The Panama American


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The Panama American
Portion of title:
Weekend American
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Scott Family Library Fund ( donor )
Panama Times, Ltd.
Place of Publication:
Panama City, Panama
Publication Date:
daily (except saturday and sunday)[may 12, 1973-]
daily[ former oct. 7, 1925-dec. 4, 1966]
daily (except saturday)[ former dec. 10, 1966-may 5, 1973]
normalized irregular


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Panama -- Panama


Dates or Sequential Designation:
Oct. 7, 1925-
General Note:
On Saturday published as: Weekend American, Dec. 10, 1966-May 5, 1973.

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University of Florida
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Panama American
"Let the people know the truth and the country is tafe" Abraham Lincoln.
Split Tankers Wallow Off Cape Cod
Localite Tries Whisky Bottle
Non-Stop-'Hes In A Coma
A Spanish ridnt of Panama City who ap-
parently tried to set a new whisky-drinking record
was in a "alcoholic coma" in the Santo Tomas Hos-
pital today.
Manuel Estevez Estevez, 36, reportedly fried to
drink a full bottle of a popular brand of scotch
whiskey without removing the bottle from his lips.
After drinking the bottle dry he fell over un-
conscious and was taken to the hospital, police au-
thorities said.
At the hospital his condition was diagnosed as
acute alcoholism. __
Remon Spurns Bid
He Quit Campaign
US Reds Send
Phony Letters
To GIs In Korea
Sad Estonian
Barred By US,
Prefers Death
FINAL MOMENT Attired in deep mourrggg, Queen Eliza-
beth II watches the casket of her ltheffl|tog descend Into the vault at St. George's <%apel. .Windsor
Btandlne at the loot of the crypt lsQueen Mfthjr Rlaoetn,
it.m-j. t- frVtg,' fTf _? IMfin-li 1 MUmrJMiU*MIKm^mm
oesB' iwaPllwnWrTllnrpff^rreTirSl tow, are (le^BH
rt*ht) theOukesW Kent, Windsor, Gloucester and ^M
taurah Behind WWdeor is Louis, Lord Mountbatten. Behind
K{b.t^rfareTlnR Frederick of Denmark (left, and
Kin* Haakon of Norway. Standing at the bead of the
vault ate the Axhblshop of Canterbury (left) and the
Lord Chamberlain. Other members of royalty are grouped
close by.
(NBA Telephoto)
DRINKING MAN Cpl. Dick Mlckelson of Otondale, Calif..
Heft) re-acquaints himself with fresh milk as mesa 8ft. Ar-
rie id Halvorson of Tacoma, Wash., offers him'all he can
drink. Occasion was the corporal's return to Japan, along
with his outfit, the 24th Division, after duty In Korea. The
24th. one of the" first to fight Reds In Korea, will probably
take on occupation duties.
Canal Offers To Sell (Not An Old
Building This Time) A Young Dog
The Panama Canal Company's [Cocker Spaniel, blonde In color
Division of Storehouses had gone land approximately eight months
i_^_ *Wah #I#n*> ViiiatnAno 1m a rtlrl T* Ha* hilan vannlnotAH
Into the "dog business In a
small way.
When the Storehouses offer
property for sale it is usually
worn out buildings or old dredges
or tug boats or something which
old. It has been vaccinated
against rabies and distemper and
Is considered to be in good
Behind the sale there Is a
story. Last September the pup,
Presidential candidate Col. Jo-
se A. Remon today firmly re-
jected a suggestion that he re-
sign his candidacy to favor of a
"national candidate.*__________
Local 900 Launches
Fund Drive To Plug
Retirement Bill
^y<' luiHii^UHMeL-
drive tMOllact subscriptions
ralfl Sot passage
of a retirement bill for Pana-
ma Canal local rate employes,
got off to a good start Sunday
Immediately after, Its approval
by the executive board of Local
900, GCKOC-CIO at La Boca.
The board voted unanimous-
1\ start the fund-raising drive
to help push the bill through
the present sesison of the UB.
A S60 donation from Local 900
opened the drive and several
board members pledged to con-
tribute one day's pay.
A committee headed by raid
L. Durant, legislative director o
the Local, was placed In- charge
ol the campaign with Instruc-
tions to campaign as widely as
Contributions will be accept-
ed from employes as well as
non-employes. Durant said.
Cuban Polke Hold 3
Suspects In Killing
Of ex-Congressman
HAVANA, Feb. 19 COT)Police
said today they are holding three-
suspects in last Tuesday's killing
of ex-congressman Alejo Cosslo
del Pino, despite negative parra-
fln tests on their fingers to see
which one wielded the death
The National Bureau of Iden-
tification said that though par-
rafln tests were negative there
were still sufficient grounds to
hold the men, one of whom was
reportedly seen running gun In
hand near the scene of the
The police said the suspects
were acquainted with methods of
erasing gunpowder marks from
the skin.
They also pointed out that five
days elapsed between the shoot-
ing and the testa. This was
enough to cause the tests to fall.
Cossio del Pino was shot In a
fiwntown restaurant while talk-
ing to two friends.
In answer to a manifesto Is-
sued yesterday by the Partido
Panamelsta headed by former
President Arnulfo Arias, Re-
mon told a reporter today:
"Nothing, nor no one, makes
me take a backward step. I will
press on to the end..
The Partido Panamenista ma-
nifesto suggested that all presi-
dential aspirants resign their
candidacies in favor of a candi-
date "favorable to all parties."
The manifesto saW If the sug-
gestion went Unheeded the Pan-
mi ARMY HQ.. Korea, Feb. 19
(UP)United States Communists
are sending anonymous letters to
United States troops In Korea
telling them, their families and
loved ones are In trouble, accord-
ing to 8th Army charges today.
It. Col. Richard R. Moorman,
troop information and education
officer for the 8th Army, warned
soldiers in a mimeographed
statement toay that these letters
were designed to demoralize
Moorman also told the
troops to beware of any follow-
up Communist propaganda
campaign designed to 7lbrlng*
the boyi home."
Moorman's statement said:
"In the last war a Communist
Propaganda movement to 'bring
ic boys back home' attained
such proportions that our mili-
tary strength was seriously de-
pleted. ..
"For the past 19 months we
have been fighting a fierce and
bloody war here in Korea.
"Now before us lies the possi-
bility of a ceasefire.
"With the lull of the lighting,
the Reds have started an at-
tempt to demoralise our troops.
MIAMI. Feb. 19 (UP) Mrs,
Irene Teresa Pallas whose Es-
tonian-born husband. Richard,
committed suicide yesterday af-
ter exploding two bombs in the
United 8tates consulate In San-
tiago. Chile, was prostrated at
her home here today.
Pallas had been deported from
the United States and was seek-
ing a re-entry visa from the con-
sulate .
He became infuriated at the
delay, set off two home made
bombs which caused minor dam-
age, then leaped seven stories
from the consulate window to his
Pallas was one of 48 Estonians
who came to Miami to seek hav-
15 Crewmen
Perish In Icy
Seas; 65 Saved
CHATHAM, Mass., Feb. 19 (UP).Thirty-three sea-
men were found today aboard the storm-shattered stem
of the oil tanker Fort Mercer.
The Coast Guard prepared to attempt to duplicate
the rescue that saved 32 other seamen from the broken
stern of the tanker Pendleton last night.
The possible death toll in a twin disaster off Cape
SmSS Tt"1?" trl JSr Cod roeo to 15 when five and possibly^ix seamen draped
boats in 1944.
Immigration official here
have declined to comment on
the Pallas ease, but the Miami
Herald claimed he was deport-
ed for Communist connections.
Attorney Elinor Tolll. who
married Estonian Voldemar Tol-
ll soon aftee he arrived here with
Pallas and 48 others In 1948. and
who knows the entire group ve-
ry well, said Pallas' widow was
Miami girl, and was working as
cashier at a restaurant here.
Mrs. Tolll said the Pallases
"Some men have received an- were ln love iOT tnree yeari be-
ivmous letters stating their fa- iore mBrrying about a year ago.
[lies and loved ones are m some Tne were waitlng for his casa
lc and lrrfBcABle decision toLioumj|7pVf0
save the... Republic from chaos; ngn-ands viet
and ruin." *T____I-------
formof"trouble"'ThselJprs are
being signed by so-called Inter-
ested parties.
the lookou,U<* the
next. Inve
-ourseH before^eeaentog a p*o-
i After his firm refusal to ac-
cept the suggestion. Remon said
he had no comment to make on
the veiled threat embodied In
the manifesto.
Business was unusually brisk
today in the court.
An apology ended up with a
$10 fine this morning in the Bal-
boa Magistrate's Court. Joseph
Alexander Campbell, a 48-year-
old Panamanian, went to apolo-
gise for an argument he had with
Grace Hosten de Roberts ln La
Boca. One remark led to another,
and Campbell slapped Miss Rob-
ers' face.
Or tug vuuu* ui auuieiiuiiK wiui.ii oia>ijt. jaot ocpiciiiuci wiv yui>.
has outlived Its usefulness, as far whose only known name is "Dog-
as the Canal Is concerned. Its gle," arrived with his master andj
'* mistress from Quito Ecuador.
His master was attached to the)
U. S. Military Mission ln Quito.
His mistress, a native of Costa
latest bid item, however, should
have a long and useful lifeeven
if not for the Panama Canal
L F. Hallett, who handles the Rlc was 111 and was hospitalized
bids on the old buildings and tugs;here for some time. "Doggie,"
and dredges (and sometimes being a visitor was subject to
serves as auctioneer for aban- quarantine rules which require
doned freight).- says, "Now I've that an animal be kept ln quar-
sold everything." antine for four months.
At 10:JO Thursday morning Doggie's master returned to
Hallett will open sealed bids on Quito and his mistress, when she
n half-grown, winsome Cocker was released from the hospital.; -
9mnlel described coldly in the : went onto Costa Rica to continue led Snapper la close to Bal
r '-**! rowers as "dog. male.'(Continued on Page 8, Col. 7). \ baa.
Br-r-r! Kinda Cold
The water temperature In
Balboa Harbor this morning
was 88 degrees P., the lowest
this year.
Balboa harbor has not had
a temperature tower than 88
degrees since March 1939,
when it dropped to 88 degrees.
The minimum on record oc-
curred In Feb. ISM when the
temperature reached an ex-
treme tow of 88 degree.
The tow water temperature
should delight local fisher-
men as K brings Corbina and
This morning ln court he with-
drew his plea of not guilty,
pleaded guilty, and was fined
Ball ln the amount of $40 was
forfeited today by Merclllne Pa-
ris on two charges. The 30-year-
old Panamanian failed to aopear
to answer a petty larceny charge
for stealing a can of milk, valued
at .99 cents, and for tresnasslng
ln the Tlvoli Commissary. 8he
had posted '$20 ball on each
On a drunk driving charge
Ernesto Zamora, a 33-year-old,
Panamanian was fined $100 and
sentenced to SO days ln Jail. On
ex additional charge of driving
his car on Thatcher Highway
with no brakes, he was fined
Eight traffic offenders netted
the court $80. Ten-dollar fines
were meted out to the following
defendants Santiago Carrillo.
49, Panamanian, for driving his
car ln an unsafe condition. Mi-
guel Anselmo Arrasla, 31, Pa-
namanian, for driving without
a license, Francisco Sanches Ca-
rrero, 24 Puerto Rican. for
speeding his truck. Pable Gon-
zalez, 28. Panamanian for driv-
ing his bus without a valid cer-
tificate of Inspection. Marciano
Semis, 43, Panamanian fo fol-
lowing too closely with track,
and Harold George James. 29,
Panamanian who failed to an-
Truce Negotiators
Agres On Hem Five;
Still Split On 3,4
PANMUNJM. Korea, Feb. 19
_(irp)Truee negotiators here
today agreed on a recommen-
dation for e Korean peace con-
ference, but split further over
Russia's eligibility to police an
armistice. .
The full armistice delegations
agreed to recommend to their
governments that within 90
days of a ceasefire, talks should
begin on the withdrawal of for-
eign troops from Korea, on "the
peaceful settlement of the Ko-
rean question," and on other
problems. _J _.
This agreement completed tne
armistice negotiators' negotiar
tions on the fifth and final item
the armistice agenda.
They were waiting for his case
with the State Department to be
cleared up. but finally married
ia desperation. Three months
Wkm after tils marriage Pallas was de-
Mrs. Tolll said that as an at-
torney she worked on Pallas' at-
tempts to get admitted to the
United SUtes.
She said: "I know he was not
a Communist. He was effective
as an antl-Communlat because
he knew so much about Commu-
nism. ,.
"Tiie 8tate Department would
never tell us why he was not
admitted. We never found out'
into the soo to their death from the bow of the Fort
The bow of the Pendleton
has run aground with no one
aboard. Ten men were left on
tt when the tanker split.
The two 10,000 ton tankers
snapped In half some 25 miles
from each other yesterday In
a fierce northeaster.
The same storm took at least
30 Uves ashore ln New Eng-
The Coast Guard cutter Ta-
kutat floated rafts downwind
last night to the bow section
of the Fort Mercer. Five or six
men lumped from the bow into
the ley water in an attempt to
rewcfl the rsft.
But when the cutter pulled'
back the rafts there was nO
one aboard them.
Both ships were of the T-2
type and seafarers said this
type of craft was known to
break under heavy seas.
The Coast Guard said lt did
not believe the ships had bee
Involved in a collision but had
broken apart under the waves.
The Fort Mercer had flashed
an SOS but the Pendleton ap-
parently had broken up before
a distress signal could be sent.
The two tankers were almost
Identical ln stee. both being
slightly more than 500-feetlong
and of about the same tonnage.
The Fort Mercer was bound
But the delegations were still
poles apart on Items three and
four supervision of the truce
and exchang of prisoners of
Girl About Town*
Coes Back On Air
Tonight Over HOC
5 Small Children
Trapped In Home,
Burned To Death
COLUMBUS, Ohio, Feb. 19 (UP)
Five mall children ranging
from four years to eight months
old burned to death here yes-
terday when they were trapped
alone in their flame-swept home.
The victima were Robert Cor-
Flavla Holloran's girl about bett, 3, Larry, 2, and Marvin, 8
town radio program return to
the air tonight over station
HOG with an Interview of Mrs.
Robert E. Garst, wife of the
city editor of the New York
this will the first of a new
series of programs to be heard
at 7:46 every Tuesday evening
featuring interviews with dis-
tinguished guests, and Girl A-
months, all sons of Elisabeth
Corbett, and Donald Corbett, 4,
and Jackie Corbett, 1, sons of
Ollle May Corbett.
The authorities said that the
mothers who are sisters were
both away from their six-room
hone at the time of the tragedy.
Ollle May was at a neighbor s
house recovering from the wren
of her third child last Thursday.
tlngulshed guests, ana uin a- oi "v "h.Mw7trworfc:
Dout Towns comments on Com- white her stater hsdmitcwrt
SSiS:whlch ta "* 'Kffi STi^ST
from New Orleans, La., to PorV
lamt. Me-, bat the steUeTtttuir*
point of origin was not.known.
The coast guard eslimaterl
that there might hav* been
about 45 men aboard each of
the ships. The Fort Mercer had
a capacity crew of 53 and the
Pendleton 40, but neither was
believed to have its full com-
plement. ^^ ^^______
Two More Polio
Cases In Gorgas;
4 Hospitalized
Two polio vteslsas. a bey aad
* girl, were reported to be la
Gorgas today, bringing to a to-
tal fear petto casas this year.
A one-year-old girl from Co-
co Slito who has been ea the
Isshams about seven moaths
was admitted to the hospital
Feb. 11.
Aad the boy. aged 18. from
Gamboa originally was naaer
observation la he hospital
since Jan. 28.
Two American woasaa were
reported as polio vtethae ear-
1- thfcs year. Both caree from
the Atlantic side. They are stlB
In Gorges.___________
Babe Ruth' Of Bank Robbers Spotted
By Cops On Beat As Car Stalls in A/Y
J ,^. ...i__ -II-. Handcuffed to detectives ai
b t-iik sh "* ***' ^i-?sr!___?__3
was captured today because hts'I agents had been hunting hlm
automobile stalled on
fBi Iceman, fireman or workman in
his holdups
Brooklyn street.
a busy' from coast to coast.
his room and a fully loaded 38
Sought since 1947, when he caliber revolver,
broke out of a Philadelphia He^W><^^ilr.e^dunt011ad:
orison aad wanted for robberies, mlt he was 8utton until a
SndhoSips in which the loot I member of the Bureau of Crlm-
totsJed hundreds of thousands Inal Identification arrived with
of dollars. Button was caught nisftagerprinu. .
by two policemen who at first: Police Cammimaom George
thought he merely was a mo- P. Monaghan Inmedlatery pro-
robbery, during which the rob-
bers wore Hallowe'en masks and
resembled Button, whose pic-
ture they bad seen In a police
^tanaan^rUi "*?^ ***. "h
p Monaghan lmmeaiateiy pro- sw M= ~ ZZT\JSZm trail-
torlsrin dtetreas. I moted t& two patrolmen who; bar,.two-year, ag^pojo. tra
The battery of his 1961 model potted Button to first grade ed Button to a rooang ^^
auto went dead and he was detectlvei.andI said they nao on "J" MU^ y,-, corbett.
tinker with it three blocks,ended one of the greatest,nu '.roddenly three
from police headquarters when manhunts to _Btetory -ertiteforedetectives arrived
Handcuffed to detectives at a
Bruoaiyu sfcauou nouse, buitou
Loseu ooieuuiy tor cameramen
jut all ne wouia say was:
"I'm 51. I'm tired oi is au.
he m wcttr*-* a ii_ni Dlue
s holdupa __,,.-. ihirv, wunout a necar-e, oar
It was Button a eigiUte- ^^ ,-._ o,* noes.
The two pairouneu wuo first
.,..-,-- uu-wu! receive an
uicrcain! m pay oi i,uuu yearly
as i"S graue aeteuuves.
button oioae out ui riomes-
ourg pr>son in rnuaaelpiua on
Feo. 10. 1M7 wun a maesnu
___. auti a Muugftieo p-not,
rie>ou*iy, ue nu sawfeu ma
way out. uf e*n_ a-ug ui i4
aiwcr uaving woau cotiticaedoi A
-t.M.uMt j*\- ioooery.
Navy pea Jackets.
Litton is the Babe Bath
of beak robbers," Monaghan
tald. "Be is the number one
After the woodside bank roto-
pea7TTcoVrt~to~answef a tra'f- "w5 I greatest ,hls landlady, MtesJdj^Oorbett.
fie violation on Jan. 17 Besides
the $10 fine. James paid $5 on
a second charge of falling to
obey a traffic sign
Two battery cases were heard.
The heavier fine of $15 was
meted out to a 26-year-old 8al-
vpde. -an. Andres Loon, "ho
hit Claude Henry Walton. And
for using force on John Kerr
And Zalda Perei de Moore was
given a sU months' suspended
ntnee for trespassing ln the
Tivoli Commisary. The 28-year-
old Panampnlan was also placed
on one year probation.
caught Button a block away af-
ter he abandoned the car and
started walking.
$84,000 holdup March 9. 1950 at
the Woodside, N. T. branch of a
Manhattan bank.
8utton. II, had $7.7X9 ln cash
ln his pockets. He also was car-.---------
rylnt a .38 caliber revolver In a .from three prisons
shoulder holster but he made Sing Sing,
Brooklyn because a woman on
Staten Island showed him a
photograph of the much-want-
ed bank robber and asked U
he was the man.
He said he felt than Mtt was
time to leave" Btaten Island.
He looked today much as he
u. enmin r-coru -. did In protographs but he toad
1917 and tt Includes escapes dyed a gray streak o**^,*
including and had grown a peacll-line
I mustache.
Ue aloe was fietoae
In the aneetved $ljea,ati
Brink's holdap at Bastea
three years age.
His criminal record goes back
Caught to 1934. he was con-
icwu ui w_i ui-_.ei uaus
lOuuM* aua K-wcuteu to *o to
jti ye*, au. lit iru, lie uru_e
out. oi aosxini atawa reaiven-
i_iry at uraUMiUio, ra.. was
iau*m aiui u**-.cric to
nuutcawurg only to orea*, out
getaway from Basts
Btasa rtiifiiiry as accona-
puku-vt wuo uv uuier men, warn
aug a M-iea taanei iron iJHir
cau aloes aooex a prison wall
to the street.
At Homeeburg Button and S
other convicts stabbed a guara
and climbed a 35-foot watt.

B7 H STMCT > P O BOIl '34. PANAMA. P. f P.
FoiiitN Pn-nnrNTATivr, JOSHUA POVVfP. INC.
S4R MAflllON Av NW VoK. LOCAL *"
VM MONTH. IN AOVANCt i 1.70 *.!'!2
rO ONI VIA*. IN 18.BO 14 Of
Broadway and Elsewhere
By Jock Lait
An income tax investigation which has never been reported
hjaa been carried on for months on a national scale, looking Into
a- uiultl-million-dollar racket system of the Chlenese tongs.
Even older than the Sicilian Black Hand are the Chinese
secret societies, which existed from time immemorial as patriotic,
anti-foreign and criminal organizations.. .In the New World, the
Chnese established the tong system, apparently for benevolent
an_d miscellaneous purposes, but actually to monopolize crime...
When the Black Hand grew into the Mafia, and that into the
worldwide Crime Cartel, It found the International Chinese so-
ciety set-up side by side with It a valuable ally and business as-
sociate. Wherever there is a Chinatown there are alliances with
tfce crime Syndicate.
Moat American-Chinese criminals are members of one of the
"tongs." Their social psychology, or Oriental "way of thinking,
makes them contemptuous of Western manners and law enforce-
ment. Large transactions In narcotics are financed by Chinese
gambling activities.
Many Chinese have entered this country Illegally and fear ol
deportation is eater than fear of prison. Possession o so-canea
"coaching papers" is evidence that the holder got in illegally or
conspired in ths falae entry of others.
Tsars, or "hongs" in the Tolshan dialect, of which there are
seven, exist only In the United States and Canada. They are secret
societies which came into being in San Francisco about 1897...
To ban killings without losing the profits, Chinese amalgamated
the six family associations into the "Look Dal Gung See" ese Six Companies) or "Jung Won Wui Goon" (Chinese Conso-
lidated Benevolent Association.)
Labor Mews
Just a Matter of Taste
By Victor Rittel
Victims of the Six Companies formed the first tong in San
Francisco. During, law-defying Chinese from each association
joined and formed a vicious coercive secret order whose "hatchet-
men," or "highbinders," through threats and violence, negated
the Six Companies. The first tong took control of gambling,
prostitution of Chinese women and narcotics. Merchants were
blackmailed into paying monthly tribute for "protection." Graft
bought Immunity from policea Yellow Hand, so to say.
Tong officials, called "gee det," are elected yearly. They serve
without salaries, but have expense accounts and thrive on the
secret income. One national president, one vice president and one
treasurer are elected anually. The On Long president for X951
wa Chin Shuin King, International List No. 73, of New York;
the vice president was Mock Shuin, Sin, of Philadelphia, since
elected; the treasurer is Ng See Teun, of Boston. Each major
city has An On Leong headquarters. Candidates spend large sums
to pay votes, giving each member money or paying initiation
fees of new ones. Candidates spend from $20,000 to $50,000 to
"win" elections.
Following are the seven tongs, their areas and affiliates, in
the order of importance:
Atlantic Coast, Middle-West and New England States:
On Leong Tong: Incorporated in several states as the On
Leong Merchants Association or Chinese Merchants Association
hip Sing Tong: Incoporated in several states as the Hip
Eing Merchants Association or Hip 8ing Association.
Pacific Coast, Mountain States and Texas:
Blng Kong Tong: also known as the Chinese Free Masons.
Affliate: On Leong. ..,,.
Hop Sing Tong: Affiliate Hip Sing Tong.
ey SI" T**g: Affiliate Hip Sing Tons.
San Suey Ting Tong: Affiliate Hip Sing Tong.
Suey Din: Affiliate On Leong Tong.
It may come as a surprise to
President Truman to learn that
some of the men who've thrown
millions in manpower and mo-
ney nto i.he l--air Ueal, plan
to stand pat this year because
they believe they now can prove
that White House political stra-
tegists have been dealing to
them from the bottom ot the
To put it bluntly, some of the
nation's most astute labor po-
lticos are angiily calling it
the Triple Deal, not the fair
iney know, they say, that
there s a triple strategy being
directed out oi the Wnite House
all designed to keep labor
from any real influence inside
the Democratic Party from now
This is how it's operating,
the union chiefs say: One part
of the White House' staff, head-
ed by Charles Murphy, the
presidential aide now closest to
the labor leaders, Is deliberately
and methodically booming Il-
linois' Gov. Adlal Stevenson for
the presidency.
This is designed to please
the liberal and labor cadres
inside the Democratic ranks.
Which it does, of course.
Then, subtly brainirust-
ed by "assistant President"
John Steelman, another
Section o/ the White House
fraternity is quietly push-
ing Sen. Estes Kefauver
rnus setting the ttoo liberal
candidates against each
other. Crux of the gambit
in this political chess game
is to keep both liberals
strong enough to stay in
the race and weak enough
to prevent them from
threatening control of the
party's machinery should
Mr. Truman decide not to
run for re-election.
So when Stevenson gets too
popular some morning, this
wierd operation chips him down
a little as it did when they
absolutely, positively got Sen.
Brien McMahon to enter the
Illinois primaries for Demo-
cratic National Convention de-
That, too, explains the sud-
den rash of attacks on Ke-
fauver's alleged lack of en-
thusiasm for civil rights. Much
of this splurged out of White
House pipe lines.
Now, with the liberals fight-
ing each other, chipping each
other down regularly, the
Steelman bloc actually Is or-
| ganlzlng to put over the nomi-
nation of a regular Democratic

Dim Viewer
Principal illegal activities of the tongs areSmuggling raw
opium (Hock For) and smoking opium (Pin Yin). Price oi.opium i Party ieader wnom th party.s
vanes from $15 for a "deck" to $400 for a Hve-tael tin (size of a oW tlmers amJ
can of Prince Albert).. .8moking is called Dar Loo Foo, or nit
the tiger." A hophead is called a Yin Shee Loo. He asks Yow Mo
Cor Teu Loo (Do you have that road?>. Sale of heroin, in fash-
ion among younger addicts who find opium too slow for a bang
Atoo gamblingAll Chinese do. This is one of their big pay-
offs Most popular are fan-tan. doo far (lottery) and bock up biu
(also lottery), pie kew and mah Jong.. .Lotteries are operated by
a bank. Doo far bets range -from 25 cents to $5, at odds of 30 to
1. Eoolt op bul has varying odds, from even money to 3,000
to One.
Abo prostltatlon-The names "White Sparrow" and "Town
ow" are commonly used and are written on red slips of paper
Willow" are commonly
posted near7n\7ace."o7~the"fr buildings and ori doors Alien
smuggling is lucrative. The price rose from $1.000 to $6,000

Th. Mail e # Hnvn oi mMi ot Th* sesi* Atser-
I, ,.u .ib.. Mtsi *"'. be impon.* it H Soomt pas* the
MX! d.y Uttsn or. blr.r..c hi the ? !.
d.y .
PIoom try 'o kS th. lot ton Mm Mod to on. pof. MNftfc.
Id.ntily oi ktftet WTWVr fcfjW In eonfio.iKO.
TW nowipop.i MMXIM 0 ro*nibillty tor ftot.m.nti '
xpf.M.d la httttn rooson.
We can find no cause to disagree with the person who chose
the pseudo "One of the Goats." We do find fault with his or her
comment published 12 February 1952.
The "Eureka" to wit is a fishing boat, and it supplies the
members of the Navy and Marines with a small amount of re-
creation, including enlisted, men and officers families.
The "Old Man and Admiral's Barge." Buster we are damn
proud of our "Old Men and Admirals." of our Navy and we think
they rate all they get. If it wasn't for these old men and Admirals
you might be rooting In a ,dce paddy today
If you would .have taken time to calculate the taxes that the
nllsted men, officers and "Old Man and Admirals" pay I'm sure
you would find that the revenue collected from these people alone
will pay the expenses of operating these boats.
That "Old Goat" lets you off the hook.
We are not only visible evidence of protection afforded you,
sir, a newly enlisted tax payer, but w pay taxes and perform a
two-fold duty.
To you air: It would have been better to have been thought
tool, than to have opened your mouth and removed all doubt.
" U8N
trust not to swing the organi-
zation further to the left.
That man is Oklahoma's Sen.
Robert Kerr who, it should
be reported categorically is
now, more than a tethered dark
Now. all this strategy pi-
vots en Pre'ident Truman's
ea'iervess to control party
machinery if he decides
not to run. The nomination
he can have if he wants
it. But if he doesn't, he
"TfM fr> name his succes-
sor. That chotee is believed
tnt labor leaders to be- Sen.
o the
devise-" to
the HWpi-labor bloc "doesn't
NEW YORK We would not can us a prude,
particularly, nor even ultra-finicky in entertain-
ment, but we oore pretty easy and right now
we are bored with the nance-act that televi-
sion is putting on in lieu of humor.
I have never seen anythihg very funny about
Implied homosexuality, not even in the State
Department, and on a TV screen it also falls,
as the boys so coyly say, to carry me away.
I was not, for instance, carried away with the
last Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis show I saw, in
wnich the boys finally wound up giggling win-
somely and addressing each other by girl's
Mr. Lewis, as the distaff half of the team,
seemed to swish rather more frequently than
not, .and his manner/
were so '.lacy as
was going to make ..
personation. I can stanji an occasional simper,
out draw the line at ruffled pantalettes.
The flipped wrist and the oh-thay-routlne is
Just about in the same position on television
today that It used to occupy In the grimy days
ol tne poel-nouse, when no burlesque skit was
complete without a violent purpie pansy act.
it was pretty dumb lun even then, and suit-
able dniy lor the intellect that finos humor in
crippies ano iaiois.
lui not the nrst critic to remark recently
thai. Mr. Robert nope, a good man and very
onen a lunny man. nas lately fed so mucn
eweniitiacy uno nls penormances tnat we are
prone to wonder wnat he Is proving.
Mr. Hope ain't lonesome, either. The sissy-
pan is cliche* and the delicate gestures nave
oecome pretty stock stuff of recent time. May-
Lie io uiin>. inayoe tne uos like a, as tne-y
like other odd phenomena, such as marijuana,
i oon t.
A great deal of the current crop of televised
humor has caused me to wonder just what the
producers have in mind.
The comedy Is almost Invariably straight out
on people.
he funny Mr. Lewis, t'other night, derived
Hasn't everyone heard of the ducking given a few kids at
tne Freshman Picnic at Summit garden this year and the sus-
pension of students participating? (Balboa High not dear
Rather harsh treatment, isn't It? when this has been going
or for the past three years without any action being taken
raiiist students involved! Yes. we all agree that after the
GIRLS dunked the two teachers last year some warning should
have been Riven that such horseplay would not again be tolerat-
ed EVEN BY GIRLS! Had such a step been taken at the time,
the dunklngs this year, to ail probability, would not have oc-
Of course It is probably asking too much of anyone to fore-
are that dunking might occur again this year as in the past!??
Co boys, you take tne rap and don't cry about it! Don't
ven mention the fact that one of the girls involved was an
Sth grader and so had no more right to be at that picnic than
?mi or the other doien Seniors who were not suspended!
Fair Play Eiperialr. for the KMi.
PS I al:o near that the 8th grader did some of the dunking
of others!
current strsteirv is of/old gnna-house skits, with basic emphasis
m'ke rert'ln t' "on splum,! ln other People' faces, spilling
. -labor bloc doeant thifti* on people- hltUn* PePle wltn hnprob-
stemrfle the cWnton wit ^Je^f.nd heapln "ther '*** llg-
did almost succes'fitlly in 1944. S
At .thLt,me lu*t a hand-
ful of CTO leaders and their
eWes, after working mi night
with some hastily recmir.-i si"n
Pinters, came within a few
votes of forcimr Henry Wf'!re
on the Democrats As Mr.
Roosevelt's veep.
inZ1 irtKate?T ,s t0 "P"1 the
liberol-libor bloc so it has n0
real influence vet at the
some time (rive the impas-
sion to tiw much needed union
polticos th~t the Democrat.
jre ready t r.Prne a friend of
down Truman steps
WA little regard for all
time labor lenders are build-
np locil machines, making
Tn?rJ "S"1* ttnd working
wit* friends in both parties.
There are. sinns of real
*l-vartimnshiii in bo*h f^
/FL an A CIO atthonph
t* WtttM he ft* to report
fht the labor leaders rn
actvaVv see themselvs
.T7rfr"T the national AFL
or CIO into the Republican
But the A"L, for the first
time, has deliberately relec+ediatates. Illinois
woDoaan from Jts rdio ad-
viser for a Presidential elec-
tion-eve. coast-to-coast hook-
up this vear.
The New Jereev mte CIO
humor from upbraiding hia-on-stage mother for
not getting ms rich partner s shins clean
enougn. He hao momei stasneo away to the
washing macnlne. it beats me.
it someoouy wul tell me wna. Is funny about
idiocy or homosexuality or spitting in people's
laces 1 wul snut up and t quietly in the
back row.
bul i always thought that gurgling, drooling
idiocy" was rather tragic, as was a glandular
or personality amDiguuy that failed to separate
tne gins irom tne ooys. And as a slgnt gag,
spitting in tne eye leaves something to be oe-
8ireo in entertainment.
We have had, to date, a complete rehash of
the Standard burlesque routine, even up to and
innerlsms from time to time' including undue empaasU Oh the tmale chest.
tq *|on' to wonder if TV, I will not knock tnls .latter undue emphasis,
e_A*gjg thing of female lm- since i believe tne girls must nave some sort
of tree expression to order to bare their brains,
and Marie Wilson, to me, Is mucn prettier than
iirchur Godfrey. Hut i do not know as I can
stand the comedy mucn longer, merely ln order
io squint at an occasional cleavage.
There does not seem to be much humor out-
ride ot miss coca and Mr. Sid Caesar. The
est Oi U is pure prattiall.
i-raiuall is a coarse term which means some-
body else lalls on nis irancis wmie tne other
people laugn oecause they are not falling, mo-
mentarily, on tneir francises. ibis does not
demand much in the way ol imagination or dia-
And speaking of dialogue reminds us that
I am aoout caught up on televised gags con-
cerning the lneinciency of the gag writer when
a joke drops dead, ihat was ancient hat when
Ule radio comics were doing it decades ago,
and has gained nothing in etiect by association
with the camera.
I am almost certain that nobody cares
whether Mr. axeiton's script was written by Mr.
bkelton or by the ghost of Oscar Wilde, and
1 ain't laughing lit to kill at tnat line about
another sctipt writer bit the dust.
Come to tnink of It. I ain't laughing fit to
kill at most ol what i see these days on the
magic screen.
I was thinking more about being publicly
111, which prooabiy would be regarded as deli-
cious humor in ti.e highest TV clrples.
On April 12
By ioup.. and Stewart Alsop
WASHINGTON.Both Republicans and De-
mocrats are whiting so anxiously for the Pre-
siaents decision about running again that
any me can get a headline, nowadays, who has
been to the white House and will speculate for
Evidently, however, the guessing game is
going to con mue for some time >*:t. At any
rate, April 12 is the date currently avored by
the Ktoiuem tor announcing nis political In-
ApiJ 12 is of course, the seventh anniver-
sary of Franttiin bettno Kooeven's dcatn and,
oy the same token, the seven m anniversary ol
Harry b. irununs swearing in. 'ine President's
purpose, clearly, is to make an anniversary
statement, including the grano disclosure.
As oi touay. moreover, despite tne number of
Democratic politicians who say ior puohcatlon
that they thing the PiLSitient is going to have
to run, the sign* still are that ne will not
do so.
Significantly enough, for example, he ha*
caused soundings to oe. mace in tne tniet Riant
states, Illinois new ioik anu cauiornia, as to
the acceptability of itonois Governor Adlal
Stevenson as uemocrattc Stanoard-Dearer.
Tne aim of the Illinois souncung was simply
to discover wnc-ther btevenson s nome-tate or-
-~ -.w aanuaiion wa Behind him. Deaolte the diiii-
pr'itir-i Artjnn 0"nrjne< **g'cunv oi linuing another Gubernatorial candl-
cti-ailv oniled on the RemiMle date, the Illinois Democratic leader, Jake Ar-
an Pert" there to incluf cwy vey, is in l*ct suung sup>oner ot Stevenson
er* in its delation to the na- |noniinaiion ior the Piesiotncy, assuming iru-
tional convention. man does not want *.
_ The returns from New York and California
th national CIO-PACare also understood to have ue^n nignly fav-
orable. In ew \ork. Indeed, otate cnk.:m. n
Paul Fivspa rick placed Stevenson at the head
of his list of possible replacements for the (-re-
sident, even beiore uve iraman-Stevenson meet-
toe a couple of weeks ago.
Prsiuent* do not take soundings about the
accepibillu of sucees'ors, unless !hey are very
saoniily inclined to hand on the poisoned
The more human thine for a President to do.
even if he ttoe* not che-s to n n am. is to
cite all the reasons why no one else can con-
Drw Pearson Says: Egyptian cotton broker makes millions
at Agriculture Department's expense; House Com-
mittee probes military waste; Spectators gasp at ma-
chine-tool blunder.
WASHINGTON The manner in which an Egyptian cotton
broker grossed $16 million at the expense of the U. S. Department
of Agriculture has cotton dealers boiling mad and is almost cer-
tain to result in a congressional investigation.
> The Egyptian cotton broker is Loutfy Mansour, who, acting
on insioe Information Just before the Agriculture Department sud-
denly decided to buy Egyptian cotton, cornered 17,500 bales and
cleaned up.
What cotton-bloc Senators are aroused over Is the frlendanlb
between Egyptian broker Mansour and. Clovls Walker, head of the
Agriculture Department cotton branch.
Walker vigorously denies that he gave any inside information
to Mansour. Nevertheless, it Is a fact that the two are friend,
have exchanged presents, and that the Agriculture Department
official attended a fancy dinner thrown by Mansour at the Shore,
ham Hotel here last August.
It is also Interesting that Walker recommended Dyke Collum,
onetime speculating partner of Ex-Sen. Elmer Thomas of Okla-
homa, to the Egyptian broker to be Mansour's brokerage repre-
sentative in Washington. -
Thus, ties between Mansour and Walker are close.
Walker, when questioned by this column, admitted he had re-
ceived gifts from the Egyptian broker ln the form of. Egyptlsn
glassware and sliver. He claimed, however, that he had gtven elec-
trically illuminated pictures, which he makes, in return, and that
his gifts were as valuable as Mansour's.
when and if the Senate digs into Mansour's amaetog cotton
speculation, it will want to inquire about several interesting things.
One is the fact that Mansour had enough advance information
that Egyptian cotton was to be bought to come to Washington
from Egypt ln time to negotiate. He also had enough advance
information to corner the Egyptian cotton market.
On other deals Manour seemed to have phenomenal luck ln
under-bidding competitors with the Agriculture Department, and
Senators are curious to see Just what type of crystal ball he used
and whether such crystal ball had anything to do with the Agri-
culture Department's Walker.
Armed services officials who figured in the huge and abortive
machine-tool contract, suddenly canceled following an expose by
this columnist, got a rough working-over last week from a house
committee probing military waste.
Committee Chairman Ed Hebert of Louisiana had the atmos-
phere hopping as he angrily demanded answers to:
. 1. Wny the Fisher Body division of General Motors was given
the Air Force contract to make 797 vertical turret lathes, though
it had no experience ln this field; also, why the company was to
be paid $90,800 per lathe while an experienced concern, the Bul-
lard Co. of Bridgeport, Conn., was charging the government only
$38,000 for the same identical lathe?
S. Why military procurement officials acted on the advice of
a former G. M. Official, H. R. Boyer, Chairman of the govern-
ment's Aircraft Production Board, in approving this unwise use
of the taxpayers' money?
3. Wny defense olflclals refused to spend $7,000,000 for ex-
panding the lathe-making facilities of the Bullard company,
though the government stood to lo*e more than ln toollng-up
expenses at the Fisher Body plant?
Congressman Hebert and his colleagues also brought out that
the government agreed to "rent" Flsher-G.M. all but 80 out of
some 507 units of tooling machinery needed to fulfill the contract.
But it turned out that this was not actually rent, but a free gift
to the company under a "credit" stipulation.
The revelation* brought gasps from spectators but little worth-
while information irom Assistant Air Secretary R. L. Gilpatric,
who nervously argued that the contract was awarded Fisher-G. M.
because It could "get the Job done faster" than the Bullard CO.
Gilpatric at first denied that anyone formerly associated with
Fisher Body company had anything to do with placing the order.
However under some crogs-examlnation by Congressman Paul
Cunninghams>I Iowa, he was forced to treat.j, \ \. i
Ttev*loped thatlo>* eral Motors; which ownsthe Fl*he> comparfy:huVthat Boyer had
a prominent voice in awarding the contractin fact, he "per-
sonally recommended to me that the best way to get on with this
Job from a time standpoint" was to give It to Flshef, Gilpatric told
the Committee.
Gilpatric defended Boyer on the ground that he had a "pe-
dal competence" In his Job.
Most fantastic touch was provided by 8wan E. Bergslrom, a
machine-tool expert with the national production authority. Re-
plying to questions by Hebert about why the Fisher company was
to be paid $90,600 eaeh for the same turret lathe another com-
pany was selling for $38,000, Bergstrom said it was perfectly
normal for Fisher to charge the government 2'/2 times as such, be-
cause Fisher was "Inexperienced" ln making machine tools.
"Does that answer your question?" asked the witness.
"It's as clear as mud," replied Congressman Hebert, who
indicated later that he still can't understand why inexperience
should cost twice as much as experience.
Congressman Jack Dempsey of New Mexico, long-time cru-
sader against waste in government, noted that the inexperience
seemed to be on the side of Gilpatric and others responsible for
the machine-too) blunder. When Bergstrom conceded that the
$90,600 price was prohibitive to private customers, Dempsey
bitingly observed:
"Nobody else would buy them except the Federal government
and its officials."
The barb didn't seem to rile Gilpatric. Asked If he thought
that this method of awarding contracts could be "streamlined."
this top defense official replied:
"When I first came here eight months ago I would have
thought so, but I am not so sure."
,!You would say it is impossible because of the growth of the
system or it is not desirable?" pressed Hebert.
"That Is one way of putting it," replied Gilpatric. "This is an
awful big government andI have learned more about the com-
plexity of It than I knew as a private citizen."
When the Assistant Air Secretary continued to elaborate on
the "complicated" nature of the government. Hebert remindec
him rather bluntly: "That U correct. And you are ln a stream and
not swimming against it."
r>ow fl'rrng a ser*- r* tv
B-or."''*r-y* shows, eiresd" h.
r>rodi-rd two Whi^h rltlC'T"
*h AHmir>'trtir.r<. not too Mt-
ter|. bu the r1t|-1ri is there
The lvr Mv like **>'
. tv-]. pi, ?>>>* imentv--
-'"'- over beine lost ln th-
Syndicate, lc.)
****' Bal
celvably handle the Job well Hence these re-
cent i-idoifltial inquine* atrongiy tend to con-
lirm the reports tnat the President wants no
third term, and is inclined to give the nod to
tne Illinois Governor.
Yet it would be very foolish to Ignore the
fact that tne President will hive Innumerable
opportunities to change his mind again beiore
nprii 12 comes arouno.
lake, for example, the New Hampshire pri-
mary, on the one nand, it is complete eyewasn,
a* tne fresident nimseu might say, tnat hi*
eiilry into tms primary casts any light on his
piesent ln.eiinoiis.
Vvuat happened was simple. When the Pre-
sident scoiinuay reiu&eo to enter hi* name ln
new ramp..aire, ano ~en. astea .eiauver jump-
ed into tne conteot. mere was immediate dan-
ger oi leeiauver wuunng, on tne rule that "You
ean t beat sunicoouy with nobody."
New Hampshire Democratic National Commlt-
teuiiiau Auiinet j. agency ano ail tne other state
leaoers we*e on me oinclai aeiega.e slate. Find-
ing tnemseives threatened witn repudiation in
the primary light, they prayed the rreuoem to
mi u,e ni in^iti. piomising him victory. Their
piajwi wtie *Uf,t>uiteo o> uemocia.ic Chair-
man naiiic Mc&inney ano former Navy Secre-
tary wonn buuivan. ano the President tnereiore
entered his name.
On Ui* other nand, although the President's
cntiy is meanmigiess, tne outcome of the New
Hampshire primary may conceivably influence
tac i le^.ueht strongly.
Truman dislikes the Idea ot Sen. Kefauver
getting the Democratic nomination almost as
mucn a* ne dislike* the idea of Hen. Robert
A. Tcfv winning the Presidency. The New
Hampshire oflicial delegate slate, pledged to
Truman, Is supposed to be fairly safe to win.
here is more doubt, however, about whether
ruman will do so well to the preference pri-
mary that is held at the same time.
And If .he New Hampshire Democrats should
51ve the edse to the detested Kefauver ln this
ather r-..-nia-less voting, the Pie< dent 1*
qnl'.e <- r" get< % his r>-.der up and de-i
elding to run again after ail '
By Calbra.tfr
"I'M run down to the comer! I've only got a tortg-dHttanoo
business call to make-not as important as homeworkr*

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Canal Zone School Activities
C. Z. Junior Collfle
ly RuimII Piron
week's column. .,; ..,.
turo or making application for a refund of ltl taies *"
given free. .. '
At a general aeeembly last Thursday evening, A-,SSR
oriM Hospltel Keel technician supervisor, and a leading
!^^t'^ ?ha#lMnat of the Isthmus, delivered a intorest-
ffiietuitfon rchfd;Hrt wasWustretod with about 100 color-
namenili.whichU nametTsiter the county. Dnn expteln-
S^ftoVwi dltfSuft to classify various Panamanian or-
chids Some V? theorchid* ofa ame species ale either
iuSinB? pSrtltote or hermaphroditic. The. fflSfitta^SSfc
erftlce*kt orehMte of a ame peel appear different In their
Teresa Maria
AnnrimtelT 4t Pritons, including boto facult,
d#u ffinSed WPhteTwach party Frank Robinson arriv-
es'rtthe Mbch' ftrst and cleared dressing areas. Most everybody
~IJ^&'fSl&3*ais te
with roasted wiener, oft drink, and chilled oranges. The pe-
nle wae.a great success. ......
Lot week, during Wediieiday morning, a atotton picture
- the! Cruade of Freedom was presented to the student
i&lcteo tte working of Radio Free Burjpk and
at Of programs designed to relay to the Rus-
"^ ottTworldouUlde of the "Iron Cur-
Castillo, and, Yolanda Maiglori, and Gustavo
ilunlor Coltaft boosting the total number o
year, in the day etesses only, to 118.
the PUia
of ceremonies In the
TIT, ifSS ttaaild, Reagan was master of ceremonies in tne
In the local theaters before the
?catite film was presented ii
of tte CanaVloheYwlfi be closed this Friday in commemoration
f Washing^ mrjnday. ,------__,-------------_^_
Hoover Again Advocates
Civil Service Appointing
Former President Herbert
Hoover said last nl*ht tl na-
tion could have been snared the
"humiilaUOri" of current gov-
suuntnc scanoal If Congseas
commission. .
Tne lormef Preaittent told a
meeting ot the cliteens conipav
tee lor the Hoover report Sat
n am convinced that hd this
reforms bwS enacted inree
years ago, they would' hive
saved rau^grter to. pur, copu-
le whole Federal personnel
prooiem nowyia a mawer oi
'especial arjjiney," Hoover de-
clared, beieu- Jw nation hue
* rignt' to -a better system oi
cno.e ano management I tte
employee than out which has
prouuced theae months Of
o*un reason, he added, the
commission' proposed reorgan-
isation oi the civu Btiivw com-
mission ana the wnoie per*uunel
ivs,em should top the II major
reorganisation p*opoals peno'-
ing in Congress.
While .approving of current
Civu service procedures for
choosing new employes, Hoover
said they are not enough,
"The reforms In personnel
management are* wider than
the initial' choice if we are to
have efficiency In government,"
be said.
our commission three years
o proposed 'wh, vital re-
iorms IS *he whole personitel
system. Tour committees Hay*
urged Ibem upon Congress 10
far without .action."
Dally, Congress and grand
juries are turning up sickening
conduct of.Uderal civil offi-
cials," he*, eaW,
Theee eappsure can mean
only one thing; that dor method
of selection and organisation ot
Federal employes 1s badly at
fault soMewhere.1
Hoover earn: "There was a
long period Of practical freedom
iron dishonesty in the Civil
Service"a time during which
the Civil Service grew in ap-
plication "through both Demo-
cratic ami Itepulllcah, admlnls-
"It was not the civil aervaSU
who failed the country In the
cmndakot World Wax: f and In
13," the former President said.
It was politltfal appointees."
By 1W the yeai Hoovur
was defeated for re-eJectlon
SO per bent of all executive per-
sonnel were attoesjd-'yfc the
basis of nem-politieal standares
esUbllshad by a bt-partlean
Crv Service Commission.
Another 10 pat cent, mostly
Met office officials, although
poatioal Mpotottes," hod "}o
PMi a CiVI! Service scroan be-
fore the President cosud submit
their nominations to the Sen-
ioover said tbls< changed In
f i K's when "Conjreai.
Ie ere*ting or revialng over M
/ agencies, speci-
fically" exempted these em-
ployee from the merit system.
"The percentage of civil ser-
vante who had been chosen
through the commission IS
seven yoare fell from over M
per cent to under 55 per cent,"
he laid. "In the year following
it got wdrae."' .
Hoover said the "situation has
somewhat Improved" now
"thanks to Civil Service Com-
mission chairmen (Arthur P.)
Fleming and (Robert) Ram-
In his speech, Hoover classed
federal employes In two distinct
group* perhaps 1,000 at the
policy-making level who must
be of the political party which
has the responstbih%" nd the
"remaining a.MO.OOO Federal
civil employes."
Safekeeping Prevs Usaf
MARION. 111. (UP) Harold
parner suffered a double-blow
when his food store was burglar-
ised. The SIM loot included a
liorwdtch that Famer's wife
had boueht for his birthday and
wSdernTthe rtore for "*fe-
B.H.S. Notes
Queen Oeorglanna I reigns 1
Tes. lovely Qeorglann Hall was
the beautiful Valentine Queen
Who retened ver the Valentlhe
Canee last Friday night, er
eeurt was: seniors, Marie Dl Mi"
la and Pt Oot-t, Juniors; Mary
Dillton and Patsy Reese, sopho-
mores, Andy Mulligan and Jane
Angestead. Freshman; Barbara
Hammond and Nancy Oswald. A
lovely court IndOedr The Queen
was crowned end given a kiss of
congratulations by the Senior
Class Preiwent Ray Davidson.
All decorated in the theme of
the suit of hearts m a deck of
card*, was the lovely ballroom of
the Tivll Hotel. The poete -
round the room, were iovered
with rd crepe paper with small
cards on them. All alona-the
wall'were large cards still In the
suit of heart* from the ace to the
with an enormous red heart on
the background. Over this plit--
form was a large silver crown
with rid VBlte,on the spiked tips.
The Senior Class under the
nuldsnce ofCttlr dodby really
gave- the outstanding dae* of
the year, to hUwrnunttte were
Dick Dillman. Shirley Zemer, Ja-
net Oibbs. Ann West. Pat Optt
and Frank Bryan. seen dancing
to the outstandingly good music
of the 7lst Army Dance Band ws
Car* shore and Olorla Morton,
Altman mi* Joan Sharp. David
Mcllnenhy and Arlene Schmidt.
The Best Dance Of the Tear!
everyone iwm. abaelotaly. every-
one. Ateo a group of boys from
B.H.S. went around Thursday
night to serenade their girls.
Clalr oodby. irwm Frank. Olive
Barret, Ray-Tucker and Richard
Abbott sane iwnjra their surprteed and unsuspecting
rlris; Pat Pencher. Nanav.Wi
Barbara '
Hale and
si Blio got. a .
Sweets to the Sweet.
yliw: for, almers^Whltock. "'tju
retiaw one 6f the few that
wasn't rained out wM a great
Bach company was outstanding
CHS. Newt
By Mary Ann Hannigan
Teah, champs!!
softbua championship.
The girts A and B League teams both won
Aships. The S-League defeated Balboa W
the tube Of 1-4, and the A-Lddgue seore was 4-4.
Nice going, Seniors. In the last game of the basketball sea-
son tHiwseniors beat the underclassmen by gbout six points. There
Were some nlee ptey. and Coach has plenty of material for next
year's championship team.
With the Twl-Light League In a 3-way tie, Pabst beat Powell's
to take the lead, but on Thursday night the Tigers won, beating
Pabst J-l N6w CHS Is, In the lead.
out tc
Tommy Hughes, Bob
-ftgl. These boys made
the Atlantic Side Twl-Light league All-Stars.
CengratvlattMB should go
Bailey, Richard Sasso. and Johnny
iy and flblwday nights the Thespian play, "Meet
"Corllas Xrdtier" wa presented to the public. Everyone who saw It
enjoyed themselves thoroughly. It was really a grand perform-
OS pr
"Coritas A!
Of candy.
Friday _the ROTC^^e
anee, but then how could it help be otherwise with a director like
Miss. Wlesen and a cast that Included Nanoy Kariger and Harriet
Burke iteCorites. with Noel McOlnn, Karen Stroopl Nellie Holger-
son Charlie Thompson. Oulse Edmutidson, Toddy Dlgnam, Muriel
Morland MaydeleOardner, Joanne ReCcIa, Margaret Joudrey, jeb
Wllkertbn. and Carl Pinto. Some of the backaugfe teVM^were
Robert OremdWrry. Bob Hasten, and Alexis Vila Working on the
set. Pat Howard, Margarita Barcenas, and Mary Hall could be
seen "smearing" greasepaint over their poor victims.
Tbef.Orueade for Freedom is really rolling in Cristobal High
School, Have you signed the scroll In your homeroom yet? Be
sure Jft-Saten to Trevor Simons' program at :00 p. m. tonight for
a browlcM* on the Crusade, with C H.S.ors Joanne Parson. Roy
WUsOnVa^ Jacqule Boyle participating on the show.
On Friday afternoon Jeanlne Nix, Nancy Ramsey, Bob Salter
and AlexU Vila went to Balboa to attend the Review given by the
Balboa ROTC cadets lorOeneral Whltlock, Commanding OarK-
of the Caribbean Area. M was a very nice review.
Also on Friday afterneen Helen Edwards. Jack Katallnas,
> Margaret Oemlla esnld be Men eagerly gelng thrOngh
their new lesee ef the Tradewlnds. Thanks co-editors Te-
na new
Oc IkrillL
at Felix
lands Diet and Jeb Wilkereon
- idper-duper paper.
C_; fS will be well represented In the Carnival this year. The
people Of Cotn have as their choice for Queen Vivacious Jeannet-
tVMeKeown. The Chinese Colony elected pretty Arllne Lim to
rtlan^srthelr fastvitles. The JSlks Club not. to be outdone by
S2TS. made popular Joanne Recela their ruling sovereign.
C*ngrtulatlcns gals, you really deserve all you get!
The Ml basebaH season will get under way for CHS
Tltoratay nffht-when we meet b"H8. under the lights at Mt
Hcoe With Sklppy Anflerson, Arnold Manning Bll
PriSS" WilUe^uhrt and Gilbert Smith, the Blue and Oofi are
Oh iwayWanother championship, so it's up to the rest of us
W come-andlselP thsm on their way. Game time Thursday is
VM pnivS let's have an extra special turn-out for this first
The drama of new full
skirt silhouettes In every
type of Dress Cotton...
311k... Net...
from $ 12 95
Of course we have the
petticoat props of Nylon
net or crinoline, long or
short ,
fro. $ 5 95
Felix B. Maduro,
4X gola flIUd, It,
jewtU MO ^
MOV A DO WATCHES are old and aervJeed
4y leading jewelers all over, the world.
In New York It's Tiffany's and in Panam
In their mditaty knowledge. The
Drill Team eurprjsed everyone by
their marvelous drills "d ic*;
matlon*. Cdntain Jacob PUcat
should be eprhmended for his ex-
cellent leadership. Cms Of the
boys lost his hat and Jacob ex-
oettlv lead his team back to the
spot for the cadet to retrieve his
All the student*, have1 signed
the Freedom Scroll.
Girl Scout Council
To Hoid Important
Leaders Meerinq
The Pacific DUtrlct of the Ca-
ne 1 2on* CMrt Seout CouncB has
scheduled an important leaders
meeting for Thursday morning
at t at the Aneon Little House
on Ancn Bhrd. Mts. Monagan,
Paciflc Dtefrtet Chairman an-
nounced today.
Definite plans will be draw
up for eart troops' pgrtlolpattw;
1; the 40th Anniversary of Olil
Scouting rally to be heldtn Bal-
boa. March I*. ,
Aleo summer plan* for day
nsmn wlfi be dtecpssed byMrs.
W. N. PeSee, camp chairman.
3S tit.*t*T Qo
Into Armed Forces
During April 1952
The Department of Defense
baa announced that Ml dentista
will be inducted Into the Armed
Force durjn* the month of
April ^ according to rfbes-
man for, Headquartege, Carib-
bean; Command.
Of the JJ5 denUate retniested,
5 wlU be assigned to the Army.
300 to the Navy..*** Tto the
Air Force.
The Sentiste to be Inducted are
priority r reaiatranta who par-
ttetpated In the Army's peclal-
ltedtralnini program or similar
orograms administered by the
i -^eee.peuons effected will be
ones Who wwe^deferred from
service during World War. Ilto
attend dental schools, and Who
have served, less than,00 days
In-the Armed Forces, the Coast
Cruart or the untied SUtes
Health.Sdrvlce, subseouent to the
completion of, or release from
trie program or course of Instruc-
tion '
Thte call tor dentists has been
placed with Selective Service
Offices because the number of
Priority I dentists tlun*ef,ng
for service U not expected to
meet requirement for Pl"m,n?
of denttete who will complete
normal terms of service in the
near future.

JhtknJ 31
"Gramcle fa freedom'' Bal
tn IM4nr of Hi MMOmen, AltMadu Aro$t-
minimi 0/ Panamantet coWaef, and M
rankfuf oil**** of the Xepuhifc mni- tht Cenel
PrMay, Feb. a. -_1
Contntuoas music by tero ordjasteaa

Tickets on sale at
PAA. Offices
Leading stores
C*. Cms^oueas .
egfloers Clubs m C.E.
sil Panam
and at the entrance door
to the ball.
SM*> SMd
-Tiiiii with 1 Riw
ni Wiiiirfil llisiibill
Mydra-Matic Sipir Iriii!
The -Mtdm" mwy U IS ,
of U yar! Far sanr OMnliik's
"Rocket" mm
enution of the Mtioa! New "Rocke*"
hu 160 high-ooapraaMOB hm'iepower!
Raw "Rocket" baa laiulasbaarr t
OuadriJat CarbaraUwaaw Saga-US
aareaat Naw "Raekat" ia i Hi Mil .
rifia', atora rugged than arar! Aael
"Roeket" power ia now paired with
ftlaaajnl jIt't aaw HyaVa-Matta Sopar
Dritra (optional at e*tra ooat) far a i
kiad mi parfcrwaaaa wnar aar/an
ance.' Ta pilot f Oldaaiohile'a
"Rockett"aithar the ceaaaie Maaty
Ei#W or daahiag Sopar "eW-i. taday'a
Wfoloriag thrill! SoarrOldaaaobila
aaiar aaal ... riafc aW aaw "SaWf
Ava. Jueto Aroaemena y Calle 30
(Near Olympic Swimming Pool)
Panam, R. P.
Ave. Melindez y Calta 16
Coln, ft P.

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ipping & Airline News UNiTED m\ COMPANY

'Qlrijua'' AfHttt
Her( With 2 Passenger
Tht Untied Fruit liner Sutri-
eua arrive* Sunday morning At
Cristobal with t paiaeniera
fro* New Orleans, he aim late
;Oujiitemoen for New Orleans
' v*3Wi. Monaura.
Lri pasaehgersmclutte Mr.
anAMr*. oeore W. Bard Mrs.
ChSatlhe McMattthlln and SOP
; Edrtln of CtUtobal, Dan Paten
! ta, Mia* Ruth Wood and Mr
MaCtle Lee Wilson.
Dutchman" bound for Barran-:
quilla via Amsterdam. Montreal!
and Curacao. ..,
These matadors, lnclu d I|
Luis Miguel bomlniuln. 26. his
father Domingo and his brother,
Pepe, 2 and Juan, age 98 and
Antonio, 18. de Lapalma, are go-
mg to confirm the truth of their
reputation In Colombia, Peru
and veneeuela.
and son Lula Mltuel alone has killed 8
bull during the past year; in
the course of these fights he was
awarded 48 hoofs by the "presl-
dent" which 1* a sign that this,
slender young man is an ex-
tremely able bullfighter.
San Was W Reaervatkm
Vtin ftBH
$1* I i" "'UTthu Por if the president .usually a
^P^2r/iA.BfihVrolon overnment official or a retired
weekend. acnoTdmg to the coion _,,.Bht.
' weekend. ^dmg to then colon S^i.flghteV. wave his handker-
ch^''f,rCmrPMli''hW once, the bullfighter is al-
( sor -the cruise. ,PJ"^%" ,7/'';lowed to have one1 of the bull's
1 leatft Tocumen at S a.m. Batui-, ..... k{vmx twtce
leaVe Tocumen _
d3nd return 6: SO p.m
sanfe day. unsay'i trip w.-
I fS*at of the hours. Por J*
! resetvatlons call Freo Buach At
tbVear. if the signal Is given twice
Mil h|h receives both ears, if the slg-
lp Will D*l._.i i. -.... >l..u tima. *. la
; < ns 1 KM
The Man Une freighter
*taw Valley" tangled with the
net guarding the breakwater on
Ite Atlantic side Sunday AfW
me Auanuc: oe ""/**& Jmvi, Puwlc appearance when he was
. is given three times he is
awarded the bull's ears and tail.
and If the matador has been ex-
Sccpnonalry courageous and
aeeful he Is allowed to cut off I
e victim' hoof, while beautiful
seoritas throw gifts into the
At the age of s Luis went into:
the arena and made his first
suMJc appearance when he was
agefli. Norton Lilly Co. she Ih! j eh wih'hto fight* tha'f h?
latin waiting the to be dUcon-| ,|ve Uk. t princ.
; nectefl from trie net.
The freighter, carrying gener-
! al cargo from Melbourne. AUStra-
111a is bound for Boston.
"The extent of the damage to
the hip cannot yt be let*
3|LM Issues Warning.
However it is not always the
bull that Is having the wPrst of
It and this fact does not exactly
make the profession of a bull-
fighter an enviable one.
Great Whit* flssf
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nSriTiirngs look pretty bad for the
2rlLhl ^oulli.^*il5;,.f0rteiwe' A oni'Stort frame building.
-wgpaln's rtM* '*^01* t^-iapproxlmaterv 40 bv loo feet, to
drlri onboard .* KLM Fhlne Bv {M p|nama!
1100 Grand Council
Me its Next Friday
In General Session
The first getufrSl salon of the.
Grand Council of the Improved
Independent Order of Oddfel-
.ToWx LondonJJnltv. will he held
at ft* Loyal David ioflw hall on
Fridav at 11 a.m. As stated by
the ttrand Mt*r OolerWge Hur-
"severol Important matters,
the welfare of the lodtte.s wn-
r lurUdlotion. are to be dls-
Canal Company.
The building located on Ca-
meron Place in Paraiso For a
short time It was used as an
eight-apartment accommodation
fot Ideal rate bachelors. During
the Army occupancy of Paraso
it was used as bachelor officers'
Sealed bids will be owned at;
10:30 a.m. Mondav at the office;
of the Superintendent of Store-
houses in Balboa.
.es and district* of tht
"Council have been rwueatefl to
submit the name of their dele-
gate* to the eenetal correspond-
ing secretar sydnev mc-
'431ean. t 1*5 Central Avenue at
l-st M hour* before the confer-
aperies eaavfart
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Royal Mails Lines Ltd.
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pacific S^ocietu !
We. C**tt JCJL*
&. 17, &&~ D.L &U 3521
Rear Admiral Albert M. Bledsoe, USN, Commandant Fif-
teenth Naval District and Mrs. Bledsoe liare Issued Invita-
tions to a cocktail party to be given in honor of Lieutenant
and Mrs. F. H. Markey. USN, this evening at Quarters A,
Fifteenth Naval District Reservations from :* to :* p.m.
Lieutenant and Mrs. Markey arrived yesterday by air
and are the house guests of Rear Admiral and Mrs. Bledsoe
for several days. Lt. Markey was Admiral Bledsoe' Fia
Lieutenant In Japan from 1941 to 19e>.
Marriage Announced Here
Mr. and Mrs. Homer Snecken-
Surprise Shower
Honors Mrs. Tremblay
Mrs. Edward Tremblay
berger ol Pedro Miguel announce honored at a surprise gift how-
the marriage of their daughter,: er on Friday evening at
Helen Irene Sneckenberger, to
Mr. William H. Needy, of Ha-
gerstown. on Feb. 10. The young
couple are making their home in
Hagerstown. after a short wed-
ding trip to Daytona Beach, Flo-
General And Mrs. Kiel Return
Brigadier General Emll C.
Kiel, the Commanding General,
Caribbean Air command, and
Mrs. Kiel returned recently from
an official visit to Mexico and
Central America.
home of Mrs. Guy R. Lord of
Balboa. Co-hostesses for the af-
Crusade For Freedom Ball
On Friday
The Crusade for Freedom Ball
will be held oh Friday at 9:00
p.m. In the patio of Hotel El Pa-
nama. Tlokets will be $1.00 per
person and may be purchased at
the door. Angelo Jaspe and his
orchestra will play for the danc-
ing and door prizes will be given.
The public la Invited to attend.
Reigning at the Ball will be
Carnival Queen. Maritaa de Oba-
rrlo of Hotel Bl Panama.
Garden Group
To Tour Summit Garden*
The Garden Group of the Bal-
boa Woman's Club will meet to-
morrow morning at l:M at the
fair were Mrs. Alfred Graham g^ % Tor a conduct-
Mrs< Russell Edwards. Mrs.
Kaska and Mrs. Gu vLord.
Registration May Be Made
For Craft Classes
Registration may e made for
Craft classes by calling Mrs. 3.
Clarence Francia at Balboa 3179.
Hearns Leave Isthmus Today
Mr. and Mrs. John W. Hearn,
former Canal Zone residents and
t leave the Isthmus today to re-
ed tour through the gardens. A.l
members of the Balboa Woman a
Club and their guests are wel-
come. Following the tour a pic-
nic weiner roast will be held.
Those desiring transportation
are aaked to telephone Mrs Her-
bert Bathmann. Balboa. 1583.
Marriage Is Announced
Miss Sarah Helen Macready,
Mr. and Mrs. Sears
Entertain For Visitors
Mr. and Mrs. Alson W. Sears
were hosts to sixty guests on Sa- here
turday evening at their home on I
Golf Heights at a barbecue up- Visitors Return f t*a
per given in honor of Isthmian! Dr. and Mrs. Nathan Kennen
visitors, Mr. "
now of Merldan. Mississippi, plan flJ^Sffgt Mr. and Mrs. Sam-
ul D Macready, of Brasos
turn to their home after a visit Kl1, J and Corporal Wilbur P.
| of several weeks with relatives f ^and P^ Ve8t of
west Virginia and the
Mother HIT Of Gar ,otk
A Beautiful PRISM-LITE PERFECTION* Diamond Pair.
and Mrs. Henry jense nleft by Dlafte Sunday to
Moselv of New York. Mr. Mose-
ly Is Vice President of the Amer-
ican and Foreign Power Compa-
Mr. Boyd Host
For Cocktail Party
Mr. William Young Boyd en-
tertained Saturday evening at
his home in Bella Vista with a
cocktail party given in honor of
his cousin. Mr. Victor R. Des-
part. Jr., Of Lancaster, Pennsyl-
vania who is a recent arrival on
the Isthmus.
Luncheon Given In Farewell
Mrs. Alberto Barriga Ledesma.
the wife of the First Secretary I on after
return to their home m Minnea-
polis, Minnesota after a week's
visit on the Isthmus. They were
guests at Hotel El Panama.
Gamboa Woman's Auxiliary
To Meet Wednesday
The Woman's Auxiliary of the
Gamboa Union Church will hold
Its regular meeting on Wednes-
day at the home of Mrs. Juan
Hidalgo at the Gamboa Signal
niuniHu >. wi* *-...-~ r _r after a brier visit, in xne umcea
Station. Those Pknnina to at- |tatM. durlnR whlch he attended
Beaver. .
late Mt. Vest, were married Feb,
14, In Balboa Magistrate Court by
Judge Edward P. Altman.
The bride was bom and edu-
cated In Florida and has been
employed until recently, by the
American Red Cross. The bride-
groom is formerly of Beaver,
West Virginia and Is now serving
with the 10th Transportation
Company at Fort Amador.
Rabbi Nathan Within Return*
Rabbi Nathan Wltkln arrived
Monday aboard the S.S. Ancon
after a brief visit In the United!
SYNAGOGUE GETS A "GRAVEN IMA0E"-A Jewish congregation in Chicago has defied a
eenturies-oM tradition by erecting a figurative sculpture of an outer will of its modern synagogue
in suburban River Forest, 111. Some Jewish ecclesiastics believe such figures defy the command-
ment against worship of graven images. However, sculptor Milton Horn defends his work as being
in the true tradition of the Hebrew religion. The work shows a winged flgure with "flame-like
head and four all-seeing eyes" holding aloft the tables of commandments and trampling the earth-
bound behemoth.
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bottom of the hill at 9:00 a.m. i Je_i.h welfare Board
Arrangements have been made ggf* w.nar^ *u
for coffee at 9:30 a.m. and'r.*.,.^. v-.v
fS, Service Division which was held
for coffee at 9:30 a.m. and f y k
those interested In a swim and;'" wew tOT*_________
picnic lunch are urged to stay
the short business
of the Eecuadorean Embassy In
Panama, who Is leaving soon for
Quito, was honored by a group of
her friends at a farewell lunch-
eon Saturday at the Union Club.
New Ambassador
Arrives Here
Dr. Adrln Cuadra Gutierrez,
the newlv appointed Ambassador
of Nicaragua to Panama, arrived
Friday by plane from Managua.
There will be a brief but ap-
oroprlate devotional entitled
"The Sermon on the Mount" giv-
en by the Rev. R. A. Gray.
Visitors and friends are cor-
dially Invited to attend.
Rebekah Lodge
To Meet Tonight
Smart Tcenaaers
Can Shop Warily
NBA Beauty Editor
Of Name For His Establishment
NEW YORK, Feb, 1 (UP) ter, from "Clover Gardens" to
Barber Frank Fugarlno was at | the "United Nations."
war with the United Nations to-
He issued an ultimatum to
(he world organisation threat-
ening td recluste his establb-
iishmenr. the "Ignited Nations!
Barber shop," unless the U. N.
drops Its protest gainst his use
of the name "United Nations"
for his business.
"It cost me ISO to have that
sign painted on the window."
said Fugarlno pointing to the
words "United Nations Barber
Shop." .
"By having the tp- removed
and an 'I' and O' painted on,
It's a common pastime among
many teen-age girls to include
An Important meeting of the' miniature shopping spree a-; fi
Isthmian Canal Rebekah Lodge mong the pleasures of allowance Jt uldh")lt, .yIt ,? Llrt
No. 1. will beheld this evening,day. With their newly-received,*"! tX"*m,"-nr-aaten it
at the new Wirz Memorial on > glebas jangling m their wallets, *n.editorlaexpression of
(they browse through the tores, our revised opinion of the Unit-
Emhassv In Brazil and Mrs.! Members' kre urged to attend|purchasing sJmost any priced-I'd "Jons
re-land narU-lpaU In the election right gay thing their gtenct*; Th*'r^
chance to fall upon. Buying a, tie at the,barber shop cam* test
Visitors Honoi-ed At Dinner
The Secretary of the Argentine | Balboa Road at 7:30.
Carlos Cooke, who arrived
cently from Rio de Janeiro for a and'Installation of officers.
visit with her mother. Mrs.
Abrtiel Arias', were the guests of Mrs. Ellis Hastes*
honor at a dinner party on,To Mary Barttott Circle
" day evenine at the Union i The Mary Bartlett Circle 6f the
given by Mr. and Mrs.,Gamboa Union Church met for
ion i;n
Era. Garni
W. B
Dr. and Mr*. Townsend
Hosts To Visitors
t>*. and Mrs. .Tpmes G. Town-
send of Golf Heights, had as
their visitors over the week end
D*-. and Mrs. Dexter M. Bullard.
of Washington. DC. who arriv-
ed from the United 8tates Frl-\J; R. Campbell
dv by plane en route to colom- Cooke. Mrs. R. F.
scarf here, a belt or lapel pin' week, when the UN wrote a let-
there they go their merry way ter to Fugarlno, saying a UN
until their funds are exhausted. resolution bans the use of Its
The result may be fun, but name for commercial purposes,
chances are. lt won't be fashion-' The resolution was adopted
February meeting at the,right. A wardrobe assembledJjee. 7. 1946. Nine days later,
of their chairman, Mrs, D. ;from such an unrelated and nn*-Tugartno changed the name of
Ellis. After an Interesting planned selection is likely to look> his Third Avenue shop, four
devotional on "Americanism ahdliike Just what It Isa rag-tag! Mocks from the UN headquar-
Brotherhood" by Mrs. Walter assortment.
Norwalk the chairman conduct-1
ed the business meeting. it's a better Idea to practice a:
Others attending the meeting bit of self-discipline when there
Included Mrs. Mirt Bender. Mrs. is money In vour poclcet. It's a
He said he did not know any-
thing about the resolution. He
made the change, he said. In a
spirit of good-willand In an
effort to draw customers from
the UN.
The State Department of Li-
censes apparently didn't know
about It either, Fugarlno said, i
because it approved the name
change and issued a new li-
V. J. G. Stavridl. director of
external services of the U. N.
Department of Public informa-
tion, said the UN could not en-
force its ban until Federal legis-
lation Is passed supporting lt.
Such legislation Is pending In
Meanwhile. Stavridl said, the
U. N. wpuld appreciate lt If
Fugarlno would stop commer-
cializing the name of the do-
nation organization.
"Should you wish to use the
name In a purely descriptive
manner as. for Instance, the
barber shop near the United Na-
tions, there would be no-objec-
tion.'' Stavridl said.
Fugarlno did some hasty com-
puting and. said this was pre-
posterous. That would mean a
new sign that would cost at least
960 or 900. he said.
"We've got another hop over
on Sixth Avenue across from
Radio City Music Hall." he said.
"It's called "The Musical Hall
Barber Shop' and radio and
opera stars get (haves and hair-
cuts there all the time. Nobody
at the Music Hall has ever com-
plained about the name."
Slim Fat Away
If ft rain* your furs er makn
'on short ef broth and andangrr
-our hfulth. you will find It nay
(O loa* a half pound a day with t li-
as* Hollywood method called
roRMODE. No draatk! dletlna or
xaretae. Absolutely iaf*. A>Kyour
>haml>t for FORMODS1 and atar
BOTH RINGS $ 200.-
fully polished diamonds en the market
T H f
1*7 4 n
t I V
9 T 0 I f
Mrs. A. H.
Daniel. Mrs.
L. H. DeVore. Mrs. J. A. Fraser.
Mrs. B. A. Getman, Mrs. Henry
Moehrke, Mrs. Hans Pedersen,
Mrs. C. W. Ryter. Mrs. Juan
Hidalgo, Mrs. John Snodwras.
Visitors Week End
At Santa Clara
Dr. and Mrs. Oregorv Mason,
of Riverside. Connecticut, spent Mr.*. Percv Snow, Mrs. J. E.
the week-end in the Interior and j Walker Mrs. R. A. Gray Mrs.
at Santa Clara the guests of ,B. A. Herrmg. Mrs. J. O. Ca-
Mr( and Mrs. Phll'p Thornton, itron, Mrs. Seltens. Mrs. Bren-
T*"'e Mason* arrived here recent-,nan. Mrs. Monsanto and the co-
ly for a visit on the Isthmus. 'hostess, Mrs. J. D. MacLean.
beautifully encrnved mahogany
One Year's Guarantee
wonderful feeling to know, as
you walk past a display of goods.
that you hate the wherewithal
to buy them. But a wist hi sets
her standards not upon momen-
tary purchasing power, but upon
genuine considered needs and
Suppose you spot a bargain
belt, for instance. Before parting
with your money ask yourself (|
these questions. Is this a good
style for me? Exactly how many
costumes do I have that would
be enhanced by this blt? How
sure am I the colors will actually
match? Is this really what I
would choose if I had a little
more monev?
i If the belt flunks out when
submitted to this questionnaire,
it's a better olan to return it rt-
solutely to lt< counter. Then o
home and take a good look at
your clothes. Do you rtally need
a belt, and If go. what hue and
Wnd? Having decided this, you
can shop more lntelH;entlv.
Chances are. you'll decide to
hang onto your allowance for
two or three weeks nhtll you've
accumulated enough for a truly
handsome belt.
You'll find such self-control
; and purr-oseful wsltlng pay*, off
In a way you'd never Imagined
.""Me beck wTien yqu wre
il'iltl yout wiee taws to the
size of one week's allowance.
,. Best Man Keeps Busy
... ; i
IJNCQIN. Neb.; OJP> 'lovri
Perry orobehly Is the "bes*" heat
-ten lri Neh"wv%'<^inta-i ct.
A deoytv clerk or' Lanr-arter
cent" cwrt. he h** Vbest
!**i at en ew" of two wed-
di"s a week for the past five
' J^iaQtlATiaJf' if aaAWTKA I

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Anything .o,, Jn to**.;
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Continuous mu*k
till dawn every rdaht
Rasarmionj hald
tor :J0 pis, only.

Central ave.a.2i*, *,phones 2-183C
* 2-1633
Can't Slp Will?
Onak a cup of PosriUM prepared
with ho. wats or ami. barbee you
go tt> bod and you'll alaep Ilk* a
baby! POBTUM do** net coataia
erf.ifGPOtrriIM today
aaW "*>, a raatfal ais*!
* His CornWof Band:
Thrrffy and nay to moka, too/

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You Sell em
Leave your Ad with one of our /.its or our Offices
When You Tell em thru P.A Classifieds! IllCosfa Rican youngsters Grow
Tomatoes For Military in CZ
e *-**
ijusnu o*. IMSBPS
N 7 "" ltnl >I
* Hill CeatraJ 4*e.Ceiea.
12 words
Minimum for
3c. each additional
FOR SALE:Refrigerator.
house. 25 cyd- Porceloin inside
f and out. $85.00 cosh. House 602
Service Persinnel and
U.S. Civilian Government Employ*
ntw used cor through
x^!S1n^SiCSSinM: 9^'%gmJU!SKmm
FOR SALE:2 1-2 ytar old 60
cycle Montgomery Ward woshmg
. machine. S65.00. 1402-0. Bal-
TOR RENT:Completely furnished
house in "El Congrejo" to respon-
- sible fomily. 3 bedrooms, porch,
living/com. diningroom, terroce,
garoge ond car, spacious ground!
for children to play. Telephone
2-1109 Panamo. Ask tor Mr.
FOR SALLivingroom suite, couch,
3 chairs; 103 piece set Bavarian
Chino; drapes, 48" x 96", green
corch shades; glassware, doybed
cushion, floor IO m p s, wicker
" choirs; set of shelves, miscella-
neous household items. Bolboa
1323.. ______
Fort Worth, Texoi
Alee Direct
Loan Automobile
Serving joverrvnoro employe and
Sejrvict fioor*! w It* Csnoi Zone
tu. !4 ,ear. vVttn out finoncmQ
your ineurance automatically adjusted
to u. S. coverage.
Reul Estaip
't> you wer.t o spacious, comfortable.
I well situated chalet, here is you
chonce: We offer you a beoutifui
j Cholo In "El Cangrelo" t w o
biocks from Via Espaa, also two i
blocks frcm the huge apartment I
h; _. no-, being constructed in
t!-.-; tree. The chalet consists of
$ bsdrooms, 2 bathrooms, porch.
.;.igroom. diningroom. pantry
hf'chon, leundry, moid's room
f: rg*. completely furnUhed. For
* only 58.00 you may be the lucky
FOR SALE:1950 Oldsmobile '88'
2 door sedan, Hydramotic and ro-
dlo. Excellent condition. Call Bol-
boo 4437._____ ____
FOR SALE: f948 Pontioc 6.
Streamliner sedan coupe, Hydra-
motic, radio, plastic seat covers,
under 20,000 miles, $1,200 cash.
Phone 2-3722, house 548. An-
cn Blvd.
FOR SAL7Black T949~ Chevrolet
Coupe Sedan, 17,000 miles, ex-
cellent condition; latest toble mo-
del Zenith Rodio-Record Changer,
60 cycle, all speeds, never used,
New Home portable sewing ma-
chine. Universal mctor. almost
new. Phone: Army (Curundul
__/>i_ Hi___n__ a_ .-- -----
VwVTfSI ^W-*"o-1rSW "i-JFfl ylflHP"Bjw
to 2011 Aocoo. C. X.
FOR SALE16 mm Sound Projector
in good condition. 2Q02-B, Cu-
rundu, C. Z.

Mothers, child speciollsfj recommend
JUMCINS-JACK Shoes for correct
walking habits from cradle to 4
years. Exclusively of IAIVUN-
OIA. No. 40. 44th street. Bell*
Visto. Tel. 3-1259.
For sole to the highest bidder Build-
ing No. 4, Cameron Place, Paraso.
Seoled bids will be received in the
office of the Superintendent of
Storehouses ot Balboa until 10:30
A. M February 25, 1952. when
they will be opened in public. Form
of proposal with full particulars
may be secured in the offices of
Superintendent of Storehouse, Bal-
boa, and the Housing Manager t
Pedro Miguel.
FOR SALE:Will sell $200, credit
for $150. Must be applied on
sale of new Oldsmobile. Coll 4-
WANTED: Furnished modern no
or two room oportment in resl-
r of Buy youri act*". *" 2-*>6.
t.-::cttcd=y at An;on Liquor Store.! ,f0m 9 a. m, 2 p. m. 2 5.
Tel. 2-0316 or Pharn-.acv Zona
del Ocnil. Tel. 2-0421. The raf-
f's will be held on February 24.
FC"5 5aLE:Building, 8 apartments]
in Cxbo:iticn, Produces more than
12Vj .onnuaiy. Easy payment. For
. Iniorrnation see Mr. Fbrega per-
'sonclly. No. 18 Eart 29th Street.
> 10 to 12 noon and 3 to S p. m.
No ;S':i
Only; 4 door Chevrolet.
Dc:'je o^Wymouth. Not doty poid.
Wi I :e them 4 to 7.
P-nami. Tet. 2-0770.
W.'K'i T.To rent vacation quort-
' rs by American couple, no ehif-
? dren Phone_ Bolboo, 2-3294.
WANT'C: I'nrr or opartirerrf
a ti 3 t -. Tel. 2-1688 or
[*.-.--*- 0 Quarry Height
Mcyor Foiling.
--rtfoT Offered
.^adio Programs
Your Community Station
Wbeee 100.000 People Moot
W D: Dressmeker to meko
er jrre for donee recital. Apply
Tv bay before noon. 571 1 -D.
_ r Vo._______________
%.'. TEO; Immediate pccitlon
ovcilable for fully co-r.pete.-it wo-
men bookkeeper capable of work-
ing on own init'otive. Ponamon-
ic i fcltiien. Pleose opply in writ-
ing giving full information about
age. experience and reference,
to bcx 1399, Ancon, C. Z.
WANTED:Quick, presentable, bi-
lingual secretory for immediate
position. Must hove good com-
mercial experience and bo Pan-
amanian cittren. Please apply h
writing, giving full information
about age. experience and refer-
ences to box 1399 Aneon, C. Z.
Canal Zone Union
Church To Have
Visitors From U.S.
Dr. J. Qulnter Miller, mso-
eiate tecreUry of the Notional
Council of the Churche of
Chrlrt in the U. 8., will Ytalt
the Iethmu* In the Interest of
the Union Church of the Canal
He and Mrs. Miller will arrive
t Tooumen Airport on the
ejvenlne of March ft and will re-
turn to New York on the Pana-
ma Line April 11.
A committee representing
ach of the six Union Churches
jfet the Zone met last night at
Ktun to draft plans for Dr.
Uior's visit. The Rev. Raymond
^B. chairman of the commit-
tee announced that plane call
kr meetings with each of the
tkurch councils, a retreat with
Pi Ds_on Crturch ministers.
id conftreno meetings on
ch aide of the IsUimus at
l-lch such topics as Christian
Ptocatln. evangelism, the ecu-
iOnical Church, and laymen, .
gilt, in Churche. will J"? SoVSW-S-ffw?
MUlor is socretarv of the
BMsniil Council's committee or
MBBeBR) Churches ove
rath, which the Dn
Batch-o. the Canal Zone
BUlHilp with *he Natlu.
M Churchr
Today, Tueeday. Feb. IB
3:30Music for Tuesday
4:00Panamusica Story
4:15Promenade Concert
4:30What's Your Favorite
6:35What's Your Favorite
6:00Stand By For Adventure
6:20EvenhiK Salon
7:00Ray's A Laugh (BBC)
7 :a0Spurts Review
7:45Girl About Town
8:00 News (VOA>
B: 15The Jo Stafford how
8:80Time For Business 'VOA>
8:45CoinmeiitTrtor's uigtdi
(VGA i
8:00Musical Americana
8:30Pride and Prejudice
10:lb--Musical Interlude
..:..---Variety Banuhox iBEC
;l:00-The Ov.l's Neat.
MidnishtSign Off
Wcdne .day, Feb. 2f
:uuSign On
6:00Alarm Clock Club
7:30Morning Salon
B:15News tVOAi
S: 30Morning: Varieties
8:45Music Makers
9:15Come And Get It
9:30As I See It
10:05-Off the Record
11:06Off the Record 'Contd.)
11:30Meet the Band
12:05Luncheon Music
12:10Popular Music
1:16Personality Parade
1:45American Favorites
2:00American Journal iVOA>
2:16It's Time to Dance
2:10Afternoon Melodies
2:45Notes on Jaae
3:00All Star Concert Hall
3:15The Little Show
8:10Muele for Wednesday
4:00Music Without Words
4:15French In the Air (VOA)
4:30What's Your Favorite
5:30 Newt
5:86What's Your FTorlte
6:00Stand by for Adventure
6:15Evening 8alon
7:00Paul Temple (BBC)
7:45Listen To Gregory Peck
8:00News and Commentary
8:15Jam Session (VOA.)
8:30The American Bookshelf
8:46 -.menUtor Digest
9:00 -The Human Body (BBC)
For sole to the highest bidder a
dog, male, Cocker Spaniel, blonde
in color and approximately eight
months old. It may be seen by
prospective bidders at the Small
Animal Quarantine Kennels. Corozal,
between the hour of 2.00 P. M
and 5:00 P. M., Mondoys through
Fridays, inclusive. Sealed bids will
be received In the office of Super
Intendent of Storehouses ot Balboa
until 10:30 A. M-, February 21,
1952. when they will be opened in
public. Bid forms may be secured
Ot the Small Animal Quarantine
Kennels. Corozal. er from office of
Superintendent of Storehouses, Bsl-
boo, telephone 2-2777.
10:00BBC Playhouse
11:00The OwPe Beet
1 00Sign Off
FOR SALE:1939 Oldsmobile, Ze-
nith table radio with 45 R. D. M.
record player and records, also two
bicycles, 24 Inch. 2-1335 or
5177 Dioblo Hgts. Pink Breere-
woy, hous corner Morrison and
FOR SALE:One boys bicycle, 26
inch 1 year old,- $25.00, House
1477-D, Holden St. Balboa
Phone 2-1234.
Shrapnel's house, Sonta Claro. Alte
in CM Cerro Campana Moun
tains. Tel. Balboa 2120.
Enjoy o vacation ot Hotel Pon Ame-
ricano, El Valle. Phone Panama
2-1112 for reservations.
Foster's cottages cemoleterr furnish-
ed, one, two or three bedrooms,
linens, gas refrigerators, gas
ranges, dishes and kitchen ware.
Half a mile beyond Santa Clara
private rood to beech. For in-
rormotion visit or phone Dagmor,
Tivoli Avenue No. 6, 2-0170,
Phillies cottage*. Sense
Claro Bo 435 Balboo. Phone
Ponomo 3-187 /. Cristobal 1678
We have everythlBf
to keep your Lows
ind Qarden beautiful
faring the dry season
FOR RENTHouse, Lfevr Pok,
1st St. Golf Height. Olga Veils
V. Phone 3-3657.
Modern furnished unfurnished opart-
merits. Meld service optional. Con-
tact office 8061. I Oth Street, New
Cristobal, telephone 386 Colon.
FOR SALE: Complete furnished
apartment. Easy to rent at 75
dollars per month. Apply ot Co-
lombio Si. No. 3. Hitpenio's Bldg.
Belle Viste.
Position Offered
WANTEDYoung men with me-
chanical or electricol engineering
training. Applicant coll Bolboa
3332. between 7:15 ond 12:00]
A. M.. for employment form
which must be filled out for re-
view prior to Interview the latter
oart of Feb.
Canal Adds 17 New
employes To Rolls
Seventeen new employes Johi-
3.1 the Canal organization dur-
ing the first half of February.
Sight of them were employed
f"om the Unttsci States and nine
were employed locally.
New personnel from the States,
their positions and birthplaces
Locks Division': Hal P. Chase,
Lock Operator Wlreman at the
Pacific Locks, Springfield, Ohio;
Railroad Division: Daulton C.
Cypert. Wood and Steel carman
at Balboa.. Marshall. Arkansas;
Theodore C. James. Track lore-
man at Oatun, Kinsman, Amo-
Bnelneermir Division: Harold
E. Kusner. structural Engineer,
Juniata. Pa.; and Christian M.
Nielsen. Architect, Chicago, Ill-
Dredgtai Division: Harper W.
Brown, Drill Runner, Buffalo,
If .X. t
Electrical Division: Jack A.
Muller, Electrical Engineer at
Balboa; Pedro Miguel; William
W. Spencer. Wlreman at Balboa,
Barboursvlllf. West Virginia.
New personnel employed local-
ly are:
lire Division: Alfred I. Moen
and Barry H. Kenealy. firemen
at Balboa: Robert K. Grant, fire-
man at Cristobal;
87 Central Ave. Tel.8-814B
TeL 8-171
#22 E. 29th St.
Hotel El Panam
Baying: Abbatoir.
Silln: Fueria f Lai
(preferred) and
Fueria y Lnt (common)
Tel. 8-471 3-1680
FOR RENT:Furnished room with
meals. Telephone 3-3921, No. 34,
45th Street, Poheime.
FOR RENT:Magnificent commer-
clol spec on Centrol Avenue and
U Street. Coll Panama, phone 3-
Slipcover Reaaholstery
ran ova shqw-boomi
iberio aiarat
* o n (ajesiimmm)
f>e btlmatei flctap a Otwuj
si. s-aess i:M .... *. i. e>m
Three Jailbreakers
Steal Cars, Stage
Holdup Or The Run
ROME, Oa., Feb. 18 (UP)
Three Mississippi Jail-breakers,
one a 21-year-old woman, fled
across Alabama and into Geor-
gia over the weekend in stolen
cars, and polled at least one
holdup, it was believed today.
Their trail was lost after a
car was stolen Sunday near
Cedartown, In northwest Geor-
The auto was apparently the
fourth stolen by the three des-
peradoes since they overpower-
ed a Jailer and fled the fourth-
floor "escape proof" Jackson
County, Miss., Jail at Pascacoula
Late Saturday night, two men
held up the Shangri La Tourist
camp six miles outside of Rome
and left with $160. the Georgia
highway patrol reported.
The robbers drove a 1949 Ford
which later was found aban-
doned in a field near here.
Bloodhounds were put on the
trail of the occupants but they
lost it
Tn aune men were believed
responsible for the Cedartown
theft a abort time later. Cedar-
town lies 20 miles south of
Alabama officers were almost
certain the Mississippi escapers
were the persona who tole a
late model Buick Friday at
Mobile a few hoars after the
break from Pascacoula, 48 miles
The Buick was found aban-
doned at Oxford, Ala., and the
fugitives switched to the Ford
that was used in the Rome hold-
Those sought by an increas-
ing number of officers in three
states were John Scarvey, 82;
Robert Miller, 88, and Linda
Blake, 21, all of the Pascacoula
The men were described as
'Oough-talklng and dangerous."
Their woman companion became
a member of the flight when
she hollered at the escapera to
take her along as they made
their break.
The fugitives apparently had
outeide help, Mississippi pattce
They used a smuggled gun in
their get-out and a taxi driver
who took them to Mobile said
they paid him from a fat roll of
fat-Free Powdered Milk
(fortified with Vitamin D)
Farm fresh
Ob Sale in
P.C Co Commissaries.
7th St. tt Justo Arosemena
Ave. Coln Tel. 457
Witnool Worry Or Care
18 Tivoli Ave.
Between 12,000 and 20,000
Sounds of tomatoes weekly have
sen delivered by the agrlcultur-1
al clubs of young men and worn-!
en in Costa Rica to the United
States Armed Forces stationed in
the Canal Zone," Lee Ross, Spe-
cial Assistant to Kenneth R. Iv-
erson. President of the Institute
of Inter-American Affairs (a U.,
S. Government Point-Four Agen-1
evi has revealed.
Rss has Just completed a 7,000;
mile trip over a five-week period j
during which he visited Ecuador,
Costa Rica, and Panam observ-
ing Point-Four cooperative tech-
nical assistance activities In
these countries.
Ross explained how from the
establishment of the family gar-
dens, through the efforts of STI-
CA (Servicio Tcnico Inter-Ame-
ricano de Cooperacin Agrcola)
in the community of Palmares,
In Costa Rica, it was found that
tomatoes could be successfully
produced in that area.
A groas) of 4-S Club mem-
bers, composed of teen-age girl
and bov farmers, subsequently
became Interested in forming a
cooperative to prodace toma-
toes on a commercial basis.
Through the Institute of In-
ter-American Affairs, represen-;
tatives of the United States
Armed Forces were contacted
and a contract was signed for the,
delivery of the output.
The National Bank of Costa
Rica made loans to the club
members totaling almost $10.000
for seeds, equipment, and labor,
and the National Production
Council provided a bulldln
where-ln grading, packing, and
loading could be accomplished.
The club leaders of STICA, to-
gether with the 8TICA Extension,
Agent In Palmares, provided
technical assistance in such agrl- NORFOLK, Va., Feb. 19 (UP)
cultural practices as the use of siowmE object, believed a
'^^^^nmen/the atrls eteor Mhed through a blue
gteldes. The women and tne giris, tern Vlr-
h^A^rm^^ar^X^! ffi^^orth*Carffi S-
inrt wmimSi utMbM-ltoday *nd the CoaBl uard 8ald
and packed the tomaos m ora 'h,hlv brned Itself out
The Newachart above shows why meet big cities, and quite a few
of the small ones, in the U. 8. are suffering from "traffic-IUs."
Since the end of World War II, more vehicles have been added to
the road than during the 20 previous year. The 52 million vehicles
registered today are nearly double the number in i3oand the
auto population keeps growing by 5,000,000 a year. Data are from
U. S. Bureau of Public Roads.______
Meteor Believedly Hits
Great Dismal Swamp, N.C
es built by other 4-S Clubs, while
still other clubs of this organiza-
tion provided small bamboo
canes used to support the tomato
plants during the fruiting stage.'
As a result of this coopera-
tive endeavor ea the part of
the 4-8 Clubs, ever $40,040
worth of tomatoes were air
sbipped to Paaami between
August and December 1951.
A net profit of approximately
$58,000 remained with the 4-S
Club member producen In Pal ,
mares. coast Guard and weather mj-
Ross praised the achievements reftU officials doubted that any
ene in rvitt* R!f and the *_____.-- .u n.. .. >4aita
It probably burned itself out
over the Great Dismal Swamp.
A search started when re-
sidents at Suffolk, Va., reported
an "exploding noise" and
whooshing sound was called off
and the Coast Guard believed
any further search efforts would
be useless.
It was estimated that the
meteorite, hurtling downward
at terrific apeed, burned itself
out at an altitude of about 40,-
000 feet.
rnvian assistant to Gabbert.
Answering another question.
Dredging Divisin: Anton C.
Pedersen. Apprentice Machinist
at Gamboa: Millard M. Coleman.
Drlllbarge Engineer at Gamboa MEETINGS
and John H. Caldwell. Construe- The Junta Femenina de Bene-
tion and Maintenance Junior ficencla meets tonight at 730
?Vrr!!25n*12oa^ ..i- Lbe pclflc Clubhouse. Com-!a delightful visit at the Pana-
Cfl- pietlon of tentative welfare plans monte Hotel and a smorgasbord.
Diablo Camera Club
Members Make Air
Trip To Chiriqui
Members and guests of the
Diablo Camera Club enjoyed an
extensive tour to Changulnola
and David over the past week-
end. The trip was made by plane
to visit and photograph the aba-
c farms at Changulnola.
The group visited the abaci
and cacao tarms by railroad, as
guests of C. W. Diebold of the
k-umqui Land Company. Diebold
pointed out and explained the
various phases of growth of the
abac plant, from the seedling
to the tinal process of baling the
twin: for shipment to the States
tor the manufacture of rope.
At Almirante, where the group
were overnight guests, camera
club members presented a pub-
lic showing Of a color slide pa-
norama of the Republic of Pa-
nama and the Canal Zone, its
past and present history.
An early morning flight across
the continental divide and the
Volcan Bam brought the party
to David whore they boarded a
bus for a Journey to the cool
mountain town of Boquete. After
ties will help build a better hem-
Cristbal YMCA-USO
To Honor Dr. Gregory
Af Annual Meeting
The annual meeting of the
Cristobal Armed Services VMCA-
UfiO will be held at the Hotel
Washington tomorrow at 7 p.m.
Honored at the meeting: will be
Dr. and Mrs. R. R. Gregory,
who are leaving here shortly Dr.
Gregory has been in Cristobal for
40 years and has been a mem-
ber of the committee of man-
agement for 25 yeara.
Financial and activities reports
for 1851 will be presented at the
meeting, which will be a dinner
meeting with committeemen and
wives in attendance.
New officers will he Installed
and new members Introduced.
W. Frit* Humphreys, nswly
elected chairman will preside.
1852 officers in addition to Hum-
phrey are Col. Henry P. Taylor,
vice chairman: E. R. MacVittie,
treasurer and Mel Boos, secre-
With the reactivation of the
USO and the lacrease In milita-
ry personnel on'the Atlantic
Side. 1851 was a busy year at ttie
Cristobal Armed Services YMCA.
Total attendance at the building
amounted to 388,880 servicemen
and 388.775 civilians.
Dances were held for service-
are rare and were skeptical of
the "explosion" reports.
Two observers in the CAA
tower at Raleigh-Durham air-
port were among hundreds who
saw the strange object and de-
scribed It.
"My first Impression was that
some aircraft had fired a rocket,
but it must have been a meteor,"
J. M. Bearden, a CAA observed,
CAA safety Inspector Hamil-
ton Cowin of Richmond, Va.,
said he saw a "silvery, cigar-
shaped object" hurtling toward
the earth as he was flying over
Hanover, Va'.. bout 15 miles
North of Richmond.
He said he was too far away
to determine what it was but
said It was traveling at "tre-
mendous speed" in an almost
vertical line.
The Richmond CAA said an
Eastern Airlines pilot reported
seeing the strange object "in a
burst of light" over the Dismal
Highway patrolman C. R,
Klrkman of Salisbury, N. C.
reported he chased a trail at
smoke In the vicinity of High
Rock dam east of Salisbury
thinking It was a burning plane.
He said he lost sight of the
smoke and found no wreckage.
About 11:80 a. m. highway
patrolmen at Wilmington, N. C,
raced to a swampy woods 18
miles north of there to Investi-
gate reports that a plane had
crashed with a ''bright flash"
like an explosion.
About the same time the CAA
said pilots flying in a radius of
almost 200 mites from Raleigh
In all directions reported seeing
the flashing light that appeared
is bright as the sun in i the
clear sky.
Morehead planetarium at
Chapel Kill, N. C, said the last
known meteorite to fall in
nnt North Carolina was about 200
her recuperation. She did not
want to send for Doggie because ,,V' ,.. h*in. t
Costa Rica also requires a four- *"-a ,m?*^eltbeJfliil2
month quarantine period and B T "*?", ^J? S^Sf
Doggie had already spent more ^ JtnhV5?^.i Jth.^?th
! half of h life in qu. ^^f^ ?*$
hobs praisea me quicvcuiciii. reau officials aouoceo. nat any
of STICA in costa Rica and the frmtments hit the earth deslte
excellent organisation work oi1_portg of an exploding sound,
the Costa R>e*n ^hpJciami| rt any plect.g ^ m a apokes-
worklngln close cooperation with m(m eaW tney probably were
Howard Gabbert, Director tburted m the muck oi
Technical Cooperation for the "" "'
^^^jRfclnrl'wrthEnJ ***** <* bright, flash-
rf,u'eSu^mUer!1 Extension Service, a skilled Pe-
., visible only for a
few seconds, .were received from
observers in three states.
It was sighted over an area
Answering anoiner quenMun, --- 7, "ir -- of vlr.
Ross said that Costa Rica Juwn-jfK the *te?2^ *'rd
lie agricultural clubs are setting; Rtola to Winston-Salern and
the pace for private enterprise.,Charlotte, N. C, andI as far
Thev do not require too much'south at Charleston. 8. C.
capital, and their activity yields' The Civil Aeronautic Admtai-
Profitably revenue with a ttttlejiatratlon at Raleigh, N. C. dis-
credit and plenty of work, plus counted nearly a doaen reports
sound commercial practices. of plane crashes in North Caro-
In this way the future Costa Una alone and said the object
Rlcan farmers are learning f rom j "probably was a meteor."
the grass roots to help them-! The weather bureau and offl-
selves. Such Point-Four activl- elals at the University of North-
Carolina planetarium said cases
of meteorites, striking the earth
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an tine period and Doggie had
already spent more than half of
his life in quarantine. Her hus-
band, in Quito, had no accom- iwrium said,
modations for the pet. ___________
By mall he authorised the "
Quarantine service to dispose of.
Doggie, and the Cocker is now
being offered for sale.
He looks like a fulI-brecTCock-
er, veterlnariana say. although;
he has no papers. He should1
make someone a fine pet but,
Jie may be lonesome at first for
the Corozal kenhels where he has
spent over five months.
path may be as" high" as 45
miles per second, the Plane-
East German Reds
Creating Buffer
Zone Near US Zone
BERLIN. Feb. 18 (UP).-West-
ern officials said here today
that the Communist-run East
German government was creat-
- lng a no man's land along the
Dances were held for service- ^^ oI the united States zone
men with a total attendance of Y Qermanv
Try Maxwell Hoase Tea today
..Sad eat why tala Mead af
Ceyiea as* Iadia teas is the
choke of these whs eat*y sjeei
tolAvafleUs alee k sea soga.
of Germany.
The officials said an area sev-
eral miles deep on the Soviet
tone side of the border had
been made a restricted area,
and special permission was
needed to enter there.
Reports reaching West Berlin
tees YUC^ortS Insert believedly to mask puittns
by the Canal Zone Community uranium mine operations in the
Chest and from USO funds. mining region near the Ciech
1,28. Children's swimming class-
es were attended try 2.8 youngs-
ters, while the oversll use of dor-
mitory, swlmthsnr. pool, gymnas-
ium and the many other facul-
ties was tar in advance of the
yearn just succeeding the war.
With the present world situa-
tion it appears that the volume
of attendance and activities wBl
say. Lock Operator Wlremao at
the Pacific Locks;
axpianatlen of Symbols
-volee of Amanea
British Broadcasting Co
-Radiodiffusion Francalse I ;atun.
Maintenance Division: Tose del
C. J nares. Brtolt'rew P1-- e~e-
nd Tilseetter at OHtto^l: Va
Schools Divisar.: Alvre A
Tiomas. part-time lifeguard s
will be the main item for dtscus-
of Justice Lodge of
"as will engage in a discussion
several importe nt Issues to-
row night at a me.- i-'T
iuled to berm at 1 p.m. lr
.* La Boca Lodge HaU.
and a short stop at the Hotel
Nacional In David, the plane
carried the sightseers back to
Those "aMng the trip were
Mr. and Mrs. W, C. Kongable.
: .end Mrs. Prank Cunningham.
Ir. and Mrs Prestrn E Mlnton.
-dr. and Mrs. M. W. roacue. Mr.
s^sA'-BSffiT^ ^^,uSedthea:
Meyers, Margaret Brenneman. man reports uaBtad t
Oeraldine Archer. Rath Chova
ller. Virginia Stong, Jane BohUng,
Betty letter, Marian Morris.
Sadie Half. Ruth Hardy, Amanda
vieta ware aiming at the estab-
lishment of a buffer sone in
which Soviet troops and Bast
German police would be station-
mute T^asn vuui *_*eM uv win 1-----
Huddleston. Mable Shaffar. Tina ed.
Sanchez. Emma Walbaum. ffldi These reports said some a
Mesar Kenn-th Miller, W. R /'lafes in all would be evacuat-
Waltes, and Ployd Feo. 'ed.

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In a candlelight ceremony at the Pedro Miguel Union
Church, Miss Shirley Anne Beckhsm. daughter of Mr. and
Mrs. E. T. Harper of New Cristobal, lighted her troth t
John Joseph Herring, of Pedro Mt.trcl, son of Mr. and Mr;.
George P. Herring of Tampa, Florida.
Reverend Raymond A. Gregory performed the double
ring ceremony at eight o'clock, Saturday earning, February
II. In the presence of a large gathering trends.
The organist Mrs. R. L. Ma- Bon Voyage Morning Coffee
lone rendered a prelude of ap- for Mrs. Webber .music and Mrs A. E. HUI1 w> hostel
played the weddlnr inarches tor lor a morning coffee tfvert at
the processional and recessional, aer Fort Davis retidme^satur
Standing baskets of regal U- day to compliment her aunt, Mrs.
lies and white gladioli were usedI Marlon Webber, of B r e w e r.
wlthto the chancel with floor,Maine, who has been her house
candelabros, entwined with white Rueat. .
coral vine, holding lighted tap-; Mrs Webber left by plane for
era. White carnations and tap- saraaota, Florida, where she wlii
era were used on the aliar, and .spend the winter. w .
Uthe chancel rail was entwined coffee was served from a buf-
lth greenery and white coral. |fet table centered with a low
Mr Harper gave his daughter howl of red roses "*> v
In marriage. She wore a Rowii|Kreeu tapers in cryat! holder
of white Chantlllv lace and nylon The ladles who *""* JKln*
tulle over taffeta. The fitted lace the morning to bid farewell to
bodice had a shadow1 yoke of the honoree were: Mrs. Robert
tulle and a standing lace collar. Carroll. Mrs. B. K. Ogan. Mrs.
The dropped shoulder formed a Harry Green. Mrs. George Ken-
alight sleeve and she woraJW* nedy. Mrs. Leo Hoc*. Mrs. Wal-
matchlng lace mitts. The very'ter Bailey. Mrs.John ponahte.
full tulle skirt was ballerina Mrs. Henrv Hartwlg. Mrs Mllo
length She wore a fingertip Gardner. Mrs. George Poole. Jr.
Mrs. T. W. Fels decorated the
residence with orchids.
CAJL Meeting
The Senior President Of
the Chagres Chapter of the Chil-
dren of the American Revolution
had a meeting of the chapter at
her home m the De Lesseps Area
Saturday afternoon.
Donna Humphrey, president of
the Chapter, presided. Stories
from the organisation's maga-
ilne ou the lives of George
Washington and Abraham Lin-
coln were read, as their birth-
days come In February. Also
stories of the first Valentines
Day were read.
It as announced that Mrs.
Donald T, Baker will flye a
C.A.R. pin to the child no
makes the best acrapbook on
the Revolutionary War Period in
American History.
HOLLYWOOD- (NBA} -Holly-1 ol'theworld/
. Ralph Bellamy's ,JACORY ON IRIDQt
wood on TV' Ginger Rogers, it,private-eye show, "Man Against
now can be.told. Jumped into a; prime," has. .wltehed to Mm to.
British Landmark
Answer to Previout Pintle
nnw tin ha tola. lumped uii" ~......-, ...> "'inru tu inm iu
MUH TV contract with her I improve the quality Economy
oveilooen much wider than Hoi- note: Jack Webb uses no make-
lyToXsuSedT There will be'up whatever for his male charac-
nc? Singer caught between a ters In the Dragnet" films. The
burping beer can and the nasal girls ^ their own routine street
spiel of a used car salesman. [makeup.
st.HretheCH8ehtto "to JS objec-1 *"* Albert is eyeing the poe-
tlonable aSver&lng slDillty f turrttogr out I serleYof
tlTheb same^clause8'I hear. will sex ecfu^tion ffms for TV to fol-
he in the contracts of other top low along the lines of pictures he;
Him ataVs whfn they move Into.i now attributing to schools
the TV chais. n< clvlc t*W .
Hollywood l"r\lS0lniSrlI^im' Theater owner, are putting
tne format now being worked. Hollywood's major studios on the
ou!. One thlni U certn: Bhell <>t again^^ demanding that they
a^routarMl 80Di K'o"" Eo^n^naKb:
dance routine. % # ,torg mgy know wnwe th gUnd
Eddie Cantor on the fllm-vs.- Jn this whirlpool of uncertainty."
live TV question: I hc*ter _0WnMS re >rmed over
Written for NEA Service
Mrs~Ovideb Perez. Mrs. William
Eyeler and Mrs. Frank Schulti.
tulle veil which was held In
place by a heart-shaped coronet.
Her flowers were a shower bou-
quet of white roses with blue come As You Are?
forget-me-nots caught hi the Morning coffee
streamers. The bride's only or-| Mrs. Richard Pennington as
nament was an antique cold loc- hostess for a "Come As You Are
[ket of her mother's.
| heirloom.
a family
her Gatun
Morning Coffee at
home yesterday.
The ladles who attended.
Miss Jean Harris was the maid dressed as thev *ret;e when ln-
of honor. She wore an aqua nefyited. included: Mrs. Semon
dress over a foundation of xhrlot, Mrs. Joseph Irving. Mrs.
matching taffeta'. The fitted Ralph Graham. Mr. George
bodice was buttoned down the.poole, ST.. Mrs. Howard Harris,
iront with rhlnestone buttons Mrs. Fred Wllloughbv. Mrs. Ar
Amerlcan History. uyELnwl film the enter- the Increasing sale of pictures to
Refreshments were served by. When ts on fila. tne_e televlsi0I1 by Bsome ot fne Blfgw
the hostess at the close of the.talners will last ,"^atJ5; produclng-dutrlbutlng
ine nosiess v ""= *?. "* ",., i ;"*?," 7"' ,
meeting. The next meeting will, lasting longer 1
be held on April 19 at 10:00a. m. earth.*
at the home of Mrs. B. D. Hum-1
Cotillion Club Dance
The Washington cotillion Club
n this Proauc'n8-dlstrlbutlng compan-i

Did you see the last TV show
.iSSS? att"S' eorstarrta,DlnoBroTetU a*nd Je"
e TV rouSda-"8even ays to mt Levltch? Sure you did.
oon^StmS% W.,fe"tW;real name, o,Dean
? Q1M4
? Kt
? QJ109
North-South vul.
fleaOi Wss*
iN.T. Pass
JN.T. Pass
>* p"
1* Pasi
Pass Pass
Opening leod- Q
At the national bridge tourna-
ment In Detroit last December
S^Btal^aSton. ^Ig^g^ff ?0uPrr o? *& Richard Avonde. former fenc-', *** Brlde L"ue Or
day evening, with a large num" ~^,pP*;r"*th ve-ooen- tof champion of Canada, will be ch'8le.n u not orriv an able exe-
ber of member present MMJC*d^.,^^-TVl,{tg0^'the sUrof a TV film series, "Don '^""g u?J y a f"t-class
M^and M ^ ^ I now rU^fon^^
Mr' andI Mr E A. Fagerbrger:. per cent of the UB. population, completed at the Hal Roach ,u- hl|lhMt ranWng given to tourna-
Mr. and Mrs. P W Foster
Balboa with Mt. and Mrs Chas
Perrett. Jr., and Mr and Mrs
Frank Estes with Mr. and Mrs
A. P. Campbell.
pected to be sold In 1952.
thur Albright. Mrs. Leslie Croft,
Mrs. Leon Egolf, Mrs, Merrill
Webster. Mrs. Benjamin Brun-
daire Mrs. Marcum and Mrs.
and was finished with a Peter
Pan collar. The very full skirt
was ballerina length.
Mrs. Robert McBride and Miss .RV .._,
Polly Ann Fraaler were the can- .Tracey White.
die-lighters. "They ore match------ ~
Ing dresses of taffeta with white pi ITU Ull I CTT C.ut
accessories Mrs. McBride wore KillFl mlLLCI ( jays
blue taffeta and Miss Fraaler --------
wore aqua.
Today when we say "Heor
Mr. George KOuteaky was best shehas everything'; we are, ai
ment stars).
Time marches on: Tl* ne fg;f toXw? 1? toda?'.
Jo tafford turned down a TV ^ vendo"QOf the "Our Oan^ fflg1^ which*h. held 7he
|bld from General Mills for a _?m,*?; SovSakS? HalSoutn cards rhe correct ***!
five-day-a-wek show. It would hyve tnu wjta"VJ,,1 made by the new league presi-
heveorlgtaaUd.lnNewYork^ not ,o sUr ltag as U
1.4 Depicted
11 Bom
14 Brighton
II It was founded
17 Malo cat
II Not (preax)
1 Reaction
21 Negativo reply
22 Grant
2* Level
27 Church
21 Greek letter
29 Mixed type
SO Comparativo
II Half ansia
U Catorpillar
37 It Is on the
Rivor -----
M Stopped
91 Weight (ah.)
40 Country dance
48 Month (sb.)
47 High priest
49 Happen again
50 Equality
51 Fragrance
53 Goddess of
54 Triteness
55 Distress csll
2 Ogled
3 Oriental coin
4 Quote
5 Extent
7 Geological
9Two (pieftx)
10 Rodent
11 Makes amends
II Fruits
19 Came back
20 Storms
2! Pullmtn csrs
' \ it'-'
i -.

25 More futile
12 It------ 215
feet high
It Vent
M Salad fruit
M Worships
41 Heraldic band
42 Observed
41 Skin disorder
44 French dukes
49 Mineral rocks
41 Girls none
SODanos step .
52 Suffix
1 T r\

W 9

JL -^.^ X.
1 e
" '------"~"J.___ ; nve-aay^-weejr. snow, i* .Roachr wUl"show"one ofthe moD- made by the new league presi-
-Wr rsiw wife s vt^^ SE^S^^ Sc^Xdfoufo^
SSrlVaf BJ?* Brook d^B*. never b^n en on another In cowboy suit ^* guests televlaion.
knock anyooay oui oi ii >,
i but more than nine experienced
Complaint dept.: Hey, hats orldga. players out of ten would
Country Club and their ,
attended the successful dance t v.tM nmidimt. of the matter with stop watches on m1 ...
Richard Johansen. ^5^ ^A^gUiS^m^ *** the han&
Seen btzT;Chthrrougnt%hWe,11ky What he's tryleg to say i. dr.y. whlch^lt^ould jw oer toy to
r.:an' for Mr. Herrhtg." and the
inhere ere Mr. Wflllam Bates
and Mr. Lorre de Loy Mohler.
A reception as held in
church parlors following
wedding. The parents of
bride received with the members
of the wedding party. The" mo
likely as not, talking about a
child, rather than an adult.
Junior Is invited to Jimmy s
the birthday party. And if Jimmy is
the like most kids from an average erBgil) JUiicc nun, win
the income family today finding him Humphrey. Pat Leach. Madelon
a present is a real problem. Garrett, Mary Morland. Marga-
Birthday Suf per Dance
Mr. and Mrs. Herbert K. Pe-
terson, of New Cristobal, enter-
tained with a buffet supper and
evening of dancing at their
home Saturday evening, to hon-
or their daughter, Shirley, on
her ninth birthday anniversary.
The friends who enjoyed the
evening were: Misses Diane Pet-
erson, Janice Roscoe. Dorma
present is icm yiwj. uarreiu, Mrv aivmuu, iwmp-
Ask Junior If -he thinks Jimmy ret uigh. Judy Tloton, Sandra
ther of the bride wore an even-|WOUid like a gun and he'll tell Motta. Regina Oauthier. Sandra
ther of the bride wore an even-lWOUia nits a gun and hell tell Motta. Rextnn oauthier. Sandra
ing dress made of a floral crepe,you that he already has half a;Wftroer Andrea Armstrong,
having a white background. The dozen. 8uggest any game you Mirretta Lindsay. Jeanne Kata- .
strapless bodice had" a halter of can thmk f *n you're sure to nnM and Arlene Thayer and,t)
k(HBtnd nH mr\m wore tl.tar that .tlmmv has them all. UiniaHci T>(b n"
a hear that Jimmy has them u. Merceries Diaa of Panama City
ail- _.!>> **** 4-U. M>aaUaMJ I4K *>i*
rhinestcnes and he wore
matching bolero. She used black Mention a book and the an- wno gpent the weekend with the
accessories and a corsage of gar-,swer Is probably that Jimmy honoree.
denlas. doesn't read anything but com-
Ferns and palma were used to, [. The young genUemen Present lglnatlng m Hollywood by this
decorate the large room. The, Basketball equipment? He has were: J|mmvCustord Charles ,prmg ^m more wffl follow In
bride cut the first slice of the'it an. Same thing with football Hardy Donnle Smith. Andy
threa-Uorad wedding cake, which|(.ax. And aa for some gadget to Bleakley. Darrell Cralg. Kaiser
seen mizzing inrougn me o**. -- _.; -tr-._j-
thanks to the studior special ef- ** "
fects department.
There's a TV film series com-
in up based on the exploits of
winners of the Congressional
Medal of Honor.

. Howard Hughes may buy up
the rights to "Young Widow.'
Jane Russell's 1948 movie, to
keep It off TV. Jane and Howard
are both unhappy about its re-1
vlval...Pinky Lee and Vivian
BUlne, co-starred In that happy-
[O-lucky TV show, are speaking
m each other only when the'
script demands. It's a great big
fat feud. |

Ten CBS-TV shows will be or-

as topped with a miniature ifjx up his room, nothing doing,
and Ktoom under a floral mg mother has already boofht
ray wifri tiny edding. belts. !nTm all that he ants for his
Mrs. Homer Sneckenberger fin-jrrjom. .
lshed serving the cake and Miss. jg0 wftat happens? Yotl spend
Frasler had charge of the guest more than you should for a toy
book. you hope against hope will be
Basan. Dick Grassau. Henry Mit-
rachl, AlRoblnette,Luke Paluitt-
bo. Robert Anderson and Lee
and Larry Cotton of Balboa, who
spent the weekend with Charles
BtJJUlg. 4W#I inwii- vea awjsv.
the fall, when Hollywood hopes
to claim the title to "TV capital
something Jfmmv hasn't got or Nino-Year-Old
Mx. and Mrs Herring left for,won-t get several of at hU party,
a short honeymoon at Santa
Clara upon tnelr return this
weekend, they will reside at
House 200-D Pedro Miguel
Mrs. Herring attended the
aaeBirthday Party
Captain and Mrs. John Hip-
son. of Fort Oulick, gave a party
[-^ ALu XJV hive *-**. w *. ^,u^, e.b f^>j
That isn't an exaggerated sto-;t their residence for their son
rv Children todav rake in the John on his ninth birthday annt-
- loot so fast, through over-indul-
Baiboa arid Crist o b a 1 High ent parents, too generous
Schools. Mr. Herring Is a grad-.aunts, uncles and grandparents; ._....-
uate of Balboa High and is em-1 and yeai-lv birthday parties that i and the children then attended
The gifts were opened by John
ployed"at the"Mlraflores Locks, they are fast becoming the class
that "has everything."
Visitors Honored
with Luncheon
It's really rather sad to rea-
allzo how hard it Is to find a pre-
lin fcunvutuu M1H nun ">u "> V"5
Mrs. Oscar Wieoerg of Mlnnea- sent to please a young cnua
polls and Mrs. Leila Swenner- Aren't they the real under-prl-
felt, of Pasadena, were the lun-, vllegedthe children who 1
cheon guests of Mrs. Vestal|so much that grown-ups
Morris. Sunday, at her home in | know hat to buv them
The other guests ere
Wleberg's daughter. Mrs. 8am-
!uel Puller and Mrs. Swennerfelfs
daughter. Mrs. Hubert Hart and
i Mrs. Fritz Humphrey
, They are under-privileged
Mrs. the children ho have so much
that grown-ups don't know what
to buy them.
They are under-privileged be-
cause they have been robbed of
the matinee, returning to the re-
sidence for the birthday cake
and other refreshments.
The children ho were present
included: Papo Vale. Dale and
Iddle Meeks, Butch Noll, David
nave MaoCracken. Ray Gulot. Richard
don't Davey, Mike Forrest. Don Laiche,
Louis and Jose Torres. Gerardo
In the afternoon the group,the Jov of wanting some parti-
drove to the Pacific Side to at-;cula'r thing a long, long time, of
tend the Cardenas Garden Club|vearning for itand then, final-
Exhlblt. 'ly. getting It.

If you belong to the Armed Forces or if you have
a steady job come to our Store and you can
choose your own term to buy on oradit.
Sanchez, Eloy Gabaaa, Buckle
Mndez. Hal Hankel. Jr.. Pete
Katalinas, Lenidas and Ricardo
Sanchez, Jr. and John's sister.
Jan and brothers Jeff and Jim-
John's grandoarents Mr. and
Mrs. Robert Hlpson. of Morrls-
town. New Jersey, assisted the

IVffT ill.*
Now... A New Strvict
W offer you also
The Store Where You ill Find the Largest Assortmen
of Glass and Linoleum.
"Leaders la the Furniture Badness Mece 199."
M Central Avenue Telephone Z-24C5
Progressive Circle Meeting
The Progressive Circle of the
Cristobal Union Church will
meet Wednesday. Feb. 10 from
1:00 to 3:00 p m. at the home of
Mrs. Gordon Karteer in the De
Lesseps Area for their luncheon
Mrs. EC. Stevens ill lead
the devotions.
Cristobal Star flub Meeting
The Cristobal SUr Club HI
meet Thursday. Feb. 21 at 7:30
o.m. at the home of Mrs. Amle
Sabfen, Quarters 242-C Coco Bolo
Mrs. Jeannle Roder and Mrs.
Aliens Dills will be co-hostesses.
All Eastern Stars are cordially
Direct from Panama to
via Guatemala
fly 9I9H Be dotes la Be Bury Hi CuHilitlis ly; ...;.
Hf 11 Htfaf, 9MBfilM4 Jsersejr
New, fa the first Usoo, yon aen fly efroetle
from Panana to Gaataoaala and tkoa nee-
stop to Loo Angolas. And aloe, for tho first
tiaae PA A offers snaetoa Cowiolla tloe-ty oe
Olepors I this aseo, traveHag this stow
roete la tho fasten flying tints orsr offcrod,
with M chango of plan* aloag tho way.
Press Los Angeles there are eoavsnisat eoaaes
liag flighU to Sea Fraaeeoo sad othsr Wort
Coast oitiss. pies PA A servios to Hawaii to
AuomKs sad tas OrweU
This asw sorvies twios weekly, oaee sgsla deav
oastsatss PAA's piooMriag spirit: ths soaso
Issaosas that awdo PAA first te Hnk the Aaxri-
ess by air. Bret aereas the Pacifle aad first
around th* oadr* worW.
develop? Don't be ashamed to
admit that you'd lead the oueen
of diamonds for a finesse. Moit
experienced bridge players would
do the same thing, but they'd all
be wrong. ,
Cohan quite properly led a low
club to dummy's king and con-
tinued the suit to knock out
West's ace. Now West could es-
tablish his hearts by leading the
suit a third time, but he could
never regain the lead to cash his
good heart*. w^.^
Declarer won the heart return
with the ace and cashed the rest
of his clubs. Then he could safe-
ly try the diamond finesse. East
was able to hi 1th the king of
diamonds but could not return
a heart. East could therefore not
prevent declarer from winning a
spade, two hearts, three dia-
monds, and three club.
Now let's go back to the begm-
lng of the hand and see why It's
Irronr le*d diamond after
winning the king of hearts. East
wins the diamond finesse and
can return a heart, setting up
his partner's suit.
West still has the ace of clubs
and la bound to get the lead with
that oard in time us set the eon-
tract With his long heart suit.
The Important pomt Is that
South must attack West's entries
before the hearts are establish-
ed. Since the ace of clubs Is a
sure entry, that suit must be led,
immediately. South is not or-,
rled about the kins: of diamonds,
for If West holds that card he will
never be able to win a trick with
Cold Coast Orchid Society
The Gold Coast Orchid Society
ill hold Its bi-monthly meeting
at 7:00 p.m. Thursday at the
Block House la Gatun.
Mr. Cope, ho recently arrived
from Florida, 111 be the guest
Husbands Form tJsdea
husbands' union has been form-
ed here. Husbands' Union. Inc..
was granted a charter with the
announced purpose of oromotina
fellowship and good will among
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BrachoTo Open For Venezuela Against Panam 9
Top Hurler AI Papai To Be Gamboa Tarpon
Reserved For Puerto Rieo Tournament Set
For Friday A.M.
'< ose A. Casanova, manager of the Cervecera
0j/Caracas team, today disclosed that Jose de la T.
r "Carrao" Bracho will pitch for Venezuela against
.."Panama's Carta Vieja Yankees tomorrow.
The Gamboa Country Club's
, Tarpon Tournament will be /held
on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.
February 22nd. 23rd and 24th.
Host Nation Turns Tables On
Guests At Winter Olympics
eame asalnst brated his birthday last night--
with a champagne party at the fee is aiuo.
Happy land night club. Rodeo waters will Include all
Hlgel Patrick-is expected to of the Gatun Lake and Its trl-.
open for Panama tomorrow. butaries. Boundaries will be
The Venezuela-Panam game Trans-Isthmian Highway on the
will be the second on the opening east. Gatun Locks and Dam on
Ciill setting the pace. Ancon night program. Cuba tackles the North. A lme across the Ca-
an over Baluoa 17-U lasi Satur- uerto Rico in the first game of nal at the Gamboa Penitentiary
? Shorty League
While this story was being
written, the Cuban champion
Havana team was winging its
way towards the Isthmus and
was expected to arrive here at
2:30 p.m. The Cubans have res-
ervations at the International
lie co.-
ardon, 2b..
Deigauo, o
Maiouey, li
Won", cf..
Hurst, cf ..
.* i 3o.
Chism. c ..
, '-......>
Kline, lu ..
Harlty, lb .
Hazera, if ..
Lenord, if.
Gasira, ss
1 2
on the South and on the West
j the headwaters of an ytrlbutary.
There are no restrictions as to
i type bait or poles and reels. Piiz-
les will be awarded on a point
I system weight of fish divided
bv the number of thread line
used. The official weighing sta-
tion will be at the Gamboa Golf
Club and 9:00 p.m. dally is the
dead line for weighing In.
The first of the visiting teams The official tournament time
to reach the Isthmus was the will be 5:00 a.m. Friday, Feh. 22
II Cervecera Caracas nine which aild ending 9:00 p.m. Sunday.
1 got in yesterday afternoon. The February 24. 1952.
0 Venezuelans had reservations for
0 the Central Hotel but when the
ii team reached there twelve of the
1 players, who did not like the ho-
1 cej. took one look and left for Ho-
2 el El Panam.
0 The otheu. members of the Ca-
tia.v at uie oaiooa train station the Fourth Caribbean Series,
field. A huge number of walk
off the Baiboa pitchers account-
ed for many ol the runs, but the
Ancon oov s also collected six hits
.oi whicn iwo were home runs by
Gasira in the second, anci Chism
in tne third.
Prill gOb me only hit for Bal-
boa, which is an inaication of the
fine job Alcires did for Ancon on
uie liiound.
Fastlich League
OSLO, Norway. Feb. 19 (UP)
Pan Liquido, Firemen Tied
In Pacific Softball League
The Pacific Softball League is CAA
now. In a deadlock with Fire- Malene, 3b.
.men's Insurance and Pan Llqui-;Silva, ss ....
The host nation turned the ta-l do t|ed wlth m wlns against three McQueary, 2b.:
?,lfton \s gu.estA t0day V*?' losses each: Polomski, ft ..
Winter Olympic Games at Oslo, The 8econd piace Elks have Nicholson, cf.
N2wa& .' i* three more games to play lnclud- Baker, rf........
The Norwegians won_three> gold" mg two tled games. fan Uquldo; Olson, lb........ S
,eda s to take the lead In the ha three tled gameS t0 p]ly otl' jones.'E., e....... 3

unofficial team scoring. The piemen's insurance "has one reg-Jo7aV~ '.. 3 0
United States fatted to score a j,P _mme plus two kUd games' For Pan Liquido, home
Norwegian skiers provided the
biggest surprise by winning both!
the 18-kilometer, cross-country piemen's Insahce 10
race and the Nordic combined Pan Uqni0, .. .. i0
event. The Norsemen capped the "1 ", 8
day's festivities by taking top PhlnDllU Rattan!
honors in the 1500-meter speed caa "*" "
skating races under the lights at! ......," "_
Bislet Stadium in Oslo. | At the Ancon field Monday aft-1 and 3on in the second inning.
The speed skating victory was ernoon the pan Liquido nine had The Totals:
not as much a surprise as those to m^ue down to business In Pan Liquido9 runs. S hits. I
in the cross-country skirace and! order to take CAA 0y a score rf wajk3 an the Nordic combined. The Finns; 9 t0 8. 10 hits, 1 walk and 2 errors.
and Swedes had been expected to, CAA though they have not---------------------------------------
won a game so far, seriously Call Answered 5t Tears
the second day in a t0 finish, so anything can hap* leader George Skinner walloped
I pen. I his seventh and eighth four-
TEA'M STANDINGS baggers of the seasonhis second
TEAM Wen Lost Pet. for the da y was In the third in-
769 nine with two mates on. Harry
.709 Foster tallied his second homer
.892 of the season to start off the first
.333 inning.
.000 For CAA there were two extra
j base hitsa double by Nicholson
fight it out for those honors.
Darkingion, 3b...... 1
AIN'T WHAT HE USED TO BEBickers Tip. 1933 Kentucky
orby winner, waits to be lei in the University of California Col-
;. of Agriculture's Experiment Station at Davis, where he is used
Hie teaching of horse production, care, feeding and management.
ie 22-year-old Blue Grass thoroughbred is a gift from Sacra-
mento's Ralph Taylor. (NEA)
TEAM Won Lost Pet.
0 racs"team?VrLatins,%'remained ?"'*!?........5 I *2
.1 at the Central. Ali of the United ""J";"*........! J '?"
0 States players with the Caracas "eiots........ ;">
u team are now staying at El Pan- i1*"'........5 *X
i ania rumas.........Z s .ZBi
0 When the 12 members of the Hnrs for the fit half of the
---------Venezuelan representatives went Fastl>cll Le,a8e ? # li ft n A.I ft*
Totals 19 1V 8 to register al El Panam the clinched yesterday'by theiCone- IT I|n*plr RalhAa Ailnnfir
H hotel was already over-crowded ls fte.n ^ s^toned the Pu JA. UpiCIJ D4IUVd Ml lUIII IL
0 but the management placed ex- ^VoVejos failed to score in
A husky lumberjack named threatened Manager. George CAMBRIDGE, Mass, Halgeir Brenden provided trie, 8tanlei-s Pan Liquido team on For 50 years Harry W. Joel. 88.
first surprise. The 23-year-old geveraf occasions with their has never missed a meeting of
Norseman set_a new Olympic rec- Umeiy hitting and above average, the Cambridge Central Labor
ord by covering the twisting li
and one-fifth mile cross-country
ski course In one hour, one min-
ute and 34 seconds.
The Nordic combined is made
up of a ski-jumping event and
the 18-kilometer cross-country.
Simon Slattvik of Norwaythe
high man in the jumping hal:ran L|^Me^- AB'R H
yesterday-won the combined al-1 Fogt 3b. #..... 2 $ !
though he was only15th in the HUsted M........ -, 0
cross-country part of tne event, it.niev 2h 4 1 S
Speed skater Hjalmar Ahder- K^' m \ 4 } J
seh completed a triple.for Not-I^1^^^; ;; ; 4 2 2
2 0
* 1-. c-'ardia, lb-p
Hunter, 3b.......... 2 0
.i^..iv.., os........ 2 0, c............ 2 0
Mei-onall, 2b........ 0 0
White. If.......... 1 0
Ha.cher, cf........ 0 0 0 0
Rigby, rf.......... 0 0
Gorham. rf........ 0 0
Pearson, p-lb........ 1 <
10 0 1
;- 'Jotals
*- ,Tiie Pedro Miguel 8horty Loop series tickets have'been keeping
0 tra beds in the Washington Sal- .,
0 on where the players slept last the opening canto but piled in
1 niffht seven runs in the second when
Goodin followed Hammond's sin-
gle with a double to deep centeT.
Reyes brought the Conejo catch-
er around with a circuit clout to
right field.
Conejo errors allowed the Pu-
mas a run each in the third and
fourth but their final score of
Meanwhile, n steady flow of day m the sixth frame was
fans making late applications fot: Wi"*^'.% rd
In Baseball Opener Pony League

The players will remain at El
Panam under this temporary
arrangement until guests check
out. The baseball players will
be given preference over other
applicants for rooms.
The Atlantic Pony League end-
timely hitting and above average, the Cambridge
playing on the field. Union.
Bill Muller, credited with the *
win, was on the*mound for Pan!
Liquido. Ted Jordan, still after,
his first win, was charged wit"
VKt loss.
The box score:
way by streaking cm-the MM- Miller, p I V.'.'. ^ I 1 1
meter skating course in two min-,f jji'f ..til
utes. 20 and two-fifth seconds, ^n. rf ., U 0
4nj**.^ whn arm hfMXI- .: A a
The Canal Zone Junior College
upset the favored Balboa team in
the first game of the interschol- J1iLe
asticserles,8to5. ed ln a three-way tie tor t
Andersen, who won the 50CO
meter face in record time yes-
terday, posted his time early ln
the races today. Snow started to
fall shortly after he finished and
skaters who followed had little
chance of bettering Andersen's
The United States saved some-
Jones, L., cf ...... 2 0
Hennessey, lb. .. ... 0
Jacks, lb........ 1 0
Two doubleheaders will close
,iue rtuiu miguci omw. ... i..,..|, scut..'. ubcu i,.. .,. ., bci jrs won.aclean:cut.victory over employes of Jhe Caribbean con-; ^Jn^Washlngtonl6 Wrthda?
:,. Dir.blo's best, collecting 14 runs federation Ticket Office busy.
in two innings. Yesterday all the $5 series tickets, twmbill will start.the Macaws FHx Larr,naga became unsleady ^ewhard
... ,A slutfcs'b from the start was that were put on sale were sold: ttal.nft tlier.5ai?,mfl ,*", {u'l and Issued lour walks. These H*10 '
evident?as neither pitcher broke out but today a new batch of du-| Ocelots and Conejos will play tne[ were the last runs for Balboa un- Hart.....
column for cats was Issued and Rolng fast. Ilate, Kame Satuiday tnp F-umasi tu tne aixth and seventh innings|_ ,
Also ln connection with the a1 Macaws start off with Palo- when tn scored one each. The'"**
and as a result the Green Wave Pj^I0" WJ".SS thilirst haU count in the unofficial point
pushed across four big runs and ^.""0 delermme tb^ ilr,t nal1 scoring:
took a lead that they kept for wuiner- The Americans were complete-
the remainder of the game. .--------mm _. ... iv outclassed in the crosi-coun-
In the second inning Balboa.>mr?,nr H ? ^? u aPf./. try Ski race. Ted Farwell of Mon-
came back with three runs as *!*- '
14 5
20 7

into the strikeout
sciral inrings.
Bill Mosiev"was the star with series was a meeting called for 5 ma* an_d Ocelots following,
the willow for the losers when p.m. by Caribbean Confederation: Tnf box s<
his homer pushed in two runs president Ral Arango. The roneJs
ahead of him. Lino Coco collect- meeting will be held at the Ca- Cotton, If
d 2 for 3 runs with the Pedro ribbean Confederation Office at Scott, 3D
Miguel club.
The box score:
.. Labiosa............ 1 1
Mosley............ 3 1
Sehwalm.......... 4 1
-. Alvarez............ 3 1
-fcutz............ 3 1
4J -Donald............ 0 0
-..jsIDrey............ 2 0
Thompson.......... 2 1
Gr.esner.......... 0 0
__.4Leary.............2 2
Totals............18 10
0 3
DOmiirowsky........ 3
Coto............ 3
Ryan............ 1
Zirkman.......... 1
Courtney......... 1
Rogers........ .. .. 0
Hill.............. 2
Abell .. ...........'..... 3.
Tffaw............ 0
the Olympic Stadium for repre-! Hammond, ss
sentatives of the four teams and Goodin, c
II series officials. Reyea, cf.
0 Reece, lb .
1 During the meeting, a set of Sprrell, rf
1 ground rules will be worked out McKeown, 2b
2 and times set for pre-game prac- Hmkle, p .
1 tice. The meeting will also en- rr ~
able the officials to get acquaint- Totals.....28 10
0 ed --------
0 The second visiting team to get ?u,m**^l.,__ AB P
Junios. Cpllege scored on^ more G'0^nel,
the S8& nd\toBB^ta"th S^ez
third to finish their run-making.
Apart from the erratic Pltch-j-
ing, this was a well played game S^^1"*-
for the first of the series. George. wewnara o
McArtirur made two nice catches P*60";
ln left field for the College.
The box score:
E. Rodriguez 19
Custer. 19
7 18 5 6
0 here was the San Juan Senators Salas Pedro, ss 4
1 from Puerto Rico. They arrived Cazorla, cf. .4
at Tocumen this morning. The Hill, 2b
1 1
6 Puerto Ricans are all staying at Smith, p
the Roosevelt Hotel. Huff, lb
B One of the Puerto Rican stars. Rigby, 3b. .
2 who did not make the trip is Ru- Selcis. G., rf
1 bn Gmez, their pitching ace, DesLondcs. rf
1 who suffered an injury last week. Fears, c
Visitors Most Important
Se'by, 11
May, If ... .
Napoleon. rf-2b
Flynn, c .
Carlln. lb .
Rowley, cf. .
Ostrea, 3b. .
Halman,2b .
Kourany, O., rf
Arias, ss .
Salas, ss. .
A Rayburne, p .
n'Swalm, p .
0 Kourany. E. .
q ivlorton, p
5 3
-----Totals............18 14
Totals .28 3 5 18
EFFINGHAM, 111. (UPi Rav, Score By Innings
0 Lilly believes the mud road run- Conejos 0-7 0 0 0 310
1 ntoa, past his home near Beech-! Pumas 0 0 1 1 1-J
0 er Citv discourages friends from! Runs Battedn V?-11? Sil, '
0 driving ln for a Visit. So. he's! Goodin 4, Reyes 2. Cazorla. Eain-
- buildlnc a nev.- home on a nearby, ed Runs-Conejos 5, Pumas 1.
8 road maintained by the state. Left on Bws-Conejos 4 Pumas
8. Two Base HitGoodin. Home
Lomedico. p.
1 1
5 v?; tague Citv, Mass.. was high man
? Or for the United States, in 42nd
I 300 place. Wendell Broomhall of
" Rumford, Maine, was 64th and
H BR Pet. Tom Jacobs of Watertown, Mass.
ii s Vf was 63rd.
14 560 Slattvik won the Nordic corn-
il 5 538 bined with a score of 451621
x* 8 sss point. Farwell was the highest
H HR Pet. American. He finished 10th with
. 27
. 29
Totals'.....22 5 3 18 8 5
inn 401.450 points.
4M Johnny Werket of Minneapo-
421 H* was the only American to
310 complete his skating race against
time before the snow started to
fall. Werket was clocked in two
H HR Pet. minutes. 24.3 seconds. Ken Hen-
il 5 .407 ry of Chicagothe winner in the
10 2 .344 500-meter racewas timed in
2:25 Don McDermOtt of Engle-
Team Batting Fer First Half wood Cliffs, N. J., who was sec-
TEAM AB R H HR Pet. ond in the 600-meter took two
14 .324 minutes. 28 and four-fifth sec-
7 .29 onds to do the 1500 meters.
13 .287----------------------------_
5 278 and a commanding position in
'--------T ,.-,. the straight season standings. 80
Pitching Averages For First HaU f 4 meetings between the two
PITCHER- Won Lost SO< tmf Bre^en have the edge
Crawford....... 2 0 10 2-i in their three games againit:
B. Wetzel ....... 0 2 the msurancemen, with.Gibson'
|J on the mound both times they,
"! WLov has pitched five games,
" completed three, gave up 20 hits
M.R.A. 216 74 70
Shamrock 177 69 53
Bulck ... 198 75 57
C.P.O. ... 190 62 53
I lib* a brisk bridle-path worbMrt.
tag ridinc fans, t make you ftel fitter.
bk batter. And-nnthing like the famous
Wtalis "60-Second Workout" to make
mUp feel fitter, hair look batter. 69
ids' brisk marsage witk tfrmulahng
Vitalia and you feel the difference tn
four scalpprevent dijnati. rout flaky
dandruff. Then 10 Mcends to comb and
CCT Use difference in your hair-far
dsoiaer. healtbier-lookihg, atatly
griian* Bat Vitalia today I

J.C^- AB R
Tremblay, 2b 2 2
Roy, c.....3 2
Nicklsher. cf. 2 2
Phillips, ss. 4 1
Run-ReyVs. stolen Base-Salaa,! i-,"2j"?8|i1p ,4 0
Pedro. Passed BallsGoodin l, A leguas. 3b 3 0
I Fears 1. Struckout bySmith 11,
Hinkle 1. Base on Balls off
1 Smith 6, Hinkle 2. Umpires-
Hammond and Robinson. Time of
! Game1:50.
Hamilton....... 2
R. Smith....... 2
Custer......... 1
G. Wetzel...... 1
1 Welch, lb .
0 McKeown. rf.
0 McArthUr, If 3
0 Totals.....25
for 27 runs ln 26-2/3 innings,
walked 35 and stryck-out 29.
while Gibson with three wins
0 0 8 0 0 and no loss completed all his as-
10 0 10 signments, was nicked for 18 hit
0 0 2 0 0 for frve runs in 21 innings, walk-
_____________; ed nine and struck-out 22 bat-
8 5 21 10 1 ters.__________
Brewers, Gibraltar
To Clash At Balboa
Oustanding Prospects Counted On To
Bolster National League Clubs In 1952
NEA Staff Corerspondeat
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(have to look any farther than
surburban Pittsburgh for Ronald, 7110
Kline, who wlilffed 22 batters in;
287 innings dividing his time be-
litween Bartlesville, Okla., and
i New Orleans in '51.
The ponderous six-foot-three,
! 205-pound right-hander tops a
Icrop of 27 rookies wholl parade
before the Mahatma's eyes this
Leon Brinkopf expects to find
a spot on the Cub varsity some-
1 where. He's a third baseman by
* trade, but most likely will shift,M*.*a#aw*ig*J1*"^""?"
B to the outfield and let Ransom gJ3.^.%S5Si2rSS
> Jackson and Bill Serena battle it
oat at the hot comer.
lite A
(Straight Season Standings) Baseball's Spring show is not far
TEAM Won Lost Pet. off ^^ those ln charge of the
Gibraltar Life.. ..7 3 '',National League silver lining de-
Balboa Brewers. ..7 J 'ipartmbnt direct you rattention to
Balboa Hi School.. 8 7 .30the dewy-eyed rookies labeled
Panam Merchants 3 7 .3fO ieadplpe cinches to attain varsity
(Second Half SUndings) stature.
TEAM Won Lost Pet. yy^ 8l Lotus Cardinals claim
Balboa Brewers. .1 J.ow to be bringing up one of the
Balboa Hi School greatest pitching prospects tal
Panam Merchants 1 history. Johnny Keane says 21-
Gtbrartar Ufe.. .. 1 'year-old Wilmer (Vinegar Bend)
-- Mizell Is the last word. ,
TONIGHT'S GAME | -He's faster than Dizzy Dean'____a h _. Rogers Hornsby i*Jtak- ""ki iti"^^). twA joa
(At Balboa Stadium 7 clock) and ntn HaUahan in t h e i r reformed pitcher who won 17. at 0pf as one of the most remark- an,.!.* cin your kia tt
Balboa Brewers (Gibson (3-8) r%. prSne," Keane beams -With a Class D Muncie in 18*8. is count- aie of the rising rookies, mm a
Gibraltar Life (Love (4-0). ;utSe more training hell be the ^^ Cf,,^tei2SSuS ,0t 0f the ***,****** 1J?fl,]?!r
-------- greatest lefthander the time wide I*n Uoyd ^"'nwn's in the Coast Leaguo last year.
The Pacific Twilight Baseball!^eah^ had" B [recall to the Marines. The six-foot. 18*-pond young-
League resumes hostUlUes to- xj^t from lhe man wh0 man.. Trom eariy reporu. it seems ster hit 25 homers, drove in 911 yi> it u_a?t fwaarjwt^tgi
nlglit at the Balboa Stadium with ag(,d lhe ix foot three. 205- logical to assume that six-foot- runs for the Angels^ Chicago >
the first half tltleholders. Gib- pound southpaw at Houston last eight Gene Copley, the pitching turned down a $100.000 offer for
raltar Life Insurance matching tr\p. phenom. would be the laddybuck him. [ .. .*__.
power against the dangerous Bal- The talent-saturated New York moat apt to succeed ln the Hub The PhlMles won't be the least
boa Brewers. Game time Is set 0iants Ufure heavily on voung ln 1932. But the baby-faced surprised If Mel Clark is planted
for seven o'clock. Dt.vey Williams patching the righthander, who won 20 for in left field eome opening day.
The loop's top pitchers win op- y8Wning hole caused bv Eddie Hartford last year, isnt even He's up from Schenectady. join-
pose each other as the Insur- atanky's removal to Sportsman's listed on the Boston roster, bed the Ph^edphlJiat4onals in
ancemen's ace hurler. Jack "WUdp,rW learmarked for Milwaukee I Pittsburgh last September M
Man'' Love, with a record of four The Reds have a number of The apple of Manager Tommy got five hits in 19 tripa-Ida first
wins against no defeats, will bat- y\s coming up this Spring, but Holmes' eye i S*-ye*r-old Erme weekend.
t'e he Brewers' top hurler, Noel the one lhat sets tongues to wag- Johnson, who made toe Ajnori- Brooklyn appears ready to
Gibson, who has a three win and ^nt b six-foot-one, 190-pound can Association's A^-*^"**- alon *"" th m* *"*
no loss record. Wally Post, who was hitting 308 tlon with a 15-4 mar* at Mil- is no talk of new-faoaa cmahlng
In what will probably be the at Buifalo last season when Cln- waukee and was the circuit s low the lineup. 30- ^vww%ra
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Boxing Manager To Propose The Addition Of A New Division
ELKS 1414 AB
Tilley, rf...... 3
T. Corriian, 8b.. 3
Lovelady, lb .... 3
Lewis, cf...... 3
Ryter, ss...... 3
DesLondes, 2b. .. 3
Trimble, c...... 2
Thompson, If. .. 2
Klrkland, p .. .. 2
Score By Innings
Will Seek
For Fighters
United Presa sports Writer
pacific little league
TEAM Won Lost
pSSeeV. '.'.'.'.'.'.'.'.'.'. 6 3
IncolnLlf........ 6 4
rOE 14.......... 4 5
11414.......... 4 5
remen.......... t
Elks 11, AFGE t.
Sears vs. Police.
There will be a battle royal at
Pacific Little League Park this
afternoon when gears and the
Police play for the first half
championship. Both teams are
tied with six wins and three de- i?;"^-1^^ "^,5r^w,g5r
feata ntprp onrt both are nlav-'Stad <0-l). Struckout byKirk-: < =c --
Sthefftal^ina^Mtftwneot land 1, Wlkingstad 2, Morris 2,'vide a protection for youngsters
UVhaHDUvf B"e on Balls off-Kirkland 1, Just growtag out o the light-
Thte will be the second meet- Wlkingstad 8, Morris 2. Two Base heavyweight class. At present, a
inof the teams with BeaVs edg- Hits-Motion, Lovelady. Hits and -youngster who has grown too big
&f outatw^tooie win "mtne Runs off-Wikingstad 3 and 7 in for tne 180 to175 group maj-fina
rai^ltmont^oltntothiS!3 innings; Morrfs 5 and 4 in 1-himself matched against a heav-
2 NEW YORK, Feb. 19Because
X of the Increasing sice of the
1 American athlete, boxing may
4 soon have a new division.
2 Charley Johnston, president of
5 the New York Boxing Managers
* Guild, announced Monday he will
_ propose to the Ntw York com-
* ift n mission the addition of a "Junior
Heavyweight class" for men from
175 pounds to 100.
Elks 1414
010 002 3
062 lSx11
Winning PitcherKlrkland
(2-1). Losing PitcherWlklng-
"Thls will help make up for
the two divisions we have prac-
tically lot at the other end of
the scalethe flyweight and
bantamweight," he said.
"At the same time it will pro-
DesLona'es', R&w," yVelgM^Tng "fi .
{W'f ff&'SSund for. the Wv Left on Base.-A&ql! W*^t. jry br4-
Coppers with either Jlmmle Wat-
son or Tommy McKeown, pitch-
ing stalwarts for the Catalog
BoVs, toeing the rubber. GAME
The Elks nine defeated the
Federal Boys yesterday, 11 to 3.
Lem Klrkland went all the way
for trie Lodge Brothers allowing
th'rojLhlts. Wlkingstad, making
HIS first start, was the losing
The Federal Boys drew first
Wood in the second Inning when
Will singled and Motion follow-
ed with a ground rule double
placlhg runners on second and
third with none out. A short fly
and foul to Jimmy Lovelady held
the runner. Reec bounced to
Ryter who errored allowing Wills
to score, mil
In the last of the second Wlk-
ingstad had difficulty finding
the plate and gave up ate walks
whleji'oonted with two hits were
good for ftr'e runs, more than
enough to win the game. The
Elksscored two in the third, one
rofif* In the fourth and added
fee In the1 fifth.
'-The Federal Boys 'rhatie a dy-
ing aUpmpt to overcome!the long
lead ft their%*l but could come up with otoly two
Leading hitters of the day for
the losers were Wills with two
singles in three trips and Motion
with a double^ single in three,
tries. JT()t the Elks, Klrkland aid-
ed hH own cause with two for
two. Ryter also got two hits In
three attempts.
Fielding gems of the day were:
The doubleplay In the fourth by
the Elks, DesLondes to Ryter to
Lovelady. Motion's nice toss to
Salas retiring Trimble trying to
stretch his single. Ryter's play In
the field handling nine of his
ten chances in fine style.
The boxscort:
2, Elks 1 Umpires Luaer, Priest.
ScorerRetlly. Time of Oame-
Curundu.......< 3 1.000
Carlb Command .. 5 3 .625
Kobbe.........4 8 .568
West Bank......I S .375
Clayton........I I .375
Albrook........1 .142
Curundu 14, Albrook
Cftrib Comm'd 13, West Bank 6
Kobbe 20, Clayton 11.
In a loosely played game at the
Fort Clayton stadium yesterday
afternoon, the Fort Kobbe Little
Leaguers defeated the Clayton
nine 30 to 13. Wilfred Martinez,
was the winning pitcher, and he
also added points to his batting
average with three hits In four
trips to the plate. Frankle Robin-
son, hurlingforthe Clayton boys,
was relleveirift the sixth Inning
by Hermit! Wilkinson.
Salas, 2b...... 2 1
Morris, Sb-p.. ..
castleman, ss. .. 3 0
Wills, c....... 3 1
Motion, cf..... 3 0
8nodgrass, rf-3b. 3 0
Edmondson, if .. 2 0
Reec, lb...... 2 0
Stelner, rf..... i
Wlkingstad, p. ..
0 1
0 1
I i
r 2

The Curundu Councllmen de-
feated the Albrook Flyboys 14 to
0 In the gams at the Little
League field in Albrook. Winning
pitcher was Butch Frangloni,
."ihtteRonaiti Thrash, John Des-
Qge and Don 8chlbsser toed the
rtound for'Albrook.
The Caribbean Commandos
won their thirB game In a row
by defeating the West Bank boys
13 to 6 at the West Bank stadium
in Cocoll. Rolando Salva started
on the mound for the West Bank
lads, and was relieved in the
fourth by George Barbler who
pitched heads-up-ball for the rest
of the game. Ross Kramer hurl-
ed for the Commandos. Gig guns
at bat for the Commandos were
Tom Pitman with three for three
nd Ross Kramer with two for
23 3 4 15
Thursday's schedule Is as fol-
lows (home team first): Carib-
bean Command Vs. Albrook,
Clayton vs. W*it Bank and Kob-
be vs. Curundu.
All game Start at 4:30 p.m.
Pitching Grandpappy Wins 25
Games I n Minors, Given Release
NBA Special Correspondent
MODESTO, Cal., Feb. IB (NEA)
Does anybody have a pitched
with a record they want to
give away?
"he Modesto Reds have.
Ancient Tony
Freltaa racked
I up the second
I highest n u m-
Iber of games
[won in the nls-
I tory of the Class
IC California
I League last year.i
What's more,'
he had a 23-8
record the pre-
vkms season, ln-i
eluding three
wins in the
But the Reds
handed the' almoat-44-year-old
lefthander his unconditional re.
lease >the other day, presumably
because the Silver Fox was too
expensive a luxury to keep on the
Freitas, believe* to be the only
grandfather In baseball who Is
an active player, came to Modes-
to from the Sacramento Solons
of the Pacific Coast League ear-
ly In the 1950 campaign.
After a brilliant first year here. I
he was named manager. But Mo-
desto finished fifth last year, de-
spite Freitas' fine hurling record I
and the stick work of first base-
man Dick Wilson, who broke thei
league's total bases, doubles and
home run records and hit .371.
The Pittsburgh Piratea, with
whom the Reds have a working
agreement, appointed Buck Blu-
ett, a hard hitting first sacker,
the 1993 field manager.
With the baseball custom that
deposed managers are not usual-!
ly kept on as players, Freitas was
doomed to travel.
Where he will go from here la
not known yet. But he says he
fully Intends to continue the pro-
fessional diamond career which
began In 1928 with Phoenix, Ariz.
Between Phoenix and Modesto
Freitas spent several years with
the Philadelphia Athletics and
the Cincinnati Reds, plus 15 sum-
mers with Sacramento.
A no-hitter and six consecu-
tive 20-game seasons, all with
Sacramento, have been the high-
lights of his career.
Excluding three years he spent
in the Army Air Force, Tony has
worked at the game 31 years and
has won 322 contests while losing;
SOCKER GAME-What usually taris out to be a good old-fashioned soccer game generally davelovs
into a good old-fashioned socking match down Mexico way. At left. Goalie Cordoba of Mexican Atlas
and Argentina Independente s Grillo lug it out during a night game st Mexico City In a dav tame
against Orot the Independente s Arrigo goes after a fan. The night clash ended in a 3-3 tie, the day
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Johnston, manager of feather-
weight champion bandy Saddler
and light-heavyweight contender
Archie Moore, said professional
competition among flyweights
(limit 112 pounds) and bantam-
weights (H8) is nractkally
"dead" In the United States now
because there are so few active
little men left In this country
"Because of the high standard
of living here, it's almost Impos-
sible for a youngster to remain a
runt If he's active In boxing as
an amateur and professional
from the time he's 14 or 15 until
he's 20," the guild prexy ea-
"I mean he's lust got to
grow because of the exercise,
coupled with the wholesome
food, improved sanitation and
better all-round living condi-
tions enjoyed by all. And our
labor laws prevent the kids
from being dwarfed by being
sent to work in factories or
mines before they're 18.
"Yes, there are other countries
that still have thriving profes-
sional competition in the fly-
weight and Bantam divisions, but
those countries lack our high
standard of living."
Johnston said We growth of
the American boxer was reflect-
ed not only in the fade-out of the
flyweights and bantams, but in
the increasing scarcity of talent
in the featherweight (I2fl) and
lightweight (135) classes.
He recalled that a quarter-cen-
tury ago, the number of feathers
ana lightweights exceeded those
in other divisions, but that today
the welterweight (147) and mid-
dleweight (100) had the most
"And I understand the size of
maturing competitors In all oth-
er branches of our athletics has
increased a lot since 25 years
ago," he said.
Concerning the new weight-
division in boxing, Johnston
pointed oat that the purpose
of the existing eight weight
classes was to prevent smaller
men from being Injured by
blows from larger men.
"In New York state, for exam-
ple, no one in the featherweight
division can be matched with a
fellow who out-welghs him more
than eight pounds," he said. "Nor
can a light-heavyweight meet a
man out-weighing him more
than 14 pounds. But, once a
Soungster grows out of the llght-
eavy division, he has no such
protection. We need protection
for him, and we need a new divi-
sion for competition."
Nena Wins First
Prize In Balboa
Sailboat Race
The Balboa Yacht Club, Inner
harbor Buoy Y sail boat race,
held Sunday afternoon was an-
other successful event In the sail
boat racing season.
The wind was moderate in the
sail down the channel on the
f' '* leg but the boats made fine
sailing on the return around
Y, when the wind picked
hough the Tondelayo and
ti e Kelpie led at the finish of the
race, the adjusted time put Ed
Rlgby's Nena in the winning po-
sition with adjusted time for the
course of 1:37:37. The other posi-
tions follow in the order listed:
Novia, 1:43:08; Tondelayo. 1:43:-
09: Kelpie. 1:45:27; Susanna,
2:04:26 and Little Bear 2:24:42.
Champ's StockDrivingls For Laughs;
Pumps Gas After Taking National Title
When a Bouse aabeosamittee la Washington sata up wttB
the letter whieh It found to be "offensive hi He veneX sug-
gestion" (another way f saying ihske dews) eld toa. Pasrford
of the West Point Atoned Foundation grabbed Ms dignity and
erted "foal."
The letter, he explained, had been sent out without his "ap-
proval or consent," though it bore his signature.
The general, R. w. Danfofd, retired, draws $,oo0 g year as
secretary-treasurer of the foundation whldh publishes i Ong
called Register of Graduates, a non-official enterprise.
The letter which drew congressional scorn was A* undis-
guised shlll for advertising.
After calling attention to the vast Amount df military 6dd
being purchased by the government, it added:
"Under the circumstances It would be advantageous to you
to keep your name and business before the group... This eon
be done In no better way than an advertisement in our register
whieh is a constant reference book for thousands of offteerg
United Press Sports Writer
One hour after he won the Na-
tional 8tock Car championship
by winging home on a prayer,
burly Marshall Teague was back
pumping gas at his service sta-
tion and looking completely un-
like a man who just had spent
two hours In a roaring bedlam.
Not long before, the former
B-29 flight engineer had been
hurling his Hudson Hornet
around the four-mile beach-road
course at an average of 84.85
miles an hour. That means he
had threaded his way through 62
other cars, two-feet-deep sand
ruts and tortuous curves at top
speed of 110 miles an hour for
tne hour and 36 minutes it took
him to cover the 160 miles.
It was his second straight
triumph In this annual event
over Daytona's famed speed-
way, but Teague was busy wip-
ing wind-shields, checking oil
and inflating tires for the
trade. As the slew-talking,
fast-driving Plorldlan explain-
"This is my business."
The other, those perilous, pul-
sating hours on the course, had
been for fun. Because the big
man who started driving in 194o
counts the speedway as strictly
"for laughs" and a sideline in
which despite his success there
isn't much financial return.
"Last year I won five good
races and financially made very
little." he explained. "But I sure
like to go along for the ride."
His ride this time was a breeze,
for he won going away by a full
minute and 21 seconds over Herb
Thomas of Olivia, N.C., but It was
a ride he almost didn't take
and almost didn't finish.
Last fall the black-haired
man went to Mexico and drove
In the 2,lN-mlle trans-Mexico
race. He finished sixth. But he
was suspended from NASCAR,
which sanctions United States
events, for competing in what
was ruled an outlaw rase.
Teague debated for a while
whether to pay a 8875 fine bat
finally shelled oat.
Bo he again became eligible for
the big Daytona event, only to
almost lose it when he had It
wrapped- up. The race was to
have been over 200 miles, which
means a pit stop for all at those
speeds. But at the 199-mile mark
the race was shortened to 150
miles because a rising tide was
inundating the beach side of the
racing oval.
"The salt san
gas gauge and
actly hov/ mu
he explained,
ting low thou
try to go all t
laps t ran a
the turns In h
the gas
It Was a go
too-,1jeeause lei
after he crossed
had shorted my
didn't know ex-
fuel I had left,"
knew it was get-
, but decided I'd
e way. The last 10
t lower and took
gear to stretch
thins he did,
than 109 yards
he finish line,
Teague sat there, helplessly
while his ear puttered to a
stop. But by then he didn't
eare. He had received the
eheekered flag they wave at
the happy winner.
"The cars take a lot of punish-
ment in a race like this," Teague
asserted. "Just 100 miles at those
speeds and through those bumps
and jams Is equal to 25,000 miles
on the highway as far as tearing
a car apart."
Yet, while the big man check-
ed the battery water for an im-
patient tourist, you knew it took
much more than Iron machines.
To win one like this it takes iron
men, tooGritty guys like Mar-
shall Teague.
Flex-the household finish of
thousand utas both inside
and outside. It's easy to
apply. Wide range
of brilliant, last-
Do not accept substitutes.
Look for the "GENERAL" trademark.
of all ranks. In this way you would be getting a package deal
to the top men. Frankly, we are a bit concerned about not gat-
ting a reply to a previous letter."
No mention wag made at the hearing that the retired gen-
eral hod been a member of the special reviewing board which
sat in on the West Point cribbing Affair, but the eeaualttoe
took cognisance of the fact by observing the contrast that the
"hapless and luckless Cadsts were made to pay a frightful price
for their degressions against the honor code/'
First I ever heard of the old warrior was in s letter in
which he smacked me around for writing "Ths West Paint
honor code seems to be based on fear of dismissal tad OJ
Itself is a mockery of the term..." No such thing, rae risking
chair fire-eater snorted.
"The code was established 130 years age on the theory that
truth, honor and integrity were lndispensibls aualltis fee art
officer. It endured and grew into tradition until it has become
something priceless." Furthermore:
"Pride in the long gray line' and loyalty to its ideals
make it work, it is the code under whieh Grant, ""
SheridanLee, Stonewall Jackson, James Longstreet,
Btillard, MacArthur. Bradley, pstton and Elsenhower were
ed and given to their country, and that fact stirs the
of every Cadet."
Pretty words and pretty sentiments and nobody's going to
argue against them, and no doubt this nobility of spirit and
purpose carries on even after the West Pointer hangs up his
gun. and It's just a downright shame that somebody's been
going around using the saintly old-tlmer'i name to MaeBJiek
advertisers, and for the honor of the corps and the memories
of Lee and Grant sad Pershing ws wish they'd step.
No House subcommittee called the Cadets in to hoar their
side of the eribblng affair. They protested, too, that they wore
being tried on terms that did not meet their "approval dr eon-
sent" but nobody was listening From all accounts Honor First
Danford deemed them thoroughly despicable and was la happy
agreement that the young men should be made to "pay a
frightful price."

My position in the cribbing affair was that it was 0* ad-
ministrative affair that should have been handled internally
without designed Washington fireworks, that the offenders
should have been properly punished, with quick expulsions hi
the more flagrant cases, but that group dismissal and -public
shame were excessive and unjustifiable exactions.
It develope a great many American citizens were outraged
to a point where Pentagon and Weit Point officials were swamp-
ed with protests, a fact whieh probably helps to explain why
he matter was allowed to die so quickly and presently Bed
Halk. the coach, who had become a symbol o A/ademy wroni
and a smear campaign target, was, along with MS peUCMS,
completely vindicated.
This must be the first time a football coach has won cat tat
the face of such powerful opposition, much of it politically
Inspired, skillfully and deviously manipulated.
One of these days when all the facts ars in and it is
possible to identify all the backstage characters this will make
a story the like of which the sports world has never read. What,
for instance, caused Frederick Irving. West Point bead man, to
change his mind so quickly? One day he was saying thsr was
no place in West Point for Blalk to the dual capacity of swash
and athletic director. The next be was laying he a^tdUte
it and that he wanted Blaik to "wear both hats." Could 1
that on this day he received a visit from chief of staff, and that Collins forced the about face?

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Panama American
"Let the people know the truth and the country is $afe" Abraham Lincoln.
The USS Boston A Behemoth In Mothballs Inches Northbound
H Bomb To
Be Exploded
At Eniwetok?

The government announced yes-
terday that a new series of ex-
perimental atomic explosions will
be set off on Isolated Eniwetok
Atoll In the Pacific and there
was Immediate speculation that
a hydrogen bomb might be deto-
A carefully-worded announce-
ment by the Defense Department
and Atomic Energy Commission
said preparations for the tests
already are under way. Chairman
Gordon Dean of the Atomic
Commission said previously they
would be held In the spring.
1951 that they "contributed to-
ward development" of the hydro-
gen bomb. Scientists learned
then that they could produce the
multl-mllllon degree heat need-
ed to trigger the so-called super
Logically, the next step
woald be to try and explode tri-
tium, the triple-weight hydro-
gen which is the primary H-
Domb explosive,
Sen. Brlen McMahon (Dem.,
Conn.), chairman of the.Joint
Congressional Atomic Energy
Committee, said that "when you
think you have made an im-
Choice of Eniwetok as the site provement, you have to test it to
of the testsrather than the
Frenchmen's Flat P r o vi n g
Grounds in Nevadaled to the
belief that the United States may
now be ready to try to explode
the awesome H-bomb. The
Atomic commission uses Eniwe-
tok for its "big" explosions.
make sure.
No government official ever
has said that the United States
can build and explode a hydro-
gen bomb. But it has been gen-
erally assumed scientists believe
they can ever since President
Truman asked Congress last 8ep-
PROPELLED BY FIVE STURDY TUGS the heavy cruiser USS Boston floats in majestic dignity northward
through the Corta I. A deadweight tow, the 678-foot Boston still wore moth bal ling over her gun-turrets and
smokestacks. The Boston's traveling companion the cruiser USS Canberra abo in mothballs is tran-
siting the Canal today.
Ancon Theft Case
Bound Over To
District Court
Probable cause was round this
morning on a grand larceny
charge against Manuel Ortega
in the Balboa Magistrate's
Court. The 29-year-old Pana-
manian allegedly stole an 11 x
39 foot canvas tarpaulin from
the Ancon Garbage Ramp.
The defendant is in jail, after
waving preliminary hearing to-
day, and the case was bound
over for trial In the U. S. Dis-
trict Court at Ancon. The tar-
paulin is valued at $79.96.
In connection with the same
theft, another Panamanian, Os-
car Carrlngton, 28, was origin-
ally charged with grand larceny
yesterday, and his case is con-
tinued until Thursday morning
In the Balboa Maglstrat e' s
Bath men were Involved In the
OWt of the tarpaulin and face
seprate grand larceny charges.
The Crusade For'Freedom
h Our Best National
1,125 Tourists Saw Canal
Last Month As US Guests
A total of 1,125 tourists saw
the Panama Canal between Pe-
dro Miguel and Gamboa during
the month of January from the
aecks of Dredging Division
equipment, according to the
monthly report of the Division's
superintendent, P. A. White.
In all, nine such trips were
made during the month for
ourist agencies. Five of the
trips were made with the crane-
boat Atlas and the other four
with the ferry President Porras.
Also during the month a total
of 481,800 cubic yards of mate-
rial were removed from the Ca-
nal and its approaches during
the month, the report states.
Two dredges were at work dur-
ing the month, the Cascadas on
the Pacific end and at the Pa-
cific entrance of the Canal and
the suction dredge Mlndl in
the Cristobal harbor approach
The Mlndl will be under re-
pairs in the Cristobal drydock
this month but the Cascadas, a
dipper dredge, will continue
maintenance operations in the
Pacific entrance.
There was no interference
with shipping because of slides
during the month. Log booms
were maintained at the Canal
Junctures of the Chagres, Man-
dinga and Cocou Rivers to pre-
vent hyacinths, logs and other
obstructions from entering the
Canal and It was estimated that
a total of 5,194,000 hyacinth
plants were destroyed during
the month. The majority of
these, an estimated 3,096,000,
were destroyed by spraying with
12,4-D solution.
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During the month the That-
cher ferries, President Amador
and President Roosevelt, made
4.308 trips, carrying a total of
51,888 vehicles and 293,932 pas-
Release Of Hen
Of Reserve Units
Starts Next Month
Plans for the release of offi-
cers and enlisted members of
Army Organized Reserve corps
and National Guard Units wno
were ordered Into active mili-
tary service with their units
were announced today by the
Department of the Army.
The Universal Military Train-
ing and Service Act, as amend-
ed, directs the release of these
individuals not later than the
date that they complete 34
months' service on current tour
of active duty, unless they vol-
untarily remain on active duty
for a longer period.
Except for those serving In
National Guard Anuairc raft
Units, enlisted members of the
reserve components who are
serving on active duty involun-
tarily for 24 months will be re-
leased during the period com-
mencing with the 20th and end-
ing In the 24th month of their
active service. They will be re-
leased In approximately equal
monthly increments/
Releasing men In this manner
will permit Integration of re-
placements into units In an or-
derly manner with minimum
impact on unit effectiveness,
the Army pointed out. These re-
leases will begin in March. 1952,
for personnel In the first units
ordered into federal service in
August, 1950. following the out-
break of hostilities in Korea.
AFGE Meets Tomorrow
The regular monthly meet-
ing of the American Federation
of Government Employes' Local
Navy Transport,
2 Landing Ships
On 3-Day Visit
A task element composed of
the transport USS Laning (APD-
55), and the support landing
ships USS LSS 119 and LSS 130,
have arrived at Cristobal from
Green Cove Springs. Fla.
The Laning Is now berthed at
the U.S. Naval Station, Coco So-
lo while the two LSS's are berth-
ed at the U.S. Naval Station.
The Laning Is a 1,650 ton high
speed transport. 306 feet long
and with a beam of 37 feet. The
two support landing ships are of
227 tons, 158 feet long and have
a beam of 28 feet.
The transport has a comple-
ment of 16 officers and 189 en-
listed men. The LSS's each have
a complement of two officers
and 17 enlisted men. They will
have shore leave here.
After a three day stay m the
Canal Zone, the Laning will pro-
ceed to Little Creek. Va.. while
the LSS's will depart for San
Diego. Calif.
Lt. Commander J- D. Patter-
son. USN, commands the Lan-
ing; Lt. G. M. Murphy and Lt.
J. W. Welch command the land-
ing craft.
2 Positions Open
At Naval Station
According to an announce-
ment today bv Headquarters
15th Naval District, the Indus-
trial Relation Office, U. S. Naval
Station, Rodman Is now Accept-
ing applications for employ-
ment in two positions present-
ly vacant.
The first of the positions,
rated G8-6, Is that of engineer-
ing aide. Applicants for this job
must have experience and/or
education sufficient to do field
survey, construction layout, And
miscellaneous engineering office
For the second vacancy, in-
spector G6-8, applicants must
have experience and/or educa-
tion sufficient to take charge of
all annual building, utility and
equipment inspections and the
preparation of pertinent records
and reports.
Applications for these posi-
tions should be submitted to the
Industrial Relations Office, U.
6. Naval Station, Rodman, CZ.
Airliner Hits
Tree In India;
3 Dead, 14 Safe
Dean announced after the la?h>tember for a half billion dollars
tests at Eniwetok in the spring of to complete the H-bomb plant
in South Carolina.
The Eniwetok operations will
be carried out by Joint Task
Force 132, an Army-Navy-Air
Force-AEC organization headed
by MaJ. Gen. Percy W. Clarkson,
deputy commander of Army
forces In the Pacific. Clarkson
was deputy commander of the
task force during the 1951 tests.
The U. S. announcement came
shortly after Great Britain dis-
closed that it is ready to test its
first atomic weapon in Austra-
lia. Dispatches from London said
the weapon may be an atomic
warhead for a guided missile or
Dean has said that the Atomic
Energy Commission is consider-
ing the possibility of letting
newspaper reporters witness at
least one of the atomic tests this
springthe fourth series to be
held In the Pacific.
. All of the others have been
highly secret extent the first at
Bikini when this country let the
whole world see the power lt had
unleashed with the A-bomb.
4 Firms Enter Bids
Totaling $5.880.000
For Canal Projects
Bids totaling about $5,880,000
were entered by four contracting
firms for municipal and con-
struction work contained in a
group of projects In this fiscal
year's quarters construction pro-
gram of the Panama Canal Com-
pany for which bids were open-
ed yesterday at Balboa Heights.
The work Involves nine sepa-
rate contracts, four for the Pa-
nama Canal Company and five
for the Canal Zone Government,
for projects at Margarita and
Gatun on the Atlantic side, and
the new towns of Summit and
Cardenas, on the Pacific side.
Bids were received from Macco-
Panpaciflc, Inc., Tucker McClure,
MacDonald Construction Co.,
and Isthmian Constructors Inc.
Because of stipulations entered
by some of the bidders lt is ex-
pected that several days will
elapse before announcement of
the award of contracts.
Only one firm, the Macco-
Panpacific, Inc., a subsidiary
company of the Pannaciflc Con-
struction Corp. and Maceo Cor-
poration of California, r-tered
bids on all of the' work. This firm
was apparent low bidder on sev-
eral of the projects.
Th > two major projects Includ-
ed In the group were the con-
struction of 131 masonry family
quarters at Margarita and the
grading project of the new local-
rate town of Cardenas, north of
Bids for the construction work
at Margarita were: Macco-Pan-
pacific, $2,531,500, and Mac-
Donald Construction, $2.629,769.
Both firms entered alternate
proposals on the Margarita
quarters building program under
an addendum to the advertise-
ment which provided that con-
tractors could supply their own
building materials. Macco-Pan-
nacific offered to subtract $40,000
from their lump sum bid on this
work and MacDonald Construc-
tion offered to subtract $32,000
from their rump sum bid if they
were permitted to disregard the
purchase of materials from the
Division of Storehouses on a
mandatory list included in the
None of the bidders-made any
other offers under this alternate
for any of the other work.
(NEA Radlo-Telephoto)
DEJECTION Mrs. Andrea Mead Lawrence, 19, of Rutland,
Vt., winner of last week's slalom championship, reveals deep
disappointment^ in her face after learning that she had plac-
ed 17th in the Olympic Women's Downhfll Ski Race on Sun-
day. Her husband is behind her. Austria's Trude Belser-
Jochum won the event.
It has been reckoned that an
H-bomb might be as much as
1,00* times more potent than
the World War II A-bomb and
would wreck most buildings in
an area of 3M square miles and
sear with flash heat an area
of Lrl seare miles.
Tritium, the core of the H-
bomb, now is available in limited
amounts. Quantity production
will not be possible, however, un-
til the vast South Carolina plant
goes into operation. It Is sched-
uled for completion sometime be-
fore July 1,1953.
Nabbed In Mexico
With Contraband
Cargo Of Cigarets
TAMPIOO, Mexico, Feb. 19
(UP) Secret service agents here
are holding Alfredo Cobos P-
rez, first mate of the Mexican
tanker Salamanca, for investi-
gation following the confisca-
tion of 22,750 packages of con-
traband United States cigarets
and 1,000 bars or soap hidden
on the Salamanca, which ar-
rived yesterday from Browns-
ville, Texas.
Village of Past Popular
Old Sturbridge Village, recreat-
ing a New England village of
1790, attracted more than 75,000
tourists during 1951.
Freedom Crusade Has
Collected $2,288.34
The National Lottery of Pan-[George Capwell......I
s;na today donated $500 to the Fuerza y Luz...........
Isthmian Crusade for Freedom Headquarters Crusade
bringing the total .contributions for Freedom
up to $2.288.34.
The Lottery's donation was
made through the Incentive of
President Alclblades Arosemena
who is heartily supporting the
The following organizations
have now joined the campaign:
National Lottery of Pa-
nama .............. $500 00
Ancon Commissary
Balboa Comlssary.....
Balboa Clubhouse.....
Navy Wives Club .....
corozal Sales store ...
Ordnance Section-Coro-
zal .................
Inter-American Wom-
en's Club ...........
American Legion Ex
Com ................
1 Ameri-
Total ........... $2.288.34
Tonight at eight there will be
a special program for the Cru-
sade's benefit at the Lux Thea-
ter. President Alclblades Arose-
mena of Panama and other dis-
tinguished guests will be present
at the affair.
Audiences will see Irving Ber-
wlll be shown a
Pan American Airways travel-
! ogue and regular business of
the organization will be discus-
'sed afterward*.
NAOPUR, India, Feb. 19 (UP)
Two crew members and one PC. Post No.
passenger were killed last night i can Legion ----
when a Dakota on Deccan Air- Hotel "El Panama
ways' night service from Madras!Fashion Show ........ 275.00
femoer. -^^ CX2?~; P~Fh to Nagpur airport N.C.O. Corse!
The plane toppled over and
ws completely wrecked.
Two crewmen and 12 passeng-
ers esr-ped, though
injured. .....
Military Pout* DeC-Co-
rosal ...............
Hos Post of Coroaal .
tall Game .. .^BbbbbbbbtJ
i Oft. Ch-a 0 A.
142.23 lin's "Easter Parade" starring
161.47 Judy Garland and Fred Astaire Admission Is $1.
25.02 a report from the Crusade for
894 Freedom's headquarters reveals
that $275 wa donated at Hotel
16.74 El Panama's fashion show Sun-
54.35 And the ball games held that
day at the Mt Hope and Balboa
24.00 Stadiums netted $559 for the
Friday, two other major events
will-aid the campaign. A special
horse rare program will be held
at Juan Franco in the afternoon
and in the evening a rand ball
will be held at Ho'el El Panama
t.43in honor of President Aroseme-
1100 5) 75 Thh. ball will end the ten-day
50 00 jj 100.00
3 Extra Bodies
Found On Plane
In Sicily Crash
BURGIO, SicUy, Feb. 19 (UP)
-- Italian rescue teams said to-
day that they found 34 bodies
17 men, 14 women and three
children in the wreckage of
the Viking airliner which crash-
ed into a Sicilian mountain peak
Saturday night.
But Hunting Air Transport
Company, the British firm which
owned the Viking, said their rec-
ords showed only 31 persons
26 passengers and five crew
to be aboard the plane.
The Viking was en route from
London to Nairobi, Kenya.
Friday Holiday
Observes Birth
Of Washington
Washington's Birthday will be
celebrated on the Isthmus with
a day off Friday for all U.S. fed-
eral government employes.
According to officials of the
U. S. Army Caribbean, all Army
and civilian personnel with the
exception of those essential for
the operation of posts and In-
stallations will be excused from
work. _______,
At New Locale
Tomorrow Night
The Panam Chapter of the
Society for the Preservation and
Encouragement of Barber Shop
Quartet Singing In America. Inc.,
will meet tomorrow at 8 p.m. in
the penthouse of the Atlas brew-
This is a change from the beer
lounge of the Balboa brewery and
the Hotel El Panam.
There will be a short session of
choral singing directed by Joe
Flynn, before the four part,
groups are broken up into quar-
tets for practice. The quartets
will practice on music provided
by the chapter, with the assist-
ance of Don Mather, Fred Ger-
hardt, and Joe Flynn, and per-
form the same evening.
Prospective members are Invit-
ed to attend and can contact
Fred Gerhardt, secretary at Pan-
am 2-0891, or Bill Wymer, vice,
president at Balboa 2-1668, for
further information.
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