Leadership

MOTOR APPARATUS NOTES

Issue 18 and Volume 59.

MOTOR APPARATUS NOTES The firemen of Cairo, Ill., are much pleased with their new chemical engine which arrived recently. A new motor chemical engine for the Cairo, Ill., fire department has arrived and has been given several trial runs. The department of Delanco, N. J., has purchased a chassis upon which it is planned to mount the department’s engine. The Charley Rouss Fire Company, of Winchester, Va„ has contracted for a $6,425 motor combination pumping engine, chemical engine and hose car. The Hawthorne Fire Company No. 2, of Hawthorne, N. J., has received a new Ford motor truck equipped to carry 800 feet of hose and six men. Eleven combination hose and chemical engines have recently been purchased from the AmericanLa France Co., Elmira, N. Y., by the city of Omaha, Neb. Mayor Amt Ellifson, of Muskegon, Mich., plans to add one piece of motor apparatus to the department’s equipment…

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