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DECEMBER 2015 COVER

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In the December 2015 issue:

Cover photo - Reithoffer Shows at the 2015 Georgia National Fair. Photo by Buddy Barlow 

Feature articles:

* Reithoffer Shows Gets It Right

* Drew Expositions, A Picture Perfect Carnival

* Meeting The Midway

* New Spinning Coaster Thrills Midway Guests

* Drew Tewksbury Joins McGowan Insurance

* Stuart Confections Magic on the Midway

* Model Building and Preserving Fairground Tradition in England 

* Don Cummons: A Model Life

Plus our regular monthly features: Do You Remember?, Direct From the Lots, Carnival Concessions, Carnival Transport, Midway Talk, Now Booking and Classifieds

November 2015 Cover

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In the November 2015 issue:

Cover photo - Wade Shows at the 2015 Great New York State Fair. 

Feature articles:

* The Story Behind The NAME

* The 2015 LA County Fair

* USA Today Spotlights State Fairs

* A Greater New York State Fair

* 2015 IAAPA Attractions Expo

* Side Show Americana

* Kolmax Gains Footing in the United States with Ricky Moore, Jr. 

* Jeremy Thomas, The Sweet Smell of Success

* Backlit is Back

* OA Finance Helps Outdoor Amusement Professionals Use Down Time to Their     Advantage

Plus our regular monthly features: Do You Remember?, Direct From the Lots, Carnival Concessions, Carnival Transport, Midway Talk, Now Booking and Classifieds

October 2015 Cover

October 2015

In the October 2015 issue:

Cover photo - Ray Cammack Shows at the OC Fair. 

Feature articles:

* Discover the Deggeller Attraction

* OC Fair - The Tradition & The Innovation

* North American Midways Entertainment Alters The Course of The Carnival

* Allied And Our Exciting Next Chapter!

* Ray Cammack Shows Closes the Deal for the First Dutch Lamberink RL Ferris Wheel

* 2015 Annual Industry Buyer's Guide

* KMG Launches a Second New Discovery 

* Strates Readjusts Ride Lineup for a Successful Run at Hamburg

* All in a Week's Work for the Train Crew

* Building A New Concession Trailer: The How

* Route Listings

Plus our regular monthly features: Direct From the Lots, Carnival Concessions, Carnival Transport, Do You Remember, Midway Talk, Now Booking and Classifieds

 

 

September 2015 Cover

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In the September 2015 issue:

Cover photo - Deggeller Attractions at the Maryland State Fair. Photo by Sherry Band

Feature articles:

* Discover the Deggeller Attraction

* Gold Star Manufacturing: Give New Life to an Old Favorite

* The Smokey Mountain Tradition of the B&K Carnival Company

* KMG's New Discovery...The Avenger

* The Shows of Summer Heat Up the West Coast

* Jamming on the Midway

* Building a New Concession Trailer: The When and the Why 

* Hitch-Hiker Manufacturing: A Commitment to Saftey

* September Route Listings

Plus our regular monthly features: Direct From the Lots, Carnival Concessions, Carnival Transport, Do You Remember, Midway Talk, Now Booking and Classifieds

 
 

 

August 2015 Cover

 August 2015 Cover

 

In the August 2015 issue:

Cover photo- San Diego County Fair. Photo by Christian Vega

Feature articles:

* Skinner Amusements Takes A Chance

* Are You Ready For The Dragon's Nest?

* 2015 San Diego County Fair

* We're Going To The King Ried Shows Again Tonight!

* "Concessionaire Extraordinaire"

* Hitch-Hiker Mfg

* Getting to Know Your Business

* Route Listings

Plus our regular monthly features: Direct From the Lots, Carnival Concessions, Carnival Transport, Midway Talk, Do You Remember, Now Booking and Classifieds

 

 

July 2015 Cover

 July 2015 Cover

 

In the July 2015 issue:

Cover photo- Ventura County Fair. Photo by Christian Vega

Feature articles:

* Amusements of America

* The Wizard...He Paints While the Carnival Sleeps

* Used Rides Europe BV Announces a New Acquisition

* Model Builder Extraordinaire Anthony Francis of Laser Tech Studios

* King Reid Shows

* Big Daddy's Back Yard Barbeque and the Men Behind It

* Get the Spot!

* Route Listings

Plus our regular monthly features: Carnival Concessions, Carnival Transport, Midway Talk, Direct From the Lots, Do You Remember, Now Booking and Classifieds

 

 

June 2015 Cover

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In the June 2015 issue:

Cover photo- Photo provided by Ray Cammack Shows

Feature articles:

* The Legacy of Ray Cammack Shows - Integrity and Respect

* Ray Chambers - 35 Years in the Grind Show Business

* 2015 Route Listing

* Flash is Cash

* Bobby Jenks of Jenks' Concessions: The Secret to Success

* Reithoffer Shows Once Again Forges To The Front

* King Reid Shows: Expansion and Innovation

Plus our regular monthly features: Midway Talk, Direct From the Lots, Do You Remember, Carnival Transport, Carnival Concessions, Now Booking and Classifieds

May 2015 Cover

May 2015

 

In the May 2015 issue:

Cover photo- Photo provided by Reithoffer Shows

Feature articles:

* Reithoffer Shows Blazes A New Trail

* King Reid Shows... Hanky Panky and Politics

* Schantz Manufacturing: Partnership, Innovation, Value

* 2015 Carnival Directory

* Prairie Financial Inc. is Now OA Finance, LLC

* Gags and Portable Funhouses

* Triangle Poster Company: The Creators of Excitement

Plus our regular monthly features: Midway Talk, Direct From the Lots, Do You Remember, Carnival Transport, Carnival Concessions, Now Booking and Classifieds

April 2015 Cover

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In the April 2015 issue:

Cover photo- Florida State Fair, February 2015 (Photo by Buddy Barlow)

Feature articles:

* Crabtree Amusements enjoys limelight on "The Bachelor"

* King Reid Shows... Reid Lefevre Made His Own Way - Into The Carnival

* IISF Trade Show Recap

* Exciting year begins for KMG

* Florida State Fair

* Remembering Donnie Reid

* Wade Shows: $300 Loan Results in Show Business Dynasty

* Midway Personality: Tom Gaylin of Rosedale Attractions

Plus our regular monthly features: Midway Talk, Direct From the Lots, Do You Remember, Carnival Transport, Carnival Concessions, Now Booking and Classifieds

 

March 2015 Cover

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In the March 2015 issue:

Cover photo- C.W. Parker Carnival Wheel at Bartlesville, Oklahoma, 1907. Print provided by Marshall Trucks of Ironton, Missouri. (Photographer unknown).

Feature articles:

* C.W. Parker, the Amusement King

* Johnny Meah: "Visual Creativity at its Best"

* T.J. Schmidt & Company: A Growing Carnival

* Sixty-Six years: Stipe Shows Going Strong

* New York Fair Convention 2015

* Double the Fun, in More Ways than One

* Do You Remember? The Twirler

Plus our regular monthly features: Direct From the Lots, Carnival Transport, Carnival Concessions, Midway Talk, Now Booking and Classifieds

 

February 2015 Cover

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In the February 2015 issue:

Cover photo-Powers Great American Midway at Duchess County Fair, Rhinebeck, N.Y. (Photo by Ingrid Kulick)

Feature articles:

* Corky Powers: Passion for the Industry

* Chance Rides: When Old Becomes New

* Midway Personality: Frank Zaitshik

* They Made the Opening and Turned the Tip

* Golden Anniversary for 20th CIM

* IISF Trade Show Directory

* Powers and Thomas Midway Entertainment

* Five-year-old Show has Vintage Rides

* An "Encore Performance" in Laredo

* Amusement Attractions

* Do You Remember? Flume Rides

Plus our regular monthly features: Direct From the Lots, Carnival Transport, Carnival Concessions, Midway Talk, Now Booking and Classifieds

January 2015 Cover

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In the January 2015 issue:

Cover photo-Ray Cammack Shows in Houston, Texas.  Photo by Chris Hurley

 

Feature articles:

* IAAPA Attractions Expo 2014

* Solid Year for Deggeller Attractions

* Midway Personality: Jeanette Gilmore

* "The Best in the West" -- Foley & Burk's 75-Year Reign

* It's a Carnival "Ivy League Education"

* NAME's 10th Anniversary (Reprint)

* Model Construction

* Do You Remember? The Enterprise

Plus our regular monthly features: Direct From the Lots, Carnival Transport, Carnival Concessions, Midway Talk, Now Booking and Classifieds