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Events in Manitoba History: Canadian Federal Election (1957)

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The Canadian federal election of 1957 was held on 10 June. The results were as follows:

Riding

Candidate

Party

Votes

Brandon-Souris

Walter Gilbert Dinsdale (1916-1982)

Progressive Conservative

17,389

Joseph Francis O’Sullivan (1927-1992)

Liberal

5,831

Walter Duncan Taylor

Social Credit

3,866

Hans Fries

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

1,145

Churchill

Robert “Bud” Simpson (1910-1990)

Progressive Conservative

6,191

George Dyer Weaver (1908-1986)

Liberal

4,993

Bruce Moore

Social Credit

2,891

Gerald Robert Clarkson

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

1,870

Dauphin

Frederick Samuel “Fred” Zaplitny (1913-1964)

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

6,706

William Gordon David Ritchie (1918-1998)

Progressive Conservative

3,463

Alfred Hallam Parker

Liberal

2,896

Sherman Stanley Hunt

Social Credit

2,442

William John Ward (1880-1971)

Independent Liberal

1,304

Lisgar

George Robson Muir (1903-1970)

Progressive Conservative

8,708

Ivan Andrew Langtry

Social Credit

5,246

William Albert Pommer (1895-1971)

Liberal

4,390

Howard Russell Pawley (1934-2015)

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

443

Douglas George Gateson

Independent

205

Marquette

Nicholas J. Mandziuk (1902-1969)

Progressive Conservative

9,695

Stuart Sinclair Garson (1898-1977)

Liberal

7,190

William Nevin

Social Credit

3,959

Melvin James Batters

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

1,288

Portage-Neepawa

George Clark Fairfield (1912-1978)

Progressive Conservative

9,248

William Gilbert “Gib” Weir (1896-1971)

Liberal

6,407

Charles John McKinnon

Social Credit

4,247

Edgar Edward Smee

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

1,630

Provencher

Warner Herbert Jorgenson (1918-2005)

Progressive Conservative

4,739

René Norbert Jutras (1913-1995)

Liberal

4,489

Hugh M. Campbell

Social Credit

3,992

Charles Biesick

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

246

St. Boniface

Joseph Louis A. Deniset (1919-1983)

Liberal

7,777

Nicholas Manchur

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

6,216

Laurier Arthur Regnier (1903-1990)

Progressive Conservative

6,040

Dollard Lafreniere

Social Credit

3,872

Fernand Viau (1909-2000)

Independent Liberal

1,074

Selkirk

William “Scottie” Bryce (1888-1963)

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

7,432

William James Wood

Liberal

5,530

Ernest Setter

Progressive Conservative

2,107

Frederik Louis Luining

Social Credit

1,796

Springfield

Jacob “Jake” Schulz (1901-1983)

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

5,949

Anton Bernard Weselak (1918-1989)

Liberal

4,453

Lawrence Paul Schlamp

Social Credit

3,558

William Val Yacula (c1908-1958)

Progressive Conservative

1,684

Winnipeg North

Alistair McLeod Stewart (1905-1970)

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

20,354

Peter Stanley Taraska (1907-1984)

Liberal

9,806

William Murray Smith

Progressive Conservative

6,905

Nick Halas

Social Credit

3,161

William Cecil Ross (c1911-1998)

Labor Progressive

1,579

Winnipeg North Centre

Stanley Howard Knowles (1908-1997)

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

15,229

John Maclean

Progressive Conservative

5,821

Harold St. George Stubbs (1912-2005)

Liberal

4,813

Gideon D. Mankey

Social Credit

1,880

Winnipeg South

Gordon Campbell Chown (1922-2002)

Progressive Conservative

23,855

Edward Hugh Martin Crawford (c1894-1972)

Liberal

12,713

David Adrian Mulligan (1893-1981)

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

7,112

Gordon Charles Smith (1886-1977)

Social Credit

2,332

Winnipeg South Centre

Gordon Minto Churchill (1898-1985)

Progressive Conservative

19,022

Roy Richardson

Liberal

9,592

A. H. Mackling

Co-operative Commonwealth Federation

6,778

Asa Caswell

Social Credit

2,561

See also:

Memorable Manitobans: Manitoba Members of the Twenty-Third Canadian Parliament (1957-1958)

Sources:

History of Federal Ridings Since 1867, Parliament of Canada.

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough.

Page revised: 13 November 2017

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