Issue 11 and Volume 1885 16.

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 everyone 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.] SOUTHINGTON, CONN. SOUTHINGTON, September 7.—No fire alarms since last you heard from me, consequently fire matters are quiet. The annual meeting of Hose Company No. 1 and Hook and Ladder Company No. 1 was held in the parlor of our new house on Wednesday evening, September 3, when officers were elected as follows : Hose company—Foreman, W. E. Stannard ; first assistant foreman, A. S. Alcott; second assistant foreman, Wm.…

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