Friday, January 8, 2010

Fabulous Strip - Part 2

Here is one of my favorite Las Vegas postcard folders from 1967 -- 14 Views in Natural Color. Copyright MCMLXVII Curt Teich & Co., Inc., Chicago, U.S.A. - LINK: Fabulous Strip Part 1

- Night Lights on the Fabulous Strip -

- The Tropicana Hotel and Casino -

- The Sands, featuring Don Adams,
Vikki Carr and Louis Prima -

- The Riviera, featuring Allen & Rossi,
The Sandpipers and Sarah Vaughan -

- The Stardust, featuring the New Christy Minstrels -

The Sahara, featuring Don Rickles, Frank Gorshin
And for your dining pleasure,
Don the Beachcomber Restaurant

- The Thunderbird, featuring Minsky's Burlesque -

4 comments:

Major Pepperidge said...

It makes me sad that all (?) of these casinos and their famous, beautiful signs are now gone...

Gunnar and Sherry said...

These are WONDERFUL! Don Adams, Vicki Carr, Don Rickles, Frank Gorshin, Louis Prima. This was when Vegas was really Vegas!

TokyoMagic! said...

Yes, it's VERY sad about all the neon signs being gone...and all that wonderful mid-century modern architecture too.

TokyoMagic! said...

P.S. These postcards are fantastic...thank you for sharing them!