Robert H. Lockwood Passes Away

Issue 9 and Volume 92.

Robert H. Lockwood Passes Away It is with deep regret we announce the death of Roliert Havell Lockwood, Associate Editor of FIRE ENGINEERING, who succumbed to an abdominal operation at St. Agnes Hospital, White Plains. N. Y., on August 9. For twenty-two years, Mr. Lockwood was identified with this journal, first as Editor of FIRE and WATER ENGINEERING, then as Editor of FIRE ENGINEERING, its successor, and finally as Associate Editor of the latter publication. He was born in 1868 at Ossining, N. Y., a son of the late General Munson I. Lockwood, one time head of a military academy in White Plains, and of the late Amelia J. Havell Lockwood. His grandfather, the late Robert Havell, was engraver of bird illustrations for Audubon. Mr. Lockwood was early identified with the Lockwood Press, a publishing house operated by his brother. Later he was with Munsey interests, which published newspapers and…

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