Sunday, December 30, 2018
Gas Shortage Almost Idles Fire Truck
From the December 19, 2018, MidWeek (DeKalb County, Illinois) "Looking Back."
1943, 75 Years Ago.
"Gasoline will again be available for the city fire truck at Earlville and the residents of the community are again able to breathe easier.
"Application for renewal of the gasoline allotment had been refused by the Peoria district office of ODT and the residents had been planning to resume the old bucket brigade."
No Fire Trucks? Shortages Getting Serious At Home. --GreGen