For Francine Prose, an amusement-park trip as a young girl led to a ride on the Spook-a-Rama and later to a prized Diane Arbus photo of the same ride.
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MAY 15, 2013
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DOMESTIC NOT-FOR-PROFIT CORPORATION
2013 - FRIENDS OF CONEY ISLAND CREEK FERRY LANDING + PARK, INC.
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