The fire horses stand ready in their stalls, and at the sound of the alarm gong the stall chains are let down and each horse goes quickly to his place at the engine, and the big iron collars are clamped around their necks and off they go to the fire, with the engine, at break-neck speed.
- Child's First Picture Book
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- Wednesday 17 February 2021
- Places / America / Daily Life