Wednesday, 19 August 2009


William Samuel McTear [McTell] May 5 (?) 1903 - August 19, 1959
photo taken inside the Robert Fulton Hotel, November 5, 1940
by Ruby T. Lomax
(photo c/o the Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division)

1 comment:

Hard Luck Child said...

The circumstances of his death in that awful place were truly tragic.

It's a shame that he didn't live another three or four years, so that he could have been "re-discovered".