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The Lower Hunter - 1877 (Roll: 723)
Nominations: Friday, 26 October 1877, Polling: Tuesday, 30 October 1877 (No poll held)
Candidate Votes Votes %
Jacob, Archibald Hamilton (Re-elected) Elected unopposed
Notes: Jeremiah Michael O'Connell was nominated, but withdrew in favour of Jacob. William Cole proposed and seconded himself, but was not present when called, Jacob declared elected unopposed as a result.
Source: Report of nominations in Maitland Mercury, 27 October 1877, p.4 col.1-2. Another report in SMH 27 October 1877, p.5 col.4.