Samaritan Fire Fighters

Issue 12 and Volume 101.

Samaritan Fire Fighters This is a story of a Fire Chief who made it possible for a four-year-old boy, facing a future of blindness, to realize one of his dearest wishes—to ride on a fire truck before the light of this world closes in on him. Frankie Erdos, son of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Erdos, 12 Golden Avenue, Danbury, Conn., is fast losing the sight of his left eye, threatened with the same type of a malignant growth that cost hint his right eye when he was only 15 month old. Photo Courtesy Colin McAllister On August 4, Frankie celebrated his fourth birthday and received one present that he has long been waiting for and that was his first glimpse of a fire truck. Several times, as he heard the sirens on the Danbury fire apparatus “roll by” his home, he remarked to his mother that he would like to…

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