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VOL. 71.1 SAINT GEORGE'S, WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 18, 1953. [No. 61.
HIS Excellency EDWARD BETHAM BEETHAM, Esquire, C.M.G., C.V.O., O.B.E.,
Governor and Commander-in-Chief of the Windward Islands, left the Colony
for St. Lucia today.
IN pursuance of authority conferred upon him by Letters Patent, His Excellency
the Governor has issued a Commission appointing WALLACE MACMILLAN,
Esquire, Administrator Grenada. to be Governor's Deputy, Windward Islands, with
effect from 18th November, 1953, until further notice.
His Excellency's Commission is published for general information.
E. A. BRATHWAITE,
Acting Government Secretary.
18th November, 1953.
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R8 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, NOVEMBER 18, 1953.-(No. 61.)
By His Excellency EDWARD BETHAM BEETHAM, Companion of the Most
Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George,
Commander of the Royal Victorian Order, Offtcer of the Most
Excellent Order ofthe British Empire, Governor ard Commander-
in-Chief in and over the Windward Islands, comprising the
G Islands 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
17th day of November, One thousand nine hundred and fifty-three.
E. B. BEETHAM,
WALLACE MACMILLAN, Esquire,
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
WALLACE MACMILLAN, Administrator Grenada, to be my Deputy within the said
WINDWARD ISLANDS from on or about the 18th day of November, 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 ISL4NDS 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 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 thereof
and to give their ready obedience accordingly.
WALLACE MACMILLAN, Esquire,
To act as Deputy to the Governor in certain event.
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