Capt. Leary, Boston, Retires
Captain Daniel Leary, was tendered a surprise party by members of Ladder 4 and Rescue 2 of the Boston Fire Department, to mark his retirement after serving for fifteen years in that station. For seven years he was Lieutenant of Rescue 2 and for eight years, Captain of Ladder 4. One hundred members of the Ninth District, including Chief Samuel Pope, were present. Capt. Leary was presented with a radio set. and Ben Ellis, famous “spark” of that city, told of meeting the Captain, twenty-eight years ago. He presented the officer with a fire extinguisher.