VIRGIN ISLANDS GAZETTE.
(EXIRA OR'DIARY Y)
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VOL. I. SATURDAY, RD N()VE M EIR, 195(. No. 20.
STATUTORY UI:S AND ()iDERS.
His Excellency the Governor has, under the provi- 1956. No. 63.
sions of section 5 (1) of the Antigua Constitution and
Elections Ordinance, 1951, as amended, appointed the Proclamation dated November 2, 1956, convokundermnentioned officers as Official Members of the ing the Legislative Council of the Colony.
Legislative Council of the Colony of Antigua:(1) The Attorney General of the Leeward Islands
BY THE GOVERNOR OF THELEEWARD ISLANDS.
(2) The Financial Secretary of the Colony of Antigua. A P CAMATON.
Antigua. K: W. BLACBURNE.
Ref. No. A. 1816.
WHEREAS it is provid iby section 25 (1)8f the His Excellency the Govrnor has under te pro- Antigua Constitution and Elections Ordinance, IP51, that
His Excellency the Governor has under the pro- teGvro a taytmb r~agt0nsnmn
visions of section ; (1) of the Antigua Constitution and the governor may t any time, by proaationsumon, Elections Ordinance. 1, een pleased to point the prorogue or dissolve the Legislative (Ciicil of the Colony Elections Ordinance. 1951, been pleased to appoint the of Antigua: undermentioned persons to be Nominated Members of of Antiga: the Legislative Council of the Colony of Antigua:- AND WIEREAS it is expedient that the said Council
(1) The Honourable Alexander Moody-Stuart, Esq., O.B.E., should be summoned:
M.C., J.P. NOW, THEREFORE, I do by this my proclamation
Summon the Lgislative Council of the Colony of Antigua
(2) Dr. Luther Reginald Wynter, M.B.E. to meet at the Council Chamber in the city of Saint John
(3) Stephen Roy Mendes, Esq. in the Island of Antigua at 9.30 o'clock in the forenoon on
Monday the 5th day of November, 1956, for the despatch Admninistrator's ()ice, of public business.
Antigua. AN) the Members of the said Council and all other
Ref. No. A. 18/6. Her Majesty's Officers, Ministers and loving subjects in
the said Colonyv and all those whom it may concern are Pursuant to section 79 (2) of the Antigua Constitution hereby required to take due notice hereof and to give their and Elections Ordinance. 1951, it is hereby notified for ready obedience accordingly. general information that in connexion with the nomination held on 25th October, 1956 and the elections of 1st GIVEN at the Government House, Antigua, this November, 1956, the following candidates have been duly 2nd day of November. 1956, ii, the fifth year
elected for the undermentioned electo 1 districts:--- of Her Majestty's .
Electoral Dist ict. ( Candidate. (0D SA.\VE TIE QUEEN!
St. Paul Ernest E. Williams ANTIGUA.
St. Mary Bradley Theodore Carrott
St. John (Rural) West Vere Cornwall Bird S'TATUITOR,Y RULES ANI) ORDERS.
St. Philip and St. Peter Donald Montgomery Sheppard 1956, No. 64.
St. John (Rural) South Novelle Richards Proclamation dated November, 2, 1956, appointing a Session for the Legislative Council of St. John (City) North Lionel Hurst the Colony.
St. George and St. John BY THE ADMINISTRATOR OF ANTIGUA.
(Rural) North Denfield Wilberforce Hurst BY THE ADMINISTRATOR OF ANTIGUA.
St. John (City) South A PROCLAMATION.
and Barbuda Edmund Hawkins Lake. ALEC LOVELACE.
Dated this 2nd day of November, 1956. Administrator.
" Henry J. Elwin, WHEREAS pursuant to the provisions of section 25
Supervisor of Elections. (1) of the Antigua Constitution and Elections Ordinance, Ref. No. 18/50 1951, the Governor by proclamation dated the 2nd day of
November, 1956, has suminmmoned the Legislative Council of Council at the Council Chamber in the city of Saint John the Colony of Antigua to meet on the 5th day of Novem- at 9.30 o'clock in the forenoon on Monday the 5th (lay of ber, 1956: November, 1956, for the despatch of public business.
AND WHEREAS it is provided by section 18 of the AND the Members of the said Council and all other
said Ordinance that the sessions of the said Council shall Her Majesty's Officers, Ministers and loving subjects in the be held at such times and places as the Adninistrator shall said Colony and all those whom it may concern are hereby from time to time by proclamation appoint: required to take due notice hereof and to give their ready
AND WHEREAS it is expedient that a session of the obedience accordingly.
said Council should now be held. GIVEN at the Administrator's Office, Antigua,
this 2nd day of November, 1956, in the fifth NOW, THEREFORE, I do by this my proclamation year of Her Majesty's reign.
hereby appoint that a session of the Legislative Council of the Colony of Antigua shall be held and that the first meeting thereof shall commence with a sitting of the GOD SAVE THE QUEEN!
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