Leadership

THE INTERNATIONAL FIRE BRIGADES UNION.

Issue 27 and Volume 19.

THE INTERNATIONAL FIRE BRIGADES UNION. “FIREMAN’S HERALD,” OF NEW YORK, JUNE 25, THE LONDON TOURNAMENT OPENED. [SPECIAL CABLE TO THE HERALD.] The International Fire Brigade tournament was opened with appropriate ceremonies Friday afternoon, June 19. The American representatives. Chief Hosmer, of Lowell, Mass., and Chief Eaton, of Hartford, Conn., arrived all safe and were accorded a royal reception. The Montreal team, in charge of Chairman Stevenson, of the Fire Committee, and Chief Benoit, were received at the dock and escorted to the hall. Chief Officer Simmonds, of the London Fire Brigade, delivered an address of welcorSe to the visitors, to which Mr. Litchfield responded. Captain Beasley introduced Messrs. Benoit and Stevenson, of Canada, to Captain Simmonds, and the Canadian team drove around the arena and were heartily cheered, Mr. Benoit, in conversation, expressed himself as greatly pleased with the reception accorded the visiting delegations. United States. France, Portugal, Italy and…

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