1918 General Election: Questions to and replies from unsuccessful Parliamentary candidates

Scope and Content

Questionnaires from unsuccessful election candidates regarding their views on solicitation laws. Majority signed. From:

Major W Adam

David Adams

Charles G Ammon

WC Anderson

John Arnott

W Banfield

George Banton

Edmund Bardsley

Mr Barnard (copy of letter)

A Barton

Major EA Belcher (letter)

Mackenzie Bell [Bell, Henry Thomas Mackenzie (1856-1930) writer]

GJ Bentham

J Betts

John M Biggar

Joseph Bliss

AP Blizzard

F Bramley

AE Broad

J Brotherton

H Bundy

Stanley Burgess

JS Butler

Walter Butterworth (letter)

J Butts

D Caird

E Cathery

Private AS Comyns Carr (correspondence)

W Carter (2 copies)

Rev Humphrey Chalmers

HJ Chancellor

JT Chatworthy

Joseph Compton

A Conley

John Conoley

Margaret Corbett Ashby

H Cotton

G Couter

Owen Coyle (with letter)

F Coysh (with letter)

J Gilbert Dale

Mark Dalton

Major W Davey

Harry Dawson

WH Dawson

Mrs C Despard

John Dillon (letter)

R Dixon Smith

J Dobson

WH Dooley

J Dumper

Rev Herbert Dunnico

Robert Dunsmore

R Dunston

Willie Dyson

Fleming Eccles (with letter)

Sergeant J Ede

JE Edmonds

George Edwards

JR Ferens

Sir George Fordham

Frank Fountain

Norah Davie Fox

S Ferne

Allen Gee

Captain Robert Gee

RM Gentry

Thomas H Gill

Captain Edward Gill (with letter)

William Godfrey (with letter)

Captain F Goldstone

James Gorman

Alfred Gould

W Grant

Frank Gray (with letter)

R Green

Harry Green

Thomas Griffiths

J Hackett

HW Hallam

Walter Halls

Joseph Hallsworthy

Thomas Hamilton

Frank Hamlett

Dennis Hardaket

Lieutenant Colonel Sir John Lane Harrington

Austin Harrison

Councillor AE Harvey (correspondence)

JB Hasdell

Jesse Hawkes

Sir Arthur Haworth (letter)

Guy Hayler

Percy H Heffer

Sir Howal Helme

J Herriotts

John Hill

William E Hill

Major Hodgson

Edith How Martyn

Robert Hughes

George Humm

WG Jarrett

AE Jay

Leil Jones

FW Jowett (with letter)

WJ Kelly

A Kitson

JW Kneeshaw

JO Lamb

Emmeline Pethick Lawrence

John Lawson

William Leach

Councillor JR Leslie (with letter)

JC Lewis (with letter)

Tom Lewis

William Ling

JJ Linsey

Samuel Lithgow

A Lockwood

J Lough

T Lowth

John Lindsley (with letter)

Arnold Lupton

Colonel Arthur Lynch

OJ Maclagan

George MacPherson

J Mansfield (with letter)

Mr G March

S Mason

Henry J May (with letter)

T McEntee

JJ Mallon

James Maxton

Janet McEwan (with letter)

Robert Mell

Hugh Meyler

G Middleton (with letter)

CR Morden

Thomas Mordley

Tom Morris

James Morrison

George Muff

Professor Gilbert Murray

RJ Murray

T Myers

J Naylor

Mr CT Needham (with letter)

Captain Gerald Newton

George Nicholls

Charles Nordon (with letter)

J O'Neill

JH Palin

Robert Pattison

Sir Peter Peacock

Colonel EK Perkins

Miss Emily Phipps

M Pimblott

Major Graham Pole

Sir WEB Priestley

Thomas Proctor

HG Purchase (letter)

Captain Ranson

Tudor Rhys

John Ritson

WC Robinson

WB Robotham

George Rowe

Dr A Salter

E Sandham

Normas Sargant

E Seymgeour

W Shadforth

Captain DD Sheehan

JC Sherrott

William Sherwood

William Stewart (letter)

E Smallwood

Frank Smith

Captain G Smith

JC Squire

WB Steer

William Stewart (letter)

Mrs Oliver Strachey

AE Stubbs

Dr N Tarachand

John Taylor

F Thoresly

AE Townend

WF Toynbee

AEJ Tres[]

AE Tyton

Henry Walker

RC Wallhead

Tom Warwick

Sidney Webb

James Welsh

Wilfred Whiteley

Rhondda Williams

DH Williams

Mr TE Wing (with letter)

HE Witard

Hy White

Major McKenzie Wood

HB Drysdale Woodcock

J Worrell

J Wrentmore

Lieutenant Wright Burrows

Lionel Yexley

Ernest Young

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