Charles Bonner, Nesquehoning's No. 1 fireman, was presented with the honor of being named the community's lifelong fire chief. He was honored by the Nesquehoning V.F.W. and was also given the outstanding citizens award. The main speaker was R. D. "Dick" Edwards, of Lansford, during the program held at Nesquehoning Hose Company No. 1. Michael Choley was installed as the new V.F.W. post commander.