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Title: The Panama Canal spillway = el Canal de Panamá spillway
Alternate Title: Spillway
Canal de Panamá Spillway
Spillway del Canal de Panamá
Physical Description: 37 v. : ill. ; 43 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Canal Zone
Canal Zone
Panama Canal Company
United States -- Panama Canal Commission
United States
Publisher: Panama Canal
Place of Publication: Balboa Hights C.Z
Balboa Hights, C.Z
Publication Date: March 20, 1970
Frequency: biweekly[jan. 6, 1984-1999]
weekly[ former -dec. 23, 1983]
Subjects / Keywords: Periodicals -- Canal Zone   ( lcsh )
Periodicals -- Panama Canal (Panama)   ( lcsh )
Genre: federal government publication   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )
Language: Text in English and Spanish; Spanish text inverted.
Dates or Sequential Designation: Vol. 1, no. 33 (Feb. 1, 1963)-Vol. 37, no. 26 (Dec. 30, 1999).
Issuing Body: Issued by: Government of the Canal Zone <June 24, 1966-June 13 1969>; by the Panama Canal Company, <Aug. 13, 1976>-Sept. 14, 1979; by the Panama Canal Commission, Sept. 20, 1979-Dec. 1999.
General Note: "Official Panama Canal publication."
General Note: Imprint varies: Balboa Hights, <1966-1978>; Miami, Fla., <1979-1982>; Balboa Heights, Pan. <1983>-1999.
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 5, no. 1 (June 24, 1966); title from caption.
General Note: Vols. for 1994-1995 distributed to depository libraries in microfiche.
General Note: Special "80th anniversary supplement" issue published on Aug. 12, 1994.
General Note: Special ed. for 65th anniversary of the Panama Canal issued at end of Oct. 1979, is also a joint issue with: The News: authorized unofficial publication of the U.S. Armed Forces, Quarry Heights, Panama, and includes the text of the Panama Canal Act.
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Bibliographic ID: UF00094771
Volume ID: VID00760
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: oclc - 02582102
lccn - 83642750
issn - 0364-8044
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Preceded by: Spillway
Succeeded by: Faro (Balboa, Panama)

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THE PANAMA CANAL Gi ftofthePanama analuseum


Vol. VIII, No. 40 More Than 55 Years of Service to World Commerce Friday, March 20, 1970

Citizenship Hearings

To Be Held April 13-24

Citizenship hearings will be held
in the Canal Zone April 13 through
April 24 by William T. Jarmon of
the U.S. Immigration and Natural-
ization Service.
Jannon will meet with persons
who have been notified by the New
Orleans office of the time and place
of their appointments in the Canal
Zone. Approximately 160 citizen-
ship certificates are expected to be
issued during Jarmon's 2-week visit
to the Isthmus.
Atlantic side hearings will be
conducted in the Cristobal Customs
office at the Terminals Building, as
in other years. But on the Pacific
side there will be a departure from
the past when hearings were held
in Building 5534 (the Old Diablo
Heights Elementary School).
This year Pacific side hearings
will be conducted at the Canal
Zone Emergency Operations Center
at Sosa Hill and Roosevelt Avenue.
Adequate parking facilities will be

BHS Thespians

Schedule Comedy

For April 9-11
The Balboa High School Drama
Department will present the ro-
mantic comedy "Romanoff and
Juliet" on April 9 through 11 in the
school auditorium beginning at
8 p.m. each night.
Leading roles will be played by
Teela Moffett as Juliet, Richard
Hollis as Igor, and Rudy Crespo as
the general. Supporting cast mem-
bers include Ada Beechner and
Lonny Johnston as Juliet's parents,
and Julie Brandon and Ben Talburt
as Igor's parents.
Igor's betrothed is played by
Debra Motto, and Juliet's fiance
is played by Walt Young. Others
are Ron Horning and Bill Ackerman
as the two soldiers, Randy Edwards
as the archbishop, and Bill Walker
as the spy.
The setting is in an imaginary
country whose army consists of a
general and two soldiers.
Tickets can be purchased from
drama club members or at the box

Physical Fitness Meet
To Be Held Tonight at
Coco Solo Stadium
The Atlantic Physical Fitness
Meet will be held at Coco Solo
Stadium beginning at 7 o'clock
The participants in this competi-
tion will be the 10-, 11-, and 12-
year-old boys and girls who have
scored well on the AAHPER Youth
Fitness Test. The outstanding phys-
ical education students from Coco
Solo, Margarita, Catun, and Fort
Gulick elementary schools will par-
The public is invited.

Sweet Adelines Program
The Sweet Adelines will present
a musical program, "Up, Up and
Away," at the Cristobal Little
Theatre 8 p.m., April 3, 4, and 5.
Admission will be $1.50 for adults
and 75 cents for children under 12.

available immediately across the
street. A large sign will be erected
to mark the center during the
B. G. Sanders, Jr., Chief, Cus-
toms Division, has pointed out that
Pacific side residents who have
hearings scheduled next month
have received letters from New
Orleans stating the place for hear-
ings will be Building 5534. Sanders
added, however, that the location
for the Pacific side hearings was
changed after the notification letters
had already been sent.
He emphasized that persons with
Pacific side appointments should go
to the operations center and not to
Building 5534, as the letters state.

U.S. Will Conduct
Population Census
Results of the Population Census
to be conducted April 1 will g:ve
the number of U.S. citizens in the
United States as well as how many
live abroad.
In compliance with the Constitu-
tion of the United States to hold a
count of the population every 10
years, every effort is being made
to obtain a correct count.
A special card has been prepared
for U.S. citizens who live outside
of the United States. The card is
available at the U.S. Embassy to all
U.S. citizens living in the Republic
of Panama.
After filling out the card, it
should be returned to the Embassy
who will send it on to the Census
Office in the United States.

New Barge


AtMt. Hope

Anchor Barge I-A, a new Dredg-
ing Division facility, was christened
Monday by Mrs. Howard B. Harri-
son, wife of the Lead Foreman
(Barge Maintenance) of the Dredg-
ing Division. Harrison retired re-
cently with more than 28 years'
Canal service, all with the Dredging
Industrial and Dredging Division
officials, as well as Marine and En-
gineering and Construction Bureau
officials, and Mr. and Mrs. Harrison
attended the christening ceremony
held at the Industrial Division at
Mount Hope.
The barge, which is 100 feet long,
28 feet wide and 7 feet deep, is a
replacement for another anchor
barge which services the Panama
Canal Dredge Mindi, by handling
anchors for positioning the dredge
during dredging operations.
Anchor Barge I-A, which was
designed and constructed by the
PanCanal Industrial Division, also
will handle the floating pipeline
from the suction dredges and be
used to move heavy equipment on
the docks.
Cost of the new anchor barge,
which is of welded steel construe-
tion, amounted to approximately
$90,000. Work on the barge was in
progress for a little more than 2
years as the job was not one of
priority but provided a standby
backlog of work for the Industrial
Division's metal fabricating shop.
Construction of another barge,
(Continued on p. 4)

Homely But Lovable

"Who said I'm homely?" Sandy seems to be saying as she admires her
image in the silver tray which she won for being the "homeliest but most
lovable dog" in the mixed breed class at the 12th Annual SPCA Pet Show
held recently at the Balboa Stadium. Sandy's happy owner is Patty West,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Gary West of Fort Clayton, and a student at
Curundu Elementary School. The SPCA pet show is held annually to raise
money for the care and boarding of pets at the SPCA Shelter at Corozal.



Lifesaving award is displayed by Pardic P. Water following the presenta-
tion by the Gov. W. P. Leber in the office of Axton T. Jones, right, Trans-
portation and Terminals Director.

Citation, $500 Award

Won for Saving a Life

An alert Panama Canal winch-
man who risked his own life to save
that of another was rewarded last
week with a lifesaving award and a
check for $500.



The annual Canal Zone Easter
sunrise service will be held Sunday,
March 29, at 6 a.m. at Balboa Sta-
dium. The service is being spon-
sored by the Southern Command
Chaplains' Advisory Group and the
Pacific Religious Workers' Associa-
tion rather than by the military
alone as has been done in the past.
The service has been changed
from the Fort Amador Causeway
to the Balboa Stadium to provide
a more central location convenient
to everyone, according to Chaplain
Charles A. Meek, U.S. Southern
Command, Command Chaplain.
The program will include a choir
composed of members from com-
munity churches and the 79th Army
Band from Fort Amador, Chaplain
(Major General) Francis L. Samp-
son, Chief of Chaplains U.S. Army,
will be the speaker.
Responsibility for arrangements
has been delegated as follows:
Rev. Rodney Thompson, Balboa
Union Church, program partici-
pants; Dr. Robert L. Hubbard, Sr.,
Curundu Protestant Church, pub-
licity; E. F. McClelland, Balboa
YMCA, parking; Balboa High
School ROTC cadets, ushers; Army
Signal Section, public address sys-
tem; and Army Engineers Section,
stadium physical arrangements.

BHS Senior Is Named
Scholarship Finalist
The National Merit Scholarship
Corporation has announced that
Philip D. York, a senior at Balboa
High School, has become a finalist
in the 1969-70 merit program.
Philip is the son of Col. and Mrs.
Dennis A. York of Quarry Heights.
Since enrolling in Balboa High
School as a senior this year, Philip
(Continued on p. 4)

Pardic P. Watler, 61, who is
assigned to the cargo handling sec-
tion of the Terminals Division, was
honored in a special ceremony pre-
sided over by Gov. W. P. Leber who
made the presentation. Watler was
the first man to be cited for Special
Acts or Services under the Incentive
Awards Program as revised the past
Under this section of the pro-
gram, a Special Acts or Services
Award is presented for a one-time
act, particularly one of heroism or
courage, beneficial to the Canal or-
ganization or its personnel. Cash
awards may be authorized to ac-
company the award certificates.
For the saving of a human life
a $500 award is considered appro-
priate under the revised program.
Watler's act occurred January 24
while he was assigned to the cargo
operations of the SS Folias, which
was tied up at Dock 6-B in Cris-
tobal. David Douglas, a checker
employed by a local shipping agent,
attempted to step from the vessel
to the dock but slipped from the
piling and fell into the water
between the ship and the dock.
Watler called for a length of
rope and a ladder, threw one end
of the line into the water for
Douglas to hold on to and then
Watler lowered himself down the
ladder. He then pulled Douglas to
the side of the ship and they climbed
to the deck.
Moments after reaching the dock,
the vessel moved back into the side
of the pier. Had the ship moved
moments earlier, both men could
have been crushed between the
Folias and the dock.
In citing Watler's act, the Cov-
ernor said he wondered how many
other persons would have done
what Watler did under the same
A native of Colombia, Watler first
went to work for the Canal organi-
zation in 1931 and has worked
intermittently with PanCanal for
28 years. Present at the ceremony
were Axton T. Jones, Transporta-
tion and Terminals Director, and
Watler's wife, Cataline, and one
daughter, Luisa. Watler also has
another daughter, Marcelina, and
two sons, Marcos and Hector.
Also present for the ceremony
were Edward A. Doolan, Personnel
Director, and F. J. Wainio, Super-
intendent, Terminals Division.


March 20, 1970

Top Suggestion Award

Dennis A. Gilbert, right, safety officer for the Transportation and Terminals
Bureau, receives a check for $300 and a suggestion award certificate from
Capt. A. L. Gallin, Marine Director. The suggestion, made by Gilbert
while he was an employee of the Navigation Division, contributed to the
reduction of excessive battery costs in the Navigation Division and repre-
sented approximate annual savings of $5,000. Gilbert was the top suggestion
award winner for February.

At The Movies

Week Beginning Saturday, March 21, 1970

BALBOA (Air Conditioned)
Sat.-Sun., 2:30, 6:15, 8:50 p.m.-Mon.,
6:15, 8:50 p.m.-Tues., 7:30 p.m.-
On Her Majesty's Secret Service
Monday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-92
mins.)-Day They Robbed The Bank
Of England (AYC)
Tuesday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-107
mins.)-Night At The Opera (AYC)
\Vednesday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-98
mins.)-Her Twelve Men (AYC)
Wed.-Thurs., 7:30 p.m.-A Man Called
Gannon (A)
Thursday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-108
rins.-)Angel In The Outfield (AYC)
Fri., 2:30, 6:20, 8:00 p.m.-Pinocchio
Sat.-The Great Bank Robbery (A)
Sunday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-76
mins.)-The Painted Hills (AYC)
Sun.-Mon.-The Madwoman Of Chaillot
Tues.-The Mercenaries (A)
Wed.-El Dorado (A)
Thurs.-The Sound Of Music (AYC)
Fri.-Orchid For A Tiger (AY)
Friday Owl Show, 10:00 p.m.-
Speedway (AY)
Sat., 8:15 p.m.-The Cool Ones (AYC)
Sun.-Up Tight (A)
Tues.-Orchid For A Tiger (AY)
Wed.-The Madwoman Of Chaillot (A)
Fri.-The Sound Of Music (AYC)
Friday Owl Show, 10:00 p.m.-Hot
Millions (AY)
COCO SOLO (Air Conditioned)*
Sat., 7:00 p.m.-Sun., 2:00, 7:00 p.m.-
Butch Cassidy And The Sundance
Kid (A)
Monday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-98
mins.)-Her Twelve Men (AYC)
Mon.-Boy's Night Out (A)
Tuesday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-108
mins.)-Angels In The Outfield (AYC)
Tues.-Bonnie And Clyde (A)
Wednesday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-92
mins.)-The Day They Robbed
The Bank Of England (AYC)
Wed.-Thurs.-Secret Ceremony (A)
Thursday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-107
mins.)-Night At The Opera (AYC)
Fri., 2:00, 7:00 p.m.-Fort Utah (AY)
Sat.-Seven Golden Men (AY)
Sunday Matinee, 2:00 p.m. (T-87
mins.)-Men Of The Fighting Lady
Sun., 7:00 p.m.-Mon., 2:00, 7:00
p.m.-The Happiest Millionaire (AYC)
Tues.-On My Way To The Crusades
I Met A Girl Who (A)
Wed., 2:00, 7:00 p.m.-Countdown
Thurs.-Chuka (A)
Fri., 2:00, 7:00 p.m.-The Cool Ones
Friday Owl Show, 10:00 p.m.-Jack
Of Diamonds (AY)

Sat.-A Man For All Seasons (AYC)
Sun., 2:00, 7:00 p.m.-Hello Dolly
Tucs.-The Great Bank Robbery (A)
Thurs.-On My Way To The Crusades
I Met A Girl Who (A)
Fri.-Countdown (AYC)

Youths under the age of 17 will not
he admitted to movies classified as
adult unless they are high school
seniors or are accompanied by a parent
or legal guardian.

Special Matinees

(R), AYC or as Listed k***

Saturday, March 21, 1970

10:00 a.m.
"el & Hardy's Laughing 20's-A com-

pilation of Laurel and Hardy comedies
of the 1920's. T-98 mins.

2:00 p.m.
Billy Rose's Jumbo-Doris Day, Stephen
Boyd: A Broadway hit featuring songs
and famous circus ,ats. (Color.)
T-132 mins.

6:15 p.m.
The Clown-Red Skelton: Emotional,
heart-felt drama, the result of a boy's
loyalty to his father. T-99 mins.

2:00 p.m.
Helicopter Spies-Robert Vaughn: Those
popular U.N.C.L.E. agents are at it
again. (SIT.) (Color.) T-102 mins.

2:00 p.m.
The Ugly Dachshund-A Walt Disney
Production: Tale of a Great Dane
puppy who continually gets into
scrapes. (Technicolor.) T-100 mins.

2:00 p.m.
Flaming Star-Elvis Presley: Torn be-
tween two loves and fighting to save
them both. (SIT.) (Color.)
T-100 mins.

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



By Emily J. Pric

Napoleon's France with all its
pomp, pretension, and political in-
trigue, comes alive in Juliette Ben-
zoni's Marianne. Although the
heroine is a fictional figure, all the
details of Napoleon and his court
are taken from memoirs and diaries
of the time to produce an exciting
historical novel.
The Twins Who Found Each
Other by Bard Lindeman is the
story of two brothers who were
separated soon after birth and raised
more than 1,000 miles apart, Tony
by a Italian Catholic family in Bing-
hamton, N.Y., and Roger by a
Jewish family in Miami. This is a
story of separation and reunion
plus an analysis of the old con-
troversy of heredity vs. environ-
ment. It is written primarily for the
layman without emphasis on the
medical significance.
Brazil is the setting for a good
novel, The Garlic Tree, by Ellen
Bromfield Celd. It's the story of a

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Ulvoli Vopicd

The Tivoli Guest House is pleased
to extend an invitation to its Sunday
Brunch in the Roosevelt Room,
March 22 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The
menu includes assorted fruit and
juice trays, potato pancakes with
hot syrup and butter, eggs ranchero,
creamed chicken with biscuits, cot-
tage fried potatoes, grilled pork
chops, grilled bacon, assorted dry
cereals, buttered toast, cinnamon
toast, jam, jelly, Graham gems,
assorted sweet rolls, coffee, tea, or
milk. Adults, $1.75; children, $1.25.

Monday, March 23, is German
Night at the Tivoli Guest House.
Bring the whole family and enjoy
some authentic German-type home
cooking. The menu includes sauer-
braten, potato dumplings, German
style sauerkraut, hot German potato
salad, rye bread, rolls and butter,
relish tray, assorted pastries, bever-
age. Make your reservations for any
one of the three convenient seat-
ings at 5:30, 6:30, and 7:30 p.m.
Adults, $1.65; children, $1.10.



Are Announced

An effort is being made to iden-
tify in advance employees who may
be qualified for future promotional
Consequently, any employee who
is presently employed at a grade
level lower than NM-5, and who
has passed either the Federal Serv-
ice Entrance Examination or the
Junior Federal Assistant Examina-
tion, is requested to send his name
to the Special Placement Officer,
Building No. 366, Ancon, C.Z. He
also should indicate his job title,
employing division, office telephone
number, and the title of the exami-
nation he passed.

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New England girl married to a
Brazilian cattle rancher and is an
absorbing family saga. The author
is the daughter of Louis Bromfield
and grew up on his Malabar Farm.
Since her marriage she has lived in
Murder To Go by Emma Lathen
is a detective varn about a restau-
rant chain which faces total ruin
when they are blamed for a food
poisoning epidemic. The intrepid
banker John Putnam Thatcher and
the Sloan Guaranty Trust find the
villain in this fast-moving and
amusing story.
Don Burge: A Tennis Memoir is
a book of reminiscences by the man
who in 1938 won the national
singles tennis championships of
Australia, France, England, and the
United States. Tennis players will
love the good, practical tips on
technique and strategy of the game,
and oldtimers xwho remember the
good-natured, lanky redhead will
find his story appealing.

BHS Graduate Awarded

U.S. Army Bronze Star

The U.S. Army bronze star for
outstanding meritorious service in
connection with military action has
been awarded to Sgt. Ronald E.
Pearl, former resident of the Isth-
mus and a graduate of Balboa High
School and Canal Zone College,
xwho is now serving in Vietnam with
the First Infantry Division.
The citation accompanying the
medal said in part that Sergeant
Pearl distinguished himself from
November to January by "consist-
ently manifesting exemplary pro-
fessionalism and initiative in obtain-
ing outstanding results. His rapid
assessment and solution of numer-
ous problems inherent in a counter-
insurgency environment greatly en-
hanced the allied effectiveness
against a determined and aggressive
The son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry
Pearl, who are former residents
of Balboa and Las Cumbres, he
attended the University of Southern
Mississippi after graduating from
the Canal Zone College. He re-

Retail Stores

To Close for

Good Friday
All retail stores, except the Bal-
boa supermarket, will be closed
Good Friday, March 27.
To provide food service the day
before the holiday, the Paraiso Re-
tail Store food section only will be
open Thursday, March 26, regular
store hours. The Balboa Super-
market, Margarita Superette, and
the Gamboa and Gatun convenience
sections will be open their regular
hours on Good Friday.

ceived a master's degree in business
administration and was employed
by North American Aviation in
Whittier, Calif., at the time he was
drafted in 1968.
His wife and infant daughter are
living in Tustin, Calif. His mother
and father live in Ocala, Fla., where
they have been making their home
since Pearl retired from the Panama
Canal Engineering Division.

Thomas O. Povser, C.S.B., a
Christian Science lecturer from
Dallas, Tex., will discuss "Are
People Your Problem?", Sunday,
March 22, at 5 p.m. at the Balboa
Iigh School Activities Building,
located at the corner of O'Connor
and Roosevelt Avenue.
He will speak under the sponsor-
ship of the First Church of Christ,
Scientist, Balboa. Admission is free.
Poyser is a teacher of Christian
Science as well as a member of the
Christian Science Board of Lectur-
ship. He is currently on a lecture
tour throughout Central America
and Europe.


The deadlines for the March 26
issue of SPILLWAY .will be advanced
because of the Good Friday holiday,
March 27. Items intended for pub-
lication March 26 should be in the
Press Office no later than Friday,
March 20. Only urgent material can
be received and processed for use
the same week as late as noon
Monday, March' 23.

1:00-SCN Afternoon News
1:05-Captain Kangaroo
1:45-Parade of Sports
3:410-Pentagon Forum
14:15-Pro Bowler's Tour
5"35-Roger Miller
6:00-Weekend '70
6:20-Movie Marquee
6:25-The Joey Bishop Show
7:30-Get Smart
7:55-A Visit to Russia
8 00-SCN News
8-05-Hollywood Palace
9:00-Canal Zone Calendar
9:05-Before It's Too Late
9:20-Boxing From The Olympic
10:5--Focus On Today
10:50-Saturday Night Movie:
"Those People Next Door"
1:00--Th Christophers
1:15-The Answer
1:45-Danny Kaye Show
2:35-Swinging Country
3:00-Wrestling From The Olympic
3-30-Auto Pacin,:
Highlights of 1966
3:55-Billiards: Tournament of
4:45-The Mike Douglas Show
6:30-Prince of Peace: "Our
7 05-Daniel Boone
8:00-SCN News
8:05--Perry Mason
9-15-The Leslie Uggams Show
10:30-Focus On Today
10:50--This Is The Life
11:15-The Sacred Heart
1:00-Ann Sothern
4:30-Afternoon with Sheriff
Tomn's Town
5:00-SCN Afternoon News
5:05-Afternoon (Cont.) with
"The Incredible Petrified
5-30-Success Story
6:30-The Big Picture
6:55-SCN News In Spanish
7.05-Rowan & Martin's Laugh In
8:00-SCN News
9:00-Canal Zone Calendar
9:05-Outlook '70
9:15-The Tonight Show
10:20-Flight to Greece
10:30-Focus On Today
4:00-My Favorite Martian
4:30-"Sheriff Tom's Town"
5:00-SCN Afternoon News
5:05-Movic of the Week:
"The Incredible Petrified
5:30-Battle Line
6:30- Ilawaii Calls
6.55-SCN News In Spanish
7:05-The Red Skelton Hour
8:00-SCN News

8:05-Afternoon Rainbow Series:
"Christopher Discovers
9:00-Canal Zone Calendar
9:05-Armchair Theater:
"Inherit The Wind"
10:20-First Tuesday Every Young
Chick Wants To Fly
10:30-Focus On Today
10:50-My Favorite Martian
4:00-"Do You Know"
4:30-"Sheriff Tom's Town"
5:00-SCN Afternoon News
5:05-Movie of the Week:
"The Incredible Petrified
5330-The Flying Fisherman
B:55-SCN News In Spanish
7:05-Glenn Campbell Goodtime
8:00-SCN News
8:05-The Lieutenant
9:00-Canal Zone Calendar
9'05-SCN Special of the Week:
"Perry Como Easter Show"
I 0 0-The Third Man
10:25-Focus On Today
10:45-Bob Cummings Show
4.00-The Buccaneers
4:30-"Sheriff Tom's Town"
5:00--SCN Afternoon News
5:05-Mo\ ic of the Week:
"The Incredible Petrified
6:55-SCN News In Spanish
7:05-Jini Nabors Hour
8:00-SCN News
9:00-Canal Zone Calendar
9:0)5-Armchair Theater:
"The Incredible Petrified
10:10-To Be Announced
10:30-Focus On Today
1:00-SCN Afternoon News
1:05-Captain Kangaroo Easter Show
1:45-Devil's Brigade
2:15-CIS Golf Classic
3:00-The King Family Easter Show
4:00-H1oliday Playhouse:
5:30--Trails of Adventure:
"The People Who
6:30-Pentagon Forum
6:55-SCN News In Spanish
7:05-"Devil's Brigade" (Repeat)
(:00-SCN News
8 05--Tennessee Ernie Ford
8:30--Prince of Peace: "Now Is
The Time"
9:00-Canal Zone Calendar
9:05 Armchair Theater:
10:55 Focus On Today
1 1:15 Four Star Playhouse

Page 2

(Schedule subject to change without notice)

March 20, 1970


Soapbox Derby

To Be Held in

Zone July 18

Although it is nearly 4 months to
race time, all boys who expect to
enter the 1970 Canal Zone (Soap-
box) Derby should start now to
construct their World's Gravity
Grand Prix cars.
Gary J. Levy, director of the
Canal Zone Derby, said a boy must
allow ample time to study design
and construction rules, get the
proper building materials, build the
car, and test and make adjustments
to the racers. The local derby will
be held July 18.
Levy said it took the 1969 All-
American champion Steve Souter
10 months to complete his sleek
racer that earned him the $7,500
first place college scholarship.
The local champion of the 1970
derby will receive a trophy, a $500
U.S. Savings Bond and an expense
paid trip to Akron, Ohio, to com-
pete in the All-American Gravity
Grand Prix on August 15. The first
nine finishers in the All-Amer-
ican will share $30,000 in college
For more information, interested
persons should call Fort Clayton
2202 o 6292.




"You know I don't believe in signs!"

i, E- )

"Thank you for lending me your
car," she cooed innocently. "You're
a real gentleman."
"That's okay," he smiled. "Just
be sure to return it in 24 hours."
"Must I?" she said in her sing-
song voice.
"Yes," he answered very defini-
tely. "After 24 hours, my car self
destructs unless you know the secret
"So tell me the secret," she cried.
"Can't," he replied. "I need the

Mr. and Mrs. Albert Liggett of Newport Beach, Calif., aboard their 47-foot
ketch "Baccus" off the Balboa Yacht Club.

Globe Circling Mariners

Pay 2d Visit to Canal

It was a second time around for
Mr. and Mrs. Albert Liggett of
California who transited the Canal
last week aboard their sailing
ketch Baccus, following a round-
the-world voyage.
They started their 3-year odyssey
in March 1967 when they arrived
at Cristobal from Annapolis, Md.
They stopped here briefly for sup-
plies and then sailed for the Pacific.
Their arrival at Cristobal last week
marked the completion of the globe-
girdling trip and their second south-
bound transit.
Liggett said that their 47-foot
craft performed like a champion on
the long sea stretches and that he
enjoyed the whole trip so much that
he hopes he and his wife will be
able to do it again. A land surveyed
from Newport Beach, Calif., he
plans to go back to work when he
returns within the next month or so.
The trip around the world took

The Paraiso Retail Store will be
closed all day Tuesday, March 31,
and the Paraiso Service Center Mer-
chandise Section will be closed until
approximately 10 a.m. Wednesday,
April 1, for formal inventory.
On the Atlantic side, the Coco
Solo Service Center Merchandise
Section will be closed until approxi-
mately 12 noon, Tuesday, March 31.
The Coco Solo Department Store
will be closed all day Wednesday,
April 1, and the Coco Solo Super-
market will be closed all day Thurs-
day, April 2.

official publication of the Panama
Canal, Balboa Heights, C.Z. News
articles and pictures contained in it
are made available to all interested
news media for whatever use they
may wish to make of them and may
be reprinted without official clearance.
Governor of the Canal Zone
Lieutenant Governor
Information Officer
Material intended for publication in
the SPILLWSVAY should be delivered to
the Panama Canal Press Office or
Box M, Balboa Heights, C.Z.
Distributed free to all Panama
Canal employees. Subscription cost
for others (including mailing) S2.60 a
year. Make checks payable to Panama
Canal C(dompann and address to;
S 'ILLwAv\Y Suibscriptions, Box M,
Balboa Heights, C.Z.

them from Balboa to New Zealand
where they spent 5 months, the
Indian Ocean, and then around
South Africa, across the South
Atlantic to Brazil, through the
Caribbean Islands and back to
After leaving Balboa, the Liggetts
are to follow the coast up to Cal-
ifornia, stopping in a number of
Central American ports en route.
When they arrived here they were
accompanied by their brother and
sister-in-law who joined them in
Cartagena, Colombia.

Ever met a nervous, tense, sick
looking guy who was about to get
Course not.
The guy gets that way only after
lie's married.

50-Year Award Presented

Electrical Div. Employee

Pedro A. Aguilar, helper electri-
cian in the Panama Canal Electrical
Division, had several reasons to
enjoy March 9.
On that day, he completed 50
years of service with the Canal orga-
nization and was presented an Emi-
nently Satisfactory Extended Serv-
ice Award, a special service certifi-
cate and a check for $500 by
Gov. W. P. Leber.
The presentation was made in
the Electrical Engineer's Office in
Balboa in the presence of his wife;
Col. Charles R. Clark, Engineering
and Construction Director; Carl J.

The Canal Zone ROTC drill teams
returned recently from Macon, Ga.,
where they won second and third
places in the Southern High Schools
Drill Meet and wish to express
appreciation to the people and or-
ganizations who made the trip
The Cristobal drill team brought
back the second trophy and Balboa
the third place award. Both drill
teams would like to thank the fol-
lowing organizations and indi-
viduals for their generous support:
Gov. W. P. Leber, Fourth Degree
Knights of Columbus, Balboa;
Benevolent and Protective Order
of Elks Lodge 1540; Balboa Police
Station, Canal Zone Police; Officers'
Wives' Club, Fort Clayton; NCO
Wives' Club, Fort Clayton; Air
Force Officers' Wives' Club; Air
Force Sergeant's Association, Canal
Zone Chapter 901; Atlantic Offi-
cers' Wives' Club; Atlantic Area
NCO Wives' Club; 8th Special
Forces Officers' Wives' Club; 8th
Special Forces NCO Wives' Club;
Reserve Officers' Association, Canal
Zone Department; American Le-
gion, Post No. 1; American Legion,
Post No. 2; Veterans of Foreign
Wars, Department of the Canal
Zone; Veterans of Foreign Wars,
Post 3876, Cristobal; Tarpon Club,
Gatun; Supro, S.A., Panama; and
Here's Music House, Colon.

New FSU Graduates

Three of the eight students who received their bachelor's degrees during
the second quarter commencement of Florida State University's Canal
Zone Branch are affiliated with the Canal organization. They were pre-
sented their diplomas by Dr. Theodore S. Corin, resident director of FSU.
From left to right are: Marvin Ward, Panama Canal Locks control house
operator who majored in English; Dr. Corin; Mrs. Mildred Gray, an Army
librarian and wife of B. B. Gray, an employee of the Locks Division; and
Mrs. Jacquelyn Shacklette, wife of Paul Shacklette, of the Dredging
Division. Both Mrs. Gray and Mrs. Shacklette majored in social science.


Page 3

Browne, Deputy Engineering and
Construction Director; E. A. Doo-
lan, Personnel Director; Joe Wat-
son, Engineering and Construction
Incentive Awards Coordinator; and
members of the Electrical Division
Also present was C. W. Chase,
Panama Canal Electrical Engineer
and his immediate boss, who read
the recommendation for the award
which commended him for his faith-
ful and dedicated service to the
Aguilar was born in Old Gatun,
then located in the Republic of
Panama, May 19, 1900. His early
childhood was spent on land his
father was farming but which they
had to abandon to permit the con-
struction of the Gatun Locks.
He started work with the Canal
organization in 1920 as a helper at
the Gatun Hydroelectric Station
where he said things moved at a
slower pace in those days. He re-
members throwing a fishing line
over the side of the dam when he
arrived at the hydroelectric station
in the morning. It was a poor day
when he didn't take home 9 or 10
He stayed with the Gatun Hydro-
electric Station for 31 years before
he was transferred to the Agua
Clara Diesel Station where he is
still employed.
After he retires, he and his wife,
the former Mercedes Licona, plan
to build a home in Puerto Pilon
where he has some land. They will
have plenty of visitors since the
Aguilars are parents of 10 children.
(Photo in Spanish section.)

Maida I. Watson, daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Watson of Pan-
ama and a former member of the
Canal Zone Guide Service, has been
notified that she has been nominated
for a fellowship in the Romance
Language and Literature Depart-
ment of the University of Florida
at Gainesville.
Miss Watson plans to use the
fellowship to work on her doctor's
degree in romance languages. For
the past 2 years she has been teach-
ing Spanish at the University of
Florida at Gainesville and has been
working on her master's degree.
She is a graduate of Balboa High
School and was graduated from
Agnes Scott College in Georgia in
1966 with a bachelor of arts degree.
She spent her junior year in Madrid
as an exchange student with New
York University in Madrid.

Coin Show To Be Held
Tomorrow in Balboa
The Isthmian Numismatic Society
will hold a coin show and sale
tomorrow at Stevens Circle in
The displays will be open to the
public from 9 a.m. to sundown.
A wide variety of numismatic items
will le shown free to the public.
Society president is H. T. Tetten-
burn. Program chairman for the
show is Joseph R. Maravilla.

Safety Shoes Offered
At 15 Percent Less
All safety shoes will be offered at
15 percent off regular prices April
13-18 at Balboa, Coco Solo, Rain-
bow City, and (amboa retail stores.
This will provide an opportunity
to save monc on dress antd work
shoes with an added safety feature.
The sale is being conducted to
foster the \wearing of safety shoes.


March 20, 1970

Venezuelan Navy Officer

Receives Training Here

Lt. Comdr. Jacob Salas Romer,
a graduate naval engineer of the
Naval College of Venezuela at
Maiquetia, has recently completed
a month of training in shipyard
management in the Canal Zone.
He received on-the-job training
in the Industrial Division with the
objective of developing skill as
production superintendent and plan-
ning superintendent.
The main purpose of Lieutenant
Commander Salas Romer's shipyard
management training is to improve
the efforts of the Government
owned shipyards of Venezuela in
the maintenance of naval vessels
and other vessels in that country.
During his training here he re-
ceived instruction in shop organiza-
tion, work scheduling, workload
prediction and balancing, work pro-
gress, training of all levels of em-
ployees, advance planning, current
planning, cost estimating, money
management, facilities management,
design, industrial safety and control
of outlying activities.
Lieutenant Commander Salas
Romer, who is also a graduate

Acute accidental poisoning in
households accounts for more than
1,800 deaths annually in the United
States. More than half of these
deaths are children under 5 years
though this age group constitutes
only 10 percent of the population.
This problem has been recognized
by President Nixon who has pro-
claimed Poison Prevention Week
from March 15 through March 21.
The poisonous hazards of the
average household have increased
greatly within the past few years.
Recently, a horde of potentially
harmful chemicals have invaded the
home in products intended to clean
clothes, polish silver, wave hair,
clean ovens, kill roaches, and weeds.
Most parents keep lye and insect
killers out of reach of children but
they are sometimes not aware that
there is danger in many varieties of

He who boasted, "You're never
too old to learn," never met the one
who complained, "You can't teach
an old dog new tricks."

"What's your formula for suc-
cess?" asked the young reporter.
"Marry a girl with a wealthy
"I did," replied the reporter.
"So what happened?"
"My wife keeps the money and
I keep working."

New Barge
(Continued from p. 1)

smaller than Anchor Barge I-A, will
be started soon under the same con-
ditions. It is an additional diving
barge similar to those now being
operated by tihe Industrial Division
in Balboa and Cristobal. The new
diving barge, which will he sta-
tioned at Caroboa, is part of a
larger program to augment the
Canal organization's emergency ship
salvage capability.

mechanical engineer from the Uni-
versidad de Venezuela in Caracas,
hopes to return to the Canal Zone
in the near future to inspect work
when two Venezuelan ships are
scheduled for complete overhaul at
the Industrial Division Drydock at
Mount Hope. The vessels are a tug-
boat and a hydrographic research

Lt. Comdr. Jacob Salas Romer



furniture polish, bleaches, deter-
gents, paint removers, and the like.
Drugs and other medicines pre-
scribed for treatment of illness is
another danger. One third of the
poisoning deaths of children are
caused by drugs such as aspirin,
barbiturates, tranquilizers, amphe-
tamines (diet pills), and other drugs
prescribed by physicians.
Poison Prevention Week serves
to remind everyone to recognize
the dangers in the home which
could lead to child poisoning and
to promote action to prevent any
occurrences that could mean illness
or death for a small child.
The Canal Zone has an efficient
Poison Control Center operating
24 hours a day, 7 days a week with
a physician always on call. The
center is located in Gorgas Hospital
and is under the supervision of
Dr. Daniel Hirschl, Chief of the
Pediatric Service. The center is
affiliated with the National Clear-
inghouse for Poison Control Centers
and it has an up-to-date reference
library containing the names and
ingredients of hundreds of me-
dicinal drugs and commercially
marketed products.
Anyone suspecting that an ac-
quaintance or member of his family
has eaten or drunk a substance
which may be poisonous should call
Balboa 2600 immediately for profes-
sional advice. If possible, the con-
tainer should be on hand when call-
ing the physician or, in case of dire
emergency, taken to the hospital.
This one act increases the speed
and efficiency of the medical team
treating the patient.
The Health Bureau has prepared
a simple, easy to follow information
sheet on how to prevent poisoning
and how to give sensible on-the-
spot first aid until medical advice
can be secured. This information
sheet, available in both Spanish and
English, may be pasted to the in-
side of the medicine cabinet door.
It can be obtained free of charge
from neighborhood Community
Health Centers.

Good Friday



The Redeemer Lutheran Church
in Balboa will hold a special ecu-
menically oriented Good Friday
service, March 27, at 12 noon. Both
the civilian and military communi-
ties of the area are invited to attend
this special service.
Music will be provided by the
Albrook Protestant Chapel Choir,
the Air Force Officers' Wives' Club
"Skylarks," and the choir of the
Redeemer Lutheran Church.
The service will last for 3 hours,
but will be divided into seven indi-
vidual worship segments, each last-
ing about 20 minutes. A 5-minute
intermission between segments will
enable worshipers to come and go
as their schedules permit.
Clergymen of various denomina-
tions will participate with each
presenting a brief meditation on
one of Christ's words from the cross.
Speakers will be the Reverend
F. Baron Cockburn, Wesley Method-
ist Church, Panama City; Dr. Robert
L. Hubbard, Sr., Curundu Protes-
tant Church; the Reverend Kenneth
L. Mahler, Lutheran Missionary to
Panama; the Reverend Clarence
McConkey, Balboa Union Church;
Chaplain Joseph D. McCormick
(Roman Catholic), Fort Clayton;
Chaplain A. B. Parsons, Jr. (South-
ern Baptist) Howard AFB; and the
Reverend Walter K. Reitz, United
Methodist Missionary to Panama.
The Reverend Carl W. Bretscher
of Redeemer Lutheran Church, host
congregation, will be the officiant.
Redeemer Lutheran Church is
located in Balboa at the corner of
Balboa Road and Wight Street
opposite the YMCA.

Penn State Seniors Learn

Teaching in Canal Zone

Thirteen seniors from Pennsyl-
vania State University recently
completed a 10-week practice
teaching program at Canal Zone
Dr. C. L. Latimer, Deputy Super-
intendent of Canal Zone Schools
and coordinator of the program,
said the 10-week visit "was extre-
nely valuable to both the univer-
sity students and the local schools."
The 11 girls and two boys were
accompanied by Dr. Frances Fair-
child, professor of education and
specialist in elementary reading
and language arts. Dr. Fairchild
taught a course in language arts in
elementary schools to Canal Zone
residents who will receive graduate
credits at Penn State.
The program was conducted on a
volunteer basis. Dr. Latimer noted
that there were more teachers who
volunteered for the program than
there were visiting university stu-
dents. The student teachers left the
Canal Zone recently and returned
to Pennsylvania following a recep-
tion last week at the Tivoli Guest
House which they attended with
their critic teachers, school princi-
pals, and other school personnel.
Dr. Fairchild wil depart from the
Isthmus later.
One of the visitors, a secondary
school mathematics student, was
assigned to Balboa High School,
three, who are majoring in art,
spent time at Curundu Junior High
School Art Department and at the
elementary school and the nine
others, studying to become elemen-
tary teachers, were assigned to
Howard, Kobbe, D'ablo, and Cu-
rundu Elementary Schools.


In-Service Employee Transfer-Vacancy Bulletin


Base Rate

Accountant, NM-5/7 ------ -------- $6,760.00/$/,841.b6
Accountant, NM-5/9 .....----- ---... -$6,760.00/$8,944.00
Asphalt or Cement Worker, M-5__ ---------- -- -- $1.59
Auditor, NM-5/11- .------- -- $7,412.00/$11,233.00
Automotive Machinist, M-11 (Driver's license required) ---- $3.36
Budget And Accounting Officer, NM-11/12___$10,025.60/$11,897.60
Canal Zone Guide, NM-3 (Intermittent) ---------------- $1.78
Cemetery Worker, M-5 $------1-------------- 1.59
Clerk-Stenographer, NM-4/5 1 -- -- $5,522.00/$6,176.00
Clerk-Typist, NM-3 1 _---- -------- -----.$3.702.40
Clinical Nurse, NM-5/7-- ---- -- $6,406.40/$7,176.00
Clinical Nurse, NM-5/7 (Intermittent) -------$3.08/$3.45
Computer Operator, NM-4/5 $--------- 4- 5,137.60/$5,699.20
Computer Programer, NM-7/11__ -$6,947.20/$10,025.60
Computer Systems Analyst, NM-12$---- ---- 11,897.60
Distribution/Window Clerk (Substitute), PS-5 1
(Part-Time NTE 30 Hours Week) -----------$2.74
Electrical Equipment Repairman, M-10-- ----- $2.76
Engineering Draftsman (Electrical), NM-5 $-- -5,699.20
General Foreman (Ship Stevedoring), MS-4/9------3.66
Helper Sheetmetal Worker, M-5 ------- -- 1.59
Housing Project Assistant, NM-5-- -----5,699.20
Laborer, M-2 __------ --------------- -- $1.48
Laborer (Cleaner), M-1 --- --------- --------- $1.45
Laborer (Cleaner), M-1 --------------------- $1.45
Library Aid, NM-2 (Intermittent) $_---- ---- 1.48
Library Technician, NM-4 ..--------------------- 4 $5,137.60
Maintenanceman, M-8 $----------- ------. ---4--.$1.93
Management Technician, NM-8 --- -- $7,654.40
Master, Towboat, FE-13 -------- --------.-- $5.50
Mechanical Engineer, NM-11 ----- ------ $11,315.20
Nursing Assistant (Medicine and Surgery),
NM-3/4 (Female) __--_--- $3,702.40/$5,137.60
Occupational Health Nurse, NM-7 (Part-Time NTE 20 Hours Week) $3.45
Plumber (Maintenance), M-8 _--$---- ---1.93
Quarryman, M-6 ---- ------ $1.63
Rates Analyst, NM-5/11 $-------- 5,699.20/$10,025.60
Recreation Aid (Sports), NM-3 (Intermittent) __-- $1.78
Recreation Specialist (Sports), NM-5 $--- --5,699.20
Recreation Specialist (Sports), NM-5 (Part-Time
NTE 30 Hours Week) -------------$2.74
Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Mechanic, M- l- --- $3.36
Retail Store Management Assistant, NM-3/4_ $3,702.40/$5,137.60
Safety Officer, NM-9 ______. _______ ---. $8,403.20
Supervisory Architect (Chief, Architectural Branch), NM-13 $15,812.00
Tire Rebuilder, M-9 (Driver's license required) $2.31
Welder, M-11 ----------------- $3.36

Bureau or ca-
Division tion
Comptroller P
Comptroller P
Maintenance P
Comptroller P
M.T.D. A
E&C Dir. Off. P
P.C. Inf. Off. P
Corn. Serv. A
Police P
Schools P
Gorgas Hos. P
Prev. Med. A
Schools P
Comptroller P
Comptroller P

Postal P
Maintenance P
Electrical P
Terminals P
Maintenance P
Com. Serv. A
Supply A
Electrical P
Supply A
C.Z. Library P
Schools P
Maintenance P
Adm. Serv. P
Navigation A
Engineering P

Gorgas Hos. P
Maintenance P
Maintenance P
Maintenance P
Comptroller P
Schools A-P
Schools P

Schools P
Maintenance A
Supply A
Maintenance P
Engineering P
M.T.D. P
Maintenance A

Clerk-Stenographer, NM-4 (NTE 9-7-70) $5,137.60 Engineering P 1
Surveying Technician, NM-5 (NTE 1 Year) -_ $5,699.20 Engineering P 1
Application must be submitted on Form 433, APPLICATION FOR TRANSFER. A separate
application must be submitted for each lob listed. When applying for more than one position,
indicate 1st choice, 2d choice, etc. New listings are shown in boldface type. The base rates
shown will be increased for U.S. citizens by the appropriate differential plus a tax factor
where applicable. 1 Indicates a written test requirement. d' Signifies a security position to
he filled only by a U.S. citizen. Further information may be obtained from the Employment
and Placement Branch, telephones 2-1221, 2-3618, or 3-1288. Employing officials should not
be contacted directly.

All visiting students are in their
next to last quarter of college and
are scheduled to receive their de-
grees this spring.
The Penn State group was the
first of its type and size to visit the
Canal Zone for a practice teaching
program. Dr. Latimer said that in
the past only occasional individuals,
usually a local boy or girl attending
a university in the United States,
would practice teach in the Canal
During their visit to the Isthmus,
the collegians visited the locks and
were briefed on the Canal opera-
tion by Panama Canal Information
Officer Frank A. Baldwin. They
also enjoyed trips to the San Blas
Islands, Taboga, and other areas.

8th Spearfishing

Tourney Opens

Tomorrow at 8

Skindivers will begin gathering
at Taboga early tomorrow for the
2-day 8th Annual National Spear-
fishing Tournament of 1970.
Armed only with underwater
spearguns, fins, snorkel, and mask,
two- and three-man-teams will par-
ticipate from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
tomorrow and from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Sixteen trophies will be given in
various categories including the top
three teams, boat captains, biggest
fish in six categories, highest point
fish, and high poialt divers.
Fish species and the points given
for each pound are: corbina, 20
points; snook, 20 points; mackerel,
15; snapper, 10; jack 5; and
grouper, 2 points. Fish must weight
a minimum of 5 pounds each.
The fish will be sold and the
profit will be used to defray tourna-
ment expenses and to promote
future spearfishing events.
The organizing committee will
hold a banquet for all participants
Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Taboga

The Annual Easter Swim Classic
will be held at the Coco Solo pool
Monday at 9:30 a.m. Comprised of
46 events, the meet will include
swimmers of the various age groups
from 6 years and under through
ages 15, 16, and 17.
Contestants may enter four events
in their age group. Highlight of the
classic will be the presentation of
the Wood-Wilson trophies to the
outstanding boy and girl swimmer
of the meet.
Contestants must be enrolled in
a U.S. school in the Canal Zone and
he listed on the roster of a sanc-
tioned Swim Club affiliated with a
U.S. school or military pool.

BHS Senior
(Continued from p. 1)
has been active in the National
Honor Society, National Biological
Honor Society, the Humanities
Club, the Debate Club, the Isth-
mian Inklings, in ,. i,,.. water
polo, and tennis. lie expects to
enter Yale University in September
of 1970.
Reaching the status of finalist in
the National lMerit Scholarship
Program is an honor that is achieved
by a very small percentage of those
who participate in the program
Philip is now 11 (liiiblc to compete
for oun of around 2,800 National
\ erit and Sponsored Merit Schlolar-

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Vol. VIII, No. 40 Mis de 55 Anos al Servicio del Comercio Mundial Viernes 20 de Marzo de 1970

El Gobernador Premia

A Quien Salvo una Vida

Pardic P. Watler, operario de
montacargas en la Divisi6n de Ter-
minales, recibi6 de manos del Go-
bernador W. P. Leber el Premio
por Actos o Servicios Especiales
por haber salvado la vida de un veri-
ficador de la Agencia Naviera Boyd
Bros. El premio consisti6 en un
certificado y un cheque por $500.
Es la primera vez que se otorga
desde que se cre6 el premio.
Watler, colombiano que tiene 39
afios de servicio con la empresa del
Canal de PanamA, salv6 la vida de
David Douglas, verificador de la
Boyd Bros., cuando 6ste cay6 al
agua el 24 de enero de este afio.
Douglas se encontraba en el bar-
co Folias, que estaba atracado en
el Muelle 6-B en Crist6bal e inten-
taba pasar del barco al muelle. Al
dar el paso, hubo un oleaje y el
Folias se movi6 separAndose del
muelle. Douglas resbal6 y cay6 al
agua entire el barco y el muelle.
Watler, quien habia sido asigna-
do esa tarde a las operaciones de
carga del Folias, busc6 inmediata-
mente una soga y una escalera. Des-
pu6s de lanzar el cabo de la soga
al agua para que Douglas se aga-
rrara, Watler baj6 la escalera y des-
cendi6. Entonces hal6 a Douglas
hacia un lado del barco y ascendie-
ron hacia el muelle.
Momentos despu6s de Ilegar arri-
ba, el barco se movi6 nuevamente
hacia al lado del muelle. Si esto
hubiera sucedido unos moments
antes, ambas personas habrian sido
aplastadas entire el Folias y el
El Gobernador Leber, al entregar
el premio a Watler en ]a Oficina del
Director de Transporte y Termina-
les, Capitin Axton T. Jones, expre-



El Dia 27
Todos los almacenes, con excep-
ci6n del Supermercado de Balboa,
permaneceran cerrados el Viemes
Santo, 27 de marzo.
Para proporcionar servicio de ali-
mentos el dia antes, la secci6n de
alimentos del Almacen de Paraiso
estara abierta el jueves 26 de marzo,
durante las horas regulars de al-
macen. El Supermercado de Bal-
boa, la Superette de Margarita y las
sccciones de conveniencia de Gam-
boa y de Gatin abrirlin durante sus
horas regulars el Viernes Santo.

s6 que le gustaria saber cuiintas
otras personas habrian hecho esto.
Watler, que tiene 61 afios de
edad, ingres6 a la empresa del
Canal de Panama el 8 de enero de
1931 y labor ininterrumpidamente
hasta el 21 de febrero de 1959, es
decir, durante 28 afios. Luego ini-
ci6 su empleo de carrera el 13 de
abril de 1959, por lo que tiene
ahora 11 afios mis de servicio. Se
cas6 el 30 de diciembre de 1957;
su esposa Cataline y una de sus
hijas, Luisa, estuvieron presents
durante la ceremonia de la entrega
del premio. Sus otros hijos Ilevan
los nombres de Marcelina, Marcos
V HIctor.

El Servicio de

Pascua Florida

Sera el Dia 29
El servicio annual del amanecer
de la Pascua Florida en la Zona del
Canal tendrA lugar el domingo 29
de marzo a las 6 a.m. en el Estadio
de Balboa. El servicio es auspiciado
por el Grupo Consejero de Cape-
Ilanes del Comando Sur y la Aso-
ciaci6n de Trabajadores Religiosos
del Pacifico en vez de los militares
inicamente como se ha hecho en el
El servicio ha sido cambiado del
Terrapl6n de Fuerte Amador al Es-
tadio de Balboa para proporcionar
un lugar central mais convenient
para todo el mundo, de acuerdo
con el Capellan Charles \. Meek,
del Comando Sur de los Estados
El program incluira un coro in-
tegrado por miembros de los coros
de la comunidad y la Banda 79 del
Ejrcito de Fuerte Amador. El Ca-
pellAn (General de Divisi6n) Fran-
cis L. Sampson, Jefe de los Cape-
llanes del Ejercito de los Estados
Unidos, sera el orador.
La responsabilidad de los arre-
glos ha sido delegada como sigue:
Reverendo Rodney Thompson, de
la Iglesia Uni6n de Balboa, partici-
pantes del program; Dr. Robert L.
Hubbard, Sr., Iglesia Protestante
de Curundd, publicidad; E. F.
McClelland, del YMCA de Balboa,
estacionamiento; los cadets del
ROTC de la Escuela Secundaria de
Balboa, acomodadores; la Secci6n
de Sefiales del Ej6rcito, sistema de
altoparlantes; y la Secci6n de In-
genieros del Ejercito, los arreglos
del estadio.

Pedro A. Aguilar recibe muy complacido su certificado de Premio por
Servicios Eminentemente Satisfactorios y Prolongados de manos del Go-
bemador W. P. Leber, el dia en que cumpli6 50 afios de servicios al
Canal de PanamA. Lleg6 a la Oficina del Ingeniero Elctrico, en Balboa,
acompafiado por su hermana, la Srta. Manuela Aguilar, que aparece a su
lado. Al fondo aparece Iarland V. Howard, Jefe del Ramo de Energia
Eldctrica de la Divisi6n de Electricidad.


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Pardic P. Watler, al extreme izquierdo, despu6s de recibir el Premio por
Actos o Servicios Especiales de manos del Gobernador de la Zona del
Canal, W. P. Leber, por haber salvado la vida de David Douglas, verifi-
cador de la Agencia Naviera Boyd Bros. Es la primer vez que es otorgado
este premio desde que fue instituido en octubre de 1969. De izquierda a
derecha aparecen Waller, el Gobernador Leber, Douglas y el Director de
Transporte y Teminales, Capitan Axton T. Jones, en cuya oficina se efectu6
la ceremonial.

Bautizan Nueva Barcaza

En Division de Dragado

Anchor Barge 1A nueva unidad
de la Divisi6n de Dragado, fue bau-
tizada por la Sra. Margie de Harri-
son, esposa de Ioward B. Harrison,
Primer Capataz (Mantenimiento de
Barcazas) de ]a Divisi6n de Draga-
do, y quien se jubil6 recientemente
luego de mas de 28 aiios de servi-
cio al Canal, todos con esa misma
A la ceremonia del bautizo, que
tuvo lugar en la Divisi6n Industrial
en Mount Hope, asistieron funcio-
narios de la Division Industrial, de
la Division de Dragado, ademAs de
funcionarios de la Direcci6n de In-
genieria y Construcci6n y de los
esposos Harrison.
La barcaza, que tiene 100 pies
de largo, 28 pies de ancho y 7 pies
de altura, reemplaza a otra barcaza
de anclas que presta servicios a la
Draga Mindi del Canal de Panama,
manejando las anclas que ponen en
posici6n a la draga mientras esta
La Anchor Barge 1A (Barcaza de
Anclas 1A), que fue disefiada y

construida por la Divisi6n Indus-
trial del Canal de PanamA, mane-
jara tambi6n las cafierias flotantes
que parten de la draga de succi6n
y tambi6n serA usada para manejar
equipo pesado en los muelles.
El costo de la nueva barcaza de
anclas, que ha sido construida de
acero soldado, es de aproximada-
mente $90.000. El trabajo de cons-
trucci6n dur6 un poco mas de 2
anos, ya que no era un trabajo de
prioridad, pero proporcion6 trabajo
de reserve al taller de construccio-
nes en metal de la Divisi6n Indus-
La construcci6n de otra barcaza,
menor que la Anchor Barge 1A,
serA iniciada pronto en las mismas
condiciones. Es una barcaza de
buceo adicional, similar a las que
se encuentran en operaci6n en
Balboa y Crist6bal. La nueva bar-
caza de buceo, que serA estacionada
en Gamboa, forma part de un pro-
grama mayor para aumentar ]a ca-
pacidad de la empresa del Canal
para el salvamento de naves en una

Premian a Tony Aguilar

Por 50 Anos de Servicio

Pedro A. Aguilar, ayudante elec-
tricista de plant generadora, em-
pleado de la Divisi6n de Electrici-
dad, tenia muchos motives el lunes
9 de marzo para sentirse content.
Tony Aguilar, como le laman
sus amistades y familiares, cumplia
ese dia 50 afios de servicios con el
Canal de Panami. Actualmente tra-
baja en la Estaciin de Agua Clara,
pero ese dia viaj6 al sector Pacifico
para presentarse en la Oficina del
Ingeniero El6ctrico en Balboa, a
donde lleg6 el Gobemador W. P.
Leber a entregarle un certificado
de Premio por Servicios Eminente-
mente Satisfactorios v Prolongados,
ademais de un cheque por $500.
Pero su satisfacci6n nmis grande
se derivaba de las palabras con que
C. W. Chase, Jr., Ingeniero Electri-
co del Canal, habia rccomendado
que se le entregara el premio y que
fueron leidas antes de que el Go-
bernador le entregara el certificado:
"El historical de Aguilar, como eni-
pleado de la Direcci6n de Ingenie-
ria v Construcci6n durante los ilti-
mos 50 afios, refleja su leal y con-
sagrado servicio a esta Direcci6n".

Aguilar ha pasado today su vida
cerca del Canal. Naci6 en el viejo
poblado de Gatin, el 19 de mayo
de 1900. Trabaj6 en si nifiez en el
campo en uni6n de si padre, pero
tuvieron que mudarse cuando em-
pez6 la construcci6n de las Esclu-
sas. Desde muy joven trabaj6 duro
y much antes de cumplir los 20
anios, tenia que levantarse a las 2
a.m. para tender la secci6n de car-
niccria en la tienda de su padre.
Parece que Tony se cans6 de
picar came y el 9 de marzo de 1920
entraba a trabajar en la Hidroel6c-
trica de Gat6n en calidad de avu-
dante. En aquellos tienipos las co-
sas eran diferentes y Tony tenia
tiempo todas las mafianas, antes de
entrar a trabajar, de tirar una cuer-
da de pescar por el vertedero. Al
final dl dia, por lo general, llevaba
9 6 10 ri6balos a casa.
En 1921, Tony decidi6 renunciar
a su \ida de soltero v contrajo ma-
trimonio con la que en ese entonces
era la Srta. Mercedes Licona. El
matrimonio fue bendecido por Dios
con 10 hijos.
(Contin6a en la pdgina 4)

Servicio Especial

De Viernes Santo

Habra en Balboa
La Iglesia Luterana del Redentor
de Balboa celebrate un servicio es-
pecial de Viernes Santo ecum&nica-
mente orientado, el 27 de marzo a
las 12 del dia. Tanto las comunida-
des civiles como las militares del
,rea estan invitadas para asistir a
este servicio especial.
La misica estari a cargo del
Coro de la Capilla Protestante de
Albrook, las "Skylarks" del Club de
Esposas de Oficiales de la Fuerza
Area y el coro de la Iglesia Lute-
rana del Redentor.
El servicio duraral 3 horas, pero
sera dividido en site secciones in-
dividuales de culto, cada una du-
rando unos 20 minutes. Un inter-
medio de 5 minutes entire las sec-
ciones permitiri a los devotos ir y
venir segun lo permit su horario.
Clirigos de varias denofiinacio-
nes participarAn exponiendo cada
uno una breve meditaci6n sobre
una de las palabras de Cristo en
la cruz. Los oradores sertn el Reve-
rendo F. Baron Cockburn, de la
Iglesia Metodista Wesley, de la
ciudad de PanamA; Dr. Robert L.
Hubbard, Sr., de la Iglesia Protes-
tante de Curundu; el Reverendo
Kenneth L. Mahler, Misionero Lu-
terano en Panama; el Reverendo
Clarence McConkey, de la Iglesia
Uni6n de Balboa; el CapellAn
Joseph D. McCormick (Cat6lico
Romano) de Fuerte Clayton; Cape-
Ilin A. B. Parsons, Jr. (Bautista del
Sur), de la Base de la Fuerza A6rea
de Howard, y el Reverendo Walter
K. Reitz, Misionero de la Metodista
Unida en PanamA. El Reverendo
Carl W. Bretscher de la Iglesia Lu-
terana Redentora, congregaci6n an-
fitriona, sera el oficiante.
La Iglesia Luterana del Redentor
esta situada en Balboa en la esqui-
na de Balboa Road y la Calle Wight
al frente del YMCA.


Para Muchos
Se estA verificando un esfuerzo
con el fin de identificar previamen-
te a los empleados que esten califi-
cados para futuras oportunidades
de ascenso.
Por lo tanto, cualquier persona
que actualmente este empleada en
un nivel de grado menor de NM-5
y que haya pasado el Federal En-
trance Examination o el Junior
Federal Assistant Examination, debe
enviar su nombre al Funcionario de
Colocaciones Especiales, Edificio
No 366, Anc6n, Zona del Canal.
Los interesados deberin tambi6n
incluir el titulo del trabajo que de-
sempefian, la division en que traba-
jan, su nimero de tel6fono de ofi-
cina, y el titulo de los eximenes
que aprobaron.

Exposici6n de

Monedas Habra

En Plaza Stevens
La Sociedad Nimismitica Ist-
mefia presentar utna exposicion y
venta de monedas iallana en la
Plaza Stevens en Balboa.
La exposici6n estarai abierta al
pilblico desde las 9 a.m. hasta la
puesta del sol. Una amplia varic-
dad td articulos nimismiticos serAi
exhibida gratuitalmente al pilblico.
El president d( la sociedad es
II. T. Tattenburn. EI:l director del
prograina para la exposiciin es
Joseph R. Maravilla.
Como ha siicedido en exposicio-
nes anteriores, se espera que una
gran cantidad de personas acuda
a presenciar la de mariana.


Marzo 20, 1970



9:00-La Santa Misa
10:00-Todo por la Patria
12:00-Suerte y Alegria
12:30-Los PoliVoces
1:00-El Fantasma y la Sra. Muir
1:30-Ballinger de Chicago
2:00-Los Lancer
3:00-Tarde de Toros
5:00-El Gran Chaparral
7:30-Grupo 21
8:00-Misi6n Imposible
10:00-Premiere de Gala

11:15-Carnaval de Cartones
11:30-Johnny Hingo
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-E1 Show de la Una
2:00-Los Bribones
3:00-Johnny Staccato
4:00-77 Sunset Strip
5 00-Johnny Ringo
5:30-El Robot Gigante
6:00-La Tremenda Corte
6 r30-Tevedos Informa
7:30-Patrulla Juvenil
9:00-Patrulla Juvenil
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:30-Ronda de America
11:00-Los Bribones

11:15-Carnaval de Cartones
11:30-Johnny Ringo
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras La Noticia
1:00-El Show de la Una
2:00-Los Bribones
3:00-Johnny Staccato
4:00-77 Sunset Strip
5:00-Johnny Ringo
5:30-Mr. Ed
6:00-La Tremenda Corte
6:30-Tevedos Informa
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:30-Ronda de Am6rica
11:00-Los Bribones

11:15-Carnaval de Cartones
11:30-Johnny Ringo
12:00-Suerte y Alegria
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-EI Show de la Una
2:00-Los Bribones
3:00-Johnny Staccato
4:00-77 Sunset Strip
5:00-Johnny Ringo
5:30-Los Picapiedras
6:00-La Tremenda Corte
6:30-Tevedos Informa
7:30-Ladr6n Sin Destino
9:00-Ladr6n sin Destino
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:30-Ronda de Am6rica
11:00-Los Bribones

11:15-Carnaval de Cartones
11:30-Johnny Ringo
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-El Show de la Una
2:00-Los Bribones
3:00-Johnny Staccato
4:00-77 Sunset Strip
5:00-Johnny Ringo
5:30-Joe 90
6:00-La Tremenda Corte
6:30-Tevedos Informa
7:30-E1 Especial
9:00-El Especial
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:30-Ronda de Ame6rica
11:00-Los Bribones

11:15-Carnavalde Cartones
11:30-Johnny Ringo
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-El Show de la Una
2:00-Los Bribones
3:00-Johnny Staccato
4:00-77 Sunset Strip
5:00-Johnny Ringo
5:30-E1 Circo
6:00-La Tremenda Corte
6:30-Tevedos Informa
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:30-Ronda de Am6rica
11:00-Los Bribones

10:30-De Mujer a Mujer
11:30-Los Tres Chiflados
12:00-Batman v Cartones
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-Mis Adorables Sobrinos
1:30-Mi Mujer es Hechicera
2:00-Los Invencibles
4:00-Deportes en TV-2
6:30-Tevedos Informa
7:30-Tierra de Gigantes
8:30-Audacia es el Juego
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:30-Cine Sabado

Priscilla Esther Cianca Arcia, es ayudante estudiantil
y ha sido asignada a prestar servicios en la Oficina de
Planificaci6n. Todos sus compafieros la aprecian much,
debido a su carActer alegre y servicial, siempre dis-
puesta a hacer cualquier favor a los que trabajan con
ella. Naci6 en PanamA hace un poco menos de 20 afios.
Su escuela primaria la curs6 en el Instituto Justo Aro-
semena y la secundaria en el Instituto Panamericano,
ambos en la ciudad de PanamA. Pertenece a la Iglesia
Metodista de PanamA y le encanta trabajar en la Aso-
ciaci6n de Boy Scouts de PanamA, en la rama de Lo-
batos. Ostenta el titulo de Akela, y los pequefios explo-
radores se Ilevan muy bien con ella. Habla con entu-
siasmo de sus afios de colegio y dice con orgullo que
obtuvo una menci6n honorifica en estenografia cuando
se gradu6. No es su primer experiencia en el trabajo
la que ahora estf pasando, pues en las vacaciones de
1967 trabaj6 con Ram6n Suazo y Cia., Ltda. Luego,
en 1968, las vacaciones las trabaj6 con la Columbia
Pictures de PanamA, y en 1969, las vacaciones las em-
ple6 prestando servicios en la Kraft Foods, S.A., de
PanamA. Le encanta la nataci6n, lo mismo que la gim-
nasia, pero lo que le fascina es el baile, en todas sus
formas. Piensa seguir sus studios en una universidad
de Estados Unidos hasta obtener su titulo de Secretaria
Ejecutiva. Tambi6n, para satisfacci6n propia, piensa
hacer studios de psicologia. Acerca de sus impresio-
nes sobre el trabajo de ayudante estudiantil, dice que
estA sumamente agradecida de la oportunidad que se
le ha brindado. Le llama much la atenci6n el modo
de ser de todas las personas que trabajan aqui, donde
todos se ayudan unos a otros. Se le pregunta cual es

Publicaci6n official del Canal de Pa-
nami. Se autoriza la reproducci6n ya
fucre verbal o escrita de cualquier cr6-
nica o noticia. aqui aparecida, sin
necesidad de solicited expresa.
Gobernador de la Zona del Canal
Jefe de la Oficina de Informaci6n
La informaci6n que se deseare publi-
car en el SPILLWAY debe ser enviada
a la oficina del Jefe de Prensa. Dirigir
la correspondencia a PANAMA CANAL
SPILLWAY, Apartado M, Balboa, Zona
del Canal.
Distribuci6n gratuita a todos los
empleados del Canal de PanamA.
Valor de la subscripci6n para otros
(incluyendo envio por correo) $2.60 al
afo. Los cheques deben hacerse pa-
gaderos al Panama Canal Company y
dirigidos a: SPILLWAY Subscriptions,
Box M, Balboa Heights, Canal Zone.

Gran Festival

De Primavera

El 4 de Abril

El sibado 4 de abril, desde las
9 a.m. hasta las 6 p.m., habrA un
gran festival en los Jardines Mor-
gan, patrocinado por la Catedral
de San Lucas de Anc6n.
Los jardines estAn situados sobre
la Carretera Gaillard, antes de lle-
gar a Fuerte Clayton.
El festival, Ilamado Festival de
Primavera, tendrA como atractivos
deliciosas comidas, tanto nativas
como internacionales, refrescos y
diversiones que haran sentirse a los
asistentes en ambiente familiar.
Los boletos de admisi6n s6lo cos-
tarAn 25 centavos y serin validos
para todo el dia. Se pueden conse-
guir con los miembros de la Parro-
quia de San Lucas y en la oficina
de la Catedral durante las horas

S;Los accidents son

mis frecuentes en

los fines de semana

mas largos!

su mayor deseo y contest rapidamente: "Quedarme
trabajando aqui".

Concierto de Pascua

En la Iglesia de Bethel

EstAn terminAndose los planes
para un concerto de beneficio de
Pascua de Resurrecci6n, que se ve-
rificarA el domingo 5 de abril a las
3:30 p.m. en la Iglesia Unida del
Evangelio (Bethel).
El program, que consistirA de
m6sica clAsica religiosa apropiada
y de espirituales negros, serA inter-
pretado por la muy conocida agru-
paci6n musical "Coro de la Poli-
f6nica de PanamA", bajo la impe-
cable direcci6n del Profesor Arnol-
do Walters.
Este magnifico conjunto de vo-
ces, dedicado a interpreter la buena
m6isica ha sido escuchado y acla-
mado en muchos e importantes pro-
gramas a beneficio de la comuni-
dad y de ]a iglesia. Actualmente se
preparan para, si es possible, hacer
una presentaci6n mejor que las
Serial de que el "Coro de la Poli-
fdnica de PanamA" s6lo se agita en
actividades de beneficio communal es
el hecho de que, a sugerencia de su
director, los integrantes han ofre-
cido su actuaci6n en el Concierto
de Pascua de Resurrecci6n, para

que se ayude al Proyecto del
Centro Conmemorativo de Ruby
Stewart, que actualmente esta desa-
rrollando la Iglesia Unida del Evan-
El Comitd de Promoci6n de dicho
Centro Conmemorativo estA inte-
grado por las siguientes damas: Mil-
licent Ogarra, president; Thyra
Sealey, vicepresidenta; Pearl Es-
twicke, Lillian Blades, Claudine
Buckley, Ines Smith, secretaria;
Clara Wattley, Emily Butcher y
Violet Rhaburn, quienes, en uni6n
del Pastor, Reverendo W. H. Ste-
wart, extienden una cordial invita-
ci6n a todas sus amistades para que
acuerpen este proyecto de agrade-
cimiento y consigan por lo menos
un boleto para este gran program
Este proyecto es de beneficio
tanto para la iglesia como para la
comunidad por lo que las tres da-
mas mencionadas en 6ltimo lugar
fueron incluidas como representan-
tes de la comunidad. Los boletos
pueden conseguirse con las damas
del comit6 o con los miembros de
la iglesia.

Ptawma de E Emkd

20 al 23 de marzo-Feria de San Jose en David. Exposici6n Industrial,
Conercial y Agropecuaria.
Marzo 22. Domingo de Ramos-En varias poblaciones de PanamA, pero
en especial en La Chorrera, se efectiia ese dia una procesi6n que sim-
boliza la entrada triunfal de Jesus en Jerusalen, antes de su Pasi6n y
Muerte. Se Ileva la image de Jes6s montada en un pollino por las
principles calls de la ciudad.
Marzo 27-Viernes Santo. Feriado para los empleados de la Zona del Canal
y Duelo Nacional en la Repiblica de PanamA. Tanto en la ciudad de
PanamA, como en Col6n y en las demis ciudades y poblaciones de la
Repiblica hay solemnes procesiones del Santo Sepulcro, con los pasos
de la Pasi6n. Una de las procesiones mAs famosas de este dia en el Inte-
rior es la de Los Santos, a unas 163 millas al suroeste de la ciudad de
PanamA. El Viernes Santo, los pobladores de Pes6, situado a unos 20
minutes de Los Santos, escenifican en vivo la Pasi6n del Sefior. Ese dia
se congregan en ese pequefio poblado unas 20.000 personas procedentes
de toda la Repiblica.

_En Su Pantalla

Viernes 20- CERRADO The Big Night (AY) y The Boy 10:00 p.m.
Who Stole A Million (AYC) The Longest 100 Miles (AY)
S:ibado 21 The Big Night (AY) y The Boy CERRADO Royal Wedding (AYC) y
Who Stole A Million (AYC) The Happy Road (AYC)
Domingo 22_ The Defector (AY) OnceThpoe Wes In The Lost Man (A)
Lunes 23 The Defector (AY) Better A Widow (A) y The Pad The Lost Man (A)
The Deftor (AY)And How To Use It (A)
Martes 24__ CERRADO Up Tight (A) Riot (A)
Mircoles Better A Widow (A) y The Pad
Mi6rcoles 25 And How To Use It (A) Speedway (AY) CERRADO
Juves 26 Up Tight (A) CERADO AG Alfie (A) y
Juves 26.Up Tight (A)CEBRADO A Girl Named Tamiko (A)
Viernes 27 CERRADO Valley Of Gwangi (AYC) y 10:00 p.m.
CERADO Goodbye My Lady (AYC) Torture Garden (AY)
GUIA DEL CINE: A, Adultos; Y, J6venes de 12 a 16; C, Niiios de 8 a 12.

Gente en la Noticia

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9:15-Santa Misa
10:00-Todo por la Patria
12:30-Carrusel Internacional
2:00-Domingo Deportivo
8:00-El Santo
9:00-El Astuto
10:00-Estreno Sorpresivo

11:45-Frankenstein, Jr., y
Los Imposibles
12:15-Tres Patines
1:00-Informativo del Mediodia
2:30-Granjero Ultimo Modelo
3:00-Folklore Nacional
3:30-Charlie Chan
4:00-Shazzam el Mago
4:30-E1 Meteoro
7:30-Get Smart
11:00-Jefatura 87

11:45-Frankenstein, Jr., y
Los Imposibles
12:15-Festival en Madrid
1:00-Informativo del Mediodia
2:30-Granjero Ultimo Modelo
3:00--El Hogar y la Escuela
3:30-Charlie Chan
4:00-Shazzam el Mago
4:30-E1 Meteoro
7:30-Will Sonnett
10:00-Enemigos del Crimen
11:00-Jefatura 87

11:45-Frankenstein, Jr., y
Los Imposibles
12:00-Sorteo del Miercolito
12:15-Tres Patines
1:00-Informativo del Mediodia
2:30-Granjero Ultimo Modelo
3:00-La Mujer Opina
3:30-Charlie Chan
4:00-Shazzam el Mago
4:30-El Meteoro
7:30-HIroes de Hogan
10:00-Los Vengadores
11:00-Jefatura 87

11:45-Frankenstein, Jr., y
Los Imposibles
12:15-Jueves Estelares
1:00-Informativo del Mediodia
2:30-Granjero Ultimo Modelo
3:00--Consejos Para la Salud
3:30-Charlie Chan
4:00-Shazzam el Mago
4:30-E1 Meteoro
7:30-Adams 12
10:00-Los Rebeldes
11:00-Jefatura 87

11:45-Frankenstein, Jr., y
Los Imposibles
1:00-Informativo del Mediodia
2:30-Graniero Ultimo Modelo
3:00-Camino de la Verdad
3:30-Charlie Chan
4:00-Shazzam el Mago
4:30-E1 Meteoro
5 30-Telenovela
7:30-Mi Oso y Yo
10:00-La Ley del Revolver
ll:00-La Hora Cero

11:00-HIuck Finn
12:00-Astro Boy
12:30-C6micos y Canciones
1:00-Informativo del Mediodia
1:30-Gomer Payce
2:00-Victor Martinez Blanco
4:30-IBanana Splits
5:30--El Caballo de Hierro
7:30-) Daktari
S,30- Viaie al Fondo del Mar
9:30-Pzazz 70

Marzo 20, 1970

Pagina 3




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Un grupo de antiguas amistades, de los tiempos del
viejo poblado de La Boca, brindaron recientemente un
agasajo al Profesor Frank Prince, por el gran honor
de haber sido ser el atleta encargado de llevar la an-
torcha olimpica al interior del Estadio Revoluci6n en
la ciudad de PanamA y de encender la llama olimpica,
durante los moments culminantes de la inauguraci6n
de los XI Juegos Centroamericanos y del Caribe en
la ciudad de Panami. El Profesor Frank Prince, cuarto
desde la derecha, naci6 en el Istmo y aqui se inici6
tanto en las labores acad6micas como en los deportes,
habi6ndose destacado en ambas actividades. Actual-
mente es professor en un colegio secundario de Brook-


lyn, Nueva York. De izquierda a derecha: Erell C.
Alexis, de la Divisi6n de Policia; Robert W. Pate, de
la Division de Electricidad; John H. West, de la Divi-
si6n de Escuelas; Profesor Clayton Clarke, nacido aqui
en PanamA, donde tambi6n se distingui6 en los depor-
tes y ahora es professor de educaci6n fisica en Nueva
York; Sra. Kathleen de Thompson, hermana del Profe-
sor Prince; Sra. Guillermina de Brown, Profesor Prince,
Sra. Virginia de Prince, esposa del agasajado; Srta.
Clara Wattley, de los Servicios Sociales de la Direc-
ci6n de Personal; y el Profesor Cecilio Williams, de
la Escuela Secundaria de Paraiso y compaiiero de
universidad del Profesor Prince.

Gran Labor del Programa

De Recreaci6n de Verano

Un total de 630 ninos de las es-
cuelas primaries latinoamericanas
de la Zona del Canal estan gozando
de recreaci6n dirigida y aprendien-
do oficios tiles durante sus vaca-
ciones, gracias al program de la
Junta de Recreaci6n de Verano de
la Zona del Canal.
La junta, que se form en 1947,
estaL integrada por 12 miembros,
cuatro miembros escogidos por elec-
ci6n v dos representantes de cada
una de las cuatro comunidades la-
tinoamericanas de la Zona del
El prop6sito del program es
mantener ocupadas las manos y las
mentes de los niiios de primaria
durante las vacaciones escolares.
Se les ensefia oficios tiles que
les serin despubs muy valiosos en
su hogar y durante el resto de sus
vidas. Las ninas aprenden a coser
y a media que van avanzando se
les ensena toda clase de trabajos de
aguja. Tamlbin aprenden a tejer, a
border, tejido crochet, a trabajar
con cuentas de vidrio, a manufac-
turar carteras y muchos otros ar-
ticulos propios para sefioritas.

Uo y Segida&

"Todo o del coor del cristal con que
S, mire. Por elo es que yo uso *l-s
anteojos romado."

La mejor manera de no quemar-
se en la playa es llevar un bom-
bero consigo.
a 0 0
Los buenos no necesitan tener
miedo en esta vida ... ni en la otra.

A los nifios se les ensefia a traba-
jar la madera, escultura, moldeado
en veso, ademis de muchas otras
manualidades interesantes.
Al final de cada program de va-
caciones, los trabajos de los ninos
son expuestos para que los padres
de familiar se den cuenta de la labor
Pero no todo es trabajo en el
program. Los nifios tienen horas
de recreaci6n dirigida y supervi-
sada por los instructors. Ademrs,
por lo menos una vez durante el
program, se les lleva en una ex-
cursi6n al campo.
La matricula consiste en la suma
ncmninal de 20 centavos para el
primer nifio de cada familiar y 10
centavos para cada nifio adicional.
Pero los condos que sostienen este
program, de gran importancia para
la comunidad, provienen del Fondo
Unido de la Zona del Canal. Con
ellos se logra comprar los materia-
les necesarios y pagar los gastos de
Es un program de voluntarios y
tanto los directors de la junta como
los 63 instructors voluntarios ofre-
cen sus servicios altruisticamente
en beneficio de las comunidades a
que pertenecen.
En Rainbow City, son atendidos
277 niflos por 28 instructors volun-
tarios, bajo la direcci6n de las sefio-
ras Victoria Hunter y Savina Spal-
En Santa Cruz, nueve instructo-
res voluntarios atienden a 100 nifios,
dirigidos por las sefioras Lillian
Hinds y Caroline James.


Todos los zapatos de seguridad
se venderan con un 15 por ciento
de descuento de sus precious regula-
res, del 13 al 18 de abril, en los
almacenes de Balboa, Coco Solo,
Rainbow City y Gamboa.
Esta serfi una oportunidad para
ahorrar algo de dinero en calzados
de trabajo y de vestir, ademfis de
que uno cuidara de su seguridad.
Esta venta se verifica para darle
impulse al uso de calzados de se-

En Paraiso trabajan 15 instructo-
res voluntarios, atendiendo a 115
niflos, bajo la direcci6n de las sefio-
ras Elouise Clark y Myrtle Gordon.
En Pedro Miguel, 138 nifios son
atendidos por 11 instructors volun-
tarios, bajo la direcci6n de la Sra.
Muriel Burgess y la Srta. Gloria
Todos estos grupos trabajan bajo
la supervision de la Sra. Leonora
Prince quien es la coordinadora
del program, con el que ha estado
relacionada desde 1950.

Los XI Juegos Deportivos Cen-
troamericanos y del Caribe que aca-
ban de finalizar en Panama, ban de-
jado extenuados a muchos emplea-
dos del Canal de Panamat que soli-
citaron vacaciones para poder asis-
tir al nutrido program deportivo
que se iniciaba desde las 9 de la
mariana y finalizaba casi a la media-

Casi todos los que pidieron vaca-
ciones han retornado a sus labores,
entire ellos Sylvester Callender, Co-
ordinador de Relaciones de las Co-
munidades Latinoamericanas, quien
ha regresado contentisimo porque
PanamA gan6 la medalla de oro en
el baloncesto masculine.
. 0
Billy Lloyd, de Presupuesto y Ta-
rifas, estuvo varias veces en el Es-
tadio Revoluci6n, presenciando los
events de atletismo que alli se ce-
lebraron, especialmente cuando
tuvo lugar el decatl6n de los XI

Jos6 Corc6, de la Contraloria, no
se perdia un solo partido de balon-
cesto, especialmente cuando jugaba
el equipo masculine de Panama.
Siempre estaba en puesto reservado
y muv cerca de la cancha de juegos.
Lo hubieran visto gritando ]a noche
en que PanamA le gan6 a Cuba el

Ana D. Arenas, que labor en
Cuentas Generales de ]a Contralo-
ria hasta el dia de boy, contraerL
matrimonio pr6ximamente con Don
A. Leake. Anita residirf con su es-
poso en Fuerte Clayton y despu6s
estableceran su residencia en Ohio.
Nuestras felicitaciones para Anita.

Buck Canel, el famoso narrador
deportivo hermano del Subdirector
de Informaci6n del Canal de Pana-
ma, Victor G. Canel, parti6 hacia
Nueva York el lunes al mediodia,
despubs de cubrir para la Agencia

Un grupo de empleados del Canal, que ofrecieron vo-
luntariamente sus servicios como juices durante los
XI Juegos Centroamericanos y del Caribe, aparece en
un moment de descanso en el nuevo Estadio Revolu-
ci6n de la ciudad de Panamai. A la extrema derecha
aparece Carlota Gooden de Phillips, profesora de edu-
caci6n fisica en la Escuela Secundaria de Rainbow
City, mejor conocida como "La Bala Panameina" por
su calidad de gran velocista, durante la d6cada del 50

France Presse los 36 partidos de
beisbol. en los XI Juegos Deporti-
vos Centroamericanos v del Caribe.
Como el beisbol es su especialidad,
escogi6 ese deported. Es una hlstima
que su voz no haya sido escuchada
en alguna transmisidn por radio o
television de los juegos.

Hace algin tiempo, el padre de
un empleado del Canal de Panama
vino a visitar a su hijo en el Istmo.
Uno de los domingos que pas6 aqui
fue, en uni6n de otro micmbro de
la familiar, al Parque de Santa Ana
para presenciar un sorteo de la Lo-
teria Nacional de Beneficencia de
PanamA. Fue minn bien atendido
por Salustiano Chac6n, Director de
Relaciones Publicas de la Loteria,
al extreme de que lo nombr6 ob-
servador del sorteo. Corno bien dijo
Tano Chac6n por los altoparlantes
al piblico present, era la primer
vez que un ciudadano estadouni-
dense actuaba como observador en
un sorteo de la Loteria. Se trataba
de Charles R. Arnon, de Indianai-
polis, padre de Dennis C. Armon,
miembro de la Divisi6n de Policia
de la Zona del Canal.

Luz Reyes de Sedda, deportista
ciento por ciento durante sus anos
de estudiante y todavia fanatica de
los deportes, especialmente el ba-
loncesto, durante la celebraci6n de
los XI Juegos llevaba la cuenta de
c6mo iba cada uno de los events.
La puntuaci6n la sacaba hastai en
las millon6simas de unidad. Por algo
trabaja en la Contraloria.

Ram6n Reyes, hermano de la Sra.
de Sedda, gloria del baloncesto pa-
namefio y que represents a Panama
por filtima vez en las Olimpiadas
que tuvieron lugar en Mexico, en
1968, )a se ha retirado de la par-
ticipaci6n active, pero durante cs-
tos ultimos Juegos se le vio actuan-
do como anotador de baloncesto.

y que gan6 honors para PanamA en Mhxico y en Hel-
sinki. De izquierda a derecha aparecen: Charles Morris,
de la Direcci6n de Ingenicria y Construcci6n; Morris
Finkelstein, professor de educaci6n fisica en la Univcr-
sidad de la Zona del Canal; L. K. Brown, quien fuera
corridor olinpico de Jamaica y que vino para los jue-
gos; Richard Hollander, de l. Division de Esceulas;
Maener Huff, de la Contraloria del Canal, y la Sra.
Gooden de Phillips.

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Albert Liggett y su esposa, de California, a bordo de su queche

Pagina 4

Marzo 20, 1970

Un Matrimonio Completa

Viaje Alrededor del Orbe

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"Baccus" en el Club de Yates de Balboa
"Baccus" en el Club de Yates de Balboa.

SOficial Venezolano Hizo



Los envenenamientos accidenta- La Semana de Prevenci6n de
les dentro del hogar son causa de Envenenamientos sirve para sefia-
mis de 1.800 muertes al aio en los lar el problema de los envenena-
Estados Unidos. MAs de la mitad de mientos accidentales. Debe recorder
dichas muertes por envenenamien- a las personas encargadas del cui-
tos son de nifios de menos de 5 dado de nifios pequefos la existen-
afios de edad, a pesar de que este cia de muchos peligros dentro del
grupo s6lo constitute el 10 por hogar y que pueden Ilevar al enve-
ciento de la poblaci6n. No es de nenamientos de los nifios, y lo que
extrafiar que el Presidente de Es- es mas important, hacer que ac-
tados Unidos consider este proble- tuemos para evitar clue sucedan,
ma de tal magnitude como para pro- trayendo enfermedad y ain la
clamar una Semana de Prevenci6n muerte a nuestros pequefios. Una
de Envenenamientos, que estA sien- ida a contestar el telefono, a abrir
do observada desde el 15 al 21 de la puerta, o una medicine sin vigi-
marzo. lar durante una enfermedad, pue-
El peligro de envenenamientos den proporcionar el moment que
dentro del hogar ha aumentado debemos evitar para reducir los
grandemente durante los illtimos envenenamientos.
afios. No hace much tiempo, el Tenemos la fortune de contar en
kerosene, la potasa y la tintura de la Zona del Canal con un Centro
yodo comprendian la mayoria de las de Control de Envenenamientos
sustancias en el hogar que podrian muy eficiente, que opera las 24
ser fatales si se tragaban. Pero hoy, horas del dia, 7 dias a ]a semana,
especialmente en los iltimos ainos, siempre con medicos disponibles.
el hogar se ha visto invadido por El Centro de Control esta situado
una horda de products quimicos en el Hospital Gorgas. EstA bajo la
potencialmente dafiinos destinados supervision del Dr. Dan Hirschl,
a limpiar vestidos, dar brillo a la efe de los Servicios de Pediatria.
plata, ondular el cabello, limpiar Este centro esta afiliado al Centro
estufas y matar cucarachas y hier- Nacional de Control de Envene-
bas del jardin. Estas substancias se namientos y tiene una completisi-
consiguen en almacenes, abarrote- ma biblioteca de referencias que
rias y farmacias. La mayoria de los contiene los nombres e ingredients
padres de familiar mantienen la po- de centenares de drogas medicina-
tasa, el matarratas y los insecticides les y products que se consiguen
lejos del alcance de los niios, pero en el mercado.
no se dan cuenta de que hay peli-
gro en muchas variedades de puli- Si usted sospecha que un nifio,
dores de muebles, de blanqueado- o cualquier miembro de In familiar,
res, detergentes, limpiadores de ha ingerido cualquier substancia
pinturas y products parecidos. que pueda ser venenosa, debera
Al hablar de envenenamientos llamar a Balboa 2600 inmediata-
accidentales no se debe pasar por mente para pedir consejo profesio-
alto, los envenenamientos causados nal. Si usted puede, tenga el reci-
por drogas y otras medicines orde- piente a mano cuando llame al
nadas para el tratamiento de enfer- medico, o en caso de extrema ur-
medades. Una tercera parte de las gencia, ll6velo con usted al hospi-
muertes de nifios fue causada por tal. Ello aumenta la velocidad y
drogas tales como aspirina, barbi- eficiencia del equipo m6dico que
t6ricos, tranquilizantes, anfetaminas trate al paciente y disminuye gran-
(pildoras para dieta) y otras drogas demente el peligro de enfermedad
ordenadas por los m6dicos. Esas o muerte, si el paciente ha ingerido
drogas son prescritas ordinariamen- nna substancia venenosa.
te para otros miembros de la familiar La Direcci6n de Salubridad ha
y, por descuido, son ficilmente ac- preparado una hoja de informaci6n,
cesibles a nifios curiosos que fre- simple y fAcil de seguir, sobre c6mo
cuentemente las confunden con ca- evitar envenenamientos y c6mo ad-
ramelos. Para los niios son muy ministrar los debidos primeros auxi-
atractivas las pastillas y los liquidos los mientras Ilega el m6dico. Esta
de colors, ya que ellos obviamente hoja de informaci6n se puede pegar
no tienen gusto ni olfato pues dentro del botiquin en la casa. Se
comen y toman una cantidad de puede conseguir, tanto en ingl6s
cosas desagradables, desrle kcroseno como en espaliol sin costo alguno,
hasta de servicios higi6- en el Centro de Salubridad Publica
nice. de su vecindad.

Su Adiestramiento Aqui

El Capitan de Corbeta Jacob
Salas Romer (foto en la secci6n in-
glesa), ingeniero naval graduado del
Colegio Naval de Venezuela, en
Maiquetia, termin6 recientemente
1 mes de adiestramiento en admi-
nistraci6n de astilleros en la Zona
del Canal.
Recibi6 adiestramiento mientras
ejecutaba varias tareas en la Divi-
si6n Industrial, con el fin de desa-
rrollar su habilidad como superin-
tendente de producci6n y superin-
tendente de planeamiento.
El prop6sito principal del adies-
tramiento del CapitAn de Corbeta
Salas Romer en administraci6n de
astilleros es complementary los es-
fuerzos de los astilleros del gobier-
no de Venezuela por brindar man-
tenimiento a sus unidades navales y
a las demis embarcaciones de ese
Durante su adiestramiento aqui,
recibi6 instrucci6n en organizaci6n
de talleres, programs de trabajo,
predicci6n y balance de cantidad
de trabajo, progress de trabajo,
adiestramiento de empleados en
todos los niveles, planeamiento an-
ticipado, planeamiento actual, ad-
ministraci6n de finanzas, cAlculo de
costs, administraci6n de instalacio-
nes, disefio, seguridad industrial y
control de actividades efectuadas a
El Capitan de Corbeta Salas Ro-
mer, quien tambien es ingeniero
mecanico graduado de la Universi-
dad de Venezuela, en Caracas, es-
pera regresar a la Zona del Canal
en un future pr6ximo para inspec-
cionar el trabajo, cuando dos naves
venezolanas sean sometidas a com-

Premian a Tony...
(Viene de la pdgina 1)
Tony permanecio en la Hidro-
el6ctrica de Catiin, hasta que 31
afios despu6s se le traslad6 a la
plant generadora diesel de Agua
Clara, donde Ileva ya mas de 18
afios. Hombre de buen humor por
naturaleza, alguien le pregunt6 re-
cientemente si sabia limpiar gene-
radores. Contest: "Si no lo supiera
hacer ahora, ya seria muy tarde para
Siempre se ha distinguido por ser
persona en ]a que se puede confiar
y por lo bien que se ha llevado con
sus compafieros.
Piensa fijar su residencia en
Puerto Pil6n, pintoresca poblaci6n
de las afueras de Col6n, donde ya
tiene comprado su terreno.

Demasiadas esposas creen en la
ley y el orden-pero s6lo si ellas
imponen las leyes y los esposos obe-
decen las 6rdenes.

pleto reacondicionamiento en el
dique seco de la Divisi6n Industrial
en Mount Hope. Las embarcaciones
son un remolcador y un buque de
investigaci6n hidrogrAfica.

Fue la segunda vez para Albert
Liggett y su esposa, de California,
quienes transitaron por el Canal de
Panama la semana pasada a bordo
de su queche de vela Baccus, si-
guiendo un viaje alrededor del
Iniciaron su odisea de 3 afios en
marzo de 1967 cuando Ilegaron a
Crist6bal procedentes de Annapo-
lis, Maryland. Se detuvieron aqui
brevemente para abastecerse y lue-
go partieron hacia el Pacifico. Su
Ilegada a Crist6bal la semana pa-
sada marc la terminaci6n de un
viaje de circunvalaci6n del globo
y su segundo transito hacia el sur.
Liggett dijo que la embarcaci6n
de 47 pies se desempefi6 como un
campe6n en los tramos largos en el
mar y que gozaron tanto de todo
el viaje que espera que 61 y su es-
posa puedan hacerlo nuevamente.
Agrimensor en tierra, procedente de
Newport Beach, California, planea
regresar a trabajar cuando vuelva
dentro de alrededor de 1 mes.
El viaje alrededor del mundo les
llev6 desde Balboa a Nueva Zelan-
dia en donde pasaron 5 meses, el
OcBano Indico y luego alrededor de
Africa del Sur, a trav6s del Atlanti-


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Thcnico de Topograffa, NM-5 (Que no exceda 1 aio)._ $5.699.20 Ingenierfa P 1
La solicited debe ser sometida en el Formulario 443, SOLICITUD PARA TRASLADO. Debera
someterse una solicitud separada para cada categoria de empleo. Si hace solicitud para mas
de una posicidn, indique el orden de preferencia. Se indican los anuncios nuevos en letras
negritas. Los salaries indicados serdn aumentados a los ciudadanos de EE. UU. por medio del
diferencial apropiado ademas del factor impuesto cuando debe aplicarse. El simbolo 1 indica
que es necesario un examen escrito. El srmbolo indica que es una posicidn de seguridad
donde puede emplearse solamente ciudadanos estadounidenses. Mayor informacidn puede
obtenerse en el Ramo de Empleo y Utilizacidn de Empleados, tele'fonos 2-1221, 2-3618 o 3-1288.
No deben comunicarse directamente con los funcionarios de empleo.

co Sur hasta Brasil, por las Islas
del Caribe y de regreso a PanamA.
Despu6s de partir de Balboa, los
Liggett seguirAn por la costa hasta
California, haciendo escala en various
puertos de Amirica Central que
estAn en la ruta. Cuando llegaron
aqui estaban acompafiados por su
hermano y cufiada, quienes se les
unieron en Cartagena, Colombia.

ierres por

Los siguientes cierres por inven-
tario en Centros de Servicios Comu-
nales y Almacenes del Canal de Pa-
nama, han sido anunciados por la
Division de Abastos.
En el sector Pacifico, el Almac6n
de Paraiso permanecera cerrado
todo el dia martes 31 de marzo y
la Secci6n de Mercancia del Cen-
tro de Servicios Comunales de Pa-
raiso permanecerA cerrada hasta
aproximadamente las 10 a.m. el
mi6rcoles 1 de abril.
En el sector Atlantico, la Sec-
ci6n de Mercancia del Centro de
Servicios Comunales de Coco Solo
permanecera cerrada hasta aproxi-
madamente las 12 del dia el martes
31 de marzo. El Almacen de Coco
Solo permanecerl cerrado todo el
dia miercoles 19 de abril y el Super-
mercado de Coco Solo estara cerra-
do todo el dia jueves 2 de abril.

Todos los empleados tienen la
soluci6n de todos los problems,
pero ello es mientras no forman
parte de la administraci6n.

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