City and Vicinity.

Issue 14 and Volume 1878 1.

City and Vicinity. NEW YORK CITY. The New York Department. HOOK AND LADDER NO. 8. This Company is one of the best duty-doing Truck Companies in the city ; it is located on North Moore street, near West Broadway. The house is rather narrow, cut is very comfortably fitted up. It has an old Fireman at its head— Michael T. Reeves—who joined the Department April 16, 1867. He was made an Assistant Foreman in 1870, and Foreman of No. 8 August 1, 1871. He has an excellent record; be, with his entire Company having had their names placed on the roll of honor for rescuing a number of lives, and but recently saved the lives of a large number of working girls at a factory on West Broadway, His assistant is Alex. McDonald, of old Hose 15 ; he joined Engine 1 in August 1865, and after being transferred to…

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