International Association of Fire Engineers.

Issue 16 and Volume 24.

International Association of Fire Engineers. TWENTY-SIXTH ANNUAL CONVENTION. PROGRAM OF THE ST LOUIS CONVENTION. FOR the twentysixth time the members of the International Association of Fire Engineers meets in convention—this year at St. Louis, Mo. Its headquarters will be at the Planters’ hotel, of which Mr. Henry Weaver is the able and courteous host. Every preparation is being made by Chief Swingley and the local committee to make the onvention a success. The following is the program of the proceedings: TOPICS AND ASSIGNMENTS. Topic No. 1.—Practical benefits of gymnasium to fire de partments Charles Roberts, chief fire department, Denver, Colo. Topic No. a.—At what temperature will water, when applied in given quantities be transtormed into steam or gas, and thus aid combustion; and what conditions should govern the sire and pressure of streams used by firemen in fighting fires ? Geo. C. Hale, chief fire department, Kansas City, Mo. Topic…

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