A VOICE OF 'THF PEOPLE
VoL II, No. 40 U. S. Naval Base, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba Sunday, October 8, 1961
Senator Jordan Visits and Chats With N. C. Residents
On tour-Colonel M. Adelman, CO Marine Barracks points out the perimeter of the base to Senator B. Everett Jordan, Democrat North Carolina. Accompanying the Senator are, Captain Walter Yanochik, USMC, (behind
Senator) and Mr. W.R. Cochrane, Administrative Assistant to Senator Jordan.
-Pier Lima was a "bee hive" of tuber 30, as two mobile construeplaces, Newly activated MCB-8 3 DeSoto County to relieve MCB-7 he United States aboard the same constructing dependent's housing nn the hase
Operation happiness to Haiti - Crewmen of the snorkel
* submarine USS Sea Cat (SS 399) take aboard for delivery
60 cartons containing donations from base residents. Skipper of the Sea Cat Commander Robert A. Bergs (far ight), offered to deliver the goods to the Military Mission in Haiti on September 29, While his ship is making a ..A.. .. tnn&tl Vit thaL Sow stnrv Rundmav nnnLpmant
Drive in service-Base residents need not leave their automobiles to mail their letters, thanks to the Post Office crew. Harry K. Ritchey, PH2, uses the new drive in letter drop box erreced by the Post Office people. The letter box is located in front of the Fleet Post Office, off Sherman Avaa
Public Works Week: Acquaint Yourself With PWC *
At the drawing board-Reviewing plans for a PWC lob .. are, from left to right: Leonard Henthorn; Bill Grifin; Juice source-Norbert R. Schneible of the Utilities DeJack Baker; and George Comnios. These men play key partment stands by one of the 18 generators operated by roles in the design and engineering; material planning Public Works Center. The 18 generators have a combined and procurement; administration and financial management; work planning; and coordination and control. All a f 10,950 kilowatts. There are three power plants this is necessary to PWC in its operation of a $7 million on the base.
"Fits fine"-Public Works Center administers approximately 1,000 units of family housing for the Naval Base. Edward W. Gidora, PWC Housing Manager demonstrates the comfort to be found in the new Villamar Replacement Housing.
"Mr. Fixit" - Homer H. Cole, Head of the Transportation Department checks over one of the approximately 900 vehicles maintained and operated by the PWC. Last year Public Works Center performed about 600 vehicle main-
"And over here"-Virgil Crow, Job Superintendent and H. L. Chapman, PWC Master Mechanic, inspect a part of the Enlisted Men's Recreation Building being constructed by the PWC. When completed, this $500,000. structure will serve as a recreation center for the fleet and Naval Base enlisted men.
Nearing completion -Workmen of the PWC are installing grounding wires for one of the new antennas recently erected for Naval Base Communications. The PWC provides all maintenance support for Naval Base activities, and in in conjunction with Mobile Construction forces, is responsible for all new construction on the base.
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THE SUNDAY SUPPLEMENT
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A$S',,,h'( 2CA I L. 14r TOURS BASE, APLS ON LOCAL TV
Full' honors were rendered to the Jonorable Kenneth E. ;3Jieu, Assistant Secretary
of the Navy Upon his arrival at Leeward oint Thursday, October 5. The Assistant
u -le. war nt Th . . ," t ' o . a r
Lecretax was greetd by Re ar .A dmiral .-ward Jo 0 Donaell, Coucander Naval Base, anc
NavaLl as! Coi'mraanding Officers. A background ofmusic -Was furnished by the "aval
. llso !.rr1.ving Tith the, G- IBILL DI"S IN CO!,R $," '. ".VES TLi'Ill
.1s.nt:::t -Icret ry of the DTTTTIOOK DT ' . . ONOaED (J'STS
Navy Wi. rC: Roar Idmiral
S J".Poundy S~Cial _.is-o 'tIt dP! ;
J. ...... .. .p I . ten is hr.ve A film, simply titled
sistant to ' the S11c- 1t of s,- -po ,I, v7 s1 , bw
irt t StarY o f died in the past session Navy Vivos" w-s hoWn to the Navy, -nd vsrs. :ounr,7; cf C onrss, i.,g.sltion vy -ivs Club ..embers nd
C.ap. in D.C P -4 ;,.rs. . . or bxine ored guests during a soc-Captain ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ ~~d f'C Pl ., ,....;...cns .:r .or ...... honor
Uiide, and "irs. Plat: and t a viccen ial held at the Navy ixives'
iajor C.F, Langley, marine W mV,. .-.t4 led duty- Club hut in Villamer, .hursI;
aide, ,nd i-rs, Lanle.. sn tLc r.1.sb n o.ar,,i p.... c r. -.
hortly- ft 6r 'cis '"'"-! c... I ... ... me
'or tri.. ,,u0?. r rvists r-fo re the film club merval,-Asot~nt -:cret.r n n on ;l.uardsmen. bers introduced themselves BeLi u was given a briLf- "r ~s re's n all- to the honored guests; Irs.
ing on the current status o.u.t 1io b !iton inthe :lw ar Jo b 'on l, lirs.
of th base whioh was fol- coming 3r,: on hs, the pros- Georg C. P.ll Jr. and ,r;
oiï¿½ C; prs- C.B'11 -m
...low.d Thy a t..ur of base ;ct~soï¿½ Congress passing Robert K. Wilson.
Facilities, . . peaeetime" Billnre>ï¿½ .,.frest-ments were. se rved
KOBY TVcarricda simu! year, is a so considred buff du"r n the sc.. ... S t . . ,, .. z)- ... and. aunst st !:xn
cast que stion and answer remote according to, the ial, 'nd co-mients on the
progr: m with LCDR Jam~s latest reports. ,Navy Wives" riovie were made F. Lloyd, . 'l Pub- _.___ong the members and guests.
,lic Inforrtifon Officer, .L TEP GTW . i.; C_ [,- 'A
a1skingp theJ +eseatSc
retard questions .on the .V SE TE,;"d TO DLJUVER GIFTS TO H1rCTM latest world evernts &ir, -'-"------ --"---["----lloyd' s first qyterof :the Th snork4a submarine o13S Sea Cat (SS399)is fast evening 'was one of local bc ain, xi,,mkow in the , diterrnean and Caribbean as
intcre:t; "tA hat do the ,, - ' 3ub/-.rin.
people of the United- ' In ts ;ffrt . hr share in the People-to-Peple
States thik of our un kby Co nde Robe rt
a o as.? To this, T h'-s .. d.. i "-ri , hitï¿½ d.n.tions to needy
Assistant -Icrer Pn fe- aih: ito its dort, .of .
Lieu Said th::t he .;.as un- . On, September -28, the Sea
a,...l1, to acnrm,?, for. all L0'K a;.,;O'S .4.pj,. C.at took aboard sixty cartons
... ..... C...uar'tanamo .packed with donations fr'om
~ .... .i2 ....n- The fl:'lnz.. ..irt:hs b-..s reside, nts. !'. d;;amation
.1' ratwr r .ore at th . for Haiti started lat ï¿½ year instalj..i., ad:o. Lt, is "a N~v.r.! K,_Soital Ouantanaao-, as a Srnda,,y ...School projeb%;.....
.......d.is.here t > ,1 . -'>, Ter..,sa and now has base-wide partic..trong " .t *,[ u.
Re',r '.dmirel Edward J., * r, 7 l..4! ,, Guantanamo residents packed
ODon l, CotcNaBas, to Andree Lewis and the cartons with goods, inhost"e.d rcp n for cr. phirtey TnmpIV Pkerigard. cluding clothing, toys and . .Leu and hi party.: lat er cuned foodS, The Sea Cat
T : : s d :. '.2 . v < n i nR" B r n 9S e p t . . 2 1 , P e r il r
"Tn is atace o T. will dliver the goods to the
., s att~ache,(c) N SP. "
dix day, ths dn- .*i,*.it' ry mission in Co ,pe
tarieB hlcoptAred to Lea- A. sn Roer Jerry ..aitians, Hraiti , its , . tWei Paia tfo -a- to ..r of 5 lbs. 93/4 zs,, to of cal..
tobert Jerr and Anna [he 2ea Cat h.As just cOnILprr hor- ars w--e 1e~br.~en et 3 plated an a ssi.;gnmentwh
give t-O I. is attached to Fleet Trainin g Gru-:p, andi rti atpoaval Statn return to its homeIC part at K MaC4Y G945-a:m_ Priday, (&NLLNU-t ,y, 0.. '-C 3P: rst. Florida after deliverb :nd the .arcrnft with the the ifts to the mission. party aba, rd left the base
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THE SUNDAY SUPPLEMENT
OTEC:SC R SSi':L E .1._E NICITLES OF GUANTANAMO LIFE
The week of October 1.-7 has boen aesignated Natio nal Public Works Week In the U.S., this occasion provides the general public with an opportunity to become acquainted with the people and the facilities which furnish the vtal services with, out which no community can exist. Although the residents of the ,aval Base do not
!iake th:. same types of decisions. ,egarding public works
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P?3ON' LITY GLVSES OF NC KEYEOY S
, r. H.L, Chapman, ,ster mechanic (Public 7vrks) is the Head of the : Pblic TWorks Center snten -n.nce Dep rt-ient. "Chappi 'an!] his wife eR.it h ,v.. been resirlents -f the Naval se fr-7 years. Prior to ni s .mpi oynt o th -as ro .- n serared four
erlv' L th e A-"" re1.as, t C i A.ctIVo 'duty with th rarn. of If"-3, n alcditi -n to his E +D ( 2 O C I
' " P-1 : ,4 . f ;"4 .
With .P C , .. .., ... .,_
t.IeO to serve as IP sidnt of tL-e Qua~tanamo Bay Rif le and istol Club, and is a r,-st " m d" f h
r C :n 17 oft
local umerica n Legion Post.
Another Ott coito of long standing is r.r Homer H. Cole, H
-r. Cole is an ctiver tber of the &merican Le-gion and the Supervisr' s s sociat in n +he base.
Acting Head of the Utilities Department in the absence of 4 r. 3. Pow rs isor Irbe rt (P::ay~
Schneible, Chief uartorman Aechanic. :
'r. O.,-. C., Co minos -s bLan the H -ad of the n.ant.n mc Cntrol De.. p rament since -y 1959.
-m, omninos. has h d a stint as a civilian with the 'rm Signal Corps: as a fL I n gineer prior to his Gu'nt namio employment. George and his wife Ef fie res ide in Villam.r. Goorvc particip[:tes in .J:lf, soft CONTINUEL D ULXT COLUTLN)
bal, i bowling on the b se, an: is a past Vice A :y' r ;fthe JiliIL mar Council.
Tc. -PUC Supervis-xy Housing ina er is Mr. Edward g. GiV ra, He aILn with his wife ...r a ret and 5o n Geo'rge h;o.ve iive9 en the Naval Pose since Oct. 1957. Lfter t.-~os of. service as-3 first se rs ant in the Army 1nd his- family resiced in Japan for 11 yrs. ...On t C cl 5s ,-Lna."i, isac tive in the :id <] i ' c T ..... n the
'_.. .' s associrt:i n.
. .. m ".. Gr.fffln
Ss i, -n the base
. ... y.. ... 9 , -n at
13rescnt is employed .as .lo~f t. e 'aterialD Bp-rtI:.. for the Public r a.0' r.er. Pill servd f'ur years with the . 1my -)i3r Corps, and workod for tb.e local Naval Supply .x,-prt for 13 years prior t his oresent job. His wife lmily and four daughters also reside on the base, :-nd th v are active in many base activities Bill is also active in the American
Legion and the Guantanaio Pay Fifle and Pistol Club
-nd is an ardent g>1fer.
T. Ord . ienth- rn, a Civil Structur.l En1Eineearis serving as a cing Head ofthe Design Dorart'ent during the absence (COoNIvu. , ow, PA.GE SIX)
as the voter ;-f a civiliar co mmunity,, it is nonethe" less, approiate that they be informed regarding the men and, machinery that pro, vide this service to the base.
The U.S. Navy Public
Works ï¿½Center, Guantanamo Bay, has two main functions
to perform-- supporting the missions of the Naval B-se, the Fleet, andfurn-. ishing the services to the base "comVmnity, without the functions, life at Gutanamo could be unpleas:nt, if not impossible utliies, housing, trans-: rrt ton, and many related items. is a matter of interest, Public orks, in the Nav covers a ouch broader spectrum tht .its civili.n :count$ï¿½rpart, entering such fields as bus ' nd tazi service, specializ " in .... nd "rental" of famiLy-housi, and large scal construction.
Cap aDn John D.urky,
-CE O, :JON.N, comands PWC, which has a force of 10 officrs, 4 enlisted men, l0U.S. Civil Serice personnel most 1200 nonU. Citizen workers. PhC is responsible for more than $3 0 Million worth of real estate, not including land value, almost 1000 pieces of automotive equi, ment, and a vast amount o. toolS, shop equ.ipment, f ur'iture, *Thd other minor property. Its annual volume of b'isine-a.s appn,:m'eh~ $~7 million.
The probLems cf supporting the b se, fleet, and th.. community are many and serious. < ithout the help and cooperation of the Bas
Commande r .nd the other cm an:cs of the Naval Base, and, above all, without t1 ingenuity and enrgy oft
(G~iLIED ON PA.G2 SIX)
SUJEDAY, 8 OCTOBER 1961
THE SUND'' , - SUPULI',r,
Fy J .:,f i. LLOYD
? H abla Usted es pFnol
as increased -nnhasis in l:carntng the- Sp-.nish n-.g117,:.3is. prob hl.ly one of h. bh! st tbigs that as .h- r .n1,." on .his base in th~.. p.t year' Last yaar at tl--is ti..e, it was possible to count the stud., .nts of Spnisi.. This year Ar, and :
Admiira2 'and ï¿½rs.
OKLonnelI have sot 'an "axcellent: e.xmo _le for l to followï¿½, In..spite of their ma.ny obligations and duties, thuy hayv., b ori en incentive to mrany a Spenish stud .nt hare, I Last year LI Uawlns worked herd to establ.ish
p ii.s,,-.speaking lunch%on group, Ils idea, a excellent oni,. had a numibur of interested participants. Hoa.~v r this tar .h number has groat. iy incr:a.s;d with the cdclition of t,.ny n.nthusias
ome:r. Still, no group iurviv;s w ithout .an or.garvizer, and to Y~iuaial Er,:il goes - big bouquet not only for k ,ping the ide., of this (Cr"1rTi1FJEr NLTP OLU,.N)
JLuNgDL 8 . .KR 1961
y *A" PJ aN
The base softball season is ale and several t:1 ealls loom as Thf-. NAS Chiefs have a -slight of 12 wins and three losses, '1
('::)ifï¿½N' VDRLt CONmT\TUz)
wort;- project r'.iv, but
2 t fly , t..,., K5. ,. 7:..er
rs ..a..T..ilb eftorthciif, 'Dur aculs~h
t, .il bc- e fi t ci.
arid -.crs o vs, ... . ] lans.-t, . nd r ,.t'e-,t attacke- q
j = y " ol ; " . ,*, 4
traspo 0.Nt, tA Fra
" " I -'A' T :"C':
The. Navy s h.n-..west., la rA.g;.. antals.
t ran spo rt, the Franc. ' varion has ben in the GunntnsnWir 0 y area since a last month,-' She :has been 'I undergoirg exercises with 3
Tr inng Group s
C apcL fs --As in
&"O, $ ofr. 22 knrr'.ts, the a
ci A- c e" t f n -ar
,O.O0 tons. a.3,6 t s5u. ar,, -ic,t. h ... lcop;tcr C
vtf.r, on the stern of th.. arion ..les i, to . .laUnch nori. rec.,.v- r. ro.- -I trp: wing a!recraft. -i
Can you inrtch the following 'athletic team nicknames with the proper colI. Razorbacks.
2, Horned ..Frogs,
3. '. riukeys, 5. T~urripi
6. ouc,'.,k:: rs..
(~K,.~S ~ .~O ~0PfGE
rapidly coming to its fin*possible League champions. ed-e with te b.est r cbrd qdih only ... o- ..- .
play. Hospital has a -ecord of 11wins end four Losss. VJ-iO and Le ward PO vnt arc- tied With 10 wins and four losses each and both have-three more gimes.: to play.
h hiefs., Hospital, TId- , and NAS 3Eoatshed aaove- aIe' red the right o play in the Post.-2easoi
ï¿½ourai~mnt, and at present .C is lead:- .th Na Jague this round with, a Court won 'nd no loss re.crd- Shou.d they win the round, they too w'll be rh,i to pl y in the tournIme+ri. In th American 4::ague, the Chi\:s are un- lefata~td and should they tin this round, only five
.eason Tournament, The dates for the tourn. Wn.iit have no.been set, his will be a double dim.nation :tou r nt, i n-Is
bould produce some excclwv Lent softball. This tournirrint will close out the L961 season which has been most favorable one with he Conlon Championship one )f its accomplishments. Tennis has become very .opular here, especially "or the six teams playing nLh' the b-.-.se t nnis league.. eating the group is Naval ;%ttion with . ...a three 'Woh'"' " ''< ro, loss record. -Close .bekind is PbC who have .lost rnly to Nava l, t~tion, and
ra-ve three w ins andl one Loss. Other teams playing .nth league are, Liositnl, TU-1O, NSD who have just )egani, arid prob-ibly the
iost enthusiastic of the "earns, th a arines Barracks hose team of some seven or
-ight is fast Limproving, anm, .f desire ,nd drive wore he on iy : lem .,ts neded Tin the, gai e, tss boys eould be leading the league,
SU.-jT, 8 iCTU9.EER 1961
RE6ILINT-HEAR? iRIN C-"NTPR LID"~ E VYCIB~
orin Conmmnity Cent.o.r j oinEd the, ranks of the Naval Base recreational sites upon being dedicated by Rear draiirai Edward J...'Con.,ande Naval Base, in. . a c ,re:'. .ony hold at the newcenter. ednesday, Sptember n7.
..... i-sicnts were sat.d ... -: ,Cr.nt:r. 1; heor COi~ndc r N,"\ : v '-se .:nJ Co. itni ing0ff icrs of av-al Station Public Yo,.Qrks Center, and .C7 caakc remarks concern, an, the, recrci;ti onal b'. ing.
.In his talk, Captain
George. C. 'allJr. rp:;r... that, t he. rr tU rias Use in ,onstruti on .f the center make it the I":"si st huiilding on the base tO '-maint-nA. Ca.ptai in John in Burk- gave. a, suma r ,of how A.,on. C ent r.. was concieved, deailgned, and- finance. e also sid that the bu1Jn. w;s -,.n outat ::ndinC -xal-rmie of what "mric.ns can c) when they give a show Of. initiative.
o. l %. C- ï¿½ t"i"n t
t,..n Seven C "C" in. ï¿½ffic r ier...t.... .. .
Se LaLne.t.id the audience th; at his &e-Bes n c c,,n .tructin-, thz, center had
-igned invaluablc CX-periO Ic, Th C oamandc r ad"ed t ra lrin,- by dawng9i
-;he best way t -ain ...i.l. nod ...CK(,-.7 voculad .ï¿½
save Gu,-ntanw abttr
t tlin th- n when th
iaysy" of t'he .n'h.val Base 3iV4a Council thanked -the So,-ts . on behalf of the
t rzid,nts for the. pa..
tO7 Q ar p rt. they playe! in
the :sruction of Aoin
F . : . I' -: iral ..dward J.
O'Donn1 ': Nvf o
hos. be:cn a .sc~a "rinspira.ti,,on to. v4atch : r,.
In his rext .br&eahh. Y# -r"
ï¿½dirl0 one . pr .
in the a-Iuditorium of A1or..
' :ï¿½ N CONT'11U\1 )
1,o lowing the dedicaT.ion, -sts ..re invit * t sty ffr e:nts rn .th p r;, "an list n to ..Vusic furnshd ~ ." by tu. vJ s
end the bse resid. nts were able io walk thxrugh the various room in :rarin (ente r...
f :r,. Pauly. -.re isftered professi onal en.ee, Laonard has oen on the b s .f r ......ov- . - .
fory.rstthre.e, .o'f which Werespent ith the Naval A i Station Pu". !or, s hA par ment.. HiR ife .a nd son Rubo an re, id. oAn the
f:)),r..y ars ..: s- a? L ~ .-, t,.rnant :kn.eh Aritly ; noT ..
s .-.POrin the ..vl
.er .>f the SwperS r' s
.1,- (Jack) ."ake r,
.n ,u .... b ""Fï¿½"
tion 4&. 2.ipctr1,r DDartcr-.not., is a. veterann
f 1 oea'tof Y 3 1"r
t 1,o n- . r rï¿½Servio..'e,- J-ack . 'nd his
wif " oris -nd three- ï¿½ children have be-en bane. residents Since Nov. 1956. Jack served- in . the Ari.uy A.r Corps wit~h th rank of Ca trin.
Tn t.nen 1c-,: sce c
,i;esontzc L.odge, .?ation,al S oj ouxrn. a,.Juniar
vis.ry iar f r-, av the ,.iaoow Girla,
:Xrk' nsa s. Texas -Chrit.-an..&
Ohio State, :.;,-aryla nd
ashingt on, Pennsylvania. L rth Carolina.
Iowa Ot.at,e. Indiana.
CO-hiCBL-.NT TO VISIT-.B-8
Newly arrived _,CB.8 -wil..bo host t: Captain Jule, C. Tate. o Co eanaer., Nn.val Co*-...,
~ttoj Jattali.-n3&, U 4
-ta " .. eet- .
The Cr1Uc " = i'L.ceduct a w o i.n. :
THE SUNDAY ....
key pvrsonnel of-W, , many of the onvianceswe, tend to r"--rd as essential would be non-xistent.
.! son, Thoi as ,"lfred. Jr. 3 lbs.,,2- ozs to : Tho s .and .n LouIs, Williaf.i. U Box'n Sept. 30. Wilis is attached .to Hospital.
dauhter Carol Sue,
8 lbs. . oZ4., to. Robert ugen and Flos sie Belle t orn Oct. 2. ter. is, ottac...hedl to NAS.
A son teven n"ichal,
4 lbs. 9 ozs., to Carl and Gloria Jonson. orn Oct. 3. Johs .is attached to
.... , . ~ . * * * .. ,
' daughte'ir Karen ,nn, b_ t Hart J.: nd J anell .,a ry 'Schealrzenbach. B orn Oct. chwarzaxbach is attached, to . WlO
A aaughter Cynthia ri, 7 lbs. s, to Vincent Tho:x s and Patricia ."-an
-,arrinucci. Born Oct. 5. ,: .rrinucci is attached to
dAt.LRS. TO SPORTS Q.UIZ,.