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Publication Date: March 14, 1953
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GRENADA.


Government Gazette.


AntIoritL%


VOL. 71.] SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, 14 MARCH, 1953. [No. 12.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.


No. 70.
HIS Excellency WALTER FLEMING COUTTS, M.B.E., Acting Governor and
Commander-in-Chief of the Windward Islands, left the Colony for Dominica
today.



No. 71.
IN pursuance of authority conferred upon him by Letters Patent, His Exellency
1 the Acting Governor has issued a Commission appointing WALLACE MACMILLAN
Esquire, Administrator, Grenada, to be Governor's Deputy, Windwad slanvds, wWith
effect from 14th March, 1953, until further notice.
His Excellency's Commission is published for general information.

By Command,

E. A. BRAITHWAITE,
Government Office, Acting Government Secretary.
Government Office, 1953.
14th March, 1953.


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52 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 14 MARCH, 1953.-(No. 12.)

WINDWARD ISLANDS.
By His Excellency WALTER FLEMING COUTTS, Member of the Most Excellent
Order of the British Empire, Acting Governor ard Commander-in-
Chief in and over the Windward Islands, comprising the Islands
O of Grenada, St. Vincent, St. Lucia, and Dominica, and their
Dependencies, issued under my Hand at -Government House,
Grenada, and the Public Seal of the said Island of Grenada,
this 14th day of March, One thousand nine hundred and fifty-three.
W. F. COUTTS,
Acting Governor.

To:
WALLACE MACMILLAN, Esquire,
Administrator, Grenada.

GREETINGS:

Y virtue of the power and authority in me vested by WINDWARD ISLANDS
LETTERS PATENT bearing date at WESTMINSTER the twenty-seventh day
of August, One thousand nine hundred and fifty-one, I do by this Com-
mission under the Public Seal of the Island of GRENADA appoint you the said
WALLACE MACMILLAN, Administrator, Grenada, to be my Deputy within the said
WINDWARD ISLANDS from on or about the 14th day of March, One thousand nine
hundred and fifty-three and until further orders, and in that capacity, should
the necessity arise for so doing, to exercise, perform, and execute for and on behalf
of the Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the WINDWARD ISLANDs during the period
recited, but no longer, all things that belong to the office of Governor and Commander-
in-Chief of the WINDWARD ISLANDS according to the tenor of such Letters Patent
.already recited or in other Letters Patent adding to, amending or substituting for the
same, and subject to the Royal Instructions and other Instructions passed under the
Royal Sign Manual and Signet to the Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the said
WINDWARD ISLANDS of GRENADA, ST. VINCENT, ST. LUCIA and DOMINICA, and during Her
Majesty's pleasure:
II. AND I DO HEREBY DIRECT that you the said WALLACE MACMILLAN shall not
continue to act as Deputy to the Acting Governor after the Governor has arrived at
Grenada or some other Officer having a prior right so to act or to administer the
Government of the WINDWARD ISLANDS has notified that he is about to assume it:
III. AND I DO HEREBY require and command all and singular Her Majesty's
Officers, civil, military, naval, air and otherwise, and all others the inhabitants of the
said WINDWARD IsLANDs and all others whom it may concern to take due notice hereof
and to give their ready obedience accordingly.
COMMISSION appointing
WALLACE MACMILLAN, Esquire,
Administrator, Grenada,
To act as Deputy to the Acting Governor in certain event.













GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 14 MARCH, 1953.-(No. 12.)


No. 72.
HER Majesty the Queen has been graciously
pleased to approve the retention of the title
" Honourable by Mr. JOHN F. FLEMING O.B.E.,
J.P., a former Elected Member of the Legislative
Council for St. John's and St. Mark's.
Mr. FLEMING was 23 years a member of the
Legislative ( council and for about four and a half
years a member of the Executive Council.
The honour has been accorded him in recognition
-of this service.

9th March, 153.
M.P. 1972.

SECONDMENT.
No, 73.
MR. E. Wilkinscn, of the Grenada Police Force,
on secondment in the Registrar's Office as a
Class I Clerk and Court Stenographer for a period
of six months, with effect from 1st March, 1953.

ACTING APPOINTMENT.
No. 74.
SR. K. Sylvester, to act Class ]II Clerk for six
months in the Post Office Department with
effect from 18th February, 1953.

14th March, 1953.
P.F, 765.

VACATION LEAVE
No. 75.
MR. G. EDWARDS, Class III Clerk Treasury and
Customs Department, on six months' vacation
leave with effect from 1st February, 1953.

13th March, 1953.
P.F. 353.

No. 76.
M R. IRI BAIN. Comptroller of Income Tax, on
six months' vacation leave with effect from
1st March, 1953.

13th March, 1953.
P.F. 59.

ACTING ARRANGEMENTS
No. 77.
CONSEQUENT on the grant of six months
Vacation leave to Mr. IRI BAIN, Comptroller
of Income Tax, the following departmental arrange-
ments have been approved:-
Mr. F. M. COARD, Deputy, Comptroller to act as
Comptroller of Income Tax vice Mr. IRI BAIN with
effect from 1st March, 1983.
P.F. 69.

Mr. L. F. WILSON, Income Tax Inspector, to
perform the duties of Mr. F. M. COARD in the
Inland Revenue Department with effect irom 1st
March 1953.

13th March, 1953.
P.F. 402.


PROMOTIONS.
No. 78.
ER. W. E. Thomas, Class I Clerk, Education
1L Office, to be transferred to the Agricultural
Department and be promoted to Special Grade
Clerk with effect from 1st January, 1953.
P.F. 209.

No. 79.
M FR. N. E. Antoine, Class III Clerk, Electricity
SDepartment, has been transferred to the
Prisons Department and promoted to Class II,
vice Mr. G. B. Hosten resigned with effect from
1st February, 1953.
P.F. 427.

TRANSFERS.
No. 80.
THE following transfers have been approved and
will take immediate effect:-
Mr. W. E. Thomas, Class I, Education Office,
on promotion to the new post of Special Grade
Clerk, Agricultural Department with effect frcm
1st January, 1953.
Mr. D. C. Jeremiah, Class I, Audit Office, to be
Class I, Education Office vice Mr. Thomas with
effect from 1st March, 1953.
Mr. O. T. Buxo, Class I, Electricity Department,
to be Class I Audit Office vi'e Mr. Jeremiah with
effect from 1st March, 1953.
Mr. R. F. de Landro, Class I, Police Office, to be
Class I, Electricity Department, vice Mr. Buxo
with effect from 1st March, 1953.
Mr. C. L. Scipio Class I, Registrar's Office to
be Class I, Police Department vice Mr. de Landro
with effect from 1st March, 1953.
Mr. G. Lashley, Class I Agricultural Department,
to assume charge of the Stationery Stores, vice
Mr. G. Redhead with effect from 1st March, 1953.
Miss Joyce Blache, Class III, Education Office,
to the Class III vacancy in the Medical Depart-
ment with effect from 1st January, 1953.
14th March, 1953.

CONFIRMATION.
No, 81.
THE following clerical officers have been con-
I firmed:-
Miss M. Roberts, Class III, Government Office,
with effect from 1st January, 1952.
Mr. Basil Marryshow, Class III, Treasury
Department, with effect from 1st January, 1952.
Mr. E. N. Barriteau, Senior Clerical Assistant,
Cocoa Industry Improvement Scheme, with effect
from 1st January, 1952.
Mr. K. J. Nedd, Junior Clerical Assistant, Cocoa,
Industry Improvement Scheme, with effect from
1st January, 1952.
Mr. V. F. Francis, Non-Graduate Assistant
Master Grenada Boys' Secondary School, with
effect from 1st January, 1952.
Mr. T. H. Callender, Class III Clerk, Treasury
Department, with effect from Ist January, 1952.
Mr- Angus Bain, Class III Clerk, Attorney
General's Office, with effect from- 1st Janimaty,
1952.
14th March, 1952.













GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 14 MARCH, 1963.-(No. 12.;


APPOINTMENTS,
No. 82.
THE following have been appointed to be
Auditors under the Friendly Societies Or-


dinance. .(Cap. 93.):-
S. J. BAIN, Esq.,
F. J. ARCHIBALD, Esq.,
Mo SWEEN BAIN, Esq.,

JOHN V. REDHEAD, Esq.,


I for the Parish of
JSt. George's.
I for the Pariah of
St. David's.
for the Parish of
St. Patrick's.


14th March, 1953.
M. P. 1852.


LEAVE
No. 83.
HONOURABLE T. A. MARRYSHOW, C.B.E.,
Elected Member of the Legislative and
Executive Councils, has been granted four months
leave of absence with effect from 15th M arch, 1953.
14th March, 1953.
M.P. A 58/36 (II),

RESUMPTION
No. 84.
R. D. M. B. CROMWELL, Income Tax Inspector,
resumed duty on 2nd March, 1953.
13th March, 1953.
P.F. 587.

No. 85.
THE following document is circulated with and
Forms part of this Gazette:--
S.R. & O. No, 10-The Importation of Publi-
cation (Prohibition) Order, 1953.

By Command,

E, A. BRATHWAITE,
Acting Government Secretary.
Government Office,
7th March, 1953.

Coronation Songs.

THE Coronation (Managing) Committee invites
Sthe submission of songs composed in honour
of the Coronation of Her Majesty Queen
ELIZABETH II. Compositions must comprise
music as well as words and be submitted to the
Chairman before 31st March. with a covering
letter stating terms on which its use by the
Committee will be permitted by the composer.

TERENCE COMISSIONG,
Chairman of Committee.
13th March, 1952.


NOTICE.

ORMS for the submission of Tenders for supply
Sof Building Material may be had on appli-
cation at the Government Office.

Government Office,
11th March, 1953.


Grenada Agricultural Scholarship.

APPLICATIONS are invited for the award of"
an Agricultural Scholarship tenable at the
Imperial College of Tropical Agriculture for a period
of three years beginning about October, 1953.
Applicants should submit the following:--
(a) Birth Certificate;
(b) Evidence of attendance at a school in this
colony for NOT LESS THAN THREE
YEARS preceding the application;
(c) Testimonials from two persons other than
school teachers under whom education
was received;
(d) Testimonials from Head Teachers of the
schools in the Colony which they have
attended giving all significant details of
school career;
(e) School leaving certificate of the University
of Cambridge Examinations Syndicate, or
an equivalent examining body showing
that the applicant has passed in one or
more subjects cf the Science Group;
(f) A Certificate of fitness from a Medical
Officer;
(g) Evidence of British Nationality.
Applications must be submitted to the Adminis-
trator, Grenada, not later than 31st May, 1953.
Government Office,
Grenada,
6th March, 1953.


NOTICE.

Cambridge Examinations,
December, 1953.

NOTICE is hereby given that the above Exam-
inations will take place in December as
usual.
The Entry Forms must be returned duly com-
pleted and accompanied by Treasury Receipts for
the Fees on or before Saturday 30th May, 1953.
The Fees payable are :-
(a) For the School Certificate ... $13.80


(b) For the Higher School Certificate :-
Approved School Candidates .... $19.20
Other entries (first unit) ... 4.80
Each subsequent unit ... 2.40
With a maximum fee of ... 21.60
To these must be added the following local
fees:-
(a) School Certificate ..- ... $3.60
(b) Higher School Certificate ... 5.00
An additional fee of $2.40 must be paid by each
candidate taking Science in any form (except
Hygiene).
Should any complete Form be received between
the 1st and 5th June it will be accepted provided
that an additional late fee of $1.20 accompanies it,
but no late entry will be valid after 5th June,
1953.

H. H. ,PILGRIM,
T.n-nl Q 4mt


llth March, 1953.


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,GOVERNME NT GAZETTE,- 14 MARCH, 1953.--No. 12)


DEPARTMENTAL NOTICE-.

TREASURY.
Towns Administration Ordinance,
Cap. 225.

OTICE is hereby given that Assessment Lists
in respect of the Town of St. George may be
seen at the Treasury, and in respect of the other
Towns at the respective District revenue Offices,
from the 1st day of February, to the 30th day of
April next, and that attendance will be given at
such offices for the purpose of receiving the rates
mentioned in the Assessment Lists.
G. H. ADAMS,
Colonial Treasurer.
The Treasury,
15th January, 1953.


The Taxes Management
Ordinance.

NOTICE is hereby given that a copy of the Tax
Roll for 1953 for each District is available for
inspection by the public at the Treasury, Sit,
George's, and at the respective Revenue Offices.
The days fixed for the hearing of Appeals against
assessments at the various Court Houses are:-
St. George's ... Wednesday, 15th April, 1953.
St. David's ... Monday, 13th
St. Andrew's ... Thursday, 16th
St. Patrick's ... Wednesday 15th
St. Mark's ... Thursday, 16th
St. John's ... Monday, 13th
Carriacou ... Monday, 20th
G. H. ADAMS.
Colonial Treasurer.
'Treasury Department,
14th February, 1953.


POST OFFICE.

Union Postal Agency.
ISS SARAH GEBON appointed District Postal
Agent Union Postal Station vice the late A.
G. GEBON, January 12, 1953.
By Command,
JOHN KNIGHT,
Colonial Postmaster.
,General Post Office,
Grenada,
January 16, 1953.


NOTICE.

APPLICATIONS are invited for the pcst of
Manager and programme Director, Windward
Islands Broadcasting Station, Grenada, on contract
for three years in the first instance.
Salary: The Salary of the post is 900 per
annum. A transport allowance of 100 per
annum and a cost of living allowance of
100 per annum are-also payable.
Duties: The station will be operated as a
sub-department of Government and the
officer will be responsible for its financial
and general management in accordance


with Colonial Regulations and the General
Orders and Financial Rules of the Windward
Islands. He will be required to supervise
programmes and will be expected to under-
take such duties in connection with broad-
casting as may be required of him by
Government.
Qualifications: Applicants should have broad-
casting experience particularly in script
writing and production of radio programmes.
Experience in commercial broadcasting will
be of assistance although not necessary.
Applicants should also have good administra-
tive experience and business ability. They
should also possess a sound knowledge of
conditions in the Caribbean Area and should
be familiar with current world events.
Technical knowledge of wireless trans-
mission is not required. Knowledge of
copyright laws and the laws of libel and
slander is desirable, though not essential.
Quarters: Quarters are not provided.
Leave & Passages: The officer will be eligible
to earn leave at the rate of one week for
each completed period of three months
resident service. Free first class passages
are provided on appointment and on satis-
factory termination of contract for the
officer and his family between Grenada and
the place of recruitment. Leave passages
are not provided.
Further particulars are obtainable from the Chief
Secretary, Windward Islands, Grenada, to whom
applications, with three testimonials and a recent
photograph should be addressed to reach him not
later than 30th April 1953.

NOTICE
Income Tax Ordinance.

Income Tax Rules.

NOTICE is hereby given that Income Tax
Returns are required to be forwarded to the
Commissioners of Income Tax not later than the
31st May, 1953, by every person whose income
from every source whatsoever was over $480-00,
and every Company engaged in trade or business,
during the year 1952,
2. The Income Tax Forms of Return must be
fully and correctly completed showing the deduc-
tions claimed and the necessary vouchers in
support, particularly Interest and Life Insurance
receipts are to be forwarded with the Returns.
3. Employers are also requested to submit, to
the Commissioners of Income Tax not later than
31st M'arch, 1953, a list of employees whose
income were over $360.00 per annum during the
year 1952.
4. Any person who may not have received a
Form applicable to his or her particular case may
obtain such a form on application at the Income
Tax Office, St. George's, or any Listrice Revenue
Office.
5. Attention is invited to Section 59 of the
Ordinance which lays down that failure to comply
with any Rule made under the Ordinance is an
offence.
IRI BAIN,
Comptroller, Income Tax.
The Income Tax Office,
Grenada,
24th February, 1953.












56 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 14 MARCH, 1953.-(No. 12.)


LAND AND HOUSE TAX NOTICE.

Under the Taxes Management Ordinance.

NOTICE is hereby given that the Magistrate of
the Western District will hold special sessions
at the places and times specified in the schedule
hereunder. for the purpose of hearing objections to,
and appeals from, the Assessments made by the
Tax Officer under the abovementioned Ordinance,
and for the purpose of settling any amendments
which may be deemed necessary.
Any person affected by any assessment, and
dissatisfied with the same, must give notice in
writing to the Magistrate, not less than ten days
before the said session, of his intention to object
to the same.


THE SCHEDULE.
Place.

The Court House, St. ... Monday
John's 1953
The Court House, ... Wedne
Sauteurs Apri
9.00
The Court House ... Thursd
Victoria 1953

W. L. Mec


Time.

y 13th April,
,at 9.00 a.m.
esday, 15th
1, 1953, at
a.m.
ay, 16th April,
i, at 9.CO a.m.

INTYRE,


Magistrate, Western District.


LAND AND HOUSE TAX NOTICE.

Under the Taxes Management Ordinance.

NOTICE is hereby given that the Magistrate of
the Northern District will hold a special
session at the Court House, Hillshorough, Carria-
cou, on Monday, the 20th day of April, 1953, at
9.00 o'clock in the forenoon, for the purpose of
hearing objections to, and appeals from, the assess-
ments made by the Tax Officer under the above-
mentioned Ordinance, and for the purpose of
settling any amendments which may be deemed
necessary. Any person affected by any assessment
and dissatisfied with the same must give notice in
writing to the Magistrate not less than ten days
before the said session of his intention to object to
the same.
W. L. McINTYRE,
Magistrate, Northern District.


Eastern Caribbean Farm
Institute.

APPLICATIONS are invited for the two posts
of Tutor (Crop Husbandry) and Tutor
(Animal Husbandry) for appointment about August
1953, by the Eastern Caribbean Farm Institute,
which is to be opened in Trinidad later in the year
by seven British West Indian Governments, as a
residential institution for 40 students, to train Staff
of Departments of Agriculture and others in the
practice and theory of Agriculture at sub-university
level. The Tutors will be required to co-operate
with the Principal in responsibility for practical
and theoretical tuition, farm management, super-
vision and extra-curricula activities.


Candidates should have a Degree or Diploma in
Agriculture, with, if possible, post-graduate training
and/or experience in tropical Agriculture, especially
in the case of tropical crops and/or experience in
agricultural education.
Appointments will initially be'on contract at a
salary, according to qualifications, within the scale
$3,120 x $120-$3,840-$240-$5.280 per annum.
Arrangements will be made to maintain any exist-
ing pension rights or a gratuity will be paid in lieu
thereof. Self-contained quarters provided at 10%
of salary to a maximum of $50 a month, plus 5%
per annum of the value of furniture supplied.
Free passages for Tutor, his wife and maximum of
two children, on appointment and termination of
contract. Liberal leave on full salary.
Applications, giving full information of qualifi-
cations and experience, with the names and
addresses of three responsible persons who may
be approached for references, should be addressed
to The Principal, Eastern Caribbean Farm
Institute, Arima P.O., Trinidad B.W.I., to reach
him not later than 1st April, 1953.

5th March, 1953.


Supreme Court Notice (Grenada).

T HE following matters are for hearing on the
dates as shown, b3gianing at 9.30 every
day :-
March, 19th.
Renwick vs. Julien De Gale et al.
Seling. Paul and Mary Church vs. Joseph
Simon, Louisa Lemina and Freddie Roberts,
(Partition) St. George's District Board &
G. R. Emanuel.
Harbin vs. James Woodroffe.
Batt vs. Gregory Phillip.
Reeves vs. Arthur L. E. Gibbs.
March, 20th.
Barry vs. Barry (Divorce).
James vs. James ( do. ).
Julien & Co., vs. A. L. E. Gibbs.
Julien & Co., vs. Rosa Andrew.
Otway vs. Lintou J. P. Banfield,
Bruno vs. Jeremiah Bruno.
Austin vs. Marecheau & DeGale De Coteau.
General Traders vs. Edzel Thomas.
Neptune vs, Hubert and Bridget Lessey.
March, 25th.
Hopkin vs. Robert J. Bacchus.
Carrington vs. Lazarus Charles.
March, 27th.
Humphrey vs. 'Theophilus Me Sween.
Stafford vs. Evalina Clouden & Winifred
Lang.
March, 30th.
Alleyne vs. Thompson, (Appeal).
Allan Lewis vs Supt of Police (Appeal),
Scipio Sandiford vs Supt. of Police, (Appeal).

J. H. V, REDHEAD,
Registrar, Supreme Court.


7th March, 1953.












GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 14 MARCH, 1953.-(No. 12).


NOTICE.


W HEREAS a Trade Dispute exists between the Grenada Sugar Factory, Limited, a Company
S incorporated under the Companies Ordinance (Cap. 47) of the Revised Liws of Grenada, and the
Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union, a trade union registered under the Trade Union and
Trade Disputes Ordinance, 1951.
AND WHEREAS a trade dispute exists between the Grenada Agriculturists' Union, a trade union
registered under the Trade Union and Trade Disputes Ordinance. 1951, and the said Grenada Manual
and Mental Workers' Union.
AND WHEREAS in accordance with Section 3 of the Trades Disputes (Arbitration and Inquiry)
Ordinance. 1943 (No. 5 of 1943) the parties to the disputes have reported the matters to His Excellency
the Acting Governor and have consented to refer the matters for settlement to an Arbitration Tribunal
constituted in accordance with Section 3 (2) (c) of the abovementioned Ordinance:
It is hereby notified for general information that His Excellency the Acting Governor has been
pleased to appoint on Arbitration Tribunal under the said Ordinance consisting of:
Professor JOHN SYDNEY DASH, O.B.E., (Chairman),
AUBREY JAMES, Esq., (Nominated by the Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union),
HOWELL DONALD SHILLINGFORD, Esq., C.B.E., (Nominated by the Grenada Sugar Factory.
Ltd., and the Grenada Agriculturists' Union),
with the following terms of reference:-
In respect of the trade dispute existing between the Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union
and the Grenada Agriculturists' Union:-
1. To enquire into and report upon:
(a) Proposals addressed by the Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union to the Grenada
Agriculturists' Union, as follows:
(1).-(a) Wages. (i) That the daily wage of agricultural workers b3 increased to $2-00 and
$1-56 for men and women respectively.
(ii) That Watchmen be paid a minimum of $2-40 per day in view of the position
of responsibility and trust which they hold and the long and arduous hours of
work.
(iii) That Stockmer, Grass-cutters, Grooms and other persons attending to live-
stock be paid not less than $2-00 per day.
(iv) That in the cases of (ii) and (iii) above, the wages, whether payable daily,
forthnigtly, or monthly, be not less than those stipulated in (ii) and (iii) above
when the total amounD paid to the workman is divided by the actual number
of days worked,
(b) Bonus. That a reasonable percentage of the profits of estates be set aside for the
payment of a bonus to the workers.
(c) Retrospective Pay. That the wage increases requested at (a) above take effect as
from 3rd April. 1952, the date of the expiry of the Agreement between the Grenada
Manual and Mental Workers' Union and the Grenada Agricultural Society.
(d) Overtime. That double the basic daily wage he paid for work done on Sundays
and other Public Holidays; and that payment at the rate of time-and-a-half be
made for work performed in excess of eight hours.
(2) That wet cocoa be carried to the nearest spot accessible to animals.
(3) That the expression an eight hour day" be interpreted as one of seven hours actual
work and one hour for the luncheon interval.
(4) That persons employed on any estate for three years and over who happen to fall sick
on the job, be entitled to twenty-five per cent of the daily wage, for a period of one
month.
(5) That n- person who has given service on a'-y estate for a period of ten years be con-
sidered as non-able bodied."
(6) That one hundred and fifty days be the qualifying period for persons entitled to seven
days holiday with pay; and that workers who have served for a period of ten years and
over be entitled to fourteen days holiday with pay.
(7) That all estates carry first aid equipment.
(8) That special concessions be granted to workers on estates in' regard to the sale of
articles produced on estates.
(9) That the officers of the Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union be given access
at all times to any estate on which they are workers who are members of that Union.
(10) That the Management of each estate collect the monthly contribution payable by their
workers to the Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union.
(11) That employers pay the daily wage of Group Leaders who are required to attend the
quarterly meeting of the Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union at St. George's
with effect from January, 1953.
(12) That a Reference Board be formed comprising nine members of the Grenada Agricul-
turists' Union and nine members of the Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union,
with the Labour Officer as Chairman and with two other persons to form with the













58 -:OVERNMENT GAZETTE, 14 MARCH, 1953.-(No. 12.)

Labour Officer an independent panel, so as to promote and maintain an amicable
relationship between employers and employees.
(13) That no estate employer may hire any parson as a daily worker unless he is a member
of the Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union.
(14) That estates guarantee not less.than five days work weekly.
(b) A proposal address by the Grenada Agriculturists' Union to the Grenada Manual and Menta
Workers' Union, as follows:-
That the livestock industry be guaranteed protection by the Grenada Manual and
Mental Workers' Union in the event of a strike being called in other branches of
agriculture;
and to make an award in respect of the several matters dealt with therein.
2. To stipulate:
(a) the period during which the award shall be binding;
(b) whether or not, at the expiration of the period set out at (a) above, the terms of the
award shall have no effect or shall continue to be operative until amended by mutual
consent or terminated by one or both of the parties;
(c) in the event of a continuance of the terms of the award after the expiration of the period
set out at (a) above, the procedure to be adopted when it is desired to amend or termi-
nate the award ;
(d) the procedure to be followed in case of a dispute relating to the interpretation of the
terms of the award;
(e) the procedure to be followed in case of a dispute affecting an individual employer or
employee other than a general revision of the Agreement, or other than a question of
interpretation as provided for in sub-paragraph (d) above;
(f) in what circumstances, if any, any member or members of the Grenada Agriculturists'
Union or of the Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union, or any person or
persons acting on behalf of those bodies, shall have authority to order a lock-out or
stoppage of work before the procedure laid down in sub-paragraphs (d) and (e)
above shall have been exhausted.
In respect of the trade dispute existing between the Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union
and the Grenada Sugar Factory. Limited :-
1. To enquire into, and report upon proposals addressed by the Grenada Manual and Mental
Workers' Union to the Grenada Sugar Factory, Limited as follows:-
(a) that the daily wage of plantation workers be $2,00 (two dollars) and $1.56 (one 56/100
dollars) for men and women respectively;
(b) that Group Leaders be allowed one day with pay in each month to attend the General
Monthly Meeting of the Grenada Manual and Mental Workers' Union;
(c) that one hundred and fifty days be the qualifying period for persons entitled to seven
days holiday with pay;
(d) that tenants who plant canes on the Company's lands pay a rent instead of one third
cf crop;
(e) that persons employed on the estates for three years and over who happen to fall sick
on the job, be entitled to twenty-five per cent of the daily wage for a period of one
month;
(f) that fifty per cent be the increase on the present wage per ton to cutters, headers,
loaders and all factory workers;
(g) that workers be paid double time for working on Sundays and Government recognized
holidays;
(h) that an eight hour day's work for factory workers be interpreted as seven hours actual
work and one hour luncheon interval (out of crop) ;
and to make an award in respect of the several matters dealt with therein.
2. To stipulate:
(a) the period during which the award shall be binding;
(b) whether or not, at the expiration of the period set out at (a) above, the terms of the
award shall have no effect or shall continue to be operative until amended by mutual
consent or terminated by one or both of the parties;
(c) in the event of a continuance of the terms of the awar I after the expiration cf the period
set out at 'a) above, the procedure to be adopted when it is desired to amend or termi-
nate the award;
(d) the procedre-to be followed in case of a dispute relating to the interpretation of the
terms of the award;
(e) the procedure to be followed in case of a dispute affecting the Company or an employee
other than a general revision of the Agreement or other than a question of interpre-
tation as provided for by sub-paragraph (d) above;
(1) in what circumstances, if any, any member or members of the Company or of the
Manual and Mental Workers' Union; or any person or persons acting on behalf of those
bodies shall have authority to order a lock-out or stoppage of work before the pro-
cedure laid down in sub-paragraphs (d) and ;e; shall have been exhausted.
V. A. Alleyne, Esq., has been appointed Clerk to the Tribunal.
12th March, 1953.












GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 14 MARCH, 1953.-(No. 12).


UNDER THE LIQUOR DEALERS' LICENCE ORDINANCE.


NOTICE is hereby given that a Quarterly Licensing Session for the Northern District for the hearing
of applications, for the granting' of Certificates under the above Ordinance, will be held at the
Court House, Hillsborough, Carriacou, on Thursday the 26th day of March, 1963 at 9.15 o'clock in the
forenoon.
Particulars of Applications for new Certificates.

Name of Applicant. Occupation. Residence De-cription of premises sought to be licensed


Castern Prime Shopkeeper Belvidere Cherry Hill, Carriacou.


Magistrate's Office.
Carriacou,
7th March, 1953.


F. A. PHILLIPS,
Additional Magist) ate, Northern District.


UNDER THE LIQUOR DEALERS' LICENCE ORDINANCE.


TOTICE is hereby given that a Quarterly Licensing Session for the hearing of applications for the
granting of Certificates under the above Ordinance will be held at the Court House, Gouyave,.
St. John's, on Monday the 23rd day of March, 1953, at 9.15 a.m. in the forenoon.
Particulars of Applications for New Certificates.

Name of Applicant. Occupation. Hiesidence. Description of premise, sought to be licensed


Anthony FereirL Proprietor Mt. Granby Mt. Granby
Garvey T. Louisan Proprietor Concord Concord
Edzel Thomas Chauffeur Gouyave Duncan's Town, Gouyave.


Magistrate's Office, W. L. MACINTYRE,
Gouyave, St. John's, Magistrate, Western District.
27th February, 1953.


UNDER THE SALE OF PRODUCE ORDINANCE.


TOTICE is hereby given that a Quarterly Licensing Session for the Eastern District for the hearing
IN of applications, for the granting of Certificates under the above Ordinance, will be held at the
Court House, Grenville, on Tuesday the 24th day of March, 1953, at ten o'clock in the forenoon.
Particulars of Applications for New Certificates.

ST. PATRICK'S.

Name of Applicant Occupation. Residence Description of promises sought to be licensed


Wall building at Chantimelle, St. Patrick's.
Wooden building at Madeys, St. Patrick's.


Magistrate's Office,
Grenville,
2nd March, 1953.


B. F. DIAS,
Magi-strate Eastein District.












60 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 14 MARCH, 1953.-(No. 12).

UNDER THE LIQUOR DEALERS' LICENCE ORDINANCE.


NOTICE is hereby given that the Quarterly Licensing Session for the Southern District for the
hearing of applications, for the granting of Certificates under the above Ordinance, will be held at
the Court House, St. George's, on Wednesday the 25th day of March, 1953, at 9.15 a.m.

Particulars of Applications for New Certificates.

N ri o'f AXpplicaif. Occupation Residefice Description of prerrises sought to be licensed.


O. D. Brisl:ane & Sons Commission Gore & Halifax Wall building situate at Corner of Gore &
(Grenada) Ltd. Agents Sts. St. Geo's Halifax Streets. St. George's.
Albert Purcell Proprietor LaMode Wall building situate at LaMode St.
George's.
Ronald Gittens Commission St. Paul's Wall and wooden building situate at Melville
Agent Street, St. George's.
Anastasia Church Shopkeeper Mt. Gay Wood & Concrete structure with galvanised
Iron roof at Mt. Gay Gt. George's.


Magistrate's (flice, H. M. SQUIRES,
St George', for Magistrate, Southern District
24th February, 1953.




NOTICE.

G;rMiag Co-operattve Nittmeg Assozditton.

THE values of the respective grades of Nutmegs and Mace and the proportions of such values to be
advanced and the prices for.outright purchases by the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Associat;or
have been fixed by the Nutmeg Board as under, until further notice:--
Effective 16th February, 1953.


Nominal Value
per lb.


Advance to (rowers
per lb.


Unctired Nutmegs (in shell)

Cured Nutmegs (in shell)

Dried Cracked Grinders

Dried Whole Mace

Dried Broken Mace


Mace Pickings


6 Cents

10 do.

2 do.

36 do.

12 do.


3


do.
7 ,J,-f ; ,, ^


5 Cents

9 do.


1 do.


14 do;

8 do.

2 do


Dbte fixed: 9th FAbruary, 1953.


1


do


2 3-.



12 3o.

3 dc.


Iate of sterling and that

ALFRED J. LARGE,
Assistant Secretary.


GRADES


0 iijg t a.r A',iU i


Growers are reminded that the above rates are based on the devaluated
any material rise in the value of the will advrseFly affect them.


I













GOVEiN1\INT GAhTTFiE 14 MARCH, JlS.'No. 12). 61

TRADE ACCOUNT Fflt T1H$ iONTI OF JANUARY, 1953.




Pdrt I.--rincipal Articles Iinported and Exported.


.- ary, 19TS.
January, 1953


ARTICLE


Beer, Ale and Stout (gals) ....
Bread, Biscuits and Cakes (lb) ...
Better and Butter Substitiris (lb)...
Fish (dried, salted, pickled,


smoked)
Flour and grain-
Flodr Wheaten


jb) ...

( b).


Cornmeal ..
Oats ...
Rice
Meat-Salt and Pickled (lb)
Smoked or Qured b) .I.
Milk, Condeed (Ib)...
Spirfit k'fr Wfhi' (gals) ...
Sugar-retnelt (lb.)
unrefined
Tobacco-unmanufactured (lb) ...
cigarettes ...
Iron and Steel (Rolled, Cast Forged
or Drawn) (tons) ...
Wood and Timber Unmanufactured
lumber (ft) ...
Shingles
Apparel (value)...
BH. aind Sacks (value) ...
Roots, Shoes and Slippers (doz. pra.)
Carts, Carriages, etc.-
Motor Cars (No.) ...
Other Commercial Vehicles (No) ..
Road Motor Parts (value) ...
Tyres and Tubes (value)...
Cement (tons)...
Cotton Manufactures
Cotton piece goods (Sq. Yards)
Art Silk piece goods (Sq. Yards) ...
Other (value)...
Electrical Supplies (value) ...
Fertilisers and Manures (value)
Hardware (value)
Iron and Steel Manufactures (tons)
Machinery, Apparatus and
Appliances-Agricultural (tons)
Air conditioning and refrigera-
ting (tons)...
Conveying, hoisting, excavating,
:cad construction and mining
(tons) ...
Electrical (tons) ...
Engines not for vehicles (tons) ...
Steam boilers and boilerhtuse
equipment (tons) ...
Oils-Illuminating and burn-
ing (gals) ...
Fuel (ga-s) .
Motor spirit gals)
Painters' colours ate. (bs...
Soap (lbs)...
Paper (all kinds/ (value) ...
Wool manufactures-Piece Goods
(sq. vds.)...
Twine (lbs)...


Quantity



1;029
17,253
27;430

88,746

666,076
115
6,000
2,449
5,313
1,011
11,850
1,741
400
3.2,082
8,667
236



26,370
8,300

6.010
631

1

.*

85

49,217
14,131

...














2,772
185
14,572
28,524
22,133


VBnue


$,
2834
5,801
13,396

22,770

64,631
23
481
234
1,578
946
3,836
6,186
50
30,392
9,593
744



8,172
181
3,375
4,424
19,222

1,000

2,143
5,093
4,752

22,220
7,291

4,156
4,939
12,812
32,598

26





1,142


5.654

1,941
41
4,955
18,7.8
4,668
8,752


573


Quantity Value


$'


320













GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 14 MARCH, 1953.-(No. 12).

B.-DOMESTIC EXPORTS.


ARTICLE


Aniials:-
Goats
Pigs
Sheep
Cocoa (raw)
Fruit and Nuts (fresh)
Bananas (
Coconuts
Fruit Juices:-
Lime Juice (raw)
Spices:-
Nutmegs
Mace
Other
(lottcn Rqw
ycpra
Oils, essential-Lime
Nutmeg


(No.) ...
(No.) ...
(No.) ...
(cwts) ...
and
bunches)...
(Nc.) ...

(gals) ...

(cwt) ...
(cwt) ...
(cwt) ...
(cwt) ...
(cwt) ..
(lb) ...
(lb) ..


January, 1953

Quiatity Value Quantity Value


$ $


8,017

5
2,000

3,560

3,426
319
1

770
885
450


512,491

4
97

1,154

159,923
48,077
50

11,549
8,208
1,215


A. D. W, JOHNSON
for Colonial Treasurer


27th February, 1953.











GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 14 MARCH, 1953.-(No. 12.) 63

LABOUR DEPARTMENT,
G-ReNAD4,
28th February, 1953.

IHE following memorandum on the subject of Cost-of-Living Index Figures, in so far as the worker p
.1 class families are concerned, is published for general information.
G. S. DABREO,
Labour Oficer.

COST OF LIVING INDEX FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1953.

The Cost-of-Living Index for all items at the end of February, 1953, was 289, and the
following table shows the Cost-of-Living Index Figures at the end of each month as compared wi'h
the basic year (August, 1939) taken as 100:-

Year Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.
- I ~~~--~---I-----~
1939 ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 100 ... ...

1942 ... ... ... .... ... ... ... ... 173 173

1943 173 174 175 172 169 171 171 172 173 167 169 169

1944 168 167 167 172 176 177 178 179 178 179 179 179

1945 180 181 181 182 182 183 180 180 179 180 180 181

1946 184 182 182 182 182 182 184 184 184 188 190 190

1947 190 190 195 195 196 199 199 204 208 204 206 206

1948 210 210 210 212 212 213 209 209 208 206 206 206

1949 206 206 206 205 205 205 204 204 204 213 213 220

1950 220 20 0 220 0 20 220 220 220 220 218 215 216 216

1951 216 216 217 220 232 235 277 277 258 25 262 263

1952 264 1 271 272 272 272 272 287 284 284 284 284 284

1953 289 289 .... ... ... ...... ...

Statistics for February, 1953.


All items ...
Food only ...


... 189%
... 201%


Food: The average level of retail prices of those articles taken into account in the blood -'rcclr
was *5 points higher than at 31st January, 1953, and 201% higher than at 1939. This increase was due
to an increase in the retail price of Sugar.
Rent: There has been no change recorded in the general level of the working-class rents.
Fuel and Cleaning: There was no change in the figure tor this class during the period under
review. The increase of 161% on the 1939 prices shown in the figure for 31st Janua:y, 1953,
remained unchanged.
Clothing: Information collected from retailers indicates that at 28th February, 1953. t!e average
level of retail prices of clothing of the kinds generally bought by the working-class families was
the same as at 31st January, 1953 and 202% higher than at 1939.
All Others : There was no change in the prices of the articles under this group. The increase of
83% on the 1939 prices shown in the figure for 31st January, 1953, remained unchanged.
All Items: If the average changes in the cost of all the foregoing items are combined in accord-
ance with their relative importance in the 1939 working-class family expenditure, the resultant general
average increase at 28th February, 1953, was the same a;s at 31st January, 1953, and 189% higher
than at 1939.


GRENADA.

PRINTED BY THE GOVERB.I EN I PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE ST. GKOBGE'S.
ST. GEORGE'S.
1953




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Statutory Rules and Orders:
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