Leadership

A Lively Time Ahead.

Issue 54 and Volume 1894 15.

A Lively Time Ahead. The sixth annual tournament of the Illinois State Firemen’s Association will be held in Edwardsville, Ill., August 28. 29 and 30. The tournament promises to excel in interesting events any previous occasion. The Arrangement Committee has been hard at work for several weeks, and have issued the following excellent programme, with $1,600 prizes, including $200 for the band concert: First Day—Parade; 100 yards foot race; ladder climbers’ contest; couplers’ contest; novelty hose race; novelty hook and ladder race; novelty hub-and-hub race; novelty hub-and-hub hook and ladder race. Second Day—Band concert ; free-for-all hose race ; freefor-all hook and ladder race ; consolation hose race ; freefor-all hub-and-hub race ; consolation hook and ladder race ; consolation hub-and-hub race; consolation hub-and-hub hook and ladder race; consolation hub-and-hub hook and ladder race. Third Day—Novelty coupling contest ; championship hose race ; championship hook and ladder race ; hub-and-hub…

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