International Association of Fire Engineers
Two More Cities Fall into Line With Fire Line Cards to Life Members—Personnel of More Committees Announced—Increasing Interest in Membership Campaign Shown By Additional Names
A meeting of the Board of Directors of the International Association of Fire Engineers has been called for Wednesday, March 24, 1920, to be held at King Edward Hotel, Toronto, Ont., Canada.
President Kenlon has appointed the following members to serve on the Committee on Exhibits, for the 1920 Convention: Chief John C. Moran, Chairman, Hartford, Conn; Chief Samuel F. Hunter, Springfield, Ohio; ex-Chief Sherwood Brockwell, Raleigh, N. C.; Richard Marshall, Battalion Chief, New York; James J. Henry, Supervising Egineer, New York; Chief William Russell, Toronto, Ont., Canada; George W. Booth, Chief Engineer, National Board of Fire Underwriters, 76 William Street, New York.
The Committee on Assignment and Response to Alarms consists of the following Chiefs: .
August Gerstung, hairman, Elizabeth, N. J.
R. R. Fancher, New Haven, Conn.
Thomas F. Reedy, Key West, Fla.
R. H. Bowker, Passaic, N. J.
John G. Neitheimer, Reading, Pa.
Alfred Davis, Bayonne, N. J.
Thomas F. Ryan, Syracuse, N. Y.
P. D. McCartin, Colorado Springs, Colo.
William G. Panzer, St. Louis, Mo.
William A. Sloan, Sioux F’alls, S. D.
John Aitkin, London, Ont.
Peter Denger, Davenport, Iowa.
The Fire Prevention Committee is composed of John C. McDonnell, Chairman, Chief of the Chicago Bureau of Fire Prevention, and these members:
Frank E. Thomas, Chief, Rockford, Ill.
William M. Matthews, Chief, Tampa, Fla.
D. W. Brosnan, Chief, Albany, Ga.
C. W. Devore, Chief, Decatur, Ill.
M. J. Peterson, Chief, Galesburg, Ill.
James Dunlevy, Chief, Evansville, Ind.
I. W. Sibrel, Chief, South Bend, Ind.
F. G. Hitchcock, Chief. Council Bluffs, Ia.
A. J. Stout, Chief, Hutchinson, Kans.
A. Nuenschwander, Chief, Louisville, Ky.
William E. Cade, Chief. Wakefield, Mass.
Patrick J. Hurley, Chief. Holyoke, Mass.
P. P. Kane, Chief, St. Joseph, Mo.
W. W. Graham, Chief, Charleston, W. Va.
Chas. Schnibben, Chief. Wilmington, N. C.
F. E. Williams, Chief, Montclair, N. J.
Frank J. Connery, Chief, New Castle, Pa.
W. E. Mallalieu, General Manager, N. B. F. U., 76 William St., New York.
Franklin H. Wentworth, Secretary, N. F. P. A., 87 Milk St., Boston, Mass.
William F. Doyle, Chief, Fire Prevention Bureau, Municipal Building, New York.
Albert Gasser, Chief, Fire Prevention Bureau, Newark, N. J.
John G. Gamber, State Fire Marshal, Springfield, Ill.
F. T. Hussey, State Fire Marshal, Topeka, Kans.
James R. Young. State Fire Marshal, Raleigh, N. C.
Shelden Catlin, Vice-President, North American Fire Insurance Company, Philadelphia, Pa.
A. C. Price, Fire Marshal, Minneapolis, Minn.
Jay W. Stevens, Manager, Fire Prevention Bureau of the Pacific, San Francisco, Calif.
Other committees recently appointed consist of the following members:
Reports, Records and Statistics
Chief Edward F. Dahill, chairman, New Bedford, Mass.
Chief E. F. Saunders, Lowell, Mass.
Chief Wilfred S. Grant, Gary, Ind.
Chief Joseph Hanlon, Topeka, Kan.
Chief W. A. Jessie, Lexington,Ky.
Chief George Boughner, Grand Rapids, Mich.
Chief J. W. Wilkes, Vicksburg, Miss.
Chief Cornelius H. Casey, Troy, N. Y.
Chief B. F. Dowell, Portland, Ore.
Chief J. P. Buckley, Asst. Fire Marshal, Chicago, Ill.
Co-operation and Active Association Between Fire Departments
Chief George L. Johnson, Chairman, Waltham, Mass. Chief Charles W. Greenfield, Kearney, N. J.
Chief John Mack, Glens Falls, N. Y.
Chief S. N. Rich, Somerville, Mass.
Chief James M. Casey, Cambridge, Mass.
Chief R. O. Mesnar, Canton, Ohio.
Chief Frank D. Ramby, Dayton, Ohio.
Chief T. J. McFarland, Marion, Ohio.
Chief Andrew J. Kirwin, Newport, R. I.
Chief Henry H. Heitman, Waterburg, Conn.
Chief D. E. Johnson, Bridgeport, Conn.
Chief F. M. Tiffany, 200 Devonshire St., Boston, Mass.
Building Inspections by Members of Fire Department
John J. Conway, Chairman, Supt., Salvage Corp., Cincinnati, Ohio.
John McDonnell, Chief Fire Prevention Bureau, Chicago, Ill. Chief Jenkins Daniels, Columbus, Ohio.
Mr. William T. Beggin, Deputy Fire Chief, Municipal Bldg., New York.
Chief Alex Flenderson, Kansas City, Mo.
Chief William B. Cody, Atlanta, Ga.
Chief R. C. Alder, Tulsa, OkIa.
Chief John W. Wray, El Paso, Texas.
Chief M. D. Murphy, Stockton, Cal.
Chief John E. Loucks, Indianapolis, Ind.
Chief A. B. Ten Eyck, Hamilton, Ont.
Organization and Operation of Private Fire Brigades
Philip J. Harty, Chairman, Fire Marshal, Youngstown Sheet & Tube Co., Youngstown, Ohio.
H. E. Miner, Fire Protection Engineer, E. I. Dupont Co., Wilmington, Del.
N. Y. Holmes, Fire Marshal, Sears, Roebuck & Company, Chicago, Ill.
W. J. Pollard, Fire Marshal, International Harvester Co., Chicago, Ill.
A. C. Seeger, Fire Marshal, Armour & Company, Chicago, 111 John J. Meskill, Fire Chief Amer. Inter. S. B. Co., Hog Island
Robert C. Kuckholdt, Fire Chief, Eastman Kodak Co., Rochester, N. Y.
Walter Gorgin, Fire Chief, Singer Sewing Machine Co., Elizabeth, N. J.
William McKenna, Fire Marshal, Penna. Railroad, New York
James W. Byrnes, Fire Marshal, E. F. C., 115 Broadway, New York.
Henry C. Smart. Gen. Supt., Standard Oil Company, 400 Kingsland Ave., Brooklyn, N. Y.
J. J. Daniels, Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co., 193 Hunters Point Ave., Long Island, N. Y.
E. T. Jewett, Fire Chief, Waltham Watch Co., Waltham, Mass.
Thomas O Connor, Fire Chief, Gen. Electric Co., Schenectady,
John R. Barnum, Fire Marshal, Curtis Publishing Co., Philadelphia, Pa.
William Gallatley, President, Gamewell Fire Alarm & Tel. Co., Newton Upper Falls, Mass.
Chas. H. Meigs, President, Foamite Co., 200 Fifth Ave., New York.
Additional Active Members
Burr D. Sackett, Chief, Fire Dept., Grand Ledge, Mich.
M. J. Harris, Chief, Fire Dept., Bonami, Ia.
Frank H. Gunther, Chief, Fire Dept., Dracut, Mass.
David H. De courcey, Chief, Fire Dept., Winchester, Mass.
A. Howard Fiske, Chief, Fire Dept., Framingham, Mass.
Frank E. Tracey, Chief, Fire Dept., Woburn, Mass.
Charles Stewart, Fire Chief, Pittsburgh Plate Glass Co., 1213 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa.
Thomas Hutchinson, Chief, Fire Dept., Woodbury, N. J. William Tunison, Chief, Fire Dept., Cranford, N. J.
Borough of Bound Brook, H. S. Smalley, Mayor, Bound Brook, William Dick, Chief, Fire Dept., Fort Lee, N. J.
Aaron E. Baker, Chief, Fire Dept., 653 Ridgewood Road, Maplewood, N. J.
Joseph C. Stephens, Chief, Fire Dept., Franklin Borough, N. J.
K. V. Ridley, Chief, Fire Dept., Teaneck Township, N. J.
Additional Life Members
Irving I. Bloomingdale, Third Ave. and 59th Street, N. Y. C.
Nicholas M. Schenck, 1493 Broadway, N. Y. C.
Joseph M. Schenck, 140 West 422d Street, N. Y. C.
I. Harold Stern, Tarrytown, N. Y.
William Mundt, 53 Fairmount Ave., Jersey City, N. J.
Marcus Loew, 1493 Broadway, N. Y. C.
Al. Lichtman, care of Famous Players, 485 Fifth Ave., N. Y. C.
Arthur S. Friend, 485 Fifth Ave., N. Y. C.
Jesse L. Lasky, 485 Fifth Ave., N. Y. C.
Morris Kohn, 469 Fifth Ave., N. Y. C.
David Bernstein, 1493 Broadway, N. Y. C.
Geo. W. Cleveland, Manager, Michigan Inspection Bureau, Real Estate Exchange, Detroit, Mich.
Lit Brothers, Philadelphia, Pa.
Additional Associate Members
William J. Daly, Borough Chief, 949 Sherman Ave., Bronx, N. Y. C.
James Farley, Sec’y, Fire Dept., Atlantci City, N. J.
George Morris, Lieutenant, Fire Dept., Atlantic City, N. J.
Rudolph J. Farley, Lieutenant, Fire Dept., Atlantic City, N. J.
Clarence Clark, Lieutenant, Fire Dept., Atlantic City, N. J.
William L. Smith, Lieutenant, Fire Dept., Atlantic City, N. J.
Louis Hubbard, Lieutenant, Fire Dept., Atlantic City, N. J.
Harry C. Barnes, Captain, Fire Dept., Atlantic City, N. J.
George T. Barbour, Captain, Fire Dept., Atlantic City, N. J.
George B. King, Asst. Chief, Fire Dept., Atlantic City, N. J.
Watson Parker, Captain, Fire Dept., Atlantic City, N. J.
William F. Harra, Secretary, P. O. Box 43, West Norwood, N. J.
Sidney T. Manning, Member, Board of Fire Commissioners, 1320 N. Charles St., Baltimore, Md.
Frank L. Travis, State Insurance Commissioner, State House, Topeka, Kans.
George H. Hawes, Consulting Safety & F. P. Eng., Birmingham, Mich.
T. F. Flynn, Asst. Chief, Fire Dept., Bridgeport, Conn.