INTERNATIONAL FIRE EXHIBITION.
In addition to the International Fire exhibition which is to be held in London, England, under the auspices of the British Fire Prevention committee, and the fire congress which will take place from July 6-10, the National Fire Brigades’ tournament will also be held front July 9-16 by the National Fire Brigades’ union for the national challenge shields. For exhibits, diplomas, gold, silver and bronze medals will be awarded by juries of high expert standing. It is also expected that special medals will he granted by some of the great scientific societies— among them the Society of Arts, which has offered a gold medal, two silver, and two bronze medals for the best chemical engine shown at the exhibition, and similar medals for the best long ladder-to reach a height of eighty feet. Among the foreign exhibitions Germany will certainly be strongly represented. Full information on the subject of the exhibition, congress, or tournament can be obtained from the honorary secretary, Ellis Marsland, or Evan Campbell, secretary of the British Prevention committee, 1 Waterloo place, Pall Mali, London, S. W.