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Table of Contents
    Main
        Page 165
        Page 166
        Page 167
    Department of Labour (Repeal) Act, 1950
        Page A-1
        Page A-2
    Governor's Emoluments Act, 1950
        Page B-1
        Page B-2
        Page B-3
    Offences against the Person (Amendment) Act, 1950
        Page C-1
        Page C-2
    Supplementary Appropriation (1949) Ordinance, 1950
        Page D-1
        Page D-2
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VOL. LXXVIII. THURSDAY, 13TH JULY, 1950.


Notices.




The Secretary of State has appoint-
ed Mr. D. A. PERCIVAL, Assistant
Secretary, Cyprus, to fill the new post
of Assistant Economic Adviser on the
staff of this Organisation.
Mr. PERCIVAL, who is unmarried,
was born in 190( and educated at
Charterhouse and Magdalen College,
Oxford. He was appointed to the
Colonial Administrative Service in
1933, and served in Nigeria until
1939 when he was transferred to
to Cyprus where he became Assistant
Secretary.
Mr. PERCIVAL is expected to as-
sume duty in Barbados towards the
end of July.
Colonial Secretary's Office,
Leeward Islands.
at Antigua,

8th July, 1950.
C.S.O. M.P.D. 12.


It is notified for general information
that Senor ADOLFO A. BOLLINI has
been appointed as Consul General of
the Argentine in London and that his
district includes the United Kingdom
Overseas Territories not at present
within the district of an Argentine
consular officer.

Colonial Secretary's Office,
Leeward Islands,
at Antigua.
4th July, 1950.



It is notified for general informa-
tion that Mr. R. E. D. OSBORNE was
duly elected a member of the Legisla-
tive Council of Montserrat at a by-
election held on the 30th June, 1950,
to fill a vacancy caused by the death
of Mr. T. M. PETERS.
Colonial Secretary's Office,
Leeward Islands,
at Antigua.
12th July, 1950.
C..O. M.P. 310 K


32UJ. 7L97

I. 4Y7wL


The Acting Commissioner of Mont-
serrat has granted the Hon. F. S.
DELISLE leave of absence as a mem-
ber of the Executive Council for the
period 3rd July to 12th July, 1950,
inclusive.
Colonial Secretary's Office,
Leeward Islands,
at Antigua.
10th July, 1950.
C.S.O. M.P. C. 31.

No. 66.
Appointments and transfers, etc,
in the publicservice, with effect from
the dates stated, are published for
general information:-
DE CASTRO, A., temp. P.O. Cl. II,
Virgin Islands, to be P.O. Cl. II,
Treasury, Virgin Islands.
Nov. 1, 1949.
TAYLOR, A., to be Junior Dispenser,
Virgin Islands. April 1, 1949.

No. 67.

The following Bills which are to
be introduced in the General Legisla-
tive Council of the Leeward Islands,
are circulated with this Gazette and
form part thereof:-
"The Department of Labour (Re-
peal) Act, 1950."
The Governor's Emoluments Act,
1950."
"The Offences against the person
(Amendment) Act, 1950."
"The Supplementary Appropria-
tion (1949) Act, 1950."

TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 6th July, 1950.
CARSTAIRS BROS., of 405 Lex-
ington Avenue, New York, U.S.A.,
have applied for Registration of One
Trade Mark consisting of the follow-
ing:-






in Class XLIII-Alcoholic Beverages.
The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods for more
than ten years before the date of their
said Application.


Any person may within three
months from the date of the first
appearance of this Advertisement in
the Leeward Islands Gazette, give
notice in duplicate at the Trade Marks
Office, Antigua, of opposition to regis-
tration of the said Trade Mark.

N. A. BERRIDGE,
Registrar of Trade Marks.


TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 6th July, 1950.
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
MACHINES CORPORATION of 590
Madison Avenue, New York, U.S.A.,
have applied for Registration of one
Trade Mark consisting of the follow-
ing:-




IBM


in Class 8 that is to say:-Calcula-
ting machines, multiplying machines,
dividing machines, accounting ma-
chines, statistical machines, record
perforating machines, record sorting
machines, record listing machines,
record interpreting machines, record
reproducing machines, record verify-
ing machines, examination grading
machine, graphic item counters, ma-
chines for comparing collating and
filing accounting and statistical re-
cords, record controlled printing
machines, machine for sorting listing
and adding, posting machines, job
recorders and systems, cost recorders
and systems, time stamps, time dating
machines, elapsed time machines,
bank proof machines, autographic
time recorders, traffic recorders.
The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods for three
years before the date of their said
Application.
Any person may within three
months from the date of the first
appearance of this Advertisement in
the Leeward Talands Gazette, give
notice in duplicate at the Trade Marks
Office, Antigua, of opposition to regis-
tration of the said Trade Mark.

N. A. BERRIDGE,
Registrar of Trade Marks.


kRD ISLANDS


:ETTE

by [uttoritp.


No. GO.


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THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


POLICE TRAFFIC NOTICE.




I, JOHN REGINALD ARTHUR
BRANCH, Commissioner of Police and
Traffic Commissioner, in view of the
liability of the hereinafter mentioned
roads to become thronged or obstruct-
ed on the days hereinafter mentioned,
in exercise of the powers conferred
on me by section 78 of The Vehicles
and Roa.l Traffic Ordinance, 1946,
and of Section 3 of the Obstruction
of Streets (Preventions) Ordinance,
1929, do hereby order and direct as
follows:-

1. No vehicular traffic will be
allowed to remain stationary on East
Street, between Government House
Gate and Long Steet, on the Factory
Road between East Street and Coro-
nation Road (Prison Road), and on
Coronation Road between the Factory
Road and Parhain 'Ioad; on the dates
and between the hours specified
below:-
July 17th, 18th, 20th, 21st, 2(;th,
27th and 28th between 10 a.m. and
6.3') p.m.
July 24th and 30th, between 4 p.m.
and 6.30 p.m.


2. Members of the Leeward Is-
lands Police Force have directions to
enforce this Order at all times during
which it applies.
J. R. A. BRANCH,
Commissioner of Police,
and
Traffic Commissioner.
Ref. 1338.


GOVERNMENT PRINTING
OFFICE, ST. VINCENT.

Vacancy 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 ..-:.I'l will he
granted, if necessary, to a quallited
candidate.

Applicants nust 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 Ofice,
St. Vincent,
19th June, 1950.



RAINFALL FIGURES.
Central Experiment Station,

Antigua.


January
February
March
April
May
June
July 8th


1947. ]91S. 1949. 1950.
3'97 2"82 1 50 5'41
'57 57 2 07 2-52
59 1'89 5"52 1'58
6f7 ')9 354 2'44
3"34 2s80 1 i98 2'0
1 49 3 3:'5 335 166
'29 "02 59 73

10'92 1207 18'55 16i40


REGISTRAR'S OFFICE,
ANTIGUA,
7th July, 1950.
Pursuant to Section 156 of the Companies Act, Cap. 140, Federal Acts of the Leeward
Islands (Revised Edition) the following notice is published.
N. A. BERRIDGE,
Registrar of Joint Stock companies .

Notice.

COLONY OF THE LEEWARD ISLANDS.

ST. CHRISTOPHER

A. D. 1950.

In the matter of the St. Kitts Bakerieg Ltd.

At an extraordinary general meeting of the above-named Company, duly convened and
held at the )tliees of HI. F. WiLDY & Co., Ltd.. The Circus, Basseterre, St, Kitts, on the 30th day
of June, 1950, the following Resolution was duly passed, viz:

WHEREAS at an extraordinary general meeting of the St. Kitts Bakeries Ltd., held
on the 15th day of June, 1950, at the Offices of If. WILDY & Co., Ltd., The Circus.
Basseterre, the following Resolution was passed with the requisite majority of three
quarters in value of the Shareho'ders that is to say:

BE IT IRESOULVEI) that The St. Kitts Bakeries Ltd.. be wound up voluntarily
under the provisions of the Companies Act, Cap. 140, and that Mr. CLAUDE
Airuti LLOYD SHuiICI'IilIU e appointed liquidator and he is hereby appointed
liquidator for the purposes of such winding up.

AND WHEREAS this Extraordinary General Meeting has been duly summoned fcr this 30th day
of June, 1950, to confirm the said Resolution Be it therefore Resolved that the said Resolution
passed on the 15th day of June, 1950, he confirmed and the same is hereby confirmed accordingly.

Dated this 3rd day of July, 1950.
G. P. BOON,
Chairman.


[13 July, 1950.'








THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 6th July, 1950.
JAS. HENNESSY & CO., of Charente, France, have applied for Registration of One Trade
Mark consisting of the following:-


SHE ESSY
eu r_ 7-1 1 e l I.


in Class XLIII-Alcoholic beverages.
The applicants claim that they have used the said Trade Mark in respect of the said goods for
twenty years before the date of their said Application.
Any person may within three months from the date of the first appearance of this Advertise-
ment in the Leeward Islands Gazette, give notice in duplicate at the Trade Marks Office, Antigua, of
opposition to registration of the said Trade Mark.
N. A. BERRIDGE,
Registrar of Trade Marks.


SUGAR FACTORIES OUTPUT TO JULY 8, 1950.


Tons of cane handled

Tons of sugar produced

Hours out of cane


ANTIGUA.


During week.


During
Season*


9,198SY98 19z,973-41


1,232-22


23,748-04


202-57


ST. KITTS.


During week.


123-37

5i

Nil.


* Season commenced 24th January, 1950.
t Season commenced 23rd January, 1950.











ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Govenijrimnt '. intini OflioZ, LoowU 'd Islands, by E. M. BLACKMAN,
Ac ing Go~rrnwuint Printer.-By Authority.
1950.
[Price Id.]


During
Season

314,484-37

37,606

87-86


13 July, 1950.]









No. of 1950. _Department of Labour LEEWARD
(Rtepeal) ISLANDS.






LEEWARD ISLANDS.

No. of 1950.

An Act to repeal the Department of Labour Act,
1944.

BE IT ENACTED by the Governor and
General Legislative Council of the Leeward
Islands as follows:-

1. This Act may be cited as the Department Short title.
of Labour (Repeal) Act, 1950.

2. The Department of Labour Act, 1944, Repeal.
is hereby repealed. 19/1944

3. This Act shall come into operation on Commence-
such day as the Governor may appoint by procla- ment.
mation published in the Gazette.


President.
Passed the General Legislative Council this
day of 1950.


Clerk of the Council.








LEEWARD 2
ISLANDS.


Department of Labour
(Repeal).


No. of 1950,


OBJECTS AND REASONS.


The object of this Bill is to repeal'the Depart-
ment of Labour Act, 1944 (No. 19/1944) under
which a Federal Department of Labour was
established.
It is proposed that Labour Departments
should be constituted on a Presidential basis as
soon as the Federal legislation is repealed.



Attorney General.
20th April, 1950.


























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


-200-7.50.


[Price Id.]








No. of 1950. Governor's Emoluments. LEEWARD
ISLANDS.






LEEWARD ISLANDS.

No. of 1950.
An Act to regulate the emoluments and allowances
attached to the office of the Governor.
BE IT ENACTED by the Governor and
General Legislative Council of the Leeward Islands
as follows:-
1. This Act may be cited as the Governor's Short title.
Emoluments Act, 1950.
2. The emoluments attached to the office of Emoluments
Governor of the Colony shall consist of- ovnor.
(a) salary at the rate of ten thousand
five hundred and sixty dollars per annum;
and
(b) duty allowance at the rate of four
thousand eight hundred dollars per annum.
8. (1)' The Governor shall, when absent on Emoluments
of Governor
duty from the Colony or when full pay leave 'henabsent
either on vacation or on ground of ill-health is or on leave.
granted to him by the Secretary of State, receive
during the period of such absence or leave the
emoluments at the rate specified in paragraph (a)
of section 2 of this Act.
(2) If the Governor be on leave other than as
provided for in subsection (1) of this section and
another officer be sworn to administer the Govern-
,ment, then the Governor shall, during such leave,
receive emoluments at one-half the rate specified in
paragraph (a) of section 2 of this Act.

4. The officer administering the Govern- Emoluments
ment of the Colony during the absence or leave Governor.








LEEWARD 2 Governor's Emoluments. No. of 1950.
ISLANDS.
therefrom of the Governor shall, irrespective of the
emoluments received by the Governor during such
absence or leave, receive emoluments as follows:-

(a) half the rate of salary of his sub-
stantive post;

(b) half the rate of salary specified in
paragraph (a) of section 2 of this Act; and

(c) the duty allowance specified in para-
graph (6) of the said section 2.

Apportion- 5. The emoluments specified in section 2 of
ment of this Act shall be deemed to be an expense of the
emoluments.
34 & 35 vict. nature referred to in section 25 of the Leeward
. 107. Islands Act, 1871, and sections 25 and 26 of the
said Act shall apply accordingly.

Car and 6. (1) On the coming into force of this
biSwtnee, section, the following allowances shall be paid to
the officer for the time being administering the
Government of the Colony:-

(a) an allowance for the upkeep of a
motor car at the rate of seven hundred and
twenty dollars per annum;

(b) a subsistence allowance of twenty
dollars and sixteen cents for each day when
absent on duty from the headquarters or seat
of Government of the Colony, but so never-
theless that. no greater sum than twelve
hundred dollars shall be paid under this
paragraph in any one financial year.

(2) This section shall come into force on the
1st day of January, 1951.
Repeal. 7. (1) Subject to the provisions of sub-
911930.
7/1937. section (2) of this section, the Governor's Salary
Act, 1930, and the Governor's Salary (Amendment)
Act, 1937, are hereby repealed.

(2) Section 6 of the Governor's Salary Act,
1930, shall continue in force until the 31st day of
December, 1950, and shall then be repealed.









No. of 1 949. Governor's Emoluments. 3 LEEWARD F
ISLANDS.
8. Save as is otherwise provided herein this Commence-
Act shall be deemed to have come into operation ment.
on the 1st day of January, 1950.


President.

Passed the General Legislative Council this
day of 1950.


Clerk of the Council.

OBJECTS AND REASONS.

This Bill which repeals Acts No. 9/1930 and
7/1937, regulates the emoluments and allowances
attached to the office of Governor, and makes
provision for payment to the officer administering
the Government of the Colony during the absence
on duty or on leave of the Governor from the said
Colony, of emoluments equivalent to half his
substantive salary plus half the salary of the
Governor in addition to duty allowance.
During such absence on duty or leave the
Governor shall nevertheless receive the full salary
of the post of Governor.
2. Heretofore the officer administering the
Government in the circumstances mentioned in
paragraph 1 above received an allowance at the
flat rate of 50 per mensem in addition to the
duty allowance attaching to the post of Governor.
3. Provision is made for duty allowance to
be on a higher scale than formerly, and for an
increase as from 1st January, 1951, of the allowance
for the upkeep of a car and of the rate of sub-
sistence payable when the Governor is absent from
Headquarters.
J. CONRAD WOODING,
Attorney General.
1st June, 1950.
ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
by E. M. BLACKMAN, Acting Government Printer,-By Authority.
1950.


-200-7.50.


[Price Id.]








No. of 1950. Offences against the Person
(Amendment).







LEEWARD ISLANDS.


No.


of 1950.


An Act to amend further the Offences against
the Person Act.

BE IT ENACTED by the Governor and
General Legislative Council of the Leeward
Islands as follows:-

1. This Act may be cited as the Offences
against the Person (Amendment) Act, 1950.

The Offences against the Person Act, as
amended, is hereinafter called the Principal Act.

2. Section 3 of the Principal Act is here-
by amended by the substitution of the word
"eighteen" for the word "sixteen" appearing
in the eleventh line thereof.


Passed the General
day of


President.


Legislative Council this
1950.


Clerk of the Council.


LEEWARD
ISLANDS.


14A, "


Short title.


Cap. 41.


Amendment
of section 3 of
the Principal
Act.








LEEWARD 2
ISLANDS.


Ofences against the Person
(Amendment).


No. of 1950.


OBJECTS AND REASONS.


Under the. provisions of section 3 of the
Offences against the Person Act (Cap. 41) sen-
tence of death upon conviction for murder shall
be pronounced on any person of the age of 16
years and over.
2. Under section 53 of the Children and
Young Persons Act, 1933 (Imperial) 23 Geo. 5
c. 12 as amended by section 16 of the Criminal
Justice Act, 1948 (Imperial) 11 & 12 Geo. 6
c. 58 such sentence shall be pronounced on any
person of the age of 18 years and over.
3. The object of this Bill is to bring the
law of this Colony into line with the law in force
in England by providing that sentence of death
on conviction for murder shall not be pronounced
on any person under the age of 18 years.


J. CONRAD

2n d February, 1950.


WOODING,
Attorney General.


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


2938--200-7i.50.


[Price ld.]







No, of 1950, Supplementary Appropriation LEEWARD
(1949). 1SLANDS.






LEEWARD ISLANDS.

No. of 1950.

An Act to sanction certain payments in excess of
the amount provided by law for the service of
the General Government for the year ending
on.the thirty-first day of December, 1949.
BE IT ENACTED by the Governor and
General Legislative Council of the Leeward Islands
as follows:-
1. This Act may be cited as the Supplemen- short title,
tary Appropriation (1949) Act, 1950.
2. The sums of money set forth in the First Legalization
Schedule to this Act, paid under the Warrant of tuxpendi
the Governor for the services mentioned in that
Schedule, are hereby declared to be lawful expendi-
ture on account of the Government of this Colony
for the service of the year ending on the thirty-
first day of December, 1949, and their total amount
to be chargeable upon the several Presidencies in
the proportions specified in the Second Schedule to
this Act.

President.
Passed the General Legislative Council this
day of 1950.


Clerk of the Council.










LEEWARD 2
ISLANDS.


Supplementary Appropriation
(1949).

FIRST SCHEDULE.


HEAD.


No. of 1950.




$


II.

III.

SVIII.

X.

XIII.


Governor

Secretariat

Police

Agriculture

Post Office


SECOND

GENERAL APPORTIONMENT.

Antigua ...

St. Kitts-Nevis ...


Montserrat

Virgin Islands


... 142.28

... 175.03

... 26,657.99

... 4,585.57

... 4,011.05

35,571.92




SCHEDULE.


74
r,4
r-UT
18,0


14,975.78

17,181.24

2,632.32

782.58

35,571.92


ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands
by E. M. BLACKMAN, Actiqg Government Printer.-By Authority.
1950.
-200-7.50. [Price 1d.]


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