Issue 2 and Volume 1884 13.

WHAT THEY SAY. [THE JOURNAL does not hold itself responsible for the ideas, opinions or prejudices expressed by its correspondents. Our policy is to give every one fair play, and our desire is to place on record the experience of practical firemen in the management of fires, fire apparatus and all that pertains to the Fire Service. To this end, we permit the greatest latitude of expression to correspondents, simply requiring them to avoid personalities, and expecting them to state facts.] PROVIDENCE, R. I. PROVIDENCE, January 8.—On the morning of the 8th the sad news was made known to the public, as well as the firemen, that ex-Assistant Engineer William A. Sabin was found dead in his bed. The cause is supposed to have been heart disease. Captain Sabin has been a member of this department a great many years; he served in the volunteer department and at one time…

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