The Panama Canal spillway =

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The Panama Canal spillway = el Canal de Panamá spillway
Portion of title:
Parallel title:
Canal de Panamá Spillway
Issues for also have Spanish title:
Spillway del Canal de Panamá
Canal Zone
Panama Canal Company
United States -- Panama Canal Commission
United States
Place of Publication:
Balboa Hights, C.Z
Panama Canal
Creation Date:
February 27, 1976
Publication Date:
Biweekly[Jan. 6, 1984-1999]
Weekly[ FORMER <June 1966>-Dec. 23, 1983]
Physical Description:
37 v. : ill. ; 43 cm.


Subjects / Keywords:
Periodicals -- Canal Zone ( lcsh )
Periodicals -- Panama Canal (Panama) ( lcsh )
federal government publication ( marcgt )
periodical ( marcgt )
serial ( sobekcm )


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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The Panama

Uuake Victims
As word of the Guatemalan
earthquake reached the Isthmus,
Canal Zone residents rushed to
their closets, cupboards and check-
books and within days donated
items were turned over to church,
civic and fraternal organizations
for delivery to the quake victims.
By February 20, the Canal Zone
Chapter of the American Red Cross
had received $3,500 in donations
which included checks from the
Curundu Junior High School and
the 7th grade class of St. Mary's
School and many individuals. An-
other $1,100 had been collected
by the Salvation Army, $700 of
which had been contributed by the
Balboa High School Student Asso-
In addition to money, 6,300
pounds of food and clothing had
been shipped to Guatemala and
another 4,500 pounds was on hand.
Many schools took part in the
relief program with students bring-
ing a can, box or package of food
to school.
Students at Balboa High School
declared two "Fast Days" during
which students were encouraged to
donate their lunch money to the
Guatemalan relief effort. The re-
sult was the $700 contributed to
the Salvation Army.
Other organizations taking part
in the relief efforts were the Bal-
boa Union Church, Rainbow Girls,
American Legion, St. Mary's
Church, the Baptist Foreign Mis-
sion Board and the Navy League
of United States, Panama Council.
Many more groups made liberal
contributions to the disaster fund.
Among them were the International
Transportation Association; Natha-
niel J. Owen Post No. 3, Amer-
ican Legion, Catun; the "Pasabar-
cos" (Deckhands) of Balboa; Ba-
nana Stevedores Society No. 1;
and employees of the Corozal Post

Cadets from the Escuela Niu-
tica de PanamA will begin 8 weeks
of training with the Canal organi-
zation next week.
This is the third consecutive
year that nautical school cadets
have received this type of training
which emphasizes marine opera-
In 1974, 30 cadets underwent a
6-week training program and last
year 45 cadets completed 8 weeks
of training.
Lt. Cov. Richard L. Hunt will
welcome the cadets at Miraflores
Locks theater at 9 a.m., March 1.
Following a brief orientation by
Capt. D. A. Dertien, Marine Di-
rector, and other Canal officials,
the cadets will hear a talk on safety
and see a movie on the operations
of the waterway.
The cadets, divided into three
groups of 11 and one group of 12,
will receive training from units of
the Marine, Engineering and Con-
struction, and Transportation and
Terminals bureaus.
The program includes super-
vised deck and engineering room
watches aboard Panama Canal
floating equipment, training afloat,
basic firefighting, first aid, launch

Santa Cruz Nursery

Registration Opens
Registration of students at the
Santa Cruz Nursery opened last
Monday. Hours are from 9 a.m. to
3 p.m.
The registration fee is $6 for
each child. Tuition for each child
is $4 a month. Families having
more than one child in the nursery
will pay $3 for each child.
Classes will begin March 10 and
dependents of employees of the
civilian and military community
of the Canal Zone are eligible to
attend the nursery. The nursery is
sponsored by the United Way.
For additional information, call
56-6710 or 56-6866.

Canal Spillway

Friday, February 27, 1976

Vol. XIV, No. 31

il . Proposed Differential,

. . Wase Chanses Explained

Making a point during a discussion with cadets at the
Escuela NAutica de PanamA is Capt. A. L. Gallin,
Deputy Marine Director. Second left is Capt. Pablo
E. Duran, Jr., who heads the Nautical School's
advisory board. Captain Gallin and other representa-

9 Proposed changes in base rates
� of pay for U.S. Government em-
ployees in the Canal Zone and in
S eligibility for payment of tropical
Differential were revealed recently
by the Canal Zone Civilian Per-
sonnel Policy Coordinating Board.
The proposals, which if adopted
would affect employees of the Pan-
ama Canal, the Armed Forces and
other Canal Zone based U.S.
agencies, beginning July 1, were
submitted to labor organizations
February 17 by all Canal Zone

19 To Receive

Public Service

Awards Today
Nineteen individuals and groups
are being honored today at the
ie school prior Sixth Annual Panama Canal Public
ogram which Service Award ceremony at the
Marine, Engi- rotunda of the Administration
portation and Building in Balboa Heights.
The awards were established to
|d recognize Isthmian residents and
organizations for their efforts in
et assisting the Canal organization in
accomplishing its mission and to
iing show appreciation for voluntary
acts and services for improving the
and general Isthmian community.
Nominations for the awards are
Acting Port requested each year from Canal
ill coordinate top management, civic, labor, fra-
m assisted by temal, religious groups and other
,Marine Bu- Federal agencies in the Canal
Assistant. Zone. All nominations are reviewed
Sby the Incentive Awards Com-
tica de Pana-
ila, Panam mittee and recipients are then
tilla, Panama
ar course for named by the Governor.
ear course for
The awards are in the form of
stk and eng- a certificate including photographs
student body of the incumbent President of the
in from the
Sand othe United States and Governor of the
a and other
on. Canal Zone and are accompanied
by a gold, silver or bronze me-
Batista is in dallion.
Training Pro- The program today, scheduled
cool's advisory to begin at 11 a.m. calls for wel-
-apt. Pablo E. coming remarks and introductions
a 1960 grad- by Cordon M. Frick, Personnel
val Academy. Director, followed by the presen-
is Capt. An- station of awards by J. Patrick
Graduate of Conley, Executive Secretary, and
Academy. Acting Gov. Richard L. Hunt.

agencies. The Board is composed of
Assistant Secretary of the Army
for Civil Works Victor V. Veysey,
Chairman, Gov. H. R. Parfitt, and
Lt. Gen. D. P. McAuliffe, Com-
mander in Chief of the U.S. South-
ern Command.
Under the terms of the pro-
posal, rates of pay for positions at
grades NM-4 through NM-6 and
at MG-10 would be changed from
the United States pay base to the
Canal Zone pay base. Positions at
NM-1 through NM-3 and MG-1
through MG-9, currently under
the Canal Zone pay base, would
continue to be so. Security posi-
tions below the new cutoff would
be on the Canal Zone Pay Base.
The following grade levels and
above would be paid on the
United States pay base:'NM-7;
MG-11; ML-10; MS-10; CS-10;
FN-8; CF-4; and FS-4. In the case
of employees in the CS-10 and
above and CF-4 and above, the
move would be from Canal Zone
wage base to U.S. wage base.
Persons holding positions below
the new cutoff and who would be
placed on the Canal Zone wage
base would not suffer a reduction
in earnings. Instead, they would
be grandfathered with their wages
remaining at the current level
until general wage increases and
in-grade step increases pushed the
Canal Zone wage base up to the
level of the U.S. wage base. At
that time, they would again be
eligible for future general increases
and in-step raises.
The Panama Canal organiza-
tion, the largest employer of civ-
ilians in the Canal Zone, has at
present 2,193 employees who
would be changed from the U.S.
to the Canal Zone wage base. Of
this total, there are 1,488 Panama-
nians, 1,034 in the non-manual
category and 359, plus 95 appren-
tices in the manual category; and
656 U.S.-citizen employees, 401
non-manual and 226 manual, plus
78 apprentices.
Under the proposed changes, no
employee now entitled to tropical
differential would lose it. But no
new employee would receive it as
of July 1 unless recruited from the
United States, or its territories, or
unless hired from another U.S.
Government agency or a U.S. cit-
izen separated locally from the
United States military service,
without a break in service.
Canal Zone agencies involved
in the proposals will consult with
labor organizations until April 9
and will submit their findings to
the Board later that month. The
Board is scheduled tentatively to
meet May 4 to consider action on
the proposals.

Coco Solo Store Hours
To Be Changed Feb. 29
At the request of the Atlantic
side Civic Councils, the Coco Solo
Retail Store Complex operating
hours will be changed, effective
February 29. The complex will be
closed Sunday and Tuesday; it
will be open from 9:30 a.m. to
5:30 p.m., Monday, Wednesday
and Friday; and will be open from
12 to 8 p.m., Thursday and 9 a.m.
to 5 p.m., Saturday.

and engine repair
Canal operations.
Capt. R. F. Rowe
Captain, Balboa, w
the 2-month program
Douglas C. Schmidt
reau Administrative
The Escuela NAul
mAn, located in Pai
City, provides a 4-ye
merchant marine de
neerin'g officers. Its
includes young me
Republic of Panam
Latin American nati
Professor Emilio
charge of the Cadet
gram, and the schi
board is headed by C
Duran, Jr., who is
uate of the U.S. Na
The school's director
tonio Motta, a 1961
the Mexican Naval

'Wizard of Oz' Selected

For United Way Show

An Isthmus-wide search is on
for a girl, aged 12 to 15, to play
the lead role in the United Way
summer musical production of "The
Wizard of Oz."
This adaptation of the Broad-
way musical will bring the en-
chanting story of Dorothy and her
unforgettable friends to the Canal
Zone stage for the first time.
Dorothy is a little girl from
Kansas who dreams that a cyclone
carries her from her bed to Munch-
kinland where she meets the Scare-
crow, the Tin Woodman, and the
Cowardly Lion. The play is the
story of their adventures along the
yellow brick road to Emerald City
where, they have been told, they
will find the Wonderful Wizard of
Oz who will grant them what they
want most: Dorothy, to go home;
the lion, nerve; the tinman, a

heart; and the scarecrow, a brain.
It was the role of Dorothy in
the movie version of the play that
catapulted a young Judy Garland
to stardom.
The United Way selected "The
Wizard of Oz" for its bicentennial
production to give young people a
share in the excitement that comes
with taking part in a classic work
of theater.
The play, which will be pro-
duced and directed by Bruce
Quinn, has 22 speaking parts.
Quinn will also design the sets.
Words and music of the play's
many memorable songs, including
"Over the Rainbow" are by Harold
Arlen and E. Y. Harburg. L. Frank
Baum wrote the book.
Auditions will be held in June
and production is scheduled for

tives of the Canal organization visited th
to the start of an 8-week training pr
cadets will undergo with units of the N
neering and Construction, and Transr
Terminals bureaus.

Zone Community 3d Group of R.R C

Opens Hearts to To Begin Canal Train
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February 27, 1976

Alfred W. Anderson, clerk, Supply Division,
Atlantic side: 38 years 5 months 18 days.
Reinaldo Archihold, sales store checker,
Supply Division, Pacific side: 35 years
5 months 7 days.
Juan Benavides, liquid fuels wharfman, Ma-
rine Bunkering Division, Pacific side: 25
years 5 months 29 days.
Muriel C. Black, supervisory, General Supply
Assistant, Division of Storehouses, Pa-
cific side: 22 years 9 months 25 days.
John E. Borden, tool and cutter grinder,
Industrial Division, Atlantic side: 34 years
8 months 21 days.
William T. Boyland, pilot, Transit Opera-
tions Division, Atlantic side: 31' years
10 months 26 days.
Rupert S. Brown, maintenanceman, Mainte-
nance Division, Atlantic side: 36 years
1 month 21 days.
Sinclair D. Bruce, linehandler (deckhand),
Ports Division, Atlantic side: 33 years
10 months 13 days.
Clarence A. Butcher, linehandler (deckhand),
Ports Division, Atlantic side: 33 years
1 month 21 days.
Carlos Cardenas, stevedore, Terminals Di-
vision, Atlantic side: 23 years 1 month
11 days.
Jaime D. Ceballos M., linehandler, Ports
Division, Pacific side: 25 years 4 months
4 days.
Dennis E. Clarke, liquid fuels wharfman, Ma-
rine Bunkering Division, Atlantic side:
35 years 11 months 26 days.
Arrhond Connolly, guard, Canal Zone Mental
Health Center, Pacific side: 29 years
9 months 6 days.
Gladston A. Cooper, carpenter, Maintenance
Division, Atlantic side: 36 years 5 months
19 days.
Emiliano Cuadra, laborer, Community Serv-
ices Division, Atlantic side: 32 years
11 months 13 days.
William M. Deaton, pilot, Transit Opera-
tions Division, Atlantic side: 30 years
8 months 18 days.
Rudesindo Espinosa, telephone instrument
repairman, Electrical Division, Pacific
side: 31 years 5 months 25 days.
Lucio Figueroa, linehandler (deckhand), Ports
Division, Pacific side: 30 years 2 months
1 day.
Barbara H. Geoghegan, passenger rate as-
sistant, Administrative Services Division,
Pacific side: 16 years 6 months 5 days.
Hector Henningham, medical aid (ambulance),
Coco Solo Hospital, Atlantic side: 33 years
2 months 5 days.
Enid H. Henry, sales store checker, Supply
Division, Atlantic side: 36 years 1 month
21 days.
Guillermo Herman, cook, Gorgas Hospital,
Pacific side: 35 years 9 months 11 days.
Henry K. Johnstone, captain pilot, Transit
Operations Division, Pacific side: 25
years 1 month 13 days.
Cesar Ldpez D., stevedore, Terminals Divi-
sion, Atlantic side: 24 years 11 months
2 days.
Woodrow L. Lungrin, clerk, Ports Division,
Atlantic side: 25 years 10 months 24
William T. Lyons, marine administrative
officer (Training and Pilot Liaison), Tran-
sit Operations, Pacific side: 27 years
5 months 9 days.
Juan Martinez, stevedore, Terminals Divi-
sion, Atlantic side: 30 years 7 months
12 days.
Maurice A. McLean, teacher, Junior High,
Division of Schools, Atlantic side: 40
years 3 months 23 days.
Alfredo Morales, linehandler, Ports Division,
Pacific side: 26 years 8 months 2 days.
Lucas Morales, pest controller, Sanitation
Division, Atlantic side: 29 years 8 months
11 days.
Henry N. Murrell, laborer, Maintenance Di-
vision, Atlantic side: 35 years 6 months
23 days.
Karl T. Nehring, captain pilot, Transit Oper-
ations Division, Pacific side: 32 years
2 months 23 days.

Airmail Envelopes,

Stamps Can Be Used

For First-Class Rate

The Canal Zone Postal Service
announces that the public may con-
tinue to use 13-cent airmail stamps
and stamped airmail envelopes as
prepayment of the new first-class
letter rate. These letters will not
be considered short paid and as-
sessed postage due.
As a result of the merging of
first-class with airmail effective
January 10, 1976, all letters de-
posited in mail drops prepaid with
13-cent postage will be given air-
mail service to the United States,
its territories and possessions.

John W. O'Daniel, Jr., pilot, Transit Opera-
tions Division, Atlantic side: 25 years
3 months 23 days.
Kenneth S. Prichard, pilot, Transit Opera-
tions Division, Atlantic side: 30 years
4 months 28 days.
Aguedo Ramos, laborer, Supply Division, At-
lantic side: 34 years 9 months 17 days.
Juan Ramos I., stevedore, Terminals Divi-
sion, Pacific side: 16 years 4 months
25 days.
Rodney R. Robertson, pilot, Transit Opera-
tions Division, Atlantic side: 32 years
3 months 6 days.
Duldy R. Robinson, seaman tugs, Ports Di-
vision, Atlantic side: 34 years 11 months
12 days.
Larchan H. Robinson, captain, Motor Vessels,
Dredging Division, Pacific side: 16 years
5 months 19 days.
Kenneth P. Scanlon, machinist, Locks Divi-
sion, Pacific side: 31 years 10 months
10 days.
Cenin Sierra S., maintenanceman, Main-
tenance Division, Pacific side: 29 years
2 months 26 days.
Charles E. Small, janitor, Community Serv-
ices Division, Pacific side: 34 years
7 months 17 days.
Douglas S. Smith, maintenance general fore-
man, Locks Division, Atlantic side: 36
years 8 months 25 days.
Jorge Solano A., automotive equipment
serviceman, Motor Transportation Divi-
sion, Pacific side: 31 years 7 months
19 days.
Eulalio Sosa, animal caretaker, Division of
Veterinary Medicine, Atlantic side: 35
years 6 months 15 days.
Allan A. Spencer, pest controller foreman,
Division of Sanitation, Pacific side: 36
years 7 days.
Kenneth N. Sullivan, lock operations fore-
man, Locks Division, Pacific side: 37 years
1 month 25 days.
Marion E. Taake, crane operator, Locks Di-
vision, Atlantic side: 30 years 6 months
25 days.
Edwin Taylor, motor vehicle operator, Motor
Transportation Division, Pacific side: 32
years 11 months 20 days.
Adaljisa Tejeira, laundry worker, Supply Di-
vision, Pacific side: 32 years 1 month
11 days.
Gabriel C. Thom, linehandler, Terminals Di-
vision, Atlantic side: 33 years 5 months
14 days.
Joseph P. Thomas, meatcutter, C.Z. Mental
Health Center, Pacific side: 38 years
7 months 21 days.
Frank Thompson, messenger, Administrative
Services Division, Pacific side: 35 years
4 months 25 days.
John R. Thomson, hospital administrative
officer, Palo Seco Hospital, Pacific side:
36 years 4 months 10 days.
Hubert Tilley, winchman (Debris Control),
Dredging Division, Atlantic side: 29 years
4 months 12 days.
Laureano Torres, electrician helper, Locks
Division, Pacific side: 36 years 3 months
22 days.
Rufino Tutiven, stevedore, Terminals Divi-
sion, Atlantic side: 29 years 8 months.
Josi D. Urriola, linehandler, Locks Division,
Pacific side: 30 years 9 months 9 days.
Paul A. Uyeshiro, captain pilot, Transit
Operations Division, Pacific side: 30 years
9 months 6 days.
Ramdn Vald6s G., electronics mechanic,
Electrical Division, Pacific side: 13 years
8 days.
James A. Van Dyke, water treatment plant
operator, Maintenance Division, Pacific
side: 32 years 8 days.
Manuel H. Vence, equipment repairer, Main-
tenance Division, Pacific side: 35 years
7 months 22 days.
Ernest Verley, leader linehandler, Ports Di-
vision, Atlantic side: 36 years 2 days.
Rail Viquez A., motor launch operator, Ports
Division, Pacific side: 33 years 1 month
22 days.
Raymond A. Weeks, laborer, Community Serv-
ices Division, Atlantic side: 34 years
10 months 9 days.
William S. Wigg, Assistant Executive Sec-
retary, Office of the Executive Secretary,
Pacific side: 36 years 1 month 3 days.
Arthur T. Wilder, pilot, Transit Operations
Division, Atlantic side: 24 years 11
months 4 days.
Ruben A. Williams, linehandler (Lockman),
Locks Division, Pacific side: 16 years
6 months 10 days.
Travis A. Williams, captain pilot, Transit
Operations Division, Pacific side: 29 years
1 month 20 days.
William A. Woodcock, meatcutter, Supply
Division, Pacific side: 45 years 8 months
10 days.
Earl W. Wrenn, captain, Fire Division, At-
lantic side: 32 years 5 months 2 days.
Restrepo Wright, stevedore, Terminals Divi-
sion, Pacific side: 30 years 4 months
27 days.
Vernal Wright, cargo checker, Terminals Di-
vision, Pacific side: 30 years 7 months
8 days.
Ruby A. Wynter, bindery worker, Administra-
tive Services Division-Printing Plant, Pa-
cific side: 35 years 3 months 19 days.
Epifanio Zamora, laborer, Community Serv-
ices Division, Pacific side: 30 years 9
months 17 days.

People in the News

Just about everything important
that has happened to Dora Mc-
Ilhenny has happened during vaca-
tions. Or, as a proper English girl
would say, "on holiday."
Her parents met and married
while her mother was on holiday.
Dora met and married her hus-
hand while she was on holiday.
And she made the decision to
spend her life in the Canal Zone
while she was on holiday.
Ms. McIlhenny's father, an Eng-
lishman, was studying at the
Chicago Art Institute when he met
her mother, also from England,
who was visiting in Chicago.
They married and stayed in
Chicago for several years. And
when the family returned to Eng-
land there were two children, a
son and Dora, who was 6 months
Dora grew up and attended sec-
ondary schools and art school in
Berkshire County, about 20 miles
from London.
When World War II broke out,
she interrupted a budding career
as an artist to join the war effort
in an aircraft factory, where she
was taught to be a "draughts-
The war over, Ms. McIlhenny
decided it was time for fun and
adventure and that the best way
to find both was to do some travel-
ing. So she began to make plans
to visit an uncle who lived in
She never made it to Florida.
Aboard a ship heading for the
United States, the ship's purser,
David C. Mcllhenny, convinced
her to stay in New York City. Six
months later they were married.
McIlhenny continued to spend
most of his time at sea. So much
time, in fact, that his new wife
saw him only three times in the
next 2 years.
On one trip, while his ship was
docked preparing to transit the
Panama Canal, he called an old
friend who worked in the Canal
Zone. The friend, a pathologist at
Gorgas Hospital, invited Mc-
Ilhenny to dinner with other guests
including the Health Director.
A few weeks later, when he
returned to New York, McIlhenny

Julius Miller, active in numerous
civic organizations in Panama, has
been installed as Potentate of Abou
Saad Temple (Shriner). Miller, who
is employed as merchandise man-
ager of TagarOpulos, S.A., is a
Rotarian, a member of the advisory
board of the Salvation Army, the
board of the American Society in
Panama, the board of the Bella
Vista Children's Home, the Mason
Blue Lodge Montgomery No. 19
Pennsylvania and is a life member
of A&A Scottish Rite Balboa. A na-
tive of Philadelphia, Pa., Miller has
lived in Panama for more than 20
years. Abou Saad Temple includes
clubs in Colombia, Puerto Rico,
the Virgin Islands and Panama.

found a cable offering him a job
with the Health Bureau.
Dora, on holiday in England,
received a call from her husband
asking how she would like to live
in Panama.
She remembers every word of
her reply: "I don't care where we
go as long as we go together."
So the Mcllhennys came to the
Canal Zone in 1948, and he went
to work for the Health Bureau,
where he remained until he retired
in June 1973 as Administrator of
the Coco Solo Hospital.
Ms. McIlhenny was employed
by the Canal organization as a
part-time library assistant in 1952.
She became a full-time employee
in 1964 and was promoted to

Canal Zone Girl

Is Named to U.S.

College Who's Who
Amy Jo McConkey, daughter of
Rev. Clarence M. McConkey of
Balboa, has been named to the
1975-76 edition of "Who's Who
Among Students in American Col-
leges and Universities."
Ms. McConkey is a member of
the junior class at Ilollins College,
Va., where she is majoring in
psychological services. She is pres-
ident of the junior class.
"W\ho's Who" is a listing of the
campus leaders from more than
1,000 of the Nation's institutions
of higher learning. Published an-
nually since 1930, it carries only
the names of students who have
been outstanding both academi-
cally and in extracurricular activi-

branch librarian .the following
She is in charge of all activities
of the Cristobal Branch Library
and the Margarita, Gatun and
Gamboa circulating libraries. She
also has administrative supervision
over the school-community libraries
in the Rainbow City and Paraiso
Ms. McIlhenny is interested in
painting, reading, interior decorat-
ing, observing nature, traveling
and, occasionally, golfing. As to
clubs and organizations, she says
she leaves that to her "retired"
The Mellhennys have one son,
Dudley, who is married and lives
in New York City.

(On the basis of total Federal Service)

S40 Years
John R. Small
Assistant Retail Complex

Hubert J. Wilson
Motor Vehicle Operator
Kenneth A. Brown
Painter Foreman

Darnley S. Foster
Control House Clerk
Fitz G. Small

Panama Canal Spillway

Governor of the Canal Zone Lieutenant Governor Information Oficer
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Subscriptions cost S 1 for students and s(o6 for others. Ainnail subscriptions
cost S519 a year. Make checks pa;lalle to Panama Canal Company and
address to: (Chief, :\dministrati c Services Division, P.O. Box M,
Balboa Heights, C.Z.

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January Retirees
(Continued from last edition)

February 27, 1976

Page 3


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0II IEwings
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(Schedule subject to change without notice. (C) indicates color program.)

3:00-Sign-On News
3:05-Sesame Street
4:05-Bob Cummings
4:30-Science Screen Report (C)
(Series ends)
4:50-General Hospital
5:40-Three for the Money
6:00-Dateline (C)
6:40-The Reasoner Report
(Series ends)
8:00--Qu Pasa? (C)
8:05-Mary Tyler Moore (C)
8:30-Maude (C)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:20-Movie: "Against All Odds" (C)
10:50-The Late Show: "Whispering City"
10:00-Sign-On News
10:05-Cartoon Carnival (C)
11:50-Wyatt Earp
12:15-Auto Racing Film: "Watkins Glen
1965" (C)
12:40-NCAA Basketball: UCLA vs.
Washington (C)
2:15-The Daytona "500" Nascar Race (C)
3:30-NFL Special: "Big Game America" (C)
4:20-All-Star Wrestling
5:10-Greatest Sports Legends (C)
5:30-Washington Week in Review (C)
6:00-Weekend '76 (C)
6:15-Lloyd Bridges' Water World (C)
6:40-My Three Sons (C)
7:00-Saturday'Night Live With
Howard Cosell
7:55-Productions Unlimited (C)
8:10--Carol Burnett Show (C)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:15-Movie: "The Dirty Heroes" (C)
11:00-Creature Feature: "Killer With a
Silk Scarf" (Adult)
11:55-Sign-On News
12:00-Sacred Heart
12:15-NBA Basketball: L.A. vs. Washington
1:50-WCT Challenge Cup Tennis (C)
3:15-The Andy Williams Open Golf
Tournament -(C)
4:30-Issues and Answers (C)
5:00-Face the Nation (C)
5:25-President Ford's Press Conference (C)
6:00-Chronicle (C)
6:40-Wild Kingdom
7:05-Cher (C)
8:00-Qud Pasa? (C)
8:05-The Governor and J. 1.
8:30-All in the Family (C)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:15-Movie: "Operation Mad Ball"
11:00-The Tonight Show (C) (Adult)
3:00-Sij-On News
3:05-same Street
4:05-Bob Cummings

Beginning Friday,
BALBOA (Air-Conditioned)
Fri., 6:15, 7:55-Flipper (G)
Friday Owl Show, 10:00-Harper (SIT) (G)
Sat. Jr. Matinee, 10:00-Tarzan and the
Jungle Boy (G)
Sun. Jr. Matinee, 12:30-Three Guns for
Texas (G)
Sat.-Sun., 2:30, 6:10, 8:45-Mon.-Tues.,
6:10, 8:45-Funny Lady (PG)
Wed., 6:15, 10:30-American Graffiti (SIT)
8:15-The Sting (PG)
Thurs., 6:15, 8:15-Lucky Luciano (R)
Fri., 7:00-Sat., 7:30-The Dove (G)
Sat. Jr. Matinee, 2:00-Magic Boy (G)
Sun., 2:00, 6:15, 8:10-Mon., 7:30-Shark's
Treasure (SIT) (PG)
Tues.-Wed., 7:30-11 Harrowhouse (PG)
Thurs., 7:30-The Gambler (R)

Fri.-The Yearling (G)
Friday Owl Show, 10:00-Dracula Prince of
Darkness (PG)
Sat. Jr. Matinee, 2:00-The Little Prince (G)
Sat.-The Last Picture Show and There's a
Girl in My Soup (SIT) (R)
Sun. Jr. Matinee, 2:00-It's a Mad, Mad,
Mad, Mad World (SIT) (G)
Sun.-The Towering Inferno (PG)
Mon.-Bug (PG)
Tues.-Open Season (SIT) (R)
Sun.-Mon.-11 Harrowhouse (PG)
Tues.-Flipper (G)
Wed.-Dirty Mary and Crazy Larry (PG)

4:30-Beverly Hillbillies
4:55-General Hospital
5:15-Gentle Ben
5:40-Truth or Consequences
6:00-Dateline (C)
6:40-Let's Make a Deal
7:05-Ben Vareen-Comin' at Ya' (C)
(Series ends)
8:00--ue Pasa? (C)
8:05-Longstreet (C)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:20-Movie: "The Servant" (Adult)
11:15-Coronado 9

3:00-Sign-On News
3:05-Make a Wish
3:30-Electric Company
4:00-Bob Cummings
4:50-General Hospital
5:10-Musical Chairs
5:35-The Price Is Right
6:00-Dateline (C)
6:40-The French Chef
8:00--Qu Pasa? (C)
8:05-Information Special:
"The Best of 'Magazine' " (Adult)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:20-Movie: "Odongo"
10:45-Mike Douglas
3:00-Sign-On News
3:05-Sesame Street
4:05-Bob Cummings
4:55-General Hospital
5:15-Animal World
5:40-The $10,000 Pyramid
6:00-Dateline (C)
6:40-Name That Tune (C)
7:05-Good Times (C)
7:30-Monty Nash
8:00--lu Pasa? (C)
8:05-The Young Lawyers (C)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:20-Movie: "The World Was His Jury"
10:40-The Tonight Show

3:00-Sign-On News
3:05-Danny Thomas
3:30-Electric Company
4:00-Bob Cummings
4:25-Mayberry RFD
4:50-General Hospital
5:10-Can You Top This?
(Series ends)
5:35-Blank Check
6:00-Dateline (C)
6:40-The Newlywed Game
7:05-Tony Orlando and Dawn (C)
8:00--Qu Pasa? (C)
8:05-The World at War (C)
9:00-Focus on Today (C)
9:20-Information Special: "How To Say
'No' to a Rapist-And Survive" (C)
10:10-Merv Griffin
11:25-Golden Days of Television:
"Ann Southern" (1960)

February 27, 1976
Thurs.-The Biggest Bundle of Them All and
The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing (PG)

Fri.-Virginia City (SIT) (G)
Sat. Jr. Matinee, 2:00-The Bushbaby (G)
Sat.-Billy Jack (PG)
Sun. Jr. Matinee, 2:00-Cartoon Festival (G)
Sun.-Midnight Man (R)

Fri.-Herbie Rides Again (G)
Friday Owl Show, 9:30-The Legend of Hell
House (PG)
Sat. Jr. Matinee, 6:15-The World's Greatest
Athlete (G)
Sat., 8:15-One Little Indian (G)
Sun.-Return of the One-Armed Swordsman
and Legend of Nigger Charley (PG)
Tues.-Wed.-Jaws (PG)

Sun.-Mon.-Jaws (PG)
Wed.-Return of the One-Armed Swordsman
and Legend of Nigger Charley (PG)
"All night shows begin at 7:00 except as
shown. All shows are post meridiem time ex-
cept as shown. Program subject to change.
mitted. General audience. PG-Parental
guidance suggested, some material may
not be suited for preteenagers. R-Re-
stricted. Persons under 17 not admitted un-
less accompanied by parent or legal guard-
ian. X-Persons under 17 not admitted.
SIT-indicates Spanish Titles. BW-AII in
color unless listed.


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Peter Conover of the Ancon Elementary School pours
a soft drink for his classmate Kim Wagoner at the
bake and beverage sale the fifth and sixth grade
students held to raise funds for the Canal Zone Project
Windjammer 76, the community effort to get the

Canal Zone Sea Explorer schooner "Chief Aptakisic"
to participate in the Bicentennial observance in the
United States. Waiting their turns to make purchases
at left are Matthew Baker and Diane Stegman and
Patty Owens, on the right.

SS Cristobal Rates Use of Maiden Names, Ms.

Are Being Increased . Female

Effective with today's sailing of K or female employees
t1e cc! Iiaz..coD T -.-Cro-1ew --as

the SS Cristobal trom New Orleans,
Canal employees traveling at their
own expense will be eligible for
only one type rate. The rate pre-
viously offered "in lieu of home
leave" will be eliminated.
One-way single passenger fare
between New Orleans and Cris-
tobal will be increased from $80
to $135 for adults and from $40
to $67.50 for children under 12
years of age. The increases are
necessary to more adequately
recover operating costs.

Female employees of the Canal
organization now are authorized to
use their maiden names on Gov-
ernment records provided that they
use the name consistently on all
such records.
Also authorized is the use of the
prefix Ms. for female employees in
place of the traditional prefixes of
Miss or Mrs. The Panama Canal
Personnel Manual is being amended
to reflect these changes.
Employees desiring to take ad-
vantage of the changes should

Engineers To Sponsor direct their requests to the Per-

MTC Tour Tomorrow DuBois W. Andrews

In observance of National En-
gineers' Week, the Canal Zone
Society of Professional Engineers
will sponsor a briefing and tour of
the Marine Traffic Control System
tomorrow morning.
The briefing and slide presenta-
tion will begin at 10 a.m. in Room
204 at Canal Zone College, La
Boca. From 11 a.m. to 12 noon,
the group will tour the MTC sys-
tem facilities.
There will be no charge for the
briefing and tour, and participants
will be offered free coffee and
Those wishing to attend may
either make a reservation by call-
ing Frank Lee at 52-3421 today
or report to Canal Zone College,
Room 204, at 10 a.m. tomorrow.

Gorgas Hospital Plans
March Prenatal Lectures
Prospective parents are invited
to a series of prenatal lectures to
be held next month in Conference
Room No. 3, second floor, Section
O of Corgas Hospital.
The lectures will be presented
from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. on Wednes-
days, March 3, 10, 17 and 24. The
topics will be: medical care during
pregnancy; personal care during
pregnancy; labor and delivery (in-
cluding guided tour of the ward);
and preparation for the baby (in-
cluding formula preparation and
bathing the baby).

To Be Honored at

RCHS Class Reunion

The Rainbow City High School
class of 1956 will observe the 20th
anniversary of its graduation to-
morrow night with a dinner dance
at the Washington Hyatt Hotel in
Colon in honor of DuBois W. An-
drews, principal of the Paraiso
Junior-Senior High School.
Members of the class who now
reside in New York are expected
to attend the reunion, which will
begin at 9 p.m.
The main speaker for the even-
ing will be Wilfred Barrow, Spe-
cial Assistant to the Director of
the Transportation and Terminals

Professor DuBois W. Andrews

sonnel Records and Administrative
Branch of the Personnel Bureau.
Documentary evidence of the
maiden name, such as a copy of a
birth certificate, should accompany
all requests for use of the maiden
Panamanian-citizen employees
contemplating use of their maiden
names should keep in mind the
legal requirements of the Republic
of Panama. Problems may arise, for
example, with tax deductions and
employment certificates.
The Personnel Bureau empha-
sizes that the maiden name or the
Ms. prefix must be used con-
sistently on all records once the
decision has been made on the
Authorization to make the
changes resulted from a decision
of the Comptroller General of the
United States and later approved
by Cov. H. R. Parfitt.

Club Health Bureau

To Visit Anton for

its Annual Outing

The Club Health Bureau will
visit the picturesque town of Anton
in Code Province on its annual
outing, scheduled for Sunday,
March 14.
Located 81 miles west of Pan-
amna City, Anton is seldom visited
by tourists, although it has many
attractions and its church houses
the image of the "Cristo de Esqui-
Among the many activities
planned are dancing and sightsee-
ing tours. Guests are encouraged to
take their cameras, for which they
will find ample use in Anton.
A word of caution: town officials
have advised that no sort of gam-
bling will be permitted.
Invitations for the outing will bh
distributed beginning next week.
Music will be provided by the
Niles Brothers' "Super Discoteque,"
a well-known "Salsa and Soul"
recording group.

February 27, 1976


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Folkloric Dances

To Be Held Each

Sat. in March
The folkloric dance shows held
traditionally at Old Panama during
the dry season will be performed
every Saturday in March beginning
at 10 a.m.
The colorful presentations of
Panama's typical dances, spon-
sored by the Panama Tourist Bu-
reau and Kodak of Panama, will
be performed by the well-known
Conjunto Ritmos de Panamai, under
the direction of Professor Petita
Escobar. Music for the dances will
be provided by one of the finest
typical music groups in the country
directed by Professor Juan Jos6
Escobar. The dancers will make
their entrance and exit to the music
of Professor Frank Weber and his
carnival musicmakers.
The area where the perform-
ances are held, near the ruins of
the old Panama Cathedral, is a
beautiful setting for taking pho-
Although there are seating ac-
commodations for approximately
1,000 persons, it is necessary to
arrive early for a good seat due
to the popularity of the shows.
Shows start promptly at 10 a.m.
and last an hour.

CJHS 'Youth Creates'

Slated for March 13
Curundu Junior High School will
present its seventh annual Youth
Creates program at 7 p.m.,
March 13, in the school's cafeto-
rium. The public is admitted free
of charge.
The theme of this year's event
is "1776-1976: Foundation for the
Future" and will feature a wide
variety of displays, exhibits and
demonstrations ranging from old
bottles and frontier homemaking
skills to an assembly line and the
making of a geodesic dome.
Curundu's National Junior Honor
Society and Student Association
Government have joined forces to
speak on problems facing modern
society such as the population ex-
plosion, the world's food supplies
and pollution.

Upper mobility was the subject recently when Jackie
Comola, left of chart, and Diane Robinette, briefed
the Women's Advisory Council. The two Civil Service
Commission training consultants were contracted by
the Canal organization to develop an Upper Mobility
Program tailored to the needs of this agency. At the
end of their 2-week working visit to the Canal Zone,
they briefed the Governor, Lieutenant Governor and

British Residents

Urged To Resister

With Their Embassy

The British Embassy reminds all
British residents in Panama that it
is in their interest to register their
names and addresses with the Con-
sular Section of the Embassy, or,
for residents on the Atlantic side,
with the British Consulate in
Colon, and to re-register at the
beginning of each year.
Any person who has not yet
registered for 1976 is asked to do
so as soon as possible. Evidence
of identification and British pass-
port, if held, should be produced
when registering.
The offices of the Consular Sec-
tion of the Embassy are on the
fifth floor of the Chase Manhattan
Bank Building opposite the El
Panama Hotel. Office hours are
from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Mon-
days to Fridays.
The Consulate in Colon is on
9th and Front Street, Edificio El
Rey, office No. 9, and is open from
8:30 a.m. to 12 noon and from
1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m., Mondays to

Bruce Quinn

As Best Set
Bruce Quinn, Special Assistant
to the Governor-President for Equal
Opportunity, and a leading figure
in Isthmian theatrical activities,
has received the "Buho de Oro"
award as the best set designer in
1975. Quinn also received the 1974
Buho award for designing the set
for the Panama production of
"Night of the Iguana."

Okla. U. Coordinator
To Hold Meetings Here
Dr. Wayne Rowe, Coordinator
of the University of Oklahoma's
Advanced Program's degrees in
education-guidance, and counsel-
ing and educational psychology,
will visit the Canal Zone March
He will have details for the new
Master of Education Degree in
educational psychology. Persons
interested in the education classes
or the entire Master Degree pro-
gram are invited to attend one of
the following meetings: 7:30 p.m.,
March 2, University of Oklahoma
Room, Building 95, Fort Clayton;
or 7:30 p.m., March 4, Fort Davis
Education Center, Building 32.

Wins Award

This year's award to Quinn is
for his designing the set for "Man
of La Mancha" which was pre-
sented in Panama under the
sponsorship of DEXA, Panama Uni-
versity's Department of Artistic
Expression, and Tabacalera Istme-
hia. In addition to designing the
set, Quinn directed the Spanish-
language production of "Man of
La Mancha" which was presented
at Panama's National Theater the
past September.
As instructor of drama at Canal
Zone College, Quinn is currently
directing the production of "Okla-
homa!", the college's bicentennial
event, scheduled to open in April.
He also is designing the costumes
and set for the production of "La
Cucarachita Mandinga" to be pre-
sented by DEXA in April at the
National Theater.
Quinn directed the recent pag-
eant for the Boy Scouts of Amer-
ica in Festival U.S.A., the Canal
Zone Council's salute to the bi-
centennial, and he is scheduled to
direct and produce the United
Way production of "The Wizard
of Oz" to be presented in August.

Liberal Leave

Policy Okayed

For Carnival

Acting Gov. Richard L. Hunt
has announced a liberal leave
policy will be in effect during the
Panama Carnival to allow em-
ployees of the Canal organization
to take part in the festivities.
Employees whose services can
be spared during this period may
be excused from their regular work
activities with the usual charge to
annual leave.
Carnival begins on Friday Feb-
ruary 27, with the crowning of
the queen and ends early Wednes-
day morning, March 3, with the
"burying of the fish." Sunday is
Pollera Day, Monday is the Day
of the Comparsas and the high-
light of activities comes on Tues-
day with the Carnival parade.
The parade will begin at 2 p.m.
at the intersection of Via Espafia
and Via Argentina. It will con-
tinue along Via Espafia and Cen-
tral Avenue until it reaches the
intersection of A Street (150 feet
before the Lottery Building), then
turn left into B Avenue. It will
continue on B Avenue until it
intersects with Balboa Avenue,
then will follow Balboa Avenue as
far as the Metro Theater where
the Parade will end.

Storehouse Inventory
The Division of Storehouses an-
nounces that Section I will be
closed on Saturdays effective to-
morrow. Lumber, paint, and similar
items will be available for cus-
tomer sales 5 days a week from
7 to 11 a.m. and from 11:30 a.m.
to 3:30 p.m.

Recitals Announced
The Canal Zone USO-Jewish
Community and Armed Forces
Center, Inc. will present two re-
citals by Emilio Osta, interna-
tionally renowned pianist, on
March 4 and 7.
Each performance will begin
promptly at 7:30 p.m. Reservations
for the recitals may be obtained
by calling the USO-J at 52-5972.


In-Service Employee Transfer-Vacancy Bulletin
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for appointment without regard to race,
religion, color, national origin, sex, age, partisan political affiliation, or any other non-merit

Clerk-Typist NM-31 (Bilingual) ----$5,116.80
Clerk-Typist NM-31 ____---------$5,116.80
Dental Officer NM-12 (On call) -- ---$18,428.80
Fire Sergeant Class 4, Subclass (a) � (Driver's license
required) (Shift work required) - --$15,142.40
Guard NM-3 .--- --- ------- ----- $5,116.80
Maintenance Worker MG-7 ----------$2.67
Medical Officer (General Practice) NM-12/13
(On call) --- --- $23,504.00/$26,624.00
Nurse/Clinical Nurse NM-5/7
(Shift work required). --- ---$8,694.40/$10,691.20
Telephone Mechanic MG-11 (Four-year apprenticeship in the
trade or equivalent and one year experience in maintenance
and installation of central office equipment or similar
switching systems of equal complexity required) _---- $6.22
Time and Leave Clerk (Typing) NM-31 (Part-time
NTE 20 hours)..______----------- ------ $2.46

Clerk-Typist NM-31 (NTE 1 year). -
Clerk-Typist NM-31 (NTE 6 months)
(Part-time NTE 30 hours).---
Laborer MG-3 (NTE 1 year) (Swimming ability required)
Medical Officer (Pediatrics) NM-14
(NTE 1 year) (Intermittent) - ---

Bureau Lo- Va-
or ca- can-
Division tion cies
Ports P 1
Vet. Med. P 1
Coco Solo Hos. A 1
Fire A-P 1-1
Canal Prot. A 4
Mental H.C. P 1
Coco Solo Hos. A 1



Adm. Serv.

$5,116.80 Storehouses
$5,116.80 Com. Serv.
.- $2.23 Dredging
$28,454.40 Gorgas Hos.

A-P 1-1

P 1
P 1
P 1

Colonial attired members of the Canal Zone Council,
Boy Scouts of America, appear in one scene depicting
the highlights of U.S. history during Saturday's bi-
centennial pageant held in Balboa Stadium as part
of the 2-day Scout-O-Rama. The Air Force Band
provided the music for the colorful pageant, which

was followed by a fireworks display. The Scout-O-
Rama was officially inaugurated after a parade in
Balboa that featured various units from the Canal
Zone Council, International Boy Scouts, Panamanian
Scouts, Armed Forces bands and the Panama Bom-
beros hand.

Application must be submitted on Form 443, APPLICATION FOR TRANSFER, no later than
seven (7) calendar days from the date of this publication. A separate application must be
submitted for each job listed. The base rates shown will be increased for U.S. citizens by the
appropriate differential plus a tax factor where applicable. 1 Indicates written test requirement.
SSignifies a security position to be filled only by a U.S. citizen. Qualifications standards may
be reviewed at the Employment and Placement Branch, Building 366, Ancon, or Building 1105,
Cristobal. Further information may be obtained from the Employment and Placement Branch,
telephone 52-7996, 52-7501, or 43-1288. Employing officials should not be contacted directly.
o Subject to reclassification as Worker Trainee MG-1/NM-1. Employees presently in the
Worker Trainee Program may apply for reassignment within the program.

Personnel Director on the Upward Mobility Program
they have recommended for implementation in the
Canal organization. From left, standing are: Valerie
Boughner, Maria Brown, Ana M. Wakeland, Ms.
Comola, Ms. Robinette, Sara ChAvez, Ray Dymond.
Seated, from left, are: Norita Scott, Sara Jane Snyder,
Consuelo Baker and Elvira Arias.

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Mc.s de 60 Afios al Servicio del Comnercio Mundial

Spillway del Canal de Panama

Vol. XIV, No. 31 Viernes 27 de Febrero de 1976

Aclaran Posibles Cambios

En Diferencial y Sueldos

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El CapitAn A. L. Gallin, Subdirector de Marina,
aparece haciendo una explicaci6n durante una discu-
si6n que sostuvo con cadetes de la Escuela NAutica
de PanamA. Segundo desde la izquierda, estA el
CapitAn Pablo E. DurAn, Jr., president del consejo
asesor de la Escuela Nautica. El Capitan Gallin y

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otros representantes de la empresa del Canal visitar,
la escuela antes del inicio de un program de adi<
tramiento de 8 semanas a que seran sometidos 1
cadetes en unidades de las direcciones de Marir
de Ingenieria y Construcci6n y de Transporte

Los Residentes Iniciaran Adiestramiento

Dan Ayuda a

Apenas se tuvo noticia aqui del
terremoto de Guatemala, los resi-
dentes de la Zona del Canal co-
rrieron a sus roperos y a sus
alacenas y tambi6n sacaron sus li-
bretas de cheques y a los pocos
dias, muchos articulos eran entre-
gados a organismos religiosos, civi-
cos y fraternales para que se
encargaran de hacerlos llegar a las
victims del terremoto.
Para el 20 de febrero, el Capi-
tulo de la Zona del Canal de la
Cruz Roja Americana habia reci-
bido $3,500 en donaciones en efec-
tivo en las que se incluian cheques
del Primer Ciclo de Curundli y
del 79 grado de la Escuela de
Santa Maria. Otros $1,100 se ha-
bian recibido del Ej6rcito de Sal-
vaci6n, cantidad en la que se
incluia un cheque por $700 donado
por la Asociaci6n de Estudiantes
de la Secundaria de Balboa.
Ademas del efectivo, se envia-
ron a Guatemala 6,300 libras de
alimentos y ropa y habia otras
4,500 libras para enviarse.
Muchas escuelas tomaron part
en el program de ayuda, pues los
ninos train a la escuela una lata,
caja o paquete de comida.
Los estudiantes de la Secundaria
de Balboa declararon dos "Dias de
Ayuno" durante los cuales los es-
tudiantes fueron exhortados a do-
nar el dinero de su almuerzo para
la Ayuda a Guatemala. El resul-
tado fueron los $700 entregados al
Ejrcito de Salvaci6n.
Otros organisms que tomaron
parte en el esfuerzo son la Iglesia
Uni6n de Balboa, las Muchachas
"Rainbow", la Legi6n Americana,
la Iglesia de Santa Maria, la Jun-
ta de Misiones Bautistas en el Ex-
tranjero y la Liga de la Armada
de Estados Unidos.
Otros grupos hicieron contribu-
ciones liberals al fondo de ayuda.
Entre ellos, la Asociaci6n Nacional
de Transporte; el Puesto Nathaniel
J. Owen N9 3 de la Legi6n Ame-
ricana, en Gatiun; los "Pasabarcos"
de Balboa, la Sociedad N9 1 de
Estibadores de Bananas y los em-
pleados del "Post Exchange" de

Otros Cadetes Panamenios

Cadetes de la Escuela NAutica
de PanamA comenzarin 8 semanas
de adiestramiento dentro de la em-
presa del Canal la semana pr6xima.
Este es el tercer afio consecutive
en que cadetes de esa escuela nAu-
tica reciben este tipo de adiestra-
miento, que hace enfasis en las
operaciones marinas.
En 1974, 30 cadetes fueron so-
metidos a 6 semanas de adiestra-
miento y el afio pasado, 45 cadets
terminaron un program semejante
de 8 semanas de duraci6n.
El Vicegobernador Richard L.
Hunt darA la bienvenida a los ca-
detes en el teatro de las Esclusas
de Miraflores a las 9 a.m. del 19 de
marzo. DespuBs de una corta charla
de orientaci6n por el CapitAn D. A.
Dertien, Director de Marina, y
otros funcionarios del Canal, los
cadets escucharan una charla so-
bre seguridad y veran una pelicula
sobre la via interoceAnica.
Los cadetes, divididos en tres
grupos de 11 y un grupo de 12,
recibirAn adiestramiento en uni-
dades de las direcciones de Mari-
na, de Ingenieria y Construcci6n
y de Transporte y Terminales.
El program incluye guardias
supervisadas de cubierta y de cuar-
to de mAquina, a bordo de equipo
flotante, adiestramiento a bordo,
operaciones de carga y aprovisio-

Guarderia de S. Cruz

Inicia sus Matriculas
Desde el pasado lunes 23 de
febrero, de 9 a.m. a 3 p.m. se
estan efectuando las matriculas en
la Guarderia Infantil de Santa
La director, Vilma Hinds, ha
informado que el costo de la ma-
tricula es de $6 por nifio y que se
deberi pagar una mensualidad de
$4, pero en el caso de que una
misma familiar tenga mas de un
nifio en la guarderia, tan s61o pa-
garti $3 por nifio. Las classes co-
menzarAn el 10 de marzo y son
elegibles todos los nilios depen-
dientes de empleados civiles y
militarcs de la Zona del Canal.
Para mayor informaci6n Ilamar
a la director al 56-6866.

namiento de combustibles, lucha
bAsica contra incendios, reparaci6n
de lanchas y de maquinas y ope-
raciones del Canal.
El Capitan Interino del Puerto
de Balboa, R. F. Rowe, coordinara
el program de 2 meses con la
ayuda de Douglas C. Schmidt,
Ayudante Administrativo de la
Direcci6n de Marina.
La Escuela NAutica de PanamA
proporciona un curso de 4 afios
para oficiales de cubierta y de mi-
quinas en la marina mercante.
El Profesor Emilio Batista esta
a cargo del Programa de Adies-
tramiento de Cadetes y la junta
asesora de la escuela esta presidi-
da por el Capitan Pablo E. Du-
ran, Jr., graduado en 1960 en la
Academia Naval de los Estados
Unidos. El director de la escuela
es el Capitan Antonio Motta, gra-
duado en 1961 en la Academia
Naval de M6xico.

'El Mago de Oz' Sera

La Obra de Senda Unida

Por todo el Istmo se estA bus-
cando una nifia de 12 a 15 afios
de edad, para que interpreted el
papel principal de "El Mago de
Oz" que serA la producci6n mu-
sical de verano de Senda Unida
de la Zona del Canal.
Esta adaptaci6n de la obra mu-
sical que triunf6 en Broadway, trae-
ra la encantadora historic de Doro-
thy y sus inolvidables amigos a
las tablas de la Zona del Canal
por primera vez.
Dorothy es la niimita de Kansas
que suefia que un cicl6n la saca de
su cama y la lleva al Reino de
Munchkin, donde se encuentra con
el EspantapAiaros, el Hombre de
Lata y con el Le6n Cobarde. La
obra cuenta la historic de sus aven-
turas a lo largo del camino de la-
drillos amarillos que los Ileva a la
la Ciudad Esmeralda donde, so les
ha dicho, encontraran al Maravi-
Iloso Mago de Oz que les otorgara
lo que ellos deseen: a Dorothy, el
poder regresar a su casa; al le6n,

valor; al hombre de lata, un cora-
z6n y un cerebro para el espan-
Fue el papel de Dorothy, en la
pelicula basada en esta obra, lo
que llev6 al estrellato a la joven
Judy Garland.
Senda Unida escogi6 el Mago
de Oz como su producci6n del
bicentenario para proporcionar a
los j6venes una parte del entusias-
mo que se siente cuando se parti-
cipa en una obra clhsica de teatro.
La obra, que sera producida y
dirigida por Bruce Quinn, require
22 personajes que hablan. Quinn
disefiarA tambi6n el scenario.
La Ictra y la muisica de las mu-
chas e inolvidables canciones de la
obra, centre ellas "Por Sobre el
Arco Iris", son originales de Harold
Arlen y E. Y. Harburg. El libreto
es original de L. Frank Baum.
Las audiciones serin en junio y
la producci6n estal programada
para agosto.

La Junta Coordinadora de Nor-
mas de Personal Civil revel6 cam-
bios que se proponen en las tarifas
bisicas de salario para los em-
pleados del Gobiemo de Estados
Unidos en la Zona del Canal y en
la elegibilidad para el pago del
diferencial tropical.
Dichos cambios, que de ser adop-
tados afectarian a los empleados
del Canal de PanamA, de las Fuer-
zas Armadas y de otras agencies de
Estados Unidos establecidas en la
Zona del Canal, a partir del 19 de
julio, fueron transmitidas a los or-

Dan Premio Hoy

A 19 por Servir

Diecinueve individuos y grupos
serAn honrados hoy en la Sexta
Ceremonia Anual de Entrega de
Premios por Servicio Plblico del
Canal de Panam4, en la rotonda
del Edificio de Administraci6n.
Estos premios fueron estableci-
dos para reconocer a los residen-
tes y organismos locales sus es-
fuerzos en ayudar a la empresa del
Canal a cumplir su misi6n y a
mostrar agradecimiento por actos
y servicios voluntarios dirigidos a
mejorar la comunidad del Istmo.
Todos los afios se solicitan postu-
laciones para los premios a las
principles entidades administrati-
vas del Canal, a organismos civi-
cos, sindicales, fraternales, religio-
sos y a otras agencies Federales
que operan aqui. Todas las pos-
tulaciones son examinadas por el
Comiti de Premios de Estimulo y
despues el Gobemador nombra a
los que serAn premiados.
Los premios consistent en un cer-
tificado que tiene las fotografias
del Presidente en ejercicio de los
Estados Unidos y del Gobernador
de la Zona del Canal. Va acom-
pafiado de un medall6n de oro,
de plata o de bronce.
El program de hoy, que deberA
comenzar a las 11 a.m. se iniciarA
con palabras de bienvenida y pre-
sentaciones por Gordon M. Frick,
Director de Personal, seguido de
la entrega de los premios j( cargo
de J. Patrick Conley, Secretario
Ejecutivo y del Gobernador Inte-
rino, Richard L. Hunt.

ganismos sindicales el martes por
todas las agencies de la Zona del
Canal. La Junta esti integrada por
el Subsecretario del Ej6rcito para
Trabajos Civiles Victor V. Veysey,
president, el Gobernador H. R.
Parfitt y el Teniente General D. P.
McAuliffe, Comandante en Jefe del
Comando Sur.
De acuerdo con los t6rminos de
la propuesta, las tarifas de salario
para las posiciones que estan en
los grades de NM-4 a NM-6 y las
que estan en MG-10 cambiarian
del salario basico de Estados Uni-
dos al salario bAsico de la Zona del
Canal. Las posiciones de NM-1 a
NM-3 y de MG-1 a MG-9, que
actualmente estin bajo el salario
basico de la Zona del Canal, con-
tinuarin inalteradas. Las posicio-
nes de seguridad debajo del nivel
NM-7 y MG-11 quedarian bajo el
salario bAsico de la Zona del Canal.
Los siguientes niveles de'grado y
los superiores serian pagados de
acuerdo con el salario bAsico de los
Estados Unidos: NM-7; MG-11;
ML-10; CS-10; FN-8; CF-4 y
FS-4. En el caso de los empleados
en el grado CS-10 y superiors y
en el grado CF-4 y superiores, el
cambio seria a la inverse, del sala-
rio bAsico de la Zona del Canal al
de los Estados Unidos.
Las personas que desempefian
posiciones por debajo del nuevo
nivel de separaci6n y que serin
colocadas bajo el salario bisico de
la Zona del Canal no sufrirAn re-
ducci6n alguna en sus salaries. En
vez, sus salaries serin congelados,
permaneciendo en el actual nivel
hasta que los aumentos generals
de salaries y los aumentos de esca-
16n dentro del grado empuien el
salario basico de la Zona del Canal
hasta el nivel del salario bisico de
los Estados Unidos. Entonces serin
elegibles nuevamente para futures
aumentos generals y de escal6n
dentro del grado.
La empresa del Canal que es la
mayor fuente de trabajo para civi-
les en la Zona, tiene actualmente
2,193 empleados que cambiarin
del salario bAsico de Estados Uni-
dos al de la Zona del Canal. De
este total, hay 1,488 panameios:
1,034 en la categoria no manual y
359 mas 95 aprendices, en la ca-
tegoria manual. Hay 656 emplea-
dos norteamericanos, de los cuales
401 son no manuales y 226 ma-
nuales mas 78 aprendices.
De acuerdo con los cambios que
se proponen, ninguin empleado que
actualmente tiene derecho a dife-
rencial tropical lo perderA. Pero
ningin empleado nuevo lo recibira
a partir del 19 de julio, a no ser
que haya sido reclutado en otra
agencia del Gobierno de Estados
Unidos o un ciudadano norteame-
ricano que se separe localmente
del servicio military sin haber inte-
rrumpido dicho servicio.
Las agencies envueltas en las
propuestas consultarin con los or-
ganismos sindicales hasta el 9 de
abril y presentarAn sus puntos de
vista a la Junta durante el mes.
La Junta, tentativamente, ha pro-
gramado reunirse el 4 de mayo
para considerar la acci6n que to-
mara sobre las propuestas.

El 29 Cambian Horas en
Almacin de Coco Solo
A solicited de los Consejos Ci-
vicos del Atlintico, a partir del
29 de febrero cambiarin las horas
del Complejo de Almaccnes de
Coco Solo. Cerrarni los domingos
y martes; abrirat de 9:30 a.m. a
5:30 p.m., los lunes, midrcolcs y
vicrnes; los jueves abrirar de 12
del dia a 8 p.m. y los sAbados, de
9 a.m. a 5 p.m.


Febrero 27, 1976

Alfred W. Anderson, oficinista, Divisi6n de
Abastos, sector Atl6ntico: 38 aios, 5
meses, 18 dias.
Reinaldo Archibold, cajero de almacen, Divi-
si6n de Abastos, sector Pacifico: 35 anos,
5 meses, 7 dias.
Muriel C. Black, subjefe ayudante general
de abastos, Divisi6n de Almacenes, sector
Pacifico: 22 aios, 9 meses, 25 dias.
Juan Benavides, despachador subalterno de
combustibles liquidos (muelles), Divisi6n
de Suministro de Combustibles, sector
Pacifico: 25 anos, 5 meses, 29 dias.
John E. Borden, amolador de herramientas
y cortadoras, Divisi6n Industrial, sector
Atlantico: 34 aios, 8 meses, 21 dias.
William T. Boyland, practice, Divisi6n de
Operaciones de Transito, sector Atlintico:
31 anos, 10 meses, 26 dias.
Rupert S. Brown, encargado de manteni-
miento, Divisi6n de Mantenimiento, sec-
tor Atlantico: 36 afos, 1 mes, 21 dias.
Sinclair D. Bruce, pasabarcos, Divisi6n de
Puertos, sector Atlintico: 33 aios, 10
meses, 13 dias.
Clarence A. Butcher, pasabarcos, Divisi6n
de Puertos, sector Atlan:ico: 33 aios,
1 mes, 21 dias.
Carlos Cardenas, estibador, Division de Ter-
minales, sector Atlontico: 23 afios, 1
mes, 11 dias.
Jaime D. Cehallos M., pasacables, Divisi6n
de Puertos, sector Pacifico: 25 anios, 4
meses, 4 dias.
Dennis E. Clarke, despachador subalterno
de combustibles liquidos (muelles), Divi-
si6n de Suministro de Combustible, sector
Atllntico: 35 aios, 11 meses, 26 dias.
Arrbond Connolly, guardia, Centro de Salu-
bridad Mental de la Zona del Canal, sec-
tor Pacifico: 29 aios, 9 meses, 6 dias.
Gladstone A. Cooper, carpintero, Divisi6n
de Mantenimiento, sector Atlantico: 36
aios, 5 meses, 19 dias.
Emiliano Cuadra, obrero, Divisi6n de Ser-
vicios Comunales, sector Atlantico: 32
aios, 11 meses, 13 dfas.
Wiliam M. Deaton, practice, Divisi6n de
Operaciones de Transito, sector Atlantico:
30 aios, 8 meses, 18 dias.
Rudesindo Espinosa, reparador de instru-
mentos telef6nicos, Divisi6n de Electrici-
dad, sector Pacifico: 31 aios, 5 meses,
25 dias.
Lucio Figueroa, pasabarcos, Divisi6n de
Puertos, sector Pacifico: 30 afios, 2 me-
ses, 1 dia.
Barbara Geoghegan, ayudante, tarifas de pa-
sajeros, Divisi6n de Servicios Administra-
tivos, sector Pacifico: 16 aiios, 6 meses,
5 dias.
Hdctor Hanningham, auxiliar mddico (ambu-
lancia), Hospital Coco Solo, sector Atlin-
tico: 33 aios, 2 meses, 5 dias.
Guillermo Herman, cocinero, Hospital Gor-
gas, sector Pacifico: 35 aios, 9 meses,
11 dias.
Sra. Enid H. Henry, cajera de almacen, Divi-
si6n de Abastos, sector Atlantico: 36 ainos,
1 mes, 21 dias.
Henry K. Johnstone, capitan practice, Divi-
si6n de Operaciones de Transito, sector
Pacifico: 23 ailos, 1 mes, 13 dias.
Cdsar Ldpez 0., estibador, Divisidn de Ter-
minales, sector Atlantico: 24 aios, 11
meses, 2 dias.
Woodrow L. Lungrin, oficinista, Divisidn de
Puertos, sector Atlantico: 23 aios, 10
meses, 24 dias.
William T. Lyons, funcionario niutico ad-
ministrative (de adiestramiento y enlace
con los practices), Divisi6n de Operacio-
nes de Trinsito, sector Pacifico: 27 afios,
5 meses, 9 dias.
Juan Martinez, estibador, Divisi6n de Ter-
minales, sector Atlantico: 30 aios, 7 me-
ses, 12 dias.
Maurice A. McLean, maestro de escuela in-
termedia, Divisi6n de Escuelas, sector
Atlantico: 40 aios, 3 meses, 23 dias.
Alfredo Morales, pasacables, Divisi6n de
Puertos, sector Pacifico: 26 afios, 8 me-
ses, 2 dias.
Lucas Morales, controlador de plagas, Divi-
si6n de Sanidad, sector Atlintico: 29
anos, 8 meses, 11 dias.
Henry N. Murrell, obrero, Divisi6n de Man-
tenimiento, sector Atlintico: 35 aios,
6 meses, 23 dias.
Karl T. Nehring, capitan practice, Divisi6n
de Operaciones de Transito, sector Pa-
cifico: 32 anos, 2 meses, 23 dias.
John W. O'Daniel, prictico, Divisi6n de Ope-
raciones de Transito, sector Atlantico:
25 atos, 3 meses, 23 dias.
Kenneth S. Prichard, prictico, Divisi6n de
Operaciones de Trinsito, sector Atlanti-
co: 30 afos, 4 meses, 28 dias.
Aguedo Ramos, obrero, Divisi6n de Abastos,
sector Atlantico: 34 afios, 9 meses, 17
Federico Ramos, capataz pasacables, Divi-
si6n de Puertos, sector Atlintico: 31
aieos, 7 meses, 28 dias.
luan Ramos I., estibador, Divisi6n de Ter-
minales, sector Pacifico: 16 aios, 4 me-
ses, 28 dias.
Nicolis Ramos, capataz almacenero, Divi-
si6n de Almacenes, sector Pacifico: 30
anos, 9 meses, 3 dias.
Larchan H. Robinson, capitan, embarcacio-
nes a motor, Divisidn de Dragado, sector
Pacifico: 16 anios, 5 meses, 19 dias.
Wilfred A. Richards, capataz operario de
groa, Divisi6n de Almacenes, sector
Atlantico: 37 ai0os, 2 meses, 16 dias.
Edward N. Ricketts, encargado de gancho

de grua, Divisi6n de Dragado, sector
Pacifico: 33 anos, 11 meses.
Gustava Rivas, trabajador en automotores,
Division de Transporte a Motor, sector
Pacifico: 33 aios, 11 meses.
Stephen H. Roach, reparador de serruchos,
Division de Mantenimiento, sector Paci-
fico: 36 anos, 3 meses, 21 dias.
Rodney R. Robertson, prictico, Divisi6n de
Operaciones de Transito: sector Atl6ntico:
32 anos, 3 meses, 6 dias.
Almoda Robinson, guardia correccional, Di-
vision de Policia, sector Pacifico: 46
anos, 9 meses, 2 dias.
Duldy R. Robinson, mariners de remolcado-
res, Divisi6n de Puertos, sector Atlinti-
co: 34 anos, 11 meses, 12 dias.
Fernando Robinson, carpintero, Divisi6n de
Mantenimiento, sector Atlantico: 36 anos,
2 meses, 29 dias.
Guillermo Rodriguez, controlador de plagas,
Division de Sanidad, sector Pacifico: 31
anos, 6 meses, 9 dias.
Rafael Rodriguez M., marinero, Divisi6n de
Puertos, sector Pacifico: 32 aios, 6
meses, 23 dias.
Ventura Romero, botero (esclusas), Divisi6n
de Esclusas, sector Pacifico: 30 aios,
4 meses, 17 dias.
Srta. Mavis A. Roper, empacadora de care,
Division de Abastos, sector Pacifico: 33
anos, 6 meses, 19 dias.
Pedro Resales, obrero, Divisi6n de Mante-
nimiento, sector Pacifico: 41 aios, 2
meses, 5 dias.
Benito Salazar, sepulturero, Divisi6n de Ser-
vicios Comunales, sector Atlintico: 34
anos, 5 meses, 2 dias.
Apolinar Santamaria, capataz almacenero,
Division de Almacenes, sector Pacifico:
33 aios, 9 meses, 28 dias.
Felipe Santamaria, ayudante mecinico tor-
nero, Divisi6n de Esclusas, sector Atlan-
tico: 30 aios, 2 dias.
Joffre R. Sauvegeau, enfermero anestesista,
Hospital Gorgas, sector Pacifico: 31 aios,
9 meses, 14 dias.
Kenneth P. Scanlon, mecinico tornero, Di-
visi6n de Esclusas, sector Pacifico: 31
anos, 10 meses, 10 dias.
Juliin F. Scott, ayudante electricista, Di-
visi6n de Electricidad, sector Atlantico:
35 aiios, 11 meses, 26 dias.
Sra. Nethina Scott, oficinista de abastos,
Division de Abastos, sector Pacifico: 34
anos, 4 meses, 25 dias.
Rex M. Sealey, agent comprador, Divisi6n
de Mantenimiento, sector Pacifico: 38
auos, 10 meses, 6 dias.
Thomas E. Semper, capataz marinero, Divi-
si6n de Puertos, sector Pacifico: 45 aios,
1 mes, 17 dias.
Eusebio Serracin, obrero, Divisi6n de Abas-
tos, sector Atlantico: 21 aios, 10 meses,
13 dias.
Alejandro Sevillano, operario de montacar-
gas de trinche, Divisidn de Terminales,
sector Pacifico: 23 afios, 5 meses, 4 dias.
Can6n Sierra S., encargado de manteni-
miento, Divisi6n de Mantenimiento, sector
Pacifico: 29 aios, 2 meses, 26 dias.
Charles E. Small, aseador, Divisi6n de Ser-
vicios Comunales, sector Pacifico: 34
aios, 7 meses, 17 dias.
Douglas S. Smith, capataz general de man-
tenimiento, Divisi6n de Esclusas, sector
Atlantico: 36 aios, 8 meses, 25 dias.
Jorge Solano A., reparador de equipo auto-
motor, Divisi6n de Transporte a Motor,
sector Pacifico: 31 afios, 7 meses, 19
Eulalio Sosa, cuidador de animals, Divi-
si6n de Medicina Veterinaria, sector Atlin-
tico: 35 afios, 6 meses, 15 dias.
Allan A. Spencer, capataz controlador de
plagas, Divisi6n de Sanidad, sector Paci-
fico: 36 anos, 7 dias.
Kenneth A. Sullivan, capataz de operaciones
de esclusa, Divisidn de Esclusas, sector
Pacifico: 37 anos, 1 mes, 25 dias.
Marion E. Taake, operario de grla, Divisi6n
de Esclusas, sector Atlantico: 30 aios,
6 meses, 25 dias.
Edwin Taylor, operario de vehiculos a mo-
tor, Divisi6n de Transporte a Motor,
sector Pacifico: 32 afios, 11 meses, 20
Srta. Adaljisa Tejeira, trabajadora de lavan-
deria, Divisi6n de Abastos, sector Paci-
fico: 32 anos, 1 mes, 11 dias.
Gabriel C. Thom, pasacables, Division de
Terminales, sector Atlantico: 33 anos,
5 meses, 14 dias.
Joseph P. Thomas, carnicero, Centro de Sa-
lubridad Mental de ]a Zona del Canal,
sector Pacifico: 38 aios, 7 meses, 21
Frank Thompson, mensajero, Divisi6n de
Servicios Administrativos, sector Pacifico:
35 aios, 4 meses, 25 dias.
John R. Thomson, funcionario administra-
tivo de hospital, Hospital Palo Seco, sec-
tor Pacifico: 36 aios, 4 meses, 10 dias.
Hubert Tilley, operario de montacargas
(control de desperdicios), Divisi6n de Dra-
gado, sector Atlantico: 29 aios, 4 meses,
12 dias.
Laureano Torres, ayudante electricista, Divi-
si6n de Esclusas, sector Pacifico: 36 aios,
3 meses, 22 dias.
Rufino Tutiven, estibador, Divisi6n de Ter-
minales, sector Atlintico: 29 a0os, 8
Jose D. Urriola, pasacables, Division de Es-
clusas, sector Pacifico: 30 aios, 9 meses,
9 dias.
(Continia en la pdgina 3)

Gente en la RNticia

Casi todo lo important que le
ha sucedido a Dora Mcllhenny
durante su vida, ha tenido lugar
en sus vacaciones.
Sus padres se conocieron y se
casaron cuando su nadre estaba
de vacaciones.
Dora conocio y se cas6 con su
esposo mientras estaba de vacacio-
Y tambidn hizo la decision de
pasar su vida en la Zona del Canal
estando de vacaciones.
El padre de la Sra. Mcllhenny,
ingl6s, estaba estudiando en el Ins-
tituto de Arte de Chicago cuando
conoci6 a su madre, tambien in-
glesa, que se encontraba de visit
en esa ciudad.
Se casaron y se quedaron en
Chicago durante various afios. Cuan-
do la familiar regres6 a Inglaterra
ya tenian dos hijos, un hijo y
Dora, que s6lo tenia 6 meses de
Dora creci6 y asisti6 a la secun-
daria y a la escuela de arte en el
Condado de Berkshire, a unas 20
millas de Londres.
Cuando se desencaden6 la II
Guerra Mundial, interrumpi6 una
incipiente carrera como artist para
unirse al esfuerzo de guerra en
una fAbrica de aviones, donde la
convirtieron en "artesana".
Al terminar la guerra, la Sra.
McIlhenny decidi6 que era tiempo
de darse gusto y tener aventuras
y que la mejor manera de encon-
trar ambas cosas era viajando. De
manera que empez6 a hacer pla-
nes para visitar un tio que vivia
en Florida.
No lleg6 a Florida. A bordo del
barco en que se dirigia a Estados
Unidos, el comisario del buque,
David C. McIlhenny, la convenci6
que se quedara en Nueva York y
6 meses despuds contrajeron ma-
Mcllhenny sigui6 pasando la
mayor parte del tiempo en el mar.
En realidad, tanto tiempo, que su
joven esposa s6lo lo vio tres veces
en los pr6ximos 2 afos.
Durante un viaje, mientras su
barco estaba atracado, antes de
transitar por el Canal de Panama,
McIlhenny llam6 a un viejo amigo
que trabajaba en la Zona del
Canal. El amigo, pat6logo en el
Hospital Gorgas, invite a Mc-
Ilhenny a cenar en uni6n de otros
invitados entire los que estaba el
Director de Salubridad.
Pocas semanas despu6s, cuando
regres6 a Nueva York, McIlhenny

Julius Miller, active en numerosos
organisms civicos de PanamA, ha
sido instalado como Potentado
(Shriner) del Templo Abou Saad.
Miller, quien estri empleado como
gerente de mercancias de Tagar6-
pulos, S.A., es Rotario, miembro
del consejo asesor del Ejdrcito de
Salvaci6n, de la directive de la
Sociedad Americana de Panama,
de la junta de fideicomisarios del
Ilogar de Nifias de Bellavista. Ade-
mis, es miembro de la Logia Ma-
son Blue Montgomery No. 19 de
Pensilvania y miembro vitalicio
de la Logia A&A del Rito Escoc6s
de Balboa. Nacido en Filadelfia,
Pensilvania, Miller ha vivido en
Panama por mis de 20 afios. El
Templo Abou Saad tiene clubes en
Colombia, Puerto Rico, las Islas
Virgenes y Panami.


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encontr6 un cable en que le ofre-
cian un trabajo con la Direcci6n
de Salubridad.
Dora, que estaba de vacaciones
en Inglaterra, recibi6 una llamada
de su esposo preguntindole si le
gustaria vivir en PanamA.
Recuerda exactamente c6mo
contest: "No me import a donde
vayamos, con tal de que estemos
De manera que los Mcllhenny
vinieron a la Zona del Canal en
1948 y 61 trabaj6 para la Direc-
ci6n de Salubridad, donde perma-
neci6 hasta que se jubil6 en junior
de 1973, como Administrador del
Hospital Coco Solo.
La Sra. McIlhenny fue emplea-
da por la empresa del Canal como
ayudante bibliotecaria de tiempo
parcial en 1952. En 1964 se con-

Amy McConkey

En Quien es Quien

Universitario de USA.
Amy Jo McConkey, hija del Rev.
Clarence M. McConkey, the Bal-
boa, ha sido puesta en la edici6n
de 1975-76 de "Quien es Quien
Entre los Estudiantes de Univer-
sidades de Estados Unidos".
La joven McConkey pertenece al
primer aiio del Hollins College, en
Virginia, donde estudia servicios
de psicologia. Es president de su
"Quidn es Quien" es una lista de
los lideres de m6is de 1,000 institu-
ciones de studios superiores de
Estados Unidos. Publicado anual-
mcnte, desde 1934, s6lo ofrece los
nombres de los estudiantes que
han sobresalido tanto acad6mica-
nente como en actividades no con-
templadas en el plan de studios.

virti6 en empleada de tiempo
complete y al afio siguiente fue
ascendida a bibliotecaria de su-
EstA a cargb de todas las acti-
vidades de la Biblioteca Sucursal
de Crist6bal y de las bibliotecas
circulantes de Margarita, Gatin y
Gamboa. Tambi6n es responsible
de la supervision administrative de
las bibliotecas, escolares y de la
comunidad, en Rainbow City y
A la Sra. McIlhenny le gusta
pintar, leer, practicar la decora-
cidn internal, observer la naturale-
za, viajar y, ocasionalmente, jugar
al golf. En cuanto a clubes y or-
ganismos, dice que se lo deja a
su esposo, que ya estA jubilado.
Los esposos McIlhenny tienen
un hijo, Dudley, casado y que
reside en Nueva York.

(Basindose sore total de Servicio Civil)

40 Afios
John R. Small
Subgerente de Complejo de
Almacenes de Ventas al Detal
Hubert J. Wilson
Conductor de Vehiculos a Motor
Kenneth A. Brown
Capataz Pintor
Darnley S. Foster
Oficinista de Caseta de Control
Fitz G. Small

Spillway del Canal de Panama

Gobernador Vicegobernador Director
dce la Zona del Canal de Informacion
El SPILLWAY DEL CANAL DE PPANAMA es una publicaci6n official del Canal
de Panamai, editada en Balboa Heights, Z. del C. Se autoriza ]a repro-
ducici6n va fucre verbal o escrita de cualquier cr6nica o noticia aqui
aparecida, sin nccesidad de solicitud expresa. El material que se desee
publicar en cl SPILLWAY deberni star en la Oficina de Prensa del Canal
de PanamAi a mais tardar cl viemes a las 4 p.m. de la semana anterior.
Solamente el material urgente puede ser recibido y procesado para ser
usado la miismia semana a mais tardar el Iunes al mediodia. Distribuci6n
gratis a todos los empleadols del Canal de PanamiA. Valor de la subs-
cripcion para otros, $6 al alo. Por correo abreo $19. Para estudiantes,
84, correo regular solamnente. Los cheques dcebcn hacerse I)agaderos
a The Panama Canal Colnpany y dirigidos a: Jefe de Servicios Admi-
nistrativos, Subscripciones del SP'ILL.LWA-, Box M, Balboa Heights, C.Z.

Phgina 2

Jubilados de Enero
IViene cdel numero anterior)


Febrero 27, 1976


(I iii r
I i /I '.

- Naomi
- !!i'ri 4..,

Desde el 27 de Febrero hasta el 4 de Marzo de 1976

Domingo y lunes-Jaws (PG)
Miercoles-Return of the One-Armed
Swordsman y Legend of Nigger Charley

Aire Acondicionado
Domingo y lunes-11 Harrowhouse (PG)
Martes-Flipper (G)
Miercoles-Dirty Mary and Crazy Larry (PG)
Jueves-The Biggest Bundle of Them All y

The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing (PG)
GUIA DE PELICULAS: (G) Audiencia general
Se permitird la entrada de personas de
todas las edades. (PG) Se sugiere la Gufa
de los Padres, pues parte de la pelicula no
sera apta para niiios. (R) Restringida. Los
j6venes de menos de 17 aios no seran admi-
tidos, a no ser que lleguen acompanados de
uno de los padres o por su guardian legal.
(X) No se admitir5 menores de 17 aios.
(SIT) Pelicula con titulos en espaiol.
(BW) Pelicula en blanco y negro.


a i gl l 2 * En colors. Sujeto a cambios sin previo aviso.

11:30-Carnaval de Cartones
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-La Usurpadora
3:00-La Mujer, el Arte
y el Hogar*
3:30-Dimensiin Desconocida
4:00-Plaza Sesamo*
5:00-Nuestro Mundo
5:30-Usa tu Imaginacidn*
6:00-Agente 90
6:30-Teved6s Informa
7:30-Los Waltons
8:30-Acciin y Misterio*
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:20-Ultima Tanda

11:30-Cocina Oster*
12:00-El Show de Paul Lynde
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-Polla Hipica Deportiva
6:00-Lucha Contra la
6:30-Teved6s Informa
7:30-Cosmos 1999
9:30-Historia Policial*
10:30-Cine de Oron y B. y N.

11:30-Todo por la Patria
12:00- Sorteo de la Loteria
12:30-Lo Mejor del Boxeo
1:30-Los Invencibles Nemesis
2:30-Los 2 Mosqueteros
3:30-Cine de Acciin
5:30-Speedy Gonzalez"
7:00-Doiia Birbara*

10:00-Superestreno" y B. y N.

11:30-Carnaval de Cartones
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-La Usurpadora
3:00-La Mujer, el Arte
y el Hogar"
3:30-Dimensi6n Desconocida
4:00-Plaza Sdsamo*
5:00-Los Supers6nicos
5:30-El Pijaro Loco
6:30-Teved6s Informa
7:30-Aventuras del Camino*
8:30-Archivo Confidencial
9:30-Entre Amigos"
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:20-Ultima Tanda

11:30-Carnaval de Cartones
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-La Usurpadora
2:00-Plaza Sesamo
3:00-La Mujer, el Arte
y el Hogar"
3:30-Dimensi6n Desconocida
4:00-Plaza Sesamo*
5:00-Capitan Escarlata
5:30-Benito y Cecilio*
6:00-Corrle, eCorre
6:30-Tevedos Informa
8:30-Cine Favorito
10:00-Ultimas Noticias

10:20-Ultima Tanda
11:30-Carnaval de Cartones
12:00-Sorteo de la Loteria
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-La Usurpadora
3:00-La Mujer, el Arte
y el Hogar�
3:30-Dimensi6n Desconocida
4:00-Plaza S6samo�
5:00-Catedraticos del Aire
5:30-El Gran Chaparral "
6:00-El Condo de
6:30-Tevedds Informa
7:30--Kung Fue
8:30-Las Calles de
San Francisco
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:20--ultima Tanda

11:30-Carnaval de Cartones
12:00-Los Picapiedras
12:30-Tras la Noticia
1:00-La Usurpadora
3:00-La Mujer, el Arte
y el Hogar*
3:30-Dimensidn Desconocida
4:00-Plaza S6samo�
5:00-El Correcaminos
5:30-El Show de Bugs
6:30-Tevedfis Informa
7:30-La Guerra y la Paz*
8:30-Trilogia Policiaca
10:00-Ultimas Noticias
10:30-Ultima Tanda

4 ?1 -.l il 43Cq * En colors. Sujeto a cambios sin previo aviso.

11:00-Festival de Cartones
11:15-El Arte de Cocinar"
11:45-EI Valle de los
1:30-El Hijo de Angela
2:30-Mundo de Juguetes*
3:30-Hombre de Acero
4:00-Kimba el Leoncito
4:30-Emergencia Juvenil*
5:00-Area 12"
5:30-Corsarios y Filihusteros
6-00-Telenoticias RPC
8:00-Lucia Sombra
10:00-Cuesti6n de Minutos

10:00-Camino de la Verdad
10:30-Festival de Cartones
11:30-Huckleberry Finn*
12:00-Una Chica con Algo
1:00-Hogar Dulce Hogar"
1:30-Sibados con Martinez
4:00-Viaje al Fondo
del Mar"
6:00-Telenoticias RPC
9:00-Marcus Welby*
10:00-Cine Monumental
9:00-Himno Nacional
9:15-Aprenda Ingles
10:00-Programa Canal 6
10:30-Todo por la Patria*
12:00-Salvese Quien Pueda
12:30-El Circo, Pista de
las Estrellas

1:30--Domingo Deportivo '
7:00-La Leona de Dos
9:00-Cazador de
10:15-Gran Teatro

11:00-Festival de Cartones
11:15-El Arte de Cocinar"
11:45-El Valle de los
12:15-- Variedades del Lunes*
1:30-El Hijo de Angela
2:30-Mundo de Juguetes*
3:30-Hombre de Acero
4:00-Kimha el Leoncito
4:30-Emergencia Juvenil*
5:00-Area 12*
5:30-Corsarios y Filihusteros
6:00-Telenoticias RPC
7:00-Chespirito *
8:00-Lucia Sombra
10:00-Cuestidn de Minutos
10:15-Edici6n Especial *
10:50-Programa Educative
11:15-El Arte de Cocinar*
11:45-El Valle de los
12:15-El Show de los
1:30-El Hijo de Angela
2:30-Mundo de Juguetes*
3:30-Hombre de Acero
4:00-Kimha el Leoncito
4:30-Emergencia Juvenil*
5:00-Area 12"
5:30-Corsarios y Filibusteros
6:00-Telenoticias RPC
7:00-Piginas de Oro"
8:00-Lucia Sombra

10:00-Cuestion de Minutes

11:00-- u Fcil es Coser
11:15--El Arte de Cocinar"
11:45-El Valle de los
12:00-Sorteo del Miercolito
12:15-El Show de los
1:30-El Hijo de Angela
2:30-Mundo de Juguetes"
3:30-Hombre de Acero
4:00-Kimba el Leoncito
4:30-Emergencia Juvenil*
5:00-Area 12"
5:30-Corsarios y Filibusteros
6.00-Telenoticias RPC
8:00-Lucia Sombra
10:00-Cuestion de Minutos

10:45--Programa Educativo
11:15-El Arte de Cocinar*
11:45-El Valle de los
1:30-El Hijo de Angela
2:30-Mundo de Juguetes�
3:30-Hombre de Acero
4:00-Kimba el Leoncito
4:30-Emergencia Juvenil"
5:00-Area 12"
5:30-Corsarios y Filibusteros
6:00-Telenoticias RPC
8:00-Lucia Sombra
0I:00-Cuestidn de Minutos

Peter Conover, de la Escuela Primaria de Anc6n, sirve
un refresco a su compafiera de classes Kim Wagoner,
durante la venta de pasteles y refrescos que efectuaron
los estudiantes de quinto y sexto grado con el fin de
recolectar fondos para el Proyecto "Windjammer 76"
de la Zona del Canal, esfuerzo comunal para lograr

que la goleta "Chief Aptakisic" de los Exploradores
del Mar de la Zona del Canal participe en las conme-
moraciones del Bicentenario en los Estados Unidos.
Espcrando turn para comprar sus refrescos estAn, a
la izquierda, Matthew Baker y Diane Stegman y, a
la extrema derecha, Patty Owens.

Ingenieros Patrocinan Aprueban que las Mujeres

Gira Para Maana ..Ana ... . A

Como parte de la Semana Na-
cional del Ingeniero, la Sociedad
de Ingenieros Profesionales de la
Zona del Canal patrocinara mana-
na, una charla de orientaci6n y
una gira por el Sistema de Control
de TrAfico Maritimo.
La charla de orientaci6n con pro-
yecci6n de diapositivas comenzara
a las 10 a.m. en el Sal6n 204 de
la Universidad de la Zona del
Canal, en La Boca. De las 11 a.m.
al mediodia seri la gira por las
instalaciones del Sistema de Con-
trol de TrAfico Maritimo.
No se cobrari por la charla de
orientaci6n y la gira y se servira
caf6 y roscas.

(Viene de la pdgina 2)
Ramin Vald6s G., mecinico electr6nico, Di-
visi6n de Electricidad, sector Pacifico:
13 aios, 8 dias.
Manuel H. Vence, reparador de equipo, Di-
visi6n de Mantenimiento, sector Pacifico:
35 afios, 7 mess, 22 dias.
Ernest Verley, capataz pasacables, Divisi6n
de Puertos, sector Atlantico: 36 afnos,
2 dias.
Rail Viquez A., operario de lancha motora,
Division de Puertos, sector Pacifico: 33
aios, 1 mes, 22 dias.
Raymond A. Weeks, obrero, Divisi6n de
Servicios Comunales, sector Atlintico: 34
ailos, 10 meses, 9 dias.
Rubhn A. Williams, pasacables (esclusas),
Division de Esclusas, sector Pacifico: 16
ailos, 6 meses, 10 dias.
William A. Woodcock, carnicero, Divisi6n de
Abastos, sector Pacifico: 45 anos, 8 me-
ses, 10 dias.
Restrepo Wright, estibador, Divisi6n de Ter-
minales, sector Pacifico: 30 afos, 4 me-
ses, 27 dias.
Vernal Wright, verificador de carga, Divi-
si6n de Terminales, sector Pacifico: 30
aios, 7 meses, 8 dias.
Srta. Ruby A. Wynter, encuadernadora, Divi-
sidn de Servicios Administrativos, Im-
prenta, sector Pacifico: 35 aios, 3 me-
ses, 19 dias.
Epifanio Zamora, obrero, Divisi6n de Servi-
cios Comunales, sector Pacifico: 30 aios,
9 meses, 17 dias.

Daran en Hosp. Gorgas

4 Charlas Prenatales
Los dias 3, 10, 17 y 24 de marzo,
a las 7:30 p.m., se dictarsin char-
las prenatales, a los intercsados en
el Salon de Conferencias N9 3,
SecciOn O, del Hospital Gorgas.
Los temas serin: Atenci6n m6-
dica durante el embarazo, aten-
ci6n personal durante el embarazo,
trabajo de part y part, y pre-
paracion para recibir al beb6 en

Usen Apellido de Soltera

Las empleadas de la empresa del
Canal de PanamA estin ahora auto-
rizadas para utilizar sus apellidos
de soltera en documents del Go-
bierno, con tal de que utilicen
consistentemente dicho apellido en
todos los documents oficiales.
Tambi6n se autoriza el uso del
prefijo Ms. para las empleadas, en
lugar de los prefijos tradicionales
Miss o Mrs. (Esto, por supuesto en
idioma ingles.) El Manual de Per-
sonal del Canal de Panama esta
siendo enmendado para que refleje
estos cambios.
Las empleadas que deseen apro-
vechar estos cambios deberin diri-
gir sus solicitudes a la Secci6n de
Archivos, Ramo Administrativo, de
la Direcci6n de Personal. Todas las
solicitudes para el uso del apellido
de soltera deberin star acompa-

Graduados de R. City

fiadas de documents que eviden-
cien dicho apellido, tales como una
copia del certificado de nacimiento.
Las empleadas panamefias que
piensen utilizar sus apellidos de
soltera deberin tener en cuenta
los requerimientos legales de la
Repiiblica de PanamA. Pueden sur-
gir problems, por ejemplo, con
las deducciones de impuestos y los
certificados de empleo.
La Direcci6n de Personal hace
6nfasis en que el apellido de sol-
tera y el prefijo Ms. deberan ser
usados consistentemente en todos
los documents una vez que se
haya tomado la decision de hacer
el cambio.
La autorizaci6n para hacer los
cambios provino de una decision
del Contralor General de los Es-
tados Unidos, que luego fue apro-
bada por el Gobernador H. R.

Rendiran Homenaje Club Health Bureau

A DuBois Andrews Selecciono a Anton

Los graduados de 1956 de la
Escuela Secundaria de Rainbow
City celebrarAn el 209 aniversario
de su graduaci6n mafiana por la
noche con una cena bailable en
el Hotel Washington Hyatt de
Col6n, en honor del Profesor
DuBois W. Andrews, director de
la Escuela Secundaria de Paraiso.
Miembros de esa graduaci6n que
actualmente resident en Nueva York
se espera que asistan a este event,
que comenzara a las 9 p.m.
Wilfred Barrow, Ayudante Es-
pecial del Director de Transporte
y Terminales, seri el orador prin-
cipal de la ocasi6n.


Profesor DuBois W. And

Para su Paseo Anual
El Club Health Bureau, integra-
do por empleados de la Direcci6n
de Salubridad del Canal hara su
excursion annual este afio a la pin-
toresca poblaci6n de Ant6n en la
Provincia de Cocl.
Este paseo que se ha denomi-
nado "Excursi6n Primaveral" ten-
dri lugar el domingo 14 de marzo.
Ant6n es poco visitada por los
turistas, a pesar de que posee nu-
merosos lugares sumamente atrac-
tivos y en su iglesia se venera la
milagrosa imagen del Cristo de
Entre las muchas actividades
que se tendrAn, habra bailes popu-
lares y giras a sitios de interns de
las cercanias. Se exhorta a los que
vayan a que Ileven sus camaras
pues en Ant6n las podrin usar
mulcho. Tambi6n se avisa a los que
tomen part en ]a excursion que
las autoridades han dicho que no
tolerarAn juegos de azar de ninguna

S Las tarjetas de invitaci6n para
este event se empezarin a distri-
S buir la semana entrant.
S Halb)r misica a cargo de la
S "Super Discotheque" de los Her-
m ianos Niles, una de los mejores
? colecciones de discos de "Salsa" y
"Soul" del moment. Anton estA
a 81 millas al occidcnte de la ciu-
Irews dad de Panami.

PAgina 3



Febrero 27, 1976

En los Sabados

De Marzo Habra

Bailes Tipicos
Los especticulos folkl6ricos que
tTadicionalmente se prcsentan du-
rante la estaci6n seca en las ruinas
de PanamA la Vieja, tendrin lugar
cste afio todos los sAbados del maes
de marzo, a las 10 a.m.
Estos especttculos, sumamente
coloridos, done se ejecutan los
mais Ilamativos bailes tipicos de
Panamai, serAn patrocinados por el
Institute Panamciio de Turismo y
Kodak Panamia, Ltda.
Los bailcs estarin a cargo del
Conjunto Ritmos de Panamiiai, que
dirige la Profesora Petita Escobar
y la mnisica sera' ejccutada por uno
de los mejores conjuntos, el que
dirige el Profesor Juan Jos6 Esco-
bar, a la vez qu las entradas y
salidas de los bailarines se harain
a los acordes de la murga de Car-
naval que dirige cl Profesor Frank
El Area done se presentan es-
tos especticulos estA adyacente a
las ruinas de la vieja cathedral, que
constituycn un fondo mnagnifico
para los amnantcs de la fotografia.
Iay acomodaciones para que se
sienten alrededor de 1,000 perso-
nas, pero por lo general, son mu-
chos m'As los asistentcs, por lo que
hay que llegar bien temprano si
es que uno desca conseguir un
buen puesto. Los espectAculos co-
mienzan a las 10 en punto de la
mariana y duran 1 hora.

'La Juventud Crea'

Ser' el 13 de Marzo
El Primer Ciclo de Curund&i
presentariA su s6ptimo program
annual "La Juventud Crea", a las
7 p.m. del 13 de marzo en cl cafe-
torium de la escucla. La entrcada
para todo p/iblico sera "gratis.
El tema del event de este aio
cs: "1776-1976: Base para el Fu-
turo", en que se exhibirA una gran
variedad de exposiciones en las
que halbrA desde botellas antiguas
y habilildads caseras de los pione-
ros del Oeste hasta una linea de
montage y la construcci6n de un
domo geod6sico.
La Sociedad Nacional de Honor
del Primer Ciclo y la Asociaci6n
Cubernamental de Estudiantcs hana
unido esfuerzos para hablar sobre
los problems a que se enfrenta la
sociedad modern, tales como la
explosion de poblacion, los abastos
alinmenticios del mundo y la con-
taminacion ambiental.

/ '

Political Liberal

En los Permisos

De Carnavales
El Cobenmador Interino Richard
L. Iunt ha anunciado que se pon-
lda cin vigor una political liberal de
vacciones durante el Carnaval,
con el fin de permitir a los cm-
ploeados de la empresa dcl Canal
toinar part en las festividades.
Los emplcados, cuyos scirvicios
no scan indispensables durante este

per9iodo pod101 in ser dispensaIos (de
sus ocllpacioncs regulares, cargan-
dose cl tillipo a las vacaciones

Ascenso vertical fue el tema que se trat6 reciente-
mente, cuando Jackie Comola, a la izquierda del
diagrama, y Diane Robinette, hablaron ante el Con-
scjo Asesor Femenino. Las dos consultoras sobre
adiestramiento de la Comisi6n de Servicio Civil fue-
ron contratadas por la empresa del Canal de Panama
para crear un Programa de Ascenso Vertical adaptado
a las necesidades de esta agencia. Al final de su visit
de trabajo de 2 semanas a la Zona del Canal, infor-

maron al Gobernador, al Vicegobernador y al Director
de Personal sobre el program de ascenso vertical que
han reconendado para que se ponga en vigor en el
Canal de PanamA. En la foto aparecen, en el orden
acostumbrado: Valerie Boughner, Maria Brown, Ana
M. Wakeland, Jackie Comola, Diane Robinette, Sara
Chavez y Ray Dymond. Sentadas, tambidn desde la
izquierda, aparecen Norita Scott, Sara Jane Snyder,
Consuelo Baker y Elvira Arias.

Pidena los Ingleses Premian a Bruce Quinn

Que se Registren en

La Embajada Britanica Con el 'Buho de Oro'

La Emnbajada Britinica recuerda
a todos los residents britinicos
de Panamn que les conviene regis-
trar sus nombres y direcciones con
la Secci6n Consular de la Embaja-
da, o, para los residents del sector
AtlAntico, con el Consulado Briti-
nico de ColAn y volverse a registrar
al inicio de cada afio.
Se solicita a los que no se hayan
registrado todavia para 1976, que
lo hagan lo mais pronto pcsible.
Al registrarse dcben presentar evi-
dencia de identificaci6n y el pasa-
porte britainico si es que la per-
sona lo tiene.
La Oficina de la Secci6n Con-
sular de la Embajada esta en el
quinto piso del Edificio del Chase
Manhattan Bank, frente al Hotel
El PanamA. Las horas de oficina
son de 8 a.m. a 12:30 p.m., de
lunes a viernes.
El Consulado de Col6n estA en
Calle 9 y Calle del Frente, Edifi-
cio El Rey, oficina N9 9 y abre
de 8:30 a.m. a las 12 del dia y de
1:30 a 4 p.m., de lunes a viernes.
iMuchos jubilados del Canal de
Pananiam son de nacionalidad bri-
tAnica y les convene cumplir con
este reqjuisito.

Bruce Quinn, Ayudante Espe-
cial del Cohernador y Presidente,
para Oportunidades Iguales de
Empleo y prominent figure en los
circulos teatrales de PanamA, ha
recilido el premio "Buho de Oro",
como el mejor disefiador de esce-
nario de 1975. Quinn recibi6 tam-
biien el Buho de Oro de 1974 por
haber disefiado el scenario para
la producci6n "La Noche de la
Iguana" (qu se present en Pa-

La U. de Oklahoma

Envia Representante
El Dr. Wayne Rowe, Coordina-
dor de Programas Avanzados de
la Universidad de Oklahoma, cstara
aqui del 19 al 5 de marzo.
Tendrat dctalles para la nueva
Maestria en Psicologia de la Edu-
caci6n. Los interesados en esa
macstria estin invitados a asistir
a una de las siguientes reuniones:
7:30 p.m. del 2 de marzo, Sal6n
de la Universidad de Oklahoma,
Edificio 95, Fuerte Clayton, o a
las 7:30 p.m. del 4 de marzo,
Centro Educativ de Fuerte Davis,
Edificio 32.

Este aino se le otorg6 el premio
a Quinn por haber disefiado el
scenario para "El Hombre de
La Mancha", que se puso en es-
cena en Panamat con el patrocinio
del Departamento de Expresiones
Artisticas de la Universidad de
PanamA (DEXA), y de la Tabaca-
lera Istmeia. AdemAs de haber
disefiado dicho scenario, Quinn
dirigi6 la production en espafiol
de "El Ilombre de La Mancha"
que fue presentada en septiembre
pasado en el Teatro Nacional de
Como professor de arte dramAi-
tico en la Universidad de la Zona
del Canal, Quinn dirige actualmen-
te la obra " iOklahoma!", produc-
cion del Bicentenario de la uni-
versidad, que se estrenari en abril.
Quinn disefia tambi6n el vestuario
y el scenario para la obra "La
Cucharachita Mandinga" que el
DEXA presentari en abril en el
Teatro Nacional.

EI Carnaval comenz/ara el vier-
nes 27 de febrero, con la coro-
naci6n de la reina y terminarti en
la madrugada del mi6rcolcs, 3 de
marzo con el "entierro de la sar-
dina". El domingo es el "Dia de
la Pollera", el lunes "Dia .de las
Comparsas" y el desfile de carrozas
del Martes de Carnaval constitute
el punto mIaximo de las activida-
El desfile comenzari a las 2
p.m. en la intersecci6n de la Via
Espafia y la Via Argentina. Conti-
nuar5i por la Via Espaia y la
Avenida Central hasta su intcrscc-
ci6n con la Calle A (150 pies antes
del Edificio de La Loteria), luego
doblairA a la izquierda hacia la
Avenida B. Seguira por la Aveni-
da B hasta su intersecci6n con la
Avenida Balboa, despuds seguirat
por esa avenida hasta el Teatro
Metro, done terminarA el desfile.

Inventario de Almacen
La Division de Almacenes anun-
cia que la Secci6n I penmanecerA
cerrada todos los sabados, a partir
de mainana 28 de felrero.
Las ventas de madera, pintura
y articulos similares contiouarAn
haci6ndose 5 dias a la semana, de
las 7 a las 11 a.m. y de 11:30 a.m.
a las 3:30 p.m.

Anuncian Recitales
El Centro USO de la Comuni-
dad Ilebrea y de las Fecrzas Ar-
madas, Inc. ofrecera dos recitals
a cargo de Emilio Osta, pianist
reconocido intcrnacionalmente, los
dias 4 y 7 de marzo.
Cada presentaci6n comenzarat a
las 7:30 p.m. en punto. Para haccr
reservaciones para estos dos reci-
tales dealer 1 llamarse al USO-J,


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Salubridad A-P 1-1
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Miembros del Conscjo de la Zona del Canal de los
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Estados Unidos durante cl espectAculo del bicente-
nario que se present el sibado en cl Estadio de
Balboa como part del Scout-O-Rama, de 2 dias de
duraci6n. La Banda de la Fuerza A6rea proporciono
la mAsica para el colorido espect iculo que fue seguido

de fuegos artificiales. El Scout-O-Rama fue oficial-
mente inaugurado despu6s dc un desfile por las calls
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de Panamai, de los Exploradores Intemacionales, la
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