Suffolk County Firemen Meet
The forty-third annual tournament of the Suffolk County Volunteer Foremen’s Association was held at Southold, L. I. In the morning there was a parade in which a large number of fire companies participated, and in the afternoon the various contests were held.
In the evening a dinner was given in honor of the officials of the county association, the timers, judges and invited guests. It was held at the Arshomonque Inn, under the auspices of the Southold Fire Department. About two hundred persons were present including Rev. Mr. Alton, President of the New York State Firemen’s Association, Herbert Nineslinger, President of the Nassau County Firemen’s Association and “Smokey Joe” Martin, a retired Assistant Chief of the New York F’ire Department, who has been a summer resident of Southold for the past forty-one years.