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OAMARU, January, 27th.

" Requisitions to Mr Maqassey and Mr W. J. Steward, asking them to offer themselves for election for the representation of the Waitaki district in the. General Assembly, have been signed. -, ..a, . . January 30th., 11 ' Mr Steward addressed.: the, iejept&w. at Oamaru on Friday, and at Hampden on

i , ' t m ' < „ ;f r Saturday, and received a unanimous vote of confidence &% both 'meetings. ' . ' Mr Macassey delivered aa able address on Saturday at.Oamaru, and a resolution' in his favour was declared carried. ' ; The nomination took place to-day at the Court House, which was filled. Bothcandidates recei\ ed a fair hearing. The show of hands resulted as follows : — Steward, 2s ; Macassey, 20. A poll' was' demanded by Mr Mtcassey, and will take place on Friday. The contest r will be a close one. , -

Featherston, January, 3oth. , The Wairarapa elec'ion took place today, and resulted as follows :— Mr H. Bunny, 203 ; Rev. J. C. Andrew, 200 ; Mr C. Pharazyn, 102. The two- former were declared duly elected.

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OAMARU, January, 27th., Otago Witness, Issue 1001, 4 February 1871

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OAMARU, January, 27th. Otago Witness, Issue 1001, 4 February 1871

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