Leadership

Dairy Destroyed by Fire

Issue 4 and Volume 97.

Dairy Destroyed by Fire On February 17 fire swept the Fairlawn Dairy in Fairlawn. N. J. The first call was received at Fairlawn Police Headquarters at 11:39 a. m. When fire companies Nos. 1 and 3 arrived a few minutes later, huge clouds of smoke were pouring from every door, window and crack in the hay loft of the barn. Two 2 1/2-inch hose lines were stretched and directed into the hay loft. These lines were siamesed so that two 2 1/2-inch streams and four 1 1/2-inch streams were brought into play. At 11:47 a. m. a second alarm was sounded and fire companies 2 and 4 responded. This call brought out all of the town’s four volunteer companies. When fire company 4 responded, another 2 1/2-inch line was stretched and siamesed, so that by 12 M. three 2 1/2-inch lines and six 1 1/2-inch lines were being directed into…

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