Leadership

Manhattan Firemen Make Dramatic Rescues

Issue 4 and Volume 104.

Manhattan Firemen Make Dramatic Rescues Mrs. Saungs Wong, 38, and her children, William, 5, and Niajan, 4, will not soon forget last February 6th, their Chinese New Year, and the New York Fire Department, particularly the members of Ladder 6 and 1. The story is quickly told. Mrs. Wong and her offspring were visiting the home of Mr. and Mrs. Lee Foo, 33-37 Mott street, in New York’s famed Chinatown, to witness the dragon parade, highlight of the Chinese anniversary, passing by a short distance from the apartment. Mrs. Foo and her children were watching from fire escape outside a bedroom window, trying to pick out Mr. Foo, who was one of the paraders. Mrs. Wong and her brood were watching from the living room window of the apartment, when fire broke out in that room about 1:20 P.M. It is not related what caused the blaze which filled the…

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