is not enough to build modern factory buildings,"
declared Jared Sidney Torrance on October
27, 1912. "The time has come when we
must go beyond this and see that the man at
work, the man who really makes the factory
possible, has ideal living conditions. . .
It is mental as well as physical health that
must be offered him” Mr. Jared Sidney
Torrance, pictured here in 1906, is the city
of Torrance's namesake.(Courtesy Gowanda Area