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Cowra - 1895 (Roll: 1,901)
Retained by Protectionist
Nominations: Friday, 19 July 1895
Candidate Party Votes Votes %
Bassett, Edward Prichard Ind Protectionist 32 2.45
Bungate, Linus Labor Party 456 34.92
Cortis, William Richard Free Trade 149 11.41
Donnelly, Denis Cornelius Joseph (Re-elected) Protectionist 669 51.23
Formal Votes 1,306
Informal Votes 20 1.51
Total Votes / Turnout 1,326 69.75
Notes: Bungate was listed as a selected Labor candidate in all daily newspapers and in the Worker, but was absent from the list in the Australian Workman. Bassett was listed in the Telegraph and the Star as the selected Protectionist candidate, so Bassett has been listed as an Independent Protectionist.