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Publication Date: July 29, 1952
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SAIN'' VINC(EN1'


GOVERNMENT


GAZETTE


VOL. 85.] SAINT VINOECNT, TUESDAY, 29 JULY, 1952. [No. 42


GOVERNMENT NOTICES,

No. 373.
APPOINTMENTS.

The Actinu Administrator has ap-
pointed a Special Committee to con-
sider and submit proposals, which
should embrace legislative measures for
the increased production of food to
meet local needs and demands: as well
as to recommend the type of machinery
which should be employed for the im-
plementation of those recommenda-
tions."
The Members of the Committee are:-
The Superintendent of Agriculture
(Chairman),
The Controller of Supplies.
The Honourable R. E. BAYNES.
S W. A. HADLEY.
,S. E. SLATER,
F. CHILD, Esq., J.P.,
O. H. WILLIAMS, Esq.,
C. L. DE FREITAS, Esq., D.I.C.T.A.
(Secretary).
29th July, 1952.
(B. 34/1949).

No. 374.
LEAVE NOTICE.

The Honourahle R. E. BAYNES has
been granted 7 days' leave of absence
from the Executive and Legislative
Councils as from 26th July, 1952.
29th July, 1952.
(A. 31/1948).


No. 375.
REGIONAL ECONOMIC COMMITTEE.

Mr. J. S. MORDECAI, Principal Assis-
tant Secretary Jamaica, has been appoint-
ed Executive Secretary to the Regional
Economic Committee, on secondment
from .amaica.
Mr. MORDECAI assumed duty in Bar-
bados on the 7th July, 1952.
29th July, 1952.
(F. 24/1951).

No. 376.
LEGISLATION.

The Right Honourable the Secretary
of State for the Colonies has notified that
Her Majesty the QUEEN will not be ad-
vised to exercise her power of disallow-
ance in respect of the following Ordin-
ance of this Government:-
No. 4 of 1952.-An Ordinance to pro-
vide an arbitration tribunal for
the settlement of dispute in Pub-
lic Utility Undertakings and in
Public Health, Hospital and
Sanitary Services.
29th July, 1952.

No. 377.
The following Document is pub-
lished with this issue of the Gazette :-
S.R. & O. No. 57.-The Prices Control
(Amendment No. 24) Notice,
1952.
(J. 5/1951).
29th July, 1952.


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SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 29 JULY, 19:52.-(No. 42).


No, 344. .' :. t! :,
HURRICANE NOTICE.

It is hereby notifiedifor general information that!in the event of a hurri-
eane threatening or approaching the Island, the following warnings will be
given :-


(Cautionary Warning
Rurl A s (wheo, nws .received -
inRural Areas an approaching hurrica
including the
Grenadines lWarning to take cover


Cautionary Warning



Kingstown ... Warning to take cover




15th July, 1952.
(W. 2511949).

No. 378. ; ; .
SUPPLEMENTS TO GAZETTE.

-*The Accounts, of' the Colony for the
period 1st January" to 31st April,
1962, are published with this issue of
the Gazette. :
29th July, 1952.

No. 379.
COST-OF-LIVING INDEX FIGURE.

A memorandum on the subject of
Cost-of-Living Index Figure for the
month of May, 1952, is published with
this issue of the Gazette.
29th July, 1952.
(W. 28/1952).

No. 380.
BANK HOLIDAY.

Monday the 4th August, being a Bank
Holiday, under,the Bank Holidays Or-
dinance, all Public Offices will be closed
on .that day.
29th July, 1952.

No. 359.
VACANT POSTS.

POST OF SENIOR CONSERVATION IN-
STRUCTOR, DEPARTMENT OF AGRICUL-
TURE AND FORESTRY, DOMINICA.

Applications are-invited for the post
of Senior Conservation Instructor, De-
partment of Agriculture and Forestry,
Dominica, B.W.I., on the following
terms and conditions:--


A wh'te flag with a black
of centre will be flown from
ne) all Police Stations.

Church bells will ring for a
period of five minutes.

A white flag with a black
centre will be flown from
the Police Barracks.

The Government Cotton Gin-
nery whistle and a siren
from the Police Barracks
will be blown for a period
of five minutes.



Duties: The Senior Conservation In-
structor will be required to
carry out field inspection of
Crown Lands and to super-
vise soil conservation works
throughout the Island.
Emolu- Salary at a consolidated rate
ments: of $1920 per annum, Cost of
Living Allowance having
been calculated in fixing
this 'ate. '
Subsistence Allowance at
the rate of $3.60 per night
when wbrkihg away from
assigned headquarters.
Transport Allowance at
current rates according to
local Regulations, if requir-
ed- to maintain means of
transport. .
Condi- The post is under a Colonial
tions of Developmei t and Welfare
Appoint- Scheme, and is not pension-
ment: able. Appointment will be
on contract for the period
commencing ,from date of
appointment to 31st March,
1956, with right to terminate
on either side after three
months notice. It is subject
to the Colonial Regulations
and local General Orders in
force.
Free passages are provid-
ed to take'up appointment
and on -satisfactory comple-
tion of contract.
Leave in accordance with
local Regulations. Leave
passages are not paid.
A single man would be-
preferred.















SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY 29 JULY, 1952.-(No. 42).


Quarters : Housing is not provided.
Applications stating qualifications and
accompanied by two recent testimonials
and references should he addressed to
the EstablishmenE Officer, Government
Office, Roseau, Dominica, B.W.l.
Applications from members of the
Government Service of any Colony
should be transmitted through the Offi-
cer Administering the Government of
that Colony.
15th July, 1952.


No. 360.
POST OF CROWN LANDS INSPECTOR,
DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE AND
FORESTRY, DOMINICA.

Applications are invited for the post
of Crbwn Lands Inspector, Department
of Agriculture and Forestry, Dominica,
B.W.I., on the following terms and
conditions:-


Duties: The Crown Lands Inspector
will be required to under-
take duties in connection
with the sale of Crown
Lands, settlement of land
disputes and squatter control
under a scheme for control
of Government lands.
Emolu- Salary in the scale $1920 x
ments: $120--2400 and a Cost of
Living Allowance of 20% of
salary. The point of entry
to the scale will depend on
the qualifications and ex-
perience of the successful
candidate. Subsistence Al-
lowance at the rate of $3.60
per night when working
away from assigned head-
quarters.
Transport Allowance at
current rates according to
local Regulations for main-
tenance and use of a motor
vehicle for the performance
of official duties.
Condi- The post is under a Colonial
tions of Development and Welfare
Apnoint- Scheme, and is not pension-
ment: able. Appointment will be
on contract for the period
commencing from date of
annointment to 31st March,
1956 with right to terminate
on either side after three
months notice. It is subject
to the Colonial Regulations
and local General Orders in
force.
Free passages are provided
to take up appointment and
on satisfactory completion
of contract.


Leave in accordance with
local Regulations.
Leave passages are not
provided.
A single man would be
preferred.
Quarters : Housing is not provided.
Applications sating qualifications and
accompanied by two recent testimonials
and references shuiild be addressed to
the Establishment Officer, Government
Office, Roseau, Dominica, B'.W.I.
Applications from members of the
Government Service of any Colony
should be transmitted through the Offi-
cer Administering the Government of
that Colony.
15th July, 1952.
By Command,
A. V. KING,
Government Secretary.
GOVERNMENT OFFICE,
29th July, 1952.

DEPARTMENTAL AND
OTHER NOTICES.

AGRICULTURAL NOTICES.

ORANGE AND GRAPEFRUIT PLANTS
FOR SALE.

The public are hereby informed that
there still remains for sale 90 budded
Orange plants and 30 budded Grapefruit
,plants at Camden Park Experiment Sta-
tion at a price of GOc. per plant.
Applications for plants can be made
through the Officer-in-Charge, C.P.E.S.
or any of the Department Extension
Officers.
22nd July, 1952.

ANTHRAX IN HORSES AND CATTLE II4
JAMAICA.

Notice is hereby given that the Direc-
tor of Agriculture reports that an out-
break of ANTHRAX in horses and
cattle has taken place in Jamaica.
The outbreak is at present confined to
one farm on the Western end of the
island.
Exports of cattle and horses from
Jamaica will until further notice be
subjected to considerable restrictions,
and Importers should obtain further
information from the Department of
Agriculture, St. Vincent, before attempt-
ing to have such animals shipped from
Jamaica.
J. M. CAVE,
Superintendent of Agriculture.
15th July, 1952.













232 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 29 JULY, 1952.-(No. 42).


SAINT VINCENT.
BY THE AUTHORITY OF THE
SMALL DEBTS ORDINANCE.

IN THE SMALL DEBT COURT,
(Georgetown) District 11


Between
JOHN SUTHERLAND
and
JOHN CLOUDEN


Plaintiff

Defendant.


NOTICE is hereby given that on Satur-
day the 2nd day of August, 1952, be-
tween the hours of 7 o'clock in the
forenoon and 3 p.m. at the Court House.
Kingstown, there will be put up for sale
the undermentioned Goods and Chattels
belonging to the above-named Defen-
dant, levied by virtue of a warrant to
levy on Goods and Chattels issued in
the above suit :-
One Raleigh Bicycle.
ALVIN SALES,
Process Server,
District I.
22nd July, 1952.


NOTICE.

SALE OF FORMER POLICE STATION,
BEQUIA.


NOTICES.

BY THE AUTHORITY OF THE LAND
AND HOUSE TAX ORDINANCE,
CAP. 194 (Rev. Edn.).

The Magistiate will hold Special
Sessions for the purpose of hearing ob-
jections to and appeals from the assess-
ments made by the Tax Officers of St.
George's Parish, District 1; Charlotte
Parish. District 2 ; St. Andrew's Parish,
District 3 ; St. Patrick's Parish, District
4; St. David's Parish, District 5 and
the Grenadines (13equia), District 6; as
relate to property in the First, Second
and Third Magisterial Districts.
The Sessions will be hell at the fol-
lowing places at 12 o'clock noon :-
District 1, at the Police Station at
Calliaqna on Tuesday the 23rd
day of September and at the
Court House. Kingstown, on
Tuesday the 30th day of Septem-
ber, 1952.
District 2, at the Police Station at
Georgetown on Friday the 19th
day of September, 1952.
District 3, at the Police Station at
Layou on Tuesday the 9th day of
September, 1952.
District 4, at the Police Station at
Barrouallie on Thursdar the 1th
day of September, 1952.
District 5, at the Police Station at
Chateaulielair on Tuesday the
16th day of September, 1952.
District 6. at the Police Station at Port


Applications are invited for the pur- Elizabeth, Bequia on Wednesday
*chase of the building formerly used as a the 3rd day of September, 1952.
Police Station, .Bequia. Notice of inteinti.nl to object to any
2. The buil linyg is situated in the assessment must he ,iven not less than
Town of Port Elizabeth, Bequia. It is a ten days Iefore the day fixed for the
wooden structure of two floors with a holding of the Session it. which the ob-
concrete writer taik. kitchen (broken section is to lie heard.
down) and Privy.
3. The first floor is 9)9 sq. ft. in area D. K. Mcl'NTYRE.
and is comiprisei of four rooms. The Jlagisrate.
ground floor is 341 square feet in area AGISTRATE'S OFFICE,
;and is divided into three rooms. KINGSTOWN.
4. The building stin Is on a land area 301 1 2.
measuring 8,205 squtar, feet :ccoidinii
to Survey Plan (4-B-t;l dated 20th
June. 1952, by IHATlo,L A. W;NTr, Act-
ELECTRICITY DEPARTMENT.
ing Crown Surve\0or. and ajoins the
Public Higzhway.
5. The IUrserv- Price is $2.000. The Power Station will clo-e dIwn
6. Offers 'or :ie pirclhaw- o his coInpletely on SUNDAY. the 10th
buihli ng sh.dl hle submitted to the A ugust. I or aiml.d 3 hInur1. a.nI. 1o 12
A:ting Assi:tant A\'lmiiistrator & Es:ab- noon, for clenningi out ofcc(olinig tower
lishinentt 0l)icer ,eiorle the 37ls Atugust, and cleaning of Switchbol;l d br :kers
1952. Tiw envelop-s should be marked etc.
" OLD POLICE STATION, BEQUIA."
J. MMALIONEY,
G. 13. W. MORItScON, Acting Supwrintndr't Elect, city
Ag. Superinte.'nt / f WVorks. : Te'lephone Dearltmen.
24th July, 1952. 28th .;uly, 1952.


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







SAINT VINCENT. \ .A

STATUTORY RULES AND OR

1952, No. 58.


PRICES CONTROL (AMENDMENT NO. 24) NOTICE.


(Gazetted 29th July, 1952).



1. Short title. This Notice may be cited as the' Prices Control
(Amendment No. 24) Notice.
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 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 : Cooking Butter-' Clover Queen '," Corned Beef-' Target '," "Cheese
-' Maxam' Brand," and substituting therefore the following:
FIRST SCHBDULZ-PART B.


Article.



Cooking Butter-
'Clover Queen'

Corned Beef-
'Target'

Cheese-
Target'


Maximum Wholesale Price



$25.12 per 25 lb. tin

$5.25 per 5 lb. tin

$30.18 per cs. of 48
12 oz. tins


$4.39 per 5 lb. tin
$31.40 per cs. of 48
12 oz. tins


Maximum Retail Price.


Area "A" Area B"


$1.15 per lb.


72c. per tin


$1.00 per lb.
75c. per tin


$1.16 per lb.


73c. per tin


Area C."

$1.17 per lb.


74c. per tin


$1.02 per lb. $1.03 per lb.
76c. per tin 77c. per tin


[P.T.O.]


~--~"C'


3Zs8. 7e58


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166

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, Owla, Fancy, Windsor
Forest and the St. Vincent Grenadines.

Made by the Competent Authority under section 30 of the Prices Control
Order 1947 (S.R. & O. No. 25) this 25th day of July, 1952.
G. C. H. THOMAS,
Acting Controller of Supplies.
(J. 5/1951).

PRINTED BY THtE GOVERNMENT PRINTER, AT THE GOVERNMENT PRINTING OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN, ST. VINCENT.
S[ Price 8 cents. ]
1952.





DEPARTMENT OF LABOUR,
KINGSTOWN,
ST. VINCENT,
9th June, 1952.
COST OF LIVING INDEX FIGURE FOR THE MONTH OF MAY, 1952.

The Cost of Living Index Figure for all items, in so far as the working-
class persons are concerned, was 276 at the end of May, 1952, and the
following table shows the Cost of Living Index Figures at the end of each
month as compared with the b sic year (August, 1939) taken as 100:-

Year. Jan. Feb. Mar. April May June July Aug. Sept. Oct. Nov. Dec.

19'9 ... 100
1942 ... .. ... ... ... ... 161 167 168 169
1943 ... 171 171 175 174 175 171 182 183 183 182 185 185
1944 ... 185185 85 188 187 184 184 185 187 180 160 181 181
19 5 ... 183 193 194 1I1 190 188 184 185 185 188 190 190
1916 ... 190 190 190 189 189 189 194 196 201 202 202 201
1947 ... 204 203 204 206 205 206 208 210 213 213 213 214
1918 ... 222 223 225 225 224 224 226 227 221 220 221 221
1949 221 220 220 2"20 219 218 218 217 218 218 225 225
190 ... 229 231 231 228 228 228 228 229 230 229 229 228
1951 ... 231 231 233 235 240 245 253 257 258 259 261 264
1952 ... 269 269 266 267 276_
2. Statistics for 31st May, 1952.
Sum:nary: General Average Increases since 1939 (August).
All items ... ... 176%
Food only ... ... 166%
Food: Increases were recorded in the average retail prices of fresh pork,
dashpen, green bananas and chives, which caused ain incr ase of 14 1 points in the
figure for the previous month, and 166% on the 1933 prices.
Rent: The average increase of 40% in the rates charged for room rent in
1939 as recorded in the figure for the previous month remained unchanged.
Fuel and Cleaning : The figure under this head which showed an increase
of 153% on the 1939 prices as recorded in the figure for the previous month
remained unchanged.
Clothing : An increase was recorded in the average retail prices of flour
bags which resulted in an increase of 1 point in tne figure for the previous
month, and 297% on the 1939 prices.
All Other: The figure under this head which showed an increase of 142%
on the 1939 prices as recorded in the figure for the previous month remained
unchanged.
C. BUTE,
Labour Commissioner (Acting).
9th June, 1952.
(W. 2/1950).




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