Hose company

a company of men appointed to bring and manage hose in the extinguishing of fires.

See also: Hose

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Smokey the Bear will be joining us again this year, escorted by firefighters from Water Witch Hose Company No.
Metals hose company Omega Flex (NasdaqGM:OFLX) said on Thursday that its board of directors has approved an extension of up to USD5m of its common stock for another 24 months under its original stock buy-back programme depending on market and business conditions.
David, who runs a hydraulic hose company in Paisley, filled his Mercedes Vito at Morrisons, but it wouldn't start after he parked it up for the weekend.
A HYDRAULIC hose company has been rescued by a national competitor hours before it was set to be wound up.
Bodenstein is currently chairman of the Village of Jeffersonville Planning Board, board member of Callicoon Co-Operative Insurance company, past president of the Jeffersonville Volunteer First Aid Corps, and past chief and current member of Protection Hose company No.
And finally: "Staff from the Cleveland Hill Hose company assisted a child whose head was stuck in a stair bannister on Beach Road.
Peg was the President of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Boscawen, NH "Much I Do" Hose Company.
Blacks were not going to challenge white fire companies through integration, but despite, or because of, de facto discrimination, several "persons of color" caused quite a stir among the fire companies when they elected Derrick Johnson president and Joseph Allen secretary of the African Fire Association (AFA) with the intent of organizing the first black fire and hose company in the city.
MEMBERS of the Citizens' Hose Company Band in Smyrna, Delaware, congratulate the City of Coventry Corps of Drums for 60 years of musical excellence.
The Weccacoe Hose company, one of the Shiffler company's most hated enemies, was aligned with a gang called the Bouncers; they were Democrats and mainly Irish Catholics, in contrast to the Shiffler's American Republican Party allegiance and "nativist" American composition.
Department of Community and Economic Development Secretary Dennis Davin today announced the Citizens Hose Company #1 of Dillsburg and Franklintown and Community Fire Company in York County will merge operations into a single company to improve services and manage costs to taxpayers.
He served as CEO for Hi-Tech Hose Company in Georgetown, Mass.