The famous carousel in Saint The famous carousel in Saint
Augustine’s Davenport Park has The famous carousel in Saint
Augustine’s Davenport Park has
just a few more days to delight Augustine’s Davenport Park has
just a few more days to delight
parents and children in the just a few more days to delight
parents and children in the
historic city for 25 years the parents and children in the
historic city for 25 years the
attraction is giving visitors a historic city for 25 years the
attraction is giving visitors a
fun way to make attraction is giving visitors a
fun way to make
memories for just a dollar fun way to make
memories for just a dollar
tonight news for Jax for memories for just a dollar
tonight news for Jax for
journalists air area caught up tonight news for Jax for
journalists air area caught up
with some of the writers who journalists air area caught up
with some of the writers who
today said. with some of the writers who
today said.
>>Farewelled the carousel. today said.
>>Farewelled the carousel.
>>Our family>>Farewelled the carousel.
>>Our family
has all has for almost 13 years>>Our family
has all has for almost 13 years
now and he is this part. has all has for almost 13 years
now and he is this part.
It meet in special, you know. now and he is this part.
It meet in special, you know.
I’m how It meet in special, you know.
I’m how
many people can say they have a I’m how
many people can say they have a
carousel try to plan their many people can say they have a
carousel try to plan their
♪ carousel try to plan their

>>In this the memories. ♪
>>In this the memories.
♪ Very sentimental. Very sentimental.
>>You know it’s kind of one of Very sentimental.
>>You know it’s kind of one of
the things they’d pay for it>>You know it’s kind of one of
the things they’d pay for it
and we’d have people buy rides the things they’d pay for it
and we’d have people buy rides
for us and we would buy rides and we’d have people buy rides
for us and we would buy rides
for other people, I’m for us and we would buy rides
for other people, I’m
leaving today. So we’re like we for other people, I’m
leaving today. So we’re like we
have to do the carousel and of leaving today. So we’re like we
have to do the carousel and of
course we’ve got the cameras in>>I think it’s really good>>I think it’s really good
that they said keep it or get>>I think it’s really good
that they said keep it or get
another one to replace it that they said keep it or get
another one to replace it
because it brings a lot of another one to replace it
because it brings a lot of
families together and it’s just because it brings a lot of
families together and it’s just
such a city of history and families together and it’s just
such a city of history and
tradition it’s kind of sad to such a city of history and
tradition it’s kind of sad to
think that one of the things tradition it’s kind of sad to
think that one of the things
that Grant’s family said out of think that one of the things
that Grant’s family said out of
town is and friends together is that Grant’s family said out of
town is and friends together is
leaving. town is and friends together is
leaving.
>>light. Somebody out alive leaving.
>>light. Somebody out alive
and put it back.>>light. Somebody out alive
and put it back.
We just want them to know and put it back.
We just want them to know
the children of Saint Augustine We just want them to know
the children of Saint Augustine
appreciate this being here. the children of Saint Augustine
appreciate this being here.
>>I don’t know what it’s going appreciate this being here.
>>I don’t know what it’s going
to be like that quiet and take on it I I can’t imagine it on it I I can’t imagine it
really going to have a whole on it I I can’t imagine it
really going to have a whole
and yeah and for really going to have a whole
and yeah and for
a dollar I really want all of and yeah and for
a dollar I really want all of
this year and the levee that a dollar I really want all of
this year and the levee that
could make it. Yeah and let it this year and the levee that
could make it. Yeah and let it
say I would love it. could make it. Yeah and let it
say I would love it.
>>Art a wonderful too. Just say I would love it.
>>Art a wonderful too. Just
right. I love the Saint>>Art a wonderful too. Just
right. I love the Saint
Augustine kids. But now this right. I love the Saint
Augustine kids. But now this
message. Augustine kids. But now this
message.
We’ll miss the carousel the message.
We’ll miss the carousel the
owner of the charming 1927 We’ll miss the carousel the
owner of the charming 1927
carousel Jim Sills passed away last week. His widow Pei Peggy last week. His widow Pei Peggy
says that she wants to follow last week. His widow Pei Peggy
says that she wants to follow
through on Jim’s wishes and says that she wants to follow
through on Jim’s wishes and
bring the carousel to through on Jim’s wishes and
bring the carousel to
Port Charlotte, which is their bring the carousel to
Port Charlotte, which is their
homes so today, the city of Port Charlotte, which is their
homes so today, the city of
Saint Augustine thank the homes so today, the city of
Saint Augustine thank the
soules family for sharing the Saint Augustine thank the
soules family for sharing the
carousel in bringing joy soules family for sharing the
carousel in bringing joy
happiness, many memories. carousel in bringing joy
happiness, many memories.
>>To the ancient city the happiness, many memories.
>>To the ancient city the
carousel closes on Sunday and>>To the ancient city the
carousel closes on Sunday and
not just a place where people carousel closes on Sunday and
not just a place where people
would go and enjoy for a dollar not just a place where people
would go and enjoy for a dollar
a ride but it was iconic in the would go and enjoy for a dollar
a ride but it was iconic in the
sense that