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Publication Date: May 22, 1954
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179


GRENADA.


Government Gazette.



VOL. 72. SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, MAY 22 1954. 27.

VOL. 72.] SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, MAY 22, 1954. [No. 27.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

APPOINTMENTS.
No. 131.
R. JAN SLOMINSKI, has been appointed a
District Medical Officer in the Windward
Islands with effect form 26th November, 1947.
21st May, 1954.
P.F. 374

No. 132.
D R. FRANCIS E. BEDELL, has been appointed
Sa District Medical Officer in the Windward
Islands, with effect from 25th January, 1953.
21st May, 1954.
P.F. 754

No.. 133.
IR. H, W. D. SCOTT, has been appointed
fL Engineer-in-Charge Electricity and Tele-
phones Department, Grenada, with effect from
27th February, 1954.
21st May, 1954;
P.F. 706

VACATION LEAVE.
No. 134.
TITH reference to Gazette notice No. 11:1 of'
1st May, 1954, Mr. E. CRUICKSHANK,
proceeded on vacation leave from 17th May, 1954.
21st May, 1954.
P.F. 191


No. 135.
I1HE Right Honourable the Secretary of State
for the Colonies has notified the Governor
that the Queen will not be advised to exercise Her
Majesty's power of disallowance with respect to the
following Ordinances of the Grenada Legislature:-
No. 14 of 1954.--An Ordinance further to amend
the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Ordin-
ance, 193b.
No. 16 of 1954.-An Ordinance to substitute the-
office of Administrator for that of Colonial
Secretary in all Grenada Legislation.
22nd May, 1954.



No. 136.
TFHE following draft Bills for Ordinances which
were introduced and read a first time in the
Legislative Council on the 19th May, 1954, are
published for general information. A copy of each
Bill is issued with this Gazette:-
Bill for an Ordinance to amend the Interpretation
Ordinance, (Cap. 106).
Bill for an Ordinance further to amend the
Pensions Ordinance, 1950.
Bill for an Ordinance further to amend the
Customs Ordinance (Cap. 5S).
Bill for an Ordinance further to amend the
Customs Duties Ordinance, (Cap. 59).
Bill for an Ordinance further to amend the
Income Tax Ordinance (Cap. 103).
22nd May, 1954.


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GOVE0I NMENT GAZETTE, MAY 22, 1954.-(No. 27).


TOTICE is hereby given that the undermentioned
pe rsons having become defaulters under the
Towns Administration Ordinance, (Cap. 225 of the
Laws) in respect of General Town Rates, the
prope ties shown opposite their names will be
offered for sale by Public Auction on Friday, the
4th day of June, 1954, at the Revenue Office, St.
Mark's, at 1.30 p.m. for the recovery of the rates
due thereon for the year 1953 and previous years.


The Tre isury,
St. George's,

Name


Baptise, Oliver
Belfon, Alexia

Benjamin, Pitt
Francis, Harietta
Frederick, Felecia
Hosten, Egerton
John, Fitz
Rosella

Joseph, Dorest
Phillip, Solomon
Saunders, Mrs. Azilia
by
Edger Welsh


G. 1H, ADAMS.
Colonial Treasurer.


Description
Sit nation< of
Property


The Villa 1
Chamery St. 1
St. David St. 1
Queen Street
Munro Street
St. David St.
Diamond St.
do
Churchill
Road
The Villa
Diamond St. 1

r Jubilee
) Street


Lot
House
Lot
do
do
do
do
do

do
do
House


do


NOTICE.

T HE Public is hereby notified that as from the
8th May, 1954, the removal of sand from the
beaches in the Parish of St. George is prohibited
and permission will only be granted to persons
requiring sand on application in writing to the
Superintendent of Public Works who may specify
the area from which removal may be made.

R. G. RAE,
Superintendent of Public Torks.
Public Works Department,
St. George's,
23th May, 1954.


NOTICE.


Department of Agriculture Cocoa
Improvement Scheme.


Industry


TNTERESTED persons are reminded that the
3 81st of May, 1954, is the closing date for
receiving applications for rooted clonal cacao
cuttings for planting in 1955.
Applications received after the 31st of May shall
Neither be considered nor acknowledged.
SApplication forms are obtainable from all
agricultural stations and Revenue Offices.

W., R.. E. NANTON.,
*Agricultural. Superintendent and
Chairman Cocoa Rehabilitation Board.


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Windward Islands Broadcasting
Service.

Vacancy for the Post of Technical Assistant.

A PPLICATIONS are invited from suitably
1.X qualified candidates for appointment to the
post of Technical Assistant in the Windward
Islands Broadcasting Service, St, George's,
Grenada.
2. The salary of the post is in the scale $1,680 x
$48-$1,920. Quarters are not provided.
3. The appointment is non pensionable, and will
be on probation for six months in the first instance.
Subject to satisfactory completion of the probation-
ary period, appointment will be on contract for
three years. The officer will be subject to the
Colonial Regulations and local General Or 'ers, for
the time being in force, in so far as they are
applicable.
4. Candidates must have had proper training in
Radio or Electrical Engineering by a recognized
Institution, and understand thoroughly the principles
of operation of Audio Frequency Amplifiers, Radio
Receivers, Transmitters, and Tape Recorders. A
basic knowledge of single-and three-phase A.C.
theory is also desij able.
5. Free first class passages will be provided for
the officer, his wife and children, on first appoint-
ment and on satisfactory termination of his contract.
Vacation leave on full salary will be granted at
the rate of one week for each completed period of
three months.
6. Applications should be addressed to the Chief
Secretary, Windward Islands, Grenada, B.W.I.,
and should reach him not later than the 15th
June, 1954.

Government Office,
Grenada,
17th May, 1954.


COURT NOTICE

In the Supreme Court of the Windward
Islands and Leeward Islands.


OTICE is hereby given that a Session of the
Supreme Court of the Windward Islands,
and Leeward Islands at Grenada, in its Criminal
Jurisdiction, will be held at the Court House, in
the town of St. George, on Tuesday the 1st day of
June, 1954, at ten o'clock in the forenoon, when
and where all concerned and bound over to prose-
cute or to give evidence or summoned as Jurors or
Witnesses are required to give their personal
attendance, and all Officers who have taken
Inqu'sitions, Depositions, Examinations, Recog-
nizances or other papers cognizable by the Court
are required to return the same without delay to
this Office.
Dated this 19th day of May, 1954.
J. H. V. REDHEAD,
Registrar, Supreme Court.
Registrar's Office,
St. George's..











GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 22, 1954.-(No. 27).


GOVERNMENT NOTICE.


Vacancies for Government Medical
Officers, Medical Department,
British Guiana.


T HERE are vacancies for Government Medical
Officers in the Medical Department of British
Guiana, and applications are invited for appoint-
ment to these posts. Appointment will he either
on contract for three years in the first instance, or,
to the pensionable establishment subject to satis-
factory service during a probationary period of two
years.
2. An officer appointed on contract will normally
be granted, on the satisfactory completion of his
resident service, a gratuity equivalent to 221% of
his basic salary in British Guiana calculated in
respect of each completed period of three months
service, including approved leave. If, however, he
follows his contract service with a pensionable
colonial appointment, he will be given the option
either to receive the gratuity earned under his con-
tract (or contracts) or to have the period of contract
service counted as qualifying service for pension
purposes.
3. The salary of a Government Medical Officer
is 750 x E30-900 x 50-1,000 11 x50-1,200
per annum. Passing the bar !I at 1,000 per
annum is contingent upon the officer either holding
an accepted post-graduate qualification or on his
undertaking approved post-graduate studies leading
to a higher qualification, e.g., in Public Health.
In addition a temporary (non-pensionable) cost-
of-living allowance of 50 per annum is payable.
4. Free passages to British Guiana will be pro-
vided on first appointment for the officer, his wife
and children, not exceeding five persons in all;
children to be under 18 years of age. Vacation
leave is earned at the rate of 5 days for each com-
pleted month of resident service up to a maximum
of 6 months subject to the completion of a mini-
mum tour of service of 2 years. If married, the
officer will also be eligible for the grant of assisted
passages for himself and wife when granted leave of
absence subject to the provision of funds annually
by the Legislative Council and to the requirements
of the Public Officers Leave (Passages) Regulations
1952.
5. Free quarters or an allowance of 100 per
annum in lieu are provided for medical officers
attached to institutions. In districts, where un-
furnished Government quarters are available, rent
is payable for such quarters at the rate of 10% of
the officer's salary. Furniture is obtained locally.
6. The person appointed will be required to
perform the usual duties of a Government Medical
Officer under the supervision of the Director of
Medical Services, at any public medical institution
or in any part of the Colony. He will in the first
instance be detailed for duty to one of the Public
Hospitals under the supervision of an experience
medical officer.
lie will be required to give his services
voluntarily to the Infant Welfare and Maternity
League arid in cbnnexion with the Societyfor the
prevention and treatment of Tuberculosis in what:-
ever district he may be serving.


7. Qualifications required for appointment to the-
post are a Degree or Diploma in Medicine and
Surgery registrable under the Medical Acts of the
Imperial Parliament.
The candidate should not normally be over the-
age of 35 years.


Vacancy for a History Mistress at the Bishops'
High School for Girls Georgetown,
British Guiana.

PPLICATIONS are invited from suitably
qualified persons for appointment to the post
of History Mistress, Bishops' High School for
Girls, British Guiana.
2. The duties are to teach mainly History,
including sixth form work to the standard of the
Advanced Level of the General Certificate of
Education of London University. The person
appointed will be expected to take part in some of
the extra-curricular activities of the school in
addition to her teaching duties.
3. A University degree in History is required,
and preferably an hc.nours degree with at least two
years' teaching experience in a Grammar School.
A teacher's diploma would be an additional qualifi-
cation. A candidate who has good experience in
dramatic work or one who is able to coach tennis
or hockey should receive special consideration.
4. The salary is on the scale 500 x 25-625
per annum, the commencing salary being determin-
ed by the candidate's experience and qualification,
It is expected that a general revision of salaries
will take place in the near future.
5. In the case of a person born either in British
Guiana or in the British West Indies the appoint-
ment would normally be pensionable subject to the
candidate's medical fitness and to satisfactory
service during a probationary period of three years,
but the successful candidate could, if she so preferr-
ed, be appointed on the terms stated in paragraph
6 hereunder which are applicable to an appointee
who is neither a British Guianese nor a British
West Indian.
6. A non-Guianese or a non-West Indian would
be appointed on a three-year contract and on the
satisfactory conclusion of her period of service she
would be paid a gratuity calculated at the rate of
22!o% of basic salary for each completed period of
three months' service, including approved leave.
7. The Mistress selected for appointment 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.
8. A British Guianese or British West Indian
appointee who elected to be placed on the Pension-
able Establishment would be eligible for vacation
leave at the rate of five days for each completed
month of resident service up to a maximum of six
months, subject to her completion of a minimum
tour of service of two years and subject also to the
provision of funds annually by the Legislative
Council and to the requirements of the Public
Officers Leave (Passages) Regulations, 1952'
9. If recruited for service on contract, the
Mistress would also be provided at the Colony a
expense with l passage back to the country from
which she Was recruited on the satisfactory com-


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 22, 1954.-(No. 27).


pletion of her contract. She would also earn
vacation leave on the same basis as laid down in
paragraph 8 above for officers on the pensionable
establishment.
10. Applications should be submitted to the
Headmistress, Bishops High School for Girls,
British Guiana, not later than the 1st of July, 1954.
In the case of persons resident in the United
Kingdom, applications should be submitted to the
Crown Agents for Oversea Governments and
Administrations.
11. Copies and not originals of certificates and
testimonials should be submitted.
(M.P. 35/21/2'2/7 IV),


Vacant Posts of Staff Nurses-Health
Department (T.B. Division) Trinidad and
Tobago.

APPLICATIONS are invited for appointment
as Staff Nurses in the Tuberculosis Division
ofthe Health Department, Trinidad and Tobago;
2. Appointment is subject to medical fitness
and on agreement for two years in the first instance
with salary in the scale $720-$1,152 per annum
plus a Cost of Living Allowance. A commencing
salary above the minimum may be paid according
to post-graduate experience. In addition it is
likely that as a result of a salary regrading which
will be undertaken this year the emoluments (f
the post may be increased.
3. Hostel accommodation including free meals,
free uniforms and laundering is provided. Leave
facilities in accordance with local regulations will
be applicable.
4. Candidates are required to possess the
General Nursing Certificate of a Colonial Medical
Hospital, or an equivalent certificate and must
be between 23 and 40 years of age. Preference
will be given to candidates with experience in
nursing tuberculosis cases.
5. Passage to Trinidad and return passage at
the termination of the agreement will be paid by
the Trinidad Government.
6. Applications should be submitted to the
Director of Medical Services, Trinidad, and should
reach him not later than the 15th June, 1954.
Copies and not originals of testimonials or certifi-
cates should be submitted.


Notice to Mariners.

Castries Harbour-Northern Wharf.

( BSTRUCTION (propeller) situated approxi-
\. mately 515 ft. 450 T from beacon on Western
Wharf. Minimum depth of water over obstruction
at L.W.O.S. 26 ft. 2 ins.

C. D. MILBOURNE,
Comdr. R.N. (Btd.)
Harbour Master.
15th April, 1954.


Statement of Currency Note C
in the British Caribbean I
(Eastern Group) on 1
1954.


Average circulation
during March, 1954:-British
Caribbean Currency Notes ...
Government Currency Notes

British Caribbean Currency Notes:
Trinidad & Tobago (includ-
ing Montserrat) ... $24,076,067


Barbados
British Guiana
Grenada
St. Vincent
St. Lucia
rominica
Antigua
St. Kitts


Total British Caribbean
Currency Notes ...
Trinidad & Tobago
Government Note
Circulation
Barbados Government
Note Circulation ...
British Guiana Govern-
ment Note Circulatior
Total Government Note
Circulation
Total Circulation on
1st May, 1954.


... 6,042,500
... 12,750,785
... 1,581,100
... 6,400
... 859,000
.. 943,400
.. 1,420,300
... 1,516,500


circulation
Territories
st May,





$49,173,859
2,257,346
$51,431,205


$49,716,052


$1,452,635

166,704

570,701

2,190,040

$51,906,092


L. SPENCE,
Executive Commissioner
British Caribbean Currency Board.
British Caribbean Currency Board,
Treasury Chambers,
Port-of-Spain,
Trinidad, B.W.I.




Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.


PURSUANT to section 4 sub-section 13 (1) of
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, St. George's, on Thursday.
27th May, 1954, at 2 p.m. at which six members of
the Association are to be elected to the Board -for
the ensuing Nutmeg Year.

F. C. HUGHES;
Secretary.


16th April, 1954.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 22, 1954.-(No. 27.)


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 ... 7th May, 1954 Beaulieu R. C. School 6.00 p.m.
St. Mark .. 10th May, ,, Anglican School 7.00 p.m.
St. Andrew ... 30th May, ,, Anglican Church Hall 4.30 p.m.
St. John ... llth May, ,, Grand Roy Government School 5.00 p.m.
St. Patrick ... 1lth May, ,, Anglican School 5.00 p.m.
St. David ... th May, ,, Thebaide h. C. School 5.00 p.m.


Agenda for General Meeting of the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association to be held at the
Chamber of Commerce, Carenage, St. George's, on Thursday, .27th May, 1954, at 2 v.m.
1. Minutes of the last General Meeting.
2. Report of the Nutmeg Board.
3. Consideration of remuneration to producers (with approved drying accommodation) of
not less than 10,000 lbs. dry Nutmegs per annum delivered direct to the Association.
4. Financial Statement for the Half Year ended 31st December, 1953.
5. Election of six members to the Nutmeg Board for the ensuing Nutmeg Year.
6. General Business.


F. C. HUGHES,
Secretary.


26th April, 1954.


NOTICE.

Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.


EFFECTIVE FROM 1ST MAY, 1954.

Current Advances for Nutmegs and Mace are as follows:

GRADES Advances


Green 8 Cents

Dry 12 do.

Cracked Grinders 6 do.

Dried Whole Mace 50 do.

Dried Broken Mace 24 do.

Mace Pickings 6 do,

SIn increasing the advances as above, the Board has taken cognisance of a general request from
producers for a larger advance thotigh this may result in a lesser surplus at the end of the Nutmeg
Year
F. C. HUGHES,
Secretary.
Dote fixed 1 7th May, 1954.


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GRENADA.


Statement of Assets and Liabilities at 31st Marbh, 1954.


LIABILITIES


Deposits Special Funds:
Cocoa Ces ...
Fire Insurance Fund
Colonial Development & Welfare Fund
District Boards-St. George's
Hillsburough
St. Mark's
Official Receiver in Bankruptcy
Public Officers' Guarantee Fund
Police Reward and Fines Fund
Renewals Fund, Electricity Department
Supreme Court Fund ...
Sundry Water Works Reserve Fund
St. George's Waterworks Reserve Fund
Sinking Fund, Public Works Loan No. 2
Savings Bank
Stock Transfer Stamp Duty Fund
Deposits, Other than Spedial Funds :
Cotton Ginnery Trading-Carriacon
Other Deposits
Unexpended Loan Balances:
Public 1936 Loan Works
Colonial Development & Welfare Grants

Surplus:
Colony'- Reserve Fund ...
General Revenue Balance at 81st Mqrch 1954
Add Surplus


$772,991 14
119,873 15


Note.-'The Public Debt at 81t March, 1954 was:-


The Ace: mulated Sinking Funds were





The Treasury,
Grenada
15th May, 1954,


$ c.


182,014 62
32,435 40
218,118 46
23,205 29
1,662 23
1,115 77
988 61
12,957 49
246 70
14,091 30
24,473 79
13,765 85
1,686 31
480 00
1,343,347 70
4,618 22

35,485 03
97,301 08
21,198 74
978,935 80


240,001 32

892,864 29


... $ 480
152,954
110,029
19,853
10,338
77,698
385,492
23,356


Sundry Debenture Holders (Colony ...
Electric Lighting and 'Telephone Recon-
struction Loan ...
Road Loan ...
St. Andrew's Market Loan .
St. Andrew's Water Suply Extension Loan
Sundry Public Works Loan
Imperial Govt. for Colonial Development Loans
Public Works Loan 1936
Government of Grenada for Development
Loan 950 ...


$ 780,202 96


I


$ c.















1,873,207 74

132,786 11

1,000,134 54




1,132,865 61








4,138,994 00


ASSETS
Cash:
In Treasury St. George's
At Bank in St. George's
In Sub-Accountant's hands
With Crown Agents
With Crown Agents Joint Colonial Fund


Investments:
Colony's Reserve Fund
Fire I insurance Fund
Public Officers' Guarantee Fund
Police Reward and Fines Fund
Renewals Fund, Electricity Department
Savings Bank
St. George's Water Works Reserve Fund
Sundry Water Works Reserve Fund
Stock Traufer Stamp Duty Fund
Drafts and Remittances A/c.

Advances :
Competent Authority Trading
Government of Dominica Outward
do do Inward
do St. Lucia Outward A/c
do St. Vincent Outward
Less Inward

Post Office
St. Andrew's D)istrict Fund
St. John's District Fund
St, Mark's District Fund
St. Patrick's District Fund
St. George's District Fnnd
Other Advances
Imprest :


2,950 80
30,491 52 326,317 87
S 1.109 60




4,138,994 00


$ .480 00 (a


195,419
140.677
33,144
17,275
119,450
18,698
799,680


84(b)
80 (c)
62 (d)
06 (e)
38 f)
16
00 (g)


1,540,800 00 (h)
$2,865,625 86


G. H. ADAMS,
Colonial Treasw'er.


? c.
5,765 62
456,993 52
68,308 91
1,890 00
1,857,600 00



203.63:2 72
32,435 40
7,335 04
211 21
1,149,693 07
1,6F6 31
13.765 85
4.809 24


7,302 86
6,607 71
25,229 77

9,205 45


..$ 6,512.89
... 94.82

... 14,306.95
5,101.50



... ..I


$ 0



2,390,558 95










1 413,568 84
7,438 74


21,127 56
18,224 99
5,177 21


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 22, 1954.-(No. 27).


GRENADA, 1954.

QUARTERLY ABSTRACT

RECEIPTS.


ITEM


Revenue Head.


1. Customs, Import Duties ...
2. Customs, Export Duties ...
3. Excise Duties ...
4, Other Duties ......
5, Licences ...
6. Taxes...
7. Harbour Dues Etc:
8. Fees of Court or Office, Etc. ...
SA. Water Supplies ...
9. Post Office .
10. Electricity, Telephones &c. .
11. Rent and Interest ....
11A. Sales of Government Property ...
11 B. Repayment of Loans and A advances
12. Sale of Crown Lands


Total Local Revenue


13. Colonial Development and Welfare
















'lTt:dl Leven l t



Below-the-Line Receipts,
Advances... ...
Deposits, Special Funds ...
Deposits, Other ..
Drafts and Remnittances ...
Imprest
Investments
Joint Colonial Fund
Grenada Development Plan Lo:an (1950)

Total Below-the-Line Receipts


Total Receipts ..,
Cash Balance at 1. 1. 54.


Total includingg Opening Balance)


Actual
Jan-Mar., 1954


$

263,878
354,797
53,1e7
80.31
155.819
11,703
42,111
5,689
31,554
36.962
19,227
3,044
206
35


1,058,250 69

3,';05 88


Estimate
1954.




1,6 4,000
8;(i6,700
201;,700

135.735
673.80')
50,750
219,050
65,955
90,850
171,650
50,200
22,450
12,700
530


3,428,02(0

89,l3D.S0


1 061,56 57 j 3,826,650


3C4,310 11
478,976 16
.. 9,105 01
.. 281,313 3-4
2,400 00
2 49
57,600 00
1,895 2S

... 1,215,603 2


2,277,1.-9 77
332,546 63

2,6u),706 40


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 22, 1954:-(No. 27).


GRENADA, 1934


ACCOUNT 1954


PAYMENTS.


I


ITEM


Expenditure Head.

T' The Governor
', Legislature ....
3. Administration ...
S 4. Agricullre ......
5. Audit ...
6. Central Ilusing and Planning Authority
S('A. (Central lIad Anthority ...
61(. Central Water Autlority ...
7. Lharitable ...
8. Colonial Development and Welfare
9. Ed nation .
10. Elect icily & Refrigeration ...
11* Juilicial
12. Labour ....
14. Leg:l .
14A. Loans and Advances ..
15. Medical and Sanitary ...
16. Miscellaneous ....
17. Pensions ....
18. Police ....
19. Port and Marine ...
20. Post Office..
* 21. Prisons
22. Public Debt
23. Public Library ...
24. Public Worlks ...
S25, Public Works liecurrent ...
26, Public Works Extraordinary
.. 28. Subventions .,.
29. Supply Control
30. Telephones .
31. Treasury and Customs


Total Expenditure



Belovw.tlh-Line l payments.
Advances... .
:. 'eposits,.Special Funds ...
Deposits, Other ...
).rafts and Remittances ..
I nprest
Investments .
Joint Colonial Fund
Grenada Development Plan Loan (1950)
Total Below-the Line Payments


Total Paylmets ...
Cash Balance at 31. 3. 54

Total (including Closing Balance)


Actual
Jan-Mar., 1951


$
7,581
7,448
23,740
40,637
5,754

72 366
20,569
13,670
63,231
120,565
23,596
18,753
3.1,)
4,6816
1,78S
131,929
69,337
34,901
64,772
4,6 tS
26,S')0
,.836
52,876
8,430
16,688
41,851
1,687
7,645
2,15i;
12,2)33
33,211


Estimate
1954.


28,090
47.365
.103,075
219,115
23,'90

259 325
142,310
64,795
598,l30
537.720
123.890
75,095
15,540
16,130
11,930
662,555
87,115
123,570
314,680
23,310
103,430
41),270
180 810
11,625
73,960
188,020
201 910
195,700

C(10,70
143.,940


941.683 42 4,498,670




25,387 74
2<1.;-: 59
.. _,'.s ;
"'1,6'58 87
3... ,,.-0 60
559 24
.. 25'.,200 00
8,956 43
.** 1,1 5,064 ('1


. 2.0 6,747 45
52,9;,6 .8 Ob

... 2,609.700 40


G. H. ADAMS,
Colonial Treasurer.
15th May, 1954.


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188 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY :22, 1954.-(No. 27).

LABOUR DEPARTMENT,
. ..-.GRENADA,
3rd May, 1954.

H1I following memorandum on the subject of Cost-of-Living Index Figures, in so far as the working
class.families are concerned, is published for general information.
G. S. DABREO.
S ._ Labour Officer

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

The :Cgost-of-Living .{-ndex for all items at the enr of April, 1954, was 290, and the
f ,llwing table shows t-he Cost-of-Living Index Figures at the end of each month as compared with
the basic year;(August, 1939) taken as 100:-



-. I .
Year JTin. Fe., March April May Junie July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. Dsc.

1939 ... ... .. ... ... ... 100

1942 .... ... ... ... ... 173 173

194 17 174 175 172 169 171 171 172 173 167 '169 169

1944 168 167 ...167 172 176 177 178 179 178 179 179 179

1945 180 181 181 182 182 183 180 180 179 180 180 181

1946 184 182 182 18 182 182 184 184 184 188 190 190

1947 190 190 195 195 1,96 199 199 204 208 204 206 206

1948. 210 j 10 210 2 212 212 -213 209 209 208 .206 206 206

1949... 206 206 206 205 205 205 204 204 204 213 213 220

195 : 220 220 220 220 220 220 220 220 218 215 216 216

1951 216 216 217 220 232 235 277 277 2558 25 262 263

1952 264 271 272 72 27 2 22 272 287 284 284 284 -84 284

1953 289 289 289 290 291 291 291 291 290 289, 289 289

1954 290 290 290 290 ... ... ... ..

Statistics for April, 1954.
All items ...... 190%
Food only ... ... 205%
Food : The average level of retail prices of those articles taken into account in the food group
was the same as at 31st March, 1954, and 205% higher than at 1939.
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 i63% on the 1939 prices shown in the figure for 31st March, 1954,
remained unchanged.
Clothing: Information collected from retailers indicated that at 30th April, 1954, the
average level of retail prices of clothing of the kinds ,generally bought :by the working-class families
was the same as 'it 31st. March, 1954, and 187% higher than at 1939.
All Others i- There was no change in the prices cf the articles under this group, The increase
of 87% on the 1939 prices shown in the figure for 31st March, 1954, remained unchanged.
All Items: i I.the average changes in the cost of all the foregoing items are combined in accord-
ance with their relative importance in the 1939 working-class family expenditure, the resultant general
average increase 0t 30th April, 1954, was the same as at 31st March, 1954, and 190% higher than
at 1939. .
.- GRENADA.

PRINTED BY IHE GOVERNMENT PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE,
ST. GEORGE'S.
1954,




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Supplements to
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B ills:
Ordinance to amend the Interpretation...
Ordinance further to amend the Pensions...
Ordinance further to amend the ustoms...
Ordinance further to amend the Customs...
Ordinance further to amend the Income Tax...
Statutory Rules and Orders:
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