This photo was taken at one of the sideshows at the Forest Park Amusement Park, circa 1919. The amusement park, located at the western corner of Harrison and Desplaines, featured rides, games, shows and even a swimming pool. 

In the photo: Behind signs, left: unknown. Right: Louis Nichols. First row (L to R): Charles Hund, Vic Trapanese, Buck O’Brien, Frank Golden, Ed Murrey, J. Murrey. Rear (L to R): Bud Leninger, George Leninger, unknown, Tom Rock, Boe Bourbeau, Everett Mack, John Kaufeldt, Paul Sansone, Frank Winkler, Bud Bourbeau.

Jill Wagner