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    Antigua - Ordinance, No. 8 of 1954: Acquisition of Antigua Syndicate Estates Tenantry Areas Loan (Amendment) Ordinance, 1954
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    Antigua - Ordinance, No. 10 of 1954: Development (Cotton Ginnery and Electricity) Loan (Amendment) Ordinance, 1954
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    Antigua - Ordinance, No. 11 of 1954: Legislative Council (Extension of Duration) Ordinance, 1954
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    Antigua - Ordinance, No. 13 of 1954: Antigua Constitution and Elections (Amendment) Ordinance, 1954
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    Montserrat - Ordinance, No. 13 of 1954: General Local Loan (Amendment) Ordinance, 1954
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.4 X 11. T 4 Si N CEMBER, 1954. No.


Notices.


Pursant to section 2 of the Land
Acquisition Act, 1944 (No. 11 of
1944) the Governor in Council has
appointed Mr. H; J. ELWIN, Assistant
Administrative Secretary, Antigua, as
" authorized officer for the purposes
of that Act.
The appointment of Mr. T. E. A.
PERKINS as authorized officer for the
purposes of the said Act, appearing
in the Leeward Lslands Gazette of
the 13th and 20th r)Dcember, 1951, is
hereby revoked.

Administrator's 0' 0,
Antigua.
30th Novemiber, 1954.
Ref. No. A. 66/180.

It is notified for general informa-
tion that Mr. W. ROBINSON has been
appointed under section 4 of the
Cattle Trespass Ordinance, 1910, as
Keeper of a public Pound at Pigotts
in the Parish of St. George as from
12th July, 1954.
Administrator's Office,
Antigua.
26th November, 1954.
No. A. 50/40.

The Administrator of Antigua has
been pleased to re-appoint Rev. H.
LANE, M.A. to be a member and
Chairman of the Central Library
Board for a period of t wo years
effective from the 18th November,
1954.


Administrator's Office,
Antigua.
1st December, 1954.
No. A. 28/16.


NATURALIZATION.
It is hereby notified for general
information that a Certificate of
Naturalisation, No. 3 of 1954, dated
the 4th November, 1954, has been
granted to Dr. FRANCIS HERBERT
TRAPL of the Valley, Anguilla, under
the British Nationality Act, 1948.

The Secretariat,
An tigu a.
26th November, 1954.


The Administrator of Antigua has
appointed the undermentioned Mar-
riage Officer for the Presidency of
Antigua:

Reverend JOHN NOBLE.

Administrator's 0 .;.. ,
Antigua.
Ref. N. A 8/4.

CONFIRMATION OF ORDINANCES.

No. 108.
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:-
Antigua.

No. 8 of 1953, "The Treasury
Reorganisation Ordinance, 1953."
No. 9 of 1953, The Harbours and
Roadsteads (Amendment) Ordinance,
1953."
No. 109.
The Governor's Deputy has been
pleased this day to assent to the
undermentioned Ordinances:--
Antigua.

No. 14 of 1954, "The Nurses
Registration Ordinance, 1954."
Nov. 29

Montserrat.

No. 15 of 1954, "The Animals
(Diseases and Importation) Ordinance,
1954." Nov. 24
Virgin Islands.

No. 10 of 1954, The Legislative,
Council (Extension of Duration) (Re-
peal) Ordinance, 1954." Nov. 25
No. 11 of 1954, The Labour
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1954."
Nov. 26

No. 110.
The following Ordinances are cir-
culated with this Gazette and form
part thereof:-
An tigua.
No. 8 of 1954, The Acquisition of
Antigua Syndicate Estates Tenantry
Areas Loan (Amendment) Ordinance,
1954." 2 pp. Price 4 cents.


No. 10 of 19,4, The Development
(Cotton Ginnery (and Electricity) Loan
(A mendimeiu t) Ordinance, 1954."
2 pp. Price 4 cents.

No. 1 of 1954, The Legislative
Council (Extension of Duration) Ordi-
nance, I 954." 2 pp. Price 4 cents.
No. 13 of 1954. The Antigua Con-
stitution and Elections (Amendment)
Ordinance, 1954." 5 pp. Price 7 cents.

Mon tserrat.

No. 13 of 1954, "The General
Local Loan (Amendment) Ordinance,
1954." 1 pp. Pi ice 3 cents.

Venezuelan Consular Represen-
tation.
With reference to the Notice
appearing in the Leeward Islands
Ga(zett of the 12th August, 1954, it
is notified for general information
that the Exequatur empowering
Lieutenant Colonel HERNAN
ALBORNOZ-NINO to act as Consul-
General of Venezuela at Port of
Spain, Trinidad, for the Islands of
Trinidad, Tobago, Grenada, St. Vin-
cent, B;urbnda, Barbados, St. Lucia,
Dominica, St. Christopher, Antigua,
Nevis and Montserrat and the Virgin
Island s, received Her Majesty's
signature on the 20th October, 1954.

The Secretariat,
Antigua.
26th November, 1954.
Ref. No. 19100009.

Montserrat Constitution and Elec-
tions Ordinance, 1952.


Revision Notice.


TAKE NOTICE that the lists of
voters for the Central and Northern
Electoral Districts will be revised by
me the undersigned ALLAN LOUISY
on Wednesday the 8th day of Decem-
ber, 1954, at the Magistrate's Court,
Cudjoe Head at 1 o'clock in the
afternoon.
Dated this 19th day of November,
1954.


ALLAN LOUSY,
Revising Oficer.


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THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE


L2 December, 1954.


.0ontse, raf Co~.litituion t, i lec-
lions Ordia// 'e. I 1$.

Revision Notice.
TAKE NOTICE that the lists of
voters for the Southern and Wind-
ward Electoral Districts will be
revised by me the undersigned
ALLAN LOUSY on Wednesca .h
8th day of December, 19.54 a: the
Court House, Plymouth at 9 o'clock
in the forenoon.

Dated this 19th lay of November,
1954.
ALLAN LouISY,
Revising Officer.

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 Decem-
ber, 1954, in addition to denomina-
tions of lower value s which were
placed on sale on the 1st March,
1954:-
24 cents, 48 cents, 60 cents,
$1.20, and -,4.S.q

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 Secetariat,
Ant'i,a.
18th iVNorember, 19: .
Ref. No. 62/0001l.

Declaration dated October 18.
1954, made under section 3
of the Land Acquisition Act,
1944 (No. 11/1944) for the
acquisition of certain land in
the Island of Antigua requir-
ed for public purpose.
IT IS HEREBY DECLARED that
the Governor in Council with the
approval of the Legislative Council
of the Presidency of Antigua consi-
ders that the land described in the
Schedule hereto being the property
of RAYMOND EBENEZER JARVIS de-
ceased but subject to a life interest in
favour of JOYCE FREDERICA JARVIS,
should be acquired for public pur-
poses, namely, for the erection of a
Market Shed and Abattoir in the
Town of Parham in the Island of
Antigua.
Schedule.
All that piece or parcel of land
situate in the Town of Parham 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 on the South by a wall
and land of EDWARDS.

Made by the Governor in Council
this 12th day of October, 1954.
J. L. ROBTNSON,
Clerk of the Council.


Declaration dated October 26,
1954, made under S3ction 3
of the Land Acquisition Act,
1944, (No. 11/1944) for the
acquisition of certain land in
the Presidency of Antigua
required for Public purposes.
It is IIHeeby Declared that the
Governor in (Cuncil with the ap-
proval of the Legislative Council of
the Presidency of Antigua considers
that the lands forming part of Five
Islands Estate situate in the Parish of
Saint John in the Island of Antigua
and more particularly described in the
Schedule hereto, should be acquired
for public purposes, namely:-

(1) to obtain a site for the erection
of a school and provision of play-
ground;
(2) to obtain an area for exten-
sion of the existing village of Five
Islands:
(3) to provide agricultural plots
for the 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 Estate and
consisting of two parcels of land
containing in the whole 125 acres or
thereabouts situated on the Five Is-
lands 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.


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

ANTIGUA CIRCUIT.
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,
on the 16th dav of October, 1941, as
amended, the Honourable the Puisne
Judge selected for the sitting of the
Court in the Antigua Circuit has
appointed the undermentioned day
on which the ensuing Circuit shall sit
in the Presidency, that is to say:-

On Monday the 10th day of January,
1955, at 10 o'clock in the forenoon.

H. S. L. MOSELEY,
Registrar, Antigua Circuit.

Registrar's Office,
Antigua.
24th November, 1954.


PROVOST MARSHAL'S OFFICE,
ANTIGUA.
8h1 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 9th ,lay of Deceinb-r, 1954,
at 12 o'clock noon, the Lands and
Tenements b-longin. to the persons
hereafter named-

ALFRED PETERS STREET

Eliza Jeffery. Alphonso Hamilton,
Pearl Hutchinson. Phyllis DeSilvia,
Mrs. Dennis Samuel, Winifred
Robbins, Ruth Warner.

BENNETT STREET.

Ursula Matthew, Olive Hazlewood,
Peter Philip. Hilda Hill.

ST. JOHN'S STREET.

Ann Martin, Kate D. McAndrew,
Estate of Charles Isaac, Mary Grant,
Charles Isaac, Thomas O'Brien, Alice
Adams, James & Mitchell, Eliza
Jeffery, Ellen John, Nathaniel James,
Charlotte Mathurin.

BISIOPGATE STREET.
Heirs of James Cephas, Dulcina
Vann, Selina Billinghurst, Florence
Ramsay, Thomas Williams, Heirs of
A. Laviscount, Thomas B. Martin,
Margaret Beazer.

NORTH STREET.
Mary Samuel, Louisa Semper,
Heirs of S. Daniel, Dorcas Osborne,
Ferdinand Martin, Alfred Hunte,
Alice Horsford, Heirs of Juliett
Bonien, John Sebastian, Titus Simon.

HAWKINS STREET.
Alice M. Higgins.

HOOD STREET.
Francis James (2), George B. Lake,
Brunelhl Benjamin (2), Edgar
Thomas, James H. King.

DRAKE STREET.
James Martin, Henry Edwards (2).

FORT ROAD.
Arthur Roberts, Gwendolyn Simon,
Caliste Destin, Harold Scholar, Joseph
Thomas, Gwendolyn George. Pearla
Hutchinson, Cecil Kendall, Ruth
Barnes, L. E. George.

CROSS STREET.
O. St. A. Duke.

OTTOS LAND.
David E. Joseph.

RODNEY STREET.
Elvina Edmund.

NELSON STREET.
Alberta Parker, Thomas Warner,
Louisa Nichodemus, Ephraimn John.

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


H. S. L. MOSELEY,
Provost Marshal.






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2, December, 1954.


PROVOST MARSHAL'S OFFICE
ANTIGUA.

2bth November, 1954.

Notice is hereby given that there
will be sold on the various premises
in the City of Saint John on Tuesday
the 21st day of December, 1954 at
12 o'clock noon, the Lands and
Tenements belonging to the persons
hereafter named.

BELL STREET.

Gwend olyn Simon.

BRYSON STREET.

Albertha Samuel, Charlotte Tobitt,
Reginald Mussington.
BEHIND DICKENSONBAY
STREET.

Hilda Hill, Peter Philip, Edward
Towsend, Kenneth iMurdoch, Alfred
O. Wallace.

DIKENSONBAY STREET.

John Lucas, Kenneth Murdoch.
Rosalind Morgan (2), Ickford Winter
(3).
ST. GEORGES STREET.

Ickford Winter (2), Edward Lloyd,
Alfred Reynolds, Alice M. Smith.

ST. JOHNS STREET.

Heirs of Joseph Thihou, Frances
Samuel, John Harris, Victoria James,
Ethel Hunte, Robert A. Carty,
Martha Byam, Francis James.
BISHOPGATE STREET.

George H. Joseph, James B. Hart,
Heirs of Rev. Francis, Jane Ann
Wilson, John Dowe, Sydney Benja-
min, Louisa Semper.
NORTH STREET.

Heirs of Daniel Peters, Henry
Edwards.

NEWGATE STREET.

Samuel A. Joseph, James B. Hart.

WAPPING STREET.

Ernest Martin.

CHURCH STREET.

Gwen & P. Jordan, Estate of John
H. Moore.

WAPPING LANE.

James N. Webber. .ohn Matthew,
Estate of Franklyn Carlisle, Samuel
Laviscount, Benjamii Lowen,
POPESHE AD STREET.

Iola Al;exander. Adolphus
Reynolds, George Samuel, Heirs of
Joseph Ralph.

NEWGATE LANE.
Heirs of Willock, Morris Gardner.


THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


BISHOPGATE ALLEY.

Heirs of L. Matthew, Maxwell
Humphreys.
ST. JOHN'S LANE.

listate of Sarah James.

MARKET STREET.

John Nasciniento.

i.ONG STREET.

Antonetta Reid. George McAndrew,
Estate of lolin H. Moore.

ST. MARYS STREEiT.

Rev. C. Francis.

liKDCLIlFFE STHEET..

Benjamin Lowen.I

SOUTH STREET.

Tryphena .oseph.

CORN ALLEY.

Joseph Thomas.

(CROSS STREET.

Emily Athill, Ruby Hughes, M.
&. C. Walters.

OTTOS LANI).

Georgo' F:rley.

ROIDNEY STREET.

Joseph Lewis.
NELSON STREET.

Joseph Lewis.

FACTORY ROAD.

Frank Henzell.

The same having be-n levied upon
to satisfy the City Rate due thereon
for the year 19.54.

II. S. L. MOSILEY,
Provost lMarshal.


Regional Economic Committee
of the British West Indies,
British Guiana and British
Honduras.


The Regional Economic Committee
invites application from suitably
qualified persons for the vacant post
of Administrative Assistant at an
annual s:lary in the scalp of $3,360-
240-$3,840 per annum. Passages on
assumption and trmimnition of ap-
pointment for the Administrative
Assistant and family up to five in all
from and ( to the place of engagement
will be paid by the (Ciimmittce. The
post does not at present carry p-nsion
or superannuation rights.

2. The appointment will be for a
period up to the 31st December, 1955
in the first instance.


3. Candidates should possess ad-
ministrative experience in relation to
trade and commercial matters and
preference will be given to candi-
dates holding special qualifications in
those fields. Candidates should, be
proficient in the assembly and pre-
sentation of statistical material, pub-
licity material, etc. The p. rson
se- acted will be required, inter (lia,
to assist in regional surveys and the
collation of material for publications
and Information Bulletins of the
Secretariat.

4. The Committee reserves the
right to fill the post by invitation if
no suit:lle application is received.

5. Applicationls furnishing full
details of candidate's e education,
special qualifications and experience,
together with supporting documents
and names of two referees should be
addressed to the Executive Secretary,
Regional Economic Committee, Hast-
ings House, Barbados, to reach not
lnter than 1st December, 1954.

No. A. 77,19-T1.

Post of Assistant Superinten-
dent of Public Works,
Grenada.

Applications are invited for the
post of assistantt Superintendent of
Public Works, Grenada.

2. The post. which is pensionable,
carries a salary scale of .-' .'11-120-
$4,080 per annum. The actual point
of entry in the scale will be deter-
mined in the light of experience and
individual qualifications.

3. The appointment, subject to a
medical certificate of fitness which is
required to be furnished beforehand,
will be for a probationary period of
one year in the lirst instance, and
may be terminated during that period
by either party by one month's notice
in writing.

4. A transport allowance is pay-
able at the current rate of $732 per
annum and the officer will be requir-
ed to keep a car for the performance
of his duties. Government will be
prepare d to grant an interest free
loan to the officer for the purchase of
a car.

5. Quarters are not provided.

6. Free passage to Grenada for
the successful candidate, his wife and
a maximum of 2 children will be
provided.

7. Applicants should state-

(a) Age

(b) Schools or Univ-rsity at
which educated and Certificates or
Diplomas obtained

(c) Nature of present and past
empnloyments









THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


(d) Amount of monthly salary
or wages earned in the post in
which applicant is or was last em-
ployed.
(e) Past experience in work of
the same or similar kind to that
required in the post advertin-d.

They should also furnish copies of
testimonials (which will int be re-
turned to the applicant) certified as
true copies by a Justice of the Peace
or a Minister of Religion or Head of
a Government Department.

8. Qualifications.-The officer
is expected to possess the standard
qualification of a Civil Engineer, or
its equivalent, and have at least three
years working experience on such
Public Works. A working know-
ledge of Land and Engineering
surveys is essential. He will be
required to assist the Superintende7nt
of Public Works generally and to
deputise for him when required to
do so.
9. The officer will be required to
carry out all types of Public Works
and such other duties as may from


time to time be required by the
Superintendent of Public Works.
10. He will be subject to Her
Majesty's Colonial Regulations and to
the General Orders of the Colony.
11. Applications should be ad-
dressed to the Secretary, Public
Servi, Commission, Government
Office, Grenada, to reach him not later
than 15th )December, 1954.

Government Office,
Grenada.


No. A.O 13/89.


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 5.45 p.m. to
5.45 a.m.
Dated the 23rd day of November,
1954.
E. M. V. JAMES, Lt. Col.,
Traffic Commissioner.
Ref. No. 3:/00014.

R ..INIALL FIGURES.

Central Experiment Station.
Antigua.


1950. 1951. 1952. 1953. 1954,


5.41
2.52
1.58
2.44
2.0fi
1.66
1.85
10.71
6.34
5.13
2.47


Jain.
Feb.
Mar.
Apr.
May
June
July
Aug.
Sept.
Oct.
Nov. 27th


42.17 53.92 50.32 27.88 39.54


ANTI(GUA SAVINGS BANK.

Account of Deposits and Withdrawals for Quarter ended 31st March, 1954.


DEPOSITS.

To Balance at credit of Depositors
as at 31st December, 1953
To Deposits received
To Interest credited to
Depositors


WITHDRAWALS.


7


$8


77,167.51
91,261.18

2.65

68,731.34


Withdrawals
Balance at credit of Depositors
as at 31st March,
1954


75,980.42


792,750.92


$868,731.34


Statement of Assets and Liabilities as at 31st March, 1954.


LIABILITIES.
Balance at credit of Depositors
as at 31st March, 1954
Revenue Interest
Sale of Pass Books


7


92,750.92
8,979.67
1.68

p01,732.27


12th November, 1954.


ASSETS.
Investments
Cash with Treasurer
Deficit


727,515.11
39,807.79
34,409.37


$801,732.27

J. R. A. McDONALD,
Manager, (ovt. Savings Bank.


ANTIGUA.
Printed at thi Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands, by9E. M. BLACKMAN, E.D.
Government Printer.-By Authority
1954


[Price 28 cents.]


[2 December, 19.54,


$8








No. 8 of 1954. Acquisition of Antigua Syndicate ANTIGUA.
Estates Tenantry Areas Loan
(A amendment .
[L.S.]
I ASSENT,
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
Governor.
3rd November, 1954.


[3rd November, 1954.]




ANTIGUA.

No. 8 of 1954.
An Ordinance to amend the Acquisition of Antigua
Syndicate Estate Tenantry Areas Loan Ordi-
nance, 1953.

ENACTED b) the Legislature of Antigua as
follows:-

1. This Ordinance may be cited as the siho title.
Acquisition of Antigun Syndicate Estates Tenantry
Areas Loan (Amendment) Ordinance, 1954, and
shall be re;id as one with the Antigua Syndicate "/l!:,
Estates Tenantry Areas Loan Ordinance, 1953,
hereinafter called the Principal Ordinance.

2. The following section is hereby substitu- Substitution
S- of section 5
ted for section 5 of the Principal Ordinance:- of Principal
Ordinance.
5. (1) Any sum raised to defray the Alllicationi
expenses of issue shall be applied only to that :.
purpose.

(2) Save as aforesaid, the money to be
borrowed under the authority of this Ordinance
shall be appropriated anl applied to the pur-
pose specified in the Schedule hereto."

3. Subsection (2) of section ( of the Princi- \:ren l.h.t
pal Ordinance is hereby amended 1by the substitu- 1 'rincini
tion of the words place at interest or invest for "''








ANTIGUA. 2


Acquisition ,f Antigua Syndicate No. 8 of 1954.
Estates Tcnantry Areas Loan
(A4mendment).


thl word invest appearing in the first and eighth
lines of paragraph (d) thereof *

ALEC LOVELACE,
President.

Passed the Legislative Council this 2nd day of
October, 1954.
J. L. ROBINSON,
Clerki of the Council.





































ANTIGUA.
Printed at tie Governlienlt Printing Office, Leeward Islands,
iy E. M.M B,.ACKMTAN. (iloverinnt Printer.-By Anthority.,
I (1 ., 41.


5o0-11.54.


[Price 4 cents,]







No. 10 of 1954. DevelopnmWnt (Co/to Giniery anll ANTIGUA.
Electricity Loea (Amendmnent).

[L.S.]
I ASSENT,
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
Governor.
3rd November, 1954.

[3rd November, 1954.]




ANTIGUA.

No. 10 of 1954.
An Ordinance to :niend the Development (Cotton
Ginnery and Electricity) Loan Ordinance,
1951.
ENAC'TED by the Legislature of Antigua as
follows:-
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the hiort title.
Development (Cotton Ginnery and Electricity)
Loan (Amendinent) Ordinance, 1954, and shall be
read as one with the Developlment (Cotton Ginnery
and Electricity) Loan (rdinance, 1951, hereinafter s/lIi.
called the PIrincipal Ordinance.
2. Tihe Lon g Title of the Principal Ordi- Amendment
nance shall liave effect as if for the words "five of Lon, iitle
hundred and fifty thousand dollars tller, were ordiaiIIIII.
substituted the words seven hundred and twenty-
six thousand three hundred and forty-eight
dollars ".
3. Section 2 of the Principal Ordinance Amendment
shall have effect as if for the words five hundred section
and fifty thousand dollars there Nwee w 'ubstituted ordiinL.e.
the words seven hundred and twenty-six
thousand three hundred and forty-eight dollars."
4. The following section is hereby substi- snii;titution
tuted for section 5 of the- Principal Ordinance:- P.tiopal
Ordinance'.
S5. (1) Any sum raised to defray the Aiplication
expenses of issue slall blie applied only to that l lou"".
p urpose.








ANTIGUA. 2 Developnment (Uotton, GiaierlI nid No. 10 of 1954.
Electricity) Loan (Amendmient).
(2) Save as aforesaid, the money to be
borrowed under the authority of this Ordi-
nance shall be appropriated and applied to the
purposes specified in the Schedule hereto:
Provided that it shall be lawful for the
Governor, with the previous sanction of the
Secretary of State, to direct that any sums
which may not be required for a purpose
specified in the Schedule hereto may be
appropriated and applied to any other purpose
specified therein."
Amendment 5. Subsection (2) of section 6 of the Princi-
of rinipal pal Ordinance shall have effect as if for the word
Ordinance. invest appearing in the first and eighth lines
thereof there were substituted the words place at
interest or invest ".
Amendment 6. The Schedule to the Principal Ordinance
of Schedule shall have effect as if for the figures 265,000 "
Ordinance. and 550,000 there were substituted respectively
the hgures 411,348 and 726,348 ".


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

J. L. ROBINSON,
Clerk of the Council.










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No. '11 of !)51., Le/'iisla/ir C (nad ANI Gi A.
(E.rtl~'ision ('I D duration .

[L.S.]
I ASSENT,
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
Governor.
3rd November, 1954.


t3rd November, 1954.]




ANTIGUA.

No. 11 of 1954.

An Ordinance to extend the duration of the present
Legislative Council.
WHEREAS by subsection (2) of section 25 Preamili.
of the Antigua Constitution and Elections Ordi-
nance, 1951, it is provided that the Governor shall 1/ia1.
dissolve the Council at the expiration of three years
from the date of the return of the first writ at the
last preceding general election, if it shall not have
been sooner dissolved;
AND WHEREAS it is deemed expedient to
extend the duration of the Council to the 18th day
of December, 1956:
ENACTED by the Legislature of Antigua as
follows:-
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the ihort tii c.
Legislative Council (Extension of Duration) )rdi-
nance, 1954, and shall be read and construed :s /in,,i.
one with the Antigua Constitution and Elections 5'/9'.
Ordinance, 1951, as amended.
2. Notwithstanding the provisions of sub- Extension of
section (2) of section 25 of the Antigua Constitu- ,atn l o1
tion and Electio,:n Ordinance, 1951, the duration
of the Council last appointed and elected before the
date of the coinig into force of this Ordinance
shall be and is hereby extended until the 18th day








ANTIGUA. 2


Legislative Council No. 11 of 1954.
(Extension of Duration).


of December, 1956, unless the said Council be
sooner dissolved by virtue of the power contained
in subsection (1) of section 25 of the Antigua
Constitution and Elections Ordinance, 1951.

ALEC LOVELACE,
President.

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

J. L. ROBINSON,
Clerk of the Council.































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No. 13 of 1954. Ailiaitu Con.stilt ion, (an ANTI(;UA.
Elections (Amendmen t)

[L.S.]
I ASSENT,
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
Governor.
12th November, 1954.


[12th November, 1954.]




ANTIGUA.

No. 13 of 1954.

An Ordinance to amend further the Antigua
Constitution and Elections Ordinance, 1951.

ENACTED by the Legislature of Antigua as
follows:-

1. This Ordinance may be cited as the short title.
Antigua Constitution and Elections (Amendment) mco/:,i
Ordinance, 1954 nid shall be read as one with the
Antigua Constitution and Elections Ordinance, 5/19,2
1951, as amended, hereinafter called the Principal
Ordinance.

2. The following subsection is hereby sub- Amii, client
stituted for subsection (4) of section 12 of the of se: i"o
1U of the
Principal Ordinance:- Principal
Ordinance.
(4) A nominated member may by
writing under his hand addressed to the
Govern)or, and an elected member may by
writing under his hand addressed to the
Administrator. resign his seat on the Council.
The seat of any such nominated member shall
become vacant upon the acceptance of his
resignation 1b the Governor, and the sent
of an elected member shall become vacant
upon the receipt of his resignation by the
Al ninistrator. "








A NTIUA. 2 Anti// (C'oinsiftutio, and No. 13 of 195-1.
!'l,' ioni ( Am/(ndmt l)
suistitutin i 3. The following section is herob' sunisti-
4 0.Ion touted for section 24 of the Principal ()rd(iianc':--
l'rinlcipal
Oi'diineIm
"voti, 2 L. (1) Subject to the provisions of
this lOrdinance anti of any Instructions under
Her A.ajesty's Sign Manual and Signet, all
qllustions proposed for decision in tei Comui il
shall be det!.rmined by a mna.urity of votes of
those present and voting.

(2) Subject to the provisions of any
Instructions as aforesaid the Administrator
or other imlember presiding shall not have
anl original vote on anilv ltsAtioji, but shall
have a casting vote if the votes shall be
equally divided. "
Amenhnent 4. Section .)0 of the Principal Ordinance
of seot ionll
40 of thl is ihereby amended by tihe insertion of the words
Principal :n1(1 figelli or Part TV immediately after the
Figure" IlI wherever that figure therein appears.
Ame ~dm int Sib.ection (3) of section 51 of the Prin-
of setlion
Ai of the cipal Orninance is hereby amended b y the insertion
Prim>cipil of the word e '" behwen iwte word nma and
tile wonl Ic(ssar'V

Amendment 6. Section 58 of the Principal Ordinance
of sectiIon
As of the is her')y amended as ollw:
PrincMlp I
Ordimnl'e. (a() by the deletion of the second sentence
appearinit, in subsection (3) there f:

(/t) by the substitution of th' following
subsectioins for subsec.; in (1) Li leuf:

"(4) If any poll clerk dies or
becomes incapable of performing his
duties during the taking of th:i poll. the
presiding officer shall forthwith appoint
some other person to act as poll clerk.

(5) Every appointment made under
subsection (3) or subsection (-4) of this
section saltll b ilinetdi;elt reported
Io tie' ,Sii ri t i io' oi El Ictionst b the
person making the appointment. "








No. 13 of 1954. Anlibi r Cojit-tion and 3 ANTIGUA.
Ab't'tioi ns (Amrl /men f)

7. Susection (2) of section 60 of the Amendment
Principal Ordinance is hereby ametnded by the ofsection
6;0 of the
delet ion of the w ord and appearing in paragraph Principal
(e) thereof. Ordinance.

8. Subctiection (2) of section 62 of the Amendment
Principal Ordinance O is hereby amended by the of section
inps'l'i inim mediatelY aft.'r ti word "paper"' Principal
app -'iii in .lie scco lineI thereof of the Ordinance.
folluwing--

in the form set out as Form No. 17 in the
Second Schedule "

j9. Sublsction (1) of section 69 of 1the Amendment
Priic'ipal Ordinamnc is hereby amended by the o seon
-iubstitution for tOiic words his assistants of the principal
following:- Ordinance.

the Supervis or of Elections, the returning
otlicer of the electoral district, the polling
clerk, '.

10. Sulvsection (1) of section 74 of the Anemdment
Principal Ordinanice is hereb amended by the of uctin
iir b 71 of the
insertion. lItv~ .(.i the coIlnin; aRiIn the word the" Principal
appearing in tie second line thereof, of the Ordinance.
following:--

the Supervisor of Elections, the returning
officer of the electoral district, ".

11. Subsection (2) of section 77 of the Amendm'nt
I'lncipal- Ordiiance is hereby minded by the section
77 of the
s-;iiti ltion of the words presiding officer" for Principal
thi words '" returning officer appearing therein. Ordinance

12. Section 79 of the Principal Ordinance Amendment
of section
is here y amended as follows:-- 79 of nh
Principal
(,) by the deletion of the words "for Ordinance.
transmission to the Administr tor appearing
therein
(/,) by the renumbering of subsections
(3) : ( Id ) thereol' N sub tion; (1) and (5)
resp( cti\'<'ly;







ANTIGUA. 4 Antigua C(,. El'(rclioni, (Am.ninteUl)

(c) by the insertion of the following
subsection immediately after subsection (2)
thereof as subsection (3):-

(3) The Supervisor of elections
shall, on receiving the return of any
member elected to serve in the Council,
transmit the writ with the return endorsed
thereon to the Administrator within the
time specified in such writ. The Admin-
istrator shall within seven days of the
receipt of the said writ return the same
to the Supervisor of Elections for safe
custody in accordance with the provisions
of section 80 of this Ordinance. "

Amendmnut 13. The following paragraphs are hereby
of section hd
90t ofthe substituted for paragraphs (b) and (,) of section
Principal 90( of the Principal Ordinance:-
Ordimnaie.
(b) permits any person whom he knows
or has reasonable cause to believe not to be
a blind person, an illiterate person or aii
incapacitated person to vote in the manner
provided for blind persons, illiterate persons
or incapacitated persons, as the case may be; or
(c) refuses to permit anv person whm
he knows or has reasonable cause to believe
to be a blind person, an illiterate person or
an incapacitated person to vote in the manner
provided for blind persons, illiterate persons
or incapacitated persons, as the case may be; or".

Amendment 14. The Second Schedule to the Princip'il
wSadl to Ordinance is hereby amended as follows:-
the Principal
Oradiini,. (a) by the substitution of the words
polling stations and Polling Stations"
for the words polling divisions and Poll-
ing Divisions" appearing in Form No. 11
thereof;
(b) by the insertion between the words
registering officer of" and the words "the
electoral district" appearing in Form No. 12
thereof of the following-








Aniigu(a (ionsitulion and
Klections (Aiendme/nnt)


"the polling division of.................. "

ALEC LOVELACE,
President.

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

J. L. Rom0 soN,
Clerk of tie Council.




































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No. 13 of 1954. General Local Loan. lMONTSERRAT.

[L.S.]
I ASSENT,
P. D. MACDONALD,
Governor's Deputy.
19th November, 1954.





MONTSERRAT.

No. 13 of 1954.

An Ordinance to amend the General Local Loan
Ordinance, 1953.

ENACT'1ID by the Legislature of Montserrat
as follows:-
1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Short title.
General Local Loan (Aumendment) Ordinance, 1954
and shall be read as one with the General Local
Loan Ordinance, 1953 hereinafter called the Princi-
pal Ordinance.
2. Section 1 of the Principal Ordinance is Amendment
hereby amended by the deletion of the figures e Pincipal
" 1953 appearing in the second line thereof and Ordinance.
the substitution therefore of the figures 1954 "

ALLAN F. G. LOUISY,
President.
Passed the Legislative Council this 29th day
of October, 1954.

JAS. H. CARROT,
S'lenr: /t he. Council.




ANTIGUA
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