Atomic Cafe neon

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The famous neon sign at @atomicliquors, #LasVegas' oldest bar, where 1950s patrons used to enjoy views of nuclear tests from the roof.⠀ ⠀ I had the joy of meeting the former owner, Joe Sobchik, on a visit in 2005. I stopped by around 7am (yes, I make a habit of visiting bars early in the morning) and found the owner, Joe Sobchik, sipping a coffee at the bar. He was a man full of stories, I could tell, but I was foolishly unprepared. ⠀ ⠀ Joe and his wife Stella both passed away in 2010, and the bar bumped along to continue in new hands. The sign, at least, is unchanged from when I first found it decades ago. The bar remains a great place to enjoy a drink, though it no longer stays open 24 hours daily.⠀ ⠀ Music: CC-BY-NC-SA Zero V's Don't Rush

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