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  • Hospital evacuation at Lutheran Hospital. Hilliard Gates from WKJG Radio is broadcasting the events as 150 nurses slid down the evacuation chute on the 1947 American LaFrance 100' Aerial Ladder Truck. The end of the chute is behind Hilliard. Captain George Hood, Chief of the Fire Prevention Bureau is at left. The names of the nurses is unknown. Photo is from a Fire Prevention Book made in 1951.