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Botany - 1913 (Roll: 12,078)
Ind Labor gain from Labor Party
Not contested by both major parties
Candidate Party Votes % 2nd Ball %
Johnstone, David Henry Labor Party 3,019 39.84
Page, Frederick Joseph (Re-elected) Ind Labor 4,559 60.16
Formal Votes 7,578
Informal Votes 170 2.19
Total Votes / Turnout 7,748 64.15
Notes: Page was denied Labor Party pre-selection for campaigning against a referendum held in conjunction with the 1913 federal election that would have granted more powers to the Commonwealth. (Rydon, Spann and Nelson)