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ST. LAWRENCE--ST. GEORGE, Quebec (1953 - 1968)


See:ST. LAWRENCE--ST. GEORGE (Quebec)(1949 - 1953)

S.C. 1952, c.48

ST. LAWRENCE--ST. GEORGE consisting of that part of the city of Montreal bounded by a line commencing at a point situated at the intersection of Craig Street with St. Lawrence Boulevard; thence westerly following St. Lawrence Boulevard to Rachel Street; thence southerly following Rachel Street to Esplanade Avenue; thence westerly following Esplanade Avenue to Mount Royal Avenue; thence southerly following Mount Royal Avenue to its intersection with the northern limit of the city of Outremont; thence southerly following the eastern limit of the said city of Outremont and its prolongation to Remembrance Road; thence continuing southerly following Remembrance Road to its intersection with Côte des Neiges Road; thence easterly following Côte des Neiges Road, McGregor Street and Côte des Neiges Road to Guy Street; thence southeasterly following Guy Street to Saint-Antoine Street; thence northeasterly following Saint-Antoine Street and Craig Street West to the point of commencement.

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
22 1953/08/10 CLAXTON, Brooke Lawyer  9,082 62.20% Lib. 
DE VOLPI, David L. Paper converter  4,648 31.83% P.C. 
DODGE, William Union representative  444 3.04% CCF 
BRENTON, Frank Office manager  428 2.93% LPP 

By-Election:   On Mr. Claxton's resignation, 31-7-1954

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
1954/11/08 RICHARDSON, Claude Lawyer  6,548 55.78% Lib. 
DE VOLPI, David Paper converter  4,489 38.24% P.C. 
RENAUD, Albert Union organizer  425 3.62% CCF 
BRENTON, Frank Office worker  277 2.36% LPP 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
23 1957/06/10 RICHARDSON, Claude Lawyer  7,758 52.50% Lib. 
CHAMBERS, Egan Insurance broker  6,219 42.09% P.C. 
MERGLER, Norman Garment worker  440 2.98% CCF 
BRENTON, Frank Industrial worker  360 2.44% LPP 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
24 1958/03/31 CHAMBERS, Egan Insurance broker  9,702 54.98% P.C. 
RICHARDSON, Claude Lawyer  7,132 40.41% Lib. 
MERGLER, Norman Union agent  534 3.03% CCF 
BRENTON, Frank Industrial worker  279 1.58% LPP 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
25 1962/06/18 TURNER, John Napier Lawyer  7,227 51.94% Lib. 
CHAMBERS, Egan Insurance broker  4,969 35.71% P.C. 
RUTLAND, R. Barry Lecturer  1,282 9.21% N.D.P. 
CARAGHIAUR, Eugène Engineer  437 3.14% S.C. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
26 1963/04/08 TURNER, John Napier Lawyer  8,552 58.33% Lib. 
CHAMBERS, Egan Insurance broker  3,796 25.89% P.C. 
RUTLAND, R. Barry Lecturer  1,606 10.95% N.D.P. 
SUCSANY, Charles Ceramist  708 4.83% S.C. 

Parl Date Candidate Occupation Votes Votes (%) Party Elected
27 1965/11/08 TURNER, John Napier Lawyer  6,920 60.08% Lib. 
WARKENTIN, Alfred Public relations consultant  2,648 22.99% P.C. 
AUF DER MAUR, Frank Chemical engineer  1,676 14.55% N.D.P. 
PLANTE, Lucien Representative  274 2.38% Ral. Créd. 

The electoral district was abolished in 1968.


See:SAINT-HENRI (Quebec)(1953 - 1979)
SAINT-JACQUES (Quebec)(1953 - 1979)
WESTMOUNT (Quebec)(1968 - 1979)


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