1935 Ottawa municipal election


The city of Ottawa, Canada held municipal elections on December 2, 1935.

Mayor of Ottawa


Candidate Votes %
J. E. Stanley Lewis17,81049.28
Fulgence Charpentier9,75526.99
Patrick Nolan (X)6,41417.75
Edward H. Hinchey2,1645.99

Plebiscites


Shortening daylight saving time from five months to three months
Option Votes %
No17,885
Yes16,354
Lengthening city council terms to two years
Option Votes %
No19,981
Yes13,342

(Only property owners could vote for the following measure)

Relief outlay
Option Votes %
No4,429
Yes5,601


Ottawa Board of Control


(4 elected)

Candidate Votes %
G. M. Geldert (X)19,362
George H. Dunbar14,232
Allan B. Turner13,252
J. Edward McVeigh (X)12,725
Thomas Brethour10,018
E. A. Bourque9,882
Harold C. Shipman9,563
Martin M. Walsh7,650
Mrs. C. H. Hesser1,588
Percy E. Bedford789
William Watson578
W. Gibbs424
James Sidey234

Ottawa City Council


(2 elected from each ward)

Rideau Ward
Candidate Votes %
A. W. Spearman (X)934
Shirley S. Slinn (X)904
Fred J. Goodhouse660
By Ward
Candidate Votes %
J. Albert Parisien (X)1,329
Eric Query (X)1,018
Mendoza Normand959
Joseph P. Butler482
H. Louis Tasse204
J. P. Romeo Croteau193
St. George's Ward
Candidate Votes %
Arthur Pinard (X)2,351
Norman H. MacDonald (X)2,159
Arthur A. Moeser1,203
W. P. Clermont287


Wellington Ward
Candidate Votes %
James W. McNabb (X)2,175
Arthur J. Ash1,042
Sam Chandler1,002
Robert Burnett823
James McLaren671
T. M. Rae402
Otto O'Regan278
James J. Enright251
S. J. Johnson149
E. J. Kesteron49
James Connah19
Capital Ward
Candidate Votes %
Edward Band (X)2,931
Harold D. Marshall (X)2,596
A. T. MacFarlane1,216
Cecil Elbourne228
Dalhousie Ward
Candidate Votes %
Daniel McCann (X)2,248
Wilbert Hamilton (X)1,989
James J. McVeigh959
R. E. Brule925
James R. Sands742
Elmdale Ward
Candidate Votes %
William H. Marsden (X)1,595
Jim Forward (X)1,458
Henry Bradley1,207
Harry Low825
Victoria Ward
Candidate Votes %
Nelson J. Lacasse (X)1,448
J. P. Nolan (X)1,249
J. T. H. Langdon1,191
Dolphio Bonenfant488
Ottawa Ward
Candidate Votes %
Aristide Belanger (X)1,754
Napoleon Bordeleau (X)1,544
A. Edmond Beauchamp1,159
Riverdale Ward
Candidate Votes %
David McMillan (X)2,287
George Sloan (X)1,967
Harold Maguire784
Robert L. Haggard195
Central Ward
Candidate Votes %
Finley McRae (X)1,969
Fred Jounreaux1,806
T. H. Kirby Bangs1,380
Caroline A. Cullock757
V. R. Leseaux382

References


  • Ottawa Citizen, December 3, 1935