Finding great classic neon in old Las Vegas

By Jefferson Graham

Anyone who has spent time in the old Las Vegas “Glitter Gulch” remembers the amazing light show the casinos used to put on to attract business. They were huge, blinding, flickering and constantly changing. They were amazing to see. But in the new Vegas, the great old neon signs have given way to a vertical video billboard of sorts, with images of entertainers, chefs and their food, gamblers and such. And the attractions? Not signs anymore, but giant water shows, replicas…