Chief Arthur M. Prescott Ill
According to latest reports received Chief Arthur M. Prescott, of the Waco. Tex., fire department, is critically ill at his home in that city. Chief Preset tt. who has keen at the head of the Waco department since 1889. on December 10 last celebrated his twenty-eighth anniversary as the department’s head. His health has been poor for some time. He is more than 60 years old. Chief Prescott is known as the “daddy” of the Texas State Firemen’s Association, which was organized in Waco many vears ago. He also has been a member of the International Association of Fire Engineers for many years and has attended many conventions throughout the country and is widely known in fire circles. Chief Prescott is a native of San Antonio, Tex., and has spent practically nil his life in that State.