Leadership

Chief M. B. Farrell Dead

Issue 11 and Volume 93.

Chief M. B. Farrell Dead Morgan B. Farrell, Chief of the Bristol, Conn., Fire Department for the past six years, died suddenly at his home in that city on October 19. He was fiftynine years of age. Death was attributed to a heart attack. Chief Farrell returned home from his office at the Central Fire Station on Meadow Street at 5:30 p.m., and after having supper, he rested on a lounge. A short time later his son, Morgan B. Farrell, Jr., called him but was unable to arouse him. The family physician was called and pronounced him dead. Chief Farrell was born in Bristol on July 2, 1881. He was educated at the South Side School and the Bristol High School. He worked in local factories and was a well known baseball player. At one time he was a catcher for the Boston National League Baseball Club. In 1900, Chief…

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