Issue 2 and Volume 10.

CITY & VICINITY. NEW YORK DEPARTMENT. NOTES OF MEN AND THINGS. A test of the new Clapp & Jones Steam Fire Engine No. 1 was made at the foot of East Seventeenth street on Thursday afternoon. The official report of the trial will be given next week. There will be a sale of condemned Fire Department material at Jersey City on July 11. Fireman Theodore Ernst, of Engine Company No. 26. has resigned his position in the Fire Department. About $5000 per month is required to pay the salaries of the members of the Fire Department of Jersey City. Patrick McSwain, celebrated the Fourth of July, it is charged, by setting fire to the mattress of his bed. He was locked up to await examination. Chief Gicquel, of the Fifth Battalion, will attend the Convention of the Firemen’s Association of the S*ate of New York, which is to be held…

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