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This black and white photographic postcard features eight black and white photos of the progression of assembling an amusement ride. Text is under each photo explaining the stage of assembly. The final photo shows the machine operating too fast. Printed text is in the bottom right corner of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Leavenworth (Kan.), Carnivals, Amusement parks, Merry-go-rounds, Parker. C. W. (Charles Wallace) 1864-1932
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"Postcard: Jolly Mixer Photos Showing Various Stages of Erection" (2021). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1278.
The Jolly Mixer Photos Showing Various Stages of Erection. Built by C. W. Parker Amusement Co. Leavenworth, Kan. Jolly Mixer, 1st operation in setting up. Ready to put on spokes. All but three rims in. All sporkes and rim in ready to raise. Correct speed of Jolly Mixer. Raise half way up. All ready to hang seats. Operating too fast.