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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: March 15, 1968
Frequency: biweekly[jan. 6, 1984-1999]
weekly[ former -dec. 23, 1983]
biweekly
regular
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Subjects / Keywords: Periodicals -- Canal Zone   ( lcsh )
Periodicals -- Panama Canal (Panama)   ( lcsh )
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 Notes
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: VID00656
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
 Related Items
Preceded by: Spillway
Succeeded by: Faro (Balboa, Panama)

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THE PANAMA CANAL Giftofth ^nz dIMuseum






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Vol. VI, No. 39 More Than 50 Years of Service to World Commerce Friday, March 15, 1968


Schools Earn


Ilth Safety


Certificate
"Everyone in the Canal Zone Divi-
sion of Schools is doing an excep-
tionally fine job in the safety program.
The time, care, and attention given
the safety program is evidenced in
the Canal Zone Division of Schools'
record in receiving the National
Safety Council Certificate of Achieve-
ment for the 11th year," said Lt. Gov.
H. R. Parfitt as he presented the cer-
tificate to F. A. Castles, Superinten-
dent of the Canal Zone Division of
Schools, in a brief ceremony held in
the Lieutenant Governor's office.
Present were B. I. Everson, Direc-
tor of the Civil Affairs Bureau, and
the top officials in the Division of
Schools.
The National Safety Council Cer-
tificate of Achievement was awarded
to the Canal Zone Division of Schools
testifying to the participation of 90
percent or more of the Canal Zone
schools in the National School Safety
program. With this honor, the Canal
Zone Division of Schools is inscribed
on the National Safety Council School
Safety Honor Roll for the llth year,
covering the school year 1966-67.
The Canal Zone Latin American
and U.S. schools participated in the
safety program, each individual
school qualifying on its own merit.
The schools now are qualifying for
the Honor Roll for the 12th year.

AT LOCKS

Thumbs Down

On Bare Feet
The Panama Canal Locks Division
is taking a dim view of visitors who
go into the locks areas without their
shoes.
In fact, Truman H. Hoenke, Chief
of the Locks Division, has ruled that
visitors arriving at the entrance to the
locks areas in their bare feet will be
denied entrance. And, if they are
already inside, they will be asked
to leave.
Presumably those in the latter class
are not beyond fooling the guard at
the gate by wearing their shoes until
they are safely inside.
It is not that the Locks Division
officials object to bare feet. Every
man (or woman) to his (or her) own
taste, they reason. It's just that the
locks visitor areas are adjacent to
industrial activities where there is
danger from metal particles, glass, or
other sharp items.
The ruling has been issued to
prevent injury.


Cristobal Little

Theatre To Stage

"Virginia Woolf"
"Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf,"
by Edward Albee, has been chosen
by the Cristobal Little Theatre for
its next production. Opening night
is April 18 and the play will be given
4 nights, through April 21.
Doug Maduro will appear as
George. Donnie Pierpoint will por-
tray Martha. Tom Sherman is cast as
Nick, and Lydia Santiago has the
role of Honey.
Edward Campbell is the director.
Tickets are $1.50 and a special
price of $1 is offered enlisted
personnel.


Last Week's Visitors


S, III ,i..res Locks____-
it-, iii. Locks-------
CIo I \lIairs Museum__
_* "',il-ii Gardens _____
Lu Crrices, Grayling,
Aiiijansi, 19 partial
Ir rin its__ ----
l'* .p tr sits:
O(rcades _______
Grand total


4,851
1,036
125
826


1,174

1,400
9,412


Pet Show


March 23


At Stadium


hi- LO0th annual SPCA Pet Show
.will be held at Balboa Stadium
.S:iturr:ivy, March 23, at 5:30 p.m.
A special category is planned for
mixed breeds, and there will be
The National Safety Council Certificate of Achievement awarded the Canal trophies, rd and here il e.
Zone Division of Schools is presented by Lt. Gov. H. R. Parfitt, left, to trophies, ribbons, and special przes.
F. A. Castles, center, Superintendent of the Canal Zone Division of Schools. Refreshments will be served.
At right is B. I. Everson, Director of the Civil Affairs Bureau. Further information about the
show may be obtained by telephoning
FACILITIES HERE CITED Mrs. C. M. Holcomb, Balboa 3396.
Information concerning entries may
be telephoned to Balboa 3025, 3396,
or 1791; Gamboa 352 and Curundu
President Lyndon B. Johnson has of the everyday materials that pro- 2257, 7278, and 4250.
issued a proclamation designating the duce serious illness and sometimes Applications may be picked up at
week beginning March 17 as National death when taken internally. the following locations: Curund
I Elementary School; JWB, La Boca
Poison Prevention Week. The Governor urged everyone to Road, Balboa; Army Community
In calling attention to the procla- familiarize himself with useful and Service Center and Post Exchange,
motion, Cov. W. P. Leber noted that easily obtained antidotes, some of Fort Clayton; SPCA office, Corozal;
this is an area where tragedy can which are printed on the containers Small Animal Clinic, Corozal; St.
strike a family swiftly if some thought of potentially dangerous items. If an Mary's School; Fort Clayton Ele-
and planning are not given to emergency occurs, call the poison mentary School; cashier, Albrook Offi-
prevention. center, 2-2600, without delay. The cers Club; Transportes Baxter, Pan-
Governor Leber reminded Canal number is listed on page 1 of the ama and Curundu; Youth Activities
Zone residents that household sub- Canal Zone telephone directory, the Center, Building 711, Howard AFB;
stances which are harmful when con- Governor pointed out. Balboa Bowling Alley; Curundu
sued should be labeled clearly and The Poison Information Center, Clubhouse; Gamboa Golf Club; Bal-
stored well out of sight and reach located at the pediatric ward of Gor- boa Police Station; Post Exchange,
of children. Insect repellents, clean- gas Hospital, was established in Albrook; Gatun Theatre desk, and
ing agents, and cosmetics are a few March 1959 to fulfill the need for Legal Office, Navy Headquarters,
one center in the area where all ques- Fort Amador, between 7:30 a.m. and
Fashions Feature tions concerning poisons could be 4 p.m.
Fashionanswere .
TEEN DANCE TONIGHT
Of College Clb Sinc that time, 1,200 calls haveNCE TONIGHT
lege U been made to the center. The Meeting of the Minds Combo
will be introduced to the dancing
Meeting March 23 The center is a member of the crowd at the Balboa Teen Club
National Clearinghouse for Poison tonight, playing from 7:30 to 11:30
Fashions will be featured at the Control Centers, an ann of the U.S. p.m. Dress will be sportswear. Mem-
next Canal Zone College Club meet- Public Iealth Service, from which bers are admitted free. Non-members
ing in the Two Oceans Room of (Continued on p. 3) pay a nominal fee.


the Tivoli Guest House, Saturday,
March 23, at 9:30 a.m. when Betty
Slaughter, fashion commentator, will
show fashions from the Panama
Canal Supply Division. Club mem-
bers will model.
Coffee will be served and reserva-
tions for the coffee and fashion show
may be made through March 20 by
telephoning: Mrs. L. A. Ferguson,
Balboa 2660; Mrs. D. J. Paolucci,
Balboa 2924; or Mrs. R. G. Matheney,
Balboa 3646.
Mrs. Ferguson is chairman for the
fashion show. Other committee mem-
bers are Mrs. Matheney, Mrs. John
C. Fawcett, and Mrs. Wayne Foscue.


Easter Concert
The Crusaders Melodaires, a choral
group consisting of residents of Ciu-
dad Radial, a suburban area of Pan-
ama City, will present a concert of
Easter music at the Santa Cruz
Theater Sunday, April 14, at 3 p.m.
A highlight of the concert will be
the performance of John W. Peter-
son's composition "No Greater Love,"
directed by Professor Mario Robin-
son. Another special attraction will
be a recitation by Sonja Thomas,
well-known British Honduran.


Inspection


Of Housing


Under Way
Cooperation of occupants is re-
quested in inspection of Canal Zone
housing units under way on both
sides of the Isthmus. Purpose of the
inspection is to establish cost esti-
mates on any major repairs needed in
the future.
This is part of a long-range pro-
gram launched in March 1964 and
the objective of the program, to be
carried out over a period of several
years, is to get major repairs done at
least possible cost to those who pay
rent. It does not replace regular
housing maintenance, which is being
continued as usual.
Thomas W. Grimison, of the Spe-
cifications and Estimates Branch of
the Engineering Division, Engineer-
ing and Construction Bureau, is
assigned to the program, which is
sponsored by the Community Serv-
ices Division of the Supply and
Community Service Bureau.
Maintenance inspections are to be
made at least once each 3 years on
all 6,000 Panama iCanal organization
housing units.



For Outpatient

Care at Gorgas..
An all-appointment system is
now in effect for the Outpatient
Clinic at Gorgas Hospital.
Patient cooperation will both
reduce waiting time and make it
possible to get the fullest benefits
in use of hospital personnel and
facilities.
For appointments, call 2-6454
or 2-6369.
If something comes up that
will make it impossible for you
to keep an appointment:
Call (either of the above num-
bers) and let the Clinic Clerk
know. Your failure to cancel an
appointment, so that it may be
used by another patient, might
deprive someone else of early
medical care.


Joseph Lockman, Panama manager, Mutual of Omaha; Lt. Gen. James Doolittle, USAF (ret.), member of the Board
of Directors, Mutual of Omaha; William Sullivan, chief, Employees Services Branch, Personnel Bureau; and Julian
Hearn, Dredging Division chief (left to right), return from a fishing trip. During their 4-day visit to the Isthmus,
General Doolittle and other board members of Mutual of Omaha visited Panama Canal facilities.


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THE PANAMA CANAL SPILLWAY


March 15, 1968


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Cec Cove, director of the Sweet Adelines, presents tickets for the Mostly Barbershop Minstrel Show to Capt. Axton
T. Jones, Transportation and Terminals Bureau Director. The highly entertaining minStrel show by the Discords,
the Atlantic side barbershop group, will be presented at the Cristobal High School Auditorium. March 23, at 8
p.m., with part of the proceeds going to the Student Association. From left, Rolando Linares, publicity chairman;
Bud Huldtquist, chairman of the minstrel show; Mrs. Gove; Captain Jones; Ruth Ann Parker, member of the
Sweet Adelines; and Tom Burbine, chairman of the "Olio" part of the show.


Week Beginning Saturday,
March 16, 1968

BALBOA (Air Conditioned)
Sat.-Sun., 2:30, 6:15, 8:30 p.m.-Mon.-
Tues.-Wed., 7:30 p.m.-You Only Live
Twice (AY)
Thurs., 7:30 p.m.-Fri., 6:30, 8:25 p.m.-
Hour Of The Gun (A and Y-mature)

DIABLO HEIGHTS
Sat.-The King's Pirate (ADULT)
Sunday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-107
mins.)-Loving You (AY)
Sun.-Mon.-The Dirty Dozen (ADULT)
Tues.-Three Little Words (AYC)
Wed.-Thunder Of Drums (ADULT)
Thurs.-The Greatest Story Ever Told
(AYC)
Fri.-Bikini Beach (AY)
Friday Owl Show, 10:00 p.m.-Ghost of
Frankenstein (AY)

GAMBOA*
Sat., 8:15 p.m.-Valley Of Mystery (AY)
Sun.-Rough Night In Jericho (ADULT)
Tues.-The Greatest Story Ever Told
(AYC)
Wed.-The Dirty Dozen (ADULT)
Fri.-Three Little Words (AYC)

COCO SOLO (Air Conditioned)*
Sat.-Double Man (ADULT)
Sun., 2:00, 7:00 p.m.-Mon., 7:00 p.m.-
Triple Cross (ADULT)
Tues.-Wives And Lovers (ADULT)
Wed.-Thurs.-The Happening (ADULT)
Fri.-Gidget Goes Hawaiian (AY)

MARGARITA"
Sat.-Fathom (AY)
Sunday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-107
mins.)-The Family Jewels (AYC)
Sun.-Mon.-Barefoot In The Park
(ADULT)
Tues.-What Did You Do In The War,
Daddy? (ADULT)
Wed.-Seven Guns For The MacGregors
(AY)
Thurs.-Strait Jacket (ADULT)
Fri.-Valley Of Mystery (AY)
Friday Owl Show, 10:00 p.m.-A View
From The Bridge (ADULT)

GATUN *
Sat.-Flipper And The Pirates (AYC)
Sunday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-88
mins.)-Black Spurs (AY)
Sun.-The Taming Of The Shrew
(ADULT)
Tues.-The King's Pirate (ADULT)
Thurs.-What Did You Do In The War,
Daddy? (ADULT)
Fri.-Seven Guns For The MacGregors
(AY)




Special Matinees

-All Films AYC or as Listed ***-

Saturday, March 16, 1968

BALBOA
10:00 a.m.
Horizons West-Robert Ryan, Julie Adams:
Exciting outdoor drama depicting the
attempt to establish a cattle and land
empire. (SIT.) (R.) (Color.) AY.
T-89 mins.

COCO SOLO (Air Conditioned)
2:00 p.m.
Three Sailors And A Girl-The hilarious
story is set in New York's exciting Times
Square District, with the girl, Jane
Powell and Gordon MacRae, trying to
get the three sailors to invest in a
Broadway show. (R.) (Technicolor.)
T-102 mins.

DIABLO HEIGHTS
2:00 p.m.
Love And Kisses-Rick Nelson, Jack Kelly:
A young high school graduate, about to


go to college, takes a bride while his
older sister is making plans for her wed-
ding. Complications arouse the entire
household. (R.) (Color.) AY.
T-94 mins.

GAMBOA
6:15 p.m.
Son Of Ali Baba-Tony Curtis, Piper
Laurie: Here is delightful combination
of romance, action, and suspense. (SIT.)
(R.) (Technicolor.) T-82 mins.

MARGARITA
2:00 p.m.
Fall Of The Roman Empire-Sophia Loren,
Stephen Boyd: Spectacular epic of Rome
in A.D. 108 under the reign of MarcuS
Aurelius. (R.) (Color.) AY. T-187 mins.

GATUN
2:00 p.m.
The Glass Slipper-Leslie Caron, Michael
Wilding: MGM's imaginative color
romance, with songs and dances, based
on the Cinderella legend. (R.)
T-101 mins.

All night shows begin at 7:00 p.m.
except as shown. Program subject to
change without notice.
FILM SUITABILITY GUIDE-A, adults;
Y, young people 12 to 16; C, children
8 to 12.
T-Indicates Total Running Time.
R-Indicates Repeat.
SIT-Indicates Spanish Titles.



Coming Events

MARCH
15-Third annual Pacific Side Elemen-
tary Physical Fitness Meet at
Balboa Stadium at 7 p.m.
-A Panamanian Folkloric evening at
the Macarena Plaza, sponsored
by the National Directory of
Culture, Ministry of Education.
Program begins at 8 p.m. and
public is invited to attend.
15-16-"Inherit The Wind" will be pre-
sented by the Cristobal High
School Thespian Society at 8
p.m. at the Cristobal High
School Auditorium. For reser-
vations call 36-242 or by mail-
ing request to Box 133, Coco
Solo, C.Z.
16-Annual dry season tours of Sum-
mit Gardens beginning at 9
a.m., from the greenhouse offi-
ce near the entrance of the
gardens.
16-The Tourist Institute of Panama
sponsors the traditional folklore
shows at the ruins of Old
Panama, at 10:30 a.m.
16-Guest tour by the Canal Zone
Guide Service. Visitors to the
Isthmus are welcome to join
the special tours which include
a visit to Miraflores Locks,
briefing on Canal operations,
and partial transit of the Canal.
Tours are on 1st and 3d Satur-
day of the month.
15-20-The Panamanian-North American
Association sponsors five per-
formances of a comedy in
Spanish, "Esto Lo Arreglo Yo
(I'll Fix This).
16-17-The Annual National Skindiving
Championship at Taboga Island.
Registration of equipment will
begin at 6 a.m., March 16.
Divers compete from 8 a.m. to
4:30 p.m., March 16, and from
6 a.m. to 4 p.m., March 17.
17-24-Patron Saint festivities of St.
Joseph in David, featuring the
Industrial, Commercial, Agri-
cultural, Cattle, and Folkloric
Fair.
23-The Discords, men's barbershop
group from the Atlantic side,
will present a Barbershop
Minstrel Show, at the Cristobal
High School Auditorium. Ad-
mission, $1.


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PANAMA NIGHT

QUE VIVA PANAMA! The Tivoli
Guest House is proud to announce
that on Monday, March 18, we will
feature the best in native Panama-
nian dishes to delight the palate, at
our weekly buffet. Some of the most
enticing items on the menu include:
arroz con pollo, fried corbina, baked
platano, fried yucca sticks, tossed
salad with dressing, micha rolls with
butter, relish tray, assorted pastries,
and beverages. Call 2-2111 and make
reservations for any one of our three
convenient seatings: 5:30, 6:30, or
7:30 p.m. Adults $1.50 and children
(10 and under) $1.

SUNDAY BRUNCH

Start your week with a quiet,
leisurely brunch in the cool air-con-
ditioned comfort of the Roosevelt
Room at the Tivoli Guest House.
Starting at 9:00 a.m. our efficiently
trained staff will serve you your
choice of assorted fruit and juice
trays, rolled hot cakes with fruit fill-
ing, French toast with syrup, roast
beef hash with eggs, grilled ham,
grilled bacon, assorted dry cereals,
buttered toast, cinnamon toast, jam,
jelly, popovers, assorted coffee cakes,
coffee, tea or milk. Our brunch ends
at 1:00 p.m. so get there early and
eat to your heart's content!
Don't forget to come to the Tivoli
on March 17, for our Special Sunday
Brunch.




SPILLWAY
The PANAMA CANAL SPILLWAY is an
official publication of the Panama
Canal, Balboa Heights, C.Z. News
articles and pictures contained in it are
made available to all interested news
media for whatever use they may wish
to make of them and may be reprinted
without official clearance.
W. P. LEBER
Governor of the Canal Zone
H. R. PARFITT
Lieutenant Governor
FRANK A. BALDWIN
Information Officer
Material intended for publication in
the SPILLWAY should be delivered to
the Panama Canal Press Office or
mailed to PANAMA CANAL SPILLWAY,
Box M, Balboa Heights. C.Z.
Distributed free to all Panama Canal
employees. Subscription cost for others
(including mailing) $2.60 a year. Make
checks payable to Panama Canal Com-
pany and address to: SPILLWAY Sub-
scriptions, Box M, Balboa Heights, C.Z.


PROMOTIONS AND TRANSFERS I


TRANSPORTATION AND TERMINALS
BUREAU
Terminals Division
Edward H. Bensen, Administrative Officer
to Transportation Operations Specialist.
John S. McKean, Lead Foreman Rigger
to General Foreman (Ship Stevedoring).
Ralph S. Ellis, Learner (Liquid Fuels
Wharfman), (Class 4), to Liquid Fuels
Wharfman.
Conrad A. Boyd, Jr., Cargo Marker to
Clerk (Checker).
Cyril E. Lewis, Learner (Stevedore), (Class
3), to Stevedore.
Railroad Division
Clarence B. Glasgow, Jr., Apprentice (Car-
man-Wood and Steel), (4th Year), to
Carman (Wood and Steel).
Motor Transportation Division
Ernesto V. Meneses, Apprentice (Auto-
motive Machinist), (2d Year), to Ap-
prentice (Automotive Machinist), (3d
Year).
CIVIL AFFAIRS BUREAU
Schools Division
Margaret M. Gately, Counselor (U.S.
Schools), Class 15, to Assistant Profes-
sor (Canal Zone College), Class 13.
Ana T. Bennett, Teacher (Senior High
Latin American Schools), Class 15, to
Supervisor (Latin American Schools),
Class 11.
Postal Division
Peter Unrau, Relief Supervisor, Balboa,
to Finance Branch Superintendent.
Geraldine M. Pankost, Payroll Clerk, Pay-
roll and Machine Accounting Branch,
to Order Filler, Philatelic, Substitute.
Claudius H. McNish, Helper Pipefitter, In-
dustrial Division, to Distribution and
Window Clerk, Substitute.
Police Division
Vilando B. Wynter, Laborer, Maintenance
Division, to Detention Guard.
Karl D. Glass, Site Manager, Sea Level
Canal Support Division, to Police Tech-
nician II.
Albert I. Hermanny, Detective Sergeant
to Police Lieutenant.
Richard -H. Kinsey, Police Private to
Detective.
Blance G. Iverson, Detective to Police
Sergeant.
License Section
Janet A. M. de Campbell, Clerk-Typist to
Substitute Teacher (Latin American
Schools).
MARINE BUREAU
Industrial Division
Dante J. Cicchelli, Shipfitter to Lay-Out-
Man (Metalworking Shops).
Pedro A. Hendricks, Learner (Helper-
General), (Class 1), to Learner (Helper-
General), (Class 2).
Rogelio A. Knott, Learner (Helper Rigger),
(Class 1), to Learner (Helper Rigger),
(Class 2).
Winston A. Silcott, Learner (Painter-
Maintenance), (Class 1), to Learner
(Painter-Maintenance), (Class 2).
Jose Suirez, Helper Rigger to Crane Hook-
man.
Bernal S. Wilson, Laborer (Cleaner) to
Leader Laborer (Cleaner).
Rodolfo C. Soley, Apprentice (Sheetmetal
Worker), (4th Year), to Sheetmetal
Worker.
Harold Campbell, Helper Rigger to Crane
Hookman.
Carlos R. Alleyne, Apprentice (Pipefitter),
(4th Year), to Pipefitter.
Vincent A. James, Learner (Helper Ma-
chinist), (Class 1), to Learner (Helper
Machinist), (Class 2).
Horacio A. Bailey, Learner (Helper Ma-
chinist-Marine), (Class 1), to Learner
(Helper Machinist-Marine), (Class 2).
Rodolfo E. Davis, Learner (Automotive
Equipment Serviceman), (Class 1), to
Learner (Automotive Equipment Serv-
iceman), (Class 2).
Rodolfo E. Anderson, Learner (Mainte-
nanceman-Rope and Wire Cable),
(Class 1), to Learner (Maintenanceman
-Rope and Wire Cable), (Class 2).
Oscar C. Jenkins, Learner (Helper Black-
smith-Heavw Fires), (Class 1), to
Luarner (Hammer Runner-Heavy),
(Class 2).
Guillermo A. Larrier, Learner (Painter-
Maintenance), (Class 1), to Learner
(Painter-Maintenance), (Class 2).
Joseph B. Hendricks, Armando R. Moore,
Learner (Helper-General), (Class 1), to
Learner (Helper-General), (Class 2).
Herman Brown, Helper Rigger to Crane
Hookman.
Navigation Division
William E. Hopkins, Pilot to Assistant
Captain of the Port.
Leland D. Snider, Admeasurer Assistant
to Admeasurer.
Joseph S. Ferrel, Marine Traffic Controller
Assistant to Marine Traffic Controller
(Terminal).
Alfred L. Curtis, Clerk (Checker), Ter-
minals Division, to Signalman.
William L. Bullard, Pilot-in-Training to
Pilot-Limited to 225 feet vessels.
Locks Division
Douglas S. Smith, Chief Foreman (Lock
Operations-Mechanical) to General
Foreman (Lock Operations-Mechanical).
Harry E. Wentsler, Jr., Lock Operator
(Iron Worker-Welder) to Leader Lock
Operator (Iron Worker-Welder).
Eulus C. Clemons, Lock Operator (Iron-
worker-Welder) to Leader Lock Oper-
ator (Ironworker-Welder).
Joseph HI. Young, General Foreman (Lock
Operations-Mechanical) to Chief Fore-
man (Lock Operations-Mechanical).
John T. Styles, Supervisory Control House
Operator to General Foreman (Lock
Operations-Electrical).
Alrick L. Nelson, Lead Foreman Car-
penter to General Foreman Carpenter.
Carl W. Reynolds, General Foreman (Lock
Operations-Mechanical) to Lead Fore-
man (Lock Operations).
Robert B. Thompson, Lock Operator (Ma-
chinist) to Leader Lock Operator (Ma-
chinist).
Richard O. Egger, Control House Oper-
ator to Lead Foreman (Lock Opera-
tions).
Randall P. Redman, Lock Operator (Ma-
chinist) to Leader Lock Operator (Ma-
chinist).
Glenn A. Lasher, Control House Oper-
ator to Lead Foreman (Lock Opera-
tions).
Thomas N. Page, Lock Operator (Engi-
neman-Hoisting and Portable) to


Leader Lock Operator (Engineman-
Hoisting and Portable).
Walter D. Johnston, Chief Foreman Car-
penter to General Foreman (Car-
penter).
Paul W. Bramlett, Lead Foreman (Lock
Operations) to Supervisory Control
House Operator.
Clarence R. Boughner, Richard H. Crowell,
Control House Operator to Lead Fore-
man (Lock Operations).
Charles N. Powell, Lock Operator (Iron
Worker-Welder) to Leader Lock Oper-
ator (Iron Worker-Welder).
Murry C. Walker, Kenneth F. Millard,
Lock Operator (Electrician) to Leader
Lock Operator (Electrician).
William V. Butler, Leader Lock Operator
(Electrician) to Control House Oper-
ator.
Dallas B. Thornton, Towing Locomotive
Operator (Locks) to General Foreman
Painter.
James M. Slover, Leader Lock Operator
(Electrician) to Control House Oper-
ator.
Howard M. Armistead, Lock Operator
(Electrician) to Leader Lock Operator
(Electrician).
Baldur Norman, Lock Operator (Car-
penter) to Lead Foreman Carpenter.
Robert J. Blair, Lead Foreman (Lock
Operations) to General Foreman (Lock
Operations-Electrical).
McNair C. Lane, Towing Locomotive
Operator (Locks) to Lock Operator
(Engineman-Hoisting and Portable).
John P. Lasher, Towing Locomotive Oper-
ator (Locks) to Lock Operator (Car-
penter).
Rupert H. Sales, Detention Guard, Police
Division, to Guard.
William J. Millar, Apprentice (Machinist),
(4th Year), to Machinist.
Luther E. Davis, Robert L. Nye, Calvin
E. Brown, Thomas C. Clarke, Jr., Lock
Operator (Machinist) to Leader Lock
Operator (Machinist).
Ronald G. Meyer, Apprentice (Electrician),
(2d Year), to Apprentice (Electrician).
(3d Year).
John T. Jordan, Guard to Guard Super-
visor.
Robert T. Tweedy, Towing Locomotive
Operator (Locks) to Lock Operator (En-
gineman-Hoisting and Portable).
Robert 0. Morgan, Joe J. Duda, Hubert
J. Stewart, Machinist to Lock Operator
(Machinist).
Bobby D. Clingan, Electrician to Lock
Operator (Electrician).
Clifford A. Thompson, Helper Lock Oper-
ator to Crane Hookman.
Irvin F. Headley, Oiler to Boiler Tender.
Edglon J. Crawford, Helper Lock Operator
to Truck Driver (Heavy).
Donald S. Hewitt, Helper Machinist to
Crane Hookman.
Julio L6pez, Helper Lock Operator to
Boiler Tender.
Robert D. Caroll, Machinist to Lock Oper-
ator (Machinist).
Vincent Correa, Painter to Leader Painter.
Clifford Gayle, Helper Lock Operator to
Crane Hookman.
Simon Elizabeth, Helper Lock Operator to
Boiler Tender.
Jos6 I. Bonilla, Linehandler (Deckhand)
to Seaman (Launch).
Evelyn O. Baker, Painter to Leader
Painter.
Ignacio C6rdoba, Helper Lock Operator to
Boatman.
Clarence S. Spence, Helper Lock Oper-
ator to Lead Foreman (Operations-
Lock Wall).
Octavio Barker, Helper Machinist to Crane
Hookman.
Leonidas San Martin, Linehandler t6 Boat-
man (Locks).
Lloyd L. Roach, Laborer, Maintenance
Division, to Painter (Maintenance).
Rodolfo Ayarza, Linehandler to Boatman
(Locks).
Ivan Burke, Jr., Floyd S. Smith, CUsar A.
Narvaez, Gregorio Piterson, Helper
Lock Operator to Crane Hookman.
Ramon D. Deane, Linehandler to Car-
penter (Maintenance).
Jos i R. Castro, Painter r 1 ,... rnr....
Maintenance Division, to i ,,,,r., 1,.i,
tenance).

OTHERS
William W. E. IIoyle, Sup-rvisory Cus-
toms Inspector (Chief Inspector, Bal-
boa), Customs Division.
Harry J. Harrison, Operator, Dipper
Dredge, Dredging Division.
Joseph C. Kelley, Marine Traffic Controller
Assistant, Marine Bureau, Navigation
Division.
Albert E. Greene, Supervisory Customs
Inspector (Senior Inspector, Cristobal),
Customs Division.
Robert A. Wainio, Supervisory Customs
Inspector (Chief Inspector, Cristobal),
Customs Division.
Emily J. Newbury, Clerk-Typist, Engi-
neering and Construction Bureau, Sea
Level Canal Support Division.
Donald G. Schmidt, Economist, Executive
Planning Staff.
Richard Ford, Clerk, Supply and Com-
munity Service Bureau.
Lee R. Sparks, Cold Storage Plant Man-
ager, Supply and Community Service
Bureau.
George J. Booth, Safety Inspector, Marine
Bureau, Locks Division.
Joseph R. Maravilla, Safety Officer, Supply
and Community Service Bureau, Office
of Director.
Francis T. Young, Marine Traffic Con-
troller Assistant, Marine Bureau, Navi-
gation Division.
Lina K. Gonterman, Psychiatric Nurse,
Health Bureau, Corozal Iospital.
Charlie H. Harrill, Jr., Electronic Engi-
neer (General), Engineering and Con-
struction Bureau, Electrical Division.
Mary B. Rickards, Clinical Nurse, Health
Bureau, Gorgas Hospital.
Darell K. Seymour, Admeasurer Assistant,
Marine Bureau, Navigation Division.
Virginia A. MacDonell, Medical Clerk
(Typing), Health Bureau, Gorgas Hos-
pital.
Jetzabel M. Fraud, Graduate Intern,
Supply and Community Service Bureau,
Supply Division.
Francisco Siu, Jr., Electrical Engineer,
Engineering and Construction Bureau,
Electrical Division.
Estel A. Burke, Admitting Clerk, Health
Bureau, Gorgas Hospital.
Andres R. Ferguson, Physical Therapy
Assistant, Health Bureau, Coco Solo
Hospital.
Patrick L. Lincoln, Surveying Technician,
Engineering and Construction Bureau,
Engineering Division.
Doris Daniels, Clerk, Electrical Division.
George B. Willis, Guard Supervisor, Locks
Division- Canial Security Force.
Theodore L. Bailey, Master, Towboat,
Navigation Division.


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March 15, 1968


THE PANAMA CANAL SPILLWAY


-DRAFT REGULATIONS REVISIONS: r--------------



7 No Basic Changes Made irS 1N


1' For Undergraduate Study 3sEC-
liY ..__U~


.Rc... ccnt changes in Selective Serv-
S "i '' (ice regulations in regard to student
l-deferinents make no basic changes
for undergraduate study.
The new provisions for post-
S- jjjgraduate study:
"Student deferments in Class II-S
for post-gratduate study are being
granted only to:

(1) registrants in medicine, den-
tistry, veterinary medicine, osteopa-
thy or optometry; and
(2), other registrants who had en-
Stered the second or subsequent year
c f graduate study without interrup-
ition in the fall of 1967.
: .. 1-' In the latter case, a registrant shall
n. ot be deferred, for study leading to
a master's degree (or equivalent),
Beyond the academic year ending in
the fall of 1968; or for post-graduate
Carol Lynn Baker, of the Coco Solo Elementary School's sixth grade, is study leading to a doctoral or profes-
congratulated by George Gercich, right, school principal, on her second
prize award from the Japan Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals sional degree (or combination of
for the poster she submitted in the Animals in Art Poster Contest. master's and doctoral degrees), for
more than a total of 5 years, inclusive
Coco Solo Girl's of the years already used in such
Poison Prevention study.
Poster Wins Prize ,ontin ues rom ei. )1 The effect of the new rules, except
for students in the specified medical
In Japan Display it receives the latest information on and related fields, is to preclude the
poisons and methods of treatment. granting of post-graduate II-S defer-
A baseball motif, centered with a Ificrmation also is received monthly ments to students graduating from
boy and his dog, won a second prize from the School of Pharmacology of college in 1968 and subsequent years,
in Japan for a Canal Zone girl whose the University of Rochester. as well as to preclude further II-S
entry in an Animals in Art Poster Because of the large quantity of deferment of those registrants who
Contest won the plaudits of the Japa- literature on poisons, plus thousands will finish the first year of graduate
nese Society for the Prevention of of file cards with additional informnna- school in 1968.
Cruelty to Animals. tion concerning household products, Eligible students seeking post-
The girl is Carol Lynn Baker, 12- almost any question regarding poison graduate deferments must comply
year-old sixth grade pupil in the Coco can be answered by the center. with the requirements for filing
Solo Elementary School, daughter of Calls at the Poison Information written requests therefore and the
Mr. and Mrs. Floyd W. Baker of Center are handled 24 hours a day required certification from their
Coco Solo. Her father is a leader ma- and a physician is available at all schools as to whether they are pur-
chinist, marine, in the Canal Zone's times. suing satisfactorily full-time courses


Industrial Division.
Carol entered a poster in the 1967
International Animals in Art poster
contest sponsored by The American
Humane Association. This poster was
included in a collection of posters
forwarded by The American Humane
Association to the Japan Society for
the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals
in Tokyo, for use for display pur-
poses during the Japan SPCA's fall
week honoring animals.
The Japan Society for the Preven-
tion of Cruelty to Animals awarded
second prize to Carol "For the very
good poster you made, which par-
ticipated in this year's Be Kind to
Animals Week Poster Contest in
Japan."
Carol received a certificate lettered
in Japanese and a silver pin engraved
J.S.P.C.A. 1967 with a white enamel
dog on a green enamel background.
The awards from Japan came to her
at Coco Solo Elementary School
through the editor of The National
1lHumane Review.


Spanish Classes

Will Start Monday

Spanish language classes for
beginners, intennediate, and ad-
vanced students are scheduled to
begin at the Balboa YMCA Monday.
Enrollment for classes will be for
2 months.
Classes at the Balboa "Y" are de-
signed primarily to teach and im-
prove facility in the use of the
Spanish language through the con-
versational method of mastering a
prescribed pattern of Spanish phrases.
Further information may be ob-
tained from the service desk of the
"Y" or by calling 2-2839 or 2-2759
during the day or evening.


Drive safely-Avoid that 6-foot hole. !


If at first you do succeed, try some-
thing more difficult.


The text of the President's pro-
clamation follows:
"Each year, half a million Amer-
icans-most of them children-acci-
dentally swallow substances that
could kill or injure them.
*Two familiar substances-medi-
cine and household products-are
among the most dangerous causes of
accidental poisoning among children.
Both are valuable assets in our homes
-when used as directed. Yet both
are a potential danger-a danger no
more remote than the unknowing
grasp of a small child.
"The Federal Government, to-
gether with State and local agencies
private industry, and professional and
civic organizations, has tried to alert
Americans to the dangers that lie on
the shelves of a careless home. Since
1962, when we first called national
attention to this threat, deaths by
accidental poisoning among children
under 5 years of age has declined
20 percent.
"I recently signed into law a bill
to establish a National Commission
on Product Safety whose job it will
be to identify dangerous household
products.
"We must do more. We need to
be much more alert to the dangers of
accidental poisoning. And we need
to learn more about how to treat it.
"To stimulate public interest in this
problem, I am designating the third
week in March as National Poison
Prevention Week, as requested by
Congress.
"NOW, THEREFORE, I, LYN-
DON B. JOHNSON, President of
the United States of America, do
hereby proclaim the week beginning
March 17, 1968, as National Poison
Prevention Week.
"I direct the appropriate agencies
of the Federal Government, and
I invite State and local Governments
and organizations, to participate
actively in programs designed to
promote better protection against
accidental poisonings, particularly
among children."


SUNDAY, MARCH 17


1:00-
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1:55-
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5:35-
6:00-
6:40-
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8:05-
9:00-
9:15
9:30-
10:05-
10:30-
10:50-
11:15-


The Answer
-Discovery
-Sunday Playhouse:
"The Best of Everything"
Crossroads
-CBS Golf Classic
-Ted Mack Amateur Hour
-Chronicle
-College Bowl
Kraft Music Hall
-SCN News
Ed Sullivan Show
-Canadian Travel Film
America and Americans
(Special)
"Our Endangered Wildlife"
(Special)
-Biography
-Focus on Today
This Is The Life
-The Sacred Heart


MONDAY, MARCH 18


.1:00-
4:15-
5:00-
5:05-
5:30-
6:00-
6:30-
6:55-
7:00-
7:30-
8:00-
8905-
9:00-(
9:0.5-
10:10-
10:35-
10:55-


-Afternoon
-"Mayor of the Town"
(Repeat)
-SCN Afternoon News
Afternoon (Cont.)
The Big Picture
-Dateline
Roy Acuff's Open House
SCN News In Spanish
-My Favorite Martian
Coronado 0)
-SCN News
-The Carol Burnett Show
-Canal Zone Calendar
Armchair Theater:
"Escape in the Sun"
Official Basketball
-Focus on Today
-"Cavalcade of America"


TUESDAY, MARCH 19
4:00-Afternoon
4:15-My Favorite Martian
(Repeat)
5:00-SCN Afternoon News
5:05-Afternoon (Cont.)
5:30-Planet Earth
6:00-Dateline
6:30-Profile
6:55-SCN News In Spanish
7:00-The Jerry Lewis Show
8:00-SCN News
8:05-The Hollywood Palace
9:00-Canal Zone Calendar
9:05-Armchair Theater:
"Slowdown at Boot Hill"
10:15-Outlook in Southeast Asia
10:30-Focus on Today
10:55-Headlines

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 20
4:00-Afternoon
4:15-"Discovery" (Repeat)
5:00-SCN Afternoon News
5:05-Afternoon (Cont.)


of instruction and making normal
progress toward degrees.
In reference to queries on other
defenments, the following explana-
tions have been provided by the
Canal Zone Selective Service Head-
(luarters;
Q. Are junior college students
eligible for deferment?
A. Local boards may consider for
Class II-A (occupational deferment)
those registrants who are pursuing a
full-time course of study that will not
lead to a baccalaureate degree, in
educational institutions such as junior
colleges, business schools, and ap-
proved vocational schools.
Students transferring from one in-
stitution to another, whether a 2-year
or 4-year institution, may be con-
sidered for II-S (student deferment)
or II-A (occupational deferment) de-
pending upon the educational pro-
grams in which they enroll, provided
that they continue to make normal
progress, in accordance with regula-
tions, toward completion of their
programs.
Q. In view of the announcement
that Selective Service has suspended
the use of the lists of essential activi-
ties and critical occupations, is there
any change in the authority for grant-
ing occupational deferments in
Class II-A?
A. No. Local draft boards have
the continuing responsibility, under
law, to use their discretion to grant
occupational deferments, in individ-
ual cases, based on a showing of
essential community need. Local
boards will continue to consider oc-
cupational deferments on that basis,
including deferment of those in
training for essential skills, such as
apprentices.


5:30-
6i:00-
6:30-
6:55-
7:05-
8:00-
8:(5-
9:00-
9:05-
10:10-
10:25
10:45-


A Quest for Certainty
(Premiere)
Dateline
Report:
SCN News In Spanish
The Red Skelton Hour
SCN News
SCN Special of the Week:
"Art Linkletter Show"
Canal Zone Calendar
The Mike Douglas Show
Armed Forces Digest
Focus on Today
Dennis Day


THURSDAY, MARCH 21
4:00-Afternoon
4:15-"Demnis Day" (Repeat)
5:00-SCN Afternoon News
5:05-Afternoon (Cont.)
5:30-Report
6 :00-Dateline
6:30-Bob Cummings Show
6:55-SCN News In Spanish
7:05-Bonanza
8:00-SCN News
8:05- The Joey Bishop Show
9:00--Canal Zone Calendar
9:05-Armchair Theater:
"Midnight Taxi"
10:20-U.S. Open Golf Highlights
10:30-Focus on Today
10:50-The Third Man

FRIDAY, MARCH 22
4:00-Afternoon
4:15-"Boots and Saddles"
4:45-SCN Afternoon News
5:05-Afternoon (Cont.)
5:30-Flying Fisherman
6:00)Dateline
6:30-Citizen Soldier
6:55-SCN News In Spanish
7:05-The Jackie Gleason Show
8:00-SCN News
8:05-Daniel Boone
9:00-Canal Zone Calendar
9:05-Armchair Theater:
"Life Begins at College"
10:40-Focus on Today
11:00-Mayor of the Town

SATURDAY, MARCH 23
1:00-SCN Afternoon News
1:05--Captain Kangaroo
2:00-Cartoon Carnival
2:30-Parade of Sports
4:15-Art Linkletter Show
5:05-Wrestling From Hollywood
6:25-Movie Marquee Weekend '68
6:30-Saturday Playhouse:
"Flame of the Islands"
8:10'-News Headlines
8:12-Lawrence Welk
9:00-Greatest Dramas:
"Man Against Time"
9:15-The Tonight Show
10:30-Focus on Today
10:50-Late Movie:
"Topper Returns"


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Greetings .. .
The David Fair opens tonight in
that lively provincial capital, and
from all indications there are quite a
few Zone folks planning to attend
the festivities this weekend . Jerry
Thompson finally got even with Bill
De La Mater in the Softball competi-
tion. He got a hit in the game the
other night . Dick Coy is con-
sidered a "favorite son" of the State
of North Carolina, 'cause he always
has at least three different brands of
cigarettes with him . Have you
noticed all the good looking girls at
the same table for coffee in the
mornings, with Esther Niskanen and
Beverly Bowman? . The Cristobal
High School crowd is really tickled
over their fine showing during the
Engineering Week TV Quiz Show ...
Ed MacVittie and his camera have
created a film shortage locally, ac-
cording to the wags in the coffee
shop . Bill Benny keeps the service
center staff smiling and the service
excellent . Tony Suescum isn't
smiling much since someone smashed
into his new Jaguar sedan and kept
going . Alvin Hamilton and
Lorenzo Barrera are champion
domino players in their off-duty
hours from MTD . And while at
MTD, say hello to friendly Elsie
Yates . Elmer Orr says he is the
"best" in Spanish-"el mejor" (Oooh!)
.and what about his idea to call
the Panama Railroad, the "PC&B"-
Panama to Colon and Back??? . .
Clyde Willman (we spelled it right
this time) is considered a "good guy"
Sby the students at BHS-and he's the
Principal! . Myrtle Grannum help-
ing the undecided customers at
Housewares . I see that since they
changed the Commissary hours in
order to remain open during the
noon hour-there are more husbands
than wives doing the shopping!!!
(Hello, Carrie Nation?) . Norine
Hughes lost her Seal-point Siamese
cat. It ran away from home. (Have
you checked the SPCA, Norine?) ...
We're told somebody suggested to
E&C Director Jim Betts that if he
has any trouble with that new car of
his he just try a new flint ...
THIS OUGHT TO DO IT: Sign
seen in an insurance company
window-"DRIVE CAREFULLY!-
Be an individualist!"
Hazel Murdock must be feeling
better now that spring is near, up in
the Washington office . and over
in New Orleans, suh, they tell us
Paul Hopkins and his staff are getting
set for the summer vacationers from
the Zone . Did you know that
today is Andrew Jackson's birthday,
and a legal holiday in the State of
Tennessee?? . .
SOGGY DOUGHNUT AWARD:
To Felipi Cazobon for forgetting to
give the Tivoli back their trash cans
last week.
Jean Boswell is a welcome addi-
tion to the Central Typing Unit . .
Pat Lehman teaching the girls at
BHS how to shoot straight-with bow
and arrow! . Ellis Fawcett is kept
busy running from one meeting to
the other . .and how was your
week??
That does it for this week, but
we'd appreciate any and all con-
tributions to the column. Just jot
them down and send them in to
"It's No Secret," Box M, Balboa
Heights, C.Z. If it's of interest to you,
others will also find it interesting.
Until next time, be thinking about
this: If a group of cows is a herd,
and a group of fish is a school-then
how come a group of whales is a
gam?? If you figure it out, let us
know, won't you? Ciao!







THE PANAMA CANAL SPILLWAY


March 15, 1968


Inherit The Wind

On Stage Tonight,

Saturday at CHS

"Inherit The Wind" will be pre-
sented by the Cristobal High School
Thespians tonight and tomorrow
night in the Cristobal High School
Auditorium. Reservations may be
made by telephoning 3-6242.
The play evolves about a small
town teacher, played by Stan Jana-
siewicz, who is on trial for teaching
Darwin's theory of evolution.
Marvin Scott portrays Matthew
Harrison Brady, three-time candidate
for President of the United States and
now the prosecuting attorney for the
famous trial.
A sarcastic newspaper reporter is
played by Craig Firth. A well-known
lawyer, Henry Drummond, sent by
the newspaper to defend the school
teacher, is portrayed by Doug Jones.
Other members of the cast are Eileen
Ridge and Stephen Firth.
Curtain time is 8 p.m.


BLOOD BANK

HONOR ROLL

GORGAS HOSPITAL

HEALTH BUREAU
William C. Allen
George C. Armien
Amelia P. de Dumanoir
Jesis M. Figueroa
Roy R. Gandy
Eugenio Garcia
Alfred Gordon
Charles Green
Sanford S. Leffingwell
Marcus Smith
Claudio C. McFarlane
John M. Torman
Henry G. Weeks
Randolph Wellington
ENGINEERING AND
CONSTRUCTION BUREAU
Norbert L. Buchanan
Lydia Czapek
Carlos H. Gaslin
Ernesto Gittens
James R. Hovan
Roger M. Howe
Vicente A. Lagunero
David Murrain
Winston F. Peart
Rubelio B. Quintero
F. J. Reilly
Herbert St. Louis
Christopher Sealey
Hopeton Simms
Robert H. Stewart
Leon M. Warren
Cosmas Zephyrine
CIVIL AFFAIRS BUREAU
William E. Affeltranger
Silverio Chiari
E. L. Cotton
Frank DuPree
Robert S. Knox
David W. Lowe, Jr.
Larry J. Miller
Hector H. SAnchez M.
Thomas N. Stewart
Donald W. Wilson
MARINE BUREAU
Vincente Ara
Agustin Brito M.
Jos( A. Cruz G.
Conrado Livingston Hinds
Felipe SAnchez M.
Jos6 D. Urriola
OFFICE OF THE
COMPTROLLER
Manuel de Jesis Garcia
Ira N. C. Read
Eduardo Yin Vega
TRANSPORTATION AND
TERMINALS BUREAU
Ben M. Barsallo P.
Gregorio Camarena
Rufus A. Graves
SUPPLY AND COMMUNITY
SERVICE BUREAU
Norman B. Davison
OTHERS
Maximiliano Andri6n
Cdsar Ernesto Meneses
NicolAs R. Pitti
Robert L. Champagne


AnconPlayhouse Retirement Party

Slates Tryouts For Stuart Reed

For Melodrama Set for March 23


"What're yuh skeered of?" asks Stephen Firth, right. "You was a worm
once!" Apparently Eileen Ridge, left, still thinks a scream is the right reaction
to a worm. Both appear in a scene from the Cristobal High School Thespian
play, "Inherit The Wind."


BROUSInG

COLLECTIOnf
By Emily J. Price

Two young Englishmen, David
Frost and Antony Jay, take a sharp
look at present day England in The
English. A funny, caustic book, it
describes startling changes such as
the stately homes of England dis-
appearing from view and the dis-
cotheques of swinging London taking
their place. The younger generation,
English cooking, government lan-
guage, the Common market are all
subjects for dissection by the authors,
one a drama critic and the other a
well-known British TV personality.
Hillary Waugh traces the path of
a vanished $60,000 in his new mys-
tery Con Game. Five property owners
engage in dubious finance until a
couple of them turn up missing. This
is a swift moving story for mystery
fans.


Trinidad Cricket

Team Booked for

5 Matches Here
Final arrangements have been
made for the arrival of the Castillo
cricket team of Trinidad at Tocumen
Airport March 30. The visitors will
play five matches against local cricket
teams over a 2-week period.
The series is being conducted as a
tribute to the retired West Indians of
Sthe Republic of Panama. Admission
to all games will be free. Tour ex-
penses are being met by the sale of
$1 booster tickets which may be ob-
tained from members of the local
cricket teams.
The schedule:
10 a.m., March 31, Mount Hope
Stadium: Trinidad vs. Atlantic All
Stars.
10 a.m., April 3, Santa Cruz: Tri-
nidad vs. Pacific All Stars.
10 a.m., April 4, Mount Hope Sta-
dium: Trinidad vs. Lucas C.C.
11 a.m., April 6 and 7, Balboa
Stadium: Trinidad vs. Isthmian All
SStars.
10 a.m., April 9, Paraiso: Trinidad
vs. Bernarr Thompson's XI.
Formal day practice sessions for
the local players are now being held
at Paraiso and at Mount Hope. Spe-
cial night practices will begin next
week, Monday through Friday, at
the Paraiso Ball Park. All cricketers
are urged to attend the practices.

Twenty-two non-U.S.-citizen ver-
erans are employed in the Canal
organization.


New York's greatest recreation
area from the Metropolitan Museum
to the Zoo is covered in Central Park;
a History and a Guide, by Henry
Hope Reed and Sophia Duckworth.
The history and original planning of
the park are well covered as are the
problems of vandalism, crime, and
traffic. Included are guides for two
walking tours of the park, and the
appendix has lists of birds and flower-
ing plants with the dates on which
they are most beautiful.
Alan Scholefield spent part of his
childhood in the Zulu country of
South Africa. His novel Great Ele-
phant is a stirring adventure story of
the Zulu Wars of the nineteenth cen-
tury and the Zulu Chief Chaka,
whose name means "great elephant."
Against this savage and splendid
background the story of a father-son
conflict appears in sharp relief, in an
exciting and unusual book.
Two on the Rocks is the true story
of Gerald F. Carlson, a young Amer-
ican school teacher, and his wife,
who went to Little Diomede Island
in Bering Strait to teach in an Eskimo
school. As it turned out, teaching was
only one of his duties, his talents as
do-it-yourself doctor, radio operator
and story teller were also in demand.
The Eskimos and their tense struggle
for survival are clearly pictured in
this sympathetic account.


Tryouts for "Only An Orphan
Girl," a melodrama in four acts to be
presented in April by the Theatre
Guild at the Ancon Playhouse, are
scheduled for March 18, 19, and 20.
The Playhouse will be open each of
those evenings at 7:30 p.m. Everyone
interested in taking part is invited to
join the local barnstorming troup.
Eight characters are needed for
"Only An Orphan Girl," including a
villain, from the city; a clean-cut
farm lad; his father and mother;
Nellie the orphan girl; a fair stranger;
a neighbor and the neighbor's
daughter, described as "a ray of
sunshine."
A good master of ceremonies, and
perhaps a magician, together with
singing waiters, a barbershop quartet
and people with a comedy routine are
invited to come to the tryouts. There's
a call out, too, for dancers of the
Gay nineties' era and for soft shoe
and tap dancers.
Don Lohse is director and stated
(the capital letters are his) that "The
Management has had PAINS to in-
sure that the DRAMA is presented
with ALL the effects that contributed
so largely to its Tremendous Broad-
way SUCCESS."
The producer is Floyd Holland.


IBEW Will Honor

Retiring Members

Seven members of Local Union
397, International Brotherhood of
Electrical Workers, will be honored
at a retirement party hosted by the
International Brotherhood at the
Tivoli Guest House Friday, March 22.
Honor guests will be Earl Dailey,
Philip Green, Philip Downs, Herman
Keepers, Mel F. Millard, Paul Wil-
liamson, and William F. (Beaver)
Young.
The cocktail hour will commence
at 6:30 p.m. and dinner will be at
7:30 p.m. A program will follow the
dinner. After the program, the bar
will be open with dancing until
12 p.m.
Further information may be ob-
tained by calling Paul Bramlett, Bal-
boa 3237 or Howard Armistead,
Balboa 1347.

SEWING INSTRUCTION
Sewing instructions for making
polleras and montunos are being
given by Mrs. Lucy Taylor at the
Jewish Welfare Board Wednesday
evenings from 7 to 9 p.m. A small
charge is made for each class.


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Fort Gulick children demonstrate some of the action that will take place at Cristobal Gym March 22, at 6:30
p.m., "Sports Appreciation Night," when a program will be presented by all the U.S. elementary schools on the
Atlantic side of the Isthmus: Gatun, Fort Gulick, Fort Davis, Margarita, and Coco Solo. Each grade will be repre-
sented in the various activities included in physical education at the elementary level during the school year.
These will feature stunts, animal walks, tumbling, exercises to rhythms, lummi sticks, balance board, relays and
square dancing.


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A retirement party honoring Stuart
L. Reed, Executive Officer, Canal
Zone Civilian Personnel Policy Co-
ordinating Board, will be held at the
Quarry Heights Officers Club Satur-
day, March 23.
Reed, who came to the Canal Zone
in 1962, is well known for his activi-
ties in Canal Zone scouting, Toast-
masters, bowling, and the Shrine.
On his retirement, the latter part of
this month, he will have more than
31 Government service, most of it
with the Department of the Army.
Tickets for the retirement party-
starting with a 6:30 p.m. cocktail
hour and followed by a buffet at
7:30 p.m. may be obtained by calling
Mrs. Barbara Krueger, 2-1817 or
2-2985 and Mrs. Cecile Demers,
3-1228 during office hours.
Persons employed in the Admin-
istration Building may call Virginia
Keller, 2-2561 or 2-2610 during office
hours.
Reservations should be made by
March 19.


Atlantic Side

Arts, Crafts

Show March 23
Artists and persons with hobbies
in the Canal Zone and the Republic
of Panama are invited to participate
in the annual Arts and Crafts show
of the Atlantic Art Set Saturday,
March 23, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at
the Coco Solo Service Center.
Displays will feature the work of
rockhounds, flower arrangements,
photography, stamps, and coins as
well as work of artists of the Zone
and Panama.
Each person is to be responsible
for his own exhibit. There will be a
$1 fee for all non-members exhibiting.
The public is invited to attend.


Prep Course Offered
A special 15-hour course intended
to prepare high school students and
service men who are contemplating
college entrance in September of
1968 or 1969 is being offered again
this year by the Balboa YMCA. The
course also will be beneficial to those
preparing for the Federal Service
examinations. Registration will be
Tuesday, March 19, from 7 to 8:30
p.m. at the YMCA. Classes will start
March 26 and will be held from 7 to
8:55 p.m., Tuesdays and Thursdays.


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Vol. VI, No. 39 Mas de SO Ahos al Servicio del Comercio Mundial Viernes 15 de Morzo de 1968


JOHNSON PROCLAMA


Semana de Prevenci6n


Contra Envenenamientos


El President Lyndon B. Johnson
ha proclamado la semana que co-
mienza el 17 de marzo como la Se-
mana Nacional de Prevenci6n Contra
Envenenamientos.
En atenci6n a la proclama, el Go-
bernador de la Zona del Canal W. P.
Leber, ha notado que en esta Area
la tragedia puede Ilegar a cualquier
familiar rapidamente si no se piensa
o planean mtodos de prevenci6n.
El Gobernador W. P. Leber re-
cuerda a los residents de la Zona del
Canal que las substancias caseras que
son nocivas cuando se consume,
deben estar marcadas claramente y
guardadas en lugares fuera del alcan-
ce de los nifios. Los repelentes de
insects, agents limpiadores y cos-
m6ticos son algunas de las cosas que
se usan diariamente y que pueden
causar graves enfermedades y a veces
hasta la muerte si se ingieren.
El Gobernador advierte a todos
que se familiaricen con los antidotos
iAtiles y de fAcil obtenci6n, algunos
de los cuales vienen impresos en las
etiquetas de algunos potentes vene-
nos. Si ocurre alguna emergencia,
Ilame sin demora al Centro para el
Tratamiento Contra Envenenamien-
tos, tel6fono 2-2600. El nfmero se
encuentra en la pAgina 1 del direc-
torio telef6nico de la Zona del Canal.
El Centro de Informaci6n contra
Envenenamientos, situado en la sala
de pediatria del Hospital Gorgas, fue
establecido en marzo de 1959 para
Ilenar la necesidad de un centro en
el Area en donde se pudieran con-
testar todas las preguntas concernien-
tes a venenos.
Desde ese tiempo, 1.200 llamadas
han sido atendidas en el centro.
El Centro es miembro del Puesto


Obra de Albee

Se Presentara
En Cristobal
El Pequefio Teatro de Crist6bal ha
escogido para su pr6xima production
la obra de Edward Albee: "iQui6n
le Teme a Virginia Woolf?" La obra
se estrenarA el 18 de abril y se pre-
sentara por 4 noches hasta el 21 de
abril.
Doug Maduro aparecer, como
George. Donnie Pierpoint represen-
tara a Martha. Tom Sherman harai el
nanel de Nick v Lvdia Santiw tie


de Liquidacien y Ajuste del Centro
para el Tratamiento de Envenena-
mientos y sucursal del Servicio Pi-
blico de Salubridad de Estados Uni-
dos, de donde recibe la filtima infor-
maci6n sobre venenos y mntodos de
tratanientos. Tambi6n se recibe in-
formaci6n mensual desde la Escuela
de Farmacologia de la Universidad
de Rochester.
Debido a la gran cantidad de litc-
ratura sobre venenos, mnis las miles
de tarjetas archivadas con informa-
ci6n adicional sobre products case-
ros, casi todas las preguntas concer-
nientes a venenos pueden ser contes-
tadas por el centro.
Las Ilamadas al Centro de Infor-
maci6n Contra Envenenamientos son
atendidas durante las 24 horas del
dia y ademas, todo el tiempo hay un
m6dico disponible.
El texto de la proclama es el
siguiente:
"Cada afio, medio mill6n de ame-
ricanos-la mayoria nifios-accidental-
mente toman substancias que pueden
matarlos o lastimarlos gravemente.
"Dos substancias familiares-medi-
cinas y products caseros-estAn entire
las mis peligrosas causes de accident
por envenenamiento entire los nifios.
Las dos son posesiones valiosas en
nuestras casas-cuando se usan como
es debido. Sin embargo, ambos cons-
tituyen un peligro potential porque
los nifios pueden tomarlo en un
moment de descuido de sus padres.
"El Gobierno Federal, junto con
el Estado y agencies industriales pri-
vadas, organizaciones profesionales y
civicas, han tratado de advertir a los
americanos los peligros que encierran
una casa desordenada. Desde 1962,
cuando llamamos la atenci6n national
sobre esta amenaza, las muertes por
accidents de envenenamientos entire
los niios menores de 5 afios, han
disminuido un 20 por ciento.
"Recientemente he finnado un pro-
yecto de ley para establecer una Co-
misi6n Nacional Sobre la Seguridad
de Articulos Caseros, y su trabajo
consistira en identificar los produc-
tos caseros peligrosos.
"Debemos hacer mis. Necesitamos
star much mis alertas sobre los pe-
ligros accidentales por envenena-
miento. Y debemos saber mAs sobre
c6mo tratarlos.
"Para estimular el interns ptiblico
sobre este problema, design la ter-
cera senlana de marzo como la Se-


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El reacondicionamiento de las esclusas generalmente comienza con la limpieza del fondo de las cAmaras donde
quedan depositadas toneladas de fango y otras materials. Muchas veces se encuentra una gran cantidad de pieces
que quedan atrapados al cerrarse las compuertas. En la labor de reacondicionamiento de las esclusas obtienen
trabajo centenares de obreros panamefios. Esta vista fue tomada durante el present reacondicionamiento de las
Esclusas de Gat6n.


En Inspecci
En Inspection


ppi e y, ,y ... Iy a mana. National de Prevenci6n Contra
cl papel de Honey. El director es Envenenami etos, omo I solicit el V l
Edward Campbell, nvenenamientos, como lo solicit el V ivie las de
Edward Campbell.
Los boletos cuestan $1.50. Congress.
Lsl ."_______________________ Ahora, por lo tanto, yo, Lyndon
Johnson, Presidentede los Estados Canal de anam
b l Unidos de Am6rica, hago por este
H abrai M odelos medio proclamnar la semana que Se solicit la cooperaci6n de todos
comenza el 17 de mazo de 1968, los ocupantes de las unidades de vi-
En el Tivoli .como la Semana Nacional de Pre- vienda de ambos lados del Istmo en
SS bado 23 venci6n Contra Envenenamientos. Ia inspecci6n que se esta hacienda a
"Ordeno a las agencies apropiadas sus casas. La finalidad de esta inspec-
El Club de la Universidad de la del Cobierno Federal, e invite a los ci6 es calcular los gastos de cual-
Zona del Canal presentara un desfile Cobiernos Estatales y locales y a las quie reparaci6n important que se
de modas en su pr6xina reunion que organizaciones, a participar activa- necesite hacer en el future.
tendri lungar el 23 de marzo a las mente en los programs designados Esto forma parte de un program
9:30 a.m. en el Sal6n Dos Oc6anos para promover mejor protecci6n con- de largo alcance que se inici6 en
de la Casa de Hu6spedes Tivoli. tra los accidents por envnenenamin- marzo de 1964 y el objetivo del pro-
Betty Slaughter, comentadora de to, particularmente ente los niios". grama, a realizarse en un period de
das, mostrar agunas i las 6ti- various afios, es el de hacer reparacio-
s A a de ]as i nes grandes con el menos costo posi-
mas novedades de la Divisi6n de n
Abastos del Canal de PanamA. MIiem- VISITANTES DE LA ble para los que pagan alquiler.
bros del club modelarAn. Thomas W. Grimison, del Ramo de
Se servirA caf6 y las reservaciones SEiVMANA Especificaciones y Presupuestos de la
se pueden hacer llamando hasta el Esclusas de Miraflores 4,851 Divsi6n de Ingenieria, de la Direc-
20 d marzo a las siguientes personas: Esclusas de Catuin 1,036 ci6n de Ingenieria y Construccion,
Dra. Cenevieve Ferguson, Balboa Museo de Asuntos Civiles 125 esti asignado al program, que pa-
2G60; Sra. Lois Paolucci, Balboa Jardines Summit 826 trocna la Divisi6n de Servicioso-
2924; o a la Sra. Evelyn Matheney, Summt-- 826 munales de la Direcci6on de Abastos
oBalboa 3646S. Las Cruces, Grayling, y Servicios Comunales.
L;, prsidernta del desfile de modas A naansi, 19 viajes 1,174 Las inspecciones de mantenimien-
is It Dra,. Genevieve Ferguson. For- Trinsitos: to se hacen por lo menos una vez
man t;urmhir,'n parte del comit6 la Sra. Orcades ._ _ 1,400 cada 3 anos en todas las 6.000 unida-
Evelyn Matheney, Sra. Beverly Cran Total 9,412 des de vivienda de la empresa del
Fawcett y la Sra. Marjorie Foscue. Canal de Panama.


Trabajo Excepcional de Seguridad

Realize Personal de las Escuelas


"Todo el personal de la Divisi6n
de Escuelas de la Zona del Canal
estA realizando un trabajo excepcio-
nal en el program de seguridad. El
tiempo, cuidado y atenci6n dedicados
al program de seguridad esta pro-
bado en el record que estableci6 esta
division al recibir por und6cimo aiio
el Certificado de Realizaci6n del
Consejo Nacional de Seguridad",
manifest el Vicegobernador H. R.


Espectaculo Anual

De Animalitos el

Sabado 23 de Marzo
El D6cimo EspectAculo Anual de
Animales Dom6sticos de la Sociedad
para la Prevenci6n de la Crueldad
hacia los Animales (SPCA), tendrA
lugar en el Estadio de Balboa el
sibado 23 de marzo a las 5:30 p.m.
Se ha planeado una categoria espe-
cial para las razas mezcladas, y habra
trofeos, cintas y premios especiales.
Se servirAn refrescos.
Mis informaci6n sobre el espec-
tAculo puede obtenerse lamando al
tel6fono de la Sra. C. M. Holcomb,
Balboa 3396.
La informaci6n concerniente a las
entradas puede obtenerse llamando
a los tel6fonos: Balboa 3025, 3396 6
1791; Camboa 352; y Curund6 2257
y 4250.
Los formularios de inscripci6n
pueden pedirlos en las siguientes
localidades: Escuela Elemental de
Curund6; Jewish Welfare Board
(JWB), la Calle de La Boca, Balboa;
Centro de Servicio Comunal del
Ejercito y el Post Exchange de Fuerte
Clayton; Oficina de la SPCA, Coro-
zal; Clinica de Animales Pequefios,
(Contin6a en la pdgina 4)


Una Via en Cruce

De Pedro Miguel
Trinsito de una sola via sera man-
tenido en el cruce de ferrocarril de
Pedro Miguel en la Carretera Gail-
lard el sibado entire las 7 a.m. y las
3 p.m., para pennitir al personal de
la Division de Ferrocarril hacer
reparaciones al cruce.


Parfitt al entregarle el mencionado
certificado a F. A. Castles, superin-
tendente de la Divisi6n de Escuelas
de la Zona del Canal, en breve cere-
monia celebrada en el despacho del
Vicegobernador. Estuvieron presen-
tes B. I. Everson, director de Asuntos
Civiles, y altos funcionarios de la
Division de Escuelas.
El Certificado de Realizaci6n del
Consejo Nacional de Seguridad fue
otorgado a la Divisi6n de Escuelas
de la Zona del Canal en base al 90
por ciento o mas de participaci6n que
tuvieron las escuelas de la Zona del
Canal en el program Nacional de
Seguridad Escolar. Al obtener este
honor, la Divisi6n de Escuelas de la
Zona del Canal serA inscrita por un-
d6cima vez en el Cuadro de Honor
Escolar del Consejo Nacional de
Seguridad, que correspondeal afio
escolar 1966-67.
Las Escuelas Latinoamericanas y
Estadounidenses de la Zona del Canal
participaron en el program de segu-
ridad y cada escuela fuc calificada
individualmente por sus propios
m6ritos.
Las escuelas estAn ahora en pos
del Cuadro de Honor por duod6cima
vez.


No Ande Descaizo

En las Esclusas
La Division de Esclusas del Canal
de Panama no estA viendo con buenos
ojos a los visitantes que van descalzos
por el Area de las esclusas.
Por esta raz6n, Truman H. Hoenke,
Jefe de la Divisi6n de Esclusas, ha
ordenado que se niegue la entrada a
las esclusas a los visitantes que vayan
Sdescalzos. Y en caso de que esten ya
dentro de las esclusas descalzos, se
les pedirA que abandonen el Area.
Probablemente estos l6timos traten
de engafiar al guardia al entrar con
zapatos para quitarselos luego cuando
ya est6n dentro a salvo.
No es que la Divisi6n de Esclusas
se oponga al andar descalzo. Todo
hombre o mujer tiene su gusto y
raz6n. Es s6lo que el Area de los visi-
tantes en las esclusas, estA adyacente
a las actividades industriales done
hay peligrosas particular de metales,
vidrios y otros mrateriales filosos.
Se ha tornado esta media para
evitar heridas.


En Vigor

Las Citas

En Gorgas

El nuevo sistema a base de
citas estA actualmente en vigor
para los pacientes externos del
Hospital Gorgas.
Con la cooperaci6n de los pa-
cientes se conseguira reducir el
tiempo de espera y se podrAn ob-
tener mayores beneficios del per-
sonal y de las instalaciones del
hospital.
Para hacer sus citas llame al
tel6fono, Balboa 6454 6 6369.
Si por alguna circunstancia
se le hace impossible cumplir
con su cita:
Llame (a cualquiera de los dos
n6meros telef6nicos arriba men-
cionados) para que el Oficinista
Clinico sepa. Al no cancelar usted
su cita para que otro paciente la
use, puede privar a cualquiera de
una atenci6n m6dica temprana.


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Marzo 15, 1968


Gente en la Noticia


La Srta. Lois I. Bushell trabaja como
ayudante estudiantil en la Seccion de
Discos del Centro de Servicios Co-
munales de Balboa. Este es el segun-
do aflo que participa en el Programa
de Ayudantes Estudiantiles del Canal
de Panama, pues en el verano de
1967 trabaj6 en el Centro de Servi-
cios Comunales de Santa Cruz. La
Srta. Bushell naci6 en el Hospital
Gorgas el 17 de marzo de 1950 y
curs6 sus studios primaries y secun-
darios en la comunidad de Paraiso
donde se gradu6 el mes pasado con
el primer puesto de honor recibiendo
muchas medallas y tocAndole el alto
honor de pronunciar el discurso de
despedida que se intitul6: "Los Pro-
blemas de la Juventud en Este Mun-
do Cambiante". En su escuela fue
president del Club de Futuras En-
fermeras; perteneci6 al Coro y al
Club de Espafiol; y fue secretaria del
Club "Sparkling Preps". Los planes
de la Srta. Bushell son seguir estu-
dios de enfermeria en los Estados
Unidos. Su pasatiempo favorite es
cantar, especialmente canciones po-
nulares, ya sea como solista o en coro.
Le gusta ademfs ir al cine y leer no-
velas romAnticas. Con respect a su
trabajo actual consider que ofrece
experiencia para empleos posteriores.


Lionso Diaz F. trabaja en la Secci6n de Mercancias del
Centro de Servicios Comunales de Diablo Heights bajo
el Program de Ayudantes Estudiantiles que dirige la
Direcci6n de Personal del Canal de Panama. Es la pri-
mera vez que participa en este program y se siente
content debido a la variedad del trabajo y a las muchas
experiencias que esti adquiriendo. Es oriundo de la
Cabuya de Parita, en la Provincia de Herrera, donde
naci6 el 7 de febrero de 1949. Curs6 sus studios pri-
marios en su tierra natal y los secundarios en el Seminario
San Jos6 de Las Cumbres, en el Colegio Rodolfo Chiari
de Aguadulce y en el Colegio Jos6 Daniel Crespo de
Chitrd, donde se gradu6 de bachiller en letras. Sus
planes son estudiar el profesorado de espafiol en la Uni-
versidad de Panama. Sus ratos libres los aprovecha para
leer peri6dicos y revistas, especialmente del AID que
traen articulos sobre el trabajo en asuntos comunales.
Su deported favorite es el ffitbol, que aprendi6 a jugar
durante los 2 afios que estuvo en el Seminario de
Las Cumbres.


Gotas de Historia


Noviembre 19, 1805-Naci6 en Ver-
sailles Fernando de Lesseps.
Noviembre 20, 1913-Un movimien-
to en el derrumbe oriental de Cule-
bra puso en march unas 150.000
yards cfbicas de material.
Noviembre 21, 1739-La flota del
Almirante Vernon entr6 al puerto
de Porto Bello y en pocas horas
capture el fuerte de San Felipe.
Noviembre 21, 1825-E1 Sr. Hurtado,
el primer ministry de Colombia en
Gran Bretafia, fue recibido por el
Rey George IV.
Noviembre 21, 1913-E1 Presidente
Wilson hizo una proclama promul-
gando las Reglas para la Medici6n
de los Barcos para el Canal de
Panami.
Noviembre 22, 1855-E1 New York
Herald inform que las Compafiias
U.S. Mail y la Pacific Mail
debian a la Nicaragua Transit Co.
$101.949.62, como consecuencia
del acuerdo entire las tres compa-
fiias que se comprometieron divi-
dir en igual cantidad sus ingresos
brutos.
Noviembre 22, 1913-Alfred Brown,
nadador professional de los Esta-
dos Unidos, nad6 desde las Esclu-
sas de Gatun a travis de la via
interoceAnica hasta un punto que
quedaba a 1 milla de Balboa. La
distancia recorrida fue de aproxi-
madamente 22 millas.


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El gran historiador panameio
Ruben Dario Caries en su libro
"CuAndo Fueron Fundados los Pue-
blos y Ciudades del Istmo de Pana-
mB" nos trae un relato escrito por
Cockburn, un fugitive y extraviado
que pas6 de Honduras BritAnica a
Chiriqui en 1732, sobre la invasion
de los indios mosquitos al incipiente
villorrio de San Jos6 de David.
He aqui el mencionado pasaje:
"Lleg6 una compafiia de estos in-
dios bravos a la ciudad y la saque6
IlevAndose much riqueza. Los habi-
tantes que eran pocos y no estaban
aperoibidos para tal enemigo, se vie-
ron obligados a pasar por todo; y
despues del saqueo, los indios bravos
cometieron una de las crueldades
mis atroces que puede caber en co-
raz6n de hombre. S61o habia un cl6-
rigo en La Villa, que era espafiol, de
la Orden de San Francisco, a quien
apresaron y dieron muerte del si-
guiente modo inhumane: primero lo
escalparon, arrancindole la piel y
dejandole el crineo desnudo. Luego
clavaron la piel a una lanza y baila-
ron en derredor durante largo tiem-
po; despues plantaron un palo alto
en el suelo, empalando el cuerpo del
clerigo todavia vivo y divirtiendose
con bArbara alegria ante la exquisite


tortura, burlAndose de su profesi6n y
diciendo que s6lo era aquello poca
venganza por el torrente de sangre
india hasta entonces vertida por los
espafioles. Despu6s de haberse sacia-
do los ojos con tan lamentable espec-
taculo, hicieron una gran hoguera en
torno de la victim y siguieron bai-
lando alrededor del fuego hasta que-
dar el cuerpo reducido a cenizas".




SPILLWAY
Publicaci6n official del Canal de Pana-
ma. Se autoriza la reproducci6n ya fue-
re verbal o escrita de cualquier cr6nica
o noticia aqui aparecida, sin necesidad
de solicitud express.
W. P. LEBER
Gobernador de la Zona del Canal
H. R. PAHFITT
Vicegobernador
FRANK A. BALDWIN
Jefe de la Oficina de Informacidn
La infornaci6n que se deseare publicar
en el SPILLWAY debe ser enviada a la
oficina del Jefe de Prensa. Dirigir la
correspondencia a PANAMA CANAL
SPILLWAY, Apartado M, Balboa, Zona
del Canal.
Distribuci6n gratuita a todos los em-
pleados del Canal de Panaml. Valor
de la subscripci6n para otros (inclu-
yendo envio por correo) $2.60 al aio.
Los cheques deben hacerse pagaderos
al Panama Canal Company y dirigidos
a: SPILLWAY Subscriptions, Box M,
Balboa Heights, Canal Zone.


____En Su Pantalla


PARAISO

Viernes 15__ CERRADO


SAbado 16-_-

Domingo 17_

Lunes 18 --

Martes 19 ...

Mi6rcoles 20

Jueves 21-_-.


To Hell And Back (AYC) y
Imitation Of Life (AYC)
The Great Race (AYC)

The Great Race (AYC)

CERRADO
Donovan's Reef (AYC) y
Amorous Adventures Of Moll
Flanders (ADULTOS)
The Countess From Hong Kong
ADULTSO)


Viernes 22__. CERRADO

GUIA DEL CINE: A, Adultos; Y, J6venes de 12 a 16


SANTA CRUZ
To Hell And Back (AYC) y
Imitation Of Life (AYC)
CERRADO

A Fine Madness (ADULTOS)
Donovan's Reef (AYC) y
Amorous Adventures Of Moll
Flanders (ADULTOS)
The Countess From Hong Kong
ADULTSO)
Curse Of Frankenstein (AY)

CERRADO
The Big Mouth (AYC) y
East Of Sudan (AYC)
C, Nifios de 8 a 12.


RAINBOW CITY
10:00 p.m.
Them (AY)_
Arizona Raiders (AYC) y
Uranium Boom (AY)
One Million Years B.C. (AY)

One Million Years B.C. (AY)

Deadlier Than The Male
ADULTSO)

CERRADO
Judith (AY) y
Hud ADULTSO)
10-00 n.m.
20 Million Miles To Eearth (AY)


CANAL 2
DOMINGO
9:30-Alfred Hitchcock
10:30-Mi Amigo el Mago
11:00-Suerte y Alegria con la Loteria
11:30-Alma de Acero
12:00-Peleas Que Hicieron Historia
12:30-Show del Mediodia
2:30-Tarde de Toros
4:30-Los Invencibles
6:00-El Zorro
6:30-Reino Salvaje
7:00-Disneylandia
8:00-El Gran Chaparral
9:00-Misi6n Imposible
10:00-Premiere de Gala

LUNES
11:15-Carnaval de Cartones
11:30-Randall el Justiciero
12:00-Buggs Bunny
12:30-Noticias
1:00-Show de la Una
2:00-Las Enfermeras
3 00-La Novela del Dos
3:30-Telenovela Maribel
4:00-Los Amiguitos de Roblin
5.00-Los Cuatro Fantisticos
5:30-Randall el Justiciero
6:00-Flash Gordon
6:30-Noticias
7:00-Batman
7:30-La Tremenda Corte
8:00-Los Invasores
9:00-FBI en Acci6n
10:00-Noticias
10:30-Las Enfermeras

MARTES
11:15-Carnaval de Cartones
11:30-Randall el Justiciero
12:00-Buggs Bunny
12:30-Noticias
1:00-Show de la Una
2:00-Las Enfenneras
3:00-La Novela del Dos
3:30-Telenovela Maribel
4:00-Los Amiguitos de Rohlan
5:00-Inspector Ardilla
5:30-Randall el Justiciero
6:00-Flash Gordon
6:30-Noticias
7:00-El Joven Centenario
7:30-La Tremenda Corte
8:00-Alma de Acero
9:00-Comandos del Desierto
9:30-Dragnet
10:00-Noticias
10:30-Las Enfermeras

MIERCOLES
11:15-Carnaval de Cartones
11:30-Randalll Justiciero
12:00-Loteria y Alegria
12:30-Noticias
1:00-Show de la Una
2:00-Las Enfermeras
3:00-La Novela del Dos
3:30-Telenovela Maribel
4:00-Los Amiguitos de RoblAn
5:00-Milton el Monstruo
5:30-Randall el Justiciero
6:00-Flash Gordon
6:30-Noticias
7:00-Suefio con Jeannie
7:30-Blanquita Amaro
8:30-Judd por la Defensa
9:30-Reto al Mal
10:00-Noticias
10:30-Las Enfermeras

JUEVES
11:] 5-Carnaval de Cartones
11:30-Randall el Justiciero
12:00-Buggs Bunny
12:30-Noticias
1:00-Show de la Una
2:00-Las Enfermeras
3 00-La Novela del Dos
3:30-Telenovela Maribel
4:00-Los Amiguitos de Roblbn
5:00-Viaje al Centro de la Tierra
5:30-Randall el Justiciero
6:00-Flash Gordon
6:30-Noticias
7:00-Mi Mujer es Hechicera
7:30-La Tremenda Corte
8:00-El Hombre del Maletin
9:00-La Caldera del Diablo
10:00--Noticias
10:30-Las Enfermeras

VIERNES
11:1 5-Carnaval de Cartones
11:30-Randall el Justiciero
12:00-Buggs Bunny
12:30-Noticias
1:00-Show de la Una
2:00-Las Enfeermas
3 00-La Novela del Dos
3:30-Telenovela Maribel
4:00-Los Amiguitos de Roblan
5:00-King Kong
5:30-Randall el Justiciero
6:00-Flash Gordon
6:30-Noticias
7:00-La Novicia Voladora
7 30-El Caf6 Squirt
8 00--Los Gorilas de Garrison
9:00-Departamento de Policia de
Nueva York
9:30-Nocturnal
10:00-Noticias
10:30-Las Enfetmeras

SABADO
10:00-Carnaval de Cartones
10:30-Perfiles de Valor
11:30-El Pijaro Carpintero
12:00-(Mis Adorables Sobrinos
12:30-Noticias
1:00-De Mujer a Mujer
2:00-Reprise de la Novela Maribel
4:00-Familia por Accidente
4:30-La Leyenda de Custer
5:30-Los Tres Chiflados
6:00-Mr. Terrific
6:30-Noticias
7:00-Hondo
8:00--Manix
9:00-Viaje a las Estrellas
10:00-Noticias
10:30-SAbado de Horror


CANAL 4

DOMINGO
8:45-Documental
9:15-La Santa Misa
10:00-Todo por la Patria
10:45-Silvese Quien Pueda
11:30-Ventana del Mundo
12:30-Granjero Ultimo Modelo
1:00-Los Cucos
1:30-Domingo Deportivo
6:00-Viaje al Fondo del Mar
7:00-Bonanza
8:00-El Santo
9:00-El Agente de C.I.P.O.L.
10:00-Estreno Sorpresivo

LUNES
11:15-C6micas
11:30-Lassie
12:00--Misica y Risas
1:00-Noticias
1:30-La Hora de Corin Tellado
2:00-Cine Hogar
4:00-La Gran Aventura
5:00-Novela de la Tarde
5:25-Instantineas Sociales
5:30-Piginas de la Vida
6:00-Catapln
6:15-El Hombre de Acero
6:45-Primera Plana
6:50-Noticias
7:30--ElGato
8:00-Lunes de Revlon
8 30-Su Novela Favorita
9:00-Conflictos Humanos
9:30-Enigma
10:30-Cita con la Muerte
11:30-Noticias

MARTES
11:15-C6micas
11:30-Lassie
12:00--Misica y Risas
1:00-Noticias
1:30-La Hora de Corin Tellado
2:00-Cine Hogar
4:00-La Ruta del Sol
5:00-Novela de la Tarde
5:25-Instantineas Sociales
5:30-Paiginas de la Vida
6:00-Cataplin
6:15-E1 Hombre de Acero
6:45-Primera Plana
6:50-Noticias
7:30-C6micos y Canciones
8:00-La Hora Continental
8:30-Su Novela Favorita
9:00-Conflictos Humanos
9:30-O'Brien
10:30-Cita con la Muerte
11:30-Noticias

MIERCOLES
11:15-C6micas
11:30-Lassie
12:00-Sorteo de la Loteria
12:15-Misica y Risas
1:00-Noticias
1:30-La Hora de Corin Tellado
2:00-Cine Hogar
4:00-Puertos de Intriga
5:00-Novela de la Tarde
5:25-Instant ineas Sociales
5:30-Paginas de la Vida
6:50-Noticias
6:00-Catapln
6:15-El Hombre de Acero
6:45-Primera Plana
7:30-Carrousel Internacional
8:00-Estrellas Palmolive
8:30-Su Novela Favorita
9:00-Conflictos Humanos
9:30-Los Vengadores
10:30-Cita con la Muerte
11:30-Noticias

JUEVES
11:15-C6micas
11:30-Lassie
12:00-Milsica y Risas
1:00--Noticias
1:30-La Hora de Corin Tellado
2:00-Camino de la Verdad
2:15-Cine Hogar
4:00-Los Islefios
5:00-Novela de la Tarde
5:25-Instantfineas Sociales
5:30-Paginas de la Vida
6:00-Cataplhn
6:15-E1 Hombre de Acero
6:45-Primera Plana
6:50-Noticias
7:30-Beverly Ricos
8:00-Jueves Estelares de Pond's
8:30-Su Novela Favorita
9:00-Conflictos Humanos
9:30-Jim West
10:30-Cita con la Muerte
11:30-Noticias

VIERNES
11:15-C6micas
11:30-Lassie
12:00--Msica y Risas
1:00-Noticias
1:30-La Hora de Corin Tellado
2:00-Cine Hogar
4:00-Aventuras en el Paraiso
5:00-Novela de la Tarde
5:25-Instantineas Sociales
5:30-Paiginas de la Vida
6:00-Cataplun
6:15-El Hombre de Acero
:45--Primera Plana
6:50-Noticias
7:30-Tarzin
8 30-Su Novela Favorita
9:00-Conflictos Humanos
9:30-Yo Soy Espia
10:30-La Hora Cero

SABADO
10:30-C6micas
11:00-Colorin Colorao
12:00-Mi Madre es un Convertible
12:30-HIroes de Hogan
1:00-Noticias
1:30-La Mujer Opina
2:00-Reprise de Corin Tellado
4:00-Aventuras en Alaska
5:15-Luchar o Morir
5:45-Daniel Boone
6:5 5-rimra Plana
6:50-Noticias
7-30--Sibados de Orange Crush
8-00--A Petici6n Soya
8-30-Prrdidos en el Espacio
9:30-Cimarr6n
10:30-Martin'z Blanco


CALENDARIO DE EVENTS
MARZO
17-24-Fiestas Patronales de San Jos6 de David y gran feria commercial,
industrial, ganadera, agricola y folkl6rica. David es la tercera
ciudad de Panama y un gran centro agricola.

19-Las fiestas patronales de San Jos6 se celebran tambidn en Pesd, SonA,
Pedasi, La Concepci6n, Toli, El Valle de Ant6n, y el Coco de
La Chorrera.


Pigina 2


Los Mosquitos en David


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Marzo 15, 1968


SPILLWAY DEL CANAL DE PANAMA


"Amor Sin Barreras"


Sera Presentada Aqui


"Amor Sin Barreras" ha sido esco-
gida como la producci6n a beneficio
del Fondo Unido de 1968, segiin
anuncio echo por Paul M. Run-
nestrand, Director Ejecutivo del
Fondo Unido de la Zona del Canal,
en su despacho de Balboa Heights.
Esta extravaganza musical deberai
estrenarse el 18 de julio en el Audi-
torio de la Escuela Secundaria de
Balboa y la primer llamada para
escoger el personal de production
sernl hecha el 27 de mayo.
Bruce Quinn, quien produjo y
dirigi6 "Mi Bella Dama", 6xito fi-
nanciero y cuya asistencia record
llev6 a unos 7.000 aficionados a
aplaudir esa producci6n de la Zona
del Canal, ha sido encargado de la
producci6n de "Amor Sin Barreras".
Quinn fue el productor de presenta-
clones tan sobresalientes como "El
Rey y Yo", "iOklahoma!" y "El
Vendedor de Ilusiones", y dirigio
"South Pacific" v "La Novicia
Rebelde".
David Lomnnen, jefe del departa-
mento de drama de la Universidad
de la Zona del Canal y quien consi-
gui6 un gran 6xito con su represen-
taci6n de Becket, en el drama del
mismo nombre en el Teatro de An-
c6n, sera el director de "Amor Sin
Barreras". Dirigi6 y produjo el 6xito
sin precedentes de "Bye Bye Birdie",
presentado en la Universidad de la
Zona del Canal, y actuanlente es
productor y director de la produc-
ci6n universitaria "Li'l Abner".
La core6grafa para "Amor Sin Ba-
rreras" sera Vera Bomford, quien di-
rigi6 la coreografia de Oklahoma!",
"South Pacific", "Little Mary Sun-
shine", "The Fantasticks" y "Bye
Bye Birdie", ademas de "Li'l Abner".
Carl Chapman, director de muisica
de la Universidad de la Zona del






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Canal, dirigirn a mfisica de "Amor
Sin Barreras". Fue director musical
de "Bye Bye Birdie" y lo es actual-
mente de "Li'l Abner".
"Amor Sin Barreras" estAl basada -
en la obra "Romeo y Julieta" de
Shakespeare, modernizada y situada
en Nueva York. La historic se refiere -"-. t
a la guerra entire pandillas de neoyor-LA,
quinos y puertorriquefios, y principal-
mente al conflict entire dos pandillas
conocidas conomo Los Jets y Los Tibu-
rones, respectivaiente, contraparte
Ide los Montescos y Capuletos de a
Shakespeare. La obra fuc dirigida
en Broadway por Jerome Robbins,IA
quien tambien se encarg6 de su bri-
llante coreografia. La tninmsica es ori-
ginal del famoso compositor estado- ,
unitlense Leonard Bernstein.
La Banda 79 del Ejircito, refor- '
zada por mtisicos locales, se encar-
gari tde la mnisica en la proucci6n de ,
la Zona del Canal. ..
Hlabri que asignar unos 38 pape- -. -
los, con s61o cuatro papeles para
adults. Los restantes 34 papeles de- "
beri'n ser interpretados por j6venes. :. "--' "
Se necesitan bailarines y cantantes y
s deetiende una especial invitaci6n a Las integrantes del poderoso equipo Lan-Chile de la Liga de Softball Femenino del Pacifico de la Zona del
los estudiantes que estn pasando sus Canal posan con su director Jim Bethel teniendo como fondo el Edificio de Administraci6n de Balboa Heights.
los estudiantes que estin pasando sus Este equipo gan6 sus primeros 5 juegos pero tuvo una derrota y qued6 empatado en el primer lugar con el equipo
vacaciones en el Istmo para que par- Schlitz, cuya primera posici6n serA definida posteriormente. De izquierda a derecha: de pie, Claudia Beckford,
ticipen en la presentaci6n de la pro- Mary Ann Watson, Joan Bethel, Ida Scott, Carole Gerald, Irene Birch, Narcissa McFarland y Jim Bethel.
ducci6n de "Amor Sin Barreras". Arrodilladas: Alice Villarreal, Sarah Ramsey, Patricia Walters, Felicia Hinds y Jeanne Mathews.


"Esto Lo Arreglo Yo" Lista de los Jubilados


Sera Estrenada Hoy


"Esto Lo Arreglo Yo" es el nom-
bre de la farsa contemporanea que
se ensaya en la actualidad en el Tea-
tro Taller de la Asociaci6n Panameiio
Norteamericana y que sera presen-
tada en este centro cultural por la
Uni6n de Artistas de PanamA a par-
tir de hoy.
La direcci6n de esta obra, origi-
nal de la conocida escritora paname-
fia, Acracia Sarasqueta de Smyth, es-
tara a cargo de Joseph Young, direc-
tor veteran y de reconocida fama
que mostr6 sus altas capacidades en
Panama con "Kansas Me Recuerda el
Infierno", "Nacida Ayer" (premio
Pablo Crespillo de mejor obra en
1966) y "El Momento de Tu Vida",
y del dinamico y hAbil Steve Treacy,
voluntario del Cuerpo de Paz que
se distingui6 en la direcci6n de la
obra "El Case de las Petunias Aplas-
tadas".
Componen el elenco de "Esto Lo
Arreglo Yo" artists de reconocida
fama y capacidad tales como: Blan-
quita Casanova de Him, Ines Balma-


CUADRO DE HONOR DEL

BANCO DE SANGRE

HOSPITAL GORGAS


DIRECTION DE SALUBRIDAD
William C. Allen
George C. Arnien
Amelia P. de Dumanoir
Jesus M. Figueroa
Roy R. Candy
Eugenio Garcia
Alfred Gordon
Charles Green
Sanford S. Leffingwell
Marcus Smith
Claudio C. McFarlanc
John M. Torman
Henry C. Weeks
Randolph Wellington
DIRECTION DE INGENIERIA
Y CONSTRUCTION
Norbert L. Buchanan
Lydia Czapek
Carlos H. Gaslin
Ernesto Gittens
James R. Hovan
Roger M. Howe
Vicente A. Lagunero
David Murrain
Winston F. Peart
Rubelio B. Quintero
F. J. Reilly
Herbert St. Louis
Christopher Sealey
Hopeton Simms
Robert H. Stewart
Leon M. Warren
Cosmas Zephyrine
DIRECTION DE ABASTOS Y
SERVICIOS COMUNALES
Norman B. Davison


DIRECTION DE ASUNTOS
CIVILES
William E. Affeltranger
Silverio Chiari
E. L. Cotton
Frank DuPree
Robert S. Knox
David W. Lowe, Jr.
Larry J. Miller
HIctor H. Sanchez M.
Thomas N. Stewart
Donald W. Wilson

DIRECTION DE MARINA
Vincente Ara
Agustin Brito M.
Jose A. Cruz C.
Conrado Livingston Hinds
Fclipe SAnchez M.
Josb D. Urriola
CONTRALORIA
Manuel de Jesfs Carcia
Ira N. C. Read
Eduardo Yin Vega
DIRECTION DE TRANSPORT
Y TERMINALES
Ben M. Barsallo P.
Gregorio Camarena
Rufus A. Graves
OTROS
Maximiliano Andri6n
C rsar Ernesto Meneses
Nicolas R. Pitti
Robert L. Champagne


ceda, Lynn Odinov, Ivonne La Lyre
Cu6dez, Doris de Gracia, Edwin C.
Saucedo O., Carlos. Carrasco, Tito
Ni-iez y Eduardo Hull. La esceno-
grafia de la obra estarA a cargo del
professor de disefio Daniel de Le6n y


En el Mes de Febrero


Certificados de jubilaci6n fueron
entregados a las siguientes personas,
cuyos nombres aparecen abajo junto
con sus lugares de empleo y aios de
servicio:


el jefe de scenario es Dionisio Or- Sra. Mary E. Becker, Ayudante Pa-
tega, actor y tesorero de la Union gadora, Rmno de Contabilidad Me-
Nacional de Artistas de PanamA. cdnica y N6minas de Pago, sector
El estreno tendrA lugar hoy en el Pacifico: 28 afos, 2 meses y 25
Sal6n de Actos de la Asociaci6n Pa- dias.
namefio Norteamericana en done se Sra. Elvera N. Breakfield, Jefa, Ser-
vicios de Oficina, Imprenta, sec-
presentara 5 dias seguidos. Estara en tor Pacifico: 22 aiios, 6 meses y 29
escena en la Universidad de PanamA, dias.
en el Colegio Jos6 Guardia Vega de Denton W. Broad, Capataz General,
Col6n, en el Teatro Plaza de David Operaciones de las Esclusas, Divi-
y en el aula mAxima de la Normal si6n de Esclusas, sector Pacifico:
Juan Dem6stenes Arosemena de 34 afios, 2 meses y 16 dias.
an D ees James O. Brown, Estibador, Divisi6n
Santiago de Veraguas. de Tenninales, sector Atlintico:
24 aiios, 10 meses y 4 dias.
Reginald Callender, Jefe de Opera-
Club del Gorgas cones de Equipo de Contaduria,
Ramo de Contabilidad MecAnica y
Paseara A Go-Go N6minas de Pago, sector Pacifico:
27 arios y 18 dias.
E 24 de M a zo Teleson Clark, Estibador, Divisi6n de
Terminales, sector AtlAntico: 38
afios, 5 meses y 10 dias.
El Club Social "19" del Hosital Carlos Coto, Mozo de Oficio, Divi-
Gorgas, anuncia que todo esta listo si6n de Abastos, sector Pacifico:
para el gran paseo "Penonome 24 afios, 3 meses y 15 dias.
A Go-Go" que se efectuarn el do- Mateo Cubilla, Operario de Lancha
mingo 24 de marzo. Los omnibuses Nlotora, Divisi6n de Dragas, sec-
saldrAn de la Avenida Nacional en tor Pacifico: 38 afios, 5 meses y 13
Panam as 6:00 .m. y d alie as.
Panam alas 6:00 a.m. y delay cle Luis de Sedas, Jr., Jardinero, Divi-
12 y la Avenida Central de Colon a si6n de Servicios Comunales, sec-
las 4:00 a.m. tor Pacifico: 28 afios, 9 meses y
Todo cl que asista puede estar se- 8 dias.
guro de que gozara nadando en el Abelino Diaz, Obrero (Mantenimien-
"Balneario Las Mendozas" y bailando to de Vias F6rreas-Linea Princi-
al son del Combo de Willie Moro. pal), Divisi6n de Ferrocarril, sec-
tor Pacifico: 30 afios, 10 meses y
Los precious por boleto son de $3 para 25 dias.
los que salen de PanamA y de $4 Salom6n Vergara, Pavimentador, Di-
para los de Col6n. Los boletos pue- vision de Mantenimiento, sector
den obtcnerse con los miembros del Pacifico: 31 afios, 1 mes y 24 dias.
personal de Ambulancia del Hospital Conrad S. Drew, Conductor de Ca-
Gorgas o de Coco Solo, o llamando a nmi6n, Divisi6n de Abastos, sector
las siguentes personas: lod a Pacifico: 41 alios, 5 meses y 2 dias.
las siguientes personas: Lloyd Bar- Sra. Lucille M. Flenniken, Ayudante
nett en Pedro Miguel 4-934; Cecil Contadora. Division de Drqn--',
Walker en Paraiso 4-110; Raphael sector Pacifico: 25 aiios y 18 .I,
Price 4-666 o a Clifford Pierre al Adelaido G6mez, Lubricador (Planta
4-205, tambibn de Paraiso. Flotante), Divisi6n de Navegaci6n,
En PanamA puede comunicarse con sector Pacifico: 28 aos, 2 mess
y 9 tChas.
Henry Weeks al telifono 22-8280, Elmer J. Hack, Subjefe Oficinista
con Evans Dudley al telfono 5-2.979 (Mnecanografia), Divisi6n de Esclu-
o en el CSC N" 2 en Rio Abajo, en sas, sector Pacifico: 37 aiios, 2
el "Johnny B" tambiin en Rio Abajo meses y 4 dias.
y en Col6n en la Botica Corona. Sra. Flora R. Hack, Enfemnera (Cli-
Esta es una bonita oportunidad de nica), Hospital Gorgas: 24 aios,
4 mess y 18 dias.
conocer la bella ciudad de Penonome. W n nnss, Oficinista de
Sra. Weynell Inniss, Oficinista de
Consiga su boleto con anticipaci6n, Almnacn, Divisi6n de Abastos,
ya que no se vendenrn despues de las Rmino de Mercadeo, sector Paci-
6:00 p.m. del viernes 22 de marzo. fico: 27 alios, 2 meses y 10 dias.
SLester L. Largent, Teniente de Poli-
cia, Divisi6n de Policia, sector
El Ministro de Inulustrias y Co- Atlintico: 33 anios y 2 meses.
mercio del Ecuador ha informado Sydney D. Lovell, Prensista Litogrni-
que su pals espera concertirse en fico, Imprenta, sector Pacifico: 41
exportador de petr6leo para fines de afios y 11 dias.
ee ai, en q Esteban Mackay, Operario de Lan-
e.rte aio, en que se producirn chas, Divisi6n de Navegacion, sec-
10.000 barriles diariamente en la tor Pacifico: 33 afios, 7 meses y
regidn oriental de esa nacidn. 29 dias.


Dullbha Makan, Tendedor de Tube-
ria, Divisi6n de Terminales, sec-
tor Atlantico: 24 afios, 11 meses
y 7 dias.
Purcell H. Marshall, Cocinero de Co-
midas Ligeras, Divisi6n de Abas-
tos, sector Pacifico: 34 afios, 3
meses y 27 dias.
Edgar D. Miller, Tendedor de ,Tube-
ria, Divisi6n de Mantemnmiento,
sector Athlntico: 50 afios, :' meses
y 22 dias.
John F. Oster, Especialista en Nor-
mas de Personal, Subdirecci6n de
Personal, sector Pacifico: 21 alios,
8 meses y 8 dias.
Gerald S. Parris, Superintendente
Capataz de Estibadores, Divisi6n
de Terminales, sector AtlAntico: 30
afios, 9 meses y 26 dias.
Pedro Peralta, Operario de Maquina
Embaladora de Chatarra, Divisi6n
de Abastos, sector Pacifico: 30
afos, 8 meses y 9 dias.
Alphonso R. Phillips, Maestro de
Escuelas Primarias Latinoamerica-
nas, Divisi6n de Escuelas, sector
Pacifico: 37 afios, 5 meses y 9 dias.
Emeterio Pimienta, Encargado de
Mantenimiento, Ramo de Meteoro-
logia e Hidrografia, sector Pacifico:
26 aflos, 11 meses y 19 dias.
Srta. Victoria Pineda, Clasificadora y
Marcadora (Lavanderia), Divisi6n
de Abastos, sector Pacifico: 26
afios, 8 meses y 24 dias.
Clyde S. Prescott, Capataz de Man-
tenimiento de Vias F6rreas (Linea
Principal), Divisi6n de Ferrocarril,
sector Pacifico: 35 afos y 7 dias.
James A. Schofield, Capataz Opera-
rio de Esclusas (MecAnico Torne-
ro), Divisi6n de Esclusas, sector
AtlAntico: 27 ailos, 1 mes y 7 dias.
Hari Singh, Superintendente Capataz
de Muelles, Divisi6n de Termina-
les, sector Atlintico: 36 ailos, 2
meses y 29 dias.
George E. Shoemaker, Catalogador
de Abastos, Divisi6n de Abastos,
sector Pacifico: 32 afios, 10 meses
y 8 dias.
Frank J. Stewart, Operario de Loco-
motora de Remolque (Esclusas),
Division de Esclusas, sector Paci-
fico: 33 afios, 1 mes y 14 dias.
Sra. Mildred S. Rowe, Maestra de
Escuelas Primarias Estadouniden-
ses, Divisi6n de Escuclas, sector
Pacifico: 17 afios, 10 meses y 6
dias.
Howard H. Sprague, Subjefe Audi-
tor, Division de Auditoria General,
sector Pacifico: 28 anios, 5 meses
y 15 dias.
Sra. Melida Tack, Auxiliar de Enfer-
meria, Hospital Corgas: 16 anios,
6 mieses y 6 dias.
Jesse D. Tate, Jefe Capataz, Divisi6n
de Dragas, sector Pacifico: 37 aimos
y 4 dias.

Una nueva ley argentina sobre los
transports concede una exencion de
impue.stos del 100 por ciento a los
barcos construidos en los astilleros
locales, y otra del .50 por ciento a la.
incersiones de equipo, instalaciones
y accesorios para cargue y descargue.


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SPILLWAY DEL CANAL DE PANAMA


Marzo 15, 1968


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Los cursos de nataci6n son parte del Programa de Recreaci6n de Verano a cargo del Departamento de
Fisica de la Divisi6n de Escuelas del Canal de PanamA. La fotografia recoge el moment en que nifios
City y sus instructors reposan un moment en la piscina de dicha comunidad del sector Atlan


Presentan Hoy

Obra Teatral

En Crist6bal
La obra "Inherit The Wind" sera
presentada esta noche y mafiana en
el auditorio de la Escuela Secundaria
de Crist6bal por el Circulo DramiA-
tico de la Escuela Secundaria de Cris-
t6bal. Las reservaciones pueden ha-
cerse Ilamando por tel6fono al
3-6242.
La obra trata sobre un maestro
pueblerino, papel desempefiado por
Stan Janasiewicz, quien esti enjui-
ciado por ensefiar la teoria de la
evoluci6n de Darwin.
Marvin Scott hace el papel de
Matthew Harrison Brady, tres veces
candidate a la Presidencia de los Es-
tados Unidos y ahora el fiscal en el
famoso juicio.
Un sarcistico reporter de un pe-
ri6dico es desempefiado por Craig
Firth. Un conocido abogado, Henry
Drummond, enviado por el peri6dico
para defender al maestro de escuela,
es desempefiado por Doug Jones.
Otros miembros del reparto son
Eileen Ridge y Stephen Firth.
El tel6n se descorrerA a las 8 p.m.


Clases de Costura
La Sra. Lucy Taylor esti ensefian-
do a hacer polleras y montunos en la
Junta Hebrea de Beneficencia (JBW)
los minrcoles por la noche de 7 a 9
p.m. Se cobra una pequefia suma por
cada clase.


Nuevo Horario

De Almacenes
Sector AtlAntico
Coco Solo: Lunes, miitrcoles y
viernes de 10:00 a.m. a 5:30 p.m.;
jueves de 1:00 p.m. a 8:00 p.m.; sai-
hado de 8:30 a.m. a 4:00 p.m.
Rainbow City: Martes, miercoles
y viernes de 10:00 a.m. a 5:30 p.m.;
jueves de 1:00 p.m. a 8:00 p.m.:
sabadon de 8:30 a.m. a 4:00 p.m.
Sector Pacifico
Balboa-Almac6n Principal, Anexo
para Hombres, Almacbn de Articulos
para el Hogar y Almacen de Calza-
dos: Martes, miercoles y viernes de
10:00 a.m. a 5:30 p.m.; jueves de
1:00 p.m. a 8:00 p.m.; slibado de
8:30 a.m. a 4:00 p.m.
Plataforma de Despacho de Hlielo:
De lunes a sabado, 6:00 a.m. a 6:00
p.m.; domingos y dias feriados de
6:00 a.m. a 2:00 p.m.
Gamboa: Lunes de 1:00 p.m. a
8:00 p.m.; Martes a viernes de 10:00
a.m. a 5:30 p.m.; sAbado de 8:30
a.m. a 4:00 p.m.
Paraiso: Lunes, martes y viernes
de 8:30 a.m. a 12:30 p.m. y de 2:30
p.m. a 5:30 p.m.; miercoles de 1:00
p.m. a 8:00 p.m.: sibado de 9:00 a.m.
a 4:00 p.m.


Equipo de Cricket de Trinic

Celebrara 5 Juegos en la Z


El sAbado 30 de marzo llegari al
aeropuerto international de Tocu-
men el equipo de cricket Castillo, de
Trinidad, para celebrar una series de
cinco partidos con los equipos loca-
les en un period de 2 semanas.
La series ha sido organizada como


Torneo de Golf

En Camp Bierd

El Domingo 24
El Club de Golf Seabreeze cele-
brara su Tercer Torneo Anual por
Invitaci6n "Frank A. Franklin" en
su cancha de golf en Camp Bierd el
domingo 24 del corriente.
El event se iniciara a las 9:30 a.m.
y ninguna rueda comenzara despubs
de la 1 p.m. con el objeto de dar
facilidades a los jugadores del sector
Pacifico. Habra tres categories, A, B
y C.
La cuota de inscripci6n para el
torneo es de $1.50 por jugador y se
entregaran premios al ganador y al
ocupante del segundo lugar en cada
categoria.
El p6blico estA invitado para pre-
senciar este torneo. HabrA refrescos
a la venta.


tribute a los antillanos j
la Repilblica de Panami.
a todos los juegos sera
gastos de la gira han sido
por contribuciones de $1
de boletos que pueden se
de miembros de los equ
de cricket.


IComunidades Latinoamericanas

Crean Consejos de Recreacion


I -p, .,


El calendario de los juegos es el
siguiente:
Marzo 31, 10 a.m.-Trinidad vs. Es-
trellas del AtlAntico, Mount Hope.
Abril 3, 10 a.m.-Trinidad vs. Estre-
Ilas del Pacifico, Santa Cruz.
Abril 4, 10 a.m.-Trinidad vs. Lucas
C.C., Mount Hope.
Abril 6 y 7, 11 a.m.-Trinidad vs.
Estrellas Istmefias, Estadio de
Balboa.
Abril 9, 10 a.m.-Trinidad vs. Ber-
narr Thompson's XI, Paraiso.
Los jugadores locales estAn practi-
cando en Paraiso y en Mount Hope.
PrActicas especiales nocturnas se Ile-
van a cabo en el Parque de Beisbol
de Paraiso de lunes a viernes. Se
solicita a todos los jugadores locales
asistir a las practices.

Trinidad y Tobago ha tenido un
superduit en su balanza commercial
de $28 millones de ese pais, durante
la primera mitad de 1967, en com-
paracidn con $1 milldn de la misma
clase en la primer mitad de 1966.




Por ahorrarse unos minutes el conductor que maneja
a gran velocidad se expone a grandes riesgos.


EL CONDUCTOR que maneja a gran velocidad no tiene ninguna garantia
de que va a Ilegar a su destiny mis pronto que aqu6l que conduce manteniendo
una velocidad moderada. Lo mas que podri lograr son unos pocos minutes y
6stos no compensan por los riesgos que corre.
Hay cuatro razones bAsicas por las cuales la velocidad excesiva es peligrosa.
Estas son:
*En un moment de emergencia el conductor tiene menos tiempo para pensar
y actuar.
* Mientras mis es la velocidad a la que se esti viajando, mayor es el tiempo
que se require para detener el vehiculo.
* Si un vehiculo tiene un accident, las consecuencias serin mis series si
viajaba a gran velocidad que si lo hacia a velocidad moderada.
* La habilidad del conductor para ver y examiner el camino, tanto al frente
como a los lados, se reduce a media que la velocidad aumenta*


Espectaculo Anual de...
(Viene de la pdgina 1)
Corozal; Escuela Saint Mary; Escuela
Elemental de Fuerte Clayton; Paga-
dor del Club de Oficiales de Albrook;
Transportes Baxter en Panama y
Curundi; Centro de Actividades Ju-
veniles, Edificio 711, en la Base de la
Fuerza Aerea de Howard; en la
Bolera de Balboa; Centro de Servicio
Comunal de Curundu; Club de Golf
de Gamboa; Estaci6n de Policia de
Balboa; el Post Exchange de Albrook,
en el Despacho del Teatro de Gat6n,
y la Oficina Legal, Cuartel General
de Navegaci6n, Fuerte Amador, entire
las 7:30 a.m. y 4:00 p.m.


TORMENTA

Algunas personas se sienten muy
seguras cuando esta relampagueando
por el solo hecho de estar dentro de
la casa. Sin embargo, aun dentro de
la casa es necesario tomar ciertas
precauciones.
SNo se pare en puertas o ventanas
Sabiertas. Mantengase alejado de obje-
tos de metal tales como chimeneas,
Scaferias, tel6fonos y aparatos de tele-
visi6n. Todos ellos pueden atraer a
Slos rayos y lesionarlo si estai muy
c'rca de los mismos.
Si se encuentra a la intemperie y
ve que se avecina una tempestad,
busque inmediatamente un lugar
clonde guareccrse; con much fre-
cuencia hay una tronada fuerte antes
Sde quo empiece a lover. Busque re-
fugio en un edificio o en un automh-
vil y suba las ventanillas.
Si no encuentra ning6n lugar
donde cobijarse busque una cueva,
agujero en la tierra o tirese en la
tierra. Tenga cuidado de no ser el
objcto miAs alto en el area ya que,
generalmente, los rayos caen sobre
ellos. Nunca se pare debajo de un
trbol aislado de los demis.
Otros lugares peligrosos son: en
un bote, en la parte mis alta de una
loma, cuando se esta nadando, en las
proximidades de una cerca de alam-
bre, montado a caballo o en una
bicicleta.
El lugar mds peligroso . es bajo
un Arbol aislado. En realidad el arbol
es un pararrayos y con toda probabi-
lidad va a ser lo primero que atraiga
al rayo. La corriente el6ctrica baja
a lo largo de la corteza hilmeda hasta
Slas raices electrificando la tierra a su


Los miembros del Consejo de Re-
creaci6n de Paraiso son: Dudley
Jones, president; Erick Oakley, vice-
presidente; Harold Williams, secreta-
rio; Beatrice Jones, tesorera; Goodwin
Moore y Garfield Mayers (beisbol);
William Gordon (baloncesto); Toribio
Martin y Robert Pate (baile); Doc
Farrel (domin6); Eric Greene (juego
de tejo y volibol); Alfred Bowen
(softball masculine); Sra. Hannah
Moore y Sra. Beatrice Jones (softball
femenino); Clifton L6pez y Fernando
Bradley (tenis); John West (pista y
campo); Oscar Murrell (nataci6n);
Guy Bruton (cricket); y Alpheus Shan
(golf). Carl Scotland, president del
Comiti de Recreaci6n del Consejo
Civico de Paraiso es el coordinator
general de todas las actividades.


W Los lideres de actividades recreati-
vas de Pedro Miguel y Paraiso crearon
consejos de recreaci6n para fomentar
el interns en la formaci6n de una
mente sana en cuerpo sano comba-
tiendo el "ocio letal", promoviendo
el "descanso active" y hacienda mas
uso de las instalaciones deportivas.
Santa Cruz estableceri su consejo
durante esta semana. Rainbow City
espera el nombramiento de un coor-
dinador de recreaci6n del consejo
civico antes de crear una organizaci6n
similar.
Egbert Best, veteran trabajador
de la comunidad y organizador de
deportes, sali6 electo como president
del Consejo de Recreaci6n de Pedro
Miguel. Los otros components de la
directive son: Alfred Bushell, vice-
presidente; Doris Delgado, secretariat;
SEduardo Best, subsecretario; y Janet
SStanford, tesorera. Claude Burgess,
Spresidente del Comit6 de Recreaci6n
del Consejo Civico de Pedro Miguel
Ses el coordinator general de todas las
actividades.
Educaci6n Se nombraron los siguientes coor-
de Rainbow dinadores de actividades: George
ntico. Griffith (beisbol); Alfred Bowen (soft-
ball masculine); Sra. Catherine Dunn
y Sra.. Vida Morrell (softball feme-
_d nino); Cedric Bailey (volibol); Eduar-
Sdo Blades (baloncesto); William
Woodcock y Tony Lawrence (tenis);
ona Oscar Murrell (nataci6n); Claude
Smith (Pequefia Liga); Robert Pate
ubilados de (juego de tejo); Claude Burgess, Jr.
La entrada (tenis de mesa); Clifford Bovell (bai-
gratis. Los les tipicos); Sra. Amy Foster Forbes
sufragados y Seabert Haynes (pista y campo);
por medio Reginald Bennett (juego de domin6);
er obtenidos Sra. Alberta Garnett (actividades so-
ipos locales ciales femeninas); Sylvester Callender
(aptitud fisica).


DE TRUENOS


alrededor. En otras ocasiones la carga
el6ctrica rebota y cae sobre cual-
quier cosa que estd cerca. Un Arbol
aislado es el blanco con mayors posi-
bilidades ya que es el objeto miAs alto
en el Area.
El lugar rods seguro . es dentro
de un autom6vil debido a la estruc-
tura de metal que tiene. Los investi-
gadores de los laboratories de la
Westinghouse infonnan que cuando
cae un rayo en un autom6vil, la co-
rriente circula por todo el metal, via-
jando por los muelles, ejes y cojinetes
hasta llegar a las ruedas. De alli la
carga electric salta a los neumaticos
y pasa a la tierra.
La persona que se encuentra gua-
recida dentro de un autom6vil sufrirA
ligeras quemaduras, solamente si estA
en contact dirccto con el metal. El
hecho cierto es que los investigadores
tienen grandes dificultades para en-
contrar casos en que un automOvil
haya recibido la descarga de un rayo.


PAgina 4


I I


Desde el Lunes

Inician Pruebas

Para Melodrama
Las pruebas para "Solamente Una
Huerfana", un melodrama en cuatro
actos que presentar-a el Theatre
Guild en el Teatro de Anc6n en abril,
estan programadas para el 18, 19 y
20 de marzo. El teatro estarA abierto
todas estas noches a las 7:30 p.m. Se
invita a todo el que esti interesado
en former parte de esta obra que se
una al grupo local de actors.
Se necesitan ocho personajes para
"Solamente Una Hu6rfana". Ellos
son: un malvado de la ciudad; un
joven campesino bien definido; su
padre y su madre; Nellie la huerfana;
un extranjero amable; un vecino y
la hija del vecino, descrita como "un
rayo solar".
Un buen maestro de ceremonies,
y tal vez un prestidigitador, junto con
camareros cantantes, un cuarteto de
barberia y gente versada en come-
dias, quedan cordialmente invitados
a ir a las pruebas. Se hace un Ilamado
tambi6n a los bailarines de la era del
noventa y a los bailarines de la
mi6sica suave y del zapateo.
El director Don Lohse declar6 (las
mayfisculas son suyas) que "La Di-
recci6n ha puesto todo su ESMERO
para asegurar que el DRAMA se pre-
sente con TODOS los efectos que
contribuyeron grandemente al tre-
mendo EXITO que tuvo en Broad-
way".
Floyd Holland es el productor.




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