Demonstrations at Portland Convention

Issue 15 and Volume 80.

Demonstrations at Portland Convention Chairman of the Exhibit Committee, Chief Albert Herring, reports the following demonstrations will be made at the Portland Convention of the International Association of Fire Chiefs. The list gives the names of the companys demonstrating, and the apparatus or equipment included. Ahrens-Fox Engine Company—Aerial Truck. Mine Safety Appliance Co.—Gas Mask and Oxygen Reviving Equipment. Indian Motorcycle Co.—Motor Cycle Equipment for fire-fighting. American Steam Pump Co.—The Barton Portable Pump. Kilsoot Chemical Co.—The use of compound for extinguishing chimney fires. Foamite-Childs Corp.—Foam method of fire extinguishment. Eastman Brothers—Fire escapes. Anchor Brass Works—The Burgeson Water Circulator. The American Fomon Co.—The use of foam in fire-fighting. The Rescue Squad of Fresno, Cal., Fire Dept.—Demonstration of first aid to injured. Topeka, Kans., to Have New Fire Station—Company No. 4 of Topeka, Kans., has moved the quarters of Station 5 while the building which housed No. 4 is being torn down and…

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