LONEfON; March 30. The *House of Commons passed the second reading of a ?Bill applying proportional representation to the next Irish* local elections. Mr A.: W. Samuels, Irish Attorney-General,'' said that the representation- of minorities must be safeguarded. At present Sinn Feiners and Bolsheviki were wrecking local institutions.' ,'Sir. Edward Carson deuounced the measure. Nationalists and Unionists supported it as the only means of preventing the Sinn Feiners obliterating minorities,.v t
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PROPORTIONAL SYSTEM., Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9574, 1 April 1919
PROPORTIONAL SYSTEM. Ashburton Guardian, Volume XXXIX, Issue 9574, 1 April 1919
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