[News Script: Fire school] Part: 3 of 4
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SMALL BUTANE TANK
FIRE SCHOOL 2 2 2
and during their week of training, they see more fires
than some firemen see in a lifetime.
MUSIC UP HERE ABOUT 15 SECONDS
The towns that send men to the school are allowed
insurance credit, known as the "key rate." A town can
have it's insurance rate reduced as much as five per-
cent by sending two firemen and one marshall to the
school, provided the delegates pass a rugged written
exam when classes end. The idea is for graduates to
return to ( their departments and pass along their
knowledge to other firemen, increasing the departments
overall efficiency. The school is in operation through
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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Fire school], item, July 23, 1967; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1010892/m1/3/: accessed December 13, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.