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Chicago Police and Fire Thrill Show

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FLASHBACK: 1938 Police officers rehearse for the first annual Chicago Police and Fire Thrill Show, Soldier Field. On July 17, 1938, the safest place in town--at least for the 70,000 spectators--was Soldier Field, where 1,000 police officers and firefighters assembled to demonstrate some of... Tribune archive photo
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