THE OFFICIAL COUNT UNITED CANDIDATE LOSES DEPOSIT (By Telegraph,—Press Association.) AUCKLAND, 4th June. The result of the official count in the Hauraki by-election is as follows: — Massey (Reform) 4023 Petrio (Labour) 2599 Allan (United) 997 Boss (Country Party) .... 513 Messrs. Allan and Ross lose their deposits, not having polled a quarter of the votes of the successful candidate. Absent votes were distributed as follows: —Massey, 98; Petrie, 64; Allan, 21; Ross, 2. I The total number of votes cast was 8161, as against 9172 in 1928.
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HAURAKI BY-ELECTION, Evening Post, Volume CXI, Issue 131, 5 June 1931
HAURAKI BY-ELECTION Evening Post, Volume CXI, Issue 131, 5 June 1931
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