... the great waste which was believed to exist. The pumpage at that time was 6,000,000 gallons per day and the engines were kept running to their utmost capacity. Even under these circumstances the fire engines had to take water under suction. Such a...
Report on the water supply system of Chicago: its past, present and future ... - Page 61
by John Ernst Ericson - 1905 - 68 pages
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