THE IOWA STATE TOURNAMENT.
The following are the prizes offered to competing companies at the coming tournament of the Iowa Firemen’s Association, to be held at Muscatine, on June 12, 13, 14, 15 and 16:
State Hose Race.—First. $200; second, $150: third, 100; fourth, $50.
State Hook and Ladder Race.—First, $200; second, $roo; third, $50.
State Hand Engine Contest—First, $ico, second. $75.
State Steamer Contest.—First, $100; second, $75.
State Chemical Engine Contest.—Prize, $50.
Sweepstakes Hose Race. Prize, $600.
Sweepstakes Hook and Ladder Race.—P. ize, $250.
Numerous special prizes by manufacturers and others are also expected, which will aggregate $1500, making a total of about $3500. The Iowa tournaments for several years have been successfully conducted, and there are indications that the coming one will be on a par with all the others.