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SAINT VINClINT


GOVERNMENT


GAZEITT


Voi. 87.] SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 2 FEBRUARY, 1954. [No. 6.


GOVERNMENT NOTICES.

No. 53.
LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL.
There will be a meeting of the Legislative Council at the Council Chamber,
Kingstown, on Thursday, 4th February, 1964, at 10 a.m.
The Order of the Day of this meeting is published with this issue of tLe
Gazette.
A cordial invitation to attend is extended to the general public.
26th January, 1954.
(A. 1/1949 II).

No. 70.
VISIT OF UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE FOR THE COLONIES.
IT is hereby announced th;it Mr. PHILLIP ROGERS. C.M.G., Undel-
Secretary of State for the Colonies, will visit St. Vincent flom 26th Febualry
to 1st March, 1954, when he will proce( d to Dominica.
2nd February, 1954.
(A. 8/1952 II).


No. 71.
APPOINTMENTS.
With reference to Government Notice
No. 190 of 8th May, 1945, Mr. C. B.
WALLACE as a member of the Board of
Examiners for the purpose of ascertain-
ing the competency of the Master of
any Passenger Boat.
2nd February, 1954.

No. 72.
The following persons have been ap-
pointed, with effect from 20th January,
1954, as members of the Board of Ex-
aminers for the grant of Certificaces of
Seaworthiness in accordance with Sec-


tion 2 of the Passenger Boats Ordinance,
1946 (No. 25 of 1946):-
C. B. WALLACE, Esq.,
RUDOLPH ANTROBUS, Esq.
2nd February, 1954.
(S. 9/1944).

No. 73.
AIR TRANSPORT LICENSING
AUTHORITY.
In accordance with provisions made
under R(gulation 5 of the Air Trans-
port (Licensing of Air Services) Regula-
tions (S.R. & 0. 1952 No. 94) the
Adinistlator has ;i pointedl the fol-
lowing persons to constitute an Air


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34 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 2 FEBRUARY, 1954.-(No. 6.)


Transport Licensing Authority for the No. 76.
Colony :- MIARRIAQUA VILLAGE COUNCIL.
The Honourable O. R. KELSICK, E TON MM
D.F.C., Assistant Administrator-
Chairman, Mr. C. F. BROWNE, has been elected
The Honourable Crown Attorney, a Member of the Marriaqua Village
R. C. P. BRYAN, Esq., Council with effect from 25th January,
Secretary: Principal Clerk, P.W.D., 1954.
E. H. LABORDE, Esq. 2nd February, 1954.
2nd Februar.y 1954. i (A. 83/1948).


(W. 2/9/1940 II).


No. 74.
STAMP VENDORS.
The undermentioned persons have
been appointed Licensed Stamp Vendors
for the year 1954 :-
H. GWENDOLEN CROPPER, Kingstown.
VILNA Cox -
REGINALD COX -
FRED J. DARE -
GEO. A. ROBERTSON -
R. T. SAMUEL -
F. H. SCOTT -
IRA YOUNG -
J. E. RICHARDS Georgetown
CYRIL VELOX Layon
FLORENCE JAMES Chateaubelair
CYRIL E. MCINTOSH- Bequia.
2nd February, 1954.
(Q. 15/1948).

No. 75.
PUBLIC ASSISTANCE DOARD.
Under the provisions of Section 5 of
the Public Assistance Ordinance (No.
31 of 1950), the following persons have
been appointed members of the Public
Assistance Board for a period of one
year with effect from 1st January,
1954 :-
The Chief Public Assistance Officer,
(Chairman),
The HTonourable H. F. YOUNG,
G. H. CHARLES,
,, S. E. SLATER,
L. C. LATHAM,
C. J. T. ANDERSON, Esq.,
Mrs. R. M. CATO,
Mrs. R. N. EUSTACE.
IMrs. J. H. D. Cox.
H. A. DAVIS, Esq., O.B.E.,
F. A. SIMMONS, Esq.,
The Public Assistance Officer,-
Secretary.
Until further notice the duties of
Chief Public Assistance Officer will be
performed by Mr. C. G. HUGGINS, La-
bour Commissioner, in conjunction with
the duties of his substantive post.
2nd February, 1954.
(D. 1/1951).


No. 77.
RESUMPTION.
With reference to Government Notice
No. 394 of 4th August, 1953, Mrs. R. M.
WINDEBANK, Assistant Mistress, Girls'
High School, resumed duties on 18th
January, 1954.
2nd February, 1954.
(P. F. 81).

No. 78.
RESUMPTION AND TRANSFER.
Mr. 0. L. GARRAWAY, Senior Clerk,
Treasury Department, who was granted
six months' vacation leave from let
July, 1953, resumed duties with effect
from 1st January, 1954.
Mr. GARRAWAY was transferred to
the Public Works Department as from
1st January. 1954.
2nd February, 1954.
(P. F. 103).

No. 79.
RESIGNATIONS.
With reference to Government Notice
No. 427 of 17th September, 194G, Mr.
A. G. HAZELL, as a member of the
Board of Examiners for the grant of
Certificates of Seaworthiness, with effect
from 20th January, 1954.
2nd February, 1954.
(S. 9/1944).

No. 80.
Mr. R. A. MCKEND, Foreman of
Works, Public Works Departmnent, has
resigned from the Service with effect
from 1-lth January, 1954.
2nd February, 1954.
(P. F. 252).

No. 81.
LEGISLATION.
Tlhe under-mentioned Ordinances
which have been assented to by His
Excellency the Governor are published
for general information with this issue
of the Gazette:-















SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 2 FEBRUARY, 1954.-(No. 6). 35


No. 5 of 1954.-An Ordinance to cre- I No. 84.
ate a Trust Fund to be known as ENRICHED FLOUR
the Lewis Punnett Endowment
BY
and to provide for the Appoint- iss Loise Hoe, Nutition Officer,
ment of Trustees of such Fund ss Louise oe Nut on Oicer,
W~induward Islands.
and the management thereof.
(C. 45/1949).
(C. 451949). Enriched Flour contains Vitamin B
No. 6 of 1954.-An Ordinance further complex, Iron and Calcium.
to amend the Police Ordinance, Vitain B Complex comprises ever-
1947 Vitainn B Complex comprises sever-
1947. al substances but three of them have
(Se. 14/1950). been found most necesailv Ifr health.
2nd February, 1954. 'hey take care of the nerves, skin, lips,
mouth and digestive system.
No. 82. Iron is required for the blood, and
MISCELLANEOUS NOTICES. one of its principal uses is to carry
around oxygen to all the tissu s of the
TRADE WITH VENEZUELA. body. Lack of sufficient iron would
cause an individual to be weak and pale
It is hereby notified for public infor- and suffer from iron deficiency anemia.
nation that the Venezuelan Government Calcium is necessary for the bones,
has been disposed to remove the 30% teeth and nails, and the body can never
Antilles surcharge on the importation be healthy if its foundations are not
of goods into Venezuela coming from strong. Therefore, when buying flour,
the British West Indies, provided such everyone should ask for "enriched
goods are genuinely originating from flour".
and native to these territories. 2d F ,
2nd Febrnary, 1954.
This concession will enter into immne- 22d1948).
diate effect and the Venezuelan Customs
Authorities have been suitably instruct- No. 69.
ed. It is suggested, however, that it 'IT O B.W.I. TRADE COIMISSIONER
would be convenient for all concerned TH ITD OM
IN THE UNITED KINGDOM
if West Indian exporters were to test
the Customs machinery with token In accordance with the recommenda-
consignments. No definite information tions of the Regional Economic Corn-
is available here as to how the origin of mittee atits 7th Meeting, Mr. GARNET
the goods can be authenticated, but H. GORDON, C.B.E., recently appointed
shippers will no doubt consult the ap- B.W.I. I'rade Commissioner in the Unit-
propriate Venezuelan Consular Authori- ed Kingdom, will undertake short tour
ties about the form of the certificate of the British Caribbean commencing
which will authenticate the nature and from St. Lucia on Ist February, for the
origin of their goods. purpose of increasing his personal con-
2nd February, 1954. tacts with industrial, trade and produce
(Sec. 8/1948). exporting interests in the region prior
to the assumption of his duties in
No. 83. London.
Mr. GORDON proposes to visit St.
TELEPHONE OPERATORS COURSE. Vincent arriving by plane on Thursday,
It is hereby notified for general infor- 18th'February and departing on Mon-
mation that a Telephone Operators 'ay a.m. 22nd February, 1954. Ar-
Training Course will be held at the rangemeiets are being made for Mr.
Kingstown Telephone Exchange corn- (ORDON to meet the Chamber of Com-
mencing on 1st March, 1954. merce and other similar bodies. Meni-
2. Applications for places on this brls of the mercantile community who
Course should be addressed to the As- will likl- to interview Mr. GORDON are
sistant Superintendent of Telephones, asked to get in touch with Mr. A. V.
Kingstown Telephone Exchange, and SPROTT, Controller of Supplies, who
should reach him not later than 3.00 will endeavour to arrange individual
p.m. on 20th February, 1954. appointments, which will most likely
3. Future Telephone Operators will be fixed for the afternoon of Friday 19th
1h ..-ait frm amnng those persons February, 1954.


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who have successfully completed the
Course.
4. Further particulars may be obtain-
ed, on application, from the Office of
the Assistant Superintendent of Tele-
phones, Kingstown.
2nd February, 1954.
(A. 25/1953).


26th January, 1954.
(T. 16/1951).
By Command,
A. L. SAMUEL,
Acting Government Secretary.
GOVERNMENT OFFICE,
2nd February, 1954.















63 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 2 FEBRUARY 1954.-(No. 6).


DEPARTMENTAL AND OTHER NOTICES.

TREASURY NOTICE.
LAND AND HOUSE TAX ORDINANCE.
Notice is hereby given that the und(ernieniioned pcisJors Ihave b(ccnic
defaulters under the 'Land and House Tax Ordinance". Their properties,
having been levied upon, will be offeri-d for sale at 12 o'clock ii(( n, vn katvr-
day, 13th February, 1954, at the Treasury, Kingstown, for the recovery of the
taxes due thereon.
PETER R. ELLS,
Colonial Treasurer.


TREASURY,
KINGSTOWN,
25th January, 1954.
(A. 24/1951 II).
Name of Owner
or Occupier.
Bennett, Georgiaina
Cato, Walter
John, Harriet
Gerrick, Conrad
Jardine, Evie
Jardine, Olive
Jardine, Rosalie
Nanton, Henry Hrs
Sayers, Claudius D.
Soso, Elvira A.
Williams. Rebecca


Mitchell, Cyril M.


Situation of Property.

... Mesopotamia
... lt. Pleasant
... Mt. Pleasant
... Bidgetown
... Mt. Pleasant
... Mt. Pleasant
... Mt. Pleasant
... Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia
... Mesopotamia
... Mesopotamia
DISTRICT VI-BEQUIA
... Lot No. 1
(Lower Bay)


Description of
Property.
1 house
1 house
32 poles
1 house
1 house
(;6 c. 1 rd. 6 pls.
7 ac. rd. 7 pls.
1Ihouse
1 spot
1 acre
1 spot


... 36 ac.0 rd. 0 pl.


ST. VINCENT, B.W.I.
CONTROL NOTICE.
TENDER FOR FLOUR.
Commission Agents are requested to submit to the Controller of Supplies, St.
Vincent, B.W.I., not later than 12 noon on Saturday, 6th February, 1954, quotations
c.i.f. St. Vincent, B.W.I., including Agents' Commission, for :
3,000 cotton bags of 100 lb. each "E" Grade Flour, and
2,000 cotton bags of 100 lb. each Enriched "E Grade Flour.
The E Grade Flour must be milled solely from Canadian Hard Spring Wheat
not lower in grade than No. 3 Northern and must be of the following minimum
standard :


Maximum Moisture
Maximum Ash
Minimum Protein
The Enriched "E" Grade Flour i
following :


14-00%
*52%
12-00%
s to be enriched in accordance with the


Minimum Maximum
Thiamine 2.0 2-5 Milligrams for ea. lb, Flour
Riboflavine 1.2 1.5 "
Niacine 16.0 20-0 "
Iron 13.0 16-5 "
With Calcium Carbonate 500 600 "
The name of the miller, analysis of the flour, the enrichment standard and
the brand name should be stated in the tender. Chemist's certificate showing
analysis of the flour, and enrichment standard, and duly notarised must
accompany documents. The Controller, however, exercises the right to arrange
for samples to be drawn and analysed on his behalf.
Shipping documents must include date of shipment of all flour and in the case
of the "Enriched" Flour must also indicate that it is enriched, and "Vitamin
Enriched Flour must be stencilled on each bag.
Shipment must be made during the first half of March, 1954.
The Controller of Supplies does not bind himself to purchase flour at the
lowest or any offer.
A. V. SPROTT,
Controller of Supplies.
18th January, 1954.
(T 24/1950)













SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 2 FEBRUARY, 1954.-(No. 6).


TREASURY NOTICES.

DEBENTURES.

Holders of Debentures issued under
the Lowmans-Biabou Water Supply
Loan Ordinance, 1953, are reminded
that the redemption date is 15th March,
1954.
The Debentures are repayable on or
after the above date at the Treasury but
no interest is payable thereon beyond
the due date for redemption.
PETER R. ELLS,
Colonial Treasurer.
19th January, 1954.
(D.W 3/1947 A).


TENDERS.

Tenders are hereby invited for the
supply to Government of the following
articles:-
(1) 2,000 tablets Toilet Soap
(2) 8,500 bars Washing Soap
(3) 3,000 rolls Toilet Paper
(4) 1,200 packs Matches
(5) 350 torch Batteries (1.5 Volt)
(6) 350 60 W. Electric Lamps
(Pearl)
(7) 250 Straw Brooms (Palm)
(8) 200 tins Vim
(9) 200 large tins Metal Polish
(10) 100 cutlasses
(11) 50 pairs Canvas Soled Shoes,
adult sizes.
Except in the cases of items 7, 8 and
10 the brand or make of the commodity
must be stated.
Three months notice of delivery will
be given to the supplier in all cases.
Tenders must be a dressed to the
Chairman of tle Tenders Board, c/o
Treasury Chambers. Kinigstown, and
must he received at the Treasury not
later than 12.00 noon on ISth February,
1954.
Government does not bind itself to
accept the lowest or any of the tenders
submitted.
P. R. ELLS,
Colonial Treasurer.
TREASURY CHAMBERS,
ST. VINCENT,
27th January, 1954.


BANANA PLANTS.

Persons who desire to purchase plants
from sources other than through the
Banana Growers Association of St. Vin-


cent should be on their guard against
fraudulent substitution of plaiting ma-
terial of the Lacatan variety. It is
known that plants similar in apljeaiance
to Lacatan exist but which do not bear
fruit acceptable to the ti;ide. Plants
imported from sources other than
through the Association should be in-
spected and certified by the Agricultural
Department in the island from which
importation is made.
Plants imported into St. Vincent by
the Association for distribution are in-
spected and certified by the Agricultural
Department of Dominica before being


exported.



KINGSTOWN,
ST. VTvcIsc


HUGH S. McCONNIE,
Acting Superintendent of
Agriculture.


nT. W.T .


Slt February, 1954.
let February, 1954.


INCOME TAX NOTICES.

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 1954 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 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 ot approved deductions no tax
may eventually be chargeable, and parti-
cular 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
obtained, on application, at the Revenue
Offices at Georgetown, Barrouallie,
Bequia and Union Island, or, in the
other districts from the Police Station
situate therein. Th(se Forms may also
be obtained from tie Income Tax Office,
Kingstown, where any person requiring













38 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 2 FEBRUARY, 1954.-(No. 6).


information in connection tlierewith is
in vited to elnquire.
4. The form, correctly completely,
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.
6th January, 1954.

TO TRADERS, BUSINESSMEN AND
PROFESSIONAL MEN.
Attention is directed to the provisions
of Section 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 profes-
sion shall keep in the Eng-
lish language proper books of
account sufficient to record
all transactions necessary in
order to ascertain the gains
and profits made or the loss
incurred in each such trade,
business or profession, and
any such person who fails to
comply with this provision
shall be guilty of an offence,
and in addition to any pen-
alty incurred he shall be lia-
ble to pay any tax to which
he may be assessed under
the provisions of this Ordin-
ance."


Traders,
etc.
to keep
accounts
in
English.


68. Any persmi guilty of Penalties
an offence against this Ordi- for
nance shall he liable on sum- offences.
mary conviction before a
Magistrate, to a line not ex-
ceeding four hundred and
eighty dollars, and in default
of payment to imprison-
ment, with or without hard
labour, for any term not ex-
ceeding six months."
2. The Commissioners of Income Tax
intend to enforce the provisions of the
sections refer r'd( to above.
F. E. WILLIAMS,
Income Tax Officer.
INCOME TAX OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN,
6th January, 1954.

BY AUTHORITY OF THE KINGSTOWN
BOARD ORDINANCE, CHAPTER 209
(REV. EDN.).

ASSESSMENT LIST, 1954.

The Magistrate of the First District
will hold a Special Session at the Court


House, Kingstown, on Wednesday, the
10th day of February, 1954, at 10.00
a.m. for the purpose of hearing any
appeals of which due notice shall have
been given against any assessment pub-
lished in the Assessment List for 1954.

D. F. JOHNSON,
Acting Magistrate.
MAGISTRATE'S OFFICE,
KINGSTOWN,
25th January, 1954.


NOTICE.

GOVERNMENT PROPERTY IN ST.
VINCENT, B.W.I. FOR SALE.

Offers are again invited for the pur-
chase of the premises now occupied by
the Customs Department in the Bay
Street adjacent to the Police Barracks
and comprising 2,520 square feet floor
space of warehouse accommodation, and
1,390 square feet of open yard space on
the ground floor, and 1,218 square feet
of office floor space on the first floor.
Upset price $17,000.00.
Offers should be submitted to the
Assistant Administrator & Establish-
ment Officer, Government Office, St.
Vincent, British West Indies, not later
than 28th February, 1954.

II. D. SYLVESTER,
Superintendent of Works.
ST. VINCENT, B.W.I.,
9th January, 1954.
(P. 24/1951).


PORT ELIZABETH TOWN BOARD.

BYE-ELECTION.

The Clerk will be attending at the
Clerk's Office on the 8th February, 1964,
between the hours of 9 a.m. and 12
noon, for the purpose of taking nomina-
tions to till the vacancy on the Port
Elizabeth Town Board created by Mr.
Edwin Frederick,he having been absent
from the Colony for more than thirty
(30) days without leave of the Board.
Should a poll be required it will be
taken on Monday, the 15th February,
1954, between the hours of 9 a.m. and
5 p.m.
A. F. JAMES,
Town Clerk.
9th January, 1954.


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