The Coming Chief’s Convention

Issue 13 and Volume 78.

The Coming Chief’s Convention The fifty-third annual convention of the International Association of Fire Engineers, which convened in Louisville, Ky., next week, will have some interesting features that should make it one of the best the association has ever held. An important fact is that the meeting and exhibit halls are under one roof. This is a most advantageous arrangement, allowing the chiefs to view the exhibits without going out of doors, taking a walk of several blocks or a trolley or bus ride as has been the case in some previous instances. It should result in an unusually large attendance of chiefs in the exhibit hall at the Jefferson Armory, between sessions of the convention. Another important arrangement at this year’s convention is the announced plan to devote one whole day to the exhibits and to tests. The advantage of this idea will be that neither of these important…

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