Phoenix Hose Company to Celebrate Anniversary
The Phoenix Hose Company of the Babylon, N. Y., Fire Department will celebrate the sixtieth anniversary of its founding on May 6.
Although organized on May 6, 1882, three charter members are still living. They are Simon B. Cooper of Danbury. Conn.: John B. Field of Babylon, and Elbert C. Livingston of Babylon.
Present personnel of the Phoenix Hose Company include Captain J. H. Jebens, Jr., Lieutenant Donald C. Gottsch and twenty-three men.
Plans for the anniversary include a dinner to be held on May 6.