Connecticut State Firemen.

Issue 24 and Volume 1891 9.

Connecticut State Firemen. (From an Occasional Correspondent.) NEW BRITAIN, CONN., June 8.—The annual convention of the Connecticut State Firemen’s Association, to be held in this city June 16 and 17, promises to be one of the most interesting ever held. The members of the local department are tiestirring themselves and intend to give the delegates a warm reception. They will be entertained at a banquet on the evening of the 16th at the State Armory. On the morning of the 17th Chief Carleton will have out the local department for a short parade and a working exhibition. The committee lias engaged the American Military Band for the evening of the 16th for a short parade to the armory, and to play a concert during the evening, also for the morning of the 17th. The common council has appropriated a sum not to exceed $400, and the department has collected a…

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