LIST OF PATENTS, Issued from the United States Patent Office for the week ending February 52, pertaining to fire and water departments. Specially reported for FIRE AND WATER by Geo. R. Byington, solicitor of patents, Washington, D. C. Printed specifications and drawings of any patent here mentioned, will be sent to any person upon receipt of twenty-five cents. P. G. Paris, Columbia, S. C., fire escape. J. H. Guest, Brooklyn, N. Y., fire telegraph. J. C. Betten, Eureka Springs, Ark., fire escape. I. E. Pearsall, Troy, Pa., combined ladder, etc. E. T. Copeland, Brooklyn, N. Y., automatic fire extinguishing apparatus.