Issue 22 and Volume 48.

WATERWORKS NEWS OF THE WEEK West Brookfield, Mass., is to have a new water system. Vicksburg, Miss., contemplates puchasing the local waterworks plant. Citizens of Sioux City, la., are discussing a municipal water system. Another fire station has been completed and put in service at Mobile, Ala. Worcester, Mass., will expend $25,000 in improvements to its waterworks system. The citizens of Dayton, Ohio, have voted down a bond issue to improve its water supply. Smiths Ferry, Mass., will commence the construction of a $150,000 storage reservoir soon after January 1. Elkhorn, Wis., is building two large reservoirs by means of which to increase her water supply for emergencies. Montreal, Can., asks for $2,500,000 for improvements to its water system. The city will probably issue bonds. Beaumont, Tex., is planning a new waterworks system. W. C. Peter, of New York, president and owner of the local water system, offers to sell.…

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