Pay of Fort Worth Firemen. Five hundred citizens of Fort Worth. Tex., presented a petition to the city commission asking that the pay of the Fort Worth firemen be increased. The petition was granted, and the new wage scale per month will be as follows: Assistant chief, $125: master mechanic. $100: operator and secretary. $90: company captain, $00: lieutenant captain, $80; engineers, $85; firstclass firemen (three years’ experience). $75: -econd-cfciss firemen (two years’ experience), $7(1; third class firemen (one month uo to two rears), $50 to $65. The -alary of a fireman inow $50.