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Wagon
Train Motel
Sparks, NV
Tarry Motel
Sparks, NV
Elbow Room Bar
Sparks, NV
The Wagon Train Motel sign appears to be from the 1960s. [map]

The Tarry Motel sign is probably from the 1950s or 1960s. [map]

The Elbow Room Bar signs are probably from the 1950s. For more, see this website. [map]

Playhouse Lounge [gone]
Sparks, NV

2008:

2014:
The Playhouse Lounge signs were probably from the 1960s. The bar closed around 2013. The martini sign and "Playhouse" letters were removed. The bulb swoop is still there. The building now houses a locksmith shop.

Copenhagen Bar
Sparks, NV
Ideal Shopping Center
Sparks, NV
The Copenhagen Bar opened in 1949. This sign appears to be from the 1960s. For more, see this website. [map]

The Ideal Shopping Center has been around since at least 1963. The sign is probably from the 1950s or 1960s. [map]

Keshmiri's Pony Express Lodge
Sparks, NV
Keshmiri's Pony Express Lodge opened around 1933 as Cremer's Auto Court. In 1951, it became an annex of Harold's Club and was renamed the Pony Express Motel. This giant, animated single-sided sign was built then. It was designed by Frank N. Stricklan and produced by Cosgriff Neon. The sign originally read "Harold's Pony Express Motel." The name Keshmiri's was added sometime after 1986. The sign is no longer lit. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Tonopah:
Masonic Temple [map]
Tonopah Liquor Co. [map]

Wells Chalet Bar & Casino
Wells, NV
The Wells Chalet Bar & Casino was badly damaged in an earthquake in 2008. It has not reopened. [map]

Wagon Wheel Motel
Wells, NV
Shell Crest Motel
Wells, NV
The Wagon Wheel Motel has been here since at least the early 1950s. These signs are probably from the 1950s or 1960s. The pole sign was originally installed on the side of a larger building which was demolished. There was a panel which read "Cafe" below the wagon wheel. For more, see these websites: 1, 2 and 3. [map]

The Shell Crest Motel opened in 1950. The sign includes a backlit acrylic panel with a fishing scene. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

West Wendover:
Wendover Will

Scott Shady Court
Winnemucca, NV
The Scott Shady Court was built in the 1920s. The motel expanded in the 1960s. The neon sign is probably from the 1950s. It has been moved to the back of the complex. The other three signs are probably from the 1960s. For more, see these websites: 1, 2, 3, and 4. [map]

Griddle Restaurant
Winnemucca, NV
Pine Cone Resort
Zephyr Cove, NV
The Griddle Restaurant opened in 1948. This sign is probably from the 1960s. For more, see this website. [map]

The Pine Cone Resort was built in 1955. This sign appears to be from then. [map]

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