Altoona Mirror Newspaper Archives Aug 31 1978, Page 25

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Altoona Mirror (Newspaper) - August 31, 1978, Altoona, Pennsylvania Coast guard to allow sea duty for women Altoona Mirror aug. Is 1178 Page 25 Portsmouth a up a a new coast guard policy will allow women to work Side by Side with male crewmen at Tea Seabbie the deck navigating the ship and possibly dating the men while in port. The coast guard has approved sweeping policy changes eliminating All restrictions based on sex alone in assigning personnel to duties the coast guard said wednesday. Under the new policy All women graduates of the . Coast guard Academy will be assigned to sea duty for their first tour As commissioned officers after the first women graduate from the new London. Conn., Academy in iwo. Coast guard commandant . John b. Hayes said wednesday the policy eliminated sex related numerical ceilings and administrative restrictions in training advancement and Job assignment. Quot mixed sex Crews May now be assigned to any coast guard Dollar a Ains on Tokyo Market Tokyo up the . Dollar today gained some ground on the Tokyo foreign Exchange Market. Trading was Light As dealers took a break to adjust their trading position following heavy dealings the previous Day. The Dollar ended the Day at in of yen. Up from 189.75 at wednesday s close. The Greenback opened at 18960 and moved Between j89.50 and 190.75, the Bank of Tokyo said. Unit either afloat or ashore that can provide reasonable privacy for each sex and personal Hygiene Quot Hayes said. The policy went further than a Navy policy permitting women on ships in that the coast guard will authorize women to serve on ships equipped for combat. Hayes said the move followed a limited program that began in 1977 in which some women served aboard the coast guard cutters Morgenthau and Gallatin. Capt. Alan Breed who just completed a tour As commanding officer of the Gallatin a 378-foot Cutter out of new York said the program was a Success with few complaints from the 155 men and 12 women on Board. Breed said he had no trouble enforcing rules Banning a open displays of affection Quot aboard and mandating separate sleeping and toilet facilities. Quot i m not so naive As to say that nothing went on Between the sexes a you can t change chemistry. I can t say a you Stop being a boy and you Stop being a girl Quot Breed said Quot but what we could do is to set standards of behaviour. I did t think it would help morale for the crewmen to see a few males and females smooching during on Board movies Quot he said. Breed said some of the men and women from the Cutter May have dated on Shore leave. Quot but just As with the All male Crews what they do on their own time is their business Quot Breed said. Breed said too much socializing was not a problem on ship and he did not have a major complaint or disciplinary action related to the living situation. Homelike s lightest Chain saw less than 8$ lbs. With 10�?� cutting bar. Features a Home Lite a exclusive Safe to tips protects you and your saw a precision balance a easy starting a automatic Chain oiling a Sot tone Muffler a fingertip controls Chain saw King Here a where to find your Homelike Al Tim diehls saw shop route 253 in Van ormer grand opening Friday september 1�?9 Iii 8 saturday september 2�?9 Iii 5 grand opening special % Standard saw Chain buy 1 chains get 1 Chain i Price buy 3 chains get 1 Chain free any Chain saw sharpened a i Price shop phone 687-3131 Home phone 6873347 Quot both the Mon and Winton accepted the separate facilities they like their privacy Quot he said. Breed said the women Crew members on the Gallitano enlisted women and two officers. Performed Grimy rough tasks As deckhand and were assigned As mechanics electronics technicians and medical corpsmen. One officer was a communications specialist and the other was a navigator who supervised helicopter landings. Quot obviously the women Are highly skilled just like the men. The navigator was one of our most important and Best qualified officers. We Arentt too amused if we go aground Quot Breed said. Whatever assignments the women received. Breed said he gave the same amount of work to the women he said he expected a and received a the same level of performance dead woman so voice led investigator to her killer the commandant of the coast guard . John Hayes said wednesday All women graduates of the . Coast guard Academy will be assigned to regular sea duty for the first tour As commissioned officers. Cadet Triu a Edmonds is shown using a pelorus on a practice cruise aboard the .g.c. Cutter Gallatin. Up Chicago up a voice that allegedly belonged to a woman dead for six months helped a homicide investigator find the woman s killer the investigator has testified. Chicago police investigator Joseph Stachia testified wednesday a strange voice issuing from the Mouth of re Ibias Chua identified itself As the voice of Teresita Basa a killed six months earlier a and told Star Hula who killed her. Quot i am Teresita Basa Stachia said the voice told him. He said the voice then identified miss Bass s Slayer As Allen showery 32, a respiratory technician at Edgewater Hospital. Showery is accused of slaying miss Bass. 48. A fellow employee at the Hospital whose burned body was found in her North Side apartment on feb. 21, 1977. The chums and miss Basa were from the Philippines and within weeks after the Story of the arrest based on the ghosts voice was made Public the chums indicated they conceived the idea of the ghost s voice As a Means to Lead police to the killer Stachia testified that on aug. 5, 1977, he went to the suburban Skokie Home of or. Jose Chua. Who Quot indicated that on several occasions his wife had been possessed by the spirit of the victim and that from his wife s body came certain information which. He detailed to Strycula said after hearing the voice he and another officer questioned showery who first denied but later confessed to being in the Basa apartment on the night of the slaying after jewelry identified As having belonged to miss Basa was found in Possession of showery s common Law wife Stachia said showery told police he was Quot responsible Quot for miss Bass s slaying and Quot wished to Tell us what Stachia testified before Cook county circuit judge Frank w. 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