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Publication Date: May 6, 1954
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OFFICIAL GAZETTE



BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

NASSAU MAY 6th, 1954 1q


GOVERNMENT NOTICES

COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE

NO. 65. His Excellency the Governor has approved of the appoint-
ment of Mr. Eric Wilchcombe to be a Justice of the Peace for Grand
Bahama and Acting Commissioner during the absence of Commis-
sioner S. R. Darville on sick leave with effect from the 29th April.
1954.
M.P. P. 270.

NO. 66.
The sub-joined Commission issued by His Excellency the Gov-
erner is published for general information.
M.P. 14998.

BAHAMA ISLANDS
ELIZABETH II by the Grace of God, of the
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern
Ireland and of Her other Realms and Terri-
tories, Queen Head of the Commonwealth,
Defender of the Faith.
(Sgd.) RANFURLY,
Governor.
To: Honourable H. A. McKinney, J.P., President.
R. M. Solomon, Esq., M.H..A.
Dr. C. W. Eneas, D.D.S.
H. C. McLean, Esq.
J. R. Colquhoun, Esq.
WHEREAS We have deemed it expedient, for divers good causes
and consideration, that a diligent and full enquiry should forthwith
be made in'o all the circumstances relating to or connected with any
loses of public money in the Post Office which have been disclosed
since the 1st day of January, 1953.
KNOW YE THEREFORE that, reposing great trust and confidence
in your zeal, discretion and integrity, We by these presents au-
thorise and appoint you, or any Three or more of you, to make a
diligent and full enquiry into all the circumstances relating to or
connected with any losses of public money in the Post Office which
have been disclosed since the 1st day of January, 1953, and We do
by these presents give and grant to you or any Three or more of
you, all the powers conferred on commissioners by The Commissions









134 OFFICIAL GAZETTE

of Enquiry Act for the purposes of making the aforesaid enquiry,
and We require that within Two months after the date of this com-
mission you do certify to Us, under your hands, or under the hands
of any Three or more of you, your several proceedings, and your
opinion and recommendations on the premises; and this commission
shall continue in full force, although the proceedings thereunder
shall not be continued by adjournment from time to time, and you or
any Three or more of you, may, from time to time, if you see fit,
without waiting for your full and complete report, certify your several
proceedings as the same shall be respectively perfected; and We
hereby command all Government Officers, and other persons whom-
soever, within the Colony, that they be assistant to you and each
of you in the execution of these presents, and We appoint you The
Honourable H. A. McKinney, J.P. to be the president of this commis-
sion, and give and grant to you the powers conferred on such a
president by T1-: Commissions of Enquiry Act.
IN TESTIMONY WHEREOF We have caused these Our Letters to
be made pa.ert and the Public Seal of Our Colony to be hereunto
affixed.
WITNESS His Excellency The Right Honourable, The Earl o"
Ranfurly, Governor and Commander-in-Chief, Vice Admiral of the
Colony this fifth day of May, 1954.
BY HIS EXCELLENCY'S COMMAND,
A. G. H. GARDNER-BROWN,
Colonial Secretary.



NO. 67..
BAHAMAS GOVERNMENT
41/2% DEBENTURE STOCK 1954/1974

Under the authority of the Mental Hospital
and Infirmary Loan Act 1953 230,000..
of which 50.000 has been placed in the terms of the Prospectus
and the remaining 180,000 is now offered for subscription.
PRICE OF ISSUE 100 PER CENT
Payable as follows;
On Application 10 per cent
On 1st July, 1954 90 per cent

100

The amount of 230,000 will be issued in Debentures of 25,
'50, 100, 500 and 1,000
OBJECTS
The loan is being raised for defraying expenses in connection
with the construction in New Providence of a new and improved
Mental Hospital with living quarters for staff and a new and
improved Infirmary.
INTEREST
Interest on the loan at the rate of 41/2% will be payable half
yearly on the 1st day of January and the 1st day of July in
each year at the stockholder's option either at the Public Trea-
sury, Nassau, New Providence, or, provided not less than 28 days
in writing is given to the Treasurer, Nassau, New Providence,
at the office of the Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4 Millbank.
London, S.W.I. The first interest payment of 1. 17. 6 per 100
stock will be made on the 1st January, 1955 Neither the principal
nor the interest will be subject to any present or future income
or other similar tax.
REGISTER OF DEBENTURES
Every Debenture shall before being issued be regis-ered ir
a Register Book to be kept for that purpose at the Treasury
The name and address of the holder of each debenture and al)









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transfers and cancellation of debentures shall be noted in the
Register Book.
SECURITY
The principal moneys .and Interest and Sinking Fund are
charged upon and made payable out of the General Revenue and
A.sse.s of the Government of the Bahama's.
SINKING FUND
Such sums. as may be necessary to_provide for the redemption
Df the loan on the date specified herein shall be appropriated
annually out of the general revenue and assets of the Colony.
PERIOD
Debentures will be repayable at par on the 1st day of August,
1974 at the stockholder's option either at the Public Treasury,
Nassau, New Providence, or, provided.not. less than 28 days in
.writing is given to the Treasurer, Nassau, New Providence, at
the office of the Crown Agents for the Colonies, 4 Millbank, S.WI1.
TRANSFER OF DEBENTURES
Debentures will be transferable at the Public Treasury, Nas-
sau, New Providence, on payment of a fee of.2/- per 100 of
debenture stock or portion thereof. Transfer of debentures may
Only be made by instrument in writing in the form;of the Sche-
-ule hereto.
APPLICATIONS
Applications which must be accompanied by -a deposit of 10
per cent of the nominal amount for which application; is made,
will be received at the Public Treasury, Nassau, New Providence,
up to noon on the 1st of July, 1954 and should be enclosed in
an envelope addressed "The Treasury, Nassau, New Providence"
and marked "Application for Debenture Stock".
PAYMENT
Payment of the deposit of 10 per cent on the 'nominal
. .mount applied for and of the amount due on allotment must
be lodged by the applicant with the Treasurer, Nassau, New
Providence, in cash or by cheque on a local Bank made payable
to the Public Treasury.
Default in payment by its due date of the installment due
1st of July, 1954, will render the deposit previously paid liable
to forfeiture and the allotment to cancellation.
Payment may be made in full after allotment but, no dis-
count will be allowed.
A commission of five shillings per cent will be allowed t>,
Pankers on allotments made in respect Of applications bearing
'their s'amp.
Copies of the Mental Hospital and Infirmary Loan Act 1953
may be inspected at the Public Treasury, Nassau, New Providence
between the hours of 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Monday to Friday unti'
'the 30th June, 1954.
Dated the 1st day of May, 1954.



APPLICATION FORM


BAHAMAS GOVERNMENT
41/2% DEBENTURE STOCK

Issued under the Mental Hospital and Infirmary Loar
Act 1953.
The Treasurer
Nassau, N.P
'SBir:
1/We hereby apply for say ............
............................. pounds of Bahamas Government
S/2 per cent Debenture Stock ........... according to the con-
,'"~ins contained in the Prospectus dated the
1954.









136 OFFICIAL GAZETTE

I/We undertake to pay for every stock
and to accept the same or any less amount that may be allotted
to me/us and to pay for the same in conformity with the terms
of the said Prospectus.
I/We enclose the required deposit of being
10 per cent on the nominal amount applied for.
Please Ordinary Signature ................
write
distinctly Full Name .....................
(IN BLOCK LETTERS) (State Title, if any, or
whether Mr., Mrs. or Miss)
Address to which any allotment should
be sent


D ate ..............

SCHEDULE
TRANSFER
BAHAMAS GOVERNMENT 41/2% Registered Debenture Stock
I for good and valuable
consideration received by me from
do hereby transfer to the said
the stock to the nominal value of say
pounds, number to
inclusive, standing in my name in the Registei kept by the
Treasurer, Nassau, New Providenue, Bahamas, to hold unto the
said his executors,
administrators and assigns, subject to the several conditions on
which I held the same at the time of the execution hereof; and
I, the said do hereby consent that
my name remain on the register of the said stock until such time
as the said Treasurer may enter the transferee's name thereon;
and I, the said
oo hereby agree to take the said Stock subject to the same con-
ditions.
As witness our hands.
Signed by the said
on the day of 19
in the presence of

WITNESS TRANSFEROR
Signed by the said
on the day of 19
In the presence of

WITNESS TRANSFEREE
Transfer Approved
This day of 19

CONTROLLER OF EXCHANGE.

NO. 68.
NOTICE is hereby given that sealed Tenders marked "TENDERS
FOR PUBLIC PRINTING", addressed to the COLONIAL SECRETARY,
will be received until noon Saturday the 15th May, 1954, for Printing
Blank Forms during the year ending the 31st December, 1954.
Forms of Tender and information as to the conditions of the
contract may be obtained at this Office..
Persons tendering are required to submit with lteir tenders tbe
names of two eligible persons who are willing to become bound with
them for the due performance of the work and who should also sign
and seal the tenders.
The right is reserved cf rejecting the whole or any of the tender;
and of obtaining the printed forms, from outside the Colony if deem-
ed desirable.
M.P. 8924.









OFFICIAL GAZETTE 137


NO. 69.
It is hereby notified that copies of The Collision Regulations
(Ships and Seaplanes on the Water) and Signals of Distress (Ships)
Order, 1953, which came into operation on the 1st January, 1954,
may be purchased at the Secretariat.
2. This Order in Council makes regulations for preventing col-
lisions at sea (including collisions involving seaplanes on the water)
and prescribes what signals shall be used by ships as signals of
distress. The Order gives effect to the International Regulations
for Preventing Collisions at Sea, 1948, which were approved by the
International Conference on Safety of Life at Sea, 1948.
M.P. 9510.
The foregoing Notices Numbered 65 to 69 are published by com-
mand.
A. G. H. GARDNER-BROWN,
COLONIAL SECRETARY.
DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES

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.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

NO 56/1954.
WHEREAS John Cleophas Butler, of the City of Nassau in the
Tq]and of New Providence, Dravman, 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 Nathaniel
Stubbs, late of the City of Nassau, New Providence, Farmer, 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 LTDDELL,
Ag. Registrar.
The Regis'ry,
Supreme Court.
30th April, 1954.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

NO. 57/1954.
WHEREAS Edward Henry Godet, of Carmichael Road, in the
Island of New Providence, Farmer, 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 Frances Susan
Stubbs, formerly of Turks Island, but late of New Providence, Widow,
deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard by
the said Chiel Justice at the expiration of fourteen days from the
date hereof.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
30th April, 1954.










138 OFFICIAL GAZETTE

REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
1st May, 1954.
IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
1954.

In the estate of Benoni Lockwood, late of the City
of St. Augustine, St. John's County, Florida,
U.S.A.
NOTICE is hereby given that after the expiration of fourteen
days from the date hereof, application will be made to the Supreme
Court of the Bahama Islands on its Probate Side by Harry Pickard
Sands, Esquire, of the City of Nassau, Bahamas, Barrister-at-Law,
for the Sealing of Probate of the Will of the aforesaid Benoni Lock-
wood, granted to Julia Chapin Lockwood, Executrix, by the County
Judge's Court of St. John'.: Ccvnty, Florida, on 6th August, 1952.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar.

REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
1st May, 1954.
IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
1954.

In the estate of Mark Wilber Norman, late of the
Town of Darien in the County of Fairfield, State
Connecticut, U.S.A.
NOTICE is hereby given that after the expiration of fourteen
days from the date hereof, application will be made to the Supreme
Court of the Bahama Islands on its Probate Side by Harry Pickard
Sands, Esquire, of the City of Nassau, Bahamas, Barrister-at-Law, for
the Sealing of Probate of the Will of Mark, Wilber Norman, granted
to Florence K. Norman, Executrix, by Judge Walton Clark, Jr., Pro-
bate Judge for the District of Darien, on 27th July, 1951.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar.

PUBLIC NOTICE

In exercise of the powers conferred upon them by Rules 43 and
97 of the Telecommunications Rules 1947, the Telecommunications
Board hereby issue the following notice:-
1. Commencing on the 1st day of May, 1954 and until further
notice there will be charged by the Telecommunications Department
the following fees in respect of the Mobile Telephone Service:
For 20 calls or less per month 1/- per call
For 21 to 40 calls per month 9d. per call
For over 40 call per month 6d. per call
Unlimited number of calls unmeteredd) 2. 0. 0. per month
Unlimited number of calls (metered) 1. 0. 0. per month basic
plus 2d. per
call
Made by the Telecommunications Board with the approval of
the Governor in Council this first day cf MYv. 1954.
Sgd. G. W. K. r)BERTS,
Chairman.

NOTICE

Office B-erd of Pilotage

Applications are invited for the post of Captain & Dredging
Master Government Dredgers at Salary of 850 per annum.
Applications should be addressed to the Chairman, Board of
Pilotage, and will be received up to the 19th May, 1954.









OFFICIAL GAZETTE 139

REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
4th May, 1954.
The Removal of Defunct Companies Act
Take Notice that under the provisions of The Removal of De-
funct Companies Act I have struck off the under-mentioned Com-
pany as and from the 3rd day of May,,1954 in compliance with their
request of the same date, having had their assurance that they are
not carrying on business or in operation:-
NEW PROVIDENCE LAND COMPANY, LIMITED.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar General.

REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau,
4th May, 1954.
NOTICE is hereby given that any person interested in opposing
the Registration of any Mark appearing hereunder, may within one
monih 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 1
2433


PENTALITE

Application No. 2433, in respect of paints, varnishes (other than
insulating varnishes), enamels (in the nature of
paints), lacquers distembers and painters' colours.
Applicants: Imperial Chemical Industries Limited having a place
of business at Imperial Chemical House, Millbank,
Lonaon, S. W. 1., England who claim to be the pro-
prietors of the above mark.
Applicants' Agent and Address for service in the Bahamas: R.
Newton Higgs, Esq., of Chambers, Bay Street, Nas-
sau, Bahamas.
Date of Application: 4th May, 1954.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar General.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

NO. 61/1954.
WHEREAS Eugene Roberts, of the Southern District, New Pro-
vidence, Chauffeur, has made application to the Chief Justce of the
Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for letters of Administration of
the real and personal estates of Unita Roberts, late of the Southern
District, New Providence, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard by
the said Chief Justice at the expiration of fourteen days from the
da'e hereof.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
4th May, 1954.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side

NO. 63/1954.
WHEREAS Edward McIntosh, of the Settlement of New Plymouth
on Green Turtle Cay, Abaco, Bahamas, has made application to the
Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for letters










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of Administration with the Will Annexed, of the real and personal
es ates of Frank McIntosh, late of the Settlement of New Plymouth,
aforesaid, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard by
the said Chief Justice at the expiration of twenty-eight days front
the date hereof.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Ag. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court.
5th May, 1954.

NOTICE OF SITTING OF THE LICENSING AUTHORITY

THE SHOP LICENCES ACT 1933.
NOTICE is hereby given that a sitting of the Licensing Au-
thority for the I land cf New Providence, will be held at the
Magistrate's Court on Thursday the 13th day of May, 1954, at
4:30 o'clock for the purpose of granting licences (and transfers
of licences) under the above Act.
The undermentioned persons have applied for a grant of
the licences specified below.

LICENCES


Name and Address Description of
of the Applicant Licence


144. Cornelius C.
Adams,
Nassau, N.P.



145. Vera Munroe,
Malcolm Lane.




146. Ursula Woods,
Meadows St.



147. Robert Maxwell
Darville,

Eastern District.
N.P.



148. Coralee R.
Stirrup,
Coconut Grove.


149. Lucille Kelly,
Mt. Rose Ave.



150. Irene Smith,
Nassau St.


Service Station


Groceries, Dry
Goods. Fruit and
Notions



Dressmakers and
Tailors' Supplies



Gasoline, Motor
Oils, Petroleum
Products
Motor Vehicles,
motor parts,
Accessories and
General
Merchandise
General Shop




Meats and
Groceries



Dry Goods


Description of
Premises

A two storey stone
building situate on
the north side of
East Shirley St.
known as "Adams
Paint Shop."
The bottom floor of
a two storey stone
building situate on
Baillou Hill Road
two doors north of
Rogers Corner.
A two storey stone
building situa'e
corner of Blue Hill
Road and Meadows
St.
The ground floor of
a two storey stone
building situate on
t h e northeastern
corner of Shirley and
Fowler Streets.


A one storey stone
building situate 2
blocks south of the
Conch Shell Club,
Blue Hill Road.
A one storey ston"
b 11 i 1 din rita1^e
Mrntrose Ave., Sears
Addition, below Hi-
biscus Inn.
A one storey stone
building situate Nas-
sau St. sou'h of the
Food Store.










OFFICIAL GAZETTE 141


151. Jennifer
Roberts,
Eastern District.




152. Joyce Bain,
East St., South.


153. Clarence
Morley,
Wulff Road.

Dated at Nassau
CH


Dresses,
Garments and
Accessories



Cool Drinks



Petty Shop
(Cool Drinks)


Ihe 4th day of May,
[ARLES E. ALBURY,


Shop No. 2 on the
ground floor of a two
storey stone building
situate near West
Bay St. on the West-
ward Villas sub-divi-
sion, N.P.
A one storey wooden
building situate
corner of East St.
and Gibbs Corner.
A one storey wooden
building situate
Wulff Road and
Market St.
1954.


Clerk of the Licensing Authority.

NOTICE OF SITTING OF THE LICENSING AUTHORITY

THE LIQUOR LICENCES ACT 1938.
NOTICE is hereby given that a sitting of the Licensing Au-
thority for the Island of New Providence, will be held at the
Magistrate's Court on Thursday the 13th day of May, 1954, at
4.30 o'clock for the purpose of granting licences (and transfers
of licences) under the above Act.
The undermentioned persons have applied for a grant of
the licences specified below.
LICENCES

Name and Address Description of Description of
of the Applicant Licence Premises


318. Olivia Nottage,
Nassau, N.P.




319. Alexander
Constantakis,
Nassau, N.P.




320. Edwin L. Smith.
South Beach
Road

321. Franklin Clarke,
Coconut Grove.




322. Irene Nottage,
Mackey St.



323. Lemuel Longley,


Music and Dancing





Music and Dancing






General



Wholesale





Beer and Sodas




Retail Liquor


A restaurant on th3
ground floor of a two
storey stone building
situate East St., N.P.
between Deveaux
and Milton St.
A stone building
known as the Olym-
pia Hotel and prem-
ises appurten-
ant thereto situate
on the western side
of West St.
A one storey stone
building situate on
the west side of the
South Beach Road.
One storey stone
building situate on
the south side of
Palm Avenue. ap-.
proximately 50 ft
east of Farm Road.
A one storey stone
building situate one
door west of St.
James Road, Shirley
St.
A one storey stucco
building situate on
Cagmbridge St.










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TRANSFERS

Name and Address Description of Name of Licensee
of the Applicant Licence and the Premises
324. E. R. Bain, Proprietary Club The premises known
City of Nassau, as The Sea Garden
Club, Gambler, now
licensed to Mr. Ber-
tram Stuart. Prem-
ises now purchased
by Mr. Bain.
325. Cookie Chea, Restaurant The premises known
Nassau, N.P. as Cookie's restau-
rant situate on the
south side of Bay St.
opposite Maura's
Premises now pur-
chased by Mr. An-
thony Aggeeb.
Dated at Nassau the 5th day of May, 1954.
CHARLES E. ALBURY,
Clerk of the Licensing Authority.

NOTICE

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 32 of The Companies Act,
notice is hereby given that the Registered Office of Colonial Research
In titute is situate in Building No. 324 on the South Side of Bay
Street in the City of Nassau.
KENNETH SOLOMON,
Attorney for the above-named Company.

NOTICE

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 32 of The Companies Act,
notice is hereby given that the Registered Office of CASTOR LIMITED
has been transferred from the Building situate on the corner of
Bay and Charlotte Streets to the Rootes Building on the East side
of Frederick Street in the City of Nassau.
PETER D. GRAHAM,
Barrister-at-Law.

NOTICE

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 32 of The Companies Act,
notice is hereby given that the Registered Office of ISLAND AD-
VENTURES, LIMITED is situate at the Chambers of William McP.
Christie on the first floor of the Boyle Building in Bank Lane in the
City of Nassau.
WILLIAM McP. CHRISTIE,
Attorney for the above-named Company.




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