Title: Saint Vincent government gazette
ALL VOLUMES CITATION THUMBNAILS PAGE IMAGE ZOOMABLE
Full Citation
STANDARD VIEW MARC VIEW
Permanent Link: http://ufdc.ufl.edu/UF00077473/00422
 Material Information
Title: Saint Vincent government gazette
Alternate Title: Government gazette
St. Vincent government gazette
Physical Description: v. : ; 35 cm.
Language: English
Creator: Saint Vincent
Publisher: G.P.O.
Place of Publication: Kingstown, St. Vincent
Kingstown St. Vincent
Publication Date: January 6, 1959
Frequency: weekly
regular
 Subjects
Subject: Gazettes -- Periodicals -- Saint Vincent   ( lcsh )
Genre: federal government publication   ( marcgt )
legislation   ( marcgt )
periodical   ( marcgt )
Spatial Coverage: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines -- Saint Vincent
 Notes
Dates or Sequential Designation: v. 1, no. 1 (1868)-v. 112, no. 48 (Tues., 23 Oct. 1979)
General Note: Description based on: Vol. 111, no. 1 (Tues., 3 Jan. 1978); title from caption.
General Note: Supplements which accompany some numbers contain extraordinary issues, ordinances, statutory rules of order, etc.
 Record Information
Bibliographic ID: UF00077473
Volume ID: VID00422
Source Institution: University of Florida
Holding Location: University of Florida
Rights Management: All rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier: oclc - 19844741
lccn - sn 89018505
 Related Items
Succeeded by: Government gazette

Full Text


















SAINT VINCENT


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE

published bg -uthoritg.


VOL. 92.] SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 6 JANUARY, 1959. [No. 2.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.
No. 620.
IN THE MATTER OF THE LAND ACQUISITION ORDINANCE 1946
(No. 22 of 1946)
AND
IN THE MATTER OF THE ACQUISITION by the Governor in Council of
a certain parcel of land at Simon in the Parish of Charlotte for a public
purpose.
DECLARATION OF ACQUISITION OF LAND
(SECOND PUBLICATION.)
WHEREAS it is enacted by Section 3 of the Land Acquisition Ordinance 1946
(No. 22 of 1946) that 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:
AND WHEREAS it is considered by the Governor in Council that the under-
mentioned parcel of land should be acquired for a public purpose, to wit, the
improvement of the Simon/New Prospect Public Road:
Now IT Is HEREBY DECLARED by His Excellency the Governor acting in
accordance with the advice of the Executive Council of the Colony of Saint
Vincent that upon the Second Publication of this Declaration in the Gazette all
that parcel of land at Simon in the Parish of Charlotte the property of David
Jackson measuring 1,870 square feet in area and bounded on the North by the
Public Road on the South by a Stream on the East and West by the remaining
lands of the said David Jackson shall vest absolutely in the Crown.
AND IT Is HEREBY FURTHER DECLARED AND NOTIFIED that a plan bearing
the Number C3/14 showing the above mentioned parcel of land has been
prepared by Henry Neblett, Licensed Land Surveyor and can be inspected at all
reasonable hours at the Lands and Surveys Department of Kingstown in the
said Colony.
Dated at Kingstown this 29th day of December, 1958.
F. GILBERT THOMAS,
Clerk of Executive Council.






3a],7











1 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 6 JANUARY, 1959.-(No. 2.)


No. 621
IN THE MATTER OF THE LAND ACQUISITION ORDINANCE 1946
(No. 22 of 1946)
AND
IN THE MATTER OF THE ACQUISITION by the Governor in Council of
a certain parcel of land at Mesopotamia in the Parish of Charlotte for a
public purpose.

DECLARATION OF ACQUISITION OF LAND

(SECOND PUBLICATION.)

WHEREAS it is enacted by Section 3 of the Land Acquisition Ordinance 1946
(No. 22 of 1946) that 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:
AND WHEREAS it is considered by the Governor in Council that the under-
mentioned parcel of land should be acquired for a public purpose, to wit, the
improvement of the Freeland/Farm Public Road:
Now IT Is HEREBY DECLARED by His Excellency the Governor acting in
accordance with the advice of the Executive Council of the Colony of Saint
Vincent that upon the Second Publication of this Declaration in the Gazette all
that parcel of land at Mesopotamia in the Parish of Charlotte the property of
Clement Sampson measuring 1,018 square feet in area and bounded on the
North and East by the Freeland/Farm Public Road on the South and West by
the remaining lands of the said Clement Sampson shall vest absolutely in the
Crown:
AND IT IS HEREBY FURTHER DECLARED AND NOTIFIED that a plan bearing
the Number C3/16 showing the above mentioned parcel of land has been
prepared by Henry Neblett, Licensed Land Surveyor and lodged on the 19th
day of May, 1958 at the Lands and Surveys Department of Kingstown in the
said Colony and can be inspected at all reasonable hours at the said Department.
Dated at Kingstown this 29th day of December, 1958.
F. GILBERT THOMAS,
Clerk of Executive Council.


No. 2.
SUPERVISION OF ELECTIONS, 1959.

Under the provisions of Section 13
of the Legislative Council (Elections)
Ordinance (No. 13 of 1951) Mr. J. V.
ALVES, Public Relations and Local Gov-
ernment Officer, has been appointed as
Supervisor of Elections with effect from
1st January, 1959, for the purpose of
exercising general direction and super-
vision over the administrative conduct of
the Bye-elections to the House of Repre-
sentatives of the West Indies to be held
on the 23rd day of February, 1959.
Mr. Alves will in addition continue to
perform his substantive duties.
6th January, 1959.

No. 3.
APPOINTMENTS.

Mr. HORACE KING as a Junior Road
Overseer, Public Works Department, on
one (1) year's probation with effect
from 16th December, 1958.
6th January, 1959.
(P.F. 963.)


No. 4.
MARRIAGE OFFICER.

The Reverend M. L. PETERSON, Dis-
trict Superintendent of the Pilgrim
Holiness Church, with effect from 6th
January, 1959.
6th January, 1959.
(J. 22/1951 II.)

No. 5.
TEMPORARY APPOINTMENT.

Mr. D. E. WEEKES, Acting Registrar,
Supreme Court, has been appointed
temporarily as an Additional Magis-
trate, and Coroner, of Districts I, II and
III with effect from 6th January, 1959
and until further notice.
6th January, 1959.
(A. 34/1958.)
No. 6.
TERMINATION OF PROBATIONARY
APPOINTMENT.

With reference to Government Notice
No. 353 of 30th July, 1957, the proba-












SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 6 JANUARY, 1959.-(No. 2.)


tionary appointment of Mr. CARLTON
JACK, a Junior Road Overseer, Public
Works Department, has been terminated
as at 31st December, 1958.
6th January, 1959.
(P.F. 882.)

No. 7.
CONFIRMATION.

With reference to Gazette Notice
No. 150 of 5th March, 1958, His Honour
the Acting Administrator has been
pleased to approve the confirmation of
Mr. RONALD CHAMBERS in the post of
Draughtsman, Public Works Depart-
ment, with effect from 1st January,
1958.
6th January, 1959.
(P.F. 775.)

No. 8.
VACATION LEAVE.

Mr. G. L. FRASER, Administrative
Assistant (Clerk, Legislative Council),
has been granted 347 days' vacation
leave with effect from 3rd January,
1959.
6th January, 1959.
(P.F. 153.)

No. 9.
Mr. F. E. WILLIAMS, Inland Revenue
Officer, has been granted three (3)
months vacation leave with effect from
3rd January, 1959.
6th January, 1959.
(P.F. 135.)

No. 10.
Mr. T. A. BROWNE, Senior Clerk, Cus-
toms Department has been granted two
(2) weeks vacation leave with effect
from 3rd January, 1959.
6th January, 1959.
(P.F. 278.)

No. 11.
Miss VENICE HAYNES, Junior Clerk,
Government Office, has been granted
119 days' vacation leave with effect from
3rd January, 1959.
6th January, 1959.
(P.F. 552.)

No. 12.
ACTING APPOINTMENTS.

Consequent on the grant of three
months vacation leave to Mr. F. E.
WILLIAMS, Inland Revenue Officer, with


effect from 3rd January, 1959, the fol-
lowing acting appointments have been
approved:-
Mr. A J. DASILVA, Inspector of
of Taxes, as Inland Revenue Offi-
cer.
Mr. N. R. CUMMINGS, Inspector of
Accounts, Treasury as Inspector
of Taxes, Inland Revenue Depart-
ment.
Mr. A. E. EDWARDS, Senior Clerk,
Treasury as Inspector of Ac-
counts, Treasury.
6th January, 1959.
(P.Fs. 79, 104, 452.)

No. 624.
VACANT POSTS.

ASSISTANT EXECUTIVE OFFICER AND
TEACHER, FAIRHALL (APPROVED)
SCHOOL. NON-PENSIONABLE.

Salary scale $720 X $60-$1,260 per
annum plus 20%. Free accommoda-
tion, meals and laundry
Applicants should have experience in
Teaching and Social Work, especially in
connection with the care of children.
Apply to the Public Assistance and
Probation Officer, Kingstown, St. Vin-
cent from whom further particulars may
be obtained, not later than 31st January,
1959.
30th December, 1958.

No. 13.
AGRICULTURE DEPARTMENT (BRITISH
GUIANA)

VACANCY FOR PLANT PATHOLOGIST.

Appointment is on contract for three
years in the first instance (with gratuity
221/2 of salary for each completed period
of three months' service) : salary $4,272
per annum in scale $3,696 x $144-
$4,560// x $240-$6,720 per annum
plus an additional increment for each
year of relevant experience.
2. Candidates should possess Uni-
veristy Degree with specialisation in
Plant Pathology and two years' practi-
cal experience or a Degree in Agricul-
ture or Horticulture with at least two
years' post-graduate training in Plant
Pathology.
3. Applications stating name, date of
birth, qualifications and experience, and
accompanied by at least two recent
testimonials (not applicable to Public
Officers) should be addressed to the
Secretary, Public Service Commission,
General Post Office Building, George-








6 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 6 JANUARY, 1959.-(No. 2.)


town, British Guiana, for delivery not
later than 31st January, 1959. Further
particulars of post obtainable on request
from the Chief Establishment Officer,
Public Buildings, Georgetown, British
Guiana.
6th January, 1959.


No. 14.
WEST INDIES NATIONAL SONG.

Consequent upon the decision of the
Government of The West Indies to hold
a competition for selecting a National
Song for the Federation, the Govern-
ment of ST. VINCENT has set up a
technical committee to consider entries
for this competition. The best entries
selected by this committee will be for-
warded to the Central Committee which
has been set up by the Federal Govern-
ment and the territorial Governments.
Conditions of Entry
(i) Submissions may be either the
work of one person or the re-
sult of collaboration. Entries
may be complete in the form
consisting of both words and
music, or may consist of either
words or music alone;
(ii) The first verse of the song must
be complete in itself. The
S maximum length of each verse
should be eight lines with an
overall length of twenty-four
lines. All musical scores must
be harmonised as for four
vocal parts;
(iii) Entries from St. Vincent must
be submitted by January 31st
in the first instance to Mr. A.
V. Sprott, C/o. Ministry for
Social Services, Kingstown,
who is the Chairman of the
1oca technical committee.
Other members of this Commit-
tee are Messrs Weston Lewis,
T. V. Keane and J. V. Alves,
(Secretary). The Committee
has power to co-opt.
(iv) The names and territories of
birth of the composers and
poets should be written on all
manuscripts in the right-hand
top corner;
(v) Vincentians living abroad
should send their submissions
through The West Indies Com-
missioners in the United King-
dom and Canada and the Stu-
dents' Liaison Officer, Wash-
ington, to the chairman of
their St. Vincent Techincal
Committee;


(vi) Each entrant must give his
consent that in the event of his
entry being selected as the Na-
tional Song all rights whatso-
ever (including copyright) in
the song (i.e., words and
music) shall be vested in the
Federal Government without
payment of any consideration
other than the prize money
specified in this notice. The
rights to broadcast all songs
submitted must also be given
to the Central Committee for
the duration of the competition.
Prize
A prize of $720.00 (150) will be
awarded for the winning entry. Where
the entry is the result of collaboration,
the prize will be equally divided.
Competitors are asked to note that
the committee would wish to see the fol-
lowing qualities in the National Song:
(a) Dignity
(b) Ability to inspire national pride
(c) Range within the compass of the
average voice.
6th January, 1959.

No. 15.
LEGISLATION.

The Right Honourable the Secretary
of State for the Colonies has notified
that Her Majesty the QUEEN will .not
be advised to exercise her power of dis-
allowance in respect of the following
Ordinance of this Government:-

No. 17 of 1958-An Ordinance fur-
ther to amend the Cotton Export
Levy Ordinance, 1934.
(B. 14/1946.)
6th January, 1959.

No. 16.
The undermentioned 0 r d i n a n c e
which has been assented to by His
Excellency the Governor is published
with this issue of the Gazette:-

No. 19 of 1958.-An Ordinance to
repeal the Nurses Retiring Allow-
ance Ordinance.
(M. 7/1955.)
By Order,

F. G. THOMAS,
Acting Government Secretary.

GOVERNMENT OFFICE,
6th January, 1959.











SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 6 JANUARY, 1959.-(No. 2.)


DEPARTMENTAL AND OTHER NOTICES.

STATEMENT OF CURRENCY NOTES AND COINS IN CIRCULATION
IN THE BRITISH CARIBBEAN TERRITORIES (EASTERN GROUP)
ON DECEMBER 1ST, 1958


Notes


Average circulation during October,
1958
British Caribbean Currency
Demonetized Government Notes

Total average ...... .... .. ....


British Caribbean Notes
circulation on Decel
Trinidad and Tobago
Barbados .... ......
British Guiana
Grenada
St. Vincent .....
St. Lucia
Dominica ...
Antigua ......
St. Kitts ..
Montserrat .....
"Proof Set" Coins ......


69,110,180.00
1,024,604.00

70,134,784.00


and Coins in
mber 1st, 1958. $
32,631,162.00
6,953,225.00
19,456,235.50
-. 3,300,100.00
888,400.00
1,034,000.00
S1,934,400.00
2,574,300.00
S 1,589,600.00
346,805.00


Coins
$


3,544,178.00


3,544,178.00


$
1,465,371.00
543,350.00
778,085.00
179,325.00
97,750.00
125,600.00
104,550.00
124,600.00
122,900.00
24,150.00
1,870.00


Total British Caribbean notes and coins
in circulation on 1st December,
1958.
Demonetized Government notes out-
standing on December 1st, 1958.
Trinidad and Tobago ...... ...... ......
British Guiana ...... ...... ...... ......
Barbados ...... ...... ......

Total demonetized Govt. Notes out-
standing on December 1st, 1958.


Total circulation at December 1st, 1958.


$70,708,227.50 $3,567,551.00



711,547.00
253,346.50
67,971.00


1,032,864.50


$71,741,092.00 $3,567,551.00


L. SPENCE,
Executive Commissioner,
British Caribbean Currency Board.
British Caribbean Currency Board,
Treasury Chambers,
Port of Spain,
Trinidad, WI.


TREASURY NOTICE.

LAND AND HOUSE TAX DEPARTMENT.

Notice is hereby given that in accordance with Section 49 of the "Land
and House Tax Ordinance", Chapter 194 as amended by Ordinance No. 12 of
1954 the following property which was sold for arrears of Income Tax on the
6th day of December, 1958 will Vest absolutely in the purchaser's name, unless
the Owner or any persons having an interest in the property sold, pay into the
Treasury the said Purchase Price Plus Ten Per Centum thereof before the
expiration of three (3) months from the date of sale.


I
Treasury Chambers,
Kingstown,
St. Vincent.
15th December, 1958.
Name of Owner Situation of Description of
or Occupier Property Property
Sergeant, James Port Elizabeth 1 House Spot


SD. B. CHARLES,
Accountant General.


Amount
Sold for
$20.00


Date

6.12.58.




















SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 6 JANUARY, 1959.-(No. 2.)


CROWN BOUNDARY SURVEYS.

In accordance with the Crown Lands Ordinance Chapter 77 Section 8 and
the amending Ordinance No. 22 of 1945, the following plans of surveys of
Crown Boundaries have been approved by the Governor and deposited in the
Lands and Surveys Department.


Plan.No. Description Parish Surveyor Loaed


G444 Crown Boundary from Hog Hole St. George Henry
to Fenton Rd. Neblett 7/ 8/58

P1/53 Crown Boundary at Juba, Lower St. Patrick Henry
Village, Spring Estate Neblett 13/11/58

G3/42 Crown Boundaries at Herbert
and Dauphine St. George W; E. Falby 10/10/58


H. R. WASON,
11th December, 1958. Corwn Surveyor.


SUPREME COURT NOTICE.

NOTICE is hereby given that a sitting
of the Supreme Court of the Windward
Islands and Leeward Islands in its CRI-
MINAL JURISDICTION will be held
at Court House in Kingstown on Mon-
day the 12th January, 1959, at 10.00
o'clock in the forenoon. All parties
concerned, also such persons as are
bound over by recognizance to prose-
cute or give evidence, or summoned as
Jurors or witnesses are commanded to
give their personal attendance.
D. ELSON WEEKS,
Acting Registrar, Supreme Court.
Registrar's Office,
Kingstown,
27th December, 1958.


NOTICE.


CHARITABLE DEPARTMENT.


As is the custom PUBLIC ASSIST-
ANCE will not be paid in the Calliaqua,
Stubbs, Biabou and Mesopotamia areas
and in Kingstown area, on the First
Friday and First Saturday respectively,
in January 1959, but on 9th and 10th
January, 1959.

VIVIAN T. YOUNG,
Public Assistance Officer.

22nd December, 1958.


PRINTED BY THE GOVERNMENT PRINTER AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT.
[Price 24 cts.]





Publications Not Available

Saint Vincent Government
Gazette

v. 92 no. 2


Ordinance no.


19 of 1958




University of Florida Home Page
© 2004 - 2010 University of Florida George A. Smathers Libraries.
All rights reserved.

Acceptable Use, Copyright, and Disclaimer Statement
Last updated October 10, 2010 - - mvs