Issue 17 and Volume 29.

MEETING OF BOARD OF DIRECTORS. A meeting of the board of directors of the International Association of Fire Engineers was held at the Grand hotel, Indianapolis, on April 18. There were present: President M. S. Humphreys; D. J. Swenie; Charles E. Swingley; and Secretary Henry A. Hills. DATE OF MEETING OF CONVENTION. August 27, 28, 29, and 30 was selected as the time for holding the convention. The meeting, which will be. in Masonic hall, will be called to order at 11 o’clock, a. m. TOPICS FOR DISCUSSION. The following topics will be discussed: No. 1. The danger to life attending firemen when at work fighting fires by electric light and trolley wires. What is the remedy,and how can it be enforced? Assignment to be announced later, No 2. The danger of chemical explosives, their kind and character, and what would be the best method to prevent them. William McDevitt.…

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