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GR, ENADA


Government Gazette.


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VoL. 78. SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, JULY 23, 1960. [No. 41.

GOVERNMENT NOTICES
No. 272.
SHE following is published for general information :-
LAURISTON F. WILSON,
Assistant Secretary to Government.

His Honour The Administrator has appointed the following as members of an Investigating Com-
mittee on the Public Works Department:-
Mr. F. R. PHILLIP, Accountant General,
Mr. L. F. WILSON, Assistant Secretary to Government,
Mr. C. L. SCIPIO, Secretary.
The terms of reference of the Committee are as follows:-
To enquire into and report on the general administration of the Public Works Department
with particular reference to-
(a) accounting procedure and control in respect of voted expenditure;
(b) control of expenditure on and payments in respect of work given out on
contract;
(c) wasteful expenditure in relation to the use of materials and method of applica-
tion of materials on the road;
and to make recommendations.

His Honour The Administrator has appointed the following as members of an Investigating Com-
mittee on the Public Works Department :-
Mr. N. E. VENNER,
Mr. B, B. GITTENS,
Mr. L. F. WILSON (jr.) Secretary.
The terms of reference of the Committee are as follows :-
To enquire into and report on Public Works Department stores, accounting and control
with particular reference to-
(a) Handing-over procedure;
(b) reasons for shortages recently discovered;
and to make recommendations.
Persons who desire to give evidence before the Committecs or to submit memoranda are invited to
communicate with the Secretaries to the Investigating Committee before 26th July, 1960.








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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JULY 23, 1960.-(No. 41.)


APPOINTMENTS
No. 273.
M1RS. CICELY LOWHAR, Class II Clerk, General
11 Post Office, has been appointed Class I Clerk,
General Post Office, with effect from 1st April,
1960.
P.F. 421.
23rd July, 1960.

No. 274.
MR. E. M. ROBERTS, Class II Clerk, Adminis-
trator's Office, has been appointed Class I
Clerk, Administrator's Office, with effect from 1st
July, 1960.

P.F. 906.
23rd July, 1960.

No. 275.
MR. R. C. J. PITT, Class II Clerk, Education
Office, has been appointed Class I Clerk,
Revenue Office, Grenville, with effect from 18th
July, 1960.
P.F. 539.
23rd July, 1960.

No. 276.
R. ARTHUR WILSON has been appointed to act
as Assistant Superintendent of Prisons, with
effect from 8th July, 1960 and until further notice,
and to act as Superintendent of Prisons during the
absence of the Superintendent on an observation
tour in Barbados, with effect from 10th, July, 1960.
Administrator's Office,
St. George's,
M.P. NO. C. 668.
19th July, 1960.



CONFIRMATION OF APPOINTMENT
No. 277.
R. LEIGHTON TAMAR has been confirmed in
the post of Water Inspector, with effect from
13th July, 1959.
P.F. 895.
20th July, 1960.


VACATION LEAVE
No. 278.
MR. H. I. CANNINGS, District Dispenser, St.
John's, has been granted 144 days' vacation
leave with effect from 15th July, 1960.
P.F. 592.
19th July, 1960.

No. 279.
M ISS CICELY COARD, Class III Clerk, Depart-
ment of Agriculture, has been granted 56 days'
vacation leave with effect from 18th July, 1960.
P.F. 877.
19th July, 1960.


No. 280.
THE Right Honourable the Secretary of State
Sfor the Colonies has notified the Administrator
that the Queen will not be advised to exercise Her
Majesty's powers of disallowance with respect to
the following Ordinances of the Grenada Legisla-
ture:-
No. 1 of 1960-An Ordinance further to amend
the Income Tax Ordinance, 1956.
No. 6 of 1960-An Ordinance further to amend
the Income Tax Ordinance, 1956.
No. 9 of 1960-An Ordinance to incorporate
Trustees for the Children's Home Fund and
to make provision for the establishment of
a Home for children without any responsible
parental control.
By Command,
LAURISTON F. WILSON,
Assistant Secretary to Government.
Administrator's Office,
16th July, 1960.


NOTICE

TARMERS are hereby notified that the closing
' date for receiving applications for planting
material for planting in 1961 is extended to
31st July, 1960.
Applications should be forwarded to the Cocoa
Agronomist, Mt. Horne Cocoa Station, St.
Andrew's and should reach him not later than
31st July 1960. Applications received after the
31st July, would not be acknowledged nor
considered.

Superintendent of Agriculture.


NOTICE.

IT is hereby notified for general information that
no cars will be allowed on the St. Georgrs Pier
except in cases where special permission is obtained
from the Collector of Customs.
R. W. MITCHELL,
Collector of Customs.


NOTICE

St. George's District Board

TAKE notice that the Register of Voters has
been prepared and copies may be seen at my
Office ard at the Court House of the District
Magistrate, St. George's.
Anyone wishing to make objections to this
register for the striking off of any name not entitled
to be retained or anyone wishing to have his or her
name inserted thereon shall appear in person at the
Board's Office at 4.30 p.m. on Thursday the 4th
day of August, 1960.


District Board's Office,
St. George's,
19th July, 1960.


G. A. PIERRE,
A cting Secretary.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JULY 23, 1960.-(No. 41.) 275

NOTICE

AID TO PIONEER INDUSTRIES ORDINANCE, 1952.


OTICE is hereby given in accordance with paragraph (a) of subsection (2) of section 3 of the Aid to
Pioneer Industries Ordinance, 1952 (No. 19 of 1952) that the Administrator in Council proposes
making the order set out hereunder. Any person who objects to the making of the said order should
give notice in writing of his objections to the Clerk of the Executive Council on or before the 31st day of
August, 1960.

EGNOL E. HUNTE,
Clerk of Executive Council.


1960


Aid to Pioneer Industries


S.R.O.


GRENADA.


STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS, NO.


OF 1960.


Order made by the Administrator in Council under section 3 (1) of the Aid to Pioneer
Industries Ordinance, 1952. (No. 19 of 1952).


( ).


1. Short tit'e. This Order may be cited as the
AID TO PIONEER INDUSTRIES (BREWING OF


BEER) ORDER, 1960.


2. Declaration of Pioneer Industry. The brewing of beer is hereby declared to be a pioneer
industry for the purpose of the Aid to Pioneer Industries Ordinance, 1952; and beer is hereby declared
to be a pioneer product for the said purposes.


Made by the Administrator in Council this


day of


, 1960.


Clerk of Executive Council.


NOTICE TO IMPORTERS

BACON FROM DENMARK


N exercise of the powers conferred on him by
Regulation 2 (ii) of the Supplies (Control)
Regulations, 1959, S.R. & O. No. 12 of 1959, the
Controller of Supplies hereby gives notice that,
subject to the provisions of paragraph (1), (b),
Section 15 of the Second Schedule of the Animals
(Diseases and Importation) Ordinance, No. 9 of
1953, licences will now be granted for the importa-
tion, from Denmark, of Bacon packed in hermeti-
cally sealed one-pound tins only.

J. L. SMITH,
Acting Controller of Supplies.

Control Office,
St. George's.
18th July, 1960.


NOTICE TO EXPORTERS

JN exercise of the powers conferred on him by
Regulation 2 (ii) of the Supplies (Control)
Regulations, 1959, S.it. & O. No. 12 of 1959, the
Controller of Supplies hereby gives notice that,
effective immediately, Export Licences will no
longer be required for the exportation of the
following products :


Bananas
Cotton (raw)
Lime Oil,
Nutmegs


Cocoa (raw)
Lime Juice
Mace
Nutmeg Oil


The publication of this notice does not exempt
exporters from compliance with any laws, regula-
tions or orders of the Colony relating to the expor-
tation of any of the products herein listed.
J. L. SMITH,
A acting Controller of Supplies.
Control Office,
St. George's.
18th July, 1960.












GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JULY 23, 1960.-(No. 41.)


NOTICE

T HE public are hereby notified that Dr. L. C.
RADIX, Government Dental Surgeon has been
granted 14 days' Casual Leave with effect from 7th
July, 1960. The Government Dental Clinics in
Grenada will therefore be closed during that period.

Ministry of Social Services,
Grenada, W.I.,
9th July, 1960,
ss 127/01.


NOTICE

T HE public are hereby notified that the section
of the Beausejour Road from the Beausejour
Bridge proceeding through Beausejour and Gren-
ville Vale Estates and terminating on the Grand
Etang 1st Class Road at Snug Corner, will be closed
to through vehicular traffic from Tuesday, 12th
July, 1960, for a period of four weeks, to allow for
the construction of a retaining wall.
C. E. BELIZAIRE,
Director of Public Works.
11th July, 1960.


NOTICE

THE public are hereby notified that the section
of the Laura Road from the junction with
the Windsor Castle and Stew.trt Cottage Roads
through Laura Estate and terminating on the
La Pastor 3rd Class Road, will be closed to through
vehicular traffic from Tuesday, 12th July, 1960,
until further notice to allow for the contructior
of a Bridge.
C. E. BELIZ AIRE,
Director of Public Works.
11tb July, 1960.


UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF THE WEST INDIES

APPLTCATIONS are invited for the post of (A)
SSenior Lecturer or (B) Lecturer in the Depart-
ment of Obsterics & Gynaecology. Duties include
instruction of students reading for medical degrees
of the University of London, research and clinical
work in the University College Hospital.
The salary scales (under review) are: (A)
1,850 x 100-2,550; (B) 1,300 x 100-1,705 x 100
-2,100 per annum. Point of entry determined by
qualifications and experience. Child allowance.
F.S.S.U. Unfurnished accommodation at rental
ndt in excess of 10% of basic salary. Passages for
up to 5 persons on appointment, normal termina-
tion and triennial study leave. Duties to be assum-
ed by 1st January, 1961.
Applications (10 copies) giving full particulars of
qualifications and experience and the names of
three referees should be received by 20th August,
1960 by the Secretary, Senate Committee on
Colleges Overseas in Special Relation, University of
London, Senate House, London, W.C. 1, from
whom further particulars may be obtained.


THE WEST INDIES

Competition for the Design of Low-Cost
Houses


The object of the Competition is to stimulate
improvement in the design of low-cost houses
in the West Indies. In order to build up a collec-
tion of drawings which could be offered to the
public at a nominal cost the Federal Government
invites architects to submit in competition sketch
designs for a $5,000 "nucleus" house. From
these entries a maximum of eight will be chosen
to enter the second stage of the Competition in
which architects will be asked to prepare working
drawings for the award of prizes.
Persons who may compete in this Competition
are :-
(a) Architects domiciled in the West Indies
who are registered under the Architects
(Registration) Acts, or are members or
student members of the R.I.B.A., the
R.A.I.C., or the A.I.A. or persons who
have been engaged in housing design
for a Housing Authority in the West
Indies for a minimum of two years.
(b) West Indian students engaged overseas in
architectural studies in a recognized
school, college or university.
ASSESSORS: ... Mr. J. C. Rose, A.R.I.B.A.,
Federal Building Adviser.


PREMIUMS :


... lst-$1,000
2nd-$ 500
3rd-$ 300


AWARDS OF
MERIT : A maximum of five at $200.
Premiums and awards of merit are available
through the generosity and co-operation of the
Canadian Bank of Commerce. the Bank of Nova
Scotia and the Royal Bank of Canada.


Last day for questions :
Last day for submitting
sketch designs:
Last day for submitting


15th August, 1960.

15bh October, 1960.


working designs: 30th Nov., 1960.
Persons wishing to compete should write to the
following address for the Competition Conditions
and should indicate their eligibility to compete by
giving their qualifications :-The Competition
Secretary, Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs,
Federal House, Port of Spain, Trinidad, W.I.


NOTICE

APPLICATIONS are invited for the post of
Secretary to the Grenada Tourist Trade
Development Board. In view of the special quali-
fications for this post the salary to be paid will be
determined by the qualifications of the applicant.
Applications should reach the Chairman not
later than August 15th, 1960.

SHEILA OTWAY,
for Secretary.


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GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, JULY 23, 1960.-(No. 41.)


NOTICE

Commonwealth Scholarship Awards in
East Africa

T'FHE East African Governments are offering
1 two scholarships under the Commonwealth
Scholarship Plan tenable at Makerere College, the
University College of East Africa, to enable students
-to pursue advanced courses or undertake research.
The Scholarships will be tenable in any of the
faculties of the College, namely, Arts, Science,
Medecine, Agriculture, Educ ition, Veterinary
Science or the School of Fine Art, The Scholar-
ships will normally be for a period of two academic
years but may, at the discretion of i he Academic
Board, be awarded for one or extended to a third
academic year.
The value of the Scholarship will include the
payment of:-
(i) fares to and from the country of origin ;
(ii) approved tuition fees ;
(iii) at. allowance of 10 towards the purchase
of light-weight clothing;
(iv) expenses for approved travel within East
Alrica subject to a maximum of 100 ;
(v) a maintenance allowance of 600 ;
(vi) a marriage allowance of 200. This
allowance will not be paid in cases whei e
the scholar's wife is in employment.
Candidates must normally be Commonwealth
citizens or British Protected Persons who are, or
by the time of taking up their award will be, gradu-
ates of a University or College in their own country
or holders of an equivalent qualification. The
Scholarships are open to men and women under the
age of 35 and are open only to persons who are
normally resident in the countries of the Coimmon-
wealth.
Applications are invited for these scholarships
-and should be addressed to the Secretary to
Government, .Administr.tor's Office, to reach him
not later than the 81st Jaul, 1960.


UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF THE WEST INDIES


A PPLICATIONS are invited for the post c f


VACANCY NOTICE

Department of Agriculture British Guiana

Vacancies for Agricultural Officers

SPPOINTMENT: Pensionable, subject to a
Probationary period of twelve months, or on
contract for three years' in the first instance; con-
tract appointment carries gratuity at the rate of
22 -% of salary.
Salary : $4,272 per annum in the scale $3,696
-$6,720 per annum plus one increment for each
year of approved relevant post-graduate experience
or training above that required for appointment.
Qualifications : A University Degree in Agri-
culture or Horticulture or a Diploma of a recognized
Institute which entails not less than three years'
study. Candidates with Natural Science I'egrees
which include Botany will be considered. In addi-
tion, candidates must have at least two years'
approved post-graduate experience or training.
2. Information as to duties of posts and condi-
tions of service is obtainable, on request, from the
Secretary to Government, Government House,
Grenada.
3. Applications giving personal data and accom-
panied by two recent testimonials (not applicable
to Public Officers) should be delivered to the Secre-
tary, Public Service Commission, Post Offic Build-
ing, Georgetown, British Guiana, not later than
0th July, 1960.


VACANCY NOTICE

A PPLICATIONS are invited for the post of
Director of Agriculture in Antigua.
Appointment. The post is pensionable and is
subject to a probationary period, medical fitness
and to Colonial Regulations and to the local
General Urders in force for the time being.
Salary. Salary is at the rate of $7,680 per
annumn.
Qualifeiations required. A dPgree in Agiiculture.
The al' idate should posse-s administrative ability
and drive.
2. Information as to duties of post and condi-
tioms of service is obtainable, on request, from the
Secretary to Governmen,, Government House,
Grenada.


..A- Reader or Senior Lr cturer in Biochemi-try 3. s applications giving pqeronal dates and accom-
in the Department of Bioclhenisry. The sIlary paniod by two recent testimonials (not ap;licable
scales (under review) are: :o Public officers) should he submitted to the
Non-Medical 1500 x 75 -0.250 Admitiii tractor, Antigua, n t later than the 30tl
Pre-Clinical (medically quIlified) Au igst, 1960.
1,600 x tO 2,300
Entry point determined by qualifications and ex-
Sri nc, F S.-.U Child allowance. Unfurniished NOTICE
accolliinodation at rental not in excess of 10% of
bas c s.lary. Passages for up to five pi-ois on Particulars of The Vacant Post of Resident
appointment, normal termination and sauy eavee Medical Officer, St. Lucia, The West Indies
(once every three years!. Dutits to be i.sumelne
by let January, 1961.
Applications (10 copies) giving full particular- PPf.ICATION are invited from suitable quali-
of qualifications and experience and the nmn s of L_ fied Medical Officers for appointment to the
three refer( s should be received by 29 August vacant post of Resident Medical Officer, St. Lucia.
1960 by the secretary Senate, Committee on Candidates should possess qualifications registrable
Colleges Overseas in Spcial Relation, University i the United Kingdom.
.of London, Senate Iouse, Lon Ion, W.C. I, from 1. Appointment : The appointment is on con-
whom further par.iculirs may be -btained. ract for a period of one year or more.


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It will be subject to Colonial Regulations and to
local General Orders in force for the time being
in so far as they are applicable.
2. Salary : The salary is in the scale $3,840x
$120-$4,800(800x25--1,000) per annum, plus
20 per cent pensionable pay addition.
3. Quarters : Furnished quarters will be pro-
vided. A rental of 10 per cent of salary or 5 per
cent of the capital value, whichever is the less,
subject to a maximum rental of $720 (t150) per
annum, will be payable in respect of quarters, and
a rental of 10 percent of present capital value is
payable for furniture.
4. Leave. Vacation leave on full salary at the
rate of 4 weeks far each completed year of resi-
dence service will be granted on the satisfactory
termination of the contract.
5. Duties. The officer will be posted at the
Victoria Hospital and will be required to perform
the usual duties of a resident medical officer.
6. Private Practice. Private practice will
not be permitted, but the officer will not be
granted in lieu thereof a non-pensionable allowance
of $480 (100) per annum.
7. Passages. Free return passages will be pro-
vided on the satisfactory completion of the con-
tract for the officer, his wffe and childirn, not
exceeding 5 persons in all. Children must be
under 18 years of age and dependent on the
officer.
8. Medical Attendance. Free medical atten-
dance and medicines ure not provided.
9. General. Government officers are liable to
taxation imposed by local legislation.



VACANCY NOTICE


Agriculture Department, British Guiana
Vacancy for Economic Botanist



APPOINTMENT: Pensionable subject to pro-
bationary period of twelve months, or on
contract for three years in the first instance;
contract appointment carries gratuity at the rate of
221 per cent of salary.
Salary : $4,272 per annum in the scale $3,696-
$6,720 per annum plus one increment for each
year of approved relevant post-graduate experience
or training above that required for appointment.
Qualifications: A Degree in Botany from a
recognized University or its equivalent which en-
tails not less than three years' full lime study. In
addition candidates must have a minimum of two
years' approved post-graduate experience or train-
ing.
2. Information as to duties of post and condi-
tions of service is obtainable, on request, from the
Secretary to Government, Administrator's Office,
Grenada.
3. Applications giving personal data and accom-
panied by two recent testimonials (not applicable
to Public Officers) should be delivered to the
Secretary, Public Service Commission, Post Office
Building, Georgetown, British Guiana, not later
than 29th July, 1960.


NOTICE

Post of Architect, Public Works Department,
Barbados

APPLICATIONS are invited for appointment to
the above post.
Appointment: The post is pensionable with
salary in the scale $4,560 x 192-5,520: 5,760
x 210-6,240 (Q.B.) 6,720 x 480-7,200. Point of
entry into the scale will be determined in the light
of qualifications and experience of the successful
candidate. A temporary non-pensionable cost of
living allowance of $108 per annum is also payable.
Salary is subject to a deduction of 4% per annum
in accordance with the provisions of the Widows
and Orphans' Pension Act, 1928. Appointment is
subject to medical fitness and a probationary period
of two years.
Qualifications: A.R.I.B.A. cr its equivalent.
Duties: The officer shall work under the
general director of the Director, Public Works
Department, and shall be required to assist him
in the desig:t and preparation of plans of public
buildings and institutions and to supervise their
construction.
Leave : Vacation leave is at the rate of 45 days
3, year accumulative up to 180 days. Casual and
sick leave are also granted.
Passages : Passages of officer and family are
payable on appointment up to a limit of $1,920.
Leave passages for officer and wife are payable
every three and a half years.
Applications stating age; qualifications and ex-
perienca and accompanied by at least two recent
testimonials, should be submitted to the Chief
Secretary, Government Headquarters, Bay Street,.
St. Michaul, Barbados, to reach him not later than
6th Aitgust, 1960.



NOTICE

Vacant Post of Construction Engineer,
New Hospital Project, Barbados



APPLICATIONS are invited for appointment to.
the above post.
Appointment will be on contract for a period of
three years, with salary at the rate of $8,000 per
annum plus a Cost of Living Allowance of $108 per
annum.
Qualifications: Candi :a e should preferably
hold a University degree in S ructural Engineering
and be a Corporate MIen'br of the Institution
of Civil Engineers, or Structural Engineers, or
Building Surveyor with A.R.T.C.S. (Building) quali-
fications, and in either case have had not 1 ss th Ln
five years' experience in the construction of large-
rulti-storeyed buildings in steel or reinforced con-
crete.
Passages : Passages of officer and family to-
gether with reasonable incidental expenses are
payable on appointment and on the satisfactory
completion of agreement up to a limit of $1,920 in
each direction.


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Duties : Will be primarily concerned in colla-
boration with and as deputy to the Architect-in-
charge working with Consulting Engineers (Struc-
tura') and Consulting Engineers (Mechinical and
Electrical) in the construction by the Public Works
Department of a 500 bed General Hospital.
Applications stating age qualifications and ex-
perience and accompanied by at least two recent
testimonials should be submitted to the Chief Sec-
retary, Government Headquarters, Bay Street, St.
Michael, Barbados to reach him not later than 80th
July, 1960.


NOTICE

PARTICULARS OF VACANT POST OF DISTRICT
MEDICAL OFFICER, ST. LUCIA THE WEST
INDIES.

A PPLICATIONS are invited from suitably
qualified Medical Officers for appointment to
the vacant post of District Medical Officer,
St. Lucia. Candidates should possess qualifications
registrable in the United Kingdom.
1. Appointment: The post is pensionable and
is subject to two years' probation in the firat
instance, but if desired, the appointment may be
on a temporary contractual basis for a period of
three years in the first instance. It will be sub-
ject to Colonial Kegulations and to local General
Orders in force for the time being in so far as they
are applicable.
2. Salary : The Salary is in the scale $8,840 x
$120 $4,800 (800 x 25 1,000) per annum,
plus 20 per cent pensionable pay addition.


3. Quarters: Unfurnished Government quar-
ters will be provided, if available at a rental of 10
per cent of the capital value, whichever is the less,
subject to a maximum rental af $720 per annum.
4. Leave and Leave Passages: Vacation
leave on full salary will be granted as follows :-
(a) In the case of a permanent appointment,
at the rate of 45 days for each period
of 12 consecutive months' resident
service.
(b) In the cise of a contract appointment, at
the rate of one week for each completed
period cf 3 months' resident service,
such leave to Ie taken on the satis-
factory completion of the period of the
officer's engagement.
Leave passages will be provided in
accordance with local regulations.
5. Duties: The officer will he requited to
perform the usual duties of a District Medical
Officer and will be liable for service in any Institu-
tion or District in the Colony.
6. Private Practice : Private practice will be
permitted.
7. Passages : Free passages to St. Lucia will
be provided for the officer, his wife and children,.
not exceeding 5 persons in all on first appointment.
in the case of an officer appointed on contract, free
return passages wilt be provided on the satisfactory
completion of the period of the officer's engagement.
Children must be under ,8 years of age and
dependent on the officer.
8. Medical Attendance : Free medical attend-
ance and medicines are not provided.
9. General.: Government officers are liable to
taxation imposed by local legislation.


NOTICE.


Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.
Effective from 15th December, 1958,


Current Advances for Nutmegs and Mace are as follows:
G RADES


Green Nutmegs

Dry do.

Grinders

Dried Whole Mace

Dried Broken Mace

Mace Pickings


A dances


25 Cents per lb.


38 do.

12 j,


$1.20 do.


60 Cents.

30 ao.


R. S. RENWICK,
Secretary.


Date fixed: 8th December, 1958.


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LABOUR DEPARTMENT,
GRENADA, W. I.
16th July, 1960.

THE 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 JUNE, 1960



The revised Cost-of-Living Index for all items for the month of June, 1960, is 105.86, a rise of
5.86 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 month up to June,
1957, as compared with the base year August, 1939, taken as 100; as well as the figures in the new
series with the base figure at June taken as 100:-


Year Jan.


1939
1T42
1913 173
1944 168
1945 180
1946 184
1947 190
1948 210
1949 206
1950 220
1951 216
1952 264
1953 289
1956 290
1955 291
1956 290
1957 294


1958
1959
1960


March April


172
172
182
182
195
212
205
220
220
272
290
290
292
290
296

102
104
106


May


June July


Aug. Sept. Oct.


100 ... .

172 173 17
179 178 179
184 184 180
184 184 188
204 208 204
209 208 206
204 204 213
220 218 215
277 258 25,
284 284 284
290 290 289
291 291 291
.288 288 288
293 292 293

10o0 100 101
103 103 104
105 105 1 105


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Food : There were decreases in the retail prices of flour and salted fish which resulted in a decrease
of 1.2 points below the figure for May, 1960. The group index figure now stands at 1C6.5.
Clothing: Dnring the period under review there were increases in the retail prices of cotton
(print and plain) and flowered silk dress material which caused an increase of 0.2 point above the figure
for May, 1960. The group index figure is now 111.7.
Fuel and Cleaning : There were no changes in the retail prices of the items in this group during
the period. Like May, 1960 the group index figure remained unchanged at 103.7.
Drink and Tobacco: There were no changes in the retail prices of the items in this group.
Like May, 1960 the group index figure remained unchanged at 89. 1.
Miscellaneous goods : There were no changes in the retail prices of the itoms in this group
during-the peroid under review. The group index figure, therefore remained at 116.1.


GRENADA.


PkIYlTID BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER, AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE,
ST. GEORGE'S
1960.


Nov. Dec,


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