New England Chiefs Enjoy Trip

Issue 23 and Volume 81.

New England Chiefs Enjoy Trip After the close of the Philadelphia convention of the International Association of Fire Chiefs the party of New England chiefs went to New York City over the Pennsylvania Railroad and spent Saturday night and Sunday at the 44th Street Hotel in Manhattan. On Sunday morning, through the courtesy of Chief John Kenlon, of the New York fire department, the chiefs had a most enjoyable trip down the bay on hoard the fireboat “John Purroy Mitchell.” Starting from the Battery at 9:30 the trip was made down through The Narrows to the lower bay and then back along the Brooklyn waterfront and up the East River. Deputy Chief McElligott acted as host on the trip. In the afternoon most of the party went to the Polo Grounds to witness the football game between the New York and Los Angeles fire department teams. The return to Boston…

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