110 N. 1st St.

Las Vegas, NV

Golden Camel 

1931 to c.1932 and 1938-c.1939

Black Camel Bar

1932 to ?

Golden Camel Matchcover Las Vegas, NV
The Golden Camel was licensed for Slots, 21, and Craps.

Licenses issued to:

1931-1932?  "Rumph"
1938-1939? - Joe Morgan
According to Fuller's Index Plus

There are few collectibles surviving from the Golden Camel.

This match cover
is one of those few.
Golden Camel Napkin
Here's a very hard to find napkin and a glass swizzle stick
generously shared with me by the
PGG Collection.
Listed in the 1939 and the 1944
Las Vegas telephone book as follows:

Golden Camel, The
club      110 N 1st............737
PGG Collection
John H. Blandford was the manager of the Golden Camel in 1944.
Silver Club along with the Golden Camel and La Bonita Hotel on N 1st in early Las Vegas.
In the photo above is the Golden Camel, the Silver Club at 108 N. 1st.
and the sign for La Bonita Hotel 30 E. Fremont at the corner with Fremont Street and North 1st Street.
Joe Morgan's Golden Camel
Here's a business card for the Golden Camel with Joe Morgan's name on it.  Morgan was associated with various bars including the Silver Club.

Thanks to Art Nelson for sharing this great collectible.
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