiddie Playground - m 1926 m 1928
  • Chute the Pig - m 1926 m 1940 (pig slide tripped by tossing ball at target?)
  • Modern Miracles - m 1926-1927 (show)
  • Hula Hula Land - m 1926 (show)
  • Charleston Girls - m 1926 (show)
  • Rodeo - 1926 (featured Whirlwind a champion jumping horse that can jump over a 6 passenger auto)
  • Circus - m 1926 (features football playing ponies)
  • Burro & pony rides - m 1926
  • The Grand Canyon - 1926 m 1936
  • International Fun House - 1926
  • Broadway Revue - 1926 (show)
  • Spiritland - 1926
  • Auto Polo - 1927 (show - two - 4 car teams - closed July 1st)
  • The Bug - 1927 (Tumblebug??)
  • Tilt-a-whirl - 1927
  • Electric Miniature Railroad - 1927
    Note: aka Overland Limited Miniature Railroad
  • Penny Arcade - 1928 (140 different types of machines)
  • Battle of Chateau-Thierry - 1928 m 1929 (aka Battle of Marne - show $300,000 cyclorama battle painted on canvas 315 x 50 ft high. Perspective obtained with painted screens at various distances. Small parts of the cyclorama such as motor trucks, tanks and a bridge that drops out of sight in a cloud of steam when "blown up" Uses electric flashes, jets of steam, drums, rifles and machine gun to make battle realistic.
  • White Mouse Hotel - 1930's
    Note: later was cockroaches
  • Lindy Loop - 1930 m 1941 (ride - cars rotate in vertical circles)
  • Leaping Lena - 1930 m 1933 (62 ft diameter flat bumpy auto ride - steered by drivers)
  • Motordrome - 1930 m 1940
  • Enchanted Princess - 1930 (show - girl underwater with trick passageways)
  • Od-It-Ido - 1930 (show)
  • Little America - 1930 (cyclorama show featured painting of new world at the South Pole - 350 feet circumference x 50 ft high - canvas was animated with electrical effects & realistic moving figures of icebergs, native inhabitants, dog teams, etc.
  • Plantation Days - 1930 (show)
  • Shooting Thru a Woman - 1930 (illusion)
  • Monkey Island - 1930
  • Art Edridge Circus - 1931
  • Pretzel (ride) - 1931
  • Dodgem - 1931 (25 cars) (possibly same as 1921 ride)
  • Zacchini - The Human Cannonball - 1932 (shot out of cannon show)
  • Olympic Wild Animal Show & Menagerie - 1932 (show)
  • Hell 'n' Back - m 1932
  • Red Bug - 1932? (ride replaced in 1934)
  • Hell Freezes Over - 1933 (show?)
  • 13 Spook Street - 1933 m 1934 (show)
  • Papa Mantee's Marionettes - 1933
  • Willow Grove - m 1933 (features Victor's Orchestra & 10 vaudeville acts - seating for 1000; beer garden in 1933)
  • Hollywood Pet Show - 1933
  • Dagmar's Temple of Mystery - 1933
  • Ghost Train - 1934-1942
  • Tilt-a-whirl - 1934 m 1940
  • Five President's Wax Show - 1935
  • Romance of Niagara - 1936 (mechanical show)
  • Custer Cars - 1936
  • Streets of Paris - 1936 m 1937 (12 buildings - show replaced in 1938)
  • Old Man River - 1937 (miniature flood layout)
  • VooDoo - 1937 (show)
  • Mickey Funhouse - 1937
  • Naughty Fifties - 1937 (show)
  • Bamboo Funhouse - 1937
  • Daffy Dill & Captain Thompson's Wonder Ship - 1937 (show?? with deep-sea monster)
  • Dodge-em - 1939 m 1941
  • Indian Show - 1939 (show with Hopi indians)
  • Alligators - 1939 (near Dragon Gorge)
  • Bouquet of Life - 1940 (medical & anti-syphilis exhibit)
  • Frozen Alive - 1940 (show)
  • Harem Scarem Inn - 1940
  • Niagara Falls - m 1940 (???)
  • Mirror Maze - 1940 m 1941
  • Aeroplane - m 1940 m 1941 (equipped with model British fighters)
  • Paris Nights - 1940 m 1941 (show)
  • Lone Ranger - 1941 (ride?)
  • Lindy Loop - m 1941
  • Scoota Boats - 1941 (electric boats powered overhead like Skooter - near entrance)
  • Baby Incubators - 1941 (back from World's Fair)
  • Streamlined Whip - m 1941
  • Dangler - m 1941 m 1944 (circle swing)
  • Roll-o-plane - m 1941
  • Caterpillar - m 1941
  • Iron Tanks - m 1941
  • Stars on Ice - 1941 (tank from Winter Wonderland show at World's Fair - 16 people in show - performed one day only May 30th. Closed probably because they charged 44 cents)
  • Aqua Girls - 1941 (girls perform underwater in a glass tank 10 x 40 ft x 6 ft deep - 20,000 gallons - 40 ft high dive - seats 400 / 15 cents
  • Midget Town - 1941 only (show - 40 midgets, 2 baby elephants, 4 dogs, 5 Shetland ponies and singing duck - 700 seats charge 10 cents for children & 20 cents adults)
  • Show Girl - 1941 (show)
  • 25,000 Legs Under the Sea - 1941 (show)
  • Have You Seen Stella - 1941(show -license commissioner closed it as too lewd)
  • East Side, West Side - 1941(show -license commissioner closed it as too lewd)
  • Ride Circle - m 1942
  • Fighting Wasps - 1942
  • Boomerang - 1942 (16 - 4 seated cars)
  • Swooper - m 1942
  • Chair-o-plane - m 1942
  • Darktown Follies - m 1942 (show)
  • Dump the Lady Out of Bed - m 1943 (ball toss game in which hitting target dumps the girl out of bed.)
  • Flying Forts - m 1944
  • Hell 'n' Back - m 1944
  • Wonderland Freak Circus - 1944 (near Surf Ave)
  • Anderson Dog & Pony Show - m 1944
  • Flashing Pond - ???

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