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Orange - 1904 (Roll: 7,482)
Won by Labor Party
No absolute majority for winning candidate
Candidate Party Votes Votes %
Gardiner, Albert (Elected) Labor Party 2,090 43.01
Ross, Andrew (Defeated) Ind Liberal 918 18.89
Whitmee, Samuel Liberal Party 1,851 38.09
Formal Votes 4,859
Informal Votes 38 0.78
Total Votes / Turnout 4,897 65.45
Notes: Sitting member Henry William Newman died shortly before the election. Ross was member for Molong. Ross was identified by the Daily Telegraph on 5 August as one of the candidates splitting the anti-government vote.