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Sands: A Place in the Sun pamphlet for the Sands Hotel and Casino, late 1960s




1966 to 1969


Sands: A Place in the Sun pamphlet for the Sands Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. Inside are various photos from the Sands' history, including events, celebrity performances, and building construction.

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jhp000792. UNLV Libraries Collection of Sands Hotel and Casino Promotional Materials and Reports, 1958-2014. MS-00934. Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas. Las Vegas, Nevada.


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SANDS ?A Place in the Sun? THE SEVENTH LAS VEGAS STRIP HOTEL Opened December 15, 1952 Opening Show DANNY THOMAS Billy Eckstine - Jane Powell The Copa Girls and the Ray Sinatra OrchestraSANDS OWNER JAKE FRIEDMAN & CYD CHARISSE FIRST COPA GIRLS - 1952 J.G. - 7 / 4-92 Jim Gellette (702) 731 -2124 P.O. Box 43425 Las Vegas, NV 89116 SANDS THIRD ANNIVERSARY - 1955 Sammy Davis Jr. - Marlene Dietrich - Danny Thomas (R to L) JAKE FRIEDMAN, RED VEINS (Head Bell Captain for 30 years) AND OPENING STAFF - 1952SANDS HELLDORADO ENTRY / ONCE YOG COGLD RIDE HORSEBACK ON THE STRIP JACK WfTRATTE# PRESENTS RICKY RICARDO ANO HIS oaCHESTftA *; s' 8*1 I MSI msmCASINO AREA BEFORE OPENING - 1952 JACK ENTRATTOR WITH MARILYN MONROEDORIS DAY - FRANK SINATRA - LAUREN BACALL 1955 SAMMY - FRANK - DEANSANDS POOL AREA WITH FLOATING CRAP GAME AND SLOTS - 1953NEW TOWER ADDED - 1966 FRANK F. WATTS 1405 Hillside PI. Las Vegas, Nevada 89104-184?