For the Senate: “Dryblower” Murphy’s campaign: Opening broadcast address [2 September 1934]

[Editor: The text of “Dryblower” Murphy’s election broadcast, published in The Sunday Times, 2 September 1934.] For the Senate “Dryblower” Murphy’s campaign Opening broadcast address Through broadcast station 6PR, Mr. E. G. Murphy opened his Senatorial election campaign on Tuesday evening last. Mr. Murphy said:— “I want to speak to you to-night on the subject […]

To the electors of the Upper Hunter [election statement of John Robertson, 1 December 1860]

[Editor: An election advertisement regarding the candidature of John Robertson for the Legislative Assembly of New South Wales. Published in The Maitland Mercury, 1 December 1860.] To the electors of the Upper Hunter. Gentlemen — I again offer myself as a Candidate for your representation, and desire to remind you that the dissolution of the […]

Vote for Thomson [election statement of J.A. Thomson, 24 March 1901]

VOTE FOR THOMSON. FREETRADE AND DIRECT TAXATION. THE TRANSCONTINENTAL RAILWAY. NATIONAL OLD-AGE PENSIONS. NATIONAL BANK OF ISSUE. NATIONALISATION OF THE FEDERAL DISTRICT. A CITIZEN ARMY. THE REFERENDUM. LEGISLATIVE DAY SITTINGS. CROWN DEFENDER. VOTE FOR THOMSON, THE FREETRADE, LIBERAL, AND DEMOCRATIC CANDIDATE. VOTE FOR THOMSON AND A WHITE AUSTRALIA. “There was a ring of earnestness in […]

Cr. J. Charles is a candidate [election statement of Joseph Charles, 24 March 1901]

[Editor: An election advertisement regarding the candidature of Joseph Charles for the Senate in Western Australia. Published in The West Australian Sunday Times, 24 March 1901.] Federal Senate Elections CR. J. CHARLES IS A CANDIDATE. LADIES and GENTLEMEN, — In soliciting your votes as one of the six Senators to represent West Australia, I do […]

To the Electors of Western Australia [election statement of Henry Saunders, 24 March 1901]

[Editor: An election advertisement regarding the candidature of Henry John Saunders for the Senate in Western Australia. Published in The West Australian Sunday Times, 24 March 1901.] To the Electors of Western Australia. HENRY J. SAUNDERS, M.L.C., And EX-MAYOR of PERTH, Is One of the CANDIDATES for the SENATE, And Appeals to you all for […]