23,503. Sergeant, E. Oct. 30. Disinfecting.-Infected clothing, bedding, and the like is disinfected by passing it through a tank A containing a disinfecting liquor, which is kept at the level E by means of a tank F fitted with a ball float. A shutter B hinged at C is opened till it reaches the angle-iron H which is fixed to the sides of the tank. The clothes are passed under the shutter into the washhouse, their complete immersion being thus ensured.