Re: What's a Cutter? #usa #general


James
 

New York City had a terrible fire in a shirtwaist factory-- the cutters on the top floor had no fire escape (this terrible disaster was the motivation to legislate fire escapes!) and many jumped to their deaths....check the NYC newspapers for the famous shirtwaist fire (I think around 1900-1920).

James Castellan
Rose Valley, PA

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