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SAINT VINCENT


GOVERNMENT


GAZETTE


VOL. 85.] SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 26 AUGUST, 1952. [No. 46.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

No. 420.
RETURN OF HIS EXCELLENCY THE GOVERNOR TO GRENADA.
With reference to Gvei nment No~iice No. :93 (if the 12th August, 1952,
His Excellency the Governor returned to Grenada on 20th August.
26th August, 1952.
(A. 2/1950).
No. 344.
HURRICANE NOTICE.
It is hereby notified for general information that in the event of a hurri-
cane threatening or approaching the Island, the following warnings will be
given :-


(Cautionary Warning
(when news receive
Rural Areas an approaching hurri
including the
Grenadines jWarning to take cover

Cautionary Warning


Kingstown ... Warning to take cover



15th July, 1952.
(W. 25/1949).

No. 421.
AMERICAN VICE CONSUL, PORT
OF SPAIN, TRINIDAD.


- A white flag with a black
centre will be flown from
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.



Exequatur empowering Mr. KENEDON
P. S'TIT.Nr to act as United States Vice-
Consul it Port of Spain received Her
Majesty's signature on the 4th July,
1952.


With reference to Government Notice 26th August, 1952.
No. 76 of the 12th February, 1952, the (R. 3/1949).


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264 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 26 AUGUST, 1952.-(No. 46).


No. 422.
APPOINTMENTS.

AMERICAN CONSULATE-PORT-OF-
SPAIN, TRINIDAD.

With reference to Government Notice
No. 320 of 1st July, 1952, it is notified
for general information that Mr. WIL-
LIAM P. MADDOX has been appointed
as American Consul General at Port-of-
Spain, Trinidad, British West Indies.
Mr. MADDOX is expected to arrive in
that Colony on 9th September, 1952.
26th August 1952.
(R. 3/1949).

No. 423.
SPANISH CONSUL-GENERAL IN
LONDON.

It is notified for general information
that Sefior DON ALVARO de AGUILAR y
GOMEZ ACEBO has been appointed as
Consul-General of Spain in London,
with jurisdiction to include all British
overseas Territories with the exception
of Northern Rhodesia, Mauritius, Tan-
ganyika, Nyasaland, Basutoland, Bech-
uanaland and Swaziland.
26th August, 1952.
(R. 1/1948).

No. 424.
MARRIAGE OFFICERS.

The Revroot! E,.'KN iV. iENy ,i-n.;
Reverend EI'WA.\I C. S Marriage Ol1icers of the (I C'iv in re "-
pect of the congregation of the Gener.l
Council of Co-aperating Baptist Missionsi
of North America. Inc. with effect from
26th August, 1952.
26th August, 1952.
(J. 2211951).

No. 425.
LEAVE NOTICES.

VACATION LEAVE.

Miss HARRIET GLASGOW, District
Nurs,. Medical Depa tm in e t. hre
months' vacation leiav- wi ii effect froniI
16th August, 1 )52.
2,;th August. 1i)2.
(M. 22'1948).

No. 426.
Miss Rosaxl C(OOLS-LAI'TI(;UE,
Junior C'lerki, G(overni ent Oflic, six
weeks' with effect froin 19th August,
1952.
26th August, 1952.
(P.F. 512).


No. 427.
Mr. F. A. CUFFY, Sanitary Inspector,
three months' with effect from 1st
August, 1952.
26th August, 1952.
(P.F. 317).

No. 428.
RESUMPTION.

With reference to Notice No. 226 pub-
lished in the Government Gazette of
6th May, 1952, Miss CLARA PRESCOD,
Junior Clerk, Department of Agricul-
ture, resumed duties on 21st August,
1952.
26th August, 1952.
(P. F. 223).

No. 429.
LEGISLATION.

The Right Honourable the Secretary
of State for the Colonies has notified that
Iier 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. 14 of 1952.-An Ordinance to-
declare the offices of Chairman
and Member of the Kingstown
iBard not to he public offices for
the purposes of the Saint Vincent
(l,.gislative .Council) Order in
Council, 1951.
(J. 24/1951).
26th August, 1952.

No. 430.
The following Documents are pub-
lished with this issue of the Gazette:-
S.R. & O. No. 67.-The Post Office
(Amendment) Regulations, 1952.
(C 22/1190).

S.R. & O. No. GS.-The Prices Control
(Amendment No. 28) Notice,
1 952.
(J. 5/1951 ;.

S.R. &- No. (;9.-The Motor Vehi-
cles and Road Trafftic (Amendment
No. 3) Regulations, 1952.
(J. 29/1950).
2(ith August, 1952.

No. 431.
SUPPLEMENT TO GAZETTE.

('nies of the minutes of meeting of
the Kiingstown Board held on the llth
March, 1952. which may be seen at
















SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 26 AUGUST, 1952.-(No. 46). 255


Government Office, the Kingstown Li-
brary, and at all Revenue Offices and
District Post Offices, are published with
this issue of the Gazette.
26th August, 1952.



No. 416.
CHILDREN'S HOME, FAIRHALL.

Applications are invited for the posts
of Matron and Assistant Matron of the
Fairhall Children's Home, St. Vincent.
The salary for the post of Matron will be
inthe scale $720 x 60-$1200 per annum,
and the salary for that of Assistant
Matron will be in the scale $480 x 48-
$720 per annum. In both cases accom-
modation and meals will be provided.
The points at which successful applicants
will be placed in the scales will depend
on previous experience.
The Fairhall Children's Home will
cater for boys below the age of 14 who
are found to be in need of care and pro-
tection or who have become delinquents.
Applications from persons with ex-
perience in social work, especially in
connection with the care of children,
will be given special consideration, as
will applications from married women.
Applications should reach the Educa-
tion Of fcer at the Department of Educa-
tion, Kinoetown, St. Vincent. not later
than the 16th September, 1952.
19th August, 1952.
(D.W. 1/49).
By Command,

A. V. KING,
Government Secretary.

GOVERNMENT OFFICE,
26th August, 1952.




DEPARTMENTAL AND
OTHER NOTICES.

ELECTRICITY DEPARTMENT.

Interruption to the Supply whilst the
C.D.C. are erecting wires in connection
wilh the Hydro-Electric Project will be
inevitable.
Consumers are hereby notified that it
will not be possible to give warning of
such interruptions.
These interruptions, however, will in
general be of short duration and every


effort will be made to minimise the in-
convenience caused.

J. MALONEY,
Acting Superintendent, Elec-
tricity & Telephone Department.
13th August, 1952.


EDUCATION NOTICES.

GRAMMAR SCHOOL.

TERM III, 1952.

Term III. 1952, begins on Monday,
15th September at 10.30 a.m.
W. M. LOPEY,
Headmaster.
GRAMMAR SCHOOL,
25th August, 1952.

GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL.

TERM III, 1952.

Term III. 1952, begins on Monday,.
15th September at 10.30 a.m.
J. M. BUCHAN,
Headmistress.
GIRLS' HIGH SCHOOL,
25th August, 1952.


SALE OF LEAD ARSENATE TO SMALL
PEASANTS.

Lead arsenate in quantities of one to
twenty lbs. for use against arrowroot
leaf roller and other leaf-eating pests is
now available to small peasants at a re-
tail price of 48c. per 11. at:
Kingstown--at Head Office, Depart-
ment of Agriculture.
Georgetown-Agricultural Assistant.
Troumaca-Senior Agricultural In-
structor.
Containers are not provided and each
purchaser must supply a water proof
container as collodial lead arsenate can-
not be put in p;iper bags.
J. M. CAVE,
Superintendent of Agriculture,
26th July, 1952.

CAUTION. Being poisonous, lead
arsenate must be stored in a safe place
away from children and animals, and
not keot near to food.

















256 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 26 AUGUST, 1952.-(No. 46).


NOTICES.

BRITISH CARIBBEAN CURRENCY BOARD.

Persons in possession of Barbados,
British Guiana and Trinidad & Tobago
Government Currency notes are request-
ed to exchange them for British Carib-
bean Currency notes with as little delay
as possible.
Barclays Bank (D.C. & 0.). will ex-
change the currency notes on application,
until further notice.
7th August, 1952.
(F. 71/1950).


STATEMENT OF CURRENCY NOTE CIR-
CULATION IN THE BRITISH CARIBBEAN
TERRITORIES (EASTERN GROUP)
ON 1ST AUGUST, 1952.

Average Ciculation
dtiring June, 1952-
Br. Caribbean Curi ency
Notes ... $37,701,164
Gov't Curreicy Notes... 5,766,278

$43,470,442

British Caribbean Notes:-
Trinidlad & Tobago ... $18,071,099
Barbados ... 5.110,000
British Guiana ... 9,367.000
Leeward and Windward
Islands ... 5,632,700


Total British Caribbean
Notes .

Trinidad & Tobago
Government Note
Circulation ...
Barbados Government
Note Circulation ...
British Guiana Gov-
ernment Note Circu-
lation

Total G-vernmeint
Note Circulation ...

Total Circulation on


1. 8. 52.


$38,180,799



3,366,558

393,195


1,507,740


$5,2;7,493


L. SPENCE,
E,.rrctd i e (' omm issioner,
Brilish C(, ibbean. Currency
Board.

U: I'ISH CARIBBEAN CURRENCY
BOARD,
TREASURY CHAMBERS,
PORT-OF-SPAIN,
TRINIDAD, B.W.I.


BRITISH PROPERTY RIGHTS AND
INTERESTS IN JAPAN.

British owners of property in Japan
are informed that provision is made in
the Treaty of Peace with Japan for the
return to its owners of the property of
each Allied Power and its nationals
which was in Japan at any time between
December 7, 1941 and September 2,
1915. Where property has not yet been
returned, or where the owner has not
yet accepted the return of his property,
application for its return must be made
to the Japanese Government within
nine months of the date of coming into
force of the Treaty, that is before Janu-
ary 28, 1953.
The Treaty also provides for compen-
sation in respect of loss of or damage to
Allied Powers' property which was
within Japan on December 7, 1941. To
give effect to this provision of the Trea-
ty. the Japanese Government have pro-
mulgated a special liw. the Allied Pow-
ers Property Compinsation ;iw. Under
this law property owners must, if they
have not already done so, mnake applica-
tion, within nine months of the coining
into firce of the Treatv. for the return
of their property, which would entail
the acceptance of any damaged property
which is returnable in its present state,
if they wish to make a claim for com-
pensation for loss or damage. Claims
for compensation must be lodged with
the Japanese Government within eigh-
teen months of the coming into force of
the Peace Treaty, i.e. before October 28,
1953.
It has been arranged that applications
for return of property and compensation
claims are to be made to the Japanese
Government through the Government
of each Allied Power. Her Majesty's
Government are. therefore, making ar-
rangements for the presentation of ap-
plications for return and of compensa-
tion claims of British subjects.
Property which may be the subject of
a claim includes movable and immov-
able property, bank balances or debts
which have been paid into the Special
Property Administration Account in
the Bank of Japan, lit does not include
monetary credits or debts which have
ilot been so paid.
British ~ubjecis in St. Vincent who
may wish to prefer claims within the
description above e should amIly at once
for advice to he Custodian of Enemy
Property. St. Vincent.
D. ELSON WEEKS,
Custodian of Enemy Property.
18th August, 1952.


... $43,@8,292
















SAINT VINCENT. TUESDAY, 26 AUGUST, 1952.-(No. 46).


:SAINT VINCENT.
IN THE SUPREME COURT OF THE
WINDWARD ISLANDS AND
LEEWARD ISLANDS.
(Original Jurisdiction)
A.D. 1952

Suit No. 16


Between
MACK RICHARDS
and
CLEMENT LAWRENCE


Plaintiff

Defendant,


NOTICE is hereby given that on Satur-
day the 13th day of September, 1952,
between the hours of 12 o'clock noon
and 3.00 p.m., there will be put up for
sale at the Court House in Kingstown
the undermentioned goods and chattels
the property of the abovenamed defen-
dant CLEMENT LAWRENCE levied
upon by virtue of a writ of seizure and
sale issued in the above suit:-
One Ford Truck T 223.
D. ELSON WEEKS,
Acting Registrar.
REGISTRAR'S OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN,
20th August, 1952.

NOTICE.

SALE OF FORMER POLICE STATION,
BEQUIA.

Applications are invited for the pur-
chase of the building formerly used as a
Police Station, Bequia.
2. The building is situated in the
Town of Port Elizabeth, Bequia. It is a
wooden structure of two floors with a
concrete water tank, kitchen (broken
down) and Privy.
3. The first floor is 969 sq. ft. in area
and is comprised of four rooms. The
ground floor is 341 square feet in area
and is divided into three rooms.
4. The building stands on a land area
measuring 8,205 square feet according
to Survey Plan GRB-61 dated 20th
June. 1952, by HAROLD A. WIRNT, Act-
ing Crown Surveyor, and adjoins the
Public Highway.
5. The Reserve Price is $2,000.
iG. Offers for Ihe purchase of this
building should be submitted to the
Acting Assistant Administrator & Estab-
lishment Officer before the 31st August,
1952. The envelopes should be marked
" OLD POLICE STATION. BEQUIA."
G. B. W. MORISON,
Ag. Superintendent of Works.
24th July, 1952.


POST OFFICE NOTICES.

It is hereby notified for general infor-
mation that as from 1st September, 1952,
the Poundage on British Postal Orders
will be as follows :-
Postal Order. Poundage.
6d. to 1/- ... 3d.
1/6 to 2/6 ... 4d.
3/- to 5/- ... 5d.
7/6 to 21/- ... 6d.
40/- ... 10d.
21st August, 1952.

It is hereby notified for the informa-
tion of the general public that the latest
dates on which mails from overseas
containing correspondence etc. intended
for delivery in the United Kingdom by
Christmas Day must arrive there are as
follows:-
Surface Mails. December.
Parcels ... 8
Packets ... 13
Letters ... 16
Air Mails.
Parcels ... 16
Packets ... 16
Letters ... 19
McD. SMITH,
Acting Colonial Postmaster.
GENERAL POST OFFICE,
ST. VINCENT, B.W.I.,
31st July, 1952.

SAINT VINCENT CO-OPERATIVE ARROW-
ROOT ASSOCIATION.

Notice is hereby given that a General
Meeting of the Saint Vincent Co-Oper-
ative Arrowroot Association will be
held at the Memorial Hall, Richmond
Hill, at 10.00 a.m. on Friday, 29th
August, 1952, for the purpose of elect-
ing fifteen Delegates who will in turn
elect six Members to serve on the Ar-
rowroot Board for the Arrowroot Year
commencing lsb October, next.
C. V. BABER ISAACS,
Secretary.
KINGSTOWN,
29th July, 1952.

FOR SALE.

By unctii at Police Headquarters,
Kingstown. on ll idnesday, 237th August,
1952, at 11 a.m.:
1938 Bedford Truck chassis, T. 3 (un-
til recently the Fire Tender).
In good running order and with four
nearly new tyres.
W. I. RANDOLPH, Lt-Col.,
Superintendent of Police.
7th August, 1952.


- 257















258. SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 26 AUGUST, 1952.-(No. 46).


CUSTOMS NOTICE.

Under Section 27 Cap. 183, Customs Ordinance, the undermentioned goods
will be sold by Public Auction on Wednesday. 17th September, 1952, unless
they are duly cleared or re-warehoused.
GOODS BONDED IN WAREHOUSE NO. 1.
Date
W/housed. Nameof Ship. Consignee. Marks & No. Quantity. Contents.

1815/51 Lady Rodney J. H. Hazell P.H.V. 1 bag Sad Irons
Sons & Co.
2/7/51 C.L.M. Tannis V. A. Theo- ADD. 1 only Gear Box
balds
6/7/51 Fort Amherst Corea & Co. Corea & Co. 1 ctn. Glass
Tumblers
,, ,, ,, L. B. & Co. 1 ctn Glassware
GOODS BONDED IN WAREHOUSE NO. 2.
15/5/51 Pinta J. H. Hazell B. B. 1 Case Herrings
Sons & Co.
23/5/51 Flevo Corea & Co. F. H. 1 Case Advertising
Materials
20/4/51 Fort Do. NIM 1 B'dle Galvd.
Townshend Guttering
17/6/51 Do. Do. R.N.E. 255/2 1 Bale Cotton &
Rayon Piece
Goods
Do. Do. R.N.E. 414 1 ctn. Cotton Piece
Goods
Do. J. H. Hazell A. G. 1 case Bloaters
Sons & Co.

V. D. ARCHER,
Collector of Customs.
7th August, 1Ul52.


NOTICE.
UNDER THE LIQUOR LICENCE ORDINANCE, 1948.

It is hereby notified for general information that the Quarterly Licensing
Sessions will be held in the under-mentioned Parishes for the purpose of con-
sidering applications from applic:iis in their respective Parishes for the
granting of (Crtificates in accordance with the Liquor Licence Ordinance,
1948. at the time and places following :--


Parish.
St. George & St. Andrew


Ch arlotte


St. Patrick


St. David


Gr ,ladins


Time and Place of Session.
... At the Court House, Kingstown, on Wed-
nesday, 24th Selptember, 1952, at 10
o'clock in the forenoon.
.. At the Court House. Georgetown, on.
Friday, 19th Sep lemlb'er. 1952, at 11
o'clock in the forenoon.
.. At the Court Honse, I:lrrouallie, on
Thursday, 11th ,ilepember, 1952, at 11
o'clock in the forenoon.
... At the Court House. Cliteaubelair, on
Tuesday, 16th September, 1952, at 11
o'clock in the forenoon.
... At the Court House, Port Elizabeth,
Beqnin, on Wednesday, 3rd September,
1952, at 11 o'clock in the forenoon.


Notice o[' intention to opposrt the gr1-:t t of any Certificate stating in general
terms the rorn is oIfl' tihe o!)posiiiron, must be served upon the applicant and
upon thI- Magistrat- nno l"' th/Ir serci dlays before the day fixed for the holding
of this Lic.nsin: S>.sio,].
D. K. McINTYRE,
M.lagistrate.















SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 26 AUGUST, 1952.--(No. 46). 259


PARTICULARS OF APPLICANTS FOR NEW CERTIFICATES.


Parish. Name of Applicant.


St. George & St.
Andrew

























Charlotte






Grenadines


George E.
Alexander
Wilfred Lewis


Ormond Williams

Fitzroy Browne

Frederick John
Philmore Joslyn
Cecil Rose

Henry Payne
Magdelin Browne
Amy Collins


William O'Garro


Francis DaSilva


Clement H.
Straker
Mannings Prince

Leonora Taylor
Cecil Yearwood


Henry A. Coombs
Guildford L.
St. Hilaire


Occupation.


Residence.


Parlour Kingstown
Keeper



Shopkeeper ,


Merchant

Shopkeeper


Rivulet
Stubbs

Calder
Carriere
Questelles


Bucca ment
Bay

Vermont




Chapman's
Village
Byera Hill
Georgetown




Hamilton,
Bequia


Situation of
Premises.

Pauls Avenue,
Kingstown
Lower Middle
Street, Kings-
town
Middle Street,
Kingstown
James Street,
Kingstown
Kingstown
Rivulet
Stubbs-Transfer
of Premises
Calder
Carrier
Questelles-
Transfer of
Name
Buccamuent Bay
-Transfer o f
Premises
Richland Park
-Transfer of
Premises
Vermont

Chapman's
Village
Byera Hill
Georgetown-
Transfer of
Name
Georgetown

Hamilton,
Bequia


MAGISTRATE'S OFFICE.
KINGSTOWN,
14th August, 1952.


CONTROL NOTICES.

RETURN OF STOCKS.

With reference to the Prices Control
Order S.R. & 0. 1947, No. 25, all traders
are hereby notified that until further
notice the return of stocks usually sub-
mitted monthly to the Controller of
Supplies by 12 o'clock n-oon on the 2nd
day of each month must now be sub-
mitted twice monthly, namely, by 12
o'clock noon on the 2nd day and on the
17th day of each month, the return to
contain stocks of the articles in Part B
of the First Schedule held by them on
the 1st and 15th day of each month
respectively.
2. This measure is being taken as an
emergency during the Hurricane Season.
Dated this 19th day of August, 1952.
(T. 3011950).


Notice is hereby given that the impor-
tation of Laundry Soap into the Colony,
except from Barbados, is forbidden, and
that the importation of Flour and Rice
by private individuals is subject to the
following limits:-


Flour
Rice


.. 25 lbs.
25 lbs.


Any importation of Flou r or ice in
excess of 25 Hs. will be subject to con-
fiscation.

G. C. H. THOMAS,
Acting Controller of Supplies.

CONTROL DEPARTMENT,
15th August, 1952.
(A. 24/1951).

















260 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 26 AUGUST, 1952.-(No. 46).


NOTICE.

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

The Magistrate will hold Special
Sessions for the purpose of hearing ob-
jctions to and appeals from the assess-
mients male by lih Tax Officers of St.
.GHorge's P.'Iiih. I)istrict 1 : Cha-lotte
Pariisi. District 2 St. Andrew's Parish,
District 3 ; St. Patrick's Parish, D)istrict
4; St. David's Parish, District 5: amnd
the Greiadines (Bequia), District 6; as
irlate to property in the First, Second
and Third Magisterial Districts.
The Sessions will be held at the fol-
,lowing places at 12 o'clock noon :-
District i, 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 Sept-m-
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 Thursday the 11th
day of September, 1952.
District 5, at the Police Station at
Chateaubelair on Tuesday the
16th day of September, 1952.
District 6, at the Police Station at Port
Elizabeth, Beqaia on Wednesday
the 3rd day of September, 1952.
Notice of intention to object to any
assessment must be given not less than
ten days before the day fixed for the
holding of the Session at which the ob-
jection is to be heard.

D. K. McINTYRE.
Magistrate.
MAGISTRATE'S OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN,
.'0; h .Juie. 1952.


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SAINT VINCENT.

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDE 1

1952, No. 67.

POST OFFICE (AMENDMENT) REGULATE S*

(Gazetted 26th August, 1952).

1. Short title. These Regulations may be cited as the Post Office
(Amendment) Regulations, 1952, and shall be read as one with the Post Office
Regulations, 1938, (hereinafter referred to as the principal Regulations) and all
amendments thereto.

2. Regulation 269 revoked and replaced. Regulation 269 of the
principal Regulations as amended by the Post Office (Amendment No. 3)
Regulation, 1940, made by the Governor in Council on the 20th day of May, 1940, is
hereby revoked and replaced as follows :-
"269. The following rates of poundage shall be payable on the several
denominations of Postal Orders issued in the Colony namely :-
Amount of Order. Poundage payable.
Value 6d. to 1/- 3d.
1/6 to 2/6 4d.
3/- to 5/- 5d.
7/6 to 21/- 6d.
40/- 10d."

3. Regulation 324A of principal Regulations amended. Regulation
324A of the principal Regulations as added by the Post Office (Amendment No. 3)
Regulations, 1951, (S.R. & 0. 1951, No. 49) is hereby amended by deleting th, words
"on stamp duties at the end thereof and substituting therefore the word "duties".

4. Revocation. The Post Office (Amendment No. 5) Regulations, 1951,
(S.R. & O. 1951, No. 62) are hereby revoked.

5. Commencement. These Regulations shall come into operation on
the first day of September, 1952.
Made by the Governor in Council under section 22 of the Post Office Ordinance,
(Cap. 134) this 23rd day of August 1952.

A. L. SAMUEL,
(C. 22/1940). Clerk of Executive Council.

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STATUTORY RULES AND St

1952, No. 68.


PRICES CONTROL (AMENDMENT NO. 28) NOTICE.

(Gazetted 26th August, 1952).

1. Short title. This Notice may be cited as the Prices Control
(Amendment No. 28) 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
article : "Potatoes-Canadian," and substituting therefore the following:-
FIRST 8CHEDULE-PART B.

Article. Maximum Wholesale Price. Maximum Retail Price.


Area "A" Area B" Area C."

POTATOES-Canadian ... $13.33 pr crate of 75 22c. per lb 23c. per Rb 24c. per I
lbs.

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 !nd "C ".
Area C means all the villages of Overland, Sandy Bay, Owia, Fancy, Windsor
Forest and the St. Vincent Grenadines.

Made by the Compet nt Authority under section 30 of the Prices Control
Order 1947 (S.R. & O. No. 25) this 22nd day of August, 1952.
G. C. H. THOMAS,
Acting Controller of Supplies.
(J. 5/1951).

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SAINT VINCENT. ,

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDER,

1952, No. 69.


MOTOR VEHICLES AND ROAD TRAFFIC (AME

NO. 3) REGULATIONS.


(Gazetted 26th August, 1952).


1. Short title. These Regulations may be cited as the Motor Vehicles
and Road Traffic (Amendment No. 3) Regulations, 1952, and shall be read as one
with the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Regulations, 1940, made by the Governor
in Council on the 9th day of December, 1940, (hereinafter referred to as the
principal Regulations) and all amendments thereto.

2. Revocation of Regulation 17. Regulation 17 of the principal
Regulations is hereby revoked and replaced as follows :-
17. PROVISIONS AS TO DISEASES AND DISABILITIES RELATING
TO DRIVING TESTS. (1) The diseases and disabilities in the cas& of which
the applicant for a driving permit shall not be entitled to claim to be
subjected to a test as to his fitness or ability to drive a motor Nehicle under
sub-section (2) of section 31 of the Ordinance shall be the following :-
Epilepsy; liability to sudden attacks of disabling giddiness or
fainting; inability to read at a distance of 25 yards in good daylight
(with the aid of glasses, if worn) a series of six letters and figures in
white on a black ground of the same size and arrangement as those
prescribed for the identification mark of a motor car.
(2) The fee to be paid by an applicant who claims under that
sub-section to be subjected to such test shall be the fee specified in Part
II of the First Schedule to the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic
Ordinance 1940.
(3) In order to pass such test the applicant for a driving permit
shall prove to an examiner approved by the Licensing Authority his
ability unaided to :-
(a) start the vehicle from rest, to move away in a reasonably
quick time and to maintain an accurate course.
(b) turn right and left hand corners correctly.
(c) stop the vehicle within a reasonable distance when travelling
at various speeds. (In this respect he must satisfy the
examiner that in an emergency he will be able to apply the
2 9 08 brakes promptly and effectively.)
(d) operate all controls with safety and without moving from the
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(e) give all recognized signals to other persons using the road and
to traffic controllers in a clear and unmistakable manner.
(If, owing to his disability, it is impracticable or undesirable
that he should give such signals by hand, the vehicle must be
fitted with a device or devices which in the opinion of the
examiner will be satisfactory for this purpose.)
(f) except in the case of a motor-cycle, make the vehicle proceed
backwards for a reasonable distance, make a left and right
hand turn in reverse gear, and back the vehicle into an
indicated position.
(g) stop, hold and start the vehicle on a gradient of at least one
in fifteen but not steeper than one in ten.
Generally, the applicant shall satisfy the examiner that he is capable
of driving a motor vehicle or a motor vehicle of the particular
construction or design to which the application relates without danger
to other users of the road.

3. Addition of new Regulations. The principal Regulations are
hereby amended by the addition thereto after Regulation 17 of the following
Regulations :
17A. RECORD TO BE KEPT OF DRIVING PERMITS ISSUED. The
Licensing Authority shall establish and keep in such form as he may deem
suitable, a record of all driving permits issued by him and a record of all
endorsements from time to time duly made on such driving permits."
17B. CANCELLATION OR SUSPENSION OF DRIVER'S PERMIT. If
it appears to the Licensing Authority that a driving permit has been obtained
through misrepresentation or has been issued to a person under a wrong
name or under an assumed name by which he is not generally known, the
Licensing Authority may, after giving to the holder of the permit notice of
his intention to do so, revoke the permit and the holder shall on receipt
of such notice deliver the permit to the Licensing Authority for cancellation.

4. Regulation 18 (9) revoked. Paragraph 9 of Regulation 18 of the
principal Regulations as added by the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic
(Amendment) Regulations, 1941, (S. R. & 0. 1941, No. 3) is hereby revoked.

5. Regulation 19 (2) revoked and replaced. Paragraph 2 of
Regulation 19 of the principal Regulations as replaced by the Motor Vehicles and
Road Traffic (Amendment) Regulations, 1949, (S. R. & O. 1949, No. 45) is hereby
revoked and replaced as follows :-
(2) The Motor Vehicle shall not exceed seven feet six inches in overall
width."

6. Regulation 20A revoked and replaced. Regulation 20A of the
principal Regulations as replaced by the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic
(Amendment) Regulations, 1949 (S. R. & O. 1949, No. 62) is hereby revoked and
replaced as follows :-
"20A. PARKING PLACES. (1) The Parking Places for Motor Omnibuses,
Motor Lorries and Freight Passenger Vehicles shall be as follows :-
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(a) on the South-East side of the lower end of the South River Road
between Middle and Bay Streets-facing North-West;
(b) on the North-West side of Hillsboro Street between Bay Street and
the South-East entrance to the Market Square-facing North-East;
(c) All that area South of Bay Street on the opposite side of the Street
from Lot 18, at present known as the Club Service Station ";
(d) on the South-East side of the upper end of South River Road
between Middle and Granby Streets-facing North-West.
Motor Omnibuses, Motor Lorries and Freight Passenger Vehicles shall not
park in any other parking places or streets in Kingstown except for such
period as may be absolutely necessary for discharging or receiving either
passengers or freight, and when so parked shall conform with parking
ie:ulations in force with respect to those streets or places.
(2) The following Parking Places for Vehicles, (other than Motor
Omnibuses, Motor Lorries and Freight Passenger Vehicles) are also
authorised-
(a) all that portion of land adjoining the Market Place and bounded on
the North by Halifax Street and on the East by a branch of
Hillsboro Street and on the West by Bedford Street;
(b) all that area South of Bay Street between the Kingstown Jetty and
Paul's Canal--facing Bay Street;
(c) all that area South of Bay Street between the Kingstown Jetty and
the area on the beach opposite Lot 26-facing Bay Street;
(6) all that area of open ground outside the circular road surrounding
Victoria Park.
(3) No vehicle shall park in the undermentioned streets otherwise than
in the manner herein set out--
(a) in Granby, Halifax, Grenville and Tyrrel Streets (hereinafter
referind to as Back Street) on the South side of these streets only;
(b) In Hillsboro Street between Back Street and White Chapel, on the
East side only-facing the Court House;
(c) In Bay Stre t from its junction with Sharpe Street to the North
River, on the North side only: Provided that no vehicle shall
park on that portion of the North side of Bay Street extending
from the Customs House gate to its junction with Hillsboro Street.
(;) In Middle Street on the South side of the street only;
(c) In all cross streets lying between Bay Street and Back Street-on
the East side of those Streets only, except in the case of South
River Road wheiv private vehicles may park on the North-West
side only between Bay and Middle Streets:
Provided that no vehicle shall park on those portions of Bay, Middle and
Back Streets Letween their junctions with James and Higginson Streets
between the hours of 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. except for such period as may be
neccEs-sry for discharging or receiving either passengers or freight, and such
period shall not in any event exceed half an hour : Provided also that no
vehicle shall park on these portions of Higginson, Melville, Bedford,
Hillsboro, Egmont and Jamcs Streets and South River Road between their
junctions with Bay and Back Streets (including any unnamed cross Streets
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except for such period as may be necessary for discharging or receiving either
passengers or freight, and such period shall not in any event exceed half an
hour."

7. Regulation 20B revoked and replaced. Regulation 20B of the
principal Regulations as added by the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic
(Amendment) Regulations, 1944, (S. R. & 0. 1944, No. 52) is hereby revoked and
replaced as follows :-
"20B. ONE-WAY TRAFFIC. Vehicles in Middle Street shall proceed
from East to West only."

8. Regulation 21 (5) (j) revoked and replaced. Sub-paragraph (j)
of paragraph 5 of Regulation 21 of the principal Regulations as anmnded by the
Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) Regulations, 1944, (S. R. & O. 1944,
No. 52) is hereby revoked and replaced as follows :-
(j) he shall not stop his motor vehicle within a distance of 15 feet from any
corner unless compelled to do so by the necessities of traffic on the
road."

9. Regulation 21 (7) (f) revoked and replaced. Sub-paragraph (f)
of paragraph (7) of Regulation 21 of the principal Regulations as added by the
Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) Regulations, 1944, (S. R. & O. 1944,
No. 52) is hereby revoked and replaced as follows :-
(f) When approaching any road junction if on the near side of the road
along which he is proceeding there is erected a road signal bearing
the legend Stop-Major Road ahead he shall stop his vehicle before
reaching and as near as possible to, the line painted upon his near side
half of the surface of such road and shall not move his vehicle or
cause the same to be moved to the road junction next ahead until he
shall have satisfied himself that it is safe to do so, and he shall then
proceed slowly and give way to any traffic which may be on such road
junction. For the purpose of this sub-paragraph the following Streets
in the Town of Kingstown are hereby declared to be major roads :
(1) Bay Street.
(2) Granby, Halifax, Grenville and Tyrrel Streets (which are
collectively known as Back Street ")

10. Regulation 24A revoked and replaced. Regulation 24A of the
principal Regulations as added by the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic
(Amendment) Regulations, 1949, (S. R. & 0. 1949, No. 62) is hereby revoked and
replaced as follows :-
"24A. REPAIRS IN STREET. Any person who-
(a) repairs any vehicle in any street or parking place, (except repairs
in cases of emergency),
(b) leaves, permits or causes to be left any vehicle not in working
order in any Street in Kingstown or any parking place for a period
exceeding 24 hours,
shall be guilty of an offence under these Regulations."







11. Regulation 37A revoked and replaced. Regulation 37A of the
principal Regulations as added by the Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic
(Amendment) Regulations, 1944, (S. R. & O. 1944, No. 67) is hereby revoked and
replaced as follows :-
37A. REFUSAL TO CARRY PASSENGERS OR FREIGHT. It shall be
an offence under these Regulations for the driver, conductor or owner of any
motor omnibus or freight passenger vehicle to refuse, without reasonable
excuse, to carry any passenger or freight, unless :-
(a) such passenger, or the person in charge of such freight, has
refused to pay the legal fare;
(b) there is already in such vehicle its maximum complement of
passengers or freight or both, as the case may be."
For the purposes of this Regulation the Post Office mail van shall be
deemed not to be a motor omnibus or a freight passenger vehicle,

12. Form 4 in First Schedule revoked and replaced. Form 4 in
thae First Schedule to the principal Regulations is hereby cancelled and replaced
as follows :-

"SAINT VINCENT.


Form 4.


FIRST SCHEDULE.


(Reg. 13)

PARTICULARS TO BE GIVEN BY APPLICANT FOR ISSUE OR RENEWAL
OF DRIVING PERMIT.

The Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Ordinance, 1940.

1. Full Name of Applicant

2. Postal address of residence of
applicant

3. State type of Motor Vehicle it
is intended to drive

4. State date of birth of appli-
cant.

5. Are you the holder of a driving
permit, and have you at any
time previously been the
holder of a driving permit? f ~
If so, state number and date
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6. State particulars of any driv-
ing permit which you hold or
have previously held

7. State particulars of any en-
dorsement on any driving
permit which you hold or
have previously held.

8. Have you at any time been dis-
qualified from obtaining a
driving permit? If so, par-
ticulars as to the Court by
which, the date on which and
the period for which the dis-
qualification was imposed

9. Have you passed a driving
test? If so, state by whom
tested

DECLARATION.
I hereby declare that I am not suffering from deafness or nervousness
and that my physique bodily and mental fitness are such as to qualify m-
for the issue of a driving permit.
S ig n a tu re of A p p lica n t..... ....... .................................... ................................................................. .........
D a te o f A p p lica tio n ........................................................................................................................................... ...... ........... ..

13. Revocation. The following Regulations are hereby revoked :-
(a) The Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) Regulations, 1941,
(S. R. & 0. 1941, No. 3);
(b) The Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) Regulations, 1344,
(S. R. & 0. 1944, No. 52);
(c) The Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) Regulations, 1944
(S. R. & 0. 1944, No. 67) ;
(d) The Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) Regulations, 1349,
(S. R. & 0. 1949, No. 45) ;
(e) The Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic (Amendment) Regulations, 1949,
(S. R. & 0. 1949, No. 62).

Made by the Governor in Council under section 78 of the Motor Vehicles and
Road Traffic Ordinance, 1940, (No. 20 of 1940) this 27th day of June, 1952.
A. L. SAMUEL,
(J. 29/1950). Acting Clerk of Executive Council.

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KINGSTOWN, ST. 'INCENT.


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