Sparky checks off bucket list item #25: Ride a carousel

By nfpa@jiveon.com Sparky checked off another item from his bucket list by riding a carousel. The first modern carousels were built in the mid-1800’s and were meant to imitate medieval jousting tournaments. They have been popular ever since! Sparky turned 65 on

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