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by Eric Slagle

West Mifflin, PA – It’s believed the concept behind the merry-go-round grew out of jousting traditions dating back to the Middle Ages. The carousel developed as a carnival ride during the 19th century with the advent of steam power and remains a popular draw for the young and old alike.

Officials intent on redeveloping the 35-year-old Century III Mall have turned to the time-tested carousel as a means of making the mall a destination location once again.

Over the summer a double-decker carousel was installed and is having the desired effect, according to developers.

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