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Publication Date: September 29, 1956
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OFFICIAL GAZETTE


BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

NASSAU SEPTEMBER 29, 1956 39

GOVERNMENT NOTICES

COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE
The following Government Notice is published as a Supple-
ment to this Gazette:-
No. 190 Order-in-Council made under the Dangerous Drugs
Act (Ch. 12 of 1938-1939) M.P. 1835 B.

No. 191.
His Excellency the Acting Governor has approved the follow-
ing appointments:-
Mr. F. M. Noad Deputy Colonial Secretary to be Acting Co-
lonial Secretary and a Temporary Member of the Execu-
tive Council with effect from the 25th September, 1956-
M.P. P.4.
Mr. U. T. Knowles First Assistant Secretary to be Acting Deputy
Colonial Secretary with effect from the 25th September,
1956 M.P. P.3.
Mr. C. W. Curry Second Assistant Secretary to be Acting First
Assistant Secretary with effect from the 25th September,
1956 M.P. P.6.
Mr. J. H. Johnson Chief Clerk to be Acting Second Assistant
Secretary from the 25th September, 1956, to the 27th
September, 1956 M.P. P.5.
Mr. C. K. Knowles Chief Clerk to be Acting Second Assistant
Secretary with effect from the 28th September, 1956 -
M.P. P.199.
Mr. G. E. Kay to be Assistant Master, Government High School
with effect from the 22nd September, 1956 M.P. P.973.
Dr. Leonard C. Huggins Medical Officer and Bacteriologist to
be Acting Chief Medical Officer with effect from the 1st
October, 1956 M.P. P.457.














340 OFFICIAL GAZETTE

Miss Patricia Cole to be an Assistant Mistress, Government High
School, with effect from the 14th September, 1956 M.P.
P.962.
Mr. W. J. Neale to be an Assistant Master, Government High
School, with effect from the 14th September, 1956 M.P.
P. 965.
Mr. V. J. Knowles Clerk to be Acting Accountant, Telecom-
munications Department, with effect from the 17th Sep-
tember, 1956 M.P. P.362.
Mr. J. A. Wildgoose- Telegraphist to be Acting Supervisor, Oakes
Field, with effect from the 13th July to the 9th August,
1956 M.P. P.319.
Mr. J. P. Culmer Telegraphist to be Acting Supervisor, Soldier
Road with effect from the 4th August to the 29th Sep-
tember, 1956 M.P. P.314.
Mr. Edward Cash Workshop Technician to be Acting Elec-
tronics Engineer, Telecommunications Department, for
the period 2nd July, 1956 to the 29th July, 1956 M.P.
P.810.
Mr. Fred Lunn to be Acting Mechanical Engineer with effect
from the 1st October, 1956 M.P. P.346.
Mr. D. Lester Brown to be an Assessor under The Acquisition of
Land Act (Ch. 265) M.P. 2602.


No. 192.
It is hereby notified that the following staff movements are
published for general information:-
RESUMPTION OF DUTY
Mr. C. S. Thompson, M.B.E., Postmaster, with effect from the
24th September, 1956 M.P. P.43.
Mr. O. S. Russell, B.S.A., M.Agr., Director of Agriculture, with
effect from the 25th September, 1956 M.P. P.592.
LEAVE
Dr. N. M. Maclennan, Chief Medical Officer, 12 weeks vacation
leave with effect from the 1st October, 1956, to be fol-
lowed by 14 weeks leave on half pay. M.P. P.457.
Mr. C. C. Higgs, Mechanical Engineer, 6 weeks and 5 days vac-
tion leave with effect from the 1st October, 1956, to be
'followed by 1 week's leave on half pay M.P. P.291.
Mr. I. I. Lowe, Electronics Engineer, 4 weeks vacation leave with
effect from the 2nd July, 1956 M.P. P.287.
Mr. L. G. Bethel, Supervisor, Telegraphs, Soldier Road, 8 weeks
and I day vacation leave with effect from the 4th August,
1956 M.P. P.303.
Mr. H. B. Albury, Supervisor of Telegraphs, Oakes Field, 4 weeks
vacation leave with effect from the 13th July, 1956 M.P.
P.304.
Mr. R. A. C. Roberts, Accountant, Telecommunications Depart-
ment, 4 weeks and 6 days vacation leave, with effect from
the 17th September, 1956 M.P. P.699.

No. 193.
Friday, 12th October, being Discovery Day will be observed
as a Public Holiday in accordance with Section 3 of the Public
Holidays Act 1939 (Ch. 15).
M.P. 10842/II.














OFFICIAL GAZETTE 341

No. 194.
His Excellency the Acting Governor directs that Act No. 15
of 1956, The Prisons Amendment (No. 2) Act 1956 shall come into
operation as on and from the 17th May, 1956.
M.P. 11559/2.

No. 195.
It is hereby notified that His Excellency the Acting Governor
has been pleased to recognize Monsieur Jan Petrus as Consul-
General of Poland in London, England, with jurisdiction includ-
ing British Colonial territories, Protectorates and territories under
trust by the Government, United Kingdom.
M.P. 8612.
The foregoing notices numbered 190 to 195 are published by
command.
F. M. NOAD,
Acting Colonial Secretary.


DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
1956
No. 146
WHEREAS Richard Howard Sweeting and Milton Kenneth
Sweeting of the Eastern District of the Island of New Providence,
Bahamas, have made application to the Chief Justice of the Su-
preme Court of the Bahama Islands for letters of Administration
of the real and personal estates of William Henry Sweeting,
Junior, late of the Settlement of Sweeting's Village, Abaco, Ba-
hamas, Farmer, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justce at the expiration of 28 days from the date
hereof.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Acting Assistant Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
25th September, 1956.

IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
1956
No. 162
WHEREAS Thomas Eldred Lowe, of the City of Nassau in
the Island of New Providence, Bahamas, 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
Thomas Elton Lowe, late of the Settlement of Marsh Harbour,
Abaco, Bahamas, Seaman, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justce at the expiration of 28 days from the date
hereof.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Acting Assistant Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
25th September, 1956.














342 OFFICIAL GAZETTE

Public Board of Works,
Nassau, N.P., Bahamas,
25th September, 1956.
NOTICE TO MARINERS
An automatic light has been erected on Smith Point, Grand
Bahama, and has been in operation since the 24th of September.
The light flashes 20 times each minute and may be visible
six miles. The beacon replaces a fixed white light exposed to
mark the vicinity of Smith's Settlement Grand Bahama Island.
By Order
R. A. FORD
Clerk (Actg.)
Public Board of Works.


BOARD OF EDUCATION
COMMERCIAL CONTINUATION CLASSES
Applications are invited for the posts of Teacher of Short-
hand and Teacher of Typewriting. Applications should be sub-
mitted to the undersigned before October 15th and should state
qualifications, experience and salary expected.
THOSE. E. HUTCHINSON,
Director of Education.


Board of Health,
Nassau, Bahamas,
27th September, 1956.
FINAL NOTICE
The Public are hereby notified that the Medical Examination
of all Foodhandlers, Bartenders, Barbers, Beauticians etc. is ex-
tended for a period of two (2) weeks effective 2nd October, 1956.
(Days of Examination are Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and
Thursday at 2.30 p.m. at the Out Patients Department of The
Princess Margaret Hospital).
At the expiration of this date-15th October, 1956, all persons
found employed in the above services without a valid Health Cer-
tificate will be liable to prosecution.
By order,
KATHLEEN E. ALBURY,
Clerk, Health Board.
















SUPPLEMENT TO THE

OFFICIAL GAZETTE


BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY


NASSAU SEPTEMBER 29, 1956 39

GOVERNMENT NOTICE

COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE
No. 190.
The subjoined Order in Council made under the Dangerous
Drugs Act (Ch. 12 of 1938 1939) is published for general in-
formation.
M.P. 1835 B.
ORDER IN COUNCIL
THE DANGEROUS DRUGS ACT.
WHEREAS by Section 11(2) of the Dangerous Drugs Act,
1938 power is conferred upon His Excellency the Governor in
Council by Order in Council to declare that Part IV of that Act
shall apply to any drug of whatever kind in the same manner as
it applies to the drugs mentioned in Section 11(1) of the Act if
it appears to him that the drug is or is likely to be productive,
if improperly used, of ill effects substantially of the same character
or nature as or analogous to those produced by morphine or co-
X caine.









AND WHEREAS it appears to His Excellency the Governor
in Council that amphetamines (beta-aminopropylbenzene and
beta-aminoisopropylbenzene) are productive, if improperly used,
of ill effects substantially of the same character or nature as or
analogous to those produced by morphine or cocaine.
NOW THEREFORE, His Excellency the Governor in Coun-
cil, in pursuance of the powers conferred upon him by Section
11(2) of the Dangerous Drugs Act, 1938 declares and it is hereby
declared that Part IV of the Dangerous Drugs Act, 1938 shall
henceforth apply to amphetamines (beta-aminoproplbenzene and
beta-aminoisopropylbenzene).
Made by the Governor in Council this 26th day of September,
1956.
(Sgd.) T. KNOWLES,
Acting Clerk To The Executive Council




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