ANTIGUA. MON TS iE i
VIRGIX ISLA NDS GAy TTF
Published 6y c/luthority.
THUi:SDAY, ISiSH (CT()OBER, 1956.
It i- notified for general information
that Mr. G. P. ALLSEBROOK has been
appointed A d! in i i s t ra t o r, British
Virgin i landl. with effect from the
5th Ocht, r. 195i;.
Chief Nccretary'l 0 ','
12th October, 1956.
Ref. No P.. RF. i.
It i. noritiied for eneeral information
that the Governor has issued a Com-
mission appointing His Honour G. P.
A LSEBROOK, Administrator, Virgin
Islands, as Additional Magistrate, in
and for Magisterial District "J",
(Virgin Islands), with effect from the
15th October, 1956.
C(hirf Secre/ar!'s Oflice,
11th October, 19.5);.
Ref. No. 1:'00247.
It i> hereby notified for general
information that the Honourable
P. C. LEWIS, Q.C. Acting Pnisne
Judge, Chairman of the Board of
Assessment appointed by the Gover-
nor to assess the compensation pay-
able for lands acquired for public
purposes at Five Islands has fixed
Monday the 22nd October. 1956. at
the holur of ten o'clock in the f
noon ff r the hearing of thel inquiry.
A dmiti,,nirato Oice,
16th Otober, 1".:.i
Appointment and transfers (Atc.,
in the public service, with effect from
the dates stated, are published for
OLLERENSHAW, M. F., to be Principal
Auditor, Leeward Islands.
The following Ordinance and Statu-
tory lnles and Orders are circulated
with this Gazette and form part
No. 15 of 1956, "The Interpreta-
tion and General Clauses Act (Amend-
ment) Ordinance, 1956."
y 3 pp. Price 6 cents.
STATUTORY RULES & ORDERS
No. 60 of I. .', Resolution of the
Legislative Council dated October, 10,
1956. made under section 15 of thei
Customs Duties Ordinance, 19'27 (No.
11/1927)" 1 pp. Price 3 cents.
No. 35 of 1956, "The Stamps
Order, 1'.." 2 pp. Price 4 cis.
In accordance with the provisions
of Section 12 of the Land Acquisition
Act No. 1. of 1944, His Excellency
the Governor has caused a Board of
Assessfme nto to he appointed to deter-
mine all questions and claims relating
to the payment of compensation in
connexion with the acquisition of anl
area of land of 129.309 acres and
forming part of the Five Islands
Estate situated in the Parish of St.
John Antigua, for the undermen-
(1) to obtain a site for the erec-
tion of a school and provision
of a playground;
(2) to obtain an area for exten-
sion of the existing village
of Five Islands:
(3) to provide agricultural plots
for the villagers of Five
(4) to provid- a grazing area for
the sioclk of the said villagers.
2. The Board will be constituted
The Hon. Mr. Justice P. C.
LEWIS, Q.C.. Chairman;
Mr. FR,\NCIS ANTONIO. appoint-
ed by the Governor; and
Mr. NOEL SLACK, nominated by
the owier of the land to be
12th October. 19'.,,.
Ref. No. A 46/77'
Statement of Currency Note
Circulation in the British
Caribbean Territories (East-
ern Group) on 1st September,
Br. Caribbean Cur-
5(r i;i. Note Oi
Br. Caribbean Currency Notbws in
circulation on 1st Septenmber. 1956:
T'rinikdni a Tobago ... 27,737,l 11.00
British i uliana
Total Br. Caribbean
and T,,I Gov't.
... 14,70( 1 .,' 11,
9341. ,1 1i0
... 1,313, ii .I 0
... 57,i, 799.00
... I *I.I li n
-- .. ,I 10.00
on 1st Sept., 1956 58,804,092.00
British (Oaribbean Currency Board,
Port of Spain,
Trinidad, B. W.I.
70 THE ANTIGUA, MONTSEl~ AT AND VIRGIN ISLANDS (G GAZETTE. [October S,1956
Statement showing British Caribbean Coin
Circulation in the British Caribbean
Territories (Eastern Group) on 1st
Average circulation during
July, 1956 $2,314,518.00
Trinidad & Tobago '.i
Barbados 15,'i '" .0)
British Guiana 493,100.00
St. Vincent 73,475.00
St. Lucia 115,150.001
Dominica I 'I
Antigua 11 -,' I>u.
St. Kitts 8' .'.110
Montserrat Ii, I 111I
'r .if sets issued in Unitdi
Br. Caribbean (Curr'en,,' Board.
British Caribbean Curre'ncy it1ard,
T''reasry Chami ers.
Port of Spain,
Ref. No. 24/00079.
Town and Country Planning
BE IT RESOLVED that the Central
Authority undl r Section 5(1)(b) of the
Town and Country Planning Ordinance,
1948 (No. 4 ,f 1948), here y decide
to prepare schliei,- in resplecit (f
priotino I f Inlui ill he Half Moon
Ba.y area i.e. North 4 f the piiblic road
andl that it be reserved a an Open
Space andl 1o1 tlhe Soth of ith roadl
for General Recreational Purposes, in
the Colony of Antigua.
Dated the 8th day of October. 1956.
Secr rtary < K.rtr ..
C. H. A. P. A.
,;i'n.rfR x !AtII%:ilent Station
N t11ti 4U a.
1952. 1953. 1951. 1955. 1956.
2.41 1.93 3.04 2. 1 5.15
1.60 1.02 2.15 .68 1.25
1.62 5.C0 1,08 83 1.40
3.14 2.06 .49 1.75 3.83
3.07 1.50 3.83 2.81 2.58
5.74 1.31 3.32 ,47 572
8.38 3.20 3.47 2.13 4.29
August 8.43 3.15 593
Sept. -.5:) 2.10 9.91 559 2.10
To 13th Oot. 1.02 23 4 34 2 32 1.21
40 96 22 10 37.86 27.99 33.08
TRADE MARKS OFFIFIE,
ANTIhUA, 5TH October, 1956.
R,. R. REYNOLDS TO013ACCO C OMIANY (, Main I' Fourth Streets, \Wi,- -,.lemn State of North
Oaroliua. United States of America have app!ield for i ei;:,tratioI] of on ,I Trade tMark consisting of the following:-
-~- 1~~---- 1-"I ,
in Class 45, that is to say:-'Tobacco products including cigarettes.
The Applicants claim that they have used the said Trade Mark in respect of the said goods for 5 months
before the date of their said Application.
Any person may within three months from the date of the tirst appearance of this Advertisement in the
Anti./u,. Montserrat d& Virgin Islands Gazette, give notice in duplicate at the Trade Marks Office, Antigua, of
opposition to registration of the said Trade Mark.
CECIL O. BYRON,
Registrar of Trade Marks.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Antigua, Leeward Islands, by EARL PIGOTT,
Acting Goverinment Printer.-By Authority.
[Prieo 17 cents.]
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No. 15 of 1956. Interpretation and General MONTSERRAT,
Clauses Act (Amendment).
[L.S.] V K -
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
No. 15 of 1956.
An Ordinance to ainend the Interpretation and
General Clauses Act, 1955.
[1st July, 1956] Comnenee-
ENACTED by the Legislature of the Colony
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Short title.
Interpretation and General Clauses Act (Amend-
ment) Ordinance. 1956, and shall be read as one 1219:t5.
with the Interpretation and General Clauses Act, 3/86 O.
1955, as amended, hereinafter called the Principal 596o. 65.
2. (1) Section 2 of the Principal Act is Amendmont
here amended- of section 2 of
eey amende the Principal
(a) by substituting the following defini-
tion for the definition of the expression
Administrator in subsection (1) of the
MONTSERRAT. 2 Interpretation and General No. 15 of 1956.
Clauses Act (Amendment).
Administrator means the person
for the time being holding the
office of Administrator of the
Colony and includes any person
for the time being lawfully
discharging the function of
that office and to the extent to
which a Deputy appointed
under Article 8 of the Leeward
Islands Letters Patent, 1956, is
authorized to discharge those
functions, that Deputy;
(b) by re-numbering subsections (3) and
(4) as subsections (4) and (5) respectively;
(c) by inserting the following subsection
as subsection (3) of the section-
(3) Whenever in any Act passed
by the General Legislature of
the Leeward Islands or in any
Ordinance having effect in the
Colony on the first day of July,
1956, or in any Ordinance
passed thereafter, the expression
"Governor" appears save as
otherwise expressly provided
or implied in such Act or
Ordinance and except, when, in
the case of any such Act, the
Governor, by order published
in the Gazette, declares other-
wise, that expression shall be
deemed to include the officer for
the time being administering the
Government of the Colony ".
Ho. 15 of 1956. Interpretation and General 3 osNTRraa *.
Clauses Act (Amendment).
(2) This Ordinance shall be deemed to have
had effect as from the let day of July, 1956.
O. E. HENRY,
Passed the Legislative Council this 31st day
of August, 1956.
Js. H. CARROTT,
Clerk of the Council.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Antigua, Leeward Islands,
by EARL PIQOTT, Acting Government Printer.-By Authority.
j[Prico 6 cent&]]
STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS. (
1956, No. 60. ;
CUSTOMS DUTIES. *..
RESOLUTION OF THE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL OF ANTIGUA DATED
OCTOBER 10, 1956, MADE UNDER SECTION 15 OF TlE
CUSTOMs DUTIES ORDINANCE, 1927 (No. 11 OF 1927).
WHEREAS Sectio'i 15 of the Customs Duties Ordinance,
1927, pro\ ides that the Legislative Council may from time, to
time by resolution increase, reduce, :ilholish or otherwise alter
the Customs duty leviable on any goods imported into the
BE IT RESOLVED by the Legislative Council of
Antigua that the Second Schedule to the Customs IDuies
)rdinanct, 1927, as amended, shal! he and is hereby altered
and amended by the addition after item 29 of the following
29A. Poultry feeds, Poultry laying cages, Incuba-
tors and egg containers.
Passed the Legislative Cournil the 10th day of October,
F. A. CLARKE,
Clerk of the Council.
Printed at the Government Printing Office. Antigua, Leeward Islands,
by EARL PloorT, Acting Government Printer.-By Authority
A', 530-10.56. -Price 3 cents.]
3 72- 1
STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1956, No. 35.
THE STAMPS ORDER, 1956, DATED SEPTEMBER 27, 1956,
MADE BY THE GOVERNOR IN COUNCIL UNDER SECTIONS 4
AND 5 OF THE STAMP ACT (CAP. 135).
1. Citation. This Order may be cited as the Stamps
2. Definition. In this Order the term "stamps"
means adhesive stamps for postage and revenue.
3. Stamps. There shnllh bc used in the Colony stamps
of the value and of the designs specified in the Schedule hereto.
4. Dies. (1) The several dies and other implements
required to give effect to this Order shall be provided.
(2) Tli several dies and other implements hitherto provi-
ded in respect of stamps heretofore authorized for use in the
Colony shall be destroyed.
5. Rescission. The Stamups (Virgin Islands) Order,
1952 (Leeward Islands General Government S. R. & 0. 1952
No. 8) is hereby rescinded:
Provided that the special stamps authorized for use there-
under may continue to be used unless or until otherwise
ordered, and such stamps may continue to be sold until the
stocks existing at the date of this Order are exhausted.
6. Commencement. This Order shall come into
operation on the 1st day of November, 1956.
Made by the Governor in Council this 27th day of
Clerk of the Counoil,
The Stamps hereby authorised shall consist of a portrait of Her
\hj, -ty Queen Elizabeth II together with the Royal Crown and the
name "Virgin Islands" inscribed thereon. The said stamps shall be
of the respective values, colours and additional description hereinafter
appearing, that is to say:-
Value Colour. Description.
S Black and purple Island of Tortola
1 Blue-green and blue Virgin Islands Sloop
2 Red-brown and black Neltlrop Red Poll Bull
3 Blue and olive-green Road Harbour
4 Brown and green Mountain Travel
5 Grey (single colour)} Arms
8 Orange and blue Beach scene
12 Blue and orange Boat Launching
24 Green and brown White cedar tree
60 Blue and yellow-brown Bonito
1.20 Green and red Treasury Square
2.40 Yellow and brown Brown Pelican
4.80 Dark brown and light blue Man-o'-War Bird
Printed at tne Government Printing Office. Leeward Islands.
by EARL PIGOTT, Acting Government Printer.--y Authority.
62/00051-530-10 56. [Price 4 cents.]