Wants All Apparatus to Carry Gas Masks

Issue 5 and Volume 83.

Wants All Apparatus to Carry Gas Masks A bill has been introduced in the Massachusetts State Legislature that provides that every piece of fire apparatus in the state must be equipped with two gas masks. A fire occurred recently in Cambridge, Mass., resulting in the death of one fireman from gas and fumes because apparatus of that city is not furnished with gas masks. It was this incident that prompted the preparation of the bill. Pittsfield Lions Hear Fire Alarm Talk—Charles S. Chapmen, of the Gamewell Company, gave a talk on fire alarm systems to members of the Lions Club, Pittsfield, Mass.

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