When the Gong Rings

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An Online List of 1960-1965 Fire History Pages

 

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Proposed New Charleston City Fire Department Firehouse Complex with City Hall and Police Department at 10th & Madison Streets 104
The 1960's--  Modern Times Start for CFD-- Title Page 105
1960 Through 1963 Fire Log List 106
1960's-- A New Firehouse, More Firemen, Fire Suppression Strategies, and a New Kitchen 107

1960-- Neal Hutton Retires, Bud Hildebrand Hired, Winnett Fire, VFW Ladies and Fireman work together for Christmas Project

109
1960--Taylor Family Memorabilia and U. of I. Fire College 110
1961--  Minimum Firemen Wage Bill Passed, Bomb Scare at Two High Schools, '38 Babcock Pumper Ready to be Retired 111
1962- Do-Rite and Trailer Fires 112
1962-- Captain Mel Taylor Attends "Causes and Origin of Arson Fire" Training in Chicago 113
1962-- Hernando's Hideway Student Apartments Carbon Monoxide

Poisoning of 27 EIU Students

114
1962-- Photos of Firemen and Trucks 115
1962-- First Aid Training for First Responders & a Request for a Payraise 116
1963-- Photo of the New Firehouse, Trucks and Crews 117
1963-- Rardin Building Fire on Square-- New Strategies Used  Part One *108
1963-- Rardin Building Fire Part Two 118
Dec. 19, 1963-- Captain Taylor Receives an Alarm Call from Neer's Paint Store "Out of Control" Part Three 119
1963-- Rardin Fire Details Part Four 120
1963-- Rardin Fire Photo Part Five 121
1963-- Rardin Fire Photos Part Six 122
1963-- Rardin Fire Photo Part Seven 123
1963-- Rardin Fire Photo Part Eight 124
1963-- Rardin Fire Photo Part Nine 125
1964-- Through 1972 Fire Log List 126
1964-- Events & Retired Fire Chief, Neal Hutton died May 8, 1964 127
May 13, 1964-- Stingley DX on Lincoln Ave. Burns 128
1965-- Fires and Events 129
1965-- Lindley Chevrolet Warehouse Fire & Captain Harold "Buck" Fleming Dies at Age 58 130

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