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SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH.

Issue 20 and Volume 1895 16.

SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH. James Devinne, chief of the fire department, reports that the force consists of 27 permanent men. The apparatus includes one hose wagon with 1,200 feet of hose, one with 900 feet, one reel with 1,000 feet, one with 800 feet, one second-class Silsby steamer, one fourth-class Silsby, Preston aerial truck, village truck, double 60-gallon Holloway chemical, chief’s wagon, assistant chief’s buggy, and supply wagon. There are several other pieces of apparatus with call companies in different parts of the city. The apparatus is in good condition, but is too light for present service and should be replaced with heavier. The horses are nearly all in good condition. There is 6 850 feet of No. 1 two and one-half inch cotton hose, and 1,900 feet of No. 2, a total of 8,750 feet. Some 1,550 feet of two and one-half inch double jacket cotton hose has been…

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