100 Fremont Street
1958 - 1959

Mark Englebretson
Grade 3

Audrey Welshans
Grade 3
Photo from the Mark Englebretson Collection

When it comes to games of chance, even the casinos lose sometimes. The Birdcage Casino was forced to close when two keno players hit $25,000 jackpots. After the Birdcage closed, the Mint expanded and built a new entrance, on the corner.

First published in the Casino Chip and Token News Magazine, Volume 19, Fall 2006 issue.

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