Issue 8 and Volume 44.

FIRE NEWS OF THE WEEK Special Correspondence of FIRE AND WATER ENGINEERING. The business district of Lowell, Mass., suffered a loss from fire to the extent of $25,000. At Springfield, Ohio, a new 10-circuit, repeater Gamewell fire-alarm system has been installed. Hose company No. 3 has been re-instated in its new and modern building at Danversport, Mass. At Detroit, Mich., a tire in the Riverside Storage company’s building resulted in a loss of $12,000. At East Boston, Mass., a lire in a drygoods store damaged the building to the extent of $22,000. The last shipment of the Gamewell lirealarm system has been delivered at Little Rock. Ark. Many applications for the position of chief of the department have been tiled at Marysville. Cal. A block of six business buildings has been destroyed by lire in Jeffersonville, Ohio, at a loss of about $25,000. A tobacco warehouse and other buildings at…

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