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SMALL AIRPLANE PLANTS NEED ASSISTANCE OF FIRE SERVICE

Issue 3 and Volume 96.

SMALL AIRPLANE PLANTS NEED ASSISTANCE OF FIRE SERVICE Municipal Fire Departments Asked to Cooperate with Plant Fire Brigades IF you have not seen some of these great airplane manufacturing plants when passing by on a train or from the doubtful vantage point of an automobile dividing your attention between the drama of the industrial scenery and your shrinking number of ration coupons, in the words of the itinerate observer, “you ain’t seen nothin’.” To really visualize the expanding operations represented by these War behemoths, you must also conjure up the thousands of smaller plants feeding their insatiable hunger for supplies, parts, and sub-assemblies that consume themselves in steadily increasing output, lifting our airplane production program to higher and higher levels of achievement. Some of the larger plants are within or close to municipal areas and most of the subcontracting plants are within city limits. Therefore, if an emergency, such as…

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