Fire Conference Held in Worcester

Issue 2 and Volume 93.

Fire Conference Held in Worcester The program of the annual Fire Fighting Conference held in Worcester, Mass., on January 5, in the Municipal Auditorium Building, was as follows: “Water Supply”, by Arthur D. Weston, Chief Engineer, Massachusetts State Department of Health; “Fire Gases”, by George Ferguson, of the Pyrene Company; a film entitled “Then Came July 5”, showing fireworks hazards; “The Big Mill in Our Town— What It Means to the Community”, by Frank V. Bistrup, of the Associated Industries of Massachusetts; “Fire at the Mill—Prevention and Extinguishment”, discussion by Chiefs John L. Casey, Abington; William C. Blois, Westboro, and Ralph White, Auburn; and “What the Mill Fire Department Can Do”, by William McWhirter, Manager of the West Warren Industries and chief of the mill fire department there.

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