Radium Girl fourth to die of poisoning
"RADIUM GIRL" IS VICTIM Fourth to Die of Poisoning After Painting. HILLSIDE, N. J. CT». Mrs. Edna Hussman, 37, one of the “five radium girls” who sued the U. S. Radium corporation in 1928, charging charging they contracted radium poisoning poisoning while painting luminous numerals on watch dials, died here. Only 1 of the 5, who 11 years ago were given a year to live, is still alive, Mrs. Albina Karice, 42, of Orange.