AP Wirephoto, 1963: Makeshift Morgue. Source: Photographic Morgue of the New York Journal-American, Harry Ransom Center.
Bodies of victims lay covered on the ice rink floor after an explosion rocked the Indiana State Fair Coliseum in Indianapolis during a Holiday on Ice show.
You can read more about the explosion at the Indiana State Fairgrounds, which happened on Halloween night 1963 and killed 74 people, here.
I didnt know about this one.
This past year was the first year I ever missed the fair…and it was due to the storm that destroyed the stage, killing several people. Poor Indy. Its the city I want to live in someday and its seen so much tragedy…