Issue 23 and Volume 31.

A MODEL WATERWORKS OFFICE (Specially Written for FIRE AND WATER.) In the arrangement of the plan of details for a waterworks system, the office should receive an important part of the study given to the designs and specifications. It is in the office where the financial analysis of the business is in daily progress, and where the basis of a good policy is established for the proper conduct of a successful and profitable public institution. It is in the office where the management is tested in the public scales and reckoned of its worth. The office is the controling centre of the waterworks plant; it is here where the simple and intricate details of the daily routine of work is thought out and reduced to order for the subordinates to execute. In a well regulated household a neatly arranged parlor is provided for the comfort and pleasure of the family…

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