Fire prevention series by White, 1957
1 image. Fire prevention series by White, 10 January 1957. Woman at stove -- Robe catching fire. ' Caption slip reads: "Photographer: Mack. Date: 1957-01-10. Reporter: White. Assignment: (for 3rd article). Fire prevention -- posed shot, artist to put in fire up sleeve, catching from burner -- make burner gas, instead of electric as shown -- fire runs up her sleeve to shoulder. 19-20: This shot goes with 3rd article, illustrate's Women in kitchens reference, page 2 of dupe [sic]. Note: Fire doesn't need to touch a sleeve or garment 00 if near enough, heat alone will start the fire. Woman is Ruth Samuel, a LAFD fireman's wife. (Credit: Examiner photo based on hundreds of such incidents specially posed by Los Angeles Fire Dept. experts)."