Pennsylvania Holds First Short Course
The first annual fire service extension school under the auspices of the Southwestern Pennsylvania Fire Chiefs Association, was held July 28-9 at the California State Teachers College, California, Pa., with a registration of 152. The program consisted of the following talks:
“Fire Department Organization,” by Harry K. Rogers, Western Actuarial Bureau.
“Ventilation,” by William S. Rathbun, Engineer, National Board of Fire Underwriters.
“Developments in Dust Explosion Prevention of spontaneous Combustion,” by Dr. David J. Price, U. S. Department of Agriculture.
“Rope Evolutions,” by Capt. Bartholomew, Wheeling, W. Va.
“Fire Department Inspector,” by Chief J. W. Just, Western Actuarial Bureau.
“Hydraulics of Fire Streams,” by William S. Rathbun.