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Weyburn (federal electoral district)

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Weyburn was a federal electoral district in Saskatchewan, Canada, that was represented in the House of Commons of Canada from 1917 to 1949.

This riding was created in 1914 from parts of Assiniboia, Qu'Appelle and Regina ridings

It was Tommy Douglas' riding from 1935 until he left Parliament to enter provincial politics in 1944.

It was abolished in 1947 when it was redistributed into Moose Mountain, Assiniboia and Qu'Appelle ridings.

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Election resultsEdit

1917 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Government (Unionist) THOMPSON, Richard Frederick acclaimed
1921 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Progressive MORRISON, John 6,635
Conservative THOMPSON, Richard Frederick 2,539
1925 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal YOUNG, Edward James 4,807
Progressive MORRISON, John 2,162
Conservative HILLIAR, Thomas Henry 1,957
1926 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal YOUNG, Edward James 6,068
Progressive MORRISON, John 3,493
1930 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Liberal YOUNG, Edward James 7,259
Conservative MORLEY, John Rennie 5,723
Progressive MCMANUS, James Hamilton 1,433
1935 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Co-operative Commonwealth DOUGLAS, Thomas Clement 7,280
Liberal YOUNG, Edward James 6,979
Communist BEISCHEL, George 1,557
Social Credit FLETCHER, Morton Allison 362
1940 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Co-operative Commonwealth DOUGLAS, Thomas Clement 8,509
Liberal METHERAL, Thomas Niddrie 7,554
  United Reform HILTON, John Harrison 269
1945 Canadian federal election
Party Candidate Votes
Co-operative Commonwealth MCKAY, Eric Bowness 8,174
Liberal METHERAL, Thomas Niddrie 5,962
Progressive Conservative VENNARD, Elwood Haig 1,739
Social Credit THAUBERGER, Joseph A. 980

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