Members from the Newcomerstown Fire Department are seen in this 1944 photo.

The fire engine is a 1936 Ahrens-Fox. New equipment that had been obtained by the Fire Department was being displayed during a summer picnic that was held by the Fire Department the firemen and their families. Left to right, each row. Front row: Jack Walters, Walter Fillman, George Ames, Cecil Gardner, Harry Berg. Back row: Ed Warner, Otto Haxton, Fire Chief; Russell Bicker, Burton DeWitt, Cecil Haver, Everett MacElhaney, John Tidball.

Photo courtesy of William Casteel, Correspondent