C'' .: ~
~~. .. ~ ,.S GP
I'll '"I) \'V, 9tn Ai'~71>-.T, 19,3
(OON IRl'-ATIO N OF' Oi!RINACNOES
Tie S -cretary If St.ic for the
Colonies ils iilnorm)Idl the Governor
that the power of disallowance will
not be exorcied i' n :.'ip, ct o" tlhe
undermcnotioni d O),tlii' nces:-
l3 o s ii *,-' / ,'.
No. 3 of I.;, Aini ii al (Diseases
and inmprtatii n) (Ailmlndinent) Ordi-
No. I of 1956, Passengers. (1 n-
seaxw-rtiy Si'ips) (Am, i-d nt) Ordi-
The', filwi li! >IXry Rules aiii l
Orders ar' c\irc'ui.6l d wili1 tiiis iGaztte
and fWorm p thi rof:l -
No. i, of It6SiL' Tie Efficiency
Decora;lr and Effi'icin'y Vl. .I i
(Aniei',i.o! -nt) Reglibtions, 1:'.i'
2 )ioi. I ri'c'7 4 *',nt,
No. 2 f '.' "' The Pmt Protre-
tion t'g"!;.tions. 93. '
I p /i/ '; c.n1 s.
I,-:.. I.....an Fruit Fly.
Owing to the reported occurrence
in Florida of the Mediterranean Fruit
Fly, the (overnor-in-Council on the
13th July,. 195I6. miude the Plant Pro-
tection Regulations, .1:' '.. prohibiting
the importation in tile Colony of
Montserrat of all fruit and vegetables
and any parts thereof except-
(i) canned fruit and vegetables
(ii) fruit and vegetables which
have been dried, candied.
preserved or otherwise pro-
Notice is hereby given accordingly
that no licenc-es will be issued for the
importation into the Colony of fruit
and vegetables from the United States
of America except as exempted above
until the outbreak of the pest has
Plyn ou th, Moen. sfrra t,
17th July, 1956.
Ref. M. 47/12
N._,, Stain e, Cotton LiLt.
Nlid ar(e llrel)y invited for the,
pir' iise1 (i'x-w;!h'i'h'l)(! ) oIfj l approxi-
mnately 275 ':h.s Stained Cotton Lint
(wria in ;t apprit-iunately 881 6,,00 s..
net ,or .(' ,o less) ehui by the PIe:lsunt
J) -veipm')int Oilc:er. Antiqiua.
lii : sh.nrii ,t:te ; c< a;u'iy the price
per tlb. lit ('x-worehous',) which is
being offered for the entire ilanitity
of ,stiii d Hlilut L w avai la ile.
'I' silccesfiil blidn ir must lie pre-
par 'd to taI!: ii
iinanedi.Lte'ly f~'ter hie ihas en i, .t,. .I
if theI netuceptae; ( of his Bid, or as
sof ; ar- dlied uponr to di o tIy thin
''iS i:tiP.t l.nt ,- l i iJ'i l ilt Oi I,
(do-F nit ))ilio hliusrlf to acept tile
hlighil t or ia y i id.
P0,S)S'1.' 01 RO D i F':.l NFIi,
aii s sqiloud hi 'sol s ,or li'ress to the
Rowd Enlgrer. St. \Viln'clit, particu-
laris of XX iich :i' r lie l olloxx-:lr
PAppoint ) lment ian Anti-ry.
!iln, pondlst is 'on-pe! sionable andr
the p..i.. A ;tiut. ill he contract
F/,,axm n DOev'elfan/i tDent i l'",
18or t lhree (. ears I'
POST OF ROAD ;:: 1.0 INI FER,
ni. aST. VINCENT.e scess-
fkil c'landidate will depend oil hit;
A i |i licatioi ns are invited trie (. Tit-e
aliy querii lliee subject to the olot ial
IiRegulations am(d local General Orders
for te time being t. in ce nt, partic-
as they wire applicable.w A rs r:- lli
Appointment and Salary.
AlloThane post ion-pensionable andwill
te a provided t wile officer maintractins
for three (3) years. I'i, salary is in
ta e scale of 0-or the performance
annum, and thle salary of the success-
ful candidate will depend on his
ualof is icti al experience. The
ice r will be subject to terms. Colonial
Regulations and local Geprovided. Order
for the time being in force in so far
as they are applicable. A Tri. elliiig
Allowance of 100 per annum will
be paid provided the officer maintains
a motor vehicle for the performance
of his official duties.
Quarters are not provided.
I.' .i 'e-.
Il,- duties oth tle post are to direct
and isupervisl work in connectionn
with the Islaiid's lRo:d Programme.
The mil iu works involve the design,
layout and coniitrlletiion of 11iow see-
tions of road, and the colus surfacing
of existing gravel road.s.
Candidates should be graduate
Civil Engineers or should possess the
A.Ml.l.(CE. qualifications or compar-
able experience iand qualifications.
'Free passages on :ji-t appointment
and on satisfactory coinpletion of the
period of engagement will be pro-
vided for the ()Oficer. his wife and
children" not exceeding five persons
in all; children should be under 18
years of ;ape, unmulllrried alni dtpcll-
ent on the Oflicer.
actionn leave will le gralntedl on
the satisfactory trimnination of the
eolltract t at the rate of 1 \ eek for
each completed period oi' 3 i;onths
co(lseel(tive ser\ ice.
7, ..' "o71
All (loverlimenit (Ollicers are able
to taxation imposed lby local legisla-
Applications giving full particulars,
qualifications andl experience of the
applicant and accompanied by two
teithimoi lniia si ,, lud lie addressed to
tile Chief Secretaryi, Windward Is-
lands. Grenada, aind nust reaelh himi
not later thlia 15th August, 19156.
lIef. No. A.C. 13/S9 I.
Central Experiment Station,
2.41 195. 3.195
2.41 1. u 3.04
1.60 1.02 2.15 .(8 1.28
I.62 5.60 1.08 .83 1.40
3.14 2.06 .19 1.75 3.83
3.07 1.50 3.83 2.81 2.58
5.74 1.31 3.32 1.47 5.72
8.38 3.2O 3.47 2.13 4.29
To 4th Aug. .25 .03 1.29
26.24 16.65 18.97
~i L 2~i,
26 THE ANTIGUA, MONTSERRAT AND VIRGIN ISLANDS GAZETTE. [August 9. 1956.
ORDER OF COMPETENT AUTHORITY.
Order made by the Competent Authority for the Colony of Antigua under Regulation 50 of the
Defence Regulations, 1939, as having effect by virtue of the Supplies and Services
(Transitional Powers) Act, 1945, the Supplies and Services (Transitional Powers)
(Colonies etc.) Order in Council, 1946, (Imp.) the Supplies and Services (Transitional
Powers) Order, 1946, and the Supplies and Services Continuance Order, 1952.
No. 1 of 1956.
DEFENCE REGULATIONS, 19i8i.
1. Short Title. This Order may be cited as the Control Prices (Amendment No. 1)
Order, 1956, and shall be read together with the Control of Prices Order. 1!9 14 (No. ) of 1944), as
amended, hereinafter referred to as the Principal Order.
2. Amendment. List A of Part I of the Schedule to the Principal Order is hereby
amended by the deletion of item 6 and the substitution therefore of the item bearirn a similar number as
as set out in the Schedule hereto.
List "A "-Foodstuffs, etc.
Item. Article. Wholesale Price. Retail Pric'.
6. Mill: (fresh) 10 cents per quart bottle of 26 fluid ounces.
Provided that: (a) an additional 2 cents per
quart bottle may be charged when delivery is
made by the seller at the purchaser's premises:
and (b) a further additional 3 cents per quart
bottle may be charged in respect of milk pro-
duced in and purchased from the undermentioned
(i) Smiths' Dairy operated by Lyda Hall.
(ii) St. Clare Dairy operated by A. L.
(iii) Paynters Dairy operated by Antigua
Syndicate Estates Ltd.
Dated the 31st day of July, 1956.
Competent A .:i.'ir;i' y.
f 'E ANT!(' VA, IM-NTON'0 SEl'RAT 'ND ItN ISLANDS (IAZkETTE. 27
Hurricane Precautions, 1956.
1. At the beginning of the Hurricane Season the public are advised to take precautions
to safegaua'rd their homes and uther property in the event of a storm. During a hurricane the
central electricity supply will i, rtrned off. and every household should therefore be provided with
a hurricane Jl. "1Q f or a lash light (or pr. erably with both) which should be checked regularly
and kept in working order throughout the hurricane season.
2. ownerss of baromerters should take readings daily at 10 a.m., I p.m. and 10 p.m.
Any change lower than the usual diurnal one of 0-10 inch should be regarded witl suspicion.
3. The masters or agents of vessels if' in (dout sliould communnicate with the Harbour
Master for information.
4. When barring up a house, on indication of bid eitherer begin xith the side facing
the direction of the prevailing wind, which varies from North West to North East. Should the
centre of a storm pass over the island there 4 ill be a short period of cal n during which the
Northern side of the building could be opened up and the Southern and Westerly sides closed.
Very often there is uo calm, and under such circumstances it is wise to have everything securely y
5. The niiied States Weather Bureau at Suan Ju i, I'uerto Rico, issues regular weather
reports for the Eastern Cariibean which are broadcast in Spanish and English daily throughout the
hurricane season hv several radio ,tratious in Puerto : ico. Owners of radio, should make a habit of
listening to these brondalcass which may be heard over the following stations at the times and on the
frequencies and wavelength shown:
mBOADnCAST TIMES (LOCAL)
Stalio,, F'requien ry tm''.'i/!! ,n'the,.r i,'cia( hurrtcane nicarinh(.S.
(trnel'e gtIih). .
WI PR 940 ks ;>a ,.m. 6.30 a.m.
(3! 9. 14 in) 4 55 .m. 2.30 p.m.
WA PA \. I krs 7.45 a.:m.*
(4 1.1 S m) 2.1 p. .*
*('xcept an :att1'rd;iy anld Suinday
WKAQ 580 kcs 6.30 p.m.
(517.24 m) 12.30 a.u.
,,.',*...l Isl inls 3395 kcs 7.10 p.m.
(68.4 n) 10.10 p.m.
Exce-pt Saturd(a s
Stations WSTA in St. Thoma>s man WIVI in St. Croix also iroadcasi the Weather Bureau's special hurricane
warnings and advisories.
Storm Warning Siniials.
The following signals displayed at the Harbour AMaste,'s Office, <;o,,t Hill, Ottos Hill,
I)olice Headquarters and ot~er l'olice staitos denote the altppr)ach of disturbed
wea icr :--
W 11 I:
A. A Red Flag with black square in centre means Tropical disturbance reported;
likely to affect island of Antigua-CAU TION ADVISED.
B. TWO red flags, with black squares in centre-Hl IRRICANE SIGNAL-
DA NGI ER EXPECT ED.
Two DET(ONATING ROCKETS will be Fired from the Harbour Master's Office to
AT DAY & AT NIGHT.
A IRED LI.(;GHT will be displayed at Police Srntions. Ihe Police will go through St.
John's :id vilhiges rounding their whistles.
Telephone Exchanges will inform subscribers. After a hurricane warning has been
received the ne vs will be broadcast by Radio Antigua (3.255 megacycles; 92.16
metres) at regular intervals:-9 a.m., 1 p.m., 5 p.m. and more often if necessary.
St. John's, Antigua.
10th July, 1956.
. k I i I- 'wst 9. 19561
28 THE ANTIGUA, ;ONTSIER, AT AND VIRG IN ISLANDS MA!/ i iIT. [ Augnut t, I.' ;
Declaration dated June 26, 1956, made under Section 3 of the Land Acquisition Act, 1944,
(No. 11/1944) for the Acquisition of certain Land in the Colony of Antl;i:; required for
Public ]:>,i 'r-'e. ;
IT IS i E'EBHY DECLARED that the (Givornor in Council ,ith the approval o the ,islAtir' (muncil of
the (Colony of Antigot considers that tin hu td sitaite at Liberta in the t[rish of daiit Paul in the Islawit of Antig'n
and more particularly described in the ieheidule hereto, shounl I), a qAirie for pullic purpiseC. n!'wn.ly t
thereon a Schooi, IHealtih Centre. Nurses Quarters and 'mnenii'.-
ALL the pieces or pariels of land containing in the .vi ohl -. I ;ores situated in the Village of Lihrdi-i in
the Parisil of Saint Paul in the C('lony of Anttixgua owned 1" thn !'folowiig --
Stephen R. Ment'sdes. James rkly Ry A\ 'is. Robert JTselh, Anti>,ta Tr:ides ani IL.; our
U nioi Georne Ferrtrance aid (':. Titus an I
boun(led as follows:-
On the North in part by a stream and in part by the Pnublic Roi.
On the South hby a road separ;jtig the si
(On the East in. part by tl,e l Puhli' Roai atmd in part by a road. :at
On the West by lind of Jant-s Frederi a ndl I ,.- Ferrine:,
AiLde by the GCovernor in tu.'nn this '1Gt d&yi of Jun'. JI,ii
'bAQi i"I t'o Ottfl
WINI)WAUn I STANDS ; POAt)-
Vacancy for two Announcer/
A application re invited from asuit-
ably qualifie:I candidates for two
appointments to the post of Announ-
cer/Operator in the Windward Islands
Broadcasting Service. St. G o!,' '-,
Grenada. particulars- of which are ;s
2. The salary of the post i $Hli;80
per an1nun1 with annual incri'nultsi
of $48 to $1.920 per annumn.
I. The appointment is non-pen-
sionablh. and will be on probation for
six months. Subject to satisfactutory
coipletito of tho probationary pt:rio ,
appointimen t will In on contract f,.r
two years in the first inst:tinc. 'I',.
offico:- will 'b i subj.-ct to th: C(ol-ni :
Regulations and local General Orders
for the time being in force, in so far
as they iare alpplicaldi.
i:. sii- ecid ;'ficera will bt'
required to carry out An noumnv' r
dntiies and control thel progratmun
outtiinu from the studio. A suitable
mincro hone voiee and ability to thiuk
quickly :and deal ,.. .i ly with an
emrtr~iency are- ess,,ntial qnudific:ttion.m
The officers will ;lst be expected to
develop -omto aptitude for pirog'ramtutl
compilation under the supervision of
the Programme Director anid hisi
5. Free pass:gs w,'ill he pro', i itd
for th., select,-d .. .. r on appoint-
mPnt. (including wife and children,
1, exceeding 5 Ierson;- in all) and
on atiisfactory termiitation of the
t. vacation leave o full salary
will be granted at tli rate of one
week fo0' Iachi completed period of
three months resid~int service. such
leav to be taken on the satisfactory
completion of the period of engage-
7. Applications should be ad-
dr id. to the Chif' Su'r-r tryt', XW it)(-
ward Islands. Grenada. B.W.I., and
ie posted so that they re:lch him not
later than the 10th Atgust, I1'
Ief. No. 13M/(0 3:2
Windward Islands Broad-
-:'- iL Service.
.A phiatuions ar- im ited f'min suit-
ably qualified candidates for three
:-iMtiltnentits to the post of Pro-
rt'vinine Assistant in the Windward
Isn-ids Br:i'dcastiWg Soerice. St.
(pr-t'.'. (Genadai. particular:: of
which are as follows:--
2. The salary of the post is at the
rate of $2,880 per annum.
3. The appointment is non-pen-
sionable, and will be on probation
for siix months. Subject to satisfac-
tory completion of the probationary
period, appointment will be or con-
tract for two years in the first in-
stauce. The Officer will be ; iii.-l
to th (Colonial Regulations and local
generall Orders for the time being in
fonc. in so fot as; tthe-y are applicable.
4. Essential qualiticatiotn in-
ciude some experience of newspaper
work. an interest in current ..I l,-n
and a knowledge of the Windward
Islands. and an ability to produce
and re-cord progralnnes of a varied
5. A Programnme Assistant will be
stationed in leach of the three islands
St. Vincent. St. Lncit and Dominica.
Ile will he Irqltired to !worlk tilder
direction of the Progranlme Director
and supplly the main station in
Grenada with news and recordings of
talks. discussion. music, etc. He
will act as a representative of the
Windwiard Islands Broadcastinp Ser-
vice. 'Th' successful candidates will
1)e required to undergo a period of
training wiNh the main station in
6(. Free i, ssages will be provided
for lthe electedd lic.,- on appoint-
ment, (including wife and children
lnot exceeding five persons in all),
and on satisfactory tetrminnaion of thl-
7. Vacation leave on full salary
will be granted at the rate of
o:- week for each completed period
of three months resident service;
such leave to be taken on the satis-
factory completion of the period of
8. A applications should he address-
ed to thel'li, f Secretary, Windward
Island(h. Government House, Grenada,
and be posted so that they reach
him not later than the 10th August,
Ref. No. 13j00333
Printed at the Governnment PriAting Office, A ntiuna, Leew' ir IMlands,
Acting Government Printer.-- By Authority.
by EAnt PlIOTT,
[Price 13 cents]
STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1956, No. 33.
PRl I.'LA\TIO.NS GOVERNING THE AWARD OF THE EFFICIENCY
DECORATION AND TIHE EFFICIENCY MEDAL MADE UNDER
THE AUTHORITY OF' THE ROYAL WARRANT DATED
NOVEMBER 17, 1952.
1. Short Title. Th,".e Regulations may be cited as
the Efficiency Decoration and Efficiency Medal (Amendment)
Regulations, 1956. and shall be read as one with the
Leeward Islands Efficiency Decoration and Efficiency Medal
Regulations, 1937. as amended from time to time, hereinafter
referred to as the Principal Regulations.
2. Amendment. Part I and Part II of the Princi-
pal Regulations are hereby respectively amended as follows:-
(a) In paragraph (ii) of regulation 6 under caption
"D. CONTINUITY OF SERVICE of Part I, a colon shall be
substituted for the semi-colon appearing therein and
immediately thereafter the following proviso shall be
Provided that the period 1st August, 1952 to 30th
June, 1956 shall not be deemed to constitute a break in
the service of iny member of the Antigua Defence Force
who was serving in that Force immediately before its dis-
bandment on the first-mentioned date and enlisted therein
on its re-establis0hment on the last-mentioned date.":
(b) In subparagraph (iii) of paragraph (a) of regula-
tion 16 under caption "I. Continuity of service-" of
Part II, a colon shall be substituted for the full stop
appearing therein and immediately thereafter the following
proviso shall be inserted-
Provided that the period 1st August, 1952 to 30th
June, 1956 shall not be deemed to constitute a break in
the service of any member of the Antigua Defence Force
who was serving in that Force immediately before its
disbandment on the first-mentioned date and enlisted
therein on its re-establishment on the last-mentioned
ISSUED by the Governor, with the approval of Her
Majesty signified through the Right Honourable
ALAN LENNOX BOYD, one of Her Majesty's
Principal Secretaries of State, the 25th day of
P. D. MACDONALD,
Printed at the Government Printing Offic, Antigua. Leeward Islands
by EARL PIGOTT, Acting Government Printer.-By Authority.
[ Price 4 cents.
STATUTI'ORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1956, No. 22.
The Plant Protection Regulations, 1956, dated July 13,
1956, and made by the Governor in Council under
Sections 15 and 17 of the Plant Protection Ordinance,
1941, (No. 11 of 1941).
1. Short Title, These Regulations may be cited as
the Plant Protection Regulations, 1956.
2. Amendment. The First Schedule to the Plant
Protection Regulations, 1951 (No. 2 of 1951) is hereby
amended as follows:-
(i) by adding at the end of the first column of the
said Schedule the following item;
(q) All fruit and vegetables and any
parts thereof except
(i) canned fruit and vegetables;
(ii) fruit and vegetables which
have been dried, candied,
preserved or otherwise pro-
(ii) by adding at the end of the second column of the
said Schedule opposite the said item the
words The United States of America."
Made by the Governor in Council this 13th day of July,
JAS. H. CARROTT,
Clerk of the Council.
Prihted at the Govenment Printing Office, Antigna, Leeward Islands,
by EALt, PlIurT. Acting Government Printer.--ByAuthority.
S -500-8.56. [Price 3 cents.]