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 Material Information
Title: The Panama Canal spillway = el Canal de Panamá spillway
Portion of title: Spillway
Parallel title: Canal de Panamá Spillway
Issues for also have Spanish title: Spillway del Canal de Panamá
Physical Description: 37 v. : ill. ; 43 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Canal Zone
Panama Canal Company
United States -- Panama Canal Commission
United States
Publisher: Panama Canal
Place of Publication: Balboa Hights, C.Z
Creation Date: March 19, 1976
Publication Date: 1963-1999
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 )
Genre: federal government publication   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )
serial   ( sobekcm )
 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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Resource Identifier: oclc - 02582102
lccn - 83642750
issn - 0364-8044
Classification: lcc - HE538 .A37
ddc - 386/.444/05
System ID: UF00094771:01065
 Related Items
Preceded by: Spillway
Succeeded by: Faro (Balboa, Panama)

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Gift of the Panama Canal Museum


More Than 60 Years of Service to World Commerce


The Panama Canal Spillway


Friday, March 19, 1976


Vol. XIV, No. 33


Aboard the Panama Canal tug "Chester Harding," Mrs. Kathryne Hard-
ing Deeble holds the wheel to show off the inscribed bracelet she
received in October 1970 when she was invited to New Orleans to
christen the new tug in the name of her father. Brig. Gen. Chester
Harding served as the second Governor of the Canal Zone from Jan-
uary 1917 to February 1921. It was Mrs. Deeble's first trip to the
Isthmus since she left as a young bride 55 years ago. She was
accompanied by her son, William.


2d Governor's Daughter


Recalls Zone of 1907


Kathryne Harding Deeble re-
turned to the Canal Zone last
week-69 years after her first trip
to the Isthmus.
As a 9-year-old school girl, she
first accompanied her parents to
the Canal Zone of construction
days when her father Maj. Chester
Harding was assigned as chief of
dredging and marine operations
of the Atlantic Division.
Her memories of those days are
vivid today: She attended Gatun
School and describes it as "a little
country school with all of the
classes in one room."
Most days her diary read:
"went to school a.m., went to
school p.m.; played with Mary."
She sang "The Little Town of
Bethlehem" in a school play.
The center of social life was
the top floor of the old Isthmian
Canal Commission building and
she recalls the entertainment one
night was a man who painted pic-
tures with his toes.
In 1913, Major Harding re-
turned to the States, but was back
in the Zone a year later as assist-
ant to the Governor and then En-
gineer of Maintenance. Kathryne
remained in boarding school.
She returned in 1916 just a few
months before her father, then
Brigadier General Harding, was
appointed the second governor of
the Canal Zone, replacing General
Goethals.
Now in the Governor's Man-
sion, she lived the life of a proper
young lady circa 1917-being
poled up the Chagres in cayucos
for picnics, sailing to Taboga,
taking riding lessons and, in the
evenings, attending balls and
dances and parties.
The ball she remembers best-


given for the Prince of Wales-
scandalized Isthmian society. Each
guest was sent a pass to the
Tivoli Hotel to insure that only
the elite of Panama and the Canal
Zone appeared before the Prince.
He danced the first dance with
the daughter of the British Am-
bassador, the second dance with
(Continued on p. 4)


'Sick' Workers

Urged to Return

To Their Jobs
All Canal employees participat-
ing in an illegal "sickout" that
began earlier this week were urged
to return to their jobs by Gov.
H. R. Parfitt, who expressed his
deepest concern for their actions.
As of press time, approximately
700 key employees reported sick,
sharply cutting the transit capacity
of the Canal and impairing other
vital functions within the Canal
Zone. Governor Parfitt was par-
ticularly concerned with the high
absenteeism among teachers, which
resulted in the closing of all U.S.
schools in the Canal Zone.
Governor Parfitt had a number
of meetings with labor leaders and
urged them to prevail on those
participating in the sickout to re-
turn to their jobs.
The sickout was attributed to
opposition to personnel and wage
proposals now being considered,
such as raising the Canal Zone
wage base cutoff from NM-4 to
NM-6 and MG-10.
The Governor took note of the
fact that local labor leaders had
met with officials in Washington
to discuss the proposals and had
found many of them sympathetic
to their views. He added that any
illegal action being taken by those
employees not reporting for work
could have a negative effect by
alienating officials in Washington
who have shown a willingness to
support Canal workers.
Earlier this month, an appeal was
made by Representative Leonor K.
Sullivan, Chairman of the Com-
mittee on Merchant Marine and
Fisheries, U.S. House of Repre-
sentatives. Referring to the wage
base cutoff and freeze, she said,
"I am against such a proposal and
I think your representatives who
have been here in Washington,
along with the work that I and
some other members of Congress
have been doing have a very good
(Continued on p. 4)


Atlantic Side Program


To Mark Women's Year


A 3-day program entitled "Wom-
en and the Spirit of '76" will be
presented on the Atlantic side next
month as the Canal organization's
closing formal observance of In-
ternational Women's Year.
A full schedule of seminars and
other activities will be held
April 6, 7 and 8 at the Cristobal
Police Training Center and at the
Washington Hyatt Hotel in Colon.
Discussions will cover a wide
range of topics, including such
issues as "Better Parenting" and
"Using Your Skills in Working
with Management."
The highlight of the program
will be a dinner at the Hotel
Washington Hyatt featuring a so-
cial hour followed by a panel dis-
cussion on "Menopause, Stress
and Climacteric-A Family Con-
cern." Further details on topics,
panels and films to be presented
plus a social hour sponsored by
the Canal Zone Federally Em-
ployed Women on the closing day
of the program will be announced
later.
"Women and the Spirit of '76"
is being sponsored by the Pan-


ama Canal Office of Equal Op-
portunity and Dr. Ana M. Wake-
land, Federal Women's Program
Coordinator for the Canal orga-
nization, will head a committee to
coordinate the activities for the
program.
Serving on the committee are:
Maria Brown, clerk at the Cristo-
tobal Freight House; Claire Coop
bal Freight House; Claire Cooper,
teacher at the Fort Davis Elemen-
tary School; Ray Dymond, Youth
Officer (Advisor), Police Division;
Jeanette S. Fryer, clerical assist-
ant, Pilot Liaison Office Cristobal,
Transit Operations Division; Don-
ald Pierpoint, Accounts Mainte-
nance clerk, Terminals Division;
Carmen Plata, administrative serv-
ices assistant, Food Services
Branch, Supply Division, and pres-
ident of the Federally Employed
Women; Norita Scott, computer
systems analyst, Data Processing
Division; Pat Wallace, Director of
Nursing, Coco Solo Hospital; and
Valerie Boughner, apprentice elec-
tronic mechanic, Gamboa Elec-
tronic Shop.


Col. Albert L. Gore



New Health Director


To Assume Duties


Col. Albert L. Gore, who has
been named director of the Canal
Zone Health Bureau, arrived on
the Isthmus this week to assume
his new duties. He was accom-
panied by his wife, Marianna.
Colonel Gore succeeds Col. Bed-
ford H. Berrey, who has retired
from military service and has
joined the Veterans Hospital in
Washington, D.C.




-Ada a-Hf v


Col. Albert L. Gore


UW Softball

Tournament

Is Announced
The annual International Canal
Zone United Way-Viceroy Soft-
ball Tournament is scheduled for
the period April 6 through 18, at
the Pacific Softball League park
in Balboa.
The tournament, jointly spon-
sored by the Canal Zone United
Way and Tabacalera Istmefia, S.A.
(producers of Viceroy cigarettes in
Panama), brings together the top
32 softball teams on the Isthmus
in a double elimination tourna-
ment. Teams have been invited
from Panama and the Canal Zone.
Each team will be assessed a
$25 entrance fee which will be
donated to the 1976 Canal Zone
United Way campaign. An addi-
tional $25 deposit is required from
each team as a guarantee of per-
formance by that team. This $25
will be refunded to the team if
it does not forfeit or is disqualified.
Any interested team should con-
tact the tournament chairman, Ab-
diel Flynn, 52-5909 or 25-6296,
or Pacific Softball League officials
Bill De La Mater, 52-7870 or 52-
6528, or Bill Nickisher at 52-7714
or 52-6661.
All games will be played in the
Pacific Softball League park with
three games played on week nights
starting at 6:30 p.m. and on Sat-
urdays and Sundays starting at
9:30 a.m.
First, second, and third place
team and individual player tro-
phies will be awarded by lack
Davis, general manager of Taba-
calera Istmeiia, S.A., and Ray-
mond Sepilveda, will award the
most valuable player awards.
Representatives of the Canal
Zone United Way, the Governor's
Office, and Tabacalera Istmeia,
S.A. will be present for opening
ceremonies.


The new Health Director comes
to the Isthmus from Fort Bragg,
N.C., where he was commanding
officer of Womack Anny Hospital
and commander, U.S. Army Med-
ical Department Activity from
July 1972.
A native of Mississippi, Colonel
Gore earned a bachelor of science
degree in chemistry from Missis-
sippi College at Clinton in 1947
and his medical degree from Tu-
lane University School of Medicine
in 1951. He served his internship
at City Hospital, Mobile, Ala.
Beginning his military career in
1940 as a private in the infantry,
Colonel Gore was commissioned a
second lieutenant in the Signal
Corps in 1942. During World
War II, he served as a signal offi-
cer at Truax Field, Wis., and at
Boca Raton Army Field, Fla., and
commanded a Signal Corps heavy
construction company in the South-
west Pacific Theater of Operations.
Following his discharge from ac-
tive duty in 1946, he returned to
college to compete his medical
education.
In private practice in Jackson,
Miss., from 1952 to 1986, Colonel
Gore was chief of the medical staff
at Hinds General Hospital, in that
city, 1965-66. Rejoining the Mis-
sissippi National Guard in 1957,
he commanded the 213th Medical
Battalion until he returned to the
regular Army in 1966 as a colonel
in the Medical Corps.
Since returning to active duty,
he served as deputy surgeon, Fifth
U.S. Army, Fort Sheridan, Ill.; as
commanding officer, 133d Med-
ical Group/Surgeon USA Support
Command and command surgeon,
Military Air Command, in Thai-
land; and was commanding officer
of Munson Army Hospital and di-
rector of Medical Department Ac-
tivities, Fort Leavenworth, Kans.,
remaining there until 1972.
He is a graduate of the Flight
Surgeons School at the School of
Aerospace Medicine, Brooks AFB,
Tex.
He holds the Vietnam Service
Medal, Vietnam Campaign Melal,
Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Melal
with Battle Star, Mississippi Msg-
nolia Cross and Legion of Meit
with Oak Leaf Cluster.
Certified by the American Boar!
of Family Practice, Colonel Gore
has been a Fellow in the Amer-
ican Academy of Family Physi-
cians since 1972; has served as a
member of the board of directors
of the Uniformed Services Chapter
of the American Academy of Fam-
ily Physicians and as a delegate to
the national conference for the
past 2 years; as secretary and
treasurer and on the board of di-
rectors of the Mississippi Academy
of General Practitioners; past pres-
ident of the Mississippi Flying
Physicians Association; and past
president of the Mississippi Na-
tional Guard Association.
He is a member of the American
Medical Association, Aerospace
Medical Association, Mississippi
Medical Association, Central Med-
ical Association, Association of
Military Surgeons and a life mem-
(Continued on p. 4)


tH'- -1







THE PANAMA CANAL SPILLWAY


March 19, 1976


l People in the News
: .c . ..� "


The Panama Canal Company's highest form of recognition-the Dis-
tinguished Service Award-is presented to Joffre R. Sauvageau, left, by
Gov. H. R. Parfitt for his highly exceptional and exemplary performance
of duties and his contributions to civic and community activities. He was
also cited for the key role he played in public health activities in the
Canal Zone and Republic of Panama, and his part as a member of the
medical team sent to Nicaragua to treat General Somoza in 1956. Sau-
vageau, a nurse-anesthetist at Gorgas Hospital, recently retired with
31 years of service. The award was accompanied by a $500 check. With
Sauvageau at the award ceremony is his wife, Margaret.



Several Are Promoted


Within Police Division


As a result of recent retire-
ments, the Canal Zone Police
Division has announced seven pro-
motions.
Lt. Stanley M. Watts was ap-
pointed Police Inspector (lieu-
tenant). Watts has served with
the division in both districts since
1952 and assumes his new re-
sponsibilities at Police Headquar-
ters.
Lt. William R. Thrift, formerly
a detective sergeant in Balboa, is
now assigned to the Cristobal Dis-
trict as a shift commander. Thrift
has been with the division since
1964.
Lt. Sylvan Arthur Welty, a
sergeant since 1964, will assume
his new responsibilities as shift
commander in the Cristobal Dis-
trict. Welty has been with the
division since 1958.

Ticket Deadline Today

For Hirschl Party
the retirement party for Dr.
Dmniel Hirschl, former Chief of
tie Pediatric Services, will begin
a 7 p.m., March 23, in the patio
aea of Fort Amador Officers' Club.
Deadline for the purchase of
tickets is today. They may be ob-
tained by telephoning any of the
following numbers during the day:
52-3406, 52-7275, 52-5972, 52-
3845, 43-1947, or 87-3176.
Tonight, reservations may be
made by telephoning 52-2886 or
in Panama, the following numbers:
69-1509, 26-0852, 23-7040, or 23-
4539.
Dr. Hirschl established the Gor-
gas Pediatric Service and through
February was its only chief.
0 0 0
Question: How is credit given
for retirement purposes for service
which is performed on an inter-
mittent basis?
Answer: In most cases, only the
actual days worked may be cred-
ited.


Detective Sgt. Richard H. Kinsey
was appointed to his present posi-
tion within the Balboa Detective
Office. Kinsey, with the division
since 1960, was a detective II
within the same office.
Sgt. Donald L. Nungester was
appointed to the detective II posi-
tion vacated by Kinsey. Nungester
joined the division upon separa-
tion from the military service
in 1964.
Two police officers were pro-
moted and have assumed new
responsibilities. Rodman Under-
hill, Jr., with 15 years as a patrol-
man in Cristobal, was promoted to
sergeant and Donald R. Rudy, Jr.,
was promoted from the uniform
ranks to detective.


Having a large family is cause
for great satisfaction but it also
means a life full of work and
privations to support it.
To be the father of 12 children
of whom 6 have become profes-
sionals and 2 more are on the
way to becoming professionals,
is quite an achievement, and one
that involves heavy expenses. And
when that same head of the family
is a janitor, the achievement takes
on even greater meaning.
Well, that is precisely what has
been done by Sebastian H. Lare-
mont, a janitor in the Community
Services Division who is currently
working at the Industrial Training
Center in Balboa Heights.
Laremont, who has more than
37 years of Federal service, came
to work for the Canal organiza-
tion in 1946 and since then has
spent all but 2 years working for
that division.
He was born in Martinique,
French Antilles. In 1913, shortly
after his birth, his family brought
him to Panama. Here he com-
pleted elementary and secondary
school and later taught for a while
at the St. Vincent de Paul School.
He was married in 1935 and
with the invaluable aid of his wife,
Ambrozine, he began the most
important work of his life: giving
their children a religious upbring-
ing in a home where one can sense
the love between parents and
children.
These days, Laremont is espe-
cially proud because on May 3 his
son Benjamin, the third child, will
graduate as a doctor of medicine,
specializing in family medicine,
from the Meharry School of Med-
icine in Nashville, Tenn. But that
is not the first such satisfaction he
has known. Looking over the list
of his children's accomplishments,
one can see how hard he has
worked and the many rewards he
and his wife have received during
their life together.
Their eldest son, Dr. Sebastian
H. Laremont, Jr., is the director
of the San Miguelito Clinic. Claire,
now married, has a master's degree
in history and teaches high school
in Silver Creek, N.Y. Mary Ann
will obtain her degree in medicine
from the University of Guadala-
jara, Mexico, next year.
Alice is assistant manager of
Federal Credit Union No. 5849 in


There is no time for a trip to the hospital if a man is splashed with a
corrosive substance or acid while unloading or bunkering a ship. So the
Transportation and Terminals Bureau has installed emergency shower
and eyewash facilities on the Atlantic and Pacific side piers. Howard
Jones, Jr., a Terminals Division stevedore, turns the water on full force
to demonstrate how the eyewash works.


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Balboa and hopes next year to get
her degree as a Certified Public
Accountant from the University of
Panama. Victor is married and
settled in Chiriqui Province. Joseph,
a seaman, is presently at sea. Rose
Marie and Yvonne are married to
sergeants in the U.S. Army.
Michael, 18, is in the eleventh
grade at the Colegio Rem6n Can-
tera and at night is studying to be
a computer technician at the Ins-
tituto de T6cnicas Especializadas.
Tonio, 17, is a third-year student
of automotive mechanics at Es-
cuela de Artes y Oficios Melchor
Lasso de la Vega. And the young-
est, Beatriz, 16, who was born
handicapped, is at home under the
care of her mother, who has always

Canadian Designer

Will Hold Clinic

At Balboa YMCA


inson will present fashions from
his recent collection at a style
show to be held at the Fort Clay-
ton Recreation Center on April 10.
Robinson, who was trained in
haute couture in France under
Christian Dior, Yves St. Laurent
and other designers, was invited
by Edna C6rdova for the benefit
of her sewing classes and the gen-
eral public. The style show will
follow a 3-day clinic which Robin-
son will teach at the Balboa YMCA
from April 7 through 9.
Information about the clinic and
the style show can be obtained
from Wayne King at 52-2759; Lea
-"-s6 Layne at 87-5526 and Jeanine
A Wilder at 87-5526.


been the model mother and wife.
Laremont has no university
degree but he reads extensively
and is extremely well-informed. At
present, his greatest desire is to
see his son Benjamin earn his
degree in medicine. His children
say that his chief pastime is visiting
on Sunday afternoons those who
are hospitalized.

New Philharmonic

Concert Orchestra

Announces Openings
The recently formed Philhar-
monic Concert Orchestra is pre-
sently in rehearsal for its first
public performance to be given in
the Canal Zone shortly, marking
the bicentennial celebrations.
The orchestra's cofounders, Sam-
uel Anchor and Norman Slade,
both well-known local pianists,
have formed what they expect to
be a permanent concert orchestra.
They have issued an invitation to
any professional or semiprofessional
musician interested in joining the
Philharmonic. There are vacancies
for bassoon, French horn, viola,
second flute and first and second
violins.
Presently, the orchestra numbers
23 permanent musicians with an
interesting international background
consisting of North Americans,
Panamanians, Japanese, Spanish
and Salvadorans. The group meets
at St. Luke's Cathedral, Ancon,
Canal Zone at 2 p.m. each Sun-
day. Any qualified musician who
would like to join the group is
invited to contact the organizers
at the time indicated.


Panama Canal Spillway

HAROLD R. PARFITI RICIhAnD L. HUNT IFR NK A. BALDWIN
Governor of the Carval Zone Lieutenant Governor Information Officer
TIIE PANAMA CANAL SPILLWAY is an official publication of the Panama
Canal, Balboa Heights, C.Z. All articles are available to news media and
may be reprinted without further clearance. SIPfL.waY material should
arrive at the Panama Canal Press Office no later than 4 p.m., Friday,
one weelk prior to publication. Only urgent material can be accepted as
late as noon Monday. D)istiibuted free to all Panama Canal employees.
Subscriptions cost 84 for students and $6 for others. Ainnail subscriptions
cost 819 a cyar. Make checks payable to Panama Canal Company and
address to: Chief, Adciinistrative Services Division, P.O. Box M,
Balboa Heights, C.Z.


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March 19, 1976


Page 3


THE PANAMA CANAL SPILLWAY


(Schedule subject to change without notice. (C) indicates color program.)


FRIDAY, MARCH 19
3:00-Sign-On News
3:05-Sesame Street
4:05-Bob Cummings
4:30-Fractured Flickers
4:55-General Hospital
5:15-Flipper
5:40-Three for the Money
(Series ends)
6:00-Dateline (C)
6:40-You Asked for It (C)
7:05-Bonanza
8:00- -u Pasa? (C)
8:05-Mary Tyler Moore (C)
8:30-Maude (C)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:20-Movie: "Our Agent Tiger" (C)
10:45-Hollywood TV Theater:
Two Plays by Chekkov

SATURDAY, MARCH 20
10:00-Sign-On News
10:05-Cartoon Carnival (C)
12:00-Matinee Movie: "Pinocchio" (C)
1:10-Wyatt Earp
1:35-NFL No. 9 (C)
2:00-NCAA Basketball: Marquette vs.
S. Carolina
3:25-Heavyweight Championship of
Tennis (C)
4:50-All-Star Wrestling
5:40-Greatest Sports Legends (C)
6:00-Weekend '76 (C)
6:15-Lloyd Bridges' Water World (C)
6:40-Richard Diamond (C)
7:00-Howard Cosell
7:55-0ur American Heritage
8:05-Carol Burnett (C)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:15-Movie: "Wild Racers"
10:35-Creature Feature: "Decoy for
Error" (C)

SUNDAY, MARCH 21
12:00-Sign-On News
12:05-Music and the Spoken Word
12:35-Spring Street
1:05-NFL No. 10
1:30-NBA Basketball: N.Y. vs. Wash.
3:10-Florida Citrus Open Golf (C)
4:40-Washington Week in Review (C)
5:05-Bill Moyers Journal
6:00-Chronicle (C)
6:40-Wild Kingdom
7:05-Cher (C)
8:00-Que Pasa? (C)
8:05-The Governor and J. J.
8:30-All in the Family (C)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:15-Movie: "Panic in the City"
10:50-The Tonight Show (C)

MONDAY, MARCH 22
3:00-Sign-On News
3:05-Sesame Street
4:05-Bob Cummings




AAT THi
Beginning F


4:55-General Hospital
5:15-Gentle Ben
5:40-Truth or Consequences
6:00-Dateline (C)
6:40-Let's Make a Deal
7:05-Paul Lynde Comedy Hour
8:00--u Pasa? (C)
8:05-Longstreet (C)
9:00--Focus on Today (C)
9:20-Movie: "Brigham Young" (C)
11:15-Coronado 9

TUESDAY, MARCH 23
3:00-Sign-On News
3:05-Aesop's Fables (C)
3:30-Electric Company
4:00-Bob Cummings
4:25-Bewitched
4:50-General Hospital
5:10-Musical Chairs
5:35-The Price Is Right
6:00-Dateline (C)
6:40-The French Chef
7:05-Rawhide
8:00-Qu6 Pasa? (C)
8:05-American Parade
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:05-Movie: "Piranha"
10:50-Mike Douglas

WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24
3:00-Sign-On News
3:05-Sesame Street
4:05-Bob Cummings
4:30-Hazel
4:55-Andy Griffith
5:15-Animal World
5:40-The $10,000 Pyramid
6:00-Dateline (C)
6:40-Name That Tune (C)
7:05-Good Times (C)
7:30-Monty Hash
8:00-- Qu Pasa? (C)
8:05-The Young Lawyers (C)
(Series ends)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:20-Movie: "Pushover"
10:50-The Tonight Show
(C) THURSDAY, MARCH 25
3:00-Sign-On News
3:05-Danny Thomas
3:30-Electric Company
4:00-Bob Cummings
4:25-Mayberry RFD
4:50-General Hospital
5:10--Jack LaLaina
5:35-The Price Is Right
6:00-Dateline (C)
6:40-The Newlywed Game
7:05-Tony Orlando and Dawn (C)
8:00-- Qu Pasa? (C)
8:05-The World at War (C)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:05-Merv Griffin Show
10:35-Golden Days of Television:
"Dennis Day" "My Little Margie"






ridayv. March 19. 1976


BALBOA (Air-Conditioned) Tues.-Apache (G)
Fri., 6:15, 8:00-Apache (G) Wed.-Framed (R)
Friday Owl Show, 10:00-Bananas (SIT) (PG) Thurs.-Hammer and
Sat. Jr. Matinee, 10:00 a.m.-Adventures Wn To Kw
of Robin Hood (G)
Sun. Jr. Matinee, 12:15-Glory Guys (G) GATUN MI!
Sat.-Sun., 2:30, 6:15, 7:55-Mon., 6:15, (Air-Co:
7:55-Love and Death (PG) Fri.-Undefeated (G)
Tues., 6:15, 10:00-The Owl and the Sat. Jr. Matinee, 2:00
Pussycat (PG) Sat.-Mysterious Doc
7:55-The Way We Were (PG) Woman (BW) (PG)
Wed., 6:10, 8:45-The Day of the Locust (R) Sun. Jr. Matinee, 2:0-
Thurs., 6:15, 8:20-The Laughing Policeman Sun--Seven Thieves
(SIT) (R)
GAiM
COCO SOLO Fri.-Cinderella (G)
(Air-Conditioned) Friday Owl Show, 9:3(
Fri.-Charge of the Light Brigade (G) (PG)
Sat. Jr. Matinee, 2:00-Clambake (G) Sat. Jr. Matinee, 6:15
Sat., 7:30-Smile! (PG) Jungle Boy (G)
Sun. Jr. Matinee, 2:00-Harem Holiday (G) Sat., 8:15-Three GuI
Sun., 6:15, 8:20-Mon.-Tues., 7:30-Framed Sun The Prisoner o
(R) (SIT) (PG)
Wed.-Thurs., 7:30-The Eiger Sanction Tues.-Billy Two Hat:
(SIT) (R) Wed.-The Terminal

MARGARITA' PAR
Fri.-Flipper (G) Sun.-The Terminal M
Friday Owl Show, 10:00-The Haunting Mon-Electra Glide
(BW) (SIT) (G) Run Red (PG)
Sat. Jr. Matinee, 2:00--igby the Biggest Wed.-Brannigan and
Dog in the World (SIT) (G)
Sat.-The Rounders (G) *All night shows I
Sun. Jr. Matinee, 2:00-True Grit (G) shown. All shows are
Sun.-Funny Lady (PG) cept as shown. Progr
Mon.-Lucky Luciano (R) FILM SUITABILITY I
Tues.-Barquero (PG) mitted. General
guidance suggest
RAINBOW CITY* not be suited fc
stricted. Persons u
(Air-Conditioned) less accompanied
Sun.-Death Rides a Horse (PG) ian. X-Persons
Mon.-W. W. and the Dixie Dancekings and SIT-Indicates Sp
M*A*S0H (PG) color unless liste


Everything You Always
out Sex (SIT) (R)

NITHEATER0
nditioned)

-Boomtown (G)
tor and Singapore

I-Daniel Boone (G)
(G)

IBOA*

--The Creeping Flesh

-Tarzan and the

ns for Texas (G)
f Second Avenue

s (SIT) (PG)
Man (SIT) (PG)

AISO*
fan (SIT) (PG)
in Blue and The Hills

Smile! (PG)

begin at 7:00 except as
e post meridiem time ex-
am subject to change.
GUIDE: G--All ages ad-
audience. PG-Parental
ed, some material may
ir preteenagers. R-Re-
nder 17 not admitted un-
by parent or legal guard-
under 17 not admitted.
anish Titles. BW-AII in
ed.


Ironsides is one surgical patient who won't be able a single scar. With Dr. Beckley on the day of Iron-
to brag about his operation. The 8�-foot boa con- sides' discharge from the clinic, are Euribiades "Chi-
strictor not only can't talk but the extensive surgery riqui" Araya, a veterinarian aide, and Dawn Gerrity,
performed on him by Dr. Dann Beckley, right, a the "snake fancier" who took the mutilated, battered
veterinarian at the Small Animal Clinic, didn't leave snake to the clinic for the help that saved his life.


2 Post Offices

To Discontinue

Saturday Service
Due to austerity measures, the
Balboa and Cristobal Post Offices
will discontinue window service to
the public on Saturdays, effective
April 3. Incoming mail will con-
tinue to be distributed to post
office boxes on Saturdays and
Sunday.
Effective April 5, the Balboa
Heights Post Office will be re-
duced to a mail delivery unit.
Window services involving the
sale of stamps, money orders and
the acceptance of articles for mail-
ing will be discontinued with the
close of business April 2.
All incoming mail will continue
to be distributed to post office
boxes, as is presently being done.
Service windows will be open 5
hours a day, 9 to 11:30 a. m. and
2 to 4:30 p.m., Monday through
Friday. Patrons will be able to
pick up incoming parcel post,
registered, certified and insured
articles.


'Red Barn Bonanza'

To Raise Funds

For Scholarships
The "Red Barn Bonanza," the
Caribbean College Club's main
fund-raising event for the club's
scholarship fund, will be held on
Saturday, March 27, from 10 a.m.
to 3 p.m., at the Red Barn in
Margarita.
This year there will be a large
number of local artists and crafts-
men, white elephants and auc-
tions, baked goods, a plant booth,
and a crafts boutique with items
selling for $5 and under. Soft
drinks and snack foods also will
be available.
Tickets are 25 cents each and
may be purchased at the door on
the day of the Bonanza, at the
Coco Solo Retail Store today, to-
morrow and Sunday, or at the
Fort Gulick Commissary today
and tomorrow. Door prizes will
be awarded.
Anyone wishing to donate items
for the white elephant sale should
contact Allie Bryant at 36-666.


Surgery, Loving Care


Save 8/2-Foot Boa's Life


Ironsides has been discharged
from the hospital. Just 21 days
after Dr. Dann Beckley performed
emergency surgery to sew his
mutilated body back together, and
save his life.
In the same 21 days, Dawn
Gerrity became a heroine to the
second grade class she teaches at
the Fort Kobbe Elementary School,
and Ironsides became a class
mascot in absentia.
One sunny afternoon, Ironsides
was just a snake in the grass,
curled up in a hole and napping
after his bimonthly meal.
A few minutes later men held
him by his tail while their com-
panions slashed at him with ma-
chetes and battered him with
clubs.
Jack Duval, a high voltage elec-
trician foreman with the Elec-
trical Division, was working in the
Madden Dam area that day. He
arrived on the scene in time to
stop the beating.
He put the nearly dead boa
constrictor in a basket and carried
it to Dawn Gerrity, a neighbor he
knew was a snake fancier.
Then action. A call to the vet-
erinarian to stand by, a dash to
the car, a quick trip to the Small
Animal Clinic at Corozal, and Iron-
sides was on the operating table.
With Miss Gerrity holding his
head, an SPCA volunteer his
middle and a veterinarian aide
his tail, Dr. Beckley did a quick,
probing examination.

Cristobal Little Theatre
Is Presenting 'Cinderella'
The story of "Cinderella" is
being presented at the Cristobal
Little Theatre at 7:30 p.m., to-
night and tomorrow. For reserva-
tions call 89-4066 after 6 p.m. and
43-1916 during the day.
"Cinderella" is a production
which can provide an evening of
entertainment for young and old,
alike.
The Cristobal Little Theatre is
located in France Field. It's the
first building on the right after
turning off Randolph Road, at the
sign.


He saw that Ironside's gashes
were so deep they almost cut
through his body. His head was
battered, his back broken, his
holding fangs destroyed, massive
bruises covered the length of his
8V2-foot long body, and dirt from
the heavy tree branches the men
had used as clubs was ground
into the wounds.
Before surgery could begin,
there was a lot of cleaning and
scrubbing inside and out, and the
body cavities were flushed out
with a saline solution.
Then slowly and skillfully, Dr.
Beckley began the risky job of
putting Ironsides together again.
Using a local anesthesia to
numb each area of the body as
he reached it, he closed the in-
side muscle areas first, sewed the
inside layers of flesh together next,
and then the outside scales.
During the 3-week recuperation
period, Ironsides was a model
patient and required little daily
care. Each day local anesthesia
was applied so his wounds could
be cleansed. Dr. Beckley knew
he had eaten shortly before he
was attacked and that snakes eat
only every 2 or 3 weeks so he
wasn't concerned that Ironsides
declined the mouse offered him at
meal time.
Over at the Fort Kobbe Ele-
mentary School, the second graders
provided the long distance tender
loving care to supplement Dr.
Beckley's skills. They said daily
prayers for Ironside's recovery,
drew Valentines and get-well cards
for him, and wrote notes to Miss
Gerrity thanking her "for being
nice to the snake."
By the end of 2 weeks, Dr.
Beckley knew that Ironsides would
recover completely when he began
to show the signs of restlessness
all patients show as soon as they
feel well enough to go home.
And at the end of the third
week, Mi;ss Gerrity was told she
could pick up her ward and re-
turn him to his jungle home.
Today, once again, Ironsides is
a happy snake in the grass.







THE PANAMA CANAL SPILLWAY


March 19, 1976


SFi60 Employees Retire


-From Canal in February


.r


Members of the Canal Zone Board of Appeals have
been in session I_-re for the past 2 weeks to hear
classification appeal cases of Federal employees of
Canal Zone agencies. The Board of Appeals is com-
posed of two members representing management,
two members representing labor, and a chairman
whose regular position is that of Chief of the Classi-


Governor's Daughter
(Continued from p. 1)
the Governor's daughter, Kathryne,
and every other dance with a
"blonde"-blonde takes on special
connotations said the way Mrs.
Deeble says it-that no one recog-
nized. It turned out that she was
not only the prettiest girl at the
ball, she was the only uninvited
girl at the ball-a gatecrasher who
turned out to be a young com-
missary cashier. The story of the
shopgirl who captured the Prince's
fancy for one evening was well
publicized in the local papers at
the time.
Kathryne married a young Army
officer in the Governor's Mansion
on April 14, 1920 and returned to
the States with him.
Today, Mrs. Deeble lives in
Martha's Vineyard, Mass.
In spite of a life of excitement
that began when she was only 9,
she says her biggest thrill was an
unexpected call she received 6
years ago inviting her to come to
New Orleans to christen a new
Panama Canal tug which was to
be named for her father. She still
wears the bracelet with a charm
engraved with an outline of the
tug "Harding" and the date Octo-
ber 12, 1970.
Mrs. Deeble's son, William, ac-
companied her on her vacation.
A highlight of her visit to the
Isthmus was a reunion in El Valle
with Mrs. Cecilia Espinosa de
Arias. Mrs. Deeble was maid of
honor at Mrs. Arias' wedding 55
years ago.


fixation Appeals Office, Civil Service Cor
During the past session, the board, chaired b
Chief of the Classification Appeals Office,
M. Crater, heard 10 appeals. Board mem
left to right: Phillip Butcher, Robert Pearc(
Paul Givonetti and Michael N. Stephenson


Lt. Cato May Retirement
Party to Be Held April 3
Detective Lt. Cato May will be
honored at a retirement party to
begin at 7 p.m., April 3, at the
Canal Zone Police Lodge on Chiva
Chiva Trail.
For tickets, contact Henry Two-
hy or Jim Wheeler at the Balboa
Police Station, 52-3126, 52-7777
or 52-3227.
The $10 cost per person for
tickets include gifts, open bar,
buffet dinner and dancing to the
music of Lucho Azcsrraga.


Health Director
(Continued from p. 1)
ber of the National Guard Asso-
ciation of the United States.
Colonel Gore and his wife, the
former Marianna Stokes of Long
Beach, Miss., have five children;
Billy L. Gore, who served 5 years
in the Medical Service Corps and
is presently a lawyer and special
assistant to the Attorney General
in Mississippi; Mrs. Cheryl Boyette,
Arlington, Tex.; Mrs. Deborah
Andrews, Fort Bragg; Marsha, a
student at Campbell College, Buies
Creek, N.C. and Albert, who is a
fourth year classman at The Cit-
adel in Charleston, S.C.
With a special interest in reli-
gious education, Colonel Gore has
been a deacon in the Baptist
Church, taught adult Sunday
school in several churches; and
served as president of the Pro-
testant Men of the Chapel and as
president of the Youth Activities
Council, Fort Sheridan.


CANAL ZONE GOVERNMENT-PANAMA CANAL COMIC
PERSONNEL BUREAU

In-Service Employee Transfer-Vacar
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for appointment
religion, color, national origin, sex, age, partisan political affiliation,
factor.


PERMANENT POSITIONS Base Rate
Dietitian, NM-5/7$ ----- ---8,694.40/$10,691.20
Medical Technologist, NM-7 (Shift work required) ___$10,691.20
Medical Technologist, NM-5/7
(Shift work required) (On call) -- $8,694.40/$10,691.20
Nurse/Clinical Nurse, NM-5/7
(Shift work required) - - -- ---- __ $8,694.40/$10,691.20
Spectacle Lens Benchworker, MG-10
(Knowledge of English) - ------ - $5.98


TEMPORARY POSITION
Medical Technician, NM-4 (NTE 1 year)
(Part-Time NTE 20 hours) (Shift work required)


$7,800.00


Application must be submitted on Form 443, APPLICATION FOR TI
seven (7) calendar days from the date of this publication. A separa
submitted for each job listed. The base rates shown will be increased
appropriate differential plus a tax factor where applicable. 1 Indicates i
/ Signifies a security position to be filled only by a U.S. citizen. Qual
be reviewed at the Employment and Placement Branch, Building 366, A
Cristobal. Further information may be obtained from the Employment
telephone 52-7996, 52-7501, or 43-1288. Employing officials should no
*Subject to reclassification as Worker Trainee MG-1/NM-1. Emp
Worker Trainee Program may apply for reassignment within the program


Rio Abajo C

Making Plan

Fashion Revu
Final plans are under
fashion revue to be press
the Rio Abajo Methodis
Choir.
The production is
"Fashions of the Months"
be held at 7:30 p.m., A]
the St. Christopher's As
on 10th Street, Parque L
"Fashions of the Mon
highlight apparel worn
ama for its historical eel
and, seasonal changes,
worn by people in differ
fessions, and gay costun
during the pre-Lenten
tions.
A short variety progi
be an added attraction
Beverly Butcher, Square
and the Street Dance
models will parade to tl
of Joey Rochester. The
public is invited.


Several Grot

Signed up fo

Toe Jam '76
Several musical groups
have been signed up to
at Toe Jam "76," a 2-day
spectacular to be staged
benefit of the Canal Zon


Way.
'ANY The concert will be h
noon to midnight April
cy Bulletin from noon to 10 p.m.,
c By in Balboa Stadium and
without regard to race, ture music intended to a
or any other non-merit all ages. The stadium re
Bureau Lo- Va- of no alcoholic beverages
or ca- can- enforced.
Division tion cies Included so far are the
Gorgas Hos. P 1
Gorgas Hos. P 1 musical groups: WB Inco
Hafe and Hafe, Pay da
Coco Solo Hos. A 1 Banditos, Desperados, Lit
ville and Rare Experienc
Health A-P 1 tional musical groups a
Supply P 1 contacted as there is st
for interested participa:
tween the bands small gr.
Gorgas Hos. P 1 single musical performers
an opportunity to prese
RANSFER, no later than specialities. The food an
te application must be concession will be handle
for U.S. citizens by the
written test requirement. local Shriners.
ifications standards may Tickets will be on sal.
ncon, or Building 1105, per day at the Balboa
and Placement Branch, market and from concert
t be contacted directly.
, .l.. ... ,, n . +i t tee members on both side


m.oyee presently in tne
am.


Isthmus.


Sixteen U.S. citizens were
among the 60 employees of the
Panama Canal who retired in Feb-
ruary and will benefit from the
5.4 percent cost-of-living annuity
increase which went into effect
March 1.
Retirees' names, positions, places
S of employment and total years of
- U.S. Government service are as
follows:
William J. Anderson, psychiatric nursing as-
sistant, Mental Health Center, Pacific
side: 34 years 9 months 6 days.
William L. Benny, retail merchandise man-
agement specialist, Supply Division, Pa-
." ; cific side: 39 years 9 months 16 days.
Harold Ogton Blackman, service center man-
ager, Supply Division, Atlantic side: 42
years 7 months 19 days.
Kenneth Oliver Blackman, supervisory sup-
ply clerk, Division of Storehouses, Pa-
cific side: 36 years 3 months.
emission. Lewis F. Braden, senior control house oper-
y Deputy ator, Locks Division, Pacific side: 27
William years 4 months 11 days.
bers are, Kenneth A. Brown, painter foreman, Main-
e, Crater, tenance Division, Pacific side: 50 years
18 days.
Arcadio Buendia, oiler, Locks Division, At-
lantic side: 34 years 1 month 29 days.
Pedro Caiiate, painter, Locks Division, At-
lantic side: 36 years 2 months 18 days.
Suo'r Vido 0. Chase, clerk, Railroad Division,
ir pacific side: 32 years 11 months 9 days.
Richard W. Chesson, police private, Police
Division, Pacific side: 23 years 2 months
is f r 22 days.
Brian E. Corrigan, water treatment plant
e operator, Maintenance Division, Pacific
e side: 13 years 1 month 6 days.
vay for a Sidney Crawford, oiler (Floating Plant),
Dredging Division, Pacific side: 36 years
ented by 2 months.
st Junior Kenneth T. Daly, fire chief, Fire Division,
Pacific side: 33 years 6 months 17 days.
entitled Marcos Darkins, oiler, Locks Division, At-
lantic side: 33 years 7 months.
and will Horace Deighten Cooper, assistant service
pril 3, at station manager, Pacific side: 36 years
auditorium 5 months.
efevre. Harry A. Dockery, supervisory district facil-
ities specialist, Supply Division, Atlantic
iths" will side: 37 years 5 months 16 days.
in Pan- William H. Egger, telephone mechanic leader,
ebrations Electrical Division, Atlantic side: 37 years
clothing 6 months 28 days.
rent pro-
ues worn Retirement Party
celebra- To Be Held for 3

am will In Electrical Division
featuring
Dancer A retirement party will be held
rs. The at the Balboa Elks Club, March 26,
he music for Tom Petersen, Burt Schroeter
general and Alden Muller, of the Elec-
trical Division.
Tickets, at $7 each, will cover
a fish fry, dancing and gifts. The
ups party will begin with free cock-
tails at 6:30 p.m., supper and gifts
r presentation will follow and there
will be dancing from 9 p.m. on.
For reservations and tickets call:
Ana Maria Troitifio, 52-3421; Bill
s already Nickisher, 52-7714 (office) or 52-
perform 6661 (home); George Folger, 52-
y musical 7714 (office) or 52-6356 (home),
for the on the Pacific side and Richard
e United Swearingen, 43-2146 (office) or 43-
2508 (home) on the Atlantic side.
eld from
10 and Local Radio Assn.
April 11,
will fea- Plans Hamfest
appeal to
regulations The Canal Zone Amateur Radio
s will be Association will hold a hamfest at
10 a.m., March 27, at the Gamboa
following community center.
rporated, Highlights will include a wel-
ay, Viva, come and introduction of associa-
tie Nash- tion officials, a flea market, door
e. Addi- prizes every half hour, a radio
re being control model aircraft demonstra-
till room tion, a ham of the year award,
nts. Be- auction and grand door prize.
oups and
will have Sick Workers
ent their r r
nd drink (Continued from p. 1)
d by the chance of changing the minds of
those who advised this method of
e for $3 cutting down on Canal Zone ex-
a super- penscs." She urged employees not
commit- to "rock the boat by striking or
es of the walking off the jobs or slowdown
at this crucial time."


Page 4


Bernabh Garay, motor launch operator, Ports
Division, Atlantic side: 34 years 5 months
16 days.
Colon Garcia, stevedore, Terminals Division,
Atlantic side: 23 years 8 months 14
days.
Mavis R. Grant, sales store clerk, Supply
Division, Pacific side: 33 years 1 day.
Charles Basilio Green, linehandler, Locks
Division, Atlantic side: 22 years 1 month
25 days.
Florence W. Griffiths, supply clerk, Supply
Division, Atlantic side: 33 years 7 months
13 days.
Edward R. Hayle, seaman leader, Ports Di-
vision, Pacific side: 36 years 9 months
23 days.
Peter Hennis, brakeman, Railroad Division,
Pacific side: 36 years 4 months 15 days.
Dr. Daniel Hirschl, medical officer (Pediat-
ricsi, Gorgas Hospital, Pacific side: 26
years 10 months 29 days.
Agripino De Hoyos, liquid fuels wharfman,
Marine Bunkering Section, Atlantic side:
27 years 7 months 3 days.
Alfonso Jones, painter, Maintenance Divi-
sion, Atlantic side: 30 years 6 months
12 days.
Madeline J. Jones, sales store checker,
Supply Division, Atlantic side: 34 years
7 months 4 days.
Pauline Kaplan, cafeteria manager, Supply
Division, Atlantic side: 31 years 3 months
2 days.
Maria L. Keller, public health nurse, Public
Health Division, Pacific side: 20 years
9 days.
Gladstone L. King, deckhand, Ports Divi-
sion, Pacific side: 36 years 2 months
3 days.
Constantia T. Lawson, supervisory sales
store clerk, Supply Division, Atlantic side:
36 years 28 days.
Theodore A. Lewis, manifold operator, Ma-
rine Bunkering Division, Pacific side:
36 years 4 months 27 days.
Dalman K. Low, linehandler, Ports Division,
Pacific side: 22 years 5 months 6 days.
Oscar A. Lowe, stevedore foreman, Ter-
minals Division, Atlantic side: 32 years
5 months 2 days.
Charles P. Manning, janitor, Community
Services Division, Pacific side: 15 years
4 months 9 days.
Juan i. Martinez, liquid fuels wharfman,
Marine Bunkering Division, Atlantic side
30 years 1 day.
Icelda Mayers, dressing room attendant,
Division of Schools, Pacific side: 23
years 6 months 11 days.
David F. Mead, chief, Records Management
Branch, Administrative Services Division,
Pacific side: 43 years 1 month 27 days.
Angel C. Morales, oiler, Locks Division,
Pacific side: 32 years 9 months 11 days.
Dorothy G. McLain, accounts maintenance
clerk, Terminals Division, Atlantic side:
25 years 1 month 12 days.
Alfred Palmer, leader seaman, Ports Divi-
sion, Atlantic side: 36 years 1 month
2 days.
Luciano Pdrez, stevedore, Terminals Divi-
sion, Atlantic side: 24 years 2 months
10 days.
John T. Pessoa, retail store department
manager, Supply Division, Atlantic side:
40 years 4 months 13 days.
Muriel W. Phillips, store worker, Supply
Division, Atlantic side: 34 years 5 months
23 days.
Candelario Pineda, painter, Maintenance Di-
vision, Atlantic side: 34 years 3 months
17 days.
Avis B. Ramirez, clerk, Supply Division,
Atlantic side: 35 years 4 months 14 days.
Robert G. Richardson, warehousing-forklift
operations, Supply Division, Pacific side:
41 years 8 months 18 days.
Manuel M. Rodriguez, boatman, Locks Divi-
sion, Pacific side: 32 years 1 month
7 days.
Leonard D. Saunders, baggage man, Ter-
minals Division, Atlantic side: 36 years
16 days.
Stella A. Scantlebury, supply clerk, Supply
Division, Atantic side: 33 years 9 months
27 days.
Luisa E. Scott, sales store checker, Supply
Division, Atlantic side: 33 years 10
months 24 days.
Ezra M. Smith, chief engineer, Towboat,
Ports Division, Pacific side: 41 years
3 months 26 days.
Carlos Splatt, machinist helper, Locks Di-
vision, Pacific side: 31 years 11 months
19 days.
Wesley A. E. Thomas, brakeman, Railroad
Division, Atlantic side: 19 years 9 months
14 days.
Humberto Torres, plumbing worker, Main-
tenance Division, Atlantic side: 35 years
7 months 21 days.
Leonel Visquez, nursing assistant, Gorgas
Hospital, Pacific side: 30 years 7 months
29 days.
Harrell R. White, mate, Dredge, Dredging
Division, Pacific side: 9 years 11 months
5 days.
William C. Williford, Buildings Maintenance
general foreman, Maintenance Division,
Atlantic side: 35 years 23 days.
Cecil G. Wilmont, industrial hygiene aid,
Public Health Division, Pacific side: 34
years 20 days.











Mdas de 60 Aiios al Servicio del Comercio Mundial


Spillway del Canal de Panama


Viernes 19 de Marzo de 1976


Vol. XIV, No. 33


Piden Regresar Coronel Albert L. Gore


A bordo del remolcador "Chester Harding" del Canal de Panama, la
Sra. Kathryne Harding Deeble toma la rueda del tim6n para mostrar
el brazalete que recibi6 en octubre de 1970 cuando fue invitada a
Nueva Orleans para bautizar el nuevo remolcador con el nombre de su
padre. El General de Brigada Chester Harding sirvi6 como segundo
Gobernador de la Zona del Canal de enero de 1917 a febrero de 1921.
Este ha sido el primer viaje de la Sra. Deeble al Istmo desde que parti6
recien casada hace 55 afios. Vino acompafiada por su hijo William.


Hiia del 2� Gobernador


Recuerda la Zona de 1907


Kathryne Harding Deeble re-
gres6 a la Zona del Canal la se-
mana pasada, 69 afios despues de
haber venido al Istmo por primera
vez.
Siendo a6n una escolar de 9
afios de edad, vino con sus padres
a la Zona del Canal de los dias
de la construcci6n, cuando su pa-
dre, el Mayor Chester Harding,
fue puesto a cargo de las opera-
ciones marinas y de dragado en
la Divisi6n del AtlAntico.
Todavia recuerda vividamente
esos dias: Asisti6 a la Escuela de
Gat6n antes de que fuera termi-
nada.
Su padre le regal un diario y
en la mayoria de los dias se lee:
"fui a la escuela por la maiiana,
y por la tarde, jugue con Mary".
El centro de la vida social es-
taba en el piso superior del viejo
edificio de la Comisi6n del Canal
Istmico y recuerda que la atrac-
ci6n de una noche consisti6 en un
hombre que pintaba con los dedos
de los pies.
En 1913, el Mayor Harding re-
gres6 a los Estados Unidos. Re-
gres6 a la Zona del Canal 1 afio
despu6s, para ser ayudante del
Gobernador y luego Ingeniero de
Mantenimiento, pero Kathryne se
qued6 internal en una escuela.
Regres6 en 1916, unos pocos
meses antes de que su padre,
ahora General de Brigada Hard-
ing, fue nombrado segundo gober-
nador de la Zona del Canal, en
reemplazo del General Goethals.
Esta vez en la Mansi6n del
Gobemador, llev6 la vida propia
de una damita de 1917, subiendo
el Rio Chagres en cayucos impul-
sados por palanqueros para me-
riendas al aire libre, yendo a Ta-
boga y asistiendo a bailes y fiestas.
El baile que mejor recuerda,
en honor del Principe de Gales,
escandaliz6 a la sociedad del Ist-
mo. A cada invitado se le envi6
un pase que debia presentar a la


entrada para ser admitido, con el
fin de que s61o la flor y nata de
Panama y la Zona del Canal se
presentara ante el principle. El
principle bail primero con la hija
del Embajador de Inglaterra, des-
pues con Kathryne, la hija del Go-
bernador y todas las demAs pie-
zas con una "rubia"-la palabra
(Continda en la pdgina 4)


Al Trabajo a

Los 'Enfermos'
El Gobemador H. R. Parfitt ex-
hort6 a todos los empleados que
participan en un movimiento ile-
gal de "ausencia por enfermedad"
a que regresen a sus labores.
Al cierre de plans, unos 700
empleados claves habian informa-
do estar enfermos, disminuyendo
drAsticamente la capacidad del
Canal y obstaculizando otras ope-
raciones vitales dentro de la Zona
del Canal. El Gobernador Parfitt
estaba especialmente preocupado
por el alto niumero de ausencias
entire los maestros, que dio por re-
sultado el cierre de las escuelas
estadounidenses.
El Gobernador Parfitt tuvo va-
rias reuniones con lideres sindica-
les y los exhort6 a que hagan que
los empleados regresen al trabajo.
El movimiento fue atribuido a
la oposici6n a las propuestas que
estin siendo consideradas, tales
como la elevaci6n del nivel limited
de salaries b6sicos de la Zona del
Canal del NM-4 a NM-6 y del
MG-10.
El Gobernador sefial6 que los
lideres sindicales locales se ha-
bian reunido con funcionarios en
Washington para discutir estas
propuestas y encontraron que mu-
chos simpatizaban con sus puntos
de vista. Afiadi6 que cualquier
acci6n illegal que sea tomada por
los empleados que no se presen-
ten a trabajar, puede tener un
efecto negative sobre los funcio-
narios de Washington que han de-
mostrado su intenci6n de apoyar a
los trabajadores del Canal.
Anteriormente en este mes, la
Representante Leonor K. Sullivan,
president del Comit6 de Marina
Mercante y Pesquerias, de la C'-
mara de Representantes, hizo una
apelaci6n. RefiriBndose al nivel bA-
sico y a la congelaci6n de sala-
rios, declare: "Estoy en contra de
tal propuesta y creo que sus re-
presentantes que han estado aqui
en Washington, junto con el tra-
bajo que yo y otros miembros del
Congress hemos estado haciendo
tiene muy buenas oportunidades
de cambiar el modo de pensar de
(Continua en la pdgina 4)


Program en el Atlantico


Cerrara Ano de la Mujer


Un program de 3 dias, titu-
lado "La Mujer y el Espiritu del
76" serA presentado en el sector
AtlAntico el mes entrant como
observaci6n formal de parte de la
empresa del Canal del final del
Afio Internacional de la Mujer.
Un program complete de se-
minarios y otras actividades ten-
dra lugar los dias 6, 7 y 8 de
abril en el Centro de Adiestra-
miento de la Policia y en el Hotel
Washington Hyatt de Col6n. Se
discutirA una amplia gama de t6-
picos, incluyendo temas tales como
"Mejor Paternidad y Maternidad"
y "Utilizar sus Habilidades al Tra-
bajar con la Administraci6n".
El punto culminante del pro-
grama sera una cena en el Hotel
Washington Hyatt, durante la cual
habrA una hora social seguida de
una discusi6n de mesa redonda so-
bre "Menopausia, Tensi6n y Cli-
materica-Una Preoctipaci6n Fami-
liar". Pr6ximamente se anuncia-
rAn mAs detalles sobre los t6picos,
discusiones de mesa redonda y pe-
liculas que se presentarAn, ade-
mAs de una hora social que serA
patrocinada por las Mujeres Em-
pleadas del Gobiemo Federal en
la Zona del Canal.
"La Mujer y el Espiritu del
76" es patrocinado por la Oficina


de Oportunidades Iguales del Ca-
nal de Panama, mientras que la
Dra. Ana M. Wakeland, Coordina-
dora del Programa de Mujeres
Empleadas del Gobierno Federal
en la empresa del Canal, presidi-
ri un comit6 que coordinarA las
actividades del program.
Integran el comite: Maria
Brown, oficinista en el Dep6sito
de Aduanas de Crist6bal; Claire
Cooper, maestra en la Escuela
Primaria de Fort Davis; Ray Dy-
mond, official de asuntos juveniles
(asesora) en la Divisi6n de Poli-
cia; Jeanette S. Fryer, ayudante
en asuntos de oficina, en la Ofici-
na de Enlace con los Pilotos de
Crist6bal de la Divisi6n de Ope-
raciones de TrAnsito; Donald Pier-
point, oficinista de cuentas co-
rrientes en la Divisi6n de Termi-
nales; Carmen Plata, ayudante de
servicios administrativos en el
Ramo de Servicio de Comidas de
la Division de Abastos y presiden-
ta de las Mujeres Empleadas del
Gobierno Federal; Norita Scott,
analista de sistemas de computa-
dora en la Divisi6n de Procesa-
miento de Datos; Pat Wallace,
director de servicios de enferme-
ria en el Hospital Coco Solo y
Valerie Boughner aprendiz de me-
cAnica electr6nica en el Taller de
Electr6nica de Gamboa.


Nombrado el Nuevo


Jefe de Salubridad


El Coronel Albert L. Gore, quien
ha sido nombrado Director de Sa-
lubridad de la Zona del Canal,
lleg6 al Istmo esta semana y ha
asumido sus nuevas funciones.
Vino acompafiado por su esposa,
Marianna. El Coronel Gore reem-
plaza al Coronel Bedford H. Ber-
rey, quien ha ingresado al Hospi-


Coronel Albert L. Gore


Anuncian Torneo

De Softbol Pro

Senda Unida
El Torneo Viceroy Internacional
de Senda Unida de la Zona del
Canal ha sido programado para el
period que va del 6 al 18 de
abril, en el campo de la Liga de
Softbol del Pacifico, en Balboa.
En este popular torneo, patroci-
nado conjuntamente por Senda
Unida de la Zona del Canal y la
Tabacalera Istmefia, S.A. (fabri-
cantes de los cigarrillos Viceroy
en PanamA), se enfrentan los 32
mejores equipos de softbol del
Istmo en un torneo de double eli-
minaci6n. Se ha invitado a equi-
pos de PanamA y de la Zona del
Canal.
A cada equipo se le solicitara
una cuota de admisi6n de $25 que
serA donada a Senda Unida de la
Zona del Canal para la campafia
de 1976. Tambien se solicitarA un
dep6sito adicional de $25 por cada
equipo, como garantia de que ju-
garin. Estos $25 se devolver6n al
equipo si cumple con sus compro-
misos o no es descalificado.
Cualquier equipo interesado de-
berA comunicarse con el presiden-
te del comitn organizador, Abdiel
Flynn, 52-5909 6 25-6296, o con
los funcionarios de la Liga de
Softbol del Pacifico Bill De La
Mater, 52-7870 6 52-6528 y Bill
Nickisher, 52-7714 6 52-6661.
Todos los juegos tendrA lugar
en el campo de la Liga de Soft-
bol del Pacifico. Los dias de se-
mana se tendrAn tres juegos por
noche, comenzando a las 6:30
p.m., mientras que los sabados y
domingos se comenzard a las 9:30
a.m.
Los trofeos a los equipos que
queden en primer, segundo y ter-
cer lugar y a los jugadores indi-
viduales serAn entregados por Jack
Davis, Gerente General de la Ta-
bacalera Istmefia, S.A., mientras
que Raymond Sep6ilveda, entre-
gara los premios a los jugadores
mAs valiosos.
En la inauguraci6n de la liga
estarAn presents representantes
de Senda Unida de la Zona del
Canal, de la Oficina del Gober-
nador y de Tabacalera Istmeiia,
S.A.


tal de Veteranos en Washington,
D.C.
El nuevo Director de Salubri-
dad Ilega al Istmo procedente de
Fort Bragg, Carolina del Norte,
donde era comandante del Hospi-
tal Womack del Ej&rcito y Co-
mandante de la Actividad del De-
partamento M6dico del Ej6rcito
desde julio de 1972.
Nacido en Mississippi, el Coro-
nel Gore obtuvo una licenciatura
en quimica en el Mississippi Col-
lege, en Clinton en 1947 y su doc-
torado en medicine en la Escuela
de Medicine de la Universidad
Tulane en 1951. Hizo su internado
en el City Hospital, en Mobile,
Alabama.
Habiendo comenzado su carrera
military en 1940 como soldado raso,
el Coronel Gore fue comisionado
subteniente en el Cuerpo de Sefia-
les en 1942. Durante la II Guerra
Mundial, sirvi6 como official de se-
fiales en Truax Field, Wisconsin y
en el Aeropuerto del Ejercito en
Boca Rat6n, Florida y comand6
una compafima de construcciones
pesadas del Cuerpo de Sefiales en
el Teatro de Operaciones del Sur-
oeste del Pacifico. Despu6s de li-
cenciarse del servicio active en
1946, regres6 a la universidad para
terminar sus studios de medicine.
Dedicado a la practice privada
en Jackson, Mississippi, de 1952
a 1966, el Coronel Gore fue jefe
del personal m6dico en el Hospi-
tal General Hinds, de 1965 a 1966.
Ingres6 a la Guardia Nacional de
Mississippi en 1957, donde coman-
d6 el Batall6n M6dico 213, hasta
que regres6 al Ej6rcito Regular en
1966, como Coronel.
Despues de regresar al servicio
active, sirvi6 como segundo ciru-
jano del Quinto Ej6rcito de Esta-
dos Unidos en Fort Sheridan, Illi-
nois; como comandante del Grupo
Medico 133, en el Comando Auxi-
liar del Cirujano de Estados Uni-
dos y cirujano comandante del
Comando A6reo Militar, en Tai-
landia; ademAs fue comandante
del Hospital Munson del Ej6rcito
y director del Departamento de
Actividades Msdicas en Fort Lea-
venworth, Kansas, donde perma-
neci6 hasta 1972.
Durante su carrera m6dica, el
Coronel Gore ha asistido a varias
escuelas militares. Es graduado de
la Escuela de Cirujanos de Vuelo
en la Escuela de Medicina Aero-
espacial, en la Base Brooks de la
Fuerza Aerea, en Texas.
Entre sus condecoraciones mili-
tares estin la Medalla de Servicio
en Vietnam, la Medalla de Cam-
pafia en Vietnam, la Medalla de
Campafia del Pacifico AsiAtico con
Estrella de Batalla, la Cruz Mag-
nolia de Mississippi y la Legi6n
del Merito.
Certificado por la Junta Ameri-
cana de Medicina Familiar, el
Coronel Gore ha sido miembro de
la Academia Americana de M6di-
cos de Familia desde 1972; ha
servido como miembro de la junta
directive del Capitulo de Servicios
Militares de la Academia Ameri-
cana de M6dicos de Familia y
como delegado a la conferencia
national durante los iltimos 2
afios; como secretario, tesorero y
miembro de la directive de la
Academia de M6dicos de Medicina
General de Mississippi; ex presi-
dente de la Asociaci6n de M6di-
cos de Vuelo de Mississippi y ex
president de la Asociaci6n de la
Guardia Nacional de Mississippi.
Es miembro de la Asociaci6n
Medica Americana, de la Asocia-
ci6n M6dica Aeroespacial, de la
Asociaci6n M6dica de Mississippi,
(Continua en la pdgina 4)








SPILLWAY DEL CANAL DE PANAMA


Marzo 19, 1976


gente en la Noticia


El mAs alto reconocimiento de la Compaiiia del Canal de PanamA, el
Premio por Servicio Distinguido, es otorgado a Joffre R. Sauvageau, a
la izquierda, por el Gobernador H. R. Parfitt por su exceptional y ejem-
plar desempefio en el trabajo y por sus contribuciones a las actividades
civicas y comunales. Tambien se le alab6 por el papel clave que desem-
pefi6 en actividades de salubridad publica en la Zona del Canal y en
la Rep6blica de PanamA, ademfs de la parte que le toc6 desempefiar,
como miembro del equipo medico que fue enviado en 1956 a Nicaragua
a tender al General Somoza. Sauvageau, enfermero anestesista en el
Hospital Gorgas se jubil6 con 31 afios de servicio. El premio se le dio
junto con un cheque por $500. Sauvageau estuvo acompafiado por su
esposa, Margaret, en la ceremonia.



Various Son Ascendidos


En DivisiOn de Polila


Como resultado de las jubila-
clones que han tenido lugar re-
cientemente, la Divisi6n de Poli-
cia ha anunciado siete ascensos.
El Teniente Stanley M. Watts
ha sido designado Inspector de
Policia (Teniente). Watts ha ser-
vido con la division en ambos dis-
tritos desde 1952 y assume sus
nuevos deberes en el Cuartel Ge-
neral de la Divisi6n.
El Teniente William R. Thrift,
anteriormente sargento de detec-
tives en Balboa, ha sido asignado
al Distrito de Crist6bal como co-
mandante de guardia. Thrift ha
estado con la division desde 1964.
El Teniente Sylvan Arthur
Welty, sargento desde 1964, asu-
mirA sus nuevas responsabilidades
como comandante de guardia en
el Distrito de Crist6bal. Welty ha
estado con la division desde 1958.
El Sargento Detective Richard

Hoy, Feche Limite de

Fiesta del Dr. Hirschl
La fiesta de despedida al Dr.
Daniel Hirschl, ex Jefe del Servi-
cio de Pediatria, comenzari a las
7 p.m. del 23 de marzo en el patio
del Club de Oficiales de Fuerte
Amador.
Hoy es la fecha limited para la
compra de boletos. Pueden obte-
nerse Ilamando a cualquiera de los
siguientes nfimeros durante el dia
de hoy: 52-3406, 52-7275, 52-5972,
52-3845, 43-1947 fi 87-3176.
Esta noche, pueden hacerse las
reservaciones Ilamando al 52-2886
o en PanamA a los siguientes nii-
meros: 69-1509, 26-0852, 23-7040
6 23-4539.
El Dr. Hirschl estableci6 el Ser-
vicio de Pediatria del Gorgas y fue
su inico jefe hasta febrero pasado.
4 0 0
Pregunta: dC6mo se otorga el
cridito para fines de jubilaci6n
por servicio prestado en base in-
termitente?
Respuesta: En la mayoria de los
casos, s61o se pueden acreditar los
dias en que se trabaj6 realmente.


H. Kinsey ha sido nombrado en
su actual posici6n en la Oficina de
Detectives de Balboa. Kinsey,
quien ha estado con la division
desde 1960, era detective II en
la misma oficina.
El Sargento Donald L. Nunges-
ter fue ascendido a la posici6n de
detective II dejada vacant por
Kinsey. Nungester ingres6 a la di-
visi6n al retirarse del servicio
military en 1964.
Dos policies fueron ascendidos
y han asumido sus nuevas respon-
sabilidades. Rodman Underhill, Jr.,
con 15 afios de servicio como pa-
trullero en Crist6bal, fue ascendido
a sargento y Donald R. Rudy, Jr.,
fue ascendido de policia a detec-
tive.


Tener una familiar numerosa es
motive de gran satisfacci6n pero
tambi6n significa toda una vida de
trabajo y de privaciones para
poder sostenerla.
Ser padre de 12 hijos, lograr
que 6 de ellos sean profesionales
y 2 est6n en process de llegar a
serlo, es algo sumamente merito-
rio y exige fuertes erogaciones.
Pero si el jefe de esa familiar no
es mis que un humilde trabajador,
aseador para ser mis precisos, la
empresa se convierte en algo ad-
mirable.
Pues, eso es precisamente lo
que ha hecho un empleado del
Canal de Panama, Sebastian H.
Laremont, aseador en la Divisi6n
de Servicios Comunales y que ac-
tualmente presta servicios en la
Escuela de Adiestramiento Indus-
trial de Balboa.
Laremont lleva mas de 37 aiios
al servicio del Gobierno de los
Estados Unidos. Desde el 25 de
octubre de 1946 ha trabajado para
el Canal de PanamA. De esos 30
afios, s6lo dos los pas6 fuera de
la Division donde estA empleado
actualmente.
SebastiAn Laremont naci6 en
Martinica, Antillas Franceses. En
1913, reci6n nacido, su familiar lo
trajo a Panama. Aqui curs6 estu-
dios primaries y secundarios. Lue-
go, durante un tiempo, fue maes-
tro en la Escuela San Vicente de.
Pail. El 16 de enero de 1935
contrajo matrimonio con la Sra.
Ambrozine S. de Laremont y, con
la valiosisima ayuda de ella co-
menz6 la tarea mis important de
su vida: criar y educar a sus hijos
en un hogar que se distingue por
su religiosidad y por el cariiio que
se profesan entire padres y her-
manos.
En estos dias, Laremont estf
muy orgulloso porque el 30 de
mayo su hijo Benjamin recibirA su
titulo de Doctor en Medicina, con
especializaci6n en medicine fami-
liar, en la Escuela de Medicina
Meharry, en Nashville, Tennessee.
Pero no es esa la primera satis-
facci6n de esa indole que ha te-
nido en su vida. Con s61o enu-
merar los logros de sus hijos, se
puede ver lo duro que ha traba-
jado y las innumerables satisfac-
ciones que 61 y su esposa han
recibido a lo largo de su vida
matrimonial. El mayor de sus hi-
jos, Dr. SebastiAn H. Laremont,
Jr., es Director de la Clinica de
San Miguelito; Claire, ya casada,
tiene una maestria en historic y
ensefa en una escuela secundaria
en Silver Creek, Nueva York; Ben-
jamin es el tercero; Mary Ann,
obtendrA su titulo de Doctor en
Medicine en la Universidad de



1 I -


Guadalajara, M6xico, el afio en-
trante; Alice M., es subgerente de
la Cooperativa Federal de Crddito
NO 5849 de Balboa y espera obte-
ner su titulo de Contador P6blico
Autorizado el aiio pr6ximo en la
Universidad de PanamA; Victor
estA casado y se ha establecido en
la Provincia de Chiriqui; Joseph
es marinero y se encuentra en alta
mar; Rose Marie e Yvonne estin
casadas con sargentos del Ej6rcito
de Estados Unidos; Michael, de
18 afios, cursa su quinto afio de
bachillerato de dia en el Colegio
Rem6n Cantera, mientras que por
la noche estudia para t6cnico de
computadoras en el Instituto de
Tdcnicas Especializadas; Antonio,
de 17 afios, esti en el tercer afio
de Mecfnica de Automotores en
la Escuela de Artes y Oficios Mel-
chor Lasso de la Vega. La iltima,
Beatriz, de 16 afios y enferma de
nacimiento, permanece en casa al
cuidado de su mamA, que en todo


Disenador Canadiense

Ofrecera Clinica en

El YMCA de Balboa
El disefiador canadiense Richard
Robinson presentara las modas de
su filtima colecci6n en un desfile
de estilos que celebrarA en el Cen-
tro Recreativo de Fuerte Clayton
el 10 de abril.
Robinson, que fue adiestrado en
alta costura en Francia, bajo la
direcci6n de Christian Dior, Yves
St. Laurent y otros disefiadores,
fue invitado por Edna C6rdova
para beneficio de sus classes de cos-
tura y del p6blico en general. El
desfile de estilos se presentara des-
pu6s de una clinic de 3 dias, que
Robinson dictard en el YMCA de
Balboa del 7 al 9 de abril.


moment ha sabido ser modelo de
madre y esposa.
Laremont lee much, al extreme
que es persona sumamente ilustra-
da, a pesar de no poseer titulo
universitario alguno. En estos mo-
mentos, su mayor deseo es ver
pronto a su hijo Benjamin con su
titulo de Doctor en Medicina. Sus
hijos dicen que su mayor distrac-
ci6n es visitar enfermos en los
hospitals, los domingos por la
tarde.

Sinf6nica Anuncia

Varias Vacantes Para

M isicos Profesionales
La recientemente formada Or-
questa Filarm6nica de Conciertos
se encuentra ensayando para su
primera presentaci6n p6blica en la
Zona del Canal, que tendra lugar
dentro de poco, como parte de las
celebraciones del Bicentenario.
Los cofundadores de la orquesta,
Samuel Anchor y Norman Slade,
ambos reconocidos pianistas loca-
les, han formado lo que esperan
constituirA una orquesta permanen-
te de conciertos y han enviado in-
vitaciones a todos los misicos pro-
fesionales o semiprofesionales que
est6n interesados en former parte
de la Filarm6nica. Existen vacan-
tes para baj6n, cuerno francs,
viola, segunda flauta y primero y
segundo violin.
Actualmente la orquesta cuenta
con 23 musicos permanentes con
interesante experiencia internacio-
nal, entire los que se cuentan pana-
mefios, norteamericanos, japoneses,
espafioles y salvadorefios.
El grupo se reine en la Cate-
dral de San Lucas, en Anc6n, a
las 2 p.m., todos los domingos y
se invita a todos los mfisicos cali-
ficados.


1 Spillway del Canal de Panama


HAROLD R. PARFITT
Gobernador
de la Zona del Canal


No hay tiempo para ir al hospital cuando alguien result rociado con
un Acido o una substancia corrosiva, mientras descarga o suministra
combustible a una nave. Por esa raz6n la Direcci6n de Transporte y
Terminales ha instalado duchas de emergencia e instalaciones para lavar-
se los ojos en los muelles de los sectors Pacifico y AtlAntico del Canal.
Howard Jones, Jr., estibador de la Divisi6n de Terminales, abre com-
pletamente el paso del agua, para demostrar c6mo se lavan los ojos.


RICHARD L. HUNT
Vicegobernador


FRANK A. BALDWIN
Director
de Informacidn


El SPILLWAY DEL CANAL DE PANAMA es una publicaci6n official del Canal
de PanamA, editada en Balboa Heights, Z. del C. Se autoriza la repro-
ducci6n ya fuere verbal o escrita de cualquier cr6nica o noticia aqui
aparecida, sin necesidad de solicitud expresa. El material que se desee
publicar en el SPILLWAY deberA estar en la Oficina de Prensa del Canal
de PanamA a mias tardar el viernes a las 4 p.m. de la semana anterior.
Solamente el material urgente puede ser recibido y procesado para ser
usado la misma semana a mas tardar el lunes al mediodia. Distribuci6n
gratis a todos los empleados del Canal de PanamA. Valor de ]a subs-
cripci6n para otros, $6 al afio. Por correo adreo $19. Para estudiantes,
$4, correo regular solamcnte. Los cheques deben haccrse pagaderos
a The Panama Canal Company y dirigidos a: Jefe de Servicios Admi-
nistrativos, Subscripciones del SPILLWAY, Box M, Balboa Heights, C.Z.


Pagina 2


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Marzo 19, 1976


SPILLWAY DEL CANAL DE PANAMA


Desde el 19 hasta el 25 de Marzo de 1976.


PARAISO
Domingo-The Terminal Man (SIT) (PG)
Lunes-Electra Glide in Blue y The Hills
Run Red (PG)
Mircoles-Brannigan y Smile! (PG)

RAINBOW CITY"
Aire Acondicionado
Domingo-Death Rides a Horse (PG)
Lunes-W. W. and the Dixie Dancekings y
M�A�SoH (PG)
Martes-Apache (G)
Miercoles-Framed (R)


Jueves-Hammer y Everything You Always
Wanted To Know About Sex (SIT) (R)
GUIA DE PELICULAS: (G) Audiencia general
Se permitira la entrada de personas de
todas las edades. (PG) Se sugiere la Guia
de los Padres, pues part de la pelicula no
sera apta para niios. (R) Restringida. Los
j6venes de menos de 17 aios no serbn admi-
tidos, a no ser que Ileguen acompafiados de
uno de los padres o por su guardian legal.
(X) No se admitira menores de 17 anos.
(SIT) Pelicula con titulos en espaiol.
(BW) Pelicula en blanco y negro.


Ca-tjb1XL l *" Eni colors. Sujeto a cambios sin previo aviso.


VIERNES
11:30-Carnaval de Cartones
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-La Usurpadora
3:00-La Mujer, el Arte
y el Hogar*
3:30-Dimensidn Desconocida
4:00-Plaza Sdsamoe
5:00-Nuestro Mundo
5:30-Usa tu Imaginaci6n*
6:00-Agente 90
6:30-Tevedds Informa
7:30-Los Waltons
8:30-Acci6n y Misterio"
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:20-Ultima Tanda

SABADO
11:30-Cocina Oster*
12:00-El Show de Paul Lynde
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-Polla Hipica Deportiva
6:00-Lucha Contra la
Muerte
6:30-Tevedds Informa
7:30-Cosmos 1999
8:30--Mannix*
9:30-Historia Policial*
10:30-Cine de oro* y B. y N.

DOMINGO
11:30-Todo por la Patria
12:00- Sorteo de la Loteria
12:30-Lo Mejor del Boxeo
1:30-Los Invencibles Nmmesis
2:30-Los 2 Mosqueteros
3:30-Cine de Acci6n
5:30-Speedy Gonzrlez*
6:00-Disneylandia
7:00-Doia Birbara*


8:00-Harry'O0
9:00-Petrocelli*
10:00-Superestreno* y B. y N.

LUNES
11:30-Carnaval de Cartones
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-La Usurpadora
3:00-La Mujer, el Arte
y el Hogar*
3:30-Dimensi6n Desconocida
4:00-Plaza Sdsamo*
5:00-Los Supersinicos
5:30-El Pajaro Loco
6:00-Shazam
6:30-Tevedis Informa
7:30-Aventuras del Camino*
8:30-Archivo Confidencial
9:30-Entre Amigos*
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:20-Ultima Tanda

MARTES
11:30-Carnaval de Cartones
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-La Usurpadora
2:00-Plaza Sesame
3:00-La Mujer, el Arte
y el Hogar*
3:30-Dimensi6n Desconocida
4:00-Plaza Sdsamo*
5:00-Capitan Escarlata
S5:30-Benito y Cecilio*
6:00-Corre, Joe, Corre*
6:30-Teved6s Informa
7:30-Los Comandantes
8:30-Cine Favorito
10:00-Ultimas Noticias


10:20-Ultima Tanda
MIERCOLES
11:30-Carnaval de Cartones
12:00-Sorteo de la Loteria
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-La Usurpadora
3:00-La Mujer, el Arte
y el Hogar*
3:30-Dimensi6n Desconocida
4:00-Plaza Sesamoo
5:00--Catedraticos del Aire
5:30-El Gran Chaparral *
6:00-El Conde de
Montecristo*
6:30-Teved6s Informa
7:30-Kung Fu*
8:30-Las Calles de
San Francisco
9:30-MASH*
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:20-Ultima Tanda

JUEVES
11:30-Carnaval de Cartones
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-La Usurpadora
3:00-La Mujer, el Arte
y el Hogar*
3:30-Dimensi6n Desconocida
4:00-Plaza Sesamo*
5:00-El Correcaminos
5:30-El Show de Bugs
Bunny
6:00-Salty*
6:30-Teved6s Informa
7:30-La Guerra y la Paz*
8:30-Trilogia Policiaca
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:30-Ultima Tanda


Ca ,lE]l ,4 " En colors. Sujeto a cambios sin previo aviso.


VIERNES
10:50-Documental
11:00-Festival de Cartones
11:15-El Arte de Cocinar*
11:45-El Astuto Wheelie"
12:15-Candilejas�
1:00-Informativo
1:30-El Hijo de Angela
Maria*
2:30-Mundo de Juguetes"
3:30-Hombre de Acero
4:00-Kimba el Leoncito
Blanco'
4:30-Emergencia Juvenil"
5:00-Area 12*
5:30-Korg"
6:00-Telenoticias RPC
7:00-Pentagrama*
8:00-Lucia Sombra
9:00-Daniela
10:00-Cuestidn de Minutos
10:15-Encuentro*

SABADO
10:00-Camino de la Verdad
10:30-Festival de Cartones
11:00-Visi6n"
11:30-Huckleherry Finn*
12:00-Una Chica con Algo
Especial*
1:00-Hogar Dulce Hogar"
1:30-Sibados con Martinez
Blanco�
4:00-Daktari"
5:00-La Ley del Rev6lver"
6:00--Telenoticias RPC
7:00-Emergencia
8:00-Kolchak�
9:00-Marcus Welhy*
10:00-Cine Monumental

DOMINGO
9:00-Himno Nacional
9:05-Documental
9:15 Aprenda lngles
10:00-Programa Canal 6
10:30-Todo por la Patria*
12:00-Salvese Quien Pueda
12:30 El Circo, Pista de
las Estrellas


1:30-
5:30-
7:00-

8:00-
9:00-

10:15-


10:50-
11:00-
11:15-
11:45-
12:15-
1:00-
1:30-

2:30-
3:30-
4:00-

4:30-
5:00-
5:30-
6:00
7:00-
8:00-
9:00-
10:00-
10:15-


10:40-
10:50-
11:15-
11:45-
12:15-

1:00
1:30-

2:30-
3:30-
4:00-

4:30
5:00-
6-00-
7:00-


-Domingo Deportivo '
-Super Tanda
-La Leona de Dos
Mundos"
-Kojak
-Cazador de
Criminals
-Gran Teatro

LUNES
-Documental
-Festival de Cartones
-El Arte de Cocinar*
-El Astuto Wheelie*
-Variedades del Lunes�
-Informativo
-El Hijo de Angela
Maria*
-Mundo de JuguetesO
-Homhre de Acero
-Kimba el Leoncito
Blanco*
-Emergencia Juvenil*
-Area 12*
-KorgO
-Telenoticias RPC
-Chespirito *
Lucia Sombra
-Daniela
-Cuestin de Minutos
-Edici6n Especial *

MARTES
-Documental
-Programa Educativo
-El Arte de Cocinar*
-El Astuto Wheelieo
-El Show de los
Polivoces*
-Informativo
-El Hijo de Angela
Maria *
-Mundo de Juguetes*
-Hombre de Acero
-Kimba el Leoncito
Blanco"
Emergencia Juvenil"
-Area 12*
Telenoticias RPC
-Pginas de Oro*


8:00-Lucia Sombra
9:00-Daniela
10:00- Cuestidn de Minutos
10:15-Encuentro*
MIERCOLES
10:50-Documental
11:00-Qud Facil es Coser
11:15-El Arte de Cocinar*
11:45-El Astuto Wheelie*
12:00-Sorteo del Miercolito
12:15-El Show de los
Polivoces"
12:30--Caleidoscopin
1:00-lnfrrmativo
1:30-El Hijo de Angela
Maria*
2:30-Mundo de Juguetes*
3:30-Hombre de Acero
4:00-Kimba el Leoncito
Blancon
4:30-Emergencia Juvenil*
5:00-Area 12�
5:30-Korg*
6 00--Telenoticias RPC
7:00-Sierra*
8:00-Lucia Sombra
9:00-Daniela
10:00-Cuestion de Minutos
10:15-Encuentro*
JUEVES
10:40--Documental
10:45--Programa Educativo
11:15-El Arte de Cocinar0
11:45-El Astuto Wheelie�
1:00-Informativo
1:30-El Hijo de Angela
Maria
2:30-Mundo de Juguetes*
3:30-Hombre de Acero
4:00-Kimba el Leoncito
Blanco*
4:30-Emergencia Juvenil�
5:00-Area 12*
5:30-Korg�
S:00-Telenoticias RPC
7:00-Jornada�
8:00-Lucia Sombra
9:00-Daniela
10 00-Cuesti6n de Minutos
10:15-Encuentro0


Ironsides es un paciente de cirugia que no podri
vanagloriarse de su operaci6n. La boa de 88 pies
de largo, no s6lo no puede hablar sino que las muchas
operaciones que le hizo el Dr. Dann Beckley, a la
derecha, veterinario de la Clinica de Pequefios Ani-
males, no dejaron una sola cicatriz. Aparecen con el


Los Sabados
Debido a medidas de austeridad,
los Correos de Balboa y de Cris-
t6bal suspenderAn el servicio al
pfiblico en las ventanillas, los sA-
bados, a partir del 3 de abril.
El correo que Ilegue seguirA sien-
do distribuido en los apartados
los sibados y domingos.
A partir del 5 de abril, el Co-
rreo de Balboa Heights sera re-
ducido a una unidad de entrega
de correo. Los servicios de venta-
nillas, como venta de estampillas,
giros postales y aceptaci6n de ar-
ticulos para su envio serAn sus-
pendidos al cerrar las operaciones
del dia 2 de abril.
Todo el correo que llegue se
seguira distribuyendo en los apar-
tados, como se hace actualmente.
Las ventanillas de servicio abririn
5 horas al dia, de 9 a 11:30 a.m.
y de 2 a 4:30 p.m., de lunes a
viernes. Los clients podrAn reco-
ger las encomiendas que Ileguen,
al igual que articulos registrados,
certificados y asegurados.

Habra Actividad

Para Recoleccion

De Fondos Para Becas
"The Red Barn Bonanza" (La
Bonanza del Granero Rojo), prin-
cipal event del Club Universi-
tario del Caribe para recolectar
dinero para su Fondo de Becas,
tendrai lugar el sAbado 27 de mar-
zo, de 10 a.m. a 3 p.m. en el
Granero Rojo de Margarita.
Este aiio tomarin part un gran
nmimero de artists y experts ar-
tesanos locales, habri venta de
articulos de segunda mano y su-
bastas, pasteleria, un quiosco de
plants y una boutique de arte-
sania con articulos que se vende-
rAn desde $5 para abajo.
Los boletos cuestan 25 centavos
por persona y podrAn conseguirse
en la puerta el dia de la Bonanza,
en el Almacdn de Coco Solo el 19
20 y 22 de marzo o en el Alma-
con de Fort Gulick el 19 y 20 de
marzo. Habra'i prenios de entrada.
Todo lo que se recolecte en la
Bonanza servirAi para engrosar el
Fondo de Becas, que proporciona
becas a estudiantes de la Zona del
Canal y Panama.
Cualquiera que desee donar ar-
ticulos puede Ilamar a Allie Bryant
al 36-666.


Dr. Beckley, el dia en que Ironsides fue dado de alta
en la clinic, Euribiades "Chiriqui" Araya, auxiliar
de veterinaria y Dawn Gerrity, "aficionada a las cule-
bras" que llev6 la boa, toda golpeada y mutilada a la
clinic, en busca de la ayuda que le salv6 la vida.


Ironsides (se pronuncia "Airon-
saids" en espafiol), ha sido dado
de alta en el hospital. S61o han
pasado 21 dias desde que el Dr.
Dann Beckley le hizo una opera-
ci6n para coser su cuerpo todo
mutilado y salvarle la vida.
Durante esos mismos 21 dias,
Dawn Garrity se convirti6 en una
heroina para sus alumnos del se-
gundo grado de la Escuela Pri-
maria de Fuerte Kobbe, y Iron-
sides pas6 a ser "en ausencia" la
mascot de la clase.
Una tarde de sol, Ironsides era
s6lo una culebra que se habia
enroscado en un agujero, medio
cubierto por la hierba, donde
echaba su suefiito despuds de su
comida de cada 2 semanas.
Pocos minutes despues, unos
hombres la agarraron por la cola,
mientras otros la macheteaban y
le daban de palos.
Jack Duval, capataz electricista
de alto voltage con la Divisi6n de
Electricidad trabajaba en el Area
de la Represa Madden ese dia.
Lleg6 a tiempo para detener el
castigo.
Coloc6. la casi muerta boa cons-
trictor en una canasta y la llevo
a done Dawn Gerrity, una veci-
na "aficionada a las culebras".
Enseguida ella entr6 en action.
Llam6 al veterinario para quo
estuviera preparado, corri6 al
autom6vil, hizo un rApido viaje
hasta la Clinica de Pequefios Ani-
males en Corozal y Ironsides
qued6 lista para operar.
MIientras ]a Srta. Gerrity le sos-
tenia la cabeza, una voluntaria
de la Sociedad Protectora de Ani-
males sostenia la parte central y

El Teatrito de Crist6bal
Present 'La Cenicienta'
La historic de "La Cenicienta"
esta siendo presentada en el Tea-
trito de Crist6bal, a las 7:30 p.m.,
hoy y mafiana. Para reservaciones
se debe lamar al 89-4066, des-
piis de las 6 p.m. y al 43-1916
durante el dia.
"La Cenicienta" es una produc-
cion que proporciona una noche
de entretenimiento para j6venes y
adults por igual.
El Teatrito de Crist6bal estA
situado en France Field. Es el
primer edificio a la derecha des-
pins de salir de la Carretera Ran-
dolph en el lugar donde esta la
s-fal].


un auxiliar de veterinaria la cola.
el Dr. Beckley le hizo un rApido
examen.
Vio que las cortadas que tenia
Ironsides eran tan profundas que
casi le atravesaban el cuerpo. La
cabeza estaba aplastada, el lomo
partido, los dientes destruidos, a
todo lo largo del cuerpo de 8Vz
pies de largo habia grandes ma-
gulladuras y el polvo de las pe-
sadas ramas de Arboles que los
hombres habian usado como palos
se habia enterrado en las heridas.
Antes de que comenzara la ope-
raci6n, habia que limpiar much,
por dentro y por fuera y las ca-
vidades del cuerpo fueron lim-
piadas a presi6n con una soluci6n
salina.
Entonces, lenta y diestramente,
el Dr. Beckley comenzo el trabajo
de remendar a Ironsides.
Usando anestesia local, para in-
sensibilizar cada Area del cuerpo
a media que Ilegaba, cerr6 pri-
mero las Areas musculares, des-
puds las diferentes capas de car-
ne y finalmente, la piel exterior.
Durante el period de recupe-
raci6n de 3 semanas, Ironsides fue
model de pacientes y necesit6
poco cuidado. Todos los dias se
le aplicaba anestesia local para
lavarle las heridas. El Dr. Beckley
sabia que habia comido antes de
ser atacada y que las culebras
come s6lo cada 2 6 3 semanas,
asi que no se preocup6 cuando
Ironsides despreciaba el rat6n que
se le ofrecia en la hora de comida.
En la Escuela Primaria de Fuer-
te Kobbe, los alumnos de segundo
grado proporcionaban carifiosa
atenci6n a larga distancia com-
plementando la destreza del Dr.
Beckley. Rezaban todos los dias
por la mejoria de Ironsides, dibu-
jaron tarjetas deseAndole que se
mejorara y le escribieron notas a
la Srta. Gerrity, dAndole las gra-
cias "por haber sido amable con
la boa". Al final de 2 semanas,
el Dr. Beckley se convenci6 de
que Ironsides se recuperaria com-
pletamente, pues comenz6 a dar
las muestras de inquietud de to-
dos los pacientes cuando se sien-
ten 1o suficientemente bien como
para irse a casa.
Al final de la tercera semana,
sc le dijo a la Srta. Gerrity que
ya podia recoger a su paciente y
regresarla a su hogar en la sclva.
Hoy, Ironsides es una boa feliz
en libertad.


PAgina 3


Division Postal Con Cirugia y Carinio


No Dar Servicio Salvan Vida de una Boa









SPILLWAY DEL CANAL DE PANAMA


Marzo 19, 1976


En Febrero se Jubilaron



A 60 Empleados del Canal


Los miembros de la Junta de Apelaciones de la Zona lar es la de Jefe de la Oficina de Apelaciones por
del Canal han estado en sesi6n durante las iltimas Clasificaci6n de la Comisi6n de Servicio Civil. Du-
2 semanas escuchando casos de apelaci6n por clasi- rante su l6tima sesi6n, la junta, presidida per el Sub-
ficaci6n de empleados Federales de las diferentes jefe de la Oficina de Apelaciones por Clasificaci6n,
agencies que operan en la Zona del Canal. La Junta William M. Crater, atendi6 10 apelaciones. Los
de Apelaciones estA integrada por dos miembros que miembros de la junta son, desde la izquierda: Phillip
representan la administraci6n, dos que representan a Butcher, Robert Pearce, Crater, Paul Givonetti y
los trabajadores y un president, cuya posici6n regu- Michael N. Stephenson.


Hija del Gobernador Despedida a Cato May Coro de Jovenes
1 . Harhn el 3 de Abril


(v ene ae la pagina 1)
rubia suena de modo peculiar por
la manera como la pronuncia la
Sra. Deeble-que nadie conoci
Result que la rubia no s6lo era
la mAs bonita del baie y la mejor
vestida, sino que tambien fue la
6nica no invitada, una "colada"
que result ser una oven cajera
del comisariato. La Sra. Deeble
recuerda que la historic de la em-
pleada de almacen que cautiv6 al
principle tuvo much publicidad
en los peri6dicos de aquella Apoca.
Kathryne se cas6 con un oven
official de Fuerte Sherman en la
Mansi6n del Gobernador el 14 de
abril de 1920 y regres6 con 61 a
los Estados Unidos. Despubs de
licenciarse en 1921, 61 trabaj6 para
la Cia. de Seguros del Viajero,
hasta que se jubil6 en 1952, "via-
jando como cualquier military , de
manera que vivieron en muchos
lugares de los Estados Unidos.
A pesar de una vida de emo-
clones que comenz6 a los 9 afios,
dice que su mayor emoci6n la
tuvo cuando recibi6 una Ilamada
inesperada, hace 6 afios, invitin-
dola a ir a Nueva Orleans para
bautizar un remolcador nuevo del
Canal de PanamA que iba a lle-
var el nombre de su .padre.
El hijo de la Sra. Deeble,
William, la acompafi6 durante sus
vacaciones.
Nota interesante de la visit de
la Sra. Deeble al Istmo fue su en-
cuentro en El Valle con la Sra.
Cecilia Espinosa de Arias. La Sra.
Deeble fue una de las damas de
honor en el matrimonio de la
Sra. de Arias, hace 55 aios.


El Teniente Detective Cato May
sera homenajeado en una fiesta de
despedida, que comenzarA a las
7 p.m. del 3 de abril en el Club
de la Policia de la Zona del Canal
situado en el camino a Chiva
Chiva.
Para obtener boletos, debera Ila-
marse a Henry Twohy o a Jim
Wheeler en la Estaci6n de Policia
de Balboa, 52-3126, 52-7777 6
52-3227.
El costo de $10 power boleto in-
cluye los regalos, bar abierto, una
cena ambigi y mlsica con Lucho
Azcarraga.

Nombrado el Nuevo
(Viene de la pdgina 1)
de la Asociaci6n Central M6dica,
de la Asociaci6n de Cirujanos Mi-
litares y miembro vitalicio de la
Asociaci6n de la Guardia Nacional
de Estados Unidos.
El Coronel Gore y su esposa,
Mariana Stokes Gore, nacida en
Long Beach, Mississippi, tienen
cinco hijos: Billy L. Gore, quien
sirvi6 5 anos en los Servicios del
Cuerpo M6dico y actualmente es
abogado y ayudante especial del
Procurador General en Mississip-
pi; la Sra. Cheryl Boyette, resi-
dente en Arlington, Texas.; la
Sra. Deborah Andrews, de Fort
Bragg; Marsha, que estudia en el
Campbell College, en Buies Creek,
Carolina del Norte y Albert, que
estA en su cuarto afio en The
Citadel, en Charleston.
Es piloto privado capacitado para
volar por instruments y fanAtico
golfista y pescador.


GOBIERNO DE LA ZONA DEL CANAL-COMPARIA DEL CANAL DE PANAMA
DIRECTION DE PERSONAL

Lista de Vacantes y Traslados Para Empleados
Todo solicitante capacitado recibira consideraci6n para trabajo sin distinci6n de raza,
religion, color, nacionalidad, edad, partidarismo y afiliaci6n political u otro factor no meritorio.
Direccidn Va-
Si- can-
POSICIONES PERMANENTES Salario Base Divisidn tio ca
Dietista, NM-5/7 ---$_-______ 8,694.40/$10,691.20 Hos. Gorgas P 1


Enfermera/Enfsrmera Clinica, NM-5/7
(Trabajo de turn) -_-_-_ ___-________.$8,694.40/$10,
Operario de Banco de Optica, MG-10
(Conocimientos del Ingles) --_---______________
Tecnologo(a) Medico(a), NM-5/7 (Trabajo de turn)
(Disponible cuando se le necesite) .______-$8,694.40/$10,l
Tecndlogo(a) M6dico(a), NM-7 (Trabajo de turn) _-__ _ $10,


691.20


Salubridad A-P 1-1


$5.98 Abastos P 1

691.20 Hos. Coco Solo A 1
691.20 Hos. Gorgas P 1


POSITION TEMPORAL
Tecnico(a) M6dico(a) NM-4 (Que no exceda 1 alo)
(Parcial que no exceda 20 horas) (Trabajo de turn) $7,800.00 Hos. Gorgas P 1
La solicited debe ser sometida en el Formulario 443, SOLICITUD PARA TRASLADO, a mis
tardar site (7) dias calendarios de la fecha de esta publicaci6n. Si hace solicited para mis
de una posici6n, indique el orden de preferencia. Debera someterse una solicited separada
para cada categoria de empleo. Se indican los anuncios nuevos en letras negritas. Los salaries
indicados serin aumentados a los ciudadanos de EE. UU. por medio del diferencial apropiado
ademas del factor impuesto cuando debe aplicarse. El simbolo 1 indica que es necesario un
examen escrito. El simbolo �' indica que es una posici6n de seguridad done puede emplearse
solamente ciudadanos estadounidenses. Los requisites pueden ser revisados en el Ramo de
Empleos y Colocaciones, Edificio 366, Anc6n o Edificio 1105, Crist6bal. Mayor informaci6n puede
obtenerse en el Ramo de Colocaciones, tellfonos 52-7996, 52-7501, 52-3583 6 43-1288. No
deben comunicarse directamente con los funcionarios de empleo.
* Sujeto a reclasificacidn a Trabajador en Adiestramiento NM-i/MG-1. Los empleados que
esten en el program de trabajadores en adiestramientc pueden solicitar cambios dentro del
program.


Planea Desfile


De Vestidos
Se encuentran en su fase final
los planes para un desfile de mo-
das que serA presentado por el
Coro Metodista Juvenil de Rio
Abajo.
La producci6n ha sido Ilamada
"Modas de los Meses" y tendrA
lugar a las 7:30 p.m. del 3 de
abril en el Auditorio de San Cris-
t6bal en la Calle 10 del Parque
Lefevre.
"Modas de los Meses" ofrecera
la ropa que se viste en Panama
para sus celebraciones hist6ricas y
las de cambio de estaci6n, al igual
que la ropa de los diferentes pro-
fesionales y los coloridos disfraces
que se usan durante los carnavales.
Atracci6n adicional serA un corto
program de variedades en el que
se presentaran Beverly Butcher,
los Bailarines de Cuadrillas y los
Bailarines de las Calles. La mihsi-
ca para el desfile de modas estarA
a cargo de Joey Rochester. Se
invita al plblico en general.


Diecis6is norteamericanos se con-
taban entire los 60 empleados del
Canal de PanamA que se jubilaron
en febrero.
William J. Anderson, ayudante de enfer-
meria (siquiatria), Centro de Salubridad
Mental, sector Pacifico: 34 alos, 9 me-
ses, 6 dias.
Harold Ogton Blackman, gerente de centro
de servicios comunales, Divisi6n de Abas-
tos, sector Atlintico: 42 aios, 7 meses,
19 dias.
Kenneth Oliver Blackman, subjefe oficinista
de abastos, Divisi6n de Almacenes, sec-
tor Pacffico: 36 alos, 3 meses.
William L. Benney, especialista en admi-
nistraci6n de mercancias al detal, Divi-
si6n de Abastos, sector Pacifico: 39 aios,
9 meses, 16 dias.
Lewis F. Braden, primer operario de caseta
de control, Divisi6n de Esclusas, sector
Pacifico: 27 alos, 4 meses, 11 dfas.
Kenneth A. Brown, capataz pintor, Divisi6n
de Mantenimiento, sector Pacifico: 50
aios, 18 dfas.
Arcadio Buendia S., lubricador, Divisi6n de
Esclusas, sector Atlintico: 34 alos, 1
mes, 29 dias.
Pedro Caiiate, pintor, Divisi6n de Esclusas,
sector Atlantico: 36 anos, 2 meses, 18
dias.
Vido 0. Chase, oficinista, Divisi6n de Fe-
rrocarril, sector Pacifico: 32 aios, 11
meses, 9 dias.
Richard W. Chesson, policfa, Divisi6n de
Policia, sector Pacifico: 23 aios, 2 me-
ses, 22 dfas.
Horace Deighten Cooper, subgerente de es-
taci6n de servicio de gasoline, Divisi6n
de Abastos, sector Pacifico: 36 alos,
5 meses.
Brian E. Corrigan, operario de plant de
tratamiento de agua, Divisi6n de Mante-
nimiento, sector Pacifico: 13 alos, 1
mes, 6 dias.
Sidney Crawford, lubricador (Planta de Equi-
po Flotante), Divisi6n de Dragado, sector
Pacifico: 36 aios, 2 meses.
Kenneth T. Daly, jefe de bombers, Divi-
si6n de Bomberos, sector Pacifico: 33
afos, 6 meses, 17 dias.
Marcos Darkins, lubricador, Divisi6n de Esclu-
sas, sector Atlantico: 33 afos, 7 meses.
Harry A. Dockery, subjefe' especialista en
instalaciones de distrito, Divisi6n de
Abastos, sector Atltntico: 37 aios, 5
meses, 16 dias.
William H. Egger, capataz mechnico de
telofonos, Divisi6n de Electricidad, sec-
tor Atlantico: 37 aios, 6 meses, 28
dias.
Bernabd Garay, operario de lancha motora,
Division de Puertos, sector AtlIntico:
34 aios, 5 meses, 16 dias.
Coldn Garcia, estibador, Divisi6n de Ter-
minales, sector Atlintico: 23 aios, 8
meses, 14 dias.
Mavis R. Grant, oficinista de almac6n, Di-
visi6n de Abastos, sector Pacifico: 33
aios, 1 dia.
Charles Basilio Green, pasacables, Divisi6n
de Esclusas, sector Atlantico: 22 alos,
1 mes, 25 dias.


Vris Grupos Daran una Despedida

A 3 Empleados de la

Contratados Para Div. de Electricidad


'Toe Jam 76'
Varios grupos musicals han
sido contratados ya para que se
presented en "Toe Jam 76", un
musical spectacular de 2 dias que
se ofrecerA a beneficio de Senda
Unida de la Zona del Canal.
El concerto tendrA lugar desde
el mediodia hasta la medianoche
del 10 de abril y desde el medio-
dia hasta las 10 p.m. del 11 de
abril en el Estadio de Balboa, con
mnsica para el gusto de todas las
edades. Para cumplir con los re-
glamentos del estadio no habrA
bebidas alcoh6licas.


Contamos con los siguientes gru-
pos: WB Incorporated, Hafe and
Hafe, Pay day, Banditos, Des-
perados, Little Nashville y Rare
Experience. Se estAn consiguiendo
grupos adicionales pues todavia
hay cupo para los que esten inte-
resados en participar. Entre las
bandas, los grupos pequefios e in-
t6rpretes a solo tendran la opor-
tunidad de que se conozcan sus
especialidades. Los Shriners ten-
dran la concesi6n de la comida y
la bebida.
Los boletos estarAn a la venta
a $3 por dia en el supermercado
de Balboa y se podrAn conseguir
con los miembros del comit6 de
ambos sectors del Istmo.


Una fiesta de despedida tendrl
lugar el 26 de marzo en el Club
Elks de Balboa, en honor de Tom
Petersen, Burt Schroeter y Alden
Muller.
Los boletos, a $7 cada uno, cu-
brirAn una cena, bailey y los rega-
los. La fiesta comenzarA con coc-
teles gratis a las 6:30 p.m.

Radio AFicionados

Preparan un Festival
La Asociaci6n de Radio Aficio-
nados de la Zona del Canal ten-
dra un festival a las 10 a.m. del
27 de marzo en el centro comu-
nal de Gamboa.
Los puntos principals serAn la
bienvenida y presentaci6n de los
directors de la asociaci6n, una
venduta, premios de entrada cada
/2 hora, la demostraci6n de un
avi6n controlado por radio, el pre-
mio al radio aficionado del aiio,
una subasta y el gran premio de
entrada.


Piden Regresar
(Viene de la pdgina 1)
los que aconsejaron este m6todo
para rebajar los gastos de la Zona
del Canal". Ella exhort a los em-
pleados a "no echarlo todo a per-
der yendo a la huelga y dejando
sus trabajos en este moment cru-
cial".


Florence W. Griffiths, oficinista de abastos,
Division de Abastos, sector Atlintico:
33 alos, 7 meses, 13 dias.
Edward R. Hayle, capataz mariners, Divi-
si6n de Puertos, sector Pacifico: 36
aios, 9 meses, 23 dias.
Peter Hennis, guardafrenos, Divisi6n de
Ferrocarril, sector Pacifico: 36 anos,
4 meses, 13 dias.
Dr. Daniel Hirschl, medico (pediatria), Hos-
pital Gorgas, sector Pacifico: 26 alos,
10 meses, 29 dfas.
Agripino De Hoyos, despachador subalterno
de combustibles liquids, Divisi6n de
Suministro de Combustibles, sector Atlin-
tico: 27 aios, 7 meses, 3 dias.
Alfonso Jones, pintor, Divisi6n de Mante-
nimiento, sector Atlintico: 30 aios, 6
meses, 12 dias.
Madeline J. Jones, cajera de almacn, Di-
visi6n de Abastos, sector Atlantico: 34
anos, 7 meses, 4 dias.
Pauline Kaplan, gerente de cafeteria, Divi-
si6n de Abastos, sector Atlntico: 31
alos, 3 meses, 2 dias.
Maria L. Keller, enfermera de salud pdbli-
ca, Divisi6n de Salubridad P6blica, sector
Pacifico: 20 alos, 9 dias.
Gladstone L. King, pasabarcos, Divisi6n de
Puertos, sector Pacifico: 36 aios, 2 me-
ses, 3 dias.
Constantia T. Lawson, subjefe oficinista de
almac6n, Divisi6n de Abastos, sector
Atlantico: 36 aios, 28 dias.
Theodore L. Lewis, operario de vmlvula de
distribuci6n, Divisi6n de Suministro de
Combustible, sector Pacffico: 36 anos,
4 meses, 27 dtas.
Dalman K. Low, pasacables, Divisi6n de
Puertos, sector Pacifico: 22 aios, 5 me-
ses, 6 dias.
Oscar A. Lowe, capataz estibador, Divisi6n
de Terminales, sector Atlantico: 32 alos,
5 meses, 2 dias.
Charles P. Manning, aseador, Divisi6n de
Servicios Comunales, sector Pacifico: 15
alos, 4 meses, 9 dfas.
Juan J. Martinez, despachador subalterno
de combustibles liquids (muelles), Divi-
si6n de Suministro de Combustibles, sec-
tor Atltntico: 30 alos, 1 dia.
Icelda Mayers, encargada de cuarto de ves-
tir, Divisi6n de Escuelas, sector Pacifico:
23 alos, 6 meses, 11 dias.
David F. Mead, jefe del Ramo de Adminis-
traci6n de Archivos, Divisi6n de Servicios
Administrativos, sector Pacifico: 43 aios,
1 mes, 27 dias.
Angel C. Morales, lubricador, Divisi6n de
Esclusas, sector Pacffico: 32 alos, 9
meses, 11 dias.
Dorothy G. McLain, oficinista encargada de
cuentas corrientes, Divisi6n de Termina-
les, sector Atlontico: 25 aios, 1 mes,
12 dies.
Alfred Palmer, capataz mariners, Divisi6n
de Puertos, sector Atlintico: 36 alios,
1 mes, 2 dias.
John T. Pessoa, gerente de almac6n por
departamentos, Divisi6n de Abastos, sec-
tor Atlantico: 40 alos, 4 meses, 13 dias.
Luciano Plrez, estibador, Divisi6n de Ter-
minales, sector Atlintico: 24 aios, 2
meses, 10 dias.
Muriel W. Phillips, trabajadora de almac6n,
Division de Abastos, sector Atlintico: 34
alos, 5 meses, 23 dais.
Candelario Pineda, pintor, Divisi6n de Man-
tenimiento, sector Atlintico: 34 aios,
3 meses, 17 dias.
Avis B. Ramirez, oficinista, Divisi6n de
Abastos, sector Atlintico: 35 aios, 4
meses, 14 dias.
Robert G. Richarison, operaciones de alma-
cenaje y de montacargas de trinche, Di-
visi6n de Almacenes, sector Pacifico:
41 aios, 8 meses, 18 dais.
Manuel M. Rodriguez, botero, Divisi6n de
Esclusas, sector Pacifico: 32 aios, 1
mes, 7 dfas.
Leonard D. Sanders, encargado de equipaje,
Division de Terminales, sector Atlintico:
36 afios, 16 dias.
Stella A. Scantlebury, oficinista de abastos,
Division de Abastos, sector Atlintico:
33 anos, 9 meses, 27 dfas.
Luisa E. Scott, cajera de almacin, Divisi6n
de Abastos, sector Atl6ntico: 33 a~os,
10 meses, 24 dias.
Ezra M. Smith, primer maquinista de re-
molcador, Divisi6n de Puertos, sector
Pacifico: 41 aios, 3 meses, 26 dias.
Carlos Splatt, ayudante mecanico tornero,
Division de Esclusas, sector Pacifico:
31 aios, 11 meses, 19 dias.
Wesley A. E. Thomas, guardafrenos, Divi-
si6n de Ferrocarril, sector Atlintico: 19
alos, 9 meses, 14 dfas.
Humberto Torres, trabajador en plomeria,
Division de Mantenimiento, sector Atlin-
tico: 35 afios, 7 meses, 21 dias.
Leonel Vlsquez, ayudante de enfermerfa,
Hospital Gorgas, sector Pacffico: 30
anos, 7 meses, 29 dias.
Harrell R. White, piloto-draga, Divisi6n de
Dragado, sector Pacifico: 9 aios, 11
meses, 5 dias.
William C. Williford, capataz general de
mantenimiento de edificios, Divisi6n de
Mantenimiento, sector Atlantico: 35 aios,
23 dias.
Cecil G. Wilmont, auxiliar en higiene in-
dustrial, Divisi6n de Salubridad P6blica,
sector Pacifico: 34 afos, 20 dias.


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