Bird S. Coler Memorial Hospital Cornerstone Ceremony

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Unidentified first speaker: The idea that chronic disease is incurable is wrong. Longer lifespan adds to the number of chronically ill.

Rogers, president of the borough of Manhattan: comments on inaccuracy of press reports. You can't perform miracles, you can't do anything without funds.

O'Dwyer: more about fund allocations and budgets

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 69604
Municipal archives id: LT516