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Language: English
Creator: Saint Vincent
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Place of Publication: Kingstown, St. Vincent
Kingstown St. Vincent
Publication Date: January 11, 1966
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Dates or Sequential Designation: v. 1, no. 1 (1868)-v. 112, no. 48 (Tues., 23 Oct. 1979)
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SAINT VINCENT


GOVERNMENT GAZETTE


publishtd bg 4uthoritj.


VOL. 99.] SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 11 JANUARY, 1966.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

No. 4.
PROMOTIONS.

His Honour tf:e A,,ting Admunistrator
has been pleas-ed to approve the follow-
ing promotions:-
(i) Mr. D. A. NILES, Examiner of
Accounts, Audit Department, to
the post of Price Control Officer
with effect from 1st December,
1965.
(ii) Mr. W. B. JACOBS, Administra-
tive Assistant, to the post of
Assistant Secretary, Ministry
of Finance with effect from 16th
September, 1965.
(iii) Mrs. ERCELLB CUMMINGS, Class I
Clerk, Inland Revenue Depart-
ment to the post of Office Super-
intendent, Education Depart-
ment with effect from 1st Jan-
nary, 1966.
(iv) Mr. IIUTSON MARTINDALE, Class I
Clerk, Registry to the post of
Administrative Officer, Bequia,
with effect from 1st December,
1965.
(v) Mr. G. V. BONADIE, Class I
Clerk to the post of Administra-
tive Assistant Chief Minister's
Office with effect from 16th
September, 1965.
11th January, 1966.
(P.Fp.)


No. 5.


APPOINTMENTS.
MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE,
LEWIS PUNNETT HOME
FOR AGED POOR.


With reference to Gazette Notice
No. 231 dated 28th September, 1965, the
undermentioned persons have been ap-
pointed to serve as members of the
Management Committee of the Lewis
Punnett Home for the Aged Poor:
Mr. DENNIS FRANK vice Mr. H. V.
Soso
Mr. F. E. WILLIAMS vice late A. C.
CYRus, O.B.E.
llth January, 1966.
(S.S. 543.)

No. 6.
Under the provisions of sub-section
(2) of Section 51 of the Saint Vincent
(Constitution) Order in Council, 1959,
His Honour the Acting Administrator
has been pleased to appoint the under-
mentioned, persons as Members of the
Public Service Commission as from the
1st January, 1966, and until. the 31st
December, 1966.
V. D. ARCHER, Esq., M.B.E. (Chair-
nman)
EB. DUNCAN, Esq., O.B.E.
D. S. COZIER, Esq.
N. S. NANTON, Esq., LL.B.
11th January, 1966.
(2.)


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No. 7.
VACATION LEAVE.

Mr. G. L. FRASER, Port Officer,
Port and Marine Department, has been
granted 374 days vacation leave with
effect from 4th January, 1966.
llth January, 1966.
(P.F. 153.)

No. 8.
ACTING APPOINTMENT.

His Honour the Acting Administrator
has been pleased to approve the appoint-
ment of Mr. H. B. DASILVA, Senior Cus-
toms Officer, to act as Port Officer with
effect from 4th January, 1966 during
the vacation leave of Mr. G. L. FRASER,
Port Officer.
11th January, 1966.
(P.F. 616.)

No. 9.
LEGISLATION.

The following Documents are pub-
lished with this issue of the Gazette:-
S.R. & O. No. 1.-The Water Distri-
bution (Amendment) Regulations
1966.
(C.M. 98).

S.R. & O. No. 2.-The Price Control
(Rice) Regulations, 1966.
11th January, 1966.

No. 10.
SUPPLEMENT TO GAZETTE.

Copies of the Minutes of the Seventh
Sitting of the Fifth Session of the
Legislative Council held on the 2nd
December, 1965, which may be seen at
Government Office, the Kingstown
Library and at all Revenue Offices are
published with this issue of the
Gazette.
By Command,
HENRY H. WILLIAMS,
Chief Secretary.
GOVERNMENT OFFICE,
11th January, 1966.


DEPARTMENTAL AND
OTHER NOTICES.

Tenders for the supply of Photographs
for Workers Recruited for
Overseas Employment.

Tenders are hereby invited and will
be received up to 3.00 p.m. on Saturday


29th January, 1966 for supplying pho-
tographs to be used on the Identifica-
tion Cards of Workers recruited under
Government sponsored Schemes for
work overseas.
2. The contractors will be required
to provide sets of three (3) ],11, i ..
or six (6) photographs, a:, ttitE tl
when the order is given.
3. The Contractor will be notified
at the time of the order as to the
number of prints required for each set
of photographs also the number of
workers to be photographed.
4. The date of delivery will be deter-
mined by the time of departure of the
workers which is only indicated at the
time of request for workers from the
territory.
5. Tenders should be addressed to
the Chairman, Public Tenders Com-
mittee, Ministry of Finance, and
should be distinctly marked "Tenders
for Photographs".
6. Government does not bind itself
to accept the lowest or any tender.
7. Any further information required
may be obtained from the Department
of Labour, Kingstown.
Ministry of Finance,
11th January, 1966.
(C.M.F. 676).


INCOME TAX NOTICES.

TO GOVERNMENT OFFICERS.

All Government Officers are hereby
reminded that the latest date for the
submission of Income Tax Returns for
assessment in 1966 is the 31st January,
and that failure to give notice of
chargeability is an offence against the
Income Tax Ordinance, rendering the
person concerned liable on conviction to
a fine not exceeding SEVEN HUN-
DRED AND FIFTY DOLLARS.
2. EVERY PERSON whose income
accruing in, derived from the Colony or
elsewhere and whether received in the
Colony or not for the preceding year,
exceeded the statutory limit of $600.00
is required to submit a return on 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 allow-
ances in kind.
3. Efforts are being made to send
forms to such persons through their
Heads of Departments. It is to be
clearly understood, however, that the
Income Tax Department is under no











SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 11


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 Depart-
ment. Forms may be obtained, on appli-
cation, at the Revenue Offices at George-
town, Barrouallie, Bequia and Union
Island, or in any other district from the
Police Station situate therein, or from
the Income Tax Office, Kingstown,
where any person requiring information
in connection therewith is invited to en-
quire.
4. Where Officers are in receipt of
income other than salaries, the form
should include particulars thereof and
should be accompanied by the necessary
supporting statements.

A. J. DaSILVA,
Inland Revenue Officer.
Inland Revenue Office,
Kingstown.
21st December, 1965.


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 in
the year 1966 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
accruing in, derived from the Colony or
elsewhere and whether received in the
Colony or not for the preceding year,
exceeded the statutory limit of $600.00
is required to submit a return in the
prescribed form notwithstanding that on
account of approved deductions no tax
may eventually be chargeable, and par-
ticular attention is directed to the fact
that the term "income" is deemed to
include not only money but also allow-
ances in kind.
3. Efforts are being made to send
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 anyone 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, Barrou-
allie, Bequia and Union Island, or in
any other district from the Police Sta-
tion situate therein or from the Income


Tax Department, Kingstown, where any
person requiring information in connec-
tion 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.
A. J. DaSILVA,
Inland Revenue Officer.
Inland Revenue Office,
Kingstown.
21st December, 1965.


EDUCATION NOTICES.

GROUP TRAINING PROGRAMMES
IN CO-OPERATIVE AND SOCIAL
LEADERSHIP.

The External Aid Office of the
Government of Canada is sponsoring
the following Group Training Pro-
grammes in Co-operative and Social
Leadership in 1966 and 1967:
(a) Co-operative Course 66-1
Duration .. 29 weeks
Commencing May 9th, 1966
(b) Co-operative Course 66-2
Duration .. 26 weeks
Commencing June 24th, 1966
(c) Co-operative Course 66-3
Duration .. 14 weeks
Commencing June 21st, 1966
(d) Social Leadership Course 66-4
Duration .. 8 months
Commencing September 22nd,
1966
The closing dates for applications are:
66-1-15th January, 1966
66-2-15th February, 1966
66-3-15th February, 1966
66-4-15th March, 1966
Further information and application
procedure could be obtained from the
Training Division of the Ministry of
Finance, Kingstown.
5th January, 1966.
(M.F./T. 820.)


FULBRIGHT TRAVEL GRANTS.
U.K. DEPENDENT TERRITORIES
1966/67.

The United States-United Kingdom
Educational Commission announces
that, under the provision of the Ful-
bright Programme, travel grants are
available to citizens of the United King-
dom dependent territories to go to the


JANUARY, 1966.-(No. 3.)
















10 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 11 JANUARY, 1966.-(No. 3.)


United States of America for Academic
or Educational purposes.
There are two main categories of
award:
(a) Students. Preference is given to
graduate candidates or those ex-
pecting to obtain a degree by the
time of departure for the U.S.A.,
but grants for undergraduates
may be considered in special
circumstances. There are two
types of Student Awards:
(1) Travel Only-where the Can-
didate provides evidence of
acceptance at an educational
institution in U.S.A. to-
gether with guarantee of
adequate dollar support for
his/her stay.
(2) Joint Awards Applicants
must be recommended to the
Institution of International
Education in New York for
placement and an award at
an Institution of higher
learning in the United States
of America.
(b) Senior Scholars: grants in this
category are confined to those
who have received invitation to
lecture or carry out Advanced
Research at an Advanced Institu-
tion of higher learning.
The closing dates for applications are:
Students:
Joint Awards 15th January, 1966
Travel only- 1st May, 1966
Senior Scholars
Travel only- 1st May, 1966
Further details regarding eligibility
and application procedure may be ob-
tained from the Training Division, Min-
istry of Finance, Kingstown.
5th January, 1966,
(M.F./T. 816.)


CUSTOMS NOTICES.

In accordance with Sec. 102 of
Cap. 183 of the laws of St. Vincent, it
is hereby notified that on the 23rd De-
cember 1965, the undermentioned goods


were seized for breach of the Customs
Laws from the premises of Denis
DaSilva of Kingstown.
Marks


ALMA/JOCKYRA
St. Bartholomew
via St. Kitts
EMAUX
St. Bartholomew
via St. Kitts
E.G
St. Bartholomew
via St. Kitts


2 ctns McCaullums
Whisky

4 cases White Horse
Whisky

7 cases Black &
White Whisky


It is further notified that on the 23rd
December 1965, the undermentioned
cases of Whisky were seized for a
breach of the Customs Laws from the
premises of Wilbert Lewis of Mt.Pleas-
ant.
Marks


ALMA
St. Bartholomew
via St. Kitts


10 cases White
Horse Whisky


S. E. JOSHUA,
Acting Collector of Customs
& Excise.

Customs House;
7th January, 1966.


NOTICE.

AGRICULTURAL CREDIT
SOCIETIES

All members who are indebted to any
of the Agricultural Credit Societies for
loans granted them, and for which pay-
ment is long overdue, are hereby re-
minded that payments on their loans
should be made as soon as possible, at
the office of the Co-operative Division,
Agricultural Department, Kingstown.

HUGH S. McCONNIE,
Superintendent of Agriculture.

Department of Agriculture,
Kingstown.
16th December, 1965.












SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 11 JANUARY, 1966.-(No. 3.) 11


SAINT VINCENT (CIRCUIT)

IN THE COURT OF APPEAL OF THE WINDWARD ISLANDS AND
LEEWARD ISLANDS


APPEALS FROM DECISION OF MAGISTRATES

Before the Chief Justice Mr. Frank Eustace Field President and Mr. Elvin
Lloyd St. Bernard Puisne Judge at the Court House, Kingstown on the 8th,
9th and 10th days of December 1965.


Case & No.


Result


CRIMINAL


25/1963
Vanda Soleyn
vs
Banfield Bailey


44/1964
Keziah Pierre
vs
Rebecca Me Alister
4/1965
Everard Home
vs
Chief of Police
7/1965
Herman F. Young
vs
R. Milton Cato
9/1965
Edwin Bailey
1s
Chief of Police
13/1965
Reynold Joseph
vs
Chief of Police
14/1965
Calvin John
vs
Chief of Police
20/1965
John Lawrence
vs
Chief of Police
22/1965
Alwyn Jack
vs
Adina Henry
23/1965
James Bobb
vs
Chief of Police
24/1965
Reynold Joseph
vs
Chief of Police


Appeal on costs allowed. Magistrate's order set
aside as to costs. Award to Appellant (1) $10.00
costs in Magistrate Court (2) $15.00 costs in Appeal
Court-total $25.00. Recoverable by distress against
Respondent.

Appeal allowed. Sentence set aside. $15.00 costs
to Appellant.


Judgement reserved.



Appeal withdrawn. No order as to costs.


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's
$10.08 costs to Respondent.


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's
$10.08 costs to Respondent.


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's
Costs to Respondent. $10.08.


decision affirmed.



decision affirmed.



decision affirmed.


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's decision affirmed.
Costs to Respondent $10.08. One month to pay.


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's decision affirmed.
Costs to Respondent $15.00.


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's decision affirmed.
Costs to Respondent $10.08. 2 wks to pay.


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's decision affirmed.












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Case & No.


Result


25/1965
Hilary Simon
vs
Chief of Police

26/1965
Donald Campbell
vs
Everard Edwards

28/1965
George Cordice
vs
Helkiah Eustace

29/1965
Clarence Sealey
vs
Chief of Police

30/1965
Leon Hinds
vs
Everard Edwards

31/1965
Leon Hinds
vs
Everard Edwards

32/1965
Leon Hinds
vs
Alban Radix

35/1965
Conrad Forbes
vs
Chief of Police

38/1965
Henry Dellimore
vs
Chief of Police

39/1965
Amon Adams
vs
Chief of Police

41/1965
Hugh Charles
vs
Chief of Police

42/1965
Veronica Richar
vs
Chief of Police

43/1965
Edson Simon
vs
Chief of Police


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's decision affirmed.


Appeal allowed.
de novo hearing.



Appeal allowed.
orders set aside.
de novo hearing.


Case remitted to Magistrate for




Magistrate's conviction and
Case remitted to Magistrate for


Appeal withdrawn. No order as to costs.


Appeal withdrawn.




Appeal withdrawn.




Appeal withdrawn.


Costs to Respondent $10.08.




Costs to Respondent $10.08.




Costs to Respondent $10.08.


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's decision affirmed.
$10.08 costs to Respondent.



Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's decision affirmed.
Costs $15.00 to Respondent-21 days to pay.



Appeal struck out. No order as to costs.




Appeal allowed. Fine $43.20 or imprisonment for
one month. One month to pay.



Appeal allowed. Sentence varied to fine of $25.00
or 1 month H.L.-21 days to pay. No order as to
cos; .


Appeal allowed. Magistrate's decision set aside.
Fino $14.40 or 1 month H.L.-21 days to pay.

















SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 11 JANUARY, 1966.-(No. 3.) 13


Case & No.


Result


CIVIL
16/1965
Hilton Hurst
vs
Val-U Electrical Services
17/1965
Leroy Commissiong
vs
Helvin John
18/1965
Winston Wilson
vs
Stewart Gill
19/1965
Lester Pinder
vs
Marie Wiseman


Appeal allowed. Magistrate's decision set aside.
Judgement for Defendant. No order as to costs.


Appeal allowed. Magistrate's decision set aside.
Case remitted to a Magistrate for rehearing
de novo.

Appeal struck out. Appellant can apply again.
$10.08 costs to respondent.


Appeal dismissed. $15.00 costs to Respondent.


21/1965
Vannie Willianms
vs
Stephanie Solomon
27/1965
Louise Davis
vs
Samuel Cain
33/1965
Margaret Nurse
vs
Theodore Jack
34/1965
Grace Richards
vs
Alvin Herbert
36/1965
Basil Coombs
vs
Bruce Browne
40/1965
Lou e Hazell
vs
Wilfred Parris


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's
No order as to costs.


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's
$15.00 costs to respondent.


Appeal dismissed. Magistrate's
Costs to Respondent $15.00.


decision affirmed.



decision affirmed.



decision affirmed.


Both appeals dismissed. Magistrate's decision
affirmed. $15.00 cots to Respondent.


Appeal allowed. Magistrate's decision set aside.
Case remitted to Magistrate for dc noco hearing.
No order as to costs.

Appeal allowed. Magistrate's decision reversed.
Judg'ement fi'r Appeilant/1Defendant. No order as
to costs.

II. M. SQUIRES.
Registrar Supreme Court.


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SAINT VINCENT. <


STATUTORY RULES AND OR,'p 7 I


1966, No. 1.



WATER DISTRIBUTION (AMENDMENT) REGULATIONS.



(Gazetted llth January, 1966).



1. Short title. These Regulations may be cited as the Water Distribution
(Amendment) Regulations, 1966 and shall be read as one with the Water
Distribution Regulations, 1955, contained in the Second Schedule to the
Water Distribution Ordinance, 1955 (No. 17 of 1955) (hereinafter referred
to as the principal Regulations).

2. Regulation 2 of the principal Regulations amended. Regulation 2
of the principal Regulations is hereby amended by the addition immediately
after paragraph (d) thereof of the following new paragraph:-
"(e) Any building of any Local Authority approved by the Administrator
in Council.".


Made by the Administrator in Council under section 42 of the Water
Distribution Ordinance, 1955 (No. 17 of 1965) this 30th day of November, 1965.

GABRIEL V. BONADIE,
Clerk of Executive Council.

(C.M. 98).


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SAINT VINCENT.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS,

1966, No. 2.


PRICE CONTROL (RICE) REGULATIONS.


(Gazetted 11th January, 1966).


1. Short title. These Regilnations may be cited as ihe Price Control
(Ri.e) Regulations, 1966.

2. Interpretation. In these Regulations-

Area "A" means the town of Kingstown and within one mile thereof;
Area "B" means all other places throughout the Colony.
3. Maximum Prices of Rice. From and after the coming into force of
these Regulations the prices set out in the Schedule to these Regulations shall
be the maximum selling prices at which the rice described in the said Schedule
may be sold in the areas mentioned in the said Schedule.
4. Offences and Penalty. (1) Any person who sells or offers or attempts
or agrees to sell any rice described in the Schedule to these Regulations at a
price higher than the maximum price permitted by these Regulations shall be
guilty of an offence and shall be liable on summary conviction to a fine not
exceeding $100 or on a second subsequent conviction to a fine not exceeding
$250.

(2) For the purposes of this Regulation a person shall be deemed to sell
or to offer or attempt or agree to sell as the case may be whether or not such
sale or such offer or attempt or agreement to sell be effected b".- him personally
or through an agent or employee.









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SCHEDULE


Maximum Wholesale Price.


Maximum Retail Price.


Area"A" Area"B"
RICE: (Demerara)-
First Quality .. $25.00 per bag of 177 lbs. 17 per lb. 171/20 per lb.



Made by the Administrator in Council under section 3 of the Supplies
(Control) Ordinance, 1954 (No. 10 of 1954) this 21st day of December, 1965.


GABRIEL V. BONADIE,
Clerk of Executive Council.



Approved by the Legislative Council this 6th day of January, 1966.


O. S. BARROW,
Clerk of Legislative Council.


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