W. Grove, Chief of Hannibal, Mo.
William Grove has been selected the new Chief of the Hannibal, Mo., Fire Department to succeed the late T. B. Parks.
He was born January 24, 1863. For nine years he served in the volunteer organization which at that time boasted of a hand drawn apparatus. For twelve years, Mr. Grove was a minute man receiving a salary of $120 a year. He has been a regular fireman for twenty – seven years.