1933 Auckland City mayoral election

The 1933 Auckland City mayoral election was part of the New Zealand local elections held that same year. In 1933, elections were held for the Mayor of Auckland plus other local government positions including twenty-one city councillors. The polling was conducted using the standard first-past-the-post electoral method.

1933 Auckland City mayoral election
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← 1931 4 May 1933 1935 →
Turnout21,327 (48.78%)
  George William Hutchison.jpg Rex Mason, 1950.jpg
Candidate George Hutchison Rex Mason
Party Citizens Committee Labour
Popular vote 10,651 10,209
Percentage 49.94 47.86

Mayor before election

George Hutchison

Elected Mayor

George Hutchison

Mayoralty resultsEdit

1933 Auckland mayoral election[1]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Citizens Committee George Hutchison 10,651 49.94 -9.22
Labour Rex Mason 10,209 47.86 +8.12
Informal votes 467 2.18 +1.09
Majority 442 2.07 -17.34
Turnout 21,327 48.78 +3.91

Councillor resultsEdit

1933 Auckland local election[2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±
Labour Ted Phelan 10,286 48.22 +1.22
Citizens Committee George Grey Campbell 10,082 47.27 -8.04
Citizens Committee Andrew Entrican 9,827 46.07 -3.19
Citizens Committee Leonard Coakley 9,746 45.69 -4.70
Citizens Committee Harold Percy Burton 9,623 45.12 -7.44
Citizens Committee James Donald 9,263 43.43 -1.95
Labour John Albert Mason 9,241 43.33
Labour Joe Sayegh 9,217 43.21 +12.95
Citizens Committee Michael John Coyle 8,937 41.90 +6.01
Independent Tom Bloodworth 8,900 41.73 +47.33
Citizens Committee Alice Basten 8,875 41.61 -4.16
Citizens Committee Matthew John Bennett 8,809 41.30 -6.95
Citizens Committee John Barr Patterson 8,744 40.99 -4.90
Labour Bill Anderton 8,702 40.80
Labour Ernest Frank Andrews 8,614 40.39 +5.52
Labour Charles Bailey 8,607 40.35
Citizens Committee Ellen Melville 8,492 39.81 -7.24
Citizens Committee Sidney Takle 8,492 39.81
Labour John William Yarnall 8,404 39.40
Citizens Committee Dawson Donaldson 8,335 39.08 -11.89
Labour Arthur Rosser 8,312 38.97 +3.99
Labour Mollie Lee 8,083 37.90
Labour George Gordon Grant 7,976 37.39
Citizens Committee Gideon Lawrence Taylor 7,935 37.20 -6.09
Labour James Purtell 7,874 36.92
Citizens Committee Alan Brown 7,825 36.69
Citizens Committee Michael Joseph Moodabe 7,779 36.47
Labour John Stewart 7,656 35.89
Labour Bernard Martin 7,648 35.86 -3.43
Labour John Thomas Jennings 7,569 35.49 -2.96
Citizens Committee Ernest Robert Boucher 7,364 34.52
Labour Charles Stephen Morris 7,350 34.46
Citizens Committee David Henry 7,338 34.40 -6.64
Labour Frederick Ernest Martin 7,282 34.14
Labour Gordon Hultquist 7,121 33.38 +4.06
Labour George Marten 7,088 33.23
Citizens Committee Robert Gordon Slyfield 6,940 32.54
Citizens Committee George McKendrick 6,927 32.47 -6.13
Independent Walter Harry Murray 6,254 29.32 -14.70
Citizens Committee William Francis O'Donnell 6,160 28.88
Independent John Lundon 5,510 25.83 -10.21
Independent Francis Leonard 2,508 11.75 -35.85
Communist Gordon Harvey Dale 2,380 11.15

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Auckland Mayoralty". LXX (21482). The New Zealand Herald. 4 May 1933. p. 11. Retrieved 10 May 2017.
  2. ^ "City Council Contest". LXX (21482). The New Zealand Herald. 4 May 1933. p. 11. Retrieved 10 May 2017.