Yesteryears (7-20-13)

07/20/2013 12:39 AM

07/20/2013 12:40 AM

100 YEARS AGO: Modesto Fire Chief Wallace received a letter asking him to attend the annual convention of the Pacific Coast Association of Fire Chiefs.

The invitation stated the chief should attend because Modesto was a model of the commission form of government and the association wished to hear from Modesto's Fire Department.

— Karen Aiello

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