LIST OF PATENTS Issued from the United States Patent Office for the week ending March 22, 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 he sent to any person upon receipt of twenty-five cents. A. Sewell, Berryville, Ark., fire alarm. J. W. Gray, Hartford, Conn., hose nozzle. William Piel, Allegheny, Pa., pipe coupling. J. M. Palmer, Boston, Mass., fire extinguisher. Robert E. Ismond, Chicago, Ill., hose or pipe coupling. G. J. Stanhope and E. B. Esty, Cleveland. O., fire escape. E. D. Norton, Yorkshire Centre, N, Y., sectional ladder. J. J. Hamilton and D. Bearly, New Castle, Ind., fire extension ladder and truck. S. Taussig, Prague, Bohemia-Austria, electric circuit for telephones and fire and burglar alarms.