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November 30, 1942

LOS ANGELES TIMES, Nov. 30, 1942 

* Cocoanut Grove nightclub fire
* Worst nightclub disaster in U.S. history
* 492 would be the total dead

The front page has one of the best presentations on the tragic Cocoanut Grove nightclub fire in Boston: "FIRE KILLS 431 IN NIGHT CLUB" with a subhead: "Boston Death Toll Soaring" and 3 related photo of the tragedy (see).

Present are the outer leaves only of the first section (of 3) with pages 1, 2, 9 & 10. Very nice condition.

Category: The 20th Century