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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-
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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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VOL. LXXXIII. THURSDAY, 13TH OCTOBER, 1955.


Notices,


It is notified for general informa-
tion that His Excellency the Acting
Governor has been pleased to
appoint the Crown Attorney of
Antigua and the Administrative
Secretary of Antigua to be Official
Members of the Legislative Council
of that Presidency.
The Secretariat,
Antigua.
8th October, 1955.
c. 1-/0oo09.

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 Dr. A. I. BOYD,
District Medical Officer as a mem-
ber of the Central Board of Health
for the Presidency of Antigua in
place of Dr. C. R. LOCKER.
Administrator's Office,
Antigua.
1st September, 1955.
Ref. No.A. 9/39.

The Commissioner of Montserrat
has made the following appointment
under section 3 of the Marriage
Ordinance, 1921, (Montserrat N,. 6
of 1921) :-
The Reverend GORDON BENNETT,
to be a Marriage Officer with effect
from the 4th October, 1955.
Ref. No M. 8/1.

No. 105.
Appointments and transfers etc.,
in the public service, with effect from
the dates stated, are published for
general information:-
BROWNE, V. T. M., Junior Clerk,
Post Office, to be Senior Clerk,
Treasury, Antigua. Sep. 1
EMANUEL, A. A., Junior Clerk, to be
Senior Clerk, Treasury, Antigua.
Oct. 1
SIMON, C. E., Senior Clerk, Treasury,
to be Housing Executive Officer,
Antigua Oct. 1

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No. 106.
CONFIRMATION OF ORDINANCE.


The Secretary of State for the
Colonies has informed the Acting
Governor that the power of disallow-
ance will not be exercised in respect
of the undermentioned Ordinance.
Antigua.
No. 2 of 1955, "The Indus-
trial Development (Amendmen t)
Ordinance, 1955 "
Ref. No. 47100187.


TRADE MARKS OFFICE,
ANTIGUA, 6th October, 1955.
NEWTON, CHAMBERS & COM-
PANY, LIMITED, of Thorncliffe
near Sheffield, England, have applied
for Registration of one Trade Mark
consisting of the following:-

ZAL

in Class 2 that is to say:-Chemical
substances used for agricultural, hor-
ticultural, veterinary and sanitary
purposes:
and Class 3, that is to say:-Chemical
substances prepared for use in medi-
cine and pharmacy.
The Applicants claim that they
have used the said Trade Mark in
respect of the said goods for five years
before the date of their said Appli-
cation.
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, Antigna, of opposition
to registration of the said Trade Mark.
CECIL O. BYRON,
Acting Registrar of Trade Marks.


ACQUISITION OF LAND.
Notice required under Section
4 of the Land Acquisition
Act, 1944 (No. 1111944).

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that it appears to the Governor in
Council that the lands described in
the Schedule hereto and situate at


Liberta in the Parish of Saint Paul
in the Island of Antigua are likely to
be needed for purposes which in the
opinion of the Governor in Council
are public purposes, namely to erect
thereon a School, Health Centre,
Nurses Quarters and amenities, AND
that it is necessary to make a prelim-
inary survey of the said land.
SCHEDULE.
A piece or parcel of land contain-
ing approximately 20 acres situate in
the village of Liberta in the Parish of
Saint Paul in the Island of Antigua
and owned by the following, Stephen
R. Mendes, James Frederick, Berkeley
Jarvis, Robert Joseph, Antigua Trades
and Labour Union, Ellis Ferrence
and Charles Titus.

Dated the 19th day of September,
1955.
F. A. CLARKE,
Ag. Clerk of the Council.
Administrator's Office,
St. John's,
Antigua.
Ref. No. A. 46/64.


ACQUISITION OF LAND.

Notice required under Section
4 of the Land Acquisition
Act, 1944 (No. 11/1944).
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN
that it appears to the Governor in
Council that the lands described in
the Schedule hereto and situate at
John Hughes in the Parish of Saint
Mary in the Island of Antigua are
likely to be needed for purposes
which in the opinion of the Governor
in Council are public purposes,
namely, for housing purposes, AND
that it is necessary to make a prelim-
inary survey of the said land.
SCHEDULE.
A piece or parcel of land contain-
ing approximately 8 acres forming
part of land owned by John Richard
Francis known as Mill Hill Estate
and situate at John Hughes in the
Parish of Saint Mary in the Island of
Antigua.
Dated the 19th day of September,
1955.
F. A. CLARKE,
Ag. Clerk of the Conoil.
Administrator's Ofice,
St. John's,
Antigua.
Ref. No. A. 46/82.


No. 45.









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THE LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


Regional Economic Committee
of the British West Indies,
British Guiana and British
Honduras.
The Regional Economic Committee
invites applications from suitably
qualified persons for the following
post:

ASSISTANT TRADE COMMISSIONER
(STUDENTS) FOR THE BRITISWH
WEST INDIES, BRITISH GUIANA
AND BRITISH HONDURAS IN
CANADA

at an annual salary in the scale
$3,600X150-$4,800 Can. plus a
house. allowance of $1,200 Can. per
annum. Passages on assumption and
termination of appointment for the
Assistant Trade Conmmissioner and
family up to five in all from the
place of engagement will be paid by
the Committee.

The post does not at present carry
pension or superannuation rights.
The appointment will be for a period
of thi ee years in the first instance.

Candidates should be University
graduates preferably with experience
of University life in Canada. Prefer-
ence will be given to West Indians.

The Assistant Trade Commissioner
will be required to perform the duties
of students liaison officer and will be
under the general supervision of the
Trade Commissioner for the British
West Indies, British Guiana and
British Honduras in Canada, in whose
offices in Moftreal the student liai-
son headquarters will be located.

The Committee reserves the right
to fill the post by invitation if no
suitable application is received.

Applications furnishing full details
of candidate's 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 him
by 19th October, 1955.



Regional Economic Committee
of the British West Indies,
British Guiana and British
Honduras.
The Regional Economic Committee
invites applications from suitably
qualified persons for the following
post:

BRITISH CARIBBEAN STUDENTS
LIAISON OFFICER IN THE U.S.A.

at an annual salary in the scale of
$4,400 x 240- $5,120 (U.S.) A repre-
sentation allowance of $1,400 (U.S.)
per annum and a House allowance of
$1,4CO per annum are payable.
Passages on assumption and termina-
tion of appointment for the Liaison
Officer and family up to five in all


from and to the place of engagement
will be paid.

2. The post does not at present
carry pension or superannuation
rights. The appointment will be for
three years in the first instance.

3. Candidates should be Univer-
sity graduates conversant with experi-
ence of life and the educational
system in the U.S.A. and should
preferably have attended a U.S.A.
University.

4. The duties of the post include
advising students generally, in secur-
ing places for them in approved
universities, and in evaluating of
U.S.A. degrees in relation to their
equivalent in the United Kingdom
for purposes of recruitment to service
in the British Caribbean territories.
The Liaison Officer will keep Govern-
ments informed of educational devel-
opments in North America and keep
students in touch with employment
opportunities in the West Indies.

5. The Officer will be responsible
to British Caribbean Governments for
the execution of his duties but in the
matter of local discipline and admin-
istration, responsible to the U.K.
Colonial Attach6 in Washington. He
will also be required to assist the
Colonial Attach6 as occasion demands
in the execution of certain of his
routine duties relating to the West
Indies.

6. Headquarters will be in Wash-
ington under the aegis of the British
Embassy.

7. Applications furnishing full
details of candidate's 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 him
before the 19th October, 1955.
8. The Committee reserves the
right to fill the post by invitation if
no suitable application is received.


TRAFFIC NOTICE.


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 6 p. m. to
5.30 a. m.

Dated the 7th day of October,
1955.
E. M. V. JAMES, Lt. Col.,
Traffic Commissioner.
Ref. No.36/00004.


[13 October, 1955.


MONTSERRAT. LEEWARD ISLANDS.
The Land Acquisition Act.

(No. 11 of 1944)

DECLARATION.

Declaration dated 6th September,
1955, made under section 3 of the
Land Acquisition Act, 1944 (No.
11/1944) for the acquisition of certain
land in the Presidency of Montserrat
required for public purposes.

IT IS HEREBY DECLARED
that the Governor in Council with
the approval of the Legislative
Council of the Presidency of Mont-
serrat considers that the land
described in the Schedule hereto,
being a portion of the lands of
JAMES E. NEALE situate in the
village of Molyneux in the parish
of St. George, in the said Presi-
dency, should be acquired for public
purposes, namely, for the erectioni
of a clinic in the said Presidency.

SCHEDULE.

ALL that lot, piece or parcel of
land being a portion of the lands of
JAMES E. NEALE situate in the
village of Molynenx, in the Parish
of St. George in the Presidency of
Montserrat, and containing by
admeasurement 5489 square feet and
bounded as follows:-

On the north, measuring 121 feet,
and bounded by the public road;

On the south, measuring 117 feet,
and bounded by lands of JAMES E.
NEALE;

On the east, measuring 39 feet,
and bounded by lands of CASSELL;

On the west, measuring 53 feet,
and bounded by lands of the
aforesaid JAMES E. NEALE;

or howsoever otherwise the same
may be abutted, bounded, known,
distinguished or described,

Js. H. CARROTT,
Clerk to the Legislative Counctl.
Ref. No. 36/00004.



RAINFALL FIGURES.

Central Experiment Station,

Antigua.


Jan.
Feb.
Mat.
Apr.
May
June
July
Aug.
Sept.
o6t. 8th


1951. 1952. 1953. 195+. 1966,
3.60 3.10 2.55 3.44 2.16
1.68 1.60 1.02 2.45 .68
1.09 1.62 5.f60 1.08 .83
2.16 3.14 2.06 .49 1.75
10.54 3.07 1.50 3.83 2'.8
2.74 5.74 1.31 3.32 1.47
3.28 8.38 3.20 3.47 2.18
9.18 8.43 3.15 5.93 8.25
12.06 5.55 2.10 9.91 6.59
2.39 .04 .19 1.37 1.84
48.92 40.43 22.06 34.89" 27.49









13 October, 1955.] THE

MIONTSERRAT. LEEWARD ISLANDS.
The Land Acquisition Act.
(No. 11 of 1944)
DECLARATION.
Declaration dated 6th September,
1955, made under section 3 of the
Land Acquisition Act, 1944 (No.
11/1944) for the acquisition of certain
land in the Presidency of Montserrat
required for public purposes.
IT IS HEREBY DECLARED that
the Governor In Council with the
approval of the Legislative Council
of the Presidency of Montserrat con-
-siders that the land described in the
Schedule hereto, being a parcel of
land situate at Glendon in th town
of Plymouth, in the said PresRlency,
should be acquired for public pur-
poses, namely, for the erection of
a clinic in the said Presidency.
SCHEDULE.
ALL that lot, piece or parcel of
land situate at Glendon in the town
of Plymouth in the Presidency of
Montserrat containing by admeas-
urement 3552 square feet and
measuring and bounded on the
North measuring 94 feet and bound-
ed thereon by lands of Dagenham
Estate on the South measuring 47
feet 6 inches and bounded by
George Street and on the. West
measuring 58 feet and bounded
thereon by the land s of JOHN ROACH.

Js. H. CARROTT,
Clerk to the Legislative Council.


LEEWARD ISLANDS GAZETTE.


Post of Inspector of Schools,
St. Lucia.
Applications are invited for
appointment to the vacant pension-
able post of Inspector of Schools,
St. Lucia.
Qualifoiation: Trained Teacher,
well experienced in the work of
Primary Schools and preferably with
External academic and/or/ profes-
sional qualifications.
Salary: $2880x120-$3600 per
annum. Travelling and subsistence
allowance at the rate of $500 p.a.
will be paid.
Free passages for person selected
and family, in accordance with
Colonial Regulations.

Leave: An officer drawing a salary
of $3360 p.a. and over is eligible for
free return leave passages for himself
and his wife after 2 years of resident
service at 6 weeks per annum.
Duties: Inspection and supervision
of Primary Schools, assisting in the
organising of Teacher Training and
in the general administration of the
Education Department as required
by the Education Officer.
Applications giving full details of
qualifications and experience accom-
panied by not less than two
testimonials should be addressed to
the Administrator, Go vernment


Buildings, St. Lucia to reach him
not later than Saturday 29th October,
1955.
Government Buildings,
St. Luoia.
20th September, 1955.
13/00286.


Presidency of Antigua.
It is notified for general inforuma-
tion that tenders for the supply of
15,000 half-bags of flour during the
period 1st November, 1955 to the
31st Jan uary, 1956, have been
awarded to the following firms:-

(a) MESSRS. GEO. W. BENNETT,
S BRYSON & Co., LTD.
800 bags of "Canada Cream"
brand flour of 100 lbs. each at $4.73
(Can) per bag, C. I. F. Antigna,
manufactured by the Western Canada
Flour Mills, Toronto, Canada.

(b) MESSRS. JOSE ANJO, LTD.
14,200 bags of "White Ribbon"
brand flour of 100 lbs. each at $4.68
(Can) per bag C. I. F. Antigua,
manufactured by the Lion Mills,
Ltd, Canadn.
Administrator's Ofice,
Antigua.
6th October, 1955.


ANTIGUA.
Printed at the Government Printing OIIce, Leeward Islandb, by E. M. BLACKMAN,
Government Printer.-By Authority
1955.


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