Issue 25 and Volume 55.

FIRE DEPARTMENT DOINGS There are 250 towns in Nebraska without a fire deparment. All engines at Quincy, Ill., must be run two hours every month it not at a fire, at a test, Governor Morehead of Nebraska was the guest of the Alliance fire department at a smoker June 19. June 30 will be Municipal day at Syracuse, N. Y., when there will be a parade of the fire and police departments. The Neligh, Neb., department has a typhon syren alarm, guaranteed by its makers to be heard for a distance of four miles. Two fire companies of South Williamsport, Pa., receive $100 by the will of George Luppert. a wealthy furniture manufacturer. There will be a firemen’s tournament at West Bend, Wis., on Sunday, June 21, under the auspices of the Badger Firemen’s Association. Engine 19, Philadelphia, received a new Ahrens-Fox horse-drawn steam fire engine the past week. It…

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