Where did suburban kids go to ride ponies? Back in the 1950s-1960s, Edina kids went to Queen Anne Kiddieland, a wonderland of ponies, amusement rides and the Rock Island Rocket, a miniature 1/6 scale train now housed at the Jackson Street Roundhouse in St. Paul. The train ride then was called the Casey Jones Flyer, in honor of popular kids' TV host Casey Jones, whose show entertained kids at lunchtime in the Twin Cities.
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