Leadership

The San Francisco Fire Patrol.

Issue 13 and Volume 1878 1.

The San Francisco Fire Patrol. At the annual meeting of the Directors of the Underwriters’ Fire Patrol of San Francisco, held on Friday, January 18, the following officers were elected: President, Charles A. Laton; Vice-President, Gustave Touchard Secretary and Treasurer, Hugh Craig. Directors, W. N. Olmstead, A. J. Bryant, Thomas C. Grant, Guztave Touchard, D. J. Staples, Hugh Craig, and Charles A. Laton. The Treasurer’s report showed that at the end of the year 1S76, there was a balance on hand of $880.2g ; receipts for 1877, $20,492.19; disbursements, pay roll, $12,187.42 ; other expenses, $7,606.70 ; total expenses, $19,794.12 ; balance on hand, $697.98. The expenses of fitting the Patrol was: For horses, $1,675 ; wagons, $1,738.38; harness, $514.73; equipments, $13,221.89 ; fitting up building, $3,669,57; furniture, $2,517.23. The annual report of Captain White states that 372 alarms were received, of which 316 were responded to ; 1,269 covers…

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