Massachusetts Chiefs’ Club Meets

Issue 1 and Volume 80.

Massachusetts Chiefs’ Club Meets The Fire Chiefs’ Club of Massachusetts held the December luncheon and meeting on December 15 in Young’s Hotel, Boston. President Patrick J. Hurley, Chief of the fire department of Holyoke, Mass., presided. The members stood at attention as a tribute to the memory of their departed comrade, the late Chief Robert Browning, of Central Falls, R. I. Among the subjects discussed were the standardization of hose couplings and uniform standpipe connections; hazards of advertising signs on the roofs of buildings; regulations for oil burner installations; and explosions of an undetermined nature in garages. P. E. Charnock, engineer of the New England Insurance Exchange, read a paper describing the progress of the hose coupling standardization work in the New England States. Among those who took part in discussion on various topics were Chief Daniel F. Sennott, of Boston; Chief Edward F. Dahill, of New Bedford; Chief James…

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