Council Election Results

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The following item appeared in the Morwell Advertiser dated: Friday, 23rd August 1901

Shire of Morwell ANNUAL ELECTION OF COUNCILLORS

At the Election of two councillors for the Shire of Morwell, held this day, the following are the votes recorded -

Bolger Hall Macmillan

Morwell 134 343 260

Yinnar 77 39 45

Boolarra 45 75 59

Driffield 6 9 9

Middle Creek 27 17 20

Darlimurla 15 15 21

Totals ... 304 498 414

I therefore declare John Hall and Donald Macmillan, the candidates who have obtained the highest number of votes to be duly elected accordingly.

    SAMUEL VARY
  • Returning Officer
  • Shire Office, Morwell
  • 22nd August 1901