Pity the Poor Fireman



Photo Title

Pity the Poor Fireman

Photographer/Creator

Michael Rito

Collection

Publisher

Chicago Daily Times

Caption/Description

As though fire itself weren't enough, firemen battling a 5-11 fire which wrecked four war plants, found an equally treacherous foe in the 5 below zero ting which buttoned a brittle ice coat over equipment and anchored hoses to the ground.

Citation

Michael Rito, "Pity the Poor Fireman," in POYi Archive, Item #9, http://archive.poy.org/items/show/9 (accessed August 19, 2019).

Date Added

07.03.2008