Leadership

Volunteer Firemen Meet in Lyndhurst

Issue 23 and Volume 81.

Volunteer Firemen Meet in Lyndhurst Ninety companies were represented at the regular meeting of the New Jersey and New York Volunteer Firemen’s Association held in Lyndhurst, N. J. There was applause at the announcement that General Bird S. Spencer, president of the New Jersey State Firemen’s Association, was recovered from his recent illness. Chief Shuttleworth, for the Fire Prevention Committee, reported that many chiefs had made inspections and recommendations during Fire Prevention Week, but it was found that they were without authority to enforce their recommendations. He asked that chiefs urge their borough councils to pass the model fire prevention ordinance. Arrangement had been made for members who so desired, to take a training course at some professional fire department. Any member wishing to attend should apply to his own department and that organization would pay all his expenses except insurance. Chief Hasselhuhn, who reported for the trustees, said that…

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