George Johnston (politician)
|Speaker of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta|
|Preceded by||Oran McPherson|
|Succeeded by||Nathan Eldon Tanner|
September 13, 1884|
|Died||September 28, 1977 (aged 93)
|Political party||United Farmers|
George Norman Johnston (September 13, 1884 – September 28, 1977) was a politician elected to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta for the first time in 1921. He served as Speaker of the Alberta Legislature from 1921 to 1936. He was defeated in 1935 when Social Credit swept to power. It was the second time in Alberta's history that a Speaker suffered electoral defeat.
- Perry, Footz 2006 pg. 313
- Perry, Footz 2006 pg. 313, 320
- Perry, Sandra E.; Footz, Valerie L. (2006). A Higher Duty : Speakers of the Legislative Assemblies of the North-West Territories and Alberta, 1888-2005. Edmonton, Alberta: Legislative Assembly of Alberta. ISBN 0-9689217-3-6.
|Legislative Assembly of Alberta|
William Wallace Wilson
|Speaker of the Alberta Legislative Assembly
Nathan Eldon Tanner
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