Chief G. M. Kellogg Retires Chief George M. Kellogg, of the Sioux City, Iowa, Fire Department has tendered his resignation as Chief, to take effect on November 15. The oldest active Fire Chief in service in this country, Chief Kellogg has been the recipient of just about every honor avail able in the service. He is the oldest active member of the International Association of Fire Chiefs. and was made President Emeritus of the organization at its Oklahoma City conference in 1937. Chief Kellogg celebrated his fiftieth anniversary as Chief at Sioux City on March 17, 1939. He joined the International Association of Fire Chiefs as an active member in 1889, and was elected its President in 1906. He was born in 1861.