When I grow too old to dream. The title of a song of many years ago is brought to, mind when one realises that you .have reached an age which you yourself still consider the prime of life but when others think otherwise. Maturity is a quality that can only be acquired with the years and when one loses the impetuosity of youth.
The Secretary for Agricultural Technical Services has requested that the attention of members be directed to the fact that this amending Act . (No. 15 of 1967) comes into operation on the 2nd October, 1967 by virtue of Government Notice No. 179 of the 4th August, 1967.
Op versoek van die Sekretaris van Landbou Tegniese Dienste word die aandag van lede daarop gevestig dat die Wysigingswet op Grondbewaring (Wet Nr, 15 van 1967) ingevolge Goewermentskennisgewing 179 van 4 Augustus 1967 op 2 Oktober 1967 in werking tree. Die Regulasies wat op die saak betrekking het verskyn in, Regulasiekoerant Nr. 815 van dieselfde datum.
The Council has resolved that the minimum collection tariff presently adopted by it and published in the April, 1964 de Rebus Procuratoriis at page 155 be amended insofar as the maximum collection fee in respect of each instalment recovered is concerned. This maximum fee has now been increased by resolution of the Council from R40.00 to R50.00.
The concept of alcoholism as a disease is one that is steadily gaining ground and it may be fairly stated that by accepting this view thousands of alcoholics who would otherwise have been lost to the community are now useful citizens. It is generally realised that alcoholism is a major social problem and should be combatted as strenuously as are tuberculosis, cancer or any other widespread affliction. When the tremendous loss of man-power, particularly in the light of the universal shortage of skilled and semi-skilled persons is considered, the need for a determined campaign at national level is apparent.