New Mexico Firemen Elect Camunez
Chief J. B. Camunez, of Las Cruces, N. M., was elected President of the New Mexico State Firemen’s Association at the thirteenth annual convention which was combined with the sixth annual fire college at Santa Fe, June 20-22.
George F. Grote, Chief Engineer, Protective Appliance Corporation, Colorado Springs, Col., gave a demonstration of lightning protection.
“Ventilation of Fires,” was explained by Chief J. W. Just, of the Illinois Inspection Bureau.
District Chief John Cutshaw, Denver, spoke on “Overhauling at Fires.”
The subject of “Pumps and Relief Valves,” was presented by Glenn T. Scott, District Manager, American-LaFrance and Foamite Corporation, Kansas City, Mo.
Chief Harry K. Rogers made the principal address at the banquet and dance held at the La Fonda to which the public was invited.
The other new officers elected are Chief H. J. Mendendall, First Vice-President; Chief S. E. Brentari, Gallup, Second Vice-President; Chief J. B. Fish, Estancia, Third Vice-President; T. Rosenwald, Albuquerque, Secretary-Treasurer.