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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: VID00208
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Succeeded by: Antigua, Montserrat and Virgin Islands gazette

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THE LEEWAY '-


GAZETT .


Vub!iset. bSA S L torit4.

VOL. LXXXII. THURSDAY, 1sT JULY, 1954.


Notices,

It is notified for general inforna-
tion that the Secretary of State has
approved the introduction of a Bill to
extend the life of the Antigua
Legislative Council from three (3) to
five (5) years.
Administrator's Office,
Antigua.
28th June, 1954.
Ref. No. A. 18/5-11

No. 60.
Appointments and transfers, etc.,
in the public service, with effect from
the dates stated, are published for
general information:-

BARZEY, R. R., Junior Clerk, Treas-
ury Dept., Montserrat, appointment
terminated. June 23
M.E. 18C.
FRANCIS, MISS B., Junior Clerk,
Secretariat resigned appointment.
July 2
RILEY, P. R., Junior Clerk, Treasury
Dept., Montserrat, to be Senior
Clerk, Treasury Dept. Jan. 1
M.E. 47.
SHERIFF, S. L., Inspector of Police,
appointed to act as Assistant Super-
intendent of Police. June 8
P.F. 409.
TAYLOR, Miss I., Junior Clerk, Post
Office, Montserrat, to be Senior
Clerk, Post Office. Jan. 1
M.E. 116.
TONGE, Miss E., to be Junior Clerk,
Agricultural Dept., Montserrat.
Jan. 1
M.E. 320.
WHITE, P. E., Junior Clerk, Legal
Dept., Montserrat, to be Senior
Clerk, Legal Dept. Jan. 1
M.E. 114.

CONFIRMATION OF ORDINANCES.
No. 61.
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 Ordinances:-
Montserrat.

No. 3 of 1954, "The Appropriation
Ordinance, 1954"


St. Kitts- Nevis-A. guilla.

No. 5 of 1954, "The Pier Dues
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1954"

Virgin Islands.
No. 2 of 1954, "The Supplement-
ary Appropriation (1952) Ordinance,
1954.

No. 62.

The Governor has been pleased
this day to assent to the -undermen-
tioned Ordinance:-
Montserrat.
No. 9 of 1954, "Montserrat Consti-
tution and Elections (Amendment)
Ordinane, 1953." June 25


No. 63.
The Governor has been pleased
to assent to the undermentioned Ordi-
nance, which has been signed by the
Commissioner of the Virgin Islands in
token of such assent:-
Virgin Islands.

No. 7 of 1954, "The Constitution
and Elections Ordinance, 1954."
June 18


General (Open) Import Licence
No. 2 of 1954 dated the 1st day of
April, 1954, and published in the
Leeward Islands Gazette of the 15th
April, 1954, is hereby amended as
follows:-

(1) by the insertion of the coun-
tries China" and Persia ", and
by the deletion of the countries
Iran and Yugoslavia ", in the
list of countries specified in para-
graph 1 of ,,the abovementioned
Licence; and

(2) by the addition of the words
"excluding Sulphate of Ammo-
nia" after the word "Fertilisers"
in the Schedule to the Licence.

Dated this 1st day of July, 1954.

By Order of the Governor,
C. Mc A. STEVENS,
Supply f,'7. ,.

Administrator's O0ice.
An tigua.
Ref. No. A. 40/16--II.


General (Open) Licence No. 2 of
1951 dated the 9th (lay of March
1954, and published in the Leeward
Islands Gazette of the 8th April
1954, is hereby amended as follows:-

(1) by the insertion of the coun-
tries China and Persia", and
by the deletion of the countries
Iran and "Yugoslavia ", in the
list of countries specified in para-
graph 1 of the above mentioned
Licence; and
(2) by the addition of the words
"excluding Sulphate of Ammonia"
after the word "Fertilisers" in the
Schedule to the Licence.

Dated this 1st (lay of July, 1954.
By order of the Governor,
R. R. O'GARRA,
Supply Officer.
Supply Ofice,
Montserrat.


The Registration of United
Kingdom Patents Act, 1925.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that Pectosol Corporation Limited,
have applied for registration in the
Leeward Islands of United Kingdom
Patent No. 698792 dated the 10th day
of May, 1949 and issued on the 3rd
day of February, 1954 and have filed
in the Registrar's Office at the Court
House. St. John's, Antigua, a com-
plete copy of the specifications and
the Certificate of the Comptroller
General of the United Kingdom
Patent Office giving full particulars
of this patent which will be open to
public inspection at the said office
at any time between the hours of
10.00 a.m. and 4.00 p.m on working
days except on Thursdays and Satur-
days when the hours will be from
10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m.
Any person may within two
months from the date of this adver-
tisement give notice to the Registrar
of opposition to the issue of a certifi-
cate of registration upon any of the
grounds prescribed in section 10 of
the Patents Act, 1906, for opposition
to the grant of Letter Patent.
Dated the 28th day of June, 1954.
J. D. B. RENWICK,
Acting Registrar.
Registrar's Office,
Court House,
St. John's. Antigua.


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THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


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

Average Circulation during March,
1954:


Br. Caribbean Cur-
rency Notes


49,173,859.00


Gov't Currency Notes 2,257,346.00


51,431,205.00


Br. Caribbean Currency Notes:


Trinidad & Tobago
(including
Montserrat) ...
Barbados ...
British Guiana
Grenada
St. Vincent ...
St. Lucia ...
Dominica ...
Antigua ...
St. Kitts ...
Total Br. Caribbean
Currency Notes ...

Trinidad and Tobago
Government Note
Circulation
Barbados Government
Note Circulation ...
Br. Guiana Government
Note Circulation ...
Total Government
Note Circulation ...
Total circulation on
1st May, 1954


24,076,067.00
6,042,500.00
12,750,785.00
1,581,100.00
526,400.00
859,000.00
943,400.00
1,420.300.00
1,516,500.00

49,716,052.00



1,452,635.00

166,704.00

570,701.00

2,190,040.00

51,906,092.00


L. SPENCE,
Executive Commissioner,
British Caribbean
CurrencyBoard.
British Caribbean Currency Board,
Treasury Chambers,
Port of Spain,
Trinidad, B. W.I.

TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 28th June, 1954.
RALSTON PURINA COMPANY
of 835 South Eighth Street, City of
St. Louis, State of Missouri, United
States of America have applied for
Registration of one Trade Mark con-
sisting of the following:-

CHOW

in Class 42 that is to say: Substances
used for foods or as ingredients of
foods for animals and fowls, such as
birds, calves, cattle, cats, chickens,
chicks, cows, dogs, foxes, goats, hens,
hogs, horses, mice, minks, monkeys,
mules, parrots, pigeons, rabbits, sheep,
rats, steers, turkeys, and laboratory
animals.


The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods for 40 years
before the date of their said Applica-
tion.
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, 28th June, 1954.
RALSTON PURINA COMPANY,
of 835 South Eighth Street, City of
St. Louis, State of Missouri. United
State of America, have applied for
Registration of one Trade Mark con-
sisting of the following:-


I


in Class 42 that is to say: Substances
used as food or as ingredients of foods
for humans, animals and fowls.

The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods for 60 years
before the dato of their said Applica-
tion.
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, 28th June, 1954.

RALSTON PURINA COMPANY
of 835 South Eighth Street, in the City
of St. Louis, State of Missouri, United
States of America, have applied for
Registration of one Trade Mark con-
sisting of the following:-

PURINA

in class 42, that is to say:

Substances used as foods or as
ingredients of foods for humans,
animals and fowls.


The applicants claim that they have
used the said Trade Mark in respect
of the said goods for 60 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, Antigna, of opposition to regis-
tration of the said Trade Mark.
J. D. B. RENWICK,
Ag. Registrar of Trade Marks.


SCHOLARSHIPS

It is hereby notified for general
information that an examination for a
number of Government Scholarships
to the Antigua Grammar School and
the Antigua Girls' High School will
be held at the St. John's Boys' School-
room on Wednesday, 1st September,
1954.

Qualification of Candidates
2. Candidates shall be qualified to
take the examination who:-

(a) will be over 9 but less than
13 years of age on 31st December,
1954;
(b) have attended a school in the
Colony for a period of three years
immediately proceeding the 31st
December, 1954 the last twelve
months being at a school in
Antigua;
(c) are in need of financial assist-
ance to enter upon and complete a
Secondary School course;
(d) are British subjects.

Applications
3. Applications must be made to
the Inspector of Schools not later than
Saturday, 14th August, 1954.
Applications must be accompan-
ied by a birth or baptismal certificate,
a medical certificate of good health,
certificate from Head Teachers of
Schools certifying regular attendance
for three previous years and good
behaviour of the candidate, and evi-
dence of the need for financial
assistance to parents or guardians to
pay for Secondary education.
Application foims can be obtain-
ed from the Inspector of Schools.

Examination
4. (a) Arithmetic, including nu-
meration and notation, length,
time, weight (English units)
Money (Engish and American
units), and the application of the
four rules to them with simple,
vulgar and decimal fractions

(b) (i) English Test of candidates
comprehension of a short story
read to or -by them.


[1 July, 1954.








1 July, 1954.] THE

(ii) Simple exercises in En-
glish Grammar

(c) Writing from dictation

(d) West Indian History and
Geography.
P. A. W. GORDON,
Inspector of Schools.


WINDWARD ISLANDS
BROADCASTING SERVICE.


Vacancy for the Post of
Engineer-in-Charge.

Applications are invited from suita-
bly qualified candidates for appoint-
ment to the post of Engineer-in-
Charge of the Windward Islands
Broadcasting Station, St. GC(,,rge's,
Grenada.

2. The salary of the post is $4320
per annum. Quarters are not pro-
Tided.


LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


3. The appointment is non-pen-
sionable, and will be on probation for
six months in the first instance.
Subject to satisfactory completion of
the probationary period, appointment
will be on contract for three years.
The officer will be subject to the
Colonial Regulations and local Gen-
eral Orders for the time being in
force, in so far as they are applicable.

4. Candidates should preferably
hold a degree in Radio or Electrical
Engineering, or equivalent qualifica-
tions, and have at least two years
practical experience in the operation
and maintenance of H.F. transmitters
up to 5KW, the practical and theoret-
ical design of transmitting and
receiving aerial arrays and feeders;
and all types of L.F. equipment.
Candidates without a degree, but who
have passed a recognized full-time
course in radio and electrical engin-
eering, and additionally have several
years professional experience in the
above fields, including at least one
year in a supervisory capacity, will
be considered for the post.


5. Free first class passages will be
provided for the officer, his wife and
children, on first appointment and on
satisfactory termination of his con-
tract.
6. Vacation leave on full salary
will be granted at the rate of one
week for each completed period of
three months resident service.
7. Applications should be address-
ed to the Chief Secretary, Windward
Islands, Grenada, B.W.I., and should
reach him not later than the 20th
July, 1954.
No. 1./00004--11.


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RAINFALL FIGURES.
Central ] Experiment Station,
Antigua.
1950. 1951. 1952. 1963. 195
an. 5.41 3.60 2.41 1.93 3.0
eb. 2.52 1.88 1.60 1.02 2.4
[ar. 1.58 1.09 1.62 5.60 1.(
.pr. 2.44 2.16 3.14 2.06 .4
[ay 2.06 10.54 3.07 1.50 3.
une 26, 1.15 2.74 5.52 1.27 2.E


15.16 22.01 17.36 13.88


18.50


ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Plinting Office, Leeward Islands. hy E. M. BLACKMAN, E.D.
Government Printer.-By Authority
1954


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