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Steve Skipton: You Live and You Learn

By Chris Mc Loone Fire Apparatus & Emergency Equipment Editor I first met Steve Skipton in 1987 when we were freshmen in high school. Although he wasn’t taking many pictures back then, he had more pictures of cars than I had ever seen and he could tell you anything about any of them. He loved cars. Steve changed schools during our freshmen year, and it wouldn’t be until the following year at the Philadelphia Auto Show that our paths crossed again. How fitting I found it that we met up at a show on cars. We caught up quickly, and then our paths took us separate ways again until 2003 when I noticed his name come across a local Web site covering fire incidents in the Philadelphia, PA, ar...

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