Norfolk Tops State in Fire Prevention
Norfolk, Virginia was awarded first prize, by the Virginia Association of Insurance Agents for the best fire prevention program of the year.
The presentation was made by John Cahill, Jr., of John Cahill Insurance Agency of Norfolk. Incidently this contest was originated several years ago, as a yearly event, by Mr. Cahill. Chief Woolard of the Norfolk Fire Department, accepted the award.
The ceremony took place during the Virginia State Fire Chiefs Convention held at Old Point Comfort, Virginia.
At this time Mr. C. H. Dougherty of Franklin, Va. was elected President of the Virginia State Fire Chiefs Association. He succeeds Mr. C. E. Carlson, of West Point, Virginia.