Mid West Hospital

Mid West HospitalhospitalsOn August 13, 1922, 21-year-old bookkeeper Beulah Pickerill died at Chicago’s Mid West Hospital from complications of a criminal abortion performed there that day. Two physicians, Vincent Filletti and Michale Galgano, were held by the coroner and indicted for felony murder. Floy L. Butler and P.J. Owens were held as accessories.