Fire Prevention Contest Winners Announced

Issue 1 and Volume 90.

Fire Prevention Contest Winners Announced Reports submitted to T. Alfred Fleming, Director of Conservation, National Board of Fire Underwriters, in the contest based on activities of various departments during Fire Prevention Week, have been judged by a committee, consisting of the following: F. W. Koeckert, President, National Board of Fire Underwriters and United States Manager, Commercial Union Assurance Company. Dr. C. H. Watson, President, National Safety Council, and Medical Director, Benefit and Medical Department, American Telegraph and Telephone Company. Fred Shepperd, representing R. A. Bogan, President, International Association of Fire Chiefs, and Chief, Baton Rouge, La., Fire Department. The largest number of reports submitted by any state or province in America were submitted by Quebec. The reports showed that during the period from September 27 to October 17 there were 371 fireless weeks and 84 cities had a weekly fire loss of less than $25. The winning cities in each…

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