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Strange BUT TRUE


• In the 1880s, businessman LaMarcus Thompson was so upset over the temptations presented by saloons and brothels that he decided to clean up what he viewed as one of America’s most immoral places—New York’s Coney Island. To that end, he built the country’s first roller coaster in a bid to give folks some good, clean fun well away from […]

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