World Series of Poker

1971 Poker Tournament Awards Banquet From Binions Following 1971 WSOP

Many thanks to David Koenig for obtaining this outdated faculty gem. If I speak to some outdated faculty players I am going to update this portion, due to the fact I am not going to do it justice, but as far as I know the 1971 WSOP was the first yr of actual tournaments. The collecting was only in it truly is 2nd yr, extra of a “gamblers convention” than a poker match opposition. This was a ballers-only event, and of class Binion’s would deal with the team right, with a correct meal from what made use of to be a fantastic steakhouse. This is the recording of the now considerably-formalized put up-WSOP banquet. There are some properly-regarded pics of the 1970 and 1971 WSOPs, I am direct to think all those pix ended up taken right after this banquet. Very damn neat if you check with me. Aged faculty poker players with any information about this please hit me up.



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