Man pours lifetime of fires and clowning onto the canvas

Allan Lister of rural Newton has a painting studio/office in his home. Wendy Nugent/Newton Now
By Wendy Nugent, Newton Now Allan Lister was only with the Wichita Fire Department about a month when he was home and heard a noise outside. A loud noise. This was in 1965. Then, he heard on the radio there had been a plane crash, which turned out to be about a mile and a half from his home. “I went outside and looked, and


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