The cost of fire brigades, infant asylums, evening and holiday schools, is classed as “optional” expenditure.
For a long time I had wished to see the wonderful American fire brigades at work.
Another organisation which is generally efficient and well conducted is that of the fire brigades.
Speed and smartness have for many years past been associated with our fire brigades.
Rescue squads--the familiar ambulance, fire brigades were attempting a body count in the rubble of O'Leary's.
One or two of the smaller towns had burned, owing to lack of fire brigades.