offer to prove by this
witness the exact date on which these pictures were taken, which was,
testified, the day before she was drugged by Stanford White. And I
offer to prove that on that oeeasin Stanford White was not where she
“A few moments later he said, ‘What are you doing in Wall Street now—any speculating? I answered that I did not speculate in Wall street. He said he thought there was a great chance in copper; he mentioned Amalgamated and one other. And he also said Steel was good; he could not see why steel stocks were kept down; the company was doing a bigger business than ever. He said if he had any money he would put it in steel and copper, particularly copper.
“Then suddenly he said:
‘Where are you going this summer?
I told him that I was going to
“When Thaw left me he walked around several times, looking over the audience, toward the place where he subsequently shot White. Finally his friends arrived, and then I heard three pistol shots and saw a cloud of black smoke. I saw Thaw after the shooting, aiming his pistol toward the floor.
“I went to the entrance, keeping my eyes on Thaw all the while. Then I saw a man lying face downward on the floor. The man’s face was so blackened with powder I did not recognize my brother-in-law and left the place without knowing who the man was.”
[On cross-examination, Smith
testified that Thaw was not intoxicated on the night of the