The Los Angeles Times from Los Angeles, California on August 7, 1983 · 338
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The Los Angeles Times from Los Angeles, California · 338

Los Angeles, California
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Sunday, August 7, 1983
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RESORT AND ENTERTAINMENT BARGAIN OF THE WORLD Special Advertising Supplement MOICLOOII l'IV v Sbr-4 1 I ' ' 1 :RESORT AND ENTERTAINMENT ifi b I ' BARGAIN OF THE WORLD r IIIMIL01 ji44It Alb 7F N )111111410IITOTIIIII0111040"110111I011 lo 1 " 4' 1 Special Advertising Supplement Mac Davis Susan Anton starring at MGM Grand Mac Davis and Susan Anton are appearing in the Celebrity Room of the MGM Grand nightly with a dinner show at 8 pm and a cocktail show at midnight now through Aug 17 In addition to being a composer who wrote many of Elvis Presley's hits ( "In the Ghetto") Davis is an entertainer-singer and an actor He received plaudits for his performance in the film "North Dallas Forty" and more recently in "The Sting II" Like more than one singer before him Davis got his career start by writing music for other performers most prominently Elvis Presley In addition to the hit "In the Ghetto" Davis also wrote for Presley "Memories" and "Don't Cry Daddy" A native of Lubbock Tx Davis got his start singing in a church and he still includes a little gospel music in his performances Davis also performs favorites such as "Baby Don't Get Hooked on Me" "One Hell of a Woman" "It's Hard to be Humble" and the song that has become his personal testament "I Believe in Music" That song has sold millions of copies and been recorded by 50 other artists as well Among the other singers who have had hits with Davis songs have been Lou Rawls Glen Campbell Kenny Rogers and Andy Williams Davis has been the recipient of numerous awards including being named "Entertainer of the Year" by the Country Music Assn Anton displayed her singing talent in four one-hour specials for NBC called "Presenting Susan Anton" She also has appeared numerous times on the "Mery Griffin Show" "The Tonight Show" Mike Douglas and Dinah Shore The MGM Grand is the only hotel in Las Vegas that operates two full-size showrooms every night Appearing in the other showroom is Donn Arden's multimillion-dollar production "Jubilee" Imperial gaming school adds specialty classes In order to give beginners more time to learn craps a change has been made in the schedule of classes at the Imperial Palace School of Gaming Times remain the same-9 am 11 am 1 pm and 3 pm—but the 11 am and 3 pm sessions are now devoted exclusively to craps As explained by instructor Dar line Schrader it takes as long as one-half hour to explain the possible bets When craps roulette and "21" were taught in the same hour there was no chance for students to play the game of craps Now they actually play the game ( not for money) and observe the bets in action At the other two daily sessions "21" roulette and mini-baccarat are explained The students have a chance to play a few games and become more comfortable with the rules jargon and etiquette of the games before they attempt live gaming in a casino All instruction is free at the school The classes are held on the second floor of the shopping arcade called The Court of a Thousand 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