Former National Board President Dies
Frederick C. Buswell, who was appointed president of the Home Insurance Company on November 13 and who formerly was president of the National Board of Fire Underwriters, died as the result of injuries received while on his way home on Wednesday November 25.
He died on Saturday morning at the Hackensack, N. J., Hospital; the funeral services were held at the Second Dutch Reformed C hurch of Hackensack on Tuesday afternoon.
Mr. Buswell was president of the National Board of Fire Underwriters from 1918-1919, and was chairman of various committees of that organization.
Extravagance with Household Expenses
Husband; “You accuse ine of reckless extravagance. When did I ever make a useless purchase.”
Wife; Why. there’s that fire extinguisher you bought a year ago. We ve never used it once.”