THE LEEWARD ISLANDS
toublibeb bp Autbority.
THURSDAY, 20TH JANUARY, 1955.
Work. They should equip themselves
with suitable clothing before depar-
The Colonial Office has asked that,
in the interest of immigrants from the
Caribbean territories into the United
Kingdom, the following information
should be made public, warning them
of certain difficulties.
2. The Colonial Oflice, British
Council, West Indian Committee and
other business or voluntary organisa-
tions in the United Kingdom do
not and cannot undertake to find
employment or accommodation for
immigrants arriving in the United
Kilgdom. Immigrants who have
not made prior arrangements in this
respect, must, like inhabitants of the
United Kingdom depend on service
of the Labour Exchange of the
Ministry of Labour and National
Service to put themt ir touch with
employers. They will also have to
make their own arrangement for
accommodation as there are no official
reception centres for workers arriving
3. It is therefore essential that
immigrants should have sufficient
funds in hand to maintain themselves
on arrival and pay for transport and
other expenses until they obtain
4. As accommodation is difficult
to find and expensive, intending
immigrants would be well advised to
correspond with friends in the United
Kingdom and make such prior ar-
rangeuments as they can.
5. Immigrants claiming to be
skilled craftsmen should bring tools
of their trade and furnish themselves
with evidence of Trade Union mem-
bership and references of previous
6. Parties of immigrants travel-
ling by foreign lines to Italy and
other Continental countries are faced
with expenses for food, excess bag-
gage, etc., during their overland
journey to the United Kingdom. It
is essential that they should provide
themselves with sufficient foreign
currency as well as sterling to cover
their expenses abroad. Immigrants
are faced with expenses of buying
warm clothing before they obtain
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12th January, 1955.
Ref. No. A.C. 46/64.
It is notified for general informa-
tion that Mrs. HYND KAWAJA of
Basseterre. St. Kitts, was registered
on the 11th day of January, 1955, as
a citizen of the United Kingdom and
Coloui(-s under the British National-
ity Act, 1948.
The Se retariat,
11th January, 1955.
Ref. No. 55/00021.
It, i hereby notified for general
information that His Honour the
Commissioner, Virgin Islands, under
Section 3 (1) olf the Motor Vehicles
Ordinance has appointed the following
persons to the Public Transport Com-
mission with effect from 10th Decem-
The Administrative Assistant to
the Commissioner (Chairman)
The Surveyor of Works
The Officer in Charge of the Virgin
Islands Division of the Leeward
Islands Police Force
Mr. I. G. FONSECA. J.P.
Mr. J. R. O'NEAL, J.P.
It is hereby notified for general
information that tlie Peasant Develop-
ment Officer will purchase clean
M.S.I. seed cotton from all growers
on the conditions enumerated below:
(a) the seed cotton must be fully
ripe and must be dry and picked
absolutely free of stains and trash;
(b) a first payment of twenty
(20) cents per pound for clean seed
cotton will be paid at the time of
purchase. After the crop is sold
and all expenses have been deduct-
ed, any profits will be used to make
a second payment.
2. It is proposed to commence
purchasing on the following dates-
St. John's ... 17th January
All other Depots ... 7th February
The buying days for the various
Depots will be as follows:-
St. John's Every week day except
Picadilly Monday, Tuesday and
Rooms Monday and Thursday
Coconut Hall Tuesday and Friday
Cades Bay Monday and Friday
3. It is proposed to open another
Depot at Liberta later in the crop if
the occasion warrants it. Should it
be decided to do so, a further notice
will be published with respect to the
buying days of this Depot.
12th January, 1955.
Ref. No. A. 1/108-II.
The Acting Commissioner of Mont-
serrat records with regret the death,
on the 29th December, 1954, of Mr.
ERNEST BROWN, P.O. Cl. II, Tr-as-
ury, Department, Montserrat.
Appointments and transfers etc.,
in the public service, with effect from
the dates stated, ate published for
PAYNE, C. A. M., Certificated Teacher
Class II, Education Department,
Montserrat, resigned appointment.
Dec. 15, 1954
The following Statutory Rule and
Order is circulated \ ith this Gazette
and forms part thereof:--
No. 2 of 1955, The Export Duty
Order, 1955." 1 pp. Price 3 cents.
It is notified for general informa-
tion that His Excellency the Governor
has issued a commission appointing
the Honourable W. E. JACOBS to be
the Administrator's Deputy within
the Presidency of St. Kitts-Nevis-
Anguilla during the absence from the
seat of Government of the said Presi-
dency of His Honour H. BURROWES
on a visit to the island of Anguilla
during the period from the 20th to
the 27th January, 1955.
19th January, 1955.
THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.
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-
course s and Waterworks Regulations,
1951 (,. R. & 0. 1954, No. 23).
29th December, 1954.
TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 29th December, 1954.
T RINID A D 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-
in Class 47 that is to say:-motor
fuels, lubricating oils and lubricating
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.
Central Experiment Station,
1951. 1952. 1953. 1954. 1955
Jan. 15 1.04 .94 1.35 1.78 1.86
(Regulation 12 () )
Town and Country Ordinance,
VILLA AREA (TOWN EXTEN-
Notice is hereby given that on the
21st day of December, 1954, approval
was given to the above-named scheme
by the Governor-in-Council.
A certified copy of the Scheme as
approved and of the map therein
referred to has been deposited at
the office of the Central Housing and
Planning Authority, High Street, St.
John's, Antigua and will be open for
inspection without payment of fee
between the hours of 10 a.m. and
3 p.m. daily (except on Saturdays
when the hours will be 10 a.m. to
Dated the 6th day of January, 1955.
P. R. A. PIPER,
Secretary & Executive Officer
Ref. No. A. 65/7.
6TH JANUARY, 1955.
In accordance with section 22 of
the Unrepresented Estates Act (Fed.
Acts of the Leeward Islands, Cap. 23)
I will sell by public auction at the
Registrar's Office at 2 o'clock in the
afternoon on Thursday the 30th
February, 1955 sundry articles of
household goods and shoemakers tools
being the personal property belong-
ing to the estate of GEORGE HAMIL-
TON WEEKES, deceased, late of
H. S. L. MOSELEY,
Administrator of Estates.
Ref. No. 36/00004.
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
applications for quotas for textiles
and other goods should be forwarded
to the Supply Officer not later than
the 15th January, 1955.
IV I. Liberalzation Plan (Token
Import Scheme) All licenses 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 Department of Trade
and Commerce. Allocations of cur-
rency under the American part of the
plan will be male by the Supply
Officer and applications for licenses
against allocations should b( made
by merchants from time to time as
required. Merchants and Importers
who wish to obtain allocations should
submit written applicationss (not appli-
cations for licenses) together with
Importers Licences granted by the
Chief Accountant not later than the
10th January, 1955.
C. Me A. STEVENS,
Collector of C71soms
& Supply Officer.
29th December, 1954.
The Vehicles and Road Traffic
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
Until further notice, the lighting
of vehicles shall be from 6 p.m. to
Dated this 12th day of January,
E. M. V. JAMES, Lt.-Col.,
Ref. No. 3(/00(104.
Medical Act, 1937.
Pursuant to Section 12 (4) of the Medical Act, 1937, the following registration is hereby notified:--
Ersdale Onesimus Jacobs M.B., B.S. (Lond)
15th January, 1955
0. M. BROWNE,
Fntcd at the Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands, by E. M. BLACKMAN,
Government Printer.-By Authority.
195.ice 7 cent
[Price 7 cents]
[20 Ja~nuar~y, 19,55.
STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS.
1955, No. 2.
THE EXPORT' DUT'r ORD E, 1955, DATED JANUARY 11, 1955,
MADE BY THE GOVERNOR IN COUNCIL UNDER SECTION 7
OF THE EXPORT DUTY ORDINANCE, 1941 (No. 1 OF
1. Citation. This Order may be cited as the Export
Duty Order, 1955.
2. Amendment. The Schedule to the Export Duty
Ordinance, 1941 (No. 1 of 1941), as amended, shall be and is
hereby further amended by the substitution of the words
"four cents" for the words "two cents" appearing in the
second column of the said Schedule opposite to the item
" Cotton llnt-clean ".
Made by the GovernVor
Jiln uary, 19515.
in Council the 11th day of
J. L. ROBINSON,
C lerk of the Council.
Printed at the Government Printing Office. Leeward Lsinmds.
1y E. M. BLACKMAN, Government Prilnt(r.-By Authority.
[Price 3 centsIl