America's 1st amusement opened in Chicago
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|View from atop the Joyland Rollercoaster|
For years Joyland Park was thrust into the category of “eerie, abandoned amusement parks” as Louie the Clown went missing, the wooden roller coaster crumbled from tornado-force winds, and vandalism and decay took a toll on the once “largest theme park in south-central Kansas.”
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