Leadership

THINGS THAT COME UP IN THE LIFE OF A FIREMAN

Issue 22 and Volume 74.

THINGS THAT COME UP IN THE LIFE OF A FIREMAN Speed with Safety Essential to Good Service— Watching for the Comfort and Welfare of the Men—An Adequate Water Works Is Needed THE following address, while dealing primarily with an account of the fire department of Boston will be found to contain much food for thought for the heads of other fire-fighting forces. The life of a fireman is indeed a hazardous one. He is called upon to make a great many sacrifices and he does so cheerfully and willingly. A great many people do not realize that the fireman is positively human and is subject to accidents and mishaps, and that his family is continually under the strain of worrying as to whether or not their loved one will return safe and sound, each time the apparatus leaves its quarters in response to an alarm of fire. I have had…

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