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Title: Leeward Islands gazette
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Creator: Leeward Islands (West Indies)
Publisher: Gov. Printing Office
Place of Publication: Antigua
Publication Date: 1872-
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Subject: Politics and government -- Periodicals -- Leeward Islands (West Indies)   ( lcsh )
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Dates or Sequential Designation: 1- , 1872-
General Note: Two pages per frame.
General Note: Supplements, issued with some numbers, contain departmental reports, Meteorological registers, ordinances, statutory rules and orders, etc., of Antigua, St. Kitts and Nevis, Montserrat, and the British Virgin Islands.
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Volume ID: VID00196
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Succeeded by: Antigua, Montserrat and Virgin Islands gazette

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THE LEEWARD ISL


GAZETTE.

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VOL. LXXXII. THURSDAY, 29TH APRIL, 1954.


Notices.

BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE
LEEWARD ISLANDS.

A PROCLAMATION.
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
Governor.
WHEREAS under section 3 of the
Cotton Protection Ordinance 1922
(No. 7 of 1922), as amended by the
Cotton Protection Amendment Ordi-
nance, 1926 (No. 5 of 1926), it is
provided that the Governor in Coun-
cil may from time to time by Procla-
mation published in the Gazette
declare any period of each year to be
a close season for cotton and for such
other plants as may be specified in
any such proclamation either for the
whole Presidency or for such area or
areas thereof as may be specified in
such Proclamation:
NOW THEREFORE I, KENNETH
WILLIAM BLACKBURNE, a Knight
Commander of the Most Distin-
guished Order of Saint Michael and
Saint George, an Officer of the Most
Excellent Order of the British
Empire, Governor and Commander
in Chief in and over the Colony of
the Leeward Islands and Vice Ad-
miral of the same, with the advice of
the Executive Council of the Presi-
dency of Antigua, do by this my
Proclamation declare that the period
from the fifteenth day of May,
1954 to the fifteenth day of August,
1954, inclusive, shall be a close sea-
son within the meaning of the said
Ordinance for the whole Presidency
of Antigua.
AND I do hereby order all occu-
piers of land, in pursuance of the
said Ordinance, completely to uproot
and burn all cotton and okra plants
and all or any portion of the same
growing or remaining on any such
land occupied by them before the
first day of the said close season.
AND I do further declare that any
person who sows or plants or causes
to be sown or planted any cotton or
okra in any part of the said Presi-
dency during the said close season
shall be guilty of an offence under
the said Ordinance.
GIVEN at the Government House,.
Antigua, this 22nd day of April,
1954, in the third year of Her
Majesty's reign.
GOD SAVE THE QUEEN!
A 1/30-IV.


The Governor has been pleased to
appoint Mr. WILLIAM ARCHIBALD
KEISICK to be a temporary nomina-
ted member of the St. Kitts-Nevis-
Anguilla Legislative Council during
the absence on leave of Mr. W. E. L.
WALL.

The Secretariat,
Antigua.
22nd April. 1954.
Ref. No. 18100010.

It is notified for general informa-
tion that Mr. PATRICK EMILE RYAN
has been accorded formal recognition
in his capacity as Honorary Vice-
Consul of Norway at St. Kitts-Nevis.

The Secretariat,
Antigua,
28th April, 1954.
Ref. No. 19/00009.

CONFIRMATION OF ORDINANCES.


No. 41.

The Secretary of State for the
Colonies has informed the Governor
that the power of disallowance will
not be exercised in respect of
the undermentioned Act:-
Leeward Islands.
No. 20 of 1953, "The Pensions
(Increase) Act, 1953".

TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 24th April, 1954.
TRINIDAD LEASEHOLDS, LIM-
ITED, of Trinidad House, 29/30 Old
Burlington Street, London, W.1, have
applied for Registration of one Trade
Mark consisting of the following:-

ISOTOL
in Class 47 in respect of motor fuels,
lubricating oils and lubricating
greases.
The applicants claim that the said
Trade Mark in respect of the said
goods has not been used in the Lee-
ward Islands 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.

TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 24th April, 1954.
INTERNATIONAL TOBACCO
CO. of South Africa Limited of 22
Bunsen Street, Industria, Johannes-
burgh, Transvaal Province, Union of
South Africa, have applied for Regis-
tration of one Trade Mark consisting
of the following:-


in Class 45 that is to say: Tobacco
and tobacco products, whether raw or
manufactured, including cigarettes.
The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods for seven
months 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 Leewald 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. 20.


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THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 31st March, 1954.

Petroleum Marketing Company
(West Indies) Limited of 22 Great
St. Helen's, London, E.C. 3 have
applied for Registration of one Trade
Mark consisting of the following:-


ICA

(1) In class 47 in respect of liquid
fuels and lubricants

(2) in class I in respect of chemi-
cal additives to liquid fuels and to
lubricants.

The Applicants claim that the said
Trade Mark in respect of the said
goods have not yet been used in the
Leeward Islands before the date of
their said Applioation.
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.

Re death of ARTHUR JAMES,
late of Dorset Village, in the
island of Saint Christopher,
a workman lately employed
at Stapleton Estate, which
death occurred on the 13th
day of January, 1954.


COMPENSATION in the above
matter having been deposited with
me under Section 8 of the Work-
men's Compensation Act, the Depend-
ants of the said ARTHUR JAMES
deceased, are hereby required to
appear before the Commissioner on
SATURDAY, the 8th day of MAY,
1954, at 10 o'clock in the forenoon at
the Court Hons-, Basseterre, when
the Commissioner will proceed to
determine the distribution thereof.

PROOF of relationship of depend-
ants to the deceased will be required
by the Commissioner to be furnished
by the cainmaints at the enquiry, such
proof to be in the form of Certificates
of Birth and Marriage as in the
circumstances be necessary.
A CLAIMANT for funeral ex-
penses of the deceased must submit
and prove his claim to the Rpgistrar
before the 8th day of May, 1954.
Dated the 10th day of April, 1954.

D. S. BROOKS,
Registrar of the Supreme Court,
Saint Christopher Circuit.
Ref. No. 36/00004.


TRAFFIC NOTICE.

The Vehicles & Road Traffic
Ordinance, No. 5 of 1946,
Sec. 78 (1).


By virtue of the powers conferred
on me in Section 78 subsection (1) of
the Vehicles and Road Traffic Ordi-
nance 1946 (No. 5 of 1946) for
preventing obstructions on Thames
Street, I hereby make the following
order:-
Until further notice, no vehicle
of any description shall park in
Thames Street, between Newgate
Street and Redcliffe Street.
Dated the 20th day of April, 1954.

A. A. M. HILL,
Trafic Commissioner.
Ref. No. 36/00001.

TRAFFIC NOTICE.

The Vehicles & Road Traffic'

Ordinance, 1946.


By virtue of the powers conferred
on me in Section 2 of the Vehicles
and Road Traffic Ordinance, 1946
(No. 5 of 1946) I hereby fix the
period hereunder for the lighting of
vehicles:-
Until further notice, the lighting
of vehicles shall be from 6.45 p.m.
to 5.30 a.m.
Dated the 20th day of April, 1954.

A. A. M. HILL,

Traffic Commissioner.

At a meeting of the City Commis-
sioners held on the 14th instant it
was unanimously decided to appro-
priate for the use of a Market all that
parcel of land situate at the foot of
St. Mary's Street and which until
recently was occupied by the Market-
ing Dep6t.

2. It is therefore notified for
general information that the land
above referred to, and all buildings
thereon, now form a part of the
Market as defined and governed by
By Law 12 of the St. .Tohn's City
By-Laws, S. R. & O. 1927 No. 21, as
amended.

A. M. TAYLOR,
City Clerk.

City Commissioner's Offloe,
Antigua,
23rd April, 1954.


Statement of Currency Note
Circulation in the British
Caribbean Territories (East-
ern Group) on 1st April,
1954.

Average Circulation during February,
1954:
$
Br. Caribbean Cur-
rency Notes 48,820,919.00
Gov't Currency Notes 2,301,351.00

51,122,270.00

Br. Caribbean Currency Notes:-


Trinidad & Tobago
(including
Montserrat) ... 24,055,067.00
Barbados ... 5,673,500.00
British Guiana ... 12,750,785.00
Grenada ... 1,574,900.00
St. Vincent ... 521,400.00
St. Lucia ... 859,000.00
Dominica ... 943,400.00
Antigua ... 1,420.300.00
St. Kitts ... 1,516,500.00

Total Br. Caribbean
Currency Notes ... 49,314,852.00

Trinidad and Tobago
Government Note
Circulation ... 1,487,626.00
Barbados Government
Note Circulation ... 171,687.00
Br. Guiana Government
Note Circulation ... 571,927.00
Total Government
Note Circulation ... 2,231,240.00
Total circulation on
1st April, 1954 51,546,092.00

L. SPENCE,
LEecutive Commissioner,
British Caribbean
Currency Board.
British Caribbean Currency Board,
Treasury Chambers,
Port of Spain,
Trinidad, B. [V.I.
Ref. No. 24/00027

Vacancy for a History Mistress
at the Bishops' High School
for Girls, Georgetown, British
Guiana.


Applications are invited from suit-
ably qualified persons for appoint-
ment to the post of History Mistress,
Bishops' High School for Girls,
British Guiana.

2. The duties are to teach mainly
History, including sixth folm work
to the standard of the Advanced
Level of the General Certificate of
Education of London University.
The person appointed will be expected
to take part in some of the extra-
curricular activities of the school in
addition to her teaching duties.


L29 April, 1954.









THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


3. A University degree in History
is required, and preferably an hon-
ours degree with at least two years
teaching experience in a Gram-
mar School. A teacher's diploma
would be an additional qualification.
A candidate who has good experience
in dramatic work or one who is able
to coach tennis andlor hockey should
receive special consideration.
4. The salary is on the scale
500x25-625 per annum, the
commencing salary being determined
by the candidate's experience and
qualifications. It is expected that
a general revision of salaries will
take place in the near future.
5. In the case of a person horn
either in British Guiana or in the
British West Indies the appointment
would normally be pensionable sub-
ject to the candidates medical fitness
and to satisfactory service during a
probationary period of three yeais,
but the successful candidate could, if
she so preferred, be appointed on the
terms stated in paragraph 6 here-
under which are applicable to an
appointee who is neither a British
Guianese nor a British West Indian.

6. A non-Guianese or a nin-West
Indian would be appointed on a
three-year contract and on the satis-


factory conclusion of her period of
service she would be paid a gratuity
calculated at the rate of 224% of basic
salary for each completed period of
three months' service, including ap-
proved leave.

7. The Mistress selected for ap-
pointment 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.

8. A British Guianese or British
West Indian appointee who elected
to be placed on the Pensionable
Establishment would 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 her completion of
a minimum tour of service of two
years and subject also to the provi-
sions of funds annually by the Legis-
lative Council and to the require-
ments of the Public Officers Leave
(Passages) Regulations, 1952.

9. If recruited for service on con-
tract, the Mistress would also be
provided at the Colony's expense
with a passage back to the country
from which she was recruited on the
satisfactory completion of her con-


tract. She would also earn vacation
leave on the same basis as laid down
in paragraph 8 above for officers on
the pensionable establishment.

10. Applications should be sub-
mitted to the Headmistress, Bishops'
High School for Girls, British Guiana,
not later than the 1st of July, 1954.
In the case of persons resident in the
United Kingdom, applications should
bt submitted to the Crown Agents
for Overseas Governments and Ad-
ministrations.

11. Copies and not originals of
certificates and testimonials should
be submitted.
(M.P. 115/21/2/2/7 IV)


RAINFALL FIGURES.
Contra] Experiment Station,

Antigua.


Jail.
Feb.
Mar.
Apr. 25


1950. 1951. 1952. 1953. 1954.
5.41 3.60 2.41 1.93 3.04
2.52 1.88 1.60 1.02 2.45
1.58 1.09 1.62 5.60 1.08
2.44 .70 2.96 2.02 .28
11.95 7"27 8.59 10.57 6.85


Colony of the Leeward Islands.

PRESIDENCY OF ANTIGUA.


REGISTER OF TITLES.


Title by Registration Act.

SCHEDULE OF APPLICATIONS


ANTIGUA CIRCUIT.


For Certificate of Title and Notings thereon and Caveats for the week ending the 20th day of
March, 1954.


Date of request.


20th day of March,
1954


Person presenting.


Angelo Barreto of Bolans
Village in the Parish of
Saint Mary in the Island
of Antigua by his Solici-
tor, John Iowan Henry
of Chambers, Church
Street in the City of S;iint
John in the Island of
Antigua.


Nature of request whether for Certificate of Title
or noting thereon or Caveat.


Certificate of Title for ALL THAT PLANTATION
OR ESTATE called and known as Totenham
Park" situate in the Parish of Saint Mary in the
Island of Antigua comprising 104.642 Acres all as
the same are delineated and set forth in the Plan of
the said land dated the 28th day of November, 1953,
and made by Michael St. Clair Batson, 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 Caveat at the Office of the Registrar of
Titles for the Antigua Circuit.

Dated the 16th day of March, 1954.
J. D. B. RENWICK,
Acting Registrar of Titles.

ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands, by E. M. BLACKMAN, E.D.,
Government Printer.-By Authority.
1954
[Price 5 cents]


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29 April, 1954.]




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