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VOL. 74.] SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, MARCH 3, 1956. [No. 11.
T HE REVEREND FATHER ADRIAN DOWLING, has
been appointed a Marriage Officer,. in respect
of the Roman Catholic congregations in Grenada.
29th February, 1956.
M.P. 164. II.
M R. V. A. ALLEYNE. Shorthand Writer, con-
Sfirmed in the post with effect from 1st
2nd March, 1956.
WITH reference to Notice No. 303 dated 29th
October, 1955, Mr. M. Z. MARK, Assistant
Inspector of Schools, resumed duty with effect from
22nd February, 1956.
1st March, 1956.
fl'HE Right Honourable the Secretary of State
1 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. 17 of 1955.-An Ordinance to make provision
for the Registration and Control of News-
papers and for the control of printed matter,
No. 20 of 1955.-An Ordinance further to amend
the Bank Holiday Act.
No. 29 of 1955.-An Ordinance to amend the
Sale of Produce Ordinance, 1954.
3rd March, 1955.
THE following document is circulated with, and
forms part of this Gazette:-
S.R. & O. No. 7.-The Aid to Pioneer Industries
(Lumber Saw-Milling) Order, 1956.
GEO. F. HOSTEN,
3rd March, 1956.
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
Tenders should be submitted to the Chairman,
Tenders Board, by 4.00 p.m. Wednesday 29th
March, 1956, marked "Tenders for the supply of
Details of the conditions of the contract will be
supplied on application to the senior Medical
Government does not bind itself to accept the
lowest or any tender.
14th January, 1956.
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MARCH 3, 1956.-(No. 11.)
Towns Administration Ordinance Cap. 225.
OTICE 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 1st day of February, 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,
30th January, 1956.
IT is hereby notified for general information that,
during the month of January, 1956, the follow-
ing persons have been granted Auctioneers'
Licences under Ordinance No. 12 of 1951:--
Mr. A. Norris Hughes, St. George's
Mr. Joseph A. Pitt, St. George's.
G. E. C. STANFORD,
The Treasury & Customs,
4th February, 1956.
THE following have been seized for breach of the
At the Port of St. George
(a) One 10ft two bow open row boat.
(b) One 12ft open row boat.
(c) One 12ft 6ins open row boat.
(d) 135 cakes Lux Toilet Soap.
(e) 1 Carton Commander" Cigarettes.
At the Port of Grenville.
(a) Four open row boats.
G. E. C. STANFORD,
Treasury & Customs Dept.,
23rd February, 1956.
T HE Belvedere Road east of Florida junction will
be closed for three weeks from 7th March, for
the purpose of repairing Florida bridge.
R. G. RAE,
Chairman, Central Road Authority;
Public Works Department,
1st March, 1956.
Agricultural Rehabilitation-Main Scheme.
rHIE Main Loanm Scheme for long term agricul-
I tural rehabilitation began on ist February,
1956, and replaces the earli r Emergency Scheme.
The closirp, dtl'e for applications under the Main
Scheme is .oth April, 1966.
Advances under tle Main Scheme will be paid
on the certificate of an Inspector in monthly instal-
ments against a total loan approved by the Central
Committee for rehabilitation on the basis of a pro-
gramme covering a period of not more than four (4)
Loans may be obtained under this Scheme for
the following pnrposes:-
(a) Clearing and replanting;
(b) Cocoa rehabilitation;
(c) Nutmeg rehabilitation;
(d) Rehabilitation of coconuts and other long
(e) Banana extension;
(f) Farm recovery with special reference to
short term crops;
(i) Implements, supplies, manures etc.;
(h) Repairs to farm buildings, excluding
(i) Roads, windbelts, drainage, general restora-
tion of a permanent nature;
(j) Other purposes which fall within Section
11 of the Ordinance.
Loans under the Main Scheme 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 31% per annum on out-
As the terms and conditions of loans under this
Seheme as well as the purposes for which the
money may be used are different from the
Emergency Scheme, it is essential that everyone
wishing to borrow money under the main Scheme
should apply on the new form. These who have
already borrowed money uuder the Emergency
Scheme must apply again on the new application
A supply of these new forms will shortly reach
Area Committees and area Secretaries will help
applicants to fill them in properly.
Late applications for lo ins under the Emergency
Scheme will, to prevent delay, be considered pro-
visionally under the terms of the Main Scheme but
each such applicant will be required to fill in and
forward the new forms to his area Secretary before
a final decision on his application can be taken.
Borrowers who have received advances under
the Emergency Scheme :n respect of a period
which ended on a date earlier than 4th February,
1956, may on application receive further advances
for work done up to 4th Feii uary. Persons apply-
ing for such further advances should present their
claims duly certified by two referees to area
Secretaries from whom claim forms for this pur-
pose may be obtained.
.. .* .A . C.
11th February, 1956.
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MARCH 3, 1956.--(No.'11.)
Veterinary Officer-Change of Residence.
THE Veterinary Officer now resides at Richmond
Hill at the residence of Dr. C. Gun-Munro.
All requests for the services of the Veterinary
Officer during normal working hours should be
made to the Office of the Department of Agricul-
W. R. E. NANTON,
Superintendent of Agriculture.
Medical Department, British Guiana.
Vacancies for Government Medicel Officers.
APPLICATIONS are invited for appointment to
vacancies for Government Medical Officers
in the Medical Department of British Guiana.
Appointment may be either on contract/gratuity
terms for three years in the first instance, or to the
pensionable establishment subject to satisfactory
service during a probationary period of two years.
If appointment on contract is preferred, a gratuity
calculated at the rate of 222-% of salary will be paid
in respect of each completed period of 3 months
satisfactory resident service, either at six-monthly
intervals during the period of contract, or in a
single lump sum on conclusion of the leave earned
under the contract. If the gratuity is paid at six-
monthly intervals, earned vacation leave would not
count for gratuity purposes, but if paid in a single
lump sum on conclusion of engagement, leave
would earn gratuity. If, however, service under
contract is followed by pensionable appointment,
the officer will be afforded the option either to
receive the gratuity earned under his contract (or
contracts) or to have the period of contract service
counted as qualifying service for pension purposes.
2. The salary of the post of Government Medical
Officer is 950 x 50-[l,450 per annum. Com-
mencing salary will be determined by qualifications
3. 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 and dependent
on the officer. Vacation leave is earned at the rate
of 5 days for each completed month of resident
service up to a maximum of six months and subject
to the completion of a minimum tour of service of
two years. If married, the officer will also be
eligible for the grant of assisted passages for him-
self 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. An
Officer appointed on contract will be eligible for
return passages for himself, wife and children
(under 18) not exceeding five persons in all.
4. Free quarters or an allowance of /100 per
annum in lieu are provided for medical officers
attached to institutions. In districts, where
unfurnished Government quarters are available,
rent is payable for such quarters at the rate of 10%
of the officer's salary subject to a maximum of $50
a month. Furniture is obtainable locally and
within six months of the officer's arrival in the
Colony he may be granted, if he so wishes, an
advance of 2%o of his annual salary repayable
within 36 months with interest at the rate of 42%
for the purpose of purchasing furniture.
5. The person appointed will be required to per-
form the usual duties of a Covernment Medical
Officer at any public medical institution in any part
of the Colony. He may in the first instance be
detailed for duty to one of the Public Hospitals
under the supervision of an experienced Medical
Officer, and will be required to give his services
voluntarily to the Infant Welfare and Maternity
League, and in connection with the Society for the
prevention and treatment of Tuberculosis in what-
ever district he may be serving.
6. The qualifications required for appointment
are a Degree or Diploma in Medicine and Surgery
registrable under the Medical Acts of the United
Kingdom. The candidate should not normally be
over the age -of 35 years, and candidates over the
age of 45 years are usually only appointed on
7. Applications should be addressed to the Chief
Establishment Officer, Establishment Department,
Public Buildings, Georgetown. British Guiana, to
reach him not later than the 14th of April, 1956.
PPLICATIONS are invited for the post of
t1 Commissioner for Agriculture, Dominica,
Windward Islands. Particulars of the post are
Appointment: The appointment will be for a
period of three years, terminable by three months
notice on either side. The post is not pensionable
Pension contribution will be paid in the event of
Salary: The salary is at the rate of $7,200
(1,500) per annum.
Allowances: Transport and subsistence allow-
ances are payable in accordance with local
regulations in respect of approved travel on duty.
At present a basic allowance at the rate of '$300
per annum is paid in respect of a motor car plus
a mileage allowance of 12 cents per mile.
Quarters: Free quarters are not provided.
Should Government quarters become available at
any time rental would be charged at the rate of
10% of salary or 5% of the assessed value of the
quarters, whichever is less. Suitable accommoda-
tion can be obtained at rental of about 15% of
Passages: Free passages to Dominica will
be provided on first appointment for the officer,
his wife and children, not exceeding five persons
in all. Children to be under 18 years of age,
unmarried and dependent on the officer.
Duties: The officer will be responsible for the
Administration of the Agricultural Department and
for the planning and execution of the agricultural
development programme as well as the general
supervision of all aspects of the Department's
work. He will be required to perform the
statutory functions now vested in the Agricultural
Superintendent, including membership o0 the Board
of Management of the Banana Association and of
the Leaf Spot Control Board.
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MARCH 3, 1956.-(No. 11.)
Leave: At the end of his term of service the for the time being in force in so far as they are
officer will be eligible for vacation leave at the applicable.
rate of one week for each completed period of 3 Salary: The salary of the post is at the rate of
months service. $3,840 (800) per annum in the scale $3,840x120-
General: The officer will be liable to all $4,560 (-800x25-6950) per annum.
taxation imposed by local enactments. He will Quarters: Quarters are not provided.
also be subject to Colonial Regulations and to Passages: Free first class passages to St.
General Orders and subsidiary legislation in force Vincent will be provided for the officer, his wife
for the time being. and children, not exceeding five persons in all;
Applications giving full particulars of applicants, children should be under 18 years of age, unmarried,
experience and qualifications, and accompanied by and dependent on the officer.
two testimonials, which would not be returned, Leave and leave passages: Vacation leave
should be addressed to the Chief Secretary, Wind- on full salary will de granted at the rate of 1I
ward Islands, Grenada, and should reach him not months for each completed period of 12 months
later than the 31st March, 1956. resident service.
Leave passages will be provided in accordance
NOTICE. with local regulations.
Medical attention: Free medical attention and
APPLICATIONS are invited for appointment medicines are not provided.
to the post of Headmaster of the St. Vincent Taxation: All Government officers are liable
Grammar School, particulars of which are as to taxation imposed by local legislation.
follows:- Applications giving full particulars, qualifica-
Appointment: The post is pensionable and tions and experience of the applicant, and accom-
the appointment carries with it the liability to panied by two testimonials (which will not be
transfer to any post of equivalent status within the returned) should be addressed to the Chief Secre-
Windward Islands. The Officer will be subject to tary Windward Islands, Grenada, and should
the Colonial Regulations and local General Orders reach him not later than the 31st March, 1956.
AID TO PIONEER INDUSTRIES ORDINANCE, 1952.
IN pursuance of the requirements of section 3 (2) (a) of the Aid to Pioneer Industries Ordinance,.
1952, it is hereby notified for general information that the Governor in Council proposes to make
the undermentioned Order under section 3 of the said Ordinance.
Any person who objects to the making of such Order shall give notice in writing of his objection
and of the grounds on which he relies in support thereof to the Clerk of the Executive Council on or
before the 19th day of March, 1956.
V. AUGUSTUS ALLEYNE,
Acting Clerk of the Executive Council.
Aid to Pioneer Industries
STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS NO.
Order made by the Governor in Council under section 3 (1) of the Aid to
Pioneer Industries Ordinance, 1952.
1. Short title. This Order may be cited as the
AID TO PIONEER INDUSTRIES (MACARONI AND
VERMICELLI) ORDER, 1956.
2. Declaration of Pioneer Industry. The manufacture of Macaroni and Vermicelli is hereby
declared to be a pioneer industry for the purpose of the Aid to Pioneer Industries Ordinance, 1952, and
locally manufactured macaroni and vermicelli are hereby declared to be pioneer products for the said.
Made by the Governor in Ccuncil this
Acting Clerk to the Executive Council.
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MARCH 3, 1956.-(No. 11.) 6
UNDER THE LIQUOR DEALERS' LICENCES ORDINANCE.
TOTICE is hereby given that the Quarterly Licensing Session for the St. David's District for the
iN hacrina' of applications for the granting of ctrlificates under the above Oldinance, will be held at
the Court House, St. David's, on Monday the 26th day of 3March, 1956, at 9.00 o'clock in the forenoon.
Particulars of Applications for New Certificates.
Name of Appl:cant Occupction Residence Deo:ciip-ion of premises sought to be licensed.
Emelda Samuel ... Shopke'per Belle Vue Concrete building at Belle Vue.
Denis .Hercules ... Shopkeeper Windsor Forest Concrete building at Windsor Forest.
James A. Guillaume ... Proprietor Rhydon Wooden building at Rhydon.
Rupert Duncan ... Chauffeur L'Esperance Concrete building at L'Esperance.
1st March, 1956.
GEORGE P ROSE. Clerk,
for Magistrate, Western District.
UNDER THE LIQUOR DEALERS' LICENCES ORDINANCE.
NTOTICE is hereby given that the Quartorly Licensing Session for the Northern District for the hear-
1 ing of applications for the granting of Certificates under this Ordinance, will be held at the Court
House, Carriacou, on Thursday, the 15th day of March, 1956, at 9.15 o'clock in the forenoon.
Particulars of Applications for NeN Certificates.
Name of Applicant Occupation. Residence )Dscliption of premises sought to be licenws-.
Bertrand Alexis ... Tailor Belmont One-storey wooden building, Belmont.
Joseph P. Tritton ... Shopkeeper Brunswick One-storey wooden building, Brunswick.
Uneeda Daniel ... Merchant do. Two-storey wall and wooden building, Hills-
Additional Magistrate, Northern District.
24th February, 1956.
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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MARCH 3, 1956.-(No. 11).
Grenr da Co-operative Nutmeg Association.
Effective from 21st November, 1955
Cnrr It \ A'ivrtnces for N'it i and Mlace are as follows:
Green Nutm egs 15 Cernc
Dry do. 25 do.
Cracked Grinders 10 ro.
Dried Whole Mace 90 do.
Dried Broken Mace 50 o.
Mace Picking 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,
Date fixed : 30th January, 1956.
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