Group Title: Panama Canal spillway : el Canal de Panamá spillway
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Title: The Panama Canal spillway = el Canal de Panamá spillway
Alternate Title: Spillway
Canal de Panamá Spillway
Spillway del Canal de Panamá
Physical Description: 37 v. : ill. ; 43 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Canal Zone
Canal Zone
Panama Canal Company
United States -- Panama Canal Commission
United States
Publisher: Panama Canal
Place of Publication: Balboa Hights C.Z
Balboa Hights, C.Z
Publication Date: August 16, 1963
Frequency: biweekly[jan. 6, 1984-1999]
weekly[ former -dec. 23, 1983]
Subjects / Keywords: Periodicals -- Canal Zone   ( lcsh )
Periodicals -- Panama Canal (Panama)   ( lcsh )
Genre: federal government publication   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )
Language: Text in English and Spanish; Spanish text inverted.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 1, no. 33 (Feb. 1, 1963)-Vol. 37, no. 26 (Dec. 30, 1999).
Issuing Body: Issued by: Government of the Canal Zone <June 24, 1966-June 13 1969>; by the Panama Canal Company, <Aug. 13, 1976>-Sept. 14, 1979; by the Panama Canal Commission, Sept. 20, 1979-Dec. 1999.
General Note: "Official Panama Canal publication."
General Note: Imprint varies: Balboa Hights, <1966-1978>; Miami, Fla., <1979-1982>; Balboa Heights, Pan. <1983>-1999.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 5, no. 1 (June 24, 1966); title from caption.
General Note: Vols. for 1994-1995 distributed to depository libraries in microfiche.
General Note: Special "80th anniversary supplement" issue published on Aug. 12, 1994.
General Note: Special ed. for 65th anniversary of the Panama Canal issued at end of Oct. 1979, is also a joint issue with: The News: authorized unofficial publication of the U.S. Armed Forces, Quarry Heights, Panama, and includes the text of the Panama Canal Act.
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Bibliographic ID: UF00094771
Volume ID: VID00420
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: oclc - 02582102
lccn - 83642750
issn - 0364-8044
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Preceded by: Spillway
Succeeded by: Faro (Balboa, Panama)

Full Text

Gift of the Panama Canal MusW

Light ,Plane zrrs Zon Famly

On Bump-free Roundtrip To States/


Capt. and Mrs. James Joe
Adams of Albrook Air Force
Base found the ideal way of
travelling the Inter-American
Highway route and avoiding
the rough spots. They flew, in
their own Cessna-170.
Capt. Adams, who is a mem-
ber of the Canal Zone Civil Air
Club, w it h headquarters at
France Field, and Mrs. Adams,
who teaches in Grade 5 at the

Los Rios Elementary School,
were accompanied by their son,
Randy, 6.
Their four-place plane only
carries gas-for' about 300 miles,
but even so they made the re-
turn trip from Mexico to the
Canal Zone in three days. They
stopped overnight at Veracrus,
in Salvador and in Costa Rica.
En route to the States they
spent one night in Managua,

Nicaragua, and three days in
Guatemala City. Acapulco and
Mexico City were each visited
for three days. In the United
States they visited in Texas,
Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma,
Iowa, and Michigan.
No incidents marred the trip,
and the cost, they report, is '.
less than the commercial cost
for the same trip.
Capt. Adams is in charge of
the base motor pool at Albrook.

VOL..II No. 9

FRIDAY, August 16, 1963

Panama TaxDeductions

Starting In September

HONORED NEWSMEN Pictures of Crede Calhoun, left, Pan-
ama Canal retiree and former New York Times correspondent on
the Isthmus, and Alberto V. McGeachy, right, editor emeritus of
the Star & Herald, will be among those displayed at Columbia
University November 6 in connection with the 25th anniversary
of the Maria Moors Cabot Awards. Mr. Calhoun and Mr. Mc-
Geachy both have received the award, which is given annually
by the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism for
excellence in handling news stories on Latin America. Jules
Dubois, onetime reporter on the Star & Herald and now Latin
American correspondent of the Chicago Tribune, also is amoog
those who have received the award.

' The with-holding of Panama
income taxes from the compen-
sation of those employees of U.
S. Government agencies in the
Canal Zone who are subject to
such taxes will-be- started next
The agreement does not af-
fect U. S, citizens employed in
the Canal Zone or members of
the U. S. Armed Forces.
Under terms of an executive
agreement made through an
exchange of notes between the
U. S. Embassy and the Pan-
ama Ministry of Foreign Rela-
tions, the with-holding will start
with respect to compensation
paid on or after September 1.
The agreement provides, for-
withholding of Panama taxes in
accordance with the established
tax rate for workers in the Re-
public and prohibits any discri-
minatory taxation of C a n a 1
Zone employees.
Nothing in the agreement is
to be construed as consent by
the United States for,imposition
of withholding of any tax of the
Republic of P a h a m a upon
members of the Armed Forces
of the United States; citizens
of the United States, including
those who have dual nationali-o
ty;.--and other individuals who
are not citizens of the Republic
of Panama and who reside
within the Canal Zone.
The exempted ,groups spe-

cified in the preceding para-
graph are the same as those
specified in the 1955 Treaty df
Mutual Understanding and Coo-
In implementing the with-
holding program, C a n.a 1 of-
ficials will require that non-U.
S. citizens who are not subject
to Panama income taxes must
pr ov e their eligibility for
Instructions on how indi-
viduals will be required to
proceed in order to establish
such exemption will be dis-
tributed within a few days, of-
ficials said. Those wishing to
claim such exemption should
await the receipt of such ins-
tructions before proceeding. Of-
ficials did note, however, that
documentation of the claim of
non-Panamanian, citizenship will
be required.for exemption.
Approximately 10,000 em-
ployees of the Panama Canal
are expected to be affected by
implementation of the plan.
Officials. of the Canal warned
that .withholding of the taxes
does not eliminate the neces-
sity for those employees subject
to such taxation to file income
tax returns with the Republic
of Panama. Such returns still
will have to be filed and any
deficiency in taxes due will
have to be paid or any over-
payment of taxes claimed for

ROTC LEADERSHIP SCHOOL Some of the 116 Balboa High School ROTC cadets who today are
completing leadership 'raining at the school are shown during one of the drill sessions held during
the final two weeks of the school. A graduation ceremony for the cadets enrolled in the course,
which started July 29, will be held at 10:30 a.m. today in the high school auditorium. S. E. Esser,
Superintendent of Schools, will present certificates to the cadets. Guest speaker for the ceremonies
will be Rolando Linares of the Canal Zone Guide Service, a former cadet officer in the Balboa
High School ROTC. Mr. Linares took his basic infantry training at Fort Dix, N. J., in a company
commanded by the present Canal Zone Professor of Military Science, Maj. E. M. Quigley, Jr.


Housekeeping is work under the best of cir-
cumstances. When small children cut up paper dolls
and leave the mess scattered about, Mother or the
maid must clean it up. When thoughtless adults
scatter the Sunday papers around the living room,
or simply pitch their dirty clothes in the general
direction of the clothes hamper, cleanup work na-
turally follows.
Outdoors, nature has a way of cleaning things
up but nature's way often is slow. Papers scat-
tered in the wind, debris tossed along the roadside,
bottles and cans left at picnic grounds eventually
will disappear through the processes of nature -
but the joint's a mess in the meantime, and it may
be a long meantime.
What's all this philosophizing about? Simply
this: Many of the outdoor areas of the Canal Zone
offer scenic beauty and pleasant sites for picnics and
other outings, but they must be kept clean if the.
next person, and the next, and the next, are to enjoy
them to the fullest.
It so happens, however, that the thoughtless;
the lazy, and those who can only be described as
vandals frequently destroy that which was put there
for their enjoyment and pleasure. Toilet facilities
are damaged, grounds are littered, and further
enjoyable use of the area is impossible until someone
has cleaned up the mess and restored order.
Your cooperation is needed to keep the Canal
Zone neat and orderly. You will help, won't you? A.
I. (Slim) Bauman, Superintendent of the Grounds
Branch, and, the man responsible for cleaning up the
disorder, hopes you will, community leaders fre-
quiently have voiced their hope that you will, there's
a law against littering in the Zone, and... But need
we say more?

Pnm..a C.imm


Page- TWO S P1 LLWAY August 16, 1963



The Collector by John Fowles pa
is a psycho-suspense tale of an fl
o b s- c u r e little clerk with a pr
penchant for collecting butter- tio
flies who goes out one day and de
abducts a beautiful young du
woman. Their life together re
builds up into 'a skillfully-told w
narrative which is as compell- w
ing and absorbing as it is hor- T]
rifying. Don't start this book m
unless you have time to. finish sc
it. pr
Kinsmen of the Grail by Do- ci
rothy James Roberts is a con-
vincing story of twelfth century '
Authurian Wales featuring ec
Gawain and Percival in their of
quests for. the Holy 'Grail. The de
author's ability to c o-m b i n e ,co
realistic depiction with soberly an
dignified prose serves to create st
a moving and absorbing novel. Ri
Mallory and Tennyson readers Qi
will find this novel particularly fo
The Mind Benders by James Hu
Kennaway is an intriguing sus- M
Special Course r
To Be Offered w
For TranslatorS F
A course of particular interest
to persons needing to use, both
Spanish and English in their
work will be the Canal Zone
College "Spanish-English Inter-
-preting and Translating," being
taught Mondays and Wednes-
days from 4:40 to 6:30.
The course jis designed to
consist 50 percent of persons ,-
to whom English is the native ai
language and 50 percent of th
those to whom Spanish is te
native. To enter the class,
English-speaking s t u d e n t s h
should have had the equivalent lo
of two years college, or four th
years high school instruction in pi
Spanish, while 'Spanish-speak-
ing students should have an ed
equivalent amount of instruc- st
tion in English., .be
Persons completing two se- iw
mesters of the course satisfac- sa
torily should emerge competent
interpreters a n d translators th
between the two languages. te
Registration for the course no
may be made now in the Canal
Zone College temporary office m
in the Balboa High School iss
wooden building on Lawrence m
Johnson Place. ab

sense time-killer which also has
ashes of humor. A science
professor's tests with total isola-
on, which had resulted in his
iath, inspire a colleague to
duplicate the experiment. As a
result, he too vanishes into a
world of his own imagining
ith frightening consequences.
here is a peculiar mixture of
ystery, intrigue and, possibly,
cience-fact. The author is a
professional writer with. three
earlier novels to his credit.
Best Detective Stories of the
ear, 18th annual collection is
lited by Anthony Boucher, one
the famous I names in the
etective-story field. This year's
election has amazing variety
nd includes stories by such
alwarts as Andrew Garve,
ichard Deming and Ellery
ueen. .Mystery fans can't af-
rd to miss this book.
North Face in Winter by Toni,
i e b e 1 e r and translated by
ugh Merrick is an account, as
r. Merrick puts it, of "one of
e greatest feats in the an-
>ls of mountaineering." Every
e a I or vicarious mountain
imber should read this book,
which gives details of the six
dramatic days in Mirch 1961
hen Tony Hiebeler and his
ree companions m a d e the
rst winter climb of the lNrth
ace of Eigec. The spectacular
photographs were made during
e climb.

Cristobal AddI

Television Set

One pleasant surprise after
another awaits passengers on
he SS Cristobal. The newest is
revision on board ship.
A 27-inch television screen
as been installed in the upper
unge of the SS Cristobal, in
ee area diagonally opposite the
Excellent reception is report-
1 of New Orleans television
nations on the last night on
lard northbound before dock-
g, and on the evening of the
ailing day from New Orleans.
On the southbound voyage
e vessel is in the Panama
levision area at 'hours when
stations are broadcasting.
Recently, a newspaper and
magazine rack stocking recent
sues.was added to the reading
materials previously provided
board kbn Cristobal.

Welfare Group
Board To Meet
The monthly board meet-
ing of the Panama Canal
Women's Welfare \Group will
be held on Monday, August
19, in the Board Room on
the second floor of the Pan-
ama Canal Administration
Building. T h e meeting is
scheduled for 9 a.m.

Staff Officers

Get New Jobs

The Office of the Governor
has announced recent changes
of duties for two staff officers.
Effective August 5, Lt. Col.
D. M. Leininger, formerly Mili-
tary Assistant to the Governor,
was assigned to duty with the
Engineering and Construction
Bureau as Executive Officer.
Lieutenant Colonel Leininger,
a Corps of Engineers officer,
will retain his duties as liaison
officer between the Company-
Government and Headquarters,
,USSOUTHCOM, in addition to
his new assignment in the
Engineering and Construction
Miguel Corco, Jr., will per-
form most of the day-to-day
personal assistance to the Go-
vernor formerly accomplished
by Lieutenant Colonel Leinin-
ger, and will also continue with
his regular duties as Protocol
Officer for the Company-Go-
The main purpose of this
change is to permit Lieutenant
Colonel Leininger to do engine-
ering wor k during the final
year of his assignment here,
thus varying his-experience and
background in his professional

Tourist Bureau

Will Operate

Taboga Launches
The Taboga launch service,-
. operated for many years by the
Panama C a n a 1 under agree-
ment with Panama, is to be
transferred to the Panama
Tourist Bureau today, along
with the launches Runner and
Swallow which the Canal has
used in the service.
The Canal launch operators
and seamen who have been em-
ployed in connection with the
launch service operations to
and from Taboga will be as-
-signed to other launches
operated by the Balboa Port
The launch schedule, rates
and other details associated
with the operation will be under
control of the Tourist Bureau.
The launches will continue to
be operated in accordance with
Panama Canal rules and re-
gulations and will be subject to
inspection by B a I lbo a port

Canal Zone Gui

C. Z ,Guide Service since June 24, 1962. She
born in the Canal Zone and attended Canal
schools. Her husband, William Fulleton,
towing locomotive operator in the Panama
nal Locks Division. They have one son, Wil
K. Fulleton, 7 years old. In the photograph
Fulleton is shown at the information desk ii
rotunda of the Administration Building at B;

* *

For information concerning Panama Canal
telephone the C. Z. Guide Service, Balboa

h the
is a
n the


Veterans Preference

In Federal Service

Since the time of the Civil
War, veterans of the armed
forces traditionally have been
given s o m e degree of pref-
erence in appointments to Go-
vernment jobs.
Veteran preference in its pre-
sent form was provided by
Congress, principally in the
Veterans' Preference Act of
1944. Recognizing that an eco-
nomic loss is suffered by those
who serve their country in the
armed forces, Congress enact-
ed the law as a means of pre-
venting veterans seeking Fede-
ral employment from b e i n g
penalized because they were
isolated from the civilian world

during the months o
they spent in service.
Preference does not

Arraijan S

This Week

For Festiv,
New Arraijan is all de
for the observance of it
Saint Festival to be
morrow, Saturday, Augus
Sunday, under the rule o
Queen Vilma. (See pi
Spanish section.)
The program of this t
terior fiesta will inclu
traditionally popular spo
as climbing a greased
prizes at the top, ca
greased pig let loose ar
crowd, a display of gymn
school-children of La
and dancing in the public
while fireworks light the
"All visitors will be
ed" a spokesman for the
ing committee stated y

Car Chaii

In Panama

Mindful of normal
weather conditions, ra
son or dry season,
. browsing through a 19
Record volume was st
see the heading on one
"Prompt Return
The story, however,
that the "cars" refer
were not autos, and th
not tire chains. The
RailroaC Company hai
ed that instructions o
\of "car chains" were
'complied with.

College Urges
High school graduate
past June who plan t
Canal Zone College this
urged to call 2-2380
for an appointment to
their program of- stu
early conference will e
student to give more t
the selection of courses
speed the registration
Students who have c
their course selections
gistration will be give
ence when schedules
ranged on September,
Freshmen, sophomo
juniors returning to
lege from last year
urged to make appoin
select their courses,.
gistrations are now b
cepted for nearly 75
taught in late afternoi
ing, and Saturday cla
Students who have
high school or college
the Canal Zone should
immediately for tr
needed for registration
The Canal Zone Coll
mer temporary office
Balboa High Schoo
building on Lawrence
Place. The college w
for its fall semester to
campus in La Boca.

its goal the placement of a vet-
eran in every Federal job in
which a vacancy occurs; this
would be incompatible with the
merit principle of public em-
ployment. It does provide a
uniform method by which spe-
cial consideration is given to
qualified veterans seeking Fe-
deral employment.
Some 51 percent of Federal
employees throughout the world
have veteran preference. Of
these, about 1 percent hold pref-
erence as wives of certain
disabled veterans, widows of
war veterans, and mothers- of
deceased veterans.

-There are two classes of vet-
have as eran preference--5 point and
10 point.
Five-point preference is given
e' to honorably separated vet-
erans who served on active
duty in the armed forces of the
Mid l United States during any war,
or during the period April 28,
1952, through July 1,'1955, or in
l any campaign or expedition for.
al which a campaign badge or
service medal has been'
eked out authorized.
ts Patron (The official dates for World
held to- War I service are April 6, 1917,
st 17, and to July 2, 1921; and for World
f Festival War II service, December 7,
cture in 1941, to April 28, 1952.)
Ten-point preference is given
typical in- to:
de many -Disabled Veterans.-Anhonor-
irts, such ably separated veteran w h o
pole for served on active duty in the
tching a armed forces at any time, and
mopg the who (1) has a service-connect-
iastics by ed disability or (2) is receiving
Chorrera compensation, disability retire-
c square, ment benefits, or pension under
e -skies. laws administered by the Vet-
welcom- erans Administration, Army,
organize. Air Force, C o a st Guard, or
yesterday Public H e a I t h Service, is
entitled to 10-point preference.
A veteran who has been award-
IS ed the Purple Heart for wounds
received in action is considered
to have a service connected
d? j disability.
-t Wives of Disabled Veterans.
The wife of a 10-point vet-
Isthmian -.eran whose service-connected
ainy sea- disability disqualifies him for
a man civil service appointment to
13 Canal positions along the general line
artled to of his usual occupation is en-
e story: titled to 10-point preference.
of Car In such a case, the wife loses
her right to preference if the
clarified husband recovers. Also, if the
erred 'to husband's military service was
he chains peacetime service, she loses
Panama her right to preference when he
d report- dies.
n return Widows of Veterans.-Until
not being she remarries, the widow of an
-honorably separated veteran
who served on active duty dur-
ing any war, or during the
period April 28, 1952, through
July 1. 1955, or in a campaign
or expedition for which a cam-
es of this paign badge or service medal
to attend was authorized is entitled to
s fall are 10-point preference. T h i s in-
or 2-4590 cludes the widow of a man who
arrange died in service, unless the cir-
idies. An cumstances surrounding his
unable the death would have been cause
bought to for other than honorable sepa-
and will ration.
process. Mothers of Veterans.-The
completed mother of a veteran who lost
and re- his life under honorable condi-
n prefer- tions while on active duty in a
are ar- war or in a campaign or ex-
5 and 6. petition for which a campaign
res, and badge or service medal has
the col- been- authorized, or during the
also are period April 28, 1952, through
tmentsto July 1, 1955, or who became
and re- permanently and totally dis-
being ac- abled because of a service-con-
courses nected disability, is entitled to
on, even- 10 point preference provided
sses. that she is widowed, divorced,
attended or separated from the father of
e outside the veteran, or the father is
send off permanently and totally
transcripts disabled. jAn otherwise eligible
n. mother who has remarried may
ege sum- be granted preference only if,
is in the with reference to the subsequent
1 wooden marriage, her husband is per-
Johnson manently and totally disabled,
vill move or she is divorced or legally
D the new separated, or she has been




August 16,1%3-

Aunnut 16 1963

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'Alliance' Stamp

On Sale Saturday

BALBOA HIGH SPORTS KING Lewis French, who graduated-from Balboa High School this
spring, shown here with the display of the number thirty-six jersey which he wore to athletic
honors at Balboa High School, has succeeded Jim May as "king" of Balboa High School athletics.
During his four years in Balboa High, young French earned 14 letters, topping the previous record
of 13 established by May in 1954. The third son of Mr. and Mrs. Worden French to attend Balboa
High School, Lewis earned all-zone honors in football and baseball, was a member of at least one
championship team in every major sport, and during his senior year was awarded the Balboa Elks'
* Plaque as the most outstanding Balboa High athlete. While 'his jersey remains on display in the
Balboa Gymnasium trophy case, Lewis will be leaving the Isthmus soon to continue his education
at Castleton State Teacher's College in Vermont.


Girls' Hoop Meet

Today At Diablo
Girls' basketball teams from
Balboa, Gatun, Margarita,, Co-
co Solo, Diablo, and Gamboa
are scheduled to meet today in
the Diablo Gymnasium for a
one-day tournament.
--Each game will be limited to
one 10-minute half, in order that \
the tournament can be complet-
ed in the time available.

The Isthmian Archery Meet,
scheduled for August 13 and
rained out that day, has been
postponed to Monday, August
19, at Margarita.
The Balboa archery group
will carr y to Margarita an
enviable-summer season record
and 8 enthusiastic bowmen with
whom the Atlantic siders will
have to reckon. The Balboa
archers have been traveling to
Gamboa and Diablo for indi-
vidual and team matches and
of 17 events Balboa won 15 first-
place blue ribbons' and 2 se-
cond-place red ribbons. These
events included a boy and a
girl in each of the San Blas,
Darien, Inca and Junior divi-
sions,. plus a team shoot for
boys at Diablo.
Grace Whitney, Balbo a's
* stellar archer in the. Junior
Colombian league, r e n t 1 y
broke the existing Junior Co-
lombian record for the Canal

Zone by posting scores of 523
and 535 respectively on two
successive days. The existing
official record is 513, set in 1949
by Balboa's Joan Gibson.
Shooting with Harry Whitney
one day, and Lyn Frauenheim
the next, Grace finished the
final 5 rounds at the 20-yard
distance in near-perfect fashion,
hitting the gold an average of
4 to 5 each round, and on her
last try, the second day, hitting
6 for 6 for a perfect 54.
Another Balboa hopeful,
Charles Thompson,. has broken
the Canal Zone San Blas record
several times recently in prac-
tice rounds and is trying to
place his name in the record
books. This record stands at
412 and was set by Joe Cronan
of Margarita in 1961 and Dick
Sullivan of Cristobal in 1943.
Charles has bested this in prac-
tice rounds by 50 to 60 points.

Canal Zone Governor Robert
J. Fleming, Jr., will cancel the
first 15-cent airmail postage
stamp commemorating the se-
cond anniversary of'the Allian-
ce for- ProgreSs, on Saturday
morning at the Balboa Post Of-
fice. The stamp cancellation
ceremony will take place at 9
a.m. and the stamps will go on
sale immediately afterwards. .
Officials at the stamp can-
cellation ceremony will include
13. I. Everson, Director of the
Panama C a n a 1 Ci'vil Affairs
Bureau; Earl F. Unruh, Direc-
tor of Posts; Robert S. Herr,
Administrative *Aid; and Bal-
boa Postmaster Arthur T. Cot-
ton. 1
The Canal Zone Library will
have on display Canal Zone and
United States Alliance for Pro-

Two Sails Caught (
B. E. Caldwell of the Civil
Affairs Bureau caught a 6V2-
foot sailfish during thin pickings
last weekend in, this year's
Marlin and Sailfish Tourna-
ment. The men aboard the Pan-
ama Canal launch Corbina had
the best of poor luck. around
Cocos Island, no luck at all at -
Pinas Bay.
Caldwell c a u g h t his sail,
weighing about 60 pounds, on a
deep-running plug, not cut bait.
He also raised an amberjack
and a rock (a stone, that is, not
a fish).
Lester V. Forsgren of Trans-
portation and Terminals Bureau
had a marlin strike, but lost it
after about- 20 minutes, amnd
Capt. A. L. Burden of the
Health Bureau raised another
sail fis h. W. C. Will'ford of
Engineering and Construction
Bureau boated a tuna.

gress s t am p s and first day
Stamp collectors desiring first
day cancellations of the stamp
may send addressed envelopes
to the Ph'latelic Agency, Bal-
boa Heights, with money-order
remittance to cover the cost of
the stamps affixed.
-The Alliance for Progress
stamp of the Canal Zone Postal
Service will be printed on white
pre-gum med p a p e r in three
colors, gray, green,, and blue.
The central design of the stamp
is the Alliance for Progress
insignia, superimposed on. a
gray background. On the right
of the stamp in a blue block
background is the lettering CA-

)n Tourney Trip
Others aboard, just for the
ride, as things turned out, were
Roy Friedel of Personnal
Bureau, and Dr.\ Kenneth Blo-
omberg of Health Bureau.

July 29 August 4
Miraflores Locks 2,150
Gatun Locks .......... 97
Las Cruces.
11 trips ............. 1,467
Reina Manuelita,
4 trips .............. 5a
Passenger Ships,
none ................**
Other Tours .......... 175
GRAND TOTAL ... 3,942

Extra Life Insurance Available

Final Splash Party

Draws Crowd Of 200

A repeat performance of
splashing fun climaxed the last
of the Coco Solo Pool's summer
splash parties. Once again con-
tests of games and relays at-
tracted a large crowd of more
than 200 participants and spec-
Friendly competition among
the teams, ended with Teams 3
and 5 victors of two events
each, Teaim. 4 with one victory
and bur smallfry team of Jon
Dedeaux, Jay Gibson, Marvin
Porter, Kelley Burnett, Ann
Stohrer ,and Michael Lynch
Winning the kick-board relay.
Edward Chavez was the lucky
winner of the ring hunt, not
only finding the largest number
of rings, but also the "special"

Hilarious laughter and noisy
urging of team mates made the
clothes line relay, ping pong
ball relay and the innertube
race exciting fun for everyone.
The evening was climaxed with
the ever-popular Water Bom-
bardment, with more than 40
balls flying through the air at
onie'time and all teams taking
part. Combined teams 2, 3, 6,
and 8 we r e victorious over
teams 1, 3, 5, and 7, ending the
three minute bombardment
with fewer balls on their side.
All swimmers participating
in the A.A.U. Junior Olympic
Preliminaries are reminded to
have registration forms and
entry blanks into their pool of-
fice as soon as possible.

The Group Insurance Board
has announced that U. S. citi-
zens .employed by the Panama
SCanal now,have an opportunity
to -improve their life insurance
coverage at low cost.

The additional e o v e rge,
which is not part of the Federal
Employees Group Life Insur-
ance plan, is patterned after it
in both amount of coverage
provided and cost. The amount
of insurance available to each
employee under the supple-
mental plan is determined by
the applicant's income and the
cost is 25 cents for each $1,000
of insurance, the same as it is
for FEGLI.
Application cards have been
distributed to all eligible em-
ployees. Any who wish to in-
crease t hei r life insurance
coverage under the plan, for
which the underwriter is United
of Omaha, should return the
application card promptly. The
insurance representative of
each employee's unit can
provide additional information,
or it can be obtained by calling
the Employee Services Branch
at Balboa 2508 or 2661.-



(As of 8-13-63)

White Horse 7 2 .778
Ron Cortez 5 4 .556
Gordon's Gin 5 4 .556
Peugeot 404 4 5 .444
Seagrams VO 4 5 .444
Four Roses 2 7 .222
Gabriel K ouran y's White
Horse contingent defeated Four
Roses, 52-49. Wednesday 'night
to clinch the Cyrca Basketball
League second half title and
earn the right to meet first half,
champs Seagrams V.O. in the
playoff games next week.
Oscar Kourany and Al Osbor-
ne led the scoring while Arnold
Manning took care of the field
directing and Paul Underwood,
a second stringer starred at
defense and offense.
Tom Murphy won the loop's
scoring title when he over-

shadowed his opponents with 65
points in his last two games.
Tom "carried a total of 373
points into last night's game
and his nearest rival is Al Os-
borne with 339.
August 7-
White Horse 82 -
Peugeot 404 66
August 8-
Gordon's Gin 54
Four Roses 52
Seagrams V.O. 104
Ron Cqrtez 103
August 12-
Seagrams V.O. 82
Gordon's Gin 76
August 13-
White Horse 52
Four Roses 49
Ron Cortez 98
Peugeot 404 82
: -0oo-

Archery Meet Rescheduled

For Monday At Margarita

Judo Tourney

Is Postponed
The JUDO Tournament
originally scheduled for this
Sunday at the Balboa Armed
Services YMCA has been
postponed indefinitely.
Officials in charge of
planning the tournament
said it probably will be
rescheduled at a later date.

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August 16, 1963


MRS. PAULINE KAPLAN, first woman manager of a Pan-
ama Canal Service Center, has managed the Coco Solo Service
Center since 1958.
She is of Austrian-American descent and was born in Panama
City. -She attended schools in the Canal Zone and Panama and
was a student at the Canal Zone College.
Her father, Aaron Metiner, had been in Panama with the
United Fruit Co. before she was- born. He bought a plantation in
Boquete and for many years was one of the few Americans in
the area. He worked with the U.S. Army and Navy in the Canal
Zone and retired here.
Mrs. Kaplan began work with the Panama Canal in 1942, but
her service is broken. She returned to the United States in 1953,
and came back to the Isthmus in 1955. For a few years she was
with the IBM section of the Office of the Comptroller at Balboa
Her employment with the Supply and Community Service
Bureau started on the Pacific Side. She was supervisor at the
Diablo Service Center, and then at Balboa.
Her husband, Jack, was employed by the.Firestone-firm, and
with him she went to Africa, where for 18 months they lived in
Liberia, West Africa. Mr. Kaplan now is with the Motor Trans-
portation 'Division -and Mrs. Kaplan, who relieved in practically
every service center on the Pacific side, was transferred to Mar-
garita-and then her present position at Coco Solo.

Panama Canal Master Diver William Bodders, who built, design-
ed and set sup the curriculum at the .Gatun Diving School, and
who is retiring from- Carial 'service in the near future, is shown
above with Burton Powell (right) who is to be the new head of
the diving school.
Mr. Powell, who came to the ` an a ma Canal last April
from Washington, D. C., is a retired U. S. Navy master diver.
He retired as Chief Petty Officer, U. S. Navy last October and
was a former instructor and'senior master diver at the Experi-
mental Diving Unit, Naval Weapons, Plant, Washington, D. C.
His wife arrived onr the SS Cristobal June 29 to join him here.
Their 17-year-old daughter, Susan, is a student at Baylor Univer-
sity, Waco, Texas.
Retirement, for Master Diver Badders, doesn't mean a rocking
chair-on-a-porch routine.- From here, Mr. and Mrs. Badders will
go to Annapolis, which is Mrs. Badders' home and where Mr.
Badders will be connected -with the Athletic Association at the
U.S. Naval Academy. ..
Their son, Albert William, is an Eastern Airlines pilot. Their
daughter, Beverly Marie's husband is connected with the missile
program at Cape Canaveral.

Doctors To Meet'

Tuesday Evening

SThe 681st, meeting of the Me-
dical Association of the Isth-
mian Canal Zone will be held
at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Coco Solo
'Hospital. --
The scientific program will
consist of a paper on "Le-
prosy," by Dr. Robert Price of
the Coco Solo Hospital-Medical

'BALBOA: August 20,, "The
Mouse That Roared;" Aug. 21,
"'The Secret of Monte Cristo;"
Aug. 22, "No Time For Ser-
COCO SOLO: Aug. 20, "Tar-
zan's Savage Fury;" Aug. 21,
"John Paul Jones;" Aug. 22,
"Darby O'Gill and the Little
People." -
MARGARITA: Aug. 20, "Dar-
by O'Gill and the Little
People;" Aug. 21, "Tarzan's'
Savage Fury;" Aug. 22, "John
Paul Jones."
GAMBOA: August 19, "The
Secret of Monte Cristo;" Aug.
26, "X-15."
Lex Barker Tarzan on safari
with Chita, 95 mins.
Stack-Maria Pavan: The adven-
ture that stands above all!' So
big, all the seas of the world
are its stage. In color. 132 mins.
spins motion picture magic with
this delightfully different tale
of love, laughter and leprech-
auns. In color. 100 mins.
ED: Peter Sellers-Jean Seberg:
The amazing story of the mouse
that devoured the lion... It's
deliciously daffy and frightfully
funny. 105 mins. .
CRISTO:. Rory Calhoun-Patri-
cia Bredin: He followed a mys-
tery wafyto terror and treasure.
In Scope and color. 105 mins.
Andy Griffith Myron McCor-

mick: A fumbling rookie sets
the Army on its ear in a laugh-
filled farce. 117 mins.
* X-15: David McLean-Charles
Bronson:.- The authentic, -fan-
tastic s t o r y of- the world's
* fastest rocket ship... actually
filmed in space. In Scope and
color. 113 mins.

Balboa Teacher

Pictured, Quoted

In Times' Story
"If it had been any worse, it
would have killed me," Miss Ce-
cilia Dawson, a teacher at Balboa
High School, commented in res-
ponse to a compliment on her
"tremendous" pole-vaulting form
during a recent workout as part
,of Columbia University's course
in track and field for teachers.
Despite her skepticism, Miss
Dawson "understands the prin-
ciples," according to Columbia
Prof. Lawrence E. Locke. "She
did 6 feet 10," Professor Locke
told a New York Times reporter.
"You might say that was a re-
cord, since women don't compete
officially in the pole vault." (The
world record is 16 feet, 1014
inches, set August 5 by John Pen-
nel of Miami.)
The New York Times story and
illustrations included one of Miss
Dawson clearinig the bar during
the pole-vault session. It ap-
peared jn the isge of August -9

Gorgas Gray Ladies

Plan Fall Meeting

Mrs. Kenneth Fredrics, Chair-
man, G o r g a s Hospital Gray
Ladies, has announced that the
first fall meeting will be held
Monday, September 9, in the
Gorgas Hospital Red Cross
lounge. The meeting is schedul-
ed to start at 9:30 a,m.
All Gray Ladies who are now
serving or wish to serve in the
Hospital are cordially invited
to attend the meeting.

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and may be reprinted without of-
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Republic of Panama.
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Girls Enjoying

Gym Training

Afternoons for the past Week
have been exceptionally busy
for-ithe Balboa Tiny Tots. The
girls have been making leis and
the boys made hats along Ro-
bin Hood design, complete with
feather. Swords .and shields
,completed the costume done
froA their own design.
The winning team- for the
week ending July 19 was-Team
No. 1 with Jon Bettle, Adrien-
ne Morse, Robin Shultz, Steve
Carroll, Sylvia Lake, Diana
Arndt, John Husum and Lucy
Paterson. Prizes were award-
ed, with consolation p r i z e s
going to the rest.


August 17-Club 20-30 of Colon
will present Colon and Ca-
nal Zone Debutantes at the
Strangers Club.
August 20-National Orchestra,
directed by Professor Her-
bert De Castro, will accom-
pany Daniel Ericourt- in
Schumann's Concert in A at
the B e 11 a Vista Theater.
Tickets will be sold next
week by the Direccion" Na-
cional de Cultura.
August 21-23-Sala 44, under the
auspices of the Institute of
Art, presents Somerse-t
Maugham's "La E s p o s a
Constante" (The Constant
Wife). .T i c k ets available
through Panama 3-8112 and
3-8475. Tickets $2.
August 25-Anniversary of Inde-
pendence of Uruguay
September 7-Anniversary of
Independence of Brazil
September 15-Anniversary of
Independence of Costa Rica




1:00-Parade of Sports
3:30 Chapel Of The Air
4:00 Bell Science Series
5:00 Christophers
5:30-Championship Bridge
6:00-SCN News
6:15-Sacred Heart
6:30 Communism-Myth
versus Reality
7:00 Ted Mack
7:30-Danny Thomas
8:00-Ed Sullivan
8:50-Weekend News
9:00 What's My Line
9:30 Emmy Awards
11:00 Final Edition
11:05 Steve .Allen

5:00-First Edition
5:05 Magic Land of
5:30 Tenn. Ernie Ford
6:00-4 Star Edition
6:35---Global Zobel
- 7:00 I've Got A Secret
7:15-Air Force Story
7:30-Dick Van Dyke
8:00-Zone Grey Theater
8:55-SCN News
9:00 Movietime "Twi-
light Hour"
10:30 Stump The Stars
11:00-Final Edition
11:15-Enc: Ed Sullivan

5z00-First Edition
5:05-Kids Klub
5:30 Air Force Story
5:45 Air Power
6:10-.4 Star Edition \
6:35 Spotlight Review
* 7:00 Services ;In Action
7:30-Andy Griffith
8:00-Garry Moore lhow
8:55-SCN News
9:00 Armchair Theater
"Come Next Spring"
10:30 True Adventure
11:00-Final Edition
11:15-Enc: Dick Van Dyke
and Danny Thomas."

5:00-First Edition
5:05-Shari Lewis
5:30 American Musical
6:00-4 Star Edition
7:00-Around and About
,7:30 Flight
8:00-Perry Como
8:55-SCN News
9:00-Wire Service
10:00 Tonight
11:00-Final Edition
11:15-Enc; Garry Moore

5:00-First Edition
5:05-Kids Klub .
5:30 Planet Earth
6:00---4 Star Edition
8:00 Wonderful World of
e:55-SCN News
j:00 Sing Along With
10:00 Willy
10:30 Glenn Miller Time
11:00-Final Edition
11:15 Enc: Perry Como

5:00-First Edition
5:05 Buccaneers
5:30 Harvest
6:00-4 Star Edition
7:00--College Bowl
7:30-I'm Dickens-He's
8:00 Jack Pear
:30 As Ceaser Sees It
8:55-SCN News
9:00-Price Is Right
9:30 Candid Camera
10:00 Bob Newhart Show
10:30 Hootenanny
11:00-Final Edition
11:15 Tonight

1:00-Cartoon Carnival
2:00-Capt. Kangaroo
2:30 Saturday Matinee -
4:00 Billy Daniels
5:00 Working Together
6:00--SCN News
6:30-Big Picture
7:00 Joey Bishop
7:30-To Tell The Truth
8:00-Lawrence Welk
8:55-SCN News
9:00 Circle Theater
10:00 Fight of the Week
11:00-Final Edition
11:15 Steve Allen

LWeekday iiitimseesj


S 1E Canal de Panama


VOL. II No. 9 VIERNES, Agosto 16, 1963



El servicio de lanchas para
la isla de Taboga, que por lar-
gos afios venia operando el Ca-
nal de Panama mediante acuer- -
do con el Gobierno de Panama,
sera transferido al Instituto Pa- EN BICICLETA se,anda mis rip
namefio de Turismo junto con Comunales al proporcionar una
--~.a-l---- las lanchas Runner y Swallow. en Anc6n, quien antes tenia que
que son las que lo prestan. 25 hombres que trabajan bajo su
Con salva de cafionazos se dark Los operadores y mariners operarios de maquinarias cortad
inicio mariana, sabado 17 de agos- empleados en este servicio por nes, que ahora tiene una flamant
to, al program conque Nuevo la organizaci6n, serAn traslada- residents de Anc6n, tiene 18 aAi
ArraijAn conmemorarA la fiesta dos a otras lanchas que operan anos con la Divisi6n de Servicios
de la Asunci6n. Estas celebracio. bajo la Capitania del Puerto Es casado y reside en el Parque
n es, conocidas como Fiestas Pa- de Balboa.
tronales de J. D. Arosemena, se El itinerario de salidas y .el Damas del Canal de
prolongarin hasta el domingo 18, valor de los pasajes, asi come Panama se reuniran
cerrAndose con un gran bailey ti- otros detalles relacionados con a mensual de la
pico en el Sal6n Amada. el funcionamiento del servicio La reunion sensual delIa
Ademas de los bailes, dianas y a Taboga seran de exclusive Directiva de las Damas del
paseos de estandartes y pendones incumbencia del Instituto Pa- Canal de Panam d, est afiia-
de los respectivos "abanderados", namefio de Turismo, salvo que da para el lunes 19 de agos-
habra "palo encebado", juegos las lanchas continuaran sujetas to en el sal6n de reunions,
gimnisticos y otras actividades a los reglamentos de operaci6n segundo alto del edificio de
populares. .. vigentes en el Canal de Pana- Administraci6n en Balboa
Las festividades serAn presidi- mr y estarAn sujetas a inspec- Heights. La sesi6n ha queda-
das per Su Graciosa IWajestad la ci6n por parte de las autorida- do fiiada para las 9 de Ia
Reina Vilma la. des portuarias de Balboa. manana.


La'retenci6n del impuesto so-
bre la rental de PanamA de la
remuneraci6n de aquellos em-
pleados de las agendas del Go-
bierno de los Estados Unidos
en la Zona del Canal, que estain
sujetos a tales impuestos, co-
menzara, el mes pr6ximo. El
acuerdo no afecta a los ciuda-
danos de los Estados Unidos
empleados en la Zona del Ca-
nal o a los miembros de laa
Fuerzas Armadas.
De acuerdo con las condicio-
nes de un convenio ejecutivo
hecho por medio de un inter-
eambid de notas entire la Em-
S bajada de los Estados Unidos
y el Ministerio de Relaciones
Exteriores de' Panama, la re-
tenci6n comenzara en el pago
remunerado a partir del prime-
ro de septiembre.
*'*- El convenio estipula la reten-
ei6n de los impuestos de Pana-
_.m&i de acuerdo con la tabla de
impuestos establecida para los
trabajadores en la Repdblica y
prohibe cualquier discrimina--
ci6n en la aplicaci6n del im-
puesto a empleados de la Zo-
na del Canal.
En el convenio no se inter-
pretarA nada como un consen-
timiento por parte de los Esta-
dos-Unidos para la imposici6n
de la retenci6n de cualquier im-
puesto de la Repdbliea de Pa-
nama a los miembros de las
Fuerzas Armadas de los Esta-
dos Unidos, ciudadanos de los
Estados Unidos, incluyendo a
aquellos que tiene double na-
cionalidad, y otras .personas
que no son ciudadanas de la
Repdblica de PanamA y quie-
nes resident dentio de la Zona
del Canal.
Los ,grupos excluidos especi-
ficados en el paragrafo anterior
son los mismos que aquellos
especificados en el Tratado de
Mutuo Entendimiento y Coope-
raci6n de 1955.
Para poner en ejecuci6n el
O* program de retenci6n, funcio-
narios del Canal requerirAn que
los'ciudadanos no estadouniden-
ses que no estAn sujetos al im-
puesto sobre la renta de Pana-
ma, deben probar su elegibili-
dad para tal exenci6n.
Las instrucciones necesarias
de e6mo las personas tendrAn
que proceder eon el objeto de
estableeer tal exenci6n, sefrAn


distribuidas dentro de pocos dos por la ejecucion del plan.
dias,-dijeron los funcionarios. Los funcionarios del Canal
Aquellos que deseen reclamar advirtieron que la retenci6n de
tal exenciSn deberin elperar el los impuestos no elimina la ne-
recibo de tales instrucciones cesidad para aquellos emplea-
antes de proceder. Los funcio- dos sujetos a tales impuestos
narios hicieron notar, sin em- a prestar su declaraci6n de in-
bargo, que para la exenci6n se gresos en la Repfiblica de Pa-
requerira documentaci6n que nama. Tales declaraciones de-
pruebe que los reclamantes no ben ser entregadas y cualquier
son ciudadanos panamenos. diferencia en el pago de im-
So espomIra quo aproximada- puestos, 'deberi ser pagada a
e espera que aproximada- cualquier pago exesivo de im-
mente 10.000 empleados del Ca- puesto, reclamado para devolu-
nal de Panama, serin afecta- ci6n.




El Gobernador de la Zona del
Canal, Robert J. Fleming, Jr.,
cancelarA mafiana sAbado 17 de
agosto, en el Correo de Balboa,
la primera estampilla area de 15
centavos conmemorativa del se-
gundo aniversario de la Alianza
para el Progreso. La ceremonia
tendri verificativo a las 9 de la
mafiana e inmediatamente des-
puds se pondrin a la venta estos
timbres conmemorativos.
La ceremonial official de cance-
laci6n convocarA en el correo,
ademis, al Director de Asuntos
Civiles, B. I. Everson; el Director
de Correos, Earl F. Unrul; el
Ayudante AdmInistrativo, Robert
S. Herr y el Administrador Pos-
tal de Balboa, Arthur T. Cotton.
La biblioteca de la Zona del Ca-
nal, tendrA en exhibici6n tanto los
sellos postales norte-americanos
conmemorativos de la Alianza pa-
ra el Progreso cuanto los sobres
del primer dia.
Los filatelistas que asl Io desea-
ren pueden dirigir sobres a la
Agendcia Filatelica de Balboa
Heights, para obtener de ese mo-
do los sellos de cancelaci6n del
primer dia. Deben incluir el va-
lor de las estampillas.
La estampilla en menci6n ven-
drA en tres colors: gris, verde y
azul. En la parte central del di-
bujo aparece la insignia de la
Alianza para el Progreso sobre
un fondo gris; a la derecha del
timbre se lee "CANAL ZONE,

Nuevas para
2 Funcionarios

El Teniente Coronel D. M. Let-
ninger, que fungia de Ayudante
Military del Gobernador de la Zo-
na del Canal, ejerce, desde el 5
de los corrientes, el cargo de Fun-
cionario Ejecutivo de la Direcci6n
de Ingenleria y Construcci6n, se-
gun anuncio hecho'por el despa-
cho del Gobernador. El Tte. Corl.
Leininger, emperor, continuarI lle-
nando las funciones de Oficial de
Enlace entire la organizaci6n y el
Cuartel General de la USSOUTH.
COM, ademas de sus nuevas atri-
El Jefe de Protocolo, Miguel
Corc6, Jr., asumirA la miyoria de
las obligaciones cotidianas de ayu.
dante personal del Gobernador
antes desempefiadas por el
Tt.-Corl. Leininger, reteniendo,
tambi6n, las correspondlentes a
su cargo como Jefe de Protocolo.
El prop6sito primordial de la
media es el de permitir at Tte.
Corl. Leininger la oportunidad de
realizar trabalo de Ingenlerfa du-
rante su postrer ano doe o rvicle
n elof Istmo, pare quo fenga mi
varlada experience eM sen actit-
dede prof s onIelo. .

pido que a pie. Eso es [o que estA probando la Divisi6n de Servicios
bicicleta a Joclyn E. Byrnes, capataz de mantenimiento de predibs
caminar por el extenso Distrito de ,Anc6n para inspeccionar a los
is 6rdenes, entire los cuales se encuentran jardineros, macheteros,
oras de hierba, etc., los cuales mantienen limpio el distrito. By.-
te bicicleta roja, que se esta cortvirtiendo -en algo familiar para los
ios de estar traba jando con el Canal de Panama, los ultimos ocho
s Comunales. Naci6 en Elizabeth, Jamaica, y vino al Istmo en 1940.
e Lefevre en la ciudad de Panam.


La familiar del capitan James Joe Adams, de la Base
Area de Albrook, puede ufanarse de haber volado por la
carretera interamericana cubriendo en 3 dias el recorrido
desde el Istmo hasta los Estados Unidos.
El capitin es miembro del .A6reo Club Civil de la Zona
del Canal con sede en France Field, y su esposa es maestra
de quinto grado en la escuela primaria de Los Rios; el otro
viajero era su hijo Randy, de 6 arios de edad.
Los Adams se detuvieron en Managua, Nicaragua, si-
guiendo luego a Guatemala y de alli a Acapulco y la ciu-
dad de M6xico.
Durante su permanencia en los Estados Unidos, visi-
taron los Estados de Tejas, Missouri, Illinois, Oklahoma,
Iowa y Michigan sin haber tenido el menor percance en to-
do el viaje, ni siquiera un revent6n de Ilanta ni los tropiezos
usuales en una carretera a6n inconclusa.
Ah!... Sf, se nos olvidaba! Los Adams volaron sobre la
carretera interamericana en un Cessna-170, tanto a la-ida
cuanto a la vuelta. ,



AMii bajo circunstancias ideales, los quehaceres
dom6sticos resultan penosos. Las criaturas, que re-
cortan figures de diaries y revistas, y dejan todo ti-
rado luego en el piso para que la madre, o la em-
pleada, lo recojan. Los mayores, que sin la menor
consideraci6n, echan al suelo los diaries y- las pren-
das de vestir al mudarse de ropa, creando adiciona-
les molestias con su desalino.
Al aire libre usualmente la naturaleza se encar-
ga de hacer la limpieza, pero sus m6todos resultan
lerdos. Papeles echados al viento; desperdicios lan-
zados al borde del camino; botellas y latas vacias
abandonadas despubs de la .merienda campestre; to-
do eso puedd dandole tiempo al tiempo desa-
parecer pero, mientras tanto, constitute un muladar
que puede durar demasiado.
IQue qu6 nos traemos? Pues, sencillamente es-
to: existen muchas areas de recreo y panoramicas
para romerias y paseos en la Zona del Canal, pero
tienen que ser constantemente aseadas despues de
cada-visitante descuidado con los residues o desper-
dicios que dejan tirados por doquier. A mAs de eso,
hay quienes se comportan en forma que podria ser
calificada de vandAlica, destruyendo aquello que ha
sido colocado alli para comodidad general.
Los servicios higienicos son deliberadamen da-
fiados; los sitios de recreo o descanso se cubren de
basura y se ejecutan otros actos anti-higienicos que
obligan a terceras personas a cometer la labor de
limpieza y restablecer las comodidades estropeadas.
La cooperaci6n de todos es requerida para man-
tener el aseo y limpieza en la Zona del Canal y asi
lo pide el Superintendente del Ramo de Manteni-
miento de Predios, senior A. I. (Slim) Bauman, la
persona sobre quien recae la responsabilidad de re-
establecer el orden de limpieza allf donde fue alte-
rado por insensatos o irresponsables.
Existe una ley contra el tirar basura en la Zona
y... pero no creemos que sea necesarlo insistir.

- *;- 1


Lujoso Desfile de Modas

Con la participacl6n de
estudiantes del Segundo Ci-
clo de la Escuela Secunda-
S ,ria de Rainbow City, se lie-
v0 a cabo el viernes pasa-
do un desfile de modas en
el Auditorio de Rainbow Ci-
ty, con el objeto de recau-
dar dinero para los fondos
de la clase. El acto result
muy concurrido.
En el desfile de modas
Ise exhibieron models de
ropa de playa, trajes de via-
Je y ropa para estudiantes

LA Shf ORITA BEVERLY SOBERS model ropa de estudiantes
universitarios, durante el desfile de modas celebrado el viernes
pasado en el Auditorio de Rainbow City. A la izquierda apare-
cen los estudiantes Carlos Clinton y Merle Hinds, mientras que
al fondo esti Rypton Evelyn.

LOS ESTUDIANTES Beverly Cadogan, luciendo un "jumper" y
Enrique Carew, con un sueter con botones y sombrero sport, mo-
delaron tambien modas para estudiantes universitarios. Detris,
a la izquierda, esta Rubin Buckley, con un saco a rayas, estilo
continental y "slacks" en combinaci6n; a su lado esta Hacinta
Brady con traje de camisas a cuadros. Al fondo puede apreciarse
a la seuiorita Lucilda Smith, que luce un "jumper".

t 0 .

IPARA VIAJAR nada mejor que
el bonito vestido que model la
seniorita Andrea Cox, quien lu-
ce un traje de viaje color mos-
taza, con un sombrero verde
estilo neoyorquino; tambiin lle-
va una bolsa floreada que ha-
ce juego con la chaqueta en su
parte interior y un precioso co-
Ilar de perlas. Cecil Kirton, a
la izquierda, desempefia el pa-
pel de mensajero.

Esclusas de
Miraflores .......... 1.932
Esclusas de Gattn ... 317
Las Cruces
(10 viajes) ......... 1.278
Reina Manuplita
(2 viajes) .......... 39
Barco de pasajeros
(3 viajes) .......... 186
GRAN TOTAL: ...... 3.652

i'."n. '.'. A
MODELANDO ROPA DEPORTIVA aparece la sefiorita Regina Stephens, luciendo unos bonito s
"slacks". A la izquierda, esti la sefiorita Marva Rich, sentada, modelando ropa deportiva de pla-
ya. De espaldas estan Diana Niles y Cheryl Ellis, con sombreros de playa, y la ultima con una bol-
sa de playa jamaicana. A la derecha esta la maestra de ceremonies, sefiora Eloise Garnes, maes-
tra de la escuela primaria de Rainbow City.

Nueva Directora

de la Escuela de

Santa Cruz
ANA BENNETT ha sido nom-
brada Directora Interina de la
Escuela. Primaria y Primer Cicio
de Santa Cruz a partir del lunes
pr6ximo, de acuerdo con anun-
cio hecho por la Divisi6n de Es-
cuelas dela Zona del Canal.
La seforita Bennett reemplaza
en el cargo al Sr. Grafton Conlif-
fe, quien tiene un aiio de licencia
para dirigirse a los Estados Uhl-
dos a obtener su Master en Artes.
La nueva director de la Es.
cuela de Santa Cruz obtuvo su

Observan Esta Noche A Las 7:30

El 370. Aniversario De Sociedad

De Misioneras Del Evangelio Unido

La sefiora Callie Erickson,
de la emisora H.O.X.O. sera la
oradora de fondo en las cere-
monias conmemorativas del 37
aniversario de la Sociedad de
Misioneras Femeninas de la
Iglesia del Evangelio Unido.
'PresidirA el acto la Sra. Rhoda
U. Sealey, esposa del Reveren-
*- Luis Sealey. Delegaciones de

otras entidades femeninas de
diversas instituciones religiosas
participarAn en el program,
que tendra verificativo esta no-
che a las -siete y treinta.
La sefiora Pearl Estwicke,
president de la organizaci6a.
abrira el acto en el que estari
present el pastor de la Igle-
sia, Reverendo W. H. Steward.

profesorado en la Universidad de
Panama, mientras que en la Uni-
versidad de Michigan recibi6 su
Master en lengua y literature in-
glesa; ademas, ha cursado asigna-
turas especiales en la Universi-
dad de Exeter en Inglaterra. Su
servicio con las Escuelas Latino-

americanas de la Zona del Canal
data desde hace 10 alos, seis de
ellos en escuelas primaries y tres
en secundaria, con un aoia coma
director interina en la Escuela
Primaria de Pedro Miguel.
Ella ha trabaiado tambiin en
las escuelas de La Boca, Silver
City. Escuela Profesional, Primer
Ciclo de Bocas del Toro, Escuela
Secundarla de Chitr6, Primer Cl-
alo de La Chorrera, Rainbow City
y Paraiso.

es modelada por la seiorita
Cristina Bowen, que luce tam-
biun un sombrero de playa en
el concurrido desfile de modas
de los estudiantes del Segundo
Ciclo de la Escuela Secunda-
ria de Rainbow City.



RECUERDE siempre 6sto: no le coniviene correr riesgos con
la electricidad. Cualquier descuido en las practices de seguridad
no solamente le pondra en peligro, sino que harA que otros corran
riesgos. He aqui unas cuantas recomendaciones importantes de
seguridad. Cons6rvelas en su mente.
1- Haga un habito el tratar como vivos todos los circuitos, aun-
que used sepa que estan muertos.
2-.Use las herramientas y equipo de protecci6n adecuados, tales
como alicates con mangos de material aislante, guantes de
goma, papacetes de material -aislador, etcetera.
3- Antes de comenzar a trabajar en motors o circuitos desco-
necte la corriente y fije al interrupter la palanca del mismo,
mediante un candado, para evitar que alguien cierre el cir-
cuito mientras usted estd trabajando.
4- Nunca cierre un circuit sin antes asegurarse de que no hay
nadie trabajando en el mismo.
5- Nunca use un fusible mAs fuerte que la capacidad del circui-
to, ni sustituya un fusible por una conexi6n direct o puente.
6- Siempre que usted terminal una nueva instalaci6n o trabajo
de reparaci6n, hAgase la siguiente pregunta: "%He hecho el
trabajo seguro para otros?",
7- Aprenda a administrar la respiraci6n artificial. Puede per-
mitirle salvar una vida. -

Agosto 16 do 1963

Pigina DOS


Pigina yIt

Agosto 16 de 1963 SPILLWAY



Los mundialmente famosos canasteros de las Estrellas
de Harlem (Harlem Stars) se presentarin en varias ciuda-
des del interior de Panama y lambian en la capital, desde
esta semana.
Las Estrellas, procedentes de San Salvador, se pre-
sentaban ayer y esta noche en la ciudad de David. El do-
mingo ,17 tienen sehialada una presentaci6n en Santi-ago de
Veraguas y al dia siguiente en Chitr6.
En el Gimnasio Nacional- de la ciudad de Panama estin
programadas las Estrellas para los dias 19 y 20 de este mes.



El dominge se eelebrara en
el tinglado de la Arena de Co-
16n, um program de boxeo afik
eionade, organizado por la Li-
ga -Distritorial de Boxeo de Co-
16n, a beneficio de la Federa-
ci6n Nacional de este deported
En el program intervendrAin
pugilistas destacados de Col6n,
presentAndose dos combates de
desquite, uno entire Jos6 Garcia
y Victor Hoyt,, y el otro de Pe-
dro Borbfta y Pedro Murillo.
La cartilla complete del do-
minge es la siguiente:

Alfonso Hurtado vs. '.
Rail Silgado
112 lbs.
Ernesto Ramos vs.
Rogelio Camargo
105 lbs.
Johnny Powllett vs.
Carlos Harris
112 lbs.
Jose Garcia vs.

119 lbs.

Victor I

Pedro Murillo vs.
Pedro Bor
126 lbs.

Peligros en la Obscuridad
I ___________ _________________________________________

Guia de la Zona del Canal

SANDRA E. RILEY (n6e Wallace) ingres6 al
Servicio de Guias de la Zona del Canal el 25 de
junio de 1962. Nacida en Col6n, Rep6blica de
Panams la senora de Riley hizo sus studios
en las escuelas de la Zona del Canal y en South-
west Miami (Florida). Recientemente contrajo
matrimonio can el senior John Garrett Riley,
guard de Adtana en Balboa. Los esposos Riley
resident en Diablo Heights. La sefiora de Riley
atiende actualmente a los visitantes que acuden
al edificio administrative de Balboa Heights en
busca de alguna informaci6n. Sus ratios de ocio
los dedica a cuestiones de arte, literature o m6-O

Para cualquier informaci6n relacionada .'
con excursions por.el Canal de Panama so
puede Ilamar al Servicio de Guias de la Zo- N 4
na del Canal, tel6fono 2-1660, Panama.

Sensacional Batalla Dara Guerrero

A Laguna En El Estadio El Dia 25

Para el domingo 25 de este mes que d6 concertada la, pelea a diez asaltos e'ntre
el primer peso pluma del mundo, Ismael La guna, y el mexicano Lalo Guerrero, clasifi-
b6a cado en el noveno lugar de la division por la Asociaci6n Mundial de Boxeo. ,
Guerrero que\estaba firmado para enfrentarse en esa fecha al campe6n colom-
biano Antonio NMochila" Herrera, fue subs tituido por Ismael Laguna. MAs tarde .se
anunci6 que Herrerahabia enfermado y no podria pelear con Laguna, per lo que el
empresario Jorge A. Panay tuvo que viajar a Mexico la seniana pasada para conseguir
la firma de Guerrero para el combat con Laguna.
Se espera que Laguna se enfrente el 15 de septiembre a Herrera en el Estadio
Olimpico de Panami, que sera scenario tambien del combat del dia 25 de este mes.

Dale, Que Ganamos!
Al ser preguntado scbre el
secrete de su 6xiteo que lo hi-
zo llevar a los Yatnees a varies
campeonatos de la Liga Ame-
ricana y de la. Serie Mundial,
el entonces director de los cam-
leones mundiales. Casey Sten-
gel guifi6 un ojo a la audien-
"La habilidad para dirigir,"
dijo Stengel, "es et arte
cibir cr6dito per 'odos los jeon
rones que cualquier otro conee-

Pospuest0 el

Tomneo de Judo
El SHIAI (torneo de judo)
que estaba sefialado para
efectuarse el domingo 18 de
los corrientes en el gimna-
sio del Y.M.C.A. de Balboa,
entire luchadores de Col6n,
PanamA y la Zona del Ca-
nal, ha sido pospuesto para
fecha a6n no determinada.
El interesante program
que tanto entusiasmo habia
despertado probablemente
sea celebrado mAs adelante,
seg6n declararan los promo-
tores del event.

No Quiere.-Diluirse En

Laguna "Sugar" Ramos

No podri celebrarse per el
memento el proyectado comba-
te per el titulo mundial de pe-
so pluma en Panami, entire el
titular Ultiminio "Sugar" Ra-
mes, de Cuba, y el panameno
Ismael Laguna.
Ramos deseaba enfrentarse a
Laguna en el mes de septiem-
bre, pero el empresario Jorge
A. Panay, que estuvo en M6xi-
co la semana pasada, arreglan-
do la pelea, sugiri6 que fuese
en el mes de enero.
Sin embargo, el apoderado de
Ramos, Cuco Conde, manifes-
t6 que seria impossible per aho-
ra realizar el combat, ya que
Ramos tiene compromise para
medirse el 15 de octubre en To-
kio con el japon6s Mitsunori
Seki per el titulo, y en noviem-
bre peleari posiblemente con el
gales Howard Winstone en Lon-
dres. Tambien tiene Ramos pro-
yectada una pelea per el titu-
lo ligero con el campe6n Car-
los Ortiz en Los Angeles, para
el mes de enero.
Despu6s de estos compromi-

sos podria arreglarse el conr-
bate de Ramos-Laguna para el
mes de febrero, en caso de que
el cubano pierda su pelea con
Ortiz, pues en ese caso conser-
varia su titulo pluma. Si gana.
el combat, tendria que aban-
donar la corona de las 126 li-

Asociaci6n Medica
Sesiona el Martes
-La 681 reuni6n de la Aso-
ciaci6n M6dica Istmefia de
la Zona del Canal ha quel
dado acordada para el mar-
tes entrant a las site de
la noche en el hospital de
Coco Solo.
Durante la sesi6n el doc-
tor Robert Price leera un
trabajo cientifico sobre [a
lepra. El doctor Price es
miembro del cuerpo medi-
co del hospital de Coco So-

Destacado Judoka Ofrecera

Charla En El Gimnasio Del

Liceo De Senoritas Hoy 16

El professor japon6s de ju-
do, Masao Ichinoe, Pfesiden-
te de la Jokosuda Judo As-
sociation del Jap6n, se en-
cuentra en el Istmo desde el
martes filtimo, invitado por
el dlub de Jude de Pana-
mA para dictar instruccie-
nes te6rico-prActicas a los

judokas de Panama.
Ichinoe ofrecerA hoy a
las seis de ]a tarde una cli-
nica en el Gimnasio del Li-
ceo de Sefioritas en la ciu-
dad de PanamA, para la es-
cuela de educaci6n fisica -de
la Universidad de PanamA.
Ichinoe tiene el grado de

89 Dan del Judokan japo-
n6s (cinto'rojo), solamente
dos grades menos para ob-
tener el grado de la perfec-
A su Ilegada al Istmo tue
recibide per judokas de Pa-
nama y de la Zona del Ca-





en el Gimnasio Nacional el 18
El campe6n peso pluma del Istmo, Beresford Francis,
tender un dificil compromise el domingo per la noche en el
tinglado del Gimnasio Nacional, cuando se mida en comba-
te a 10 asaltos, con el peso pluma norteamericano Jimmy
Pettaway, de Toledo, Ohio.
Francis acaba de ser clasificado come sexto peso pluma
del mundo on las clasificaciones que public la revista nor-
teamericana Police Gazette.
Pettaway, que es entrenade per el ex-eampe6n mundial
del peso plume, Willie Pep, ha ganado 17 pelees en 18 com-
bates professionals.

Agosto 16 de 1963

Accitllres ripicos que
Curreri en La Ob,;,-uridad:


Aaosto 16 de 1963


'Pigina CUATR

-- -- IN - -Am lm moiA I


11:30 Documental
12:00 Show del Mediodia
1:30 Cine en su Casa
3:00 Teleteatro
4:30 Carnaval do
5:30 La Nueva
6:30 jitazo Royal
7:00 El Buen Pastor
8:00 Ciudad Demnuda
9:00 Un Paso al Md61
9:30 Rodeo
10:30 Teleteatro

12:00 Carnval de
12:30 Noticias
12:45 Cine Serle Semanal
1:30 Papa lo Sabe Todo
2:00 Avances -
2:15 Reportajes Mundlales
3:00 Teleteatro
4:30 Carnaval de Cartones
5:90 Mundo de la Mujer
5:45 Fiesta do Estrellitas
6:00 Dick Tracy
6:30 Noticlas
7:00 Superman
7:30 Supers6nicos
8:00 Ajedrez Fatal
9:00 Foro de Opini6n
10:00 Notlicias
10:15 Teleteatro

12:00 Carnaval do
12:30 Noticias
12:45 Cine Serie Semanal
1:30 Papc lo Sabe Todo
2:00 Avances
2:15 Reportaies Mundiales
3:00 Teleteatro
4:30 Carnaval de Cartones
5:00 Mundo de la Muajer
5:45 Fiesta de Estrellitas
6:00 Popeye
6:30 Noticias
7:00 Roy Rodgers
7:30 Biografla
8:00 Fred Astaire
9:00 Imperio del Oeste
10:00 Noticias
10:15 Teleteatro

12:00 Carnaval de
12:30 Noticlas
12:45 Cine Serle Semanal
1:30 Pap& lo Sabe Todo
2:00 Avances
2:15 Reportajes Mundiales
3:00 Teleteatro
4:30 Carnaval de
5:00 Mundo de la Mujer
5:45 Fiesta de Estrellitas
6:00 Dibulos Animados
6:30 Noticias
7:00 Bugqs Bunny
7:30 Blanquita Amaro
8:00 Surf Side 6
9:00 Robert Taylor
9:30 Nick Charlesw
10:00 Noticias
10:15 Teleteatro

12:00 Carnaval de
12:30 Noticlax
12:45 Cine Serle Semanal
1:30 Pap& Il Sabe Todo
2:00 Avances
2:15 Reportafes Mundiales
3:00 Teleteatro
4:30 Carnaval de
5:00 Mundo doe a Muler
5:45 Fiesta de Estrellitas
6:00 -Popeye
6:30 Notlclas
7:00 Extra o Mundo del
7:30 Show Internacional
4:30 La Hora Once
9:30 Peter Gunn
10:00 Nolicias
10:15 Teleteatro

Carnaval de
Cine Serie Somanal
Papl Io Sabe Todo
Reporlales Mundiales
Carnaval de
Mundo, do la Muler
Fiesta d Estrellitas
El Ceqato Maqoo
Hombre del Rifle
Boris Karloff
El Fabricante de No-
Sola de Proyecclen

Carnival de
Clue Serie Semanal
Reportajes Mundiales
Sarao de Teved6s
Mundo de la Muier
Fiesta de Estrellitas
Ben Casey
Sam Benedict



10:00 Todo pot la Patria
10:30 Inspector Leclere
11:00 Salvese Quien Pueda
11:30 Hasaias del Espa.
12:00 La Comedia Silente
12:30 Cita Informal
1:30 Novela Semanal
3:30 Pelicula
5:30 Alegrias Iniantiles
6:00 Furia
8:30 Coro Uno
7:00 Bonanza
8:00 Solo los Vallentes
9:00 Encrucijada
10:00 Pelicula
11:30 Alegrias Innstilles
12:15 Los Bucaneros
12:45 Notacas
1:00 Carrousel HiplcQ
1:10 Novela Semanal
1:45 suenas Tardes
4:00 Documental
4:30 La Cocina en T.V.
5:00 Tres Caras de Mujor
5:30 Titeres Commas
6:;00 El Hombre en el
6:30 Ley del Rev61ver.
7:00 Notictas
7:30 Bin Tin Tin
8:00 Kraft Musical
8:30 La Actriz
9:00 El Caminante
9:30 Ruta 68
10:30 Noticias

11:30 Alegrnas InIantiles
12:15 Randall El
12:45 lioticlas
1:00 Carrousel Hipico
1:1 Novela Semanal
1:45 Buenasf Tardes
4:00 Documental
4:30 Cocina en T.V.
5:00 Tres Caras de Muler
5:30 Titeres y Comicas
6:00 El Hombre en el
6:30 Yogi Bear
.7:00 Noticias /
7:30 Estudio Pepsi
8:00 La Hora Continental
8:30 La Actriz
9:00 El Caminante
9:30 Los Defensores
10:00 Programa Especial
10:30 Noticias
11:30 Alegrias iniantiles
12:15 Diaso do a Bordo
12:45 Noticias
1:00 Carrousel Hiplco
1:10 Novela Semanal
1:45 Buenas Tardes
4:00 Documental
4:30 Cocina en T.V.
5:00 Tres Caras de Muler
5:30 Titeres y C6micas
6:00 'El Hombre eon el
6:30 Ivanhoe
7:00 Noticias
7:30 Sir Franqis Drake
8:00 C6micos 7 Cancdo-
8:30 La Actriz
9:00 'El Caminante
9:30 Dr. Kildare
10:30 Notlciaa

11:30 Alegrias infantile
12:15 Rev6lver a la
12:45 Nodclas
1:00 Carrousel Hipico
1:10 Novela Semanal
1:45 Buenas Tardes
4:00 Documental
4:30 Cocina en T.V.
5:00 Tres. Caras de MuJol
5:30 Titeres y Comicas
6:00 El Hombre en el
6:30 Lassie
7:00 Noticias
7:30 El Hombre Invisible
1:00 La o r a Orange
8:30 La Actris
9:00 El Caminante
9:30 Dick Powell Show
10:30 Nottcian
11:30 Alegrlas nifantiles
12:15 La Legl6n
12:45 Noticias
1:00 Carrousel Hipico
1:10 Novela Semanal
1:45 Buenas Tardes
, 4:00 Documental
4:30 Cocina en T.V.
5:00 Tres Caras de Mueor
5:30 Titeres y Comicas
8:00 El Hombre en el
6:30 Annie Oakley
7:00 Nolickas
7:30 Bat Masterson
8:00 Las Estrellas y Ud.
8:30 La Actris
S:00 El Caminante
9:30 La Era Siniestra
10:30 Boxeo
11:30 Noticias
11:30 Alegrlas Infantlles
12:15 Llanoro Solitarlo
12:45 Noticias
1:00 Carrousel Hipico
1:10 Ml CarretiUla Yo
1:30 Yo Quiero a Lucy
2:00 Tres Carus de Mu)er
4i00 Documental
4:30 Cocina en T.V.
4:00 Club Infantil Televito
5:30 Titeres y C6micas
6:00 El Hombre en el
6:30 Investigador .Sub-
7:00 Noticias
7:30 Laramie
8:30 Perry Mason
9:30 Suspense
10:00 Noticlas
10:15 Pelicula



GUILLERMO RANGEL, a quien todos conocen por el apodo de
"Sambo", es un aparejador del Muelle 18 en Balboa, que tiene
20 arios al servicio del Canal de Panama. Durante este tiempo
ha trabaiado en el desembarcadero de Pedro Miguel, en la Di-
^ ., vision de Dragas, en la lancha turistica Las Cruces y en el Co-
: misariato de Silver City, en el sector Atlhntico.

AD'-LAIDE V. PALACHE, jefe de la secci6n de
mercancias del Centro de Servicios Comunales
de Coco Solo, completara 28 afios de servicio con
la organizaci6n del Canal de PanamA este afio.
Hija de un obrero de los dias de la construcci6n,
ella-naci6 en el pueblo de la Zona del Canal,
Las Cascadas, que ya no existe. Su padre vino
procedente de Antigua, enel Caribe, y fue em-
pleado como carpintero en la construcci6n del
Canal de Panama. Su carrera con el Canal de
Panama, se inici6 en el Comisariato. de Gatin,
doride era vendedora. En 1958 fue trasladada al
Centro de Servicios Comunales deCoco Solo don-
de es ahora jefe de secci6n. Su residencia es en

William Badders
En la secci6n inglesa, bajo
el encabezado "PEOPLE IN
THE SPOTLIGHT", aparecen
sor de Buceo del Canal de Pa-
nama, quien ahora se jubilarA.
Fue 61 quien estableci6 el pro-
grama de entrenamiento en la
Escuela de Bucear de Gat6n,
entire otras cosas. En la foto
esta tambi6n su sucesor, Bur-
ton Powell, (der.) quien Ileg6 al
Istmo hace cuatro meses, pro-
cedente de Washington, D.C.,
donde ensefi6 a bucear en la
Armada de los Estados Unidos,
en la Unidad de Buceo Expe-


Publcacl6n oliclal del Canal do
Panama, impresa semanalmente en
los talleres do "La Estrella de Pa-
nama' en la cludad do Panama,
Repiblica de Panamd. Se autori-
za la reproduccion ya fuere verbal
o escrlta, do cualquier cr6nica o
noticia aqut aparecida, sin pecesi-
dad do solicitud expresa.
Robert I. Fleming, Jr.
David S. Parker
Jefe do la Oficina de Informaci6n
Frank A. Baldwin
La informaci6n que so deseare
publicar en el SPILLWAY debe soe
recibida en la oficina del Tefe de
Prensa a m&s tardar el martes en
la tarde para la pr6xima edici6n.
Informaci6n de car6cter urgente po-
dria ser entregada el miercoles y
hasta el jueves antes del mediodia.
Dirigir la correspondencia a PA-
Balboa Heights, Zona del Canal.

mera mujer gerente de alma-
c6n del Canal de Panama, ha
estado al frente del Centro de
Servicios Comunales de Coco
Solo desde 1958. De ascenden-
cia austriaca, naci6 en la ciu-
dad de Panama, e hizo sus es-

ro en el Almac6n de Coco Solo,
comenz6 a trabajar con la or-
ganizaci6n del Canal de Pana-
mA hace 35- afos, como mensa-
jero en la.oficiha del Gerente
General de la Divisi6n de Abas-
tos. En 1939 fue trasladado co-.
mo oficinista a la plant de to-.
rrefacci6n de caf6 del- Canal de-
Panama. El fue cajero substi-
tuto en los almacenes del sec-
tor Atlantico del Istmo y en
1962 fue supervisor en el Alma-
c6n de Coco Solo. Seis meses
mas tarde se convirti6 en ca,
jero, posici6n que tiene ahora.
Es casado y reside en Rainbow

studios tanto en la Zona del Ca-
nal cuanto en la Rep0blica. Su
padre, Aaron Metzner trabaja.
ba, 'antes de ella nacer, con Il
Compania Frutera y ahora tie-
ne una finca en Boquete. Antes
de su cargo actual la sefiora
Kaplan trabaj6 en la secci6n
IBM de la Contraloria en Bab
boa Heights. Su esposo trabaja
en la Divisi6n de Transportes.




15 al 30-Instituto Panamefio de Arte ofrece una exposici6n de
cuadros de ALFREDO SINCLAIR B. en la Galeria del
Magisterio Panameio Unido en Urbanizaci6n Obarrio.
16 Fiesta de San Roque en Las Minas, Oli y Tonosi.
17 -El Club 20-30 de Col6n present a las Debutantes de
Col6n y de la Zona del Canal en el Club de Extranjeros.
19 -Apertura de la Exposici6n de Grafo-Poemas de los a-.
tistas Carlos HernAndez y Luis Arteaga en la Asociaci6n
Panamefio-Norteamericana. Avenida Perti, a las 5:30
20 La Orquesta Nacional, bajo la direcci6n del Maestro
Herbert De Castro, acompafiara a Daniel Ericourt en
el Concierto A, de Schumann. Teatro Bella Vista bajo
los auspicios de la Direcci6n Nacional de Cultura.
21-22-23 Pieza teatral "LA ESPOSA CONSTANTE", de So-
merset Maugham, montada por el Teatro Universitario
bajo los auspicios del Instituto Panamefio de Arte.
Butaca: $2.00. Para reservaciones discar (Panama)
3-81-12. Estreno mi6rcoles 21 a las 8:30 de la noche en
la Sala Teatro 44. Panama.
25 -Aniversario de la independencia del Uruguay (1825).
25 Fiesta de San Luis en Ponuga.
30 Fiesta de Santa Rosa de Lima en Ocfi, San Carlos y
7 -Aniversario de la-independencia del Brasil (1822).
15 -Aniversario de la independencia de Costa Rica, El Sal
vador, Guatemala, Honduras y Nicaragua (1821).
16 --Agiyerjario de la independence de M6xico,

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