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Title: Aruba Esso news
Physical Description: v. : ill. ; 30-44 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Lago Oil and Transport Company, Ltd
Publisher: Lago Oil and Transport Co., Ltd.
Place of Publication: Aruba Netherlands Antilles
Creation Date: September 15, 1950
Frequency: biweekly
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Subjects / Keywords: Petroleum industry and trade -- Periodicals -- Aruba   ( lcsh )
Genre: periodical   ( marcgt )
serial   ( sobekcm )
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Language: Text in English and papiamento.
Dates or Sequential Designation: v. 1- 1940-
General Note: Cover title.
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Source Institution: Biblioteca Nacional Aruba
Holding Location: Biblioteca Nacional Aruba
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Resource Identifier: aleph - 000307401
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VOL 11 No 19 PUBLISHED BY THE LAGO OIL & TRANSPORT CO LTD SEPTEMBER 15 1950



Contest Entrants Get




Purb obe Employees Urged To Think and


Empleadonan Mester Write More About Own Jobs

Skirbi Com Nan Mes

Por Mengua Costo The Cost Contest Committee announced last week that any

employee who has already entered the contest can send in one
Comite di Concurso pa Mengua
Costo a anuncia siman pasa cu tur new essay to replace his first one up to September 20 the half

empleadonan cu ya a manda un ar way point in the contest
ticulo aden pa e Concurso por man
da un otro awor na lugar di esun
This is done because the
di prome te dia 20 di September fe being
The Contest rolled first hundred received show
cha nba cual mitar di e periodo di Essay up essays
the first hundred entries with that not
e Concurso ta tras di lomba many employees may
E decision aki a worde tuma pa in a few days of the opening understand the contest fully
via cu e prome 100 articulonan ri date and the first 10 guilder 1 Many are writing down only
cibi ta mustra cu empleadonan no ta interval prize goes to L R one thing about cutting costs
comprende reglanan di e Concurso Johnson of Acid & Edeleanu 2 Many are writing only about
completamente Maybe Mr Johnson is one of things that their department or the

1 Hopi ta skirbi solamente un those people that money comes Company or somebody else could do
moda pa mengua costo to naturally On checking to cut costs but they are forgetting
2 Hopi ta skirbi cosnan cu nan back we find the very first to write about what they themselves
departamento of cu Compania of un issue of the Esso News ten in their xvork can do to cut

otro por haci pa mengua costo years ago carried his picture costs
as being the receiver of a CYI
pero nan ta lubida di skirbi kico FOR EXAMPLE
nan mes den nan trabao por haci pa award One employees whole entry was
mengua costo From now on every hundredth five lines of writing suggesting that
POR EHEMPEL Un empleado a entry received at the
drums be put at various place so
manda un articulo cu tabata solamente Cost Contest office No 200-C00-400 that used rags could be collected THE ATLANTIC TRANSPORTER first ship to use the new finger pier
cinco linja proponiendo pa etc will earn a 10 washed and used over again arrives within minutes after the opening ceremonies dedicating the pier
for its writer
guilder prize
Continua na pagina 3 Now this may be a good plan or ATLANTIC TRANSPORTER prome vapor cu a usa e waaf nobo a yega al
it may not But surely that one gun rainuut despues cu ceremonianan di inauguracion di e waf a tuma lugar
thing which is really a sort of
People of Aruba Aruba A Haya su Coin Your Idea suggestion is not
the only way that employee can
Aid Siorm And Cuttuur Centrum find to cut costs As a matter of Big Finger Pier
fact it has nothing to do with his
Cultuur Centrum di Aruba inclu job or his work at all And it
Quake Victims yendo un teatro na aire libre tras di seems likely that employees who
Libieria Publico a worde habri ofi think of more ways than one to cut Goes Into Action

Aruba is coming to the aid of cialmente dia 29 di Agosto costs will have the best chance to
neighbors torn by disaster El To Gezaghebber Interino H A Hess win a prize
ling invitadonan bonbini There is nothing with ha
cuyo m Venezuela which suffered a a yama e wrong
severe earthquake and Antigua and y el a bisa cu e Cultuur Centium ta ing ideas in your essay like the 200 Witness Ceremonies
other islands in the North Carib un otio praeba cu Aruba ta bai adi one about the drums for used rags Of Lago Receiving Pier uismg
lanti El di in Some good geneial ideas like that
bean which weie struck by the a pidi cooperacion e
woist hurricane in 79 years vitadonan cu tabata repiesenta co could help to make any essay better As Kwartsz Cuts Ribbon Gets Fls 1

The Aruba Committee for El To mercio industiia piensa organiza but if jou hae ONLY such general A two and one half year Lago
cuyo Relief is holding several fund cionnan y Gobierno bisando cu esey ideas then jou aie likely to be beaten
raising functions this month ta necesario pa e Cultuur Centium for a prize by other employees who project of harbor improvement was Initial CYI
Several hunderd attended a bira un exito figuied out several things they could brought to completion September 1
dance held at the Eagle Club September Dr W J Goslinga hefe di De leally do THEMSELVES to cut costs with the dedication of the second
2 Music partamento di Educacion na Curasao The Contest Committee doesnt
was provided by of two finger piers in San Nicolas Herman
Huising an operator in
Luis Alfonso Larrans orchestra a entiega e Cultuur Centrum na go think it is asking anything difficult
Harbor The which LOF Piocess has
piers are won an initial
from Venezuela The door prize a bierno local Sr Hessling a accepte because it is sure that
lound trip to Curacao was won by Dr Goslinga di cu e ta contento di every employee in this plant has among the largest all welded steel CYI award of Fls 1000 Mr Huising
is the second to
receive
Mario Arends mil a Aruba haya cosnan importante many ways to cut costs actually on piers in the world are the final employee a
The following evening the band asina el a gaba Openbare Weiken his job if he only thinks about step in a program that included the award Fls 1000 initial
played for another dance at the y hefe interino di es departamento them And the purpose of the contest which is
Singsters Square Garden in San Senor Hille pa e bon trabao cu nan is to start him thinking about strengthening of the Gasoline and the largest ever
Nicolas Theie aie tentative plans a haci trahando e teatro y lenoban those ways Utility Docks dredging the harbor paid to employees
for a fashion show to be held Sep do e edificio pa sirbi como biblio SO if you want to do your and driving sheet piling for the 1 tKjr Oik in Aruba Paul
F Turn to page 3 column 1 Continua na pagina 5 Turn to page 2 columyi 4 new barge dock Estimated capital V H vt3 ment M & C won
expendituie for the total project is the first such

Adios To Pedro Irausquin and Jan Wester pier neaily about Fls forty 12 million per cent The of second the award Mr Huising last month sent

whole project was estimated to cost in two ideas at the
nearly Fls 5 million same time which
Over 200 spectators were on hand
| were so closely re-
for the dedication including Govern lated they were
ment officials and the press Lago 1 combined His sug-
and Netherlands Haibor Works executives gestions
were to
and supervisors as well as Herman Huising install a block
the conti actors entiie working foice valve in No 1
the men who had driven the piles and crude line and connection from pump
welded the steel and poured the concrete No 1243 to upper side block valve
The 14 ships in the harbor that The adoption of these ideas lesults
afternoon added to the festive air in increased flexibility in the crude
with a full diess of brightly colored handling system A saving of tanker
pennants turnaround time is realized
With brief addresses the pier was
turned over by N H W Superinten
dent J H Christmann and received

by Lago General Manager O Mingus Conmemora
Medaya
Mr Mingus lead a telegram from the pa

contractors board of directors con Bishita di Prins
gratulating the Company and voicing
the sinceie hope that the facilities
might be used to their capacity for
peaceful purposes Segun un anuncio reciente di Se
cretario di Gobierno un medaya di
In cutting a ribbon and unveiling a
bronze plaque to officially open the koper conmemorando bishita di Su
pier the guest of honor Lt Gov Dr Alteza Real Prins Bernhard na West
L C Kwartsz pointed out that Lagos Indie y Suiinam lo ta obtenibel

expansion goes hand in hand with pronto
UNITED STATES BOUND for a years study at the BOARDING THE PLANE the two boys wave a final Arubas progress and that major im E medaya cu un diameter di 6 cen
Allentown Pa Vocational HiKh School Jan Wester farewell to Aruba Ed Welch Training Division who provements like thi3 show Lagos timeter lo tin cara di Prins na un
and Pedro Irausquin bid goodbye to their families and accompanied the boys is directly in back of them strong faith in Arubas future banda y na e otro banda e porta
friends at the airport As Jan back to camera shakes Several hundred family members friends and well With the cutting of the ribbon all avion Karel Doorman y e avion priva
hands with a friend Pedro is embraced by his mother wishers were at the airport that Sunday morning the ships in the harbor blew continu di Prins
His father takes a last long look at his son August 27 to see them off school opened September 6 ed blasts with their whistles as a Esnan interesa na haya un di e

marine salute to these newest additions medayanan aki mester laga registra
SALIENDO PA
MERCA pa un anja di estudio na Al-Ientown-Pennsylvania to Arubas haibor facilities nan nomber na Secretaria di Gobierno
Jan Wester y Pedro Irausquin SUBIENDO AVION e dos mucha hombernan ta bira With perfect timing the first ship na Curacao y na e otro islanan
ta yama nan famianan y amigonan ajo na vliefiveld pa nan yama aj6 un bez mas Tras di nan ta sigui to use the new pier the Atlantic na oficina di Gezaghebber E meda
Aki
Pedro ta braza ta jama su mama mientras Jan di lomba E F Welch di Training Division kende a compana e Tiansporter was brought up to the ya costa Fls 5 y por duna nomber
un amigo ajo mucha hombernan durante e biaha Turn to page U column 2 I te dia 1 di October



ARUBA ESSO NEWS
SEPTEMBER 15 1950



C F Smith Attends


mk fosNsws 18th 13 Week Harvard

Business Course


PUBLISHED EVERY SECOND FRIDAY AT ARUBA NETHERLANDS Charles F Smith manager of In
WEST INDIES BY THE LAGO OIL & TRANSPORT CO LTD dustrial and Public Relations left

Printed by the Curacaosche Courant Curasao NWI last week to attend the eighteenth

13 week course in advanced man

agement at Harv-

rkJ1 WwttWmM jmm azd School of Graduate Business

Administration
In a recent letter to United States President Harry S Tru Cambridge Mas

man our Chairman of the Board Frank W Abrams pledged the Lr iSsaMfflKSIsS JL sSWmi i m HI sachusetts A ge

full support of the Standard Oil Company New Jersey to the neral meeting was

government in these troubled times held in New York
last Mondav
and
Through its long experience in conducting a worldwide the course started

business the Standard Oil Company NJ has had opportunity in Massachusetts

to observe the ills that flow from tyranny and the benefits that jthe next day

come from human liberty The management of this company lhe course is
of
part the
is ready to devote the organizations facilities skills and equipment -Companys Executive Jersey

to the full support of our Government against the forces Development

that threaten the nations security and world peace 5jL 1 l T T I TW T tt V Krir C F Smith Program Mr

Reproduced below is President Trumans reply tesaa ? from Smith is tlip sivtli
man Lagos management group
to take the course The others are

J J Horigan O Mingus F E

THE WHITE HOUSE Griffin H Chippendale and J M

WASHINGTON Who Siarted Whiteley
This Fire Mr Smith joined the Jersey Com
July 31 1950
XTICXIVKD pany in 1930 and first came to Aruba

Last week a painter rolled up his in 1938 as head of training activities

1U3 21950 oily work clothes and put them in a SECOND CHANCE FOR and later personnel manager In 1941

wooden box along with a pair of CONTEST he returned to the United States

safety shoes Continued from page 1 where he spent several years in

The man left for home That various training and employee relations
night many hours later the clothes essay over again thinking of more posts in the New Jersev Works
Dear Mr Abram started to burn The file was found ways to cut costs on your job get a He was transferred to the Employee

and leported but all that was left new entry blank from your foreman Relations Department in New York
I appreciated most highly your good letter of of the wooden box and the clothes and go to work If you send in 1946 and returned to Aruba in
the twenty sixth in a second one it will replace
was a pile of ashes You can see your August 1948
first one so be sure to include in
from the above that
I have pictuie only
always known that when the country is
faced with difficulties the men in charge of the tips of the safety shoes aie left it any good thoughts you had in

great business organizations are always ready and a safety hat that was on top the first one
to do whatever is necessary to meet the situation of the box Any second essay sent in will NEW ARRIVALS

I came in close contact with them in the Second How did this fire start It started leceive the same number as the
World War and 1 am thoroughly convinced that by itself first and will not be considered a
All of them second time for the Fls 10 THODE Federico A A son Melvin Luis
are patriots You demonstrated Some of the worst fires in industry prize on August 24
that by your letter of the twenty sixth have started all by themselves that goes to every hunch edth entry TOUSSAINT Jerome W A son Michael

Fire by spontaneous combustion received Donovan on August 24
which is a big name for REMEMBER write about HERNANDEZ Jose A son Johnny Abra
Sincerely yours this kind of fire is very dangerous ways you yourself in your work ham on August 25
because it often begins when ran help cut costs VAN BLARCUM Ricardo A daughter
Karen Victoria on August 26
nobody is near
DE CAIROS Alfred A daughter Nancy
Most things such as paper sawdust Mary on August 27

and rags give off heat slowly TROMP Leo I A daughter Edwina Ru
Mr Frank W Abrams Its hard to tell this because moving fina on August 28
Chairman of the Board air pnmVs nwnv tViic T iont P nt CROES Anselmo A son Agustin Casper

Standard Oil Company when rags or paper are packed into on August 2S
30 Rockefeller Plaza a hot dry place the heat has no MILLER Leroy C A son Jeffrey Alan

New York 20 Nw York cnance to escape ine nouer me Tr ^ bK iJu r IfJL JPa on August 30
NOVELS Gaston S A daughter Cynthia
rags get the faster they give off Elena on August 31

more heat and so on BROWN Joseph A A daughter Oriel Patricia
But if the rags have oil in them on August 31

they might get hot enough to hake HENRIQUEZ Leonardo A daughter Rey
Here & There Kids Have Big Time the oil burn Thats what happened naldo Ehedia on August 31
BISLICHT Pedro A son Rolando Agri
to the painters clothes
pino August 31
Honesty in Action Children of the island are having This is one of the reasons why MADURO on Anselmo A daughter Ramona
a new kind of treat this month with good housekeeping is so important on August 31

Human nature shows up at its best the three week opening of a pint Dont let old paper oily rags metal DURRANT Claudius S A daughter Jenet

in a story reported by the LPD last sized Coney Island on the outskirts shavings or sawdust pile up in Arjdrena on August 31
week A clerk at the Light Oils Office of Oranjestad Installed by the De places where it is hot and dry Put JOHN James A daughter Myra Arinola

found Fls 75 in an interoffice envelope Veer Theater Chain the park includes them in a covered metal container on August 31

and promptly turned it in The boat rides whip merry-go-round and or throw them away into a proper DE Nina WEEVER Theresa Ricardo on September J A 1 daughter

Lago Police were notified and some other features Open September 6 it refuse can This way you can help DIJKHOFF Antero A daughter Filomena
investigating among the previous was scheduled to operate for about prevent hidden fires that start by Alicia on September 1

addresses on the envelope finally three weeks themselves CHARLES Enoch A daughter Norma Veronica

brought the money back to its right on September 2
ful owner HELIBERTO A daughter Filomena Lu
ciecia on September 2
The owner had placed the money in MATHESON McKenly A Bon William Sebastian
an envelope in his desk and 2
someone on September
A CHECK was presented to Emanuel
had then taken an envelope for WITHriELD Edward A A son Chester
Johnson left Wholesale Commissary
mailing to the LOF office Nathaniel on September 3
a report
by D G Richards on behalf of his
Howard O A daughter Anita
The receivers surprise at finding the STODDARD
co workers shortly before he leturned Gayle on September 4
75 guilders along with the
report to Grenada Mr Johnson had eight ORMAN Julian B A son Lorenzo Abdalio
was exceeded only by his honesty in of sen ice on September 6
company
years
seeing that the owner got it back CASTILHO Joseph I A son on Septem

UN CHEQUE a woule piesenta na ber 5
Emanuel Johnson banda robez di VLOOR Alexander G A daughter Lievia

Translator to Canada Wholesale Commissary di paiti di su Emma on September 6
VENNER Ornon O A daughter on September
co empleadonan prome cu el a bai 6
Nydia Ecury who has been with Grenada Sr Johnson tabatin ocho
HENRIQUEZ Lodewijk A son on Septem
the Company since September 1942 j BmiHIIffl '*? ??? anja di servicio cu Compania ber 6
and has been translator clerk on the a

Esso News staff since October 1945

left this week to enter Queens

University in Kingston Ontario ESSO NEWS REPORTERS

Entering school in Canada will take

her on her fixst trip from Arubas Lake Fleet
Refinery
balmy breezes into the cold north
land
S Coronel Hospital R Boekhoudt Amacuro
The staff bid her bon with
voyage D Chand Storehouse J A Melfor Andino
bound volumes of the Esso News and S Cacchus Instrument R Wilson Bachaquero
S Gecrman Drydock
a personal gift B Marquis Marine Off N Sampson Boscan
I Jones Rec & Ship H W Mulzae Caripito
Fred Rltfeld Cracking Cumarebo
M John
B Vfapree CTR Tield Shops
Rotary Honors Graduates H de Vries TSD Off N F Clarke Guarico
W Booi Acctg N M Josephia Invercaibo
Five outstanding graduates of Mrs I Butts Pwse 1 <. 2 C T Pantophlet Jubepin
Aruba schools were honored by the J de Kort Lab 1 & 2 Mara
LPD Z Z Fleming
Rotary Club at a meeting August 23 H Wathey
PUPPETS AND CHILDREN More than 200 children attended the puppet Mrs M A Mangroo Clubs F T Angel Maracay
when they received and pencil Dining Halls
pen Anns of Aruba at E Mackintosh J Smith Misoa
sets and Rotary diplomas Three show and childrens party sponsored by the Rotary G Lawrence Catalytic
the Sociedad Bolivaiiana in Oranjestad August 24 Charging a small admission C Hassell MC Off R A Martis Pedernales
who were at the meeting were Aida was one means of raising funds to buy Christmas gifts for the needy F Ponson Ms & Ins W F Van Putten Quiriquiro
Croes of Maria College in Oranjestad C Connor Mach Shop
Sabancta
childien of Aruba Popsicles cake popcoin and soda were on sale Some of C Abraham Pipe C Gilkes
Clemencia Sambrano of Princess
the entertained in the club playgiound while the Welding X Davis San Carlos
younger ones were J Odubcr
in and
Margriet School Oranjestad older ones enjojed the show Mrs P Wurtz of Oranjestad who put on the J Francisco Col Coram C A Euton Temblador
Sheila Steward of Prins Bernhard J La Cruz Plant Comm A C Nurse Tmjillo
School in San Nicolas Also honored puppet show with her own puppets also wiote the script S Oliver Laundry J Kock Yamanota
Col Ser Off
Blarcom
Van
Ft
were Ulpiano Reyes of St Dominicus C Bolah JliC Col Maint G O Waller Shoregang
College in Oranjestad who was MUCHANAN a goza di un poppenkast na Sociedad Boliaiiana Mas M James Ind Rel J L Yanga Delaplaine
di 200 mira funcion tuma lugar dia 21 di Augustus E piijs C Huckleman Sports
unable to be present and Arthur a e cu a aya L E Marchcna Colorado Point
Irausquin of the Juliana School in minimo di entrada tabata un moda pa sefioranan di Rotarycolecta fondo M S Rajroop Harms Blacks mith Boiler Special& Tin D L Van Putten Relief Pumpmen
Oranjestad who had already left pa cumpra rcgalo di Pascu pa muchanan pober di Aiuba Senoia P Wurtz

for more schooling di Oranjestad a diiigi e funcion usando su mes popchinan



SEPTEMBER 15 1950 ARUBA ESSO NEWS




Do Pedro and Jan
How much Rain

Are Interviewed On


The Rainclouds Drop HI jlErw ** IdfjN I1 Radio & Television



landed on Aiuba since 1930 weie put Newspaper interviews
of the at the late newspaper
into one big ships
pictures radio and television inter
of a full cargo each day it would
views an introduction to Yankee
take 147 years to finish the job
baseball star Allie Reynolds tours
On an aveiage appioximately sight seeing shopping all this
times ban els of rain
four as many
happened in just a few days to Pedro
fall on Aiuba each day as Lago
Irausquin and Jan Wester Lagos
refines bairels of oil day
per
scholarship winners They are in the
The rainiest 1944 Aiuba
year gave
United States for a years study at
than billion barrels of fiesh
more a
the Allentown Pa Vocational High
water
School
Here the rainfall statistics not
aie
The two boys accompanied by
in inches but in bariels of water
E F Welch Training left Aruba

Year Millions of barrels August 27 spent the night in Miami

1930 258 and took the train the next day for

1931 526 New York arriving Tuesday August

1932 877 29 The boys enjoyed the train trip

1933 916 moie than the flight from Aruba

Their stay in New Yoik was eventful
1934 433
In the past eight months of 1950
19C3 inches of lain have fallen and 1935 598 THE ORCHESTRA which played at the El Tocuyo earthquake relief dance from the woid go They had

this year is well on its way to setting 1930 482 this month is entertained at the Esso Club by Venezuelan Counsel Ramon been in their hotel room only ten

records in rainfall 1937 491 Madrid fourth from left at head table Luis Alfonso La nans band came minutes when a reporter from The

new The total for August was 95 1938 1032 from Venezuela to play for the dance which was held at the Eagle Club New York Times arrived for an

inches a little higher than the average 1939 376 L A C Lacle chairman of the relief committee is at the far right of the interview The next thing on the
schedule was a radio interview at
1940 300 head table
August rainfall for the past
1941 305 NBC which was recorded and broadcast
74 inches
twenty years
Everyone talks about how much 1942 675 ORQUESTA di Luis Alfonso Larrain cu a toca na c balia cu tabatin na the next morning

rain is falling this year Lets look 1943 372 Eagle pa damnificadonan di El Tocujo tabata initadonan na un come- On Wednesday they weie taken on

at just how much leally falls Do 1944 1050 mento cu Consul Venezolano Ramon Madrid a duna na Esso Club a personally conducted tour of NBC
and were intei viewed television
1945 381 on
you know that it would take 2650
1946 765 The next day they went to a Yankee
supertankers to cairy all the rain
1947 279 PURBA ATROBE Cleveland baseball game After the
that has fallen on Aiuba so far in Families Express
1950 Figuring in bairels the total 1948 329 Continua di pagina 1 game Pcdio and Jan were introduced
to Allie Reynolds star Yankee
quantity is 004965000 ban els 1949 694 pone drumnan na varios lugarnan Appreciation

In fact if all the lain that has Average 558 millions of barrels pa colecta lapinan usa laga laba pitcher and a pi ess photographer
took a pictuie of the boys and Allie
bolbe nan atrobe
nan usa
y Letters expressing appieciation for Among their prize souvenirs are
Podiser esaki ta un bon idea
po oppoitunities given to their boys in baseballs which Allie autogiaphed
diser no Pero sigur sigur cu esey
the vocational training program were for them
no ta e unico moda cu e empleado
received fiom several families Newspaper and
recently lepoiters photo-
costo den su trabao En
por mengua
Two aie leproduced below giaphers met them when they
realidad esey no tin nada di haci cu
ai lived in Allentown Friday Do-
su trabao mes Y ta e empleadonan
i Shs I take this opportunity to I minico Biitton and Francisco Dijk-
cu un of mas modanan
por pensa pa I extend my thanks and appreciation hoff last years winneis aie well-
costo trabao ta
mengua na su vies
to the Company and all the appren I known and well iemembeied in Allen-
tin chens di
eseynan mas gana un 1
premio tice teachers on behalf of my : town They have obviously made a

nephew Jan Wester and his family i veiy creditable impiession on the
No ta malo si tin algun idea asi
na den bo articulo sigur cul algun i My leason for sending in this special folks in the town As Mr Welch took
i woi d of thanks is because I am the Pedio and Jan aiound shopping and
idea asina ta yuda haci e articulo
minor pero si ta ideanan general j one directly lesponsible for him as visiting many peopls inquired about

asina so bo tin anto ta sigur cu I his father died a long time ago I Dom and Fiank and had only woids

skirbi I do hopa that this being selected for of praise for them
otronan cu tocante di nan vies
trabao lo tin mas chens di gana cu j the yeais special training would After Pedro and Jan were settled
bo i make all possible use of what has in their new home with Mr and Mrs

Comite di e Concuiso pa Mengua I been taught to him and proving him Donald Wilkinson and school had

Costo no ta keie cu nan ta pidiendo self woithy of this great opportunity started Mr Welch returned to Aiuba

algo mucho dificil pasobra ta given to him so that on his leturn last Sunday
his instructors shall all be pioud of
tur den
sigur cu empleado planta
him for of woik well done
a spot
tin moda
hopi pa mengua costo den
1 signed E Wester Yaid Dept Sabaneta Soldiers
su trabao si e ke pensa ey riba un

rato Y doel di e concurso ta di haci
empleadonan pensa riba e modanan To the Management Gentlemen Give Variety Show

ey I make special request which shall be

PUES si bo ke skiibi bo arti passed on to the Training Division I For Civilians

culo di nobo incluyendo modanan pa wish to thank Management for the

TINY DAVIS AND HER HELL DIVERS top notch swing artists from medio di cual bo ta trata bo vies active steps taken for the boys of An Artilleiy Platoon of thirty-

the United States are slated to play at the Esso Club September 23 The di mengua costo tuma un papel nobo Aiuba and especially for my son
four from Sabaneta
men Camp
six sepia sisters of swing Tiny is third from left will entertain at other cerca bo hefe y cuminza skirbi George Roosburg of the Garage for on a Variety Show and dance at put the
island points during their time heie the he has been
Si bo manda un segundo aiticulo lo oppoitunity given Camp August 31

e haya mesun number cu e di pro which if put into practice fiom the The 2 -hour show was given for
TINY DAVIS Y SU ORQUESTA artistanan famoso di swing na Merca lo me y esun di prome ta bai tira afor four year period that they have had approximately 500 civilians in

toca na Esso Club dia 23 di September E seis damasnan lo entretene na pesey si bo tabatin algun bon idea will make them the men of tomoriow ciation of their cooperation and appre help

varios otro lugarnan na Aruba durante nan estadia aki den e di prome percura ripiti nan Next the Training Division and its given to the Armed Forces Lt Governor

den e di dos principals of the painstaking manner and Mis L C Kwartsz were

NO LUBIDA skiibi com abo of the boys and the great responsibility the
AID DISASTER VICTIMS Juan F Yoik Industrial Relations that has been their among guests
mes den bo trabao por juda mengua placed on In his welcoming to the
Continued from page 1 aie both Irom Dutch St Martin Mr costo shoulders The graduation is a message
audience C O Captain H R van der
Richardson leceived a cable from stepping stone to fiimer ground and
tember 30 at the Tivoli Club and Ham said that tine to tradition they
his parents which read All alive mark in and Arubas
ernors wife speak over the radio a Lago history
for the raffling off of a house in were still celebrating Queen Wil
San Nicolas material damage Mr York received asking for relief for the people Remaining your in interest signed helminas biithday on August 31
a letter from a friend which was Curlena
L A C Lacle is chairman of the written Henny Eman of Oranjestad is Roosburg even though her daughter now held
at the height of the big chairman
of the
Netherlands
Wind
committee Assisting him are M J the throne He expressed thanks to
Diow He said the roof had blown ward Islands
Croes secretary J de Castro tiea Relief Committee with the civilians for their interest in the
off of Lead
which he Dodgers
a building had re David Vlaun as vice chairman League
Mario Arends
Carl
surer Albrecht Armed Forces
cently had erected and narts of other
Jan G Eman and Gerrit de Veer houses around him were being blown All committees have received government Braves Head B Division The platoon which piovided the
permission to collect
Ez entertainment is commanded by Lt
A certain portion of the proceeds away throughout the island and collections Carleton Lejuez The thirty four

from voting for Miss 1950 at J Estirlin Romney of the Plant started this week The French The Dodgers Club with Hanley men prepaied everything themselves

Coney Island currently running Commissary was on vacation in An Committee is planning a dance to be and Hoftyzer hurling from the They built an open air stage which

in Oranjestad will go to El Tocuyo guilla when the hurricane struck held tentatively at the Lago Club mound has kept top position in the will be retained for possible future

relief E Croes Industrial Relations His brother George of the Lago Police September 23 The Dutch Committee Lago Sport Park Baseball Tourn use they wrote the play and

is chairman of the voting received word which said the will hold a dance September 30 ament Four games won out of four various sketches and of course

Each vote for a contestant is 10 family was safe but that several at the Swingsters Square Garden played is the Dodgers record at the played the parts Also included in

cents boats were stranded one of which A clothing collection was made time of this writing a 1000 the show were songs and jokes The
was theirs and that many houses this week under the auspice of the percentage
diiector was Coiporal W L Boer
Hurricane Leels Island had been blown down Arthur Hodge Lago Community Council and sponsored Baby Ruth a constant threat to and Corporal Henri da Costa provided
Receiving and Shipping also from by the Womans Club to aid the Dodgers has played four won
The 130 mile an hour hurricane Anguilla had a cable from a relative the people made homeless by the three lost one the piano accompaniment Corporal
da Costa also solo number
which struck Antigua and near by which said there serious stoim played a
was no The B Division is now headed by
The had decorated the dance
islands August 31 and September 1 damage in his particular district the Aruba Braves who have won men
leveled a greater part of that island floor for dancing to a fourpiece orchestra
Culture Center two out of two but the Cubs played the Refreshments
following program
leaving thousands homeless
Approximately Relief Organizations
three won two lost one are close seived during the

one million dollars worth Several organizations have formed The Culture Center of Aruba including behind intermission weie and during the dancing

of damage was estimated on that in Aruba to bring relief to the an amphitheater behind the Complete team analysis to date is

171-square-mile island alone hurricane victims Joe Arrindell is library was formally opened at a

In Phillipsburg Dutch St Martin chairman of the French Windward special program held August 29

and Marigot French St Martin the Island Relief Committee A cable Acting Lt Governor H A Hess A Division Schedule of Paydays

water washed over the seawalls into and follow letter from L ling speaking before a
up Hyman gioup rcp Team Played Won Lost
the towns and polluted the wells
assistant governor of French St lesenting commerce industry the Semi Monthly Payroll
Residents are going into the hills Martin were sent to the French press boards of organizations and Dodgers 4 4 1

for drinking water Windward Island Association of the government said the Culture Baby Ruth 4 3 1 Sept 1 15 Saturday September 23

Lago has 19 employees from An which Edmund V Emanuel Instrument Center is another pi oof of Arubas Artraco 3 12 Sept 15 30 Monday October 9

tigua 70 from St Kitts 85 from MC is chairman describing strides forward He asked for everyones Nesbitt 3 12

St Eustatius 168 from St Martin almost complete devastation and ask cooperation in making it successful Red Rock Cola 4 1 3 Monthly Payroll

and 430 from Dutch St Martin all ing for aid San Lucas 4 13

potential victims of the big blow S Corbin Electrical is chairman Dr Johan Haitog librarian is in Sept 1 30 Tuesday October 10

As communications are disrupted for the British Islands C Richard charge of the Culture Center At the B Division

total damage is still unknown How son is vice chairman and Robert present time the theater will be used

ever several employees whose homes Martin MC office is secretary for showing cultural and educational Aiuba Braves 2 2 0 JIL asijsL JsqsL xv 42sL

are in those islands have received Mr Martin is from Antigua but had films only Monthly programs free Aruba Cubs 3 2 1

messages from their families or no word from home as this went to of charge will be advertised in local Aruba Giants 2 11

friends Hubert Richardson and pi ess He said he heard the gov- papers and in the library Budweiser 3 0 3



AKUBA ESSO NEWS
SEPTEMBER 15 1950



Camera Coverage of the Finger Pier Ceremonies





































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ON BEHALF OF THE COMPANY General Manager
O Mingus receives the pier Lt Gov L C Kwartsz is
standing at far left Lago and NHW employees hear
Mr Mingus read a congratulatory telegram from
NHw directors


DEN NOMBER DI COMPANIA Gerente General O

Mingus ta accepta e waf for di e contratista Aki Sr GUESTS INSPECT the new No 2 Finger Pier as all the ships in the harbor
Mingus ta lesando un telegram di felicitacion di direc- blast a marine salute with their whistles
tornan di Netherlands Harbor Works

INVITADONAN ta inspecta e waf nobo mientras cu vapornan den haaf
ta pita un saludo marino na honor di e facilidadnan nobo

2 Finger Pier Opened



Continued from page 1


dock within a few minutes of the either with wooden plugs or by the

opening ceremony soil the pilings are driven into Their
After an inspection of both piers outsides are given a 116 inch
the guests adjourned to the Marine coat of coal tar paint To reduce
Club to toast the occasion In the corrosion on the pipe lines running
evening an informal dinner rounded from piers to shore the shore
out the function sections are insulated from the dock
Construction of the total project sections by either plastic sleeves or
was begun in May 1948 and on transite pipe These act as insulating
rlL Pit f / the second pier the final phase in mediums so steel of different electrical
December of last The of
year design potentials will not touch
the piers was prepared by Knappen The completion of these two piers
Tippets Abbett Engineering Company each of which can handle two
of New York 26000 ton ocean -ijoing tankers at
The recently completed pier is a the same time means that crude
dolphin type with roadway trestles from Amuay Bay can now be carx ied
between four platforms one for in T 2 tankers super tankers or the
SUPERINTENDENT of the Nether loading and three for mooring It lake tankers Formerly all crude was
lands Harbor Works J H Christ is a single function pier handling oil brought from Lake Maracaibo by the
mann turns over the pier to Lago only for discharge of crude and shallow draft tanker fleet ttifffr '<' y Sa tXKLsstfiJi'?:?*.*. < tAfy"' InEnsi
winding up a two and one half year loading of the finished refined products With the completion of this harbor PRfty-
harbor project The first finger pier which construction program Lago increases

HEFE DI Netherlands Harbor Works was completed last December is a its efficiency in supplying world oil
aki J H Christmann ta entrega e double function pier handling both needs and San Nicolas harbor continues GEZAGHEBBER L C Kwartsz ta corta e cinta habriendo e waf oficial

waf na Lago completando asina un oil and dry cargo its important position as one mente Na e mes momento e plaachi di brons pa conmemora e proyecto
proyecto cu a dura dos anja With the experience gained from of the leading harbors in the world a worde revela
pile driving in the hard coral below in amount of tonnage handled
Lt GOV Dr L C KWARTSZ cuts the ribbon that officially the
the harbor bottom during the construction Some statistics on the new pier opens
of the first pier difficulties More than 1600 tons of structural pier Note bronze plaque just unveiled on bollard at right

along that line were held to a mini steel and piling was used
mum The longest piles for each It is 944 ft from the shore abut
hebber L C Kwartsz habri waf
a e
pier weigh 12 tons and needed about ment to the end of the dolphin Proyecto di Haaf oficialmente Gezaghebber a bisa cu
500 blows from a ten ton hammer to It contains more than 1100 cubic
expansion di Lago ta bai hunto-hun-to
be driven into place about 75 feet yds of concrete A Bini Cla Despues
cu di Aruba cu
below the bottom of the harbor The Twenty four pipelines service the progreso y pro
yectonan grandi asina ta proba cu
driver Aruba of the Di Dos Mei
pile one piei Anja y
Lago tin fe firme den Aruba su fu
largest pile driver rigs ever built There are almost four miles of turo

has now been dismantled piping on the pier Un proyecto di dos anja y mei di
On both piers huge spring fenders More than 20000 gallons of paint re construccion di facilidadnan di Ora cu e cinta a worde corta tur

help to absorb the shock of the was used haaf na Lago a worde completa dia vapornan den haaf a pita como un
bumping and pushing of ships For The longest pile is 120 ft 1 di September cu inauguracion di saludo marino na e facilidadnan nobo
instance attached to the beams of Nearly two miles of fender wood e di dos waf nobo den haaf di San di Aruba su haaf E prome va
the loading platform of the dolphin and wooden piling was used Nicolas E wafnan ta entre esnan di por cu a usa e waf tabata The

pier are 28 30 ton springs and on the The pier can handle crude oil fuel mas grandi di mundo y ta solamen Atlantic Transporter cu a drenta
outshore end are 15 50 ton springs oil gas oil diesel oil bunker fuel te parti di e proyecto cu a costa ca algun minuut despues cu e waf a
worde
To help prevent corrosion of the motor gasoline kerosene asphalt si 12 millon florin E waf No 2 so inaugura
steel piles the hollow insides are shiphold water boiler water and a costa casi 5 millon florin Awor cu e programa di construc
filled with oil The holes are sealed drinking water Mas di 200 hende tabata presen cion di haaf a bini cla Lago a au
menta su eficiencia pa entregamen
te na e inauguracion incluyendo to di petroleo pa tur parti di mundo
oficialnan di Gobierno he
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NHW su hefc aki Seiior J H Bai Canada

Christmann a entrega e waf na Gerente
V-Sfe-> ... ikiWfc W ffiflmilli3l General di Lago Sr O Min Nydia Ecury kende a cuminza

sfllriCS24K gus traha cu Compania na September di
CAMERAS CLICK as General Su Sr Mingus a lesa un telegram di anja 1942 y kende tabata translator-clerk
perintendent F E Griffin and Safety Hunta di Directores di NHW cual di Aruba Esso News
Director G N Owen rear take telegram ta inclui e deseo cu e faci desde October di anja 1945 a bai e
pictures of the bronze plaque lidadnan lo worde usa semper pa siman aki pa e drenta Queens University
BRONZE PLAQUE commemorating the harbor reconstruction project
doelnan Bai
pacifico Ontario
TABATIN IIOPI sakamenlo di por- unveiled at ceremonies held September 1 na Kingston
tret Senjores F E Griffin y G N Cu cortamento di un cinta reve mento di school na Canada lo hibe
Owen usando nan camera pa saka UN PLAACHI di brons conmemorando reconstruccion di haaf di San Ni- lando mes ora un plaachi di brons foi Aruba su clima tropical den te-
portret di e plaachi di brons colas a worde inaugura dia 1 di September inscribi e invitado di honor Gezag- ra Ji sneeuw y ijs
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SEPTEMBER 15 1950 ARUBA ESSO NEWS



Soldanan a Duna Medal Commemorating Visit

Of HRH To Be Available

Z 9 Funcion na Kamp According to a recent announcement

by the Government Secretary
Un grupo di 34 solda di Sabaneta a brass medal commemorating the

3J JHb Kamp a duna un funcion y un balia visit of His Royal Highness Prince
i den kamp dia 31 di Augustus Bernhard to the NWI and Surinam
W ? T ?* i m l E funcion a dura dos ora y mei will soon be available

y a worde duna pa mas o mcnos 500 The medal 6 centimeters in dia
T vyM invitado como prueba di aprecio pa meter will bear the image of His

cooperacion y yudanza duna na soldanan Royal Highness with his own airplane

Tmr j as well as the aircraft carrier Karel
<**& rH Gezaghcbber Kwartsz y seiiora ta Doorman It will be made by the

&&&<&& 4 bata prcsente Netherlands Association for Numismatics
Den su discurso di bonbini Kapi

tein van der Ham a bisa cu fiel na those interested in obtaining the

ON THE TRAINING TEAM are standing from left STOREHOUSE FOOTBALL PLAYERS are standing tradicion ainda nos ta celebra Anja medal which will cost Fls 5 should
R Rasmijn J Kelly R Croes I Arrindell C Gcerman from left V Willems A Jansen C Ridderstap W di La Reina dia 31 di Augustus register their names at the Government
N Tromp and P Valney manager Kneeling are G Phillips D Bermudez T Thode Captain D Morgan aunque su jioa ta riba trono awor El Secretariat at Curasao or at
Stamper E Richardson J Rodriquez captain F and A Koolman Kneeling are S Boekhoudt R Vrolijk a gradici civilnan pa nan inteics den the Lt Governors office at the other
Tromp and D Kelly A Brown J Kock and J Maduro Missing fiom the Fuerzanan Militar islands Registration is open until
picture are B Tromp J Chand manager and F Guevara E grupo cu a presenta e funcion October 1
secretary ta bao comando di Luitenant Lejuez

ESAKI TA TEAM di Training Nan captain ta J Ro E soldanan a prepara tur cos nan rector tabata Korporaal De Boer y
driguez di tres na rudia P Volney ta nan manager ESAKINAN ta futbolistanan di Storehouse T Thode mes nan a traha un esccnario na aire Korpoial Da Costa a compana nan
ta nan captain Esnan cu falta riba e portret aki ta libre nan mes a skirbi e comedianan na piano Kapitein Da Costa a duna
B Tromp J Chand y F Guevara y nan mes tabata e actornan Di- un solo tambe



Cracking Training Storehouse


Lead Inter departmental Football


Latest scores and standings on September 8 show Cracking Training
and Storehouse leading in the East West and North divisions of the interdepartmental

football tournament
Each of these top teams has not lost a game as yet and Training a
potential championship team has played five games won four and drawn
one Cracking of the East division has won all of its four games and stacked

up 15 goals more than any other team in the entire league
The most hotly contested division is the North with Stoiehouse leading

Marine by a slight margin in points

Standings to date are

Team Played Won Drawn Lost Goals For Against
Cracking 4 4 0 0 15 2
Metal Trades 4 3 0 1 10 6
Electrical 3 2 10 3 0
Medical 3 2 0 1 7 6
Machinists 3 111 4 3
Catalytic 4 0 0 4 3 9
Instrument 5 0 0 5 1 17


Training 5 41 0 13 3 GIFTS FOR THE SCHOLARS Shortly before they ship winners Pedro Irausquin and Jan Wester were
LOF 4 3 1 0 11 1 left for the United States for a years study Scholar presented with farewell gifts from their friends

Garage 4 3 1 0 13 2

Commissary 3 10 2 3 6 TSD LAB No 2 gave a toilet kit to Pedro Picture at left T M Binnion JANS department 31 & C Welding
Pipe 4 10 3 6 10 is making the presentation In accepting the gift Pedro said Ill do my and fellow workers gae him a
Accounting 4 10 3 4 7 best IN TOKEN of a happy relationship during his stay in the laboratory watch pen and pencil set toilet kit
Neth Harb W 2 0 1 1 0 4 Victor Gumbs on behalf of his fellow workers presents Pedro with and almost Fls 400 most of which
Acid 3 0 0 3 1 12 a watch Center picture he gave to his mother II E Culver

is making the presentation

Storehouse 4 3 10 7 2
Marine 4 2 2 0 8 5
AKI RIBA REGALO PA ESTUDIANTENAN Poco prome cu nan a bai
4 2 1 1 10 5
Shipyard Merca pa un anja di estudio Pedro Irausquin y Jan Wester a ricibi regalonan nHH
Masons 3 2 0 1 9 4
di despedida di nan amigonan den nan departamentonan
Ind Rel 4 12 1 7 7
TSD Eng 5 2 0 3 7 12
TSD Lab 4 1 0 3 5 5 ARIBA BANDA ROBEZ y MEI MEI Pedro ta ricibi un set di tualet y un
RS 4 0 0 4 1 11 oloshi


Recent scores in the football league are ARIBA BANDA DRECHI Jan ta ricibi un set di tualet un oloshi un set

di flen cu potlood y Fls 400
LOF 3 Commissary 1
Storehouse 2 Masons 0

Pipe 5 Acid 0 BANDA DRECHI Camelo Lacle un di e aprendiznan cu a gradua ta rici
Ind Rel 2 TSD Lab 1 bi un set di pen y potlood di su amigonan den Welding Department
Acctg 2 N H W 1
Shipyard 5 R & S 0
Cracking 5 Instrument 0 CULTUUR CENTRUM
Training 0 LOF 0 Continna di pagina 1
Storehouse 3 TSD Eng 1
Garage 5 Pipe 0 theek El a papia cu elogio di Sr
Ind Rel 3 Marine 3 Hessling tambe pa tur loque el a lo
gra durante su gobernacion interino
wmt iMiml t
Dr Hartog bibliotecaiio ta na ? *

cabez di e Cultuur Centrum tambe

Actualmente e teatro lo woide usa
mustramento di film cultural
pa y
i CAMELO LACLE one of the
educative Progiamanan mensual
cu
apprentice finalists was given a
entrada gratis lo worde avisa den pen
and pencil set by H E Culver on
corantnan entrada di biblio
y na e behalf of his friends in M & C
theek
Welding
Filmnan cu a worde mustra e ano
chi di inauguiacion a inclui habri
mento di vliegveld nobo sportnan ri
ba awa biaha di Prins Bernhard Honestidad

stuurmento di auto film di color
y un
Un storia cu Lago Police Depait
di e seis islanan Hulandes na West
ment a reporta siman ta
pasa pro
Indie tocando riba Aiuba
y Lago ba cu ainda honestidad ta existi Un

klerk na oficina di LOF a haya
Fls 75 den un envelop y unbez el a
Premio di fls 10
reporta esaki Lago Police Depart
ment a worde notified y despues di
Concurso pa Mcngua Costo a rici WEDDING BELLS rang last month a investiga e nombernan riba e en

bi su prome cien articulonan algun for George II an Putten front left velop nan por a saka afor ta ken
dia despues cu e Concurso a habri tabata donjo di e Fls 75
Esso Heights Dining Hall On behalf
y e prome premio di 10 florin a bai E donjo a pone c placa den un en
pa L R Johnson di Acid & Ede of his fellow workers McGilchrist velop den su lessenaar y un otro

leanu Parce cu Mr Johnson ta horn Pope presented him with a gift Mr hende a cohe e envelop ey pa e man

I ber di suerte pasobra den e promo an Putten was married to Viola da un rapport na oficina di LOF
numero di Esso News cu a di di ricibidor el
yega a
Sorpresa e ora cu
AS FRIENDS LOOK ON R A TWO GIFTS Lucia Lake at the Methodist Church
a desk set and sali 1940
Sharpe left Edeleanu pen a na anja su portret a sa haya Fls 75 hunto cu e rapport a
a check from the Plant accepts clock were presented to W J Raf li como ricibidor di un premio di San Nicolas worde curpasd unicamente pa su
department pre loski by V Morgan and F Edwards CYI
sented by E Currie honestidad di busca na haya su don
Mr Sharpe was on behalf of the men of the Electiical Piemionan di Fls 10 lo sigui worde jo
married last Saturday to Annie Ste Shop Mr Rafloski left Aruba the end duna pa cada di cien articulo cu MATRIMONIO di George an Put
wart at the San
Nicolas Methodist of last month retirement worde ricibi
Church on ten di Esso Heights Dining Hall R Ommeren MStCJs Married

RONDONA DI banda robez adilanti y Senorita Rein Van Ommeren M & C Administration
AMIGONAN
R A DOS
Sharp banda robcz di Edeleanu REGALO un inkpot y pen pa Viola Luica Lake a tuma lugar na was presented with a
escritorio
y un oloshi a worde entre
check from his department before his
Kerki di Mctodist San Nicolas
na
Un heqUe dl
Jinno W
J
emPea na Rafloski
\ ff como regalonan Mr Van Om
marriage September
di
cs departamento como di recientemente Den nomber di
un despedida di empleadonan di su co
legalo d merert was married to Emmy Mon
Senonta matrimonii Annie Steward LI a casa cu Electiical Shop Sr Rafloski a bai foi emplcadonan Mc Gilchrist Pope a santo at St Theresas Church in San
| Aruba lima
pasa cu pcasioen entregue un regalo Nicolas



ARUBA ESSO NEWS
SEPTEMBER 15 1950




115000 Hours Behind the Wheel Without An Accident




This is the Amazing Safety


Record of Just FOUR of


Lagos Many Safe Drivers





Number of Drivers Year of Driving

Without Accident

4 11

3 10

1 9

6 8

5 7

8 6

15 5


10 4

18 3


41






47

AROUND THE CLOCK safety rules are practiced
This night picture shows a steady stieam of car and
truck headlights coming from Gate 3 The higher
streaks are bus top lights Night or day rain or
shine Lago driveis must be aleit


January 3 1939 Each driver who These facts mean something when
1 aks a good look at the picture completed three months without a you realize that four of Lagos
above It shows the main load out of safety violation received Fls 10 Also diivers have had eleven and one Two Safe Drivers Gei Awards
Gate 3 at night with a bright white at the end of each safe year of half years without an accident Thats
path where car and truck headlights diiving each diiver received a safe a lot of driving Ruperto Angela Jan
passed the camera The pictuie may diiving emblem S Cioes Eugenio Koolman and
fool you because it makes it look When the contest began theie weie Aimand Peteis have piled up 115000
as though the cais had occupied the 120 drivers participating Seventy safe houis behind the wheel
same space at the same time five percent of them diove safely The lecord of these four and the
Actually the cars passed at intervals but twenty five peicent were disqualified many other safa driveis of Lago is
of minutes for the things that might moie than just driving without accidents
Automobiles cant occupy the same happen to any of us if we are not Some of the other violations
space at the same time When dnvers caieful There was loom for impro which might have disqualified them
forget this they might as well sign vement aie soliciting and accepting unauth
their own death wai rants A collision The contest has now been lunning oiized rideis ovei loading vehicle
is suie to lesult for eleven and one half yeais and failuie to repoit accidents Government
Collisions and accidents for Lago each year Lago has paid out more license revoked etc
diiveis weie a suie thing twelve and more in prizes as the accidents The Safe Diiving Contest has
yeais ago too deciease As of June 30 1950 6069 proved through lew aiding good
In 1938 management could look awards had been distubuted a total diiveis that lecognition of the man
forward gloomily to damage to of Fls 60090 an average of bettei behind the wheel can save lives and
equipment personal injunes to pe than Fls 5000 each year equipment
destiians speeding and reckless
The contest cost but ma
dnving etc money Management also lecognized that
The safety recoid of the many nagement wras happy to spend it Defensive Driving can l educe daily
men who spent long hours diiving Lets take a look at the recoid traffic hazaids Like a good boxer or ARMAND PETERS left leceives his MAXIMO KELLY right of the
company equipment was bad It was In the veai aftei the contest took a soldier the defensive driver is al 45th Safe Diiving Award of Fls 10 Shipyard gets the congratulations of
so bad that action was impeiative effect there was only one injuiy to ways ready for the mistakes other fiom J J Pfaff 11 veais 3 months John Vachal for Sarely completing
In considering ways to impiovc a pedestrian through the fault of a diivers might make another quarter
diiving management lealized two Lago diiver And there has not been Both driver and vehicle must be in

important facts 1 That safety one since good condition Thats why AWOLs vehicles If the driver ahead fails to half way point in 1950 showed a
depends primarily on the man behind Collisions have been cut by 80 which overload the working schedule give signals the Lago driver has lemaikable improvement over the
the wheel 2 That the answer to peicent for other driveis count against men prepared for this by keeping a time the contest was started in 1939
most daily traffic hazards can be Now in 1950 there is only one in the contest Windshields must be proper distance behind Of 184 participants 179 drivers were
found in Defensive Driving thiid as much speeding and reckless cleaned brakes checked and the Always on the alert for the cais eligible for Fls 10 awards there
To bring home safety to the men diiving load if any securely fastened which disobey rules for the children were only 5 disqualifications in the
behind the wheels the Lago Safe There has been no case of a vehicle On the road the diiver is watching or pedestrians who lun into the second quarter of 1950
Diiving Contest was started on being overloaded since 1940 and ready for enors by other stieet Lago diivers make Defensive Today thanks to Lagos defensive
Driving a constant habit drivers and the safe diiving contest
H ^ D- ? n > ? ? r H ? I As a result of this tiaining and Lago vehicles are helping to keep
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JLEAN WINDSHIELDS are particularly
S5ft
important when driving into
the sun Juan Geerman above puts
CARELESS BACKING of vehicles is responsible for many accidents but on a high polish before driving 179 DRIVERS received awards of Fls 10 at the latest distribution of Safe
safety precautions cut them down Nevite Baptiste and Altinus Joseph Driving Contest prizes Their interest in the contest and their policy of
demonstrate that a truck backing up should have the guidance of a helper WINDSHIELD LIMPI ta masha defensive driving has slashed the accident record
importante pa stuurmento cu Segu
FALTA DI CUIDAO ora di back ta causa di hopi desgrdcia pero pre- ridad Juan Geerman ta percura polish 179 CHAUFFEUR a ricibi premionan di Fls 10 na e ultimo partimento di
caucion por mengua nan Nevite Baptiste y Altinus Joseph ta mustra cu windshield di su truck prome cu premionan pa Stuurmento cu Seguridad Nan interes den e concurso y den
tin bez mester di yudanza di un segundo pa back un truck e sali stuurmento cu Seguridad a baha record di accidentenan inmensamente