The West Indies Gazette
VOL. 2 WEDNESDAY, 21ST OCTOBER, 1959 No. 49
TABLE OF CONTENTS
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106 Appointment of Secretary of State for the Colonies 101 107 Appointment of Federal Justice ... ... 101
APPOINTMENT OF SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE COLONIES
THE RIGHT HONOURABLE IAIN MACLEOD, M.P., has been appointed as Secretary of State for the Colonies in
succession to the Right Honourable ALAN LENNOX-BOYD, M.P.
2. Her Majesty the Queen entrusted MR. MACLEOD with the Seal of the Colonial Department on the
19th October, 1959.
APPOINTMENT OF FEDERAL JUSTICE
THE Letters Patent appointing MR. JOHN FITZGERALD MARNAN to be a Federal Justice is published for general
THE WEST INDIES
By His Excellency the Right Honourable the LORD HAILES,
Member of Her Majesty's Most Honourable Privy
Council, Knight Grand Cross of the Most Excellent
Order of the British Empire, Governor-General and
Commander-in-Chief of the West Indies, &c., &c., &c.
TO ALL TO WHOM THESE PRESENTS SHALL COME
WHEREAS by paragraph (1) of article 74 of the Constitution of The West Indies it is provided that Federal Justices
shall be appointed by the Governor-General, acting in his discretion after consultation with the Prime Minister,
by instrument under the Public Seal:
Know therefore by these presents that, after consultation with the Honourable the Prime Minister, I do
hereby appoint MR. JOHN FITZGERALD MARNAN to be a Federal Justice as from the sixth day of October, one
thousand nine hundred and fifty-nine, to have and exercise all the functions and authority appertaining to that
office, in accordance with the provisions of the Constitution of The West Indies.
In witness whereof I have caused these letters to be made patent and have caused to be affixed thereto the
Public Seal of The West Indies.
Given at Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, this 20th day of October,
1959, in the Eighth year of Her Majesty's Reign.
M. S. STAVELEY
Secretary to the Governor-General
GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE, TRINIDAD, W.I.-1959