I'll be wrting something more in-depth about this event for part 2 of my MiceAge article on the E.P. Ripley's first public display outside of Disneyland, but here are some photos to whet your appetites until the article comes out!
BTW, The OC Register was on hand, as well as local TV news--I specifically noticed Channel 7 (ABC). So you might see some mainstream news coverage as well.
Leaving the park through the Ball road gate:
Entering the display area:
Manually moving into position: