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GRENADA.



Government Gazette.



L. 72. SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 54 No 12

VOL. 72.1 SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 1954, No 12


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

APPOINTMENTS.
No. 44.
N accordance with the provisions of Section 4 of
t:e Department of Labour Ordinance (No. 16
of 1940) the following have been appointed to
constitute the Labour Advisory Board for the
period ending 31st December. 1954:--
Mr. W. H. HAGLEY (Chairman),
The LABOUR OFFICER (Liaison Obficer),
The SUPERINTENDENT OF PUBLIC WORKS,
The EDUCATION OFFICER,
Mr. HERBERT NECKLES,
Mr. EDWARD KENT,
Mr. KENNETH O. WILLIAMS,
Mr. HUGH A. ROBERTSON (representing the
Grenada Workers' Union),
Mr. CLARENCE G. FERGUSON (representing
the Grenada Labour Party),
(One seat vacant).
11th February, 1954.
M,P. 244.

No. 45.
T HE Secretary of State for the Colonies has
been pleased to approve the appointment of
Mr. W. R. E. NANTON, D.I.C.T.A., Dip. Agri.
Econ. (Oxon.), to the post of Superintendent of
Agriculture, with effect from 1st February, 1954.
20th February, 1954.
P.F. 465.

TRANSFER.
No. 46.
ISS LOUISE ROWLEY, Special Grade Clerk,
STreasury Department, has been transferred to
the new Special Grade Post, Government Office,
with effect from 16th January, 1954.
18th February, 1954.
P.F. 129


ACTING ARRANGEMENTS.
No. 47.
MR. H. C. ELLIS, Deputy Postmaster, has
been appointed to act as Colonial Post-
master with effect from 13th February, 1954.
Mr. L. H. FLETCHER, Class I Clerk, has been
appointed to act as Special Grade Clerk (Deputy
Postmaster) vice Mr. ELLIS with effect from
13th February, 19A4.
18th February, 1954.
P.F. 16
P.i1. 271

RETIREMENT.
No. 48.
MR. ERIC GLEAN, Engineer-in-Charge, Elec-
tricity Department, on 10 days vacation leave
with effect from 17th February, 1954, prior to
retirement.
18th February, 1954.
P.F. 137

No. 49.
ITH reference to Gazette Notice No. 5 of 9bh
January, 1954, Sir CLEMENT MALONE, Kt.,
Q.C., returned to the Colony on 3rd February, 1954,
and relinquished his acting appointment as Chief
Justice of the Supreme Court of the Windward
and Leeward Islands.
18th February, 1951,
M.P. 1523.

No. 50.
FTHE following draft Bill for an Ordinance which
.L was introduced and read a first time in the
Legislative Council on tha 17th February, 1954, is
published for general information. A copy of the
Bill is issued with this Gazette:
Bill for an Ordinance to create a Body Corporat
to regulate and control Land Settlement
Development in Carriacou.
20th February, 1954.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 20, 1954.-(No. 1.2)


No. 51.
rIHE undermentioned Ordinance which has been
L assented to by His 1xcellency the Governor,
is published with this issue of the Gazette :-
0No 10 1954.-An Ordinance to impose a duty
in refckt of admission to entertainment to
which Ie public are admitted for payment.
Copies of this Ordinance may be seen at the
Government Office, the Public Library, the
Treasury, District Revenue and 'ost Offices and
Police Stations,
20th Eebruary, 1951.

No. 52.
TIHE following documents are circulated with and
Sform part of this Gazette;-
S. R. & O. No. 10.-The Queen's Park (Varia-
tion of Prices of Admission) Rules, 1954.
S. R. & 0. No. 11.-The Immigration (Restric-
tion) (Amendment) Regulations, 1954.
S,R. & O. No. 12.-The Registration of Births
and Deaths (Alteration of Schedule) Regula-
tions, 1954.
S.R. & O. No. 13.-The Bank Holiday Proc-
lamation, 1954.
S.R. & O. No. 14.- The Entertainment Duty
Proclamation. 1954.
By Command,
E. A. BRATHWAITE,
Acting Government Secretary,
Government Office,
20th February, 1954.


NOTICE.

Post of Junior Agricultural Instructor,
Department of Agriculture, Grenada.

APPLICATIONS are invited for the post of
S Junior Agricultural Instructor in the Depart-
ment of Agriculture, Grenada.
The post, which is non-pensionable, carries a
salary scale of $1.032 x $60-$1,152 x $72-
$1,368 (215 x 12. 10s.-240 x 15-285) per
annum. A travelling allowance of $360 (75) per
annum is payable provided a motor cycle is kept.
No quarters are provided.
Applicants must possess the School Certificate
with credits in Science subjects plus local appren-
ticeship or Special Course.
Applications must be in the applicants own
handwriting and they will be required to give the
following information:-
(1)Age.
(2) School or schools or University at which
educated and Certificate or Certificates
and Diplomas obtained.
(3)- Nature of present a d past employment
with dates.
(4) Amount of monthly salary or wages
earned in the post in which applicant
was last employed.
(5) Past experience in work of the same or
a similar kind to that required in the
post advertised,


(6) They should also furnish testimonials
(which will not be returned to the
applicant! certified as true copies by a
Justice of the Peace cr a Minister of
Religion or Head of Department.
Applications which do not contain the required
information will not be considered,
Applications should be addressed to the Secretary,
Public Service Ccmmission, Government Office, St.
George's, and should reach him not later than
28th February, 1954.
Government Office,
Grenada.
10th February, 1954.


DEPARTMENTAL


NOTICE S.


TREASURY.

Towns Administration Ordinance. Cap. 225.

NOTICE is hereby given that Assessment Lists
I in respect of the Town of St. George may be
seen at the Treasury, and in respect of the other
Towns at the respective District Revenue Offices.
from the 1st day of February, to the 30th day of
April next, and that attendance will be given at
such offices for the purpose of receiving the rates
mentioned in the Assessment Lists.

G. H. ADAMS,
Colonial Treasurer.
The Treasury,
26th January, 1954.


Issue of Warrants under the St, George's
Sewerage Ordinance No. 25 of 1936.

NOTICE is hereby given that under the authority
of Section 16 of the St. George's Sewerage
Ordinance a warrant will be issued to the Bailiff
for the recovery of all Sewerage Rates which remain
unpaid after the 31st January, 1954.

A. L. DOPWELL,
for Colonial Treasurer.
Treasury Department,
4th February, 1954.


CUSTOMS NOTICE.

TFHE undermentioned goods which. have been
1 forfeited for a breach of the Customs Ordinance
will be sold by Public Auction at the Government
Bond at Burns Point on Thursday 11th March,
1954 at 1 p. m. :-
10 Demijohns of Rum
3 Boxes of Brandy
-1 Csks of Rum
2 Tins Red Paint
34 lbhs of Sugar.

G. H. ADAMS,
Colonial Treasure'.












GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 20, 1354.- No. 12). 49P

CUSTOMS.

OTICE is hereby given that the undermentioned articles which have remained in the several
warehouses for over one year will be offered for -ale at the Pier, St. George's, at 1. p.m. on
Thursday the 18th day of March, 1.954. if not claimed and cleared or re-warehoused.
A. L. DOPWELL,
for Colonial Treasurer.

"Treasury and Customs Department,
3rd February, 1954.
BAGGAGE SHED.


Ship


Unknown
do
Providence Mark
Unknown
do

Byffoid
Unknown

Principal 'S'
Unknown
do
do
do
do
Principal 'S'
Unknown
do
do
do
do
Caribbean Queen
Unknown
Providence Mark
do
Daerwood

Unkcwn
do
Cacique Del Caribe
Unknown
Steadfast
Lady Gray
Unknown
do
do
do
do
do
do
do
do
do
do
o10
do
Providence Mark
Unknown
do
do
Mary Mitchell
do
C.L,M. Tann's
Rhoda ""
Caribbean Queen


Date cf REpri Marks & Nos. QuaJ ily& Description of goods


1 9 52
1 9 52




10 9 52
1 9 52


3 11
1 9
1 9
1 9
1 9
1 9
.6 6
2 9
2 9
2 9

2 9
8
2 9
1 11
1 11
7


1947
2 9 52
13 6 52
2 9 52
9 6 52
1949
2 9 52
2 9 52
2 9 52
2 9 52
2 9 52
2 9 52
2 9 52
2 9 5:
2 9 52
194~i
2 9 52
2 9 52
2 9 52
3 4 48
2 9 .2
2 9 52
2 9 52
2 9 52
2 9 52
3 10 52
4 10 52
25 10 52


I





F. G. U. T.
Add



N/M

L. G
Add


N/M
L. G.
Add
N/M
Add
1,
N/M
Add
N/M
V,o. & G.
N/M
Add
N/M
N/M
Add
N/M
|N/M
N/M
N/M
i'. S.

Add


Add
ADACGE
Add
Add


1 box Car Parts
1 (1o
1 box
1 do
I Carton

1 parcel
I gnip

1 hat
I Carton
1 basket
I Caiton
1 basket
1 tin
1 bag
1 box
1 basket
1 carton
1 do
1 do
1 do
1 wooden grip
1 tin sugar
1 parcel
2 walking sticks

1 bundle baskets
I Crate
I box car parts
1 piece car part
1 parcel
1 barrel
2 bottles Rum
1 bottle Edible Oil
1 basket foodstuff
I basket
1 box
1 parcel glass ware
1 carton bottles
1 small sack
1 carton
1 linoleum
4 bots. oil & aerated drinks
1 cricket ba3
1 wooden grip
1 basket
1 do
1 carton
I basket
2 pkgs. Onions & Sugar
1 carton
1 basket
I box
S1 carton


ConsiiLnee


Public Works Dept,
Mathew Edgar
Maggie Philip
Agnis
Pearl Campbell C/o Mrs.
Ran om
John Delandro
Mrs Knights C/o Yacht
Leander
John Philip
Cathrine Charles
Mrs. Yearwood
Marcella Overton
Amelia Hector
Adona Bower
Smith Robertson
Unknown
Mrs. Walker
Leland McDonald
Victoria Hector
Silvia Lambert
Germain Alleyne
Merle Warican
Unknown
Daniel Marryshow
Luler Alexander
C/o Hubbard & Co.
Unknown
Unknown
H. J. Douglas
Unknown
John Redhead
Mrs. M. Watts
Unknown
Rose Hercules
Unknown
do
do
Lena Celestine
Unknown
do
M.F. C/o, Iris
Unknown
do
do
do
Unknown
J.ane. Cox, C'cou.
Mrs. Lambert
Unknown
Schooner Mary Mitchell
Rita
Unknown
Margaret Peters
Annie Daniel


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50 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 20, 1954.-(No. 12.)


GENERAL BOND


Ship


Fort Townshend
Lady Nelson
Lady Rodney
Specialist
Byfjord
Ino
Enterprise S
Specialist
M.V.
Alcoa Cavalier
C.L.M. Tennis


Date of Report Marks and Nos. Quaitity & Description of goods


M. B. 1- 20
L. A. T.
O. D. B.
A. L. E. G.
P.C. Sauteur
586
B. S. C.
A. L. E. G.
L. M. M.
do
N/M N/N


20 cartons Crown Corks
1 carton butter
1 carton tin butter
2 cases dates (empty)
S25 cartons Stout
1 Bale experimental
1 Case Plugs
8 Cartons Icing Sugar
1 Case Cigarettes
3 Cases Tobacco
2 Tins Kerosene Oil MT


Co.lsignee


Barclays Bank
Royal Bank of Canada
do
Barclays Bank
do
do
Comp. Auth.
Barclays Bank
Jonas Browne & Hubbard
L. M. Masanto
Not addressed


No. 1 SHED


3 ctns. Cigarettes
I c/s Nestle's Condensed Milk
I case Sundries
1 cane Nestle's Condensed Milk
I do do
1 do do
2 ctns. Porter
7 ctns. Stout
1 Bundle Cement Bags
1 ctn. Glassware
I case Hams
2 Bags Coconut Meal
1 case Samples


F. J. Archibald
Gee. F. Huggins
Agents
Jonas Brown & Hubbard
Gee. F. Huggins & Co.
do
E. W, Gittpns & Sons
C. W. Rapier
Jonas Browne & Hubbards
E. D. B. Thomas
Everybody's Stores Ltd.
Jonas Browne & Hubbards.
Gee. E. de Freitas & Sons


No. 2 SHED


C. G Thulin
Mary Mitchell
Yacht Mayo
Tiberius
Pinta
Tista
Fort Townshend
Pinta



Rio-Dale





Fort Townshend


Lady Rodney
Trya
Pinta


1 4 52





15 4 52


17 8 52
23 8 52
29 8 52


J. B.
M.M.
Add
W. E. J.
C. W. R.
H.
Haynes
R.M.B.
O.D.B.
McC. & W.
G.FH.
G.H.
E.W.G.
W.E.J.
R.M.B.
M.M.
19139-506
G.F.H.
T.R.E.
M.A.B.
E.M.G.
A.C.R.C.
G.C.L.


1 carton Stout (empty)
1 pkg. Hose
1 marine engine
1 ctn. Stout (empty)
I ctn. Christmas Cards
1 ctn. Beer (empty)
2 boxes Essences
1 Carton Beer
2 do. (empty)
1 Carton Stout
15 Cartons Beer
5 do.
2 do.
1 do.
6 do.
1 do.
1 Carton merchandise
1 Case corned beef
I bale G.M.U.
1 Carton Brushes
20 bags Onions (Empty)
3 Cartons Cigarettes
1 Case Shirts


Jonas Browne & Hubbards
Govt. of Grenada
Capt. Humphrey
W. E. Julien & Co.
MI C. W. Rapier
Jonas Browne & Hubbard
W. G. Haynes
R. M. Bhola
O. D. Brisbane & Sons
Jonas Browne & Hubbard
do.
do.
do.
do.
do.
do.
do.
Gee. F. Huggins & Co.
T. R. Evans
M. A. Bullen
E. M. Gairy
Atomic Cafe
General Commodities


Clio
Gascogne
Rhoda L.
Nina


Caracas

Pinta
Nina

Daerwood
Clio


F. J. A. 1-3
T. H. Co.
N/N
J, B. H.
J. H. & Co.
G. C. B.
E. W. G.
C. W. R.
T. H. & Co
E. D. B. T.
E. S. L.
J. B. & H.
G. E. D. & S.


11 10 51

24 10 51
12 12 51

26 8 52
28 8 52


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 20, 1954.-(No. 12.)1

No. 3 SHED

IDate op Mirk N 0i, Quanlity & Description
p MRepsrt No of Goods Consigneo


Mario C 6 9 51 E.VW.G. 50 Cartons Murray's Stout E. W. Gittens & Sons
93 do. dc. do.
Lady Nelson 29 4 52 E.C. Ltd. 1 Carton 8oup Agents
S.S. Crofter 16 5" 52 E.T Co. 1 Carton Sauce Order
No. 3
do 23 8 52 H. Grenville 1 Carton Paint Order
M.V. Clio 22 10 52 W. E J. 3 Drums Varnish W, E. Julien & Co, Ltd.
S.S. Kim 17 11 52 Grenada 3 Bags Ruby Flour Hankey's Ltd.
S.S. Cabanos 28 12 52 Norris No. 6 1 Carton Soap A. Norris Hughes


No. 4 SHED


Cacique Del Caribe 19 1 52 R.R. 5 Cartons rum Rupert Rapier
Daerwood 10 2 52 R. M. D. C. 1 Case Merchandise Order
Prospector 14 3 52 N/N 1 bundle iron rods do
"Trya 25 3 52 Torula 5 Cartons food yeast The Officer Administering
the Government
Willemstad 8 4 52 Add 1 Easy Chair Order
Senator 30 4 52 E. W. G. 1 Carton Stout E. W. Gittens
Craftsman 29 5 52 C. W. R. 1 Bundle Rope C. W. Rapier
do 29 5 52 do. 10 Cartons beer and stout do
do '9 5 52 A. C. 2 do do Atomic Cafe
do 29 5 52 0. D. B. 9 do do ). D. Brisbane
Trois Islets 29 6 52 E.S. 2 Cartons Stout Order

G.F.H.
Evros 3 7 52 O.D.B. 1 Crate Wooden Screen 0. D. Brisbane
Daerwood 11 7 52 T.M. 1 Carton Sundries Order
Nina 16 7 52 Civic 1 Case Cheese do
Pinta 31 7 52 J.M.C. 1 Carton Stout James Milne
Nina 10 9 52 G. F. H. 1 Carton Vim Order
do 10 9 52 W. E. J. 1 Bundle Dutch Stove do
E. M. Tannis 21 11 52 Add. 1 Bundle Galv. Buckets W. E. Julien
Nina 4 12 52 Kit 643/44 2 Bales Twine Order
do 4 12 52 G. E. D. & F. 1 Carton Vermicelli do
Clio 10 12 52 M. S. 15 Crates Potatoes (Empty) Michael Salfarlie


No. 1 WAREHOUSE.


Tribesman



Lady Rodney

C. L. M. Tannis
Crofter


Eastern Eel
Crofter
i; ita Mac
Fort Townshend

Rainbow M.
Kallada
Rhoda L.
Lady Rodney
1..W.I.A.
do


2 11 51 Raebones
8362
C.W.Ri
PG.H.
5 12 51 C.W.R.
C & B
22 12 51 CAL
25 2 52 SAB
RMB
I W.E.J.
28 3 52 N.M'
13 6 52 H'Gville
20 5 52 W. Bros.
29 6 52 T.H. & Co.

6 s 52 M & W.
12 11 52 1501
12 12 52 Add.
24 4 52 p.)p.
18 1 52 C14668
21 12 52 04354


1 bag Sad Irons
2 Cartons Beer
1 Carton Beer
5 Bundles Pots
1 Carton Corned Fish
10 Cartons Shortening
2 Cartons Beer
1 Carton Beer
1 Chest Confectionery
1 Pkg. Medicines
1 Shovel
3 Cartons Preserves
6 Loose Pots
'2 Spades
1 Carton Preserves
1 Bundle Agri. Forks
1 Pkg, Metal Manufactures
1 Drum Medicines
1 Pkg. Samples
1 Pkg. Straw Hxts


Jonas Browne & Hubbard
do
do
do
do
Q. A. Lowe
tohas Browne & Hubbard
do
do
Agents
Order
do
Thomson Hankey


Order
do
Mc I ntyre Bros.
Paris' Pharmacy
Caribbean Agencies
Barclays Bank
A/c.
4aria Scott


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52 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 20, 1954.--(No. 12.)


POST OFFICE.

F URTHERBto my notice of 5th February, 1954,
it is notified for General Information that the
3 cents and 4 cents Queen's Royal Portrait Postage
Stamps will be placed on sale at Po s Office
Counters-on Monday, 22nd February, 1954.
By Command,
H. C. ELLIS,
Acting Colonial Postmaster.
General Post Office,
Grenada.
February 18, 1954.


NOTICE.

T is hereby notified for general information that
the following persons have been granted
Auctioneer's licences under Ordinance No. 12 of
1951:-
A. Norris Hughes
Merrydith A. Bullen
A. L. DOPWELL
for Colonial Treasurer.
Treasury Department,
18th February, 1954.


NOTICE
(Under the Wrecks Ordinance, Cap. 249.)

F-OUND floating in the sea at Conference Bay,
SSt. Andrew's, Grenada, on Sunday, 4th
October, 1953:-


Marks etc.

Esso 14372-98
Nett 323
Gals. 47


Articles.


On (1) Drum of Kerosene Oil.

G. H. ADAMS,
Chief Receiver of Wrecks.


Treasury & Customs Department,
Grenada,
30th January, 1954.


NOTICE

UNDER the authority of the Wrecks Ordinance,
Cap. 249, Section 17, I appoint the Inspector
of Police for the time being in charge of Grenville
Police Station to be Receiver of Wreck, and to
have the general superintendence of all matters
relating to the Drum of Kerosene found at Con-
erence Bay, St. Andrew's.
G. H. ADAMS,
Chief Receiver of Wrecks.

Treasury and Customs Department,
30th January, 1954.


AGRICULTURAL NOTICE.


Planting Material for Sale.


1HE following planting material is available for
sale at the Mt. Moritz Agricultural Station:-

YAMS.
Sweet or Chinese,
Lisbon,
Moonshine.

W. R. E. NANTON,
Acting Director of Agriculture.

11th February, 1954.


NOTICE TO INTENDING TRAVELLERS


HENCEFORTH, ill applications for British
West Indian Travel Permits must be sub-
mitted to the Immigration Department, Grenada
Police Force, at least two clear days before the
Permits are required.

J. B. G. AUSTIN,
Chief Immigration Officer

19th February, 1954.


GOVERNMENT NOTICE

Vacancy for an Art Master at the Queen's
College for boys, British Guiana.


A APPLICATIONS are invited from suitably
qualified candidates for appointment to a
post of Art Master, Queen's College, which will
shortly become vacant.
2. The salary of the post is in the scale $3,000
x $120-$3,600 x $144-$4,320 x $240-$4,800 per
annum and a temporary cost-of-living allowance
of $240-per annum is also payable.
3. Candidates should possess at least the Art
Teachers Diploma (England) or its equivalent,
awarded after a course of 4-5 years at a recognized
Art School in the British Commonwealth. Candi-
dates must have had several years teaching experi-
ence in a Secondary School.
4. The person selected must be prepared to take
an active interest in the school games--cricket,
football, hockey -and in some of the other extra-
mural activities, e.g dramatic and debating so-
cieties, science club, Cadet Corps, Scouts.
5. The appointment will be pensionable, subject
to satisfactory service during a probationary period
of two years, and the person selected will be subject
to the Colonial Regulations and to local General
Orders and instructions in force for the time being
in so far as they are applicable. He will also be
eligible for vacation leave at the rate of five days











GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 20, 1954.-(No. 12.) 53

for each completed month of resident service up to CANEFARMERS TRUCKAGE COMPANY LIMITED
a maximum of six months, subject to the comple-
tion of a minimum tour of service of two years. NOTICE OF MEETING
The officer will be eligible for assisted passages for
himself (and, if he is married, for his wife) when LL holders of Shares in the anefarers
granted leave of absence, subject to the provision ALL holders of Shmpar im te Canefarmer
of funds annually by the Legislative Council and attend a General Meeting of the Company to be
to the requirements of the Public Officers Leave at he La Bori Soiety Hall at 4 00 o'clock
(Passages) Regulations. 1952. in the afternoon of Thursday, 25th March, 1954,
6. Applications should be submitted to the Prin- for the purpose of receiving an account of the
cipal of Queen's College, British Guiana, not later winding up of the Company.
than the 15th of March, 1954, giving full details of
the officer's experience and qualifications together F. J, ARCHIBALI,
with testimonials and a recent photograph of the Liquidator
candidate 18th February, 1254.


NOTICE.

Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.


1pHE values of the respective grades of Nutmegs and Mace and the proportions cf such value: to be
advanced and the prices for outright purchases by the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg As',.cation
have been fixed by the Nutmeg Board as under, until further notice:-
A .Nominiiil Value Advancic to (irower.. 0 'tr: Po' ; -
per lb. per lb.


Uncured Nutmegs (in shell) ... 7 Cents 6 Cents 7 Cer:s

Cured Nutmegs (in shell) .. 11 do. 10 do. 11 dc

Dried Cracked Grinders ... 4 do. 3 do. 4 do

D-ied Whole Mace ... 43 do. 41 do. 43 do.

.Dried Broken Mace *. 16 do. 12 do. 16 do,

Mace Pickings ... 4 do, 3 do 4 do,

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 8th February, 1954.











54 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 20, 1954.-(No. 12.)

LABOUR DEPARTMENT,
GRENADA,
30th January, 1954.

I' ~V, iw allowing memorandum on the subject of Cost-of-Living fn(iex Figures, in so far as the 'working
I .-i fmi,,;;;s are concerned, is published for general information.
G. S. DABREO
Labour 0 Ofcer

COST OF LIVING INDEX FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY, 1954.

The Cost-of-Living Index for all items at the e t' January, 1954, was 290, and the
ioll,,winig table shows the Cost-of-Living Index Figures at the end of each month as compared with
the basic year (August, 1939) taken as 100:-


Feb. March April


172

172

182

182

195

212

205

220

220

272

290


May June July






169 171 171

176 177 178

182 183 180

182 182 184

196 199 199

212 213 209

205 205 204

220 220 220

232 235 277

272 272 287

291 291 291


Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dc"


100 ... ... ...

... ...173 173

172 173 167 169 169


179

180

184

204

209

204

220

277

284

291


179

180

188

204

206

213

215

253

284

289


Statistics for January, 1954.


All items
Food only


... 190%
... 205%


Food: The average level of retail prices of those articles taken into account in the food 'rcip
was 6 points higher at 31st December, 1953, and 205% higher than at 1939. This increase was due to
an increase in the retail price on Sugar.
Rent: There has been no change recorded in the general level of the working-class rents.
Fuel and Cleaning: There was a decrease in the retail price of Kerosene. This resulted in a
increase of 1"3 points on the figure for December, 1953, and an increase of 163% on the figure for 1939
Clothing: Information collected from retailers indicates that at 30th January, 1954, the average
level of retail prices of clothing of the kinds generally bought by the working-class fa ni iei was
the same as at 31st December, 1953, and 187% higher thsn at 1939.
All Others : There was no change in the prices of the articles under this group. The increase
Srf 87% en the 1939 prices shown in the figure fir 31st December, 1953, re-'ainiib unchanged.
All Items: If the average changes in the cost of all the foregoing items are combined in accord-
rince with their relative importance in the 1939 working-class family expenditure, the resultant gene al
aver!ne increase at 30th January, 1954, was 1 point higher than at 31st Dece.;ibcr, 1953, and 190%
1 igher I han at 1939

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