Publication information

News and Courier
Source type: newspaper
Document type: article
Document title: “First Day of His Last Week”
Author(s): anonymous
City of publication: Charleston, South Carolina
Date of publication: 1 October 1901
Volume number: none
Issue number: none
Pagination: 2

“First Day of His Last Week.” News and Courier 1 Oct. 1901: p. 2.
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Leon Czolgosz (incarceration: Auburn, NY).
Named persons
Leon Czolgosz; J. Warren Mead [misspelled below].

First Day of His Last Week

     Auburn, N. Y., September 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 “Bertillioned” yesterday. The warden declines to make measurements public. Czolgosz has not yet asked to see a spiritual adviser.