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THE LATEST WEEKLY BUDGET OF FIRE DEPARTMENT NEWS

Issue 6 and Volume 47.

THE LATEST WEEKLY BUDGET OF FIRE DEPARTMENT NEWS Hartford, Conn., firemen have narrowly escaped collision with the street cars on several occasions lately through disobedience by the traction company’s employes of the company s order to halt all cars for the passing of apparatus. The yearly report of Chief George J. Raug, of Aurora, Ill., shows a loss of $28,847 on property valued at $968,755. Alarms numbered 113. The city has ordered a 65-foot rapid hoist aerial truck from the American-La France Fire Engine Company, of Elmira, N. Y. In the future there will be only two grades of pay, $79 first year, and $75 second year, captains $80. The Wirt & Knox Manufacturing Company, of 22 West Fourth street, Philadelphia, has just issued an attractive catalogue, fully illustrating and describing their comprehensive line of hose carts, ladder trucks, reels, racks and fire protection sundries. Any company in need of…

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