FROM THE PAST
more than the previous year, they did not reach the peak year of 1963 when an all- time record was set with 690 fire calls and 540 ambulance runs.
Firemen were thankful that false alarms showed a decrease from 26 in 1964 to 21 last year. There were three men injured in the line of duty, two arson cases investigated, four rescues, and two search parties recorded.
••• One of Queen Anne’s County’s youngest industries has not only exceeded its expectations by more than four times in its first year, but has already equaled half of the sales of that first year in its first quarter for 1966.
Tag- A- Long Trailers Inc. which, with a change in partnership in March, became Tag- A- Long Trailers of Centreville Inc., began here a little more than a year ago. They leased the old Jump Hardware Building at the intersection of Routes 213 and 18.
A night shift has been added and 24 full time people are now employed. The shop has been enlarged and a new office built.