Postcard showing Binion's Horseshoe (Las Vegas), 1980s

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Postcard showing Binion's Horseshoe (Las Vegas), 1980s
Description
Color view of the facade of Binion's Horseshoe. Transcribed from original: "Binion's Horseshoe Club. Downtown Las Vegas. The 'Bright Spot,' on the world's brightest 2 blocks, featuring the largest electric sign in the world. Long famed for 'Fast Action' the HORSESHOE HOTEL & CASINO has 100 guest rooms, 24-hour restaurant, 3 cocktail bars, 'round-the-clock' casino, air curtain and FREE inside parking." Publishing info from original: "'Mirro-Krome' by H. S. Crocker Co., Inc., Los Angeles, Calif. Dist by. Douglas Venable. 920 E. Bonanza Rd., Las Vegas, Nev."
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Image ID: 0138:0021
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1980; 1981; 1982; 1983; 1984; 1985; 1986; 1987; 1988; 1989
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128 East Fremont Street, Las Vegas, NV
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University of Nevada, Las Vegas University Libraries
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sky000166

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Candace2013-07-09 @ 09:50 AM
Looking at this photo brings back memories. In particular, of the HEAT off those 28,000 incandescent bulbs! I'm grateful parts of this marquee have been preserved at the Neon Museum "boneyard." Thank you for the photo!
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