William Meggison elected
Fire Chief Elected MATAWAN - The Borough Fire Department Department recently elected Harold Carlson of the Midway Hose Company borough fire chief. Also elected were: Patrick Longo of M.E. Haely Co., deputy chief; Birch Bader of Washington Engine Company, first assistant chief; Joseph Lutz of Freneau Fire Company, Company, second assistant chief and William Meggison of Hook and Ladder Company, third assistant chief. Paul Egan was elected fire inspector and George E. Hudson was elected chief of the fire prevention bureau. Hudson was name fire-fighter fire-fighter fire-fighter of the year by outgoing Chief James Duffy.