Fisher Heads Pennsylvania Firemen

Fisher Heads Pennsylvania Firemen

James E. Fisher, Lebanon, was elected President of the Pennsylvania State Firemen’s Association at the concluding session of the 59th annual convention at Lebanon, October 4 to 6. The other officers are Vice-Presidents, Harry Robinson, Chester; Charles Cattafesta, Philadelphia; Herman Ganser, Morristown, and Lester Daley, WilkesBarre.

Dr. David J. Price, Chemical Division, U. S. Department of Agriculture, gave a talk on “National Program for Dust, Explosion and Fire Prevention.” He also gave a talk before the local Lions Club on the fire hazards of water.

Capt. A. L. Headlough, Akron, Ohio, spoke on a new system of education for fire fighters.

Millard M. Tawney advised that the fire school system is growing but slowly in the state, but that smaller units are being organized.

A steady downpour hampered the annual parade of the association, but did not discourage the large crowd of spectators.

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