Payne Heads Washington Firemen
A four-day fire school and convention was held by the Washington State Fire Chief’s Association at Everett, Wash.
The Chiefs requested that all vehicles of the state highway patrol carry at least two fire extinguishers to be used in emergencies on the highways.
It also requested legislation to limit the sale of fireworks from July 1 to July 4. They rejected a plan by the Social Congress of Parents and Teachers which would prohibit entirely the sale of fireworks.
The officers elected are Chief W. P. Payne. Spokane, President; Mitchell Doumit. Cathlamet. First Vice-President: Gerald Foisy. Prosser. Second
VicePresident, and Charles Tracy, Arlington, re-elected Treasurer.