Leadership

NEW JERSEY FIRE NOTES.

Issue 14 and Volume 42.

NEW JERSEY FIRE NOTES. Correspondence of FIRE AND WATER ENGINEERING. Besides the appointment of Chief George J. Everitt as financial secretary of the State Firemen’s Relief association and the other officers of that organisation must also be noticed that of the New Jersey State Fire Chiefs’ club, which met at Wildwood on September 13. They were as follows: President, Charles S. Allen, Trenton; vicepresident, D. J. O’Neil, Ridgewood; secretary, C. S. Mount, Red Bank; treasurer, T. O Doane, Plainfield; trustees, Robert Kiersted, Newark; John Conway, Jersey City; D. J. O’Neil. Ridgewood.—To avoid running down a woman and three children as he was on his way to a tenement fire, Edward Purdue, driver of the hose wagon of engine company No. 5, of the East Orange fire department, was forced to turn his team full tilt into a plate glass window. One of the horses was so cut it may have…

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