Lot 100 Antique 1940 Amusement Park Carnival Ride Tickets Boat Train Chicago Vtg
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Lot 100 Antique 1940 Amusement Park Carnival Ride Tickets Boat Train Chicago Vtg:
OTHERSON WITH THESE VERY OLD ANTIQUE GRAPHICS -
FOR JUST A FEWARE GOING FOR MORE THAN THIS!DON'T MISS THIS LOT OF ONE HUNDERED!
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Add to your Collection, place in Frames with your Old Photos of Memories, or just
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WONDERFUL, VERY OLD LOT OF ONE HUNDRED (100) Antique Vintage Ride Tickets with those Wonderful Antique Graphics and Vintage Color. TICKETS YOU RECEIVE WILLBE INPERFECTCONDITION, maybe a couple in NEAR PERFECT CONDITION.Tickets read “Anderson Enterprises, Inc., St. Charles, Illinois”; 14 and 18 Cent Tickets read“Est. Price and Fed. Tax”. (St. Charles is a Suburb of Chicago). Each is like a “regular” size ticket of this type, 2” L x almost 1 ¼” W. FROM THE 1940s, TRUE ANTIQUES - FULL OF NOSTALGIA AND VINTAGE CHARM!
Tickets are from the Famed Argus Ticket Co., Chicago IL, printed by Allied Printing Company, Chicago with the Old Trades Council/Union Label on back of each ticket. BOTH of these companies have been around since at least the Turn of the Century - the early 1900s!
In 1890, land along the Fox river was convertedinto a private park. A large pavilion was completed in 1892 and used for dances; later a concession stand and swimming beach were construction. Tourists came from Chicago on the Great Western Railway. St. Charlesestablished the Pottawatomie Park in 1911 as one of the first public parks in Illinois. St. Charles established this as Pottawatomie Park in 1911 as one of the first public parks in Illinois. During the Great Depression in the 1930s, a Federal Grant was used to construct the amphitheater, baseball diamond, swimming pools and golf course. In the 1940's the park expanded to offer tours of the scenic Fox Riveron alarge paddlewheel riverboat, and became a place for large parties, family reunions, birthdays, weddings. MANY NEAT CARNIVALS AND FESTIVALS TOOK PLACE THROUGHOUT THE YEAR WITH RIDES, GAMES, ETC.
YOU'LL RECEIVE A VARIETY OFSTRIPS OF BOAT, TRAIN AND ADMIT ONE.They all look like the photos, butmay vary in number that are non-perforated, and may be different vintage colors: there's also Red,Pale Blue, Purple, Pale Pink, Peach, and Light Brown (Taupe) - THEY'RE ALL NEAT-O! There are 35 and 40 Cent BOAT,20 and 25 Cent TRAIN,14 and 18 Cent ADMIT ONE.
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