Capitol Heights Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary Organized

The Capitol Heights Volunteer Fire Department Ladies Auxiliary was organized. Charter members included Irene Conner, Marie Davis, Clara Bryan, Freida Fankhouser, Minnie Nuthall, Alice McGuire, Evelyn Jacobs, Elenore Noel, Lulu Miller, Annie Pierce and Dora Quill. The Ladies Auxiliary is believed to the first fire department ladies auxiliary in the United States.