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Language: English
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Place of Publication: Nassau
Publication Date: September 3, 1960
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OFFICIAL GAZETTE


BAHAMAS

PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY

NASSAU September 3, 1960 36

GOVERNMENT NOTICES


COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE
The following Government Notice is published as a supple-
ment to this Gazette:-
No. 208 The Electricity (No. 2) Regulations 1960. -
M.P. 14824B.

No. 209.
His Excellency the Governor has been pleased to appoint
by an Instrument made under the Public Seal of the Colony, the
Honourable A. G. Knox Johnston, C.M.G., M.E.C., Colonial Sec-
retary, to be his Deputy during his temporary absences from
New Providence with effect from the 31st August, 1960.
M.P. 1882.
No. 210.
His Excellency the Governor has approved the following
appointments:-
Mr. Caleb W. Curry, Deputy Colonial Secretary to tbe Acting
Clerk to the Executive Council for the period 31st
August to the 3rd September, 1960. M.P. P.6.
Mr. A. J. Chad, Deputy Superintendent of Prisons, to be Acting
Superintendent of Prisons with effect from the 2nd Sep-
tember, 1960. M.P. P.1088.
Mr. James Ogilvy, Assistant Superintendent of Prisons, to be Act-
ing Deputy Superintendent of Prisons with effect from
the 2nd September, 1960. M.P. P.1243.
Mr. R. E. Knowles, Deputy Director of Telecommunications, to
be Acting Director of Telecommunications with effect
from the 24th August, 1960. M.P. P.277.


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Mr. H. L. Smith, Liaison Officer, Telecommunications Depart-
ment to be Acting Deputy Director with effect from the
24th August, 1960. M.P. P.280.
Mr. Yaurick Pratt, Clerk Scale 13, Civil Aviation Department, to
be Acting Accountant in conjunction with the duties of
his own office with effect from the 1st September, 1960.-
M.P. P.944.

No. 211.
The following staff movements are notified for general in-
formation:-
Mr. Byron E. Pinder, Superintendent of Prisons, six weeks and
two days vacation leave with effect from the 2nd Sep-
tember, 1960. M.P. P.140.
Mr. K. R. Ingraham, O.B.E., Director of Telecommunications,
three weeks and one day vacation leave with effect from
the 24th August, 1960. M.P. P.276.
Mr. E. E. Mackay, Accountant, Civil Aviation Department, three
weeks vacation leave with effect from the 1st September,
1960. M.P. P.95.
The foregoing notices numbered 208 to 211 are published by
command.
A. G. KNOX JOHNSTON,
Colonial Secretary.


DEPARTMENTAL NOTICES


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau, Bahamas,
9th August, 1960.
THE REMOVAL OF DEFUNCT COMPANIES ACT
TAKE NOTICE that under the provisions of The R 0iioval- of
Defunct Companies Act I have struck off the undermentioned
Company as and from the 9th day of August, 1960 on the ground
that it is no longer carrying on business or in operation.
BRILAND SONGS, LIMITED
(Sgd.) N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General.


NOTICE TO MARINERS
MACKIE SHOAL LIGHT
This light which was formerly extinguished is now operating
satisfactorily
(Sgd.) E. F. PHILLIPS,
Port Director.

H. M. Customs,
Nassau, N.P., Bahamas.
29th August, 1960.
IMPORTATION FOR SOME TEMPORARY PURPOSE
UNDER PARAGRAPH 5 OF THE 4TH SCHEDULE
TO THE TARIFF ACT
1. To avoid inconvenience and the possibility of paying full
duty on equipment and other articles imported for some tem-














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porary purpose under Paragraph 5 of are Fourth Schedule to the
Tariff Act, the following requirements, which will be rigidly en-
forced, are published for your information:-
a. Application should be made to the Governor-in-Council
through this department stating full particulars, the pur-
pose for which imported, a complete list of equipment
with values and if obtainable locally.
b. Applicant must await decision of the Governor-in-Coun-
cil before importing equipment or articles.
c. If approval be given applicant must enter into a bound as
required by the paragraph quoted.
2. Should equipment and articles be imported contrary to
the above requirements, the consignee will be liable for the full
amount of duty based on the C.I.F. valuation.
E. H. McKINNEY,
Comptroller of Customs.



IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 209/1960.
WHEREAS John Samuel Pintard, Jr. of the Southern Dis-
trict in the Island of New Providence has made application to
the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands
for letters of Administration with the Will Annexed of the real
and personal estates of John Samuel Pintard, Sr., late of Duncan
Town, Ragged Island, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the expiration of twenty-eight days
from the date hereof.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
29th August, 1960.


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 210/1960.
In the Estate of George McLean late of 49 Goodhart Way, West
Wickham, Kent, England, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that after the expiration of Four-
teen days from the date hereof, application will be made to the
Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands on the Probate Side by
Arthur Mervyn Clifford Johnson Esquire, of the Eastern District
of the Island of New Providence, Bahama Islands, Barrister-at-
Law, for the resealing of Letters of Administration, granted to
Margaret McLean of Hillyfields, Hayes Mead Road, Hayes, Kent,
the lawful Widow and relict and only person entitled to the
estate of the deceased by the Principal Probate Registry in the
High Court of Justice in England on the 1st day of April, 1960.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
29th August, 1960.














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IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 211/1960.
In the Estate of Norman David Swayne Straton late of 12 Red-
feld Road, Midsomer Norton, Somerset, England,. deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that after the expiration of Four-
teen days hereof, application will be made to the Supreme Court
of the Bahama Islands on its Probate Side by Arthur Mervyn Clif-
ford Johnson of the Eastern District of the Island of New Provi-
dence, Bahama Islands, Barrister-at-law for the resealing of Let-
ters of Administration, granted to Therese Limido Straton of 12
Redfield Road aforesaid the lawful widow and relict and only
person entitled to the estate of the said deceased by the Prin-
cipal Probate Registry in the High Court of Justice in England
on the 3rd day of March, 1960.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
29th August, 1960.


Nassau Bahamas,
30th August, 1960.
CIVIL SERVICE COMMISSION
NASSAU
Applications are invited for the following vacant posts in
Government Departments.
CIVIL AVIATION DEPARTMENT
Four (4) Control Officers. Must be at least 21 years of age.
Should hold the Cambridge Senior Certificate or its equivalent.
Will be on three months' probation and training at a salary of
600 per annum. After completion of training will be graded
in at a salary of 760-1390.
TELECOMMUNICATIONS DEPARTMENT
One (1) Female Clerk. Initial salary in the range of 450-670.
Some knowledge of accounts is necessary.
MEDICAL DEPARTMENT
Receiving Officer.
Initial salary in the range of 450-970. Some knowledge of
accounts is necessary.
Application forms may be obtained at the office of the Com-
mission in the House of Myers, Bay Street and Victoria Avenue,
and when returned should be accompanied by three recent tes-
timonials from responsible persons.
The final date for receiving applications is 12 noon on Satur-
day, 17th September, 1960.
J. W. FOSTER,
Acting Chairman,
P. O. Box 581,
Civil Service Commission,
Nassau.


Students who intend to take up studies at United Kingdom
Universities in September, 1961, are reminded that early applica-
tion is essential to secure a place.
Application Lists for the different institutions open at various
dates from now on, and the final dates for receiving applications
vary from 17th November, 1960.














OFFICIAL GAZETTE 665

Full details regarding the dates for application for admission
to United Kingdom universities are now available at the Board of
Education Office, and intending candidates should apply there
for further information.
T. P. LIGHTBODY,
Director of Education.

Registrar General's Office,
Nassau, N.P., Bahamas,
30th August, 1960.
THE TRADE MARKS ACT
Trade Mark No. 851
Class 42
I hereby give notice that the registration of the Trade Mark
above referred to of Ar-Tik Systems Incorporated, of 3280 S.W.
22nd Street, Miami 25, Florida, registered on the 30th day of
August, 1932, has been renewed as and from the 30th day of
August, 1960.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General.


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 218/1960.
WHEREAS Maud Deveaux of the Western District in the
Island of New Providence has made application to the Chief
Justice of the Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands for letters
of Administration with the Will annexed of the real and personal
estates of Reginald Deveaux late of the Western District of the
Island of 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 LIDDELL,
Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
31st August, 1960.


BOARD OF EDUCATION
All Board of Education Schools will open at 9.00 a.m. on
Monday, 5th September, 1960.
The attention of parents and guardians is drawn to the Board
of Education Press release of 29th June, 1960, concerning the
change in the school year, and first intake into the Preparatory
Schools.
It has been decided that there will be ONE intake of first
entrants into the Preparatory School during the school year
1960-61. Children who were FIVE years of age on or before
1st September 1960 will be accepted into the first class of the
Preparatory Schools in September.
Enrolments of children going to school for the first time in
September, 1960 will be carried out by Headteachers at the
Schools on Friday and Saturday 2nd and 3rd September 1960
from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon; and parents are particularly requested
to produce birth certificates in order to establish the correct date
of birth for each child.
T. P. LIGHTBODY,
Director of Education.















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IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 217/1960.
WHEREAS Joseph Cooper of Pelican Point, Grand Bahama
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 Samuel Cooper late of Freetown, Grand
Bahama, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the expiration of twenty-eight days
from the date hereof.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
1st September, 1960.


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
No. 216/1960.
WHEREAS Mary Ella Dames of the Southern District in
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 Ronald
Dames late of Sandy Point in the Island of Abaco, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that such application will be heard
by the said Chief Justice at the expiration of twenty-eight days
from the date hereof.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
1st September, 1960.


IN THE SUPREME COURT
Probate Side
220/1960.
In the Estate of Frederick Charles Norman late of 9 Welesmere
Road Nottingdean Sussex England, deceased.
NOTICE is hereby given that after the expiration of Four-
teen days from the date hereof application will be made to the
Supreme Court of the Bahama Islands on its Probate Side by
Arthur Mervyn Clifford Johnson of the Island of New Provi-
dence one of the Bahama Islands, Barrister-at-Law, Attorney,
for the resealing of the Probate of the Will of the said late Fred-
erick Charles Norman, granted by the High Court of Justice in
England to Adelaide Martha Norman of 9 Welesmere Road Rot-
tingdean, Widow and Harold William Norman of High Corner
82 Oatlands Drive Weybridge Surrey England Chartered Ac-
countant the Executors named in the Will on the 11th day of
August, 1960.
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar.
The Registry,
Supreme Court,
1st September, 1960.














OFFICIAL GAZETTE


Registrar General's Office,
Nassau, Bahamas,
2nd September, 1960.
THE COMPANIES ACT
TAKE NOTICE that in accordnce with the Liquidator's Re-
port dated 31st May, 1960, 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 dissolved as and from the 2nd day of September, 1960.
No. 119 MIDWAY SHIPPING COMPANY LIMITED
N. C. ROBERTS,
Asst. Registrar General.


Civil Service Commission,
Nassau, Bahamas,
2nd September, 1960.
COMMONWEALTH SCHOLARSHIP AND FELLOWSHIP
PLAN
Under the Commonwealth Scholarship and Fellowship Plan
the United Kingdom offers for competition up to 250 Scholarships
tenable in the United Kingdom from the beginning of the aca-
demic year in October, 1961. Two may be available for the
Bahamas if candidates of high enough quality present themselves.
Scholarships are for two years, but in certain cases one or
three years courses may be considered. They are primarily for
postgraduate study, but may also be held for undergraduate
study. Scholarships are open to men and women under 35 and
preferably between 22 and 28 years of age. Candidates must be
normally resident in the Bahamas.
Further information and forms of application may be ob-
tained from the undersigned with whom a personal interview
should be arranged by telephone (No. 2878). No enquiries by
post, except from Out Islands, will be considered. Applications
will close on 1st November, 1960.
A. W. FRISBY,
Chairman,
Civil Service Commission.


ROAD TRAFFIC AUTHORITY
Road Traffic Authority,
P. O. Box 1615,
2nd September, 1960.
The application listed below for a franchise under the Road
Traffic Act 1958 has been received by the Authority.
Any person entitled to object to this application and wishing
to be heard as an objector, shall lodge two copies in writing of
their objection, within fourteen days of the date of the publica-
tion of these notices to the Road Traffic Authority.
Name Description Number of
of Franchise Vehicles
R AND R RENTALS, Self-Drive Three Cars
c/o Robert H. Sands,
P. O. Box 5140
F. R. ASHMOLE,
Controller, Road Traffic.














SUPPLEMENT TO THE


OFFICIAL


GAZETTE


BAHAMAS
PUBLISHED BY AUTHORITY


NASSAU September 3, 1960 36

GOVERNMENT NOTICES

COLONIAL SECRETARY'S OFFICE

No. 208.
The subjoined Regulations made under The, Electricity Act
1956 are published for general information.
M.P. 14824B.
THE ELECTRICITY ACT 1956
WHEREAS doubts have arisen as to the validity of The
Electricity Regulations 1960 made on the 27th day of June, 1960:
In exercise of the powers vested in The Bahamas Electricity
Corporation by Sections 55 and 57 of The Electricity Act 1956,
the Corporation hereby makes the following Regulations:-
1. The Regulations may be cited as The Electricity (No. 2)
Regulations 1960 and shall be read as one with The Electrical








Department Rules 1945 (as amended from time to time) herein-
after referred to as the principal Rules.
2. The provisions of Regulation 2 of The Electricity Regula-
tions 1960 which purported to amend the principal Rules and
which are set out in the Schedule hereto are hereby confirmed
and shall come into force on the 1st day of September, 1960, and
shall apply in respect of all bills rendered by the Corporation
after the 30th November, 1960.
3. Regulation 3 of The Electricity Regulations 1960 is here-
by revoked.
Made by the Bahamas Electricity Corporation this 30th day
of August, 1960.
J. A. McKINNEY,
Deputy Chairman.
F. H. LENNARD,
Secretary.

SCHEDULE
2. The Principal Rules are hereby amended as follows:-
(a) By deleting Sub-rule (6) of Rule and substituting there-
for:
"(6) A charge of ten shillings shall be made by the Cor-
poration for the replacement of a main fuse or a
sub-circuit fuse and, if such service is performed on
Hog Island, the cost of transportation to and from
Hog Island shall be payable by the consumer in
addition to such charge."
(b) By deleting Sub-rule (7) of Rule 6 and substituting
therefore:
"(7) A charge of ten shillings shall be made by the Cor-
poration for (a) the taking of a special meter read-
ing at the request of the consumer, (b) turning on
or turning off of the supply of electricity, (c) the
connection or disconnection of any temporary ser-
vice. If such service is performed on Hog Island,
the cost of transportation to and from Hog Island
shall be payable by the consumer in addition to such
charge."
(c) By deleting the word "five shillings" in Sub-rule (4) of
Rule 10 and substituting therefore the words "one pound".
(d) By deleting the heading "Tariff 'A' Residential" and
all words, figures and symbols appearing under that heading in
Schedule I and substituting therefore:
"Tariff 'A' Residential
For electricity supplied to premises used for private
residences only the maximum demand of which does
not exceed 10 k.v.a.:-








(a) For each unit up to 30 units per month 6d., with
a minimum charge of 15/- per month.
(b) For each additional unit up to 210 units per
month 4d.
(c) For each unit in excess of 210 units per month 2d.
"For electricity supplied to premises used for
private residences only the maximum demand of
which exceeds 10 k.v.a.:-
8. 2. 0 per annum per K.V.A. of maximum demand
plus a charge of 2d. per unit, with a minimum
charge of 13/6 per month X the Annual K.V.A. de-
mand.
"Where electric water heating is installed, the unit
charge at (c) will not apply unless such water heat-
ing is time-switch controlled in accordance with the
Corporation's requirements."
(e) By deleting the heading "Tariff 'B' Industrial and
Commercial" and all words, figures and symbols appearing under
that heading in Schedule I and substituting therefore:
"Tariff 'B' Industrial and Commercial
"For electricity supplied to Commercial or Indus-
trial installations the maximum demand of which
does not exceed 5 K.V.A.:-
(a) For each unit up to 120 units per month 6d.,
with a minimum charge of 15/- per month.
(b) For each unit in excess of 120 units per month
4d.
"For electricity supplied to Commercial or Indus-
trial installations the maximum demand of which
exceeds 5 K.V.A.:-
8. 2. 0 per annum per K.V.A. of maximum demand
plus a charge of 2d. per unit, with a minimum
charge of 13/6 per month X the annual K.V.A.
demand."
(f) By deleting the Note to Form 4 (Rule 7) and the table
appearing thereunder in Schedule II.
(g) By deleting Schedule III.
J. A. McKINNEY,
Deputy Chairman.
F. H. LENNARD,
Secretary.




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