Vote to Purchase Selbyville. Ill., Water Co.

Issue 14 and Volume 77.

Vote to Purchase Selbyville. Ill., Water Co. The voters of Selbyville. Ill., at an election held on Tuesday, March 24, decided in favor of the purchase by the city of the Shelbyville Water Company by a majority of 178. The vote in detail was: in favor of purchase. 439 and against purchase, 261. The total vote cast was 700. The election was a special one. held for the purpose of deciding for or against the purchase of the water company’s plant. Collinsville, I11., Has New Apparatus—The fire department of Collinsville, I11., has just received a new triple combination car which cost $11,000. Fire Chief ‘Dinges of Belleville. I11., attended the demonstration of the pumper with a view to purchasing similar apparatus. New Department at Buzzards Bay, Mass.—A new fire department has been organized in the village of Buzzards Bay, Mass. Arlington, Mass., plans for New Ladder Truck—If the plans underway…

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