Rhode Island Chiefs Meet at Providence

Issue 5 and Volume 87.

Rhode Island Chiefs Meet at Providence George O. Mansfield, Chief Fire Inspector, Massachusetts State Police, gave an illustrated talk on the investigation and apprehension of persons responsible for incendiary fires, at a meeting of the Fire Chiefs’s Club of Rhode Island held at Providence. He showed some of the improved facilities for fighting fires in the rural sections of Massachusetts developed by the CC and the CWA. Mr. Mansfield touched on the state wide firemen’s training schools established through the State Board of Vocational Training. The operation of DuGas was explained by C. L. Meek of the Garrison Fire Detecting System. On invitation of the Pawtucket, R. I., Permanent Firemen’s Relief Association, the club voted to take part in the Foremen’s Memorial Sunday Observance in that city on June 10 The next meeting will be held on the farm of John T. Corley, East Greenwich, where a clam bake and…

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