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SAiNT VINCENT


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE


published by iAuthority.


Vo. ,.\ .. N T. ULS)AY, U JULY, 1956. [No 41.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.


No. 322.
Her Majesty the QUEEN has been pleased to give directions for the
appointment of Mr. ALLEN MONTGOMERY LEWIs, Barrister at Law, of St. Lucia,
to be one of Her Majesty's Counsel for the Windward Islands.
The instrument of appointment is published hereunder for general informa-
tion:-
C. M. DEVERELL,
Governor.
ELIZABETH THE SECOND BY THE GRACE OF GOD of Great Britain,
Ireland, and the British Dominions beyond the Seas, QUEEN, Defender of the
Faith.
To all to whom these presents shall come GREETING:
KNOW YE that WE reposing especial trust and confidence in the loyalty,
integrity and ability of Our Trusty and Well-Beloved ALLEN MONTGOMERY LEWIS,
of the Middle Temple, Barrister-at-Law, resident at Castries, in the Colony of
St. Lucia in the Windward Islands, of Our Especial grace, certain knowledge
and mere motion have thought fit to constitute and appoint and by these
Presents do constitute and appoint the said Allen Montgomery Lewis to be One
of Our Counsel for Our Windward Islands comprising the Colonies of Grenada,
Saint Vincent, Saint Lucia and Dominica and the Dependencies thereof to hold
and enjoy within Our said Colonies all and singular the RIGHTS, ALLOWANCES,
PRIVILEGES and PRE-EMINENCES to the said appointment belonging or
appertaining in as full and ample a manner as any other Our Counsel learned
in the Law in any of Our Colonies doth hold or enjoy or of right ought to have
held or enjoyed the same, and also the liberty of sitting and practising within
the Bars of Our said Colonies as any of Our Counsel learned in the Law do
ought or may.
AND WE DO HEREBY DIRECT AND ENJOIN that these Our Letters Patent
be published within Our Windward Islands and be duly recorded in the Offices
of the respective Administrators of Our said Colonies.
AND to the said ends aforesaid, We have caused these Our Letters Patent
to be sealed with the Public Seal of Our Colony of St. Lucia.






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SAINT VINCENT. TUESDAY. 31 JULY, 1956.-(No. 41).


WITNESS Our Trusty and Well-Beloved His Excellency COLVILLE
MONTGOMERY DEVERELL, Companion of the Most Distinguished Order
of Saint Michael and Saint George, Commander of the Royal Victorian
Order, Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire, Governor
and Commander-in-Chief of the Windward Islands, at Government House,
Grenada, this 3rd day of July, in the year of Our Lord One thousand
nine hundred and fifty-six and in the Fifth Year of Our Reign.

BY COMMAND.


L. COOLS LARTIGUE,
Chief Secretary.


(J. 3/1951.)



No. 294.


HURRICANE NOTICES.


It Is hereby notified for general Information that in the event of a hurri-
cane threatening or approaching the Island, the following warnings will be
glten:-


CAUTIONARY
(1) A red flag with a black
rectangular centre will be
flown on Police Head-
quarters.

(2) Loud Speaker and Radio
Announcements.
(3) Three saluting guns will
be fired.


(1) A red flag with a black
rectangular centre will be
flown from Police Sta-
tions.
(2) Loud Speaker and Radio
Announcements.


TAKE COVER
(1) Two red flags with black
rectangular centres one
above the other will be
flown on Police Head-
quarters.
(2) Church Bells will ring
for 5 minutes.
(3) Cotton Ginnery whistle
will blow for 5 minutes.
(4) The Siren will blow for 5
minutes.
(1) Two red flags with black
rectangular centres will
be flown from Police Sta-
tions.
(2) Church Bells will ring
for 5 minutes.


17th July, 1956.
(W. 25/1949).


No. 295. On receipt of such a warning the
LAND ARRANGEMENTS. Government Secretary also informs all
other Heads of Departments, and the
Chief of Police immediately relays such
I.-ANNUAL. warning to Non-Commissioned Officers
Non-Commissioned Officers in charge in charge of Police Stations.
of Police Stations throughout the From the time a hurricane warning
parishes outside of Kingstown are Hur- ,s received, the Hurricane Relief Com-
ricane Relief Officers. They are to br rittees are to take charge generally of
in constant touch with the District ,.he Districts. They will at once get in
Committees and must render them touch with the Police in their Districts
useful service in hurricane *ondi- and the officers mentioned in the follow-
tions. They are to keep a list of local ing paragraphs; they are to be ready to
Justices of the Peace and of persons organise relief work with the Medical
who may suitably be enrolled as Special Department, to disseminate all inferma-
Constables should the necessity arise. tion; to make arrangements for food sup-
plies; to make arrangements for centres
II.-HURT.:CANE WARNINGS. for first aid for the injured, for housing
The Cable and Wireless Company Ltd. nd .ecJing thc p~0r and for transport.
gives priority to hurricane warnings, and
communicates them at once to the Ad- III.-ATION TO BE TAEN AFTER WARNI
ministrator and to the Government Sec- ISSUED.
retary who will then notify the Financial The Chief of Police will warn all Non-
Secretary and the Chief of Police. Commissioned Officers in charge of Police


KINGSTOWN


RURAL AREAS













SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 31 JULY, 1956.-(No. 41). 227


Stations, and they in turn warn inhabi- V.-AcTIoN IN KINGSTOWN.
tapts, ships in the harbour &c. In Kingstown all action, as indicated
All Departments will batten down and above, will be carried on by the
Secure loose stores. Kingstown District Committee save that
The Superintendent of Public Works the Financial Secretary, the Superinten-
will get in touch with Road Overseers dent of Agriculture and the Labour Com-
and they and the drivers and gangs will missioner will be in charge of food sup-
be on the alert. plies, and the Chief of Police will be In
charge of the collection and protection
The Assistant Superintendent of Tele- of the homeless.
phones will get in touch with all lines-
men, and arrange with all Exchanges
for the dissemination of warnings. VI.-ST. VINCENT GRENADINES.
$' The District Officer, St. Vincent Gren-
IV.-AFTER THE HURRICANE. adines and/or the individual Relilf
Committees will take any necessary
After the hurricane is over, the Re- action in the islands in hurricane con-
lief Committees will decide on what editions
buildings can be used as first aid sta-
tions and for housing and feeding des-
titute. VII.-RETURNS.
Relief Committees will arrange in con- The Financial Secretary, the Senior
Junction with District Medical Officers Medical Officer, the Chief of Police
for transport of injured to first aid sta- and the Superintendent of Public
io. Works will render a return annually to
Relief Committees will arrange to the Administrator on the 1st July to the
shelter the homeless and for their feed- effect that their preparations with regard
ing. I to hurricane arrangements are up to date
Relief Committees will issue food (if and in order.
they have taken charge of local supplies),
to first aid stations on demand by Dis- 17th July, 1956.
trict Medical Officers. (W. 25/1949).



No. 307.
CENTRAL HURRICANE COMMITTEE.
It is notified for general information that the Central Hurricane Committee
Is composed of:
His Honour the Administrator, Chairman,
The Honourable Financial Secretary,
The Minister for Communications and Works,
The Venerable Archdeacon R. S. Maxwell,
The Very Rev. Father Placid Ganteaume, O.S.B.,
Rev. Ross Fowkes,
Honourable A. C. Cyrus,
A. G. Hazell, Esq.,
The Chairman of the Kingstown Town Board,
The Senior Medical Officer,
The Superintendent of Agriculture,
The Chief of Police,
The Superintendent of Works,
The Public Relations Officer,
Representative of C.D.C.,
Secretary: Mr. 0. E. Leigertwood, Acting Clerk of the
Legislative Council, Government Office.
24th July, 1956.



No. 323.
The District Hurricane Committees for 1956 are as follows:
Hon. S. E. Slater, Chairman,
CHATEAUBELAIR DISTRICT embrac- James Ferdinand, Esq.,
Ing Chateaubelair, Rose Bank, Trou-. B. Marshall, Esq., Chairman,
maca, Westwood, Rose Hall J. A. Tucker, Esq.,
James Isaacs, Esq. (Westwood).















S'.iNT VINCENT, TUESDAY. 31 .IULY, 1)5(;.-No. 41.)


BARROUALLIE DISTRICT embracing
Cumberland, Spring, Wallilabou, Peters
Hope and Mt. Wynne




LAYOU DISTRICT embracing Layou, I
Vermont, Francois, Clare Valley, Du-
bois, Chauncey, Questelles, Lowmans,(
Camden Park



KINGSTOWN DISTRICT embracing)
Kingstown Sion HiD, Amos Vale,
Edinboro, Boiswood, &c. J




CALLIAQUA DISTRICT embracing Cal-)
liaqua, Belair, Gomea, Villa, Brighton, .
Prospect


STUBBS DISTRICT embracing Diamond,
Rivulet, Glamorgan, Victoria Village,
Stubbs, Calder, Argyle


MESOPOTAMIA DISTRi.cT embracing)
Mesopotamia, Richland Park, Hope-
well, Enhams, Evesham, Belmont.



BIABOU DISTRICT embracing Biabou,
Bridgetown, Greggs, Lowmans (Wind-
ward, Lauders, Union, Cedars



COLONARIE DISTRICT embracing Co-)
lonarie, Sans Souci, Diamonds, New
Adelphi, Park Hill, Mt. William, Gorse,
Etc.


GRORGETOWN DISTRICT from Dry
River going North to Fancy


GEORGETOWN DISTRICT
River going -,outh tc
Boundary)


(from Dry
Colonarie
r


UNION ISLAND


BEQUIA


Hon. S. E. Slater, Chairman,
Rev. Fr. L. A. Todd, Dep. Chairman,
The Revenue Officer,
E. A. Joachim, Esq.,
The District Nurse.
Hon. H. F. Young, Chairman,
Everard Horne, Esq.,
Deputy Chairman.
Revd. F. B. Jones,
Arnold Jack, Esq.,
H. Robertson, Esq.,,
L. L. Punnett, Esq.

Hon. R. E. Baynes, Chairman,
The Chairman. Kingstown Board,
Deputy Chairman,
O. D. Brisbane, Esq.,
J. L. Eustace, Esq.,
F. H. Scott, Esq.
Hon. J. A. Baynes, Chairman,
G. Dougan, Esq., Deputy Chairman,
Errey B. John, Esq.,
John A. Dougan, Esq.,
W. A. Phillips, Esq. (Brighton).
Hon. L. C. Latham, Chairman,
W. Alexander, Esq., Dep. Chairman.
W. A. Falby, Esq., J.P.
C. Joslyn, Esq.,
V. Theobalds, Esq.
Hon. L. C. Latham, Chairman,
A. D. Drayton, Deputy Chairman,
Mrs. Ursula Warner,
The District Nurse,
W. Davis, Esq.

Hon. G. H. Charles, Chairman,
W. A. Hadley, Esq., C.B.E.,
Dep. Chairman,
E. Ballah, Esq.,
J. Sherman, Esq. (Lowmans),
E. St. Hilaire Esq. (Greggs).
Hon. G. H. Charles, Chairman,
Capt. The Hon. A. B. dosSantos,
J.P., Deputy Chairman,
C. Stephens Esq.,
George Stephens, Esq.,
E. Richardson, Esq.,
Hon. E. T. Joshua, Chairman,
J. D. Woods, J.P., Dep. Chairman,
W. H. Barnard, Esq.,
Basil Balcombe, Esq.,
R. John, Esq.
Hon. E. T. Joshua, Esq., Chairman,
Percy Stephens, Esq., J.P.,
Dep. Chairman,
C. W. Prescod, I.S.O. J.P.,
J. E. Richards, Esq., J.P.,
Rev. Eric S. Clarke.
Hon. C. L. Tannis, Chairman,
The District Officer, Southern
Grenadines, Dep. Chairman,
The Revenue Officer, Union Island,
Lisle Browne, Esq.
Hon. C. L. Tannis, Chairman,
Sydney McIntosh, Esq., J.P.,
Dep. Chairman,
Cyril McIntosh, Esq.,
Claude Hazell, Esq.,
Dawson Wallace. Esq.














SAINT \INCEN !'. ;'UE-;>AY, 31 JULY, 1956.-(No. 415.


Hon. C. L. Tannis, Chairman.
Stanley Morris, Esq.,
Dep. Chairman,
The Agricultural Officer,
Mrs. Theresa Antrobus,
Whitfield De Roche, Esq.
The Proprietor of Mayreau (or is
agent), Chairman,
The Headmaster, Mayreau.
The Proprietor of Mustique (or his
agent), Chairman,
The Headteacher, Mustique.


The following is a summary of the 4. The first duty of a Committee is
instructions issued to the Committees. to see that roads are cleared at once
1. In the event of a hurricane strik-o that communication can be estab-
ing this Island the Chairman of each listed.
District Committee will act at once with- I 31st July, 1956.
out further orders or instructions and (W. 5/1949 II).
inaugurate such immediate relief work
as he considers the exigencies of the
situation demand, inclusive of a tempor-
ary hospital and first aid stations. He No. 324.
will immediately summon his Committee, RA ANNOUNCEMETS
collect the following information and
submit to head quarters as early as pos-


sible:-
(a) Number of persons killed.
,, seriously wounded.
slightly wounded, requir-
ing medical attention.
(b) ,, of persons destitute.
(c) ,, of houses totally des-
troyed.
partially destroyed and
unfit for habitation.
(d) What food is required immediately.
(e) What clothes are required imme-
diately.
(f) What medical stores are required
immediately.
(g) Condition of Roads.
2. The District Committees will ar-
range, in consultation with the Diaict
Medical Officer for the transportation of
the injured to first-aid stations; trans-
ferring the seriously wounded to Kings-
town for hospitalisation; detention of
the slightly wounded at first-aid stations
in the districts; establishment of central
kitchens to cope with immediate de-
mands for relief food; rationing and
distribution of foodstuffs; housing and
clothing of distressed persons.
3. Should the roads be blocked so
that communication with the District
Chairman is not possible each member
of the Committee will act on his own
initiative and organise relief parties to
clear the roads and give first aid until
such times as he can communicate with
the Chairman.
In this event each member of a Com-
mittee will send a written statement to
the Central Committee as required in
1 (a) to (g), transmitting a copy as soon
as possible to the Chairman of his dis-
trict committee.


Daily announcements will be made
over Radio St. Vincent (90 metres) at
7.30 a.m. throughout the hurricane seas-
on. In the event of a storm approach-
ing the island further announcements
.ill be made at 12.15 p.m. and 4.15 p.m.
31st July, 1956.
(W. 25/1949).



No. 325.
Information has been received from
the U.S. Weather Bureau of the girls'
names to be used in 1956 for identi-
fying hurricane es. These flames have
been selected by a committee ofi U.S.
\Veather Bureau, Air Force and Navy
meteoroloii ts.
In the Gutlf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea
and Atlantic Ocean :area. the hist of
girls names slecied for iuse, in 3956 is
as follows:- Anna-Betsv--Carin-
Dora-Ethel-Floss Greta-Fl n-, -
Inez-Judith-Kitrl -Lai a- Moth-
Nona-Odette-Pan hi-Quenb .-Rhoda
Sadie-Teresc- Ursel- Vesta- Winny
Xina-Yola-Zenda.
Rarely ;ri tliert enough hinrricanes in
this ;area to use un) more than half of the
26 names over a single season and the
record number of tropical storms in one
season is 21 (in 1953). In the Pacific
Ocean, however, there are v, ry many
more tropical storms each ye;tr anid the
system there is to nse four complete
alphabetical sets of girls' names iand to
use these it, a fontinions fix.-l sequence
without re-ard to the calendar year or
season.
31st July, 1956.


CANOUAN



MAYI1EAU


MUSTIQUE














SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 31 JULY. 1956.-(No. 41.)


No. 326.
The following
hurricane season:
KINGSTOWN:


















CHATEAUBELAIR:




TROUMACA:

BARROUALLIE:







LAYOU:






VERMONT:


QUESTELLES:



LOWMANS HIEi:

CALLIAQUA:




BRIGHTON & BELVEDERE:




0OMEA:


MESOPOTAMIA:


list of traders hold essential foodstuffs etc., during the

Corea & Co. Ltd.
J. H. Hazell Sons & Co. Lta.
United Traders Ltd.
Baynes Bros.
Nanton Layne & Co.
P. H. Veira & Co.
Gerald Providence
C. K. Greaves
G. W. Frank & Sons
Dolo Clarke
W. J. Abbott
Gill & Sons
George Forde
J. S. Veira
G. A. Veira & Sons
Fitzroy Roberts & Sons
Edmund Webb
Peter DaSilva.

Olive Morgan
J. A. Tucker
Louis Gellizeau.
Catherine Burke

Enid Providence


Selwyn Connell
Melville Hamlet
Lily Jackson
E. A. Joachim
Lennard Joachim
Wilmouth Oliver
Reginald Ash

Cyril Velox
George Durham
Benjamin Durham
Edward Fraser
Beryl Hadaway
C. H. Jeffrey

Lennia Slater
Austin Mattis
Powell Mc.ttis

T. Collins
Jack Bros.
Esau Williams
Fitz Williams
Rupert Venner
R. A. Gibson
Talbut Isaacs
Simeon Cumberbatch
John Dougan
Edith Dougan
Edith Tony
Maria Fraser
Cecil Charles
A. Joslyn
Edith Phillips
Alby Payne
Ephraim Adams
Aflick Haynes
Gerald Miguel
Benedict Da Silva
Helen Da Costa
Amos Bacchus















SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 31 JULY, 1956.-(No. 41).


RICHLAND PARK:


HOPEWELL:

COLONARIE:

GEORGETOWN:


AANGLEY PARK:


OWIA:


SANDY BAY:


EEQUIA:
Port Elizabeth

Hamilton
Okar
Low Bay
Paget Farm

Gellizeau
CANOUAN:

UNION ISLAND:
Ashton


Clifton


J. Bacchus
D. Bacchus
Gladys Bacchus
Benedict Da Silva

Benedict Da Silva

Alban Gonsalves

Owen Lewis
Mt. Bentinck Shop
Percy Stephens
Henry Coombs

Basil Balcombe

T. L. Jackson

A Baptiste
Cecil Huggins
Augustus Hoyte

Howard McIntosh
Cyril McIntosh
Mena Jarvis
Ulric Harris
Nathan Phillips
Leon Ollivierre
Arnie Ollivierre
Stephen Derrick
Conrad Hazell
Eliza De Roche 4
Annie Snagg
Joseph Alves
Vernal Hutchinson
Ezekiel Jones
Alexander Stewart
Conrad Adams
Prince Allen
John Allen.


31st July, 1956.


No. 327.
APPOINTMENTS.

SUGAR INDUSTRY LABOUR WELFARE COMMITTEE.

Under the provisions of Regulation 3 of the Sugar Industry (Labour Wel-
fare) Regulations, 1950, (S.R. & 0. No. 42 of 1950), the Govcrno -in-Council has
appointed the undermentioned persons to the Sugar Industry Labour Welfare
Committee for a period of two years from 21st July, 1956 :-
Labour Commissioner, (Chair-'
man,) Public Officers.
The Honourable Financial Secre-
tary. Acting. I
The Honourable E. A. 0. HUGHES,f to represent interests of Sugar Pro-
R. C. P. BRYAN, Esq., I ducers.
The Honourable E. T. JOSHUA, ) to represent interests of workers
A. BASTIEN, Esq., in the Sugar Industry.
The Inspector of Labour. Secretary to the Committee.
31st July, 1956.
(B. 25/1950).














SAINT VINCENT. TUESDAY, 31 JULY, 1956.-(No. 41).


No. 328. No. 330.
FEDERATION DAY. CONFIRMATION OF APPOINTMENT.

The Britislh Caril hbbn Federation Bill His Honour the Administrator has
which has recently ber, passed by the been pleased to approve the confirmation
House of Commons and iy the lIous" of th- following persons in the post of
of Lords will Ib si}bmittt! f',r H-r Senior Agricultiural Instructor with
Majesty the Queen's asset on 21nd effect f cm 1st May, 1955:-
August. 1956. It has ieen igrecd, with. SHORTTE
Her Majest)'s Government th:;t this Mr. M. ORTTRI
day (2nd August) should be celebrated sur. M. MORRIS.
as Federation Day. 31st July, 1956.
1st Jt, 1Dy. (P.F.'s 418,468).
31st July, 1956.
No 331.
RESUMPTION.

No, 329. With reference to Government Notice
PROGRAMME. No. 162 dated 17th April, 1956, Mr.
FEDERATION DAY, D. A. SmALBS, Senior Baliff. Supreme
THURSDAY, 2ND AUGUST, 1956. Court, resumed duty with effect from
16th July, 1956, after being granted 14
1. 6.00 a.m.-Pealing of Church Bells days sick leave on the expiration of his
throughout the Colony. vacation leave.
2. 9.00 a.m.-Religious Services through- 31st July, 1956.
out the Colony. (P.F. 25).
In Kingstown Church Parade of
uniformed Units and school children. No. 332.
3. 10.30 a.m.-Kingstown. Public. Meet- BEQUIA DISTRICT COUNI L.
ing at Richmond Hill Playing Field. BEQUIA DISTRICT COUNCIL.
Federation Addresses under the Mr. CYRIL MITCHELL Chairman,
Chairmanship of His Honour the Bequia District Council, has been grant-
Administrator. ed 6 weeks' leave. During his absence,
4. There will be treats for younger Mr. FLORIs SIMMONS has been appoint-
school children. These are being pp
arranged by the Elected Members of eI Deputy Chairman, as frcm 17th July,
the Legislative Council in their 1956.
constituencies in co-operation with 31st July, 1956.
the Education Department. In
Kingstown this will be at 11.30 a.m. No. 315.
In other parts local arrangements
will be made. Local arrangements VACANT POSIS.
will also be made by the Elected WINDWARD ISLANDS BROADCAbT.
Members for public meetings to cele- INGWINDWARD SERVICE.
brate the occasion. N ---
5. 11.30 a.m.-6.00 p.m.-Processions, VACANCY FOR Two ANNOUNCER/
marches, singing bands and other OPERATORS.
festivities throughout St. Vincent
and the Grenadines. Separate Akpplicstions re invited frotn suitably
Police Instructions will be issued for qualified candidates for two appoint-
Kingstown. mentsto the post of Announcer/Operator
6. Merchants, businessmen and owners in the Windward Islands Broadcasting
of property are asked to co-operate Service, St. George's, Gi enada, partica-
where possible by decorating their lars of which are as fiollows:-
premises with flags and bunting. 2. The salary of the post is $1,680 per
31st July, 1956. annum, with annual increments of $48
to $1,920 per annum.
1 3. The appointment is non-pension-
No. 314. able, and will be on probation for six
months. Subject to satisfactory, corn-
BANK HOLIDAY. pletion of the probationary period,
appointment will be on contract for two
Monday the 6th August 1956, being a years'ii the first instance. The officer
Bank Holiday, under the Hank Holidays 'ill be subject to the Colonial Regula-
Ordinance, all Public Offices will be tions and local General Orders for the
closed on that day. time beingin force, ii so far as they are
24th July, 1956. applicable.













SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 31 JULY, 1956.-(No. 41). 233


4. The selected officers will be re-
quired to carry out Annouicers.' duties
and control the program. outputs from
the studios. A suitabl.. iiicrophone
voice and ability to think quickly and
deal effectively with an emergency aret
essential qualifications. The officers will
also be expected to develop some apti-
tude for programme compilation under
the supervision of the Programme
Director and his Assitants.
5. Free passages will be provided for
the selecte.dl officers on appointment,
inclu linlg wife and children, not exceed-
ing five persons in all) and on satis-
factory termination of the contract.
6. Vacation leave on full salary will
be granted at the rate of one week for
each completed period of three months
resident service, such leave to b- taken
on th satisfactory completion of the
period of engagement.
7. Applications should he a Idressed
to the Chi-f Secretary, Windward Is-
lands, Grenala', B.W.I., and ]e posted
so that they reach him not later than
the 10th Auqust, 1956.
24th July, 1956.

No. 316.
WINDWARD ISLANDS BROAD.
CASTING SERVICE.


Applications are invited from suit-
ably qualified candidates for three
appointments to the post of Program-
me Asssitant in the Windward Islands
Broadcasting Servic e, St. George's,
Grenada, particulars of which are as
follows :-
2. The salary of the post is at the
rate of $2,880 per annum.
3. The appointments non-pension-
able, and will be on probation for six
months. Subject to satisfactory com-
pletion of the probationary period,
appointment will be on contract for two
years in the first instance. The Officer
will be subject to the Colonial Regunl-
tions and local General Orders for the
time being in fcrce, in so far as they are
applicable.
4. Essential qualifications include
some experience -of .newspaper work,
an interest in current affairs and a
knowledge of the Windward Islands,
and an ability to produce and record
programmes of a varied nature.
5. A Programme Assistant will he
stationed in each of the three islands of
St. Vincent. St. Lucia and Dominica. '
He will be required to work under the
direction of the Programme Director
andi supply the main station in Grenada
with news and recordings of talks, dis-
cussions, music, etc. He will act as


representative of the Windward Islands
Broadcasting Service. The successful
candidate s will be required to undergo
a period of training with the main
station in Gren:la.
6. Free passages will be provided
for the selected officers on appointment,
(including wife and children n.t exceed-
ing five persons in iall), and on satisfac-
tory termination of the contract.
7. Vacation leave on full salary will
lbe rankeded :it th- rate of one week for
each comple:ei period of three months
resident service : such leave to be taken
on the satisfactory completion of the
period of contract.
8. Applications should be addressed
to the C hi e f Secretary, Windward
Islands, Government House, Grenada,
and be posted s6o that they reach him
not later than the 10th August, 1956.
24th July, 1956.



No. 333.
LEGISLATION.

The following Documents are pub-
lished with this issue of the Gazette :-
S.R. & 0. No. 29.-The Prices Con-
trol (Amendment No.3) Notice,
1956.
(J, 511951 II).

S.R. & 0. No. 30.-Proclaiming Thurs-
day the 2nd of August, 1956, to
be observed as a Bank Holiday
throughout the Colony.


a By Comnian.!,


0. E. LEIGERTWOOD,
Acting Government Secretary.

GOVERNMENT OFFICE.
;31st July, 1956.



DEPARTMENTAL AND
OTHER NOTICES.

CONTROL NOTICE.

RETURN OF STOCKS.

With reference to the Prices Control
Order, S.R. & 0. No. 25,1947. all traders
are hereby notified that until further
notice, the return of stocks usually sub-
mitted monthly to the Controller of
Supplies hy 12 noon on the 2nd day of
each month, must now be submitted bi-
monthly, namely,. by 12 noon on the














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2nd and on the 17th day of each month,
the return to contain stocks of the
articles in Part B of the First Schedule
held by them on the 1st and 15th day
of each month respectively.
This measure is being taken as an
emergency during the hurricane Season.

Dated this 27th day of July, 1956.

B. HADLEY.
for Controller of Supplies.


STATEMENT OF CURRENCY NOTES CIR-
CULATION IN THE BRITISH CARIBBEAN
TERRITORIES (EASTERN GROUP)
ON 1st JULY, 1956.

Average Circulation during
May, 1956:-
Br. Caribbean Cur-
rency Notes ...$57,552,555.00
Demonetized Govt.
notes (outstanding)... 1,190,731.00
$58,743,286.00

British Caribbean Cur-
rency Notes in circau-
lation on 1st July.
1956:-
Trinidad & Tobago $27,746,258.00
Barbados ... 5,831,625.00
British Guiana ... 15,495,364.00
Grenada ... 2,695,100.00
St. Vincent ... 504,400.00
St. Lucia ... 934,000.00
Dominica ... 1,258,400.00
Antigua ... 2,025,300.00
St. Kitts ... 1,519,500.00
Montserrat ... 326,405.00

Total British Caribbean
Currency Notes ... $58,336,352.00


Demonetised Trini-
dad & Tobago Govt.
notes outstand-
ing ..
Demonetized Brit-
ish Guiana Govt.
notes outstand-
ing ..
Demonetized Bar-
bados Govt. notes
outstanding ...


6 811.290.00



295,541.00


75,909.00


Total demonetized (Gnvt.
notes outstanding ... S1,182,740.00

Total circulation
on 1st July. 1956 ... $59,519,092.00


Statement Showing British Caribbean
Coin Circulation in the British Carib-
bean Territories (Eastern Group)
on 1st July, 1956.

Average circulation dur-
ing May. 1956 $1,826,732.00
Trinidad & Tolbago ... $799.350.00


Barlhados
British Gniiina
Grenada
St. Vincent
St. Lucia
Dominica
A-ntigua
St. Kitts
Montserrat
Proof Sets


... 411,225.00
... 461,050.00
... 90,875.00
... 73,025.00
... 108,500.00
... 82,950.00
... 86,775.00
... 84,450.00
... 10,800.00
... 1,77.6.50

$2,210,776 50

L. SPENCE.


Executive Commissioner,
British Caribbean Currency
Board.
BRITISH CARIBBEAN CURRENCY
BOARD.
TREASURY CHAMBERS.
PORT-OF-SPAIN,
TRINIDAD, B.W.I.

DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE.

Sale of Plants-Camden Park Experiment
Station.

Orange, Grapefruit and Mango plants
are available for sale at Camden Park
Experiment Station at a price of 60
cents per plant,
2. Orders should be made direct to
Camden Park Experiment Station but
if desired plants can he delivered to the
Office of the Department of Agriculture,
Kingstown. free ol extra charge.
3. Payment for plants must be made
prior to delivery.
J. M. CAVE,
Superintendent of Agriculture.
24th July, 1956.


SAINT VINCENT CO-OPERATIVE
ARROWROOT ASSOCIATION.

NOTICE is hereby given that a General
Meeting of the Saint Vincent Co-opera-
tive Arrowroot Association will be held
at the Memorial Hall, Richmond Hill,
at 10.00 a.m. on Friday, 31st August,
1966 for the purpose of electing fifteen
Delegates who will in turn elect six
Members to serve on the Arrowroot
Board for the Arrowroot Year com-
mencing 1st Oc; ober. next.
C. V. BABER JSAAC-,
Secretary.
21st July, 1956.


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AGRICULTURAL DEPARTMENT.

ARROWROOT NOTICE.

ELECTION OF DISTRICT DELEGATES TO REPRESENT SMALL GROWERS
ON THE ARROWROOT ASSOCIATION.

Under the Arrowroot (Amendment) Ordinance, No. 15 of 1954, notice is
hereby given that the election of a district delegate for each of the districts
enumerated hereunder will take place at the time and place stated:-

NORTH LEEWARD DISTRICT.
On Friday the 3rd day of August, 1956, between the hours of 10.30 a.m. and
2 p.m. at Troumaca Government School.

KINGSTOWN AND SOUTH LEEWARD DISTRICTS.
On Saturday the 4th day of August, 1956, between the hours of 9.00 a.m. and
12.00 noon at the Office of the Agricultural Department, Kingstown.

NORTH WINDWARD DISTRICT.
On Friday the 3rd day of August, 1956, between the hours of 3.30 p.m. and
5.30 p.m. at the Georgetown Government School.

CENTRAL WINDWARD.
On Friday the 3rd day of August, 1956, between the hours of 3.30 p.m. and
5.30 p.m. in Area "A" at the Park Hill Arrowroot Factory and in Area "B" at
the Biabou Association Hall.
Area "A" includes Three Rivers, South Rivers, Park Hill, Colonarie and
Friendly Village.
Area "B" includes North Union, New Adelphi, New Grounds, Chapmans,
Diamond Village, Lowmans, Bridgetown, Biabou and New Prospect.

SOUTH WINDWARD DISTRICT.
On Friday the 3rd day of August, 1956, between the hours of 3.30 p.m. and
5.30 p.m. in Area "A" at the Mesopotamia Government School and in Area "B"
at the Stubbs Government School.
Area "A" includes all Small growers delivering starch to the Association
from Mesopotamia, Yambou, Evesham, Carriere, Hopewell and Richland Park.
Area "B" includes Stubbs, Mt. Pleasant, Calder, Argyle, Brighton, Belvi-
dere, Enhams, Victoria Village, Glamorgan, Prospect, Diamond, Choppins,
Carapan, Rathomill, Calliaqua, Glen and Golden Vale.

SAINT GEORGE DISTRICT.
On Friday the 3rd day of August, 1956, between the hours of 3.30 p.m. and
5.30 p.m. at the Belair Government School.
All persons whose names appear on the list of small growers who delivered
starch from the above districts to the Arrowroot Association during Crop 1955-56
are entitled to vote and each person is entitled to one vote only.
C. DE FREITAS,
for Superintendent of Agriculture.

18th July, 1956.


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KI3STOWN, ST. vINCENT.
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SAINT VINCENT.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS,

1956,' No. 29.

PRICES CONTROL (AMENDMENT NO. 3) NOTICE.


(Gazetted 31st July, 1956.)



1. Short title. This Notice may be cited as the Prices Control
(Amendment No. 3) Notice, and will come into force oi 1st August, 1956.
2. Amendment. The prices set out hereunder are the Maximum prices
for which the articles enumerated may be sold in the Colony and the First Sch'adule
Part B to the Prices Control Order 1947 (S.R. & 0. No, 25) is- hereby amended
by deleting all the words, figures and symbols occurring in the columxis opposite
the article (Part BR "Flour", and, substituting therefore the following:
FIRST SCHEDULE-PART B.

Article. .Maximunm Wholesale Price Maimnun Retail Price.

A ra "A" 'Area "1"' Area "0"
Flowur 1 to 9 sacks ... $9.30 per sack of 10C0 U)s. 10c. per lb. 10ic. per lb. llc. per-lb.

10 to 24 sacks ... $9.18 per sack of 100 11,s.

25 sacks up ... $9.06 per sack of 100 l11s.


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 and C ".
Area C means all the villages of Overland, Sandy Bay, Owia, Fancy, Windsor
Forest and the St. Vincent Grenadines.

Made by the Competent Authority under section 30 of the Prices Control
,Order (S.R. & 0. No. 25) this 20th day of July, 1956.

B. HADLET,
for Comptroller of Supplies.
(J. 5/1951 II)

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SAINT VINCENT.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS,

1956, No. 30.

S' (Gazetted 31st July, 1956.)


BY THE ADMINISTRATOR.

A PROCLAMATION.

[L.S.]
A. F. GILES,
Administrator.
WHEREAS by section 7 of the Bank Holidays Ordinance, Chapter 161, it is
enacted that it shall be lawful for the Governor 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 deemed fit and proper that a day should be set apart and
celebrated throughout the Colony and known as "Federation Day":
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 Thursday,
the 2nd day of August, 1956, to be observed as a Bank Holiday throughout the
Colony.
GIVEN under my hand and the Public Seal of the Island of Saint Vincent
at the Government Office in the said Island this 30th day of July in the
year of Our Lord One thousand nine hundred and fifty-six and in the
Fifth Year of the Reign of Her Majesty QUEEN ELIZABETH THE
SECOND.

GOD SAVE THE QUEEN!
(C. 12/1956 (C)).

PRINTED BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER, AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT.
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