ME­MORY LANE

The Advertiser - SA Weekend - - LETTERS/CONTENTS - Hen­ley Beach South

Yes, Glenelg Luna Park must have been some­thing in the 1930s (Short Ride, 9/10/10). The ar­ti­cle prompted mem­o­ries of later sea­side sideshows. One of these – a 1950s horror show at Sem­a­phore – had a spruiker who be­gan his spiel through a loud speaker with the words: ‘‘If it’s fun and laugh­ter in the dark you’re af­ter …’’ Ah, those were the days! Terry Hew­ton

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