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COLONY OF SOUTHERN NIGERIA.
SCHEDULE TO THE STATUTE LAWS REVISION ORDINANCE, 1908.
AN APPENDIX CONTAINING
THE LETTERS PATENT CONSTITUTING THE COLONY, AND THE INSTRUCTIONS
OF THE SOVEREIGN IN COUNCIL.
OF TRINITY COLLEGE, CAMBRIDGE, AND OF THE INNER TEMPLE, BARRISTER-AT-LAW,
ATTORNEY-GENERAL OF THE COLONY OF SOUTHERN NIGERIA.
JAMES ERNEST GREEN,
LAWS OF SOUTHERN NIGERIA.
Currency, Revenue and Finance.
(No. 2–1880.) 1. In all payments to be made in the Colony tender of payment Demonetizain any coins other than those specified in the Schedule attached to tion of coins this Ordinance, and tender of payment in gold dust and nuggets those marked shall cease to be deemed and taken as a legal tender. (7 of 1894, in Schedule s. 1, incorporated.)
and of gold dust and
nuggets. 2. Where in any contract, undertaking or agreement for the Dollar to payment of money entered into before the passing of this Ordinance mean four
shillings and any sum or amount is expressed in dollars, the term dollar shall
twopence. be deemed and taken to mean the sum of four shillings and twopence of British money.
3. This Ordinance may be cited as “ The Demonetization Ordi- Short title. nance."
1. All Gold and Silver British sterling.
Spanish and South American Doubloons
Do. Quarter Do.
£ 8. d.
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