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New Executive Director of Social Security Board
Oscar M. Powell, San Antonio, Texas, regional director of the Social Security Board, has been appointed executive director to succeed Frank Bane, who resigned to become executive director of the Council of State Governments, Chicago. Mr. Powell, a lawyer, has served as chairman of the Bexar County relief committee, administering local and federal relief, and as chairman of the Texas Regional Labor Board.
Technicians Wanted for Public Health Service
Open competitive examinations for positions in the U. S. Public Health Service as senior medical technician, assistant medical technician for bacteriology, roentgenology or the two subjects combined and medical technician for stethography and electrocardiography are announced. The salary for the first position is $2,000 a year, for the second $1,620 and for the third $1,800. Applications must be on file with the U. S. Civil Service Commission by September 26; by September 29 if
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