LIST OF PATENTS Issued from the United States Patent Office for the week ending March 8. pertaining to fire and water departments. Specially reported for FIRE AND WATER by Geo. R. Byington, solicitor of parents, Washington, D. C. Printed specifications and drawings of any patent here mentioned, will be sent to any person upon receipt of twenty-five cents. F. G. Lyon, Jersey City, N. J., fire alarm. R. D. Wirt, Independence, Mo., hose reel. J. G. Meyrick, Louisville, Ky., fire engine heater connection. G. Meacom, Chelsea, Mass., hose.