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Discussion in 'Misc. Vegas Chat' started by vegasmom, Jun 18, 2017.

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  1. vegasmom

    vegasmom Low-Roller

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    Before TITO and the Bellagio didn't want its guests to have to touch dirty coins. IMG_2267.JPG
     
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  2. BlacklabberMike

    BlacklabberMike MIA

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    that's new one for me.

    wish they would bring back "clickers" at the tables....once brought my own and it was not appreciated. :kill:
     
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  3. dmr

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    LOL I remember some casino (forget which) would give away "professional" slot players mitts! :)
     
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  4. Richard Alpert

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    Pretty classy! :D

    Maybe that's why some toll collectors in IL were wearing latex gloves!
    Either that or they do drive-thru prostate exams...:faint:

    RICHARD
     
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  5. tagac27

    tagac27 High-Roller

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    A blast from the past! Thanks for sharing! :)
     
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  6. vegasmom

    vegasmom Low-Roller

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    Ha, I guess I played like it was my job.
     
  7. bubbakitty

    bubbakitty Doing retirement again and happily so....

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    Lady Luck gave out black and white as I remember my mom wore one back in the 80-90's and would often forget to take it off between nickel sessions. The machine oil residue on those coins was bat-nasty. Good times though. (And when she would take it off it fit neatly in her plastic bucket with the nickels. Ha)
     
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    In the early 80s I remember many casinos had these slot gloves. Harrahs were white when you started (and soon black after play).
     
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    I still have that glove in my Las Vegas Souvenir Box. I also have coins bucket from the Bellagio.
     
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    I missed out on those gloves. I started going to LV at the beginning of the TITOs, so I never messed much with the coin droppers.
     
  11. FullPay

    FullPay When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro

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    Nothing nastier than dragging a hundred dollars worth of quarters out of a bartop video poker dump. I never wore the gloves but I miss the wet naps at the cage.
     
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  12. FullBoat

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    Nah, their 2nd job is a tax collector.
     
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    XKxRome0ox Low-Roller

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    what is a clicker?
     
  14. Ty

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    MSS still has wet naps at the cage. And some coin-droppers on the floor.
     
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    Back in the day when playing at the tables, the pitboss had a clicker to signal the cocktail waitress that drinks were needed.

    And Ty is correct. They still have some coin-droppers at MSS and wetnaps at the cage.
     
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    BlacklabberMike MIA

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    i meant cricket

    [​IMG]
     
  17. bshowell

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    Lol I never saw those. I started in Vegas right before TITOs became a thing. I think there were one or two places w/TITO but everyone else was still on coin (which was so exciting because THAT was Vegas to us).
     
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