THE FIRE ENGINEERING

THE FIRE ENGINEERING

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Founded by GOODWIN LEE, August, 1913

WALTER A. FAIRSERVIS, Editor

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EDITORIAL

The Citadel of the City’s Safety is Fire Headquarters; “Public Service is the Highest of Civic Virtues.” “Come, let us take counsel together.”

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Any reader disagreeing with any idea or the expression of it should say so.

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Published Monthly by The FIRE ENGINEER COMPANY, Broadway, New York, N. Y.

GOODWIN LEE, Editor

Editorial Advisory Board—Edward F. Croker, F. E., Consulting Engineer. Ex-Chief New York Fire Department, Department, New York City Thaddeus O. Doane. F. E., Supt. of Building Construction. Ex-Chief of Fire Department. Plainfield. Plainfield N. J. Olaf Johnson. F. E., District Fire Marshal Emergency Fleet Corporation. Philadelphia. Pa. Aug. Gerstung. F. E., Chief of Fire Department. Elizabeth, N. J. Howard Stanton, F. E., Chief of Fire Department. ment. Norwich, Conn. T. G. Tocmey. F. E., Fire Prevention Engineer, Boston. Mass

Domestic Subscription, $2.00 a year; Foreign. $3.00 a year: Canadian. $2.50 a year. Payable in advance. Entered as Second-Class Matter August 14, 1913, at the Post Office at New York under the Act of March 3, 1879.