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    Electricity, Ice and Cold Storage (Amendment) Ordinance, 1950
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    Slum Clearance and Housing (Amendment) Ordinance, 1950
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    Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 16 of 1950
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155


LEEWARD ISLANDS


GAZETTE

SublisbIeb bp autbHoritB.


THURSDaLY, 29TH JUNE, 1950.


No. 55.


Notices.


BY THE ACTING GOVERNOR OF
THE LEEWARD ISLANDS.

A PROCLAMATION.
[L.S.
P. D. MACDONALD,
Acting Governor.

WHEREAS it is expedient that
the General Legislative Council of
the Leeward Islands should be con-
voked:
NOW, THEREFORE, I do by this
my proclamation summon the said
General Legislative Council of the
Leeward Islands to meet at the Court
House, in the City of Saint John, in
the Presidency of Antigua, on Thurs-
day the twentieth day of July, 1950,
at ten o'clock in the forenoon, for
the despatch of public business.

AND the members of the said
Council and all other His Majesty's
Officers and loving subjects in the
said Colony, and all others whom it
may concern, are hereby required to
take due notice hereof, and to give
their ready obedience accordingly.

GIVEN under my hand and the
Public Seal of the Colony of the
Leeward Islands at the Govern-
ment House, Antigua, this 26th
day of June, 1950, and in the
fourteenth year of His Majesty's
reign.
GOD SAVE THE KING !

BRITISH NATIONALITY
REGULATIONS, 1948.
Under regulation 6 (b) of the Brit-
ish Nationality Regulations, 1948,
His Excellency the Acting Governor
has been pleased to direct that where
an application for the registration of
a person as a citizen of the United
Kingdom and Colonies in accordance
with the provisions of the British
Nationality Regulations, 1948, is made
to the Governor such registration
Hall, if the application is granted
be effected in the Colony at the
Colonial Secretary's Office, in the
City of Saint John in the Island of
Antigua.


;,1 --7


2. Under regulation 9 (3) (b) of
the British Nationality Regulations,
1948, His Excellency the Acting Gov-
ernor has been pleased to direct that
where a certificate of naturalisation is
granted by the Governor the oath of
allegiance required by section 10 (1)
of the British Nationality Act, 1948,
to be taken shall be registered in the
Colony at the Colonial Secretary's
Office, in the City of Saint John in
the Island of Antigua.

Dated the 22nd day of June, 1950.
By His Excellency's Command,

J. CONRAD WOODING,
Acting Colonial Secretary.
Colonial Secretary's Office,
Leeward Islands.
at Antigua,
22nd June, 1950.
C.S.O. M.P. 11000.

The Acting Governor has been
pleased to appoint Hon. F. R. ANJO
to be a temporary Unofficial Member
of the Executive Council of Antigua
during the absence of Hon. A. MOODY-
STUART, O.B.E., M.C., J.P., who has
been granted leave of absence from
June 8 to September 30.

The Acting Governor has been
pleased to appoint, under the provi-
sions of Section 3 of the Coroners Act,
1949 (No. 11/49) Mr. MACWELLING
TODMAN, Principal (Administrative
Assistant) Virgin Islands to be Deputy
Coroner for District J.

Colonial Secretary's Office,
Leeward Islands,
at Antigua.
24th June, 1950.
C.S.O., M.P. 8542.

It is notified for general informa-
tion that Mr. GEORGE ALVIN LETT
of Antigua has been nominated as
the Leeward Islands Government
Scholar for 1950 for the Diploma
Course at the Imperial College of
Tropical Agriculture, Trinidad, com-
mencing in October, 1950.
Colonial Secretary's Office,
Leeward Islands,
at Antigua.
21st June, 1950.
0.8.0. M.P. 8566-II.


No. 61.
Appointments and transfers, etc.,
in the public service, with effect from
the dates stated, are published for
general information:-
BELLOT, Miss M., P.O. Cl. III, Cen-
tral Lunatic Asylum, Antigua, to
be P.O. Cl. II, Central Lunatic
Asylum, Antigua. Apr. 14, 1949
HORNER, F. A., Junior Clerk, Agri-
cultural Department, Montserrat,
overseas leave May 25 to October
26, inclusive.
M.E. 99.
PEMBERTON, J., to be P.O. Cl. III,
Central Lunatic Asylum, Antigua.
Apr. 14, 1949
SKERRITT, Miss C., District Health
Nurse, Montserrat, overseas leave
June 1 to December 7, inclusive.
M.E. 61.
CONFIRMATION OF ORDINANCES.

No. 62.
The Secretary of State for the
Colonies has informed the Governor
that the KING will not be advised to
exercise his power of disallowance
of the undermentioned Bills:--
St. Kitts-Nevis.
No. 13 of 1949 "The Pier Dues
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1949."
C.S.O. 7856.
No. 15 of 1949 "The Income Tax
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1949."
C.S.O. 0. 27.

No. 63.
The following Bills, which are to
be introduced in the Legislative
Council of Antigua, are circulated
with this Gazette and form part
thereof:-
" The Antigua Constitution (Amend-
ment) Ordinance, 1950 ".
"The Electricity, Ice and Cold
S t o r a g e (Amendment) Ordinance,
1950 ".
"The Slum Clearance and Housing
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1950 ".
No. 64.
The following Statutory Rule and
Order is circulated with this Gazette
and forms part thereof:-
General Government.
No. 16 of 1950, The Trading with
the Enemy (Custodian) Order, 1950."


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THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


[29 June, 1950.


Notice of Election and Situa-
tion of Polling Booths.


In pursuance of Section 47 of the
Montserrat Constitution Ordinance,
1936, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that an Election will be held on
Friday, the 30th day of June, 1950,
between the hours of ten o'clock in
the forenoon and four o'clock in the
afternoon, for the purpose of electing
one member to serve on the Legislative
Council of the Presidency of Mont-
serrat.
The Central Polling Booth will be
situated at the Court House, Plymouth,
Montserrat, and additional polling
booths will be opened at:-
The Police Station, Harris;

The Police Station, Cudjoe Head;
and

The Health Centre, St. John's.

RANDALL H. LOCKHART,
Returning Officer.

Provost Marshal's Office,
Plymouth, Montserrat.
21st June, 1950.
M.P. C.S.O. 3102.


In the Supreme Court of the
Windward Islands and
Leeward Islands.

NOTICE is hereby given that in
pursuance of rules made by the Chief
Justice under Section 16 of the
Windward Islands and Leeward Is-
lands (Courts) Order-in-Council, 1939,
and duly approved as therein pro-
vided on the 16th day of October,
A.D. 1941, His Honour the Puisne
Judge selected for the sittings of the
Court in Antigua, Saint Christopher,
Nevis and Virgin Islands Circuits
has appointed the day of the month
on which the ensuing Circuit should
sit as follows; that is to say:-
The Saint Christopher Circuit on
Tuesday the 4th day of July, 1950,
at 10 o'clock in the forenoon.
Dated this 13th day of June, 1950.
In the absence of the Registrar.
M. C. ABBOTT,
Chief Clerk.

R. RAINFALL FIGURES.
Central Experiment Statio ,
Antigua.


January
February
March
April
May
June 24th


1947. 1948. 1949. 1950.
3-97 2'82 1'50 5'41
'57 *57 2'07 2'52
*59 1"89 -552 1"58
'67 '59 3'54 2'44
3.34 2"80 198 2O06
"99 2'80 2"44 1-08
10'13 11147 17'05 15'09


GOVERNMENT PRINTING
OFFICE, ST. VINCENT.


Vadaicy for Binder.


Applications are invited for the
post of Binder in the Government
Printing Office, St. Vincent.

The post, which is pensionable,
carries salary in the scale $480-$24-
$576 per annum. A temporary cost
of living bonus at the rate of $109.20
per annum at $480 rising by $1.80
for every $24 to $116.40 per annum
at $576 is also payable, and there are
facilities for overtime work. Salary
at a higher point than $480 will be
granted, if necessary, to a qualified
candidate.
Applicants must possess a full
knowledge of binding and ruling and
must produce particulars to that
effect.

Applications should be addressed
to the Government Printer, Govern-
ment Printing Office, St. Vincent; and
should reach him not later than the
31st July, 1950.

Government Office,
St. Vintent,
19th June, 1950.


SUGAR FACTORIES OUTPUT TO JUNE 24, 1950.


Tons of cane handled

Tons of sugar produced

Hours out of ci.he


ANTIGUA.


During week.


9,712-63

1,273-76

7.42


During
Season*


174,225-43

21,248-50

190-66


ST. KITTS.


-----~------------- I. --


During week.


14,625- 6

1,942

3.00


During
Season


306,718-51

36,598

60-66


*Season coinnimmenced 24th January, 1950.
t Season coinimmenced 23rd January, 1950.


ANiTIGUA.
Printed at the Governmen~t Prhiting Offic% Leeward isaiads by K IL BLACKx.&e,
Acting Government Printer-By Authority,
1980.


Ck-ricc 2d.l]
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No, of 1950.


Antigua Constitution
(Amendment).


ANTIGUA.


No.


of 1950.


An Ordinance to amend further the Antigua
Constitution Ordinance, 1936, and to provide
for a temporary register of voters for the
purpose of certain elections.
BE IT ORDAINED by the Governor and
Legislative Council of Antigua as follows:-
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Short title.
Antigua Constitution (Amendment) Ordinance,
1950, and shall be read and construed as one with
the Antigua Constitution Ordinance, 1936, as 2011936.
amended, (hereinafter called the Principal Ordi-
nance).


2. Section 2 of the Principal Ordinance is
hereby amended as follows:-
(i) by the deletion therefrom of the
definition of "Clear income" appear-
ing therein;
(ii) by re-numbering subsections (3)" to
"(11)" inclusive as subsections
(2) to "(10) respectively.
3. After section 5 of the Principal Ordinance
the following section shall be inserted:-


5A. Notwithstanding the provisions of
subsection (2) of section 5, subsection (2) of
section 9, section 28, and section 30 of this


ANTIGUA,


Amendment
of section 2 of
the Principal
Ordinance.






Addition of
new section
5 A to the
Principal
Ordinance.
Saving as
regards
acceptance of
public office.








S.. Antigua Constitution No. of 1950.
(Amendment).

Ordinance, or of any other law to the contrary,
if it shall be declared by any Act or Ordinance
for the time being in force in the Presidency
that an office shall Jnot be a public office within
the Presidency for all or any of the purposes
of this Ordinance, this Ordinance shall have
effect accordingly as if such law were enacted
herein."


Amendment
of section 28
of the Princi-
pal Ordinance.


4. Section 28 of the Principal Ordinance is
hereby amended as follows:-

(i) by the substitution of a full stop for
the semi-colon appearing after the
word "Council" in paragraph (4)
thereof and by the deletion of the
word "or" appearing thereafter;
(ii) by the deletion of paragraph (5)
thereof.
5. Section 30 of the Principal Ordinance is
hereby amended by the deletion therefrom of
paragraph (8) thereof and by re-numbering para-
graphs "(9)" and" (10)" as paragraphs "( 8)"
and (9)" respectively.
6. Section 31 of the Principal Ordinance is
hereby amended as follows:-

(i) by the substitution of a full stop for
the comma appearing after the word
registration" in the fifth line of
paragraph (d) ";
(ii) by the deletion of the following and
in any case possesses one of the
following qualifications" appearing
in the said paragraph (d) ";
(iii) by the deletion of sub-paragraphs
"(i)" "(ii)" "(iii)" and "(iv)"
of the said paragraph (d) ";
(iv) by the deletion of subsection "(2)"
thereof; and

(v) by re-numbering section 31 (1)" as
as section," 31 ".


Amendment
of section 30
of the Princi-
pal Ordinance.


Amendment
of section 31
of the Princi-
pal Ordinance.









No. of 1950.


Antigua Constitution
(Amendment).


7. Subsection (1) of section 34 of the
the Principal Ordinance is hereby amended by the
insertion after the full stop appearing after the
word "registered" in the eighth line thereof of
the following:-

Every such notice of claim shall be
-signed in the presence of a magistrate, justice
of the peace, minister of religion, headteacher
of an Elementary school, police officer or such
other person thereunto lawfully authorised by
the Registering Officer."

8. Subsection (1) of section 39 of the
Principal Ordinance is hereby amended by the
insertion in the third line thereo- between the
word "shall" and the word caus of the words
"within twenty-one days thereafter

9. For SCHEDULE B to the Principal
Ordinance the following shall have effect-
"SCHEDULE B
(See SECTION 34 (1))
I ................................... o .............. .........
hereby claim to have my name inserted in the List of
Voters for the Presidency.
In so doing I hereby declare that I
(1) Have attained the age of twenty-one years.
(2) Am not a lunatic so found under any law in
force in the Presidency.
(3) Am a British Subject.

(4) (a) Have resided in the Presidency for
twelve months immediately preced-
ing this date; or
(b) Am domiciled in the Presidency and am
resident therein at this date.
And I further declare that-

(i) I have not been convicted of perjury in any
Court in His Majesty's dominions or in any
territory under His Majesty's protection
nor have been sentenced by any such


3 ANTIGUA.


Amendment
of section 34
of the Princi-
pal Ordinance.










Amendment
of section 39
of the Princi-
pal Ordinance,



Substitution
of Schedule B.









AnTIGUA. 4' Antiqua Constitution No. of 1950.
(Amendment).

Court to death, or penal servitude, or im-
prisonment- for a term exceeding twelve
months, without having suffered the punish-
ment to wh.ch I was sentenced, or such
other punishment as by competent authority
may have been substituted for the same or
without having received a free pardon from
His Majesty.

(ii) I have not within the period from twelve
months before the first day of January last
until the date of this application received
any relief from public or parochial funds
except.........................
(iii) I have with my own hand subscribed my
name and the date to this declaration; or
I have been able to write my name but am
now incapacitated by reason of blindness or

Dated this.........day of...................... 19......

(Signed)....................................
In the presence of............................................
NOTE.
Persons who are incapacitated by blindness or
any other physical cause from signing and dating their
applications to be registered as voters must deliver
their applications to the Registering Officer person-
ally to enable him to complete their application
forms in accordance with section 31 of the Antigua
Constitution Ordinance, 1936."

Amendment 10. Schedule C to the Principal Ordinance
of Schedule C. is hereby amended by the deletion of the column
headed "Nature of Qualification".

Substitution 11. For SCHEDULE F to the Principal
of Schedule F. Ordinance the following shall have effect-

"SCHEDULE F "

(See SECTION 43 (2) )

W e, ............. ........... of........ ....................
and ................................. .. of...........of..................
registered voters for the Presidency hereby propose
... ..... ......... ...... .... ..of............................... as
a fit and proper candidate for election as a member of the
Legislative Council of the Presidency.








No. of 1950. Antigua Constitution .5 ANTIGUAL
(Amendment).

Dated the.........day of........................19......
(Signed).................................

(Signed)...............................
I.............................. .. of. .......................
hereby consent to stand for election for the Legislative
Council of the Presidency at the forthcoming election to
be held on the.........day of........ ............19......
In so doing I hereby declare that I am-
(1) Not the holder of any public office;
(2) Not a Minister of religion;
(3) Not a returning officer at the said election.
(Signed)...................................

In the presence of ................. .........................
NOTE.

No person shall be capable of being elected
a member of the. Council, or having been elected,
shall sit or vote in the Council unless at the time of
election he is entitled to vote at the election of
a member of the Council."
12. (1) During Ihe continuance in force Provision for
of this section and notwithstanding anything tRmeorar
contained in sections 33 to 39 inclusive of the, voters.
Principal Ordinance or the completion there-
under of the revision of the list of voters for the
triennial year which commenced on the first day
of July, 1948-
(a) The list of voters for the Presi-
dency completed as aforesaid shall not for
the purpose of the general election to be
held in the year 1950 or for the purpose of
any election to supply a vacancy caused by
death, resignation or otherwise be deemed
to.be the Register of Voters within the
meaning of section 39 of the Principal
Ordinance and of the persons entitled to
vote at such elections.

(b) (i) The list of voters for the Presi-
dency for the purpose of the general
election to be held in the year 1950 or








ANTIGUA. 6 Antigua institution No. of 1950.
(Amendment).
for the purpose of any election to
supply a vacancy caused by death,
resignation or otherwise shall be a list
of voters in the form prescribed in
Schedule C to the Principal Ordinance
to he compiled for the electoral district
of the Presidency of all persons entitled
under the provisions of the Principal
Ordinance as amended by this Ordi-
nance to vote at the election of a
member of Oouncil.

(ii) At such time as the Governor by
proclamation may appoint, and in
any case not later than one month
after the dissolution (by reason of
affluxion of time or otherwise) of
the Council in the year 1950, the
Registering Officer shall publish
a notice in the form prescribed in
Schedule A to the Principal Ordi-
nance (in the Gazette and in one
or more of the newspapers publish-
ed in the Presidency) requiring
within twenty-one days after the
publication of the said notice,
every person who may be entitled
to vote at the election of a member
of the Council, to deliver to the
Registering Officer notice of his
claim to be registered as a voter.
(iii) Sections 34 to 39 of the Principal
Ordinance shall apply mutatis
mutandis for the purpose of the
compilation and completion of
such list.
(2) This section shall continue in force
until the 30th day of June, 1951, and shall then
be repealed.
General elec- 13. Notwithstanding the provisions of
iogn ,nhe section 16 of the Principal Ordinance a general
election shall be held in the Presidency on tho








No. of 1950. Antigua Constitution 7 ANTIGUA.
(Amendment).
dissolution of the Council in the year 1950 on
such day as the Governor shall by proclamation
appoint.


President.
Passed the Legislative Council this
day of 1950.


Clerk of the Council.

OBJECTS AND REASONS.

The objects of this Bill are:-

(a) to give effect to the recommendations of the
Committee on Constitutional Reform as approved by the
Secretary of State;

(b) to provide for the compilation of a special tempo-
rary register of voters for the purposes of a general
election of members of the Legislative Council to be held
in the year 1950; and

(c) to provide that any Act or Ordinance in force in
the Presidency may specifically declare that an office shall
not be a public office for all or any of the purposes of the
Antigua Constitution Ordinance, 1936. This provision
will take the place of section 4 of the Antigua Constitution
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1949 (No. 8 of 1949) the opera-
tion of which was limited to the duration of the present
Council.

C. A. KELSICK,
Crown Attorney.





ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office. Leeward Islands
by E. M. BLACKMAN. Acting Government Printer.-By Authority.
1950.


-200-6.50.


[Price 2d.]








No. of 1950. Electricity, Ice znd Cold Storage ANTIGUA.
(Amendment).












ANTIGUA.

No. of 1950.

An Ordinance further to amend the Electricity,
Ice and Cold Storage Ordinance, 1948.
BE IT ORDAINED by the Governor and
Legislative Council of Antigua as follows:-
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Short title.
Electricity, Ice and Cold Storage (Amendment)
Ordinance, 1950, and shall be read as one with
the Electricity, Ice ana Cold Storage Ordinance,
1948, as amended, hereinafter called the Princi- 1/194s.
pal Ordinance.

2. After section 7 of the Principal Ordi- Addition of
nance the following section shall be inserted:- wA tse ion
Principal
Ordinance.
7A. The acceptance by any member saving as
of the Legislative Council of the Presidency, regar a
ceptance of
other than an official member, of office as public office.
a member of the Board, shall not be deemed
acceptance of a public office for the pur-
poses of the Antigua Constitution Ordi-
nance, 1936, so as to disqualify him from 20/1936.
continued membership of the Legislative
Council of the Presidency."


President.








2 Electricity, Ice and Cold Storage No,
(Amendment).


of 1950,


Passed the Legislative Council the
day of 1950.


Clerk of the Council.


OBJECTS AND REASONS.


The object of this Bill is to enable un-
official members of the Legislative Council to be
appointed to the Antigua Electricity Board
without forfeiting their seats on the Legislative
Council.
C. A. KELSICK,
Crown Attorney.

























ANTTGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
by E. M. BLACKMAN, Acting Government Printer.-By Authority.
1950.


ANTIGUA.


-200-6.50.


[Price Id.]








No. of 1950. Slum Clearance and Housing
(Amendment).













ANTIGUA.

No. of 1950.

An Ordinance further to amend the Slum Clearance
and Housing Ordinance, 1948.

BE IT ORDAINED by the Governor and
Legislative Council of Antigua as follows:-

1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Slum
Clearance and Housing (Amendment) Ordinance,
1950, and shall be read as one with the Slum
Clearance and Housing Ordinance, 1948, herein-
after called the Principal Ordinance.

2. Section 5 of the Principal Ordinance is
hereby amended by the insertion of the following
sub-section numbered sub-section (4) after sub-
section (3):-

"(4) The acceptance by any member
of the Legislative Council of the Presidency,
other than an official member, of office as
a member of the Central Authority, shall not
be deemed acceptance of a public office for
the purposes of the Antigua Constitution
Ordinance, 1936, so as to disqualify him
from continued membership of the Legislative
Council of the Presidency."


President.


ANTIGUA.


Short title.


3/1948.


Amendment
of section 5 of
the Principal
Ordinance.







20/1936.









ANTIGUA. 2 Slum Clearance and Housing No. of 1950.
(Amendment).

Passed the Legislative Council the day
of 1950.


Clerk of the Council.


OBJECTS AND REASONS.

The object of this Bill is to enable unofficial
members of the Legislative Council to be appointed
to the Central Authority without forfeiting their
seats on the Legislative Council.
C. A. KELSICK,
Crown Attorney.




























ANTIGUA.
Printed at/the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
by E. M. BLACKMAN, Government Printer.-By Authority.
1950.


-200-6.50.


[Price ld.]









LEEWARD ISLANDS.
GENERAL GOVERNMENT.


STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1950, No. 16.

TRADING WITH THE ENEMY.


TRADING WITH THE ENEMY (CUSTODIAN) ORDER, 1950, DATED
JUNE 22, 1950, MADE BY THE GOVERNOR IN PURSU-
ANCE OF THE POWERS CONFERRED UPON HIM BY REGULA-
TION 8 OF THE DEFENCE (TRADING WITH THE ENEMY)
REGULATIONS, 1939, AND ALL OTHER POWERS ENABLING
HIM IN THAT BEHALF.

1. Short Title. This Order may be cited as the
Trading with the Enemy (Custodian) Order, 1950.
2. Right to Transfer Property. There shall
vest in the Custodian the right to transfer all property belong-
ing to or held or managed on behalf of an enemy and of the
following description, that is to say-
(a) jewellery and imitation jewellery, being articles
consisting wholly or partly of stones (precious, semi-
precious or imitation) or of pearls (real, cultured or
imitation) ;
(b) precious and semi-precious stones;
(c) goldsmiths' and silversmiths' wares, being articles
made wholly or partly of gold, silver or other precious
metal (including gold plate but not including base metal
which is gilt or silver plated); and
(d) articles made wholly or partly of mother-of-
pearl, ivory, amber, jet, coral, natural shells or tortoise-
shell, jade, onyx, lapis lazuli or other semi-precious stones.
Provided neverthel ss that this Order shall not have the
effect of vesting in the Custodian any property in respect of
which any licence, consent or authority has beer given under
the Trading with the Enemy Regulations, 1939, or any Order
made thereunder.









3. Delivery of Property. Any person having
possession, control or management of property the subject of
this Order shall, on being so required by the Custodian, deliver
the same to him.
4. Sale of Property. The Custodian shall sell the
said property or any part thereof as and when requested so to
do by the Governor with power for that purpose to employ
such agents as he shall think fit and to obtain the advice or
assistance of experts whenever it shall appear to him to be
advisable.
5. Reimbursement of Expenses. Out-of-pocket
payments duly made by the Custodian in relation to the
receiving, collecting, vesting, management, holding or disposing
of the said property or Any part thereof shall be reimbursed to
the Custodian out of the proceeds of sale of such property and
shall be chargeable accordingly.
6. Property not to be attached. (1) Any
property which is the subject of this Order shall not be liable
to be attached or otherwise taken in execution.
(2) No person shall, without the consent of the Governor,
save as directed by this Order, transfer, part with or otherwise
deal with any property which is the subject of this Order.
(3) The receipt of the Custodian or any person duly
authorized by him to sign receipts on his behalf shall be a good
discharge for any transfer of property made or purported to
be made in pursuance of this Order.
7. Interpretation. (1) For the purposes of this
Order the expression "enemy means:
(a) the German State,
(b) any individual resident in Germany,
(c) any body of persons constituted or incorporated
under the laws of Germany,
(d) any body of persons (whether corporate or
unincorporated) carrying on business in any place, if and
so long as the body is controlled by any State, individual
or body of persons as aforesaid, and
(e) as respect any business carried on in Germany
any individual or body of persons (whether corporate or
unincorporated) carrying on that business in Germany.










(2) For the purposes of this Order Germany means
territory comprised in the German State on the first day of
March, 1938.
(3) References to the Custodian shall be construed as
references to the Custodian for that pert of the Colony in
which the property in question is situate.

(4) For the purposes of this Order the expression semi-
precious stones" shall include in addition to those specified in
Article 2 (d) the following stones:-
Agate, Amethyst, A quamarine or Beryl, Cairngorm,
Carnelian or Cornelian, Catseye, Chalcedony, Chryso-
beryl, Chrysoprase, Garnet, Jadeite, Jargoon or Zircon,
Labradorite, Moonstone, Opal, Peridot or Olivine, Spinel,
Topaz, Tourmaline and Turquoise.

(5) The Interpretation Act, (Cap 103) shall apply to this
Order as if it were an Act.

Dated this 22nd day of June, 1950.
P. D. MACDONALD,
Acting Governor.


EXPLANATORY NOTE.

(This Note is not part of the Order, but is intended to indicate its
general purport).
This Order vests in the Custodian all rights relating to the transfer
of jewellery and imitation jewellery, precious and semi-precious stones,
goldsmiths' and silversmiths' wares and articles made wholly or partly
of semi-precious stones, belonging to or held on account of persons
resident or carrying on business in Germany and business concerns
controlled by such persons. The Order requires any person holding
such property to deliver it to the Custodian on demand.







ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
by E. M. BLACKMAN, Acting fGovnrn~cnt Printer.-By Authority.
1950,


3663--200--6,50.


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