National Association of Fire Engineers.
As before announced in these columns, the annual convention of the National Association of Fire Engineers will take place in Milwaukee, Wis., on September 19-22, inclusive. At a meeting of the board of directors in Milwaukee two weeks ago the following subjects for papers to be discussed were selected and chiefs designated to prepare them:
“Fire Colleges”—C hief b roker, of New York.
“hire Protection by Education Father Than by Legislation”—H. C. Henley, of St. Louis, Mo., and A. V. Bennett, of Birmingham, Ala.
“Electrical Propelled hire Apparatus” W. H. Daggett, of Springfield, Mass.
“Motor and Gasoline hire Ypparatus” Arthur Aungst, of Alliance, O., and Thomas Ballentync, of Savannah, Ga.
“Caliber of hire Streams and Their Relative Value”—Charles H. Fox, of Cincinnati, O.
“Compulsory Sprinkling of Basements”—YV. H. Loller, of Youngstown. O.
“Duties of State Vice-Presidents at International Conventions”—John I. Hawk, of Moline. Ill.
“Rubber Tires—Solid vs. Pneumatic”—Charles Swingley, of St. Louis. Mo.
“Best Method of Selecting Fire Hose” Harry Creamer, of Chicago. Ill.
“Equipment and Efficiency of Volunteer fire Service”—J H. Runyon, of Morristown. N. J.
“Standard for Drills and Discipline”—Terrence Owens, of Denver, Col.