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The Bridgeport Post from Bridgeport, Connecticut • Page 15

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Bridgeport, Connecticut
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THE BRIDGEPORT POST, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 1961. FIFTEEN MILFORD MAYOR PLANS MEETING WITH UNION MILFORD, Feb. 23 Mayor Charles R. lovino has set next Tuesday trie day he will meet with representatives of the newly organized city employes union. The employes have organized under the Federation of -County and Municipal Employes, AFL-CIO.

A union spokesman said about 85 of the 200 eligible employes of the city have joined the union. I The mayor has. informed the! union he will have Civil ServL Chairman John P. Broomell, Jr City'Attorney Richard H. Lync Public Works Director Richar Minnaman and Robert Milne', a sistant public works director a the meeting.

The union met yesterday select its representatives to th meeting- and started to nam stewards for the various ci departments. A union spokesman said an fort will be made next week contact office employes to joi Ithe organization. Shocking facts about the NEW dangers of VD Vthereal disease is again on tha loose, a menace which threatens to become more widespread than ever! A special medical report, in March Reader's Digest, tells why public health authorities fear new cases may total four million a year why VD could reach epidemic proportions. Most shocking of all is the recent Increase found among teen-agers! What's happened? Are the wonder drugs which everyone thought had wiped out this threat now losing theirpunch? Here are facts which everyone particularly parents shoufd know. Don't miss "Once More-VD" in March Reader's on sale! Boost Your Savings With Post-Telegram Classified Ads You can "bank" on extra cash when you use fast-acting Classified Ads to quickly sell the furniture and appliances you no use.

Dial ED 3-0161 8 a.m. and 10 p.m. today. POST-TELEGRAM CLASSIFIED ADS Bethel Firm Produces 'Robot' To Speed Factory Automation Go 1 BETHEL. Feb.

Controls corporation has given a demonstration of its "Uni- mate" robot, designed to speed factory automation, to 40 business and industry magazine editors. Behind a closed door marked "Danger, Unauthorized Persons Keep Out," company officials put the invention through several "put and take" convi process and forging operations the latter part of last week. Joseph Engelberger, president of the Bethel firm, made a distinction between the science fiction robot which had independent intelligence and this "manipu lator" which he said is only an 'extension of a human being." The machine which will sell for about $25,000 can "remember" up 200 sequential commands on ts magnetic memory drum. It must be Jed through a "teaching" operation before it by tself at the normal speed of a mman being. The company said: "The robot designed to speed factory production and to cut costs by tak- ng over- repetitive routines now performed by men." The name of the "Unimate" is contraction of the company's plans and hopes lor "universal mtomation." It probably will' be used first the automotive industry accord- ng to Norman Schafler, president of Consolidated Diesel Elec- ric company of Stamford, which owns the BetheJ firm.

He said it will be used in high forging operations to eliminate nasty jobs" now per- brmed by men. He pointed out hat some forging plants have to shut down during the summer ecause of increased tempera- ures 'causing unbearable work- ng conditions. The company will produce six more trial machines which it lopes to place in heavy manufacturing industries by the end of year. It plans to do engineering and electronic operations the Danbury area but may pro duce the body of the four and one-half foot high machine elsewhere. Most automation machines on a today are designed for one operation, the company officials laid.

Mid "changes products often'make such automation obsolete before it pays for tself. In Unimation or universal automation, is avoided, because like human operator, the Lfnimate can be re- aught another job when the current job is completed." The "Unimate" looks like a miniature gun turret on destroyer. The arm' is operated lydraullcally with "wrirt" resembling i lobster claw. Mr. Engelberger noted that the man who operates the machine may know very little about elec Ironies.

MAY BIDS STATE SPUR ECONOMY SOUTHINGTON, Feb. 2J-(AP) ivernment should give "concrete encouragement to our economic system" to foster economic growth, Republican State Chairman Edwin H. said night. He said it should be the ohjec live of all levels of government to -aid the economic system not only i preserving present jobs and business but also in attracting and developing new industry. In a speech before the Southington Chamber of Commerce, May said "a continuing development of our spiritual and economic resources is the only sure way to achieve, the goals envisioned by our founding fathers." One way for the state to encourage the.

economy, he said, would be "to continue to improve our interior road network to make easier for our workers to reach places of' employment and 'or our industries to move their products to terminals and mar- cets." He also called a state-encouraged financing plan to help domestic industries acquire modern facilities through local, privately-financed industrial founda- ions. MANAGER APPOINTED FOR GRANT'S STORE Congress was asked, today to double the amou'nt of'money, the i Afmy engineers can spend for GE 150 IN HOLYOKE WALKOUT HOLYOKE, Feb. 23 -(AP) Some 150 General Electric company employes who stayed away from work Tuesday in protest against the suspension of a union official have been suspended by the company. Edward Daytel, president of Local 264, International Union of Electrical Workers (1UE), said the company told the men not to return until notified. He called this a lockout.

The company posted suspension notices Tuesday. The walkout came after Howard Moran, a shop steward and a vice president of the local, was suspended for two and one-half days for having been involved in a'fight with another employe last Friday. Daytel said that as Moran approached a time clock, on his way to a union meeting, he was met by another employe who "behaved belligerently." When the man refused to step aside, Moran pushed him, Daytel said. GE contended the man wai punched in the mouth. ROBERT Robert T.

Perschel, of has been appointed, manager of the W. -T. Grant store at 1189 Main street, it was announced today: Mr. Perschel replaces Robert M. a who was transferred to Stoneham, Mass.

Mr. Perschel has managed the Grant store in Wallingford the past three years. While in Wallingford, Mr. Per- schel was active in the Chamber of Commerce, serving as president of the merchants-bureau and chairman of the sales promotion committee. He is a graduate of Milford schools and the University of Connecticut where he ma- jorrd in marketing.

Mr. Perschel will continue to reside in Milford with his wife and two children, Robin-and Robert. He is assistant Cub Scout master of Pack 14, Milford. The 41.000-mile interstate highway system will require 52,400,000 tons of steel products. BUY THE FINEST PERN'S BRAND (R Purt Pork ITALIAN SAUSAGE Manufactured by R.

PERRI SONS, INCORPORATED Ntw.Humi; Conn. Sold At Ludini Fowl Storx Thniout Stilt BUSH SEEKS INCREASE IN WASHINGTON, Feb. 23--(DPI) small Hood.coiKcnl out congressional approval. Sen. j'resccm Bush, and Rep.

John W. McCormacR. propped legislation to increase; (he i i Irom $800.000 on any one project. Undi'r a previous law, spoiv by New A engineers miy'spcnd up trip 'TTo'th" Fiu hhd NlcCormack MOO.OOO on local flood con-jjaid that limitation trol projeti is too' restfictive, of specific a i a i and ap-' propriation bills, The The law'became, effective'as a reports notions 'Sale's run 5500 mil- result of (he disastrous 1955 floods lion yearly. America's whiskey in smart square bottle TPD.AV''S.wh»k(!y! whiikey no Ustw! GtW SEVEN.

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