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Publication Date: August 24, 1953
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OFFICIAL GAZETTE



BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

NASSAU AUGUST 24, 1953 34


(Sgd.) A. G. H. Gardner-Brown,
ACTING GOVERNOR.
BAHAMA ISLANDS
By His Excellency Anthony
Geoffrey Hopwood Gardner-
Brown, Esquire, Acting Gov-
ernor and Commander-in-
Chief in and over the said
Islands. and Vice Admiral of
the same.
PROCLAMATION
WHEREAS by certain Letters
Patent under the Great Seal of
the United Kingdom of Great
Britain and Ireland bearing
cate at Westminster the 8th
day of September in the ninth
year of the reign of His Ma-
jesty King Edward the Seventh
and in the year of Our Lord
o n thousand Nine hundred
and Nine, His said Majesty did
constitute the Office of Gov-
nor and Commander-in-Chief
in and over these Islands and
by such Letters Patent did de-
clare that whenever the Office
of Governor is vacant or if the
Governor becomes incapable or
is absent from the said Islands,
or is from any cause prevented
fr"m acting in the duties of his
Office, the Lieutenant-Governor
of the said Islands or if there
be no such Officer, or if such
Officer be absent or unable to
Act, then such person or per-
sons as may be appointed under
the Royal Sign Manual and
Signet and in case there shall
be no person or persons within
the said Islands so appointed,


then the Senior Member of the
Executive Council who shall be
resident within the said Is-
lands and capable of discharg-
ing the duties of Administration
should during the Royal Plea-
sure administer the Govern-
ment of the said Islands, first
taking the Oaths m such Let-
ters Patent directed to be taken
by the Governor, and in the
manner therein prescribed;
which being done, His Majesty
did by such Letters Patent au-
thorize, empower, and com-
mand such Lieutenant-Gov-
ernor or any other such Ad-
ministrator as aforesaid, to do,
and execute during the Royal
Pleasure all things that belong
to the Office of Governor and
Commander-in-Chief, according
to the tenor of the said Letters
Patent, and according to tho
Royal Instructions and the
Laws of the said Islands.
AND WHEREAS His Excel-
lency Major-General Sir Robert
Arthur Ross Neville, K.C.M.G.,
C.B.E., Governor and Com-
mander-in-Chief in and over
the said Islands is now absent
from the said Islands.
AND WHEREAS there being
no Lieutenant-Governor of
these Islands and no person or
persons appointed under the
Royal Sign Manual and Signet,
I, the said Anthony Geoffrey
Hopwood Gardner-Brown, being
the Senior Member of Her Ma-
jesty's Executive Council of the
Bahama Islands now resident
therein and being capable of


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discharging the duties of ad-
ministration, having taken the
Oaths in such Letters Patent
directed to be taken by the,
Governor in the manner in
such Letters Patent prescribed,
under and by virtue of the au-
thority of the said Letters ra-
tent have assumed and taken
upon myself the Office of Act-
ing Governor and Commander-
in-Chief of the. said Bahama
Islands.
NOW THEREFORE I do issue
this my Proclamation notifying
the same and I do hereby in
the name of Her Majesty the
Queen require and command
all Officers, Civil and Mil tary,
and all other inhabitants of
these Islands to take notice
thereof and to be obedient,
aiding and assisting me in the
execution of my Office of Act-
ing Governor and Commander-
in-Chief as aforesaid.
Given under myb hand and the
Public Seal of the said Is-
lands at Government House,
in the city of Nassau. in the
Island of New Providence
this 18th day of August, A.D..
1953, and in the second year
of Her Majesty's reign.
BY HTS EXCELLENCY'S
COMMAND
(Sgd.) T. KNOWL',,
For Colonial Secretary.
GOD SAVE THE QUEEN
M.P. P. 663.

GOVERNMENT NOTICES

Colonial Secretary's Office
No. 219 18th August, 1953
His Excellency the Governor
has been inf-rmed by the
Right Honourable the Secre-
tary of State for the Colonies
that. Her Maistvy t'se Oueen1
will not be advised to exercise
her power of disallowance with
resDect to the following Acts of
the Legislature of the Bahama
Islands:-
No. 16 of 1953 The Public
PVrablil-mtnts Amendment
(Nn. 3) Act 1953.
No. 17 of 1953 The Herbert
Granville Walkmne Pension Act
1953.
No. 18 of 1953 The Herman
Pyfrom Pension Act 1953.
No. 19 of 1953 The Kath-
)-on Enid Albury Pension Act
1953
No. 20 of 1953 The Fred-


erick James Smith Pension Act
1953.
H s Excellency the Governor
directs that the above men-
tioned Acts shall come into op-
eration as on and from the
30th April, 1953.
M.P. 11607/2, 12909, P254, P.245,
9388.

20th August, 1953.'
No. 220.
It is hereby notified that Mr.
R. E. Knowles, Deputy Direc-
tor of Telecommunications, has
been appointed to act as Di-
rector in conjunction with the
duties of his office, during the
absence from the Colony on
official business of Mr. K. R.
Ingraham. Director of Telecom-
munications, with effect from
the 19th August. 1953.
M.P. P. 276.

20th August, 1953.
NT, 221.
It is hereby not'led that the
Air Transnort (L'censing of Air
Services) Regulations 1953, made
by His Excell?ncy the Gover-
nor on the 15th August, 1953,
mro be '--Dicted at the Secre-
tariat. These Regulations will,
in due course, be published n
the Official Gazette.
M.P 13969

21st August. 1953
No. 222.
The sub-joined R-3-lations
made under The Penal Code
(Ch P.0 are published for gen-
eral information.
By Command,
A. C- H. GARiNT-ZR-BROWN.
Colonial Secretary.
M.P 12089/III.

REGULATIONS
Made Under
TU" NATL r"nE (CH. 60)
In exercise of the powers con-
ferr.d iioon him by section 23]
of the Penal Code, the Go *-
nor in Council hereby makes
the following Regulations:
1. These Regulations may be
cited as the Street Traffic
(Amendment No. 2) Regula-
tions 1953.
2. The Street Traffic Regula-
tons 1950 are hereby amend-
d. by adding thereto after
Regulation 16 (t) the following:
"(u) If the vehicle is a bicycle
or motor cvcle a'de other
than upon the permanent


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and regular seat attached
thereto, or carry any other
person upon such bicycle
or motor cycle other than
upon a firmly attached and
regular seat thereon and no
person shall ride upon a
bicycle or motor cycle other
than as above authoris-
ed "
3. The Schedule to the Street
Traffic Regulations 1950 is
hereby amended:
(a) By adding to item b.
thereof the following:
"On weekdays from 12 noon
to 3:30 p.m.:
Frcm Parliament Street to
Miller's Court and School Lane
to Deveaux Street-North Side.
Ib) By adding thereto at the
end thereof the following:
"gg. On the waterfront be-
tween the Market Range and
Charlotte Street. Both sides."
(c) By deleting item "1"
therefrom and substituting the
following therefore:
"1. George Street, from Duke
Street to Marlborough Street.
West Side."
4. These Regulations shall
come into effect on the 1st day
SeoDember, 1953.
Made by the Governor in
Council this 20th day of August
1953.
PETER HASTING,
Clprk to the Executive Council.


22nd August, 1953.
No. 223.
His Excellency the Governor
has been informed by the Right
'-nourable the Secretary of
"tate for the Colonies that Her
Majesty the Queen will not be
advised to exercise Her power
of disallowance with respect to
the following Acts of the Legis-
lature of the Bahama Islands:-
No. 21 of 1953-The Out Is-
land Improvement Act 1953.
No. 22 of 1953-The Tariff
Amendment Act 1953.
No. 36 of 1953-The Exo'r-
ing Laws Conrl.luance Act 1953.
The foregoing Notices num-
bered 219 to 223 are published
by command.
A. G. H. GARDNER-BROWN.
Colonial Secretary.
M.P. 1708, 14760. 11598.


DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau,
18th August, 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 2 is payable in
respect of each application op-
posed.
CLASS 45
2339


YACHTSMAN
Application No. 2339, in respect
of manufactured Tobacco.
Applicants:- Murray, Sons &
co. Limited- having a plac.
of business at la, Linfield
Road, Belfast, Ireland; To-
bacco, Cigarette and Snuff
Manufacturers, who claim to
be the proprietors of the
above mark.
Applcants' Agent and Address
for service in the Bahamas:-
Messrs. R. H. Curry & Com-
pany, Limited of Bay Street,
Nassau, Bahamas.
Date of Application:-13th
August, 1953.
HILDA PRUDDEN,
Ag. Asst. Registrar General.


Registrar General's Office.
Nassau,
18th August, 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 2 is payable in









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respect
posed.

2340


of each application op-

CLASS 42


MELVA
Application No. 2340, in respect
of Margarine and lard com-
pound for food.
Applicants:- The Peerless Re-
fining Company (Liverpool)
Limited, having a place of
business at Dunnings Bridge
Road, Liverpool, 10, England,
Ag. Asst. Registrar General.
HILDA PRUDDEN.
Registrar General's Office,
Nassau,
18th August, 1953.
NOTICE is hereby given that
any person interested in op-
posing the registration of
any Mark appearing nereunder.
may, within one month from
the date of this Notice, lodge,
at the RE-7istrar General's Of-
fice, Nassau, N.P., Bahamas, a
notice of oppos tion, m dupli-
cate, in the Form 7 in the Sec-
ond Schedule, Trade Mark
Rules, 1947.
On filing Notice of opposi-
tion, a fee of 2 is payable in
respect of each application op-
posed.
CLASS 43
2341
AMBASSADOR
ApP~"ntion No. 2341, in respect
of Wines and Spirits includ-
,ed in Class 43.
Applicants':-Bloch Bros. (D-s-
tillers) Limited, a British
Company, having a place of
business at 138 Renfield
Street. Glasgow, Scotland,
Distillers, trading. as Bloch
Bros. (Distillers) Limited,
,"i-n 1l' to be the proprie-
tors of the above mark.
ADplFcants' Agent and Address
for service in the Bahamas:-
Harry P. Sands, Esquire, of
Chambers, Bay Street, Nas-
sau, Bahamas.
Date of Application:-18th
August, 1953.
IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
1953
No. 128.
In the estate of Laurence R.
Carton late of Baltimore Coun-
ty in the State of Maryland,
U. S. A., deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that


after the expiration of four-
teen days from the date hereof,
application will be made to the
Supreme Court of the Bahama
Islands on its Probate Side by
Godfrey K. Kelly, Esquire, Bar-
rister-at-Law, of the City of
Nassau in the Island of New
Providence, for sealing of Pro-
bate of the Will and Codicils
of the aforesaid Laurence R.
Carton, granted to William
Pinkney Carton, and Sale De-
posit and Trust Company of
Baltimore, the Executors nam-
ed in the said Will, by William
G. Lynch, Chief Judge of the
Orphans' Court of Baltimore
County in the State of Mary-
land on the First Day of July,
1953.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar
The Registry. Sun'-me Court,
20th August, 1953.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

No. 129/1953.
In the estate of HAROLD
WILKIE WEIGALL late of
Universities Mission to Central
Africa Miss'on House, Zan-
zibar, East Africa, 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 for
the sealing of Probate of the
Will of the sa'd Harold Wilkie
Weigall, by Roderick Newton
Higgs, Esquire, M.H.A., of the
C ty of Nassau in the Island
of New Providence, Attoreny-
at-Law, granted by Her
Majesty's High Court of Justice
at the Principal Probate Reg-
istry, London, England, to The
Universities Mission T r u s t
r "Ited of Central Africa
House 35 Great Peter Street
in the City of Westminster, the
sole Executor named in the
said Will. on the 9th May, 1953.
JAMES LIDDELL
Ag. REGISTRAR
The Regstry, Supreme Court,
21st August, 1953.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 138/1953
Whereas Libbie Lillian Monje,
of the Island of New Provi-









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dence, has made application to
the Chief Justice of the Su-
preme Court of the Bahama Is-
lands for letters of Administra-
Liun l0 the real and personal
estates of Vincent Monje, late
of the Eastern District, New
Providence, Mechanical En-
gineer, deceased.
Notice is hereby given that
such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at
the exp-rauion of fourteen days
from the date hereof.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
ih August, 1953.


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

No. 130/1953.
In the estate of Addington W.
C. Knowles, late of 61 Vernon
Avenue, Rockville Centre,
Cou.iy of Nassau, State oil
New York, U.S.A., deceased,
NOEiICZ is hereby given that
after the expiration of fourteen
u.ays from the date hereof, ap-
plication will be made to the
Supreme Court of the Bahama
Island on its Probate Side
by R. Newton H'ggs. Esquire,
M.H.A., of the City of Nassau,
in the Island of New Provi-
dence, Attorney-at-Law, for the
seal ng of Letters of Adminis-
tration in the estate of the
said Addington W. C. Knowles,
granted to Addington W.
Knowles, Jr., and Harry A.
Knowles, the Administrators of
the estate of the said Addington
W. C. Knowles, on the 7th
April, 1953.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar.
The Registry, Supreme Court,
21st August, 1953.


TN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

1953.
No. 132.
In the estate of Mary Anne
Smith late of the City of Bab--
son Park in Polk County. Flo-
rida, U. S. A.
NOTICE is hereby given that
after the exp'ratlon of I- c-ays
from the date hereof, applica-


cation will be made to the Su-
preme Court of the Bahama
Islands on its Probate Side br
Mervyn Johnson, Esquire. of
the City of Nassau in the Is-
land of New Providence. Bar-
rister-at-Law for the re-sealing
of the Probate of the Will of
the said late Mary Anne Smith,
granted to Cleveland R. Smith
one of the Executors named in
the Will by the County Judge's
Court in and for Polk County
in the State of Florida afore-
said on the 4th day of Decem-
ber, 1952.
JAMES LIDDELL.
Ag. Registrar
The Registry, Supreme Court.
22nd August, 1953


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

No. 132/1953.
Whereas Hazel R. Trenchard,
of the City of Nassau, New
Providence, Widow, 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 Merle
John Laurance Trenchard, late
of the City of Nassau, New
Providence, Secretary, Imperial
Lighthouse Service 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.
HILDA PRUDDEN,
Ag. Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
22nd August, 1953.


Registrar General's Office,
22nd August, 1953.
The following Minister of
Religion having been duly
registered shall be deemed to
be appointed a Marriage Officer
of the Colony with effect from
19th August, 1953--
Name: Reverend Samuel Sands.
Address: Mt. Zion Baptist
Church, Sandy Point. Abaco.
HILDA PRUDDEN.
Ag. Asst. Registrar General.

Essential Supplies Committee.
August 22, 1953.
There will be a sale of Ja-











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maican White Sugar at the Im-
port Control Oilce on Tuesdav
August 25th, 1953.
The price is 3 uer 112 lbs


A. K. COLE,
Director of Supplies


BAHAMAS
EXCHANGE CONTROL

July, 1953
Statements of Receipts and
Expenditure of dollars for July,
1953
U. S. CURRENCY
Receipts 1,156,000
Expenditure 1,243,000

87,000

Dollars Purchased by Colons
$87.000


CANADIAN
Receipts
Expenditure


CURRENCY
98,000
186,000

88,000


Dollars Purchased by Colon!
$88.000

SUMMARY
Total Dollars Purchased by
Colony July, 1953 $175,000.
Total Dollars Sold by Colony
.'---ary to Jily, 1953 $3,905,-
000.
Total Dollars Scld by Colony
January to July, 19b2-$3,868,-
000.
Total Dollars Sold bv Colony
for Year 1952-- .968.000.
R. W. TAYLOR,
Controller of Exchange.
17th August, 1953.




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