2 images. New fire alarm boxes (public emergency phone box), 15 August 1957. Irish McCalla ("Miss Fire Prevention Week"); 1st and Walker Streets in San Pedro; John S. Gibson Junior (on the phone); E.L. Thompson (Battalion Chief).; Supplementary material reads: "City Desk; Gershon; Illus; New fire boxes. No 1-2: Irish McCalla, 'Miss Fire Prevention Week', Acting Mayor John S. Gibson, K.V. Keely, left to right with ribbon tied around new type Public Emergency Phone Box at First and Walker streets, San Pedro, at official start of service. No 3: Acting Mayor Gibson cuts ribbon as Irish McCalla, K.V. Keely, CH. of the Fire and Police Signal Division of the Dept. of Bldg. & Safety look on. No 4: Gibson on phone as fire engine rolls by. 5: Gibson, Irish McCalla, K.V. Keely, Chief William Miller of Fire Department, and Victor Carter, pres. Fire Commission, shaking hands with Irish. No 6: Same without hand shake. No 7: Bat. Chief. E.L. Thompson, Communications chief, explains telephone system to kids and warns them not to play with phones".