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- NORMANDIE CLUB -

Normandie Hotel & Casino

SAN JUAN , PUERTO RICO

CAT. 1930's

Casino closed in 1948, hotel is still Open

TAN Roulette CHIP

No denomination legal

2010 Black's Catalog

of Puerto Rico Casino Chips

# NCL- 0 c Value: $25-$35

This hotel was built right on the late 1920's, in the shape of the 1st NORMANDIE, the pride of the FRENCH NAVY, the most luxurious, fast and modern European ship, a wonder of the ART DECO ARCHITECTURE, a rival to the old Brittish Queen Mary ships family. This huge vessel served to carry troops from New York to Europe during WWII, and sadly, cought fire on NEW YORK CITY harbor, a horrendous scene. In Puerto Rico, a young entrepreneur kind of replicated this French Marvel, building a hotel shaped like a ship, which still marvels Hotel Architects world wide, decades before the Sidney Opera House or the Qatar Sail Ship Hotel were built. The PR Normandie Hotel was built in the purest Art Deco designs, and had a totally European flavor to it, a great attraction back then, and still operating today!

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