The Phoenix

Mythical Being

The qoutes

"Only the man with the Captain's hat and the sign of the Phoenix on his hat, at last, curious, his playing cards in his thin hand, talked across the long room."

It is being displayed as a symbol on one of the firemen hats while playing cards.

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Discussion

It is being displayed as a symbol on one of the firemen hats while playing cards.

Why it's important

The phoenix is important in this scene to point out which of the firemen at the table talked to Montag about the hound.