This must be the cover of some punk or hardcore 7”, somewhere.
Cover of LIFE magazine, October 31, 1960. Photo by George Silk. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.

This must be the cover of some punk or hardcore 7”, somewhere.

Cover of LIFE magazine, October 31, 1960. Photo by George Silk. Source: LIFE Photo Archive, hosted by Google.

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.

AP Wirephoto, 1963: Makeshift MorgueSource: 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.

Mel Finkelstein, Death in Auto Accident, 1963. Source: Photographic Morgue of the New York Journal-American, Harry Ransom Center.

Brooklynites watch as a priest gives last rites to auto accident victim, Efriam Maldonado, a passenger in the crashed automobile.

Mel Finkelstein, Death in Auto Accident, 1963. Source: Photographic Morgue of the New York Journal-American, Harry Ransom Center.

Brooklynites watch as a priest gives last rites to auto accident victim, Efriam Maldonado, a passenger in the crashed automobile.

Riverview Cemetery accident by The Library of Virginia on Flickr.

Creator: Adolph B. Rice Studio Date: 1961 July 27

Riverview Cemetery accident by The Library of Virginia on Flickr.

Creator: Adolph B. Rice Studio

Date: 1961 July 27

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