Maritime Chiefs to Meet

Maritime Chiefs to Meet

Plans have been completed for the 24th annual convention of the Maritime Fire Chiefs’ Association convention which will be held in Sydney, N. S., July 12 and 13.

There will be a demonstration of safety appliances, a talk on “Fire Fighting Underground,” by Alexander Hay, Mining Engineer, Dominion Coal Company; paper on “Fire Department and Relation to the Municipality,” by Councilman Pettipas, Dartmouth, N. S.; question box on many subjects, and an exhibit of fire fighting appliances and equipment.

A banquet for the visitors and their ladies will be held the first night at the Isle Royal Hotel. There will also be a dance, and an automobile trip through the Cape Breton section. A special committee has been appointed to look after the ladies.

One of the Rewards of Winning a Fire Prevention Essay Contest Los Angeles tied with Memphis for first place in an essay contest directed by the Los Angeles Junior Chamber of Commerce for its Fire Prevention Week program. Beverly McDermott, sixteen years old and a student at the Catholic Girls High School, Los Angeles, won first prize, She was taken to the 20th Century Fox studio and saw part of the production of Old Chicago, and was also the guest of the three Ritz Brothers, who were filming Kentucky Moonshine. She spent an exciting day on a studio tour. Here she is photographed with the Ritz Brothers.

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