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UNIQUE FIRE PREVENTION EXHIBIT AT OHIO FAIR

Issue 10 and Volume 15.

UNIQUE FIRE PREVENTION EXHIBIT AT OHIO FAIR Columbus, Ohio.—One of the most unique and striking Fire Prevention Exhibitions ever attempted in Ohio or any other State was that of Fire Marshal H. A. Dykeman at the Ohio State Fair, Columbus, August 29 to September 3 inclusive. The exhibit was found to the right of the south entrance to the Coliseum and attendants were on duty day and evening to explain fire hazards and their cure. The fact that Ohio burned up 388 people last year and destroyed $14,000,000 in property, was brought home to the 30,000 visitors in a striking manner. Co-operating with the State Fire Marshal W’ere the following powerful agencies: The Firemen of Ohio; The National Board of Fire Underwriters of New York; The Underwriters Laboratories, Chicago; The National Fire Protection Association, Boston; The Ohio Conservation and Fire Prevention Association; The Ohio Inspection Bureau: Fire Equipment men and…

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