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Title: Government gazette
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Language: English
Creator: Grenada
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Place of Publication: St George's Grenada
Publication Date: December 24, 1959
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GRENADA.


Government Gazette.

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VOL. 77.] SAINT GEORGE'S, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1959. [No. 71.


GOVERNMENT NOTICE.


ACTING APPOINTMENT.
No. 354.
CONSEQUENT upon the appointment of Mr. L.
COOLS-LARTIGUE, O.B.E., to be Governor's
Deputy, Mr. G. S. DABREO, Labour Adviser,
Windward Islands, has been appointed to act
Chief Secretary, Windward Islands from 16th to
31st December, 1959.
P.F. 118.

By Command,

LAURISTON F. WILSON,
Government Secretary.
Government Office,
24th December, 1959.


NOTICE.

Article 83 (2) of The Constitution
of The West Indies.

PURSUANT to the provisions of paragraph 2 of
Article 83 of the Constitution of The West
Indies, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN by the
Governor in Council that the Legislative Council
of Grenada has, by resolution passed the 19th day
of November, 1958, approved the conferment on
the Federal Supreme Court by the Federal
Supreme Court Regulations, 1958, of jurisdiction to
hear and determine appeals in criminal matters
from the Supreme Court of the Windward Islands
and Leeward Islands.
Dated the 14th day of December, 1959.


DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES.

POST OFFICE.

Christmas Schedule.

DURING the Xmas and New Year Holidays the
following will be the itinerary of the Mail
and Passenger Boat Faithful Star":-
(a) Leaves St. George's 11.00 a.m. Thursday,
24th December, instead of Saturday 26th,
and returns Mcraday :8th December, leaving
Carriacou 12.00 noon.
(b) Leaves St. George's, Thursday 31st Becember,
11.00 a.m. for Carriacou.

M. W. HAYLING,
Colonial Postmaster.
General Post Office,
St. George's,
14th December, 1959.

Issue of Warrants Under the Taxes Manage-
ment Ordinance (Cap. 221).

OTICE is hereby given that, under the author-
1 ity of Section 42 of the Taxes Management
Ordinance, warrants will be issued to the several
bailiffs for recovery of all taxes due for the year
1959 and previousyears, together with the fines
due thereon, which may be unpaid after the 31st
December, 1959.

F. A. PHILLIP,
Acting Financial Secretary.


H. LINDO, The Treasury,
Acting Governor. 14th December, 1959.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 24, 1959.-(No. 71.)


NOTICE.

N accordance with section 103 df the 'Customs
Laws, Cap. 58, page 797, it, is hereby notified
for general information that the 'ndermeitioljed
articles were seized at the Port 8f Grenville, 'St.'
Andrew's, on the 28th Nove~b6r, 1965, for a
breach of the Customs Laws
One (1) Sloop Diana Star"
Thirty-oie (31) bottles Royal Reserve Rum.

F. R. 'PHILLIP,
Acling Financial secretary .

Treasury and Customs Depart'nent,
St. George's,
2nd December, 1959.


TREASURY.

THE MOTOR VEHICLES AND ROAD
TRAFFIC ORDINANCE, 1938.

"nspdecion bf"Mbtor Vehfibls fbr tie'hlf-yBr
ending -Oth-June, 1960.

Regulation 22 'df he l'Itfor Vehicles
and Road Traffic Regulations, 1938.

OWNERS of Public Servi2e Vehicles (including
Motor Omnibuses and Hiring Cars) Goods
Vehicles and Trailers, are hereby notified that the
half-year inspection of these vehicles will commence
as follows :-

St. George's Fire Station :
Wednesday 2nd December,' 1959.
Wednesday 9th December, 1959.
Wednesday 16th I)ecember, 1959.
Wednesday 23rd December, 1959.
\Vednesday 30tir December, 1359.
From .00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m.'daily.

Police Station Giren ille :
Thursday 3rd December, 1959.
Thursday 10th December, 1959.
Thursday 17th I'ecember, 1959.
Thur-day 7th January, 1960.
From 9.00 a.m. to 3.CO p.m. daily.

Police Station Sauteurs :
Friday 4th December, 1959.
Friday llth December. 1959.
Friday 18th December, 1959.
Fro n 9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. daily.

Police Station Victoria :
Tuesday 1st Decemher, 1959.
Tuesday 15th december, 1959.
Tuesday 29th December, 1959.
From 9.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. daily.

Police Station Gouyare :
Monday 7th December, 1959.
Monday 21st December, 1959.
Monday 28th Pecember, 1959.


Frcm 9.0 'a.m. to 3.00 p.m. daily.

'Police S- io,,r St. D)aid's:
Tuesday 8th :December, 1959.
Io'dWay 14th december, 1959.
T-lesdJa. 2i2fr Deeember, 1959.
-r6'Sri 9.00 a.n. to 3.00 p.m. daily.

'Polie Station ('idrriaeou:
'Monday-11'th to Friday 15th January, 1960.
'F~o6m 9-.00 a.m. to 3.00 p.m. daily.
Owners of such vehicles are advised to pay
inspection fees from now onwards at their respec-
tive'District Revenue Offices and then approach
the Inspector of Motor Vehicles at the Traffic
Branch, New Fire Station, in advance with a view
to effecting any alterations that may be necessary
to' comply with the provisions of the Motor Vehicles
and Road Traffic Ordinance, 1938, and of the
Regulations made thereunder.
Vehicles must be presented in a thoroughly clean
condition, and must have been recently overhauled.
The body and wings. axle, chassis, frame, steering
arms, springs, trackrods, brake connections,
"shackles, hblts, nUts,' sIplit pins, engine, engine
shield and cnse, clutch, gearbox, magneto or coil,
air filter, carburettor and all working parts must
be cleaned''in 6ider to admit of proper examination.
Dust covers, if used, must be removed before pre-
sentation in order to admit of an examination
being made in full. All split pins, etc., must be
clearly exposed, also chassis and engine numbers.
Drivers' seats must be securely fastened so that
the driver can have prop-r control over the vehicle.
Spot lights, musical horns, -nd -whistles are strictly
prohibited. Each vehicle must have its tare and
maximum- gross weight painted in white figures not
less than 2i inches in height upon a black ground
in a conspicuous place on the right or offside of
the vehicle.
The Registered Identification marks on all
vehicles munt conform to provisions of Regulations
7, 8 and 9 and the Second Schedule to the Regula-
tions, No. 35 of 1958, and be in such a condition
as to render each letter or figure readily dis-
tinguishable. The attention of owners of Motor
Omnibuses and Goods Vehicles is specially directed
to Regulation 23 (11) (a) regarding the position of
front lamps. Spot lights will not be allowed ex-
cept with the written approval of the Licensing
Authority.
The attention of the owners of Hiring cars and
Motor Omnibuses is directed to the Motor' Vehicles
and Road Traffic (AmTendfientY Regulation.?, No. 6
of 1944, as amended by- the Motor Vehicles and
Road Traffic (.\mendmeut No. 2) Regulations,
No: 70 of 1946, which require that printed copies
of the 'Iraiffs of Maximum Fares be displayed in
such Vehicles. These are now available and may
be purchased at the Treasury, St. George's, and at
any District Revenue Ofice, at 4 cents per copy.
Vehicles which have been found by the Inspector
to have defects must not be used on tle roads
until they have been issued with a Certificate,
certifying that the vehicles may be duly licensed.

F. R. PHILLIP,
Acting Financial Secret, ry,


Licensingj Authorlty.


31st October, 1959.


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GOVERNME NT GAZETTE, ,DECEMBER 24, 1959.-(No. 71.)


NOTICE.

CUSTOMS WAREHOUSE CARRIACOU.

1N exercise of the power vested in me as Financial
Secretary by section 21 of the Customs Ordir -
ance, Cap 58, 1 hereby reappcint the Warehouse at
Hillsborough (which was closed as a result of
destruction by I hurricane Janet' in 1955) for ware-
housing all goods (except such as fail within the
provisions of section 23 of the said Ordinance)
imported without payment of duty on the first
entry- thereof,' from' the 1st day of'December, 1959.

F. R. PHILLIP,
Acting Financial Secretary.

Treasury and Customs Department,
Grenada,
30th' November, 1959.




NOTICE TO .IMPORTERS.

Open Licence for -Imports, from the
Scheduled -Teriritories.

IN exercise of the powers conferred on him b\;
Regulation 2 (11) of the Supolies Control
Regulations S.R. & 0. No. 12 of 1959, the. Con-
troller of Supplies hereby gives notice that the
following items have been added to the Schedule of
Exceptions contained in paragraph 2 of the Open
Licence for Imports for the Scheduled Territori s,
published in the Government Gazette of 18th'July,
1959.
Explosives
Fireworks.

2.1The effect of this notice is to bring the
importation of exp'osives and fireworks under
import control. Tnese items will therefore need t
licence to import before the order is placed.
3. This notice comes into effect from 17th
December, 1959.
A. D. MITCHELL,
Controller of Supplies.
Coi.trol Office,
Grenada,
-16th 1 december, 1i59.



NOTICE.

.Dark. Crystal Sugar.

LICENCES have been granted for the importation
of up to a total of 6 0 tons of dark crystal
sugar to meet the shortfall in local production.
S\Vith effect from.15th December, 1959, import-
ation of this type of sugar or the equivalent grade
of yellow crystal sugar will be allowed either duty
free or duty paid at such rate, subject to further
check by the Collector of Customs, as will allow it
to be sold at the same price as locally manufactur-
ed dark crystal sugar if delivered ex wharf. That


is at S 4.31 per bag of 234 Ibs- To the extent
possible it would be preferable for manufacturers'
representatives to place orders in bulk in the
interest, of economy.

A. D. MITCHELL,
Controller of Supplies.

Control Office,
8th December, 1959.
C. 328 II


'REGISTRATION NOTICE.

THE Happy Hill Co-operative Credit Union Ltd.,
is this day registered as a Co-operative Society
tinder the provisions of the Co-operative Societies
Ordinance,'No. 15 of 1955.
Dated this.9th day of:December, 1959.

C. A. MARTINEAU,
Begistrar of Co-operatives.

.17th December, 1959.
M.P. 978 A VI.


NOTICECE.

UNDER the authority of Section 55 of the
Co-operative Societies Ordinance, No. 15 of
1955, the Governor has seen fit to remit (a) Stamp
duty and (b) Registration fees in the case of Happy
Hill Co-operative Credit Union Ltd., registered
under the aforesaid Ordinance.

C. A. MARTINEAU,
Registrar of Co'operatives.

17th December, 1959.
M.P. No. 978 A vi.


:DISTRICT'BOARD NOTICE.

BYEaELECTION.


rIiHE public is hereby notified that the seat of an
- elected member of the. St. George's D)istrict
Board has become vacant by virtue of his breach
of Sec. 11 (2) of the District Boards Ordinance.
The vacancy will be filled by a bye-election a
poll for which will he taken on. Thursday the. 7th
day of January, 1960 at York House in the Town
of Saint George, between 12 noon and 5.00 p.m.
I will attend at my office onr the 28th day of
December, 1959% between the hours of 12.00 noon
and 2.00. p.m. to receive, nominations of candidates
for the said bye-election.

','K. L. SYLVESTER,
Secretary and Returning Officer,

Grenville Street,
St. George's,
14th December, 1959.













GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 24, t959. -(No. 71.)


NOTICE.

TIlE public is hereby notified that a vacar
exists in the membership of the St. Georg
District Board, caused by the non-attendance of
elected member at meetings, in accordance w
the District Boards Ordinance.
District Board's Office,
St. George's,
10th December, 1959.
K. L. SYLVESTER,
Secretary


UNDER THE BOUNDARIES SETTLEMENT ORDINANI

N pursuance of section 21 (2) of the abc
Ordinance I HEREBY give notice that a cc
of the diagram and report of Norris R. Williar
Assistant Surveyor. P.W.I)., of a survey made
the request of Mrs Fedora Castle of a lot of la
situate at Vendome in the parish of Saint Geor
the property of Mr. Irvin Thomas and M
Fedora Castle has been lodged in the Office of t
Registrar cf the Supreme Court of the Windwa
Islands and Leeward Islands at Grenada.
Dated this 9th day of December, 1959.

WINSTON F. CENAC,
Chief Registrar, Supreme Court.
Registrar's Office,
St. George's,
Grenada, W. 1.


GOVERNMENT NOTICE.

Vacant Post of Mechanical Engineer,
Waterworks Department, Barbados.



A PPLIC ATIONS are invited for appointment
T the above post.
Qualifications : Corporate Membership of t
Institution of Mechanical Engineers or cquivalc
qualification. Candidates should preferably ha
had at least five years' experience in the installati
and maintenance of pumping machinery power
by electric, steam and diesel engines.


Passages: Passages of officer and family are
payable on first appointment up to a limit of $1,920.
Leave passages for officer and wife are payable
every 31 years.
Duties : The officer will be responsible for the
operation and maintenance of the Government
pumping machinery at the several pumping stat-
ions which includes electric, steam and diesel units.
Applications stating age, qualifications and ex-
perience, and accompanied by two recent testi-
monials, should be addressed to the Chief Sec-
retary, Government Headquarters, Bay Street, Bar-
baos, to reach him not later than 31st December,
1959.


NOTICE.


os, Vacant Post of Headmaster (Graduate)
at The Grammar School, St. Vincent.
nd
rge
rs.
he A PPLICATIONS are invited for appointment to
,rd 1L the vacant post of Ieadmaster, The Grammar
School, St. Vincent.
Appointment: The School is a Government
Institution. The post is pensionable. The officer
will be subject to Colonial Regulations and
Local General Orders for the time being in force
in so far as they are applicable. The appointment
will be subject to medical fitness, and will be on
probation for a period of one year in the first
instance
Salary : The salary of the post is in the scale
$4,608 x $144-$5,472 Ier anrum. The point of
entry into the salary scale will be determined
according to the qualifications and experience of
the candidate.
Qualifications: Applicants should possess a
Degree of a University within the British Common-
wealth, and must have had experience of teaching
in a Secondary School.
to Quarters : Quarters are not provided.
Passages: Free first class passages to St
he Vincent will be provided on first appointment for
ant the Officer, his wife and children not exceeding five
've persons in all; children should be under 18 years'
on of age, unmarried and dependent on the Officer.
aed
Leave and Leave Passage : Vacation leave


on full pay will be granted In accordance with
Appointment and Salary : The post is local regulations.
pensionable with salary in the scale $4,560 x 192-
5,520 x 240-6,240 (Q.B.) 6,720 x 480 x 7,200 per Medical Attention : Free Medical attention
annum plus a temporary C.O.L.A. of $108 per and medicines are not provided.
annum. Point of entry into scale will be deter- Taxation: All Government Offisers are liable
mined in the light of qualifications and experience to taxation imposed by local legislation.
of the successful candidate. Salary is subject to
deduction of 4% per annum under the Widows' Applications giving full particulars, qualifications
and Orphans' Pension Scheme. Appointment is and experience of the applicant, and accompanied
subject to medical fitness and two years probation. by three testimonials (which will not be returned)
A loan is obtainable towards the purchase of a should be addressed to the Chief Secretary, St.
motor vehicle and travelling allowance is payable Vincent, and should reach him not later than 9th
in accordance with local rates. January, 1960.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 24, 1959.-(No. 71.)


553


LABOUR DEPARTMENT,
GRENADA, W. I.
17th December, 1959.
T E following memorandum on the subject of Cost-of-Living Index Figures, in so far as agricultural
workers are concerned, is published for general information.
The index was revised in June, 1957, and is shown hereunder as a new series.

JOHN R. DA BREO,
Labour Commissioner.


COST OF LIVING INDEX FOR THE MONTH OF NOVEMBER, 1959.


The revised Cost-of-LivinR In iex for all item; for the month of November, 1959, is 105.3, a rise
of 5.3 points over the base figure for June, 1957, taken as 100.
The following table shows the Cost-of-Living Index Figures at the end of each m7nih up to June,
1957, as compared with the base year August, 1939, taken as 100; as well as tbe figures in the new
series with the base at June taken as 100:-


Year Jan.


19.9
1942 ...
91:i 173
1944 I G8
1945 1 HO
1946 184
1947 190
194d 10
1949) 206
1950 220
1951 216
1952 264
1953 289
1954 290
1955 291
1956 290
1957 291

1958 -i 101
1959 104
1


Feb. March




174 175
167 167
181 181
182 182
190 195
210 210
206 206
220 220
216 217
271 272
289 289
290 290
292 292
290 290
294 294

102 102
104 104 1


Food: There were no changes in the retail prices of the items in the this group.


Like October,


1959 the group index figure remained unchanged at 105.3.
Clothing: During the period under review there was a decrease in the retail prices of
Brassieres which outweighed an increase in the price of Men's Felt fats and resulted in a decrease of
0.6 or a point below the figure for October, 1959. The group index figure is now 109.2.
Fuel and Cleaning: There were no changes in the retail prices of the items in this group. Like
October, 1959, the group index figure remained unchanged at 100.
Drink and Tobacco: There were no changes in the retail prices of the items in this group.
The October, 1959 group index figure of 100 therefore remained unchanged.
Miscellaneous Due to a decrease in the retail price of Dinner (Flowered edge) Ware Plates the
index figure for this group fell by 2.7 points below the figure for October, 1959. The group index figure
is now 113.3.


May June


Sept. Oct.


Nov.


April




172
172
182
182
195
212
205
220
220
272
290


100

172
179
184
184
204
209
204
220
277
284
290
291
291
293

100
103
105


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554 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 24, 1959.--(No..71.)

NOTICE.

Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Associatior.

Effective from 15th December, 1958,
Current Advances for Nutmegs and Mace are as follows:

GRADES Advances


Green Nutmegs

Dry do.

:Grrqdqrs

Dried Whole Mace

Dried Broken Mace

Mace Pickings


25 Cents per lb.


38

12

$1.20

60

30


do.

do.

do.

Cents.

do.


R. RENWICK,
Date fixed: 8th December 1958. -Seretary.











































GRENADA.

PRINTED BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER, At THB GOVERNMENT PRINTING O(F:b-,,.
ST. GEORdB'S,
1959.




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