Source: Chicago Daily Tribune
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Czolgosz Recovers His Nerve”
City of publication: Chicago, Illinois
Date of publication: 1 October 1901
Volume number: 60
Issue number: 274
|“Czolgosz Recovers His Nerve.” Chicago Daily Tribune 1 Oct. 1901 v60n274: part 1, p. 2.|
|Leon Czolgosz (incarceration: Auburn, NY); Leon Czolgosz (medical examination: Bertillon measurements).|
|Leon Czolgosz; J. Warren Mead [misspelled below].|
Czolgosz Recovers His Nerve
Assassin of President Said to Be Chiefly Concerned about Regularity of His Meals.
Auburn, N. Y., Sept. 30.—Czolgosz’s first Sunday in the condemned cell was unmarked by special incident. He is taciturn and his only conversation with guards is concerning meals. His appetite is unimpaired and he seems to have entirely recovered from his recent collapse. He has had no callers and but one letter, although Warden Meade is constantly receiving applications to visit the prisoner and to witness the electrocution. He was “Bertilloned” yesterday. The warden declines to make the measurements public. Czolgosz has not yet asked to see a spiritual adviser.