Firemen Interested in Hudson-Fulton Celebration
It does not seem to be stretching the point to say that firemen, especially the crews of fircboats, have a special interest in the Hudson-Fulton celebration which is just now so much in the public mind. Certain it is then in the fire engines afloat is an exceedingly effici ent arm of the fire service. The inventor of steam navigation so multiplied fire risks as he multiplied shipping facilities that it is certainly fortunate that the possibilities for fircboats came along with steam navigation itself. And so as we celebrate the significant HudsonFulton anniversary it is mighty fortunate that large factor of safety, the fireboats, are to he counted on though, we trust, not be called up.