Leadership

The Firemen of Missouri, Kansas and Arkansas.

Issue 20 and Volume 1892 11.

The Firemen of Missouri, Kansas and Arkansas. On June 13 to 17 inclusive, the largest gathering of firemen ever assembled west of the Mississippi will meet at Springfield, Mo., and hold a five day session and tournament. The Missouri State Firemen’s Association, comprising all the fire organizations, both paid and volunteer, will hold a one day’s session and perfect their organization and lay plans for securing the adoption of the amendment to the State constitution that will be submitted to the people at the November elections. The Southwestern Firemen’s Association will hold a four days’ meeting and tournament that will be one of the most interesting events that will occur in Missouri this year. Two thousand firemen from Missouri, Kansas and Arkansas will attend this tournament, accompanied by twenty brass bands. The crack organizations of the three States will compete for prizes aggregating $2500. There will be four days of…

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