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Place of Publication: St George's Grenada
Publication Date: January 28, 1956
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GRENADA.


Government Gazette.


Unblisbe by unthorit.,


VOL. 74.] SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, JANUARY 28, 1956. [No. 4.

GRENADA.
By His Excellency COLVILLE MONTGOMERY DEVERELL, Companion of the Most
Distinguished Order of Saint Michael and Saint George. Commander of the
Royal Victorian Order, Officer 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, Saint Vincent, Saint Lucia and Dominica,.
and their Dependencies.
0. M. DEVERELL,
Governor.
To:
KESTER MC MILLAN, Esquire,
GREETING.
W HEREAS it is provided by section 2 of the Commissions of Enquiry Ordinance, Chapter 46 of the
Laws of Grenada that whenever the Governor shall deem it advisable it shall be lawful for him
to issue a commission appointing one or more commissioners to enquire into any matter in which an
enquiry would in the opinion of the Governor be for the public welfare:
AND WHEREAS in the opinion of the Governor it would be for the public welfare to enquire
into and report upon-
the award of contracts for the clearing of landslides in the parish of Saint Patrick during
the month of August, 1955.
NOW KNOW YE THAT I COLVILLE MONTGOMERY DEVERELL, Governor as aforesaid reposing
full confidence" in your zeal and ability do appoint you the said KESTER MC MILLAN, to be the
Commissioner under the said Ordinance to make diligent enquiries into and report upon all facts
relating to the matter ket out above :
AND I DIRECT THAT the said enquiry shall be made on such days and at such places as you
the Commissioner shall deem proper and necessary and you shall make such report and recommenda-
tions in the premises as may to you seem fit with all convenient speed:
AND I CHARGE AND COMMAND all officers and all other Her Majesty's loyal subjects in the
Colony that in their several places and according in their several powers and abilities they be aiding
and assisting you in the execution of this your commission.
GIVEN under my band and the Public Seal of the Colony at Government House, in the
said Colony. this 4th day of January, one thousand nine hundred and fifty-six,
and in the Fifth Year of the reign of Her Majesty QUEEN ELIZABETH THE
SECOND.
GOD SAVE THE QUEEN.




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2 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JANUARY 28, 1956.-(No. 4.)


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

APPOINTMENTS.
No. 16.
Tourist Trade Development Board.
UNDER the provisions of Section 3 of the
Tourist Trade Development Board Ordinance,
1947-No. 9 of 1947-the Administrator has
appointed the following personnel to the Tourist
Trade Development Board for a period of one year,
with effect from 21st January, 1966:-
Hon. A. N. Hughes, J.P., (Chairman),
,, T. J. Gibbs, J.P.,
,, L. C. J. Thomas,
G. L. I~nro, J.P.,
Mr. Ben Davi,
,, Keith Wells,
Miss Lcui Rennie,
Mr. Dudley Slinger,
SL. C. Stevenson,
,, eggie Ross.
2Mth January, 1956.
M.P. 498 D. n.


No. 17.
T HE flowing persons have been appointed
SJustices of the Peace under the provisions of
Sections 8 and 9 of the Magistrates Ordinance,
St. George'
St. George's.


A. O. Payne, Esq.,
Dr. J. R. Groome,


M. A. Bullen, Esq.
F. M. Coard, Esq.


St. John's.


Cremona Ventour, Esq.
F. J. Louison, Esq.,
St. Mark's


L. B. Charles, Esq., J. E
P. G. Hosten, Esq.,:

St, rvatri&c's.
W. F. Ireland, Esq., Eric

St. Andrew's.
V'. A. Branch, Esq.

St. David's.
N. D. Samuel, Esq.

28,h January, 19j6.
M.P. 2632.

COiFIRMATION.


Lionel Clara Esq.,
(Revenue Officer).


Butler, Esq.,
iesenoe Officer).


Modeste, Esq.,
Ieven~ue Offieer)


No. 18.
WITH reference to Gazette Notice No. 145 of
7th May, .955, Mr. A. C. TAYLOR has been
, confirmed as a Class II -terk in the (Governor's
; office with effect from&8th November, 1954.
27th January, 1955.
P.F. 536.


No. ,i9
THE following documents are circulated with and
. form part of this Gazette:-
S.R. & O. No. 1.-The Crown Lands Forest
Produce Rules, 1956.
S.R. &O. No. 2.--The Prices Control (Retail)
Order, No. 1. 1956.

By Command,

GEO. F. HOSTEN,
Acting Government Secretary.
Government Office,
26th January, 1956.


NOTICE.

CARNIVAL REGULATIONS.

flE public is hereby warned that the following
acts constitute offences against the law:-
(a) Gelebrsting the ctra~'J before 6.00 a.m. on
the Monday precedi~~g Shove Tuesday or
after mlitright on 'tove Tuesday;
(b) Lighting or keeping alight any bonfire in any
public place on the Sunday preceding the
Carnival or on the night of the Monday
preceding Shove Tuesday, commonly known
as'" Cannes BruBe".
(c) Singing of indecent, immoral 'or libellous
songs;
(d) Carrying of whi~s, sticks, or other ofensive
weapons;
(e) Dressing or disguising as a person of the
opposite seX;
(f) Blo'Wing of any noisy instruments (including
conch shells) BETWEEN MIDNIGHT on
Saturday preceding the Carnival and
6.00 a.m. on the Monday of Carnival.

W. MAOMILLAN,
Administrator.
Government Office,
St. George's,
Grenada.
24th January, 1956.


DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES.

POST OFFICE.

T HE public is hereby notified that a hand book
Entitled "British Colonial Stamps" can be
obtained from Her Majesty's Stationery Office,
London, at the price of $1.20 per copy.
2. Any one requiring this publieati-on can book
his order with the Colonial Postmaster not later
than the 31st January, 1956.
3. A copy of this handbook ~an be eoen at the
General Post Office, St. George's.


General Post Office,
Grenada.
29th December, 1955.


F. 1B. PHILLIP,
Colohial Postmaster.













GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JANUARY 28',"1956.-(No. 4:) 28


T is hereby notified for general information that
the seven cents (7) Air Letter Form with the
Queen's Royal Portrait will be placed on sale at
Post Office Counters on Thursday, 2nd February,
1956.

F. R. PHILLIP,
Colonial Postmaster.

General Post Office,
Grenada,
10th January, 1956.



NOTICE.

THE following have been forfeited for a breach of
the Customs Ordinance on 6th January,
1956 :-
{a) Sloop Olive Branch B," 7 tons;
(b) One Zephyr Zodiac motor car, H 1305;
(c) Fourteen (14) cartons Rum;
(d) One tin Margarine;
(e) One carton Margarine.

G. E. C. STANFORD,
Collector of Customs.

Treasury & Customs Dept.,
9th January, 1956.



Offers of Educational Facilities by Member
States of the United Nations.


(' OVERNMENT has been informed that certain
G) Member States of the United Nations are
offering Scholarships to students from non-self-
governing territories.
The Countries in which these scholarships are
offered are: BURMA, TURKEY, and THE
PHILIPPINES.
2. The Burma scholarships-3 in number-are
for engineering courses at the Feati Institution
of Technology in Manila.
Those in Turkey are at Novaliches Academy in
Novaliches, Quezon City and are granted to 5
.students every year for ten years or longer.
With regard to The Philippines, the educational
.advancement facilities offered are not in the form
of scholarships but educators and professional stu-
dents who desire to visit schools under the
Philippines Bureau of Public Schools are welcome
to study or observe its activities or programmes at
their own expense.
Further information regarding these Scholar-
ships may be obtained from the Education
Department.

Government Office,
Grenada,
23th January, 1956.
M.P. 2255.


NOTICE.

Tenders for the Supply of Fresh Milk.

E ALED Tenders are invited for the supply of
fresh milk to Government institutions in St.
George's during the period 1st April to 31st
December, 1956.
Tenders should be submitted to the Chairman,
Tenders Board, by 4.00 p.m. Wednesday 29th
March, 1956, marked "Tenders for the supply of
fresh milk."
Details of the conditions of the contract will be
supplied on application to the Senior Medical
Officer.
Government does not bind itself to accept the
lowest or any tender.
Government Office,
Grenada,
14th January, 1956.


NOTICE.

Regulations Dealing with the Importation of
Fruits and Vegetables into the Colony of
Grenada.

THE attention of the general public is hereby
drawn to Plant Protection Regulation, S.R.O.
No. 1 of 1947, dealing with the regulation of the
importation of fruits, vegetables, planting materials,
etc. into the Colony of Grenada.
2. Recently there have been cases of the entry
into the Colony of Grenada of fruits and vegetables,
such as bananas, bluggoes, figs, plantains, sweet
potatoes, oranges, grapefruit, limes and other citrus
from Trinidad, which is contrary to the above
regulation.
3. Vendors are advised that among others the
abovementioned fruits.and vegetables are absolutely
prohibited from entry into Grenada from the Colony
of Trinidad and Tobago.
4. Further information may be had upon enquiry
from the Department of Agriculture, St. George's.

W. R. E. NANTON,
Superintendent of Agriculture.


NOTICE.

OTICES of Employers Returns have been sent
to all Employers and Heads of Government
Departments and the co-operation of these Em-
ployers is requested so that the Returns may be
received at the Income Tax Department not later
than the 29th February next.
The Income Tax Ordinance provides that it
shall be.the duty of every employer to send in
such.a return ,and this implies that employers
should make it their business to secure the forms
and submit the returns within the prescribed
period.
Failure to submit these returns within the pre-
scribed period carries a penalty not exceeding $480.

D. M. B. CROMWELL,
Comptoeiler, Inland .Revenue.










GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JANUARY 28, 1956.-(No. 4.)


NOTICE.

TENDERS are invited for the erection of any or
ail of the Automatic Telephone Exchange
Buildings in the island, listed hereunder:-
St. George's Main Telephone Exchange.
Grenville Sub-Station
Sauteurs S'lb-Station
St. David's Sub-Station
St. Paul's Sub-Station
Morne Rougo Sub-Station
Copies of plans, specifications, conditions of
Contract and forms of tender may be obtained
from the office of the Public Works Department on
payment of a deposit of $25 in the case of the
St. George's Main Telephone Exchange and of $5
in other cases, all deposits returnable on the re-
ceipt of a bona fide tender and the return of the
plans and documents.
Sealed Tenders endorsed with the name of the
work as per the list above, must be delivered to
the Chairman of.the Tenders Board to reach him
by mid-day on Monday 6th February, 1956.

R. G. RAE,
Superintendent of Public Works.

Public Works Department,
St. George's,
Grenada.


NOTICE.

Grenada Volunteer Constabulary.

RILLS and lectures for the Grenada Volunteer
Constabulary will recommence with effect
from Tuesday 7th February, 1956.
'Parades will thereafter be held on Tuesdays and
Friday of each week from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

W. J. Me OOLGAN,
Superintendent, Grenada Volunteer
Constabulary.


General Certiflcate of Education.


THIS examination will be held in June of this
year.
The entry fee for a subject at Ordinary level will
be ten shillings and for a subject iat Advanced
Level One Pound. Besides the above, a local fee
of Four Dollars must he paid into the Treasury
and forwarded with the application for entry.
Candidates taking a Science subject requiring a
practical examination must pay an additional Four
Dollars for each subject.
The closing date for entries to be received for
the June examination is 31st January, 1956.

H. H. PILGRIM,
Local Secretary.
4th January, 1956.


COURT NOTICE.

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

YOTICE is hereby given that a Session of the
i Srpreme Court of the Windward Islands and
Leeward Islands at Grenada, in its Criminal Juris-
diction, will be held at the Court House, in the
town of St George, on Thursday, the 2nd day of
February, 1956, at 9.30 o'clock in the forenoon,
when and where all concerned and bound over to
prosecute or to give evdience or summoned as
Jurors or Witnesses are required to give their
personal attendance, and all Officers who have
taken Inquisitions, Depositions, Examinations,
Recognizances or other papers cognizable by the
Court are required to return the same without
delay to this Office.
Dated this 22nd day of December, 1955.

GORDON RENWICK,
R,'gistrar, Supreme Court.
Registrar's Office,
St. G eorge,s.
Grenada, B.W.I.


Regional 'Economic Committee of the British
West Indies, British Guiana and British
Honduras.

THE Regional Economic Committee invites
applications for the following post:
DIRECTOR OF THE BRITISH CARIB-
BEAN STUDENT- UNIT IN THE
UNITED KINGDOM,
at an annual salary in the scale $5,760x240-
$7,200 B.W.I.
2. The post does not at present carry pension or
superannuation rights. The appointment will be
for a period of three years in the first instance.
3. Candidates should preferably be University
graduates with administrative experience and with
experience of university life in the United Kingdom.
Preference will be given to British West Indians.
4. The duties of the post include the administra-
tion of Government scholarship placing of
students in non-university courses, i.e., with firms,
polytechnics and technical colleges, and the main-
'tenance of personal contact with and the general
'welfare of British Caribbean students in the United
Kingdom. The officer will be under the general
control and supervision of the Trade Commissioner
for the British West Indies, British Guiana and
British Honduras in the United 'Kingdom.
5. Applications furnishing full details of candi-
date's education, special qualifications and experi-
ence, together with supporting documents and
names of two referees, should be addressed to the
Trade Commissioner for the British West Indies,
British Guiana and British Honduras in the United
Kirgdom, 31 Kingsway, London, W.C. 2, to reach
him by 15th February, 1956.
6. The Committee reserves the right to fill the
post by invitation if no suitable application is
received.
23rd January, 1956.












GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JANUARY 28, 1956.-(No. 4.)


GOVERNMENT NOTICE.

Post of Registrar (Medical), General
Hospital, Barbados.

APPLICATIONS are invited for the above post.
Salary is in the scale $5,280 x480-6,240 per
annum, plus a temporary cost of living allowance
of $156 per annum. Initial salary on appointment
will be determined in the light of the officer's
experience and qualifications. Appointment may
be on agreement for three years, renewable, or on
pensionable terms. If on agreement, free furnished
quarters will be provided, otherwise rental at the
rate of five per cent of the officer's salary will be
charged for the quarters. Passages and incidental
expenses of officer and family payable oh appoint-
ment, and if on agreement, on the expiration of
agreement, up to a sum not exceeding $1,440 each
way. Leave passages after three and a half years
service provided for pensionable officers.
Candidates should be registered medical prac-
titioners and should possess either a post-graduate
qualification or have had not less than four years'
experience in a hospital ward, out-patient clinic or
Special department.
The duties of the office include:-
(1) Physician Specialist wards and rounds and
holidays.
(2) Post mortems.
(3) Medical out-patients (new cases).
(4) Blood organisation.
(5) Second string night emergencies.
(6) One Sunday a month Casualty Officer.
Applications stating age, qualifications and
experience should be submitted to the Chief
Secretary, Barbados, to reach him not later than
4th February, 1956.


HUNTING AEROSURVEYS LIMITED,
Public Relations Office,
Norwich House, Dunraven Street,
Park Lane, London, W. 1.

PRESS RELEASE NO. 67.

ALL SET TO GO IN ANTARCTIC.


Cansos at Deception Island Base.

SONDON, 19th January, 1956.-Hunting Aero-
surveys Limited's Antarctic Expedition on
behalf of the Governor of the Falkland Islands and
Dependencies is now all set to go at its Deception
Island base, off the coast of the Graham Land
Peninsula of the Antarctic Continent.
The Hunting ship, the "Oluf Sven" arrived at
the bise early last December, and since then a
prefabricated hut has been erected and photo-
graphic laboratories equipped. Forty-six Expedi-
tion members are at the base, eager to begin the
jobs they came down to do as fliers, aerial and
ground photographers, surveyors, geophysical
techlniians, radio and maintenance men. Last
arrivals at the base were the Canso amphibious
aircraft which got there in mid-January.
The Oluf Sven" will now be leaving for her
voyages around the coast of the Peninsula, carry-
ing the helicopters which will fly the ground
surveyors in over the immense ice cliffs. Simulta-
neously, the Cansos will start their 60,000 mile
complete aerial coverage of the area.
Leader Peter Mott reports all Expedition mem-
bers to be well, and that weather conditions are
favourable with ice packs breaking up early this
summer.


NOTICE.

Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.


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


(GRAIES


Green Nutmegs

Dry do.

Cracked Grinders

Dried Whole Mace

Dried Broken Mace

Mace Pickings


Ad vwnces


15 Cents


25 do.

10 do.

90 do.

50 do.

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 C. HUGHES,
Secretary
Date fixed : 16th January, 1956.


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GOVERNMENT GARF4TOE, JANUARY 28, 1956.-(No. 4,)

mt 4 Fff f M fff It.


0 1 f :-l ncipal Articles I*i '1d dild f*x64d.
A.-IMPORTS.

November, 1955. Jan.,-Novebher, 19S.O
ARTICLE
Quantity 'value Quauility Va'lue



Beer, Ai' and Stout (gala) ... 5,679 14,107 52,703 38,617
SB'-ad, Biscuits aind Oakes (lbs)... 47.921 14,969 346,622 107,772
Bitoer n:fi Bitter Substitubet(lbs)... 27,033 15,066 291,604 156,475
Fi h (dried, sulftd. pickled,
Sioiiked) (lbi4... 117,849 29,067 1,050,7Y1 266,764
Flour anrd grdin-
Flour Wheaten (lhs) ... 1,268,17 103,700 9,064,0O6 1,2 01,681
'Oornmeal ... 8,330 757 103,122 9,561
Ous ... 1,235 695 171,833 13,263
Rice ... 630,000 69,021 '2,307,660 253.5b7
Meat--S-alt and Pickled (lbs)... 15,206 5;446 260,501 117,180
Smr.ked or Cured (Ibs) ... 16,617 16,203 64,156 59,137
Milk, Condensed (Ibs).. 42,504 10,898 527,360 156,095
Spirits and Wines (gals) ... 2,682 11,088 23,496 99,644
Sugar-refined (lbs.) .. 147,000 15,492 898,794 63,U34
unrefined .. 11,541 1,121 283,104 29,777
tobaceo-unrmanufactuied (Ibs) ... 7,798 7,185 112,675 107,436
cigarettes ... 28 1,270 9,462 28,860
Trou and Steer (Rolled, as&t FVrged
or Draws) (tons) ... .....
Wood and Timber Unmanufactured
lumber (ft) ... 200,489 58;471 1,560,4't 4108,534
BShbilei ... ... 149,750' 4,696
Spnrel (valie) ... ... 20,509 ... ,49;715
fiR~s uLirt Sacks (Hlu) ... ... 3,273 ... 47,966
Roots, Shoes and Slippers (dox. prs.) 934 30,427 8,944 295,150
carts, Carriages, etc.--- .
Motor Cars (No.) ... 35 64,909 153 291,597
Other Commercial Vehicles (No) .. 7 24,927 34 95,651
Road Motor Parts (value)... ... 9,830 ... 66,184
Tyres and Tubes (value)... .. 14,668 ... 148,243
Cement (toun) ... 260 13,476 4,669 238,640
Cotton Manufactures
Cotton piece goods (SfY: Ynids) 109,550 46,605 914,737 372,466
Art Silk piece goods (Sq. Yards) ... 72,496 42,276 460,588 239,155
Other value). ... 69 ... 856
.Electrical Supplies (vale) ... ... 23,90 I ... 185,369
Fertilisers and Manures (tons) 41 4,186 1,176 150,669
Hardware (value) ... ... 16,288 ... 102,699
Iron ard Steel Manufactures (tons) 267 110,109 1,068 594,060
Machinery, Apparatus and
Appliances-Agricultural (tons) .. ... ... 18,417
Air conditioning and refrigera-
ting (tons)... ...
Conveying, hoisting, excavating,
!cad construction and mining
(tons) ....
Electrical (tos) ... ... 1,686 ... 1,902
Engines not for vehicles (tos) .. ......
Steam boiler- ~ad boilerhoute
equipment (tons) ... ..
(Oils-'Iliuminati,,g end ourn-
ifg gal) ... 20 477 7,056 228,817 79,006
Fuel (gas) ... 25,775 7,t85 165,289 76.831
IMo or spirit (Cals) ... 57.875 21,141 511,007 176,689
iPa:,,1ers" colours : .Soap (lbs) ... 62,296 14,971 433,844 97,40
Paper (all kinds (value) ... ... 13,725 ... 77,219
\V col manufactures-1 iece Goods
(cq. vds.).. 1,537 3,353 15,825 35,764
Twine (lbs)... 1,050 2,375 24,546 30,427












GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JANUARY 28, 1956.-(No. 4.). 27

B.-DOMESTIC EXPORTS.


Animals:-
Cattle (No.) ...
Pigs (No.) ...
Sheep (No.) ...
Cocoa (raw) (cwts) ...
Frait ind Nuts (fresb) and
Bananas (stems)...
Coconuts (No.) ...
Fruit Jaices:-
Lime Juice (raw) (gals) ...
Spices :-
Nutmegs (cwts) ...
Mace (cwts) ...
Other (owtN) ...
Cotton Rw1 (owts) ...
Copra (cwts) ...
Oils, essential-Lime (Ibs) ...
Nutmeg (Ibs) ...


358-


1,290



4,255
266
12

366

450


27,912


253,720
66,009
430

5,368

1,890


257
34
1,180
47,327

92,243
83,220

23,480

35,062
6,222
120
1,167
13,247
3,631
6,120


$

36,771
2,151
10,537
3,858,807

139,500
3,476

7,535

2,266,678
1,106,399
5,800
78,222
196,236
25,953
32,400


G. E. 0. STANFORD,
Financial Secretary.


18th January, 1956.


GRENADA.

PRIN'rTD BY 'IBE GGVE.RNMENT PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFI:;-
ST. FORGE'S.
1955


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