BETHLEHEM, PA, WATER DEPARTMENT.
The annual report of R. E. Neumeyer, water superintendent of the borough of Bethlehem, shows that the department was run against last year on a paying basis. The total expenses were $6,280.62,while $123.04 additional were expended in water extensions. In this amount is included the sum of $1,254.97,which was expended in making permanent improvements. The total receipts were $12,000.
Easton, Pa —Fire department: Jersey hose company, No. 1 President, P W. Walsh; vice-president, Irving Walter; foreman, Thomas .Smith. Reliance company. No. 2; President Edward Pendergast; vice-president; John McBrien; foreman, Joseph Brennon. Alert hook and ladder company: President, Dr. J. II. Griffith; vice-president, Valentine Miller; foreman, J. C. Eversole.
Newburypoit, Mass. — Fire department: Chief, Hiram Lanford; assistants, John N. Carter, Elmer H. Whitmore, John P. Atkinson.