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December 23, 2016
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June 11, 2013
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January 7, 1965
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Declassified in Part -Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2013/06/11 :CIA-RDP83-005868000300030001-7 dto-16~- ??n?~????. ?v ~ ~{LF 140 ?Y m..--- , _ , ' 4,. UNITED STATES GOVERNi~tE;fT Memorandum visited the Bureau. On their request copies of monitor's summaries of all Panamanian casts are mailed to USIS daily. completely bilingual an possess excellent qualifi- cations, were to report for duty in early January. II. Deputy Chief arrived. III. USIS chief Carl Davis and his deputy, Harrq Kendall, I. The Bureau was assigned the bulk of WCB's Latin American coverage, and its monitorial T 0 was increased b two. Candidates 50X1 and both of whom are 50X1 Attachments: Classified Personnel Report Foreign Personnel Report Operations Attachment Technical Attachment 50X1 50X1 50X1 50X1 ~~ 6F0~~~ ~r 1 ~~ I r??iveee prom a?mm~uc~ Declassified in Part -Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2013/06/11 :CIA-RDP83-005868000300030001-7 ~, Declassified in Part -Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2013/06/11 :CIA-RDP83-005868000300030001-7 ~` ~ ~; I. Following is the net publishable wordage filed to Head- quarters during the month of December, by country of origin. The slight reduction in the total reflects the usual Latin American preoccupation with the .religious holiday. Peru 58,070 Argentina 36,810 Panama 21,680 Colombia 14,510 Chile 11,430 Brazil 11,220 Costa Rica 6,530 Venezuela 6,380 Honduras 5,100 Ecuador 3,980 Bolivia 3,120 Uruguay 1,790 Nicaragua 1,390 Paraguay 530 Mexico 450 E1 Salvador 270 Guatemala 240 II. The Bureau worked a Saturday and Sunday schedule in an attempt to arrive at the most comprehensive coverage from the combined West Coast-Panama lists. Except for AFP, Sunday monitoring was unproductive; with East Coast Bureau agreeing to cover AFP on Sunday, the Sunday shift was dropped. However, a full monitoring effort is made on Saturday: editors and teletype operators are on duty 2100-0530, monitors 1100-0530 .GMT. ~. Declassified in Part -Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2013/06/11 :CIA-_RDP83-005868000300030001-7 I. Reception from Brazil and Central South American was improved by the new Vee antenna. Mediumwave reception from Central American and Colombia was improved by use of Beverage Wave antenna. II. The~Log periodic antenna was installed but the dialing direction is faulty and must be repaired. III. Cruising: Seven cruising reports were sent to~ 17 STAT news alerts were reported to editors from sour of on regular coverage. ' Declassified in Part -Sanitized Copy Approved for Release 2013/06/11 :CIA-RDP83-005868000300030001-7 ~-