Boxer Carmen Basilio lived at the Pig ‘N Whistle and did his road work at nearby Sloan’s Lake while training for his 1960 Las Vegas match with Gene Fullmer.

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Pig N Whistle in 1924        Boxer Carmen Basilio  

1960 scene at the Pig        Dempsey at the Pig

Fire guts landmark Denver restaurant Pig 'N Whistle

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