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Molong - 1895 (Roll: 1,900)
Retained by Protectionist
Nominations: Friday, 19 July 1895
No absolute majority for winning candidate
Candidate Party Votes Votes %
Lauer, Charles Ind Protectionist 56 4.63
McCulloch, Harrington Crichton Free Trade 412 34.08
Melville, William Bede Ind Protectionist 85 7.03
Ross, Andrew (Re-elected) Protectionist 548 45.33
Wynne, John Francis Ind Protectionist 108 8.93
Formal Votes 1,209
Informal Votes 11 0.90
Total Votes / Turnout 1,220 64.21
Notes: Lauer was listed as an Opposition candidate in the SMH but a Labor candidate in the Star. The affiliation Independent Protectionist has been adopted. Andrew Ross was the selected Protectionist candidate in both the Telegraph and Star.