C. J. Cross Agent for Fire Hose.
Beginning the first of this month C. J. Cross associated himself with the C. C. C. Fire Hose & Rubber Company as manager of their New York office. Mr. Cross is one of the best known and most prominent figures connected with the fire hose and fire apparatus business of this country, and through his position for many years as general sales manager of the American-La France Fire Engine Company has built up an acquaintance and reputation which has made him one of the foremost men in this line. His circle of friends is large, and Mr. Cross is everywhere known for fiis excellent judgment and eminent fairness in business dealings. This connection is a valuable one for the C. C. C. Fire Hose & Rubber Company. Mr. Cross also is fortunate in securing the agency of such a complete and wellestablished line of goods, and we confidently predict for him a successful connection with the above-mentioned company.