Leadership

Greater New York Fire News.

Issue 15 and Volume 43.

Greater New York Fire News. The name of Fire Commissioner Hayes Iras been added to the Firemen’s Memorial fund which has apparently about reached its maximum. The amount has not by any means come up to the expectations formed of it, and except for an occasional notice of the meeting of the committee very little is heard of it. It was a great mistake on the part of the board of education to stand in the way of the children attending the public schools, and thwart them in their intention to collect money for the fund. It may be contrary to the regulations for the pupils to do so; but there was no reason why an exception was not made in such a case as the one in question. A correspondent writes: “If the superintendent had chosen to press the matters, as he has pressed some of his own peculiar…

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