Rhode Island Chiefs Meet

Issue 4 and Volume 86.

Rhode Island Chiefs Meet A meeting of the Fire Chiefs’ Club of Rhode Island was held in Providence, the evening of March 9. A. R. Stevenson of the General Electric Company, gave an illustrated lecture on “Refrigeration and its Effects.” He described the operation of electric refrigerators and the effect of fire on the motors and gases. Rev. Norris T. Morton, Chaplain of the club, paid tribute to the memory of the late George Hunt, former Fire Commissioner of Providence, who died in January. He spoke on the career of Chief William E. Titus of Pawtucket who was retired by a new City Council. Chief Titus has fiftyeight years of service and he was replaced by Napoleon Taupier. Walter A. Henry, of Warwick, was elected to active honorary life membership. A number of new members were admitted. Fire Marshals of Alabama and Tennessee held a conference to try to end…

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