ISLAND STORIES & MEMORIES
search of miniature 1911 touring cars... Kory Hellmer, Hank McGonagle
what happened to a few of the buildings...
Bell Another Pleasure Islander has been flushed...
Bliss ... Money
laundering the snow-cone receipts...
B I was dumbfounded.
Larry Brown Life couldn't be much better...
Jim Callahan ..in
Rio de Janeiro ...Michael Landon
Pete Chapman We never actually paid...
Luciani's small boat got to Star in the film Charlie...
right through Moby.
Lauren Cochran The
Coy ... I
know what happened to Moby Dick...
Cronin A favorite P.I. memory
Phil Davies ...allowed to ride up-front in
the engine a few times
DiDonato ...Mike Corbin dressed as the clown baby
Ray DiPirro I do have a few tidbits of info
Joan Pond Doten... we manned the First-Aid
Station from a trailer
Gene Duffy... never knew the guy that shot
first opportunity to flex my acting muscles
Duncan barnboard salvaged from Crooked House
Emmy one of my fondest childhood memories
Fazio ... trying to pull Moby out of the swamp
DiDonato Femino ...my father worked at Pleasure Island
Chuck Ferrara I lost a twenty dollar bill...
Marty Graham Welcome aboard, mates!
Judy Beebe Gummere My bosses were imported
Paul Hanlon That
is when the monkeys struck back.
Haynes My grandparents lived by the RR track
Norma (Stafford) Hissong ....being kissed
by my hero...
vivid memories of childhood
Kevin K the last year it was open, 1969
Krol How to start
a whale (and more)
F. Kydd The Well Known and Lesser Known Trains of Pleasure Island
LaCross ...theory that the dark rides were built by Arrow
Bill Lee I
remember it like yesterday..
Andrew Lupien witnessed two men remove the
dolphins from the pond
Sheila Lynch I was a "lavender girl"
Bob MacDonald "locomotives that later
became Steam Town"
Ann Marsh "My Dad and Uncle helped build
the crooked house"
Hank McGonagle "Dirty Sydney"
Frank McGrath "I remember what I did
at Pleasure Island..."
Charles McManuis The animal farm...
Art Minklein We're passing by Sharkbait
Dick Morel Dion of Dion and the Belmonts
at Stage Fort Park
Lane-NELSON I tried to elope with another Rick Nelson
William Newell My experience lasted only
a day in 1974...
Jim O'Brien We had great rivalries with the
Queenan "Fastest Gun in the East"
Bob Reid My
grandfather owned several acres of land encompassing Pleasure Island
Morang Richards "wanted" posters
Robinson "to sleep in the loft in
Joe Scappace our memories will be a testament
Scott "Oab was a terrible boss..."
G. Shanks ...a lot of laughs sneaking up behind "Dirty Sydney"
Charlie Sherman i
have such vivid memories
I got an A on my
Pleasure Island report...
Winston Stone Hugh
O'Brien (Wyatt Earp) was there...
Keith Sullivan I
always meant to go back...
What a day, what a place
times we had at...
Peter Vernaglia I've
seen the whale!
Lisa Vousboukis-Brown ...that crazy
in that booth for 8 hours...
Annette Wiswall Sharkey's
Jack Woker assigned
you still smell the smoke from the train ride?"
Daggett Young Daggett's Chocolate
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