Category Archives: Fire Trucks

On Humanity

“I can think of no more stirring symbol of man’s humanity to man than a fire engine” . . . Kurt Vonnegut No argument from me!            

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Occasionally, They Listen

This story began 8-9 years ago when I was introduced to  a new “cadet” at Aiken Public Safety, Fire Division. Cadets were young guys, interested in a career in Public Safety. Most of them wanted to be police officers, but … Continue reading

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Minor Distractions

We have been here five days and the fire alarm has gone off three times. Apparently, there is a problem with the heat/smoke detector in the elevator, mechanical room. Luckily, it has gone off during the middle of the day … Continue reading

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Because Russians Are Red.

Last week, I sent a little surprise back to Licking County with the Laymans. I knew that Pat would appreciate the 1/32″ scale model of FDNY Ladder 10, also known as “Ten Truck” and since I had two….. It was a … Continue reading

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