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Title: Leeward Islands gazette
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Title: Leeward Islands gazette
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Place of Publication: Antigua
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Dates or Sequential Designation: 1- , 1872-
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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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Table of Contents
    Main
        Page 3
        Page 4
        Page 5
        Page 6
    Antigua - Ordinances, No. 16 of 1954: Lunatic Asylums (Repeal) Ordinance, 1954
        Page A 1
    Antigua - Ordinances, No. 17 of 1954: Treasury (Amendment) Ordinance, 1954
        Page B 1
    Antigua - Ordinances, No. 18 of 1954: Licensing Act (Amendment) Ordinance, 1954
        Page C 1
    General Government - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 1 of 1955: Supreme Court (Witness Allowances) Rules, 1955
        Page D 1
        Page D 2
    General Government - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 2 of 1955: Agreement made by the Governor of the Leeward Islands with the Deputy Postmaster General of Canada concerning the exchange of closed Parcel Mill
        Page E 1
        Page E 2
    Antigua - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 33 of 1954: Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment No. 2) Regulations, 1954
        Page F 1
    Antigua - Statutory Rules and Orders, No. 34 of 1954: Harbours and Roadsteads (Overtime Fees) (Revocation) Rules, 1954
        Page G 1
    Antigua - Ordinances, No. 14 and No. 15 of 1954: Nurses Registration Ordinance, 1954, and Central Board of Health (constitution and temporary powers) Ordinance, 1954
        Page H 1
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THE LEEWARD


GAZETTET


V\,L. LXXXIII.


THURSDAY, 6TH JANUARY, 1955.


Notices,


ELIZABETH THE SECOND BY
THE GRACE OF GOD of the
United Kingdom of (Ireat
Britain anI Northern Ireland
[L.S.] and of Our other Realms and
Territories Queen, Head of the
Commonwealth, Defender of
the Faith.

K. W. BLACKBI-RNE,
Governor.

To All To Whom These Presents
Shall Come, Greeting !
KNOW YE that We reposing
especial trust and confidence in the
'loyalty integrity and ability of Our
Trusty and Well-beloved PERCIVAL
CECIL LEWIS, Barrister at Law,
Attorney General of the Leeward
Islands, member of the Honourable
Society of the Middle Temple, of the
City of Saint John in the Presidency
of Antigua in the Colony of the
Leeward Islands, of Our especial
grace, certain knowledge and mere
motion have thought fit to constitute
and appoint and by these Presents do
constitute and appoint the said
PERCIVAL CECIL LEWIS to be one
of Our Counsel for Our Colony of the
Leeward Islands to hold and enjoy
within Our sail Colony all and
singular the RIGHTS, ALLOW-
ANCES, PRIVILEGES and PRE-
EMINENCES to the said appointment
belonging or appertaining in as full
and ample a manner as any other of
Onr Counsel learned in the Law in
any of Our Colonies doth hold dr
enjoy or of right ought to have held
or enjoyed the same, and also the
liberty of sitting and practising within
the Bar of Our said Colony as any of
Our Counsel learned in the Law (do
ought or may.
AND WE DO HEREBY DIRECT
AND ENJOIN that these Our Letters
be published within Our Colony of
the Leeward Islands.
IN WITNESS WHEREOF We
have caused these Our Letters to be
made Patent and Our Public Seal for
Our Colony of the Leeward Islands
to be affixed hereto.
WITNESS Our Trusty and Well-
Beloved Sir KENNETH WILLIAM
BLACKBURNE, a Knight Commander
of the Most Distinguished Order of



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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, at the
Government House, Antigua. this 3rd
day of January, 1955, in the third
year of Her Majesty's reign.

By His Excellency's Command,
P. D. MACDONALD,
Colonial Secretary.

Letters Patent inder the Public
Seal of the Colony of the Leeward
Islands appointing Percival Cecil
Lewi. to be one' of Her Majesty's
Counsel for the Leeward Islands.



BY THE COMMISSIONER OF
MONTSERIRAT.

A PROCLAMATION

ALLAN LOUSY,
Acting Commissioner.

WHEREAS pursuant to the provi-
sions of subsection (1) of section 25
of the Montserrat Constitution and
Elections Ordinance, 1952 (No. 1/1952)
the Governor by proclamation dated
the 13th day of December, 1954,
prorogued the Legislative Council of
the Presidency of Montserrat until
such further date as may be appointed,
by proclamation of the Commissioner
under the provisions of section 18 of
the said Ordinance, for the first sitting
in the next session of the said Council:
AND WHEREAS it is provided by
section 18 of the said Ordinance that
the s ssions of the said Council shall
be held at such times and places as the
Commissioner shall from time to time
by proclamation appoint:
AND WHEREAS it is expedient
that a session of the said Council
should now be held:

NOW, THEREFORE, I do by this
my proclamation hereby appoint that
a session of the Legislative Council of
the Presidency of Monts-rrat shall be
held and that the first meeting thereof
shall commence with a sitting of the
Council at the Council Chamber in the
town of Plymouth in the island of
Montserrat at 11 o'clock in the fore-


noon on the 28th (lay of December,
1954, for the despatch of public
business.

AND the Members of the said
Council and all other Her Majesty's
Officers and loving subjects in the
said Presidency and all those whom
it may concern are hereby. required
to take due notice hereof and to give
their ready obedience accordingly.

GIVEN at the 'onmnissionenr's Ofice,
Montserrat, this 20th day of
December, 1954, and in the third
year of Her Majesty's reign.

GOD SAVE THE QUEEN!
Ref. No. 18 00053.



The Administrator of Antigna
pursuant to the powers delegated to
him by the Governor has been
pleased under section 9 of the
Medical Act, 1937 to appoint A. R.
C. MEADE, Esquire, Acting Registrar,
Supreme Court, Antigua, to be Regis-
trar for the purposes of the said Act.

Administrator's Office,

Antigaa.
29th December, 1954.



The Administrator of Antigua has
been pleased to appoint the following
gentlemen to be Visiting Justices of
the Antigua Prison for the year
1955:-

8. L. ATHILL Esq., I.SO., M.B.E.
(Chairman).
J. L. E. JEFFREY, Esq., O.B.E
R. H. B. NANTON, Esq.
W. L. MAGUIRE, Esq.
J. ROWAN HENRY Esq.
J. R. A. McDONALD, Esq.. M.B.E.
H. L. N. WHITE, Esq.
E. FARARA, Esq.
T. N. KIRNON, Esq.
A. E. BIRD Esq.


Administrator's Office,
Antigua.

29th December, 1954.


No. 2.









THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


[6 January, 1955.


The Administrator of Antigua has
been pleased to appoint the Assistant
Administrative Secretary (Medical) to
be Secretary of the Central Board
of Health, Antigua, with effect from
the 1st January, 1955.

Administrator's,,Ogice,
Antigua.
3rd January, 1955.
Ref. No. A. ,/39.



Under the provisions of section
3 of the Central Board of Health
(Constitution and Temporary Powers)
Ordinance, 1954 (No. 15 of 1954) the
Governor-in-Council has been pleased
to appoint the following as members
of the Central Board of Health for the
Presidency of Antigua for a period
of two years from 1st January, 1955.

Senior Medical Officer--Chairman
D. W. HURST, Esq.
D. M. SHEPPARD, Esq.
J. O. DAVIS, Esq.
Rev. A. E. HATCH-SYRETT
Colonial Engineer
Dr. Z. WISINGER
Dr. C. M. LOCKER
Dr. W. T. JOSEPH

Administrator's Office,
Antigua.
3rd January, 1955.
Ref. No. A. 9/39.



No. 1.

Appointnlnts and transfers etc.,
in the public service, with effect from
the dates stated, are published for
general information:-


HENRY, Miss J., Junior Clerk,
Library, to be Librarian (Senior
Clrk), Antigua. 28.12.54

PARK, M., O.B.E., to be Director of
Agriculture, Antigua. 7.12.54

PELLE, R., Petty Officer Class II,
Secretariat, to be Petty Officer
Class I, Fiennes Institute, Antigua.
16.12.54

O'REILLY, Miss K., to be Certificated
School Assistant Grade I (House-
craft Instructor), Antigna.
Jan. 1

SIMON, Miss I., Assistant Operator, to
be Operator, Telephone Depart-
ment, Antigua. Jan. 1

SAMUEL, Miss G., to be Assistant
Operator, Telephone Department,
Antigua. Jan. 1

MARTIN, Miss L., Certificated Ele-
mentary School Head Teacher
Grade II, to be Certificated Element-
ary School Head Teacher Grade I,
Antigua. Jan. 1


No. 2..
The following Ordinances and
Statutory Rules and Orders are cir-
culated with this Gazette and form
part thereof:-

ORDINANCES.

Antigua.

No. 14 of 1954, The Nurses
Registration Ordinance, 1954."
8 pp. Price 10 cents.
No. 15 of 1954, The Central Board
of Health (Constitution and Tem-
porary Powers) Ordinance, 1954."
7 pp. Price 9 cents.
No. 16 of 1954, "The Lunatic
Asylums (Repeal) Ordinance, 1954."
1 pp. Price 3 cents.

No. 17 of 1954, "The Treasury
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1954."
1 pp. Price 3 cents.
No. 18 of 1954, "The Licensing
Act (Amendment) Ordinance, 1954."
1 pp. Price 3 cents.
STATUTORY RULES & ORDERS.

General Government.

No. 1 of 1955, "The Supreme
Court (Witnesses Allowances) Rules,
1955." 2 pp. Price 4 cents.

No. 2 of 1955, Agreement made
by the Governor of the Leeward
Islands with the Deputy Postmaster
General of Canada concerning the
exchange of closed Parcel Mail."
2 pp. Price 4 cents.

Antigua.

No. 33 of 1954, The Motor Vehi-
cles and Road Traffic (Amendment
No. 2) Regulations, 1954."
1 pp. Price 3 cents.
No. 34 of 1954, "The Harbours
and Roadsteads (Overtime Fees)
(Revocation) Rules, 1954."
1 pp. Price 3 cents.



TRADE MARKS OFFICE,

ANTIGUA, 15th December, 1954.

RADIO CORPORATION OF
AMERICA of 30 Rockefeller Plaza,
New York, State of New York, U.S.A.
have applied for Registration of one
Trade Mark consisting of the follow-
ing:-


VICTOR

in Class 8 that is to say:-

"SCHEDULE A "

Radio receiving and" transmitting
equipment of all kinds and descrip-


tion, parts thereof and accessories,
including radio receiving sets, broad-
cast transmitters, aircraft and airport
receiving and transmitting equipment,
police radio equipment, centralized
radio and audio distribution systems,
radio compass, radiotelephone and
radiotelegraph transmitters and re-
ceivers, automatic radio alarms, radio
communication receiving and trans-
mitting eq n ip m e n t, transcription
turntables, radio range finders broad-
cast studio and control room appara-
tus, radio receiving and transmitting
tubes, vacuum tubes and electron
discharge devices of all kinds, electric
batteries, antenna and antenna equip-
ment, piezoelectric crystals, microw-
ave equipment, microphones, transis-
tors, sound recording equipment,
amplifiers, radio measuring and testing
meters, two-way radio communication
equipment, radio telephones, radio
direction finders, radar apparatus,
loran apparatus, position trackers,
sonar apparatus, radio-relay commu-
nication and remote control equip-
ment; television receiving and
transmitting equipment of all kinds,
parts thereof and accessories thereto,
including television receivers televi-
sion receiving and transmitting tubes,
television cameras and projectors,
television theatre equipment, sound,
picture and program t e e v vision
recording equipment, television studio
and field pickup equipment, relay and
mobile equipment, amplifying and
control equipment, antennas and
antenna equipment, television moni-
tors, audio equipment, generators,
television relay transmitters and
receivers dual-disc slide projectors,
television film projectors, film camera
equipment, kinephoto equipment, film
developers, film contact prints,
monoscope camera, power supply
units, studio lighting equipment,
television camera lenses, television
measuring and testing meters,
oscilloscopes; electrically operated
phonographs, mechanical or spring
wound phonographs, parts thereof
and accessories thereto, including
record playing attachments, talking
machine records and albums or sets
of talking machine records: sound
records for use in radio broadcasting,
electrical records, sound disc record-
ers and recording equipment, sound
record players, talking machine styli
or needles, electrically operated
talking machines combined with radio
and television receiving sets.

The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods for 54 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.

A. R. MEADE,
Acting Registrar of Trade Marks.







6 January, 1955.]


THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 15th December, 1954.

CANNING AND COMPANY,
LIMITED of No. 85 Queen Street,
Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, have applied
for Registration of one Trade Mark
consisting of the following--


in Class 42-that is to say: Substances
used as food or as ingredients in
food.

The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods for 4 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.
A. R. MEADE,
Ay. legistrur o/ Trade Marks,


TRADE M \RKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 15th December, 1954.

CALIFORNIA PACKING COR-
PORATION of 215 Fremont Street,
City of San Francisco, State of Cali-
fornia. United States of America have
applied for k-hgistration of one Trade
Mark consisting of the following:-



DEL MlONTc


in Class 42 that is to say: Foods and
ingredients of foods, including can-
ned fruits, canned vegetables, dried
fruits, raisins, canned fish and coffee.

The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods for 2. years
before the date of their said Appli-
cation.
Any person rnay within three
months from the date of the first
appearance of this Adv,-riisement in
the Leeward Islands Gazetlt,, give
notice in duplicate at the 'Trad Marks
Office, Antigua, of opposition io regis-
tration of the said Trade Marlk.

A. R. MEADE,
Ag. Registrar of Trade Marks.


It is heriby notified for general
information that the tender for the
supply of 15,000 half bags of flour for
the period February 1955 to April
1955 has been awarded to the
following:-

Mr. H. E. E. LOVELL,
(Agent for Messrs Atlantic Traders
Ltd. Halifax, Canada).

10000 bags of 100 lb each of
SGolden Loaf brand flour at $4.63
(Canadian) per bag C. I. F. Antigua.

Messrs. JOSE ANJO LTD.
(Agent for Lion Mills Ltd. Montreal)

5000 bags of 100 lb each of White
Ribbon" brand flour at $4.69 (Cana-
dian) per bag C. I. F. Antigua.

Administrator's Office,
Antigua.
5th January, 1955.
Ref. No. A 40/18,


INCOME TAX NOTICE.

The Income Tax Ordinance No. 7 of

1945 (As amended).

Public Officers and Pensioners.

Any public officer or pensioner
liable to pay income tax whose income
including that of his wife consists
solely of his and/or her emoluments
as a public officer or pensioner or
other dllowanc- from public funds,
shall deliver a trne and correct return
of his whole ilunme to the Commis-
sioners not later than the 31st tlay of
January, 1955. (Section 67 and
S. R. & 0. 1946. No. 13).

Othrr Persons.

Every person (including a com-
pany) liable to pay income tax shall
deliver a true and correct return of
his whole income not later than the
31st day of March, 19i5 (Section 67
and S. R. &- 0. 1946, N(. 13).

Agents, Trustees, etc.

Any person having the direction,
control or management of any prop-
erty or concern, or being in receipt
of income; on behalf of any person,
whether resident or non-resident, as
attorney, factor, agent, trustee, cura-
tor or committee should make and
deliver to the Commissioners a return
in respect of such property, concern
or income not later than the 31st day
of March, 1955. (Sections 28 and
29).

General.

Any person may be considered to
be liable to pay income tax" if his
income from all sources exceeds one
hundred and twelve pounds ($537.60).

All claims for deduction from in-
come tax must be substantiated by
the production of receipts or other
bona fide evidence.


Penalties.

Any p, iUon liable to pay income
tax who fails to make or deliver a
return within the prescribed period
shall be guilty of an offence against
this Ordinance and shall be liabl- on
conviction to a pc(a'lty not exceeding
one hundred pounds, an l in default
of payment to imprisonment with or
without hard labour for a term not
exceeding six months. (Section 6,.)

Any person who makes or delivers
a false return or keeps or prepares
any false accounts or particulars con-
cerning any income on which tax is
payable shall be guilty of an offence
and shall be liable on conviction to
a fine not exceeding five hundred
pounds. or to imprisonment with or
without hard labour for a term not
exceeding six monts (Section 64).

EARLE 0. PESTAINA,
/or th,, Commissionors.


Masters and Local A1gents of all

Ships, Sailing Vessels and

Aircraft.


All goods of any kind which are
not manifested, arriving in this presi-
dency from abroad must be pre-
sented to a Customs Officer at
the Airport or Port of Entry.
Officers, hostesses and other mem-
bers of the crews of ships amn aircraft.
Agents' clerks, stevedores, ships'
labourers and visitors to ships are
advised to take care to submit to the
Customs Ollicers on duty packages
and goods of all descriptions, which
they may bring ashore from any ship,
vessel or aircraft.

Failure to present such packages or
goods to a Customs Officer may
result in arrest of the person con-
cerned and seizure and confiscation
of the packages or goods.

The Collector of Customs. Customs
Officers and any member of the Police
Force, upon reasonable suspicion may
stop and examine any person carrying
any package to ascertain whether any
smuggled goods are contained therein.
(Section 44 of the Trade and Revenue
Ordinance No. 8 of 1900).

The Collector of Customs and any
persons authorised by him may search
any person on board any vessel within
any port of this presidency, or any
person who has landed from any
vessel, provided he has reason to
suppose that such person is carrying
or has unncstomed or prohibited
goods about his person. (Section 45
of Ordinance No. 8 of 1900).
C. A. STEVENS,
Collector of Customs.

6th December, 1954.
Ref. No. A. 65/7-1II.









THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


L6 'aluntry, 1955,


IT IS HEREBY NOTIFIED for
general information that all former
licences for plumbers issued by the
former Water Board and City Com-
missioners shall expire on the 31st
December, 1954. Application may
be made to the Public Works
Department for a new licence which
will require the applicant to enter
into a Bond with one Surety for the
sum of Two Hundred and Forty
Dollars ($240.00) in accordance with
Regulation 11 (2) (3) of the Water-
courses and Waterworks Regulations,
1954 (S. R. & 0. 1954, No. 23).

Administrator's Ofice,
Antig/ua.
29th December, 1954.


TRADE MARKs OFFICE.
ANTIGUA, 29th December, 1954.

TRINIDAD LEASEHOLDS
LIMITED of Trinidad House, 29/30
Old Burlington Street, London, W. 1.
have applied for Registration of one
Trade Mark consisting of the follow-
ing:-

SUPEROL

in Class 47 that is to say:-motor
fuels, lubricating oils and lubricating
greases.

The Applicants claim that they
have not used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods 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.

A. R. MEADE,
Ag. Registrar of Trade Marks.



JAPANESE GOODS


It is hereby notified that quotas
will be issued for the importation of
Japanese goods during the year 1955.
All licenses for 1954 will be cancelled
on 31st December, 1954, and goods
arriving after this date will require
new licenses which will be entered
against the 1955 quotas. Written


applicatioi:l for qt .,as for textiles
and other goods should be forwarded
t, the supply O)ficer not later than
the 15th January, 1955.

W. T. Liberalization P'lan (Token
Import Scheme) All licins -s under
this plan will be issued for a period
of six months only, The Canadian
part of the plan will function as
formerly, vouchers being issued by
the Canadian Departmentt of Tiade
and Commerce. Allocations of cur-
ren;y under the American part of the
plan will he made by the Supply
Officer and applications for licenses
against allocations should be made
by merchants from lime to time as
required. Merchants and Importers
who wish to obtain all. cati:,on should
submit written .applications (not appli-
cations for lic,-nses) together with
Importers, Lireene granted by the
Chief Accountiint not later than the
10th January, 1955.

C. iM A. STEVENS,
Cololetor of Custimns
& Supply Officer.

29th December, 1954.


TENDERS FOR GROCERIES,
Etc.

The following tenders have been
accepted for the period ending 30th
June, 1955, for the suppy of the
undermention-d items to Government
Institutions:-

Groceries.

J. PIGOTT
Cooking Butter $4.80 per 5lb. tin.
Clear Pork 5Gc. per lb.
Snouts, jowls,
scalps 48c. per lb.
Pickled Beef 54c. per lb.

H. E. E. LOVELL


Salted Fish


LAKE
Table Butter
Table Butter

Edible Oil
Laundry Soap

Blue
Washing Soda
White Potatoes
Sardines


31Je. per lb.

& CO.
$5.50 per 51b. tin.
$55.00 per case
of 48 x 16 oz. tin.
$3.22 per gallon.
$12.00 per case of
62P1lbs.
96c. per gross
10c. per lb.
10c. per lb.
$14.75 per case
of 100 tins


ANTIGUA FISHERIES

(v. A. A 1MON)

Fresh Fish (when
available) 20c. per lb.
Fresh frozen fish 24c. per lb.

Fresh Meat.

NORRIS ROBERTS


Beef Steak
Beef Snrloin
Liver
Mutton
Pork


46c. per lb.
35c. per lb.
29c. per lb.
30c. per lb.
3dc. per Ib.


Milk-Fresh

ANGELO BAiRETTO

Delivered to -Ilbb ton
Hospipal and
Leper Home at 14c. p r l,ottle.

Kerosene Oil

MESSRS. JOSEPH DEW & SONS,
LTD.

At wholesale price
on the date of
delivery less 21% and less duty.

Bread

EUGENE JARDINE
15c. per lb. deliv-
ered.

Admin istrator's Office,
Antagua.
22nd December, 1954.
A. 41136.


RAINFALL FIGURES.


Central ITixeriment 8tatit,.
Antigua.


JaUX.
Feb.
Mar.
Apr.
May
Junc
July
Aug.
Sept.
Oct.
Nor.
Dec.


1950.
5.41
2.52"
1.68
2.06
1.66
1.85
10.71
6.34
5.13
4.48
2.64


1951.
3.60
1.88
1.09
2.16
10.54
2.74
3.28
9.18
12.06
3.90
3.67
7.36


1954.
3.04
2.45
1.08
.49
3.83
3.32
3.47
5.93
9.91
4.62
1.64
5.08


46.77 61.46 62.35 81.37 42.76


1951. 1952. 1953. 1954. 1955
Jan. 1 .09 -


ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands, by E. M. BLAOKMAN,
Government Printer.-By Authority,
1955.


[Price 48 cents.]







No. 16 of 1954. ANTIGUA.
The Lunatic Asylums (Repeal)'
Ordinance 1954.

[L.S.]
I ASSENT,
K. W. BLACKBURNE
Governor,
30th December, 1954.


[1st January, 1955.]




SANTIGUA

No. 16 of 1954

An Ordinance to repeal the Lunatics Asylums
Ordinance, 1899.

ENACTED by the Legislature of Antigua as
follows:-

1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Lunatic Short title.
Asylums (Repeal) Ordinance, 1954.

2. The Lunatic Asylums Ordinance, 1899 is Ordince
hereby repealedo.o 2'4 of
1899.
3. This Ordinance shall come into operation on Commence-
the 1st day of January, 1955. meant.

ALEC LOVELACE
President.

Passed the Legislative Council this 22nd day of
December, 1954.

J. R. RomxIsoN
Clerk of the Council

Printed at the Antigua Printery Ltd.,
1954









The Treasury (Amendment)
Ordinance, 1954.

[L.S.]
I ASSENT,
K. W. BLACKBURNE
Governor,
30th December, 1954.


[1st January, 1955.]




ANTIGUA

No. 17 of 1954

An Ordinance further to amend the Treasury
Ordinance, 1903.

ENACTED by the Legislature of Antigua as
follows:-.

1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Treasury Short title.
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1954 and shall be read and
construed as one with the Treasury Ordinance, 1903, 15/1903.
as amended, hereinafter called the Principal Ordinance.

2. Section 6 of the Principal Ordinance is here- Repeal of
by repealed and all rules made and approved under section 6
of Principal
the section are hereby revoked. Ordinance.

3. This Ordinance shall come into operation on Commence
the 1st day of January, 1955. ment.

ALEC LOVELACE
President.
Passed the Legislative Council this 22nd day of
December, 1954.
J. R. RoBINSON
Clerk of the Council.
Printed at the Antigua Printery, Ltd.,
1954


No. 17 of 1954


ANTIGUA,









The Licensing Act (Amendment)
Ordinance, 1954.

[L.S.]
I ASSENT,
K. W. BLA('KRBUCNIE
Governor,
30th December, 1954.


[30th December, 1954.]



ANTIGUA

No. 18 of 1954
An Ordinance to amend further the Licensing Act,
1879.
EXACTED lyv the Legislature ol Antigua as
follows :
1. This ordinance e may be cited as the Licensing
Act (Amendment) Ordinance, 1954 and shall be read S title.
as one with the Licensing Act, 1879, as amended, 4/1879.
hereinafter called the Principal Ordinance.
2. Section 17 of the Principal Ordinance is
hereby amended hy the addition of the following as
subsection (4) thereof :-
(4) No licence shall be necessary to sell intoxi-
cating liquors in any police canteen
established in accordance with the pro-
visions of section (i2 of the Police Act,
1951 : I lll,
Provided that such canteen be operated Iby or
solely for the benefit of the Police Welfare Associa-
tion."
ALEC IAV)I;LACI;
President.
Passed the Lec.islative Conncil this 22nii cday of
DIecember. 1954.
J. R. 1BiNxssox
Clerk of the Council.
Printed at the Antigua Printery, Ltd.,
1954


No. 18 of 1954.


ANTIT(UA.











LEEWARD ISLANDS.
GENERAL GOVERNMENT.

STATUTORY RULES ANI) ORDERS.
1955. No. 1.
WITNESSES' ALLOWANCES.
UEIIS ('F COiHT \MADE BY THIE 'IHIEF I- UsTICE UNDER THE AUTHORITY
OF Si l.C''N l 1( F) TiH-; LEEA\VAR1) I LANDS AND WVINDWAID ISLANDS
(C(w'l'Ts) ()UllEt ('I )ULNCIL, 19)9.

1. ~iOuT TIT'LE. ThCse Rules may be cited as The Supreme
Court (Witnesises Allowances) Rlules, 1955.
2. \ViTNE';SES A.LI.OWANCES. The following allowances shall be
paid to witnesses (other than Government Officers) in criminal proceed-
ing,'s in the ('olohn:-
\VTN E;I RATE OF ALLOWANCE
PER DAY

(i) D)omestic St-ri:mts, Labliurers, Messengers $
an
(ii) Small Farmers ... .60-1.44

(iii) Small Shopkeepers ... .60-1.44

(iv) ('llufl'ers. Jorneymen. Mechanics ... 1.20-2.50

(v) A nctioneers, (Jl rks, Tradesmen ...
2.00--3.00
(vi) Housekeepirs, 0\erseers. Peasant Proprietors
Shopkeepers, Artisans ...

(vii) Notaries ... 3.60

(viii) Bankers, M(rclmnits, Planters, Estate Managers... 3.60

(ix) Professional" Persons-
(a) not giving professional evidence... (a) 3.60

(b) giving professional evidence ... (b) 6.00

(x) Witn.sses not included in above classifications:- .40- 3.00
NOTr:-
1. Allowances to be paid in criminal
cases in the Supreme Court,
in addition to reasonable and
necessary expenses, if any.
2. (ovprnment officers giving evi-
Ilence in [rirmilal cases to 1e
allow-d only their reasonable
atldl IneceI'-S;IaIy expenses.










3. REVOCATION. The Suprclle Court (Witnesses' Allowances)
Rules, 1949, (S.R. & 0. 1919 No. 21) are hereby revoked.

Made by the Chief Justice this 19th day of November, 1954.

DONALD JACKSON,
Chief Justice.

Approved by the Governor of the Windward Islands this 24th day
of November, 1954.

E. B. BEETHAM,
Governor.

Approved by the Governor of the Leeward Islands this 7th (lay
of December, 1954.

K. W. BILACK:InNE,
(Tovetror.


AN'ITGUA.
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LEEWARD ISLANDS.
GENERAL GOVERNMENT.


STATUTORY RULES AND) ORDERS.
1955, No. 2.

POST OFFICE,
Parcel Post (Canada).


AGREEMENT DATED A A ANTI (TA NovIEMBI-:; 1]2, 195!4, AND AT OTTAWA,
CANADA, DiECEMBHIR 20, 1954-, MADE Y THLE GOVERNORR OF THE
LEE\ ARD RSL ANDS WITH TilHE IEIUTY IOST'MASTEK (ENERA, OF'
CANADA UNDERl SECTION i OF THE POST OFFICE A'CT (CAP. 123)
CONCIERNIN( THE EXCHANGE OF (LOSEID PARCEL MAIL.

The Executive Council of the Colony having' on the 1st day of
November, 1)54 advised the amendment of the Supplementary
SAgreement between the Post Office of Canada and the Post Office of
the Leeward Islands concerning the exchange of parcels by parcel
post which Supplementary Aigrement is specified in tie Schedule to
Leeward Islands General G;overnnent Statutory Rule and Order
1929 No. 3(. the iGovernor, in pursuance of the advice of the said
Council, lias ,utered into the Agreement set out in the Schedule
hereto with the Deputy Postmaster General of Canada which said
Agreement shall come into effect on the 15th day of January, 1955.

A. E. PENN,
Clerk of the Counil.


SCHEDULE.

Agreement between the Post Office of Canada and the Post
Office of the Leeward Islands concerning' the exchange of parcels by
parcel post.
AGREEMENT.

THIS AGREEMENT is made the 20th day of December, 1954
BE TWEEN His !Excellency Sir Kenneth Willialm llackburne,
a Kni'hit Commuauder of the Most Distinguished Order of Saint










Michael and Saint George, an Officer of the Most Excellent order r of
the British Empire, Governor and Commander in (Chief in and over
the Colony of the Leeward Islands and Vice Admiral of the same,
acting herein for and on behalf of the said Colony, and \V. .1.
Turnblll, Deputy Postmaster General of the Dominion of atnada,
acting herein for and on behalf of the said Dominiion.
Wi EREAS this Agreeim(nt is supplicnentary to the Con\ ention
made between the Post Office of Canada and the Post Oflice of the
Leeward Islands concerning the exchlapnge of closed parcel mail dated
at Ottawa the 27th day of (ctober. 1;91 aind aI Anititgua the 31st da;
of December, 1891 (hereinafter referred to as "the Convenltion of
[.191 "):
AND) \WHV EI EA S the Convention of 1!91 was anmunded firstly
in the year 1910 )y an n< meiidncnit referred to hereinafter as "the
first amendment" and secondly in the year 1_9 hI\ a Siippleinn(la>ryi
Agreement done in duplicate at Anti'ua,., Iee-xard Islands, on tlhe
27th day of May, 1929 and at (ttawa, Canada, on the 22n1d d;ay of
June, 1929, referred to hereinafter as "' the second amendn ent ":

AND WHEREAS it is expedient that pararaph i5) of Article
7'of th,, second amendment should be substituted iln manner
following.

IT IS HEREBY MUTTUALLY AG rl: ID that paragraph (5)
of Article 7 of the second amendment he deleted iand the following
paragraph substituted therefor:-

(5) The limit of insurance value shall be S0t0 gold francs
for parcels posted in C'anada and 170 gold francs for lparcels
posted in the Leeward Islands.".
Done in duplicate and signed at A tigiua, Leeward islands. this
12th day of November 1954 and at Ottawa, Canada, this 20th day of
DIcenm ber, 1954.
K. W. BILACKBURNE,
Governor.
W. J. TURNBULL,
Deipuy Pos~tmnster generall .



ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Cfovernment Priinting Office., Looward Islatlns.
bN E. Ml. BI lA'IMAN. Government Prin ir. -B.v Authioritv.
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Price 3 centi.


62?100044- 480-1.55.~jj









LEEWARD ISLANDS.
ANTIGUA.


STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1954, No. 33.


THE MOTOR VEHICLES AND ROAD TRAFFIC (AMENDMENT NO 2.)
REGULATIONS, 1954, DATED DECEMBER 29, 1954, MADE
BY THE GOVERNOR IN COUNCIL UNDER SECTION 77 OF
THE VEHICLES AND ROAD TRAFFIC ORDINANCE, 1946
(No. 5 OF 1946), AS AMENDED.


1. (ITATI)N. These Regulations may be cited as the
Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment No. 2)
Regulations, 1954, and shall be read and construed as one
with the Vehicles and Road Traffic Regulations, 1946
(S.R. & 0. 1946, No. 22), as amended, hereinafter called the
Principal Regulations.
2. AMENDMENT OF REGULATION 47. Regulation 47 of
the Principal Regulations by the deletion of paragraph (2) and
the substitution therefore of the following paragraph:-

"(2) Notwithstanding the provisions of the preceding
sub-Regulation no motor omnibus, motor lorry or
motor truck shall under any pretext whatsoever
travel along Corn Alley, or travel either North or
South along that portion of Market. Street which
lies between Redcliffe Street and Newgate Street
without permission in writing given by the Traffic
Commissioner. "
Male by the Governor in Council this 29th day of
December, 1954.

J. L ROBINSON,
S'lerk/ u/' the Council.

ANTIGU\.
Printed a;t the GCoverrnment Printing Office, Leeward Islands.
by E. M. BLACKMAN. Government Printer.-By Authority.
1955.


Price 3 cents.


-480--1.55.









LEEWARD ISLANDS.
ANTIGUA.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1954. No. 34.


THE HARBOURS AND ROADSTEADS (OVERTIME FEES) (REVO-
CATION) RULES, 1954, DATED DECEMBER 22, 1954,
MADE BY THE HARBOUR MASTER UNDER SECTION 13 OF
THE HARBOURS AND ROADSTEADS ACT, 1894.


1. CITATION. These rules may be cited as the Harbours
and Roadsteads (Overtime Fees) (Revocation) Rules, 1954,
and shall be read as one with the Rules made by the Harbour
< Master on 22nd June, 1923, passed by the Legislative Council
on 19th December, 1923, and approved by the Governor on
: the 20th December, 1923, as amended, hereinafter referred to
as the Principal Rules.
2. REVOCATION. Rules 4 of the Principal Rules is
hereby revoked.
3. COMMENCEMENT. These Rules shall come into opera-
tion on the 1st day of January, 1955.

Made this 17tli day of December, 1954.
E. H. BLANCHARD,
Harbour Master.
Passed the Legislative Council this 22nd day of
December, 19541.
J. ROBINSON,
C'ler/k of the ('Cunril.

Approved by the Governor this 29th day of December, 1954.

K. W. BLACKBURNE,

ANT'IGUA.
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