June 20, 1904
A meeting was called ofthe citizens for the purpose of organizing a Fire Dept. with C.O. Willock as
chairman and F. Mills as secretary.
Moved and seconded that we proceed to organize.
Nominations then in order.
Nominations for Chief, H.P.Monroe and C.C. Lawrence. H.P. Monroe received 11 votes, C.C. Lawrence
received 9 votes
F. Mills was nominated for secretary and elected by acclimation.
Chief Monroe then took the chair.
Moved and seconded that the Department consist of two companies, Hook & Ladder Co. and Hose Co.
Adjourned fora few minutes to organize the two companies.
A.C. McArthur was elected treas. By acclimation
A committee was appointed to draft constitution and by-laws consisting of C.O. Willock, J.E. Taylor,
F. Swauger, F. Smith and A.C. McArthur.
Department adjourned until Mon. June 27.