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oVL. 73.] SAINT GEORGE'S, MONDAY, DECEMBER 20, 1954. [No. 70
HIS Excellency EDwafD BETHAiM !BEETHAM, Esquire, C.M.G., C.V.O., O.B.E.,
'Govenor and C'opmander-i-C'iii:.t of the Windward TsTands, left the
(Colony for Dominica yesterday.
N pursuance of authority conferred upon him by Letters Patent, His Excellency
tJhe Gofvemio'r -has isstied -a Co-mmission appointing Louis 'COOLS-LARTIGUE,.
Esquire, 'Chief Secretary, Windward Islands, to be Govemror's Deputy, Windward
Islands, wi:h effect from 19th Decem-ber, t'954, until further notice.
His Excellency's Commission is published for general information
GEO. F. HOSTEN,
Acting Government Secretary.
20th December, 1954.
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450 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 20, 1954.-(No. 70).
WINDWARD ISLANDS. .
By His Excellency 'EDWARD BETHAM BEETHAM, Companion of the Most
Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George,
Commander of the Royal Victorian Order, Off~cer of the Most
Excellent Order of the British Empire, Governor and Commander-
in-Chief in and over the Windward Islands, comprising the
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
16th day of December, One thousand nine hundred and fifty-four.
.E. B. BEETHAM,
: 'Governor. : / "
To: .. .
Louis COOLS-LARTIGUE, Esquire;
Chief Secretary, Windward Islands.
B Y 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 Commission under the Public Seal
of the Island of GRENADA.appoint you the said Louis COOLS-LARTIGUE, Chief Secretary,
Windward Islands, to be my Deputy within the said WINDWARD ISLANDS from
on or about the 19th day of December, One thousand nine hundred and fifty-four
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-Chidf
of the WINDWARD IsLANDS 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 Louis COOLS-LARTIGUE shall not
continue to act as Deputy to the Governor after the Governor has arrived at
Grenada or some other Officer having 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.
Louis COOLS-LARTIGUE, Esquire,
Chief Secretary, Windward Islands,
To act as Governor's Deputy in certain event.
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