When the Gong Rings A Fire History of Charleston, Illinois
 
88.  FIRE LOG 1952

 

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***Index to other 1950's Pages:  70, 71, 72, 73, 74, 75, 76, 77, 78, 79, 80, 81, 82, 83, 84, 85, 86, 87, 89, 90, 91, 92, 93, 94, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 101. 102, 103 

 


BRUSH FIRE, DROUGHT OF 1953

                  1953 SUFFERED A DROUGHT The fire department was called out for many dry brush fires. Mel Taylor was photographed spraying a hot spot in brush during the drought. Temperatures rose to 100
degrees.