Chief F. P. Moore Retires
By action of the city commissioners of Newton, Kan., Chief F. P. Moore was retired on pension after having served nearly thirty years in the Newton Fire Department. He entered the service in 1911 and was made Chief in 1917.
E. C. Warhurst was named to succeed Chief Moore. Chief Warhurst entered the first department in 1907 and was made Assistant Chief in 1918. Among other move-ups resulting from the retirement of Chief Moore was the promotion of F. C. Fagan from Captain to Assistant Chief.