The Birling Family are celebrating the engagement of Sheila and Gerald
There is a sudden knock at the door and Edna is told to greet whoever it may be. Edna answers the door and rushes back to Mr Birling and tells him Inspector Goole has called and wants to ask him some questions
Mr Birling questions the inspector on why he was there. The inspector told him it was about a grild who had died from drinking disinfectant. Mrs Birling and Sheila had left the room.
Mr Goole shows Mr Birling the photograph of the girl and said her name was Eva Smith. Mr Birling explaiined that he had sacked her because she wanted a pay rise
Sheila enters the dining room and Mr Goole shows Sheila the photograph, she says that she got her sacked fom the shop Milwards because Eva smiled at her.
The inspector informs the Birlings that Eva had changed her name to Daisy Renton. Gerald seemed very shocked to hear this name