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  • Fort Wayne Fire Department 1848 Button Hand Pumper on a flatbed truck in Kendallville, IN. Fort Wayne Firemen's Mutual Benefit Association was selling tickets to win a car that was donated by Hatcher Motors of Fort Wayne. Tickets cost 10 cents or 3 for 25 cents or 12 for $1.00. The drawing was on 08/20/1947. Firemen L-R: Ralph Ellenwood, George Sowers, Edward Kocks. Date 08/10/1947.