National Firemen’s Convention in May The date of the 1923 convention of the National Firemen’s Association of the United States has been officially set, according to Secretary J. F. Mersch. for May 15, 16 and 17 and will he held in the city of Milwaukee. Wis. It is expected, according to the secretary, that this will be the finest convention the association has ever held and preparations are already being made looking to that end. The officers of the association are: John G. Gamber, president, State Capitol, Springfield, Ill.; Chief Nathan Joseph, vice-president, Ludington, Mich.; Captain j. F. Mersch. secretary, 750 Chicago Ave., Evanston. Ill.; Chief John W. Rish, treasurer, Crookston, Minn.; Simon Kellerman, Jr., statistician, Fdwardsville, Ill.