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Place of Publication: St George's Grenada
Publication Date: June 20, 1953
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GRENADA.


Government Gazette.


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VOL. 71.1 SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, JUNE 20, 1953. -[No. 32.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

APPOINTMENTS.
No. 174.
IN accordance with Rule 3 of the Probation of
Offenders (Amendment) Rules: 1953, (S.R. & 0.
No. 13 of 1953) the following Committee has been
appointed for a period of one year in the first
instance to guide the Probation Officer in the
performance of his duties:-
The MAGISTRATE, S.D. (Chairman),
The SUPERINTENDENT OF POLICE,
The SOCIAL WORKER,
T. B. COMISSIONG, Esq., O.B.E., J.P.
A. O. PAYNE, Esq.
19th June, 1953.
M.P. 2186.
No. 175.
IT is announced for general information that Sir
S. E. V. LUKE, K.C.M.G., arrived in Barbados
on 28th May, 1953, and assumed duty as Comp-
troller for Development and Welfare in the West
Indies and British Co-Chairman, Caribbean
Commission.
18th June, 1953.

No. 176.
IT is hereby notified for general information that
the Queen's Exequatur empowering Monsieur
HASON N. NURELGIN, to act as Consul General of
Turkey in London received Her Majesty's signature
on the 4th May, 1953.
19th June, 1953.
MP. 115 II.


VACATION LEAVE.
No. 177.
R. ERIC ROSE, Class II Clerk, Treasury Depart-
ment, on six months vacation leave with
effect from 1st June, 1953.
By Command,

E. A. BRATHWAITE,
ActinQ Government Secretary.
Government Office,
20th June, 1953.
P.F. 355.

NOTICE.
APPLICATIONS are invited for the post of
School Attendance Officer. The salary will
be in the scale $720 x $48 $960 with Cost of
Living Allowance at .the approved rate. The
School Attendance Officer will be required to keep
a motor-cycle for the performance of his duties
and will be paid a travelling allowance of $348 per
annum.
The Officer will be required to live in St.
George's and his duties will be as directed by the:
Education Officer.
Applications. stating age, qualifications and
experience must be addressed to the Secretary,
Public Service Commission, Government Office,
Grenada. accompanied by two recent testimonials,
and must reach him on or before 30th June, 1953.
Government Offiqe,
Grenada.
17th June, 1953.
M.P. 1635.












GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JUNE 20, 1953.-(No. 32).


DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES.

TREASURY.

T is hereby notified that, at a sale by Public
Action at the Treasury, St. George's, on the
28th of 1May, 1953, the undeimentioned properties
were sold for unpaid Water Rates for the year 1952
and previous years.

PurObase
Name of Owner. Property. Situation. Price.


Alfred E. George ... 1 house Park Lane $ 4.0S
Est. of Virginia St. John's 9.05
O'Brien Street
Alfred Rougier ... do Lucas Str. 11.5C
F. L. M. Spiller ... 2 houses Tyrrel Str. 52.34
Christianna Stewart I house Lowther's 3.48
Lane

Unless the owner or any other person having an
interest in the properties sold pays into the
'Treasury:-
(1) the said purchase price plus ten per centum
thereof, and
(2) all expenses of and incidental to the sale,
before the expiration of three months from the date
of sale, the properties sold shall at the end of the
stipulated period vest absolutely in the respective
purchasers.
G. H. ADAMS,
Colonial Treasurer.
'The Treasury,
St. George's,
1st June, 1953.


Arrears of Sewerage Rates-St. George's
District Board.

ANY persons are in arrear with payment of
their sewerage rates for 1952 and earlier
years. This is to give -notice that the properties
of persons still in arrear at the 30th June, 1953,
will be put up for sale at an early date thereafter.
G. H. ADAMS,
Colonial Treasurer.
Treasury,
May 22, 1953.


Under the Water Supply
Ordinance, Can. 240.

OTICE is hereby given that the assessment
Lists for Water Rates for the year 1953, as
finally determined, may be seen at the Treasury,
St. George's, and at the respective District Revenue
Offices, between the 1st day of May rnd the 31st
day of July, 1953 and, tliat attendance will be
given during that period for the purpose of receiv-
ing the rates fixed by the several District Boards.

A. D W. JOHNSON,
Acting Colonial Treasurer.

Treasury,
5th May, 1953.


POST OFFICE.

Grenada/Carriacou Mail & Passenger Service.

T is notified for general information that auxilli
ary Schooner Lydina A" will substitute for
contract vessel "Principal S" from Sunday May
31, 1953, until further notice.

By Command,

JOHN KNIGHT
Colonial Postmaster.


General Post Office,
Grenada,
June 9, 1953.


United Kingdom Trade Promotion Organisa-
tions in the United States and Canada.

rTHE United Kingdom Trade Commissioners in
Canada report that a small but steady flow of
enquiries reaches them from exporters in the
Colonial territories, but that some of the enquiries
they receive are couched in terms which are too
general to enable useful advice to be given.
2. Exporters are advised that, in order to obtain
the fullest possible benefit from enquiries about the
prospects of sales in Canada, they should give a
full description of the goods offered and complete
information on prices, terms of sale and the like.
3. Enquiries should be addressed to:-
For U.S.A.-The Colonial Attache, British
Embassy, Washington, D.C., U.S.A.
For Canada--The United Kingdom Senior
Trade Commissioner in Canada, 56
Sparks Street, Ottawa, Canada.

E. GITTENS KNIGHT,
Competent Authority,
Control Office,
Grenada,
9th June, 1953.
M.P. 1471.



ANNOUNCEMENT

DEPARTMENT OP AGRICULTURE

Cocoa Industry Improvement Scheme

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

T 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 rcotedl cocoa
cuttings from the cocoa stations, should app.'y on
the forms provided for that purpose, entitled:


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JUNE 20, 1953.-(No. 32),


"Application Form 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. Application forms are available at the Depart-
ment of Agriculture, all Agricultural and Cocoa
Stations and District Revenue Offices. Application
fArms 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 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-
tings 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 other 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 (_) 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 perioic inspections
of the replanted areas, as oiten as may be
considered necessary, for the p!irpose of
observing field conditions, the doivcopnient,
of the young plants and advising the grower
on the care and management cf 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 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. HANSCHELL,
Director of Agriculture
and Chairman Cocoa Rehabilitation Board.




NOTICE.


EALED tenders are invited for the lease of
existing Aquatic Club buildings known as
Morne Rouge Beach Club and the Annex situate
on the beach for a period of three years in the first
instance :
The Aquatic Club a wooden building ap-
proximate coverage 5,000 sq..ft. The ground
floor comprises of cubicles, water closets,
bath etc, and the first floor dancing hall
and lounge.
The annex a wooden building, ground
floor cubicles upper floor two rooms cover-
age approximately 520 sq. ft.
In this connection a single tender will be accept-
ed for the lease-of these buildings.
Payment in respect of this lease must be made
in advance and tenancies will be liable to termina-
tion at six months notice, given in writing by
either party prior to the date of normal expiration
of the lease.
Tenders close at 12.00 o'clock noon on 30th
June, 1953, and should be addressed to The Chair-
man, Tenders Board, and marked on the envelope
"Tender for lease of Grenada Aquatic Club
Buildings".


University College of the West Indies.

Medical Laboratory Technician.

F OLLOWING an award for the purpose of train-
ing technicians, the University College of the
West Indies invities applications from senior
laboratory technicians holding a certificate of the
I.M.L.T. (Pathological Technique) for that purpose.
The period of duty will be two years at a salary
of 750 a year (of which 5% will be deducted for
superannuation) and return passage will be paid
for wife and family inclusive. A marriage allow-
ance of 75 will be paid if the person appointed is
not less than 25 years of age. There will be a
deduction of 5% of salary as rant for University
accommodation if this is available; if it is not, a
housing allowance of not more than 200 a year
will bs mado.
Candidates v'ill he expected to commence duties
by, or soon after, October 1st, 1953. Applications
with testimonials should be forwarded to the Dean
of the Medical Faculty, University College of the
West Indies, Mona, Jamaica, B.W.I. as early as
possible.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JUNE 20, 1953.-(No. 32).


University College of the West Indies.

APPLICATIONS are invited for the post of
Senior Lecturerin Orthopaedics. The duties
of the post will include clinical work in the
University College Hospital and instruction of
students working for the medical degree of the
University of London. The consolidated salary
scale is 1,300 x 50 1,800. The point of entry
in the scale in determined by qualifications and
experience. Child allowance is paid. Superan-
nuation is available is under F.S.S.U. arrangements.
Unfurnished accommodation is available at a rent
of 5% of basic salary. The successful applicant
should take up the post by the 1st October, 1953.
Applications (twelve copies) giving full particulars of
qualifications and the names of three referees, should
be received before 30th June 1953, by the Secretary,


Senate Committee on Higher Education in the
Colonies, Senate House, University ,of London,
London, W.C.I., from whom further particulars
may be obtained.


General Certificate of Education.

IONDON University is prepared to allow the
SGeneral Certificate of Education Examination
to be held overseas in the Autumn of this year.
Entries for this examination must be received
by the Local Secretary not later than 31st July,
1953. No entries will be received after that date.

H. H. PILGRIM,
Local Secretary.


UNDER THE LIQUOR DEALERS' ORDINANCE.


NOTICE is hereby given that a Quarterly Licensing Session for Eastern District for the hearing of
applications for the granting of Certificates under the above Ordinance, will be held at the Court
House, Grenville, on Wednesday the 24th day of June, 1953, at 10 o'clock in the forenoon.

Particulars of Applications for New Certificates.


Nam- of Applicant. Occupation


Residence Description of premises sought to be licensed


ST. ANDREW'S.


Philbert Baptiste
Sardna Joseph
Norris Lewis
Hyacinth McLaren
Aneta Lewis
Florence Orgias
Thomas A. Osborne
Kennedy Salim
Gabriel L. Thomas


Seamstress
Proprietor
Shopkeeper
Shopkeeper
Shopkeeper
Merchant

Shopkeeper


Paradise
Village Road
Lower Capitol
Canal Road
Mt. Carmel
Hope
Grand Bras
Grenville
Moyah


Wall building at Albert Street.
Wooden building at Sendall Street.
Wooden building at Lower Capital.
George Patterson Street wall building.
Wall and wooden building at Mt. Carmel.
Wall and wooden building at Hope.
Wall building at Jubilee Street.
Wooden building at Albert Street.
Wooden building at Pearls.


ST. DAVID'S.

Theresa Phillip ... Petit Esperance Wall buildings at St. David's.
Olga Richardo ... Pierdmontemps


L. J. DOUGLAS,
for Magistrate, Eastern District.


UNDER THE LIQUOR DEALERS' LICENCE ORDINANCE..


NOTICE is hereby given that a Quarterly Licensing Session for the hearing of applications, for tne
granting of Certificates, under the above Ordinance, will be held at the Court House, Victoria,
St. Mark's on Thursday 25th day of June, 1953, at 9.15 a.m.

Particulars of Applications for New Certificates.

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


Abel Patrick Modeste ... Shopkeeper Waltham Wooden building situate on the St. Mark a
Main Road.


Magistrate's Office,
Victoria,
1st June, 1953.


A. MITCHELL,,
for Magistrate, Western District.


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( OVERN-:\ iNT GAZETTE, JUNE 20, 1953 -iNo. 32). 205

UNDER THE LIQUOR DEALERS' LICENCE ORDINANCE.


NOTICE is hereby given that a Quarterly Licensing Session for the hearing of applications for the
granting cf certificates under the above Ordinance will be held at the Court House, Gouyave, St.
John's, on Monday the 29th day of June, 1953, at 9.15 a.m. in the forenoon.

Particulars of Applications for New Certificates.

Name of Applicant. Occupation. Residence. Descriptiontof premises sought to be licensed.

James M. Bhola ... Shopkeeper Concord Concord, St. John's.


Magistrate's Office.
Gouyave, St. John's,
1st June, 1953.


GEORGE P. ROSE,
for Magistrate Western 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 this Ordinance, will be held at the Court Houso, in the Parish of
St. Patrick on Wednesday the 24th day of June 1958, at 9.30 a.m.

Particulars of Applications for New Certificates.


Name of Applica


Gandhi Bisessar

Donald Thomas


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... Ta

II:


Occupation Residence Description of premises sought to be licensed.


.opkeeper St. John's Wall building situate at Hermitage
St. Andrew's
ilor Belvidere Wooden building situate at Belvidere.
St. Patrick's


Magistrate's Office,
Sauteurs,


D. O. B. ALEXIS,
for Magistrate Western District.


23rd May, 1953.

UNDER THE LIQUOR DEALERS' LICENCE ORDINANCE.


NOTICE is hereby given that a half-yearly 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 25th day of June, 1953 at 9.15 o'clock in the
forenoon.

Particulars of Applications for New Certificates.

Name of Appl'cant Occupation Residence Description of premises sought to be licensed

Sylvia M. Bedeau ... Shopkeeper Harvey Vale Harvey Vale, Carriacou.
Anestasia Bristol ... do L'Esterre L'Esterre, Carriacou.
Hamilton Cyrus ... Proprietor Mt, Pleasant Mt. Pleasant, Carriacou.
Milton Gabriel ... Shopkeeper Hillsborough First Avenue, Hillsborough.
Beryl McLaren ... do Belmont Belmont, Carriacou.
Ariel Beniah Noel ... Proprietor Bellevue South Six Roads, Carriacou.


Magistrate's Office.
Carriacou,
5th June, 1953.


F. A. PHILLIPS,
Additional Magistrate, Northern District,













GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JUNE 20, 1953.-(No. 32.)


UNDER THE SALE OF PRODUCE ORDINANCE.


NOTICE is hereby given that a Quarterly Licensing Session for the Eastern District, for the
hearing of applications for the granting of Certificates under the above Ordinance. will be
held at the Court House, Grenville, on Wednesday, the 24th day of June, 1953, at 10 o'clock in the
forenoon.
Particulars of Applications for New Certificates.

ST. ANDREW'S.

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


,Gabriel L. Thomas ... Shopkeeper Moyah Wall building at Pearls.

ST. DAVID'S.


Cornelius Bain ... Belle Vue Stone and Wooden building at St. David's.
Edgar Charles ... Phillip's Park Wall and Wooden building.


Magistrate's Office, L. J. DOUGLAS,
Grenville, for Magistrate, Eastern Distrct.
9th June, 1953.


NOTICE.

Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.


rrHE values of the respective grades of Nutmegs and Mace and the proportions of such value? to be
advanced and the prices for outright purchases by the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Ass ociat;or.
have been fixed by the Nutmeg Board as under, until further notice:--

Effective 15th June, 1953.


GRADES


Uncured Nutmegs (in shell)

Cured Nutmegs (in shell)

Dried Cracked Grinders

Died Whole Mace

Dried Broken Mace


Mace Pickings


Nominal Value
per lb.

7 Cents

11 do.

4 do.

43 do.

16 do.

4 do,


Advance to Growers
per lb.


Cents

do.


3 do.

41 do.

12 do.

3 do


Outrighti Pururms :
p r 11',

7 Cent-


43 a-.


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 2 will adversely affect them.
F. C. HUGHES,
Secretary
Dae fixed : 8th June, 1953.


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LABOUR DEPARTMENT,
GRERNADA,
1st June, 1953.
'TH I' following memorandum on the snb]ect of Cost-of-Living Index Figures, in so far as the working
.1 clan. fant;,;e are concerned, is published for general information.
G. S. DABREO
Labour Officer.

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

The Cost-of-Living Index for all items at the end of May, 1953, was 291, and the
irll-wmng table shows the Cost-of-Living Index Figures at the end of each month as compared with
I he basic year (August, 1939) taken as 100:-


July Aug.


... 100


204

220

277

287

...


204 I


Statistics for May, 1953.


Sep. Oct. Nov. Dec.




... 1 7.? 17.0


169

179

180

190

206

206

213

216

262

284


All items ...
Food only ...


... 191%
... 204%


Food: The average level of retail prices of those articles taken into account in the food rcn,
was 1 point higher than at 30th May, 1953, and 204% higher than at 1939. This increase was due to an
increase in the retail price of Rice.
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 for this class during the period under
review. The increase of 161% on the 1939 prices shown in the figure for 30th April, 1953,
remained unchanged,
Clothing: Information collected from retailers indicates that at 31st May, 1953, the average
level of retail prices of clothing of the kinds generally thought by the working-class fanlies was
the same as at 30th April, 1953, oni 202% higher than at 1939.
All Others : There was in change in the rricas of the articles under this group. The 1i.c ease of
83% on the 1939 prices shown in the figure for 30th April, 1953, remained uncha.ngei.
All Items: 11 the average chan;Ces in the cost of all the foregoing items Hre combine in itoUad-
ance with their relative importance in the 1939 working-class family expenditure, the resulrta. general
average increase at 31st May, 1953, was 1 point higher than at 30th April, 1953, and 191% higher
than at 1939.


GRENADA.


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ST. GEORGE's.
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