Sands. Las Vegas, 1955. Headliner Nat King Cole could not enter the segregated casino nor could his daughters, Carol and Natalie, be admitted to the Sands dining room to eat breakfast. 

Orinda Motel seen to the left, where Casino Royale is today. Grace Hayes Lodge seen across the strip, where The Mirage now stands. Kodachrome scan by Michael Gorth.

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