Bulletin for Fire Prevention Week
The staff of the Bureau of Fire Prevention, Denver, Col., prepared a six-page mimeographed pamphlet for distribution to the Fire Department, schools, clergy, newspapers, civic organizations local broadcasting stations, etc. It summarized the fire losses in the city from 1920-1934, and presented a number of outstanding facts regarding the value of fire prevention. A similar bulletin issued the previous year was readily received, and brought good results.
Winsted, Conn., has voted $9,500 for the purchase of a ladder truck. The Purchase Committee consists of Chief Don S. McPherson, Clarence H. Bunnell, and Ralph V. Tiffany.
Many attended the ladies’ day outing of the Fire Chiefs’ Club of New Hampshire held at Hampton Beach recently. Invitations were extended to the State Association, Fire Chiefs of Maine, and the Fire Chiefs’ Club of Massachusetts.
Dr. T. H. Kilmer exhibited motion pictures of the New York Fire Department at the quarterly meeting of the Nassau County Firemen’s Association held at West Hempstead, L. I., N. Y„ on October 16. Automobile emblems were distributed to the members.