Issue 6 and Volume 1894 15.

WELLS Lew De Haven, Bluffton, Ind., writes that five more wells will be drilled for the city water service. President D. S. Morrison, of Grinnell, Ia., writes FIRE AND WATER: “During the year we put in a well 2,002 1-2 feet deep, which has been tested to 200,000 gallons a day. It is pumped from a depth of 200 feet. We have a Knowles pump 12×36 cylinder, located 400 feet below the surface. We will build a system of water-works in the spring, Augusta and Schoolcraft, Mich., are talking about putting in a system of nest wells for fire protection, and have written and sent parties to Vicksburg to obtain information as to their cost, etc.

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