Newest Company in Morris Township

Issue 16 and Volume 83.

Newest Company in Morris Township The Fairchild Fire Company is the newest unit to be formed in Morris Township, N. J. There are four other companies. The fire house has space for three pieces of apparatus. Doors leading from the apparatus room to the street are arranged to slide overhead. On the second floor is a large meeting room and a kitchen, while on the third floor is a balcony. At present the company has two pieces of apparatus, one a 750-gallon pumper and the other consisting of a homemade body mounted on a Ford chassis. The latter apparatus consists of two 40-gallon chemical tanks to be used in fighting forest fires. It will also have a gasoline engine connected to a generator for operating floodlights. Bridgeport, Conn., Orders Pumper—Bridgeport, Conn., has ordered a 1,000-gallon Mack pumper. Aubumdale, L. I., to Have Fire House—Bids were opened on a fire house…

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