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"A program designed to acquaint New Yorkers with the workings of City government."
Seymour N. Siegel, Director of Radio Communications for the City of New York, interviews Dr. Milton Halpern, New York City Chief Medical Examiner. Siegel describes what one might read in the City blotter, and the investigation that the Medical Examiner's office would undertake in the case of a suspicious death. They are also concerned with medical cases that are not fatal, but there is a legal question at hand.
Dr. Halpern describes the new building under construction for the Medical Examiner's office.
Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection
WNYC archives id: 72718
Municipal archives id: LT8470