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Issue 12 and Volume 113.

Support The Fire Administration Institute Recent attempts by the International Fire Administration Institute to begin operations in cooperation with the University of Southern California and Queens College in New York City, have failed. The first announced classes for the 12-week college level courses in both institutions were cancelled due to lack of students, It should be emphasized that this was not due to a lack of interest on the part of municipalities. The director of the Queens College program recently reported that 17 eastern communities, several individuals and one industrial concern have expressed definite interest in future courses. According to the director of the Queens School of General Studies, a minimum of 15 students is necessary to justify operation of the curricula. This number will not cover all expenses but the college authorities are willing to share the cost in order to get the program under way. A minimum of…

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