Leadership

FALSE ALARMS

Issue 5 and Volume 80.

FALSE ALARMS APPLICATION TO DUTIES IS REWARDED While fighting a fire, a Pennsylvania firemen became blinded by smoke and fell down a flight of stairs. While a fall down a flight of stairs is nothing to be laughed at, the most serious part of the incident, was that the firemen lost a set of false teeth which he believed to be firmly fixed in his mouth. But such is the stuff that volunteer firemen are made of—when duty calls, personal comforts or rewards arc forgotten in the task of fighting the flames. The sacrifice of this fireman was soon adjusted. At a meeting of the firemen’s association, it was voted to purchase him a new set of false teeth. Drawing by “Art” Espey THE REQUIREMENTS “Do you know that you would make a wonderful fireman,” said she to him after a long pause of silence in the family parlor. “How’s…

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