Title: Leeward Islands gazette
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Title: Leeward Islands gazette
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Creator: Leeward Islands (West Indies)
Publisher: Gov. Printing Office
Place of Publication: Antigua
Publication Date: 1872-
 Subjects
Subject: Politics and government -- Periodicals -- Leeward Islands (West Indies)   ( lcsh )
Genre: periodical   ( marcgt )
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Dates or Sequential Designation: 1- , 1872-
General Note: Two pages per frame.
General Note: Supplements, issued with some numbers, contain departmental reports, Meteorological registers, ordinances, statutory rules and orders, etc., of Antigua, St. Kitts and Nevis, Montserrat, and the British Virgin Islands.
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Volume ID: VID00251
Source Institution: University of Florida
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Succeeded by: Antigua, Montserrat and Virgin Islands gazette

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THE LEEWARD ISLA


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VOL. LXXXIII.


THURSDAY, 7TH


APRIL, 1 55.


Notices ,

BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE
LEEWARD ISLANDS.
A PROCLAMATION.
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
Governor.

WHEREAS under section 3 of the
Cotton Planting (Regulation) Ordi-
nance, 1926 (No. 7 of 1926) it is
provided that the Governor in
Council may from time to time by
Proclamation published in the Gazette
and by Public Notice declare any
period of each year to be a close
planting season within the meaning
cf the said Ordinance either for the
whole Presidency or for such area or
areas thereof as may be specified in
such Proclamation, and that any
Proclamation so issued and published
may be revoked, amended or varied
by a Proclamation similarly issued
and published:
AND WHEREAS by Proclamation
dated the 11th day of March, 1955,
and published in the Gazette on the
24th of March, 1955, and by Public
Notice the Governor in Council
declared the period from the 1st day
of April, 1955, to the 15th day of
August 1956, both days inclusive, to
be a close planting season within the
meaning of the said Ordinance
throughout the Presidency of Mont-
serrat and every part thereof except
in the Planting Date Experimental
Plot at the Grove Botanic Station:
AND WHEREAS it is expedient
to vary the period aforesaid:
NOW, THEREFORE, I KENNETH,
WILLIAM BLACKBURNE, a Knight
Commander of the Most Distinguish-
ed Order of Saint Michael and Saint
George. an Officer of the Most Excel-
lent Order of the British Empire,
Governor and Commander in Chief in
and over the Colony of the Leeward
Islands and Vice Admiral of the
same, by and with the advice of the
Executive Council of Montserrat, do
by this my Proclamation declare that
the period from the 16th day of
April, 1955, to the 15th day of
August, 1956, both days inclusive,
shall be a close planting season with-
in' the meaning of the said Ordinance
for the whole of the Presidency of
Montserrat (except the Planting Date
Experimental Plot at the Grove
Botanic Station, to which this Procla-
matio1 all not apply).



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AND I further declare that the
Proclamation dated the 11th day of
March, 1955, made under section 3 of
the Cotton Planting (Regulation)
Ordinance, 1926 (No. 7 of 1926) and
published in the Gazette on the 24th
day of March, 1955, is hereby revoked.
AND all Her Majesty's loving sub-
jects in the said Presidency and all
others whom it may concern are
hereby required to take due notice
hereof and to give their ready
obedience accordingly.

GIVEN at the Government House,
Montserrat, this 29th day of
March, 1955, and in the fourth
year of Her Majesty's reign.
GOD SAVE THE QUEEN!

BY THE GOVERNOR OF THE
LEEWARD ISLANDS.

A PROCLAMATION.
K. W. BLACKBURNE,
Governor.

WHEREAS by subsection (3) of
section 7 of the Leeward Islands
Acts, 1871 to 1950, as amended, it is
provided that whenever there is
occasion for the election of a repre-
sentative member to the General
Legislative :Council from among the
members of an Island Council the
Governor shall by Proclamation
require the elected and nominated
members of the said Island Council
within such time as may be specified
by such Proclamation to elect such
member within the time so specified:
AND WHEREAS by the said sub-
section it is provided that the elected
and nominated members of the said
Island Council shall, in such manner
as may be provided by the Standing
Rules and Orders of such Council,
but subject to the provisions of the
said Act, elect such member within
the time so specified:
AND WHEREAS there is now
occasion for the election of two
representative members from among
the members of the Island Council of
Montserrat for the composition of the
General Legislative Council:
NOW, THEREFORE, I do by this
my Proclamation require the elected
and nominated members of the
Island Council of Montserrat, on or


before the 30th day of April, 1955, to
elect, from among the elected mem-
bers of the said Council, in such
manner as may be provided by the
Standing Rules and Orders thereof
but subject to the provisions of the
said Leeward Islands Acts, two
representative members of the said
General Legislative Council.
AND the elected and nominated
members of the Legislative Council
of the Presidency of Montserrat and
all others whom it may concern are
hereby required to take due notice
hereof and to govern themselves
accordingly.
GIVEN under my hand at the Gov-
ernment House, Antigua, this
,6th day of April, 1955, and in
the fourth 3 ear of Her Majesty's
reign.
GOD SAVE THE QUEEN
18/00031.

It is hereby notified for general
information that the tender for the
supply of 15000 half bags of flour for
the period May to July, 1955, has
been awarded to the following firm:-
Messrs S. R. MENDES, (Agents
for the St. Lawrence Flour Mills
Co., Montreal, Canada)-
15000 bags of 100 lb each of
Daily Bread brand flour at
$4.75 (Canadian) per bag C.I.F.
Antigua.
Administrator's Office,
Antigua.
1st April, 1955.
No. A. 40/18.

TRADE MARKS OFFICE.
ANTIGUA, 28th March, 1955.
PHILLIP MORRIS & CO, LTD.
INCORPORATED, of 100 Park
Avenue, New York, State of New
York, United States of America, have
applied for Registration of one Trade
Mark consisting of the following:-

MARLBOR1

in Class 45 that is to say: Cigarettes.
The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods for more
than 71 years before the date of
their said Application.


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THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


Any person may within three
months from the late of the first
appearance ,.--rtis Advertisement in
the Leeward Irlands Gazette, give
notice in duplicate at thl Trade
Marks Office, Antigua, of opposition to
registration of the said Trade Mark.

O. M. BRoWNIE,


Registrar of Trade Marks.


In the matter of the Estate of

EMANUEL GUMBS,

deceased.

(Unrepresented).

To all creditors of the above estate.

You are hereby notified that you
are to come in and prove your debts
and file your claims at the office of
the Administrator of Estates at the
Court House in the town of Basseterre
in the Island of Saint Christopher
against the said estate.

Creditors resident within the
Colony of the Leeward Islands are
to file their claims within four
months after the 15th day of March,
1955.

Creditors resident out of the said
Colony are to file their claims eight
months from the said 15th day of
March, 1955.

AND FURTHER TAKE NOTICE
that any creditors failing to file their
claims within the time above specified
will be excluded from any benefits
arising from the said Estate.

All persons indebted to the said
deceased are requested to pay the
amount of their respective debts to
me.

Dated the 15th day of March, 1955.


H. S. L. MOSELEY,

Administrator of Estates.


VACANT POST

Headmaster, Grammar School,

St. Vincent, B.W.I.


Applications are invited for the
post of Headmaster, the Grammar
School, St. Vincent, B.W.I.

The school is a Government Insti-
tution. It has at present a roll of
260 boys and takes pupils to the
Cambridge Certificate and Higher
School Certificate Standard.

Applicants should possess a degree
of a University within the British
Commonwealth, and should have had
teaching experience in a Secondary
School. Applicants should furnish
detailed accounts of their qualifica-
tions and experience together with
suitable testimonials, when submit-
ting their applications.


The salary of the post is in the
scale $3,840x120-4,560 (800x25
950) per annum. The point of
entry to the scale will depend on the
qualifications and experience of the
successful candidate, and he will be
on probation for one year. The
holder of the post has Civil Service
Status and the post is pensionable.
The appointment will be subject to
the passing of a satisfactory medical
examination.

Income Tax is payable in accord-
ance with local legislation.

Free passages on first appointment
will be provided for the officer, his
wife and children. Vacation leave
and leave passages are provided in
accordance with local regulations.

Applications must be addressed to
the Assistant Administrator & Estab-
lishment Officer, Government Office,
St. Vincent, B.W.I., and must reach
him not later than 31st July, 1955.
Ref. No. 12/00286.


POST OF SENIOR
ASSISTANT MISTRESS.

Girls' High School,
St. Vincent.
Applications are invited from suit-
ably qualified candidates for appoint-
ment to a post of Senior Assistant
Mistress, Girls' High School.

The school is a Government
Institution, the post is pensionable,
the appointment will be subject to
the passing of a satisfactory medical
examination, and will be on probation
for one year in the first instance.

Applicants should possess a degree
of a University within the British
Commonwealth, and must be able to
teach one of the subjects History,
Geography, French, Latin, to Higher
School Certificate standard, and one
to subsidiary level. They should
also have had teaching experience in
a Secondary School.

The salary of the post is in the
scale $2,016-96-2,688 (420-20-560)
per annum. Entry into the salary
scale will be determined according to
the qualifications and experience of
the candidate.

Free passage on first appointment
will be provided for the successful
candidate. Government officials are
liable to taxation imposed by local

enactments.

Applications accompanied by copies
of recent testimonials should be
addressed to the Assistant Adminis-
trator and Establishment Officer,
Government Office, St. Vincent, and
must reach him not later than the
30th April, 1955.


RAINFALL FIGURES.
Central Experiment Station.
Antigua.
1951. 1952. 1953. 1954. 1955.
Jan. 3.60 3.10 2.55 3.44 2.16
Feb. 1.88 1.60 1.02 2.45 .68
Mar. 1.09 1.62 5.60 1.08 .83
Apr. 2nd -
6.57 6.32 9.17 6.97 3.67


ANTIGUA.
Printed at the'Government Printing Office, Leeward Islands, by E. 31 BLACKMAN,
Government Printer.-By Authority,
1955.


[Price 4 cents


[7 April, 1955.




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