MISCELLANEOUS. A steel frame hook and ladder truck is being built at the works of Gleason & Bailey Mfg. Co., Seneca Falls, N. Y., for the suburbs of Richmond, Va. D. L. Barker, Providence, R. I., has just completed a gang of ten wells for the Robert Mason & Son Co., at their new bleachery near Providence. There are ten three-inch wells from 116 to 150 feet in depth, and none have yielded less than 76 gallons per minute, and some would yield much more. A committee from Atlantic City, N. J., visited the New York city office of the Gleason & Bailey Mfg. Co. on the nth inst. and placed an order fora patented steel frame four-wheel hose carriage, to be delivered within seventy days.