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SAINT VINCENT


GOVERNMENT


GAZETTE


published b) luthorint.


VOL. 88.] SAINT VINCENT. 'UESDAY, 2'1 NOVIIMBER. 1955. [No. 64.

GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

No. 514.
IN THE MATTER OF THE LAND ACQUISITION ORDINANCE
(No. 22 of 1946).
AND
IN THE MATTER of the acquisition by the Governor in Council o2 certain plots
of land situate at Richland Park in the Parish of Charlotte in the Island of
St. Vincent containing the areas shown in the schedule hereto.
DECLARATION OF ACQUISITION.
(UNDER SECTION 3 OF THE ORDINANCE)
(FIRST PUBLICATION)
WHEREAS it was decided by the Governor in Council that the plots of land
described in the schedule hereto should be acquired for a public purpose, to wit,
the improvement of the Richland Park Bye-road;
AND WHEREAS the said plots of land have been acquired compulsorily for the
public purpose aforesaid;
AND WHEREAS a plan showing the abovementioned plots of land may be
inspected during working hours at the Survey Office in the Island of St. Vincent;
Now THEREFORE, this is to inform all persons interested, that. upon the
SECOND PUBLICATION of this Declaration in the Gazette the above-mentioned plots
of land shall vest absolutely in the Crown.
SCHEDULE.


William Latham
Winnifred Saul
Patrick George
29th November, 136.




^}0


760 sq. ft.
1,698 sq. ft.
1,324 sq. ft.















386 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 29 NOVEMBER, 1955.-(No. 64).


No. 515.
IN THE MATTER OF THE LAND ACQUISITION ORDINANCE, 1946
(No. 22 of 1946).

AND

IN THE MATTER of a Declaration by the Governor in Council that a certain
portion of land at Layou in the Parish of Saint Patrick should be required for
a public purpose:

DECLARATION OF ACQUISITION OF LAND.

(FIRST PUBLICATION)

WHEREAS it is enacted by Section 3 of the Land Acquisition Ordinance
(No. 22 of 1946), that if the Governor in Council consider that any land should
be acquired for a public purpose he may cause a declaration to that effect
to be made.

AND WHEREAS it is considered by the Governor in Council that the undermenk
tioned land should be acquired for a public purpose to wit the construction
thereon of a Government Stud Centre:

Now IT Is HEREBY DECLARED by His Excellency the Governor acting by and
with the consent of the Executive Council of the Colony of Saint Vincent, that
upori the second publication of the Declaration in the Gazette all that piece or
parcel of land situate at Layou in the Parish of St. Patrick containing 2 acres,
1 rood and 3 poles, and bounded on the South-West by the Leeward Highway
leading from Layou to Barrouallie, on the North-West by a Public Road leading
to Palmiste Park, and on the South, South-East and East by the Layou River
shall be acquired for the above-mentioned purpose and shall vest atsolutey in
the Crown:

AND IT Is HEREBY FURTHER DECLARED AND NOTIFIED that the Plan showing the
above-mentioned land has been drawn up and prepared on 27th September, 1955,
by Mr. E. Stinson Campbell, Licensed Land Surveyor, and may be inspected
at all reasonable hours at the Surveys Office in the town of Kingstown in the
said Colony.
29th November, 1955.
(B. 24/1949).

No. 507.
IN THE MATTER OF THE LAND ACQUISITION ORDINANCE (No. 22 OF 1946).
AND
IN THE MATTER of the Acquisition by the Governor-in-Council of certain parcels of
land at High Lowmans in the Parish of Charlotte for a public purpose.

DECLARATION OF ACQUISITION OF LAND.

(SECOND PUBLICATION.)

WHEREAS it is enacted l\ Sectioni 3 of the Land Acquisition Ordinance
(No. 22 of 1946) ih it if the Governor-ii -Council consiit-rs that :ii'N 1;ild(i ,hl uld
be acquired for i public pii rpso' hIe may cause a declaration to that effect to be
made :
AND WHEREAS it is considered y the Governor-ir-Council tihat the under-
mentioned parcels of land should I,e acquire i for ii public purpose. to wit, the
improvement of roads :
NOW IT IS HEREBY DECLARED iby His Excellincy the Governor acting by
and with the advice of the Executive Conncil of the Colony of St. Vincent that
upon the Second Publication of this notice in the Gazette :;ll those parcels of
land mentioned in the Schedule below shall lie acquired for the public purpose
afore-mentioned, and shall vest absolutely in the Crown.
AND IT Is HIREBY FURTHER DECLARED AND NOTIFIED that plans showing
the above-mentioned parcels of land have been prepared by Mr. E. Stinson
Campbell. licensed Land Surveyor. ,and may be inspected at all reasonable
hours at the Survey Office in the town of Kingstown in the said Colony :














SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 29 NOVEMBER, 1955.-(No. 64). 387


SCH DULE.

Parish. Location. Naine o1 Owner. Area Acquired.
COarlotte High Lovinans Rhert Frederick 1,487 sq. ft.
,, ,, ., Bruius Bruce 1,053 ,, ,,
,, ,. ., Jonathan Johnson 4,913 ,. ,.
Donald Williams 2,201 ,. .
Joshlua Bruce 1,670 ..
Charles Bruce 603 0 .
22nd November, 1955.

No. 508.
IN THE MATTER OF THE LAND ACQUISITION ORDINANCE (No. 22 OF 1946)
AND
IN THE MATTER of the Acquisition by the Governor-in-Council of certain parcels
of land at Prospect in the Parish of St. George for a public purpose.
DECLARATION OF ACQUISITION OF LAND
(SECOND PUBLICATION)
WHEREAS it is enacted by Section 3 of the Land Acquisition Ordinance
(No. 22 of 1946) that if the Governor-in-C 'olncil considers that any land should
be acquired for a public purpose lie may cause a declaration to that effect to be
made:
AND WHEREAS it is considered by the Governor-in-Council that the under-
mentioned parcels of land should be acquired for a public purpose, to wit, the
improvement of roads;
NOW IT IS HEREBY DECLARED by His Excellency the Governor acting
by and with the advice of the Executive Courcil of the Colony of St. Vincent
that upon the Second Publication of this notice in the Gazette all those parcels
of land mentioned in the Schedule below shall be acquiir d for the public pur-
pose afore-mentioned, and shall vest absolutely in the Crown.
AND IT IS HEREBY FURTHER DECLARED AND NOTIFIED that plains
showing the above-mentioned parcels of land have been prepat ed by Mr. E.
Stinson Campbell, licensed Land Surveyor, and may be inspected at jl] i ,,onp-
able hours at the Survey Office in the town of Kingstown in the said Colony:

SCHEDULE.

Parish Location Name o/ Owner Aea Acquired.
St. George Prospect F. A. Trotman 1,024 sq ft.
.. Clifford Gibson 1,018 ,. .
22nd November, 1955.

No. 509.
IN THE MATTER OF THE LAND ACQUISITION ORDINANCE (No. 22 OF 1946)
AND
IN THE MATTER of the Acquisition by the Goiernor-in-Council of certain parcels of
land at Questelles in the Parish of St. Andrew for a public purpose.
DECLARATION OF ACQUISITION OF LAND.
(SECOND PUBLICATION )
WHEREAS it is enacted by S c'iion 3 of the Land Acquisition Ordinance
(No. 22 of 1946) that if the Govern'ir-iun-Council considers that any land
should be acquired for a public purpose he may cause a declaration to that
effect to be made :
AND WHERI AS it is considered 1)by the Governor-in-Council that the
under-mentioned parcels of land should be acquir(i fhi 1; public purpose to
wit, the improvement of roads ;
Now IT 18 HEREBY DECLARED by His Excellency the Governor acting
by and with the advice of the Executive Council of the Colony of St. Vincent
that upon the Second Publication of this notice in the Gazette all those pareles
of land mentioned in the Schedule below shall be acquired for the public
purpose aforementioned, and shall ve-t absolutely in the Crown.













388 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY. 29 NOVEMBER, 195.5-(No. 64).


AND IT IS HEREBY FURTHER DECLARED AND NOTIFIED that plans
showing the ahove-mni tioned parcels of land have been prepared by Mr. E.
Stinson Oam!,bll. lic(-nsed Land Surveyor, and may be inspected at all
reasonabib, hours at the Survey Office in theu town of Kingstown in the said
Colony:
S (HED UL. t


Parish
St' Anditrew~


Locatijon
Q uesteiles


Name of Owner
Mabel Wooids
James King


Area Acquired
79 sq. ft.
7 ,, ,


22ml November. 1955.


No. 516. mnissioners for preparation of Federal
APPOINTMENT. Organisation and of Conference on
Movement.
I'ROUMACA VILLAGE COUNCIL. i In March, the Trin.idad Conference
on Movement of Persons was held, and
With reference to Government Notice Her Majesty's Government was re-
No. 34 of 1st February, 1955, the quested to proceed with the greatest
Governor in Council has appointed Mr. possible speed to complete preliminary
ARCHIBALD ROBERTSON. under section measures which would enable Federa-
12 (1) of the Local Government Ordi- tion to be established. There are
nance (No. 17 of 1951) as Chairman of certain decisions to be taken about
the Troumaca Villige Council to fill Federation before Legislation can be
the vacancy created by the resignation introduced in United Kingdom Parlia-
of Mi. L. A. PROVIDENCE. inent to enable Federal Constitution to
29th November, 1955. be embodied in an order of Her Majesty
(A. 85/1948). in Council as a consequence. The Sec-
retary of State for the Colonies has
invited West Indian Governments to
No. 517. send Delegates to a Conference to begin
TENDERS FOR FERTILISERS FOR in London on or about 7th February
AoRICULTURAL CREDIT SOCIETIES next. Each Colony of the Windward
FOR 1956. Islands has been invited to send one
Delegate who may if necessary be ac-
Tenders are invited for quantities of companies by an Adviser.
150 tons and 300 tons lots of mixed
fertilisers containing 8% Nitrogen, 5% 29th November. 1955.
Phosphate, and 14% Potash. Quotations
should be given for 100lb. and 2001b. No. 519.
bags. LEGISLATION.
Tenders, which should be sealed,


must state whether the fertilisers will
be d-.livwer-d ex. beach or otherwise.
Delivery of fertilizer should be not
later than 31st 8 March, 1956.
Tenders ire to be addressed to the
Chairman, Tenders Board. Treasury,
and be distinctly marked "Tenders for
Fertilisers, Agricultural Credit Soci-
eties".
Tend ers will close at 3 p.m. on Sat-
urday 31st December. 1955.
29th November. 1955.


No. 518.
CARIBBEAN FEDERATION.

The following Announcement is pub-
lished for general information :-
A statement was made in Parliament
in February last by the Secretary of
State for the Colonies that when reports
of the three Pre-Federal Commissions
had been presented. a final Conference
would be invited to send Pllenipotentiary
Delegates who would reach agreement
on final plan for Federation taking into
account work of three reports of Com-


The under-mentioned Ordinance
which has been assented to by His Ex-
cellency the Governor is published for
general information with this issue
(of the Gazette:-
No. 14 of 1955.-An Ordinance
further to amend the Public
Health Ordinance, 1929.
(W. 17/1952).
29th November, 1955.

No. 520.
The following Document is pub-
lished with this issue of the Gazette:-
R. & 0. No. 1.-Itules for the Control
of the Govern ment Cotton
Ginnery.
(B. 25/1939).

By Command,

A. L. SAMFEL,
Acting Government Secretary.

GOVERNMENT OFFICE.
29th November. 1955.













SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 29 NOVEMBER, 1955.-(No. 64). 389


DEPARTMENTAL AND
OTHER NOTICES.

MEDICAL REGISTRATION NOTICE.

The undermentioned person has this
day been registered as a Midwife :-

Medical
MeDistrialt. Name. Residence.
District.

IV SUTHERLAND, Biabou
ARABELLA

A. L. SAMUEL,
Acting Medical Registrar.

24th November, 1955.
(M. 4/1950).


POST OFFICE NOTICES.

It is hereby notified for general in-
formation that Air Letter Forms with
a twelve cents stamp imprinted will be
released on 5th December, 1955.
19th November, 1955.

It is hereby notified for general in-
formation that a portion of the mail
despatched from St. Vincent to Grenada
between 27th September and 1st Octob-
er, 1955, inclusive, has been damaged.
The letters are undeliverable as the
addresses have been obliterated.
MCD. SMITH,
Colonial Postmaster.
General Post Office,
St. Vincent, B.W.I.
26th November, 1955.


FCET EARLY FOR CHRISTMAS.


The latest dates for posting to ensure delivery to destination before
Christmas Day are as follows:-
Destination Surface Airmail
Letters etc., Parcels Letters
U.K. & Europe ... Dec. 1st Dec. 1st Dc. 8th
U.S.A. & Canada .. ,, 3rd ,, 2nd 12th
Trinidad & Tobago ... 10th ,, 10th 15th
West Indies (Other) ... 3rd ,, 3rd 15th
Inland ...... 21st 21st -


If suitable opportunities offer, Supplementary
despatched.


Christmas mails will be

McD. SMITH,
Colonial Postmaster.


General Post Office,
St. Vincent, B.W.I.
1st November, 1955.


NOTICE.


UNDER THE LIQUOR LICENCE ORDINANCE, 1948.

It is hereby notified for general information that the Annual Licensing
Sessions will be held at the undermentioned Parishes for the purpose of hear-
ing applications from applicants in their respective Parishes for the granting
of certificates in accordance with the Liquor Licence Ordinance, 1948, at the
times and places hereunder.
Holders of certificates which were granted during the current year are
hereby reminded to apply for renewal of their certificates prior to the holding
of the sessions fixed for December, 1955, as stated hereunder.


Time and Place of Session.
A t the Court House, Georgetown, on
Friday, 9th December, 1955, at 11.00
o'clock in the forenoon.


Parish.
Charlotte













390 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 29 NOVEMBER, 1955.-(No. 64).


Grenadines (Beqia)


... At the Court House, Port Elizabeth, on
Wednesday, 7th Dece-'ber, 1955, at 11.00
o'clock in the forenoon.


Notices of intention to oppose the grant of any certificate stating in general
terms the rounds of the opposition. must he served upon the applicant and
upon the Magistrate not later than seven days before the day fixed for the
holding of the Licensing Session.

PARTICULARS OF APPLICANTS FOR NEW CERTIFICATES.


Parish. Name of Applicant.


... R. D. H"yte
Ciarles Daniel
Sybil Daniel
Augustus Hoyte
Agnles Abbott
Da:on Garrick
James Qnanmmie


-.R hecca Simmons
Lvyn'urst Morris

,L-olin Peters

Gieor reL nne:ri
Victor Frederick


Occupation. Residence. Premises


Shopkeeper Sandy Bay Sandy Bay


Belle Vue Park Hill
,, Biabou Biabou
Chapman's Chapman's
Village Village
Chili Chili
,, Lowmans Lowmans
Wd. Windward
Chili Chili

Kingstown Bequia
Port Eliza- Port Elizabet
heth Beqnia| Bequia


N. A. BERRIDGE,
Magistrate, Districts 2 & 3.


MAGISTRATE'S OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN,
ST. VINCENT.


NOTICE.

UNDER THE LIQUOR LICENCE ORDINANCE, 1948.


IT is hereby notified for general information that the Annual Liquor
Licensing Sessions will be held in the undermentioned Parishes for the purpose
of hearing applications from applicants in their respective Parishes for the
granting of Certificates in accordance with the Liquor Licence Ordinance, 1948,
at the times and places hereunder:-
Holders of certificates which were granted during the current year are
hereby reminded to apply for renewal of their certificates prior to the holding
of the Sessions fixed for December, 1955 as stated below.
Parish. Time and Place of Session.
St. George & St. Andrew ... At the Court House, Kingstown, on Wed-
nesday, 21st December, 1955, at 10.00
o'clock in the forenoon.
St. Patrick ... At the Court House, Barrouallie, on
Monday, 12th December, 1955, at 11.00
o'clock in the forenoon.
St. David ... At the Court House, Chateaubelair, on
Thursday, 29th December, 1955, at 11.00
o'clock in the forenoon.
Notices of intention to oppose the grant of any Certificates stating in gen-
-eral terms the grounds of the opposition, must be served upon the applicant and
upon the Magistrate not less than seven days before the day fixed for the holding
of the Licensing Session.


Charlotte


Grena
(I


dines
lequia) ...


h,













SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 29 NOVEMBER, 1955.-(No. 64). 391


PARTICULARS OF APPLICANTS FOR NEW CERTIFICATES.


Parish.


St. George &
St. Andrew ...














St. Patrick ...


Name of Applicant.



Catherine Ollivierre

Austin Mattis
Claudius Jeffrey
Reginald Payne

Anil Niles Greaves
Isabella Morris
Robert Bowen

George Williams

Frederick Gonsalves


Victor O'Garro
Cyril Douglas


Occupation. Residence.



Seamstress Kingstown


Shopkeeper












Blacksmith
Shopkeeper


Vermount
Layou
Kingstown

Arnos Vale
Kingstown
Buccament
Bay
Evesham
Vale
Kingstown


Barrouallie


Situation of
Premises.


Upper Middle
Street
Vermount
Layou
Carpenters
Yard
Choppins
Paul's Avenue

Buccament Bay

Evesham Vale
Sharpes Str.,
Kingstown

Barrouallie


E. F. GLASGOW,
Magistrate District 1.
MAGISTRATE'S OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN,
17th November. 195?,


PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT.

VACANT POST.

Applications are invited for the
vacant post of Junior Road Overseer,
Public Works Department.
The post is pensionable and carries
salary in the scale $1104 x $72-$1392
per annum. Transport allowance is
also payable.
The appointment will be on one
year's probation in the first instance
and preference will be given to candi-
dates possessing the Cambridge School
Certificate or its equivalent.
Applications should reach the Super-
intendent of Works not later than 15th
December, 1955.
17th November, 1955.


WATER RATES.

The public are hereby notified that
as from 4th January, 1956, water rates
will be collected at the Public Works
Office, Kingstown, every working day
between the hours of 8.30 a.m. and
3 p.m., except on Saturdays when the
hours will be from 8.30 a.m. to 12 noon.
R. G. SMITH,
Superintendent of Works.
17th November, 1955.


TREASURY NOTICES.

PAYMENT OF SALARIES FOR
DECEMBER, 1955.

It is hereby notified that salaries and
other allowances payable to Government
Employees during the month of Decem-
ber, 1955, will be paid at the Treasury,
Kingstown, or District Revenue Office,
on Tuesday, 20th December, 1955.
11th November, 1955.




PAYMENT OF PENSIONS AND ALLOW-
ANCES FOR DECEMBER, 1955.

It is hereby notified that all allow-
ances payable to Pensioners from the
funds of this Colony in respect of the
month of December, 1955, will be paid
at the Treasury Kingstown, or District
Revenue Office, on Tuesday 20th Decem-
ber, 1955.
11th November, 1955.


PAYMENT OF CLAIMS FOR DECEM-
BER, 1955.

Contractors, Merchiants and all other
persons having claims against the
Government of St. Vincent, are hereby













392 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 29 NOVEMBER, 1955.-(No. 64).


requested to forward such claims to the ST. VINCENT COTTON GINNERY.
Government Departments concerned on NOTICE
or before the 15th day of December, 19.55, 1
in order to ensure the payment their eof I COTTON BONUS.
before the close of the current financial
year at 31st December, next. Persons who disposed of their cotton
2. Similarly, all persons indebted to on the co-operative system through the
the Government of St. Vincent for goods St. Vincent Cotton Ginnery during the
supplied or services rendered are hereby 1954/55 crop will be paid a Bonus of
requested to settle these accounts on or 34% on application at the Ginnery on or
before the 31st day of December, 1955. after the 5th, December. 1955.
Bonus payments will be made in
A. D. W. JOHNSON, Bequia and Union Island on or about
for Colonial Treasurer. Tuesday 13th, and iii Canouan on or
about Monday 19th December, 1955.
Treasury Department, J. L. EUSTACE,
Kingstown, Manager.
llth November, 1955. 22nd November, 1955.


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SAINT VINCENT.


No. 14 of 1955.

I Assent,


C. M. DEVERELL,

Governor.


18th November, 1955.

AN ORDINANCE further to amend the Public Health Ordinance,
1929.
[ 29th November, 1955. 1

LEacted by the Legislature of Saint Vincent.


1. This Ordinance may be cited as the Public Health
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1955, and shall be read as one with
the Public Health Ordinance, 1927, and with the Public Health
(Amendment) Ordinance, 1929, (hereinafter referred to as the
principal Ordinance) and all amendments thereto.

2. Subsection (1) of Section 8 of the principal Ordinance
is hereby repealed and replaced as follows:-
"8 (1). Any person who shall sell or offer for sale as milk
or pure milk any adulterated or impoverished milk
shall be guilty of an offence and shall be liable on
summary conviction to a fine not exceeding fifty dollars:
Provided that this subsection shall not apply


lSort title.

'No 9 of 1927.
No 26 of 1929.

Section 8 of
principal
Ordinance
amenaea.


(a) skimmed milk provided that the receptacle
or container in which such milk is sold or
offered for sale is conspicuously marked with
a name or description indicatirg that the
milk has been so treated; or


[L.S.]









Public Health (Amendment).


(b) milk reconstituted by the addition of water
or other substance to dried milk powder or
to evaporated or condensed milk provided
that the manufacturer's directions for recon-
stituting the milk are adhered to and that
the receptacle or container in which the milk
is sold or offered for sale is conspicuously
marked with a name or description indicat-
ing that the milk has been reconstituted."

Passed the Legislative Council this 4th day of November, 1955.


0. E. LEIGERTWOOD,
Acting Clerk of Legislative Council.
(W. 17/1952).


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No. 14


1954.




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SAINT VINCENT.

RULES AND ORDERS.,

1955, No. 1.

RULES FOR THE CONTROL OF THE GOVERNMENT
/ COTTON GINNERY.

(Gazetted 29th November, 1955).

1: Establishment of Board. There shall be established for the
management and control of the Government Cotton Ginnery a Board constituted
and having powers as hereinafter provided in these Rules.

2. Constitution of Board. (1) The Board of the Government Cotton
Ginnery shall comprise the following members:-
(i) The Honourable the Colonial Treasurer;
(ii) The Superintendent of Agriculture;
(iii) The Chairman of the Trade and Production Committee of the
Legislative Council;
(iv) One representative of the Copra Industry appointed by the Adminis-
trator after consultation with persons -concerned in the industry or
with any organisation of or representing the industry;.
(v) One representative of the Cotton Industry appointed by the Admin-
istrator in like' manner;
(vi) One other person appointed at the discretion of the Administrator.
(2) The members of .the Board shall elect one of their number to be Chairman
to hold office for one year and to preside at all meetings of the Board at which
he is present. In the absence of the Chairman the Board may, elect a member
present to act as Chairman.
(3) The Secretary of the Board shall be the Manager of the Government
Cotton Ginnery.

3. Functions of the Board. Subject to any general or special direc-
tions which may from time ,to time, be given tp the Board by the Governor in
Council the Board shall have 'and exercise the following' functions:-
(a) To decide matters of policy affecting the operation of the Government
Cotton Ginnery;
(b) To draw up and approve estimates of revenue and expenditure;
(c) To -regulate conventionally the prices of commodities and products;
(d) To regulate wages and salaries of employees; /
(e) To draw up and" implement pensions schemes and insurance for
securing benefits to employees;
(f) To discipline, engage or discharge employees; .











Provided that the employment ,of the Manager, Accountant and Senior
Overseer shall be. subject to the specific direction of the Governor in Council:
and provided further that the Manager shall have authority, subject to the Board's
review to engage, suspend or dismiss daily paid employees.

4. Meetings of the Board. (1) The Board shall meet'at least twice
a month and may adjourn meetings of the Board.
(2) At any meeting of the Board three members and the Manager shall form.
a quorum.
(3) The Board may co-opt the services of any person considered I~ecessary.
(4) The Chairman or acting Chairman shall have an original and a casting -<
vote.

5. Audit. The Board shall yearly appoint auditors from a reputable firm
of auditors to audit the accounts of the ginnery.

6. Reports. The Manager shall during the first fifteen days of every
month submit to the Board a trading report in respect of the working of the
ginnery for the previous month.

7. Revocation. The Rules for the Control of the Government Cotton
Ginnery, (Rules and Orders, 1954, No. 3), made the 28th day of August, 1954,
are hereby revoked.



Made the twenty-second day of November, 1955.

A. F. GILES,
Administrator.
'(B. 26/1939).


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