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SAINT VINCENT


GOVERNMENT


GAZETTE


VOL. 91.] SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 25 MARCH, 1958. [No. 17.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

No. 145.
LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL MEETING.
It is notified for general information that there will be a meeting of the
Legislative Council at the Council Chamber, Kingstown, on Thursday,
3rd April, 1958, at 10.00 a.m.
The Order of the Day of this meeting is published with this issue of the
Gazette.
A cordial invitation to attend is extended to the General Public.
25th March, 1958.


No. 146.
OBITUARY.
His Honour the Administrator has
learnt with deep regret of the death
on March 15th of Mr. ROBERT VANLOO
who served this Colony for many
years as an Officer in the Department
of Agriculture.
25th March, 1958.
(A 45/1943.)

No. 147.
RETURN OF PUISNE JUDGE.
With reference to Gazette Notice
No. 92 of 19th February, 1958, the
Honourable. Mr. Justice G. L. TAYLOR,
Puisne Judge, returned to the Colony
on 17th March, 1958, from the Dominica
Circuit of the Court.
25th March, 1958.
(A. 14/1951.)


No. 148.


PRI


APPOINTMENTS.


SON VISITING COMMITTEE.


The following persons have been ap-
pointed members of the above Commit-
tee for the year 1958 under the provi-
sions of Rule 3 of the St. Vincent
Prison Rules, 1945 (S.R. & 0. No. 39 of
1945) :
N. A. BERRIDGE, Esq., (visiting
Justice),
G. A. McINTOSH, Etq.,
H. A. DAvIs, Esq., O B.E.,
R. T. SAMUEL, Eq.,
Rev. J. B. BROOM1ES,
V. D. ARCHER, Esq., HI.B.E.,
Mrs. G. SELLING,
The Public Assistance and Proba-
tion Officer-Secretary.


25th Mar
(J. 19/1943.)


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114 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 25 MARCH, 1958.-(No. 17.)


No. 149.
BOARD OF EDUCATION.

The undermentioned persons have
been appointed as Members of the
Board of Education under the Educa-
tion Ordinance, 1937 for a period of one
year with effect from 5th February,
1958:-
V. D. ARCHER, Esq., (Chairman)
The Education Officer,
The Headmistress, Girls' High
School,
The Headmaster, Grammar School,
The Inspector of Schools,
The Honourable A. C. CYRUS,
The Rev. Canon F. G. OGDEN,
The Rev. Father MICHAEL J. O'KANE,
The Rev. J. B. BROOMES,
JAMES E. FINDLAY, Esq., Repre-
senting the Teachers' Association,
H. S. McCoNNIE, Esq., B.Ss.,
Dr. S. GUN-MUNRo,
Miss NELCIA JOHN.
25th March, 1958.
(E. 3/1948.)

No. 150.
DRAWINd OFFICE, P.W.D_

His Honour the Administrator has
been pleased to approve the following
appointments in the Public Works
Department Drawing Office, on six (6)
months probation, with effect from 1st
January, 1958:-
(a) Mr. RONALD CHAMBERS, Assistant
Draughtsman, as Draughtsman;
(b) Mr. CABDRIC DEBIQUE, Appren-
tice Draughtsman, as Assistant
Draughtsman.
25th March, 1958.
(P.FY. 775 & 825.)

No. 151.
CONFIRMATION.

His Excellency the Governor has been
pleased to confirm Mr. C. 0. R. PHILLIPS
in the post of Registrar and Additional
Magistrate, St. Vincent, with effect from
1st September, 1957.
25th March, 1958.
(P.F. 891.)

No. 152.
PROMOTION.

His Honour the Administrator has
approved the promotion of Mr. EGBERT
ISRAEL, Crown Lands Bailiff, Agricul-
tural Department, to the post of Forest


Ranger, Agricultural Department, with
effect from 1st April, 1958, on one year's
probation.
25th March, 1958.
(P.F. 429.)


No. 153.
EXTENSION OF LEAVE.

With reference to Government
Notice No. 598 of 31st December, 1957,
Captain H. M. CHRISTOPHER, Assistant
Secretary (Administrative) Windward
Islands, has been granted an extension
of leave to 15th March, 1958.
25th March, 1958.
(A. 29/1948.)


No. 154.
PRE-RESIGNATION LEAVE.

Mr. 0. D. JACKSON, Class III Clerk,
Treasury Department, has been granted
124 days leave prior to resignation
from the Public Service, with effect
from 3rd March, 1958.
25th March, 1958.
(P.P. 738.)

No. 155.
TROUMACA VILLAGE COUNCIL.

With reference to Government Notice
No. 113 of 25th February, 1958, Mr.
LEOPOLD ANTHONY has been elected
Chairman of the Troumaca Village
Council for the remainder of the year
1958, replacing Mr. EGBERT LEDGER who
has resigned.
25th March, 1958.
(A. 85/s1948.)

No. 15;
STATEMENT OF REDISTRIBUTION
OF RESPONSIBILITIES AMONG
MINISTERS.

It is notified for public information
that the Governor by virtue of the
power and authority vested in him by
Instructions under the Royal Sign
Manual and Signet has directed that
the Department of Lands and Survey,
formerly a part of the Public Works
Department and hitherto assigned to
the Ministry for Communications and
Works, shall instead be hereafter
assigned to the Ministry for Trade
and Production.


25th Ma
((. 7/195(.)


rch, 1958.












SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY. 25 11ARCCH, 1958.-(No. 17.)


No. 157.
BANK HOLIDAYS.

Under the Bank Holidays Ordinance,
Friday, the 4th April (Good Friday),
and Monday the 7th April (Easter
Monday), being Bank Holidays, all
Public Offices will be closed on those
days.
25th March, 1958.

No. 158.
VACANT POSTS.

EASTERN CARIBBEAN FARM INSTITUTE,
TRINIDAD, B.W.I.

PRNCIPAL.

Applications are invited for the post
of PRINCIPAL of the Eastern Carib-
bean Farm Institute, which is main-
tained by thirteen Governments in the
region to train the subordinate staffs
of Departments of Agriculture and
ethers in the practice and theory of
agriculture at sub-University level. The
Principal is a member of the Governing
Body and the administrative and
academic head of the Institute, charged
with full responsibility for the training
of sixty-four students (male) in resi-
dence, at present, for a period of
twenty-one months: he has wide scope
for initiative in proposing develo)-
ments in this relatively new institution.
The 150 acre mixed farm has been
established over the last five years as a
self-supporting teaching unit and has a
balance of money available to extend
practical teaching facilities.
The post is pensionable for personal
and Widows' and Orphans' benefits
under the Overseas Superannuation
Scheme administered by the Crown
Agents for Oversea Governments and
Administrations, to which the Principal,
if eligible for membership, contributes
approximately 4% of basic salary, and
fhe Institute 22% : if he is ineligible, an
allowance is paid in lieu of pension
rights.
The salary offered, subject to consid-
eration for upward revision in accord-
ance with any recommendations which
may be made for the Trinidad Govern-
ment salary to which it is linked, is
1,450 (basic) plus 200 per annum
non-pensionable duty allowance, 50 per
annum entertainment allowance, and
mileage allowance for all official travel-
ling.
Comfortable self-contained furnished
quarters are provided at 81'/ of salary
subject to a maximum of 10. 8. 4.
per month plus 5% per annum of the
value of furniture supplied. Free ap-


proved passages for the Principal and
his wife and children under the age of
18 years who are dependent upon him
up to a maximum of five persons in all
from his place of domicile or recruit-
ment will be granted on appointment.
Vacation 'leave at the rate of 45 days
for each full year of service, with ap-
proved leave passages to a maximum
of three full fares, if applicable, to
place of normal domicile, are allowed
after every two and a half years' resi-
dential service.
Applications giving fxll details of
qualifications and experience, together
with the names and addresses of three
persons to whom reference may be made,
should be addressed to the Senior Assist-
ant Secretary, Department of Agricul-
ture, Whitehall, Maraval, Trinidad,
(who is acting on behalf of the Govern-
ing Body) to reach him not later than
3rd June, 1958.
25th March, 1958.

No. 159.
MEDICAL DEPARTMENT,
BRITISH GUIANA.

Vx IANCY FOR RADIOGRAPHEM.

Applications are invited from suit-
ably qualified persons for appointment
as Radiographer, Medical Department.
2. Appointment and Salary: On
contract for three years with salary on
the sale $3,048-$3,840 per annum:
commencing salary commensurate with
qualifications and/or experience: a gra-
tuity of 221/2% of salary will be paid in
respect of each completed period of
3 months' satisfactory resident service,
either at six-monthly intervals during
the period of contract, or in a single
lump sum on the conclusion of leave
earned. If the gratuity is paid at six-
monthly intervals, earned vacation
leave would not count for gratuity pur-
poses, but if paid in a single lump sum
on conclusion of the engagement, leave
would earn gratuity.
3. Duti(s: To work in either the
X-Ray Diagnostic or Therapeutic
branches of the Medical Department an-
der the direction and control of the
Radiologist.
4. Qualifica ions: Membership of the
Society of Radiographers, holding the
Society's Diploma and not less than 2
years' post-graduate experience in the
X-Ray Department of a recognized
hospital.
5. Medical fitness: The succesful
candidate will be required to pass a
medical examination for admission to
the Public Service.













116 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 25 MARCH, 1958.-(No. 17.)


6. Leave: General Orders and exist-
ing regulations on the subject provide
five days' leave for each completed
month of resident service up to a maxi-
mum of six months. A minimum tour
of service is two years.
7. General Informiation: Appoint-
ment will be subject to Colonial Regu-
lations, General Orders, Stores Regula-
tions, Financial Regulations, and other
local regulations in force from time
to time in so far as they are
applicable. A candidate in The West
Indies, if successful, would be pro-
vided with passages to Briti!h Gu(i-
ana for himself, his wife and children
(if any), not exceeding five per-
sons in all, provided they either
accompany him to British Guiana or
join him there within twelve months of
his departure for the Colony: children
to be under 18 years of age, unmarried
and dependent on the officer. A similar
passage con..sion will be granted, at
Government expense, for the officer and
his family, back to the country from
which he was recruited on satisfactory
completion of his contract.
8. Applications stating name in full,
date and year of birth, educational
qualifications and experience, and ac-
companied by at least two recent testi-
monials should be addressed to the Chief
Establishment Officer, The Public Build-
ings, Georgetown, British Guiana, for
delivery not later than the 31st March,
1958.
25th March, 1958.



No. 160.
MENTAL HOSPITAL, VILLA, ST. VINCENT.

Applications are invited from suit-
able candidates to fill two vacancies in
the Mental Hospital, Villa for
1. A Male Attendant.
2. A Female Attendant.
Qualifications.
Applicants should have at least a
good primary education and must have
reached a standard not lower than Stan-
dard VI in a local primary school. A
secondary education will count in the
candidates' favour.
Du ties:
(i) To take care of the mentally ill
in the Hospital and to attend to
their comfort, care and well
being as provided in the Rules
for the management of the Insti-
tution.


(ii) Such other duties not inconsist-
en t with the above as the officer
in charge with the approval of
the Medical Superintendent
might direct.
Salary:
The posts are not pensionable and
successful candidates will receive salary
as follows:
Female Attendant: In the scale $516
x $24-$635 plus 20'(i.
Male Attendant: In the scale $528 x
$24-$624 x $36-$768 plus 20%.
Free uniforms are provided. Free
quarters in the Institution are at pre-
sent provided for single staff but they
may be required to live out in future.
Attendants are subject to the Gen-
eral Orders, the Financial and Stores
Rules of the Windward Islands and to
all Regulations made for the manage-
ment and control of the Hospital.
Applications accompanied by two tes-
timonials must be addressed to the
Senior Medical Officer, Medical Depart-
ment, Kingstown and should reach him
not later than 31st March, 1958.
25th March, 1958.

No. 142.
FOREST GUARD, DEPARTMENT OF
AGRICULTURE.

Non-pensionable post with salary
scale $528 x $24-$768 plus 20%.
Apply to Superintendent of Agricul-
ture from whom further particulars
obtainable, by April 4th, stating educa-
tional and other qualifications.
18th March, 1958.
(C.L. 1/1949.)

No'. 161.
LEGISLATION.

The undermentioned Ordinances
which have been assented to by His
Excellency the Governor are published
with this issue of the Gazette:-
No. 4 of 1958.-An Ordinance fur-
ther to amend the Customs Ordin-
ance, Cap. 183.
(C. 7/1957.)

No. 5 of 1958.-An Ordinance fur-
ther to amend the Customs Duties
Ordinance, Cap. 184.
(T. 3/1956.)

No. 6 of 1958.-An Ordinance fur-
ther to amend the Local Govern-
ment Ordinance, 1951.
(D. 2/1949.)












SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 25 MARCH, 1958.-(No. 17.)


No. 7 of 1958.-An Ordinance to
amend the Firearms Ordinance,
1956.
(J. 37/1950.)
No. 8 of 1958.-An Ordinance further
to amend the Banana Growers
Association Ordinance, 1954.
(B. 32/1950 (D).)
By Command,
G. LISLE FRASER,
Acting Government Secretary.
GOVERNMENT OFFICE,
25th March, 1958.

DEPARTMENTAL AND
OTHER NOTICES.

SUPREME COURT NOTICE.

NOTICE is hereby given that a
Sitting of the Supreme Court of the
Windward Islands and Leeward
Islands in its CRIMINAL JURISDIC-
TION will be held at the Court House
in Kingstown on TUESDAY the 8th
day of April, 1958, at 10.00 o'clock in
the forenoon.
All parties concerned, also such per-
sons as are bound over by recognizance
to prosecute or give evidence, or sum-
moned as Jurors or witnesses are com-
manded to give their personal atte'-
dance.
C. 0. R. PHILLIPS,
Registrar Supreme Court.
Registrar's Office,
Kingstown,
20th March, 1958.


INCOME TAX NOTICE.

TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC.

Every person concerned, not being a
Government Officer, is hereby reminded
that the latest date for the submission of
Income Tax Returns for assessment iun
the year 1958 is the 31st March, and
that failure to give notice of charge-
ability is an offence against the Income
Tax Ordinance, rendering the person
concerned liable to a fine not exceeding
SEVEN HUNDRED AND FIFTY
DOLLARS.
2. Every person whose income accru-
ing in, derived from the Colony or else-
where and whether received in the
Colony or not for the preceding year,
exceeded the statutory limit of $480.00
is required to submit a return in the
prescribed form notwithstanding that on
account of approved deductions no tax


may eventually be chargeable, and
particular attention is directed to the
fact that the term "income" is deemed
to include not only money but also al-
lowances in kind.
3. Efforts are being made to send
blank forms to such persons. It is to be
clearly understood, however, that the
Income Tax Department is under no
obligation to send a return form to any-
one and that a person is not exonerated
from the statutory liability of making a
return even though a form may not have
been received from the Department.
Forms may be obtained, on application,
at the Revenue Offices at Georgetown,
Barrouallie, Bequia and Union Island,
or in any other district from the Police
Station situate therein or from the In-
come Tax Department, Kingstown,
where any person requiring information
in connection therewith is invited to
enquire.
4. The form correctly completed,
should be accompanied by all necessary
supporting statements. Specimens of
the form of account required from small
traders and from occupiers or cultiva-
tors of land will be supplied on request.
F. E. WILLIAMS,
Inland Revenue Officer.
INLAND REVENUE OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN,
14th January, 1958. '

WATER NOTICE.

The Public is hereby reminded that
within recent months there has been a
shortage of water which has been
intensified by drought.
2. All persons are therefore re-
quested to exercise the greatest caution
in the use of water so as to conserve
whatever is available.
3. It has come to the notice of the
Public Works Department that persons
are using water from the Distribution
System for commercial irrigation pur-
poses. This is a contravention of the
Water Ordinance and legal action will
be taken against offenders.
4. The use of garden hoses is pro-
hibited until further notice.
5. At standpipes, the practices of
watering animals, washing clothes, bath-
ing and allowing the standpipes to run
after receptacles for collection of water
are full, are c'l offences punishable un-
der the Water Ordinance.
6. The public is therefore requested
to cooperate with the Department in its
efforts to minimise the waste of water
during this period of shortage.
R. G. SMITH,
Superintendent of Works.
1st March, 1958.











118 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 25 MARCH, 1958.-(No. 17.)


CUSTOMS NOTICE.

In accordance with the provisions of
section 102 Cap. 183 of the Laws of
St. Vincent, it is hereby notified that
the und mentionedd articles have been
seized for a breach of Sections 90 and
92 of the above mentioned Ordinance.
66 Male Gold Plated Watches
1 Female Gold Plated Watch
18 Male Gold Plated Watch-bands
18 Female Gold Plated Watch-bands.
JAMES H. D. COX,
Collector of Customs & Excise.
H.M. Customs,
St. Vincent.
11th March, 1958.


POST OFFICE NOTICE.

- FEDERAL COMMEMORATIVE STAMPS

A new issue of stamps to commemo-
rate the inauguration of the Federal
Legislature in Trinidad will be re-
leased for sale at the General Post
Office, Kingstown, and at all District
Post Offices on Tuesday 22nd April,
1958. The issue will comprise 3 values
only: 3 cents, 6 cents, and 12 cents.

P. D. O'N. CRICHTON,
Colonial Postmaster.

25th February, 1958.


POINTED BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER, AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN, ST. VIemrW.
[ Price 24 cents. ]





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