Issue 14 and Volume 44.

ANNUAL MEETING OF FIRE ENGINEERS AT COLUMBUS Stenographic Report of FIRE AND WATER ENGINEERING. (CONTINUED FROM LAST WEEK.) President Tyson: In Louisville I have two truck companies near the principal railroads, where we have a platform for loading. In the rear of the truck house I have timbers ready to load, and have at hand spikes and sledge hammer ready to go right at work. If I get a call to go to some other city I phone that company to report ready to load, and within ten, or, at the outside fifteen minutes, I have the engine on the flat car. This is because I have all my paraphernalia measured and ready to throw on the car at once. Chief Knofflock, Mansfield, Ohio: At the little town 1 live in and about which I spoke awhile ago, since 1 have been chief, I have been asked for aid by…

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