Wednesday 11th November 1914

It was a fine day. I was Deputy Returning Officer and was in the Hall from 9am to 6pm. The candidates were, J. Hoult, A. Matheson and Ernest Vipond. After the polling was over I went to A. Dunnings for tea, played cards in evening.

The Polling at all the Booths was as follows.

Hoult Matheson Vipond
Leigh 0 43 1
Pakiri  6  8  14
Claim  0 25 1
Whangaripo 0 0 25
Matakana 0 0 6
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