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    Government Notice No. 66: The Harbour Island Pilotage District Order 1959 - M.P. 11986
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    Government Notice No. 67: The Exuma Pilotage District Order 1959 - M.P. 11986
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OFFICIAL GAZETTE


BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY


NASSAU April 18, 1959 16

GOVERNMENT NOTICES

COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE
The following Government Notices are published as a Sup-
plement to this Gazette:-
No. 65-The Industries Encouragement Order 1959-M.P. 14266V.

No. 66 The Harbour Island Pilotage District Order 1959-
M.P. 11986.

No. 67 The Exuma Pilotage District Order 1959-M.P. 11986.

No. 68.
His Excellency the Governor has approved the appointment
of Mr. Charles Richard Raper as Senior Agricultural Officer with
effect from the 16th April, 1959.
M.P. P.1322.
No. 69.
His Excellency the Governor has appointed the following
Pilotage Boards for the Pilotage Districts named for the year
ending 31st December, 1959:-
EXUMA
The Commissioner, Chairman.
Mr. Frank Morley.
Mr. David Robinson.
HARBOUR ISLAND
The Commissioner, Chairman.
Mr. Harold L. Albury.
Mr. Earl W. Johnson.
Mr. Joseph B. Pinder.
Mr. James Elden.














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INAGUA
The Commissioner, Chairman.
Mr. Frank Jozwick.
Mr. P. N. Nixon
Mr. Thomas Winter
Rev. A. W. V. Saunders.
RAGGED ISLAND
The Commissioner, Chairman.
Mr. Ellis Curling, J.P.
Mr. Alonzo Hepburn
Mr. Hezekiah Moxey. :
SAN SALVADOR .. :
The Commissioner, Chairman.
Mr. J. R. Albury, J.P.
Mr. Jacob Jones :
Mr. Samuel Edgecombe.
Mr. Stanley Fernander.

M.P. 15781.,

No. 70.
It is hereby notified that His Excellency the Governor-in-
Council, acting under the authority of Section 6 of the Public
Holidays Act (Chapter 270), has authorized the carrying on of
business in any shop until 6.00 p.m. on Friday, the 17th April,
1959.
M.P. 10746/2.
The foregoing notices numbered 65 to 70 are published by
command.
A. G. KNOX JOHNSTON,
Acting Colonial Secretary.



DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES



Registrar General's Office,
Nassau, Bahamas.
20th March, 1959.
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 20th day of March, 1959 on the
ground that it is no longer carrying on business or in operation.
SOUTH ELEUTHERA LIMITED
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar General.


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau, Bahamas,
31st March, 1959.
THE COMPANIES ACT
TAKE NOTICE that in accordance with the Liquidator's
Report dated December 29th, 1958, the affairs of the undermen-
tioned Company have been fully wound up and that the said














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Company has been struck off the Register and shall be deemed
to have been dissolved as and from the 31st day of March, 1959.
No. 967 PROVIDENTIAL INVESTMENT COMPANY
LIMITED.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar General.


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau, Bahamas,
1st April, 1959.
THE COMPANIES ACT
TAKE NOTICE that in accordance with the Liquidator's Re-
port and the Court Order being No. 12 of 1959 dated the 24th day
of January, 1959, the affairs of the undermentioned Company
have been fully wound up and that the said Company has been
struck off the Register and shall be deemed to have been dis-
solved as and from the 31st day of March, 1959.
No. 1330 STERLING SHIPPING COMPANY LIMITED.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar General.

Public Treasury,
10th April, 1959.
BICYCLE LICENCES
Owners of bicycles are informed that the licencing office at
Fort Charlotte will be closed on 11th April, 1959, and with effect
from Monday 13th April, 1959, licences may be obtained at the
Public Treasury, Rawson Square.
W. H. SWEETING,
Receiver General and Treasurer.


TEMPORARY NOTICE TO MARINERS
Temporary replacement for "Sylvia" buoy.
A buoy has been placed in the following position.
Lat. 25. 28. 32. North.
Long. 79. 01. 58. West.
Characteristics:
Red slatted Superstructure
Light flashing every six seconds.
(Sgd.) E. F. PHILLIPS,
Port Director.

11th April, 1959.
CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION
NASSAU
Applications are invited for the following posts in the Port
and Marine Department.
(a) Master of a Dredger. Applicants should be over 30 years
of age and have been Masters of Sea-going Vessels.
Preference will be given for previous dredging experience.
Salary in Scale 5 according to experience. Final applica-
tions will close at 12 noon on Thursday, 30th April 1959.














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(b) Typist. Preference will be given to candidates with some
knowledge of shorthand. Salary will be in Scale 5. Final
applications will close at 12 noon on Thursday, 30th April
1959.
(c) Messenger. Salary in Scale 13. Final applications will
close at 12 noon on Thursday, 30th April 1959.
Application Forms may be obtained at the office of the Com-
mission, Gaol Alley, and when returned should be accompanied
by three recent testimonials from responsible persons.
A. W. FRISBY,
Chairman,
Civil Service Commission,
P. O. Box 581,
Nassau.

14th April, 1959.
CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION
NASSAU
Applications are invited for the post of Stenographer in the
office of the Department of Labour. This is a responsible post
and applicants must have had considerable experience of office
routine and be able to work without supervision. Some knowl-
edge of the ways of conducting labour matters is desirable. Sal-
ary will be in Scale 5, according to experience and qualifications.
Application Forms may be obtained at the office of the Com-
mission, Gaol Alley, and when returned should be accompanied
by three recent testimonials from responsible persons. Final ap-
plications will close at 12 noon, Thursday, 30th April, 1959.
A. W. FRISBY,
Chairman,
Civil Service Commission,
P. O. Box 581,
Nassau.


Public Board of Works,
Nassau, N.P., Bahamas,
14th April 1959.
Consequent upon the visit of His Royal Highness the Prince
philip, Duke of Edinburgh, no vehicles or straw workers' stalls
will be permitted in Rawson Square from 5.30 a.m. until 1.30
p.m. on Friday 24th of April 1959.
By Order
JOAN D. NORTH,
Clerk Public Board of Works.


Public Board of Works,
Nassau, N.P., Bahamas,
14th April 1959.
With effect from Monday, 20th April, 1959 the grounds at
Clifford Park shall not be used for any sports organised or other-
wise, until after the termination of the visit of His Royal High-
ness, The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
By Order
JOAN D. NORTH,
Clerk Public Board of Works.














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IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 66/1959.
WHEREAS Rowena Roberts, formerly Simms, formerly of
Bluff Point, Abaco now of the Island of New Providence, 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 Obretius Simms, late of the Settlement of
Bluff Point in the Island of Abaco, one of the Bahama Islands,
seaman, 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.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
17th April, 1959.


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 67/1959.
WHEREAS Leta Archer of the Southern District in the Is-
land of New Providence has made application to the Chief Justice
of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for letters of Ad.
ministration of the real and personal estates of Ronald Simms
late of the Settlement of Moore's Island in the Island of Abaco,
one of the Bahama Islands, School Monitor, 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.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
17th April, 1959.



IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 68/1959.
WHEREAS Leta Archer, of the Southern District in the
Island of New Providence has made application to the Chief Jus-
tice of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for letters of
Administration of the real and personal estates of Richard Simms,
late of the Settlement of Bluff Point in the Island of Abaco, one
of the Bahama Islands, 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.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
17th April, 1959.














OFFICIAL GAZETTE


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau, N.P., Bahamas,
April 17th, 1959.
THE TRADE MARKS ACT
Trade Mark Nos. 105 and 106
Classes 47 and 48 respectively
I hereby give notice that the registration of the Trade Mark
above referred to of A. & F. Pears Limited of The Soap Works,
London Road, Isleworth, Middlesex, England, registered on the
17th day of April 1917, has been renewed as and from the 17th
day of April, 1959.
GERALDINE MURDOCH,
Ag. Asst. Registrar General.


Police Headquarters,
Nassau, Bahamas,
17th, April, 1959.
TRAFFIC NOTICE
In order to enable the Public Works Department to erect
decorations for the' visit of His Royal Highness, the Duke of
Edinburgh, the parking of vehicles is prohibited between 11.00
p.m. Wednesday, 22nd April, 1959, and 6 a.m. on Thursday 23rd
April, 1959, on Bay Street from Victoria Avenue to George Street.
E. J. H. COLCHESTER-WEMYSS,
Commissioner of Police.


Police Headquarters,
Nassau, Bahamas,
17th April, 1959.
THE VISIT TO THE BAHAMAS OF HIS ROYAL HIGHNESS
PRINCE PHILIP, DUKE OF EDINBURGH
It is notified for general information that the following ar-
rangements for traffic will be in force during the visit of His
Royal Highness.
FRIDAY 24th APRIL, 1959
His Royal Highness will land on Prince George Dock and at
10.30 A.M. proceed through Rawson Square to a Dais in front
of the Public Buildings in the Public Square where addresses
of welcome will be presented, after which His Royal Highness
will drive in procession through Nassau and then return to the
Royal Yacht.
At 1.10 P.M. His Royal Highness will disembark and drive
to Government House through Rawson Square, Parliament and
East Hill Streets.
Parking will be prohibited from 1.00 A.M. to approximately)
1.30 P.M. and from 8.00 A.M. to approximately 12 noon and no
traffic will be allowed on Bay Street from Victoria Avenue to
George Street.
From 8.00 A.M. to approximately 1.30 P.M. parking of
vehicles, other than those with Official Passes, will be prohibited
and from 10.00 A.M. to approximately 1.30 P.M. no traffic will
be allowed on Bank Lane, Goal Alley, Parliament Street and
East Hill Street. Parking will be reserved in Parliament Street,
Goal Alley, and Bank Lane for vehicles having official passes
and they will be allowed to enter from Shirley Street up to 10.15
A.M.














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From 8.00 A.M. to approximately 12 noon parking will be
prohibited and two-way traffic permitted on Shirley Street from
Deveaux Street to Cumberland Street, and on Princes Street and
Duke Street. West bound traffic on Bay Street will be diverted
south on Deveaux Street to Shirley Street.
Parking will be prohibited from 6.00 A.M. to approximately
12 noon in Cumberland Street and Deveaux Street.
From 8.00 A.M. parking will be prohibited and from 10.30
A.M. no traffic will be allowed on the Processional Route until
after the Royal Procession has passed. The route will be from
the Public Square, West on Bay Street, South on George Street,
Duke Street and Blue Hill Road to Wulff Road, East on Wulff
Road to East Street, North on East Street to Shirley Street, East
on Shirley Street to Victoria Avenue, North on Victoria Avenue
to Bay Street and West on Bay Street to Rawson Square. The
additional restrictions for the portion of the route on Bay Street
have already been given above,
The Reception at Government House
For guests to the Reception in the grounds of Government
House in the evening there are car parks in Blue Hill Road, Mar-
ket Street, School Laae (South of Government House) and South-
ern Recreation. Ground. The cars of guests invited to the Re-
ception will carry on the windscreen a sticker indicating the car
park to be used and police will direct them accordingly.
From 7.30 to 11.30 P.M. no vehicle, other than those bearing
a sticker, will be permitted to use the parking areas.
To ease traffic congestion it is suggested that, when possible,
guests should consider sharing cars to and from the Reception.

SUNDAY 26th APRIL, 1959
Cathedral Service
From 9.30 A.M. to 12 noon parking will be prohibited on
George Street from Marlborough Street to Duke Street, and on
Cumberland Street.
George Street from Marlborough Street to Duke Street will
be closed to traffic from 10.00 A.M. to 12 noon.
MONDAY 27th APRIL, 1959
Children's Rally-Clifford Park
From 9.00 A.M. until after the children have dispersed Deans
Lane will be closed to traffic.
Parking will be prohibited from 9.00 A.M. to 12 noon on
Cumberland Street, on Marlborough Street from Cumberland
Street to West Street, on West Street from Marlborough Street
to Bay Street and on Bay Street from West Street to the Chip-
pingham Road.
From 9.00 A.M. to 12 noon Bay Street from West Street to
the Chippingham Road will be open to West bound traffic only.
East bound traffic, other than vehicles carrying on their wind-
screens stickers for the official car parks at the Rally, will detour
through Chippingham until 12 noon. Vehicles leaving after the
Rally will be permitted to proceed only in a westerly direction
along Bay Street from Clifford Park.
Official car parks will be at the Haynes Oval and the East-
ern end of Clifford Park.
Public car parking will be provided south of the Ramp on
the Hill and vehicles will enter there by the Eastern entrance to
Clifford Park.














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Princess Margaret Hospital
From 9.00 A.M. to 11.30 A.M. parking wil be prohibited in
Shirley Street from Cumberland Street to Deveaux Street and in
Duke Street, Princes Street and Victoria Avenue.
Clifton Pier
From 11.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M. the section of Western Road to
the South of the Bahamas Electricity Corporation site at Clifton
Pier will be closed to traffic except for vehicles carrying on their
windscreens stickers for the official car park at Clifton Pier.
Parking on the Western Road from Lyford Cay to Clifton
Pier will be prohibited from 10.00 A.M. to 1.00 P.M.
Fireworks Display
Bay Street from Fowler Street to Armstrong Street will be
closed to Traffic and all parking prohibited from 6.30 P.M. to
8.00 P.M.
From 6.30 P.M. to 8.00 P.M. parking will be prohibited on
Fowler Street and on Armstrong Street from Bay Street to Shir-
ley Street.
Parking will be prohibited from 6.30 P.M. to 8.00 P.M. on
Shirley Street between Fowler Street and Armstrong Street, and
all that part of Shirley Street will be open to East and West
bound traffic.
West bound traffic will be diverted South on Fowler Street
to Shirley Street and North on Armstrong Street to Bay Street.
From 6.30 P.M. to 7.30 P.M. parking will be prohibited and
from 7.00 P.M. to 7.30 P.M. no traffic will be allowed on East
Hill Street
E. J. H. COLCHESTER-WEMYSS,
Commissioner of Police.
















SUPPLEMENT TO THE


OFFICIAL GAZETTE


BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY


NASSAU April 18, 1959 16

GOVERNMENT NOTICES

COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE
No. 65.
The subjoined Order in Council made under The Industries
Encouragement Act, Chapter 340, is published for general in-
formation.
M.P. 14266V
ORDER IN COUNCIL
Made Under
THE INDUSTRIES ENCOURAGEMENT ACT
(Chapter 340).
In exercise of the powers conferred upon the Governor in
Council by section 3(4) of the Industries Encouragement Act the
following Order is hereby made:
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1. This Order may be cited as the Industries Encourage-
ment Order 1959.
2. Nassau Wear, Limited, is hereby registered as a factory
to manufacture garments of all descriptions, shirts, blouses,
shorts, trousers, suits etc., and Industrial Clothing primarily in-
tended for export, subject to the conditions and restrictions as
set out below.
Conditions and Restrictions
NIL
Ordered in Council this 18th day of April, 1959.
A. G. KNOX JOHNSTON,
Acting Clerk to the Executive Council.


No. 66.
The subjoined Order in Council made under The Pilotage
Act, Chapter 157, is published for general information.
M.P. 11986.
ORDER IN COUNCIL
Made Under
THE PILOTAGE ACT
S- (Chapter 157)
WHEREAS under the provisions of section 3(1)(a) of the
Pilotage6-Act the :- Gobernor may by Order in Council on the
recommendation of the Pilotage Board for New Providence de-
clare any part of the Colony to be a Pilotage District and define
the limits of any such district
AND WHEREAS the Pilotage Board for New Providence
has recommended that a Pilotage District be declared in Har-
bour Island
NOW THEREFORE the Governor in Council hereby de-
clares that the following area in Harbour Island shall be a
Pilotage District under the provisions of the said Act and that
the limits thereof shall be as follows:
From Glass Windows by the one hundred fathom line
to the East, North and. West to Six Shillings Cay, thence
by a line to the South of Six Shillings Cay to Glass Windows.
1. This Order may be cited as the Harbour Island Pilotage
District Order 1959.
Ordered in Council this 15th day of April, 1959.
A. G. KNOX JOHNSTON,
.- Acting Clerk to the Executive Council.








No. 67.
The subjoined Order in Council made under The Pilotage
Act, Chapter 157, is published for general information.
M.P. 11986.
ORDER IN COUNCIL
Made Under
THE PILOTAGE ACT
(Chapter 157)
WHEREAS under the provisions of section 3(1)(a) of the
Pilotage Act the Governor may by Order in Council on the
recommendation of the Pilotage Board for New Providence de-
clare any part of the Colony to be a Pilotage District and define
the limits of any such district
AND WHEREAS the Pilotage Board for New Providence
has recommended that a Pilotage District be declared in Exuma.
NOW THEREFORE the Governor in Council hereby de-
clares that the following area in Exuma shall be a Pilotage Dis-
trict under the provisions of the said Act and that the limits
thereof shall be as follows:
Bounded on the North by the five fathom line; on the
East by the East end of Little Exuma; on the South by the
Shore lines of Great and Little Exuma and Barraterre, and
on the West by a line drawn from the Western end of Barraterre.
1. This Order may be cited as the Exuma Pilotage District
Order 1959.
Ordered in Council this 15th day of April, 1959.

A. G. KNOX JOHNSTON,
Acting Clerk to the Executive Council




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