On the 23rd of April, 1940 a packed club in Natchez, Mississippi caught fire, killing 209 people and seriously wounding many others. It remains one of the worst fires in US history. Because windows and possible escape routes had been boarded up to prevent people outside from enjoying the music, very few people could escape. Most of […]

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