Polio Epidemic that beseiged Rockford and territory July 2, 1945

Source:Rockford Register Star     January 15, 1946   pg. 5

Rockford Police Dept. Chief Charles Manson – 1940-42

Manson

Front row:  Police Chief Charles Manson, Mayor Charles Brown, Fire Chief Thomas Blake

Back row: Police Officer Herman Brandt, Maynard Westring of the Navy Club, Asst. Fire Chief William Julian.

Source:  Rockford Register-Republic Oct. 9, 1940