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Place of Publication: St George's Grenada
Publication Date: November 19, 1955
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GRENADA.


Government Gazette.


nubisi in) b n S ti orito .


VOL. 73.] SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 19, 1955. [No. 67.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

APPOINTMENTS.
No. 320.
IR. C. L. SCIPIO, Acting Deputy-Registrar,
1 to he Office Superintendent, Agricultiural
Department, with effect from 1st December, 1955.
19th November, 1955.
P.F. 181.

No. 321.
MR. D. M. B. CROMWELL, Comptroller of Inland
Revenue, to be a Justice of the Peace fcr the
Colony of Grenada.
19th November, 1955.
M.P. 2622.

CONFIRMATION.
No. 322.
]iR. H. M. SQUIRES, Acting Office Superinten-
Sdent, Public Works Department, to be
confirmed with effect from ist January, 1954.
19th November, 1955.
P. F. 277.

ACTING APPOINTMENT.
No. 323.
R. L. B. CHARLES, has been appointed to act
as Chairman of the St. Mark's District
Boarl during the absence from the Colony of
Mr. P. G. HOSTEN.
14th November, 1955.
M.P. 338 c.


No. 324.
THE following document is circulated with and
forms part of this Gazette:-
S.R. & O. No. 43.-The Primary Education
(Part I) (Amendment) Regulations, 1955.
19th November, 1955.

No. 325.
T HE following draft Private Bill for an Ordinance
About to be introduced in the Legislative
Council is published for general information. A
copy of the Bill is issued with this Gazette:-
Bill for ;n Ordinance to provide for registration
of Dr. Lincoln Radix as a Medical Practi.-
tioner in the Colony.
19th November, 19-5.

No. 309.
Tenders for the Conveyance of -Mails and Passengers
between Carriacou and Petit Martinique.

SEALED Tenders are invited for the conveyance
of mails, passengers and cargo weekly by boat,
between Carriacou and Petit Martinique.
2. Persons and articles shall bo conveyed free
when carried on behalf of government t and under
the conditions laid down in the contract.
3. The contract will be for a period of one year
from 1st January, to 31st December, 1956.
4. Tenders should be submitted to the Chairman,
Tenders Board, marked "Tender for the conveyance
of mails, passengers and cargo between Carriacou
and Petit Martinique" ny 4 p.m. on 25th Novemb, r,
1955.
21th October, 1955.
M.P. 1078.


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GOV ERN M' INT GAZETTE, NOVEMBER 19, 1955.-(No. 671.


No. 310.
Interment Of Paupers.

8EALED Tenders will be received fc;r burial of
1 paupers in th- undermentioned districts
.during the year 1956:-
Town of Grenville and Parish of St. Andrew
(including pauper inmates of the
Princess Alice Hospital);
Town of Victoria and Parish of St. Mark :
Town of Sauteurs and Parish of St. Patrick
Parish of St. David : and
The Dependency of Carriacou.
Tenders should be submitted to the Chairman,
Tenders Board, St. George's, marked fender for
burial of paupers" by 4.p.m. on 25th November,
1955.
Forms of tender may be obtained on application
at the Government Office.
Government does not bind itself to accept the
lowest cr any tender.
By Command,

GEO. F. HOSTEN,
Acting Government Secretary.
Government Office,
29th October, 1955.
M.P. 185/z/56.


DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES.

TREASURY.
LL persons having claims against the Govern-
Sment of G enada are requested to forward
them to the Ifeads of Departments conerne-d on
or before Saturday 10th December next; and
Heads of Departments in turn are requested to
submit the payment vouchers for such claims to
the Treasury pr, uptly so as to ensure payment
within the current financial year.
G. E. C. STANFORD,
Financial Sec:retary.
Treasury and Customs Department,
17th November, 1955


SALARIES in respect of the month of December,
1955 will be paid as follows:-


Public Officers

Primary School
Teachers


... Monday, 19th Decem-
ber, 1955.

... Friday, 16th Decem-
ber, 1955.


G(. E. C. STANFORD,
Financial Secretary.
Treasury and Customs Department,
17th Novembe,, 1955.


LOC. L Pensioners will be paid their pensions in
respect of the month of December on. or after
Tuesday, 20th December, 1955.
G. E. C. STAN]-OR D,
Financial Secretary.
Treasury and Customs Department,
17th November, 1955.


T is hereby notified for general information that
Wednesday 30th November, 1955, is the last
day for the payment of Land & House Tax
without fine.
G. E. C. STANFORD,
Fi'iuncial Secretary.
Treasury Department,
St. George's,
8th November, 1955.


TREASURY.

The Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic
Ordinance, 1938.

Inspection of Motor Vehicles for the half-year
period, 1st January to 30th June, 1956.

Regulation 22 of the Motor Vehicles and
Road Traffic Regulations, 1938.

O WNERS of Public Service Vehicles (including
Motor Omnibuses and Hiring Cars), Goods
Vehicles and Tlailers, are hereby notified that the
half-yearly inspection of these vehicles will com-
mence as follows:-
Grenville Police Station:


Thursday 1st December, 1955,
Thursday 8th December, 1955,
Tuesday, 13th December, 1955,
Thursday, 22nd December, 1955.
9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.


Sauteurs Police Station:
Friday, 2nd December, 1955.
Frid iy 9th December, 1955.
Thursday, 15th Decemoer,
9.00 a.m. to 3.CO p.m.

Gouyave Police Station:
Monday, 5th december,
9.C0 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.
Monday, lith Dlecember,
1.00 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Monday, 19th D)ecember,
9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.

Victoria Police Station:
Tuesday, 6th December,
9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.
Monday, 12th December,
9.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.

St. George's Traffic Branch
Station):


1955.


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From


1955. Frcm

1955. Frcm


1955.



1955.


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1555. From


(New Fire


WVednesday, 7th December, 1955.
9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.
Wednesday, 14th December, 1955.
Friday, 2':rd December, 1955.
Friday, 30th D)cember, 1955.
9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p m.


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Carriacou Police Station:
From Monday Cth, to friday 13th January.
1956.
From 9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.
Owners of such vehicles are advised to pay
inspection fees from now onwards at their respec-
tive District Eevenue Oflices and then ap;icach.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, NOVEMBER 19, 1955.-(No. 67)


the Inspector of Motor Vehicles at the New Fire
Station Carenage, St. George's, in advance with
a view to effl acting any alter:ttions that may be
necessary to c::mply with the provisions of the
Motor Vehicles and RHo-d Traffic Ordinance. 193--,
and of the Regulations na.ie thereunder.
Vehicles must be presented in a thoroughly clean
condition, and must have hIen recently overhauled.
The body and wings, axle, chassis, frame, steer-
ing arms, springs, trackrods, brake connection,
shackles, holts, nuts, split pins, engine, eng ne
shield and case, clutch, gearbox, magneto or coil,
air filter, carburetor and all working parts must
be cleaned in order to admit of proper examir action.
Dust covers, if used, nmust be removed before
presentation in or ier to admit of an examination
being made in full. All split pins etc., must b1
clearly exposed, also chassis and eng:no numbers.
Drivers' seats must be securely fastened so that
the driver can hive proper control over the vehicle.
Spot lights, musical horns ;nd whistles are strictly
prohibited. Each vehicle must have its tare and
maximum gross weight painted in white figures not
less than -i inches in height u on a black ground
in a conspicuous place on the right or off side of
the vehicle.
The registered Identification marks on all
vehicles must conform to provisons of Regulations
7. 8 and 9 and the Second Schedule to the Regula-
tions No. 33 of 1938, and he in such a condition as
to render each letter or figure readily distinguish-
ab!e. The attention of owners of Motor and
Goods Vehicles is specially directed to Regulations
23 (II) (a) regarding the position of front lamps.
Spotlights will not be allowed except with the
written approval of the Licensing Authority.
The attention of 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 (A:nendment) No. 2 Regulations No.
'70 of 1946, which requires that printed copies cf
the Tariffs of Maximum Fares to be displayed in
such Vehicles. Those are now available and may
he purchased at the Treasury, St. George's, and
at any district Revenue Office, at 4 cents per
copy.
Vehicles which have been found by the Inspector
to have defects must not be used on the roads
until they have been issued with a Certificate,
certifying that the Vehicles may be duly licensed.
G. E. C. STANFORD,
Licensing Authority.
17th Noviember, 1955.


CUSTOMS.

N accordance with the powers vested in me
under Section 21 of the Customs Ordinance,
Cap. 58, I appoint the three (3) Bulk Installation
Tanks; Ncs. 234, 235 and 2;36, situated at
Fontenoy, as warehouses for warehousing of
petrol without payment cf duty on the first entry
thereof.
G. E. C. STANFORD,
Colonial Treasurer.
Treasury & Customs Dept.,
Grenada,
21st October, 1955.


T EIE undermentioned articles forfeited for a
S breach of the C customs Ordinance will lie
offered for sale by public auction at the Customs,
St. George's, on Thursday, 24th November, 1955,
at 2 o'clock p.m.
(-) Four bottles whisky
(1100) Eleven hundred cigarettes.

G. E. C. STANFORD,
financiall Secretary.
Treasury & Customs,
.t. George's.
31st October, 1955.



N accordance with the powers vested in me
Sunder Section 21 of th- Customs Ordinance,
Cap. 58, I apooint the undermentioned warehouses
for warehousing goods unported without payment
of duty on the first entry thereof:-
} Old Sawmill Yard,
New Customs Warehouse near Tryne Alloy,
) St. George's.
luhbbard's Garage ... Scott Street, St.
George's.
SNoar entrance to
Two adjoining' buildings G.BS.S.. and Tan-
formerly Soldiers' Mess teen buildings, >t.
George's.

G. E. C. STANFORD,
Financial Secretary.

Treasury & Customs Dept.,
Grenada.
15th November, 1955.



POST OFFICE.

T is hereby notified for general information that
the 5')c. and $1.50 Stamps with a change in
the Royal Cypher will be placed on sale at Post
Office Counters on Friday, 2nd December, 1955.

F. R. PHILLIP,
Colonial Postmaster.

General Post Office,
Grenada,
8th November, 1955.


ELECTRICITY.

O further goods will be received by Govern-
Sment for Cold Storage. Goods already in
Cold Storage must be removed before 30th of
November, 1955, as the Government plant will be
closed down from this date.

H. W. D. SCOT ',
Chief Engineer.
5th November, 19L5.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, NOVEMBER 19, 1955.-(Nc. 67.)


AGRICULTURE.

rHE Department of Agriculture wonld like to
T bring to the attention of the planting public
that there is a limited quantily (2,500) of Dwarf
Coconuts from t.t. Lucia now available at the
Botanic i,ardens, St. George's.
Interested persons can purchase these for 36c.
each at the above station on any day from Monday
to Friday between the hours of 8.30 a.m. and 4 p.m.,
and on Saturdays between the hours of 8.30 a.m.
and noon.

G. A. SOU'IHWELL,
for Superintendent of Agricultuie.




EDUCATION.

Examinations for Filling 32 Vacant
Exhibitions (20 Primary and 12 Post
Primary) Tenable at Secondary
Schools, Grenada.


NTOTICE is hereby given that Competitive
I Examinations for filling the above vacant
Exhibitions will be held on the following dates at
10 o'clock a.m. at the Grenada Boys' Secondary
School (Tanteen), and at the Dover Government
School, Carriacou :-
Primary -Monday, 12th December, 1955.
Post Primary-Tuesday, 13th December,
1955,
(a) The Exhibitions are of the value of the
School fees. In addition each exhibi-
tioner will receive eight dollars ($8.00)
per annum for books.
(b) The Exhibitions are open to competition
only by pupils of the Elementary
(including Private) Schools who produce
certificates of good conduct and regular
attendance during the two years
immediately preceding the date fixed
for the competition. Competitors for
the Primary Exhibitions must be born
on or after 13th December, 1943, and
Competitors for the Pcst Primary
Exhibitions must be born during thie
period 14th December, 1941, and 12th
December, 1943.
(c) The subjects of examination are as follows-
(i) English Comprehension Test.
(ii) English Grammar.
(iii) Simple Arithmetic.
(d) The successful candidates will be required
to attend school within fourteen
(14 days) of being notifieB.
2. Every candidate should state on his application
the name of the Secondary school he would like lo
attend.
3. Applications, accompanied by proper proofs
of age, must reach the Education Officer not later
than Saturday, 26th November, 1955.
4. It should be clearly understood that candidates
must enter fzr one only of the above examinations.


5. Candidates will he considered for the award'
of scholarships irrespective of sex.
A. C. G. PALMER,
Education Olicer.
Educiition Department,
Grenada, B.W. .,
28th October, 1955.


NOTICE.

VACANT POST OF FOREST RANGER,

PPLICATIONS are invited for the vacant post
1 of Forest Ranger in this colony. The post,
which is norpensionabhl carries a -alary scale of
$1032 x $60--$1152 x $72-$1365 and a travell-
ing allowance of $444 per annum. The appointee
will be required to keep a motor cycle and
Government wil be pie;pared to grant a loan,
repayable in (5) five years, for the purchase.
2. The appointee will he required to work under
the supervision of the Forest supervisor who will
define his duties from time to time. So,h duties
will involve the general supervision of silvicultural,
nursery and field work, the sale of forest products,
the keeping of records, the supervision of the
subordinate forestry staff, and regular inspections
of all forest areas in the island.
3. Applicants should have a good knowledge of
local timber and their uses. They should be
physically fit, of strong character and personality
and be intelligent and willing to learn. They
should have reached at least School Certificate
standard, or be a holder of the Certificate of
Agricultural Apprenticeship.
4. The appointee will bo required to reside at
the Grand rtrang in the house provided for that
purpose.
5. Applications should be addressed to the
Secretary of the Public Service Commission,
Government Office, St. George's, Grenada, and
should'be in the handwriting of the candidate.
Applicants must state age, schools attended and
standard or certificate obtained, experience, present
and past employment, emoluments of post in which
you are at present or last employed.


BRITISH WEST INDIAN AIRWAYS LIMITED.

Revised Rates Effective from December
1st, 1955.


Between
GRENADA and


ONE-WAY


ROUND-TRIP


U.S. B.W.I. U.S. B.W.L
$ $ $ $


Bermuda
Caracas
Miami
San Juan
St. -Thomas


125.00
57.70
127.00
84.00
70.00


215.40
99 5(O
218.. 0
144.80
120a.0o


225.00
105.90
244.00
158.00
125.60


387.70
179.10
420.50
272.30
216.50


J. B. G. AUSTIN,
Secretary, 4.T.L.A.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, NOVEMBER 19, 1955.-(No. 67).


GENERAL TOWN RATE ASSESSMENT
ORDINANCE

OTICE is hereby given that assessment appeals
under the above named Ordinance, will he
heard by the Magistrate of the Southern District,
St. George's, on Fridaq, the 2nd day of December,
1955, at the Court House, St. George's, at 9.i)0
o'clock in the foreio(,n.

C. E. L. PITT,
Actingr[ MHagistrale, Soulhern District.

Magistrate's Cour:,
St. George's,
15th November, 1955.


NOTICE TO THE PUBLIC.


Loans for Agricultural Rehabilitation.


1. Further to a previous notice published on
-the subject of the Agricultural Loans Scheme for
rehabilitation, the following announcement is.made
for the information of agriculturalists.
The scheme to be initiated immediately is the
commencing stage of a wider scheme. The sum
of 100,000 at present available is to be used to
meet the needs of cultivators for the next few
weeks only. Further loans may become available
at a later stage. The loans now authorised will
be used primarily to meet the labour requirements
of cultivators but it is hoped that permission will
be got to give assistance also toward the purchase
of tools and manures and to effect temporary
repairs required to immediately essential estate
buildings.
2. Applications must relate to expenses of the
replanting of permanent crops daniiged by the
hurricane such as cocoa, nutmegs, coconuts,
bananas, citrus. A damaged cultivation in one
crop can be replaced by a cultivation of another
permanent crop of the type mentioned above.
3. This Scheme of assistance does NOT embrace
garden and root crops such as yams, potatoes,
tannias, bluggoes, etc. except in so far as these
are planted as shade for cocna. Garden cultivators
have for weeks past been receiving help foi
rehabilitation in the way of free planting materials
and the needy cases have also been receiving free
Fcod Tickets frtnightly.
4'.JThe loans will be available to owners and
occupiers of land cultivated before the hurricane
whose cultivations were destroyed.


5. If you are the owner of the damaged
cultivation and it has a mortgage on it, it will Ib
necessary for your application form to be signed
by the encumbrancer. His signature must be
Xwitnessed.
6. If you are no, the owner, but an occupier,
your application must lie signed by the owner
also. (I. would he help ;l if the owner, whether
or not lie i the aippliucnil, would give particulars
of his title to the property.)
7. You coii obtain application forms from the
office of the Areai oinrritte nearest to vyou, or at
A i :, iii: iil Statlo! ,s.
S. application n f'. r:, should be prepared IN
DUPLIC VI'E.
9. A group of R1'ferii s i- being appointed for
Sour district Ycur poilicafei i fori I ist be
certified by two of thel'e lefercps and t' office
of the Arnea Committ-oe will be gl;d to sl,;ge.st to
you the names of two to wLoii you imay go with
ycur form when you are ready for ilie property
to be inspected. Tile referees should be persons
residing reasonably near to you, as that will be to
your convenience and theirs.
10. It would he helpful if you will get intOitoch
with the nearest officer of the Agricultural Depart-
ment in order that he can assist yo. in arriving at-
the amount of money needed for rehi ilit.ation of
your holding for the next four weeks. ie will also
advise you on crops which you should plant and, if
necessary, help you to fill in the forms.
11. You should get in touch quickly with the-
two Referees. If they ire satisfied with the
application they will Rign and return it to young.
You should thou sign the fli;'n in the presence of a
-Justice of the Peace or Magistratc and hand it, in
to y.ur Area Committee rfiie o.
12. Very soon afterwards you will receive a form
stating the sum approvIl a s a l1'ani and the
i purpo-es for which the loan rimuN bei us'J.
13. On receipt cf iiis nctifica, ion, ylu shioucld
I then make immediate :iniii gements for the labour
necess ry to get the work started, and cx;nnletco'
Sthe work on the ground,
14. The method of putting you in fu :ds will'
enable you to pay your first and subs.equ-unt wage
bills. Particulars of the system and how you will
proceed to obtain the monry will be published
shortly. The first step is to g.t your application
forms in as quickly va p:o~sih!e.

t C lArIRM, \N,
Central A I icultu' 1 r::/ J/, tblil*'a' ion
\ omliiitte-.

St. George's,
18th November, 1955.











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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, NOVEMBER 19, 1955.-(No. 67).


POST OFFICE.
Post early tor Christmas.

THE latest times for closing Mails to ensure delivery to destination before Christmas Day are as
follows:-

BY SIRF'ACE M.IA, BY AnR MAi:
DESrINATIONS. -
Letters & Prints Parcelp Letters & Prints


Great Britain and Europe ... November 19th November 17th December 6th
United States of America ... December 2nd December 1st December 9th
Canada ... November 14th November 14th December 9th
British Guiana ... November 24tn November 24th December 9th
West Indies ... November 19th November 19th December 8th
Jamaica ... November 16th November 16th December 9th
Trinidad & Tobago ... December 9th December 9th December 20th

Supplementary Christmas Mails will be despatched, if suitable opportunities offer.

General Post Office, F. R. PHILLIP,
Grenada, Colonial Postmaster.
October 18th, 1955.


NOTICE.

Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.


Effective from 21st November, 1955,
Current Advances for Nutmegs and Mace are as follows:

(GRADES Advances


Green Nutmegs 15 Cents

Dry do. 25 do.

Cracked Grinders 10 do.

Dried Whole Mace 90 do.

Dried Broken Mace 50 do.

Mace Pickings 25 do,

Producers are hereby informed that after the 30th November, 1955, the rates of Advances will no
longer be published in the Press but will be posted up at all Receiving Stations. The rates will also be
posted up on the doors of all Police Stations and published in the Gazette as required by law.


F H. HUGHES,
Secretary.


Date fixed : 14th November, 1955.


GRENADA.


PRINTED BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFPIOE,
ST. GEORGE'S.
1955





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