VOL. 108.] SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 6 MAY, 1975.
Approval has been given for the following
(a) Mrs. JOYCE IHAYNES, Senior Executive
Officer, Inland Revenue Department,
Ministry of Finance, as Assistant Comp-
troller of Inland Revenue with effect
from 27th December 1974.
(b) Miss JENNIFER BENNETT, Administrative
Cadet, as Senior Executive Officer, In-
land Revenue Department, Ministry of
Finance with effect from 2nd January
6th May, 1975.
CUSTOMS AND EXCISE DEPARTMENT
MINISTRY OF FINANCE
The following acting appointments in the
Customs and Excise Department have been ap-
proved for the period 2nd May to 25th July,
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(a) Mr. T. P. BALLAH, Assistant Comptroller,
as Comptroller of Customs & Excise;
(b) Mr. G. ENGLISH, Supervisor of Customs
and Excise, as Assistant Comptroller of
Customs and Excise;
(c) Mr. D. CAMBRIDGE, Executive Officer, as
Supervisor of Customs and Excise;
(d) Mr. B. BAILEY, Senior Customs Officer, as
6th May, 1975.
POST OF DIRECTOR OF AUDIT
Applications are invited for the vacant post
of Director of Audit, St. Vincent. The post
is pensinable and the salary is $11,400 per
annum (fixed) plus a pay addition of $900
per annum ...-Ae selling allowance is also
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SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 6 MAY, 1975.-(No. 24).
The post is established under Section 75(1)
of the St. Vincent Constitution Order 1969
and the holder cannot hold office after he has
attained the age of 55 years. His duties will
(a) to satisfy himself that all moneys that
have been appropriated by Parliament
and disbursed have been applied to the
purpose to which they were so appro-
priated and that the expenditure con-
forms to the authority that governs it;
(b) at least once in every year to audit and
report on the public accounts of Saint
Vincent, the accounts of all officers and
authorities of the Government of Saint
Vincent, the accounts of all courts in
St. Vincent (including any accounts of
the Court of Appeal or the High Court
maintained in St. Vincent), the accounts
of every Commission established by this
Constitution and the accounts of the
Clerk to the House of Assembly; and
(c) to exercise such other functions in rela-
tion to the accounts of the Government
of Saint Vincent or the accounts of other
authorities or bodies established by law
for public purposes as may be prescribed
by or under any law enacted by Parlia-
In the exercise of his functions the Director
of Audit is not subject to the direction or
control of any other person or authority.
Quarters, free medical service and medicines
are not provided.
Applicants should preferably possess a sound
knowledge of Government accounting proced-
ures and of the functions and operations of a
Public Service. However persons possessing
experience in accounting and auditing in the
private sector will also be considered.
Applications accompanied by two recent
testimonials, a curriculum vitae and a recent
photograph should be forwarded to the Chief
Personnel Officer to reach him not later than
31st May 1975. Those from public officers
serving in other Territories should be for-
warded through their respective Governments.
Officers in the St. Vincent Public Service who
have already indicated their interest in the
post need not apply.
29th April, 1975.
O. E. LEIGERTWOOD,
PREMIEMx' OraCE, .
6th May, 1975.
DEPARTMENTAL AND OTHER NOTICES
WEST INDIES ASSOCIATED STATES
Mr. Justice P. E. LEWIS having by letter
dat d the 17th day of March 1975 informed the
Chairman of the Judicial and Legal Services
Commission that he proposes to retire from the
judicial service on the expiration of his leave,
the Judicial and Legal Services Commission has
selected the Honourable Mr. Justice NEVILLE
ALLAN MERCER RETERKIN, Puisne Judge, West
Indies Associated States for appointment as a
Justice of Appeal of the Court of Appeal, with
effect from 1st May, 1975.
Office of the Judicial & Iegal
April 30th, 1975.
THE AGRICULTURAL AND CO-OPERATIVE
BANK OF ST. VINCENT.
Applications are invited for a suitably
qualified person resident in Saint Vincent for
the post of Accountant, Agricultural and Co-
operative Bank of Saint Vincent.
Responsible for all accounting procedures
and practices of the Bank, including accounting
records; maintaining deposit/current account
with a Commercial Bank; preparing and issuing
all cheques, instalment notices and status of
account; checking terms of repayment when
taking a first charge for security of loans;
posting and custody of security documents;
routine collection procedure; staff administra-
tive records; preparing under direction, the
annual budget and Financial Report.
Prfreference will be given to applicants with
at least five years relevant experience in Com-
mercial Acounting/Banking and who can pro-
duce documentary evidence of proficiency from
any recognized course in Accountancy.
Salary shall be determined from the above
A selected candidate coming from a pension-
able position within the Civil Service will be
eligible to retain pension and certain other
Civil Service benefits.
SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY,. 6 MAY, 1975.-(No. 24). 135
Applications in sealed envelopes should be
addressed to the Chairman, Board of Directors,
Agricultural and Co-operative Bank, c/o
Ministry of Finance, Kingstown to reach the
Ministry not later than Thursday, 15th May,
The Public is hereby reminded that in accord-
ance with the Birds and Fish Protection Ordin-
ance Cap. 44 as amended, it is prohibited to kill
fa) Turtles or turtle eggs on land
(b) Turtles under 20 lbs in weight
(a) Lobsters carrying eggs
(b) Lobsters of less than 1 lb. in weight
(c) Lobsters of less than nine inches in
There is a closed season for turtles between
1st May and 31st July, and a closed season for
lobsters between 1st May and 30th September.
Any person failing to comply with these regu-
lations mentioned above shall on a first convic-
tion before a Magistrate be liable to a fine of
$250.00; or any subsequent conviction to a fine
of $500.00 and in default to imprisonment for
any term not exceeding three (3) months.
Ministry of Trade and Agriculture
16th April, 1975.
The undermentioned goods which have been
forfeited shall be sold at Auction at the Customs
Baggage Warehouse on Saturday 10th May,
1975 at 1.30 p.m.
P.O. Box 113,
Description of Package
1 carton Markers
8 bottles Charles Heidsieck
1 bottle Smirnoff Vodka
12 bottles Chastanet Wine
1 bottle Grand Vin Du
1 bottle Chatendam Wine
1 bottle Cognac
T. P. BALLAH,
Comptroller of Customs & Excise (Ag.)
2nd May, 1975.
IN THE COURT OF APPEAL
TAKE NOTICE that the Court of Appeal
will sit in the State of Saint Vincent on Tues-
day 20th May 1975 commencing at 9.00 o'clock
in the forenoon at the Court House, Kingstown:
Dated this 28th day of April, 1975.
TREVOR A. F. PETERS,
for Deputy Registrar
Court of Appeal.
SCHOLARSHIPS AND ENTRANCE
A competitive examination on which scholar-
ships will be di-arded and pupils will be
selected for admission to the two Govern-
ment Secondary Schools will be held on
Friday 27th June, 1975, beginning at 9.00
2. The Scholarships are open to pupils
attending Government, or Government Assisted
or Registered Private Schools which satisfy
the requirements of the Board of Education,
and entitle the holder to free tuition, games
and Library fees, and the necessary school
books and stationery. All Scholarship holders,
who normally reside not less than two miles
from the limits of Kingstown measured by the
shortest public highway shall be entitled to
receive a maintenance grant at the rate of one
hundred and ninety-two dollars per annum:
Provided that should a Scholarship holder cease
so to reside, for any period during the tenure of
the scholarship, no maintenance grant shall be
pairl in resneet of such period, unless such
scholarship holder is living away from home
for the purpose of taking advantage of the
136 SAINT VINCENT, TUESDAY, 6 MAY, 1975.-(No. 24).
3. A candidate for the award of scholar-
(a) be not less than 10 years 6 months
nor more than 12 years 6 months old
on the 30th September, 1975. Age
must be proved by a birth or
(b) have attended a Government or
Government Assisted or a Register-
ed Private School which satisfies the
requirements of the Board of Educa-
tion, during the twelve (1.2) months
preceding the 31st May, 1975 for not
less than 75% of the maximum
attendances possible during such
period, as shown in the Attendance
Register in the school;
(c) furnish certificate of good conduct
from the Head Teoacher or Head
Teachers of such school or schools;
(d) be natives of the State, or children
of natives, or have been resident in
the State for at least two years;
4. The Chief Education Officer is empower-
ed to accept for examination any candidate
who through illness has failed to comply with
the requirements of paragraph 3(b) above,
with respect to the number of attendances;
5. No Scholarship shall be awarded to any
candidate who obtains less than one-third of
the possible marks in each subject, and ]es:s
than one-half of the total possible marks in
(. Scholarships are awarded for a period
of iiot more than (6) six years, provided the
scholars' attendance, conduct and progress as
slihown by the term's report are considered
7. Other candidates selected for admis-
sion to the two Government Secondary Schools,
must not be less than 10 years 6 months nor
more than 13 years 6 months on the 30th Sep-
tember, 1975, and must also satisfy the same
condition in paragraph 3(c) above with respect
to certificate of good conduct.
8. Candidates will be examined in English
(including Comprehension) and Arithmetic,
and shall be given an Intelligence Test.
9. Head Teachers are requested to submit
the names of candidates who may be eligible
for the award of scholarships, and also the
names of those for selection to the two Govern-
ment Secondary Schools as feepaying students
on the prescribed forms, which must reach
the Chief Education Officer, not later than
Friday May 28rd, 1975.
10. Forms are available at the Ministry of
Education and Youth Affairs.
C. C. SAMUEL,
Permanent Secretary, Ministry of
Education and Youth Affairs.
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KINTeTOWN, BT. VINCENT.
I Price 50 cents.