Issue 49
August 14 - 20, 2001
Volume 1
page 2

Thunderbird To Open Casino
In Venezuela

SAN DIEGO, CA - International Thunderbird Gaming Corporation announced on August 10 that it received permission from the Supreme Court in Venezuela to commerce casino operations in the Puerto Ordaz region of the city of Guayana, Venezuela.

This casino will be the second casino to open on the mainland of Venezuela and represents a substantial accomplishment by the employees of the company.

Thunderbird completed construction of the property in May 2001.

Thunderbird's casino in Puerto Ordaz is a full service entertainment facility offering table games and slot machines. Original market studies suggested a revenue potential of $11 million per year for the property.

International Thunderbird Gaming Corporation is an owner and manager of international gaming facilities.

Littlefield Corporation Announces Status of Texas Bingo Halls - AUSTIN, TX - Littlefield Corporation will open two new bingo halls in Texas. Grandview Bingo Hall in Amarillo, Texas is slated to open October 1st. When the hall opens, Littlefield Entertainment will be operating three out of the four halls in Amarillo, Texas. Triple City Bingo near McAllen, Texas will open sometime in November 2001. This represents the Company's second foray into bingo in the Rio Grande Valley of Texas.

Littlefield Corporation is engaged in the entertainment, amusement, real estate and hospitality businesses.

Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe and Sullivan County to Bring Resort Casino to the Catskills - MONTICELLO, NY - Gaming giant Park Place Entertainment Corp. announced on August 10 that the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe and Sullivan County have reached an agreement in principle that is a major step toward bringing a resort/casino to the Catskills.

Local leaders, the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe and Park Place Entertainment all view this agreement as a major milestone in making the project a reality. With the agreement in place, the county will give the Bureau of Indian Affairs its official approval of the casino/resort and urge the Department of the Interior to take the land in trust.

The agreement is subject to approval by the Sullivan County Legislature and the Saint Regis Mohawk Tribal Council.

Park Place Entertainment owns, manages or has an interest in 29 gaming properties operating under the Bally's, Caesars, Flamingo, Grand Casinos, Hilton and Paris brand names with a total of approximately 2 million square feet of gaming space, more than 28,000 hotel rooms and approximately 60,000 employees worldwide.

Les Misérables

Broadway musical Les Misérables will perform at Aladdin Resot Casino's Theatre for the Performing Arts September 19-23, 2001.

Sweeping through three turbulent decades of 19th century French history, “Les Misérables” tells the tale of reformed criminal Jean Valjean, and his lifelong struggle to evade capture by the cruel and self-righteous Inspector Javert. It is based on Victor Hugo’s classic novel.

8 p.m. Weds. - Fri.; 2 & 8 p.m. Sat. & Sun.

$30, $60, $90 plus tax

For more information please call the Aladdin box office at 800-634-3424.

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