THE LEEWAY I SLADS
VOL. LXXXII. THURSDAY, 21ST JANUARY, 1954. No. 6.
New Stamp Issue,
It is hereby notified for general in-
formation that a new main issue of
Leeward Islands postage stamps with
their values expressed in decimal
currency instead of in sterling will he
placed on sale throughout the Colony
on the 22nd February, 1954. The
abovementioned issue contains one
new denomination of 8 ct.
The design of the new stamps con-
sists of a profile portrait of Her
Majesty Queen ELIZABETH II cen-
trally placed and the values and
colours are as follows:-
1 cent grey
2 cents green
3 cents yellow and black
black and purple
purple and rose
black anDl .reen
purple and blue
green and brown
yellowgreen and red
$2.40 green and red
$4.80 purple and black.
8th January, 1954.
Ref. No. 65/00025.
Central Experiment Station,
1950. 1951. 1962. 1963. 196
Jan. 16 3.49 1-04 .98 1.42 1.7
Appointments and transfers, etc.,
in the public service, with effect from
the dates stated are published for
LEWIS, P. C., to be Attorney General,
Leeward Islands. Jan. 14
NORRIS, R., M.B.E., appointed on
secondment to the post of Assistant
Colonial Secretary (Establishment).
The following Statutory Rule and
Order is circulated with this Gazette
and forms part thereof:-
No. 2 of 1954, The Bank Holidays
(Opening of Shops) Order, 1954."
1 pp. Price 3 cents.
In The Matter of the Estate of
JOSEPH JAMES deceased.
To all Creditors of the abore Estate.
You are hereby notifi d that you
are to come in and prove your debts
and file your claims at the office of
the Administrator of Estates at the
Court House in the town of Basseterre
in the Island of Saint Christopher
against the said estate.
Creditors resident within the Colo-
ny of the Leeward Islands are to file
their claims within four months after
the 2nd of January, 1954.
Creditors resident out of the said
Colony are to file their claims within
eight months from the said 2nd day
of January, 1954.
AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE
that any creditors failing to file their
claims within the time above specified
4 will be excluded from any benefits
8s arising from the said Estate.
All persons indebted to the said
deceased are requested to pay the
amount of their respective debts to
Dated the 2nd day of January,
D. S. BROOKS,
Administrator of Estates.
Ref. No. 36/00002--II.
The Administrator has been pleased
to appoint the following gentlemen
to be Visiting Justices of the Antigua
Prison for the year 1954:--
S. L. ATHILL, I.S.O., M.B.E.
J. L. E. JEFFERY, Esq., O.B.E.
R. H. B. NANTON, Esq.
W. L. MAGUIRE, Esq.
J. ROWAN HENRY, Esq.
J. R. A. McDONALD, Esq., M.B.E.
H. L. N. WHITE. Esq.
E. FARAnA. Esq.
T. N. KIRNOS. Esq.
A. E. BIn. Esq.
16th January, 1954.
Ref. No. A. 43/6.
TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA. 12th January, 1954.
BENSON & HEDGES LIMITED
of 13, Old Bond Street, London, Eng-
land, have applied for Registration of
one Trade Mark consisting of the
in Class 45 that is to say:-
Cigarettes, Cigars and Tobacco.
The Applicants claim that they
have not used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods 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.
A. R. MEADE,
Acting Registrar of Trade Marks.
THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.
Colony of the Leeward Islands.
Title by Registration Act.
REGISTER OF TITLES.
[21 January, 1954.
SCHEDULE OF APPLICATIONS
For Certificates of Title and Notirgs thereon and Caveats for the week ending the 9th day of
Date of request.
5th day of Janu-
Joseph Augustus Davis of
Rodney Street, Ovals in
the City of Saint John in
the Island of Antigua by
his Solicitor, John Romvan
Henry of Chambers,
Church Street in the City
of Saint John in the Is-
land of Antigua.
Nature of request whether for Certificate of Title
or noting thereon or Caveat.
Certificate of Title for ALL THAT piece or parcel of
land situate at Falmouth in the Parish of Saint Paul
in the Island of Antigua comprising an Area of 1"44
Acres, all as the same are delineated and set forth
on the plan of the said land dated the 15th day of
April, 1950 and made by Ernest Alexander
(iovia, Licensed Surveyor.
Anyone who objects to the issue of the Certificate of Title as applied for must within twenty-
one (21) days from the first publication of this notice enter a Caseat at the Office of the Registrar of
Titles for the Antigua Circuit.
A. R. MEADE,
Acting Registrar of Titles.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands, by E. M. BLACKMAN, 1D.
Government Printrr.-By Authority.
(Price 7 cents.]
STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1954, No. 2.
THE BANK HOLIDAYS (OPENING OF SHOPS) ORDER, 1954, DATED
JANUARY 19, 1954, MADE BY THE GOVERNOR IN COUNCIL UNDER
SECTION 11A OF THE BANK HOLIDAYS ACT (CAP. 114) AS
WHEREAS the Governor with the advice of the Executive
Council of the Leeward Islands, has in pursuance of the powers
vested in him by section 6 of the Bank Holidays Act (Cap. 114)
issued a proclamation appointing Monday the 25th and Tuesday the
26th days of January, 1951, as special days to be reserved as bank
holidays in the Presidency of Antigua:
AND WiHEIREAS by section 11A of the said Act it is provided
that not withstanding any of the provisions thereof, the Governor
with the advice of the Executive Council of any Presidency, may
from time to time, by Order published in the Gazette, permit any
class of shop specified in such Or)der to be kept open on a bank
holiday in such Presidency. or any part thereof for the sale for
consumption on the premises of any article of food or drink, during
such hours and subject to such terms and conditions as may be
prescribed by such Order:
AND WHEREAS the Governor with the advice of the Execu-
tive Council of the Presidency of Antigua deems it expedient that
shops hereinafter referred to should be permitted to be kept open on
the days appointed as Bank Holidays as aforesaid during the hours
menitoned in this Order for the purposes hereinafter mentioned:
NOW, THEREFORE, the Governor with the advice of the
Executive Council of the said Presidency of Antigua is pleased to
order, and it is hereby ordered as follows:-
1. Citation. This Order may be cited as the Bank Holidays
(Opening ,rF Shops) Order, 1951.
2. Opening of Shops. Shpps situate in the City of Saint
John in the Island of Antiguui in which any article of food or drink
is sold by retail may be kept open on Monday the 25th and Tuesday
the 26th days of January, 1954, from 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. for the sale
for consumption on the premises of such articles'of food and drink.
Made by the governor in .Council this 19th day of January,
J. L. ROBINSON,
Clerk of the (Council.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
hy E. M. BRLs.cMN. E.D.. Government Printer.-By Authority.
470-1.54 rPrice 3 cents.]