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NOMINATIONS SUBMITTED TO THE SENATE Week Ending Friday,

May 12, 1978

The following list does not include promotions of members of the Uniformed Services, nominations to the Service Academies, or nominations of Foreign Service officers.

Submitted May 9, 1978

DUANE C. SEWELL, of California, to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (Defense Programs) (new position).

JAMES WILLIAMS YANCEY, of Arkansas, to be a member of the Mississippi River Commission for a term of 9 years, vice Harold T. Council, retired.

Submitted May 10, 1978

MARY JOHNSON LOWE, of New York, to be United States District Judge for the Southern District of New York, vice John M. Cannella, retired.

NOMINATIONS—Continued

Submitted May 10—Continued

WALTER M. HEEN, of Hawaii, to be United States Attorney for the District of Hawaii for the term of 4 years, vice Harold M. Fong.

RUFUS E. THOMPSON, of New Mexico, to be United States Attorney for the District of New Mexico for the term of 4 years, vice Victor R. Ortega, resigned.

ISHMAEL A. MEYERS, of the Virgin Islands, to be United States Attorney for the District of the Virgin Islands for the term of 4 years, vice Julio A. Brady, resigned.

DAVID GAY GARTNER, of Virginia, to be a Commissioner of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission for the term expiring April 13, 1982, vice John Vernon Rainbolt II, term expired.

The following-named persons to be members of the Board of Directors of the Inter-American Foundation for the terms indicated:

For the remainder of the term expiring September 20, 1980

ARNOLD NACHMANOFF, of Virginia, vice John Richardson, Jr., resigned.

For a term expiring September 20, 1982

ALBERTO IBARGUEN, of Connecticut, vice George Cabot Lodge, term expired.

PETER TAYLOR JONES, of California, vice Augustin S. Hart, Jr., term expired.

CAROLYN R. PAYTON, of the District of Columbia, vice William D. Rogers, resigned.

Submitted May 11, 1978

RICHARD W. MURPHY, of Maryland, a Foreign Service officer of Class one, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Philippines.

TERENCE A. TODMAN, of the Virgin Islands, a Foreign Service officer of the Class of Career Minister, to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to Spain.

Submitted May 12, 1978

PETER F. VAIRA, JR., of Illinois, to be United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania for the term of 4 years, vice David W. Marston.

PHILIP B. HEYMANN, of Massachusetts, to be an Assistant Attorney General, vice Benjamin R. Civiletti, elevated.

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