New England Signal Association Meets

Issue 5 and Volume 86.

New England Signal Association Meets Over sixty members of the New England Municipal Signal Association attended the semi-annual meeting of that organization held at the Stratfield Hotel, Bridgeport, Conn., on April 11 and 12. The meeting was welcomed by Mayor E. T. Buckingham. The meeting was favored by an interesting talk and discussion given by J. F. Knight, Commissioner of Lines and Lights, Somerville, Mass. Mr. Knight’s subject was “Fire Alarm Mutual Aid.” C. M. Marron, General Superintendent of the Operating Department of the American District Telegraph Company, New York City, delivered a paper on “Practical Problems of Fire Protection.” Mr. Marron’s talk was followed by a discussion of the development of the A. D. T. Sprinkler Alarm, Valve Supervision, Automatic Fire Alarm, Manual Fire Alarm, Watchman Supervision and the apparatus connected therewith. At 3 p.m. on the afternoon of the first day’s meeting the members were escorted to the…

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