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215


LEEWARD ISLANDS


GAZETTE.

9tublsbeb by tutl)oritp.


THURSDAY, 11TH NOVEMBER,, 1954.


No. 52.


Notices.

It is hereby notified for general
information that His Excellency the
Governor has issued a Commission to
the Honourable P. D. MACDONALD,
C.M.G., appointing him to be Gov-
ernor's Deputy during His Excel-
lency's forthcoming absence from
Antigua, whilst paying a visit to
St, Kitts, Nevis and Anguilla from
the 1 6th November to the 4th Decem-
ber, 1954.
The Secretariat,
Antigua.
5th November, 1954.
No. 13/00061.

In the absence on overseas leave of
the Commissioner of Montserrat, the
Governor has been pleased to appoint
His Honour A. F. G. L. LOUISY,
Acting Commissioner, to be an offi-
cial member of the Executive Council
of the Leeward Islands.
The Secretariat,
Antigua.
8th November, 1954.
c. 1800002.

CONFIRMATION OF ORDINANCES.
No. 100.
The Secretary of State for the
Colonies has informed the Governor
that the power of disallowance will
not be exercised in respect of the un-
dermentioned Ordinances:-
St. Kitts-Nevis-A.nguilla.
No. 4 of 1954, "The Interpretation
of Laws (Amendment) Ordinance,
1954."
Virgin Islands.
No. 7 of 1952, "The District Coun-
cils Ordinance, 1952."
No. 10 of 1953, "The Encourage-
ment of Industries Ordinance, 1953."

No. 101.
The Governor has been pleased to
assent to the undermentioned Ordi-
nances:-
Antigua.
No. 8 of 1954, "The Acquisition of
Antigua Syndicate Estates Tenantry
Areas Lan (Amendment) Ordinance,
1954."'/ Nov. 3






4flQf


No. 9 of 1954, "The Development
(Villa Housing) Loan Ordinance,
1954." Nov. 3
No. 10 of 1954, "The Development
(Cotton Ginnery and Electricity)
Loan (Amendment) Ordinance, 1954."
Nov. 3
No. 11 of 1954, "The Legislative
Council (Extension of Duration) Ordi-
nance, 1954." Nov. 3
No. 12 of 1954, "The Cotton
Export Ordinance, 1954." Nov. 6

No. 102.
The following Ordinance and
Statutory Rules and Orders are cir-
culated with this Gazette and form
part thereof:-
ORDINANCE.
Antigua.
No. 9 of 1954, "The" Development
(Villa Housing) Loan Ordinance,
1954."
4 pp. Price 6 cents.
STATUTORY RULES & ORDERS.
Antigua.
No. 28 of 1954, "Declaration dated
October 12, 1954, for the acquisition
of certain land in the Island of
Antigua required for public purpose.
1 pp. Price 3 cents.
No. 30 of 1954, "Declaration dated
October 26, 1954, for the acquisition
of certain land in the Presidency of
Antigua required for public purpose.
1 pp. Price 3 cents.
No. 31 of 1954, "Resolution of the
Legislative Council of Antigua re
amendment to the Second Schedule
by an addition to item 6 thereof.
1 pp. Price 3 cents.

In the Supreme Court of the
Windward Islands and
Leeward Islands.
NEVIS CIRCUIT.
A.D.1954.
NOTICE is hereby given that in
pursuance of Rules made by the
Chief Justice under Section 16 of the
Windward Islands and Leeward Is-
lands (Courts) Order-in-Council, 1939
and duly approved as therein provi-
ded on the 16th day of October, A.D.


1911, the Honourable the Puisne
Judge selected for the sitting of
Court in the Nevis Circuit has
appointed the day of the month on
which the ensuing Circuit Court shall
sit as follows, that is to say:
The Nevis Circuit on Monday the
22nd day of November, 1954 at 10
o'clock in the forenoon.
Dated the 25th day of October,
1954.
W. M. ABBOTT,
Chief Clerk in the absence
of the Registrar.

PROVOST MARSHAL'S OFFICE,
ANTIGUA.
28th OCTOBER, 1954.
Notice is hereby given that there
will be sold at the various premises
in the City of Saint John on Thurs-
day the 25th day of November, 1954,
at 12 o'clock noon, the Lands and
Tenements belonging to the Persons
hereafter named-
HAMILTON'S LAND.
Alphonso Hamilton, Nos. 3, 6, 7, 10,
12, 13, 14, 15.
BENNETT STREET.
Eliza Jeffery, Oscar Gilead, Kenneth
Henry, Iris Mussington, Alphonso
Hamilton.
ATHILL STREET.
Sarah Mason, Edmund John.
CHRISTOPHER STREET.
Alfred Benjamin, Esther Christian,
Samuel Davis.
ALFRED PETERS STREET.
Louisa Mannix, Gwendolyn Hunte,
Charles Anthony, Evan Hamilton,
Leslie Samuel, Irene Roberts.
DICKENSONBAY STREET.
George Isiah Samuel, John Henry,
Thomas Henry, Christiana Oliver,
Arthur James, Alfred Simon, Bertie
Oliver, Joseph and Hawkins Henry,
Louisa Buckley, Estate of Hagar
Cann.
ST. GEORGES STREET.
Ickford Winter, Mary Wells,
Leonard Benjamin, Samuel Billington,
Estate of Stephen Melvin, Mary
Chapman, Foster E. L. Matthew.


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216


THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


ST. JOHN'S STREET.


Foster E. L. Matthew, Edward
Tousend, Sarah Calquhoun, George
Weston, Cecelia Christian, Estate of
Rebecca Christian, Alicia Hunte, Ivy
Dench, Jamues N. Webber.

BISHOP ATE STREET.

Reginald Jarvis, Philip Jade, Leslie
Chambers, James Mapp, Estate of
Joseph Davis, Centilia Simon, Heirs
of Ledeatt, Josephine Edwards.

THE POINT.

Walter Sweeney, Eileen C. and G.
Reynolds, William Lewis, Heirs of
Joseph Samuel, Joseph Matthurin,
Henrietta Graham, James Christian,
Robert A. Carty, Victoria Philip,
Abraham Samuel, Brydon Benjamin.

The same having been levied upon
to satisfy the City Rate due thereon
for the year 1954.

H. S. L. MOSELEY,
Provost Marshal.


PROVOST MARSHAL'S OFFICE.
ANTIGUA.
4th November, 1954.

Notice is hereby given that there
will be sold on the various premises
in the City of Saint John on Thurs-
day the 2nd day of December, 1954
at 12 o'clock noon, the Lands and
Tenements belonging to the persons
hereafter named.

BEHIND DICKENSONBAY
STREET.

Nehemiah Knight, Sarah Stuart,
Josiah Tittle, Evelyn George, Pearl
Hutchinson, Nathaniel W h it e,
Beatrice Julian, Edgar Richards,
Agatha Horsford.


DICKENSONBAY STREET.


George Williams. Margaret Josiah,
Eileen Haywood, Edmund Simon,
Archibald Weston, Ickford Winter.

ST. GEORGE'S STREET.

Maria A. Watson, Estate of Sarah
Saunders, William Small, Joseph
Edwards, Isabella Davis, Edward
King, Grace Greenidge, Elizabeth
Edwards, Agatha Matthews.

ST. JOHN'S STREET.

J. A. N. Brown. Igal Winter (4),
Cecilia Christian, Johanna John and
others, Estate of John Pnnter, George
Whener, James S. Beazer, Heirs of
Eliza Stevens, Adelaide Buntin,
Samuel Henry, Cathleen Charles,
Estate of Henrietta Brown, Heirs of
Fred Adams.

MARINERS LANE.

Isaline Perry, Ebenezer
Christopher, Irene Walker, Estate of
J. P. Samuel.

WILKINSON STREET.

Norris Destin, Alice Jarvis, Joseph
James, Maria I. Farrell. Estate of
Mary Benjamin, Frances Cann, Estate
o f Joseph Raynolds, Andrew
Emanuel, Christophine Samu el,
Bryson & Co.

REDCLIFFE STREET.

Antigua A..F. Lodge.

NEVIS STREET.

Walter Murrain, Estate of Thomas
Byam, Ann Barton, Heirs of Eliza
Bennett, Bertha Buckley.

TANNER STREET.

Estate of Frances O'Harro, Heirs of
Barton.


[11 November, 195-T, a

SOUTH STREET.

Joshua Henry, Robert Gallway,
Estate of John Chalmers, Joseph H.
Martin, Ellen Mason, Florence
Sowerby.

CORN ALLEY.

Mary Pereira, Althea Lahon.

TEMPLE STREET.

Constance Hill, Elisha Challenger.

CHURCH LANE.

Randolph Michael, (2), Estate of
James Henry, Richard Williams,
Estate of Eudora Kirby, Heirs of
Edward King.

OTTOS LAND.

Alga Tuitt, Clarence Christian,
Joseph H. Martin, Elvira Edmund (2).

The same having been levied upon
to satisfy the City Rate due thereon
for the year 1954.

H. S. L. MOSELEY,
Provost Marshal.


RAINFALL FIGURES.

Central Experiment Station,
Antigua.


Jail.
Feb.
Mar.
Apr.
Maay
June
July
Aug.
Sept.
Oct.
Nov. 6th


1950.
5.41
2.52
1.58
2.44
2.06
1.66
1.85
10.71
6.34
5.13
1.56


1951.
3.60
1.88
1.09
2.16
10.54
2.74
3.28
9.18
12.06
3.90
2.12


1952.
2.41
1.60
1.62
3.14
3.07
5.74
8.38
8.43
5.55
5.19
.39


1953.
1.93
1.02
5.(;0
2.06
1.50
1.31
3.20
3.15
2.10
.85
.47


1954.
3.04
2.45
1.08
.49
3.83
3.32
3.47
5.93
9.91
4.62
.48


41.26 52.55 45.52 23.19 38.62


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


IPrice 19 ts.]







n ip 9 of 195l. I)crlopment (Fillo IH 4oing') ANTIGUA.
Loan.

[L.S.J
I ASSENT,
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
Governor.
3rd November, 1 N L



4 3rd November, 64] J



ANTIGUA.

No. 9 of 1954.
An Ordinance to make provision for raising a loan
for an n amount of one hundred and sixty-eight
thousand dollars for the purpose of financing
the housing programme in the Villa Area of
the Presidency.

ENACTED by the Legislature of Antigua as
follows:-

WHEREAS it is expedient to raise a loan of Pretaible.
one hundred and sixty-eight thousand dollars for
the purpose specified in the Schedule hereto:

1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Short Title.
Development (Villa Housing) .Loan Ordinance,
1954.

2. The Governor is hereby authorized to Authority to
raise a loan of an amount sufficient to produce as Governor to
borrow
nearly as may be the sum of one hundred and sixty- $l;ns,oo.
eight thousand dollars and such further sums as
may be necessary to defray the expenses of issue.

3. The principal moneys and interest repre- Secmity for
rented by the loan issued under the provisions of lo0'.
this Ordinance ,are hereby charged upon and shall
be payable out of the general revenues and assets of
the Presidency.







ANTIGUTA. 2 De ;''.' ',nt (Till7s Housinq) No. 9 of 1.4.
Loan.

Method of 4. The loan hereby authorised or any part of
raising loan. it may be raised in London under the provisions of
8/1950. the General Loan and Stock Ordinance, 1950 or,
notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the
said Ordinance, independently of thut Ordinance,
as the Governor or the Crown Agents for Oversea
Governments and Administrations (hereinafter
referred to as the Crown Agents) acting on his
behalf may decide.

Application 5. (1) Any sum raised to defray the
of loan expenses of issue shall be applied only to that
purpose.

(2) Save as aforesaid, the money to be bor-
rowed under the authority of this Ordinance shall
be appropriated and applied to the purpose specified
in the Schedule hereto.

Constitution 6. (1) If any loan hereby authorized is
of sikin raised under the provisions of the General Loan
payment of and Stock Ordinance 1950, then the contribution
interest. to sinking fund as contemplated by the provisions
8/1950 of sections 14 and 28 of the said Ordinance, as the
case may be, shall commence in respect of any issue
under this Ordinance not later than one year after
the date from which the interest on such issue
shall commence to run.

(2) If any loan hereby authorized is raised
independently of the Genei l 1iLoan and Stock
Ordinance, 1950, the following provisions shall
apply:-

(a) So long a:s any portion of the loan
remains outstanding the Governor shall in each
half-year ending with the day on which the
interest on the loan falls due appropriate out
of the general revenues and assets of the Presi-
dency a sum equal to one half-year's interest
on the while of the loan outstanding and shall
remit that sum to the Crown Agents at such
time as will enable them to pay thereout the
then current half-year's interest on the day on
which it falls due.







No. 9 of 1954. Development (Villa' Trnmsiny) 3 ANTIGUA.
Loan.

(b) The Governor shall also in each
half-year ending as aforesaid appropriate out
of the said revenues and assets of the Presi-
dency for the formation of a sikinkng funil for
the repayment of the loan at par an additional
sum in respect of the total nominal amount of
the lo:mn outstanding equal to one half of the
annual contribution to be decided upon by the
Governor on the issue of the loan and shall
remit that sum to the Crown Agents with tlhe
remittance hereinbefore mentioned:

Provided that the said contribution shall
commence not later than one year after the
date from which the interest on the loan shall
commence to run.

(c) The aforesaid contribution hliall be
not less than such amount as may be deter-
mined with the approval of the Secretary of
State to be sufficient to redeem the loan at its
due date.

(d) The Crown Agents shall place at
intere-st or invest so much of the money so
remitted to them as aforesaid as shall not be
rfI uired for the payment of interest for the
current half-year in the purchase of such
securities as may be approved by the Secretary
of State as a sinking fund for the final extinc-
tion of the debt and the Crown Ageint6 shall
;ilso place at interest or invest the dividends,
interests or produce of such investments in the
purchase of like securities and may from time
to time with the approval of the- Secrtary
o(f Stmite clinnge anv such investments :,nd shi.il
hold such funds in trust for the repalymnvit of
the principal moneys for the time being
represented by the loan.

(e) In case the sinking' fund provided
for by this- Ordinance :h;ll be insufficie-nt for
the payment all the prinwipal ano iexs
b, rrowed under the authority of this Ordinance







ANTIGUA. 4


Develhpninnt ( 'il/a flousing)
Loan.


No. 1) of 1954


at the time the same shall have become due
the G(overnor shall make good deficiencies out
of the general revenues arind assets of the
Presidency.

ALEC LOVELACE,
President.


Passed the Legislative Council this 2nd day of
October, 1954.

J. L. ROBINSON,
Clerk of the Council.



SCHEDULE.


Housing development in the Villa Area $168,000.
























ANTIGUA.
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by E. AI. BI,.lCK.l.N. Governnment Printer. By Authority.
1951n.


[P'rie 6 cents.


0001804-500-11.54.









LEEWARD ISLANDS.
ANTIGUA.


STATh'I'TO) Y RTLES AND ORDI)Et S.
1954, No. 28.


DECLARATION DATED OCTOBER 12, 1954, MADE UNDER SECTION
3 oF THE LND) ACQUISITION ACT, 1944 (No. 11/1944)
FOR THE ACQUISITION OIF CERTAIN LAND IN THE ISLAND
OF A1TIGUA REQUIRED FOR PUBLIC PURPOSE.


IT IS HEREBY I)E(LARED that the Governor in
councill with the approval of the Legislative Council of the
Presidency of Antigua considers that the land described in
the Schedule hereto being the property of Raymond
Ehenezer Jarvis deceased but subject to a life interest in
favour of .Ioyce Frederica Jarvis, should be acquired for
public purposes, namely, for the erection of a Market Shed
and, Abattoir in the Town of Parham in the Island of
Antiigua.
SCHEDULE.


All that piece or parcel of land situate in the Town of
Parhaim in the Island of Antigua containing 6,043 square
feet and bounded as follows, that is to say on the North and
West by the Public Road, on the East by a wall and lands
of Gordon and Richards and on the South by a wall and
land of Edwards.

Made by the Governor in Council this 12th day of
October, 1954.
J. L. ROBINSON,
Clerk o!f the Council.



ANTIGUA.
Printed at thle Government Printing Office. Leeward Islands,
bh E BLACKMAN. Government Printer.-By Authority.
19P54.


490-11.54.


[Price 3 cents.]







LEEWARD ISLANDS.
ANTIGUA.

STATUTORY RULES ANI) ORDEHIS.
1954, No. 30.

DECLARATION DATE) OCTOBER 26, 1954, MADE UNDER SECTION
3 OF TII LAND ACQUISITION ACT, 1914, (No. 11/1944)
FOlt THE ACQUISITION OF CERTAIN LAND IN THE PRESI-
DENCY lF ANTIG1UA REQUIRED FOR PUBLIC PURPOSES.

It is Hereby Declared that the Governor in Council
with tile approval of the Legislative Council of the Presi-
dency of Antigua considers that the lands forming part of
Five Islauds Estate sitolate in title Parish of Saint John in
the Islaud of Antigua and more particularly described in
the Schedule hereto, should he acquired for public purposes,
iiinely:-
( ) to obtain a site for the erection ,f a school and
provision of playground;
(2) to obtain an area for extension of the existing
village of Five Islands;
(3) to provide agricultural plots for thl villagers
of Five Islands; and,
(4) to provide a grazing area for the stock of the
said villagers.
SCHEDULE.

All that portion of land forming part of the Five
Islands lEtate and consisting of two parcels of land contain-
ing in the whole 125 acres or thereabouts situated on the
Five Islands peninsula in the Parish of St. John in the
Presidency of Antigua being:-
(1) an area lying north of the Five Islands road
and west of the village of Five Islands, and
(2) an area lying south of the Five Islands road
and west of the said village.
Made by the Governor in Council this 26th day of
October, 1954.
J. L. ROBINSON,
Clerk of the Council.

ANTIGUA.
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by E. M. BLOAKMAN. Government Printer.-By Anthority.
1954.


490-11.54.


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LEEWARD ISLANDS.
ANTIGUA.


STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1954, No. 31.


CUSTOMS DUTIES.



RESOLUTION OF TIlE LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL OF ANTIGUA
DATED OCTOBER 7, 1953, MADE UNDER SECTION 15 OF
THE CUS'TIS DUTIES ORDINANCE, 1927 (NO. 11 OF
1927).



BE IT ItESOLVEDI by the Legislative Council of
Antigua as follows:-
'The Second Schedule to the Customs Duties Ordinance,
1927, as amended, shall be and is hereby altered and
amended by the addition to item 6 thereof of the following
paragraph-

(c) for use for educational purposes in bona fide
schools."

Passed the Legislative Council the 7th day of October,
1953.


J. L. ROBINSON,
Clerk of the Council.






LNTIGUA.
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by E. M. BLACKMAN., Government Printer.- By Authority.
1954.


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