Ella Cruse noticed she was always tired, which was unique for her. She then noticed a pimple on her face. It grew bigger and bigger and soon she ended up in the hospital. She then became septic and died 5 days after being admitted to the hospital (26).
Berry needed proof that radium was killing the girls and the only way they could think of doing this was by burning the ashes. Amelia Maggia had died from "syphilis" however, when a biopsy was performed she was innocent and instead her body was radioactive (27).
It was now time for the girls to go to court and fight as hard as they could. Edna was up first, then Grace (28).