The management intend that the coming season shall be the banner one in the history of the park, and with that end in view no expense will be spared to make it a grand success.The Lagoon is the most beautiful and attractive Inland Park in the West. This is the unsolicited testimony of all who have visited this Ideal Summer resort.
The Bathing Beach enlarged and more dressing rooms added.
the Islands in the lake made more attractive and beautiful, special attention will be paid to landscape gardening and to making the lawns and grounds more attractive and ornamental. Tables and seats will be provided for all who bring picnic baskets and who desire to picnic with their families - to all those we say welcome. There will be pleasure swings and other free amusements for the children.
The Club House has been entirely remodeled and renovated, and is up-to-date in every respect; the spacious verandas, dotted with plants and flowers, will be just the place to entertain your friends. Special attention given to dinner parties and clubs. Kitchen in charge of first-class chef. Cuisine unexcelled. Music.
There will be a high-class "free Vaudeville" in the theatre, which has a seating capacity of 2,200 people.
Boating on the beautiful lake of fifty acres of pure spring water. Many new boats and launches have been ordered.
Dancing. - The Lagoon has the finest dancing pavilion in the West - a floor that cannot be equaled anywhere. Prof. Bagby will be in charge.
The management will add to the many other new attractions in the park a magnificent Circle Swing or Air Ship, the latest thing in outdoor amusements. There will be many other novel attractions during the season. Water Shows and Aquatic Carnivals will be given out on the lake.
Good Car Service. - Special arrangements have been made with the C. N.& C. Railway Company whereby they will run cars every three minutes from Fountain Square to the Lagoon.
Edisonia - Many alterations and improvements were made in our Edisonia. A hundred different automatic novelties were added to this popular place.
It is the desire of the management to secure a number of Lodge and Society Outings for the coming season. Good dates and concessions will be given to societies who apply at once.
The Lagoon Company
W. C. Ryerson, Advertising Manager;
J. J. Weaver, General Manager.
from a special souvenir edition of The Commonwealth, June 1905.