Banquet to Chief Randlette, Richmond, Me.
Chief Joseph W. Randlette, who was elected President of the New England Association of Fire Chiefs at its recent convention, was tendered a banquet by the Richmond, Me., Fire Department,
of which he is the head, on the evening of July 16. The event took place at Enterprise Grange Hail, Richmond, with an attendance of over ninety.
Among the out-of-town officials present were Chief and Mrs. Allen F. Payson, Camden; Chief and Mrs. Scott Morse, Bath, and Chief Oliver T. Sanborn, Portland.
After the dinner, the party adjourned to a raised platform outside of the hall, and with Dr. V. R. E. Cary as masterof-ceremonies, addresses were made by the visiting Chiefs. Chief Payson, at the close of his remarks, presented Chief Randlette with a check for $100, as a testimonial of the regard in which the Chief is regarded by the men of his command.
There was dancing at the close of the ceremonies in the Grange Hall.