Publication Date

December 1911


Vol. 3, sec. 1 (pp. 1211-1290)

Defendants’ Witnesses Trial resumed December 19, 1911

JOHN WILLIAMS, Commissioner of Labor (defendants’ witness), discusses building inspections, long discussion of report of inspection of Triangle Waist factory

ISAAC STERN, steam contractor and building superintendent of Asch (Triangle) building (defendants’ witness, p. 1246), testifies about testing hose, lighting in stairways, questioned extensively about previous testimony at Coroner’s inquest

MAX HERSCH, manager of embroidery department of M. H. Pulanski & Co., (defendants’ witness, p. 1272), sold goods to Harris & Blanck, visited premises, testified as to routine whereabouts of Harris, physical layout of premises, lighting