PERSONALS William H. Boardman, an engineer connected with the New Jersey State Water Supply Commission, has been given a temporary appointment as engineer to the Newark, N. J., water department. Mr. J. “Jack” G. Smyser, Northwestern representative for the Hersey Manufacturing Company, for the past five years, was married September 3 to Miss Marie O. Farnsworth, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Farnsworth, of Minneapolis. The wedding took place in Minneapolis. Jesse W. Mewes completed fifty years of continuous service in the Philadelphia, Pa., Bureau of Water on August 28. Mr. Mewes was connected with the Fairmount plant for forty-seven years and is now in active service in the Queen Lane pumping station. During the Civil War Mr. Mewes served three years in the Seventy-second Pennsylvania Volunteers.