Movie Theaters Began Showing Movies On Carnival Midways

Electric Movie Theater Shows Motion Pictures On The Carnival Midways of The Past The Movie Theaters of Long Ago This beautiful hand carved scroll front is typical of the fronts made by the legendary C. W . Parker (The Carnival King) during the early part of the 1900’s . This show would have presented the […]

1948 Johnny J. Jones Shows Carnival Generator Wagon

Generators Supplied Power Source To The Show Whenever a traveling carnival setup there had to be a way to provide a source of electical power for the show. That electricity powered rides, lights, cotton candy machines, popcorn machines, coke machines, games, midway music, and loud speakers. There were a couple of ways to do that and […]