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Changes in Public Health Service
The United States Public Health Service announces the following recent promotions to medical director: Drs. Howard F. Smith, Manila, P. I.; Lon O. Weldon, Fort Stanton, N. M.; James G. Townsend, Washington, D. C., and William H. Slaughter, Chicago. Included among those promoted to and commissioned as senior surgeon are Drs. Stephen A. De Martini, Cleveland, and Oliver C. Wenger, Chicago, and the following assistant surgeons have been promoted to the grade of passed assistant surgeons: Drs. Byron J. Olson, Washington, D. C.; Harold R. Sandstead, Hines, Ill.; James A. Grider Jr., Angel Island, Calif.; Charles M. McGill, Savannah, Ga., and Norman H. Topping, Washington, D. C.
Civilian Physicians Wanted for Duty with the CCC
Vacancies now exist in the Civilian Conservation Corps in the Eighth Corps Area wherein the services of physicians can be utilized as civilian employees (physicians) or as contract physicians. Applicants
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