Source: Morning Telegraph
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “Once Cigarmaker, Now Lawyer”
City of publication: New York, New York
Date of publication: 30 September 1901
Volume number: 63
Issue number: 234
|“Once Cigarmaker, Now Lawyer.” Morning Telegraph 30 Sept. 1901 v63n234: p. 12.|
|Leon Czolgosz; Samuel Gompers; Frederick Haller [first name wrong below]; William McKinley.|
Once Cigarmaker, Now Lawyer
Man Who Outlined Case against Czolgosz Was Formerly a Fellow
Workman of Samuel Gompers.
From cigarmaking to the law is the
record of Assistant District Attorney Diedrick Haller, who outlined the case
against Leon Czolgosz, the assassin of President McKinley, last week.
Haller, together with Samuel Gompers, was a member of New York Lodge 144, of the Cigarmakers Union, when he began the study of law. He has made rapid progress since in the legal world.