Anderson Coupling & Fire Supply Company
This comany, for many years located at Kansas City, Kans., has pushed ahead into the front rank in the handling of fire apparatus and supplies. Its sales show a marked increase in every line of the business, but especially has the sale of motor propelled apparatus showed considerable progress. Among the recent deliveries of the company are mottor cars to Columbia. Mo.; Kearney, Neb.; Springfield, Mo., and Independence. Kans. Contracts have also been closed for both motor and horsedrawn apparatus with the following places: Kingman. Kans.; Brookfield. Mo.; Arkansas City. Kans.; Seward. Nebr.; Kansas City, Kans.; Wansa. Nebr.; Rossville, Kans.; Foster. Nebr., and others I’he apparatus to he supplied these cities consists for the most part of motor combination-chenrcal and hose cars, motor city service hook and ladder trucks, and chemical engines.
At Charlotte, N. C., a dust-fire occurred in one of the machines in use in the Howell yarn mill. It spread quickly to all parts of the building and caused a loss of $30,000.