Interview with John Nichols
QUESTION 11
INTERVIEWER:

Can you tell me ?

JOHN NICHOLS:

Well, it's, as I recall, it was a kaleidascope of activity. It's very difficult to put things in the proper perspective as to what happened which day or which hour. It was a constant turmoil at headquarters. Commissioner Girardin directed that I stay in headquarters and directed that suborner[SIC] deputy, then chief inspector, Anthony Bitoni[SIC] stay in headquarters because of the need to organize the, the support units there. We got on the street only rarely--