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VoL. 731] SAINT GEORGE'S, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 31, 1953, [No. 69.
GOVERNMENT NOTICES. ,) Mr. C. H. LANGAIGNE, Class II Clerk,
Treasury Department, to be temporarily transferred
to the Magistrate's Office, St. George's.
31st December, 1953.
No. 391, P.F. 277.
HON. BERNARD GIBBS, Assistant Administrator, P.F. 207.
has been granted 3 months vacation leave ___
with effect from 4th January, 1954. CONFIRMATION.
31st December, 1953.
CONSEQUENT upon the grant of 3 months
vacation leave to Hon. BERNARD GIBBS,
Assistant Administrator, Mr. F. A. PHILLIPS, Dis-
trict Officer, Carriacou, has been appointed to act
Assistant Administrator with effect from 4th
31st December, 1953.
CONSEQUENT upon the acting appointment of
Mr. F. A. PHILLIPS, District Officer, Carria-
cou, as Assistant Administrator, Mr. M. W.
HAYLING, Special Grade Clerk, Public Works
Department, has been appointed to act District
Officer, Carriacou, with effect from 4th January
31st December, 1953.
THE following temporary staff transfers has
T been approved with effect from 4th January,
1954, and until further notice :-
(a) Mr. H. M. SQUIRES, Class I Clerk, Magis-
trate's Office, St. George's, to -be temporarily
transferred to the Public Works Department.
W ITH reference to Gazette Nctice No. 390 of
24th December, 1953, Mr. R. LOUISON,
Class III Clerk, Treasury Department, has been
confirmed in his appointment with effect from 1st
Mr. R. C. J. PITT, Class III Clerk, Magistrate's
Offic-, has been confirmed in his appointment
with effect from 1st August, 1952.
Mr. C. MURRAY, Class III Clerk, Audit Office,
has been confirmed in his appointment with effect
from 1st August, 1952.
Mr. C. BAIN, Class III Clerk, Post Office
department, with effect from 1st September, 1952.
Gazette Notice No. 390 is hereby cancelled.
E. A. BRATHWAITE,
Acting Government Secretary.
31st December, 1953.
I HE public are hereby cordially invited to be
- present at the Council Chamber, York House,
at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, 6th January, 1954, on
the occasion of the 1954 Budget to the Legislative
31st December, 1953.
476 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 31, 1953.-(No. C9.)
SALE OF LICENSABLE PRODUCE.
T is notified for general information that the
undermentioned persons have been appointed
as additional authorising officers under the Sale of
LicenBable Produce (Control) Ordinance:-
(a) The Revenue Officer, Sauteurs, for the Parish
of St. Patrick's vice the Agricultural Assis-
(b) The Agricultural Assistant, Tivoli, and the
Revenue Officer, Grenville, for the Parish of
St. Andrew's in addition to the Agricultural
(c) Mr. D. M. B. Cromwell in addition to Mr.
W. H. Hagley for the parish of St. George.
It is further notified for the information of all
Nutmeg Growers that the unidermentioned Mian-
agers of Nutmeg Receiving Stations and Agents of
the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association
have been appointed to be Authorising Officers
under the Sale of Licensable Produce (Control)
Ordinance for the purpose of granting licences for
transactions in nutmegs and mace only.
Name of Receiving Station.
G. E. Strachan
F. E. Batt
H W. Samuel
Name of Agent
McCartney & Williams R. O.
do Jules M
Huggins & Co. ... E. Earle
do ... Gordon
do ... Ivan Ba
P. G. Hosten per Samuel Hosten
James A. Lalsee
St. John's Produce Co. C. J.
Fitz St. Paul
G. A. Glean
Licences for transactions in green nutmpgs may
now be applied for to the above mentioned Author-
29th Fecember, 1953.
IN order to clarify-a previous notice on the subject
of the granting of permits for transactions in
licensable produce, it is hereby notified that
applications for the sale of DRIED NUTMEGS
should be made to the Authorising Officer through
the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association or its
Agents, and not through licensed dealers as in the
case of other licensable produce.
22nd December, 1953.
UP TO ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS
A reward of up to one thousand dollars
($1,000-00) will be paid to any person or
persons giving information to the Superintendent
of Police which information leads to the arrest and
conviction of any person or persons who instiga-
ted, commanded, counselled, procured, solicited,
aided, facilitated, encouraged, promoted or con-
spired with any other person or persons who set
fire to the Overseer's house at Bopland Estate,
Gouyave, on the 28th November, 1953, the
watchman's house at Belmont Estate, St. Patrick's,
on the 30th November, 1953, Theresa Phillips'
house at Chantimelle on the 2nd December, 1953,
Mrs. Robinson Bartholomew's dwelling house at
Belmont, St. Patrick's on 6th December, 1953, or
to any of these houses; or to the fishing boat of
Irvie Banfield of Gouyave on 2nd December, 1953,
or who gives information to a similar effect in
any other case of setting fire to buildings or
property or of planning to set fire to them.
Dated this 9th day of December, 1953.
J. B. G. AUSTIN,
Superintendent of Police.
IT is hereby notified that at a sale by public.
I auction at the Revenue Office, Gouyave, 26th
November, 1953, the undermentioned properties
were sold for unpaid General Rates for the year
1953 and previous years.
Name of Owner, Property. Situation. Price.
Theodora Joseph 1 house Up Dep Sti$ 12.50
Marian Sccon 1 house Central 240.00
Aloysius William 1 house Dominic 12.00
Unless the owner or any person having -an
interest in any of the properties sold pays into the
(1) the said purchase price plus ten per
centum thereof and
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 31, 1953.--(No. 69).
(2) all expenses of and incidental to the
sale before the expiration of three
months from the date of the sale,
the properties sold shall at the end
of the. stipulated period vest abso-
lutely in the respective purchasers.
G. H. ADAMS,
Payment of Licences, 1954.
ALL persons liable for licences for the under-
mentioned articles and animals, and all
persons following the business or callings hereunder
mentioned for which licences are required are
hereby reminded that such licences are payable
from 1st January, 1954 -
Cigars, Cigarettes and
Drivers and Conductors,
Druggists and Chemists,
Firearms and Gun-
Hawkers or Pedlars,
Hotels, Boarding Houses
& Refreshment Houses
Horses and Mules
Insurance Companies and
Rum, Lime, &c.
A licence for the first half of the year costs sixty
per centum of the yearly duty; it pays therefore,
to take out a full annual licence rather than half-
yearly ones in January and July.
15th December, 1953.
G. H. ADAMS.
The Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic
Regulation 22 of the Motor Vehicles and
Road Traffic Regulations 1938.
SWNERS of Public Service Vehicles 'including
Motor Omnibuses and Hiring Cars) Goods
Vehicles and Trailers, are hereby notified that the
half-yearly inspection of these vehicles will com-
mence as follows:-
Grenville Police Station.
Tuesday 1st, Tuesday 15th, and Wednesda
23rd December, 1953, 9 a.m. to 3 p in.
Sauteurs Police Station.
Thursday 3rd and Thursday 17t' December
1953, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m
Victoria Police Station.
Friday 4th December, 1953, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Monday 21st December, 1953, 9 a.m. to 12 noon.
Gouyave Police Station:
Tuesday 8th December, 1953, a.m. to 3 p.m.
Monday 21st December 1353, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
St. George's (new) Fire Station, Caranage,
Wednesday 9th, Friday 11th, Friday 18th,
Tuesday 22nd December, 1953, Tuesday 5th
January, 1954, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Carriacou Police Station,
Monday 11th to Friday 15th January 1954,
9 a m. to 3 p.m.
Owners of such vehicles are advised to pay in-
spection fees from now onwards at their respective
District Revenue Offices and then approach the
Inspector of Motor Vehicles at the Traffic Branch,
New Fire Station, Carenage, in advance with a
view to effecting any alterations that may be
necessary to comply with the provisions of the
Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Ordinance, 1938,
and of the Regulations made thereunder.
Vehicles must be presented in a thoroughly
clean condition, and must have been recently over-
hauled. The body and wings, axle, chassis, frame,
steering arms, springs, trackrods, brake connections,
shackles, bolts. nuts, split pins engine, engine
shield and case, clutch, gearbox, magneto or coil,
air filter, carburettor, and all working parts must
be cleaned in order to admit of proper examination.
Dust covers, if used, must be removed before pre-
sentation in order to admit of an examination
being made in full. All split pins, etc., must be
clearly exposed, also chassis and engine numbers.
Drivers' seats must be securly fastened so that
the driver can have proper control over the
vehicle. Spot lights, musical horns and whistles
are strictly prohibited Each vehicle must have
its tare and maximum gross weight painted in
white figures not less than 2- inches in height
upon a black ground in a conspicuous place on the
right or offside of the vehicle.
The Registered Identification marks on all
vehicles must conform to .provisions of Regu-
lations 7, 8 and 9 and the Second Schedule to the
Regulations No. 35 of 1938, and be in such a con-
aition as to render each letter or figure readily
distinguishable. The attention of owners of Motor
Omnibuses and Goods Vehicles is specially directed
tn Regulation 23 (II) (a) regarding the position of
front lamps. Spot lights will not be allowed except
with the written approval of the Licensing
The attention of the owners of Hiring Cars and
Motor Omnibuses is directed to the Motor Vehicles
and Road Traffic (Amendment) Regulations, No 6
of 1944, as amended by the Motor Vehicles and
Road Traffic (Amendment No. 2) Regulations.
No. 70 of 1946 which require that printed copies
of the Tariffs of Maximum Fares be displayed in
such Vehicles. These are now available and may
be purchased at the Treasury, St. George's, and at
any District Revenue Office, at 4 cents per copy
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 31, 1353.-(No. 69).
Vehicles which have been found by the Inspector THE SUPREME COURT.
to have defects must not be used on the roads
until they have been issued with a Certificate, TT is hereby notified that the sitting of the Court
certifying that the vehicles may be duly licensed. I in its Civil Jurisdiction as fixed for the 7th
SJanuary, 1954, will not commence its sitting until
I the 11th January, 1954, on account of unavoidable
(Sgd). G. H. ADAMS, circumstances. Matters fixed for the 7th January
Colonial Irea.urer. will be taken on 11 January also.
Licensing Authority. J. H. V. REDHEAD,
Registrar, Supreme Court.
20th November, 1953. 24th December, 1953.
Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.
FriHE values of the respective grades of Nutmegs and Mace and the proportions cf such values t:. he
advanced and the prices for outright purchases by the -Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Associail'.t
have been fixed by the Nutmeg Board as under, until further notice:--
Uncured Nutmegs (in shell) ...
Cured Nutmegs (in shell)
Dried Cracked Grinders ...|
Dried \Whole Mace ...
Dried Broken Mace**
Mace Pickings .
Advance to (Growers 0 ilr':
10 do, 1
Growers are reminded that the above rates are based on the devaluated
any material rise in the value of the will adversely affect them.
Date fixed 21st December, 1968.
rate of sterling and tthit
F. C. HUGHES,
PRINTED BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE