SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19, 1953. No. 67
VOL. 73.] SAINT GEORGE'S, SATURDAY, DECEMBER 19, 1953. [No. 67.
T is hereby notified for general information that
the following messages have been received for
From the Minister of Transport:-
"My greetings to all the members of the
Merchant Navy who are spending Christmas
away from their homes and families. We at
home are thinking of you and are happy to
know that you will be celebrating the festival
with good friends in the traditional manner.
This is made possible only by the willing
work of all the voluntary helpers at the many
clubs overseas and to them I send my warmest
I know how proud you all are of the
honour which Her Majesty the Queen has
been graciously pleased to bestow on the
Merchant Navy by assuming the title of
"Master of the Merchant Navy Fishing
Fleets." It is also our pride that Her
Majesty and His Royal Highiess the Duke
of Edinburgh have chosen a ship of the
Merchant Navy for the long sea voyage of
their Commonwealth tour.
May I wish each one of you a Merry
Christmas and a Prosperous New Year. Alan
From the Secretary of State for the
"I wish to associate myself with the
message from the Minister of Transport and
and to send greetings and good wishes for
Christmas and the New Year to all seamen
from the Colonies. I also send greetings to
all those who are associated with the welfare
of merchant seamen."
38th December, 1953.
DR. C. L. SCHORMAN has been appointed
Supernumerary Medical Officer, Grenada, with
effect from 24th November, 1953.
SDr. SCHORMAN arrived in the Colony on Friday,
11th December, 1953, and assumed duties.
17th December, 1953.
Efficiency Bar Examination.
THE following are the results of the Efficiency
Bar Examination for Civil Servants held on
28th November, 1953:-
M. A. MCINTYRE
J. M. FRANCIS
J. N. BAIN
C. E. BAPTISTE
C. V. GRIFFITH
A. L, JAMES
E. C. ROSE
Six Candidates did not obtain the required
percentage to secure a pass in the General Paper,
and eight in the Financial Paper.
Eighteen Candidates sat the examination.
NoTI : A minimum of 50% is required for a
pass in the General Paper. and 40% in the Financial
15th December, 1953.
M.P. 303 (II).
466 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, I
THE following Clerical Officers have been con-
firmed as Class III Clerks in the Clerical
Service of the Colony:-
Mr. L. C. COARD, Class III Zlerk, Registrar's
Office, with effect from 1st August, 19:2.
Mr. G. W. PHILLIPS, Class III Clerk, Public
Works Department, with effect from 11th Septeih-
Mr. J. BAIN, Class III Clerk, Tieaisu'ry and
Customs Department, with effect from 1st August,
Mr. SEON ALEXANDER, Class III. Clerk,
Treasury and Customs Department, with effect
from 1st October, 1952.
Mr. ROBERT R6BIKSON, Class III Clerk, Post
Office Department, v.i h effect froni 1st October,
Mr. D. I. McINTYRE, Class III Clerk, Treasury
and Customs Department, with effect from 1st
Mr. R. SOLOMON, Class III Clerk, Electricity
Department, with effect from 1st August, 1952.
19th December, 1952.
MR. C. BRATHWAITE, Building Foreman, P.W.D.
has been confirmed in his appointment with
effect from 6th October, 1952.
18th December, 1953,
IR. N. E. ANTOINE, Class II Clerk, Prisons
11 Department has been confirmed in his
appointment as Class II, with effect from 1st
18th December, 1953.'
MR. S. I. RAMSAHOYE, has been confirmed in his
appointment as a Non-Graduate Master on
the"Stgff' ofthe 'Grenada Boys' Secondary School
with effect from 19th January, 1952.
18th December, 1953.
R. E. M. A. JAMES Class IIf Cler, 'P.W.D. on
Ai1I 6 months'vacation leave vih effect from 1st
18th December, 1953.
THE following document is c iuilj: e.l 'with and
I forms part of this Gazette:
S.R. & 'O. No.-51.-rThe Bank Holiday Pro-
19th December, 1953.
DECEMBER 19, 1953.-(No. 67.)
THE undermentioned Ordinances which have
been assented to by His Excellency the
Governor are published with this issue of the
No. 10 of 1953.-An Ordinance to provide for
the employment of persons sentenced to
short terms of imprisonment on public
works outside the prison.
No. 11 of 1953.-An Ordinance further to amend
the Marriage Ordinance (Cap. 133).
No. 12 of 1953.-An Ordinance to encourage the
Hotel Industry in Grenada by granting
certain relief in respect of customs duties to
pesi a o who expend moneys upon the con-
struction or equipment of hotels in Grenada,
and for purposes incidental thereto or con-
N6. 13 of 153.A -OAOrdinance to provide for
the registration in theoolony of all aliens
resident in the Colony or remaining therein
for a period exceeding two months.
No. 14 of 1953.-An Ordinance further to amend
the Immigration (Restriction) Ordinance,
No. 15 of 1953.-An Ordinance further to amend
the Criminal Code.
No. 16 of 1953.-An Ordinance to provide
that three copies of each book printed
in the Colony shall be delivered to the
No. 17 of 1953.-An OrJinance further to amerid
the Police Penions Ordinance.
No. 18 of 1953.-An Ordinance further td amend
the Customs Duties Ordinance.
No. 19 of 1953,-An Ordinance'further to amend
the School Teachers Pensions Ordinance,
No. 20 of 1953.-An Ordinance to legalise the
expenditure rf certain sums of money paid
from the General Revenue for the service
of the Colony for t he pei iod 'from the first
day of January 'to the thirty-first .day of
Decemberr, on''thousand nine hundred and
fifty-two in addition 'to the sums already
sanctioned under the Appropriation (1952)
Copies of these"Ordinances may be seen at the
Governmentt Office, the' Public Library, the
Treasury, District Revenue and Post Offices, and
E. A. BRATHWAITE,
Acting Government Secretary.
19th December, 1953.
Medical Practitioner Registered.
THE following name has been added to the
L Medical Register:-
CnoYviEN Louis SHOR.MAN, M.B., B.Ch.,
El A 13RATilWAITE,
16th December, 1953.
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 19, 1953.--(No. 67).
*UP TO ONE THOUSAND DOLLARS
A reward of up to one thousand dollars
($1,000-00) will be paid to any person or
persons giving information to the Superintendent
-of Police which information leads to the arrest and
conviction of any person or persons who instiga-
ted, commanded, couselled, procured, solicited,
aided, facilitated, encouraged, promoted or con-
spired with any other person or persons who set
fire to the Overseer's house at Bopland Estate,
*Gouyave, on the 28th November, 1953, the
watchman's house at Belmont Estate, St. Patricks,
on the 30th November, 1953, Theresa Phillips'
house at Chantimelle on the 2nd December, 1953,
Mrs. Robinson Bartholomew's dwelling house at
Belmont, St. Patrick's on 6th December, 1953, or
to any of these houses; or to the fishing boat of
Irvie Banfield of Gouyave on 2nd December, 1953,
or who gives information to a similar effect in
any other case of setting fire to buildings or
property or of planning to set fire to them.
Dated this 9th day of December, 1953.
J. B. G. AUSTIN,
Superintendent of Police.
Payment of'Licences, 1954.
A-LL persons liable for licences for the under-
Smentioied articles and animals, and all
persons following the business or callings hereunder
mentioned for which licences are required are
herebyv reminded that such licences are payable
from 1st January, 1954 :-
Auctioneers, Dealers in i
Bicycles, Motor Vehicles,
Boats, Patent Medicines,
Cigars, Cigarettes and Hawkers or Pedlars,
Tobacco, Hotels, Boarding Houses
Cinemas, & Refreshment Houses
Commercial Travellers: Horses and Mules
Resident, Insurance Companies and
Coastal Vessels, Motor Vehicles,
Drivers and Conductot i Radios,
Druggists and Chemists, Slaughterers,
Dealers in:- Stills:
Firearms and Gun- Rum Lime, &c.
powder, Wireless Transmitting
A licence for the first half of the year costs sixty
per centum of the yearly duty; it pays therefore,
to take out a full animal licence rather than half-
yearly ones in January and July.
G. H. ADAMS,
15th December, 1953.
The Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic
Regulation 22 of the Motor Vehicles and
Road Traffic Regulations 1988.
OWNERS of Public Service Vehicles (including
Motor Omnibuses and Hiring Cars) Goods
Vehicles and Trailers, are hereby notified that the
half-yearly inspection of these vehicles will -com-
mence as follows:--
Grenville Police Station.
Tuesday 1st, Tues)asy' 1th, and Wednesdar
23rd December, 1953, 9 a.m. to 3 p m.
Sauteurs Police Station.
Thursday 3rd. and. Thursday 17th December
1953, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Victoria Police Station.
Friday 4th December, 1953, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Monday 21st December, 1953, 9 a.m. to 12 noon.
Gouyave Police Station,
Tuesday 8th December, 1953, a.m. to 3 p.m.
Monday 21st December 1953, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.
St. George's (new) Fire Station, Caranage,
Wednesday 9th, Friday 11th, Friday 18th;
Tuesday 22nd December, 1953, Tuesday bth
January, 1954, 9 am. to 3 p.m.
Carriacou Police Stationi.
Monday 11th to Friday 15th January 1954,
9 a m. to 3 p.m.
Owners of such vehicles are advised to pay in-
spection fees from now onwards at their respective
District Revenue Offices and then approach the
Inspector of Motor Vehicles at the Traffic Branch,
Newv Fire Stcti..n, Carenage, in advance with a
view to effecting any alterations that may be
necessary to comply with the provisions of the
Motor Vehicles anid HoR 1 Tr.,nic: Ordinance, 1938,
and of the Reegulatins made thereunder.
Vehicles must be presented in a thoroughly
clean condition, and must have been recently over-
hauled. The body and wings axle, chassis, frame,
steering arms, springs, trackrods, brake connections,
shackles, bolts nuts, split pins engine, engine
shield and case, clutch, gearbox; magneto or coil,
air filter, carburettor, and all working parts must
he cleaned in order to admit of proper examination.
Dust covers, if used, must be removed before pre-
sentation in order to admit of an examination
being made in full. All split pins, etc., must be
clearly exposed also chassis and engine numbers.
Drivers' seats must he securely fastened so that
the driver can have proper control over the
vehicle. Spot 1;ghts, musical horns and whistles
are strictly prohibited l'.ach vehicle must have
its tare and maximum gross ,weight painted in
white figures not less than 21 inches in height
upon a black ground in a conspicuous place on the
right or off'eide of the vehicle.
The Registered Identification marks on all
vehicles must conform to provisions (,f ogn-
lations 7,.8 and 9 and the Second clheiule to the
Regulations No. 35 of 193S, and be in such a con-
dition as to render each letter or figure readily
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 19, 1953.-(No. 67).
distinguishable. The attention of owners of Motor
Omnibuses and Goods Vehicles is specially directed
tn Regulation 23 (II) (a) regarding the position of
front lamps. Spot lights will not be allowed except
with the written approval of the Licensing
The attention of the owners of Hiring Cars and
Motor Omnibuses is directed to the Motor Vehicles
and Road Traffic (Amendment) Regulations, No 6
of 1944, as amended by the Motor Vehicles and
Road Traffic (Amendment No. 2) Regulations.
No. 70 of 1946 which require that printed copies
of the Tariffs of Maximum Fares be displayed in
such Vehicles. These are now available and may
be purchased at the Treasury, St. George's, and at
any District Revenue Office, at 4 cents per copy.
Vehicles which have been found by the Inspector
to have defects must not be used on the roads
until they have been issued with a Certificate,
certifying that the vehicles may be duly. licensed.
Sgd). G. H. ADAMS,
20th November, 1953.
IT is hereby notified that at a sale by public
auction at the Revenue Office, Gouyave, 12th
November, 1953, the undermentioned properties
were sold for unpaid taxes for the year 1952 and
Name of Owner, Property. Situation. Purchase
Leonard G. Bayne 13 acres Concord $30.00
Augustine P. Baptiste 3 roods do 3.00
Agnes Charles 1 a 7 p GouyaveEst 1.00
Cochranne 2 a 3 rd Grand Roy 3.03
Cecilia Edward 10 poles Mon Plaisir J.00
Anne Frank 2 rood Maran 2.00
Rebertha Gurley 1 acre Mne Jaloux 2.00
James Gustard 2 roods GouyaveEst 12.00
Laneford Johnson 2 a 3rd Grand Roy 1.00
Elizabeth Julien 2 acres Mon I'laisir 2.00
tholomew 1 rood Concord 12.00
Angelique Modeste 1 do do 3.00
James Mark 1 rd 13 p Mon Plaisir 1.00
James Punch 3 acres Grand Roy 10.00
Catherine Simon 2 roods GouyaveEt 3.00
Amy James 1 acre Maran 6.00
Mary A. Edwards 1 do Gross Poini 6.00
Unless the owner or any person having an
interest in any of the properties sold pays into the
(1) the said purchase price plus ten per
centum thereof and
(2) all expenses of and incidental to the
sale before the expiration of three
months from the date of the sale,
the properties sold shall at the end
of the stipulated period vest abso-
lutely in the respective purchaser.
G. H. ADAMS,
6 cents Royal Portrait.
T is notified for General information that the 6
cents Queen's Royal Portrait Postage Stamp
will be placed on sale at Post Office Counters on
Monday December 28, 1953.
General Post Office,
December 7, 1953.
THE SUPREME COURT,
THE Honourable the Chief Justice has made the
S following fixtures for the month of January,
J. H. V. Redhead, Registrar vs. John Caesar;
do do Albert Andrew,
do do vs. Pligrim Marshall,
do do vs. Budzie Akins,
McIntyre Bros. Ltd. vs. J. C. Romney,
Cecil V. Maitland vs. WiClbur Wilson, and
J Claude Paterson,
O. D. Brisbane & Sons F A
(Grenada) Ltd. vs F. A. Alleyne,
W. E. Julien & Co. Ltd. vs. Theodora Thomas,
McIntyre Bros. Ltd. vs. T. A. Osborne.
Jonas Browne & Hubbard Ltd. vs. Darwin Fe
Donald Patrick & Mathias Pierre vs. Harry
W. E. Julien & Co. Ltd. vs. H. A. McKie.
Granby Stores Ltd. vs. E. M. Gairy.
do D. F. Samuel.
Esel Thomas vs Thelma Lee
Lazarus Samuel vs. William Peters
J. L. McIntosh vs. Charles Cayenne
E. W. Gittens vs. Stanley A. Belfon
Alexandrina Cayenne vs. J. L. McIntosh
Terence Pascal (by his next friend and Mother
Evelyn Quarless vs. Ralph Brewster
Elias Daniel John vs. Hutchinson Stroker and
Ralph Brewster vs. Terence Pascal
Anna Forrester vs. James Elias (Senior) and
James Elias (Junior)
Joseph Anthony vs. Theresa Bartholomew
Ignatius Thomas vs. Geneveve Clarke
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 19, 1953.- (No. 66.)
McIntyre Bros. Ltd., vs. Commissioners of
Elvica Elaine Gilbert vs. Simon E. Gilbert
Gerald McGillivary vs. Laurencia McGillivary
Newton Johnson vs. Caroline Johnson
Theodore Ison & Ors vs. S. A. Francis & Ors.
Norris C. Groaves vs. Dalton Salfarlie
Dorset Paterson vs. Lucille A Paterson
John Everest Alexis vs. Matthias Moore &
Vera Munro vs. Jerome Campbell & Lyris
J. H. V. REDHEAD,
Registrar, Supreme Court.
UNDER THE LIQUOR DEALERS' LICENCE ORDINANCE.
NOTICE is hereby given that a Yearly Licensing Session for the Northern District for the hearing of
applications, for the granting of Certificates, under the above Ordinance, will be held at the
Court House, Hillshorough, Carriacou, on Monday, the 21st day of December, 1958, at 9.15 o'clock in
Particulars of Application for new Certificates
Name of Applicant. Occupation. Residence Description of premises sought to be licensed
Benito Remain ... Shopkeeper Harvey Vale One-storey wooden building Harvey Vale.
2nd December, 1953.
P. A. PHILLIPS,
Add. Magistrate, Northern District,
Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.
r'pHE values of the respective grades of Nutmegs and Mace and the proportion:, surch val -ii: : ) be
advanced and the prices for outright purchases by the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Assiociaiwor
have been fixed by the Nutmeg Board as under, until further notice:--
Uncured Nutmegs (in shell)
Cured Nutmegs (in shell)
Dried Cracked Grinders
Dried Whole Mace
Dried Broken Mace
Advance to Growers
Growers are reminded that the above rates are based on the devaluated rate of sterling and that
any material rise in the value of the will adversely affect them,
F. C. HUGHES
Date fixed 7th December, 1953.
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