Issue 17 and Volume 33.

WATER SUPPLY AT JOHNSTOWN The system of waterworks at Johnstown, N. Y., is practically two independent systems. With its grand springs of pure and wholesome water, which constitute the source of supply, it is not excelled by any of the smaller municipalities of the State; and the system has also fully demonstrated that not only an abundance of water can be supplied for family use, but for every business enterprise that may locate in the city for years to come. No other city, so far ns water supply is concerned, is better provided for fire protection, for which reason ihe citizens certainly should be given lower fire insurance rates than they have at the present time. The system is gravity, with three reservoirs, the Warren, the Cold Brook and the Cork Centre, the aggregate of which is rg. 550,000 gallons. The Cold Brook and the Cork Centre springs and other…

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