THE TOWN BOARD ELECTIONS.
Yesterday, the election of members to rcprescni the different Wards of the town in the. new Town Board, took place, and considerably more interest was manifested by tlie inhabitants, than ba<s hitherto attended electioneering proceedings in Dunedin. In ! the Wards Nos. 1 and 2, the contest was not devoid of excitement, and- a largo number of voters polled in all the. WarJs. Only two' of tlie members, we believe, are new residents/ the remain lei- have moat of them served on the Town Board on previous occasions, and three of the successful candidates were members of the lioarl just dissolved. The return for the several Wards is as follows :— No. 1, or South Waiu>. Cargill 78 votes. (xrilfin .. .. 59 Webb .. ... 63 " Np. ,2, ok High Wakd. M'Lrod 112 votes. Switzer 102 Jenkinson .. .. 79 " N0..3, on Bell Ward.' Hendercon 115 votes. Fenwick 7(j ■ ... ■ Milne .. ... 71 ", No. 4, or Leith Ward. Dunc;n 84 votes. Tuvmr ..... 75 Itedmayne ... ~ (yj. "
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THE TOWN BOARD ELECTIONS., Otago Daily Times, Issue 297, 2 December 1862
THE TOWN BOARD ELECTIONS. Otago Daily Times, Issue 297, 2 December 1862
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