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Publication Date: May 11, 1957
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Government Gazette.

tnbiisc b n futbaritp.

VOL. 75.] SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, MAY 11, 1957. [No. 24.


No. 148.
A R. F. A. PHILLIPS, recently appointed as Assis-
- tant Administrator of Grenada, has been
appointed by His Excellency the Acting Governor
to be the Official Member of the Executive Council
of the Island of Grenada with effect from the 6th
of May, 1957, and during Her Majesty's pleasure.
6th May, 1957.

No. 14 9.
MR. .. I)A.'IEL, Class I Clerk, Treasury'
and Customs Deplirtment (Airport Officer)
has been i pp',inted Clerk of tlih Legislative Council,
Manai.gr Government IPrintiin Office and Medical
Registrar rice' Mr. OEO F1. IIOSTEN whose appoint-
ment as a Principal Assisti;nt Secretary to th
Ministry of Trade and Production has recently
been announced.
10th May, 1957.

i'.F. 241.

No. 150.


(1ONSEQUENT on the grant of 102 days va-
Scation leave to Mr. E. CRUICKSHANK,,
Mechanic, Public workss Department, Mr. CAULOS
RO1)RIU'-C,' Assistant Mechanic, Public Works'
Department has been appointed to act as Mechanic
with effect from 1st April, 1957.
9th May, 1957.
No. 151.
rFiHE Hon. A. N. HUGHIES, Nominated Member
I of the Legistative Council and Chairman of

the St. George's District Board, has been granted
leave of absence from his duties as a Nominated
Member of the Legistative Council for the period
1st May, 1957 to 31st July, 1957.
9th May, 1957.
M. P. A 58/36 II

No. 152.
THE undermentioned Ordinances which have
been assented to by the Governor's Deputy
is published with this issue of the Gazette:-
No. 2 of 1957.-An Ordinance to amend the
Fisheries Loans Ordinance, 1954.
No. 3 of 1957.-An Ordinance to amend the
Carriacou Laqn Settlement and Develop-
ment Ordinance, 1954.
Copies of these Ordinances may be seen at the
Government Office, the Public Library, the
Treasury, District Revenue and Post Offices, and
Police Stations.
11th May, 1957.

No 153.

TIE following documents are circulated with and
form part of this Gazette:-
S. R. & O. No. 16.-The'Prices Control (Retail)
Order No. 1, 1957.
S. R. & .. No. 17.--The Legislative Council
(Elections) Proclamation, 1957.
By Command,

fr A administrator.

Government Office,
SIth May, 1957.

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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 11, 1957.-(No. 24.)


all Applicants for passports w.ll ordinarily be
required to present a Birth Certificate on whioh
the name of the applicant appears when submitting
applications for examination by the Police.
2. Any Birth Certificate in which the name or
the assured name of the Applicant does not appear
must he supported by a Baptismal Certificate
and an Affidavit showing that the Applicant is the
person referred to in both the Birth Certificale
and Baptismal Certificate. Where the Baptismal
Certificate cannot be obtained an Affidavit depos-
ing to this fact as well as to the date of birth and
the name of the Applicant must be submitted.
3. All such Affidavits must be duly stamped and
sworn to before either a Magistrate, justicee of the
Peace or Registrar by the Applicants' father or
mother (if alive) or guardian or close relative.
The Affidavit must bear $1.00 stamp and an
additional 40 cents on each exhibit or document;
exhibited and referred to therein.

Government Office,
30th April, 1957.



General Town Rates.

IT is hereby notified for General information
That warrants will be issued from my office
for the recovery of all rates and taxes together
with the fines due thereon remaining unpaid after
the 30th April, 1957, in accordance with Sec. 33
(1) of the Towns Administration Ordinance, Cap.

Financial Secretarn.

Under the Water Supply Ordinance Cap. 240.

TOTICE is hereby given that the assessment
list for Water Rates for the year 1957, is
finally determined, and may be seen at the Trea-
sury, St. George's and the respective District
Revenue Offices, between the 1st (lay of May and
the 31st day of July, 1957, and that attendance
will be given during that period for the purpose of
receiving the rates fixed by the several District

Financial Secretary.

The Treasury,
April, 1957.


Admiralty Chart 2821

Ti HE buoy which marked the outer edge of the
I reef on the northern side of the Grenville
Channel (commonly known as outer-north- Reef
Buoy) about 4600 feet 116' from Customs House
Grenville is missing, but will be replaced as soon
as possible.

Iarlhoiulr MI ster.


rli-It public are hereby notified that due to the
1. dry season a water shortage now exists in the
St. George's, St. Paul's, Morne Jaloux, Piedmon-
temps. Belmont and Grand Anse areas.
Owners of motor vehicles are therefore aiked to
desist from using pipe borne water for washing
their cars, buses, etc.
The co-operation of householders is requested
in an effort to conserve the general supply by
avoiding all waste and careless use of water for
domestic purposes in kitchens, baths etc, and com-
plete cessation of watering gardens.
Ag. Superintendent of Public Wlorks.
Public Works Department,
St. George's,
25th March, 1957.


Cambridge Examinations-December 1957.

OTICE is hereby given that the above examina-
tions will take place in December as usual.
The Entry Fcrms must be returned duly com-
pleted and accompanied by Treasury Receipts for
the Fees on or before Friday, 31st May, 1937.
The Fees payable are:-
(a) For the School Certificate S16. 20
(h) For the IIigher School Certificate:
Entry Fee payable by all candidates 3.60
For each Principal subject 4.80
For each Subsidiary subject 2.40
For the General Paper 2.40
To these must be added the following local fees:-

(a) School Certificate
(b) Higher School Certificate


An additional Fee of .$2.40 must be paid by
each candidate taking Science in any form (except

Local Secretaryj.


GOVLRKNMKNT GAZET'TEl MAY 11, 1957.--(No. 24.)


APPLICA\TIONS ,;0e invited from suitably
i:ialiied ca.ndidiats for appointment to the
post of Agricultural Officer (He.earch) Camden
Park Expieri mental Sration, IDep'irtment of Agri-
culture, t. Vincent 'larticulari f wXnichi aret as
follows : -
Appointment: The post is non-pensionable
and tli appointment will be on a contractual basis,
or on secondmenet, lor a period of .-_, years in the
firsi, instance. The I:en-ion rights cf any pension-
-able ,econded otlicer will he pies,,ivetd.
Duties : The duties of the iAlice will be those
assigned to hilm by tl H Superinljendent of Agricul-
ture to whom lie will e itly repiictl onsilile. The
*duties will include the general admiiniistration of
the 100 acre Camden Paik Elxperimnent Station
within tle direction and supervision of subordinate
staff. Investigational vwork with all a',,pects of
-cultivation and testing of a \\ide range of cash
crops and food crops and the comnpiling of tlhe
necessary statistics. Supervisioi of tie manitiage-
nment of Livestock, comprioin- breeding stock of
.cattle, pi;s, goalts, sleep and poultry on the Station.
Qualifications: The minim umn qualification
required is the Diploma of the Imperial College
of Tropical Agriicultnre or an equivalent degree,
with experience in Tiopical Agricuilture. General
administrationn experience ard knowledge of applied
reisrrc- and extension work would lie advantageous.
Salary: The salary is in tlie scale iS3,360 x
$120()-.S4,32C, ilus a pAy aiiition of 20('', of salary.
Allowances : Travelling and Subsistence Al-
lowances are payable in accordance with local regu-
lations, in respect of approved travel on duty
Quarters : Quarters are provided at the Station
for which rental will be charged at the rate of 10%
of salary or 5"' of the assessed value of the quar-
ters, whichever is less.
Passages : Free passages to St. Vincent will
be provided on first appointment for the Officer,
his wife and children, not exceeding five persons in
ial : Children to be under 18 years of age, unmar-
ried and dependent cn the officer. In the case of a
contract appointment, free passages will he provid-
ed on the satisfactory termination of the contract.
Leaye and Leave Passages: Vacation leave
otr full salary will be granted in accordance with
local leave regulations. In the case of a contract
appointment, vacation leave will be granted at tlhe
rate of one week for each completed period of three
months resident service. Such leave to be taken
on the satisfactory termination of the contract.
Leave passages are provided in accordance with
the Windward Islands Leave Passage Regulations.
Medical Attention: Free medical attention
anl medicines are not provided.
Taxation : All Government officials are liable
to taxation imposed by local enactments.
General: The officer will be subject to the
Colonial Regulations, local General Orders, and
Financial and Store Rules and Subsidiary Legisla-
tion in force for the time being.
Applications giving full particulars of applicant,
.d accompanied by two tesi monials, should be
addressed to the Chief Secretary, Windward Is-
lands, Grenada, and should reach him not later
than the 31st May, 1957.


iPPLICCATIONS aie invited from suitably
1 i qualified candidates preferably bachelors, fir
appointment to the post of Supernumerary Veteri.
narv Officer for Grenada. St. Lucia, and St. Vin-
cent, particulars of whiici are as follows :-
Appointment: The post is at present non-
pensionable. Tlie officer will he suliject to the
Colonial Regulations, local General Order-, Finan-
cial and Store Rules and all such regulations, as
may from time to time lie in force.
Salary : The salary is in the scale S,:;,8l x
120--4,800 (00 x 5--t1:000) per annum, plus
a pay addition of 20"'', of salary.
Allowances: Travelling and Suhsistence al-
lowances will be payable in accordance with loral
regulations in respect of approved travel on di.ty.
Quarters: Quarters are not provided, but in
the event of (Government quarters being available
the officer will be required to pay rental not exceed-
ing 10%' of his salary.
Leave and Leave Passages : Vacation leave
will he granted at the rate of 45 days for each
completed period of 12 months resident service,
accumulable up to 180 days.
Leave passages will lie granted in accordance
with local regulations.
Passages: Free passages to the inwardd
Islands will be provided for the officer and, if
married, his wife and children not exceeding 5
persons in all; children to he under 18 years of
age, unmarried and dependent on the officer.
Duties : The officer will have his headquarters
in Grenada but will be required for duty on any of
the three Islands. He will be responsible to the
Chief Secretary but will be under the control of
the Superintendent of Agriculture of the Colony in
which he is for the time being serving.
Medical Attendance: Free medical attend-
ance and medicines are not provided.
Taxation : All Government officers are liable
to taxation imposed by local legislation.
Applications giving full details of qualifications
and experience of candidate, and accompanied by
two testimonials, should be addressed to the Chief
Secretary, Windward IslandQ, and should reach
him not later than the 3Gth Jilm, 1957.
Government Office,
20th April, 1957.
M. P. 465 v.



4PPLICATIONS are invited for appointment
1. to a post of District Inspector, Education
Department, Barbados.
Duties : In addition to regular inspection in a
district of 30-40 primary Schools, assistance in
teaching training, vacation courses, etc., the officer
will be required to foster the development of
science teaching appropriate to primary schools


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 11, 1957.-(No. 24.)

and especially to secondary modern schools
throughout the island, and may be required to
assist in the inspection of other secondary schools.
Qualifications: A Science degree of a uni-
tersity within the British Coinmonwealth, success-
ful experience in the school teaching of science,
and a broad knowledge of the teaching of science
at all levels of school education.
Appointment and Salary: The post is pen-
sionable with salary as follows :-
(a) with 1st or 2nd Class Honours or a second
degree obtained by examination-$4,560 x
192-$5,520 ;
(b) without 1st or 2nd Class Honours--,3,000
x 120-$3,360 : ,3,528 x 144-$4,392.
Salary is subject to deduction of 4 per annum
under the Widows' and Orphans' Pension Scheme
unless the officer is already a contributor tc a
Widows' and Orphans' Pension Scheme of
another Colony.
Leave and Leave Passages: Leave is grant-
ed in accordance with local regulations. Leave
passages for officer and, if married, for his wife
are payable every three -:nd half years in accord-
ance with the Civil Establishment (Leave Passages)
Order, 1952.
Passages: Cost of passages of officer and his
family on first appointment is payable up to a
maximum of $1,920.
Passage arrangements in respect of transferred
officer will be in accordance with Colonial Regu-
lations 87-92.
Applications stating age, educational background,
qualifications and teaching experience, together
with two recent testimonials, should be addressed
to the Director of Education, Public Buildings,
Bridgetown, to reach him not later than 30th
June, 1957.

$1,000 REWARD

A REWARD of $1,000 is offered to any person
Giving information leading directly to the
capture of Festus LEWIS, alias "Spider", alias
"Roy Haywood", alias "Matthew Haywood",
alias "Blows" of St. Pauls, Grenada, a labourer
and stevedore, wanted for Murder.

About 5 Ft. 8 Inches in height, stout build,
brown complexion, round and wrinkled face with
high cheek bones, scar on left cheek, mole on left
forearm, black and curly hair, gold capped teeth at
front of mouth, little finger missing on : left hand,,
and walks with rolling gait and chest up.
Information will be treated with the strictest

(Sgd) J. H. HOLLEY,
Chief of Police.
Police Headquarters,
St. George's,
Grenada, B. V. I.
6th February, 1957.


,ECTION 39i of Chapter 55 of the Laws of
Grenada, 1934, is hereby published for the-
general information of the public .-
WVhoever, knowing or having reason to,
believe that any person has committed or has
been convicted of any crime, aids conceals or
harbours the person, with the purpose of en-
abling him to avoid lawful arrest or the ex-
ecution of his sentence, shall, if the crime is
punishable with leath or with imprisonment
for ten years or upwards, be liable to imprison-
ment for five years, or shall if the crime is a
felony other thai aforsaid, he liable to im-
prisonment for two years, or shall, if the crime
is a misdemeanor, be liable to imprisonment
for six months.

Chief of PoliWe.


T IHE public is herebv notified that the enmoval
of sand from the beaches in the Parish of St.
George is prohibited, and permission will only be
granted to persons requiring sand on appiicatiou
in writing to the Superintendent of Public Works,
who ray specify the area from which removal may
be made.

A ;. Supt. of Public Works.
Public Works Departn ent,
St. George's,
27th April, 1957.


Protection of Birds and other Wild Life
Ordinance, 1956. No. 26 of 1956

THERE shall be a close season for each of the
wild birds enumerated in the Second Schedule
to the above mentioned Ordinance which repeals
and replaces the Birds and Fish Protection Ordin-
ance, Cap. 22; also for turtle and oysters : -

(a) for all such birds from 1st March to 31st
August. '.
(b) for oysters from 1st sMay to 30th
(c) for turtle from 1st June to 30th
To kill, wound, take or have in possession, or to
attempt to do so during close season, any bird (or
Seggs thereof), oysters or turtles, is an offence-
penalty of $100.

Chief of Police.



GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 11, 1957.-(No. 24.)

Grenada Volunteer Constabulary Training
Camp -1957.

MEMBERS of the St. George's, Gouyave,
Victoria and Sauteurs detachment of the
Grenada Volunteer Constabulary will be in Camp
at G. V. C. Headquarters, Tanteen from 27th
May to 9th June, 1957.
Members of the St. David's, Grenville, Bi'ch"
grove, Hermitage, Union, Grand Roy and Carriacou
Detachment of the G. V. C. will be in Camp at
G. V. C. Headquarters, Tanteen from 10th June
to 23rd June, 1957.
Employers are kindly requested to release any
member or members of the Constabulary in their
employ, for the purpose of attending the Training
Camp during the above mentioned periods.

(Sgd). J. H. HOLLEY, M. B. E.
Chief of Police.
Police Headquarters,
7th May, 1957.


Animal Husbandry Officer, Department of
Agriculture, British Honduras.

1. Appointment. The appointment, which is
non-pensionable, will be for a period of 3 years,
including leave, in the first instance. It will he
subject to a satisfactory medical examination as
well as to the Colonial Regulations and to the
General Orders of British Hondurrs in force for
the time being.
2. Salary. The salary scale is $3,120 x 120-
$3,240 x 150-$4,740. E.B. $4,920 x i8 $5,460
with entry at a point determined by any special
qualifications and experience. The current rate of
exchange of the 13H dollar is $4 equals 1 sterling.
Half salary will be paid from the date of (mbark-
ation, and full salary from the date of. arrival in
British Honduras.
3. Allowances. Travelling and subsistaace
allowances are payable at local rates for approved
travel on duty. Under the present Regulations
actual transport expenses are paid and subsistence
is at the rate of $2.50 a day for the first 6 days
and $2 thereafter.
4. Gratuity. On satisfactory completion of
the appointment the officer will be entitled to a
gratuity equal to 10% of the total salary drawn
during the period of engagement.
5. Quarters. A Government quarter will be
provided at Central Farm, the Headquarters of the
Agricultural Department. Rent is charged at the
rate of 71% of salary, subject to a maximum rate
of $480 a year. Heavy furniture is provided at a
rent of 6% a year of its total value.
6. Leave. Vacation leave on full salary will
be granted at the rate of 5 days for each completed
month of resident service, such leave to be taken

on the satisfactory completion of the period of
7. Passages. On first appointment free
passages will be provided for the officer, his wife
and children, not exceeding five persons in all.
On leave free passages will be provided for the
officer, his wife and two children. Children should
be under 18 years, unmarried and dependent on
the officer.
8. Medical Attendance. Free medical treat-
ment at Government Hospitals will be provided
for the officer. On admission to Hospital the
maintenance charge is at the rate of $2 a day.
9. Income Tax. The officer will be liable to
income tax in accordance with local rates.
10. Duties. The officer will be responsible to
the Director of Agriculture for livestock policy.
His duties will entail extensive travelling
amongst cattle producers. He may be called upon
to act for the Veterinary Officer when the latter is
on leave.
11. Qualifications. Practical experience of
tropical livestock improvement programmes, es-
pecially in cattle and pasture work.
A degree in Argriculture will be an added advan-
12. Method of application. Applications should
reach the Colonial Secretary, Belize by the 15th
of May, 1957.

EDUCATION-Bishops' High School for Girls
British Guiana. Vacancy for Mistress (Phy-
sical Education).

PPLICATIONS are invited from suitably
qualified persons for appointment, on con-
tract for 3 years, as Mistress (Physical Education),
Bishops' High School for Girls, with salary on
the scale $3048-$5760 per annum. A gratuity
of 221% of salary will be paid, in addition to salary,
in respect of each completed period of 3 months
satisfactory service. Initial salary will be comm-
ensurate with experience.
Duties: To teach all branches of Physical
Education in the school to pupils from nine to
nineteen years old. Games include hockey,
netball and tennis; gymnastic equipment will be
increased and facilities for teaching swimming
are proposed.
Qualifications: The Diploma of a recognized
College of Physical Education and suitable teach-
ing experience. Candidates should not be over
35 years of age.
General : Leave will be granted in accordance
with the Leave Regulations. On appointment
and on satisfactory completion of her period of
service, passages from and to the place of recruit-
ment will be paid for the officer. Applications
accompanied by two recent testimonials should
be addressed to the Chief Establishment Officer,
Public Buildings, Georgetown, British Guiana,
for delivery not later than 31st May, 1957. Appli-
cations received after that date will not be con-
sidered. Applicants already in the Public Service
must submit their applications through the normal


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 11, 1957.-(No 24.)

Notice To MYariners.

Admiralty Chart No. 2821.

MARINERS are herebv notified that the Port
SHand Chainnel Buoy of the St. George's
Harbour, charted in position 2O90 Fort George
Fixed Red Light 1780 feet, has been removed for
servicing. The position is temporarily marked by
an unliglted red barrel buoy.

Harbour Master.
3rd May, 1957.


In The Supreme Court 01 The Windward
Islands And Leeward Islands.

OTTICE is hereby given that a Session of tlhe
i 1 Supreme Court of the Windward Islands and
Leeward Islands at Grenada, in its Criminal
Jurisdiction, will be held *It the Cou -t Hou=e, in
the town of St. George's, on Tuesday the I1-lh day
of June, 1957, at 9.30 o'clock in the forenoon,
when and where all concerned and bound over to
prosecute or to give evidence cr summoned as
Jurors or Witnesscs are required to give their
personal attendance, and all officers who have
taken Innuisitions, Depositions, Examinitions,
Recognize inches or other papers cognizable by the
Court are required to return the same without
delay to this office.
Dated this 6th day of May, 1957.
Re!ilstrar, Supreme Court, Grenada.
Registrar's Office,
at. George's,
Grenada, B. \V. I.


M PPLICATIONS are invited from suitably
L qualified candidates for appointment to the
post of Headmaster, Dominica Grammar School,
particulars of which are as follows :--
1. Appointment: The posu is on the perman-
ent and pensionable establishment and the
appointment carries with it liability to transfer to
any post of equivalent status in the Windward
2. Salary : The salary is in the scale of
.' : ..) x 120-$1,560 per annum, plus a pension-
able pay addition of 20 per cent of salary. The
point of entry into the scale will be determined
according to the candidate's qualification and
3. Qualifications Required: Degree of a
recognized University.
4. Duties: Officer appointed will be required
to supervise a school of 260 boys ; Knowledge of
Games and all other extracurricular activities
associated with a Secondary School ; ie will be
required to take part in out of school activities ;
He will also be required to perform any other
duties which may be assigned to him from time to

5. QuartersQuarters uterare not provided.
6. Leave: The cllicer will ho eligible for
vacation leave at th( late of 45 days for each
completed period of 12 months resident service,
accumulating up to a maximumu m of 180 days.
7. Leave Passages : Leave passages will 1:e
provided in accordance with local General Orders.
8. General Information : The officer will be
subjected to the Colonial R'egulations, the Wind-
ward Islands Financial and Store Eules, the local
General Orders and suo siiary legislaljon in force
front time t3 tinm. G(overnient ofnici:ds are liable
to taxation imposed by local eiactminiits.
Applications containing full particul irs, including
qualifications and cxp(rience of applicant, shioulh
be forwarded to tlie iChef Secretary, Windwa rd
Islands, Grenada, to re:ch him no:t l:ier than the
6Oth 0May, 1957.

Health Department, Port Of Spain,
Trinidad, B. W. I.

Vacancy For Engineer, Health Department.

PPLIC.\TIONS are invited from persons with
I_ suitable expol'ience and qualifications for
appointment to the p< st of E1ngineer, HIealth
Department, Port of Sp.in, Trinidadi, B. W. I.
2. The duties of the p st will be --
(i) to be responsible 'or the satisfactory oper-
ation, maintenance rnd co-ordinaticn of the
engineering service's and activities, including
both mechanical nud electrical of all Heal; l
Department Insti utions and Units;
(ii) to design an d execute minor inrv works and
new works which lo not involve specialised
knowledge and ext erience
(iii) to be directly in charge (f the engineering
services oi the ma n hospital of the Depart-
icnt as so deteri' ned by tie Director of
Medical services ;
(iv) to supervise the carrying out of works and
engineering maint nance ; and
(v) to be responsible for keeping all records
needed for the effect e and etlicient control
of the engineering staff, plant, service and
Qualifications: Cand dates must have one of
the following qualification: or an equivalent quali-
fication -
Higher National Diploma in Mechanical Engine-
ering (See Note).
Higher National Certificate in M mechanical
Engineering (See Note).
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering of a Techni-
cal College recognized for thle award of the Higher
National Certificate (See Note).
Extra First-Class Certificate of Compe'ency in
Marine Engineering or Equivalent Naval Certificate
First Class Certificate of Competency in Marine
Engineering or equivalent Naval Certificate.
NOTE:- It is preferable that the Certificate
or Diploma offered by a candidate for
appointment should carry an endorsement
for Electrical Installations (distribution and
electrical apparatus).


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 11, 1957.--(No 24.) 217

Corporate Membership of the Institution of Civil of the value of any furniture supplied by tle
Engineers ; Government.
Corporate Membership of the Institution of 7. Passages: Free 1st Class passages to
Mech.inical Engineers; i Trinidad on appointment and return passage to
Corporate lMembership of the Institution of place of recruitment on satisfactory completion of
Electrical Engineers; the period of engagement for the oFficer and his
Corporate Membership of the Institution of family not exceeding five parsons in all, but no
Structural Engineers. lave passage.
4. Emoluments:- Te salary attached to Vacation Leave is granted at the rate of 43 days
the post is in the scale 83,600 x 120-4 3120 x '240 for each completely year of service.
--.i',l.1 but the point at which the succes-ful H. Medical Attention: Free X-ray examina-
applicant will enter, would be determined by his Lion and operative treatment are provide for the
experience and qualifications. officer only at Government Institutions. Free
5. Terms Of Appointment: The appoint- ibacit-eri'-. al and pathological services are
meant will be on agreement for tlire2 years in tlie provided fo:- tlie officer alone while an in-patient at
first instance, and is governed by the Colonial a Government Hospital.
Regulations, the local Civil Services Regulations Applications should be addressed to the Colonial
and Instructions. Travelling allowance is payable secretary, Trinidad, and Tobago, B. \V. I. on lhe
in accordance witl the provisions (f the Travelling prescribed forms obtainable from Poe-onnel
A !I.. ..... Regulations. Branch, Rod House, Port of Spain, to reach the
6. Quarters: Government quarters are not Secretariat not later than tlae 3]st of Ma/if, 19"7.
specifically provided, but these may be allo ate:i as wiL an indication of tie earliest date on which tle
they become available. When provided rent is candidate will be able to assume duties if selected.
payable at tlihe rate of 8"/ of thle officer's monthly Copies of Testimonials (not oriOiwils) an1 satis-
salary, subject to a maximum rental of 8.j000 factory evidence of qualifications must accompany
(B. W. Currency) per month plus 5o per annum every application.


Air Mail Services.

EFFECTIVE Wedrnesday, May 1st, 1!57, AIR MAILS will Ie closed at (A) General Post Office
ani (B) Grenville Post Office respectively, as hereunder.



Tuesday 0.3





Saturday 1

(Cancelling all previous schedules).
Closing Time. Destinations.

steered Unregistered
ail. lMail.
r Aruba, Bermuda, Curacao, Great Britain, Europe, U.S.A.,
0 a.m. 10.30 a.m. Trinidad & Intransits, Dominica, St. Vincent, Britihl
L Guiana, Jamaica.
f ritish Guiana, British Honduras, Bermuda, Jamaica, Art:la,
0 '.m. 11.00 a.m. Curacao, Great Britain & Europe, U.S.A., Trinidad an I
S ntransits.
2 p.m. 3 p.m. Antigua, Barbados, Guadeloupe, St. Lucia.
f British Guiana, Jamaica, Aruba, Curacao, Great Britain and
0 a.m. 11 a.m. i Europe, U.S.A. and Possessions, Trinidad and Intransits.
I B]arbados, and Dominica via Barbados.
Antigua, Barbados, Martinique, St. Lucia, Aruba, Curacao,
0 a m, 11.00 a.m. Great Britain & Europe, U.S.A., St. Kitts, Trinidad and
( Intransits.


Tuesday 11.0C a.m.
Wednesday 11.00 a.m.
2. 0 p.m.
Friday 1.00 p.m.
Saturday 11.00 a.m.

11.:J0 a.m.
11.30 a.m.
3.00 p.m.
1.30 p.m.
11.30 a.m.

Barbados and St. Lucia.
Trinida(n, Barbados, and St. Lucia.

(Sgd.) M. W. IIAYLING,
Acting Colonial Postmaster.
General Post Office,
Grenada, B.W.I.,
3rd May, 1957.

N.B.-Intransits include all places where a direct mail is not closed in Grenada.


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 11, 1957.-(No. 24.)

Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.

NOTICE is given that Area Meetings of the Association will be held on the following dates and
places for the purpose of discussing the undermentioned Agenda and electing delegates to attend
the next General Meeting of the Association:-

Area. Date 1957. Place Time.

St. Andrew's ... 13th May New G.C.N.A. Building 4.30 p.m.
St. Patrick's ... 13th do. Anglican School 5.00 p.tr.
St. David's ... 14th do. St. David's R.C. School 5.00 p.m.
St. Mark's ... 14th do. Anglican School 7.00 p.m.
St. John's ... 15th do. Grand Roy Govt. School 5.00 p.m.
St. George's ... 15th do. Be ulieu B.C. School 6.00 p.m.

Agenda for General Meeting of the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association to be held at
the Rooms of the Chamber of Commerce, Carenage, St. George's on Thursday 30th
May, 1957 at 2 p.m.

1. Minutes of the last General Meeting.
2. Report of the Nutmeg Board.
3. Matters arising from Area Meetings.
4. Financial Statement for half-year 31st December, 1956.
5. Election of six (6) members to serve on the Nutmeg Board.
6. General Business.

29th April, 1957.


Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.

Effective from 14th January, 1957,
Current Advances for Nutmegs and Mace are as follow:


Green Nutmegs

Dry do.

Crbcked Grinders

Dried Whole Mace

Dried Broken Mace

Mace Pickings


25 Cents

38 do.

12 do.


60 Cents.

30 do,


Date fixed: 7th January, 1957.


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 11, 1957.-(No. 24.) 21il


TfllIERE will be a sitting of Ithe Supreme Court at Grenada in its Original and Summary Jurisdiction
I commencing on Tuesday 14th Mar/, 1957, at 9.:0 a.m. The following matters have been set
down for hearing:-

14th May, 1957.

Princess Simon
Oswald Moxley Gibbs
P. A. Tannis
Mclntyre Bros.
Hankeys Ltd.
Hankeys Ltd.
E. W. Gittens
Garnett Joseph

15th May, 1957.
Matilda Francois
F. M. Henry

... as.
... Vs.

P.a ties

George D. Thomas
Aibdul Rahim
Ralph Lendore
Jane Joseph
Leonard Taylor
Marcus Hiuds
The Caribbean Publishing Co.
Loretta Noel

Lennox E. Archibald
Chamberlain Joseph et al

No of Suit

... 9/50s
... 33/51s
... 54/51s
... 4/57
... 49/57S
... 53/57s
... 14/560
... 149/550

... 80/5-o
... 171/560

Ilegist ar Supreme Court.

220 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 11, 1957.-(No. 24.)

30th, April, 1937.
HE following memorandum on the subject of Cort-of-Living Index Fiures, in so far as the agri-
S cultural labourers are concerned, is published for general information.
Acting Labour Commissioner.


The Cost-of-Living Index for all items at the end of April, 1957, was 296, and the
following table shows the Cost-of-Living Index Figures at the end of each month as conomared with
the basic year (August, 1939) taken as 100:-

ear Jan. Feb. March April May June July Aug. Sep. Oct. Nov. t)c.

1939 ... ... ..100 ... ...
1942 ... .- .. ... ... ... ... ... ... .. 173 173
1943 17 3 174 175 172 169 171 171 172 173 167 169 169
j944 168 167 17 172 176 177 178 179 178 179 17 179
1945 180 181 181 182 182 183 180 180 179 180 I~0 181
1946 184 182 182 182 182 182 184 184 184 188 190 190
1%47 190 190 195 195 196 199 199 204 208 204 206 206
1948 210 210 210 212 2 12 213 20 09 20 208 206 206 206
1949 '206 206 06 20.5 205 205 204 204 204 213 213 220
1950 220 220 220 220 220 220 i 220 220 219 215 216 i 16
1951 '216 '216 217 220 232 235 277 277 258 25- 262 2;3
1952 264 271 272 272 272 272 287 284 284 4 2S4 284
1953 289 289 289 290 291 291 291 291 290 289 289 289
1954 290 290 290 290 290 291 291 291 291 291 29!1 291
1955 291 292 292 292 291 291 291 291 288 288 288 288
1956 290 290 0 290 290 295 29 293 292 293 294 "91
1957 294 294 294 296i .... ...

Statistics for April, 1957.
All items ... ... 196%
Food only ... ... 216%
Food : The average level of retail prices of those articles taken into account in the food group
was 4.7 points higher than at 31st March, 1957, and 216%o higher than at 1939. This increase was
due to increases in the retail prices of Cereals, Salt Fish and Salt Meat.
Rent: There was no change recorded in the general level of the agricultural labourers' rents.
Fuel and Cleaning: There was no change in the figures for this class during the period under
review. The increase of 139% on the 1939 prices shown in the figure for 31st March, 1957, remained
Clothing: Informatior collected from retailers indicated that at 30th April, 1957, the average
level of retail prices of clothing of the kinds generally bought by Agricultural labourers was 7.9 points
lower than at 31st March, 1957, and 182 '6 higher than at 1939. This decrease was due to decreases
in the retail prices Zephyr.
All Others : There was no change in the prices of the articles under this group. The increase
of 112% on the 1939 prices shown in the figure for 31st March, remained unchanged.
All Items: If the average changes in the cost of all the foregoing items are combined in sacord-
ance with their relative importance in the 1939 agricultural laboureri' family expenditure, the resultant
general average increase at 30th April, 1957, was 2 points higher than at 31st March, 1957, and 196%
higher than at 1939.

GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY 11, 1957,-(No, 24.)



Notice of Application for Loan.


TAKE NOTICE THAT the persons whose names appear hereunder claim to be respectively the owners
in fee simple in possession of the land described and have applied to the Central Agricultural Rehabi-
litation Committee, St. George's, Grenada, for a loan on security of a mortgage of the said land, and that
it is proposed to accept such Mortgage in reliance on the provisions of the above-mentioned Ordinance.
AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE THAT a representative of the Committee will attend on the said land at
the times and on the days shown for the purpose of viewing the land, checking the boundaries that may
be stated by any person :-

Name and Address
of Applicant

George Nicholas,
St. Patrick's

Cail elii ne Augustine,
,La Taste,

Beat rice .l osphil,
St. Patrick's

Elizabeth Philbert,
St. Patrick's

Urias Bubb,
St. Andrew's.

Date of

Description of land

15. 4. 57 A lot of land containing 2 roods and
22 poles situate at Duquesne, St.
Patrick's boun:ied-
North by lands of Horsford Frame,
Etast by lands of (jartield Logie,
South by lands of Malswill Pascall,
\Vest by lands of Leninard Lewis.

3. 4.7 A lot of land containing 1 rood and
13 poles situate at Hermitage, St.
Patrick's, bounded-
North by lands of Abel Thomas,
i.ast by lInds of Maud Johln, South
by the Public Ro ad, \\est by lands of
Annie .Johl:.

1. 4. 57 \A ht of landlcontaining f acre situate
at Hermi tage, St. Patrick's, bounded--
North by lands of Mrs. Brave Geoige
East by lands of John Charles
South by lands of Matthias Simon
West by lands of Mrs. Coteau George.

1. 1. 57 A lot of land containing k acre situate
at Tricolor, St. Patrick's, hounded-
North by lands of Marie Thompson
East by lands of Stephen John
South by lands of Gussie Cato
West by lands of Mrs. Henry Charles.

1S I 1. (56

A lot of land containing 2 acres situate
at St. Cyr Mountain, St. Andrew's,
North by lands of Saville Phlillilp
East by lands of Precious Rodney
South by lands of Rufus Douglas
West by lands of Elias Henry.

Time and Date
of Inspection

9.00 a.m. on the
15th May, 1957.

9.00 a.m1. on the
15th May, 1957.

9.00 a.m. on the
13th May, 1957.

9.00 a.m. on the
15tb May, 1957.

9.00 a.m. on the
15th May, 1957.

Sad May, 1957.


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, MAY ii 1357.-(No. 24.)


Notice of Application for Loan.

TAKE Notice that the persons whose names appear hereunder claim to be respectively the owners
in fee simple in possession of the land described and have applied to the Central Agricultural Rehabili-
tation Committee, St. George's, Grenada, for a loan on security of a mortgage of the said land, and
that it is proposed to accept such mortgage in reliance on the provisions of the abovementioned
AND further take notice that a representative of the Committee will attend on the said land at the
times and on the days shown for the purpose of viewing the land, checking the boundaries that may be
stated by any person,

Name and Address
of Applicant

Mary Ferguson

Beatrice Edward

Leonora McDonald

Angelina Calliste

Catherine Baptiste

8th May, 1957.

Date of

Description of land

13. 12. 56. A lot of land containing 2 acres 2 roods
and 20 poles situate at Morne Jaloux,
St. John's, bounded :
North by lands of Massiah 1'. Fran-
cisco; East by lands of Charles H.
Francisco; 1'outh by the Public By-
way; West by lands of IRachael

18. 4. 57. A lot of land containing (A) acre situate
at Mt. Rose. St Patrick's bounded:-
North by lands of Mt. Rose Estate
(Percival Campbell, Manager)
East by lands of Elizabeth Belfon
South by lands of Plains Estate
(George Kent-Manager)
West by lands of Fred Frederick.

3. 4. 57. A lot of land containing i acre situate at
Hermitage, St. Patrick's, bounded: -
North by lands of Mrs. Cuba Baptiste
East by lands of Julie Hannibal
South by lands of Mrs. Catherine
George; West by lands of Jimmey

25. 4. 57. A lot of land containing one and a half
(1j) acres situate at Hope, St. An-
drew's, bounded :-
North by lands of Stephen Belfon
South and East by lands of Denis
Henry and West by lands of Charles

29. 3. 57. A lot of land containing half (i' acre
situate at Felix Park, St. Andrew's,
North by lands of Elaine Mason
East by lands of Henry Bartholemew
South by lands of Agatha Mitchell
West by lands of Catherine Baptiste.

Time and Date
of Inspection

9.00 a.m. on the
23rd May, 1957.

9.00 a.m. on the
23rd May, 1957.

9.00 a.m. on the
23rd May, 1957.

9.00 a.m. an the
23rd May, 1957.

9.00 a.m. on the
23rd May, 1957.



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