Men dressed in costume for George L. Baker’s Birthday Party at Red Steer Café, 1934.
First row: Mike DeCicco, Mr. Nudleman, Commissioner Riley, Assistant Fire Chief James Dillane, Harry Freeman. Second row: Mr. Willoughby, Ernie Bills, Jack Luihn, Al Sherrill, Dr. Cecil Brouse, Sam Slocum. Third Row: Charles Parker, Fire Captain Fred Roberts and two unidentified men.
This fire fighter’s rock garden was located at Station 32 in St. Johns, 1934. One of a few such gardens located at fire stations around Portland at that time, this garden was in front of the former St Johns City Hall building where the fire station and the Police Bureau’s North Precinct were located.