Leadership

Fireman Healey.

Issue 6 and Volume 1.

Fireman Healey. Inasmuch as an anonymous correspondent, in writing to the Herald, calls into question Patrick Healy’s services in extinguishing the fire on Mrs. Gracie’s dress (originating, it will be remembered, in the overturning of a lighted alcohol lamp), we append the following letter from the lady, wherein she not only pays a fitting compliment and shows her gratitude to Heal for his meritorious action, but sets at rest this much controverted matter, showing that Healy alone is entitled to the credit. Healy is the genial driver of Engine 14, a cool, courageous fellow, yet so modest that he fain would hold this incident from the papers. Since it has been published, and some one disputes his right to the credit due to the action, Mrs. Gracic has nobly spoken in his behalf. 200 East Fortieth sir., Dec. 15. 1$77Mr. Patrick Healy: Mv DEAR SIR :—My attention lias been called…

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