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Place of Publication: Antigua
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    General Government - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 6 of 1954: Efficiency Decoration and Efficiency Medal (Amendment) Regulations, 1954
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THE LEEWARD ISL1


GAZETTE.

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VOL. LXXXII. THURSDAY, 4TH MARCH, 1954.


Notices.


BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE
LEEWARD ISLANDS.

A PROCLAMATION.
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
Governor.
I, considering that it is desirable
that Monday the 3rd day of May,
1954, should be observed as a Bank
Holiday in the Presidency of Antigua
in the Colony of the Leeward Islands,
and in pursuance of the provisions of
the Bank Holidays Act (Cap. 114) do
hereby, by and with the advice of the
Executive Council of the said Colony,
and in exercise of the powers con-
ferred by the Act aforesaid, appoint
Monday the 3rd day of May, 1954 as
a special day to be reserved as a Bank
Holiday in the said Presidency, under
and in accordance with the said Act,
and I do by this my Proclamation
command that the said day to be so
reserved and kept, and all Her
Majesty's loving subjects in the said
Presidency to order themselves
accordingly.
GIVEN under my hand at the
Government House, Antigua,
this 3rd day of March, 1954,
and in the Third year of Her
Majesty's reign.
GOD SAVE THE QUEEN!
Ref. No. 47/00068.

The Governor has been pleased to
appoint the Honourable P. W. BECK-
WITH to be an official member of the
General Legislative Council of the
Leeward Islands.
The Secretariat,
Antigua.
25th February. 1954.

No. 19.
The Governor has been pleased this
day to assent to the undermentioned
Ordinances:--
Montserrat.

No. 3 of 1954, "The Appropriation
Ordinance, 1954. Feb. 25
No. 4 of 1954. "The General Local
Loan Ordinance, 1953. Feb. 25


No. 20.
The following Statutory Rule and
Order is circulated with this Gazette
and forms part thereof:-
General Government.
No. 6 of 1954, "The Efficiency
Decoration and Efficiency Medal
(Amendment) Regulations, 1954."
1 pp. Price 3 cents.

St. Kitts, Nevis & Anguilla
Postage Stamps.

It is hereby notified for general
information that postage stamps of
the values specified below for use in
the Presidency of St. Kitts, Nevis
and Anguilla will be released for sale
in that Presidency on the 1st March,
1954:-
1 cent; 2 cents; 3 cents; 4 cents;
5 cents; 6 cents and 12 cents.
The designs of these stamps are
identical with those of the current
main issue except that the Portrait of
Her Majesty Queen ELIZABETH II
replaces that of His Late Majesty
King GEORGE VI.

The Secretariat,
Leeward Islands,
At Antigua.
18th February, 1954.
Ref. No. 62/00010.

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


MONTSERRAT CIRCUIT.
Circuit Court Notice.


NOTICE IS HEREBY given that
in pursuance of Rules made by the
Chief Justice under Section 16 of the
Windward Islands and Leeward
Islands Courts Order in Council,
1939, on the 24th day of September,
1941, as amended, the Honourable
the Puisne Judge selected for the
sitting of the Court in the Montserrat


Circuit has appointed the under-
mentioned day on which the ensuing
Circuit shall sit in the Presidency,
that is to say:-
On Monday the 8th day of March,
1954 at 11.00 o'clock in the forenoon.

RANDALL H..LOCKHART,
Registrar, Montserrat Cirouit.

Registrar's Ofice,
Montserrat,
16th February, 1954.

TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 17th February, 1954.

VAN DEN BERGHS (EXPORT)
LIMITED of Unilever House. Black-
friars, London E. C. 4 have applied
for Registration of one Trade Mark
consisting of the following:-















in class 42 that is to say:
"Edible oils and Edible fats
The applicants claim that they have
used the said Trade Mark in respect
of the said goods since 1952 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 registration of the said Trade
Mark.

J. D. B. RENWICK,
Acting Registrar of Trade Marks.


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No. 12.









THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 27th February, 1954.

TWENTIETH CENTURY FOX-
FILM CORPORATION of 44 West
56th Street in the City County and
State of New York U. S. A. have
applied for Registration of one Trade
Mark consisting of the following:-






in Class 8 in respect of Motion picture
films synchronized with sound, and
camera lenses and projection lenses.

The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods since 25th
February, 1953 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 registration of the said Trade
Mark.

J. D. B. RENWICK,
Acting Registrar of Trade Marks.


LEEWARD ISLANDS.

The Registration of United
Kingdom Patents Act, 1926.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that
Shell Refining and Marketing Com-
pany Limited have applied for regis-
tration in the Leeward Islands of
United Kingdom Patent No. 683,405
dated the 1st day of November 1950
and issued on the 17th day of June
1952 and have filed in the Registrar's
Office at the Court House, St. John's,
Antiua, a complete copy of the
specifications and the Certificate of
the Comptroller General of the United
Kingloin Patent Office giving full
particulars of this patent which will
be open to public inspection at the
said office at any time between the
house of' 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on work-
ing days except on Thursdays and
Saturday when the hours will be
from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

-Any person may within two months
from the date of this advertisement
give notice to the Registrar of opposi-
tion to the issue of a certificate of
registration upon any of the grounds
prescribed in section 10 of the Patents
Act, 1906. for opposition to the grant
of Letters Patent.

Dated the 26th day of February,
1954.

J. D. B. RENWICK,
Acting Chief Registrar.
Registrar's Office,
CO'art Houtse,
St. John's, Antigua.


Crown Land Applications.

Applications in connection with
Crown Lands are notified in the
Gazette for the purpose of giving any
person an opportunity of making any
representation to this Office in rela-
tion to any such application.

Such applications will be inserted
in at least three separate issues of the
Gazette before they will be dealt
with by the Governor, so that appli-
cants must be prepared for this delay.

The undermentioned application is
hereby notified.

By Order,
SYLVIA FLAX,
Acting Clerk to the Administrator.


Administrator's Office,

An tigua.
18th February, 1954.


TO PURCHASE

All that piece or parcel of land
situate at Matthews Estate in the
Parish of Saint Paul in the Island of
Antigua all as the same are dileneated
on a map or plan of the said area
prepared by Mr. MICHAEL ST. CLAIR
BATSON. Licensed Surveyor, and con-
taining the area set out and bounded
as follows:-


Lot No.
51


Area.


Boundaries.


3-735 acres North by Lot
29, South by
Lot 50, East
by Crown
Lands and
West by a
road.


Ref. No. A. 46/27.

Tenders are invited for the follow-
ing articles salwvged from the wrecked
schooner "United Pilgrims":-

1 Cage Anchor
1 Main Anchor
I Pump
1 Roll Wire Rope
2 Jib Stays
2 Main Shrouds
1 Steering Wheel
12 Blocks
1 Hawser
6 Chain Plates
1 Long Anchor Chain
1 Bobstay
1 Jib Boom
2 Spars
1 Boom
2 Gaffs
1 Foresail Boom

2. These articles may be inspected
at the government warehouse at any
time during business hours. Further
particulars may be obtained on appli-
cation at the Treasurer's Office, Mont-
serrat.


3. Tenders should be in sealed
envelopes addressed to the under-
signed and should be despatched in
time to be received not later than the
15th March, 1954. All such enve-
lopes should he clearly marked on
the outside '" United Pilgrims ".

4. I do not bind myself to accept
the highest or any tender.

By Order,

W. E. JEFFERS,
Ag. Treasurer & Receiver of W1r'cks.

Treasury,

Plymouth, Monts rrat,

10th February, 1954.


Vacancy for an Art MVaster at
the Queen's College for Boys,
British Guiana.


Applications are invited from
suitably qualified candidates for
appointment to a post of Art Master,
Queen's College, which will shortly
become vacant.

2. The salary of the post is in the
scale $3,000 x $ 120- $3,(00/x $144-
$4,320/x $240--$4,800 per annum and
a temporary cost-of-living allowance
of $240 per annum is also payable.

3. Candidates should possess at
least the Art Teachers Diploma
(England) or its equivalent, awarded
after a course of 4-5 years at a
recognized Art School in the British
Commonwealth. Candidates must
have had several years teaching
experience in a Secondary School.

4. The person selected must be
prepared to take an active interest in
the school games--cricket, football,
hockey--and in some of the other
extra mural activities, e.g., dramatic
and debating societies, science club,
Cadet Corps, Scouts.

5. The appointment will be pen-
sionable. subject to satisfactory service
during a probationary period of two
years, and the person selected will be
subject to the Colonial Regulations
and to local General Orders and
instructions in force for the time being
in so far as they are applicable. He
will also be eligible for vacation leave
at the rate of five days for each
completed month of resident service
up to a maximum of six months.
subject to the completion of a mini-
mum tour of service of two years.
The officer will be eligible for assisted
passages for himself (and, if he is
married, for his wife also) when
granted leave of absence, subject to
the provision of funds annually by
the Legislative Council and to 'the
requirements of the Public Officera
Leave (Passages) Regulations, 1952.


[4 Marcb, 1954.









4M:rch, 1954.1


THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


6. Applications should bo sub-
mitted to thd Princip)al of Qu 'ee's
College, British Guiana not later than
the 15th of March, 1954, giving full
details of the officer's experience and
qualifications together with copies of
testimonials and a recent photograph
of the candidate.

Ref. No. 13/00004.


Post of Colonial Postmaster,
Grenada.
Applications are invited for the
._post of Colonial Postmaster, Grenada.

2. The salary of the post is in the
scale $2,880 x $120-$3,720. There
is a recommendation for an increase
to the scale $3,120 x 120-$3,840,
but the question is not yet settled.
The post is pensionable.

3. Section 6 of the Pc;:' Office
'Ordinance sets out the dutit-s of the
Postmaster as follows:-

(i) to attend at the General Post
Office for such daily and other-
wise as the regulations may
direct, and also at such times
as may be necessary for the
receipt and delivery of letters
from and to Mail Packets and
of all other letters;

(ii) to receive, arrange and deliver
all letters posted at or coming
through the General Post
Office;

<(iii) to sell postage stamps and to
receive all moneys payable for
stamp or for the postage of
letters in lieu or in the absence


of stamps, or otherwise pay-
able to h11m:

(iv) to render monthly accounts and
vouchers of all transactions,
receipts and payments done,
received or paid by him, or
oftener if and when required
by the Governor, to the
Auditor of Public Accounts,
and to pay to the Treasurer as
the Governor may direct all
moneys so received;

(v) to superintend the working and
management of the Inland
Post;

(vi) to make up and deliver to and
also to receive from the Mail
Agents of any Foreign Govern-
ment mail bags containing
letters, in such manner as the
regulations may prescribe;

(vii) to perform all other duties that
may be from time to time
fixed by the Governor or by
Her Majesty's Postmaster-
General.

4. The person selected will be
subject to Colonial Regulations and
local orders in force from time to
time.

5. Applications must be in the
applicants' own handwriting and they
will be required to give the following
information:-

(i) Age;
(ii) School or schools or University
at which educated and Certifi-
cate or Certificates or Diplomas
obtained;


(iii) Nature of present and past
employment with dates;

(iv) Amount of monthly salary or
wages earned in the post in
which applicant was last em-
ployed;

(v) past experience in work of the
same or a similar kind to that-
required in the post advertised;

(vi) they should also furnish testi-
monials (which will not be
returned to the applicant)
certified as true copies by a
Justice of the Peace or a
Minister of Religion or Head
of a Department;

(vii) Applications which do not
contain the required informa-
tion will not be considered.

6. Applications should be address-
ed to the Secretary, Public Service
Commission, to reach him not later
than the 15th March, 1954.

Government Office,
Grenada.
Ref. No. 13/00004.-II.

RAINFALL FIGURES.

Central Experiment Station,
Antigua.


1950. 1951. 1962. 1953. 1954.
Jan. 23 5.41 3.60 2.41 1.98 3.04


Feb. 27 2.52 1.88 1.60 1.02


2.33


7.93 5.48 4.01 2.93 5.37








THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


ANTIGUA.


Control


of Imports and


Exports


Notice No. 1 of 1954
TENDER FOR FLOUR
Tenders are invited for the supply of 15,000 half bags of 100 lb. each E grade flour from
Local Commission Agents of Canadian Flour Mills. Quotations should be C.I.F. Montreal, Halifax or
St. John and should include agents commission.
2. The E" grade flour must be milled solely from Canadian Hard Spring Wheat not lower-
in grade than No. 3 northern and must be of the following minimum standard:-


Maximum moisture
Maximum ash
Minimum protein


14.00%/
.52%
12.00%


All flour to be enriched in accordance with the following:--


Thiamine
Riboflavine
Niacine
Iron
With Calcium
Carbonate


Minimum
2.0
1.2
16.0
13.0


500


Maximum
2.5 milligrams for
1.5 ,,
20.0 ,,
16.5 ,,


600


<:.ch lb. flour


, ,, ,, ,, ,


The name of the miller, analysis of the flour, the enrichment standard and brand name should
be stated in the tender. Chemist's certificate showing analysis of the flour, enrichment standard and
duly notarized must accompany documents. The (Supply Officer) however, exercises the right to
arrange for samples to be drawn and analysed on his behalf.
Shipping documents must include date of shipment of all flour and must indicate that it is
enriched and "Vitamin Enriched Flour" must be stencilled on each bag.
3. Flour to be loaded at Montreal, Halifax or St. John and shipped at rate of 5,000 half
bags of 100 lb. each month commencing early May 1954 and ending in July 1954.
4. Tenders should be in sealed envelopes marked "Tenders for flour" and should be
addressed to His Honour the Administrator and should reach the Administrator's Office not later than
4 p.m. on 31st March, 1954.
5. Government does not bind itself to accept the lowest or any tender.
Administrator's Office,
Antigua.
11th February, 1954.
Ref. No. A. 40/18


ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office. Leeward Islands, by E. M. BLACKMAN, ED.
Government Printer.-By Authority.
1954.


[Prirc 9 oeits.f


[4 March, 1954.








LF EWA R T ISLANDS,
GENERAL GdVERiNMENT.


STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1954, No. 6.


REGULATIONS GOVERNING THE AWARD OF THE EFFICIENCY
DECORATION AND THE EFFICIENCY MEDAL MADE RE-
SPECTIVELY UNDER THE AUTHORITY OF THE ROYAL
WARRANTS DATED THE 17TH NOVEMBER, 1952 AND THE
23RD SEPTEMBER, 1930, AS AMENDED.

1. Citation. These Regulations may be cited as the
Efficiency Decoration and Efficiency Medal (Amendment)
Regulations, 1954, and shall be read as one with the Leeward
Islands Efficiency Decoration and Efficiency Medal Regulations,
1937, as amended, hereinafter referred to as the Principal
Regulations.

2. Revocation. Paragraph G of regulation 16 of
the Principal Regulations is hereby revoked.


ISSUED by the Governor, with the approval of
fHEa MAJESTY signified through the Right
Honourable OLIVER LYTTELTON, one of Her
Majesty's Principal Secretaries of State, the 25th
day of February, 1954.



P. D. MACDONALD,
Colonial Secretary.






ANTIGUA.
Pitaed at th~e Go ernt Printing Offl~, Leeward Ialands,
by & BOaexha. .D, G.., reGirmant Printer.-By Authority.
195&.
37)3005--4a9--3.54. fPrice 3 cents.]
28. 7;77
jm 74




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