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GRENADA.


Government Gazette.

unbithcb by unthoritp,


VOL. 71.1 SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, APRIL 18, 1953. [No. 19.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.


No. 112.
HIS Excellency WALTER FLEMING COUTTS, M.B.E., Acting Governor and
Commander-in-Chief of the Windward Islands, left the Colony for St. Lucia
today.



No. 113.
N pursuance of authority conferred upon him by Letters Patent, His Excellency
the Acting Governor has issued a Commission appointing Louis COOLS-LARTIGUE,
Esquire, Chief Secretary Windward Islands, to be Governor's Deputy, Windward
Islands, with effect from 18th April, 1953, until further notice.
His Excellency's Commission is published for general information.

By Command,


E. A. BRATHWA1TE,
Acting Government Secretary.


Government Office,
1Sth April, 1953.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, 18. APRIL, 1953.-(No. 19).


SWINDWARD ISLANDS.
: Bl 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 L.S. qof Grenada, St. Vincent, St. Lucia, and Dominica, and their
SDependencies, issued under my IHand at Government House
Grenada, and the Public Seal of the said Island of Grenada,"
this 17th day of April, One thousand nine hundred and fifty-three.

W:. F. COUTTS,
Acting Governor.
Tc :
Louis COOLs-LARTIGUE, Esquire,
Chief Secretary, Windward Islands.

GREETINGS:
BY 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
Louis COOLS-LARTIGUE, Esquire, Chief Secretary, Windward Islands, to be my
Deputy within the said WINDWARD ISLANDS from on or about the 17th day of
April, 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 WIND;,
WARD 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 Louis COOLS-LARTIGUE, Esquire,
Chief Secretary, Windward Islands, 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 I WINDWARD
IsLANDs has notifiedithat he is about to. assume it:
III. AND I DO aBERBY require and command/:all and singular Her Majesty's
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
Louis COOLS-LARTIGUE, Esquire,
Chief Secretary Windward Islands,
To act as Deputy to the Acting Governor in certain event.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, APRIL 18, 1953.-(No. 19).


No. 114.
r FHE following text of a telegram received from
I the Secretary of State for the Colonies is
published for general information:--
"I am commanded by the Queen to convey
to you the Governments and people of the
Windward Islands Her Majesty's grateful
thanks for your kind message of sympathy on
the death of Her late Majesty Queen Mary".
11th April, 1953,

APPOINTMENTS.
No. 115.
MR. I. H. SEELIG, former Government Secretary,
Grenada, who was seconded for duty with
the Government of St. Lucia from June, 1949, has
been appointed a Principal Assistant Secretary,
British Guiana, and is expected to assume duty in
that Colony as soon as possible after April, 1953.
14th April, 1953.

No. 116.
R. DANIEL SMALL has been appointed an
SOfficial Attestor for the parish of St. John's
under the provisions of Section 3 of the Protection
of Illiterate Persons Ordinance (Cap. 178).
18th April, 1953.
M.P. 258 II.

CONFIRMATION.
No. 117.
HIS Excellency the Acting Governor has approved
the confirmation of Mr. H. NM. CHRISTOPHER.
in the post of Assistant Secretary (Administrative)
Windward Islands, with effect from 19th March,
1952.
17th April, 1953.
P.F. 39S

RESIGNATION.
No 118.
] R. JOHN DA BREO, Labour Inspector, re-
Al signed his post with effect from 1st April,
1953.
17th April, 1953.
P.F. 594.

SICK LEAVE.
No. 119.
SR. A. DE BELLOTTE, Class II Clerk, Income
STax Department, on 28 days sick leave with
effect from 23rd March, 1953.
17th April, 1953.
P.F. 307.

No. 120.
THE following draft Bills for Ordinances which
Were introduced and read a first time in the
Legislative Council on the 15th April, 1953, are
published for general information. A copy of each
Bill is issued with this Gazette:-
Bill for an Ordinance to provide for the taking
of an annual census of livestock in the
Colony.
Bill for an Ordinance to amond the British
Nationality (Offences, I enalties ond Fees)
Ordinance, 1949.
Bill for an Ordinance to amend the Animals
(Prevention of Cruelty) Ordinance, 1952.
18th April, 1953.


No. 121.
THE following document is circulated with and
S forms part of this Gazette :-
S. R. & O. No. 12-The Public Lotteries
('-uspension of Schedule) Order, 1953,

By Command,

E. A. BRATHWAITE,
Acting Gcvervmtenc Secretary,

Government Office,
18th April, 1953,


CORONATION CELEB'A ATIO:'
PROGRAMME.

HOLIDAYS-Tuesday and Wednesday, 2nd and
3rd June will be declared Public
Holidays.
Monday 1st to Friday 5th June will
be holidays in all schools.
ILLUMINATIONS and DECORATIONS-Main
Government buildings and streets in
St. George's will be decorated and
illuminated for a week commencing
2nd June.
DISTRICTS-District Committees will arrange
details as to days and times to suit
their individual circumstances. Notice
of District Programmes will be publish-
ed later.
MONDAY, 1ST-1.00 p.m. Athletic Sports at
Queen's Park for competitors from
schools throughout the island selected
at meetings held in each parish during
the preceding week.
TUESDAY, 2ND-CORONATION DAY.
6.00 a.m. Rocket fired from Fort
George and from each Police Station.
Joy Bells rung at every church foir
ten minutes.
Wireless Broadcast of Coronation
to public by loudspeakers from country
Police Stations.
7.00 a.m. Royal Salute of Guns
from Fort George. (Subject to varia-
tion when the precise hour of crown-
ing is known).
9.30 a.m. Uniformed bodies assem-
ble at Market Square and march to
attend the four churches in St.
George's.
10.00 a.m. Thanksgiving Services
in all Churches. Detachments of
Police, Volunteer Constabulary,
Cadets, Scouts and Guides will attend
in St. George's. After the Church
Services the various uniformed detach-
ments will assemble in Church Street
in front of the Anglican Church and
will march to the Market Square by
the following route:-
Lower Lucas Street
'lvrrel Street
Hughes '.treit
The Carenage
Young Street
11alifax Street.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, APRIL 18, 1953.-(No. 19).


The parade will disperse on its return to the
Market Square.
11.30 a.m. Presentation of gifts to
the poor and needy by the Charity
Advisory Committee.
12 noon. Treats to inmates and
patients of Government institutions.
8 p.m. Floodlit Parade and Fire-
works Display at Queen's Park. Police,
Volunteer Constabulary, Nursing
Division, St. John's Ambulance
Brigade, Cadets, Scouts, Guides and
Schools will take part.
WEDNESDAY, 3RD 10 a.m. Treats to school
children and presentation of medals
and souvenirs throughout the Colony.
His Excellency the Governor and His
Honour the Administrator or their
representatives will attend.
1 p.m. Athletic Sports at Queen's
Park sponsored by the Amateur
Athletic Association.
On this day (Wednesday) carnival-
type festivities but without masks,
may take place. In St. George's
such festivities will be confined to the
hours 12 noon to 12 midnight and it
will not be possible to permit the use
of Queen's Park for this purpose.
Elsewhere in the Colony the precise
ordering of such costumed entertain-
ments, including the hours within
which they may be permitted (but
always subject to no masks being
worn), will be at the discretion of the
Coronation District Committees.


Vacant Post of Labour Inspector,
Labour Department, Grenada.

APPLICATIONS are invited for the posb of
Labour Inspector, Labour Department,
Grenada.
The post is in the salary scale $1,248x$96-$1,728
and a temporary cost-of-living allowance of 20% is
also payable. In addition, a transport allowance
will be paid at current rates in accordance with
local regulations.
The point in the salary grade at which the
successful candidate will be appointed will depend
on his qualification and experience.
The Officer will be required to perform all duties
appertaining to the office of Labour Inspector and
will include, inter alia, the inspection of business
places for the purpose or examining employers'
records of wages and holidays as required by the
Wages Council Ordinance 1951, and Regulations
made thereunder, the performance of clerical duties
in the Department, the carrying out of the' duties
of Secretary to various Boards and Committees
and such other duties as may be assigned to him
by the Labour Officer from time to time.
Applications must be addressed to the Secretary,
Public Service Commission, Government Office,
St. George's, and must reach him on or before
30th April, 1953.
Government Office,
Grenada.
15th April, 19:3.


Post Of Price Inspector, Grenada.

PPLICATIONS are invited ErG the post of
Price Inspector, Grenada, at a salary of
$1,920 per annum together with a temporary cost
of living allowance of $384 per annum and a
transport allowance at the rate of $900 per annum.
The appointment will he on probation for a period
of one year, and the successful applicant will be
required to furnish a medical certificate of fitness.
2. 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 the
percentages allowed on landed cost are
observed;
Inspection of fish, meat and vegetable
markets to see that the Price Control 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 be more than 40 years
of age, and experience in a commercial house is
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.


NOTICE.

ICYCLE owners are hereby notified that
Number plates for the year 1953 are now-
available and may be obtained at the Inland
Revenue Office, St. George's, or at any District
Revenue Office, on payment of the sum of 6d.
each.
In connection with the above, attention is here-
by called to the following Rule under the Licences.
Ordinance, Cap. 121:-
26.- If any bicycle or tricycle is kept or
used without having such licence plate affixed
thereto, the owner thereof and any person
using the same shall each be.liable to a penalty
not exceeding ten pounds.


A. D. W. JOHNSON,
Acting Colonial Treasurer.


The Treasury,
16th April, 1953.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, APRIL 18, 1953.-(No. 19.)


Grenada Agricultural Scholarship.

S PPLICATIONS 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
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.



ANNOUNCEMENT

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE

Cocoa Industry Improvement Scheme

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

IT is estimated that there will be rooted cocoa
cuttings at the cocoa propagation stations
.available to plant 300 acres in 1954.
2. Persons desirous of obtaining rcoted cocoa
cuttings from the cocoa stations, should apply on
the forms provided for that purpose, entitled:
"Application Fm'm 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), lioulogne Cocoa
Nurseries, St. Andrew's on or before the 30th June,
1953.
4. Applications for rooted col':a idttings received
.after the 30th June, 1953 wibl neither Le acknow-
ledged nor considered.
5. Application forms are available at the Depart-
ment of Agriculture, all Agricultural and ( ocoa
Stations and District Revenue Offices. Application
forms can also be obtained frcm all members of
the extension staff of the Departn-en:. of Agricul-
ture. .


6. Rooted Cocoa Cuttings are delivered free of
charge to the applicants at a point, as near as
possible to the site at which they are to be planted,
accessible at the time to the motor vehicle con-
veying the plants.
7. The conditions under which rooted cocoa cut-
tin-gs will be issued are as follows:--
(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,
soil type, wind protection and otherr ecologi-
cal and environmental conditions. The
applicant will then be notified whether or
not the area is approved for planting.
(ii) If for stated reasons the area is declared to
be unsuitable for planting cocoa clones, no
allocation of plants will be made to the
applicant
(iii) If the 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, soil 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 10 ft. by 10 ft. in a single block, the
equivalent of one-eighth (1) of an acre.
(v) The area 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 ascertaining whether all
conditions have been satisfactorily fulfilled,
and whether the area is in a suitable state
of preparation for planting.
(vi) Authorised officers of the Department of
Agriculture, will make periodic inspections
of the replanted areas, as often as, may be
considered necessary, for the purpose of
observing field conditions, the development
of the young plants and advising the grower
on the care and management 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 h-ave already
been undertaken during the last 4 to 6 years.
Applicants are accordingly invited to visit the
Cocoa Stations and to make the fullest possible use
of all information that is available.

MI. A. G. IIANSCIIELL,
Director of Agriculture
.an'I Chaiirman Cocoa Rehabilitation Board.



Formation of Army Officers Emergency
Reserve.

IN the event of mobilization there will be vacan-
L cies in Military Establishments for certain
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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, APRIL 18, 1953.--No. 19.;


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.
Applicants who wish to be considered should call
at the Government Office for full details. The
provisional date for closing the list is 30th April,
1953.
Government Office,
Grenada.
26th March, 1953.


Water Supply-19538 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.

APPLICATIONS are invited for, the post of
IA_ 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 radi- 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 fcr
each completed period of three montits-
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 A. ril 1953.


NOTICE.

TENDERS are invited for the construction of
S the undermentioned Schools:-
1. At Beaulieu R.C. School Site':
(1) Main Fchool building and latrine accom-
modation for the whole school.
(2) Second School building.
2. At Vendome R.C. School.Site:
School building and latrine accommodation.
1. (1) Beaulieu R.C. Main School and
Latrines.
A two storeyed Building measuring 74' 4" x 32'
constructed of re-inforced concrete foundations,
columns and beams. Exterior walls of 4" concrete
blocks, ground floor of concrete granolithic finish.
The first floor of P.P. lumber and covered with
Asbestos Roofing.
(2) Beaulieu R.C. Second School Building.
This is to be a conversion of the existing Beau-
lieu R.C. Church.

2. Vendome R.C. School Building and
Latrines.
This Building is similar to Beaulieu R.C. Main
School, but measuring 66' 4" x 32'. Levelling and
draining of the Vendome site will be done by the
Public Works Departments.
Applications are required to supply all labour,
materials and Transport.
Tenders should be submitted for each of the three
projects separately. If a tender is awarded the
person to whom it is awarded may be called upon
to give adequate security for the satisfactory
performance of the contract.
Government does not bind itself to accept the
lowest or any tender.
Plans and specifications can be obtained, from
the Public Works Department on payment of a
deposit of $20 into the Treasury. After a contract
has been entered into those persons, who have
submitted bona fide tenders will have their, deposits
refunded on return of the Plans and specifications.
Tenders must reach this Department not later
than the 15thof May, 1953.
C. RENWICK;
Supdt. of Public Works.


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NOTICE.

Vacant Post of Surveyor, Public Wdrks
Departtrnent.

APPLICATIONS are invited for the. post of
Assistant Surveyor Public Works Depart-
ment, Grenada.
Th6 Post which is non-pensionable carries a
salary in the scale of $1,680x$96x$2.160 plus a
temporary Cost of Living Allowance of 20%. In
addition, a Transport Allowance of $360 per
annum is payable, providing the officer keeps and
maintains a motor vehicle for the performance of
his duties.
Applicants must be qualified Land Surveyors
and must have a certificate under the Land
8, veyor'% Ordinance.
Applications should be addressed to the Secretary,
Public Service Commissioi, Goveinment Office,
St. George's, Grenada, and must reach him on or
before the 30th April, 1953.
Government Office,
16th April, 1953.


Board of Oonrmissiorers of Currency British
Caribbean Tarritries (Eastetn Group).

THE Secretary of State for the Colonies has, on
the nomination of the Governor of Trinidad
and Tobago, appointed the Financial Secretary of
that Colony, or the officer for the time being per-
forming the duties of that office, to be ex-oficio
the Commissioner representing Trinidad and Tobago
on the Board of Commissioners of Currency,
British Caribbean Territories (Eastern Group).
The appointment takes effect from 15th January,
1953.
L, SPENCE,
Executive Commissioner,
British Caribbean Currency Board.
Headquarters,
Board of Commissioners of Currency,
British Caribbean Territories (Eastern Group)
Trinidad.
13th April, 1953.


NOTICE.
Cambridge Examinations,
December, 1953.

OTICE 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, 1963.
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
Hygi~rie).
Sibulidany codiplefe 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.


llth March 1953.


H. H. PILGRIM,
Local Secretary.


Post of Superintendent of Public.
Works, St. Vincehit.



A PPLICATIONS are invited for the post of
L Superintendenri of Public Works, St. Vincent,
on contract or secondmeniet for a period of three
years in the first instance.
Salary: The Salary of the post will be in the
range from [900 to / 1,000 per annum,
depending on the candidates expe-
rience and qualifications. In addition,
a transport allowance at the rate of
[212. 10s. per annum is payable.
Cost of living allowance is not pay.-
able.
Duties: The officer will be required to perform
all duties appertaining to the office-
of Superintendent of Public Works as
laid down in Chapter 143 of the
Revised Edition (1926) of the Laws
of St. Vincent, and in other relevant
legislation. In addition he will be
required to undertake such other duties
as may from time to time be imposed
on him by the officer administering the-
Government.
Quarters : Quarters are not provided.
Leave and passages: The officer will be-
eligible to earn leave provided that
his work and conduct have been
satisfactory, at the rate of one week
for each completed period of three
months resident service. Free first
class passages are provided on first
appointment and on satisfactory
termination of contract, for the officer
and his family. Leave passages are
not provided.
The appointment carries with it the liability to
transfer to any post of equivalent status within the
Windward Islands.
Applications should be addressed to the Chief
Secretary, Windward Islands, St. George's, Gren-
ada, and should reach him not later than 31st May,
1953.












GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, APRIL 18, 1953.--(No. 19).


LAND AND HOUSE TAX NOTICE.

Under the Taxes Management Ordinance.

NOTICE is hereby given that the Magistrate of
the Eastern District will hold a special session
at the Court House, Grenville, on Thursday the
30th of April, 1953, at .00 o'clock in the forenoon,
for the purpose of hearing objections to, and appeals
from, the assessment 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.

L. J. DOUGLAS,
for Magistrate Eastern District.


Grenada Co-operative Iutmeg Association.

PURSUANT to section 4 of sub-section 13 (1) cf
the Nutmeg Industry (Amendment) Ordi-
nance 1949, a General Meeting of the Association
will be held at the office of the Chamber of
Commerce, Carenage, bt. George's on Thursday,
28th May, 1953, at 2 p.m. at which six members of
the Association are to be elected tc the Board for
,the ensuing Nutmeg Year.

F. C. HUGHES,
Secretary.
14th April, 1953.


Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg
Association.

PURSUANT to Section 27 of the Nutmeg Indus-
try Ordinance No. 8 of 1946 a General
Meeting of the Association requested by certain
members will be held at the Office of the Chamber
of Commerce, Carenage, St George's on Thursday
14th May, 1953 at 10 a.m. to discuss the adoption
or otherwise of the subjoined proposed resolution
to be submitted:
"That the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg
Association request the Government to
introduce Legislation:-
1. "To repeal the provisions of the Nutmeg
Industry Ordinance which require all
Nutmegs produced in the Colony to be
delivered to the Grenada Co-operative
Nutmeg Association."
2. "To make, such amendments to the rele-
vant Ordinance or Ordinances as might
be necessary to legalise:-
(a) The purchase of nutmegs by persons and
Corporations with licence granted under
provisions of the_ Sale of Produce Ordi-
nance and subject to the provisions of
that Ordinance.
(b) The exportation of Nutmegs by per-
sons and Corporations in addition to
the Granada Co-operative Nutmeg
Association.
3. Generally for legalising the trading in
Nutmegs by the purchase and exportation
thereof by persons and Corporations."

F, C. HUGHES,
Secretary..
14th April, 1953.


NOTICE.

Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.


., '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.


aItA 1) S


Uncured Nutmegs (in shell)

Cured Nutmegs (in shell)

Dried Cracked Grinders

D -id Whole Mace


Dried Broken Mace

Mace Pickings


Nominal Value
per lb.

6 Cents

10 do.

2 do.

36 do.

12 do,

3 do.


Advance to Groweri O0 ltr:gIt PI'ur'._',t.
per lb. ., r .

5 Cents 6 Cti:t-

9 do. 1C :l.

1 do. i 2 ::

34 do. 3 < .


8 do.

2 do


12. :c,

3 o-;,.


Growers are reminded that the above rates are based on the devaluated rate of sterling, and tnlt
any material rise in the value of the will adversely affect them.
F. C. HUGHES.
S'creea? y.
Date fixed : 13th April, 1953.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, APRIL 18, 1953.-(No. 19).

Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.


NOTICE is given that Area Meetings of the above Association will be held on the following dates and
places for the purpose of discussing the undermentioned Agenda and electing Delegates to attend
the next General Meeting of the Association.

Area Date Place Time


St. George ... 11th May, 1953 Beaulieu R. C. School 6."O p.m.
St. Mark ... 11th May, 1953 Anglican School 7 00 p m.
St. Andrew ... 11th May, 1953 Anglican Church Hall 4.30 p.m.
St. John ... 12th May, 1953 Grand Roy Government School 5.00 p.m.
St. Patrick ... 12th May, 1953 Anglican School 5.00 p m.
St. David ... 12th May, 1953 Thebaide R. C. School 5.00 p.m.


Agenda for General Meeting of Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association to be held at the
Chamber of Commerce, Carenage, St. George's, on Thursday, 28th May 1953 at 2 p.m.
1. Minutes of the last two General Meetings.
'2. Report of the Nutmeg Board.
3. Financial Statement for the half year ended 31st December, 1952.
4. Election of six members to the Nutmeg Board for the ensuing Nutmeg Year.
5. Discussion on present position of Nutmeg Industry.
6. General Business.
1. C. HUGHES,
Secretary.
14th April, 1953.


Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.


N OTICE is given that Area Meetings of the above Association will be held on the following dates
Sand places for the purpose of discussing the subjoined resolution and electing delegates to attend a
General Meeting of the Association requested by certain members in connection therewith.

Area Date Place Time


St. George ... 27th April, 1953 Beaulieu R.C. School 6.00 p.m.
St. Mark ... 27th April, 1953 Anglican School 7.00 p.m.
St. Andrew .. 27th April, 1953 Anglican Church Hall 4.30 p.m.
St. John ... 28th April, 1953 Grand Roy Govt. School 5.00 p.m.
St. Patrick ... 28th April, 1953 Anglican School 5.00 p m.
St. David .... 28th April, 1953 Thebaide R.C. School 5.00 p.m.


Agenda for General Meeting of the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association to be held at the
Office of the Chamber of Commerce, Carenage, St. George's on Thursday 14th May 1.953 at 10 a.m.


PROPOSED RESOLUTION TO BE SUBMITTED.

That the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association request the Governor to introduce legisla-
tion:-(1) To repeal the provisions of the Nutmeg Industry Ordinance which require all Nutmegs pro-
duced in the Colony to be delivered to the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association : (2) To make
such amendments to the relevant Ordinance or Ordinances as might be necessary to. legalise : (a) The
purchase of Nutmegs by persons and Corporations with licence granted under provisions of the Sale of
Produce Ordinance and subject to the provisions of that Ordinance. (b) The exportation of Nutmegs
by persons and Corporations in addition to the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association. (3) Generally
for legalising'the trading in Nutmegs by the purchase and exportation thereof by persons and Corpora-
tions."
F. C. HUGHES,
Secretary,
14th April, 1953.












G'OVERNMENT'GAZETTE, APRIL 18, 1953.-(No. 19.)

tRADE ACCOUNT FOR THE MONTH OF FEBRUARY, 1953.




.E~PAt JI.--imjOial ,ArAQ-loes ,olllWeAd .a.ry JElcrted.

A.-IMPORTS.


ARTICLE


Beer, Ale ind. Stout (gals) ...
Bread, Biccuits aud Cakes (lb)
Butter ,nd Butter-Substitutes (Ib)...
Fish *(diied, -swlted, pickled,
smoked) (lb) ...
Flour and grain-
Flour Wheaton .i(lb)...
Cornmeal ...
Oats..
Rice .
Meat-Salt and Pickled (Ib)
Fmoked or Cured (Ib) .
Milk, Condensed (Ib)
Spirits and Wines (gals) ...
Sugar-refined (lb.)
unrefinqd .
Tobacco-unmanufactured (Ib) ...
cigarettes ..
Irontand Steel (Rolled, Cast Forged
SorDraw) tons)..
Wood and Titmiber Unmanufactured
lumber ..) ..
Shi ,gles
Apparel (value)...
HaHsR and Sacks (value)
Roots, Shoes and Slippers (doz. prs.)
Carts; Qarriages, etc.-
Motor Cars (No.)
Other Commercial Viehicles 'N) N ..
Road.Mo.tor Parts (vale) ..
Tyres 'nd Tubes .(value)..
Cement (tons)...
Cotton-Manufaatu.res
Cotton piece;goods (Sq. Yards)
Art Silk piece goods (Sq.-Yards) ...
Other (value)..
Electrical Supplies (value) ....
Fertilizers and Manures (value)
Hard ware (value)
Iron and Steel ManufHctures (tons)
Mnaolinery, Apparaitu', and
'Appliances-AAgiicultural (toni)
Air conditioning sifd retb iger -
ting (tons)..
Gooyeyving, hoisiig, -excavating,
road"eonstruction and mining
S(ton) ...
Electrical ton) ...
I lines ort for vehicles (to's) ...
Stemir hioiler- iianid boiler *n, e
equioinenlt (tons; ..
Oils-Illuminating iind burn-
ing (gals) ...
Fuel (gp~s)
Mo'or spirit gal) ...
Painters' cOlours etc. (Ibs) ...
Soap (lbs)...
Paper (all kinds' (value) ...
Wool manufactures-Piece Goods
(sq. yds.)...
Twine (lbs)...


February, 1953 Jan-Feb. 1953.

SQuantity Value 'Quantity Value


$ $
,1,381 4014 .2,409 6,848
12,245 3,5"0 29,498 9,391
14,584 .8,294 .4,014 .21,690

96,313 .26,526 | .185,09 49,305


720,711

15,200
233,560
35,700
500
22,408
2,712
55,950
183,260
4,644
36z



122,38,6



425

2
1


1

32,933
22,130
















21,939
9,320
39,293

11, 189
; ...


,67,730

1,147
22,440
5,606
584
7,189
7,454
7,957
17,121
5,291
1, 21



.4,611

9,839
14680
11,462

1,834
3,130
450
360
274

13,612
12i934

.4,548

,8,568
9,941

65









4

8,283

2,308
4,156


1,386,787
.115
21,200
241,0Q9
41.013
1,511
34,258
4,453
56,350
U15,342
13,311
598



.40,756
8,300


],056

3
1


86

82,150
;36,261
...















24,711
9,505
53.8;5
8,' 24
33,322


132,361
23
1,628
22,674
7,184
1,530
11,025
13,640
8,007
47,513
14,884
1,865



.12,783
181
13,214
6,1-04
30,684

2,834
3,130
2,593
5,463
5,026

35,832
20,225

8,704

13,507
42,539

91





1,142




7,406
2,237
13,338
18,758
6,976
12,908

115
978


1L16













GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, APRIL 18, 1953.-(No. 19.)

B.-DOMESTIC EXPORTS.


January, 1953
i! 1


ARTICLE


Aninals:-
Goats
Pigs
Sheep
Cocoa (raw)
Fruit and Nuts


Bananas
Coconuts
Fruit Juices:-
Lime Juice
Spice;:-


(fresh)


(raw


Nutmegs
Mace
Other
Cotton RIw
Gopra.
Oils, essential-Lime
Nutme.


Q


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

(gals) ...

(cwt) ...
(cwt) ..
(cwt) ..
(cwt) ...
(cwt) ..
(b) ...
g (lb) ...


uantity





...

9,912

427
5,900

520

3,402
234
16


...
131

270


Value


624,446

854
312

187

120,047
'37,967
4,674

1,955

1,296


Quantity Value

~~~'~'T


-.

17,929

432
7,900

4,080

6,024
553
17

901
885
720


.


1,136,937

858
409

1,341

228,013
86,044
55,724

13,504
8,208
2,511


G. H. ADAMS,
Colonial Treasurer
25th March, 1953.


GRENADA.


J'RINTED BY THE GUVKBNEMENT PRINTEKl AT THE GOViKU.I~a-Nt-L I'tz'Nli.4 l it'K.
SI. GEORBGES.
1953


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