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VOL. 75.: SAINT GEORGE'S, TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 1957.. [No. 48.
B!, His E'ceCllecy COLVILLE MONTGOMERY DEVERELL, Knight Commander
of the Most Distinyuished Order of Saint Micluhr and Saint George,
Conmmander of the R-oyal Victorian Order, !'... of the Most Excellent
Order of the Briti:sh Empire, Governor and Commande r-in-Chief in and
SL.S. ver the Windward Islands, comprising. the Islands of Grenada, Saint
SVincent, Saint Lucia and Dovminica, and their Dependencies.
C. M. DEVERELL,
CAROL WALTER JOHN BRISTOL, Esquire,
AINSLEY LEVERETT DOPWELL, Esquire,
BERTHIER GITTENS, Esquire,
Miss LOUISE ROWLEY.
~TfHEBREAS it is provided by Section 2 of the Commissions of Enquiry Ordinance, Chapter 16 of the
S Revised 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
whi :h an enquiry would in the opinion of the Governor be for the public welfare:
AND WHEREAS it has been represented to me that certain irregularities have been committed in
the Public Works Department with regard to the local purchase of materials :
AND WHEREAS it is expedient to enquire into and report upon the following questions:-
(a) whether the orders upon which the claims are based were filled;
(b) on what authority (if any) were the orders made;
(c) were the materials supplied or any of them received for or on behalf of the public service;
(d) the reasons for the non-payments of claims appearing on the attached list;
and to make recommendations.
AND WHEREAS it is expedient that for the abovementioned purposes a Commission should be
issued under the provisions of the Commissions of Enquiry Ordinance (Cap. 46).
NOW KNOW YE THAT I COLVILLE MONTGOMERY DEVERELL, Governor as aforesaid,
reposing full confidence in your zeal, discretion and ability, do appoint you the said CAROL WALTER
JuOH BURIsTOL, AINSLEY LEVERETT DOPWELL, BERTHIER GITTENS and LOUISE ROWLEY to be
the Commissioners under the said Ordinance to make diligent enquiries into and report upon all facts
relating to the matters set out above.
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, SEPTEMBER 24, 1957.-(No
AND I DIRECT THAT you the said CAROL WALTER JOHN BRISTOL shall be Chairman of the
AND I FURTHER DIRECT that you the said Commissioners in your report make recommenda-
tions for the improvement or remedying of such situations in regard to the subjects of the inquiry as in
your opinion are in need of improvement.
AND I FURTHER DIRECT that the said enquiry shall be made on such days and at such places
as you the Commissioners shall deem proper and necessary and that you shall make such report and
recommendations in the premises as may to you seem fit, with all convenient speed.
AND I FURTHER DIRECT that the first meeting of the Commiission bo held in public rand the
other meetings in public or in private as you the Commissioners in your discretion shall think fit.
AND I DO HEREBY APPOINT EGNOL EDWIN HUNTE to be the Secretary of the Commission
to attend the meetings and generally to perform such duties as Secretary as are prescribed by law.
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 to their several powers and abilities they be aiding
and assisting you in tlh execution of this your Commission.
GIVEN under my hand and the Public Seal of the Colony at Government House,
in the said Colony, this 23rd day of September One thousand nine hundred
and fifty-seven and in the Sixth Year of the reign of Her Majesty QUEEN
ELIZABETH THE SECOND.
J. M. LLOYD,
PFI'l,\EI) blY TtHi~ &OVEENMENT PRINTER AT T111 GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE