Leadership

Fire Fan Directs Toledo Department

Issue 26 and Volume 54.

Fire Fan Directs Toledo Department Mayor-elect Keller, of Toledo, O., has selected J. George Knapp, Jr., for director of public safety. Mr. Knapp, who is a young man, has always been a fire fan. When a boy at school the fire service was his hobby. After leaving school he entered his father’s jewelry store and for 15 years he has been running to fires as a volunteer fireman with Engine Company No. 7, and sleeping in the station five nights every week. He performs exactly the same work while with the Company as its paid members. He responds to all second alarm fires, both night and day.

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