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A Look Back

By Ann Taylor Boutwell July 1, 1929: Chief William “Bill” Cody celebrated his golden anniversary with Atlanta’s Fire Department. He joined the Mechanic Fire Company No. 2, as a volunteer shortly after his 1876 arrival. Elected Chief Engineer of the Atlanta Fire Department on July 15, 1915, he continued to serve until his 1929 death.  […]