Issue 11 and Volume 65.

CORRESPONDENCE Has Tried Out the Army Gas Mask To the Editor: In looking over a copy of FIRE AND WATER ENGINEERING I noticed a cut showing a picture of a gas mask used by the U. S. army. I have had one of these masks in our fire department for some time that I received from an officer who returned from France in January. He was a fire fan and thought it would be a good thing for the fire department. He was right—it is. I can truthfully say from personal experience that it is the best smoke helmet that we ever tried out in our department, and we have tried out a lot of them. But this is the real thing without a doubt. I tried to find out where I could purchase these masks but was unable to until I saw the article in your paper, stating that…

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