Pittsburg Inspection.

Issue 4 and Volume 1.

Pittsburg Inspection. The annual inspection and parade of the Pittsburg Fire Department took place Thursday of last week. The entire Department, the operators on the fire alarm telegraph excepted, congregated at 10 o’clock on Liberty Street. Chief Engineer Evans, Assistant Engineer Steele, the Board of Fire Commissioners, and quite a number of Councilmen were on hand. The regular drill, mounting, dismounting, hitching and unhitching was gone through in a very satisfactory manner, demonstrating that the men had lost none of the proficiency tor which they they are noted. The apparatus was found to be in first-class condition iu every respect. After the inspection ami drill a street parade was made, Every member of the Department appeared in a bran new overcoat, made after the pattern of those worn by the New York Firemen, and this feature added very materially to the attractive* ness of the parade,

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