Comment: "Bloomingdale Once More" - Unsigned - New York Tribune

Comment: "Bloomingdale Once More" - Unsigned - New York Tribune

by: Unsigned | publication date: September 3, 1872 | Publication: The New York Tribune | journal issue: 3 September 1872 | pages: 4

"The investigation of THE TRIBUNE has developed all that it set out to accomplish. It has been shown that physicians can be had at random to swear a man's vita away with less hesitation than they will attempt the lease difficult of surgical operations; and that briefer examination is needful to satisfy the average family doctor that a man's brain is disordered than that his leg is broken. . . . "

A summation of the results of Julius Chambers' undercover investigation of the Bloomingdale Insane Asylum and the impact it was expected to have on pending court cases.

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