TITLE

New Orleans may get a sixth gambling boat

PUB. DATE
March 1994
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);3/28/94, Vol. 14 Issue 38, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the possibility of President Riverboat Casinos Inc. (PRC) as a sixth gambling boat for New Orleans. Edward Ellers as PRC president; Forecasted date of the possible awarding of a sixth license in New Orleans by the State Police.
ACCESSION #
9410111288

 

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