New York to Celebrate 100th Anniversary

Issue 9 and Volume 117.

New York to Celebrate 100th Anniversary Fire Commissioner Edward Thompson recently announced that the 100th Anniversary of the inauguration of the paid fire department of the City of New York will be celebrated in 1965. A spectacular parade is planned for Sunday, May 16, 1965, and several hundred neighboring volunteer and paid fire departments will march. The commissioner has formed a committee of prominent citizens to assist in planning this fire department centennial celebration.

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