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Published by Acutho f's
VOL. III. THURSDAY, 14THi AUGUS', '1.,. Nu. :7.
It is notified for general informa-
tion that the Governor has issued a
Commission to Mr. O. R. KELSICK,
D.F.C., appointing him to be his
Deputy for the period of His Excel-
Ience 's visit to St. Christopher-Nevis-
Anguilla from the 7th Angust, 1958.
Chief Secretary's Office,
7th August, I':,5.S.
The Governor of the Leeward
Islands records with regret the death
on the 11th August, 1958 of The
Right Honourable THE EARL
BALDWIN OF BEWDLEY. at one time
Governor of the Leeward Islands.
chief Secretary's Ogqice,
14th A u;/,,', 1958.
Ref No. 36/o00j08.
Board of Inquiry into Water-
front Dispute, Antigua.
His Excellency the Governor has
received the Report of the Board of
Inquiry which he appointed on the
1st July, 1958, to inquire into the
dispute existing between the Water-
front Workers of St. John's, Antigua
and their Employers.
The Governor has decided that the
report should be made public and
copies will be available for purchase
at the Administrator's Office from the
15th August, 1958.
31st July, 1958.
Ref. No. 45/0047
In accordance with Regulation 4 (2)
of the Federal Supreme Court Regu-
lations, 1958, the holders of the
f,,lloh ii c oflics in the Supreme
Court of the Windward Islands and
Leeward Islands have been appointed
Deputy Registrars of the Federal
The Registrar of the Antigua
The Registrar of the Montserrat
The Registrar of the British
Virgin Islands Circuit.
2. It is also notified for general
information that the Sub-Registry of
the Federal Supreme Court in the
abovementioned territories is situated
The Registry, Supreme Court, St.
John's, Antigua, The West Indies.
The Registry, Supreme Court, Ply-
mouth, Montserrat, The West Indies.
British Virgin Islands.
The Registry, Supreme Court, Tor-
tola, British Virgin Islands.
Chief Secretary's Offie,
4th July, 1958.
Ref. No. 13/00394
Attention is drawn to the following
errors in the printed copies of Ordi-
nance No. 10 of 1958 of the Legisla-
ture of Montserrat shortly entitled
"The Supplementary Appropriation
(1955) Ordinance, 1957 ":
(1) The heading SCHEDULE"
has been omitted immediately
above the Schedule to the Ordi-
(2) A decimal point has been
omitted before the last two figures
in each of the sums set out in the
Chief Secretary's Office,
7th August, 1958.
It is notified for general informa-
tion that the British Caribbean
Meteorological Service has recently
arranged with the Trinidad broad-
casting stations that the weather
forecast read out by these stations
after their local news bulletins should
contain a forecast for the Lesser
Antilles. This forecast is prepared
by the Piarco Office of B.C.M.S. three
times daily at 6 a.m., 11 a.m. and
6 p.m. and is broadcast after the news
at the following times:--
Radio Trinidad 6.54 am., 8.10 a.m.,
11.04 a.m., 12.40 p.m., 4.14 p.m.,
7.54 p.m., and 10.15 p.m.
Radio Guardian 7 a.m., 12.15 p.m.,
6 p.m., 7 p.m., 9 p.m.
This forecast though a fairly general
one gives a good idea of conditions to
be expected within the area and also
includes warnings of such phenomena
as squalls, severe thunderstorms,
heavy swells, etc.
The above in no way affects the
system of hurricane warnings already
notified in the Notice relating to
Hurricane Precautions, 1958.
12th August. 1958.
The following building has been
registered by the Registrar General
of the Virgin Islands under the pro-
visions of Section 17 of the Marriage
Ordinance, 1924, as amended, as a
place wherein Banns of Marriage may
be published in the Virgin Islands:-
The Catholic Chapel of St.
William situated at Road Town,
Tortola in the Colony of the Virgin
British Virgin Islands.
2nd August, 1958.
Ref: No. 36/00008.
The Marriage Ordinance, 1924.
Appointments under Section 3.
It is notified that the Reverends
JOSEPH G. TDALEY, C.SS.R., ARTHUR
J. MAHO NEY, C p.R., LAWRENCE J.
BUCKLEY, (.SS.R. and JOSEPH V.
GORNEY, C.SS.R. have been appointed
Marriage Officers for the Colony of
the Virgin Islands with effect from
the 7th day of August, 1958.
7th Auqust, 1958.
Ref. No. 36/00008.
It is hereby notified for general
information that Dr. C. E. S. BAILEY,
Medical Superintendent, Holberton
Hospital, has been appointed to act
Senior Medic:d Officer in conjunction
with the duties of his substantive post
during the absence of Dr. K. H.
UTTLEY (Senior Medical Officer)
from the 4th-llth Au:.IIt. 1958.
29th July, 1958.
Bef. No. A. 13/93.
3'-?8 ~97 ~
194 THE ANTIGUA, MONTSERRAT AND VIRGIN ISLANDS GAZETTE. August 14, 1958
Appointments, transfers, etc., in
the public service, with effect from
the dates stated, are published for
FRANCIS, R., Agricultural Assistant
IIIA, Agricultural Department,
appointed Curator, Greencastle.
IMBERT, I. D. C., Assistant Engineer
(Buildings) Public Works Depart-
ment, transferred to Barbados on
appointment as Executive Engineer,
Public Works Department.
JARVIS, G. E. V., Principal, Attorney
General's Office, reduced to the
grade of Senior Clerk and trans-
ferred to Agricultural Department.
Ref. No. A.O. 13/165-II,
CONFIRMATION OF ORDINANCES.
The Secretary of State for the
Colonies has informed the Governor
that the power of disallowance will
not be exercised in respect of the
No. 10 of 1958, The Supplemen-
tary Appropriation (1955) Ordinance,
Bef. No. 47/00002.
No. 5 of 1958, "The Criminal
Procedure Act (Amendment) Ordi-
The Governor has this day been
pleased to assent to the undermen-
No. 12 1958, "The Development
(Electricity and Cold Storage) Loan
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1958."
Chief Secretary's Office,
30th July, 1958.
Ref. No. 47/00456.
The following Statutory Rules and
Orders are circulated with this Gazette
and form part thereof:-
No. 23 of 1958, The Privy Regu-
lations, 1958." 5 pp. Price 13 cts.
No. 24 of 1958. The House Refuse
2 pp. Price 7 cts.
Loss of Duplicate Receipt
The following receipt book belong-
ing to the Government of Antigua
has been lost in the Mont Pelier-
St. John's area.
General Receipts 36201-36300.
Receipts bearing numbers from the
above series are invalid if dated on or
after 24th July, 1958.
Any person receiving such a receipt
dated after 24th July, 1958 or who
comes into possession of one of the
above mentioned books should report
the circumstances to the Treasury or
nearest Police Station.
Ref. No. A. 31/299.
TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
MONTSERRAT 18th July, 1958.
CENTROTEX of Dukelskych hrdinu
47/530, Prague VII, Czechoslovakia,
have applied for registration of one
Trade Mark consisting of the follow-
Class 24--"Cotton blankets in the
Class 24-" Cotton blankets (not in
the piece) ".
Class 34-' Woollen blankets in the
Class 35-" Woollen blankets (not in
The Applicants claim that they
have not used the said Trade Mark
in respect of the said goods before
the date of their said Application.
Any person may within three months
from the date of the first appearance
of this Advertisement in the Anti-
gua, Montserrat and Virgin Islands
Gazette" give notice in duplicate at
the Trade Marks Office, Montserrat,
of opposition of the said Trade Mark.
0. STRAUGHN HUSBANDS,
Ag. Registrar of Trado Marks.
To 9th Aug.
19.42 16.21 21.68 14.59 31.25
printedd at the Government Printing Office, Antigua, Let-wrd Islands,
by EARL PIOOTT, Government Printer.-By Authority.;
[Price 27 cents.]
STATUTORY RULES AND ORD &
1958, No. 23.
THE PRIVY REGULATIONS, 1958, DATED JULY 18, 1958
MADE BY THE CENTRAL BOARD OF HEALTH UNDER SEC-
TION 37 OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH OrDINANCE, 1956
1. SHORT TITLE. These Regulations may be cited
as the Privy Regulations, 1958.
2. INTERPRETATION. In these Regulations theo
expression "Board" means the Central Board of Health.
3. PRIVY BUILDINGS. (1) The varieties of privy
may be pit, pail or water closet, and shall in each cast- be
subject to the approval of the Board.
I(2) Every privy building shall be of such size and
constructed on such site, on such design and of such ma-
S trials as the Board may approve.
(3) The access of flies, rats and other vermin to the
contents of any pit or pail closet shall be prevented, to the
satisfaction of the Board.
(1) The floor of the privy shall be at a height of not
less than 12 inches above the level of the surface of the
ground adjoining the privy.
4. PITS. (1) Pits are allowed in rural areas, and
every pit shall be 4 feet deep and .4 feet by 4 feet wide, or
such other size and depth as the Board may approve and sl.1ll
be constructed on such design and of such materials as the
Board nay approve.
(2) A raised concrete tapia wall or properly rammed
earth bank not less than 12 inches above the ground level
shall be built around the top of such pit' so as effectively to
prevent the entrance of storm or waste water or other drain-
"" age and shall, as far as practicable, slope away-from the
S base of the seat.
sh: 6 a11' j':.i
(3) The contents of any -privy Ihall at fo timebetex- .
S- posed toany rainfall or to the drainage frotQ storm or xiaste '
water, or liquid' efuse on the premniss. -
: -(4) Every pit shal' be so constructed as to.afford easy
,, : means of access. for the purpose of eluptyin, cleansingiand
removal. of.filth thereirol'm; if necessa rvy vrtout such tiith
J::-, being carried through uy dwelling house or public
: buildcin . .
(5) Whenever any pit in uise on any premises :shall
have been filled to within 18- irclies'of the surface of the
,- ground, such pit shall forthwithi be 4tuptied, clear s, and
disinfected, or filled with earl.h ly:the qowner or..occu pier-of
. the preisaises. '
*(0) Before any. pit ~all be' filled with earth As re-
S.qired by the-last preceding. paranrarph a fresh lpit shall be. '
-rovilled -by the owner of. sich prepuises,;-and the 'rivy -'
y,. .bitilding shall'l 'erected-overit.4nd maintained in accord- ".
ance with the, provisions of these Iegulations. .-
S5. PAIL CLOSET$ () .Moveable receptacles suich
Sas metal pails or buckets when used hall '-tit pioperly -'
urid.r the privy seat and ter.e sill :be ready access front :''
the back of-. lie privy to -the pailfl.for. tlhe purpose of '.;
;:removal and cleansing. In exceptional cases, 'with thlie '
Approval of the Board, access maybe from the '.ront. Pails
S' shall lb provided with properly fittiun :covers when not in
A ., ctual use. .. '. , ''
(2) No pail shall le allowed -to become full, biut shall
be. re.imovedl witK' the contents from the premises and .re-
placed by .a clean' pail at such intervals as the E.or'd may .
a. approve. Pails'-shall not be cleansed or -waslhd at tho "e.::
premises but oul at the place of disposal.' -
(3) The contents, of a pail shall be disposed of byv ,
removal in closed receptacles to the place of disposal and be
ITlhere buried or.burnt or otherwise'disposed of to the' satis- .:
faction of the Board. ..
S: HEALTH CLOSETS. A1ND. BUCKE L ,TRINES.
Earth closets and bucket latrines-shall be-entered only fiorn
..-: the external air. TI ey shall be properly litand ventibt'ed, .;i
wit- ,floors of anqinabhsorbent materialia.id to falls and at ll'at.. -,.
:." three inches above the ground. Che reeptacli for f .ca'.
a- ter shall-be' of a liovablsorbebi atitial, and ol' a c-.0: .Pa- .
i. .. A- M ,.. .. r .
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city not exceeding two cubic feet. Earth closets shall be at
least 'orty f.-eet away' fruiin any well in order to avoid pollu-
tion, twelve feet from any dwelling and eight. feet from the
boundary of any lot..
7. WATER CL.ISETS. (1) Where there is a suffi-
cipnt supply of water, the owner or occupier of any dwell-
ing house may conntruct, to the satisfaction of the Board, a
water closet with .suitable water closet basin, flush tank, soil
pipe, traps or any other necessary apparatus in connection
with such dwelling house.
(2) Water clo.,ers in d\%ellins shall not open off a
kitchen, larder or lihailal.le room except when the room is
used solely for sleeping purpi-ses, unless separated by a
ventilated lobby. W:ter cloc,,,ts sihrll have an external wall
with a 'wirnlow f i l ss tli- im t o square feet opening
directly inio the c'xt rrnal air, or be mechanic;illy ventilated
andl light r to thire stift'.icti,.n of the Board. Water closets
shall di-clLh;rge into a septic tank or sewer and shall lie con-
structed to the satiincition of the Board.
(3) Subject to the approval of the Board in each case.
the water cloet sha!l discharge through the soil pipe and
underground pipe or d]raini iito the sea or into a ventilated
cesspool or soaklawaiy pit with gr\.vel hottoni, or a septic
tank: Provided that a privy huilding may be erected
directly over the tank.
(4) From and after the cominiu. into force of tlice
Regulations no water closet soil pipe sliall he erected which
is less than three inclie-I in its iiiternll diameter, and et viv
such pipe .hialil extend upwards to not. les than eighteen
inches above the eaves of any house.
i1) From and after the coming into force of these
Regulations ail water closet pipes hoid ldoN, to carry drain-
age u\ater shall be ofinciently trapped to the satisfaction of
(61 In the case of a septic tank ir any modification
of it septici tank, or ii thle cnas o of i. uri t.nl, n.rrinll ementl
shall lie made to the .sa;ti:lrFtetion of the Bo .ard for the provi-
sion of uiilpr.'rn i'.nd or ',uI.,mil drain, for the ah-borption nnd
: soaking ;awi of the olyflient, oIr f a snilable entchlpit or
mio0 able rrecldlucle I'or Irccivini- the elfliient. l h.ich shall be
disinfected and safely disposed of itn such a mlanner as the
Board may approve.
(7) The owner or occupier of any premises shall,
whenever required by the medical officer of health,
thoroughly cleanse every cesspool or soaka.way pit belong-
ing to such premises, and shall have such cesspool and
soakaway pit and contents, if any, regularly disinfected.
(S) All vent openings in connection with water closet
drainage shall be effectively covered with wire gauze at. all
(9) The manhole covers of septic tanks shall be tight.
ly sealed to prevent mosq uito and other nuisauces.
s. MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR. (I) The
owner or occupier of every premises shall keep every privy
and every pit and all accessories appurtenant thereto in or
on such premises clean ani in a sanitary condition to the
sati:.faction of the Board, and for that purpose shall cleanse
the flooring, seats and internal walls or partitions of every
privy belonging to such premises and shall supply oil or
other substances to every pit belonging to such premises
and in such manner and as often as the Board may require.
.2) Every priyy shall be limewashed internally when-
ever necessary to keep it. in a clean and sanitary condition
to the satisfaction of the Board.
(3) Owneis of premises shall maintain in proper cou- -
dition and repair every privy aind the accessories belonging
thereto upon such premises.
9. PENALTY. Any person who shall offend against
any of the provisions of these Regulations shall on sum-
mary conviction he liable to a fine not exceeding tilty
dollars and in the case of a continuing offence, to a further
fine of ten dollars for each day during which the offence
continues after written notice from the Board.
Made by the Central Board of Health this 12th day of
K. IH. UTTLEY,
Approved by the Gioveruor in Council this 10th day of
JF. A. CLARKF,-
Clerl.-Kof' he Council.
Laid before the Legislative Council and confirmed this
1Stll day of July, 1958.
F. A. CLARKE,
Clerk of the Council.
Printed it the Goverument Printing Offioe Antiiua, Leeward Islandl?,
by EAI;L PIOOTr Govenment Printor.-by Authority.
[Price 13 cents.
STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1958, No. 24
THE HOUSE REFUSE REGULATIONS, 1958, DATED JULY 18,
1958, MADE BY THE CENTRAL BOARD OF HEALTH UNDER
SEcTION 18 OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH ORDINANCE, 1956
1. Short Title. These Regulations may be cited as
the House Refuse Regulations, 1958.
2. INTE.PRETATION. In these Regulations-
Board means the Central Board of Health;
house ref.ise means dust and sweepings of a dwelling
house, hotel or common lodging house in the ordi-
nary course of living therein, waste paper, bottles
(whole or broken), broken glans, whole or broken
crockery, tins, kitchen refuse and flower garden,
refuse when contained in refuse receptacles as ihre-
inafter described but does not include refuse of
any other nature or refuse in excess of the quantity
contained in such prescribed receptacles.
3. HousE. OWNER TO PLACE REFUSE CONVENIENTLY IN
RECEPTACL.E. (1) The owner (of ever dwelling houiie in
the City of Saint John an]d tie owner of every common
lodging house in that City shall, not later than S o'clock in
the mUorning of every day, deposit within the Lgateway of such
premises in a conveniently ,accessible position a moveablo
receptacle in \which shall be placed the house refuse of such
premises for the purpose of removal by the Board.
(2) The receptacle to be provided shall be of a type
satisfactory to the Board.
4. TRADE REFIUSK. If the owner or occupier of any
premises requires the removal of any bottles, whole or broken,
glass of every description, discarded chinaware and crockery,
whlil- or bro,k-n, and ill articles of metal. whole nr broken, he
'ihall place suchli rui.bhi-li I :i proper' r reciptacle aind ready for
reinov-'.il y ithe Bo.,.irl'. carl before 9 a.li. on Thursday of
each week, and such reteptacle -hall not contain ainy mutter or
tillng other than the rubbish eiium-nrated in this section.
5. IuEFUSE I'lturil'lTY in; THE BOAPD. (1) All street
seeing, sand, house refu.e :,nd all refiisev placed for re-
inovall or remove I.\' the Ceati.lgers nr in any other manner
by the Board ,hall become the property of the Board after its
(2) Any person taking possession of such refuse or part
thereof after its renouval by servants of the Board shall be
guilty of an offence against. rhe!e Regulations.
6. REMOVAL OF REFUSE BY OCCnI'IER OF PREMISES.
In ill places other thaii in thte 'itv of Saint John all
sweepinus of y ird,, andl luh\\aiy., ;ill orgnlanir refuse, broken
.glss, excrealcntal m.itter and other refuse except t at which
is contained in properly constructed privies, -hiall te removed
twice weekly by the occupier to the places appointed by the
Board for their deposit.
7. PENALTY.- Any persjnr who halill offend :ieairst the
the provision? nf aniy of trhle R.i-ulationis ,lall b1- liable fnr
everv such offence to a tinle of twtnt'V-tive tiulrs, nil1r in tile
case of t continuing .l-f'tnce, ti. a further trie of ten dollars
for ever da d diiuring which ihe offence continues after writ-
ten notice thereof froin the Board.
Made by the Central Board of Health this 12th day of
K. H. UTTLEY,
Approved by the Governor in Council this 10th day of
F. A. CLARKE,
t'Vor' o(f the Councr:il.
Laid before the Le.gislati\e C.Tunil anl confirmed this
18th day of July, 1';.5.
F'. A. Cr.LAR:,
C',rk /c f th t. ( (unril.
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