S7. SAINT GEORGE'S, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1953. No. 68
VOL. 71.1 SAINT GEORGE'S, THURSDAY, DECEMBER 24, 1953. [No. 68.
M R. 0. W. FLETCHER, has been confirmed in
his appointment as a Selected Grade Assist-
ant Master, on the Staff of the Grenada Boys
Secondary School, with effect from 8th September,
24th December, 1953.
T HE following Clerical Officers have been con-
I firmed as Class III Clerks in the Clerical
Service of the Colony:-
Mr. R. C. J. PITT, Class III Clerk, Magistrate
Office, St. George's, with effect from 18th August,
Mr. R. LOUISON, Class III Clerk, Treasury and
Customs Department, with effect from 18th Sep-
Mr. C. MURRAY, Class III Clerk, Audit Office,
with effect from 18th August, 1952.
Mr. C. BAIN, Class III Clerk, Post Office, with
effect from 18th September, 1952.
E. A. BRATHWAITE,
Acting Government Secretary.
24th December, 1953.
IN order to clarify a previous notice on the subject
of the granting of permits for transactions in
licensable produce, it is hereby notified that
applications for the sale of DRIED NUTMEGS
should be made to the Authorising Officer through
the Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association or its
Agents, and not through licensed dealers as in the
case of other licensable produce.
22nd December, 1953.
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, counselled, 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. Patrick's,
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.
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472 GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 24, 1953.-(No. 68.)
Grenada/Carriacou Mail and Passenger Service
During Xmas (1953) and New Year 1954
DURING the Christmas 1,53 and New Year 1954
Holidays, the itinerary of the Mail and
Passenger Auxiliary Contract vessel will be as
Wednesday, December, 28 : 6 p.m.-St. George's
Tuesday, December, 29: 9 a.m.-Hillsborough
to St. George's.
Thursday, December, 31 (1953) 9 a.m.-St.
George's to Hillsborough.
Tuesday, January, 5 (1954) 9 a.m.-Hillsborough
to St. George's,
General Post Office,
Grenada, December 19, 1953.
T is hereby notified that at a sale by public
auction at the Revenue Office, Gouyave, 26th
November, 1958, the undermentioned properties
were sold for unpaid General Rates for the year
1953 and previous years.
Name of Owner, property. Situation. Price.
Theodora Joseph 1 house Up Dep St $ 12.50
Marian Scoon 1 house Central 240.00
Aloysius William 1 house Dominic 12.00
Unless the owner or any person having an
interest in any of the properties sold pays into the
the said purchase price, plus ten per
centum thereof and
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 purchasers.
G. H. ADAMS,
Payment of Licences, 1954.
ALL persons liable for licences fur the under-
mentioned articles and animals, and all
persons following the business or callings hereunder
mentioned for which licences are required are
hereby reminded that such licences are payable
from 1st January, 1954:-
Cigars, Cigarettes and
Drivers and Conductors,
Druggists and Chemists,
Firearms and Gun-
Hawkers or Pedlars,
Hotels, Boarding Houses
& Refreshment Houses
Horses and Mules
Insurance Companies and
Rum, Lime, &c.
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.
15th December, 1953.
G. H. ADAMS,
The Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic
Regulation 22 of the Motor Vehicles and
Road Traffic Regulations 1938.
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, Tuesday 15th, and Wednesda
23rd December, 1953, 9 a.m. to 3 p m.
Sauteurs Police Station.
Thursday 3rd and Thursday 17th December
1953r 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.
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 24, 1953.--(No. 68).
'St. George's (new) Fire Station, Caranage,
Wednesday 9th, Friday 11th, Friday 18th,
Tuesday 22nd December, 1953., Tuesday 5th
January, 1954, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Carriacou Police Station.
Monday 11th to Friday 15th January 1954,
9 am. 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,
New Fire Station, Carenage, in advance with a
view to effecting any alterations that may be
necessary to comply with the provisions of the
Motor Vehicles and Road Traffic Ordinance, 1938,
and of the Regulations 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
be 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 be securly fastened so that
the driver can have proper control over the
vehicle. Spot lights, musical horns and whistles
are strictly prohibited Each vehicle must have
.its tare and maximum gross weight painted in
white figures not les than 2a inches in height
upon a black ground in a conspicuous place on the
right or offside of the vehicle.
The Registered Identification marks on all
vehicles must conform to provisions of Regu-
lations 7, 8 and 9 and the Second Schedule to the
Regulations No. 35 of 1938, and be in such a con-
dition as to render each letter or figure readily
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 Reveoue 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.
Statement of Currency Note Circulation
in the British Caribbean Territories
(Eastern Group) on 1st December,
during October, 1953:-British
Caribbean Currency Notes ...
Government Currency Notes
British Caribbean Notes:
Trinidad & Tobago ...
British Guiana ...
Leeward & Windward
Total British Caribbean
Trinidad & Tobago
Circulation ... $1,618,344
Note Circulation ... 188,207
British Guiana Govern-
ment Note Circulation 627,551
Total Government Note
Total Circulation on
1st December, 1953.
British Caribbean Currency Board.
British Caribbean Currency Board,
THE SUPREME COURT.
THE Honourable the Chief Justice has made the
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. Wilbur Wilson, and
O. D. Brisbane & Sons s F.. Alleyne
(Grenada) Ltd.s A. Alleyne,
W. E. Julien & Co. Ltd. vs. Theodora Thomas,
McIntyre Bros. Ltd. vs. T. A. Osborne.
Jonas Browne & Hubbard Ltd- vs. Darwin F.
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
GOVERNMENT GAZETTE, DECEMBER 24, 1953.-(No. 68).
Terence Pascal (by his next friend and Mother
Evelyn Quarless vs. Ralph Brewster
Elias Daniel John vs. Hutchinson Stroker and
Thursday, 14 ,
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
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.
In the Supreme Court of the Windward
Islands and Leeward Islands.
No. 96 of 1953.
SOLOMON WILLIAMS &
BY ORDERS dated 26th November and 14tht
December, 1953 there will be offered for sale
at this office on the 15th day of January, 1954 at
12 o'clock noon ALL that lot of land containing
fourteen acres more or less with the buildings
thereon originally part of Reneton situate in St.
John's Grenada bounded North on one side by
Plaisance River South or Second side by the Public
Byeway East or Third side by Mt. Eldon Estate
and West or Fourth side by Rosemount Estate or
howsoever otherwise hounded.
The sale is subject to the usual conditions a copy
of which may be seen at this office and to the
Reserve Price of 2,000 0. 0.
Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association.
TIHE values of the respective grades of Nutmegs and Mace and the proportions of such values to be
advanced and the prices for outright purchases by the, Grenada Co-operative Nutmeg Association
have been fixed by the Nutmeg Board as under, until further notice:--
GRADES SNominal Value Advance to Growers Outright Purtnases.
per lb. per lb. per lh,
Uncured Nutmegs (in shell) ... 7 Cents 6 Cents 7 Cer a
Cured Nutmegs (in shell) ... 11 do. 10 do. 11 dc.
Dried Cracked Grinders ... 4 do. 3 do. 4 do
Dried Whole Mace .. 43 do. 41 do, 43 ac.
Dried Broken Mace ... 16 do. 12 do. 16 dc,
Mace Pickings ... 4 do. 3 do 4 do.
Growers are reminded that the above rates are based on the devaluated
any material rise in the value of the will adversely affect them.
Date fixed 921st December, 1968.
rate of sterling and that
F. C. HUGHES,
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