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FIREIIE11PAY HONOR TO HEW Smoke - eaters Hosts ; td Ex - Service Members at Dinner and Reception. ...y riCCIPIll CDCAIf ERQ , Ul I I UrriwIALO OrCHKCno Head of Union Declares Or - gan'zat!6n Is "Absolutely Non - 8trike" Body. Responding to te tOast. "Our Organisation" SethJones. president Of the city firemen's Union sneaking lart nl'it at the welcome hisme bannuct and reception tendered by. the smoke - esters to the men of the bureau who were in the service in the recent war. declared that the International Association of Flra Fighter, with which the local department Is affiliated, was an "absolute n6n - stf:ke Organization." Tha statement from f be head of th union came after masterful presentation of t'e alms of the organisation, when Mr. Jone read letter from the international officers, setting forth the objects of f association in detail. nd signed the president and seer, tary representing the executive secre. try. ' The reception and dinner yesterday was a fitting tribute oh the part of the entire department to the patriot - lam of twenty - seven men of the bureau who answered the call to the color. Of , this number, twenty - six have returned safely, while the other, Geo. Neher. gav hi Hfe. A silent t'sst to Ms memory was included in the program of both sessions, the night platoon having, their banquet yester - ; day afternoon, while the men of th 6th shift enjoyed their session last night. .