The Daily Leader (Pontiac, Illinois) - 2 March 1973 Page 6
Daily Leader, Pontiac, 111. Pages Fri.,Mar.2, 73 READY FOR THE FIREMAN'S BALL -- The old Folks Opera House which was on the north side of the 100 block of E. Water St is shown decorated for the annual Fireman's Ball in 1913. Members of the Fire Dept. at that time are shown in the inset: bottom row from left, Bill Toon, Teddy .Day, George Handley, Ben Platt and Lloyd List; second row, Louie Mott, Miles Riggs, Cal Johnson, Luther Skean James Fitzgerald. This picture belongs to Walter Boddington, who acquired it with some other a recent auction sale.