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Publication Date: October 16, 1951
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Dates or Sequential Designation: v. 1, no. 1 (1868)-v. 112, no. 48 (Tues., 23 Oct. 1979)
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    Statutory Rules and Orders No. 98: The Dangerous Drugs (Application) Order, 1951
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    Statutory Rules and Orders No. 99: Proclaiming Monday, the 5th day of Novemeber, 1951, to be observed as a Bank Holiday throughout the Colony
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    Statutory Rules and Orders No. 100:The Prices Control (Amendment No. 36) Notice, 1951
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    Supplement to Gazette: The Administration Reports on the Colonial Treasurer and Public Relations Office for the year 1950
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SAINT VINCELNT


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE


Vlablished by Authvritg.


VOL. 84.] SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 16 OCTOBER, 1951. [No. 54.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

FIRST PUBLICATION.
DECLARATION UNDER SECTION 3 OF THE LAND ACQUISITION OR-
DINANCE, NO. 22 OF 1946, OF THE ACQUISITION OF TWO AREAS
OF LAND TOTALLING 40 ACRES, 3 ROODS, 11 POLES, PART OF
THE GLEN ESTATE, IN THE PARISH OF ST. GEORGE IN THE
ISLAND OF SAINT VINCENT, THE PROPERTY OF THE WESLEYAN
METHODIST MISSIONARY TRUST ASSOCIATION OF 24 BISHOPS-
GATE LONDON, E.C. 2, ENGLAND.

WHEREAS it is provided by subsection (1), (2) and (3) of section 3 of the
Land Acquisition Ordinance, No. 22 of 1946, that-
(a) if the Governor in Council considers that any land should be acquired
for a public purpose he may cause a declaration to that effect to be
made in the manner provided by this section and the declaration shall
be conclusive evidence that the land to which it relates is required for
a public purpose ;
(b) every declaration shall be published in two ordinary issues of the
Gazette and copies thereof shall be posted on one of the buildings (if
any) on the land or exhibited at suitable places in the locality in which
the land is situate, and in the declaration shall be specified the follow-
ing particulars relating to the land which is to be acquired-
(i) the parish or district in which the land is situate,
(ii) a description of the land, giving the approximate area and such
other particulars as are necessary to identify the land,
(iii) in cases where a plan has been prepared,
(iv) the place where, and the time when, a plan of the land can be
inspected,
(v) the public purpose for which the land is required.
(c) upon the second publication of the declaration in the Gazette as afore-
said the land shall vest absolutely in the Crown ; and
WHEREAS the Governor in Council considers that the two areas of land
-described in the Schedule hereto should be acquired for a public purpose, to
wit, the establishment of a new pauper asylum ;nd home for the aged poor, and





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316 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 16 OCTOBER, 1951.-(No. 54).


WHERBAS the Wesleyan Methodist Missionary Trust Association of 24
Bishopsgate, London, E.C. 2, England, the owners of the said land have agreed
to accept the sumn of forty-three thousand two hundred dollars ($43,200) as com-
pensation for the acquisition of the same :
NOW THEREFORE I, WALTER FLEMING COUTTS the officer administering
the Government of the Colony of Saint Vincent with the advice and consent of
the Executive Council of the said Colony do hereby declare that the two areas
of land described in the Schedule hereto shall be acquired for a public purpose,-
to wit, the establishment of a new pauper asylum and home for the aged potr.

SCHEDULE.

(a) ALL THAT lot piece or parcel of land formerly part of the Glen Estate
in the Parish of St. George in the Island of Saint Vincent containing
by admeasurement one (1) acre three (3) roods and eleven (11) poles as
shown in a Plan or Diagram marked s annexed to an Indenture dated
the eighteenth day of May one thousand nine hundred and twelve (re-
corded in the Registry of Saint Vincent in Liber A Volume 6 Page 465)
made between Charles James Simmons of the one part and John
William Dougan of the other part and which said piece or parcel of
land is bounded as shown and described by the said Plan or Diagram;
a copy of which may be seen at the Surveys Office between 9 a.m.
and 4 p.m. except on Wednesdays when the hours will be between
9 a.m. and 12 noon.
(b) ALL T'AT lot piece or parcel of land formerly part of the Glen Estate
in the Parish of St. George in the Island of Saint Vincent containing
by admeasurement thirty-six (36) acres twelve (12) poles and included
within a pink line and abutted and bounded as the same is delineated
or described in a Plan or Diagram marked s a copy of which may be
seen at the Surveys Office between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. except on Wednes-
days when the hours will be between 9 a.m. and 12 noon annexed to an
Indenture dated the twenty-first day of May one thousand nine hun-
dred and twelve (recorded in the Registry of Saint Vincent in Liber A
Volume 6 Page 472) made between Charles James Simmons of the one
part and John William Dongan of the other part the two areas of land
aforesaid totalling 40 acres, 3 roods, 11 poles TOGETHER WITH all
buil'lings aR..d epc.t, o! s thoroon hut SAVE andl EXCEPT such areas as
may have hben excliulod and reserved by a deed of conveyance of the
s:id prolert y xeentc'd between Owen Douglas Br'ishi n' :'s Verd(or and
the Wesleyan MAe'thob',lit Missionary Trust Association as purchasers
datitl the 27 b d!:iv of .Tune, 1932. and recorded in the Registry of Saint
Vincent in Liber N, VYlumo C6 at Page 70.
Datedl this 1ltl dH y l of October. 1951.
W. F. COUTTS,
Admin istrator.

No. 493. six wi oks' vacation leave with effect
APPOI NTi MENT. from 20th October. 195].
lthh October. 1951.
Mrt. I!.E. WILLIAM -, A-istant Mater, 1tP. F. 560).
r nSt. Ofiit Iin:nnine;t j -No. -195.
Coi rrun i lng ti.' S!. \iirc. t: (-r:unniarIE.
Soit (l'l~e~l (n'p., with the. rii I l SCHIOLARSHIPS SELECTION
ol C w tOM comm'TTEE.
Lieuwen:,in:. witi effect' rn,, !,rrO the v Oh
October, 1951. \Vith reference to G6overnmin t Notice
J6thi Oct) I r, 1. 51. No. 573 of: 20ti l Deceiner, l'i49., notily-
(E. 806:35) iln the appointment of a Nchtoli ship
Selection Committee. the Assistani Ad-
No. 491. miniiitrator & Estallis-hiiint Oflicer has
LEAVE NOTICE. bec(i appoint ted to plaice th' Govern-
mllt',. Secretary on the (Commniittte and
VACATION LEAVE. will therl'ore ,mow perfo in the func-
tiis o of Chairmln of ite Comlinittce.
Miss (Ai.XE-i lhtoss, C(lrk to the Pilb-l 16th October, 1951.
lie R1-hitons O(lice", hi:s I).e.I g''.;i ited (E. 36/1948).















SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 16 OCTOBER, 1951.-(No. 54). 311


No. 485.
TENDERS FOR GOVERNMENT
SERVICES.



CONVEYANCE OF MAILS, PARCELS,
PASSENGERS, AND CARGO (LEEWARD).



Tenders will be received at Govern-
ment. Office up to 3 p.m. on lThursday,
8th November, 1951, for the conveyance
daily of mails including Parcel Post
mails from, to, and between each and all
the Post Offices ol' Kingstown, Layou,
Barrouallie, Curnberland, Trounaca,
Chateaubelair and Qaestelles on the Lee-
ward Coast of the Island of St. Vincent
by Motor Launch from 1st January,
1952.
2. The motor Launch will be required
to leave Chateaulelair at about 7 a.m.
daily except on the Thursday following
the first Wednesday of each month, and
to return to Chateaubelair leaving Kings-
town at about 3.00 p.m. daily except on
the first Weduesday only of each month.
On the first Wednesday of each month
the launch will be required to leave
Kingstown for Chateaubelair at about
1.30 p.m. and return to Kingstown the
same evening leaving Chatcaubelair at
7,00 p.m. The hours of leaving Chateau-
belair and Kingstown may be modified
by the Colonial Postmaster.
3. The Motor Launch will he required
to provide a service for the carriage of
passengers and cargo at the present fixed
rates which will be supplied to-intended
Tendeerrs, if required, on application at
Government Office and to call on the
itinerary in each direction at Clare
Valley for this purpose and for the pur-
pose of collecting the mails from and
delivering the mails to Questelles Post
Office.
4. All mails will be delivered at and
collected from the General Post Ollice
and District Post. Offices except that
where such provision is made mails may
be delivered to and collected from tlhe
niin carriers of the District Post Offices.
5. The con tract will be for a period of
one year to 31st December. 1952.
G. T-nders should state the allmonllt of
subsidy required and should he address-
ed to the Establishment Offic-r. Govern-
ment Office, and distinctly marked
*Tondler for Conveyance of Mails.
Passengers, and Cargo (Leeward)".
7. Tih' Government does not. 1in d
itself to accept the lowest or any tender.
9th October, 1951.
(Q. 5/194.). .


No. 486.
MOTOR CAR SERVICE.

Sealed Tenders are invited for the
provision of motor cars for the convey-
ance of public officers during 1952.
The Tenders submitted should con-
tain particulars of the charges proposed
to be made for waiting. Rates submit-
ted should not. exceed those contained
in Statutory Roles and Orders, No. 15 of
1947.
The contract will be terminable by
one month's notice on either side, and
thle person to whom the contract is
awarded will be required to enter into a
bond with Government for the satisfact-
ory performance of the contract.
Tende s close at 3 p.m. on Th'arsday,
8th/ November, 1951, and should he ad-
dressed to the Establishment Officer,.
and distinctly marked on the envelope
"Tenders for Motor Car Service".
Government does not bind itself to
accept the lowest or any tender.
9th October, 1951.
(.P. 21/44)


No. 496.
FRESH FISH FOR GOVERNMENT
INSTITUTIONS.

Sealed Tenders will be received at
Government Office until 3.00 p.m. on
Thursday, 15th November, 1951, for the
supply to the Government Institutions,
for the year 1952, of fresh fish as may be
daily or otherwise required for the use
of the Institutions.
Tenders are to be addressed to the
Establishment Officer, Go vernm en t
Office, and distinctly marked on the
envelope "Tender for supply of fresh
fish". Any delivery charge-which
wonld be payable only when deliveries
are made in respect of each of the four
Government Instintuicinsto be supplied-
slioull be stated on the Tender seplarate
from the actual price of the commodity.
T'he Government does not bind itself
to accept the lowest or any tender.
16th October, 1951.
(W 61/i195i).



No. 497.
LE( IS..ATION.

The Right Hononrable the Secretary
of State for the Colonies has notified that
His Majesty the KrNG will not be advised
to exercise his power of disallowance in
respect of the following Ordinance of
this Government :-














318 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 16 OCTOBER, 1951.-(No. 54).


No. 21 of 1951.-The Entertainments
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1951.
(J. 12/1948).
16th October, 1951.

No. 498.
The following documents are publish-
ed with this issue of the Gazette :-
S.R. & O. No. 98.-The Dangerons
Drugs (Application) Order, 1951.
(J. 49/1948).

S.R. & O. No. 99.-Proclaiming Mon-
day, the 5th day of November,
1951, to be observed as a Bank
Holiday throughout the Colony.
(W. 20/1939).

S.R. & O. No. 100.-The Prices Con-
trol (Amendment No. 36) Notice,
1951.
(T. 20/1949).
16th October, 1951.

No. 499.
SUPPLEMENT TO GAZETTE.

The Administration Reports on the
Colonial Treasurer and Public Relations
Office for the year 1950, are published
with this issue of the Gazette.
16th October, 1951.

No. 500.
BANK HOLIDAY.

By virtue of a Proclamation issued
with this Gazette (S.R. &. 0. No. 99),
Monday, 5th November, 1951, (Thanks-
giving Day) being a Bank Holiday, all
Public Offices will be closed on that day.
16th October, 1951.
(W. 20/1939).

No. 501.
MISCELLANEOUS NOTICE.

MEETING OF COMMONWEiALTH MINIS-
TERS ON SUPPLY AND PRODUCTION
MATTERS.

The final session of the Meeting of
Commonwealth Ministers concerned
with Supply and Production was held in
London on 27th September. The pur-
pose of the meeting was to exchange
views and ideas on the problems that
faced the whole Commonwealth on the
production and exchange of both raw
materials and manufactured goods.
Arrangements were agreed upon for
the fuller exchange of information and


for facilitating deliveries of United
Kingdom exports to Commonwealth
countries.
(Sec. 14/1949).
By Command,
F. A. PHILLIPS,
Acting Government Secretary.

GOVERNMENT OFFICE,
16th October, 1951.


VACANT POST.

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE,
DOMINICA-FOREST SERVICE.

Applications are invited to fill five (5)
vacancies for surveyors in Dominica.
The posts are not pensionable.
Contracts will be for a three-year
period with possibility of renewal.
Consolidated salary within the scale
$2,400-$3,360 per annum according to
qualifications anti experience. Subsis-
tence Allowance at the rate of $3.60 per
night out when working away from
home. Allowance and Mileage for trans-
port at local rates should the officer be
required to maintain a car or motor
cycle. Housing is not provided and
single men will be given preference for
this reason.
The work calls for' self-reliant and
active men capable of taking decisions
and living under rough conditions when
necessary. Main duties involve surveys
of small acreages under a land Control
Scheme. At least 2 years experience
in carrying out Theodolite traverses and
plotting without supervision is essential.
Applications stating age, whether sin-
gle or married, qualifications, details of
experience during the past two years,
and enclosing copies of two references
should be submitted to the Chief Forest
Officer, De[prtment of Agriculture,
Roseau, Dominioa.
Government O fice.
Roseau,
Dominica.
28th September, 1951.


DEPARTMENTAL AND
OTHER NOTICES.

EDUCATION NOTICE,

GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL.

The Entrance Examination for pupils
who wish to be admitted to the Girls'
Hich School in January, 1952 will be
held at the High School on Saturday,
November 3rd at 10.00 a.m.














SAINT VINCENT TUESDAY, 16 OCTOBER, 1951.-(No, 54). 3i!


Candidates should bring birth certifi-
cates, and all writing materials except
paper.

J. M. BUCHAN,
Headmistress.

11th October, 1951.



TREASURY NOTICES.

SMALL TOWN RATES.

Notice is hereby given that the under-
mentioned Houses and Land appearing
in the Rate Rolls of the "Town of
Layou" as in the ownership or occupa-
tion of the persons named hereunder,
have been levied upon by virtue (of a
warrant issued under the Local Govern-
ment Ordinance, No. 17 of 1951 and
will be put up for Sale on the 20th
October, 1951.

V. D. ARCHER.
Colonial Treasurer.

TREASURY,
ST. VINCENT,
2nd October, 1951.


LAYOU
Antoine, Alfred
Billingy, Arthur J.
Browne, Denton
Byam, Frederick
Bobb, Obadiah
Cyrus, Clara
Charles, Dora
Dennie, Harley
Daniel, Thomas
Daniel, Maggie
Fraser, John
Gabriel, Celestina
Grant, James
Gregg, Est. of Rhemus
Grant, Charles
Grant, Pearl
Howell, Ada
Hinds, William
Hanaway, Daniel
Isles, Elf rida
Jenkins, Mary
John, Josiah
Miller, Edwin
Martin. Amos
Moze, William
Norton, Christiana
Primus, George
Sprott, Meta
St. Hill, Eliza
Simon, Lazar.ns
Skeritt, Josiah
Edwards, Virgina
Westfield, Henry-
Watson, Cyril
Young, Elsia


1 Lot
1 Mouse
1 House
1 Lot
1 House
1 House
I House
. tlouse
1 Lot
1 House
1 House
1 House
1 House
1 Lot
1. House
I House
I lHuse
1 House
I -louse
1 House
1 House
1 House
I House
1 House
1 House
1 House
1 House
1 House
1 House
1 House
1 House
1 House
1 House
1 House
1 House


Notice is hereby given that the under-
mentioned Houses and Land appearing
in the Rate Rolls of the various Small
Towns" as in the ownership or occupa-
tion of the persons named hereunder,
have been levied upon by virtue of a
Warrant issued under the Local Govern-
ment Ordinance, 1951 and will be offer-
ed for sale at 12 o'clock noon on
Saturday Srd November, 1951, at the
Treasury for the recovery of the Taxes
due thereon.

V. D. ARCHER,
Colonial Treasurer.
TREASURY,
ST. VINCENT,
11th October, 1951.
BARROUALLIE.


Alexander, Benson
Alexander, S. M.
Ashton, Garland.
Barbour, John
Badnock, Alexander
Blugh, Horatio
Boyde, Moses of Hrs.
Butcher, Edward of Hrs.
Browne. John
Bulze, Earnest
Cunningham, Gladys
Campbell, Adolphus
Carr, Oletha
Chambers, Nicholas
Cork, Martha
Deleisha, Vivian
Findlay, Norman
Frederick, Swaby
Gabriel. Percy
Gloster, Williamn
Jack, Henry of llrs.
Jack, Richard of Hre.
James, Gwendolyn
Jeffers. Dorothy
John, Jeshuram
John, William of Hrs.
Jolihn, ( Gorg E.
Kirby, Arnild 1'E.
Kirby, Emily
Kirby, Rellonl
Kirb)y, Carlos
King, Rer.a
Lloy. Leonard
Matthews, George
Mason, Joseph
Morgan, Nathaniel of Hrs.
Morgan, Syble
Mulrain, Richard
Nash, Edgar
Nichols. Anne
O'garro, Wil moth
Qnow. Benjamin
,Rodney, Harold
Roberts, Charles
LAYOU.
Lynch, Jonathan
Adams, Randolph
Audain, Webster


House
House
House
House
house
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
House
]louse
HIouse
House
House
Honse
House
House
House
House
House
HI house
House
House
House
House
House
House
House


Lot
House
House














320 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 16 OCTOBER, 1951.-(No. 54).


SALE OF UNCLAIMED PROPERTY.

It is notified for general information
that the owners of the following articles
found on streets or taken possession of
by the Police cannot be ascertained, and
it is intended to sell them by auction at
Central Police Station at 3 p.m. on
Wednesday 31sl October, 1951:--
15 drills & bits
1 Auger
1 Claw hammer
1 pair pinchers
1 small tin red paint
6 pieces brown soap
80 candles
1 cigarette case
2 lady's hand bags
1 Daisy hand sewing machine
1 hatchet
1 Stanley iron plane
1 large tin cream paint
1 small sack fine salt
11 pints Pilsner Beer
2 bundles twine
1 flashlight
2 men's felt hats
Sbag arrowroot starch
2 bottles Quinquina Wine
1 bucket containing lard.

W. I. RANDOLPH, Lt-Col.,
Superintendent of Police.
2nd October, 1951.


SAINT VINCENT.
IN THE SUPREME COURT OF THE
WINDWARD ISLANDS AND
LEEWARD ISLANDS.

(Summary Jurisdiction)
A.D 1951

Suit No. 21
Between
IRENE NANTON Pl..i, '
and
SAMUEL A. MARTIN Defendant

NOTICE is hereby given that on
Saturday the 27th day of October, 1951,
between the hours of 12 o'clock noon
and 3 p.m. there will be put up for sale
at the Court House in Kingstown the
undermentioned goods and chattels the
property of the abovenamed defendant
SAMUEL A. MARTIN levied upon by
virtue of a writ of seizure and sale
issued in the above suit:-
One house the sides boarded and the
roof covered with shingles situate
on the lands of the defendant at
Biabou in Charlotte Parish.


Dated this 25th day of September,
1951.
D. ELSON WEEKS,
Acting Registrar Supreme Court.


SAINT VINCENT.
IN THE SUPREME COURT OF THE
WINDWARD ISLANDS AND
LEEWARD ISLANDS.

(Original Jurisdidtion)
A.D. 1950


Suit No. 2
Between
JOHN A. DASOUZA
an d
SAMUEL GEORGE


Plaintiff

Defendant


NOTICE is hereby given that on
Saturday the 20th day of October, 1951,
between the hours of 12 o'clock noon
and 3 p.m. there will be put up for sale
at the Court House in Kingstown the
undermentioned goods and chattels the
property of the abovenamed defendant
SAMUEL GEORGE levied upon by vir-
tue of a writ of seizure and sale issued
in the above suit:-
One house the sides boarded and the
roof covered with galvanize iron
situate at Stubbs in St. George's
Parish.
Dated the 26th day of September,
1951.
1). ELSON WEEKS,
Actilg Registrar Supreme Court.


ARROWROOT BOARD NOTICE.

The values of the respective Grades
of Arrowroot and the proportions of
such values to be advanced by the Saint
Vincent Co-operative Arrowroot Asso-
cinticii liave been fixed by the Arrow-


Sot, loar di ;as under :


iS ` E(2_


S $12.00 $6.00 $9.60
2 10.00 5.00 8.00
3 9.00 4.50 7.20
4 8.00 4.00 6.40
5 7.00 3.50 5.60


C. V. BABER


ISAACS,
Secretary.


11th October, 1951.


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SAINT VINCENT.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS DEC 11

1951, No. 98.



THE DANGEROUS DRUGS (APPLICATION) ORDE


(Gazetted 16th October, 1951).


WHEREAS by subsection (2) of section 13 of the Dangerous Drugs Ordinance, 1937,
(hereinafter referred to as "the principal Ordinance") power is conferred upon
the Governor to declare by Order in Council that Part V of the principal Ordinance
shall apply to any drug of whatever kind in the same manner as it applies to drugs
mentioned in subsection (1) of section 13 of the principal Ordinance if it appears
to the Governor in Council that the drug is or is likely to be productive, if
improperly used, or is capable of being converted into a substance which is or is
likely to be productive, if improperly used, of ill effects substantially of the same
character or nature as or analogous to those produced by morphine or cocaine :
AND WH'iBEAS it appears to the Governor that the drugs specified in the
Schedule to this Order are productive, if improperly used, or are capable of being
converted into a substance which is or is likely to be productive, if improperly used,
of ill effects substantially of the same character or nature as or analogous to those
produced by morphine or cocaine;
Now THEREFORE, the Governor in pursuance of the power conferred upon him
by subsection (2) of section 13 of the principal Ordinance is pleased, by and with
the advice of the Executive Council, to order, and declare, and it is hereby ordered
and declared as follows :-
1. Part V of the principal Ordinance (which provides that it shall not be
lawful to import or export any drug to which that Part applies except in
accordance with Part VI of the principal Ordinance) shall apply to the drugs
specified in the Schedule to this Order in the same manner as the said Part V
applies to the drugs mentioned in subsection (1) of section 13 of that Ordinance.
2. This Order may be cited as the Dangerous Drugs (Application) Order, 1951.

SCHEDULE.
Dihydrocodeine, -its salts and any preparation, admixture, extract or other
substance containing any proportion of dihydrocodeine.
Acetyldihydrocodeine, its salts and any preparation, admixture, extract or
other substance containing any proportion of acetyldihydrocodeine.
4-Propionoxy-4-phenyl-l-methyl-3-ethylpiperidine, its salts and any preparation,
admixture, extract or other substance containing any proportion of 4-propionoxy-
4-phenyi-1 methyl-3-ethyl-piperidine.

32I 372S S-p-. 1

SS/5-s








266

3-Hydroxy-N-methylmorphinan, its salts and any preparation, admixture,
extract or other substance containing any proportion of 3-hydroxy-N-niethylmor-
phinan.


Made by the Governor in Council this 6th day of October, 1951.

HENRY H. WILLIAMS,
Acting Clerk of Executive Council.
(J 49/1948).


PRINTED BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT.
[ Price 8 cents. ]
1951.










SAINT VINCENT.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS, ~f FL%

1951, No. 99. N
DEC 11 1
(Gazetted 16th October, 1951). .\

BY THE ADMINISTRATOR.

A PROCLAMATION.
[ L.S.]

W. F. COUTTS,
Administrator.

WHEREAS by section 7 of the Bank Holidays Ordinance, Cap. 161, it is enacted
that it shall be lawful for the Govarnor in Council from time to time, by
Proclamation in the Gazette, to appoint a special day to be observed as a Bank
Holiday throughout the Colony.

AND WHEREAS it is meet that a day should be set apart at the close of the
Hurricane Season for General Thanksgiving for our preservation from the elements
and for other blessings vouchsafed to us to be duly observed in all Churches,
Chapels and other places of worship.

Now THEREFORE I do, with the advice of the Executive Council, and pursuant
to the authority in me vested by the said Ordinance, hereby appoint Monday, the
5th day of November, 1951, to be observed as a Bank Holiday throughout the
Colony, so that it may be set apart for General Thanksgiving as aforesaid.

GIVEN under my hand and the Public Seal of the Colony of Saint Vincent at
the Government Office in the said Colony this 11th day of October in the
year of Our Lord One thousand nine hundred and fifty-one and in the
Fifteenth Year of the Reign of His Majesty King George the Sixth.

GOD SAVE THE KING !
(W. 20/1939)


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KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT.
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SAINT VINCENT.

STATUTORY RULES AND

1951, No. 100.


PRICES CONTROL (AMENDMENT NO. 36) NOTICE.


(Gazetted 16th October, 1951).



1. Short title. This- Notice should be cited as the Prices Control
(Amendment No. 36) Notice.

2. Amendment I. The first schedule Part A to the Prices Control Order
1947 (S.R. & O. No. 25) is hereby amended by deleting all the words, figure's and
symbols cccuring in the columns opposite the articles : Crude Coconut; Oil, At
Factory," Oil Refined-Deodoriscd Coconut Oil, At Factory," Copra," and
substituting therefore the following :
FIRST SCHEDULE--PART A.


Article.


Crude Coconut Oil-
(At Factory :
$1.77 per gallon)
Oil Refined-
Edible Deodorised
Coconut Oil-
(At Factory:
$2.34 per gallon)

Copra (per 100 -bs.)


Maximum Wholesale Price.










$9.00


Maximum Retail Price.


Area "A"



23c. per re-
puted pint


Area" B" & Area C"



23 c. per reputed pint


[P. T. 0.]


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3. Amendment II. The prices set out hereunder are the Maximum
prices for which the articles enumerated may be sold in the Colony and the First
Schedule Part B to the Prices Control Order (S.R. & O. No. 25) is hereby amended
by deleting all the words, figures and symbols occurring in the columns opposite the
articles : "Lard-Barbados," and substituting therefore the following:

FIRST SCHEDUL--PART B.

Article. Uah.inmr Wholesale PY, 're. it.riif"nim i-ettil P i ,e.

A,)~ Ia Aj-ea~B B A. i fl W7'

Lard-Barbados ... $12.38 per pail of 25 lbs. 56c. per lb. 57c. per lb. 58c. p.-,r lb.

Area A" means the town of Kingstown and within one mile thereof.
Area B means all other places throughout the Colony other than those
mentioned in Areas A nd C ".
Area "C" means all the villages of Overland, Sandy Bay, Owia, Fancy,
SWindsor Forest and the S'. Vincent Grenadines.

Made by the Compel nt Authority under section 30 of the Prices Control
Order 1947 (S.R. & O. No. 25) this 13th day of October, 1951.
A. V. SPROTT,
Controller of Supplies.
(T 20/1949)

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1

COLONIAL TREASURER'S REPORT FOR THE YEAR


Treasury
St


Sir,
I have the honour to submit m.y report on the Treasury, Cu
Excise Department for the financial year ended 31.12.50.


ACCOUNTS OF THE COLONY.
2. Financial Position :
Colony Reserve Fund at 1st January, 1950 ...... ...... ...... ...... $ 96,985
Other Surplus Assets ...... ............ ..... ........... ...... 361,254

458,239
Revenue for the year 1950 ...... ...... ... ...... ...... ..... ...... ...... 1,784,347

2,242,586
Expenditure for the year 1950 (inclusive of expenditure on Colonial
Development and Welfare Schemes) ...... ....... .... ...... 1,019,991

Surplus at 31st Decem ber, 1950 ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... 322,595
Plus Appreciation in value of investments at 31st December, 1959 ...... 5,235

Net Surplus assets at 31st December, 1950 (exclusive of the sum of
$12,502.00 due to this Colony by the Imperial Government on
account of Colonial Development alcd Welfare Schemes up to 1950
and exclusive of $60,000.00 moiciy of the Eruption Fund loaned i,o
the Government of St. Lucia in 1948 free of interest for 10 years) 257,.33


PUBLIC DEBT.


. 576,93


3. The Public Debt of the Colony at 31st December, 1950 was
Debenture Holders for


Land Settlement Purposes Loans, 1932/35
Lowmans/Biabou Water Supply Loan, 1934
Kingstown Board Water Supply Loan, 1930
Public Purposes Loan, 1937 ...... ......
Telephone Reconstruction Loan, 1938
Hydro-Electric Loan, 1949 ...... ...
Water Supply Loan, 1949 ...... ...
Rural Water Supply Loan 1950 ...... ...
Crown Agents for
Electric Light, Telephone and Road Loan
Electricity Generating Unit Loan ...... ......


............ 19,680
.. .... ...... 4,800
...... ....... 480
...... 43,488
......... 7,200
...... ...... ...... ...... 120,000
...... 120,000
...... 57,600

............ ...... $ 127,850
...... 17,455










Colonial Development Fund for
Co-onerative Arrowroot Association
Road Improvement ......
Housing Scheme
Ice and Cold Storage Plant ...... ......
Public Health ...... ......
Syrup Investigations ...... ...... .. ...
Colonial Development and Welfare Schemes for
Purchase Union Estate, Bequia ...... ......
Camden Park Estate ...... ......
Portion of Island of Canouan ...... ..


Accumulated funds towards redemption of above ......

Net Public Debt ......


14,785
3,708
10,432
...... 4,090
...... 1,296
..... 3,057

...... 4,550
.... 7,969
...... 8,464

$ 576,903
...... ... ...... 174,442

...... ...... $ 402,461


which includes the sum of $480 for the Kingstown Board and $14,785 for the
Co-operative Arrowroot Association for which the Colony is only responsible in
case of default by either of those Bodies.


REVENUE.

4. The approved Estimate of Revenue, $1,691,418 was subdivided as follows :-
Local R revenue ...... ...... ..... ...... ...... ..... ...... ...... 1,337,922
Reimbursement on account of Colonial Development Schemes ...... 353,496

1,691,418
Tihe actual receipts for local revenue were in excess of the estimated amount
by $83,572, while receipts from Colonial Development and Welfare Schemes showed
an excess of $9357, the total increase being $92,929.


The main items which were responsible for the increase
the amounts realized are tabulated below :-
Head 1 Customs
Import Duties......... .....
Warehouse Rent ...... ......

Head 3 Excise Duties ......
Head 4 Other Duties ......
Head 7 Port and Harbour Dues
Tonnage Dues..... ......
Port Dues ............
Head 8 Fees of Court ......
Hzad 11 Interest ......


in local revenue and


$ 516,143
3,839


$ 9,940
3,069


519,982

133,938
84,214


13,009
123,358
14,266

$ 888,767







3

The following items were less than anticipated by the amounts set out below :
Head 3 Licences
M otor Vehicles etc. ............ ...... ...... ...... 3,906


Head 6 Taxes
Income Tax ...... ......
Head 9 Post Office ......
Head 10 Electricity, Telephones & Refrigeration
Head 12 Sales and Leases of Crown Lands


...... 22,754
...... 9,588
897
............ 2,857

$ 39,952


EXPENDITURE.
The following table shows the amounts estimated for expenditure :
Ordinary Expenditure .. ...... ..
Public Works Extraordinary ...... ........ ......
Colonial Development and Welfare Schemes ...... ..........


1,399,347
49,020
353,496

$1,801,863


Actual expenditure from local funds was in excess of the estimate while
expenditure on Colonial Development and Welfare Schemes fell below expectation.
The tabular summary hereunder will illustrate the position :-


Ordinary Expenditure ...... .....
Public Works Extraordinary ......
Colonial Development and Welfare Schemes


More than
Estimated
156,410
98,222


Less than
Estimated


136,504


$ 254,632 $ 136,504
The detailed position with respect to ordinary expenditure shows that excesses
occurred as shown hereunder :-
Head 1. Governor ...... ...... ...... ... ...... 409
2. Legislature ...... ........ ...... ...... ...... 3,933
6A. Central Road Authority ...... ...... .... ...... 43,301
7. Charitable ...... ...... ...... ...... ... ...... ...... 204
10. E electricity ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... .... 16,286
12. Labour ...... ...... ...... ..... ...... 557
14. Legal ...... ...... ...... ..... ...... 132
15. M medical ...... ............ ...... ...... .... ...... 11,035
16. M miscellaneous ...... ........ ...... ..... ...... 61,159
17. Pensions ...... ...... .... ...... 1,556
18. P police ...... ...... ...... ...... .... .... ...... 3,493
19. Port and M arine .... ...... ..... ..... ...... 605
20. Post Office ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... 387
21. Prisons ...... ...... .... ........... .... ...... 13,760
25. Public Works Annually Recurrent ...... ...... ...... 18,202
23. Public Works Extraordinary ...... ...... ..... ...... 98,222
27. Social W welfare .... .... ..... ...... ... ...... ...... 25
27A. St. Vincent Grenadines ...... ..... ..... ...... .... 594
28. Subventions ...... ...... .... ...... ...... 6,943
..$ 280,803








Savings resulted under the following items :
Head 3. Administration ...... ......
4. Agriculture ......
5. Audit ...... .....
6B. Central Water Authority ...... ..... ......
8. Colonial Development and Welfare Schemes
9. Education .....
11. Judicial ...... ......
13. Lands and Survey ...... ....
22. Public Debt ...... ..
23. Public Library ...... ....
24. Public Works Department ...... ......
29. Supply Control ...... ......
30. Telephones ...... ......
31. Treasury ...... ............ ..........


2,706
2,505
310
4,354
136,504
7,069
6
368
83
107
3,855
581
31
4,196

$ 162,675


COMPARISONS.

6. The Revenue for the year 1950 showed a decrease of $42,317 as compared
with the Revenue for 1949.
Revenue 1949 ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... .... .. ... $1,826,664
Revenue 1950 ...... ...... .. ...... ...... .. ...... ...... 1,784,347

Decrease...... $ 42,317

On the other hand the expenditure for the year was $117,799 more than in the
year 1949 as indicated below :-
Expenditure 1949 ..... ...... .... ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... $1,802,1.92
Expenditure 195.0 ... ..... ..... .... ... ... ... 1,919,991

Increase...... $ 117,799

The statement below reveals the relative position of local expenditure which
exceeded the 1949 figure by $189,527.


1949




1950


Gross Expenditure ................. ...... 1,802,192
Expenditure on Colonial Development and
Welfare Schemes .... ... ...... ...... 288,720 1,513,472


Gross Expenditure ...... ...... ...... ...... ...... 1,919,991
Expenditure on Colonial Development and
Welfare Schemes ..... ..... ..... ...... ...... 216,992 1,702,299

189,527










SAVINGS BANK.

7. At the close of the year depositors numbered 2730 as compared with 2546 in
the previous year. The rate of interest was 21/2% per annum and a sum of $12,307
being interest-due was credited to depositors' accounts at 31st December, while the
sum of $273 was paid out as interest on accounts closed during the year. Interest
received from Investments was $14,406 and the aggregate of invested funds and
funds on loan at the end of the year stood at $451,026. Deposits and Withdrawals
during the year were $213,030 and $239,330 respectively.
The following comparison illustrates the position of the Savings Bank in 1950
as compared with the previous five years :-
Year No. of Depositors Deposits Withdrawals
1945 2,170 $153,629 $ 98,702
1943 2,323 183,730 153,322
1,947 2,455 162,082 169,920
1948 2,440 225,639 182,359
1949 2,546 228,699 223,785
1950 2,730 213,030 239,330

CUSTOMS.

8. The total .amount of Imports and Exports which was $6,071,379 in 1950
exceeded the 1949 total by $778290. Bullion and specie were not exported during
the year under review. The tabular statement hereunder gives the statistics of
Imports, Exports and total Trade over the last seven years :
Year Imports Exports Total Trade
1943 $1,571,002 795,715 2,366,717
1944 2,033,995 980,962 3,014,957
1945 1,835,275 924,931 2,760,206
1946 2,162,386 1,037,054 3,199,440
1947 3,374,674 1,126,306 4,500,980
1948 2,992,524 1,868,456 4,860,980
1949 3,158,309 2,134,789 5,293,089
1950 3,926,755 2,144,624 6,071,379

EXCISE BRANCH.

9. The output of Rum from Mount Bentinck Distillery which was the only one
operated during the year was 43310.7 proof gallons as compared with 45236.1 proof
gallons in 1949 a decrease of 1925.4 proof gallons.
The quantity of rum for home consumption on which excise duty was paid was
40488.8 proof gallons as compared with 48088.5 proof gallons during the previous
year, a decrease of 7600.4 proof gallons.
No Rum was exported during the year.

SHIPPING.

10. 259 Steam Vessels of a total net tonnage of 440930 tons entered at the
Port of Kingstown during the year of which 157 totalling 288126 tons were of
British Registry and 95 totalling 152804 tons were Foreign.









258 Steam Vessels of a total net tonnage of 438883 tons cleared from the Port
of Kingstown during the year, 155 totalling 286885 being of British Registry and 93
totalling 151998 tons of Foreign Registry.
512 Sailing Vessels of British Registry and of a, total net tonnage of 15486 tons
entered at the Ports in the Colony during the year.
506 Sailing Vessels of British Registry totalling 1580812 tons cleared from Ports
in the Colony during the year.
1 Sailing Vessel totalling 41 tons was registered at this Port during the year.
93 Planes of a net tonnage of 287 tons entered at the Diamond Air Port during
the year. 94 Planes of a net tonnage of 290 tons cleared at Diamond Air Port.
These figures do not include naval and military planes.

I have the honour to be,
Sir,
Your obedient servant,


V. D. ARCHER,
Colonial Treasurer.


His Honour,
The Administrator,
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