“I don’t like the job.” Miss Blomster declared after the verdict was returned and the jury excused. “Of course it was an interesting experience, but I do not care to serve on a jury again.
The usual profane talk accompanied the assault, but attorneys sought to avoid repetition of this although some of it necessarily came before the jury.
The case grew out of trouble with the metal strikers May 4, when Kraft, who was a special officer, was charged with having struck James J. Hammer, a striker, with a blackjack.
Miss Blomstar is bookkeeper.
The Minneapolis Morning Tribune; “Minnesota’s first Woman Petit Juror Doesn’t Like Job”; June 25, 1921; p. 1.
*A jury of 12 persons impaneled to try and to decide finally upon the facts at issue in causes for trial in a court - https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/petit%20jury
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