Issue 12 and Volume 40.

FIRE NEWS OF THE WEEK Special Correspondence of FIRE AND WATER ENGINEERING Cleveland, Ohio, will extend its fire limits and thus minimise the risk from frame buildings. A $7,000 blaze was caused in one of the electric towers of the mill of the Dominion Cotton company at Montreal, Que. The Point Pleasant hook and ladder company, of Jamaica South, borough of Queens, New York, has elected William Engle as its chief. Dayton, Ohio, is investigating the working of the two-platoon system for its fire department. The system may possibly he adopted. Eagle, N. Y., which has no fire protection, had four Buildings burned by a fire which threatened the whole of Main street. I lie loss was $10,000. Why those of one political stripe should alone he considered tit to be firemen is a question which only the citizens of Jefferson can answer. An entire square of buildings burned at…

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