Lancaster County Firemen Meet

Issue 24 and Volume 74.

Lancaster County Firemen Meet The annual convention of the Lancaster County, Pa., Firemen’s Association was held at Ephrata, Pa., on November 30. the meeting being held in Nentzer’s Hall. About 150 were present from Manheim. Reamstown, Lititz. East Petersburg, Columbia, Terre Hill, Lincoln. Lancaster, Churchtown, New Holland. Bareville, Stevens, Blue Ball, Denver and Ephrata. President Frank C. Deem was in the chair, and Wm. Sheaffer, of Lancaster, was acting secretary. Rev. S. C. Zerfass, the chaplain of the Association, asked the invocation, followed by Rev. John B. Noss, who delivered the address of welcome. The Hopeland male chorus sang two selections. In the business session, Wm. Schaeffer, of Lancaster, informed the members that a silver trumpet would be the prize to the company obtaining the most memberships for the association next year, and two gold watches to the individual workers. The principal speaker of the evening session was Ex-Lieut. Governor…

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