1950's El Rey Club Casino Searchlight Nevada NV Brothel

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 14, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House
This is a rare piece of Nevada history. A thick paper coaster from "The Gayest Spot on U.S. Hwy 95", El Rey Club in Searchlight, Nevada.

Phone 0603

Willie Martello, known as "The King of Prostitution", operated a resort/casino/brothel called the El Rey Club. The resort was open from 1946 to the late 1950's when the club burned to the ground. I believe this coaster dates to the mid-1950's.

High bidder pays $2.00 S&H