Box 15 Club to Entertain Great Lakes Fire Chiefs
The Great Lakes Box 15 Club will be host to the Great Lakes Division, International Association of Fire Chiefs at a cocktail dance on Sunday, October 19 at 8:30 p.m. The dance which is an annual affair will be held at the Pick-Congress Hotel, Chicago, just a block from conference headquarters. An exceptionally fine orchestra and a couple of novelty acts have been booked to assure members of an evening of fun and relaxation.
Hosts for the evening are Box 15 members Willis Barton (American Fire Apparatus and Fabric Fire Hose), Ralph Banks (Scott Aviation), Bob Casse (Midwest Fire & Safety Equipment), James Kiefer (Elkhart Brass Mfg. Co.), Erv Simek (Great Lakes Fire Equipment Co.), Jim Fenton (Fenton Associates), Mike Dalton (Michael J. Dalton Co.), Fred Fischl (Bi-Lateral Fire Hose Co.), Ray Kubec (Akron Brass Mfg. Co.), Grace Clark and C. T. McGraw (CirculAir), Pete Mahoney (Bliss-Gamewell), Stu Spalding (Eureka Fire Hose), John F. Dando (Seagrave Fire Apparatus), William Pirsch (Peter Pirsch & Sons Co.), Art Moore (Snorkel Fire Apparatus), William Flanigan (Reviv-A-Life), R. V. Fitzpatrick (Mine Safety Appliances Co.), Bob Landercasper (Plectron), Walter O’Neill (Mack Trucks), Carl King (Carl J. King Associates), Doug O’Gilvie (Pierce Auto Body Works), Mitch Karvida (General Safety Equipment Co.), Bob Benker (Partner Industries of America), and Bob Sutphen (Sutphen Fire Equipment Co.).