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Publication Date: April 28, 1956
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    Government Notice No. 55: The Children and Young Persons (Juvenile Courts Panel) (Amendment No.2) Order 1956
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OFFICIAL GAZETTE


BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY


NASSAU APRIL 28th, 1956 17.

GOVERNMENT NOTICES

COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE
The following Government Notices are published as a Sup-
plement to this Gazette:-
No. 53-The Taxi Cab Amendment Rules 1956-M.P. 10029.

No. 54-The Air Navigation (Customs Airports) Order 1956-
M.P. 12260/2.

No. 55-The Children and Young Persons (Juvenile Courts Panel)
(Amendment No. 2) Order 1956-M.P. 13375.

BAHAMA ISLANDS.
(Sd.) RANFURLY,
Governor.
By His Excellency The Right Honourable,
The Earl of Ranfurly, Knight Com-
mander of the Most Distinguished
Order of Saint Michael and Saint
George, Governor and Commander-in-
Chief in and over the said Islands,
Vice-Admiral of the same.
A PROCLAMATION
WHEREAS under Section 5 of The Plants Protection Act,
the Governor-in-Council may, on the recommendation of the
Agricultural and Marine Products Board by Proclamation ab-
solutely or conditionally prohibit the importation directly or
indirectly from any country or place named in the Proclamation
of any plants, or any articles packed therewith or any package
which, in the opinion of the Governor-in-Council, are or are
likely to be a means of introducing any plant disease into the
V Colony.

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AND WHEREAS the Agricultural and Marine Products
Board have made certain recommendations to the Governor-in-
Council.
NOW THEREFORE I the Governor-in-Council do hereby
issue this my Proclamation declaring that the importation to the
Bahama Islands directly or indirectly from any Port or place in
the State of Florida, United States of America, of any plant (in
which term is included trees, shrubs, herbs, or vegetables; and'
cuttings, bulbs, seeds, berries, buds and grafts; and the fruit
or product of any plant and the root, trunk, stem, branch or
leaf of any plant, and the whole or any part of any growing,
dying or dead plant including emptied pods, husks or skins)
or any package in which any plant (as hereinbefore defined),
whether the same is intended for consumption as food or otherwise
or any paper or any other article which has been packed with
any plant (as hereinbefore defined), as aforesaid is absolutely
prohibited.
AND IT IS HEREBY DECLARED that this my Proclamation
shall remain in force from today's date until further notice.
Given under my hand and the Great Seal
of the said Islands at Government
House, in the City of Nassau, in the
Island of New Providence this 27th
day of April A.D., 1956, and in the
Fifth year of Her Majesty's Reign.
BY HIS EXCELLENCY'S COMMAND,
(Sgd.) F. M. NOAD,
Acting Colonial Secretary.

GOD SAVE THE QUEEN.


No. 56.
His Excellency the Governor has approved of the following
appointments:-
Mr. A. G. H. Jones-to be Assistant Immigration Officer with
effect from the 1st May, 1956.
Ex-Sgt. Garnet Levarity-to be Assistant Immigration Officer on
one year's probation with effect from the 1st May, 1956-
M.P.13357.
Ex-Sgt. J. L. Gay-to be Enforcement Officer with effect from
the 1st May, 1956-M.P.15270.
Mr. Edward Scavella-to be Foreman Carpenter with effect from
the 1st April, 1956-M.P.P.911.
Mr. D. O. Murray-to be Attendance Officer with effect from the
1st January, 1955-M.P.P.908.
Mr. M. H. Toppin-to be Assistant Attendance Officer with effect
from the 1st February, 1955-M.P.P.909.
Mrs. E. A. Sands-to be Clerk of the Court with effect from the
1st November, 1955-M.P.P.545.
Miss Ethel Kemp-to be a Clerk Grade IV with effect from the
1st May, 1955-M.P.P.114.

No. 57.
It is hereby notified that His Excellency the Governor, acting
on instructions received from the Right Honourable the Secretary
of State for the Colonies, has been pleased to recognize Senor
Alejandro Antonio Galarce, provisionally, pending the issue of
Her Majesty's Exequator, as Consul General of the Argentine









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Republic in London with jurisdiction including "the United
Kingdom overseas Territories not already within the district of
an Argentine Consular Officer".
M.P. 14192.
The foregoing notices numbered 53 to 57 are published by
command.
F. M. NOAD,
Acting Colonial Secretary.



DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES


Public Works Department,
Nassau, N.P., Bahamas.
21st April, 1956.
Consumers are hereby notified that all the Water and Sewer-
age bills for the Quarter ending March 31st, 1956 have been
rendered and these accounts must be settled on or before May
19th, 1956.
Bills should be presented to the Public Treasury at the time
of payment. Persons not having received a bill should apply
at the office of the Public Works Department and request a
duplicate. Telephone 2846.
By Order,
A. C. LANGLOIS,
Director Public Works (Actg.).


Nassau, Bahamas.
24th April, 1956.
SALE OF SPONGE
It is hereby notified for general information that the Sponge
Market for the sale of sponge will close with effect from the
12th May, 1956.
From the above date any fisherman found in possession of
sponge, not previously declared to the Agricultural and Marine
Products Board, will be liable on summary conviction to a fine
of One hundred pounds.
O. S. RUSSELL,,
Director of Agriculture.


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau,

24th April, 1956.
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 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.








134 OFFICIAL GAZETTE

CLASS 3
2638






UOBACO P I SNUFF


Lu nGcwoRTS SNUFFS LmD KE-AL.

Application No. 2638 in Class 3 in respect of "snuff flavoured
with menthol and eucalyptus".
Applicants:- Illingworth's Snuffs, Limited having a place of busi-
:ness at Aynam Mills, Canal Head North, Kendal, England,
Manufacturers, who claim to be the proprietors of the above
mark.
Applicants' Address for service in the Bahamas:- R. Newton
Higgs and Godfrey K. Kelly jointly and severally of Chamb-
ers, Bay Street, Nassau, Bahamas.
Date of Application:- 13th April, 1956.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General.


Nassau,
Registrar General's Office,
24th April, 1956.
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 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 48
2639

Bahamour
Application No. 2639 in Class 48 in respect of perfumes, toilet
articles and preparations, suntan lotions, and the like.
Applicants:- The General Agency Limited a company incorpor-
ated under the laws of the Bahama Islands and having its
Registered Office in the City of Nassau in the Island of New
Providence trading as The General Agency Limited who
claim to be the proprietors of the above mark.
Applicants' Address for service in the Bahamas:- The General
Agency Limited c/o William McP. Christie, Esq., Chambers,
Boyle Building, Nassau, Bahamas.
Date of Application:- 13th April, 1956.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General.











OFFICIAL GAZETTE 135

Registrar General's Office,
Nassau,
24th April, 1956.
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 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 42
2640








Application No. 2640 in Class 42 in respect of substances used
as food or as ingredients in food.
Applicants:- Campbell Soup Company having a place of busi-
ness at 100 Market Street in the City of Camden, State of
New Jersey, one of the United States of America, a corpora-
tion of the said State of New Jersey, trading as Manufacturers
who claim to be the proprietors of the above mark.
Applicants' Address for service in the Bahamas:- Useph Baker,
Esq., of Chambers, Bay Street, Nassau, Bahamas.
Date of Application 16th April, 1956.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General.

Registrar General's Office,
Nassau,
24th April, 1956.
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 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 48
2641

Diorissimo
Application No. 2641 in Class 48 in respect of perfumery (includ-
ing toilet articles preparations for the teeth and hair, and
perfumed soap).
Applicants:- Parfums Christian Dior, Societe Anonyme having
a place of business at 30 Avenue Montaigne, Paris, France,
trading as Parfums Christian Dior who claim to be the
proprietors of the above mark.








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Applicants' Address for service in the Bahamas:- Mr. Foster
Clarke, of Chambers, Bay Street, Bahamas.
Date of Application 18th, April, 1956.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General.

DIESEL ELECTRIC GENERATORS
The Public Board of Works offers two 7 K.W. diesel gen-
erators (ex. R.A.F.) made by General Motors Corp.
The condition of the equipment is not guaranteed in any
way. Sealed tenders will be received by the clerk, Public Board
of Works for one, or both machines, tenders will close at noon
on May 4th, 1956.
The Board reserves the right of accepting or rejecting any
or all tenders.
By Order,
R. A. FORD,
Clerk (Actg.),
Public Board of Works.


RECRUITS WANTED
THE BAHAMAS PRISON SERVICE
Applications are invited from those who wish to enlist as
Overseers in the Bahamas Prison Service.
This branch of the Public Service is one where men of good
character and education can perform a most important and useful
service in the interest of the Bahamas as a whole. Pay and
conditions of service are attractive, with the security of a pension
after 21 years service.
Minimum requirements are:-
British subject by birth.
Age 25 to 30 years.
Education Not less than Grade VI Standard.
Height 5' 9" in bare feet.
Chest Not less than 36 inches (expanded).
PAY
General Duty Overseers ............. 494 x 30 624 p.a.
Clerk and Storekeeper Overseer...... 650 x 20 702 p.a.
Medical Orderly and Sick Nurse
Overseers ...................... "
Agricultural Instructor Overseer...... "
Assistant Turnkeys or Principal Officers 728 x 20 780 p.a.
Turnkey or Chief Officer.......................... 806 p.a.
Normal working hours approximately 100 per fortnight.
Overseers shall be appointed for 3 years and may re-engage
for further successive periods of 3 years. During the first 6 months
an Overseer shall be on probation.
Free uniform and medical attention are provided and there
is an annual vacation leave of 14 to 21 days, according to grade,
on full pay. There are free quarters for a limited number of
men. Housing allowance for those who do not enjoy free quarters.
is granted at the following rates:-
General Duty Overseers-Unmarried .... 24 p.a.
General Duty Overseers-Married ...... 48 p.a.
Clerk and Storekeeper Overseer....... 48 p.a.
Medical Orderly and Sick Nurse
O verseer ........................
Agricultural Instructor Overseer.......









OFFICIAL GAZETTE 137

Assistant Turnkeys or Principal Officers 60 p.a.
Turnkey or Chief Officer............. 76 p.a.
Applicants shall be required to sit for an educational ex-
amination, both written and oral, and be passed as physically fit
by the Prison Medical Officer.
Further particulars and application forms are available at
the Nassau Prison at Fox Hill.
B. E. PINDER,
Ag. Sup't., Prisons.


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau,
25th April, 1956.

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 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. i
CLASSES 10 and 12
2642 in Class 10 2643 in Class 12

Bulova Bulova

Application No. 2642 in Class 10 in respect of "Horological
instruments and apparatus of all kinds, watches, clocks,
electric clocks, watch and clock movements and parts thereof.
Application No. 2643 in Class 12 in respect of Machines, apparatus
and instruments for shaving and cutting hair, electrically-
operated shaving and hair-cutting apparatus and machines,
namely, electric shavers; cutting edges, and other parts and
accessories therefore, razors and razor blades.
Applicants:- Bulova Watch Company Limited having a place of
business at 372 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada who
claim to be the proprietors of the above marks.
Applicants' Agent and Address for service in the Bahamas:-
Messrs. Higgs & Kelly, of Chambers, Bay Street, Nassau,
Bahamas.
Date of Applications:- 25th April, 1956.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General,

Registrar General's Office,,
Nassau,
25th April, 1956.
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 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.









138 OFFICIAL GAZETTE

CLASSES 8 and 48
2644 in Class 8 2645 in Class 48

Bulova Bulova
Application No. 2644 in Class 8 in respect of Radios, portable
radios, clock radios, electrically sensitive speaker apparatus
for attachment to clock radios, electrical relays, phonographs,
electronic timing apparatus, electronically-operated photo-
graphic recorders, electrical precision instruments, electrical
measuring devices, and replacement parts and accessories
therefore, and electric batteries, television receivers and
apparatus, cameras, photographic equipment.
Application No. 2645 in Class 48 in respect of Perfumery, cos-
metics, toilet preparations, after-shave lotions, hair prepara-
tions and the like.
Applicants:- Bulova Watch Company Limited having a place of
business at 372 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada who
claim to be the proprietors of the above marks.
Applicants' Agent and Address for service in the Bahamas:-
Messrs. Higgs & Kelly, of Chambers, Bay Street, Nassau,
Bahamas.
Date of Applications:- 25th April. 1956.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General.


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau,
25th April, 1956.
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 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 42
2646

Catherina Da Braganza
Application No. 2646 in Class 42 in respect of tea, coffee, cocoa
and cereal beverages.
Applicants:- Ceylon Tea Packers Limited, a company incorpor-
ated under the laws of the Union of South Africa, having
a place of business at 89, Bird Street, Stellenbosch, Cape
Province, Union of South Africa, Manufacturers and Merch-
ants, trading as Ceylon Tea Packers Limited who claim to
be the proprietors of the above mark.
Applicants' Address for service in the Bahamas:- The Honourable
Harry P. Sands, of Chambers, Bay Street, Nassau, Bahamas.
Date of Application:- 25th April, 1956.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General.









OFFICIAL GAZETTE 139

Registrar General's Office,
Nassau, Bahamas.
26th April, 1956.
A Specification has this day been filed in this Office under The
Patent Act by Godfrey K. Kelly, Esq., Attorney for Messrs. Jean
Preud'Homme and Yvan Charpentie both citizens of France, of
123 Avenue Parmentier, Paris, France, and of 21 rue Jean-Goujon,
Paris, France for an invention in respect of "New Antibiotic
substances and processes for the preparation thereof".
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General.


AUTOMOBILE SERVICE STATION CONCESSION
WINDSOR FIELD
The Airports Board invites tenders for a Service Station
Concession at Windsor Field. This concession includes permission
to sell motor gasoline and lubricants and to provide a general
automobile service station at Windsor Field.
Building No. 658 has been set aside for this purpose and
ma be purchased by tender. An area of land around the Building
wil be leased at the rate of 60 per annum.
In addition to an offer for the purchase of the Building and
the agreement to lease the land for this purpose, a concession
fee will be required; therefore tenders should state the price
offered for the Building and also the concession fee shown as
two separate items. Tenders should be in a sealed envelope
addressed to the Director of Civil Aviation, Oakes Field, marked
Automobile Service Station Concession and should reach his office
not later than noon on the 3rd May, 1956.
Further information may be obtained on application to the
Director of Civil Aviation, Oakes Field between the hours 9:00
a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Thursday each week.
The Board reserves the right to reject any or all tenders.
F. H. CHRISTIE,
Chairman, Airports Board.
















SUPPLEMENT TO THE


OFFICIAL GAZETTE


BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY


NASSAU APRIL 28th, 1956 17.

GOVERNMENT NOTICES

COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE
No. 53.
The subjoined Rules made under The Taxi Cab Act 1943
(No. 27 of 1943) are published for general information.
M.P. 10029.
RULES
Made Under
THE TAXI CAB ACT 1943
(No. 27 of 1943)
In exercise of the powers conferred upon the Taxi Cab
Board by section 30 of The Taxi Cab Act 1943 the following
Rules are with the approval of the Governor in Council hereby
made:
1. These Rules may be cited as The Taxi Cab Amendment
Rules 1956.


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2. The Taxi Cab Rules 1951 are hereby amended as fol-
lows:-
(i) by deleting from Rule 14 the figure "5" appearing
in the second line thereof and substituting therefore
the figure "6";
(ii) by deleting from Rule 15 the figure "6" appearing
in the third line thereof and substituting therefore
the figure "7".
Made by the Board this 28th day of March, 1956.
E. J. H. COLCHESTER-WEMYSS,
Chairman.
Approved by the Governor'in Couniil this 18th' day of April,
1956.
K. O'B. HARDING,
Clerk to the Executive Council.

No. 54.
The subjoined Order made under Article 55 of the Colonial
Air Navigation Order 1955 is published for general information.
M.P. 12260/2.
ORDER
Made Under
ARTICLE 55 OF THE
COLONIAL AIR NAVIGATION ORDER 1955.
In exercise of the powers vested in him by Article 55(1) of
the Colonial Air Navigation Order 1955, the Governor hereby
orders as follows:
1. This Order may be cited as the Air Navigation (Customs
Airports) Order 1956.
2. -The places set out in the Schedule to.. this Order are
hereby designated as Customs Airports for the types of aircraft
specified.
3. The Air Navigation (Customs Airports) Order 1952 is
hereby revoked.
4. This Order shall come into effect on the 28th day of
April, 1956. :
,SCHEDULE
Port of Nassau, Nevw Providensce:.. Seaplane.
Oakes Airport, New Providence:. Landplane. .
-West End, Grand Bahaina:. Seaplane and Landplane. .
Pine Ridge, Grand Bahama: Seaplane,
Gold Rock.Creek, Grand Bahama:. Seaplane and Landplane.








Bimini: Seaplane.
Cat Cay: Seaplane.
Harbour Island: Seaplane.
Hope Town, Abaco: Seaplane.
Green Turtle Cay, Abaco: Seaplane.
Rock Sound, Eleuthera: Seaplane and Landplane.
Governor's Harbour, Eleuthera: Seaplane and Landplane.
Cockburn Town, San Salvador: Seaplane and Landplane.
Abraham's Bay, Mayaguana: Seaplane and Landplane.
Walkers Cay: Seaplane.
Fresh Creek, Andros: Seaplane.
Fresh Water Lake (District of Fresh Creek) Andros: Seaplane
and Landplane.
Mastic Point, Andros: Twin Beech Aircraft U.S.
Registration No. N. 65630 and Gruman Duck aircraft
U.S. Registration No. N. 39603, both owned by
W. F. Parker, Jr.
Matthew Town, Inagua: Seaplane and Landplane.
Made at Nassau this 23rd day of April, 1956.
(Sgd.) RANFURLY,
Governor.

No. 55.
The subjoined Order in Council made under the Children
and Young Persons Act, 1947 (No. 21 of 1947) is published for
general information.
M.P. 13375.
ORDER IN COUNCIL
Made Under
THE CHILDREN AND YOUNG PERSONS ACT, 1947
(No. 21 of 1947)
In exercise of the powers conferred upon the Governor in
Council by Section 3 of the Children and Young Persons Act,
1947, the following Order is hereby made:
1. This Order may be cited as the Children and Young
Persons (Juvenile Courts Panel) (Amendment No. 2) Order 1956.
2. The Schedule to the Children and Young Persons (Juve-
nile Courts Panel) Order No. 2 of 1955, is hereby amended by
deleting the name of "Mrs. O. H. Curry" and substituting in lieu
thereof the name of "Mrs. Katharine S. Burnside".
Ordered in Council this 24th day of April, 1956.
K. O'B. HARDING,
Clerk to the Executive Council.




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