Joe simon resigns from Fire Dept 21 may 1942
In the Fire Department Chief Nello Marcucci was raised from $210 to $225, and retained his $25 monthly salary as street superintendent. superintendent. Ambrose Ferrario's salary was raised from $180 to $200. All the other firemen received received $15 increases which makes Joe D'Amato's salary $170; Frank Sousa, $185, and John Bell, $150. Henry Von der Heide, former fire chief of Fairfax, was hired for $170 a month to fill the vacancy left ly the resignation of Joe Simon.