Nevada Yesterdays - Short Looks at Las Vegas History by Frank Wright.
For 18 years Las Vegans have enjoyed small helpings of their own rich history, served up by public radio station KNPR. Hearing well-told tales of characters with names like "Whiskey Pete," and the comic-opera romance between a famous female evangelist and a boyfriend called "Whataman," many a listener has wished for a transcript. This book fulfills that wish, presenting more than 100 selected mostly by the program's original author, historian Frank Wright.
Hardcover: 124 pages.
Publisher: Stephens Press LLC (January 1, 2010)