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Place of Publication: St George's Grenada
Publication Date: April 11, 1953
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GRENADA.


Government Gazette.


onbliTbEb bIY mIntoritl.


VOL. 73.] SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, APRIL 11, 1953. [No. 18.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.


ACTING ARRANGEMENTS.


No. 103.


ONSEQUENT on the departure from the
Colony of Mr. G. H. ADAMS, C.B.E., Colonial
Treasurer, to the United Kingdom in connection
with the British West Indian Federation Con-
ference, Mr. A. D. W. JOHNSON, Special Grade
Clerk and Acting Deputy Treasurer, has been
appointed to act Colonial Treasurer in conjunction
with his normal duties as Deputy Treasurer with
effect from 8th April, 1953.
llth April, 1953.
P.F. 101.
APPOINTMENTS.
No. 104.
DR. G. T. MURRAY, Medical Officer District II,
has been nominated to be a member of the
St. George's District Board for the period ending
30th September, 1954. vice Dr. W. S. MITCHELL,
resigned.
4th April, 1953.
M. P. 338 A.
TRANSFERS.
No. 105.
IR. GEORGE PILGRIM, Special Grade Clerk,
Treasury and Customs Department has been
transferred to the Revenue Office, Carriacou vice
Mr. L. J. ROSE with effect from 1et April, 1953.
10th April, 1953.
P.F. 113.


No. 106.
MR. M. M. JONES, Class I Clerk, Medical Depart-
ment has been transferred to the General
Post Office vice Mr. T. C. PAYNE, with effect from
8th April, 1953.
10th April, 1953.
P.F. 161.

No. 107.
R. T. C. PAYNE, Class I Clerk, General Post
Office has been transferred to the Grenada
Boys' Secondary School vice Mr. E. C. ROSE,
Bursar, on vacation leave.
10th April, 1953,
P.F. 201.

ACTING APPOINTMENT.
No. 108.
R. NUGENT MILLER has been appointed to act
as Relieving Clerk, Class III. He has been
posted to the Education Department vice Mr.
C. O R. PHILLIP on vacation leave with effect
from 14th March, 1953.
10th April, 1953.
P.F. 775.

CONFIRMATION.
No. 109.
MR. L. MITCHELL, Class III Clerk, Registry
Shas been confirmed in his appointment with
effect from 15th February, 1952.
10th April, 1953.
P.F. 550.


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VACATION LEAVE.
No. 110.
MR. CLIVE NOEL, Class II Clerk, Treasury and
Customs Department on six months' vacation
leave with effect from 8th April, 1953.
llth April, 1953.
P.F. 355.


RESUMPTION.
No. 111.
R. L, J. ROSE, Special Grade Clerk, Treasury
and Customs Department, Carriacou District,
resumed duties with effect from 1st April, 1953,
and has been posted to the Inland Revenue
Department.
By Command,

E. A. BRATHWAITE,
Acting Government Secretary.
Government Officq,
10th April, 1953,
P.F. 112.


Post Of Price Inspector, Grenada.

APPLICATIONS are invited for the post of
Price Inspector, qrnl4, at a s~.ary of
$1,9.2Q. ppr vnum together with a temporary cost
of living allowance of $364 per annum and a'
transport allowance at the rate of $900 pe' annum.
The appointment will be on probation for a period
of one 'ear, and the successful" applicantt will be
required to furnish a medical certificate of fitness.
I. The duties of the Price Inspector, which are
to cover the whole Colony of Grenada (including
Carriacou), are:-
Periodical inspection of all shops and stores
to see that the Price Control Regulations re-
garding the marking of prices of goods and, lIe
percentages allowed on landed cost arg
observed;
Inspection of fish, meat and vegetable
markets to see that the Price Obntrol Orders
and other Regulations regarding the sale of
these articles are observed;
Prosecution of cases of breaches of the
Price Control Regulations in the Courts;
Fixing prices of imported goods on the
directions of the Competent Authority.
The Headquarters will be St. George's, where
this Officer will, be required to reside.
3. Applicants should not 1be more taan 40,years
of age, and experene in a commercial house i1
desirable.
4. Applications should be addressed to the
Administrator and should reach that officer not
later than Thursday, 30th April, 1953. The
following information should be given:-
(a) Date of birth ;
(b) Where educated and examinations pass-
ed;
(c), Employment, since leaving school;
(d) Two references.
Government Office,
Grenada.
27th March, 1953.


SGrenada Agricultural Scholarship.


APPLICATIONS are invited for the award of
1. 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
n' e'uiva;i.n qsauniiqg body showing
that be applicant % 4s passed in one or
more subjects cf the Science Group;
(f) A Certificate of fitness from a Medical
Offig9r;
(g) Evidence of British Nationality.
Applications must be submitted to the Adminis.
'trqor, Grenada, not later than 31st May, 1953.

Government Office,
Grenada,
6th March, ]9,53.


Wi ntqwarA IslanIdij (ge, T mylo,n
Scholarship 'i" 4gri- re

A PLICATIONS i. writing for the award of a
Free tuition scholarship in Agriculture tenable
at the Imperial 6ollege'o'f Tropical Agriculture,
TrIinidad, beginning about October,' 1953, will be
received at the Government Office not later 'than
15th April, 1953.
Applicants should submit the following parti-
culars : -
(a) Birth Certificate
(b) Evidence of attendance at a school in this
Colony for not less than 3 years preceding.
the appl-ication,
(c) Testimonials from two persons other than
school teachers, under whom education
received,
(d) Testimionials from Head Teachers of those,
schools in the Colony which have been
attended, giving all significant details of
school career.
(e) School Leaving Certificate of the University
of Cambridge, E amiations Syndicate, or.
of a similar examining body showing that
the applicant has passed in a subject of the
Science Group.
(f) A Medical Officer's certificate showing -that
the applicant is in a nor-ml state of. health,
and generally fit and. strong enough to
pursue the full study course at the Imperial
College of Tropical Agriculture, Trinidad.
(g) Evidence of British Nationality.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, APRIL 11, 1953.-(No. 18.)


Applications will be considered by the Agri-
cultural Scholarship Selection Committee after
which nominations will be submitted to His
Excellency the Governor, who will make the award
to a candidate from the Windward Islands.
The Scholarship is in respect of tuition fees
only, and no assistance is provided for subsistence
and travelling.
Government Office,
Grenada.
28th' March, 1953.


ANNOUNCEMENT

DEPARTMENT q, A lRICVLTURE

Cocoa jnci story Improvenent Scheme

Distribution of Rooted Cuttings of Selected
Strains of Qienada Cocoa for planting in
1954.

T is estimated tb.t there will be rooted cocoa
cuttings at the cocoa propagation stations
available to plant 300 acres in 1954.
2. Persons desirous of, obtaining rooted cocoa
cuttings from the cocoa stations, should apply on
the forms provided for that purpose, entitled:
" Applicaicrat sorm for. Rooted Cocoa Cuttings
Propagated for Distribution by the Cocoa Industry
Improvement Scheme of Grenada".
3. Application forms should be forwarded, to the
Agricultural Officer (Cocoa), Boulogne Cocoa
Nurseries, St. Andrew's on or before the 30th June,
1953.
4. Applications for rooted cocoa cuttings received
after the 30th June, 1953 will neither be acknow-
ledged nor considered.
5. Aplication (ortns a.re'ayvailable at the. Depart-
ment of Agriculture, all Agricultural and C0coa
Stations and, District Ryvenue Offices. Application
forms can also be obtained from all members of
the extension staff of the Department of Agricul-
ture.
6. Rooted Cocoa Cuttings are delivered free of
charge to the applicants at a point, as near as
possible tothe sito at which they are to be planted,
accessible at the time, to the motor vehicle con-
vgying the plants.
7. The conditions under.hich rooted cocoa cut-
tings will be issued are, as follow :-
(i) The area. selected by an applicant will. be
inspected by an authorised officer, as :soon
as possible after the receipt of the applica-
tion, for the purpose of determining the
suitability of the site in regard to altitude,
s6il type, wind protection and ,rther ecologi-
cal- and environmental conditionss. T'he
applicant will then be notified whether, or
not the area is approved for planting.
(ii) If for stqtfd reasons the area is declared to
beunsuitable for planting cocoa clones, np
allocation of plants will be made to, the
applicant.


(iii) If thb area is declared suitable, an authoris-
ed officer will inform the applicant what
minimum action is required of him by the
Department of Agriculture, in regard to
provision of ground shade, windbreaks, soil
conservation measures, sQil preparation etc.
The Agricultural Department will render all'
assistance, guidance and advice in this
connection,
(iv) The minimum area for which plants will be
issued will be that which will contain fifty
(50) rooted cuttings planted at a spacing
of 10ft. by 10 ft. in a single block, the
equiyalent of one-eiglth (1), of an acri.
(y) The a.req to be planted will be re-inspected
by an authorised officer immediately before
the proposed date of delivery of the plants,
for the purpose of ascertwaining whether all
coudition-, have beep satisfactori.y fulfilled,
and wleqher t~ e r,-a is in a suitable state
of preparation for planting.
(vi) Authorised officers of the Department of
Agriculture, will make periodic' inspections
of t.q replanted areas, as often as may be
constdiered necessary, for the purpose of
observing field conditions, the development
of the young plants and advising the grower
on the care and iiiau4gementL of the young
plants.
8. Applicants are advised to take advantage of
the experience already gained in replanting methods
at the Cocoa Stations and other plots, where re-
planting with rooted cocoa cuttings have aleadcy
been undertaken, during the last 4 to 6 years.
Applicants are accordingly invited to visit the
Cocoa Stations aai- to make the 3uli.t p',-sible use
of all information that is available.

M. A. G. HANSCHELL,
Director of Agriculture
and Chairman Cocoa Rehabilitation Board.


Formratiqn of Army Offiqers 9mwips;n9y


IN the event of mobilization there will be vacan-
cies in Military Establishments for certain
categories of-officers. It is therefore intended to
compile a Roll of suitable Ex-Officers and qualified
civilians to be known as the Army Officers'
Emergency Reserve (A.O.E.R.).
Essential Qualifications:-
(1), British Subject and son of British Subject.
(2); Age not to exceed 50, in some cases 55.
(3) Previous Commissioned Service in the
Army.
Or (if not such Service) Medical, Dental,
Scientific or Engineering Degree.
Army Officers with other previous Reserve
liability are not eligible.
Ajpliqapis who wish to be, considered shpigl call
at the Governi'iirt Office for. full details. The
groyiaona dato for. closipgthe list is 30th April,


Gpyey~nrent Office,
Grenada.
26th March, 1953.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, APRIL 11, 1953.-(No. 18).


DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES.

TREASURY.

The Taxes Ianagement
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, St.
George's, and at the respective Revenue Offices.
The days fixed for the hearing of Appeals against
assessments at the various Cqurt Houses are :-


St. George's
St. David's
St. Andrew's
St. Patrick's
St. Mark's
St. John's
Carriacon


.. Wednesday, 15th April, 1953.
... Monday, 13th ,,
... Thursday, 16th ,,
... Wednesday 15th ,,
... Thursday, 16th ,,
... Monday, 13th ,,,
... Monday, 20th ,,


G. H. ADAMS.
Colonial Treasurer.


Treasury Department,
14th February, 1953.


POLICE.

T is hereby published for general information
that GEORGE A. W. BLACKBURN, of Sauteurs,
Saint Patrick's; and STEPHEN XAVIER of Pearls
Airport, St. Andrew's have been enrolled as rural
constables with effect from 1st April, 1953.
B. B. HUMPHREY, Major
Deputy Superintendent of Police.


NOTICE.

APPLICATIONS are invited for the, post 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 800 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 recruitinent. 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.


Water Supply-1958 Notice.

IT is hereby notified in accordance with Regula-
tion 3 of the Water Supply (waste water)
Regulation No. 40/1940 that section 2 therof the
effect of which is to prohibit until further notice
the use of tap water in the Town and Parish of
St. George's for the purpose inter alia of washing
cars and watering gardens especially by the use of
Automatic Sprinklers at hours other than between
5.00 and 6.00 p.m. as from 2nd April, 1953.

CLARENCE RENWICK,
Chairman Central Water Authority.

30th 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,
Local Secretary.
llth Marchi 1953.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, APRIL 11, 1953.-(No. 18).


Award of Tenders for the Supply of
Building Materials for the Month of
April, 1958.

TENDERS for the supply of the following items
for the month of April, 1953 have been award-
ed as follows:-

From Messrs. W. E. Julien, & Co., Ltd.


Pitch Pine Plank Boards

Canadian Cedar--Boards
Douglas Fir -Boards
Mora-Boards
Shingles Wallaba
(Cement) Sacks-each
Nails-Galvanised 2 "

4 "
P 4


2 32 cts. per ft. b.m
1-" 32 of
26 "
24 ,
28
$1-60 per bundle
2-50
22 cents per lb.
22 ,
22 ,,
22 "


From Messrs,- Geo. F. Huggins & Co., Ltd.


Pitch Pine Boards-Rough 31
f -Dressed 31
Floor Boards 11" 31
Ceiling Boards 2" 42
White Pine Boards--Rough 30
Dressed 30
. Dressed 1" 41
Coaiet+-] DrPums-each $11-80
4o*pi g -Galvanised Iron
Sheets in guage 26" 60
Ridging-6" lengths 2-44
Asbestos Sheets 60


cents per ft.


[ft.
cts. per running
per length [ft.
cts. per running


From Messrs. General Traders, Ltd.
Pitch Pine Floor Boards--" 30 cents per ft.
Scantling all sizes 31 I
White Pine Plank 2"-dressed 31 I
ft 1 31 I
Shingles-Cedar $5-00 per bundle.

A. B. PREUDHOMME,
Secretary, Tenders Board.
25th March, 1953.


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, Niorthern District,


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.

TH E SCHEDULE.


Place.

The Court House, St.
John's
The Court House,
Sauteurs

The Court House.
Victoria


Time.

... Monday 13th April,
1953, at 9.00 a.m.
... Wednesday, 15th
April, 1953, at
9.00 a.m.
.. Thursday, 16th April,
1953, at 9.00 a.m.


W. L. McINTYRE,
Magistrate, Western District.


LAND AND HOUSE TAX NOTICE.



Under the Taxes Management Ordinance.



OTICE is hereby given that the Magistrate of
the Southern District will hold a special
session at the place and time specified in the
schedule hereunder for the purpose of hearing
objections to, and appeals from, 'the Assessments
made by the Tax Office 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. George's


Time.

Wednesday 15th
April 1953 at 9 a.m


S. J. BAIN,
Acting Magistrate, Southern District.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, APRIL 11, 1953.--(No. 18).


NOTICE.


Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.




T HE 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 Association
have been fixed by the Nutmeg Board as under, until further notice:--

Effective 16th February, 1953.


Nominal Value
per lb.


Advance to Growers
Super lb.


Outright Purunase!,
per ih.


Uncured Nutmegs (in shell)

Cured Nutmegs (in shell)

Dried Cracked Grinders

Dried Whole Mace

Dried Broken Mace

Mace Pickings


6 Cents

10 do.

2 do.


3 do,


5 Cents

9 do.

1 *do.

34 do.

8 do.

2 do


Cents

do.


2 do.


3' dc.


Growers are reminded that the above rates are based on the devaluated rate of sterling and that
any material rise in the value of the will adversely affect them.
F. C. HUGHES,
Secretary,
Date fixed: 23rd March, 1963.


GRENADA.


PRINTED BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT FPiINTtNiG OFFJ~L."'
ST. GEORGE'S.
1953


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