Fire Company Head at 72 Years
John Gross, who is seventy-two years old, has been a member of the Tarrytown, N. Y., Fire Department for fifty-nine years. He was one of the organizers of the Jackson Engine Company in 1881, which covered the southern part of Tarrytown. He served as Chief in the Tarrytown Fire Department in 1897. This year he will run for his thirteenth term as President of his hose company. Beside serving as a firemen and running a grocery store, Mr. Gross has been elected to various jobs on the village administration.