THE OFFICIAL GAZETTE OF THE COLONY AND PROTECTORATE OF KENYA Published under the Authority of His Excellency the Governor of the Colony and Protectorate of Kenya -- - - --- Vol. &No. 1 Price 5 0 Cents NAIROBI, January 6, 1948 Registered as a Newspaper at the G.P.O. Published every Tuesday CONTENTS OFFICIAL GAZETTE SUPPLEMENT No. 2 Govt. Notice NO.- PAGE Proclamations, Rules and Regulations, 1948 PAGE 3-Appointments, etc. . . .. .. . . 1 Proclamation No. I*-The East Africa (High Commi\\ion) 4-Appointments, K.U.R. & H. .. . . . . 1 Order in Council, 1947 . . .. . . . .21 5-New Year Honours . . .. ... . 6-Vice-Consul of the United States of America . . .. 1 1 Govt. Notice No.- 12-The Increased Production of Crops Ordin lnce, 7-Vacancies in Government Departments . . .. 2 1942--Order .. .. . . . . . 22 . 8-10-The Land Acquisition Act, 1894-Declaration, 13-The Defence (Sale and Purchase of Motor etc. .. . . . ... .. .. . 2 Vehicles) Regulations, 1948 .. . . 23 .. .. .. . . .. . . . 11-Obituary 2 Genera] Notices Nos. 1-26 . . .. .. .. 2 14-The Post Office (Charges) (~mendment"NO. 3) Rules, 1947 .. . . .. . . ..26 15--Confirmation of Ordinance . . .. . . 26 16-The Diseases of Animals (Amendment, No. 4) SUPPLEMENT No. 1 Proclamations, Rules and Regulations, I948 Rules, 1947 .. . . . . . . . . 27 (Published on 1st January, 1948, as an Extraordinary Supplement) I * Proclamation No. 1 was published as a Special Supplement dated 1st January, 1948. APPOINTMENTS NEW YEAR HONOURS LIST, 1948 VICTORGEORGE MATHEWS to be Imports Controller with effect HIS MAJESTY the King has been graciously pleased to from 1st January, 1948. approve the following appointments :- FRED BISHOP,Senior Collector of Customs, to be Acting Deputy Knight Commander of .the Most Excellent Orde~of the Commissioner of Customs with effect from 25th December, British Empire (Civil Division) 1947. Charles Ramsdale Lockhart, Economic Adviser lo the East African Governors' Conference (until recently when the RICHARD WALTERHOWARDBARNETT,Collector of Customs, to appointment was relinquished). be Acting Senior Collector of Customs with effect from 25th December, 1947. Knight Bachelor . John Harry Barclay Nihill, Chief Justice, Kenya. BERNARD OSWALDMUSSONto be Senior Postmaster, Joint Posts and Telegraphs Department, with effect from 22nd September, Companion of the Most Distinguished Order of Sairrt Michael 1946. and Saint George HARTLEY LANSDALE SUNSHINEto be Senior Postmaster, Joint Stafford William Powell Foster Sutton, Member for Law and Posts and Telegraphs Department, with effect from 1st April, Order and Attorney General, Kenya. 1947. Roger Edward Norton, Commissioner, East African Office, London. CASPARHENRYUYS to be Senior Postmaster, Joint Posts and Oficer of the Most Excellent Order o f the British Empire Telegraphs Department, with effect from 1st June, 1947. (Civil Division) PROMOTION Cyril William Archie Gooding Hamley, Port Manager, Kenya and Uganda Railways and Harbours. BARCLAY STEVENSON, Clerk, to be Trust Officer, Registrar James Parminter Hearle, Sisal Controller. General's Department, with effffect from 20th June, 1947. Member of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire REVERSION (Civil Division) Cuthbert Geary MacArthur, Senior Assistant Game Warden, HERBERT GRINNELL TICKNERreverted to his substantive post of Keny.1 (retired). Postal Clerk and Telegraphist with effect from 1st December, Hassan Esmail Nathoo, Member of the local Aga Khan 1947. Council. C. H. THORNLEY, British Empire Medal (Civil Division) Deputy Chief Secretary. Shadrack Munyi wa Kamwithi, Senior Agricultural Instructor, Kenya. Jeremiah Nyawira, Head Scout, Veterinary Department, Kenya. Lincoln Zakariah, Hospital Assistant, Grade I, Medical Department, Kenya. KENYA AND UGANDA RAILWAYS AND HARBOURS FREDERICK TAYLOR THOMPSON, M.B.E., Goods Agent, to be Shore Assistant to Port Manager with effect from 25th December, 1947. VICE-CONSUL OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA FRANK ALANRAILTON, B.SC. (WALES),A.M.INST.C.E., A.M.INST.T., IT IS hereby notified for general information that recognition District Engineer, to be Senior District Engineer with effect is accorded to Mr. Edward W. Mulcahy as Vice-Consul of from 1st January, 1948. the United Sates of America at iMombasa with jurisdiction including Kenya, Seychelles and Mauritius. P. C . DUFF, Nairobi, C. H. THORNLEY, Secretary to the High Commissicmer for Transport. 1st January, 1948. Deputy Chief Secretary.