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Publication Date: April 8, 1954
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OFFICIAL GAZETTE


BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

NASSAU APRIL 8th, 1954. 14.

GOVERNMENT NOTICES

COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE

The following Government Notices are published as a supple-
ment to this Gazette:-
NO. 52. The Mamie Irlene Worrell Pension Order, 1954.
M.P. 14194.
NO. 53. The Roslyn Voneta Espie Pension Order, 1954.
M.P. 14194.

BAHAMA ISLANDS.
(Sgd.) A. G. H. GARDNER-BR(WVN,
ACTING GOVERNOR.
By His Excellency Anthony Geoffrey Hopwood
Gardner-Brown, Esquire, Acting Governor
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 date at
Westminster the 8th day of September in the ninth year of the
reign of His Majesty King Edward the Seventh and in the year of
Our Lord One thousand Nine Hundred and Nine, His said Majesty
did constitute the Office of Governor and Commander-in-Chief in
and over thee Islands by such Letters Patent did declare that when-
ever 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 from acting in the duties "f 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 persons
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 Islands and capable of discharging the
duties of Administration should during-the Royal Pleasure admin-
ister the Government of the said Islands, first taking the Oaths









104 OFFICIAL GAZETTE


in such Letters Patent directed to be taken by the Governor, and
in the manner therein prescribed; which being done, His Majesty
did by such Letters Patent authorize, empower, and command such
Lieutenant-Governor or any other such Administrator 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 the Royal
Instructions and the Laws of the said Islands.
AND WHEREAS His Excellency The Right Honourable, The Earl
of Ranfurly, GovernQr and Commander-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 Majesty's Executive Council
of the Bahama Islands now resident therein and being capable of
discharging the duties of administration, and 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 authority of the said Letters Patent have assumed and taken
upon myself the Office of Acting Governor and Commander-in-Chief
of the said Bahama. Is'ands.
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 Military, and all other
inhabitants of these Islands to take notice thereof and to be obedi-
ent, aiding and assisting me in the execution of my Office of
Acting Governor and Commander-in-Chief as aforesaid.
GIVEN under my hand and the Public Seal
of the said Islands at Government House,
in the city of Nassau. in the Island of New
Providence this 8th day of April, A.D., 1954,
and in the third year of Her Majesty's
rein.
BY HIS EXCELLENCY'S COMMAND,
(Sgd.) F. M. NOAD,
ACTING COLONIAL SECRETARY.
GOD SAVE THE QUEEN.
M.P., P. 663.

NO. 54. His Excellency the Governor has approved the following
appointments:-
Mr. L. A. W. Orr, B.A., LL.B., Solicitor General to act as
Attorney General and a temporary Member of the Ex-
ecutive Council during the absence from the Colony, on
official business, of the Honourable F. Southworth, Q.C.,
M.A., B.C.L., M.E.C., M.L.C.. Attorney General, with ef-
fect from the 6th April, 1954.
Mr. Julius Bootle to be a Local Constable Grade TI at
Moore's Island, Abaco, with effect from the 15th March,
1954.

NO. 55.
His Excellency the Governor has appointed the following Gen-
tlemen to serve on the Public Service Commission for the year end-
ing the 31st December, 1954:-
Honourable Colonial Secretary Chairman
Honoutable Receiver General.
Mr. A. E. J. Dupuch, O.B.E., M.H.A.
Mr. Basil McKinney, M.H.A.
Mr. C. P. Bethell, O.B.E., I.S.O.
Mr. Kenneth Ingraham, O.B.E.
M.P. 13439/3.

NO. 56.
It is hereby notified that His Excellency the Governor met both
Houses of the Legislature in the Council Chamber on the evening









OFFICIAL GAZETTE 105


of the 5th April, 1954, and assented to the following Acts:-
No. 1 of 1954 An Act to Control the Use of the Royal Titles in
Business Names.
No. 2 of 1954 An Act to provide for the Estbalishment of a
Capital Investment Fund for the Colony.
No. 3 of 1954 An Act to Amend the Mental Hospital and Infirm-
ary Loan Act 1953.
No. 4 of 1954 An Act to Amend the Electricity Loan Act 1953.
No. 5 of 1954 An Act to Amend the Inter-Insular Mails Act .1948.
No. 6 of 1954 An Act to Regulate the Carriage of Passengers be-
tween the several Islands in the Colony and to
provide for the Safety of Vessels engaged in such
carriage.
No. 7 of 1954 An Act to Amend The Out Island Dilapidated
Buildings Act 1952.
No. 8 of 1954 An Act Relating to the Law Library.
No. 9 of 1954 An Act to Amend the Registrar General Act.
No. 10 of 1954 An Act to Amend The Bankruptcy Act.
No. 11 of 1954 An Act to Amend the Children and Young Persons.
Act 1947.
No. 12 of 1954 An Act to Incorporate the Trustees of The Church
of God in the Bahamas.
No. 13 of 1954 An Act to provide a Pension for Isaiah Robinson'
Rolle.
M.P. 520/2.
The foregoing Notices Numbered 52 to 56 are published by com-
mand.
A. G. H. GARDNER-BROWN,
COLONIAL SECRETARY.

REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau, Bahamas. .
23rd March, 1954.

THE REMOVAL OF DEFUNCT COMPANIES ACT

TAKE NOTICE that under the provisions of The Removal of
Defunct Companies Act I have struck off the undermentioned Com-
pany as and from the 23rd day of March, 1954, on the ground that
it, havlrg no debts and no assets, is no longer in operation or carry-
ing on business.
PROVIDENCE ESTATE COMPANY, LIMITED.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General.

Office of the Commissioner of Currency
Nassau, Bahamas.
23rd January, 1954.
THE NOTE SECURITY FUND.
Abstract of Accounts for the half-year ended 31st December, 1953, as required by Section
8 of the Currency Note Act 1936.
(a)
The whole amount of Currency Notes in circulation on the
31st December, 1953 ................................... ...... ....... 1,019,000. 0. 0.
(b)
The total of the Note Security Fund on the 31st December, 1953:-
CASH:
Deposited with the Joint Colonial Fund for investment ................ 123,676.11. 8.
INVESTMENTS ....................................................... 948,092.12. 0.
TOTAL .................... 1,071,769. 3. 8.










106 OFFICIAL GAZETTE


(c)
A list of Securities held by the Note Security Fund:-

Securities. Nominal Value. Cost Price. Latest Known
Market Price.


1. Australia, Commonwealth


of ........ 3 %o
2. do ....... 3 %
3. do ....... 3 %
4. do ....... 31/4%
5. do ....... 31/2%
6. do ....... 4 %
7. do ....... 4 %
8. do ....... 31/2%
9. British Gas .. 4 %
10. Ceylon ....... 3 %
11. do ....... 31/4%
12. do ....... 31/4%
13. do ....... 41/2%
14. Coventry .....31/2%
15. East Africa
High Comm..31/2 %
16. do ....... 31/27%
17. Exchequer Stk. 21/4 %
18. do ....... 3 %
19. Federated
Malay States 3 %
20. Fiji .......... 3 %
21. Funding Stk.. 21/2%
22. do ....... 23/4%
23. do ....... 3 %
24. Gold Coast ... 41/2 %
25. Jamaica Stock 41/4%
26. Kenya ....... 21/2%
27. do ....... 31/2 %
28. do ....... 41/2%
29. do ....... 41/2%
30. Luton ........ 3 %
31. National
DefenceLoan 3 %
32. National War
Bonds ...... 21/2%
33. do ....... 21/2%
34. New Zealand 3 %
35. do ....... 3 %
36. do ....... 5 %
37. Nigeria ...... 3 %
38. do ....... 3 %
39. do ....... 4 %
40. Northern
Rhodesia ... 31/2 %
41. Saving Bonds. 3 %
42. do ....... 3 %
43. Sierra Leone.. 41/2%
44. Southern
Rhodesia ... 41/2%
45. Tanganyika .. 41/4%
46. Uganda ...... 31/2%
47. do ....... 31/2%
48. War Loan .... 3 %


1958-60
1965-67
1975-77
1956-61
1961-66
1955-70
1961-64
1954-59
1969-72
1959-64
1959
1954-59
1965
1960-64

1966-68
1968-70
1955
1960

1960-70
1960-70
1956-61
1952-57
1966-68
1956
1973-78
1965-70
1957-67
1961-71
1971-78
1958

1954-58

1952-54
1954-56
1966-68
1973-77
1956-71
1955
1975-77
1963

1970-72
1960-70
1965-75
1955

1958-68
1967-72
1966-69
1955-65
1955-59


18908- 1- 7
7513- 5- 0
2331-10- 0
5855- 7- 5
2987-16- 0
3446-17- 0
1012-16- 9
12798-10- 2
20000- 0- 0
6739- 0- 3
1100- 0- 0
1520-18- 3
3225-13- 4
8219-13- 6

52470- 2- 5
911-13- 0
91073- 4-10
20000- 0- 0

20040- 3- 2
2904- 6- 9
130848- 8- 6
22036- 0- 1
17528-18- 7
2405- 5- 5
6122- 6- 9
6867-12-10
336- 5-11
4629- 8- 3
30000- 0- 0
1525-11- 6

70532- 1- 5

39125-18- 5
59048- 7- 4
3785- 6- 5
1993-14- 7
6500- 0- 0
2132- 9- 4
11000- 0- 0
55320-16- 2

22950- 0- 0
95692- 2- 0
32522- 5-10
750- 0- 0

5200- 0- 0
10000- 0- 0
20687-12- 7
13568- 4- 6
22464-10- 6


19503- 5-11
7710-15- 5
2459-16- 9
6144-13- 6
3004-16- 5
3755- 6- 6
986- 6- 3
12619- 1- 3
20175- 0- 0
6573-14-10
848- 9- 6
1500- 0- 0
3583- 9- 7
8302- 6- 9

54090- 0-11
1015-11- 2
92707- 5- 6
19975- 0- 0

18097- 0- 0
2675-12- 5
123264- 6- 0
22812- 0- 9
17528-18- 7
2719-17- 4
6041-19- 8
6447- 0- 0
355-17-10
4925- 8-10
29950- 0- 0
1446- 8- 8

69495-10-10

39661-10- 3
59975- 1- 1
4025-13-11
2055-14- 1
7606- 4- 0
1996- 0- 9
11413-10- 0
56605-19- 6


22720-10-
93051- 0-
35736-17-
855- 4-

6045-16-
9937-10-
21225- 4-
13318- 6-
23429-19-


18340-16- 9.
6799- 9- 9.
1970- 2- 6.
5708-19- 8.
2853- 6-11.
3412- 7- 7.
1012-16- 9.
12734-10- 4.
20300- 0- 0.
6098-16- 1.
1072-10- 0.
1498- 1-11.
3338-11- 4.
8219-13- 6.

47747-16- 1.
820- 9- 8.
91073- 4-10.
20500- 0- 0.

16833-14- 7.
2483- 4- 2.
128231- 9- 1.
22256- 7- 4.
16477- 3-10.
2453- 7- 7.
6244-15- 8.
5597- 2- 6.
314- 8- 8.
4629- 8- 3.
30150- 0- 0.
1525-11- 6.

71413-14- 6.

39223-14- 9.
59195-19- 9.
3425-14- 3.
1724-11- 6.
6727-10- 0.
2143- 2- 7.
9130- 0- 0.
55874- 0- 4.

20999- 5- 0.
87558- 5- 5.
29107- 9- 0.
772-10- 0.

5330- 0- 0.
10000- 0- 0.
19032-12- 4.
12821-19- 5.
22913-16- 4.


978632- 6- 6 980384- 2- 3 948092-12- 0.


H. R. LATREILLE
Receiver General
BASIL BURNSIDE
GEO. V. E. HIGGS


COMMISSIONERS
OF
CURRENCY


EXAMINED:
E. H. STUART
Auditor of Public Accounts
















STATEMENT OF ASSETS AND LIABILITIES COMMISSIONERS OF CURRENCY ON 31st. DECEMBER, 1953


ASSETS.
Cash on deposit Note Security Fund
(Joint Colonial Fund, Crown Agents)
Securities held by Note Security Fund
Transferred to Note Security Fund
(Sec. 7 of Currency Notes Act 1936)


123,676-11- 8
948,092-12- 0

10,717-13-10
1,082,486-17- 6


LIABILITIES.
Notes Issued
Excess of Assets over Liabilities


H. R. LATREILLE
Receiver General
BASIL BURNSIDE
UEO. V. E. HIGGS


S .


EXAMINED.


1,019,000- 0- 0
63,486-17- 6




1,082,486-17- 6


COMMISSIONERS
OF
CURRENCY.


E. H. STUART
Auditor of Public Accounts.














STATEMENT OF RECEIPTS AND EXPENDITURE BY THE COMMISSIONERS OF CURRENCY
FOR THE YEAR ENDED 31st. DECEMBER, 1953.
CURRENCY NOTE INCOME ACCOUNT.


EXPENDITURE.
Salaries 225- 0- 0
Miscellaneous-Counters and Incidental Expenses 220- 5- 9
Printing Freight and Insurance on Notes 4,199-12- 1
Transferred to Note Security Fund 10,717-13-10
Transferred to General Revenue 16,541- 5- 5

31,903-17- 1


RECEIPTS.
Interest on Securities held by Note Security Fund 27575-6-1
Interest from Joint Colonial Fund 4328-4-5
Amount recovered from Damaged Coin 6-7



31903-17-1


H. R. LATREILLE
Receiver General
BASIL BURNSIDE
GEO. V. E. HIGGS


EXAMINED.
E. H. STUART
Auditor of Public Accounts.


COMMISSIONERS
OF
CURRENCY.








OFFICIAL GAZETTE 109


REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau, N.P.,
Bahamas.
22nd February, 1954.
THE TRADE MARKS ACT
TRADE MARK NOS. 520 and 522.
CLASSES 1 and 47 respectively
I hereby give notice that the registration of the Trade Mark
above referred to ETHYL CORPORATION, a corporation of Delaware,
U.S.A., domiciled at Wilmington, Delaware, and with offices at 100
Park Avenue, New York, New York, registered on the 22nd day of
February, 1926; has been renewed as and from the 22nd day of
February, 1954.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar General.
REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau, Bahamas.
2nd April, 1954.
THE REMOVAL OF DEFUNCT COMPANIES ACT
TAKE NOTICE that under the provisions of The Removal of
Defunct Companies Act I have struck off the undermentioned Com-
pany as and from the 2nd day of April, 1954, on the ground that
it, having no debts and no assets, is no longer in operation or carry-
ing on business.
AQUAMARINE, LIMITED.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar General.
REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau,
2nd April, 1954.
NOTICE is hereby given that any person interested in opposing
the registration of any Mark appearing hereunder, may, within
one month from the date of this Notice, lodge, at the Registrar
General's Office, Nassau, N.P., Bahamas, a notice of opposition, in
duplicate, in the Form 7 in the Second Schedule, Trade Mark Rules,
1947.
On filing Notice of opposition, a fee of 2 is payable in respect
of each application opposed.
CLASS 42
2415


Application No. 2415, in respect of canned, bottled, tinned (and
otherwise processed) prepared food products.
Applicants: H. J. Heinz Company, a corporation of the State of
Pennsylvania, U.S.A. located and doing business as
manufacturers at 1062 Progress Street, Pittsburgh,


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OFFICIAL GAZETTE


Pennsylvania, trading as H. J. Heinz Company who
claim to be the proprietors of the above mark.
Applicants' Agent and Address for service in the Bahamas: Harry
P. Sands, Esq., of Chambers, Bay Street, Nassau,
Bahamas.
Date of Application: 1st April, 1954.
TO BE ASSOCIATED WITH TRADE MARK No. 1973.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar General.

REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
7th April, 1954.
The following Minister of Religion having been duly registered
shall be deemed to be appointed a'Marriage Officer of the Colony
with effect from the 1st April, 1954 for a further period of one year:
Name: Reverend Charles C. Smith. Address: Baptist Church,
Dumfries, Cat Island.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

NO. 42/1954.
WHEREAS Lynn Dundonald Russell, of the Eastern District,
New Providence, Painter, has made application to the Chief Justice
of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for letters of Adminis-
tration of the real and personal estates of Thomas Samuel Russell,
late of the Settlement of Hope Town, Abaco, Farmer, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard by
the said Chief Justice at the expiration ui twenty-eight days from
the date hereof.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar General.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
7th April, 1954.

REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau, N.P.,
Bahamas.
8th April, 1954.

THE TRADE MARKS ACT

TRADE MARK NO. 532
CLASS 43
I here by give notice that the registration of the Trade Mark
above referred to of HIRAM WALKER & SONS LIMITED of Walker-
ville, Ontario, Canada, registered on the 8th day of April, 1926, has
been renewed as and from the 8th day of April, 1954.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Rgistrar General.

NOTICE

Pursuant to the Provisions of Section 32 of The Companies Act,
notice is hereby given that the Registered Office of IDEAL HOMES
CONSTRUCTION COMPANY, LIMITED is situate in The Rootes
Building, on the East side of Frederick Street, in the City of Nassau.
PETER D. GRAHAM,
Barrister-at-Law.
















SUPPLEMENT TO THE

OFFICIAL GAZETTE


BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

NASSAU APRIL 8th, 1954. 9.


NO. 52.
The sub-joined Order in Council made under The Pensions Act
(No. 28 of 1952) is published for general information.
M.P. 14194.

ORDER IN COUNCIL
MADE UNDER
THE PENSIONS ACT (No. 28 of 1952)

In exercise of the powers conferred upon the Governor in Coun-
cil by section 4 of the Pensions Act, the following Order is hereby
made:
1. This Order may be cited as the Mamie Irlene Worrell Pen-
sion Order, 1954.
2. A pension at the rate of One Hundred and Twenty-nine
Pounds Eleven Shillings and Four Pence (129. 11. 4.) per annum is
hereby granted to Mamle Irlene Worrell as from the 1st of January,
1954.
Ordered in Council this 2nd day of April, 1954.
K. O'B. HARDING,
Clerk to the Executive Council.
38/. 7n 7










4. 53.
The sub-joined Order in Council made under The Pensions Act
(No. 28 of 1952) is published for general information.
M.P. 14194.

ORDER IN COUNCIL
MADE UNDER
THE PENSIONS ACT (No. 28 of 1952)
In exercise of the powers conferred upon the Governor in Coun-
cil by section 4 of the Pensions Act, the following Order is hereby
made:
1. This Order may be cited as the Roslyn Voneta Espie Pen-
sion Order, 1954.
2. A pension at the rate of Eighty-three Pounds Fifteen Shillings
(83. 15. 0.) per annum is hereby granted to Roslyn Voneta Espie
as from the 1st day of January, 1954.
Ordered in Ccuncla this 2nd day of April, 1954.
K. O'B. HARDING,
Clerk to the Executive CuunciL




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