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Camden residents were cautioned today by Patrick J. Sullivan, chief of the City Electrical Bureau, to be wary of persons who represent themselves as electrical inspectors.
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City Alerted on Electric Inspectors

Camden residents were cautioned today by Patrick J. Sullivan, chief of the City Electrical Bureau, to be wary of persons who represent themselves as electrical inspectors.

When the air raid sirens sound at noon June 26 in Camden, don't panic. It's not an atomic attack.
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New Schedule Set for Tests of Air Raid Sirens

When the air raid sirens sound at noon June 26 in Camden, don't panic. It's not an atomic attack.

A $1,000 increment for all non-uniformed employes over a three-year period is part of a package proposal to be presented to Mayor Alfred R. Pierce Monday.
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City Asked to Provide Increment

A $1,000 increment for all non-uniformed employes over a three-year period is part of a package proposal to be presented to Mayor Alfred R. Pierce Monday.

Electrical Bureau Crew: Frank Fahr, Mike Speno, John Smith, Bo Jones, Paul Moll, Noah Johnson, Frank Caprice, Ray Hoffman
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Electrical Bureau, Camden NJ

My father worked for the Electrical Bureau in Camden for 30 years, from approximately 1973 to when he retired in 2004. He has since passed and I have been maintaining his website on his behalf, until which time it makes sense not to. Here are a gallery of his photos which he has either collected or taken.

Camden City Electrical Bureau employe John R. Smith paints fire alarm box with iridescent cream "Firebug," useful in gather evidence against those who turn in false alarms.
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False Alarms Cut, 8 Suspects Seized

In an effort to reduce false alarms in Camden, the city fire and police departments are embarked on a program which resulted in the arrest of eight juveniles since July 1.

Inspecting new fire alarm link between Cooper's Poynt Elementary School and the city's fire board are Camden Board of Educatino President J. Maxwell Griffin (left) and Camden Fire Chief Edward V. Michalak.
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Link Schools to Fire Board

If firemen get to a school fire even one minute sooner, it could mean the difference between life and death.

Mayor Alfred R. Pierce indicated today he would take no action on a request for $600,000 in salary increases from non-uniformed city employes until he receives and studies budget figures.
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Mayor to Study Pay Hikes

Mayor Alfred R. Pierce indicated today he would take no action on a request for $600,000 in salary increases from non-uniformed city employes until he receives and studies budget figures.

More than 79 per cent of fire alarms reported in Camden through boxes since Jan. 1 were false, according to a statement today by Acting Fire Chief Edward Michalak.
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79% of Box Fire Alarms False

More than 79% of box fire alarms false, reported in Camden, according to a statement today by Acting Fire Chief Edward Michalak.

TOY HOUSE not fur burning is part of the Girl Scout Fire Prevention Week exhibition at Chris Luteran Church, Yorkship and Tuckahoe rds., Fairview. Entertained by an explanation of Fire Chief George Baxter, city fire marshal, are (left to right) Scouts Kathleen Wilson, Judity Moffa, Deborah Speno and Patricia Papandrea.
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House of Hazards by Fairview Girl Scouts

On Thursday evening, October 15th, Fairview Girl Scouts, their parents, friends and neighbors, will be treated to a unique production in the interests of fire prevention. Chief Fire Marshal George Baxter, will personally present "The Camden House of Hazards"; an unusual demonstration designed and executed by the City of Camden Fire Department. The presentation is both entertaining and extremely informative. Supt. Michael Speno, of the Camden City Electrical Bureau, will also be present to demonstrate the proper operation of a fire alarm box.

Camden Courier-Post - November 24, 1965 - Camden's Broadway will burst into a red, green and yellow explosion of lights at 5 p.m. Friday as it prepares to welcome Santa Claus.
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Broadway to Glitter with Yuletide Lights

Camden Courier-Post - November 24, 1965 - Camden's Broadway will burst into a red, green and yellow explosion of lights at 5 p.m. Friday as it prepares to welcome Santa Claus.

The 24 civilian employes who make up the city's communications bureau have been divided into two groups, both responsible to Col. Edwin A. Bedell, acting director of public safety.
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City Bureau in 2 Groups

The 24 civilian employes who make up the city's communications bureau have been divided into two groups, both responsible to Col. Edwin A. Bedell, acting director of public safety.