1922: Fatal Handiwork of a Chicago Abortionist/Midwife
On October 25, 1922, 24-year-old homemaker Lillian Hulbert died at Chicago's St. Anne's Hospital from complications of a
criminal abortion performed on her there that day. The coroner
identified a Mrs. M.C. Anderson as responsible for Lillian's death.
Anderson's profession is given as nurse or midwife.