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10 Catchy Facts You Could Find in Nevada

1. Gambling was legalized in Nevada by Governor Fred Balzar in March 1931.

Gambling, Nevada
https://goo.gl/images/KzoseU

2. The First Casino was the Pair-O-Dice Club which opened on Highway 91 in 1931.

Nevada, USA
http://www.inoldlasvegas.com/last_frontier.html

3. Rhyolite is the name of a ghost town in Nevada. The town was declined because of the falling of ore production. It was abandoned after 1906 San Fransisco earthquake and 1907 Financial Panic.

Ghost Town, Nevada. USA
https://noehill.com/nv_nye/poi_rhyolite.asp

4. The Silver States is the nickname for Nevada but this state is ones of the largest gold productions in the world.

Silver State Nevada
http://m.wisegeek.com/why-is-nevada-called-the-silver-state.htm

5. In Cal-Neva buildings at Lake Tahoe, you can stand in both California and Nevada.

Cal Neva Lake Tahoe Resort
http://marrinerrealestate.com/projects/calneva-resort/

6. Most hotel rooms on Earth concentrated in Las Vegas.

Las Vegas, Nevada
https://torontolife.com/travel/escape-reality-las-vegas/

7. Not all parts of Nevada are desserts, Sierra Mountain range in Nevada has snow for the half year.

Sierra Mountain Range, Nevada
https://pin.it/nk3ubkselovc2p

8. Las Vegas Conventions and Authority Ad Campaign created the famous trademark “What happens in Las Vegas, Stays in Las Vegas” in 2002 which later bought by R&R Partners advertising firms only for $ 1.

Las Vegas
https://goo.gl/images/2G6vSD

9. Nevada becomes the only U.S. States that legalize prostitution for cities with population less than 400,000 people. So, the prostitution in a bigger city like Las Vegas is illegal.

Las Vegas
https://parientelaw.com/blog/is-prostitution-legal-in-las-vegas/

10. Nevada is the driest state in the U.S. with fewer than 10 inches of rain per year.

Desert Nevada
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