N. Y. Officers Join Eastern Group The Chief Officers’ Association of the New York Fire Department joined the Eastern Association of Fire Chiefs in a body. The latter organization is a sectional division of the International Association of Fire Chiefs. The section is now planning for their first annual convention that will be held this year in Philadelphia, the home city of Chief Ross Davis, president of the I. A. F. C. Chief Condon of Randolph, Mass., Dead—John J. Condon, chief engineer of Randolph, Mass., died recently. As the funeral cortege passed the central fire station, the men and and apparatus were drawn up in review and the bells tolled. There was an escort of firemen, policemen and members of the Veteran Firemen’s Association.