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TN Pursuance of Section 76 of " The ElecJL toral Act, 1893," 1 bereby advertise tho names of the several candidates afothe election of threo members of the House of Representatives for tho Electoral Districtof City of Wellington, the poll wherefor is appointed for the Gth day of Decembor, 1899-:— ARTHUR RICHMOND ATKINSON THOMAS CARMICHAEL DENTON BURNETT DUNCAN WILLIAM EARNSHAW GEORGE FISHEB THOMAS WILLIAM HISLOP JOHN HUTCHESON EDWIN GEORGE JELLICOE CHARLES MANLEY LUKE THOMAS KEKNEDY MACDONALD W. P. JAMES, Returning Officer. IN Pursuance of Section 76 of " The Electoral Act, 1893," I hereby advertise tho names of tho several candidates at the election of one member of the House of Representatives for the Electoral District of Suburbs of Wellington, the poll wherefor is appointed for tho 6th day of December, 1899 :— RICHARD CLEMEN'! 1 KIRK RICHARD GILES KNIGHT ALFRED KINGCOME NEWMAN THOMAS MASON WILFORD R. MOTHES, Returning Officer, ELECTORAL NOTICE. IN terms of Section 76, Paragraph 3, of " The Electoral Act, 1893," I hereby advertise the names of the following candidates at tho election of a member of tho House of Representatives for the Electoral District of Otaki : — HENRY AUGUSTUS FIELD CHARLE3 BRUCE MORISON JEREMIAH HURLEY, Returning Officer. Otaki, 2Sth November, 1899. THE ELECTORS OF WELLINGTON SUBURBS. . IN accordance with the pledge I gave you ab my first meeting I have pleasure in informing you that I shall vigorously prosecute my campaign to tho polling-day, notwithstanding tho fact that the Government havo decided apparently to support Mr. Wilford as their candidate. The following extract from a leading article of the I*lew Zealand Times of 7th Soptembor, 1899, was ovidently prophetic: — " So far as " present indications go, Mr. Kirk's can- " didaturo will bo acceptable to the Liberal " section of tho constituency, and if ho " personally commands confidence as a man " of firmness and principle he will receive '•large support It is possible, however, " that the Liberals of the Suburbs may de- " mand a stronger Party man, and it is " understood that there is one such ready "to appear if Ministerial MONEY AND "INFLUENCE ARE FORTHCOMING 't ON HIS BEHALF." You may roly that my political views are not to be affected by any action of the Government. I have supported the Liberal Government in the past because I approved of its policy. Tho in-dividual actions of Ministers towards me will not disturb my political convictions based upon well-defined principles. I appeal for the support of all true Liberals who value independence of thought and action and straightforward conduct in public men, and are of opinion that their representative should not be dependent on Ministerial SUPPORT for a seat in Parliament. Yours very faithfully, R. CLEMENT KIRK. SUBURBS ELECTION. VOTE FOR NEWMAN. POLL EARLY. FEDERATED SEAMEN'S UNION OF NEW ZEALAND. HEAD OFFICE, DUNEDIN. TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN. rgiHE special attention of all Seamen, JL Unionists, and the public in general is directed to the undermentioned facts respecting William Jones, whoso signature appeared at the foot of an advertisement in last night's issno. Tho public of Wellington will no donbt remember tho recent trouble in the Seamen's Union, in which tho William Jones abovementioned was a conspicuous factor, aud during tho months of July and August, 1898, a ballot was taken amongst the members of tho Federated Seamen's Union iv New Zealand to decide whether this W, Jones sborld retain tho Secretaryship of the Wellington, Branch or otherwise. That ballot resulted in 374 of a majority of members boing in favour of his vacating the position. The resulb was communicated to W. Jones, but he declined to give effect to tho opinion eiprosKod in the ballot, which resulted in tho whole of the Federated Seamen's Unions in Australasia arriving at tho following decision, which appeared in the N.Z. Times and tho Evening Post of tho 4th Maroh, ISU9 : — FEDERATED SEAMEN'S UNION OF NEW ZEALAND. HEAD OFFICE, DUNEDIN. NOTICE is hereby given that the organisation in Wellington known as tbo l * Wellington Branch of tho Fedorated Seamen's Union of N^w Zealand ' 's no longer recognised ns a portion of tho Fedorated boamon's Union of Now Zealand. lv future no transfers will be accepted from tho said " Wellington Branch of the F.S.U." All porsons desirous of joining the Federation must first legally sever their connection from tho Wellington Union. F. MARKS, Seo. Auckland Branch, W. BKLCJIEK, Soc, Head Offico, F.S.U., Dunedin. FEDERATED SEAMEN'S UNION OF AUSTRALASIA. TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN. SAILORS, Firomon, Groasers, and Trimmers, belonging to any Union othor than the Fedorated Seamen's Union of New Zealand, will not bo roeogniscd as fellow members by tho Federatod Soauiou's Union of Australasia. SAM. SMITH, Sec, Now South Walos and Queensland. „ , FEDERATED SEAMEN'S UNION OF AUSTRALASIA. VICTORIAN BRANCH. finHE abovo Branch of tho Moderated SeaJL men's Union has decided that all persons belonging to tho Jonos's sootion of tho so-callocl " Wollingrton Branch oi tho Federatod Soamon's Union of New Zealand" will bo treated as Non- Unionists, and no transfers will bo granted botweon tho respootivo Unions herein mentioned, (Signod) GEORGE SANGSTER, Soorotary Viotorian Branch, F.S.U., South Melbourne. 28th Fobruary, 1899^ (Signed) W. T. YOUNG. Representative F.S.U. of N.Z. and Australia, j Wellington, \ O TRA.WBERRIES and Cream, iresb and J cUlioiottl. ftt Tha Trnoadoro. WiHia«nt. l

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Page 6 Advertisements Column 3, Evening Post, Volume LVIII, Issue 136, 6 December 1899

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