Maltese general election, April 1904

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Early general elections were held in Malta on 12 April 1904,[1] after all the candidates elected in February resigned immediately after the election.[2] All eight candidates were again unopposed and all resigned immediately after the election.[2] However, fresh elections were not called until 1907.[1]

Background[edit]

The elections were held under the Chamberlain Constitution,[1] with members elected from eight single-member constituencies.[2]

District Towns
I Valletta East
II Valletta West, Msida, Sliema, St. Julian's
III Floriana, Pietà, Ħamrun, Qormi, Żebbuġ
IV Cospicua, Birgu, Kalkara, Żabbar, Marsaskala
V Senglea, New Village, Luqa, Gudja, Għaxaq, Żejtun, Marsaxlokk, Saint George's Bay and Birżebbuġa
VI Birkirkara, Balzan, Lija, Attard, Għargħur, Naxxar, Mosta, Mellieħa
VII Mdina, Rabat, Siġġiewi, Dingli, Qrendi, Mqabba, Żurrieq, Bubaqra, Safi, Kirkop
VIII Gozo and Comino
Source: Schiavone, p17

Results[edit]

A total of 7,991 people were registered to vote, but no votes were cast as all candidates were unopposed.[1]

Constituency Name Votes Notes
I Andrè Pullicino Re-elected
II Paolo Sammut Re-elected
III Cikku Azzopardi Re-elected
IV Beniamino Bonnici Re-elected
V Salvatore Cachia Zammit Re-elected
VI Fransesco Wettinger Re-elected
VII Alfred Micallef Re-elected
VIII Fortunato Mizzi Re-elected
Source: Schiavone, p181

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d Michael J Schiavone (1987) L-Elezzjonijiet F'Malta 1849–1981, Pubblikazzjoni Bugelli, p19
  2. ^ a b c Schiavone, p181