M. Cook Member of Public Service Commission Moie Cook, Vice-President and Sales Manager of the Boyer Fire Apparatus Company, Logansport, Ind., has been appointed a member of the Public Service Commission by Gov. Paul V. McNutt. The commission reorganization bill signed recently by the Governor requires that one of the three members shall be a Republican. Mr. Cook is the Republican member. Volunteer firemen of Manteca, Cal., are planning to purchase fire apparatus for fighting rural fires. New fire headquarters of East Orange, N. J., will be opened the first week in April. The station is L shaped and costs $163,000. James T. O’Donnell, Chief of the Underwriters’ Salvage Corps of St. Louis, Mo., has published the fiftv-eighth annual report of his department, giving the activities for the past year. Many letters of commendation have been received commending the corps for its prompt and efficient action in minimizing property damage.