Eastern Chiefs to Meet June 6-8

Eastern Chiefs fo Meet June 6-8

The annual conference of the Eastern Association of Fire Chiefs will be held at the Du Pont Hotel, Wilmington, Del., on June 6-8, instead of May 23-25, as reported in “Convention Dates” of the March issue of this journal. The latter date was the one originally selected but it was changed to June 6-8 at the meeting of the Board of Directors of the Association held in February.

Eastern Chiefs to Meet June 6-8

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Eastern Chiefs to Meet June 6-8

At the annual meeting of the Board of Directors of the Eastern Association of Fire Chiefs, held in New York City on February 1, June 6, 7 and 8 were selected as the dates for this year’s convention, which will be held at the Du Pont Hotel in Wilmington, Del.

After a forenoon trip through the famous Du Pont Gardens on Thursday, June 6, the convention will start its first business session. On Friday evening the delegates will be guests at a buffet supper and on Saturday afternoon they will lie taken to see the races at the Delaware Race Track. The balance of the time will be devoted to technical sessions.

Those in attendance at the meeting were : Chief Ross B. Davis, Philadelphia, President; Deputy Chief J. J. T. Waldron, New York, 1st Vice-President; Chief of Salvage Ed. Warr, Baltimore, 2nd Vice-President; Former Chief Chas. E. Clark, Wayne, Pa., Secretary; Chief Wm. Lutz, Wilmington; Chief Charles Greenfield, Arlington Works (Du Pont), Kearney, N. J.; Chief Wm. A. Espy, Salvage Corps, New York City; Fred Sheppard, FIRE ENGINEERING, New York.