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Publication Date: January 13, 1955
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OFFICIAL GAZETTE



BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY
NASSAU JANUARY 13th, 1955 2
GOVERNMENT NOTICES
COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE
The following notices is Published as a Supplement to the
Gazette.
No. 5. The Randall Albert Russell Pension Act 1954
No. 6. The Hilda Melina Prudden Pension Act 1954.
No. 7. The Enoch Pedro Robert Pension Order 1955.
No. 8.
It is hereby notified that His Excellency the Governor in Council, acting
under the authority of Section 6 of the Public Holidays Act 1938 (Ch. 15)
has authorised the carrying on of business in any shop after the hour of 12
o'clock on Friday the 14th January, 1955.
M.P. 10746.
(Sd.) RANFURLY,
GOVERNOR.
BAHAMA ISLANDS,
NEW PROVIDENCE.
By His Excellency The Right Honour-
able, The Earl of Ranfurly, Gov-
ernor and Commander-in-Chief
in and over the said Islands and
Vice-Admiral of the same.
PROCLAMATION
No. 54 of 1954
WHEREAS by Section 10 of an Act to incorporate the Field Superintend-
ent of The Island Missionary Society it is provided that the Act shall not
come into operation unless and until it is notified by Proclamation that it is
Her Majesty's pleasure not to disallow the same.
NOW THEREFORE I, Thomas Daniel Knox, The Earl of Ranfurly,
Governor as aforesaid, do hereby proclaim that intimation has been made to
me that Her Majesty the Queen will not be advised to exercise her powers of
disallowance with respect to the Act aforesaid.
GIVEN under my hand and the public
seal of the said Islands at Govern-
ment House in the City of Nassau
in the Island of New Providence
this fifth day of January, A.D.
1955 and in the third year of Her
Majesty's reign.
BY HIS EXCELLENCY'S COMMAND.
(Sgd.) A. G. H. GARDNER-BROWN,
Colonial Secretary.
No. 9.
His Excellency the Governor has been informed by the Right Honourable
The Secretary of State 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 Legislature of the Bahama Islands:-
No. 45 of 1954-The Prisons Amendment Act 1954.
No. 46 of 1954-The Prisons Act 1943 Amendment (No. 2) Act 1954.
No. 55 of 1954-The Taxi-Cab Amendment Act 1954.
No. 62 of 1954-The Emma Knowles Jackson Pension Act 1954.
2. His Excellency directs that Act No. 62 shall come into operation as on
and from the 22nd July, 1954.
M.Ps. 11559/2, 11559, 10029, P. 184.




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No. 10.
The subjoined Notice of, Possession given under The Acquisition of Land
Act (Ch. 265) is published for general information.
M.P. 1017D.

NOTICE OF POSSESSION.
Given- Under
THE ACQUISITION OF-LAND ACT
Chapter 265;
WHEREAS by Notice-No. 166.&dated:the 28th -Oetoer, 1954, and pub-
lished in the Official Gazette dated the 28th"October, 1954, the Governor in
Council declared that it was his intention to acquire the land described in the
Schedule hereto:
AND. WHEREAS a claim for compensation has been lodged .by the
Romai Catholic Prefect Apostolic, of the Bahamas with the Colonial Secret
tary for the said land-
NOW THEREFORE, it is hereby notified that the selected land has been
appropriated by the Goyernor.in Council for the purpose mentioned in the
said notice with effect from the date of this notice.
Dated the 12th day of January, 1955.
(Sgd.)'A. G. H. GARDNER-BROWN,
Colonial Secretary.
SCHEDULE
All.that tractor parcel of land containing 40.10 acres, more or less, and
being a portion of the tract of 700 acres granted in 1813 to William H. Wil-
liams.et.al-see record at page.95 of Book I in the Crown- Lands Office-and
now said to be the property of the Roman Catholic Prefect Apostolic of the
Bahamas, and situate near the western coast of the Island of San Salvador in
the vicinity of Bonefish Bay-Point as outlined on a plan numbered F55 AI
3942, on record at MP. 1017 D/ 159b of the Crown Lands Office and by this
reference made.a part hereof, and more particularly described as follows:-
From the eastern end of the concrete pier at Cockburn Town go northerly
along theMain Public Road known as the Limestone Road for a distance of
6272 feet (approx.) to a wooden stake on the eastern side of the said Public
Road, 10 feet from its centre line, then go South 85 degrees 02 minutes East
36.94 feet to a wooden stake which marks the southwestern corner of the said
tract originally granted to William H. Williams et al and thence along that
portion of the southern boundary of the said land originally granted to Wil-
liam H. Williams et al which also marks the southern boundaries of the tract
of 20.32 acres and 3.575 acres now vested in the Governor in Council under
the Acquisition of Land Act (Ch. 265), as recorded in Book X 2 pages 305 to
806, and in Book E 20 pages 552 to 553 respectively in the Registrar General's
Office, South 85 degrees 02 minutes East 1459.80 feet to a nail driven in the
rock which marks the southeastern corner of the said tract of 3.575 acres now
vested in the Governor in Council and is also the point of beginning of the
of beginning of the said tract or parcel of land now required for a public
purpose.
From this point of beginning the boundaries of the said tract or parcel of
land extend thence along thesouthern boundary of the said land originally
granted to William H. Williams et al South 85 degrees 02 minutes East 2502.07
feet, thence along a portion of the eastern boundary of the said land originally
granted to William H. Williams et al North 4 degrees 58 minutes East 275.
feet, thence through the said land originally granted to William H. Williams
by the following three courses:-North 85 degrees 02minutes West 1246.38
feet, North 5 degrees 00 minutes East 799.50 feet and North 84 degrees 59
minutes West 1462.95 feet to a concrete monument which is located on the
eastern boundary of the said tract of 20.32 acres vested in the Governor in
Council, thence along a portion of the eastern boundary of the said tract of
20.32 acres South 13 degrees 41 minutes 30 seconds East 772.03 feet to a
concrete monument which marks the northeastern corner of the said tract of
3.575 acres vested in the Governor in Council, thence along the eastern
boundary-of the said tract of 3.575 acres vested in the Governor in Council
South 11 degrees 37 minutes West 346.28 feet back to the point of beginning.

No. 11.,
The subjoined Notice of Possession given under The Acquisition of Land
Act (Ch. 265) is published for general information.
M.P. 1017D.
NOTICE OF POSSESSION
Given Under
THE ACQUISITION OF LAND ACT
Chapter 265.
WHEREAS'by Notice No. 165 dated the 28th October, 1954, and pub-
lished in the Official Gazette dated the 28th October, 1954, the Governor in
Council declared that it was his intention to acquire the land-described in the
Schedule hereto
AND WHEREAS a claim for compensation has been lodged by Margaret
Fernander with the Colonial Secretary for the said land.
NOW THEREFORE, it is hereby notified that the selected land has been
appropriated by the Governor in Council for the purpose mentioned in the
said notice with effect from the date of this notice.
Dated the 12th day of January, 1955.
(Sgd.) A. G. H. GARDNER-BROWN,
Colonial Secretary.











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SCHEDULE
All that tract or parcel of land, containing 1.11 acres, more or less, and
being a portion of the tract of 20 acres granted in 1866 to Lewis Lightbourn-
see record at page 26 of Book I in the Crown Lands Office-situate on the
western coast of the Island of San Salvador, in th vicinity of Bonefish Bay
Point, as outlined on a plan numbered F 55 AI 3942, on record at M.P.1
017D/159b of the Crown Lands Office and by this reference made a part
hereof, and more particularly described as follows:-
The boundaries of the said tract or parcel of land now required for a public
purpose commenced at a point on the western side of the Main Public Road
known as the Limestone Road, which said point is approximately 5,420 feet,
from the eastern end of the concrete pier at Cockburn Town (measured in a
northerly direction along the said Limestone Road), and extend thence along
the southern boundary of the tratct of 1.11 acres now vested in the Governor
in Council under the Acquisition of Land Act (Ch. 265), as recorded in Book
G 20 pages 114 to 115 in the Registrar General's Office, North 85 degrees 02
minutes West 201.82 feet to a point at Mean High Water Mark on the West-
ern coast of San Salvador Island which point also marks the southwestern
corner of the said tract of 1.11 acres vested in the Governor in Council, thence
along the said Mean High Water Mark South 3 degrees 36 minutes East
277.30 feet, thence leaving the said Mean High Water Mark and along the
northern boundary of the remainder of the said land originally granted to
Lewis Lightbourn South 85 degrees 02 minutes East 150.30 feet to a point on
the western side of the said Limestone Road which point also marks the north-
eastern corner of the remainder of the said land originally granted to Lewis
Lightbourn, thence along the western side of the said Limestone Road North
7 degrees 06 minutes East 274.39 feet back to the point of commencement
which point also marks the southeastern corner of the said tract of 1.11 acres
vested in the Governor in Council.
The foregoing notices numbered 5 to 11 are published by command.
A. G. H. GARDNER BROWN,
Colonial Secretary.



DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES



REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau, Bahamas,
3rd December, 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 Company as and from
the 3rd day of December, 1954 on the ground that it is no longer carrying
on business.
BURLINGTON (NASSAU) LIMITED.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Registrar General.



POLICE HEADQUARTERS,
Nassau, Bahamas.
5th January, 1955.

INSPECTION OF TAXI-CABS

All Owners and Drivers of Taxi-cabs not already passed by the Taxi-cab
Board are reminded to have their Taxi-cab at FORT CHARLOTTE at 10 a.m.
on Monday the 17th January, 1955, for inspection by the Board.
E. D. SEARS,
Commissioner of Police.


IN THE SUPREME COURT
PROBATE SIDE
No. 3/1955.
WHEREAS William McPherson Christie, Esq., of the City of Nassau in
the Island of New Providence, Bahamas, Barrister-at-Law, has made appli-
cation to the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for
letters of Administration of the real and personal estates of Johnson Ried
Tatum, late of the City of Miami in the State of Florida, U.S.A. Realtor,
deceased.










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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,
Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
7th January, 1955.

REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau,
11th January, 1955.
NOTICE is hereby given that any person interested in opposing the regis-
tration of any Mark appearing hereunder, may, within one month from the
date of the 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 4 is payable in respect of each
application opposed.
CLASS 43
2491

TIOPEPE
Application No. 2491, in respect of Wines (alcoholic), Spirits (beverages,)
Liqueurs and Cocktails.
Applicants:- Gonzalez, Byass & Co. Limited, having a place of business at
7 & 8 Gt. Winchester Street, Old Roard Street, London, E.C. 2,
England; also having addresses at Manuel Ma. Gonzales 12,
Jerez de la Frontera, Spain and 15, Rua Barao de Forrester,
Villa Nova de Gaya, Portugal, Wine Merchants, a Limited
Liability Company registered under the laws of Great Britain,
trading as Gonzalez, Byass & Co. Limited and also trading at
Gonzalez Byass Y CA and as Gonzalez Byass & Co., who
claim to be the proprietors of the above mark.
Applicants Address for service in the Bahamas:-
Harry P. Sands, Esq., of Chambers Bay Street Nassau,
Bahamas.
Date of Application:-llth January, 1955.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Reg strar General.

REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau,
11th January, 1955.
NOTICE is hereby given that any person interested inopposing the reg-
istration 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 4 is payable in respect of each
application opposed.
CLASS 45
2493


MARLBORD


Application No. 2493, in respect of cigarettes, and all other goods in Class 45.
Applicants:- Philip Morris & Co. Ltd., Incorporated, having a place of
business at 100 Park Avenue, New York, State of New York,
United States of America trading as manufacturers who claim
to be the proprietors of the above mark.
Applicants' Address for service in the Bahamas:-
Messrs Higgs & Johnson of Chambers, Myers Building, Bay
Street, Nassau, Bahamas.
Date of Application:-llth January, 1955.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Registrar General.

NOTICE OF MARINES

The former oil light displayed on Man-O-War Hill, Great Ragged Island
has been replaced by an automatic flashing acetylene light, particulars as
follows:-
(1) Light, White
(2) Flashing, twenty times per minute, or at three second intervals.
(3) Visibility twelve nautical miles.












OFFICIAL GAZETTE 15

(4) Located on "Man-O-War" hill about one mile South of Duncan Town
(5) Height of focal plane estimated at 118 feet above high water.
(6) Lighted 24th December, 1954.

G. C. STUBBS,
Director of Public Works,
12th January, 1955.


13th January, 1955.

ADMINISTRATION OF HUNGARIAN PROPERTY

Notice has been received that in terms of the Treaty of Peace with Hun-
gary, Hungarian assets in the hands of Custodians of Enemy Property
throughout the British Empire will be distributed to claimants on a basis of
equality with the United Kingdom.
Persons entitled to claim are citizens of the United Kingdom, the Colo-
nies and British protected persons.
Claimants must have been British Subjects,-
(a) When the claim originally fell due, and
(b) 15th September, 1947.
Claims comprise sums due to persons defined above, by the Hungarian
Government, Hungarian Nationals and Hungarian Companies which-
(a) Fell due on or after 8th April, 1935-and
(b) Were outstanding on 15th September, 1947.
Claimants are requested to furnish me with particulars of their claims not
later than 31st January, 1955.
Fuller information will be given to any claim on personal application
to the undersigned.
(Sgd.) J. LIDDELL,
Registrar General,
Custodian of Enemy Property.


13th January, 1955.

ADMINISTRATION OF BULGARIAN PROPERTY

Notice hasbeen received thatinterms of the Treatyof Peace with Bul-
garia, Bulgarian assets in the hands of Custodians of Enemy Property through-
out the British Empire will be distributed to claimants on a basis of equality
with the United Kingdom.
Persons entitled to claim are Citizens of the United Kingdom, the Colonies
and British protected persons.
Claimants must have been British Subjects,-
(a) When the claim originally fell due, and
(b) On 15th September, 1947.
Claims comprise sums due to persons defined above, by the Bulgarian
Government, Bulgarian Nationals and Bulgarian Companies which,-
(a) Fell due on or after 5th March, 1935, and
(b) Were outstanding on 15th September, 1947.
Claimants are requested to furnish me with particulars of their claims
not later than 31st January, 1955.
Fuller information will be given to any claimant on personal application
to the undersigned.
(Sgd.) J. LIDDELL,
Registrar General,
Custodian of Enemy Property.



REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau, N. P.,
Bahamas.
13th January, 1955

THE TRADE MARKS ACT

TRADE MARK No. 39
CLASS 45

I hereby give notice that the registration of the Trade Mark above referred
to of Westminster Tobacco Company, Limited of Westminster House, 7,
Millbank, London, S.W., England, registered on the 16th day of October,
1912, has been renewed as and from the 16th day of October, 1954.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Registrar General.











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REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau,
13th January, 1955.
NOTICE is hereby given that any person interested in opposing the regis-
tration 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 4 is payable in respect of each
application opposed.
CLASS 43
2494


2496


Applications Nos. 2494, 2495 and 2496, in respect of Wines.
Applicants:- Vine Products, Limited having a place of business at V. P.
Winery, Villiers Road, Kingston-on-Thames, Surrey, England;
Wine Importers and Producers, who claim to be the propriet-
ors of the above Marks.
Applicants' Address for service in the Bahamas:-









OFFICIAL GAZETTE 17

Messrs. R. H. Curry & Co., Ltd. of Bay Street, Nassau,
Bahamas.
Date of Applications:-13th January, 1955.
TRADE MARK NUMBER 2495 TO BE ASSOCIATED WITH TRADE
MARKS NUMBERS, 1253 and 1259.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Registrar General.

REGISTRAR GENERAL'S OFFICE,
Nassau,
13th January, 1955.
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 4 is payable in respect of each
application opposed.
CLASS 43
2497

ANCESTOR

2495


$CESrT
DEWAR'S
RARE OLD SCOTCH WHISKY

Productof A l Scotland








SPECIALLY SELECTED & BLENDED BY
JOHN DEWAR & SONS L.
PERTH SCOTLAND
Application No. 2497, in respect of Spirits included in Class 63.
Application No. 2498, in respect of Scotch Whisky.
Applicants:- John Dewar & Sons, Limited having a place of business in
Glasgow Road, Perth, Scotland; and Dewar House, May-
market, London, S.W., England; Distillers, who claim to be
the proprietors of th above marks.
Applicants' Address for service in the Bahamas:-
Messrs. R. H. Curry & Co., Ltd., of Bay Street, Nassau,
Bahamas.
Date of Applications:-13th January, 1955.
JAMES LIDDELL,
Registrar General.



















SUPPLEMENT TO THE



OFFICIAL GAZETTE



BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

NASSAU JANUARY Oth, 1955 IA

GOVERNMENT NOTItES
COLONIAL SECRETARY'S 'OFFICE
No. 5.
The subjoined: Order in Council made under The Randall Albert Russell
Pension Act 1954 (No. 59 of 1954) is published for general information.
M.P. P. 135.
ORDER IN COUNCIL
MADE UNDER
THE RANDALL ALBERT RUSSELL PENSION ACT 1954
(No. 59 of 1954)
In exercise of the powers conferred upon the Governor in Council by sec-
tion 2 of the Randall Albert Russell Pension Act 1954, the following Order is
hereby made:
1. This Order may be cited as the Randall Albert Russell Pension
Order, 1955.
2. A pension at the rate of Twenty Pounds Eight Shillings and Eleven
Pence (20-8-11) per annum is hereby granted to Randall Albert Russell as
from the 22nd July, 1954.
3. The pension granted by this Order shall be in addition to and not in
substitution for any pension or gratuity which he now has or may have under
any other Act.
Order in Council this 8th day of January, 1955.
K. B. HARDING,
Clerk to the Executive Council.


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No. 6.
The subjoined Order in Council made under The Hilda Melissa Prudden
Pension Act 1954 (No. 61 of 1954) is published for general information.
M.P. P. 111.
ORDER IN COUNCIL
Made Under
THE HILDA MELISSA PRUDDEN PENSION ACT 1954.
(No. 61 of 1954)
In exercise of the powers conferred upon the Governor in Council by
section 2 of the Hilda Melissa Prudden Pension Act 1954, the following Order
is hereby made:
1. This Order may be cited as the Hilda Melissa Prudden Pension Order,
1955.
2. A pension at the rate of Twenty-three Pounds Eight Shillings and Nine
Pence (23-8-9) per annum is hereby granted to Hilda Melissa Prudden as
from the 22nd July, 1954.
Ordered in Council this 8th day of January, 1955.
K. B. HARDING,
Clerk to the Executive Council.

No. 7.
The subjoned 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 PENSION ACT
(No 28 of 1952).
In exercise of the powers conferred upon the Governor in Council by section
4 of the Pensions Act, the following Order is hereby made:
1. This Order may be cited as the Enoch Pedro Roberts Pension Order,
1955.
2. A pension at the rate of Three hundred and ninety-six Pounds Seven
Shillings and Six Pence (396-7-6) per annum is hereby granted to Enoch
Pedro Roberts as from the 1st day of January, 1955.
Ordered in Council this 13th day of January, 1955.
K. B. HARDING,
Clerk to the Executive Council.




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