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Obituary

William R. Pirsch

William R. Pirsch, president and general manager of Peter Pirsch Sons Co., died on October 18 after a brief illness. He was 81.

Pirsch had been associated with the company since 1910. He became a partner and general manager in 1919. In December 1946, he was named vice president and then treasurer upon incorporation of the company. He became president in July 1954.

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TROY, ALA.—FIRE Chief E. L. Mitcham, for almost twenty years head of the Troy Fire Department, died recently after a long illness. City officials eulogized his devotion to duty. The Commission has named Jeff White as acting chief.