Buffs to Meet in Philadelphia
The annual convention of the International Fire Buffs Associates will be held in Philadelphia July 14-17. There will be seminars on arson and photography, canteens, and radio procedure. Philadelphia Fire Commissioner James J. McCarey will speak at the banquet Saturday night, the 17th.
On Friday, the group will tour the Mack Trucks, Inc., plant at Allentown, Pa., to see fire apparatus being constructed. That day’s activities also will include a visit to the Abington Fire Department and dinner at the Conshohocken Fire Department. The group also plans a trip to the Highland Park Fire Department in Pennsauken, N.J., where fire companies will put on demonstrations.