Maltese general election, January 1904

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General elections were held in Malta on 14 January 1904.[1] Following the election all elected members immediately resigned, forcing fresh elections to be held in February.

Background[edit]

The elections were the first held under the Chamberlain Constitution.[1] The number of members elected from single-member constituencies was reduced from ten to eight.[2][3]

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 (previously from the Chamber of Commerce seat)
III Cikku Azzopardi Re-elected
IV Beniamino Bonnici Re-elected (previously from the Graduates seat)
V Salvatore Cachia Zammit Re-elected (previously from constituency IX)
VI Fransesco Wettinger Re-elected (previously from constituency VII
VII Alfred Micallef Re-elected (previously from landowners and nobility seat)
VIII Fortunato Mizzi Re-elected (previously from constituency X)
Source: Schiavone, p181

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Michael J Schiavone (1987) L-Elezzjonijiet F'Malta 1849–1981, Pubblikazzjoni Bugelli, p19
  2. ^ Schiavone, p178
  3. ^ Schiavone, p181