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October 31

1873 Birth of Fred Thompson, who would develop Coney Island, New York's famous Luna Park.
1878 Birth of Fred Church, influential coaster designer particularly noted for his {Bobs} coasters and his flexible, smooth-tracking trailered cars.
1934 Chicago's {Century of Progress} exposition closes.
2000 Ramsi (born Ismar) P. Tick dies at age 75. He was instrumental in the (ultimately unsuccessful) effort to revive Crystal Beach Park, Fort Erie, Ontario, in the 1980's.

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