Attendance for the dance at the Rhythm Night Club on the evening of the fire was approximately 700. There were 557 tickets sold for the event. Other attendees included guests, staff and the members of Walter Barnes orchestra. The price for a ticket was 50 cents before the dance and 65 cents at the door.
Fact #1 – Did the building burn down?
Fact #2 – Who ran the club on the night of the fire?
Fact #3 – What band was originally booked to play that night?
Fact #5 – Is there actual film footage of the fire?