Wylie L. Rochelle, 46. Marietta, Georgia. Room 1106. Traveling salesman for the Sonnebarn Paint Company. He loved to go to Georgia Tech football games and Atlanta Crackers baseball games. Photo circa 1922.
Robert Alvin Fluker, 41, Thomson, Ga. Room 702. Georgia Tech Graduate. Safety engineer for J.A. Jones Construction Co. Stopped in Atlanta for a dentist appointment before going overseas to rebuild Okinawa air base.
Sara Baggett Miller, 34, Gordon, Ga. Suite 1108-1110-1112. Widow and mother of two children. Made bags for kaolin mining company. Came to Atlanta to shop with sister, Catherine McLaughlin, who survived the fire.
William Fleming Winecoff, 76, Atlanta, Ga. Suite 1010-1012. Built the Winecoff Hotel in 1913. Turned operation over to Robert Meyer chain in 1915. Sold hotel during Depression but continued to live there.
Willian Barr Todd, 39, Columbia, South Carolina. Room 1214. South Carolina director of Civil Aeronautics Administration. In Atlanta to attend meeting at regional headquarters. Father of daughter born six weeks after the fire.
Emma Anne Smith, 14, Valdosta, Ga. Room 1502. Overcame 80 percent deafness sufficiently to attend public school. On shopping trip with her mother, who survived the fire.
Phoebe Ann Walker, 16, Albany, Ga. Room 822 Youth Assembly delegate. Senior at Albany High School. President of Bookworm Club.
Marianne Scherle, 16, Albany, Ga. Room 822 Youth Assembly delegate. Assistant editor of the yearbook. President of youth fellowship at church.
here (Conzett kneeling, 2nd from left). In Atlanta on one night stopover while ferrying Navy planes from Norfolk, Virginia to Long Beach, California.
Patricia Anne Uphold, 16. Thomaston, Georgia. Room 1430. Youth Assembly observer. Senior at R.E. Lee Institute.
Christine Adams Hinson, 16. Room 1430. Thomaston, Georgia. Room 1430. Youth Assembly observer. Senior at R.E. Lee Institute. Scheduled to enter Agnes Scott College in 1947.
Earlyne Adams, 16. Thomaston, Georgia. Room 1430. Youth Assembly Delegate. Senior at R.E. Lee Institute.
Elizabeth Elaine Sullivan, 20. Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Room 1028. Working internship at Davison-Paxon's Department Store. Senior at the University of Alabama. Photo courtesy: Hoole Library-Special Collections, University of Alabama.
Gloria Tess Riemann, 20. Gulfport, Mississippi. Room 728. Working internship at Davison-Paxon's Department Store. Senior at the University of Alabama. Member of the Delta Gamma sorority. Photo courtesy: Hoole Library-Special Collections, University of Alabama.