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Publication Date: June 22, 1953
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OFFICIAL GAZETTE



BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

NASSAU JUNE 22nd, 1953 25


GOVERNMENT NOTICES
Colonial Secretary's Office
No. 150 19th June, 1953.
The sub-joined Notice of
Possession given under the Ac-
quisition of Land Act (Ch. 265)
is published for general infor-
mation
By Command,
A. G. H. Gardner-Brown,
Colonial Secretary.
M.P. 12882/II.

NOTICE OF POSSESSION
Given Under
THE ACQUISITION OF LAND
ACT (Ch. 265).
WHEREAS by Notice No. 42
dated the 24th February, 1953,
in the Official Gazette of 2nd
March, 1953, the Governor in
Council declared that it was
his intention to acquire all
that lot piece or parcel of land
situated at James Cistern in
the Island of Eleuthera, square
in shape, lying to the East of
the Public School lot at present
owned by the Board of Educa-
tion, the Northern boundary
being continuous with that of
the said Public School lot, and
running therefrom a distance
of 100 feet; the Western bound-
ary lying along the Eastern
boundary of the said Public
School lot and running thereon
a distance of 100 feet; the
Southern boundary being 100
feet long and the Eastern
boundary also measuring 100
feet; the whole comprising one
task or approximately one


quarter of an acre more or less.
AND WHEREAS R. U.
Knowles of James' Cistern.
Eleuthera has lodged a claim
for compensation for the said
land and the said claim has
been satisfied, NOW THERE-
FORE, it is hereby notified that
the selected land has been ap-
propriated by the Governor in
Council for the purpose men-
tioned in the said notice with
effect from the date of this no-
tice.
Dated the 16th day of June,
1953.
(Sgd.) A. G. H. Gardner-Brown,
Colonial Secretary.


No. 151 19th June, 1953.
It is hereby notified that His
Excellency the Governor has
been pleased to appoint Mr.
Leonard J. Knowles to be a
Justice of the Peace for the
whole Colony for a period of
one month with effect from the
19th June, 1953.
By Command,
A. G. H. Gardner-Brown,
Colonial Secretary.
M.P. 12069/II.

No. 152 19th June, 1953.
The sub-joined Order made
under The Defence Regulations
1942 is published for general
information.
By Command,
A. G. H. Gardner-Brown,
Colonial Secretary.
M.P. 14041 A.


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172 OFFICIAL GAZETTE

ORDER Authority hereby makes the
Made Under following Order:
THE DEFENCE REGULATIONS 1. This Order may be cited
1942. as the Price of Gocds (Amend-
ment No. 4) Order, 1955.
In exercise of the powers 2. The Schedule to the Price
conferred upon it by Regula- of Goods Order 1944 is hereby
tion 59 of the Defence Regula- deleted and the following sche-
tions 1942, the Competent dule substituted therefore.
SCHEDULE

Article, Maximum Retail
Price in New
Providence.
1. Butter (in bulk) 5/3 per lb.
2. Cooking Fats: Vegetables compounds
Shortening and lard substitutes except
Crisco, Spry and Cookeen 1/9 per l6.
3. Flour 7d. per lb.
4. Grits
White 9d. per Ib.
Yellow 7d. per lb.
5. Milk (Evaported) 14 oz. can 1/6
small can 9d.
(3. 6. 0. per case of 48 large or 96
small cans)
6. Milk (Sweetened: condensed) 14/2
oz. can 1/81/2
(3. 16. 0. per case of 48 cans)
7. Sugar 81V per tb.
3. This Order will come into force on the 19th day of June,
1953.
Made at Nassau this 19th day of June, 1953.
(Sgd.) E. A. P. DUPUCH,
Acting Chairman,
Essential Supplies
And
Price Control Committee.

No. 153 19th June, 1953 orders for postage stamps
The sub-joined Rules made (g) Remittances accompany-
under The Post Office Act, (Ch. Ing orders for postage stamps
154) are published for general must be in the form of a pos-
information. tal money order, bank draft,
By Command, British postal order or bank
A. G. H. Gardner-Brown, money order made payable to
Colonial Secretary. the Postmaster of the Baha-
M.P. 9385/II. mas.
(h) Remittances in another
f orm will be returned to th'
RULES sender.
Made Under (i) Remittances must not be
THE POST OFFICE ACT. addressed to any individual
(Ch. 154) member of the Post Office staff
In exercise of the powers Cancellation of stamps
conferred upon the Governor (j) Members of the Post
In Council by Section 76 of the Office staff will not comply
Post Office Act, the following with requests to affix stamps
Rules are hereby made: to letters or to cancel stamps
Short Title which have not been affixed
1. These Rules may be cited to letters or other items en-
as the Post Office Ru es 1948 trusted to the Post Office in
amendment Rules 1953. the normal manner
Amendment of Rule 8. (k) Stamped envelopes sent
2. The Post Office Rules 1946 to the Postmaster or to an y
are hereby amended by acting member of the Post Office staff
after Rule 8 (f): i for cancellation and posting or
"Remittances accompanying return in some other manner










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will be sent back unserviced
(i) Envelopes bearing the
appropriate Colonial postage
stamps which have accom-
panied orders for unused
stamps will be used for the
purpose for which they have
been provided and the stamps
affixed thereto will be can-
celled.
Supply of new issueQ etc
(m) Members of the Post
Office staff will not t a k e
stamps at request from any
special portion of a sheet or
post letters sent to them for
this purpose by members of thb
publc or in any other way act.
as agents for dealers or collec-
tors.
(n) Members of the Post
Office staff will not accept
standing orders for the supply
cf new issues or new printings
cf postage stamps, or any
similar orders, from dealers or
collectors.
"Pc tage Due" Labels.
(o0 "Postage Due" labels will
not be sold over the counter.
The Postmaster may execute
orders received through the
post foi the supply of blocks
of "Postage Due" labels
First-day covers
(r) Members of the Post
Office staff will not address
frst-day covers or affix stamps
to such covers or make any
special arrangements for thP
cancellation of stamps on such
covers. Any persons wishing to
have first-day covers posted to
them should appoint their ownl
local a gnts to act on their
bt-half. The Post Office staff
will not take the responsibility
of recommending any private
person or firm to undertake
these serv'cPs "
Made by the Governor in
C-incil this 10th day of June
1953.
PETER HASTING
Clerk to the Executive Council

No. 154 20th June, 1953
It is hereby notified that the
Act'ng Stipendiary and Circuit
Magistrate will leave Nassau
for Eleuthera and Spanish
Wells on Wednesday the 8th
July, returning on Saturday
the llth of July, for the pur-
pose of holding a circuit court
as follows in accordance with
Section 13 of the Magistrates


Act (Ch. 43):-
(a) Governor's Harbour,
Eleuthera.
Case Police versus
Charles Rolle.
(b) Rock Sound, Eleuthera
Cases -S. D. Symonette
versus Alex Sy-
monette
S. H. Ingraham
versus Charles
Mingo
Albert Carey
versus Charles
Mingo
(c) Spanish Wellis
Cases Police versus
Stanley John-
son 61 Real
Property Tax
Assessment Ap-
peals.
M.P. 99951II
The foregoing notices num-
bered 150 to 154 are published
by command.
A. G. H. Gardner-Brown,
Colonial Secretary.

DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES

Registrar General's Office,
13th June, 1953
The following Ministers of
Religion having been duly re-
gistered shall be deemed to be
appointed Marriage Officers of
the Colony with effect from
the dates set forth below:-
Name and date of Appoint-
ment-Reverend Peter Culmer
Rivett, 27th May, 1953. Address
S-Assistant Priest, St. Mat-
thews Rectory, Nassau, N.P.
Name and date of Appoint-
ment-Samuel B. Pinder, 12th
June, 1953. Address-Pastor,
Ebenezer Baptist Church, Gov-
ernor's Harbour, Eleuthera.
Name and date of Appoint-
ment-Reverend A. Lehman
Longenecker, 12th June, 1953.
Address Island Missionary
Society, Marsh Harbour. Aba-
co.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Registrar General.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

No. 100/1953.
WHEREAS Lewis Alexander
Cambridge, of the Southern
District of the Island of New
Providence, Stone Mason, has










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made application to the Chief
Justice of the Supreme Court
of the Bahama Islands for let-
ters of Administration of the
real and personal estates of
Vincent Arthur Cambridge,
late of the Southern District,
New Providence, Plumber, de-
ceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that
such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at tht-


expiration of fourteen
from the date hereof.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Acting Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
15th June, 1953.


days


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

102 1953.
In the Estate of JOHN WIL-
LIAM BEECH, late of the
Municipality of Saanich, Pro-
vince of British Columbia,
Dominion of Canada, de-
ceased.

NOTICE is hereby given that
after the expiration of fourteen
days from the date hereof, ap-
plication will be made to the
Supreme Court of the Bahama
Islands on its Probate Side by
Godfrey K. Kelly, of the City
of Nassau in the Island of New
Providence, Barrister-at-Law.
for the sealing of Probate of
the Will of the said John Wil-
liam Beech, granted to The
Canada Trust Company, the
Executors named in the said
will, by the Supreme Court of
British Columbia on the 2nd
day of February, 1953
JAMES LIDDELL,
Acting Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
15th June, 1953.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

No. 103/1953.
In the Estate of Charlesetta
Melinda Dalzell, late of Ply-
mouth in the County of Dev-
on, England, Widow, de-
ceased.


NOTICE is hereby given that j


after the expiration of fourteen
days from the date hereof, ap-
plication will be made to the
Supreme Court of the Bahama
Islands on its Probate Side by
Roderick Newton, Higgs, Es-
quire, of the City of Nassau.
New Providence Attoney-at-
Law for the sealing of Probate
of the Will of the said late
Charlesetta Melinda Dalzell,
granted to Florence Geraldine
Dalzell and Gwendoline Augus-
ta Dalzell, both of Plymouth,
England, the executrice-
named in the said Will, by His
Majesty's High Court of Jus-
tice on the 15th day of July,
1940.


JAMES LIDDELL,
Acting Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
15th June, 1953.


Registrar General's Office.
Nassau,
18th June, 1953
NOTICE is hereby given that
any person interested in op-
posing the registration of any
M a r k appearing hereunder,
may, within one month from
the date of this Notice, lodge,
at the Registrar General's Of-
fice, Nassau, N.P., Bahamas, a
notice of opposition, in dupli-
cate, in the Form 7 in the Sec-
ond Schedule, Trade Mark
Rules, 1947.
On filing Notice of opposi-
tion, a fee of 1 is payable in
respect of each application op-
posed.
CLASS 39
2317


FILTRASEL
Application No. 2317, in respect
of Filter Tips for cigarettes.
Applicants:--British & Foreign
Tobacco Company, Limited
having a place of business at
Trafalgar House, Waterloo
place, Pall Mall, London.
England, Merchants, who
claim to be the proprietors
of the above mark.
Applicants' Agent and Address
for service in the Bahamas:-
R. Newton Higgs, Esq., of
Chambers Bay Street, Nassau,
Bahamas.
Date of Application:-17th
June, 1953.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar General.










OFFICIAL GAZETTE 175


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau,
18th June, 1953.
NOTICE is hereby given that
any person interested in op-
posing the registration of any
Mark appearing hereunder,
may, within one month from
the date of this Notice, lodge,
at the Registrar General's Of-
fice, Nassau, N.P., Bahamas, a
notice of opposition, in dupli-
cate, in the Form 7 in the Sec-
ond Schedule, Trade Mark
Rules, 1947.
On filing Notice of opposi-
tion, a fee of 1 is payable in
respect of each application op-
posed.
CLASS 45
2318
FILTRASEL
Application No. 2318, in respect
of Tobacco, cigarettes and
cigars.
Applicants:-British & Foreign
Tobacco Company, Limited
having a place of business at
Trafalgar House, Waterloo
place, Pall Mall, London,
England, Merchants, whu
claim to be the proprietors
of the above mark.
Applicants' Agent and Address
for service in the Bahamas:--
R. Newton Higgs, Esq., of
Chambers Bay Street, Nassau,
Bahamas.
Date of Application:-17th
June, 1953.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar General,

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

No. 104/1953.
In the estate of TRUMAN M.
BROCKETT late of the City
of Hampton in the State of
V'rginia one of the United
States of America, deceased.

NOTICE is hereby given that
after the expiration of fourteen
days from the date hereof. ap-
plication will be made to the
Supreme Court :f the Bahama
Islands on its Probate Side by
Roderick Newton Higgs, Es-
quire, M.H.A., Attorney-at-Law.
for the sealing of Letters of
Administration in the said
estate of the late Truman M.
Brockett, granted to Robert E.
Brockett by the Circuit Court
of the City of Hampton on the


20th day of December, 1953.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
19th June, 1953.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

No. 106/1953.
In the estate of ROBERT ARM-
STRONG, late of Vancouver
in the Province of British
Columbia, Dominion of Can-
ada, deceased.

NOTICE is hereby given that
after the expiration of fourteen
days from the date hereof, ap-
plication will be made to the
Supreme Court of the Bahama
Islands on its Probate Side by
Godfrey K. Kelly, Esq., of the
City of Nassau in the Island of
New Providence, Barrister-at-
Law, for the sealing of Probate
of the said Will of the late
Robert Armstrong, granted to
Samuel Norman Noble, of the
Municipality of Burnaby, Bri-
tish Columbia, Canada, the sole
Executor in the said will
named, on the 13th day of Feb-
ruary, 1952.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
19th June, 1953.


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

No. 107/1953.
WHEREAS John Victor
Brown, of Matthew Town in
the Island of Inagua, has made
application to the Chief Jus-
tice of the Supreme Court of
the Bahama Islands for letters
of Administration of the real
and personal estates of John
Thomas Brown, late of Alice
Town in the Island of Eleu-
thera, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that
such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the
expiration of twenty-e i g h t
days from the date hereof.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Acting Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
20th June, 1953.










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IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

No. 108/1953.
WHEREAS John Victor
Brown, of Matthew Town, In-
agua, Commissioner, has made
application to the Chief Jus-
tice of the Supreme Court of
the Bahama Islands for letters
of Administration of the real
and personal estates of Joan-
na Merlice Brown, late of Mat-
thew Town, Inagua, Milliner,
deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that
such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the
expiration of twenty-e i g h t
days from the date hereof.
JAMES LIDDELL.
Acting Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
20th June, 1953.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 109/1953.
WHEREAS Dorothy Gertrude
Munnings, of the City of Nas-
sau, New Providence, has made
application to the Chief Justice
of the Supreme Court of the
Bahama Islands for letters of
Administration of the real and
personal estates of Edgar Alex-
ander Munnings, late of the
City of Nassau, in the Island of
New Providence, Mason Build-
er. deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that
such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the
expiration of fourteen days
from the date hereof.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Acting Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
20th June, 1953.

IN THE SUPREM1r COURT
Probate Side
No. 110/1953.
WHEREAS Helen Mundy
Donald, of the Eastern District
of the Island of New Provi-
dence, has made application to
the Chief Justice of the Su-
preme Court of the Bahama
Islands for letters of Adminis-
tration of the real and per-
sonal estates of Philip Strong
Brice. late of the Eastern Dis-
trict of the Island of New Pro-
vidence, Civil Servant, de-


ceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that
such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the
expiration of fourteen days
from the date hereof.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Acting Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
20th June, 1953.

BAHAMAS
EXCHANGE CONTROL
May, 1953

Statements of Receipts and
Expenditure of Dollars for
May, 1953.
U.S. CURRENCY
Receipts 1,098,000
Expenditure 1,029,000

69,000


Dollars Sold
000.


by Colony $69,-


CANADIAN CURRENCY
Receipts 49,000
Expenditure 255,000

206,000

Dollars Bought by Colon.
$206,000.
SUMMARY
Total Dollars Bought
by Colony May, 1953
$ 137,00(
Total Dollars Sold by
Colony January,
May, 1953 4,337,00(
Total Dollars Sold by
Colony January,
May, 1952 4.060,00C
Total Dollars Sold by
Colony for Year
1952 2,968,000
R. W. TAYLOR,
Controller of Exchange.
12th June, 1953.

ESSENTIAL SUPPLIES
COMMITTEE,
15th June, 1953.

There will be a sale of Ja-
maican white sugar at the Im-
port Control Office, Market
Street, on Wednesday, June
17th, 1953.
The price is 3 per bag and
delivery will be made from m.v.
"Noel Roberts" on arrival.
A. K. COLE,
Director of Supplies.




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