On Oct. 29, 1966, the Springfield Fire Division emergency squad responded with police to 415 Ludlow Avenue for a brutal attack on a mother and her baby. Anita Taylor, 20, died. The child survived.
The Taylor murder remains unsolved and the family launched a web site seeking clues. The address is http://www.taylorcase.com/
The official police report said: "The Fire Div. Emergency Squad, consisting of Lt. Olds and Fireman Shook, arrived at the scene and transported the complainant and baby to Community Hospital, where the complainant was pronouned D.O.A. by Dr. Fifer."