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GRENADA.



Government Gazette.


ilihciir b 2nthorit.


VOL. 74.] SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 4, 1956. [No. 6.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

APPOINTMENT.
No. 21.
DR. F. C. ALEXIS, has been appointed as Senior
Medical Officer, Grenada, with effect from
1st December, 1955.
4th February. 1956.
P.F. 498.

ACTING APPOINTMENT.
No. 22.
MR. J. M. LLOYD, on secondment from the
Government of Jamaica, has been appointed
to act as Assistant Administrator, with effect from
30th January, 1956.
4th February, 1956.
P.F. 950.

PROMOTION.
No. 23.
MR. M. M. PIERRE, Class II Clerk, General Post
Office, has been promoted as Class I Clerk,
with effect from 1st November, 1954.
4th February, 1956.
P.F. 326.

CANCELLATION.
No. 24.
AZETTE Notice No. 18 of 27th January, 1955,
S regarding the confirmation of Mr. A. C.
TAYLOR, as a Class II Clerk in the Governor's
Office, is hereby cancelled.
1st February, 1956.
P.F. 536.


No. 25.
IHE' 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 Ordinance of the Grenada Legislature;-
No. 14 of 1955.-An Ordinance to make provision
f-r the adoption of infants.
4th February, 1956.


No. 26.


Interment of Paupers.


SEALED Tenders will be received for burial of
paupers in the 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.
Parish of St. David and the Dependency of
Carriacou.
Tenders should be submitted to the Chairman,
Tenders Board, St. George's, marked Tenders for
burial of paupers" by 4 p.m. on Friday 24th
February, 1956.
Forms of tender may be obtained on application
at the Government Office.
Government does not bind itself to accept the
lowest or any tender.

By Command,

GEO. F. IIOSTEN,
Acting Government Secretary.
Government Office,
3rd February, 1956.
M.P. 185/2/56. e F













GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 4, 1956.-(No. 6.)


NOTICE.

CARNIVAL REGULATIONS.

FIE public is hereby warned that the following
acts constitute offences against the law :-
(a) Celebrating the Carnival before 6.00 a.m. on
the Monday preceding Shove Tuesday or
after midnight on Shove 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 Brulde".
'(c) Singing of indecent, immoral or libellous
songs;
'(d) Carrying of whips, sticks, or other offensive
weapons;
(e) Dressing or disguising as a person of the
opposite sex;
(f) Blowing 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. MACMILLAN,
Administrator.

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




NOTICE.

Training in Radiography.

T is hereby notified for general information that
it is proposed to arrange a course of training in
Radiography (X-Ray Technology) at the X-Ray
Department of the Kingston Public Hospital,
Jamaica which is a recognized training centre of
the society of Radiographers, London, to commence
in May and November, 1956.
The courses will extend over a minimum period
of two years and are designed to prepare student
radiographers for the membership examination of
the Society of Radiographers.
The cost of the entire Two-year Courss is Fifty
Guineas for each student. This amount is used
exclusively to defray cost of arranging lectures by
Specialists in each subject covered by the syllabus.
Applications of student radiographers who pro-
pose to attend either of these Courses should be
forwarded through the Administrator, Grenada, for
transmission to the Government of Jamaica by
1dth March anl 15th September, respectively.

Government Office,
Grenada,
3rd February, 1956.


NOTICE.

IT is notified for general information that the
Token Imports Scheme-Canada and U.S.A.
will continue in 1956, on the same lines as 1955.

Government Office,
Grenada,
31st January, 195;.
M.P. s10/41 AB.




NOTICE.

Loans for Agricultural' Rehabilitation.

THE Emergency Loans Scheme operated by
the Central Agricultural Rehabilitation
Committee since 7th December, 1955, for provi-
ding money for the initial stage of the work of
agricultural rehabilitation ended on 31st January,
1956.
As from 1st February, 156, the main loans
scheme for agricultural rehabilitation began.
Under this Scheme applicants may obtain loans
for the following purposes:-
(a) Clearing and replanting;
(b) Cocoa rehabilitation;
(c) Nutmeg rehabilitation;
(d) Rehabilitation of coconuts and other long
term crops;
(e) Banana extension;
(f) Farm recovery, with special reference to
short term crops;
(0) Implements, supplies, manures etc.,
(h) Repairs to farm buildings, excluding estate
housing;
(i) Roads, wind belts, drainage, general restora-
tion of a permanent nature;
(j) Other purposes which fall within Section II
of the Ordinance.
These loans will be interest free for five (5) years
and will be repayable over a further period of
twenty (20) years during which interest will be
charged at 3% per annum on outstanding balances.
All applicants for loans under the Main Scheme
should fill out new application forms which will
shortly be available at Area Committee Offices and
send them in to the Chairman of their Area
Committee without delay.
This duplication ts necessary because, firstly
the Committee wishes to inow that applicants
under the Emergency Scheme are in fact desirous
of seeking assistance under tlhe terms of tie Main
Scheme, and secondly, because applicants may
wish to revise their long term estimates in the
light of their experience in using the emergency
loan and in view of the terms aft the new loan and
the purposes now approved.

C i AI~RMi AN,
Central Agricultural
Rehabilitation Commnittee.












GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 4, 1956.-(No. 6.) 33


DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES.

TREASURY.

Towns Administration Ordinance Cap. 225.

NOTICE is hereby given that Assessment Lists
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 Ist day of Febrtriry, to the 30th day of
April next, and that attendance will be given at
such offices for the purposes of receiving the rates
mentioned in the Assessment Lists.

G. E. C. STANFORD,
Financial Secretary.

The Treasury,
30th January, 1956.


OTICE is hereby given that Warrants will be
issued to the several Bailiffs for the recovery
of all taxes due for the year 1955, together with
the fines due thereon, which may remain unpaid
after the 15th of March, 1956.

G. E. C. STANFORD,
Financial Secretary.
The Treasury,
2Sth January, 1956.



CUSTOMS.

T HE undermentioned goods, which were forfeited
for a breach of the Customs Ordinance will
be sold at Burns Point Spirit Warehouse on
Thursday, 23rd February, 1956, at 2 p.m.:-
14 cartons Mt Gay Eclipse Rum
containing 27. gals.

G. E. C. STANFORD,
Financial Secretary.
Treasury & Customs Dept.,
3rd February, 1956.


POST OFFICE.

THE 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 publication can book
his order with the Color:ial Po.smaster not later
than the 31st January, 1956.
3. A copy of this handbook can be seen at the
General Post Office, St. George's.

F. E. PHILLIP,
Colonial Postmaster..
General Post Office,
Grenada.
29th December, 1955.


NOTICE.

Road Closed.

THE public is hereby notified that the portion of
Annandale Road from the Bridge leading to
the Great House is closed to vehicular traffic as
from the 2nd February, 1956, for a period of five
days.
R. G. RA E,
Superintendent of Public Works.
Public Works Department,
St. George's,
Grenada,
2nd February, 1956.


Tenders For St. Cyr Bridge.

TENDERS are invited from reputable Contrac-
tors for the complete erection of the St. Cyr
Bridge in the Parish of St. Andrew. Forms of
Tender, Ccnditions of Contract, Specifications and
Plans can be obtained from the Public Works
Department on payment of a deposit of $15.00.
Deposits will be refunded on the receipt of a
bona fide tender and the return of plans and docu-
ments in good condition.
Completed tenders on the proper Form of
Tender should be addressed to the Chairman of
the Tenders Board and endorsed "St. Cyr Blridgo"
and delivered so as to reach him at St. G: orge's by
mid-Jay on Monday 13th February, 1956.
R. G. RAE,
Superintendent of Public Works.
Public Works Department,
St. George's.
28th January, 1956.

NOTICE.

TENDERS are invited for the erection of
STWO Prefabricated A R C 0 N" STORAGE
BUILDINGS, at Tryne Alley, the Carenage, St.
George's.
The work includes the supply of labour,
materials and transportation and all of the work,
excepting the supply of the Arcon structures con-
sisting of columns, trusses, purlins, roofing,
cladding, doors and windows.
As there are only three copies of the drawings
and one copy of the erection instructions for each
building, bidders are requested to examine the
documents at the office of the Public Works, and
to obtain the general specifications and forms of
tender from the office.
Sealed tenders must he endorsed '" A R C O N"
STORAGE BUILDINGS and delivered to the
Chairman of the Tenders Board not later
than mid-day on Monday, the 13th February, 1956.
1. G. RAE.
Superintendent of Public IWorks.
Public Works Department,
St. George's,
Grenada,
1st February, 1956.












84 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 4, 1956.-(No. 6.)


NOTICE.

TENDERS are invited for the erection of a new
cone ete and min sonry dam at Les Avocats
Waterworks, St. David's.
The work comprises the excavation to -a suitable
foundation level a:'d width, the temporary support
of side, of excbva:ion and the building of a masonry
faced concr, te drnam ,nd appurtenant works.
Forms of tender, plans, conditions of contract
and specifications can be obtained from the under-
signed at the Public Works Department on payment
of a deposit of .-'2., repayable on the receipt of a
bona fide tender and on the return of the plans and
documents.
Completed forms of tender should be enclosed
in sealed envelopes, endorsed LES AI)VOCATS
DAM" and delivered so as to reach the Chairman
of the Tenders Board not later than mid-day on
Monday, 1bth February, 1956.

R. G. RAE,
Superintendent of Public Works.

Public Works Department,
St. George's,
Grenada,
31st January, 1955.


NOTICE,

Tenders for the Supply of Fresh Milk.

SEALED 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 Eenior Medical
Officer.
Government does not bind itself to accept the
lowest or any tender.
Government Office,
Grenada,
14th January, 1956.


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 'lax 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,
Comptroller, Inland Revenue.


NOTICE.

Regulations Dealing with the Importation of
Fruits and Veg.:table"; into the Colony of
Grenada.

flIHE attention of the general public i; hereby
L drawn to Plant Protection Regulation, S.R.O.
No. I 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 Grenad, of fruits and vegetables,
such as bananas, bluggoes, figs, plantain-s, 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.
Plant Protection.

THE attention of the public is hereby drawn
to the provisions of the Plant Protection
Proclamation, 1955, (S.R. & 0. 1955, No. 47)
revoking-
1. (a) The Plant Protection Proclamation, 1949,
(S.R. & 0. 1949, No. 22) proclaiming the
outbreak of Witches Broom" disease of
cocoa (Marasmias Perniciosus Stahel) in
the Colony and prohibiting the planting
of cocoa above the 1,000 foot contour.
(b) Authorising the Chief Plant Protection
Officer to eliminate all cocoa trees above
the 1,200 contour ; and
2. Paragraph (IV) of the Plant Protection
Proclamation, 1950, (S.R. & 0. 1950,
No. 22) which required the owner or
occupier of land upon which cocoa trees
are growing to fell all infected trees
growing above the 1,200 foot contour,
and to destroy by burning all infected
material found thereon.

W. R. E. NANTON,
Superintendent of Agriculture.
Department of Agriculture,
St. George's.


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. Mc COLGAN,
Superintendent, Grenada Volunteer
Constabulary.











GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 4, 1956.-(No. 6.)


Statement of Currency Note Circulation
in the British Caribbean Territories
(Eastern Group) on 1st January,
1956.

Average circulation
during November, 1955 : British
Caribbean Currency Notes ... $55,257,139.00
Demonetized Government
notes outstanding ... 1,277,486.00
$56,534,625.00
British Caribbean Currency Notes
in circulation on 1st January, 1956:
Trinidad & Tobago (includ-
ing Montserrat) ... $28,986,381.00
Barbados ... 5,581,625.00
British Guiana ... 16,473,221.50
Grenada ... 2,504,100.00
St. Vincent ... 504,400.00
St. Lucia ... 934,000.00
Dominica ... 1,216,400.00
Antigua ... 1,745,300.00
St. Kitts ... 1,519,500.00

Total British Caribbean
Currency Notes ... $59,464,927.50
Demonetized Trinidad & Tobago
Government notes
outstanding ... $856,895.00
Demonetized British
Guiana Government
notes outstanding ... 309,789.50
Demonetized Barbados
Government notes
outstanding ... 81,480.00
Total demonetized Government
notes outstanding ... 1,248,164.50


Total Circalation on
1st January, 1956.


$60,713,092.00


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


NOTICE.
Patents Ordinance (Cap. 159).

-TOTICE is hereby given liat an application
1_ under the above Ordinance by HENRY
LOUIS IMEL\IANN, Citizen of the United
States of America, residing at 933 Southi State
Road, City of Arlington Heights, State of Illinois,
United States of America for a Patent in respect
of an invention entitled' "APPAR\ATUS FOR CON-
VERTIN, HEAT ENERGY TO ELECTRICAL
ENERGY" for converting heat directly to electri-
city by the phenomenon of thermoelectricity, has
been lodged in this office.
Dated this 31st. day of January, 1956.

GORDON RENWICK,
Registrar's Office, Registrar of Patents.
Grenada, B. W. I.


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

G OVERNMENT has been informed that certain
Member States of the United Nations are
offering Scholarships t- students from non-self-
governing territories.
The Countries in which these scholarships are
offered are : BURMA, TURKEY, and THI
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 an( 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.

Regional Economic Committee of the British
West Indies, British Guia:ia and British
Honduras.

T IE 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 $5,760 x 210-
$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 Britis' West Indians.
4. The duties of the post include the administra-
tion of Government scholarship-, placing of
students in non-university courses. i.e., witii frms,
polytechnics and technical c. 11. an'l the main-
tenance of personal contact with :ind the general
welfare of British Caribbean st-dentts in the United
King ioni. he -...... t will be un oer the general
control and supervision of the Tra(e Commissioner
for the British West Indies, British Guiaiba and
British Honduras in the United King lom.
5. Applications Ifrnishing full ( et,,ils of candi-
dato's education, special qualificati ins and experi-
ence, together with supporting 'lucuments and
names of two refoicos, should le ac dressed to the
Trade Commissioner for the British West Indies,
British Guiana and British Hondur:is in the United
Kirgdom 31 Kingsway, London, WN.C. 2, to reach
him by 15th Febnrary, 1956.
6. The Committee reserves the r:ght to fill the
post by invitation if no suitable application is
received.
23rd January, 1956.











36 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, FEBRUARY 4, 1956.-(No. 6).

SUPREME COURT NOTICE.


THERE will be a sitting of the Supreme Court at Grenada in its Summary .Turisrliction commencing
Wednesday, 15th February, 1956, at 9.30 a.m. The following matters have been set down for
hearing:-


Parties.


Nc. of Suit.


Fenton DuBissette
George Walker
Arthur Preudhomme
Pilton Holas
Evan Simon Richard

Orgias McKenzie
T. E. N. Smith & Co. Ltd.
Joseph A. Pitt
Denis Allick
Neville Bailey 20/2/56
Harold J. Noel


Alfred Harford


David E. Milne
Annie Williams



1st February, 1956.


Commencing 15/2/56.
... vs. Morris Sylvester et al.
... vs. Ruby Wilson (nee Walker) et al.
... vs. Ursula Ferguson at al.
... vs. Juliana Aird
... vs. Clemencia Richard
Arthur Carbim
... vs. Thomas J. David et al
... vs. Thomas Ferguson
... vs. T. E. N. Smith
... vs. Carlyle Mark et al.
... vs. H. E. L. Hosten
... vs. H. E. L. Hosten

Commencing 22/2/56.
... vs. The Grenada Motor Transport
Co., Ltd., et al,


Commencing 23/2/56.
... vs. Percy Greenidge
... vs. Gladys Phillip


60/550
11';540
87/550
119/55
190/550
38/550
87/55
88/540
159/530
157/540
52/550


31/55s
124/55


GORDON RENWICK,
Registrar of the Supreme Court.


NOTICE.

Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.


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


(RADES


Green Nutmegs


Dry do.

Cracked Grinders

Dried Whole Mace

Dried Broken Mace

Mace Pickings


Ad valnc


15 Cents


25 do.

10 do.

90 do.

50 (io.

25 do.


Producers are hereby informed that after the 30th November, 195-, the rates of Advane s 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,
S.cr"tay
Date fixed : 30th January, 1956.


GRENADA.


F1iN'rnq.) BY 'II1E Gc;cVE1KNMENT PRINTED AT THE O'":\ YlMENT PRINTING OFFil:;
ST. GFORGE'S.
1953




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