California Firemen Meet

Issue 5 and Volume 94.

California Firemen Meet Attendance records of the Northern California Firemen’s Association were broken this year with 300 firemen, ladies and guests being present at the regular semi-annual meeting held in Marysville, Cal. A demonstration was presented by the Ansul Chemical Company of Marinette, Wis., on the proper method to control butane, gasoline and oil fires using Du Gas as the extinguishing agent. Another feature on the program was the first public demonstration of the California Fire Marshal Emergency Unit. This is a mobile_ trailer unit designed for instant use in case of a major disaster. The following were elected to serve as officers for the coming year: President, George Arens, Arbuckle; First Vice-President, Howard Schmidt, Orland; Second Vice-President; A. T. Henrich, Ukiah; Third Vice-President, A. R. Gardner, McCloud; and SecretaryTreasurer, B. W. Arundel, Placerville. A banquet following the election of officers ended the day’s activities. Jav W. Stevens of the…

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