Links and Bibliography
 


Below you can find links to books, videos, magazine and news articles, and Web sites about the bombing of Harvey's Resort Hotel and Casino. Also see related links about casino owner Harvey A. Gross, FBI Special Agent Bill Jonkey, defense attorney Larry McNabney, casino owner Bill Harrah, and casino owner Dick Chartrand.



Bombing Harvey by John W. Birges

Order "Bombing Harvey," the new book by John W. Birges, son of the Harvey's bomber.
Render Safe by Jim Sloan

Download "Render Safe: The Untold Story of the Harvey's Bombing," a Kindle e-book by journalist Jim Sloan.

Books:

Book W. K. Bixler, "A Dozen Sierra Success Stories: Twelve Individualists of Our Time" (1964)

Book Frank B. Foster, "The $18 Million Dollar Bombing of Harvey's Resort Hotel and Casino, Stateline, Nevada" (1981)

Book Dayle Schear, "Dare to Be Different! The Awakening of a Psychic" (1992)

Book David Fisher, "Hard Evidence: How Detectives Inside the FBI's Sci-Crime Lab Have Helped Solve America's Toughest Cases" (1995)

Book Albert Woods Moe, "Nevada's Golden Age of Gambling" (1996, 2001, 2010)

Book Wilbur H. Morrison, Matt Purdue, "Adventure Guide to the Sierra Nevada" (1999)

Book Senator Paul Laxalt, "Nevada's Paul Laxalt: A Memoir" (2000)

Book Carlton Smith, "Cold Blooded" (2004)

Book Richard Esposito and Ted Gerstein, "Bomb Squad: A Year Inside the Nation's Most Exclusive Police Unit" (2007)

Book Jeffrey T. Richelson, "Defusing Armageddon: Inside NEST, America's Secret Nuclear Bomb Squad" (2009)

Book John W. Birges, Nina J. Arnold, "Bombing Harvey" (2010)

Book Jim Sloan, "Render Safe: The Untold Story of the Harvey's Bombing" (2011) [Kindle e-book]


Television and Video:

FBI: Processing of the bombing crime scene, Harvey's Resort Hotel, Stateline, Nevada (Aug. 27 - Oct. 6, 1980)
Video YouTube

"FBI: The Untold Stories" (September 26, 1992)
Season 1, Episode 23 "The Harvey's Casino Case"
Video YouTube: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

"The FBI Files" (August 25, 2005)
Season 7, Episode 8 "Deadly Payout"
Video TVShack | MegaVideo

"City Confidential" (October 1, 2005)
Season 11, Episode 7 "Lake Tahoe, NV: The Casino Bomber"
Video Photobucket: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3

"The Unit" (May 16, 2006)
Season 1, Episode 12 "Morale, Welfare and Recreation"
Video Amazon.com: Purchase this episode

"Shockwave" (May 23, 2008)
Season 1, Episode 17
Video Yidio.com | iTunes.com

FBI: The Case of the Harvey's Casino Bomb (August 26, 2009)
Video Harvey's Casino Bombing | Model of Harvey's Bomb

KCRA: "Disguised Bomb Blows Apart Harvey's (August 26, 2010)
Video YouTube

"NewsMakers with Mike Briggs" (December 3, 2010)
Interview with John W. Birges on CentralValleyTalk.com
Video YouTube: Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4

Tahoe Production House: "Everything Back" (June 25, 2013)
“Everything Back” is a Historical Narrative Biopic, titled Mindent Vissza (translated: Everything Back). Its screenplay was adapted from the memoirs of terrorist bomber John Birges, written in prison and mailed to his extortion victim's family as both an obscure apology gift and final extortion attempt.

KOLO: "After 60, Years Our Viewers Pick The Top 10 Stories" (November 28, 2013)
Video Number 4: The Harvey's Hotel Bombing

YouTube: More Harvey's Casino Bombing videos
Video Harvey's Casino Bombing In Lake Tahoe
Video Harvey's Bombing
Video KRON News 4: 1980 Coverage of Harveys Casino Blast
Video KRON News 4: Harvey's Casino Bombing News Report


Magazines:

Time: "Bringing Down the House: Three extortionists lose a $3 million gamble" (September 8, 1980)

Sunset: "Over the mountains to the Candy Dance and Nevada's oldest settlement: They call it Je-noah" (1984) [Free Online Library]

Orange Coast Magazine: "OC Escape: Lake Tahoe" (September 1990)

Forbes (Volume 154, Issue 8): "Moving on Vegas: Harveys Casino Resorts founder Harvey Gross had a few simple rules: no debt, and never expand beyond Lake Tahoe. His successors had different ideas." [Highbeam Business] (October 10, 1994)

Allan Anderson, "Harvey's: 25 years after the Bombing" [PDF] | [eBookBrowse] (Casino Chip and Token News, Fall 2005)

Yearbook of the Association of Pacific Coast Geographers: "The Gaming Zone: A One-Mile Limit at Stateline" [PDF] (Volume 74, 2012)

Tahoe Quarterly: "The Man Behind the Bomb" (July 18, 2013)



Newspapers:

Newspaper The Victoria (Texas) Advocate: "Early Gambling Tycoon A Rags to Riches Story: Not Scared by Change" (November 26, 1975)

Newspaper The Gettysburg Times: "Extortionist's bomb explodes in Lake Tahoe casino-hotel" (August 28, 1980)

Newspaper St. Petersburg (Florida) Times: "Extortionist's bomb rips hotel" (August 28, 1980)

Newspaper St. Petersburg (Florida) Times: "The man behind Harvey's: Nevada Gambling pioneer" (August 28, 1980)

Newspaper St. Petersburg (Florida) Times: "FBI found prints on bomb in Lake Tahoe casino" (August 29, 1980)

Newspaper St. Petersburg (Florida) Times: "Five suspects arrested in Harvey's extortion bombing" (August 17, 1981)

Newspaper The St. Petersburg (Florida) Evening Independent: "Losing gambler charged in casino bombing" (August 17, 1981)

Newspaper The Milwaukee Journal: "6 accused in casino bombing" (August 17, 1981)

Newspaper The Milwaukee Sentinel: "5 arrested in Harvey's Resort bombing" (August 17, 1981)

Newspaper The Sonora (California) Union Democrat: "Five held in Harvey's blast" (August 17, 1981)

Newspaper Toledo Blade: "5 Arrested In Casino Extortion Bombing: Blast In Nevada Followed Failed Bid To Pay $3 Million" (August 17, 1981)

Newspaper Kingman Daily Miner: "5 charged in Harveys bombing: Gambler who lost thousands at casino among suspects in August 1980 blast" (August 17, 1981)

Newspaper Eugene Register-Guard: "Five held in bombing of casino: One suspect described as big gambling loser" (August 17, 1981)

Newspaper Merced Sun-Star: "Clovis man, others held in bombing case: Suspect reportedly avid gambler" (August 17, 1981)

Newspaper The Oxnard Press-Courier: "5 arrested in extortion bombing: Gambler held in Harvey's blast" (August 17, 1981)

Newspaper Spokane Daily Chronicle: "Losing gambler held in bombing of casino" (August 17, 1981)

Newspaper The Spokane Spokesman-Review: "Yet another attempt at extortion planned" (August 18, 1981)

Newspaper Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: "Casino bomber big-stakes loser" (August 18, 1981)

Newspaper The New York Times: "F.B.I. Says Casino Bombing Figure Considered Coast Bank Extortion" (August 18, 1981)

Newspaper The New York Times: "Federal Grand Jury Indicts 6 in Bombing of Casino at Tahoe" (August 19, 1981)

Newspaper The New York Times: "Two in Casino Bombing Plead Guilty in Bargain" (September 9, 1981)

Newspaper Lodi News-Sentinel: "Attorneys to try moving bombing trial from Reno" (October 2, 1981)

Newspaper The New York Times: "Trial Begins in Nevada Hotel Bombing" (October 14, 1982)

Newspaper Spartanburg Herald-Journal: "Son pitted against father in Harvey's bombing trial" (October 17, 1982)

Newspaper The New York Times: "Conviction in Casino Bombing" (October 23, 1982)

Newspaper The New York Times: "Defendant Guilty in Bombing" (March 5, 1983)

Newspaper The New York Times: "Obituary: Harvey Gross, 78, a Pioneer In Lake Tahoe Gaming Clubs" (November 3, 1983)

Newspaper Daytona Beach Morning Journal: "Obituary: Gambling Pioneer Harvey Gross" (November 3, 1983)

Newspaper The New York Times: "Conviction Overturned" (January 29, 1984)

Newspaper Los Angeles Times: "Man Convicted of Plot to Use Bomb in Tahoe Casino Extortion" (March 09, 1985)

Newspaper Los Angeles Times: "Casino Bombing Figure Held on Probation Charge" (August 22, 1990)

Newspaper The Associated Press: "Obituary: John Birges, Sr." (Friday, September 6, 1996)

Newspaper Las Vegas Sun: "Resort bomber dies in prison" (Friday, September 6, 1996)

Newspaper Nevada Appeal: "TV beckons ex-sheriff for bombing segment" (January 28, 2005)

Newspaper Las Vegas Review-Journal: "Casino explosion nearly forgotten: Gambling loser targeted Harvey's Wagon Wheel" (August 27, 2005)

Newspaper Las Vegas Review-Journal: "TV special on 1980 bombing puts focus on old memories, new attitudes" (August 27, 2005)

Newspaper The Fresno Bee: "Time bomb: Plans are in motion to film the tale of a Clovis trio's plot to extort a Tahoe casino using a bomb" (September 29, 2007)

Newspaper Sacramento Bee: Question and Answer Forum (October 27, 2008)

Newspaper LakeTahoeNews.net: "Park family -- 115 years of history at Lake Tahoe" (June 27, 2011)

Newspaper LakeTahoeNews.net: "Parks turn Tahoe cattle land into casino, golf course" (June 28, 2011)

Newspaper LakeTahoeNews.net: "Lakefront golf course lodging in works for Edgewood Tahoe" (June 29, 2011)

Newspaper Ventura County Star: "Ventura man writes about his role in bombing Harvey's Casino" (September 21, 2011)

Newspaper LakeTahoeNews.net: "'Bombing Harvey' -- a son’s role in Stateline incident" (March 22, 2012)

Newspaper LakeTahoeNews.net: "Then and now: More than the buildings change at Stateline casinos" (December 30, 2012)


Reno Gazette-Journal:

Newspaper Reno Gazette-Journal: "Anniversary of Harvey's Lake Tahoe bombing" (August 21, 2005)

Newspaper Reno Gazette-Journal: "Render Safe: The untold story of the extortion bomb at Harvey's Resort Hotel, Lake Tahoe, Aug. 26-27, 1980" [PDF] [Kindle e-book] (August 21, 2005)


Placerville Mountain Democrat:

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "Casino blast leaves massive damage, no injuries; payoff attempt fails" (August 29, 1980)

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "The day the Strip stood still" (August 29, 1980)

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "FBI following bomb case leads" (September 3, 1980)

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "Harvey's 1980 explosion: Bomb arrests made" (August 19, 1981)

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "James Birges interviewed" (August 21, 1980)

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "The Placerville connection" (August 21, 1980)

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "Harvey's suspect may have bombed in-law's bridge" (August 21, 1980)

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "Bombing suspects lied, says Pollock Pines Man" (August 26, 1981)

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "Harvey's suspects plead innocent" (September 4, 1980)

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "Part 1 of 3: Harveys explosive 30th anniversary detailed" (September 2, 2010)

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "30 year retrospective: Missed signals lead to Harveys explosive ending" (September 5, 2010)

Newspaper Placerville Mountain Democrat: "Harveys explosion 30th anniversary: FBI follows lead to Clovis, leans on John Birges Jr." (September 7, 2010)


Tahoe Daily Tribune:

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Harveys' long legacy started with Mr. Gross" (October 29, 1998)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Harveys merger in final stage" (November 2, 1998)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "New day dawns for Harveys" (February 3, 1999)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Casinos have storied history" (December 30, 1999)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Harveys has big plans" (January 4, 2000)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "End of an era at Stateline" (April 27, 2001)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Board OKs Harveys sale" (July 27, 2001)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "End of an era in Stateline" (July 30, 2001)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Harveys now out of family's hands" (December 19, 2001)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "TV beckons former sheriff for Harveys bombing segment" (January 28, 2005)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Casino bombed 25 years ago: Domestic terrorism trumped in 1980" (August 19, 2005)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Blast: The world was watching Stateline" (August 19, 2005)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Harvey's bombing changed casinos forever" (August 22, 2005)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Harveys bombing featured on History Channel" (May 23, 2008)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Harveys bombing memorable 28 years later" (August 28, 2008)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "30 years later: A look back at the extortion bombing plot at Harvey's Resort Hotel" (August 25, 2010)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "30 years later: Missed signals lead to explosive ending" (August 27, 2010)

Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "30 years later: Trail of clues led authorities to Harvey's casino bombers" (August 28, 2010)


Harvey's bombing Web sites:

MySpace.com: Bombing Harvey

Facebook.com: Harvey's Wagon Wheel Saloon and Gambling Hall

Facebook.com: Bombing Harvey

Facebook.com: John W. Birges

Facebook.com: Jim Birges

Wikipedia: Harvey's Resort Hotel bombing

Wikipedia: John Birges

Albert Woods Moe: Relive the 1980 Harvey's Casino Bombing

Federal Bureau of Prisons: Inmate Locator: John Birges, Sr.

Federal Bureau of Prisons: Inmate Locator: John Waldo Birges

Federal Bureau of Prisons: Inmate Locator: Ella Joan Williams

Federal Bureau of Prisons: Inmate Locator: Terry Lee Hall

Federal Bureau of Prisons: Inmate Locator: Willis Brown

NOTIS: Nevada Offender Tracking Information System -- Offender Detail Record: John Birges (Offender ID: 27845)

Scott Schrantz Weblog: "Harvey’s Bombing Anniversary" (August 25, 2005)

26th August: It was on this day "1980 The Case Of The 1000 Pound Bomb Found In A Nevada Casino"

KillerMovies: "Bombing Harvey"

KillerMovies: "Nick Cassavetes To Direct 'Bombing Harvey'" (February 21, 2006)


Harvey A. Gross

Harvey A. Gross links:

Harvey Arnold Gross was the businessman who, with his wife, Llewellyn F. Barkley Gross, opened Harvey's Resort Hotel and Casino on the South Shore of Lake Tahoe, and became a major figure in Nevada gaming.

Harvey and His Wagon Wheel

Gaming Hall of Fame: Harvey Gross

Wikipedia: Harveys Lake Tahoe

FundingUniverse.com: Harveys Casino Resorts History

History of Lake Tahoe Casinos

HarveyGross.com: Harvey Gross -- March 12, 1903, to November 2, 1983

Form SS-5: Application for Social Security Number: Harvey Arnold Gross
Born: March 12, 1903, Western Nebraska
Parents: Herman Gross and Alvina Lindekugel

Herman Gross v. Christian Scheel (Supreme Court of Nebraska, January 21, 1903)

Find A Grave: Harvey A. Gross

Find A Grave: Llewellyn F. Barkley Gross

Nevada Senate Concurrent Resolution -- Memorializing the late pioneer in gaming, Harvey Gross

Following the death of Llewellyn Gross in 1964 due to a carbon monoxide leak in her car, Harvey A. Gross remarried on December 4, 1973. Harvey's second wife, Veronica H. (Vera) Girardot DuMoulin Petrinovich, had a daughter, Vera Lou Christine DuMoulin Petrinovich, whose husband, Richard Frank Kudrna, Sr., served as Executive Vice President and President of Harvey's, and Chairman of the Harveys board of directors from 1983 to 1995.

  • Vera Gross Trust [PDF] (1989)
  • SEC Registration Statement: Harveys Casino Resorts [PDF] (1996)
  • SEC Quarterly Report: Harveys Casino Resorts [PDF] (1996)
  • SEC Annual Report: Harveys Casino Resorts [PDF] (1997)
  • Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Embezzler gets 1-year sentence" (November 1, 2005)

    Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Bookkeeper for Harvey family sentenced" (November 3, 2005)


    Charles (Chuck) Lindekugel

    Chuck Lindekugel links:

    Charles (Chuck) Lindekugel, a cousin of Harvey A. Gross, was the longtime collection director and head of security for Harvey's Resort Hotel and Casino.

    Newspaper Reno Evening Gazette: Wed in Reno at recent church rite: Charles Lindekugel and Grace M. Ferretti (September 26, 1957)

    Charles (Chuck) Lindekugel (April 19, 1927 - October 1, 2010),

    Daneri Mortuary: Charles Lindekugel (April 19, 1927 - October 1, 2010),

    Onida Watchman: Charles Lindekugel (April 19, 1927 - October 1, 2010)

    California Association of Licensed Investigators: Charles Lindekugel (April 19, 1927 - October 1, 2010)


    William Barton Ledbetter

    Beverlee Ann Gross and William Barton Ledbetter links:

    Beverlee Ann Gross, daughter of casino founders Harvey and Llewellyn Gross, married William Barton Ledbetter, who was descended from another prominent pioneer family on the South Shore of Lake Tahoe. Ledbetter was a longtime manager and board member at Harvey's Resort Hotel and Casino.

    Form SS-5: Application for Social Security Number: William Barton Ledbetter
    Born: May 15, 1930, Sacramento, California
    Parents: Lester C. Ledbetter and Lilah Fay Barton (daughter of William Delos "Bill" Barton and Ouida Leona Kyburz)

    Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Fay Ledbetter: Tahoe pioneer dies" (April 13, 1999)

    Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Obituary: Alva Barton" (June 9, 2004)

    Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Basin pioneer Alva Barton remembered" (June 9, 2004)

    Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "South Tahoe casino stalwart Bill Ledbetter dead at 77" (December 26, 2007)

    Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Obituary: William 'Bill' Barton Ledbetter" (December 26, 2007)

    Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Service today for member of pioneer Tahoe gaming family" (December 28, 2007)

    Find A Grave: William Barton Ledbetter

    Find A Grave: Beverlee Ann Gross Ledbetter

    Find A Grave: Erica Faye Ledbetter


    FBI Special Agent William (Bill) Jonkey

    FBI Special Agent William (Bill) Jonkey links:

    FBI Special Agent William (Bill) Jonkey investigated the Harvey's Casino bombing, and helped to prosecute the federal trial against John Birges.

    Bloomberg Businessweek: FBI Special Agent William (Bill) Jonkey bio

    Risk Control Strategies: FBI Special Agent William (Bill) Jonkey bio

    RESCUE: Major Matthew Jonkey


    Larry McNabney

    Larry McNabney links:

    Laurence William McNabney, lawyer for Harvey's bombing defendant Terry Lee Hall, was later murdered in 2001 by his wife, Elisa McNabney, and accomplice Sarah Dutra.

    Equine Chronicle (vol. 4, no. 5, September/October 2001): Spotlight on the Amateur: Larry McNabney

    My Life of Crime: Larry McNabney murder 9/10/2001

    Book Carlton Smith, "Cold Blooded" (2004)

    Book Brian J. Karem, "Marked for Death" (2005)

    Newspaper Lodi News-Sentinel: Buried man identified as lawyer from Woodbridge

    Newspaper The Associated Press: Lawyer allegedly killed by wife who hid criminal past

    Newspaper The Stockton Record: Lawyer's body likely refrigerated for months

    Newspaper The Stockton Record: The Sarah Dutra Case

    Newspaper St. Petersburg Times: The Chameleon comes home

    Newspaper The Stockton Record: Rancher denies he had affair with Sims

    TheSmudge.com: Sarah Dutra trial

    Find A Grave: Laurence William "Larry" McNabney

    Wikipedia: Murder of Larry McNabney


    The Investigators (May 20, 2004)
    Video Season 4 Episode 26: "Trail of Deceit"

    Lies My Mother Told Me (March 7, 2005)
    Video [DVD] | [IMDb] | [Wikipedia]

    Snapped (March 10, 2005)
    Season 2, Episode 3: "Elisa McNabney"
    Video YouTube: Part 1 | Part 2

    Deadly Women (September 16, 2011)
    Video Season 5, Episode 8: "Love to Death" | [Amazon Instant Video] | [iTunes]

    Dateline NBC: "Posion"(May 18, 2012)
    Video Part 1 | Part 2 | Part 3 | Part 4 | Part 5 | Part 6

    KCRA: Sarah Dutra Sentenced In McNabney Murder (April 21, 2003)
    Video Dutra Ordered To Serve Full Prison Term (December 3, 2007)
    Video Dutra To Serve Full Prison Term (December 3, 2007)
    Video Dutra Set To Be Paroled (August 1, 2011)
    Video Sarah Dutra Released From Prison (August 26, 2011)
    Video Freedom For Sarah Dutra (August 26, 2011)


    Bill Harrah

    William F. Harrah links:

    William Fisk "Bill" Harrah was owner of Harrah's, across the street from Harvey's Resort Hotel and Casino. Harvey Gross was an honorary pallbearer after Harrah's death on June 30, 1978.

    William F. Harrah: My Recollections of the Hotel-Casino Industry, and as an Auto Collecting Enthusiast [PDF]

    Form SS-5: Application for Social Security Number: William Fisk Harrah
    Born: September 2, 1911, South Pasadena, Los Angeles County, California
    Parents: John Harrah and Amanda Fisk

    Book Leon Mendel, "William Fisk Harrah: The Life and Times of a Gambling Magnate" (1982)

    Book Dean Batchelor, "Harrah's Automobile Collection: One Man's Tribute to the Great Automobiles of the World" (1984)

    Book Dwayne Kling, "Every Light Was On: Bill Harrah and His Clubs Remembered" [PDF] (1999)

    Book Dwayne Kling, "The Rise of the Biggest Little City: An Encyclopedic History of Reno Gaming, 1931-1981" (1999)

    Dwayne Kling: Luck is the Residue of Design (1998)

    Book Albert Woods Moe, "The Roots of Reno" (2008)

    Albert Woods Moe: "Bill Harrah brings his casino style to Lake Tahoe in the 1950s" [Part 1] [Part 2] [Part 3]

    Albert Woods Moe: "Bill Harrah -- Nevada Gaming Pioneer" [Part 1] [Part 2]

    Jerry E. Smith: A History of "Rancharrah" [Part 1] [Part 2] [Part 3] [Part 4]

    Wikipedia: William F. Harrah

    William Fisk Harrah Biography

    Gaming Hall of Fame: William F. Harrah

    NNDB: William F. Harrah

    Video YouTube: The Legacy of William F. Harrah

    Find A Grave: William Fisk Harrah


    Richard L. Chartrand, Barney's Casino owner

    Richard L. Chartrand links:

    Exactly 12 years before the Harvey's Casino bombing, Richard L. "Dick" Chartrand, co-owner of Barney's Club across the street from Harvey's, was killed by a car bomb at his Lake Tahoe home on August 27, 1968.

    Tahoe's Rich or Famous: Richard Chartrand

    Find A Grave: Richard L. Chartrand

    Silver State Treasures: Barney's casino chips

    Newspaper The Fresno Bee: "Car bomb kills ex-Fresnan at Tahoe home" (August 28, 1968)

    Newspaper The Fresno Bee: "Chartrand rites, burial will be held in Fresno" (August 29, 1968)

    Newspaper The Fresno Bee: "Hunt for killer of Chartrand goes to capital" (August 31, 1968)

    Newspaper Gaming Today: "Wendover casinos get new life" (December 24, 2002)

    Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Hidden safe discovered during Bill's renovation" (August 19, 2011)

    Newspaper The Daily Dot: Murdered casino owner's safe found 40 years later (August 25, 2011)

    Newspaper Reno Gazette-Journal: Small safe a big mystery (August 27, 2011)

    Newspaper New York Post: Secret of the safe (August 29, 2011)

    Newspaper Tahoe Daily Tribune: "Oprah given exclusive access to Tahoe safe opening" (September 15, 2011)

    Video KCRA: "Secret Safe Discovered In Old Casino" (September 21, 2011)

    Video YouTube: "I Cleaned out Chartrand's safe" (September 21, 2011)

    380 F.2d 97: Richard L. CHARTRAND, Appellant, v. BARNEY'S CLUB, INC., a Nevada Corporation, Appellee. No. 20966. United States Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit. June 23, 1967.

    380 F.2d 97: Richard L. CHARTRAND, Appellant, v. BARNEY'S CLUB, INC., a Nevada Corporation, Appellee. No. 20966. United States Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit. June 23, 1967.

    380 F.2d 97: Richard L. CHARTRAND, Appellant, v. BARNEY'S CLUB, INC., a Nevada Corporation, Appellee. No. 20966; United States Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit; June 23, 1967

    Richard L. Chartrand, Appellant, v. Barney's Club, Inc., a Nevada Corporation, Appellee. 380 F.2d 97 (9th Cir. 1967), Docket Number: 20966

    380 F. 2d 97 - Chartrand v. Barney's Club Inc.

    Richard L. Chartrand, Appellant, v. Barney's Club, Inc., a Nevada Corporation, Appellee - 380 F.2d 97

    Richard L. Chartrand, Appellant, v. Barney's Club, Inc., a Nevada Corporation, Appellee - 380 F.2d 97