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by steven
Fri Jul 02, 2010 12:24 pm
Forum: Questions, Suggestions, and Site Updates
Topic: 1983 Marriott's GREAT AMERICA commercial for THE EDGE
Replies: 6
Views: 9756

1983 Marriott's GREAT AMERICA commercial for THE EDGE

Hi,

This is a 1983 commercial for the introduction of The Edge:
http://www.greatamericaparks.com/images ... p?pid=1754

Something important is missing from the commercial. Do you know what it is?

Steven
by steven
Fri Jun 25, 2010 10:13 pm
Forum: Games, Merchandise, Food, and more
Topic: Main Gate Photographers
Replies: 8
Views: 10970

Re: Main Gate Photographers

At Santa Clara, they still do photos at the front. I don't know if they still offer the key chains, though. I don't know about Gurnee right now.

Steven
by steven
Fri Jun 25, 2010 10:10 pm
Forum: Questions, Suggestions, and Site Updates
Topic: 1983 Marriott's GREAT AMERICA commercial added
Replies: 2
Views: 6127

Re: 1983 Marriott's GREAT AMERICA commercial added

Thanks, Nicholas! About the '90s...I have some, mostly Santa Clara.

Steven
by steven
Tue Jun 15, 2010 4:46 pm
Forum: Games, Merchandise, Food, and more
Topic: Souvenirs!
Replies: 30
Views: 33518

Re: Souvenirs!

That's a nice piece, Shelly. Thanks for sharing.

Steven
by steven
Thu Jun 10, 2010 3:16 pm
Forum: Questions, Suggestions, and Site Updates
Topic: user gallery uploads now working again!
Replies: 0
Views: 7585

user gallery uploads now working again!

Greetings, Upon installing the newly-released, latest version of the gallery software, the user gallery uploads are finally working again. To just quickly explain what the trouble was, the forum software and the gallery software must link to provide authorized forum users the ability to upload to th...
by steven
Tue Jun 08, 2010 1:27 am
Forum: Questions, Suggestions, and Site Updates
Topic: photo gallery upgrade in progress
Replies: 0
Views: 7546

photo gallery upgrade in progress

Hi, The photo and video albums have a temporary new look while they are being upgraded. I hope that this upgrade will finally take care of the problems with uploading to user albums. If you have a user album, please don't try to upload to it for now. I'll let you know when they are ready for trying ...
by steven
Fri May 21, 2010 12:44 pm
Forum: Rides
Topic: Sky Whirl cabins
Replies: 68
Views: 73105

Re: Sky Whirl cabins

Image

Of the three cabins, only one still had these on the inside of the door.

Steven
by steven
Tue May 18, 2010 11:36 am
Forum: Rides
Topic: Sky Whirl cabins
Replies: 68
Views: 73105

Re: Sky Whirl cabins

Image

May 2010.

Steven
by steven
Tue May 18, 2010 11:29 am
Forum: the GREAT AMERICA parks today
Topic: Bloomberg - Six Flags Management Out?
Replies: 3
Views: 6272

Re: Bloomberg - Six Flags Management Out?

Thanks for the info, NotBill.

Also, Al Weber used to be at the Santa Clara park.

Steven
by steven
Tue May 18, 2010 11:27 am
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: What a great site and wonderful memories
Replies: 11
Views: 14980

Re: What a great site and wonderful memories

Rich, Thanks for the update and information. We may have some wiggle room under "fair use". Also, I believe that you are entitled to make backup copies under copyright. I think that applies to videos that you've purchased, though, rather than taped off the air. In any case, please let us know what y...
by steven
Fri May 14, 2010 10:28 pm
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: Park Music for downloading!
Replies: 61
Views: 67226

Re: Park Music for downloading!

Thanks, forddude1416! I just checked your link, but did not get to the files. Rick originally sent me a CD with the tracks on it. I put it away for safekeeping. It was hidden away so safely that I can't find it. BUT...I recently found that I had copied them to mini disc when I got out the old mini d...
by steven
Fri May 14, 2010 10:19 pm
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: What a great site and wonderful memories
Replies: 11
Views: 14980

Re: What a great site and wonderful memories

Hi, Rich!

Thanks for the update! It's great to hear of your progress. We are all eager to see this!

Steven