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SAINT VINCENT


GOVERNMENT


GAZE TE


VOL. 85.] SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 29 JANUARY, 1952. [No. 6.


No. 40.
APPOINTMENTS.

The undermentioned persons have
been appointed Official Attestors under
the Illiterates Protection Ordinance:-
H. S. McCONNIE, Esq., B.Sc.,
T. V. YOUNG, Esq., Public Assistance
Officer,
G. M. ROBERTS, Esq.
29th January, 1952.
(A. 5/1948).

No. 41.
RESUMPTION OF DUTY.

With reference to Government Notices
Nos. 629 and 630 of 31st December,
1951, Mr. A. L. SAMUEL resumed duty
as Acting Government Secretary with
effect from 28th January, 1952.
29th January, 1952.
(P. F. 60).

No. 42.
LEGISLATION.

The following document is publish-
ed with this issue of the Gazette :-
S.R. & O. No. 6.--The Prices Control
(Amendment No.3) Notice,1952.
(J. 5/1951).
29th January, 1952.


MISCELLANEOUS.

CONVENTION REGARDING LEGAL PRO-
CEEDINGS IN CIVIL AND COMMERCIAL
MATTERS BETWEEN THE UNITED
KINGDOM AND AUSTRIA.

Notes have been exchanged between
the Government of the United Kingdom
and the Austrian Government providing
for the continued application of the
Convention of 31st March, 1931, regard-
ing legal proceedings in Civil and Com-
mercial matters.
The Convention has also been made
applicable to Scotland, Northern Ireland,
the Channel Islands, aid the Isle of
Man, and to various other territories,
including the Windward Islands.
The effective date of the agreement
is 28th June, 1951.
(900/1931).
By Command.
A. L. SAMUEL.
Acting Government Secretary.
GOVERNMENT OFFICE,
29th January, 1952.

REGISTRATION OF MEDICAL
PRACTITIONER.

The following name has tbis day been
added to the Medical Register:-


GOVERNMENT


NOTICES. No- 43.


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8 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY,


ALEXANDER RICHARD ACTION,
L.R.C.P., Edinburgh ; L.R.C.S.,
Edinburgh; L.R.F.P.S., Glas-
gow.

HENRY H. WILLIAMS.
Acting Medical Registrar.

26th January, 1952.
(M. 30/1939).




REGISTRATION OF DRUGGIST.

The undermentioned person has this
day been registered as a Drl'i;is.:--
ELFORD ARNIM KIRBY of Kings-
town.

HENRY H. WILLIAMS,
Acting Medical Registrar.

26th January, 1952.
(M. 4/1950).


DEPARTMENTAL AND
OTHER NOTICES.

ELECTRICITY AND TELEPHONE
DEPARTMENT NOTICES.

The Electricity and Telephone De-
partment has for disposal its Public
Address System, consisting of Trwo New
Loud Speakers, amplifier and carbon
microphone.
The equipment can be viewed at any
time during office hours on application
to the office. Tenders will be received
at the office up to and including the
31st January, 1952, and will be treated
as confidential.
18th January, 1952.
(Q. 9/1946).


Consumers and wiremen are advised
that it is an offenc- to install any appli-
ance having a power factor less than
80%. It has been observed that Fluores-
cent lights have been installed without
Power Factor correction equipment i e.
Condens ors.
It, is well known that Fluorescent
lighting h;s a very low !owor factor that
is to say that a considerable amount (of
current used, is known as Wattless and
does not register on the or iinary meter.
It is my intention to inspect all Fluo-
rescent lighting initallatiorn, and dis-


29 JANUARY, 1952.-(No. 6).


connect those without power factor
correction.
25th January, 1952.


No. 4 engine at the Power Station will
be closed down for overhaul about the
2nd week in February. Load shedding
will be inevitable from 6.15 p.m. to
9 p.m. and all consumers are asked to
minimise this by using as little as
possible. Every effort will be made to
avoid inconvenience.

J. MALONEY,
Ag. Superintendent,
Electricity & Telephone
Department.
25th January, 1952.


KINGSTOWN BOARD ASSESSMENT
ROLL, 1952.

Under the provisions of Section 61 of
the Kingtown Board Ordinance 1897,
notice is hereby given that the original
assessment list of the Kingstown Board
for the current year may be seen at the
Treasury, Kingstown, between the 1st
day of March and 31st day of May next
and attendance will be given during
that period for receiving the rates and
taxes fixed by the Board.

V. D. ARCHER.
Colonial Treasurer.

TREASURY CHAMBERS,
ST. VINCONT,
25th January, 1952.
------------
BY AUTHORITY OF THE KINGSTOWN
BOARD ORDINANCE, CHAPTER 209
(REV. EDN.).

ASSESSMENT LIST, 1952.

Th- Magistrate of the First District
will hold a Special Session at the Court
Ilouse. Kingstown, on Thrinsday. the
14th day of Flebrutar y, 1952, at 10.00
a.m. for ther purpose of hearing any
appeals of which due notice shall have
been given against any assessment pub-
lished in the Assessment Li-t for 1952.

S. O. DASELNT,
A.'-';.', Additional Magistrate.

Ml A1 [STV ATE'S OFFICE,
KINTSTOWN,
,23rd January, 1952.





SAINT VINCENT. TUESDAY, 29 JANUARY, 1952.--No. 6).


IN THE WINDWARD ISLANDS
AND LEEWARD ISLANDS COURT
OF APPEAL.

(SAINT VINCENT CIRCUIT).

(Civil Jurisdiction)
A.D. 1952.

NOTICE is hereby given that The
Honourable the Chief Justice has
arranged for a sitting of the Windward
Islands and Leeward Islands Conrt of
Appeal at the Court House in Kings-
town, on Thursday the 3rd day of April,
1952, at 10.00 o'clock in the forenoon,
for hearing of the nndermentioned
Appeal:-
Ne. 1/1952
In the matter of the Estate of
HENRY LANGLIE WILMOT
HAYWARD, deceased
AND
In the matter of the trusts of the
Will of the said HENRY LANGLIE
WILMOT HAYWARD, deceased,


Between
The Attorney-General of
the Windward Islands


WILLIAM I
BOARDMAN
HENRY HA


Registrar's 0
I(in Ostot


Appellant


transactions shall be allowed in respect
of the account. Notice of such direc-
tions shall be given to the dcepoitor if
his address is known to the Colonial
Treasurer, and if unknown, shall be
published in the Gazette."
V. D. ARCHER,
Colonial Treasurer,
Manager,
Government Savings Bank.
TREASURY CHAMBERS,
ST. VINCENT,
10th January, 1952.


CUSTOMS NOTICE.

The co-operation of Masters and
Owners of passenger boats is kindly
asked in observing the requirements of
Section 6 (1) of Ordinance No. 25/1946
with respect to the granting of Passenger
Boat Certificates.
The Board of Examiners will be avail-
able for such duties on Wednesdays and
Friday between the hours of 9 and 12
o'clock in the forenoon, or at such other
times as by special arrangements may be
fixed.
V. D. ARCHER,
Collector of Customs.
H. M. CUSTOMS,


HORATIO ST. VINCENT,
nd WILOT 14th January, 1952.
and WILMOT
DAWAY Respondents.
GOVERNMENT COTTON GINNERY
D. ELSON WEEKS, NOTICE.
A cting Registrar .-S'upreeme 1
Court. All C tton Growers are requested
notify thie M-an:1gnr, GovetnmIntt C
fice. ton (Ginnery in writing. at the time
vin delivery of their seed cotton to


to
,ot-
of
the


19th Januar, 1952. Ginn.ry, of their i:nt tions in regard
to the disposal of the lint.
------ ---- 2. All Lint will be s~!i,ped to the
GOVERNMENT SAVINGS BANK. Raw Cotton Colmmlinsion Liverpool at
ih(e f.o.b. price of t;/3 per Ib. for 1951/52
Crop ipreviiiusly offered ;an.' 'cepted,
The attention of Governim'nt Siavilng isnls te na i notifie to the
Baink )De;ositors i-; drawn to IRtle 12 of Iontri;v.
the Gov('iinm-nnt S.ivin gs a: f 1st 1
.t All growers who do no, in tend
May, 19.368:- Islhipiinl their ct.ilt, to the RM1w Cot-
"12. Every depositor shl:l] ouce in Itoni Commision mnut remove anme
eachl year in the motlth o F. within two w s oFIu oitf otiRficatio n that
forward his Pass Book to the Maliwiager their cotton h;is I)r'n ginneid and baled
for oxaiuniiiation, an I comparison with all ITale not so rmniovo, -w'vill be charged
the books of the olic". andl f'or hl1 wrnhl o;1!rse a t (Govenrrtnet fixed
entry of any inler I t idu-' on he lI 31s. i n. ts.
D-c.miber oeviin. 1 ;iy ildel..ito Al. i 'oifon grow r-' "rre ron .nd-d
fails to send in his P:is.; B is i erin that hi" Goveirnnnt ii t 'on Gi'neiry
di'ecte1 the Colonial T''rea'ir mnty has ii.suredI the, whole isl:vnd' s crop as
without further fo-rma.lity forthwithi w's done in 9lO .
direct that except thl witihdnawal of J. L. EUSTACE,
the whole, an;,lrint staniiing t,) the Manager.





30 SAINT VINCENT. TUESDAY, 29 JANUARY, 1952.-(No. 6).


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 the year 1952 is the 81st
January, and that failure to give notice
6f chargeability is an offence against the
Income Tax Ordinance, rendering the
person concerned liable on conviction to
a fine not exceeding FOUR HUNDRED
AND EIGHTY 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 $480 is
required to submit a return in the pre-
scribed 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
blank return forms to such persons
through their Heads of Department. It
is to be clearly understood, however,
that a person is not exonerated from
the statutory liability to make a return
even though that person may not have
received a blank form, which may be
obtained, on application at the Revenue
Offices at Georgetown, Barrouallie, Be-
quia and Union Island, or, in other
districts, from the Police Station situate
therein. These forms may also be ob-
tained from the Inconme Tax Office,
Kingstown, where any person requiring
information in connection therewiith is
invited to enquire.
28th December, 1951.


TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC.

Every person concern I.', not beintt a
Govrarn- nl. Officer, is hereby reminded
that the latest date for the' submission of
income tax returns for assessment in the
year 1952 is the 3Sl.t March, and that
failure to give notice of chargeability is
aa offence against the Inconme Tax Or-
dinance, rendering the person concerned
liable on conviction to a fine not exceed-
ing FOUR HUNDRED AND EIGHTY
DOLLARS.
2. EVERY PERSON whose income,
accruing in, derived from the Colony or
elsewhere and whether received in the
Colony or noot for the preceding year,
exceeded the statutory limit of $480 is
required to submit a return in the pre-


scribed 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
blank return forms to such persons. It
is to be clearly understood, however,
that a person is not exonerated from the
statutory liability to make a return even
though that person may not have re-
ceived a blank form, which may be ob-
tained, on application, at the Revenue
Offices at Georgetown, Barrouallie, Be-
quia and Union Island, or, in the other
districts from the Police Station situate
therein. These Forms may also be ob-.
tained from the Income Tax Office,
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 cultivators
of land will be supplied on request.
28th December, 1951.


TO TRADERS, BUSINESSMEN AND
PROFESSIONAL MEN.

Attention is directed to the provisions
of Sections 73 and 68 of the Income Tax
Ordinance No. 23 of 1948 which read as
follows:-


"73. Any person engaged
in any trade, business or
profession shall keep in
the English language pro-
per books of account suf-
ficient to record all trans-
actions necessary in order
to ascertain the gains and
profits made or the loss
incurred in each such
trade, business or profes-
sicn, and any such person
who fails to comply with
this provision shall be
guilty of an offence, and
in addition to any penalty
incurred he shall be liable
to pay any tax to which
he may be assessed under
the provisions of this Or-
dinanco."
"68. Any person guilty of
an offence against this Or-
dinance shall be liable on
summary conviction be-
fore a M-agistrate, to a fine
not exceeding four hun-


Traders,
etc., to
keep
accounts
in Eng-
lish.


Penal-
ties for
offences.





SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 29 JANUARY, 1952.-(No. 6) 31


dred and eighty dollars,
and in default of payment
to imprisonment, with or
without hard labour, for
any term not exceeding
six months."
2. The Commissioners of Income Tax
intend to enforce the provisions of the
sections referred to above.
J. V. ALVES,
Acting Income Tax Officer.
INCOME TAX OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN,
28th December, 1951.

AGRICULTURAL DEPARTMENT NOTICES.

SALE OF ANIMALS AT PETIT
BORDEL CENTRE.

It is notified for general information
that the following animals will be put


up for sale by Public Auction at Petit
Bordel Centre on Wednesday, 6th Febru-
ary, 1952. at 1.30 p.m. sharp :-

1 Heifer Calf
1 Bull Calf
1 Ram


2. Reserve Price.


Heifer Calf
Bull Calf
Rain


$42.00
$15.00
$ 5.00


3. Terms of sale : Cash on delivery.

4. The above-mentioned animals can
be seen at the Centre on week days
during the hours 8.00 a.m. to 12.00
noon and 1.00 p.m. to 4.00 p.m.

J. M. CAVE,
Superintendent of Agriculture.
14th January, 1952.


FLOWER SEEDS.

It is hereby notified for general information that a new shipment of the
following varieties of flower seeds has arrived and will be on sale at the office
of the Department of Agriculture on week days between the hours of 9 a.m.
and 12 noon and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the following prices:-


Aster
Carnation. Pink
White
YeRow
Dark Red
Chrysanthemumn
Gerbera
Phlox
Zinnia. California


Giant Crimson Queen


,, Rose Queen
,, ., Cerise Queen
,, ,, White Queen
11th January, 1952.


34c. per pkt.
34c. ,,
34c.
34c.
34c.
34c. ,,
34c. ,,
21c. ,, ,,
21c. ,.
21c. ,.
21c. ,,
21c ..


VEGETABLE SEEDS.
It is hereby notified for general information that a new shipment of
vegetable seeds has arrived and will be on sale at the office of the Department
of Agriculture on week days bet ween the hours of 9 a.m. and 12 noon and from
1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the following prices :-
Pole Lima Bean-King of the Garden ... .. ... oc. per oz.
Pole Beans-Kentucky Wonder Wax ... ... ... c.
Cabbage-Succession ... ... 37c. per oz. or 10c. pler pkt.
Copenhagen Market ... ... 37c. ,, ,, 10c.
All Season ... ... 37c. ,, ,, 10e ,
Stein Flat Dutch ... ... 37c. ,, 10c.
Carrot-Burpee's Oxheat ...... ... 7c. ..
Cucumber-Arlington White Spine ... .... 8 ,.
Lettuce-Imperial 44 ... ... c. per oz. or 9c. ,.
New York Impro'ved ... ... ,,,, 9c.
Okra-White Telvet ... ... ... .
Tomato-Marglobe ... ... 85c. peroz. or 22c .
Giant Ponderosa ... ... 85c. ,, ,, 22 c.,
Beefsteak ... .. S5c. ,, ,, ,, 22c. ,
Turnip-Early White Flat Dutch ... ... ... 5c.


16th January. 1952.


J. M. CAVE,
Supm-rintlendent of Agriculture.





32 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 29 JANUARY, 1952.-(No. 6).


TREASURY NOTICES.


Notice is hereby given that the undermentioned Houses appearing in the
Kingstown Rate Roll as in the ownership or occupation of the persons named
hereunder have been levied upon by virtue of a warrant issued under the
Kingstown Board Ordinance Cap. 209 and will be put up for sale on Saturday
2nd February, 1952, at 12 o'clock noon at the Treasury, Kingstown, for tb,
recovery of Rates due thereon.

V. D. ARCHER,
Colonial Treasurer.

TREASURY.
KINGSTOWN,
12th January, 1952.

Browne, Lillian ... Paul's Lot ... House
Peters, Anthony G. ... Lot 20 Paul's Lot ... House
Turner, Elfrida Hrs. ... 10 Bentinck Square ... House.


SMALL TOWN RATES.

Notice is hereby given that the undermentioned Houses and Land Appear-
ing in the Rate Roll of the Town of Chateaubelair as in the ownership or occupa-
ion of the persons named hereunder, have been levied upon by virtue of a
warrant issued under the Local Government Ordinance No. 17 of 1951 and will
be put up for Sale at 12 o'clock noon on Saturday 2nd February, 1952 at the
Treasury for the recovery of the Taxes due thereon.

V. D. ARCHER,
Colonial Treasurer.

TREASURY,
ST. VINCENT,
14th January, 1952.

CHATEAUBELAIR.

Charles, Margaret ... ... 1 House
Francis, George Hrs. ... ... 1 Lot
Harry, Raval ... ... 1 House
iiclhael, Jonathan ... ... 1 House
Samuel, David ... ... 1 House
Howell, Ruth ... ... 1 House
Labbay, Festus .. ... f House
Williams, James Hrs. ... ... 1 House.


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






SAINT VINCENT.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS,

1952, No. 6


PRICES CONTROL (AMENDMENT NO. 3) NOTICE.

(Gazetted 29th January, 1952).

1. Short title. This Notice should be cited as the Prices Control
(Amendment No. 3) Notice.

2. Amendment. The prices set out hereunder are the Maximum prices
for which the articles may te sold in the Colony and the First Schedule Part B to
the Prices Control Order 1947 (S.R. & O. No. 25) is hereby amended by deleting all
the words, figures and symbols occurring in the columns opposite the articles:
" Sugar-Mt. Bentinck-Dark Crystals, "Sugar-Mt. Bentinck-Straw Crystals,"
and substituting therefore the following:
FIRST SCHEDULE-PART A.


Article.


Maximum Wholesale Price


SUGAR- Mt. Ben ti ck-
Dark Crysttals -


Per 100 lb. in lots
1 4 bags
5 50
51 100
Straw Crystals-
Per 100 lb. in lots
1 4 bags
5 50
51- 100


$8.31
8.11
7.72



$9.25
9.03
9.45


Maximum Retail Price.


Ar'a ("A a)" Area ("1B




9c. per lb. 9-c. per lb





10oc. pier lb. le. per lb.


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3. Amendment II. The prices set out hereunder are the Maximum
prices for which the articles enumerated may be sold in the Colony and the First
Schedule Part B to the Prices Control Order (S.R. & 0. N3. 25) is hereby amended
by deleting all the words, figures and symbols occurring in the columns opposite the
articles: "Potatoes-U.S.A.," and "Onions-U.S.A." and substituting therefore
the following :
FIRST SCHEDULE--PART B.


Article. Maximum Wwolesale Price. Maximum Retail Price.

"Area A" Area "B" IArea "C.'"

POTATOES-U.S.A. ... $12.78 per crate 1;c. per lb. 17c. per lb. 18c. per Ib.

ONIONS U.S.A. ... $ 6.06 per crate 15c. per lb. 16o. per lb. 17c. per lb.

BISCUITS Unsweetened
Sunrise Crackers ... $ 3.08 per ctn. of 9 lbs. 38c. per 11). 39c. per lb. 40c. per lb.


Area "A" means the town of Kingstown and within one mile thereof.
Area B means all ether places throughout the Colony other than those
mentioned in Areas A :nd C ".
Area C" means alE the villages of Overland, Sandy Bay, Owia, Fancy,
Windsor Forest and the St. Vincent Grenadines.
Area A (a) means the town of Kingstown and the entire Windward coast to
Mt. Bentinck Estate and within one mile of the boundaries.
Area "B(b) means beyond the limits of the areas described in "A(a) ".

Made by the Compel ent Authority under section 30 of the Prices Control
Order 1947 (S.R. & O. No. 25) this 26th day of January, 1952.

A. V. SPROTT,
(J. 5/1951). Controller of Supplies.

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


[ Price 8 cents. y


1952.




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