Leadership

New Jersey Fire News.

Issue 24 and Volume 44.

New Jersey Fire News. For the one lieutenancy that is vacant in the Newark fire department there are over twenty candidates.—Captain Cornelius Stubbs has been awarded the gold watch, offered by the Morning Star for the most popular captain in the Newark fire department. The ballots gave him a total of 98,759—41,421 above the nearest competitor and 98,741 above the lowest of the whole twentythree men of that rank. The aggregate of votes cast was 317,556 between October 19 and November 14, both inclusive In Newark, at a recent fire in the 3-story Gould and Fberhardt factory, on Railway avenue, $5,000 worth of wood patterns and a number of new moulds were destroyed, and the entire pattern shop was wrecked. When the fire was discovered, the flames had made great headway among the soft woods and other inflammable material. Chief Astlev, who had sent in a second alarm, by his…

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