Bird S. Coler Memorial Hospital Cornerstone Ceremony
Monday, October 10, 1949
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