Avery Shadduck stands in front of The Hammer. Shadduck was an employee at Playland Pier in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho in 1942. Photo courtesy of the Museum of North Idaho (Rec-11-70). Did you know that the 1922 Spillman Carousel from Playland Pier is back in operation next to the Coeur d'Alene City Park? John and Pat Foote from Coeur d'Alene purchased it from collectors Duane and Carol Perron and donated it to the Coeur d'Alene Carousel Foundation. Learn more about the Spillman Carousel at www.cdacarousel.com.
Read "Good Times at Playland Pier in Coeur d'Alene" by Robert Singletary, Program and Marketing Director of the Museum of Idaho, in the May-June issue of Nostalgia Magazine.
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