Fire Station Opened in Boston

Issue 6 and Volume 94.

Fire Station Opened in Boston One of the most modern fire stations in the country was recently dedicated in the South End of Boston, Mass. Among the innovations in the structure are automatic doors controlled by electric eyes. Instead of a harsh, clanging bell, customary means of calling the firemen to action, a silver-tongued siren will call the men. Other considerations for the comfort of the fire fighters are tiled baths and showers, an electric kitchen and refrigerator, air-conditioned lockers and extra sockets beside each bed which may be used for reading lamps, radio or electric shaver. Following the dedication ceremonies, an open house was held, at which hundreds of visitors inspected the new station.

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