London, Maroh 16.
An election took place to-day for the Kennington seat, rendered vacant by Mr R, Gent Davis, who having applied for the Chiltern Hundreds, eloped with a lady on March 4th, leaving his wife behind him. Mr Mark H. Beaufoy, a Gladstone Liberal, who was defeated at the last general election, was elected for the seat, defeating Mr Beresford Hope, a Tory, by 630 votes*
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ELECTION., Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2090, 18 March 1889
ELECTION. Ashburton Guardian, Volume VII, Issue 2090, 18 March 1889
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