Issue 23 and Volume 59.

QUESTION AND ANSWERS The following questions were among those asked at the extension. courses of the New York Fire College, with answers by fire department engineers: Question: You are directed to make an inspection of a modern theatre; write a report of your inspection, in conformity with the rules of the Department and the provisions of law, stating the conditions as you found them; give full details in your report. Answer: John Kenlon, Chief of Department. Sir; In compliance with orders received directing an inspection be made of premises located at 143-145 West 200th street, Borough of Manhattan, 1 respectfully report having made such inspection on the 22nd inst. Description: Three story brick, size 50 it. x 100 ft., height 60 ft., modern fireproof construction, date of erection 1915, occupied as Columbia Theatre, owner, John Doe Amusement Co., .1140 Broadway, Manhattan. Seating capacity: Orchestra, 400; balcony, 440; boxes, 60. Total,…

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