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SAINT VIN(C-ENT


GOVERNMENT


GAZETTE


S ubli T 1 N 1 [ uthorit..


VOL. 86.] SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 17 NOVEMBER, 1953. [No. 67.
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GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

No. 361.
ARGENTINE CONSUL-O ENERALB3
IN LONDON.

With reference to Government Notice
No. 102 of 3rd March, 1953, it is noti-
fied for general information that the
Exequatur empowering Sefior Don
FERNANDO J. TAUREL to act as Argen-
tine Consul-General in London, receiv-
ed Her Majesty's signature on the 23rd
September. 1953.
17th November, 1953.
(R. 1/1948).

No. 362.
APPOINTMENTS.
His Excellency the Governor has been
pleased to approve of the appointment
of T. B. COMISSIONG, Esq., O.B.E.. to
the post of Aide-de-Camp and Private
Secretary, with effect from 1st Novem-
ber, 1953.
17th November, 1953.
(A. 9/1942).

N<. 363.
His Excellency the Governor has been
pleased to approve the appointment of
Mr. K. A. AUGIER to act as Assistant
Secretary (Finance and Economics)
Windward Islands, with effect from 2nd
November. 1953.
17th November, 1953.
(A. 29/1948).


No. 364.
Mr. STINSON E. CAMPBELL, has been
appointed as Assistant Surveyor, Lands
and Survey Office, Public Works De-
partment, on probation for one year,
with effect from 8th May, 1953.
17th November, 1953.
(P. 374).

No. 365.
SMr. RUFUS JARVIS; has been appoint-
ed as Surveying Draughtsman, Lands
and Survey Office, Public Works De-
partment. on probation for one year,
with effect from 15th July, 1953.
17th November, 1953.
(A. 12/1952).

No. 366.
CONFIRMATION OF APPOINTMENTS.
-
His Honour the Administrator has
approved the confirmation of the fol-
lowing appointments:-
Mr. T. M. VELOX, as Senior Clerk,
Treasury etc. Department (Customs
Branch) with effect from 17th Jan-
uary, 1953.
Mr. W. B. JACOBS, as Senior Clerk,
Treasury etc. Department,(Customs
Branch) with effect from 17th Jan-
uary, 1953.
Mr. S. B. Cox, as Senior Clerk, Audit
SOffice, with effect from 17th Jan-
nary,1953.


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364. SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 17 NOVEMBER, 1953.-(No. 67).


Miss AGNES ROSS, Junior Cl!rk,
Labour Department, with effect
from 1st July, 1952.
17th November, 1953.
(P. F's. 240, 176, 300, 560).

No. 367.
VACATION LEAVE.

Mr. UORDON WEEKES, senior Binder,
Government .Prlinllg Oflice, has been
gralntec 2 o1110Iuis' \ic;itiun iave with
effect from let November, 1953.
17th November, 1953.
(P. F. 518).

No. 368.
Miss NOEL C. LOPEY, Junior Clerk,
General Clerical Service, has beengrant-
ed 6 weeks' vacation leave with effect
from 15th November, 1953.
17th November, 1953.
(P:F. 583).

No. 369.
Mrs. F. E. EUSTACE, Junior Clerk,
General Clerical Service, has been grant-
ed 3 weeks' vacation leave with effect
from 16th November, 1953.
TKit November, 1953.
(P. F. 173).


No. 370.
LEGISLATION.

The following Document is pub-
lished with this issue of the Gazette :-
S. R. & O. No. 49.-The Village
Council of Marriaqna (Market)
Bye-Laws, 1953.
17th November, 1953.


No. 558.


BANK HOLIDAY.


Thursday, 26th November, 1953.
(Visit of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth
the Second to the British West Indies)
being a Bank Holiday all Public Offices
will be closed on that day.
10th November, 1953.

By Command,

A. L. SAMUEL,
Acting Government Secretary.

GOVERNMENT OFFICE,
17th November, 1953.


DEPARTMENTAL AND
OTHER NOTICES.


ELECTION NOTICE.

THE KINGSTOWN TOWN BOARD.

Notice is hereby given that in accord-
;nce with Section 3 of the Kinostown
'Town Board (Election of Members) Bye-
Laws, the Warden of Kingstown will be
in attendance at the Court House, Kings-
town, on Monday, 30th November, 1958,
from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. to receive nom-
inations for the election of eight (8)
Members to serve on the Kingstown
Town Board for the term commencing
1st January, 1954, and ending 81st De-
cember, 1955.
The retiring Members, Messrs. R. M.
Cate, A. R. C. Connell, H. A. Davis,
O.B.E., R. N. Eustace, S. O. Jack, G.
L. Lewis, G. A. McIntosh, and Mrs.
V. M. Cox are eligible for re-election.
Should a Poll be required it will be
taken at the Court House on Monday,
7th December, 1953, from 9 a.m. to 12
noon and from 1 p.m. to 4.30 p.m.

V. G. daSILVA,
Warden and Presiding
Officer.
16th November, 1953.
(A. 74/1947)


POST OFFICE NOTICE.

It is hereby notified for the informa-
tion of thle general public that the latest
(dates on which mails from overseas con-
taining correspondence etc. intended for
delivery in the United Kingdom by
Christm;is Day must arrive there are as
follows:-
Surface Mails December
Parcels ... 10
Packets ... 13
Letters ... 18
Air Maifs
Parcels ... 18
Packets ... 18'
Letters ... 20

McD. SMITH,
Colonial Postnraster.

GENERAL POST OFFICE,
ST. VINCENT,
8th October, 1953.














SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 17 NOVEMBER, 1953.-(No. 67).:;;,"365


NOTICE.


LAND AND HOUSE TAX, 1953.


It is hereby notified that Land and
House Tax in respect of the current
year will be received without fine at
the Treasury and District Offices at
Georgetown, Barroui]lie, Union Island
and Bequia during the period 1st No-
vember to 31st December, 1953, and at
Colonarie, Bridgetown, Mesopotamia,
Layou and Chateaubelalr on the dates
listed hereunder:-
Colonarie:- On Thursdays-Novem-
ber 5th, 12th, 19th and 26th. De-
comber 3rd, 10th, 17th and 24th.
1953.
Bridgetown:- On Tuesdays-Decem-
ber 1st, 8th and 22nd, 1953.
Mesopotamia:- On Fridays-Novem-
ber 6th, 20th. and December 4th
and 18th. 1953.
Layou :- On Mondays-November
9th. and December 14th, 1953.
On Thursda- s-Novenber 19th,
26th, and December 17th and
24th, 1953.
Chateaubelair :- On Tuesda ys-
November 10th, and December
8t,, 1953.
On Fridays-November 13th, 27th,
and December 11th and Tuesday
15th, 1953.

PETER R. ELLS,
-Colonial Treasurcr.

THE TREASURY,
-ST. VINCENT, B.W.I.
23rd October, 1953.


INLAND REVENUE NOTICE.

The attention of all persons proposing
to leave the Colony is hereby drawn to
Rule 5ofS.R. & 0. 1953 No. 26, Income
Tax (Evasion of Tax Payment) (Pre-
vention) Rules, whereby it is lawful for
any police officer who has reasonable
grounds to suspect that any personal is at-
tempting to leave the Colony without
first obtaining an Exit Certificate from
the Income Tax Department, to order
such person to disembark from or not to
embalk on any ship or aircraft, and to
arrest such person if he disobeys any
such order.
All intending tiravellcrs :re advised to
retain the above-mentioned certificate to


be'produced to the Immigration Authori-
ties at the point of departure, as failure
to do-so may result in their being refus-
ed permission to leave the Colony.

-F. E. WILLIAMS,
Income Tax Orficer.

24th October, 1953.
(A. 24/1951 II).



NOTICE.

It is hereby notified for general infor-
mation that a supply of Sorexa (rat
poison) is available for sale to the
general public at the Office of the
Department of Agriculture at the rate
of twenty-eight cents (28c.) per pound.

J. M. CAVE,
Superintendent of Agriculture.

4th November, 1953.


NOTICE TO MARINERS.

Pending repairs, Moule-a-Chique-
Light, St. Lucia, latitude 130 43' N.
longitude, 60 57' W., is liable to be
irregular.

SC.D. MILBOURNE,-Comdr.,
R.N. (Retd.),
Harbour Master.
22nd October, 1953.



ARROWROOT BOARD NOTICE.

The values of the respective Grades
of Arrowroot and the proportions of
such values to be advanced by the Saint
Vincent Co-operative Arrowroot Asso-
ciation have been fixed by the Arrow-
root Board as under:-


F-
0 0
0-
U8 B~~
~$ di
CJ
cb ~ ,i


10.00
9.00
8.00
7.00


5.00
4.50
4.00
3.50


C. V. BABER ISAACS,
Secretary.
6th October, 1953.













366 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 17 NOVEMBER, 1953.--(o. 67).


NOTICE.

UNDER THE LIQUOR LICENCE ORDINANCE 1948.

It is hereby notified for general information that the Annual LicenSing
Sessions will be held in the undermentioned Parishes for the purpose of hear-
ing.applications from applicants in their respective Parishes for the granting of
certificates in accordance with the Liquor Licence Ordinance, 1948, at the times
and places hereunder.
Holders of certificates which were granted during the current year are
hereby reminded to apply for renewal of their certificates prior to the holding
of the Sessions fixed for December, 1953, stated below.
Parish. Time and Place of Session.
St. George & St. Andrew ... At the Court Honse, Kingstown, on Wed-
nesday, 16th December, 1953, at 9.15
o'clock in the forenoon.
Charlotte ... At the Court House, Georgetown, on
Friday, 18th December, 1963, at 11
o'clock in the forenoon.
St. David ... At the Court House, Chateaubelair, on
Thursday, 3rd December, 1953, at 11
o'clock in the forenoon.
St. Patrick ... At the Court House, Barrouallie, on
Friday, 4th December, 1953. at 11
o'clock in the forenoon.
Grenadines (Bequia) ... At the Court House, at Port Elizabeth,
Beqni;, on Wednesday, 2nd December,
1953. at ] 1 o'clock in the forenoon.
Notice of intention to oppose the grant of any Certificates stating in general
terms the grounds of the opposition, must be served upon the applicant and
upon the Magistrate not less than seven days before the (lay fixed for the holding
of the Licensing Session.
E. GLASGOW,
Magistrate.

PARTICULARS OF APPLICANTS FOR NEW CERTIFICATES.
I I Situation of
Parish. Name of Applicant. Occupation. Residence. Situation ofses.


St. George & Donald Franklyn Shopkeeper Kingstown Kingstown
St. Andrew
*Frederick Gaynes ,,

*Virginia Russell ,, ,,

Leonora Jack ,, Edinboro Edinboro

*Henry Phillips ., Peniston Peniston

*Evelyn Phillips ,, 13iccament Rilland Hill
Bay
Nina Galley ,. Clare Val- Clare Valley
ley
St. David ... Reuben Williams ,, Chateau- Cliateaubelair
bl]air
SApplications for Tr'nsfor Certificates.

MAGISTRATE'S OFFICE. E. GLASGOW,
KINGSTOWN, Magistrate.
17th November, 1953.

FRINTECD Y TIE COVc;-,-:T.CMNT r TUNTER. AT THE COVE:NMENT PRINTING OFFICE,
::;GST rO:' c. cerNts:. 1
r r:::co it cents, l







SAINT VINCENT. ,

STATUTORY RULES AND ORDERS,

1953, No. 49.

THE VILLAGE COUNCIL OF MARRIAQUA MARKETT^
BY-LAWS.

(Gazetted 17th November, 1953.)

1. Short title. These By-Laws may be cited as the Village Council of
Marriaqua (Market) By-Laws, 1953.

2. Interpretation. In these By-Laws-
Ordinance means the Local Government Ordinance 1951 (No. 17 of 1951)
and all amendments thereto.
Public Place means any public way, yard or room in which any public
duty is performed or to which the public haye a right of access either
with or without payment of a fee.
"Produce" includes anything whether live or dead produced in the course
of agriculture.
MARKET.
3. 'Opening and closing of market. The market established in the
Village shall be open to the Public from 6.00 a.m. to 7 p.m. except on Sundays, Bank
Holidays and days proclaimed Public Holidays when it shall be open'from 6.00 a.m.
to 9 a.m. or at such other times as may be permitted by the Council.

4. Sale of fish and meat No person shall expose for sale in any street or
in any public place in the village or within one mile from the limits thereof other
than in the market, or other place approved by the Council any meat or fish :
Provided that nothing herein contained shall extend to prevent any person from
disposing of any tinned meat or salted fish in any shop or in the course of any
auction of general effects.

5. Slaughtering of animals. (1) No person shall slaughter or cause to
be slaughtered any animal for the purpose of selling the carcass thereof within the
village or within one mile from the limits thereof elsewhere than in the market and
by a butcher duly licensed by the Council.
(2) Every person who desires to have an animal slaughtered in the market
shall, before such animal is slaughtered, pay to the Clerk the slaughterhouse dues
in respect thereof as are specified in the First Schedule hereto.
(3) Every animal to be slaughtered shall first be inspected by the Sanitary
Inspector or in his absence by the Clerk and passed as fit for human consumption.
(4) No animal shall be slaughtered in the market before the hour of 5 a.m.





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6. Butchers, slaughtermen and fish vendors. (1) No person shall
butcher or slaughter animals or sell fish in the Market unless he produces a
medical certificate of fitness and pays to'the Warden the licence fee prescribed in
the second schedule to these By-Laws.
(2) I.C2dical certificates and licences shall expire on the 30th June and 31st
December in each year.

7. Ticket D12es. (I) N person shall sell, offer for sale or expose for the
purpose of sale, any produce in the Village or within one mile from the limits
thereof, elsewhere than in the market, or until after such produce has been
brought to the market and the market dues referred to in the Fourth Schedule
hereto have been paid in respect thereof : Provided however, that this By-Law
shall not apply to a person selling or disposing of any such produce at his residence,
shop or store.
(2) Exvry person disposing of produce in the Village or within one mile or the
limits thereof, except at his own residence, shop or store, shall produce his market
ticket in respect thereof to any agent of the Council immediately on being
requested to do so.
(3) It shall be the dtty of every vendor to make the required payment to the
Clerk before any article is sold.

8. Meat market. The stalls in the market set apart for the purpose of
selling meat shall be used exclusively for the sale of meat and shall be hired
quarterly to such persons as the Council may approve on applications made in
writing for the quarters ending 31st March, 30th June, 30th September and 31st
December, respectively, at the rate specified in the Second Schedule to these
By-Laws.

9. Butcher to wear clean apparel. Every butcher shall keep the stall
clean and shall wear a clean apron and shall provide himself with clean towels and
shall keep his scales, weights and other appliances in a clean and sanitary
condition.

10. Fish. Persons bringing fresh or corned fish intended for sale in the
Village shall, on arrival, sell such fish only on counters provided in the market for
that purpose.

11. Fish to, be weighed. AM fish, before being offered for sale shall be
brought to the fish shed for the purpose of ascertaining the dues payable thereon
in accordance with the Third Schedule to these By-laws which dues shall be paid
to the Clerk or other officer authorised by the Council to receive the same.

12. Weighing of articles. All articles or things sold in the Market
shall be properly weighed, and in all cases of dispute with respect to the weight
thereof, the seller, if required to do so by a prospective purchaser, shall cause such
article or thing to be weighed in the presence of the Clerk or other Officer





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13. Preservation of order. Every person resorting to th market ai a
buyer, sel-lr or otheiwis shall at all times comply with any reasonable directions
of the Clerk or other Officer responsible for the maintenance oofiorder in the
Market or for the due observance of any By-laws of the Council. ,.

14. Ejectment of offenders from market. The clerk may without
using more force than is necessary in the circumstances eject or cause to be
ejected any person contravening these By-laws provided that such ejectment shall
not be a bar to any subsequent criminal proceedings.

15. Dogs prohibited. No person shall bring a^dog, or permit a dog to
follow him into oP remain with him in the market, and it shall be lawful for the
Clerk to eject or cause to be ejected any dog found therein.

16. Articles to be sold in places provided for the purpose.
No person resorting to the market for the sale of any article, shall place such
article in any part of the market other than the place set apart for that purpose.

17. Articles left at owner's risk. Articles left in the market shall be
left at the sole risk of the person or persons leaving the same.

18. Miscellaneous offences. No person shall:
(a) sit or lie on any counter, table or stand in the market;
(b) throw any dirt, filth, rubbish or litter in the market;
(c) loiter in or about the market;
(d) remain in the market during the hours in which the market is not open
to the public;
(e) light any fire in the market or cook therein, except in such parts thereof
and under such conditions as may from time to time be permitted by the
Clerk;
(f) place or keep the hide of any animal in any part of the market other
than the place set apart by the Clerk from time to time for that purpose.

PENALTIES.
19. -Penalty. Any person guilty of an offence against these By-laws shall
be liable on summary conviction to a fine not exceeding fifty dollars or to
imprisonment for a period not exceeding three months or in the case of a
continuing offence subject to sub-section (3) of section 56 of thi3 Ordinance to a
fine not exceeding five dollars in respect of each day during which the offence
continues after conviction.
SCHEDULES.
FIRST SCHEDULE (By-law 5).

SLAUGHTERHOUSE DUES.
For slaughtering every bull, ox, cow heifer or calf :
(a) the 4 quarters weighing not more than 100 Ib ...... ...... .... 24
(b) more than 100 lb but not exceeding 200 Ib 480





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(c) the 4 quarters weighing more than 200 lb but not exceeding 300 lb 720
(d) more than 300 lb .... ..... ... 964
PIGS: For every pig weighing not more than 50 lb .... 124
. more than 50 lb .. .. 244
SHEEP : For every sheep weighing not more than 50 lb ...... ...... ... 244
GOATS : For every goat......... ...... .... ... ....... 12
TURTLE: For every turtle weighing not more than 50 lb ...... ... 364
I more than 50 lb ...... ..... .. 600

SECOND SCHEDULE (By-laws 6 & 8).

LICENSES AND RENTAL OF BUTCHER STALLS.
Slaughterman's licence per Quarter year ...... ...... ...... 240
Butcher's licence per Quarter year ...... ...... ...... ...... 604
Fish* Vendor's licence per Quarter year ...... ...... ...... 600
Huckster's Licence ..... ...... ..... ...... ...... ...... 600
Rental of Butcher Stall per Quarter year ...... ...... ...... $1.00

THIRD SCHEDULE (By-law 11).
Fresh and Salted Fish : 6% o^ the value of the fish as estimated by Clerk:
Provided that if the Vendor is di ii.-.: with the Clerk's estimate he shall have
the right to have the fish weighed.

FOURTH SCHEDULE (By-law 7).

SALE OF PRODUCE TICKETE DUES).
For every space 4 ft. square .. .... ...... 24
table space ...... .... .. ...... .... ..... 4
stand ..... .... 4#

Made by the Village Council of Marriaqua under Section 56 (1) of the Local
Government Ordinance 1951, (No. 17 of 1951) this 4th day of October 1953.
HUBERT DASILVA,
Chairman.

Confirmed by the Governor under Section 56 (4) of the Local Government
Ordinance 1951 (No. 17 of 1951) this 28th day of October, 1953.
W. F. COUTTS,.
Administrator.

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


[Price 16 cents.]


1953.




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