Group Title: Panama Canal spillway : el Canal de Panamá spillway
Title: The Panama Canal spillway =
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 Material Information
Title: The Panama Canal spillway = el Canal de Panamá spillway
Alternate Title: Spillway
Canal de Panamá Spillway
Spillway del Canal de Panamá
Physical Description: 37 v. : ill. ; 43 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Canal Zone
Canal Zone
Panama Canal Company
United States -- Panama Canal Commission
United States
Publisher: Panama Canal
Place of Publication: Balboa Hights C.Z
Balboa Hights, C.Z
Publication Date: August 18, 1978
Frequency: biweekly[jan. 6, 1984-1999]
weekly[ former -dec. 23, 1983]
biweekly
regular
 Subjects
Subjects / Keywords: Periodicals -- Canal Zone   ( lcsh )
Periodicals -- Panama Canal (Panama)   ( lcsh )
Genre: federal government publication   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )
 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.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00094771
Volume ID: VID01180
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: oclc - 02582102
lccn - 83642750
issn - 0364-8044
Classification: lcc - HE538 .A37
ddc - 386/.444/05
 Related Items
Preceded by: Spillway
Succeeded by: Faro (Balboa, Panama)

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~~f~SL ~ nd~~ilMore hni 64 Yeairs of Semoice to World Conunesrce~ ~d~t


The Panama Canal Spillway
vol. vl, N. 52Friday; August 18,1978



Iw WO jo CYanfO LSD I ldntenance rrolects


Started by E& C Bureau This Week~


CROSS SECTION OF NORTH
APPROACH WALL- MIRAFLORES LOCKS


R f t'he Panama ~Cana MuseumIY~BF


T'he Civil Service Commission
has announced that, effective with
the first pay period after Au-
gust 31, 1978, premium rates for
regular life insurance provided to
employees covered under the Fede-
erall Employees' Group Life In-
surance (FEGLI) will b~e reduced
b~y 10 cents per $1,000 of coverage
per biweekly pay period.
The- present biweekly rate of
5:3.25 cents per $1,000 of insurance
is being reduced to 38.25 cents,
reducing the cost to the employee
from 35.5 cents to 25.5 cents and
the contribution by the agency
from 17.75 to 12.75 cents.
'The reduction will range from l
$1 less biweekly for employees
eligible for the minimum coverage
of $10,000 to $6 biweekly for em-
ployees who are entitled to the
maximunt coverage of $60,000. An
average employee will pay $1.10
less. biweekly for $i17,000 of
insurance.
The regular FEGLI plan pro-
vides coverage in an amount equal
to the employee's salary rounded
to the next $1,000, plus $2,000.
The level premium, the rate per
$1,000 is the same for all em-
ployees, regardless .of age.
The Commission also announced
a reduction in the hiw~eekly pre-


mium rates for the additional op-
tional $10,000 life insurance cover-
age which has been available
since February 1968 to employees
participating in the regular life
insurance plan under a schedule
of age-adjusted rates on an em-
ployee-pay-all b~asis. These new
rates also will be effective with
the first pay period beginning after
August 31, 19378. The b~iweekly
premiums for optional life in-
surance will b~e reduced as follows:


Presentl

$0.80
$1.20

$4.50
$10.50
$14.00


Age grou)
Under 35
35 to 39
40to 4
50 to 54
55 to 59
60 and over


Newo rarte
$0.60
$1.00

$3.5?0
$7.50
$9.00


Gov. H. R. Parfitt is shown during a recent visit to
the Atlantic side where he ol served a number of
Atlantic side operations, particularly those pertaining
to transit operations and functions of the Transporta-
tion and Terminals Bureau. The Governor's visit in-
cluded a complete tour and overview of loading and
unloading operations on the SS '.Cristobal," a tour
of the pier complex and Gatun Locks facilities, and


,



an inspection of recently completed improvements and
others underway. He also observed relay lockage
procedures for expediting the transit of vessels through
Gatun Locks, the tug ~assist operation of assisting
vessels entering the south end of Gatun Locks, and
visited the linehandlers area at Gatun. With the
Governor at Gatun Locks is R. J. Danielsen, Locks
Division Atlantic Branch Superintendent.


The reduction of life insurance
rates is the result of a recently
completed evaluation of the in-
surance program by the Civil
Service Commission which showed
a decline in cost of the prograrn
due mainly to the reduced mor..
tality rates, higher investment
yields, and with respect to the op-
tional insurance, a marked in~
crease in employee participation
since the last evaluation covering
the program through June 30,
1973.


seniorr high school English teacher
for 4 years.
She is a past president of the
Buffalo Council of World Affairs,
the New York Association of City
Court Judges, the Buffalo Law
School Alumni Association, Regent
of Canisius College, Board of Di-
rectors of the Mental Health As-
sociation of Erie County, and a
member of the American Judica
ture Society, the North American
Judges Association, the National
Federation of Business and Profes_
sional Women, the New York Con-
ference of Judges and Police Ex-
ecutives, the New York Bar As-
sociation, and the first woman
Fellow of the New York Bar
Foundation.


Justice D~olores Denman, who
served as an attorriey in the Offce
of the Gerferal Counsel from 19t66
to 1969, is- a candidate for the
office of Attorney General for the
state of New York in the Demo-
cratic primary coming up on Sep-
tember 12. She and her husband,
James, were the first legal team
employed in the Panama Canal's
Office of the General Counsel.
An Associate Justice in the Ap-
pellate Division, Fourth Depart-
ment, she is the first woman in the
Appellate Division and the highest
ranking woman 3udge in the state
of New York. She served previ-
ously as a justice on the Supreme
Court of the state of New York
as judge,' City Court, Buffalo, N.Y
and on the District Attorney's
staff. Justice D~enman was also a


MOtOTistS Reminded

o USt Care Whe

Driving Near Schools
It's that time of year again for

motorists to be esp cir 11 carefu

Drivers should be aware also of
the: schoolbuses and children who
gather at the bus stops, and keep
in mind that every motor vehicle,
'traveling in either direction, must
stop at least 10 feet from a school-
bus that has stopped to pick up or
dlischarge children. Motorists must
stop also when the bus lights are
blinking and not proceed until the
bus resumes motion or until sig-
naled b~y a police officer or the
b~usdrivgir to do so.
All Canal Zone buses transport-
ing- school children are equipped
with blinking lights and the
"schoolbus" sign in front and rear
of the vehicle. -


The Engineering and Construc-
tion B~ureau began two major
Canal inaintenailce projects this
week that will require the tem-
parary closing of lanes to ship
traffic while work is in progress.
The installation of the 'new
softnose at Gatun Locks and the
project to stop erosion from beneath
the Miraflores Locks center ap
proach wall are being tackled


during the same general time frame
to minimize the backlog of ships
that could result from the lane
outage.
The erosion project at Miraflores
is being handled in two phases, the
first having begun at 1 minute after
midnight on August 17. Ten Pan-
ama Canal Company divers working
in two shifts are now at work
putting nylon bags filled with ce-
ment grout in place between the
caissons, or pillars, that support
the center wall. (See diagram).
'The cellular wall, constructed on
what was originally flat land, is
itself stabilized with dirt and rock
fill from the original Canal excava-
tions. The 7V2%-fOOt in diameter
caissons beneath the wall reach
through the earth to a solid rock
I ase. Earth aroi th er ci s


and the fill within the wall has
also begun to leak out. At this time
erosion on the east lane has pro-
gressed to where corrective action
is required. West lane work will
not be performed at this time.
The first phase of the work will
require that the east lane at Mira-
flores be out of service until 8 a.m.,
August 20. A 4-day break will allow
for the clearing of any backlog
that may have developed; then
work will begin on the second
phase, extending from August 24
to 27.
At Gatun Locks, the west lane
will be out of service until noon
today and the east lane, from
6 a.m. today until noon tomorrow


to allow for the installation of the
newly built softnose on the south
approach wall. The new softnose
is identical to the one recently
installed at Pedro Miguel north
center wall.
The old timber floating softnose
at Gatun was demolished this year
by a transiting vessel.


Spillway Deadlines

Ad anced 7 Da
Due to the Labor Day holiday,
September 4, deadlines will be ad-
vanced 1 day for the September 8
issue of the SPILLWAY.
All material intended for pub-
lication September 8 should be in
the Ires310 1fc ur tonThursd yl


Sa te b c pt a clae dn noon
for publication that week.

Daniel Jones Earns

Veterinary Degree
Daniel Jones, son of Mr. and
Mrs. Robert L. Jones of Margarita,
recently received a degree in vet-
erinary medicine from Veterinar-
ian's College, Fort Collins, Colo.
and has gone into practice at
Syrlmar, Calif. where he lives with
his wife and two sons. Dr. Jones'
specialty is the treatment of exotic
birds and animals.
Jones is a train dispatcher with
the Railroad Division and Mrs.
Jones is a Public Health nurse at
Rainbow City Health Center.


Life, Optional Insurance

Premium Rates Reduced


foT mer P& DBmB CBDa B BWyt?

Candidate for Atrornev Gener.I





Panarna Canal Spill way

lIAIROLD R. PARFITT~ JA;MES H. TORMEY FRANK A. BALDWIN
Governor of the Canal Zone Lieutenant Governor Information Officer
The SPILL1VAY is an OffiCial Panama Canal publication. Articles may be
reprinted without further clearance. News items should arrive in the
Press Office by noon, Friday, the week prior to publication. Only urgent,
official material will b~e accepted after the deadline. Yearly subscriptions:
regular mail $6; regular mail students $4; airmail $19. Send check or
money order' payable to the Panama Canal Company to Chief, Admin-
istrative Services D~ivision, Box M. Balboa Heights, C.Z.


Page 2


THE PANAMA CANAL SPILLWAY


August 18, 1978


CANAL ZONE GOVERNMENT--PANAMA CANAL CONIPANY
PERSONNEL BUREAU



In-Service Employee Transfer-




All qualified applicants will receive consideration for appointment without regard to race,
religion, color, national origin, sex, age, partisan political affiliation, or any other non-
merit factor. A separate application must be submitted for each job listed. The base
rates shown will be increased for U.S. citizens by appropriate differential plus a tax factor
where applicable. 1 indicates written test requirement. j( Signifies a security position to be
filled only by a U.S. citizen.


(Schedule subject to change without notice. Indicates black and white program.)
Weekend program schedules are subject to change should a live sports event become available.


FRIDAY, AUGUST 18
3:00--Sign-On News
3:05--Sesame Street
4:00--Wally's Workshop
4:25--Lucky Jim
(Series ends)
4:SO--General Hospital (Adult)
5:35--Hollywood Squares
6:00--Evening Report

6:230-0n OMaSteep Beyonde
7:45--QuC Pasa?
7:50--Newsbreak/The Baron
8:45-Doc
9:10--The Advocates
10:10--Focus on Today
10:25--Mystery Movie:
"Twisted Brain"
(Adult)
12:00--Late News Headlines

SATURDAY, AUGUST 19
9:55--Sign-On News
10:05--Scooby-Doo
Adventure Hour
10:SO--Boza
11:30-D0ynomutt
11:50--My Three Sons
12:20--Muppets (Repeat)
12:40--World Team Tennis
1:35--Water World
2:00--Sports Show
2:20--NFL Team Highlights:

2:45-500 vias
(Series Starts)
3:10--Wlackiest Ship in
the Army
4:00--Big Valleye
4:55--Hawks
5:45--Learning Corp of
America
8:00-Weekend Report
6:10--Wolfman Jack
6:35--McLean Stevenson
Show
7:00--Barney Miller
7:25--Sherlock Holmese
7:55--Hawkins (Adult)
9:10--Double Feature:
"Guys and Dolls"
and "Saturday Night
Live"
12:45--Late News Headlines

SUNDAY, AUGUST 20
12:15--Sign-On News
12:20--Christopher Close-Up
12:45---Sacred Heart


1:00--This is the Life
1:30--Withit
2:00--Information Special:
"The Will To Be
Free"
2:55--NFL Team Highlights:
Redskins
3:20--Adam's Rib
3:45--Ethics in America
4:5-ild Life in Crisis
5:30--Washington Week in
Review
6:00--Weekend Report
6:10--Rolling on the River
6:35--Texas Wheelers
7:00--Medical Center
7:55--Apple's Way
(Series starts)
8:45-O0ne Oay at a Time
9:10--T.H.E Cat
9:40--Carol Burnett and
Friends
10:00--Movie: "Father
Knows Best"
11:15--Evil Touch
11:40--Late News Headlines

MONDAY, AUGUST 21
2:55--Sign-On News
3:00---Sesame Street
3:55--Firehouse
4:20--Body Buddies
4:45--General Hospital (Adult)
5:35--Bob Newhart a
6:00--Evening Report ,
6:30--Call of the West
6:55--1 Spy
7:50-QIu8 Pasa?
7:55-Newssbreak/Major
League Baseball:
Boston vs.
Kansas City
10:00--Focus on Today -
10:15--Special: "The World's
Largest Indoor
Country Music Show'
12:00--Late News Headlines

TUESDAY, AUGUST 22
2:45--Sign-On News
2:50-Electric Company
3:20--Mov ej "Franchise

4:50- Seneral Hospital
(Adult)
5:35--Truth or Consequences
6i:00--Evening Report


6:25--Hollywood Squares
6:50--Hee Haw
7:45--AII in the Family"
8:10-Q(ud Pasa?
8:15-Newsbreak/Firing Line
9:15--Bronk (Adult)
10:00--Focus on Today
10:20---Movie: "Marriage
Italian style"

12:00--Lat~e N ws Headlines

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23
3:00--Sign-On News
3:05-Sesame Street
4:00-D0usty's Treehouse
4:25--Room 222
4I:SO-GCeneral Hospital
(Adult)
5:35-$820,000 Pyramid
6:00--Evening Report
6:30--Young Lawyers
7:20--Here Comes the Future
7:50-Q(uC Pasa?
7:55-Newsbreak/Muppets
8:20--Medical Story
9:10--The Champions
10:05--Focus on Today
10:20--Movie: "It Takes
AII Kinds"
12:00--Late News Headlines

THURSDAY, AUGUST 24
3:00--Sign-On News
3:05--Electric Company
3:35--Partridge Fainilyn
4:00--Thrillseekers
4:25-Sandford & Son.
4:50--General Hospital
(Adult)
5:35--Body Buddies (Repeat)
6:00--Evening Report
6:30--Iron Horse*
7:20--Second City
7:45--Ru6 Pasa?
7:50-Newshreak/Julia.
8:15--Best of Groucho
8:40-Leeirning Corp. of
America
9:10--Carol Burnett and
.Friends
9:30--Norman Lr Presents:

10:00-Focus on Today
10:15-Silent Force
10:40--Tonight Show
1l:50--Late News Headlines


Bureau Lo- Va-
Ilase Rate Di isionl tion ci


PERMANENT POSITIONS


Automotive Machinist Leader ML-10 (Knowledge of English
and driver's license required) ..~.. .. $7.72 ___$.7
Budget Analyst NM-5/7 _.... ~. __$7,176.00/$12,188.80
Civil Engineer NM-7/9 $12,188.80/$14,747.20 0/$4,77.2
Clerk NM-3 (Bilingual) (Shift work required) _____$6,011.20 .2
Clerk-Stenographer NM-41 (Part-Time NTE 30 hours ___$6,572.80
Clerk-Typist NM-21 ___ __ ________ _________$5,699.20
Clinical Nurse/Public Health Nurse NM-7/9 _$12 188.80/$14,747.20
Oata Transcriber NM-3 _ .. _ _ _______$6,011.20
Electrician MG-10 $7.07 _. __ -. ____70
Janitor MG-1 _.. ____ ~_~_________$2.65


_$2.68
$2.68



$7.07
011.20
176.00


Motor Trans.
Health
Engineering
Port Capt.
Port Capt.
Public Health
Public Health
Fin. VP
Electrical
Comn. Serv.
Comn. Serv.
Electrical



Electrical
Industrial
Fin. VP


Laborer MG-3__
Laborer MG-3 _ _ _ _
Machinist MG-10 (Knowledge of English) (Experience in main-
tenance, repair and overhaul of large, high temperature
and pressure steam power generation systems and gas tur-
bine power generation systems required) -
Mail and File Clerk NM-3 (Knowledge of English) $6,__6,
Management Assistant (Typing) NM-51 _____ ~- __$7,7
Nurse/Clinical Nurse NM-7/9
(Shift work required) ____ ______ ___$12 188 80/$14,4,
Office Aid NM-1 (Driver's license required) __$5,
Supply Clerk NM-3 (Know edge of English and
driver's license required) _____. _~_ __. __$6,6,
Supply Clerk NM-3 ________. $6,___~__$,
Time and Leave Clerk NM-4 (Bilingual)
(Part-Time NTE 30 hours)--..____ .- -$


747.20 Health P-A
512.00 Motor Trans. A

011.20 Canal Prot. P-A
011.20 Industrial A

572.80 Port Capt. P


TEMPORARY POSITIONS

Accounting Technician NM-8 (NTE 1 year __. $11,003.20 03.2
Biological Aid NM-2 (NTE 1 year) $5,699.20 ____$569.2
Clerk NM-1 (NTE 1 year) ___ ____.____~ ---_$5,512.00
Clerk-Typist NM-3t (NTE 1 year) $___________6 011.20
Electrician MG-10 (Knowledge of English) (NTE 1 year) ___$7.07
Electrician Helper MG-5 (Knowledge of English)
(NTE 1 year) ___. ____ __________ _~___ __ _$27
File Clerk NM-2 (Bilingual) (NTE 1 year)___ __ ____$5,699.20
Motor Vehicle Operator MG-5 (Knowledge o'f English and
driver's license required) (First 40 hours) (NTE 8 months)__$2.76
Motor Vehicle ,Operator MG-5 (Knowledge of English and
driver's license required) (First 40 hours) (NTE 11 months)_.$2.76
Personnel Stalling Specialist NM-7 (NTE 1 year)____ ____$12,188.80
Welder MG-10 (Knowledge of English) (NTE 1 year_ _._ __$7.07


Fin. VP
Water & Labs
Fin. VP
Police
Railroad

Railroad
Personnel


P I
P 1


Motor Trans. A-P 1-1


Motor Trans.
Personnel
Rai road


Applications must be submitted to the Employment and Placement Branch, Building 366,
Ancon, or Building 1105, Cristabal, on Form 443, APPLICATION FOR TRANSFER, no later than
seven (7) calendar days from the date of this publication. This 7-day deadline is subject
to extension at the request of the Division advertising the vacancy, or as decided by the
Chief, Employment and Placement Branch. Qualifications Standards ~may be reviewed at
either of these offices or at the Canal Zone Library. Further information may be obtained
from the Employment and Placement Branch, telephone 52-3583, 52-7867 or 43-1288.
Qualified handicapped individuals may call or visit the Coorbinator for the' Employment of
the Handicapped. Program for counseling with regard to any of the above-listed vacancies.
The Coordinator's office is located in Building 345, Room 101, Ancon, C.Z. telephone 52-7570.


Orientation Program s t BHS and CHS

Orientation D~ay for new stu- dlurant, principal of Balboa High


B)ALBOA (Air-Conditionel)
Fri., 6:15, 8:05--The Blue Bird (G)
Friday Owl Show, 10:00--Creeping Flesh
(SIS) (PG)
Sat. Jr. Mat., 10:00 a.m.-Lost in the

SullesertMa~tlf)10:00 a.m.-Heroes of

Sa elemark (:3 6:15--Mon., 6:15, 8:15-
Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo (G)
Tues., 6:15, 8:40--The Sting (SIT) (PG)
Wed., 6:15, 8:05-Murder by Death
(SIT) (PG)
Thurs., 6:15, 8:05--Benji (SIT) (G)
GAMBOA*
Fri.-- Absent Minded Professor (G)
Fridayr.0l Show 59 0--oBeach Red (PG)

(SIT) (G)
0a.,B105 Cr splotS (G)
Tues.--Fistful of Dollars (PG)
Wed.-Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Smarter Brother (SIT) (PG)

PARAISO*
Sun.- Mother, Jugs and Speed (SIT) (PG)
Mon.--Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Smarter Brother (SIT) (PG)
Wed.--Outlaw Blues (SIT) (PG)

COCO SOLO (Air-Conditionel)
Fni.--The Bears and I (G)
Friday Owl Show, 10:00--The Hornet's

Sat. Jsr M t., 2:00--Harper (SIT) (G)
Sat.-Mon., 7:30--Sun., 2:00, 7:30--Apple
Dumpling Gang (G)
Tues.-Wed., 7:30--Iohnny Firecioud :(R)~
Thurs., 7:30--Skylacked (PG) 'L::


MARGARITA*
Fri.--Von Ryan's Express (SIT) (G)
Friday Owl Show, 9:30--Return of Sabata
(PG)
Sat. Jr. Mat., 2:00--The Paper Lion (G)

Sun J Mt, B G--h Train Robbers

Sun -on I- Will, I Will .. for Now
(SIT) (R)
Tues.--Gator tPG)

RAINBOW CITY*
(Air-Conditioned)
Sun.-Mon.-Jlohnny Firecioud (R)
Tues.--Skyjacked (PG)
Wed.-Thurs.--Apple Dumpling cang (0)

G:ATUN MINITHEATER"
(Air-Conditioned)
Fri.--The Big Sleep (PG)
Sat. Jr. Mat., 2:00--Tiger Shark (G)
Sat.--Voltaire (G)
Sun. Jr. Mat., 2:00--You're in the Army
Now (G)
Sun.- Four Daughters (G)

OAII night shows begin at 7:00 except as
shown. AII shows are post meridiem time
exept a~s shown. Pr gram s bectlltoagilan
mitted. General audience. (PG) Parental
guidance suggested, some material may
it beed s etresdoforunprete nag r. 3(d) it
unless accompanied by parent or legal
guardian. (X) Persons under 17 not ad-
initted. (SIT) ladicates Spanish hths ;
(8W) All in color unless Vis'ed.


dlents who will b~e attendling Bal-
b~oa High School the coming
school year will be held from 9 to
I 1:30 a.m., Tuesday, Augulst 22,
a~t thet school auditorium.
O)Fficers of the Student Associa-
tion will help new students to b~-
comer acqluaintedl with the school
anld its activities before school
opens on August 28. Following a
welcome b~y Sofia Tsengf, Studlent
Association president, D~r. W. Bon-


School, will introduce the admin-
istrators of the high school. Talks
also will b~e presented by represen-
tatives of the student government,
class activities, National Honor
Society, RO)TC, mullsic. tlubls andt
athletic
aAtl lientationl programs for new
students attending C:ristab~al Junior-
Senior High School will be held
o~n August 22, at 10 a.m. in the
school auditorium. Call 437-6241 for
further information.


B OOd Bs0


Honor Roll

COCO SOLO HOSPITAL,

Engineering and Construlction
Bureau:
Pedlro Hurt~ado
Charles Whyte
juan L~uis Marcing l
Ernel~sto Ryce
Ivaun Stephens
IHculth Bureau:

Enlrique Burown
lrinean 1T)ael Cicl
Vicente Inniss
Ernesto G~rahams
Ismnael Le6n
tiai >L ano
Lu P 01 a
V < n-l Rnmoay

Supply and Community Service
Brueau
Clinton Sharp
Pedr~o C6rdova
Rob~inson Gladstonet
Alfonlso Shaw

Transportation and Terminals
Bureau:
Victorino Alven
B~enito Barsallo
'Tomais Garay
Joseph Nicholson
L~uis Anib~al Niflo
L~eonardio Rowc
Others:
Margaret Hanks
TIalFy Corrigan
Cindy Dula
Mar'ie Keeser
G:eoffrey H. Moore
F61lix Sainchez .
John A. Tyb-urski
GORGAS HOSPITAL,
Civil Affairs Bureau:
Carlos Donalicio
Basil E-. James
.Charles Rheberg
Nathaniel Bye-s
Michael P. C~ordon

Engineering and Construction
Bureau:
Murray Hawk .
Antoniio 06 Dunn-lMoodie

El in R. Malin
IDavid R. Patton
.luan Stewart
Health Bureau:
S. Sgt. Robert L. Etzokl
Jestis M. Figueroa
SAmalia H~olden
Capt. Donald Kippenherlger
Elizab~eth B. Moore
Amelia T'. Bell
Samluel Julian
C:harles C. Morrell I

Hcardeo Walton
Marine Bureau:
James J. O'Donnell, Jr.
Willis Small, Jr.
Fr-anklin E. Foulen
11olando F. Ge idge

Herman Enestroza
Office of Financial Vice President:
Frank Alberga
Felipe Bergantino
William E. Burns
Richard A. Haynes
James F. Minor
Maximo Solano
Victor Velasco
E'frainl i. Herrera

Supply and Community Service

uTo:is D~. Alonso
11afael Castillo
Char-les R. Kalh
Manuel Zorrilla
lauis Gordon
Alrick Levene
M~ark Nelsonl
Franki Snydler
I)idgenes Tejada
Ricaido Villaverde

Tr nsportation and Terminals

hfaxinle Hunter
Eulgene Remni Lewis .
Others:
Yvonne Saez
James N. Sener
Melvin G. Martinez Baya .
C:atherine T. Boyer


Beinin rrH~?idayAugst 8, 978





Labor Day Store

##OUTS Announced

'Ihe Supply D~ivision has an-
nlouncedi Panama Canal store hours
o~f operation for Labor Day, Sep-
tembller 4, a legal holiday inl thec
(:anal Zone.
On1 Mon)Iday, Septembller 4, all
retail stores including townsite
merchandise andi vending con-
venlience sections, warehouses, op-
tical shops andi thle Ancon L~aundlry
will b~e closed.
Service Cenlterl pe~rationls in-
cludiing all foodl and small mner-
chandise operations except Balb~oa
and Margarita cafeterias and the
Anlcon Drive Inn, will b~e closed.
B~alboa and Margarita cafeterias
wYill operate their regular 24-hour
schedules. The Ancon Drive Inn
will operate from I1:30 a.m. to
11 p.m.
The Gasoline stations will b~e
open their normal reduced-hour
holiday schedules: La Boca gas
lanes and merchandise section,
.6:30 a.ml. to 1 p.m.; Gamboa,
8 a.ml. to 12 noon; Margarita, 6:30
a.m. to 12 noon. All others will he
closed.
Bowling alleys will be o~pen from
3:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. to accom-
Inodate prescheduled league bowl-
ing commitments. Th~e Snack Bar
and Ice Cream Parlor at the Balboa
Bowling Center will be closed.
Theaters will operate in accordance
with announced movie schedules.
All production plants will be
closed with the exception of the
Mount Hope Milk Plant which will.
operate with a limited crew onl
that day.

criminall Justice (ourses

To Be Offered at CZC
A wide selection of courses in
criminal justice is offered for the
fall semester at Canal Zone Col-
lege. The offerings are all sched-
ulledl as evening sessions to b~egin
after 5:05 p.m. for 12-week sessions
rather thanl the normal 18-week
semester.
Introductory courses are offered
in the Criminal Justice System andi
Constitutional Law. Advanced cour-
ses are offered in Criminal Inves-
tigation and Police Administration.
'The Canal Zone College initiatedl
its Criminal Justice associate's
(2-year) degree program in 1976 at
the request of the Canal Zone
Police D~ivision. The first graduate
of the program was awarded his
degree in June 1978.
All courses in the program are
awarded three semester credits
upon satisfactory completion.
The courses in criminal justice
start on September II1 or 12. Reg-
istration for all classes is now
taking place. For information call
52-3107.


New Swimming Classes
New swimnming classes will b~egin
at the Balboa, Curundu, Los Rion:,
Paraiso and Gamboa pools on Sep-
temb~er 11 and will continue through
October 20.
Registration for these classes
will be held September 3 through
September 9 and l~cal residents
of each of the pool areas will have
priotrity on the first dlay of regis-
tration.
Classes will b~e limitedd so reg-
ister early.
For more information contact
you- I.; 11 pool


.






Finalists inr the, Summer Recreation Program's racquetball tourney are
from left, in front: David Wood, Maureen Egger, John Irvin and David
Sutherland. Standing: Jim Thompson, Kathy Newbury, Jim Yarborough
(local businessman who sponsored the tourney), Carl Orvis .and Alvin
Orgeron, who was presented a Special Award. Recipients of racquetball
awards not pictured are: Mari Wong, Karen Barsness, Tony Lopez, Maritza
Reyes and Alina Liptai.


Oriental Art Worlb by H-ide Drew on Display


August. 18, 1978


THE PANAMA CANAL SPULWAY


Page 3


Alvin Orgeron, who received a
Special Award for Most Enthu-
siastic Player in Racquetball Singles
in the Division of Schools Summer
Recreation Program, has had only
o~ne leg since he was in a motor-
cycle accident at the age of 37. He
is now 15 andr, in addition to b~einf
goodl at racquetball, is an accom-
plishedl soccer andi hasketb~all
player- and swimmer.- With a good
dleal o~f skill-andi some dlaringi-he
also skateh~oardt s andl ride~s a ~i-
cycle.
All this with the help of an
artificial leg? Not at all. When
taking part in sports, Alvin puts
the artificial leg aside and with
remarkable skill manipulates a
crutch with his right hand and
dlrib~bles a b~all, swings a racqluet
or does whatever necessary witli
his left.
Alvin's eyes shine when he tells
hlow he was able to become an
outstanding athlete despite his
handicap. "Up until about the time
when I was in fifth grade, I used
to sit and watch all the kids going
b~y; having fun and playing games.
Then I got these two good friends,
D~onald Simons and Billy Pierson,
who would encourage and some-
times force me to take part in
what they were doing. If I said,
'No, I can't.' Then they'd say,
'O).K., so just sit there. We're
going to without you.' Andi so
I'dl get ulp and tr~y to go a~long


and do whatever they were doing."
Since then, Alvin participated inl
all the recreation activities at Bal-
b~oa Elementary School, including
rope-climb~ing, and, upon the re-
ommlendation of the school's Ree-
reation Specialist Abdtiel Flynn, wls
accepted as a member of the re~-
ular gym classes when he entered
Curuundu Junior Hligh School. There
he hlas :taken par~t in inltramulral
b~asketball, wrestling aInd sc~c'cer, in
which he: letterel.
InI the summer of '76i, he was
onle of six h~oys on~ the "C" League
Championship Basketball teaml in
the Summer Recreation Progral.
When askedl what is the hardeast
thling for him to do, Alvin replies'
"Noithing. I try everyth ng. 11 I a

don't worry about it." '
Alvin~ was .horn1 in the Canal
Zone and has lived here all his
life. His father, H~orace Orgeron,
of the Motor Transportation Divi
sion, will soon be retiring. The
family plans to live inl New Or-
leans. Alvin's plans for the future
include studying to become an
Architectural Engineer, and trying
and becoming proficient in new
sports. Football, for instance.
Balb~oa High School Coach John
Mc~ee says Alvin is the most ded
icatedl and courageous athlete h-e
has seen in years. We're surec our
readerrs wYill a~gre.


Standing with Richard K. Erbe, D~irector of the Supply and Community
Service Bureau, are the three top Employees of the Year given recogni-
tion in the Bureau's 14th annual~award ceremonies. From left: George
A. Jackman, Division of Storehouses; Leonardo E. Mulgrave, Supply
Division; Porfirio Abrego, Community Services; and Erhe.


S&CSDUT&&U PreSOnnl fleCelve


InplOvte Of the YedT AWardS


Leonardo E. Mulgrave, Supply
Division; Porfirio Abrego, Com-
munity Services; and George A.
Jackman, D~ivision of Storehouses
were named Employees of the Year
in the Supply and Community
Service Bureau's 14th annual award
ceremonies.
TLhey and 71. other employees
Ireceivedl outstanding or superior
performance certificates and cash
awards inl the Bureau's unique in~
c~entive program. In receiving such
recognition, they were designated
either Red (outstandlingr) or Blue
(sup~erior) employees and received
h~adges printed with their names
and level of awards to wear
throughout the year. Monetary
awards for b~oth levels ar-e the
same.
Recognition begins at the unit
level with supervisors choosing
their best employees and forward-
ing their names to branch chiefs
who select the Branch Employees
of the Year. From these winners,
division heads make the final selec-
tionl of three top employees to ~e
considered for Emlployee of the
Year designation.
.Win~ners were:

COMMUNITY SERVICES
DIVISION
Grounds Management Branch
Employee of the Year: D~ario
Villarreal. Red Honor: George
D~avidson, Florencio Jaen, Reyes
Tucibn. Blue Honor: Gerald
D~unant, Samuel Boyce, Santana
V~squez, Enos Dean, Josh S~n-
cherz, Vicente Rodr~iguez.

Buildings Management Branch
Employee of the Year: Phillis
Brown. Red Honor: Cristabal Ma-
clriz, Luis Guiengou. Blue Honor:
Tomasa Anderson, David Stanley,
Urb~ano Escobar, Carlos Valdes,
C:. A. Archb~old, Evans A. Clarke.

AeTO Club Ground School
'The Chagres Aero Club, will
hold a 7-week Private Pilot Ground
School for student pilots and others
interested in flying. Classes will ~e
on Monday and Thursdays from
7:15 to 9:30 p.m. beginning Au-
gust 21, room 19 at the Diablo
Heights School. For further details
caoll 52-250:3 ev nings. .


Stanley H~awkins, Viclente Camp-


Housing Management Branch

Employee of the Year: Fermin
Rodriguez. Red Honor: Evans
Clark. Blue Honor: L~evi Smith,
L~oraine Foster,

DIVISION OF STOREHOUSES
Red Honor: Crispin A. Slinchez.
Blue Honor: Higinio Mutioz, Pa-
b~lo A. Santamaria, Gladstone R.
Robinson,

SUPPLY DIVISION
Service Center Branch

Branch Employee of the Year:
Severino Caldercin. Red Honor:
Maria E. Building. Blue Honor:
Alfred A. Barnett, Maudlinet A.
Lashley, Humberto Villacres.

Vending/Recreation Activities

Employee of the Year: Claudlius
S. Joseph. Red Honor: Gabriel V.
Vergara. Blue Honor: Ada A.
Bo~swell, Enriqlue Hu~rtado, Amnilia
1. Jac~kman. ~
Marketing Branch
Employee of the Year-Super
markets: Sylvia Newhall. Red
oIonor: Julio Magall6n, Barrington
Russell, Flaverta Rodriguez, Elvia
Rose, George Foster. Blue Honor:
Alsa Bayne, Oswald Matthews,
Edward Drew, Lyle Daniel, Evelia
Saldarriaga.
Employee o~f the Year-D~epart-
ment Stores: Winston Salterio. Red
Honor: Avelina Hinds, Earl Whit-
taker. Blue Honor: Manuela Bris-
sett, D~oraten Acosta, Ethelb~ert
Seales-
Employee of ther Year--Plants
andi Gas Station Operations: Sim6n1
Flores. Red Honor: Cesar Busta-
mnante. Blue H~onor: Rubbin N.
Padmore.

Merchandise Management Branch
GMO/B&E
Employee of the Year-Ware-
housing Operations: Eust~ace E.
Waisome. Red Honor: Alberto L.
N6ilez, Florence W. Walker. Blue
Honor: Roy Waterman.

Buying and GMO/B&E
Employee of the Year: Roosevelt
Grant. Red Honor: Maud I. Lynch.
.Blue Tlonor: Sadlie 1);. Be~le a~sr
'i~jai, Ti~Ida .: Tnc~h.


An exhibit of Sumi-E and
oriental watercolors b~y Japanese-
born Hide D~rew is currently on
display at the Civil Affairs Building
and will continue until Septeml-
h~er 9. Sumi-E is an ancient Jap-
anese ink painting in which the
strokes of the b~rush reflect a del-


icate and simple presentation of art.
The exvhib~it is sponsored by the
National League of American Pen
Women, C:anal Zone and Panama
Br~anch. For further information
contact Emlily Bolton at 52-5597
or the artist at. 52-6i029. T'he public
is invited.


Dr. Daniel L. Jenkins, who cane
to the Isthmus with his missionary
parents when he was a young b~oy
and attended schools here, is cur-
rently running for State Senator
on the Republican ticket for Dis-
trict 8, Florida.
Before leaving the Canal Zone
in the early 1970's, Dr. Jenlkins
was with the Division of Schools
and previously-had been employed


b~y the Police andt Customs divisions.
Dr. Jenkins is the assistant dean
at Luther Rice University in Jack-
sonville, where he lives with his
wife and two children.
A Baptist minister, Dr. Jenktins
also is associated with a travel
agency and the D~uval Couniy
School Board.
A sister, Joella D~eakins, lives at
-Gamboa. .


Alvin Orgeron Wins Special Award


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CZC studtenlt Tomn Hannliganl chased Pacific side strays this
sunmmer, bult hopes to net a job as a police officer in the futurre.
Right, Nora Rubhle wuorkedt at thle Cristabal Personniel Office,
bult didn't file atwaU her dream of working with retard~ed chiklren~l
wohenl she gradualteS from~ Penlsacola ChristianL College.
E~l estudtialnte de kl Universidad die la Zondi del Canal
T'om Hanniganl persiguid' a los perros sureltos este verano,, pero
espera obtener ztn puesto comlo policia en~ el fulturo. A la dlerechau,
Nora Rubhle trahajd en la Oficina de Personal die Crisedbhal,
Pero no' abandlond sul suesfic de trabajar con niiios retardadlos
mactulton se~ gradrlice de I llaUive~rsidadr der Pensacolar Christiant.






Two futurre engineers SissU
Plu~nkett andi Jaime Roman
inventory e~quipmlent at -.
Pedlro Migurel Locks beforre I
heading back to school. Sissy~ rs
a sophomore at the U. of
coloradlo lndl laime, a1 senior at *
Geor~gia Tech. Benow, Eastern 1 .
Ke~ntucky State freshman 1. ,
Glenn Brandl 's summer at ,
Coco Solo Pool points uip his
interest in recreation andlt .- *V .si~~
park- malcnagement.
D~os fucturos inlgenieros, .Sisy ~
Plulnkett y/ ]nlame Romacn, toman a /
inve~ntario d1el equzipo en lans /
Esclutsas die Pedrlo Migurel anltes a
dec regresalr a la escuecla. SissU 2
culrsa sul segunltdo afio enL la
Ulniversidladl de Colorado 17
]aimle, sue riltimno en la Ge/>rgia
Tech. Foto inlferior', el ocrano do :
G:lennl Bra~ndl, deZ primler ario con
laUniversidadt ie? Easte~rn


Irlolv 11artinlo ,,ud~e del~icaries for,, Balbo a Cafeterial, butr at
CZC~~~~~ heil! is drain up plas o e n rcitc


rr _


Notice anything missing when you came to work this weekF How
about 441 student assistants! Last Friday was the final day of work
for most of the young people in the U.S. student assistant summer
hire program.
Employed inl every bureau within the Canlal organizations, they
have handled job~s ranging from office clerical work to dog catching.
A record number of student assistants were hired this year. Nearly
every higth school graduate anld college student wvho applied was
accepted, either inl the Panama Canal program or with the. militar-y
services.
The feedback from their employers indicates that they excelled
in their jobs. Of the representative sampling of student assistants
featured onl this page, two, Sissy Plunkett anld Jaime Roman,
r~eceivedl special letters of co~mmendlation for the high equality of
their work.
Most of the students ar~e now getting ready to go back to college,
either locally or stateside. Those of us who have been beneficiaries
of their hard work thank them for jobs well done and wish them
the b~est of luck as they pr~epare themselves for etntelring the workingS
wor~ldl onI a permanent ba;sis.







TRABA












































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La grlifica capta al Gobernador H. R. Parfitt durante las Esclusas de Gatrin, y una inspeceidn de las reci6n
su reciente visit al sector Atl~ntico donde observ6 un completadas mejoras, y otras que estin en march.
nlimero de las operaciones del sector Atl~ntico, par- Tambidn pudo observer los procedimientos de trin-
ticularmente los que tienen relaci6n a las operaciones sito de relevo que son empleados para apresurar el
de trinsito y las funciones de la Direcei6n de Trans- trjnsito de las naves por las Esclusas de Gati~n, las
porte y Terminales. La visit del Gobernador incluy6 operaciones de los remolcadores, y visit el iArea de los
un recorrido complete y una vista general de las ope- pasacables en Gat~n. El Gobernador estuvo acompa-
raciones de carga y descarga en el SS "Crist~bal", una iiado por R. J. Danielsen, Superintendente del Ramo
gira del complejo de muelles, de las instalaciones de Atlintico de la Divisi6n de Esclusas.


Mcis de 64 Mos ato Servicio de~l Comesrcio Mlundial -~-


Spillway del Canal de PanamA

Vol. XVI, No. 52 Viemnes 18 de A~ooso de 1978

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In genIeTIS y LOWStTUCICIOD IntCIa 078a


&e IVIBDtenlmien / O en I.OS T BSeS


LAGO MIRAFLORES IE RELE LIOR
EL.+I6.46~ t~,
PARE DE SCELULRESE
FRELLENO 1

E e0DEL RELLENO


-P LOTES DE TUBODE
FONDODE LAPARED DE LA- ; 2 8AZ DE MAE R50
ESCUSA t FOD 00RI OIPL EPIAW 45


SACOSDE NYLON RELLENOS DE r ~:
CONCRETE COLOCADOS 8AJO ELi - I
AIGUA\ POR BUZOS PAIRA DETENER I,
LA PERDIDA DEL RELLENO

CANAL E P~RX M ICIN I
LA ELEVAICION VAIRIA

ROCA SOLIDA. EL.-6.IO .. ..


SECC ION TR ANS VE RSAL DE~ LA PA RED DE
APR~OXIMACON NORTE -
ESCLUSAS DE MIRAFLORES


La Comisicin del Servicio Civil
ha anunciado qlue, a partir del pri-
mer period de pago despuiis del
:3t de agiosto de 1978, las primes
dlel seguro, de vida qlue cubre a los
empleados asegurados h~ajo el pan
de Seguro de Vida para Emplea-
dos Federales (FEGLI) senin re-
ducidas en 10 centavos por cada
$1,000 de seguro por quincena.
La actual prima quincenal de
53.25 centavos por $1,000 de se-
g~uro serAi reducida a 38.25 centa-
vas, rebajando el costo a los em~
pleados de 35.5 centavos a 25.5
centavos y la aportacicin por la
agencia de .17.75 a 12.75 centavos.
Esta reduccicin fluctuarii entire
$1 menos por qluincena para em-
pleados que son elegibles para par-
ticipar en los beneficios minimos
de $10,000 y $6 por quincena para
los empleados que tienen derecho a

l bn fcon tn labmos de $ 6 0 0


El plan regular FEGLI ofrece
b~eneficios en una cantidad igual
al sueldo del empleado redondea-
do a los pr6ximos $1,000 mis
$2,000. El nivel de prima, la rata
por $1,000 es igual para todos los
empleados, sin importar la edad.
,k--La Comisibn tambi~n anunci6
que habri una reduccicin de las
primas quincenales en la opcibn
adicional de $10,000 de seguro de


vida que se viene ofreciendo desde
feb~rero de 198i8 a los empleados
qlue participan en el plan de se-
guro de vida regular conforme a
un plan de primas ajustadas por
edad a base de que el empleado
pague todo. Estas nuevas primas
tambi~n entrar~in en yigor a par-
tir del primer period de pago
despuibs del 31 de agosto de 1978.
Las primes quincenales por el se-
guro de vida opcional ser~in redu-
cidius asi:


arctuates
per $10,000
$0.80
$1.20
$1.90
$2.90
$4.50
$10.50
$14.00


NuevaD
prima
$0.60
$1.00
$1.70
$2.40
$3.50
$7.50
$9.00


lecld
Menos de 35
:35 a 39
40 a 44
45 a49
50 a 54
55 a 59
60 y mris


La rebaja de las primas del se-


eu rnos iure fe 10 ltad r
Servicio Civil que demostr6 un
descenso en el costo del program
debido principalmente a la baja
mortalidad, mis ganancias de las
inversiones, y con respect al se-
guro opcional, al notable aumento
en la participacibn de los em
pleados desde qune se efectub la
tiltima eva-luacidn qlue abarc6 el
program hasta el 30 de junio de
1973.


La Juez Dolores Denman, qlue
sirvi6i como abogada en la Oficina
de la Asesoria Juridica del Canal
desde 1966 hasta 1969, es candi-
dat'para el eareo are F al del
prciximos comicios preliminares del
Partido Democritico el 12 de sep-
tiembre. Ella y su esposo, James,
tuvieron la distinci6n de ser los
primeros qlue trabajaron simulti-
neamente en la Oficina de la Ase-
soria Juridica del Canal siendo ma-
rido y mujer.
En su capacidad de Juez Aso-
ciada en la Divisibn de Apelacio-
nes, Cuarto Departamento, es la
primera mujer en dicha division y
la juez de mayor jerarqufa en el
estado de Nueva York. Anterior-
mente sirvi6 como juez en la Corte
Suprema del estado de Nueva
York, como Juez Municipal en
Buffalo, Nueva York y en la Ofici-
na del Fiscal. La Juez Denman

MOtOTistdS, Tengan

CUidedo Guando Est'n

TCrc ale BaS Escuelas
Ha llegado una vez mis esa
bpoca del afio en qlue las personas
que manejan vehiculos deb~erin
tener especial cuidado cuando, es-
tCbn manejando cerca de las Areas
escolares.
Los conductores debenin tener
present qlue los niflos se reilnen
en las paradas de autobuses, y es-
tar conciente! de qlue todo vehicular
a motor, viafando en cualqluier cli-
recei6n, debe detenerse por 10 me-
nos a 10 pies del autoblis de cole-
giales que se ha detenido para re-
coger o dejar nitios. Tambi~n de-
herin detenerse al activarse 1as lu-
ces intermitentes del autob~s y no
proceder hasta qlue este siga o un
policia 0 el conductor del autobdS
le indique qune continue su march.
Todos los autob~uses de la Zona
del Canal qlue transportan colegia-
les estin equipados con luces in-
termitentes y Ilevan el rbtulo
"schoolbus" (autobds de colegiales)
delante y stris del vehiculo.


tambikn fue, durante 4 aiios, maes-
tra de inglis del duod~cimo afio
de una. escuela secundaria.
Ha sido president -del Consejo
sobre su oisMunils du Bubf-
nicipales de Nueva York, de la
Asociaci6n de Exalumnos de la
Facultad de Derecho de Buffalo,
Regente de la U~niversidad de Ca-
nisius, Junta Directiva de la Aso-
ciaci6n de Salud Mental del Con-
dado de Erie, y miembro de la
Sociedad de Judicatura Americana,
la Asociaci6n de Jueces Norteame-
ricanos, la Federaci6n Nacional de
Mujeres de Negocios y Profesio.
nales, la Conferencia de Jueces y
Ejecutivos de la Policia, de Nueva
York, la Asociaci6n de Abogados
de Nueva York, y la primera mujer
Fellow de la Fundaci6n de Aboga-
dos de Nueva York.


Esta semana la Direceirin de In-
genieria y Construcci~n inici6 dos
grandes proyectos de manteni-
miento en~ el Canal que har6 ne-
cesario el cierre temporal de las
vias al trifico de barcos mientras
la obra est6 en progress.
La instalaci6n de la nueva de-
fensa de la pared central en las
Esclusas de Gat~n y el proyecto
para detener la erosii~n debajo de
la pared central de aproximaci6n
de las Esclusas de Mirafores serin
efectuados durante el mismo pe-


riodo de tiempo a fin de reducir
aun minimo el c6nxulo de barcos
que pudiese resultar a raiz de la
interrupci6n de la via.
El proyecto para detener la ero-
si6n en Miraflores se esti 11evando
a cabo en dos fases-la primera fue
empezada 1 minute pasada la me-
dianoche el 17 de agosto. Diez
buzos de la Compafiia del Canal
de PanamP que trabajan en dos
turnos, estin actualmente colocan-
do bolsas de nil6n 11enas de con-
creto entire los encofrados, o co
lumnas en que se apoya la pared
central. (V~ase el diagrama).
La pared cellular, construida en
lO que fue originalmente una pla-
nicie, at eabihizada c rdeleln
eXCRVaciones originales del Canal.
Los encofrados de TV2 pies de dii-
metrO debajo de la pared estin
enterrados sobre una base s61ida
(16 rOcas. La tierra que rodea los
encofrados se ha desgastado gra
dualmente mediante la acci6n de
las h61ices de los barcos y el re-
Ilena dentro de la pared tambibn
Se eSti Saliendo. El trabajo de
6TOsi6n en la rib~era oeste no serk
efectuado por ahora.
La primera fase del trabajo re-
queriri que se suspend el trifico
07r la VR eSte de las Esclusas de
Mird Ores hasta las 8 a.m. el 20
de agosto. Una breve interrupci6n
del trabajo, de 4 dias, permitiri
que se despefe cualquier c6mulo
de barcos Que pudiesen ocurrir;
entOnces se iniciard el trabajo de
la segunda fase, que se extiende
Sdel 24 al. 27 de agosto.
En las Esclusas de Gatin, se
suspended el servicio de la via
oeste hasta las12 meridiano de hoy
y la via este, desde las 6 a.m. de
hoy hasta las 12 meridiano de ma-
fiana, para pode~r instalar la reci~n


construida defense de la pared
central en la pared de la aproxi-
macicin del sur. Esta nueva defen-
sa es id~ntica a la que fue insta-
lada recientemente en la pared
central norte de las Esclusas de
Pedro Miguel.
La antigua defense flotante de
madera enl Gatin fue destruida
este afio por una nave que transi-
tab~a el Canal.

Adelentan 1 Die el

Clerre de Plsane
Con motive de celebrarse el Dia
del Trabajo el 4 de septiembre, el
dierr d paeas pa el SILA
1 dia.
Todo el material destinado a
dicha edici6n deberd Ilegar a la
Oficina de Prensa a mis tardar el
jueves, 31 de agosto al mediodia.
S610 podrin aceptarse asuntos ofi-
ciales de urgencia hasta el martes
5 de septiembre al mediodia.

Danie lOneS Obtlene

TitU O de Veterinario
Daniel Jones, hijo de Robert L.
Jones y sefiora, de Margarita, re-
cientemente se recibi6 de medico
veterinario en la Universidad Ve-
terinaria de Fuerte Collins, Colo-
rado, y ejerce su profesi6n en Syl-
mar, California, donde vive con su
esposa y dos hijos. El Dr. Jones se
especializ6 en el tratamiento de
pijaros y animals exbticos.
Jones ocupa el puesto de despa-
chador de trenes con la Divisi6n
de Ferrocarril y la Sra. Jones es
enfermera de Salud Pliblica en el
Centro de Salud de Rainbow City.


Segoros de Vida y de


Opci6n Reducen Primes


EXdDOga a del Lanal de Paname

Es Candidate a Fiscal General





Spill way del Canal de Panama


PpLWAY DEL P3AL DE PAJgg


PBgina,~-


GOIIERN0 DE LA ZONA DEL CANAL--COMPAfflA DEL CANAL DE PANAMA
DIRECC10N DE PERSONAL


1.ista de Vacantes y Traslados


Para Empleados
Todo solicitante capacitado recibir8 consideracidn para trabajo sin distincidn de raza,
religion, color, nacionalidad, sexo, edad, partidarismo y afiliaci6n political u otro factor no
meritorio. Deberb someterse una solicitud per separado para cada uno de los empleos que
aparecen en la lista. Los salaries in'dicados sersn aumentados a los cindadanos de los EE. UU.
por medio del diferencial apropiado ademas del factor de impuesto cuando deba aplicarse.
El simbolo I indica que es necesario un examen escrito. El simbolo $q indica que es una
posici6n de seguridad donde puede emplearse solamente a ciudadanos estadounidenses.


Viernes 18 de Agosto de 1978
RAINBOW CITY PARAISO
Domingo y lunes-Jlohany Firecould (R) Domingo--Mother, Jugs and Speed (SIT) (PG)
Martes--Skyjacked (PG) Lunes--Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Miercoles y jueves-Alpple Dumpling Smarter Brother (SIT) (PG)
Gang (G) Mi~rcoles--Outlaw Blues (SIT) (PG)
CUIA DE PELICULAS: (6) Audiencia general para personas de todas Ias edades. (PG) Se sugiere
la Guia de los Padres, pues parte de la pelicula no sera apta para niiios. (R) Restningida.
Menores de 17 ailos tendrbn que if acompailados de uno de los padres o so guardian legal.
(X) No se admitir8 menores de 17 alios. (SIT) Titulos en espaiiol.


POSICIONES PERMANENTES Salacrio Base
Analista de Presupuestos NM-5/7 ._. .~ $7,178.00/$12, 188.80
Aseador(a) MG-1 ____~. _1_____.~. .~. $2.65
Auxiliar de Oficina NM-1 (Se require licencia
para conducir) _~_. _______.__ ~~.. $5,512.00
Ayndante de Normas Administrativas-Mecanagrafia NM-5 _$7,176.00
Electricista MG-10 _________~_~. .-- _.. .._$7.07
Enfermera Clinica/Enformera de Salud
Pilblica NM-7/9 $12,188.80/$14,747.20 18880/14,
Enfermera/Enfermera Clinica NM-7/9
(Trabajo de turno) _.__. .______$12,188.80/$14,747.20
ingeniero Civil NM-7/9 $____~.____12,188.80/$14,747.20
Mec~nico Tornere MG-10 (Conorimiento de inglis) (Se requie-
re experiencia en el mantenim ento, reparaci6n y reacondi-

i prs e ao v por sister em g oa are de al rbinen e guarsa$7.07
Obreto MG-3 ______ __ __ _ _ __ _ $2.68
Obreto MG-3 _____ _ _ _____ _ _ $2.6
Oficinista NM-3 (Bilinglie) (Trabajo de turno)_._____$, $601.20
Oficinista de Albastos NM-3 _________I___$6,011.20
Ofcicnista de Abastos NM-3 (Conocimiento de ing~ sy
se require licencia para conducir) ___._ ___ _$6,011.20
Oticinista de Archive y Correspondencia NM-3
(Conocimiento de inglis) __ ______~_~~ ._$6,011.20
Oficinista Estendgrafo(a) NM-41 (Tiempo parcial
que no exceda 30 horas) _____ $________6,572.80
Oficinista Mecan6grafo(a) NM-21 _. ________$5,699.20
Oficinista, Seceiin de Niminas NM-4 (Bilingile)
(Tiempo parcial que no exceda 30 horas) ___ $6,572.80 2.
Transcriptor(a) de Dates NM-3 _ __ _________ __ $6,011.20
Capataz Meclinieo Tornero--Automotriz ML-10 (Conocimiento
de ingibs y se require licencia para conducir)_____ .-$7.72
POSICIONES TEMPORALES
Archivero~a) NM-2 (Bilingile) (Que no exceda 1 ario ___$5,699.20
Auxiliar de Biologia NM-2 [(Que no exceda 1 alio ____$5,699.20
Ayudanto Electricista MG-5 (Conocimiento de ingl~s)
(Que no exceda 1 ailo) ___ __ __ __ _ ~_ _$2.76
Electricisita MG-10 (Conocimiento de inglis)
(Que no exceda 1 ano) ___________ _ _~ ~~$7.07
Especialista en T~cnicas de Personal NM-7
(Que no exceda 1 alio) ____-__-_------ - $___12,188.80
Oficinista NM-1 (Que no exceda 1 aiiok__ __ ______$5,512.00
ofcicnista Mecandgrafo(a) NM-3t (Que no exceda 1 aliink--56,011.20
Operario de Vehicules a Motor MG-5 (Conocimiento de inglds
y se require licencia para conducir) (Primeras 40 horas)
(Que no exceda 8 mesesk------------------------------$$2.7
Operanio de Vehiculos a Motor MG-5 (Conocimiento. de inglis:
y se require licencia para conducir) (Primeras 40 horas)
(Que no exceda 11 mesesk____ ___ __ ________$2.76
Soldador MG-10 (Conocimiento de ingl~s) (Que no
exceda 1 alio) ____ ___________ __ ____ __$7.07
Teenico(a) en contaduria NM-8 (Que no exceda 1 allot _$11,003.20


Direccian
Divokidin
Salubridad
Serv. Com.


Trans. Motor A
Ofi. VP P
Electricidad P

Salud Pliblica P

Salubridad P-A
Ingenieria P


3:00-D0aniel Boone
4:00--Cine de Acciin
6:00-D0isneylandia
7:00--Switch
930000-Los Ange es de Charlie
0:00--Superestreno
LUNES
10:30--Programa Religiose
11:30-Mhlisiin Miigica
.2:00--Batman
2:30--Tras la Naticia
1:00 -Cine Vespertino
3:00--Cocinemos con Rosita
3:30--Plaza S~samo*
4:00--Show de Bugs Bunny
4:30--El Show de los Muppe
5:00--Viaje at Fondo del Ma
6:00--La Tremenda Corte
6:30--Tevedis Informa
7:30--La Muier Bidnica
8:30--Cine favoritoo
0:30--Ultimas Noticias
1:00--Unim ES d

10:30--Programa Religiose
1:30--Speedy Gonz61ez
12:00--Batman
12:30--Tras la Noticia
1:00--Cine Vespertino a
3:00--Cocinemos con Rosita
3:30--Plaza Sdsamo*
4:00--Tom & Jerry
4:30--Porky Pig
5:00--Cheyonne
6:00--La Tremenda Corte
8:30--Tevedis Informa
7:30--Chisicos Familiares
8:30--La Familia y sus
Problems
0.A colors. Surjeto a
6:00--300 Millones
7: -ug ken el Sigle 23
9:00-Los Ejecutives
10:00--Gran Cine
LUNES
10:45--Programa Educative
11:00--Festival de Cartones
11:15--El Arte de Cocinar a
11:45--Mack & Mayer
12:00--Show de Eduardo 11
1:00--informative del Medil
1:30-Jlacinta
2:30--Humillados y Ofendidl

33:0300-~ua il oBosque
4:00--La Hormiga Atlmica
4:30--El Hombre Araiia
5:00--Lasa Avuras de la

5:30--El Show de Tony
Randall
6:00--Telenoticias RPC
7:00--Chespirite
8:00--Pacto de Amer
9:00--La Indomalile
10:00--Cuesti6n de Minutos
10:15--Edici6n Especial

MARTES
10:40--Documental
11:15--El Arte de Cocinar a
11:45--Mack & Mayer

12:: alno ative del Medic
1:30-Jlacinta
2: e-umil adms y Ofendidl
3:30--Flibulas del Bosque
4:00--La Hormiga Attimica
4:30--El Hombre Araiia
5:00--Las Aventuras de la
Pandilla
5:30--El Show de Tony
Randall
6:00--Telenoticias RPC
7:00--Piginas de Oro
8:00--Pacto de Amor
9:00-La hidomable


9:30--Sparky & Hutch
~10:30--Ultimas Noticias
11:00---Ultima Tanda
MIERCOLES
e 1:3 aPrgraamaC Riligoioso

12:00--Loteria y Alegria
12:30-- Tras la Naticia
1:00--,Qine Vespertino
3:(50--Cocinemos can Rosita
3:30- Plaza S~samon
4:00-Plijare Locli
4:30--La Gran Esfera Azul
5:00-717 Sunset Strip
6:00--La Tremenda Corte
6:30--Tevedis Informs
ts 7:30-Programa Especial
r 8:00--La Conquista del 0este
8:30--Time/Life Presenta
10:00--Utimas Noticias
11:00--Ultima Tanda
JUEVES
10:30--Programa Religiose


12:30--Tras la Noticia
1:00--Cine Vesportino
3:00--Cocinemos can Itosita
3:30--Plaza 56samoo
4:00-Leo el Lein
4:30-Batman
5:00--Surfside 6
6:00--La Tremenda Carte
6:30--Teveddis Informa
7:30-Jligsaw ones
8:30--Le Mejor del Boxeo
10:00--Las Bellezas de
Blanskeys
10:30-liltimas Noticias
11:00--Ultima Tanda
canhios sin previo aviso.
10:00--Cuesti~n de Minutes
10:15--Cine Colosal

MIERCOLES
10:45--Documental
10:55--Festival de Cartones
11:15--El Arto de Cocinar a
11:45--Mack & Mayer
12:00--Sortee de los Mi~rcoles
12:30--Kaleidoscopio
1:00--informative del Mediodia
1:30-Jlacinta
odia 2:30--Humillados y Ofendidos
3:00--Ven conmigo
os 3:30--Flibulas del Bosque
4:00--L Hrmig~aAAtlimica

5:00--Las Aventuras de la
Pandilla
5:3-So loe To y R ndall
7:00--Bartolo y los
Compadres
8:00--Pacto de Amor
9:00--La Indomable
10:00--Cuestidn de Minutes
10:15--Cine Colosal

JUEVES
10:40-D0ocumental
10:45-D0ocumental de la U
11:15--El Arto de Cocinar a
11:45--Mack & Mayer
12:00--La Criada Bien Criada
eda: 0-inf rmative del Mediedia
2:30--Humillados y Ofendidos
es 3::0-aua uC l Bosque
4:00--La Hormiga At~mica
4:30--El Hombre Araiia
5:00--Las Aventuras de la
Pandilla
5:30--Show de Tony Randall
6:00--Teleneticias RPC
7r:00--Jueves Especiales
8:00-Pacto de Amor
9:00--La Indomalle
10:00-CGuestidn de Minutes
10:15--Cine Colosal


VIERNVES
10:30--Programa Religiose
11:30-- Aquaman
12:00--Batman


3:00--Cocinemes can Rosita 1
3:30--Plaza 56samo
4:00--Mundo Infantil
5:00--La Tremenda Carte
6:00--La Polla Hipica 1
6:30--Tevedls Informa 1
7:30--Donny & Marie
8:30--Acci~n y Mlisterio
10:30--Ultimas Noticias
11:00--Ultima Tanda
SABADO

1:0-D cu er a Muier
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00--F~liol on TV-2
2:00--B~isbel de las
Grandes Ligas
4:30--El Ancho Munds
del Departe
5:30--Nosetros
6:30--Teved6s Informa 1
7:30--Submarino Rosa 1
8:00--Misterios de los Hardy
Boys/Nancy Drew
9:00-ARrchive Confidencial
10:00-CGine de Ora
DOMINGO
9:30--Santa Misa
10:00-Dcumental
10:30--Todo oar la Patria
12:00--Ltterip
12:30-Boxes de Ayer y Hoy
2: 00--Club PTL


VIFRNES

c05-e t val dcartones
11:15--El Arte de Cocinaro
11:45--Mack & Mayer
12:00--Candil js
1:00--inform t vo del Mediodia
1:30-Jlacinta
2:30--Humillados y Ofendidos
3:00-Ven Conmigo
3:30--Fibulas del Bosque
4:00--La Hormiga Atimica
4:30--El Hombre Arala
5:00--Las Aventuras de la
Pandilla
5:30--EIR IIIw e Tony

6:00--Telenoticias RPC
7:00-Pentagrama
8:00-Pacto de Amor

1 :00-Ce~ ade Minutes
10:15-Viernes Deportive
SABADO
10:00--Camino de la Verdad
103--- st val de Cartones

11:15--Los Amigos del Hombre
11:45--McDuff, el Parro
que flabla
12:15--Hogar Oulce Hogaro
12:45--informative
l1:30-Martinez Blanco


6:00--Telenoticias RPC
7: O-as N eos Vengadores

9:00--Barnaby lones
10:00--Cine Monumental
DOMINGO
9:00--Himno Nacional
9:04--Dcumental
9:15--La Santa Misa a
10:00--Documental
10:30--Todo per la Patria a
12:00--Sailvese Quien Pueda
12:30--Topo Gigio .
1:00--Domingo Departive *


Electricidad
Electricidad
Serv. Com.
Cap. Puerto
Industrial

Prot. Canal

Industrial

Cap. Puerto
Salud Pi~blica

Cap. Puerto
Ofi. VP

Trans. Motor


Personal
Acue. y Lab.

Ferrocarril

Ferrocarril

Personal
Ofi. VP
Policia


P 1
P 1

P 1


Trans. Motor A-P 1-1


Trans. Motor

Ferrocarril
ofi. VP


Las solicitudes deberin presentarse al Ramo de Empleo y Colocaci6n de Personal, Edificio
366, Anc6n, o est el Edificio 1105, Cristobal, usando el Formulario 443, SOLICITIJD PARA
TRASLADO, en un plazo no mayor de site (7) dias calendarios de la fecha de esta publica-
cibn. Este plazo de 7 dias estli sujeto a pr6rroga segin peticidn de la Divisi6n que est&
anunciando la vacant, a seg~n decision del Jefe del Ramo de Empleo y Colocaci6n de Per-
sonal. Los requisites pueden ser revisados en cualguiera de estas dos oficinas o en la
Biblioteca de la Zona del Canal. Pueden obtenerse mayores informes en el Rame de
Colocaciones, telifonos 52-3583, 52-7887 6 43-1288. Personas calificadas que tengan impe-
dimentos fisicos pueden Ilamar o visitar al Coordinador del. Program para la Colocaci6n de
Personas impedidas a fin de ser asesoradas can respect a las vacantes que aparecen
ar b.t 4a icin52-d7 7 ordinador est8 situada en el Edificio 345, Saldn 101, Anc6n, Zona del


Die de Orientacion en Escuelas Secondaries


El dlia de orientaci6n para los
nuevos estudiantes que asistiriin a
la Escuela Secundaria die Balb~oa
durante el prciximo aflo escolar
sera el martes 22 de agosto de
9 a 11:30 a.m. en el auditorio de
la escuela.
Los funcionarios de la Asocia-
ci6n1 de Estudiantes estarin pre-
senltes para ayudar a los estudian-
tes a familiarizarse can la escuela
y sus actividades antes de su aper-
tura el 28 de agosto. Despuks de
Imas palabras de bienvenida por
Sofia Tseng, president de la Aso-
ciaci6n de Estudiantes, el D~r.


W. Bondurant, director de la es-
cuela, presentari a los administra-
dares de la escuela. TambiBn pre-
sentarin charlas los representantes
de: el cuerpo estudiantil, las acti-
v~idades escolares, la Sociedad H~o-
norifica Nacional, el RO~TC, la
Itisica y otros.
Un program de orientacibn
para los nuevos estudiantes qlue
asisten a la Escuela Secundaria de
Cristcibal serj presentado el 22 de
agosto a las 10 a.m. en el auditorio
de la escuela. Llame al 43-6j241
para mins informaci6n.


HAHOLD R. PARFITT
Gobertnador de la Zolna del Canal


TAMES H. TORMEY
Viceaobernador


FRANK A. BALDWIN
Director de Informacidn


El SPILLWAY es una pub~licacicin official del Canal de Panami. Los articulos
que en ella aparecen pueden ser reproducidos libremente. Toda colabora-
ci6n debe estar en la Oficina de Prensa antes del mediodia del viernes
anterior a su publicaci6n. Despuks de esa fecha s610 se aceptarin noticias
oficiales de urgencia. Subscripeicin annual: correo ordlinario $6; correo ordi-
nario, para estudiantes $4; correo abreo $19. Enviese cheque o giro postal
a favor de The Panama Canal Company y dirigido a: Jefe de Servicios
Administrativos, Box M, Balboa Heights, C.Z.


Agosto..18, 1978


El Coadro de Honor

De BdCO de Sangre
HOSPITAL COC:O SOLO<

o nucciclkha genieria y
Pedro Hurtado
Charles Whyte
Juan L~uis Marciacl
E~rnesto Ryce
Ivan Stephens
1)ireceibin de Salubridade
En~iqune Brown
D~ireceibn de Marinn:
D~aniel D3el Cicl
Vicente Inniss
ESrnesto Grahamls
Ismael Le6n
Niasi Lozano

L~ucio~Pineda
Victor Ramlos
D~ireceibn de Ahasto y Servicios
Comunales:
Clinton Sharp
Pedro C6rdova
Robinson Gladstone
Alfonso Shaw
D~irecei6n de Transporte y
Terminales:
Victorino Alven
Benito Barsallo .
STomb Garay
Joseph Nicholson
Luis Anibal Nifia
Leonardo Rowe
O)tros:
Margaret Hanks
Taffy Corrigan
Cindy Duda

C ofreye r.Moore
Filix Sanchez
John A. Tyh~urski
HOSPITAL GORGAS
D~irecei6n de Asuntos Civiles:
Carlos D3onalicio
Basil E. James
Charles Rheberg
Nathaniel Byers
Michael P. Gordon
Direcei6n de Inge~nieria y
Construcci6n:
Murray Hawk
Antonio O. Dunn-Moodie
Evens A. Goddard
Edwin R. Malin
avid R. Patton
Juan Stewart
D~irecei6n de Salubridad:
Sgo hoert L.Etzold

Amalia Holden
Capt. D~onald Kippenh~erger
Eizal th B.eMoore

S 1uamue J liao
Ch rles C. Morrell
Jos Vga
Ricardo Walton
D~ireceicin de Marina:
James J. O'Donnell, Jr.
Willis Small, fr.
Franklin E. Foulen
Rolando F. Greenidge
Leonardo Salmcin
~lerman Enestroza
Oficina del Vicepresidente de
Fmnanzas:

Flinpk Br antino
William E. Burns
Richard A. Haynes
James F. Minor
Mbximlo Solano
Victor Velasco
Efrain I. Herrera
1)irecei6n de Abasto y Servicios
Comunales:
'Tomiis D. Alonso
Rafael Castillo
Charles R. Kalb
Manuel Zorrilla

slrckG e e e
Mark Nelson


Ricardo Villaverde
Direcei6n de Transporte y
Terminales:
Maxine Hunter
Eugene Remi Lewis
Otros:
Yvonne Saez
James N. Sener
Melvin G. Martinez Baya
Cat~herine. T. Boyer


C~alll~l ~ OA colores. Sujecto a c~ambrios sinr pr'evio alviso











V ---r ------ ---


Cerrara'n Almacenes

El Die del TrabajoI
La D~ivisibn de Ab~asto ha anunl-
ciadlo el horatio de los almacenes
dlel Canal de Panama para el lu-
nles 4 de sept-iemb~re, D~ia del Tra~-
h~ajo.
Ese dia cerranin todlos los alma-
cenes, inlcluyendo los qlue tienen
sccciones de miq~cuinas expendledo-
ras die mercancias y alimentos en
las comlunidades, dlep~sitos, tien-
dlas de Aptica y la lavandleria de~
Anc6n.
L~as cafeterias de~ B~alb~oa y Mar-
Karita funcionainl semin sus hora-
rios regulars. El expendio die co-
midas de Anc6n funcionant de
11:.30 a.m. a 11 p.ml. Todas las
otras actividlades del Cenltro die
Servicias, incluyendlo las que mla-
nejan alimentos y operaciones die
niercaniseas pequenlas, cerrari~n sus
pu tas
Las estaciones de gasoline esta-
ran abiertas segun su horatio espe-
cial en dias feriados: La estacicin
cle gasoline y la secei6n de mer-
cancias de La Boca de 6:30 a.ml.
a t p.m.; camboa, 8 a.m. a 12
Ineridiano; Margarita, 6:30 a.m. a
12 meridiano. Todas Ias dlemtis
cerranin.
Las canchas de boliche abrirdn
de 3:30 a 11:30 p.m. para qlue las
ligas puedan realizar las activida-
des ya programadas. La refresqlue-
ria y la heladeria del Centro de
Boliche de Balboa estarlin cerra-
das. Los teatros abrir~n de acuer-
do can su horario regular.

celoda las plants de p cdluccibn
cheria de Mount Hope que trab~a-
jarti can una cuadrilla limitadla.

La U Ofrecerei Grsos
En Justicia Criminal
Una gran seleceicin de curses en
justicia criminal serii ofrecida du-
ranlte el semestre atorial en la Uni-
versidad de la Zona del Canal. Los
curses ofrecidos estin todos pro-
gramados en sesiones vespertinas
que comenzarjn despubs de las
5:05 p.mn. y tendr~n 12 semanas
de duracicin en vez dlel semestre
regular de 18 semanas.
Los curses de inrlodlucci6n son
ofrecidos en el Sistemna de Justicia
Criminal y en D~erecho Constitu-
cional. Los curses avanzaados son
ofrecidos en Investigacicin Crimi-
nal y en Administraci6n de Policia.
La Universidrad de la Zona del
Canal mnicio su programla de titular
aso )>lo en 96u t icio Cri final
Divisi6n de Policia de la Zona dlel
Canal. El primer graduada de este
programa recibi6 su titulo en junia
de este afio.
Todos los curses del programa
conllevan tres cr6ditos de semestre
si son completados satisfactoria-
mente.
Los curses en justicia criminal
comenzar~n el 11 6i 12 de sep-
tiembre. La matricula est6 ab~ierta.
para todlas estas classes. Para mnis
informnac~ibn Ilamle al 52-3107.

Glaes de NataCidn
El 11 de septiembre comenzarin
las nuevas classes de natacicin en Ias
icsina ada s1alb~oa,mCurundri, L .9
nuanin hasta el 20 de actubre.

esLa insc ipci~elparalestaseclases
tiembre y los residents locales de
cada una de las greas donde estin
las piscinas, tendnin prioridadt el
primer dia de la inscripcibn.
Los cupos de las classes son li-
mitados ast es qlue dehe inscribirse
temprano.
Puede obtener miis informaci6n
Ilamanda a la piscina de .su loca-
Jilaida.


Los finalists del torneo de racquetball en el Programa Recreativo de
Verano son' de izqluierda a derecha, al frente: David Wood, Maureen
Egger, John Irvin y David Sutherland. De pie: Jim Thompson, Kathy
Newbury, Jim Yarborough (hombre de negocio local que patrocin6 el tor-
neo), Carl Orvis y Alvin Orgeron, que recibi6 un Premio Especial. Los
ganadores de los premios de racquetball que no aparecen en la grifica son:
Mari Wong, Karen Barsness, Tony L6pez, Maritza Reyes y Alina Liptai.


Exhiben Obras Orientales por Hide Drew


SPILLEWAY -DEL CANAL DE PANAMA k


A ~osto 18,-978


A. Or geron Gana
Alvin Orgeron, qlue recib~id un
P'remio Especial per ser el Jugador
M~s Entusiasta en "Racqluetb~all"
Individual, en~ el Programla Re-
creativo die Veran~o die la D~ivisi6n
de Escuelas, ha tenidlo s610o una
pierna desde que sufri6 un acci-
dente en una motocicleta a la edad
de 3 afi0s. Abora tiene 15 ailos y,
ademiis de ser un b~uen jugiador ie
racquetball, es un excelente ju-
gadtor. do soccer y h~alanlcesto y na-
dlador. Con much hab~ilidadl-y un
poco, de osadia-tambli~n sab~e man-
tar y con~trolar la patinetan y la
h~icicleta.
4Efect6a todo esto can la syu-
da de una pierna artificial? Nala
de eso. Cuando participa en los
deportes, Alvin se quita la pierna
artificial y can pericia extraordi-
naria mani dla una muletna n ila

raqueta a hace todo 10o necesario.
Los ojos de Alvin b~rillan cuandto
relata cbmo le fue possible sob~re-
salir como atleta a pesar de su im-
pedimento. "Hasta que estuve en

1 uedqar teseg ado at oer ls
< troesl fico quenm paa~n juai s

tad can dos mruchachos, Donald
Simons y Billy Pierson, que me
alentaan a ve es me olob gal an

laes decia que 'No, no puedo, mle
dlecian, 'E~stti bien, qubdate sentado
alli. Nosotros vamos a hacerlo sin
ti.' Y ast me levantab~a y trataba
de seguirlos y ha'er 10 qlue
h~acan".


En la grofica aparecen en compaiifa de Richard K. Erbe, Titular de la
Direcci6n de Abasto y Servicios Comunales, los tres Empleados Sobresa-
lientes del Aiio que fueron honrados durante la XIV Ceremonia Anual de
Entrega de Premios de dicha direcci6n. De izquierda a derecha: George
A. J~ackman, Divisi6n- de Almacenes; Leonardo E. Mulgrave, Divisi6n de
Abasto; Porfirio Abrego, D~ivisicin de Servicios Comunales; y Erbe.

Abasto~~~~~ v evo ouae


Ororge Premios a
L~eonardo E. Mulgrave, Divisi6n
de Abasto; Porfirio Abrego, Divi-
sibn de Servicios Comunales; y
George A. Jackman, Divisii~n de
Almacenes, fueron nombrados em-
pleados del aiio en la XIV Cere-
mnonia Anual de Entrega de Pre-
mios de la Direceicin de Abasto y
Servricios Comunales71epeao,
recib~ieron certificados por desem.
p~erio sobresaliente a superior y
pr~emies en elective en el progra-
mna singular de premises por incen-
tive de dicha direceicin. Ademis
de los premnios por desempeiio so-
bresaliente, se les distingue a los
empleados can emblemas de Honor
Rojo (sobresaliente) o Azul (su.
perior) can el nombre impreso y el
nivel del premio para qlue el em-
pleado 10 pueda lucir todo el ailo.
Los premios en efectivo son igua-
les para ambos niveles.
La seleccicin para estas distin-
ciones se inicia a nivel de unidad,
donde cada supervisor escoge a sus
mejores empleados y envia sus
nombres a los respectivos jefes de
ramo qlue se encargan de escoger
al Empleado del Afio. Los nom-
b~res de los ganadores van enton-
cec nd a clviine d e pe rc l
puestos
Los demis granadores fueron:
DIVISION DE ABASTO
Ramo de Servicentros
Empleado del Afio: Severino
Calder6n. Emblema de Honor
Rojo: Maria E. Building. Emb~lema
de Honor Azul: Alfred A. Bar-
nett, Maudline A. Lashley, Hum-
herto Villacr~s.
Expendi se en I salaciones

Empleado del Afio: Claudius S.
Joseph. Emblema de Honor Rojo:
Gabriel V. Vergara. Emblema de
Ho~nor Azul: Ada A. Bo'swell, En-
riqlue Hurtado, Amilia J. Jackman.
Ramo de Mercadeo
Emlpleado del Aflo-Supermerca-
dos: Sylvia Newball. Emblema de
Honor Rajo: Julio Magallbn, Bar"

Gases Para PilotOS
El Club, Aereo Chagres abrini
su Escuela Terrestre para Pilotos
Privados de 7 semanas de dura
cicin para estudiantes pilots y
otros qlue estbn interesados en
aprender a volar. Las classes seniin
presentadas los lunes y jueves de
.7:15 a 9:30 p.m., a partir del 21
de agosto, en el cuarto 19 en la
Escuela de Diablo Heights. Para
mlis informacibn Ilame al .52-2503
por la noche.


Em plea dos
rington Russell, Flaverta Rodri-
guez, Elvia Rose, George Foster,
Einblema de Honor Azul: Alsa
'Bayne, Oswald Matthews, Edward
D~rew, Lyle Damiel, Evelia Salda-
rriaga.
Empleado del Aflo-Almacenes
de Departamentos: Winston Salte-
liio. Em lemaE 1e Hn Ri A
blema de Honor Azul: Manuela
Brissett, Dorateo Acosta, Ethelbert
Sales.
Empleado del Afio-Operaciones
de Plantas y Estaciones de Gaso-
lina: Simcin Flores. Emblema de
Honor Roio: C6sar Bustamante.
Emblema dec Honor Azul: Rub~in
N. Padmore.
Ramo de Administracibn de
Mercancia -
Empleado~ del Afio-Operaciones ~
de Almacenes: Eustace E. Wai-
some. Emblema de Honor Rajo:
Alberto L. N~ilitez, Florence W.
Walker. En~iblema de Honor Azul:
Roy Waterman*
Ramo de Compras
Empleado del Aiio: Roosevelt
Grant. Emblema de Honor Rajo:
Maud I. Lynch. Emblema de Ho_
nor Azul: Sadie D. Belle, Jos6
D~iaz, Ida E. Lynch.
DIVISION DE SERVICIOS
COMUNALES
Ramo de Administracibn de
Predios
Empleado del Afio: Dario Villa-
rreal. Emblema de Honor Rojo:
George Davidson, Florencio Jakn,
Reyes Tufiin. Emblema de Honor
Azul: Gerald Dunant, Samuel
Boyce, Santana V~sqluez, Enos
CDr t zJosh S~nchez, Vicente Ro-

Ramo de Administracicin de
Edificios
Emnpleado dlel Ailo: Phillis
Brown. Emblema de Honor Rojo:
Crist6b~al Madriz, Luis Guiengou.
Emublema de Honor Azul: Tomasa
Anderson, David Stanley, Urbano
Escobar, Carlos Vald~s, C. A. Arch-
bold, Evans A. Clarke, Vicente
Campbell, Stanley Hawkins.
Ramno de A mnistraci6n de

Empleado del Afio: Fermin Ro-
driguez. Emblema de Honor Rojo:
Evans Clark. Emblema de Honor
Azul: Levi Smith, Loraine Foster.
Division de Almacenes
Emblema de Honor Rofo: Cris-
pin A. S~nchez. Emblema de Ho.
nor Azul: Higinio Mutioz, Pablo A.
Santamaria, Gladstone R. Robin-
son.


Actualmente se estan exhibiet-
dlo cuadros de Sumi-E y acuarelas
orientales por Hide Drew, de ori-
genl japon~s, en el Edificio de c
Asuntos Civiles en Andw~n, y conl-
tinuarg hasta el 9 de septiemnbre,
Sumni-E es una antigua thenica ja-
ponesa de pintura a t'inta en la
cual las pinceladas reflejan una r~e-


presentacibln delicada y simple del
arte.
La ~ign Nacional de Muieres
Eruditas, Capitulo de la Zona del
Canal y Panamb, patrocina la ex-
hib~ici6n. Para mais informacirn,
comnuniquese cont Emily Bolton al
52-5597 o can la artist al 52-6029-.
El pilthlico estA invitado.


El Dr. Daniel L. Jenkins, que
vino al Istmo can sus padres mi-
sioneros cuando era muy joyen, y
que asisti6 a las escuelas locales,
es actualmente candidate a Sena-
dor Estatal del Partido Repub~li-
cano para el Distrito 8, Florida.
Antes de partir de la Zona.del.
Canal, a comienzos de la dkcada
del 70, el Dr. Jenkins trabajaba
can la Divisibn de Escuelas y an-
teriormente fue empleadlo de las


divisions de Policia y de Aduanas.
El Dr. Jenkins es asistente del
rector de la Universidad Luther
Rice en Jacksonville, donde vive
can su esposa y dos hijos.
El Dr. Jenkins, que es ministry
Bautista, tambidn esti asociado can
una agencia de viajes y can la
Junta Escolar de Duval County.
Una hermana, Joella Deakins,
vive en CaRmboa.


PRin 3


Premio Especial
Desdle entrances Alvin ha par-
ticipado enr todas las actividadles
recrIeativas en la Esouela Primra
r~ia de Balb~oa, incluyendo tr~epar
soga, y, por recomnendacicin del
E~specialista Recreative die la Es-
cuela, Abdiiel Flynn, fue aceptalo
comno miemblro regular de las cla-
ses die gimnasia cuando ingires6 a
la Escuela die Primner Cidlo die Cu-
rundt\. Alli participb en h~alancetsto,
lucha lib~re y soccer internos, on I
los cmales se dlestac6.
En cl veranlo do 19767, fre uno
die scis Inluchachos qlue integraron l
(:l equipo C:amrpedu die Balancesto
die la Liga "C" en el Programla
Recreative die Verano.
Cuando le preamntan' si hlay al~
guna cosa dificil para 61, Alvin
respondle, "Nada. Yo 10 pruch~o
ti dculro~e ilotue n la r edo) hn
cer, no mne preocupo por ello".
Alvin naci6i en la Zona del Canal
y ha vivido aqlui toda su vida. Su
padre, Hlorace Orgerim,n empleado
die la D~ivisi6nl de Transporte a
Motor, esta proiximo a ju iarse.
Lafrlex ihao p nsae tiruen Nevla
Orlan. Ls laes utr1 de I -
vin nuar tratando hasta ser proficiente
en nuevos dlepartes-el frith~ol par
elem Entrenador die la Escuela
Secunldaria de Balb~oa John Mc~ee
dice qlue Alvin es el atleta mnis
dedicado y valiente qlue ha cano
cido en muchos arios. Tenemos la
seguridad de qlue nuestros lecto
recs estanin doa ac'erd,.


Tr. On tinS, CandidatO a Senedor Estatal





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Entering program, s into a t~remote termrrinal for the Financial Plan~ning D~ivision is
experience CZC freshmanc Chr~isltine Boylstonr canl store away as she studies for a carreer
in com~puter. science. Left, a calreer as at nurse practitioner awcaits CZC sophomorre
ludy Brown, who got practical experience at the C. Z. Mental Health Center.
Inltroducciendlo progrmams en, un terminall remroto en la Divisidn d~e Planificacicdn d~e
Finanzas es la experiencia que~ Ch~ristinle Boylston, estudiante de primer alio die la
Universidaud de la Zonae clel Canal, pudo adquririr mientrals estuldia para una. carrera en
la cienciae de compuctadoras. Izquierda, ulna carr1era comzo practicante de enfermeria
agu~arda a judy Brown, esturdiante die segundo affo en la Universidad de la Zona dlel
Canal qule obtuco experiencia e~ste! verano en elb Centro, de Sahed Mental de la
Zona desl Canal.


Business Admin~istrationl major Steve Waggoner returns to the
U. of Florida after a summer helping overhaul Marine Burreaur
tucghoalts at Mount Hope drydocks.
Steve Waggoner, qute se especializa en admlinistracidn de negocios,
regress a la Universidad die la Florida despud's de pasar el verano
ayudando en la limpieza y reacondicionamiento de los remolcadores
dela DnIir~ce~inn deP Marina e~n el diqure sePco de Mount HoPe.


Houston Tillotson College
sophomore Luciano Laguna has
a burning desire to ~hecome an
electrical engineer andl puct that
energy into helping make parts
forucana equimn at h
Below, Ginger Sell will return
to Texas Christian Ulniversity
after a summer handling clerical
wuork at Gatucn Locks.
Lurciano Laguna, estudtianlte de
segutndo aiio en la Unwversided
Houston Ti~llotson tiene uin granl
d~esea die ser ingeniero die elec-
tricidard y/ dedlicarse a1 la elabora-
ciain de piezas para las instala-
clonles del Canal en la Divisid'n
Industrial de Mou~nt Hope. Foto,
inferior, Ginger Sell re~gresardi
a la Universidadl de Texals
Christianl despudtes die pasar el
verano dlesemlperando trabajos die
oficina! on las E~sclutsas deP Gatln.


CZC studeno t HlenrU SolcUl m~ader launch, "dlougflmutsr" at th~e Mlount~ HopeL Indulrstrial
Division,, but~ he hropes~ to rise to a1 canr~eer inr englinee~r~ing. Left, Lori Crand1~is.on
,,rocecsses a Graphlic B~ranchl wrork o~rder before start~ing~ her seicondt yearl at CZC:
Henry SoleUl, cstudriarnte die la Unicersidad d e la o a ddiliti Canalc, fabrica dlefei.\nsa
ingeni"cr~ia. 1:quic';rda, Lori Clcl~iaondisontranzitar una orcrde de ticirabao ic/i Ranmlr Grafict~o


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K ING
ECuando usted Ileg6i a la oficina esta semana, observ6 que
faltaba algo? ;.Unos 441 ayudantes estudiantiles tal vez? El viernes
pasado fue el 61ltimo dia de trahajo para la mayoria de esos j6venes
q~ue participaron en el progr-ama de vieran~o de ayudantes estuldiantiles
estadounidenses.
Estos estudianltes ocuparon posicion~es en todas las direcciones
dlentro de la organizacirin del Canal. Casi todos los graduados de
escuelas seculndarias y estudliantes ulniversitar~ios clue SOlicitaron )
puestos fueron aceptados.
La reaccihn favorable die sus pa~tr~onos es prueha de la manner
sobresaliente enl que estos estudiantes desempefiaron sus deberes.
Enltre los ayudantes estudiantiles qule aparecen en esta paigina, dos,
Sissy Plunkett y Jaime Romain, recihieron eartas especiales de
elogio por la calida~d superior de su~ trahajo.
La mayoria de estos estudiantes se estain preparando para regr~esar
a la- universidadl, ya sea localmente o en~ los Estados Unidlos. L~os
qu~e hemos disfrutado el beneficio de su eficiente trah~ajo qiueremos
extenderles nuestro agradecimiento y desearles b~uena suerte abora
q~ue se preparan par~a inlcllorpoarse al1 mlundo labor~al c~omo etmpleados
permnaneultes,





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