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Wollongong - 1904 (Roll: 7,935)
Won by Labor Party
Candidate Party Votes Votes %
Allen, Edward (Defeated) Liberal Party 2,511 44.54
Nicholson, John Barnes (Re-elected) Labor Party 3,126 55.46
Formal Votes 5,637
Informal Votes 40 0.70
Total Votes / Turnout 5,677 71.54
Notes: Nicholson was an Independent Labor MP, but signed the pledge and became the endorsed Labor candidate for Wollongong at the 1904 election. (Rydon, Spann and Nelson) Nicholson was MP for Woronora, Allen for Illawarra.