New Officers, National Firemen’s Association

New Officers, National Firemen’s Association

At the recent convention of the National Firemen’s Association of the United States the entire ticket was reelected with the exception of the post of organizer. Chief Henry H. Niemeyer was elected to this office of the Portage, Wis., fire department, was elected to this office in place of Harry B. Nichols of Binghamton, N. Y.

The officers and standing committees of the association are as follows:

Officers for th year 1925-1926: President. Ass’t Chief lames Crapo. 5515 Winthrop Ave.. Chicago, Ill., Treasurer. Ass’t Chief Ed. Shearwood, 2612 Spring Grove Ave.. Cincinnati. O. ; Vice-President, Chief William W. Hansen. Manistee. Michigan; Statistician, Simon Kellerman, Jr.. Edwardsvillc. Illinois; Organizer. Chief Henry H. Niemeyer. 325 Hast Cook St.. Portage. Wisconsin: Secretary, Captain J. E. Mersch, 715 Monroe St., Evanston, Ill.

Standing Committees 1925-1926: Finance and Advisory Committee. Otto Sorgenfrei. Chairman. Blue Island, Ill.: George Detrick South Chicago. Ill. Topic Committee. Jam s G Butler. Chairman, Milwaukee, Wis. : George E. Courser. San Diego. Cal.; William Murphy. Philadelphia, Pa. Legislative Committee, William Lister. Chairman, Evanton, Ill.; W. C. Green. Concord. N. H. ; E. D. Moore, Bennington. Vt Auditing Committee. Henry Wessel, Chairman. Oconomowoc. Wis.; William Julian. Rockford, Ill.; Earnest Dear, Iron wood, Mich. Insurance Committee, Thomas R. Johnston, Chairman, Indianapolis. Intd. : F. H. Hitchcock, Council Bluffs, Ia.; C. E. Faster. Astoria, Ore. Credential Committee, Edward Dillner, Chairman, Dolton, Ill. ; Warren Taylor. Des Moines, Iowa; A. J. Stout, Hutchinson. Kansas. Resolution Committee, Robert J. Gaskill, Chairman, Ft. Wayne, Ind.; Paul Letke, Lansing, Mich.; W. H. Moffett. Ruslnille, Ind.

New Officers, National Firemen’s Association


New Officers, National Firemen’s Association

The convention of the National Firemen’s Association, which met at Peoria, Ill., on May 18, 19 and 20, 1920, elected the following as officers to hold office during the 1920-21

association year:

President—J. Bart Foster, Oklahoma City, Okla.

Vice-President—E. G. Hitchcock, Council Bluffs, Iowa. Secretary—John Edward Mersch, Evanston, Ill.

Treasurer—J. W. Risch, Crookston, Minn.

National Organizer—Clarence Smith, Marion, Ind.

National Statistician—Simon Kellerman, Edwardsville, Ill.

F. M. Russell, Fire Chief, Albuquerque, N. M.