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by steven
Fri May 07, 2010 1:29 pm
Forum: Questions, Suggestions, and Site Updates
Topic: 1977 radio commercials and MGA stock video footage added
Replies: 5
Views: 8710

Re: 1977 radio commercials and MGA stock video footage added

Hi, Joey!

Great to hear from you again! Thanks of for the ID on the shows cast. I'm glad that seeing the footage again was so meaningful to you. Thanks for sharing your reaction!

Steven
by steven
Tue Apr 27, 2010 12:59 am
Forum: Rides
Topic: Has your dog ridden the AMERICAN EAGLE?
Replies: 3
Views: 8625

Has your dog ridden the AMERICAN EAGLE?

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...and without "wings" even!!!

Wouldn't an American Eagle extravaganza on GREATAMERICAparks.com be great? Why wait for the thirtieth anniversary? Stay tuned...

Steven
by steven
Tue Apr 27, 2010 12:47 am
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: Park Music for downloading!
Replies: 61
Views: 67216

Re: Park Music for downloading!

Hosting isn't really the problem. Finding them again is what's taking some time now...

Steven
by steven
Sun Apr 18, 2010 2:14 pm
Forum: Questions, Suggestions, and Site Updates
Topic: rare Marriott's GREAT AMERICA Preview Center music
Replies: 2
Views: 6277

Re: rare Marriott's GREAT AMERICA Preview Center music

Thanks, MGA1! I had similar thoughts about the names of the themed sections in the song. I wonder if there was just some artistic license used to help them fit into the song better. Also, "New Orleans" would register more easily with the public than "Orleans Place". "Yukon Territory" would have been...
by steven
Sun Apr 18, 2010 12:26 am
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: What a great site and wonderful memories
Replies: 11
Views: 14979

Re: What a great site and wonderful memories

Thanks, Rich! I hope you're enjoying the spring out there. Thanks for you efforts on getting that VHS transferred to DVD. If you can't find a place to do it, I'll see what I can do to help out. I know that there's a lot of interest in seeing this program. Whenever I run across those black-and-white ...
by steven
Sat Apr 17, 2010 11:24 pm
Forum: Questions, Suggestions, and Site Updates
Topic: rare Marriott's GREAT AMERICA Preview Center music
Replies: 2
Views: 6277

rare Marriott's GREAT AMERICA Preview Center music

Here's a really special treat:

http://www.greatamericaparks.com/images ... ?pos=-1676

Enjoy! Does anyone remember the Marriott's GREAT AMERICA Preview Center?

Steven
by steven
Fri Apr 16, 2010 9:18 pm
Forum: Questions, Suggestions, and Site Updates
Topic: 1981 Marriott's GREAT AMERICA commercial for '82 season pass
Replies: 0
Views: 7441

1981 Marriott's GREAT AMERICA commercial for '82 season pass

I thought I had posted this once before, but maybe not:
http://www.greatamericaparks.com/images ... ?pos=-1675

This is for Santa Clara, as indicated by the supermarket partner Safeway rather than Jewel.

Enjoy.

Steven
by steven
Tue Apr 13, 2010 4:03 pm
Forum: Remembering Marriott's GREAT AMERICA
Topic: What a great site and wonderful memories
Replies: 11
Views: 14979

Re: What a great site and wonderful memories

Rich, Welcome! Thanks for your kind feedback on the site. Did you know that Penny P. Patrick's was named for the wife of Gene Patrick? Many names throughout the parks referred to Marriott employees associated with the parks. Thanks for mentioning the television special. All I have are some black-and...
by steven
Tue Apr 13, 2010 3:49 pm
Forum: Questions, Suggestions, and Site Updates
Topic: 1982 Marriott's GREAT AMERICA shows commercial added
Replies: 0
Views: 7516

1982 Marriott's GREAT AMERICA shows commercial added

Las Vegas comes to GREAT AMERICA! Check out this high-energy commercial for the 1982 shows at Marriott's GREAT AMERICA:

http://www.greatamericaparks.com/images ... ?pos=-1674

Steven
by steven
Fri Apr 02, 2010 2:34 pm
Forum: the GREAT AMERICA parks today
Topic: 2010 opening day photos at Santa Clara
Replies: 4
Views: 7390

Re: 2010 opening day photos at Santa Clara

Thanks, GreatAmericaFan!

Steven
by steven
Fri Apr 02, 2010 2:33 pm
Forum: Questions, Suggestions, and Site Updates
Topic: 1982 Marriott's GREAT AMERICA commercial added
Replies: 0
Views: 7626

1982 Marriott's GREAT AMERICA commercial added

This is a longer commercial. Go hand in hand in hand in GREAT AMERICA:
http://www.greatamericaparks.com/images ... ?pos=-1672

Enjoy.

Steven