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Sfeaming as before . . . 0630 ser special sea and anchor defails . . . 0730
maneuvering af various courses and speeds fo make berflm . . : Q7?5
moored porfside fo Pier 3, Unifed Sfales Naval Base, Norfolk, Vll'Qlnl3u
secured special sea defails . . . commenced liberfy . . .
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During our sfay in 'l'he Medilerranean +he Sup-
ply Deparfmenf had many varied dulies aside from
ifs assigned mission. The manner in which fresh
provisions and Ship's Sfore ariicles were purchased
was qui're significant With +he able assislance of
ou'r inierprelers we were able 'io handle +he mul-
+i+ude of foreign salesmen who showed us every-
fhing from cheese 'lo musical cigareH'e boxes. All
souvenir huniers were al lhe mercy of lhe Supply
Deparlmeni as 'l'o lhe delivery and sale of +he
more expensive ilems. Such foreign merchandise
as gloves, loys, 400 day clocks, cameras and many
ofher ifems of value were purchased for sale
+hrough lhe Ship's Srore.
The Supply Deparimenr was also DelIgh+ed 'ro
have +he responsibility of exchanging lhe "Yankee
Dollar for llalian Lira, French Francs, Greek
Drachmas, Spanish Pesafas, Algerian Francs, and
One lhing +he Supply Depar'I'men+ Topped all
olher ships of +he division in was lhe ob+aining of
ligh'l's which were used for +he Ship's splendid
Chrislmas decoraiions. I+ look many man hours
and a lol of requisilions, plus a g'rea+ deal of
diplomacy +o ob+ain all 'lhe "ligh+s" and "ra+ +ails"
necessary for 'rhe decoralions.
The 'trip itself provided experiences which will
be remembered by +he personnel of lhis deparl-
men+ for many years +o come. The pleasures avail-
able more fhan compensaled for +he 'tremendous
amounr of work involved during our five-monih
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