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Sydney-King - By-election (Roll: n.a.)
Retained by Free Trade
Nominations: Wednesday, 8 August 1894, Polling: Saturday, 11 August 1894
Candidate Party Votes Votes %
Foran, Harry Independent 6 0.60
Reid, George Houstoun (Re-elected) Free Trade 801 80.34
Taylor, Adolphus George Independent 190 19.06
Formal Votes 997
Informal Votes 6 0.60
Total Votes / Turnout 1,003 0.00
Cause Category: Ministerial by-election
Notes: The Reid government took office before the new parliament convened, the writs for the ministerial by-elections being issued by the Governor.
Source: SMH 13 August 1894, p.1, col.6, declaration notice by Returning Officer.