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Labour Wins Clifton
MELBOURNE, Sun. - Mr J. L. Cremean, the Labour candidate, won the by-election for the Clif- ton Hill seat in the Legislative Assembly on Saturday. He de- feated Mr K. C. Miller, the Com- munist candidate, by a majority of more than 7,000, and thus succeeds his brother, the late Mr H. M. Cremean, who represented Clifton Hill for many years until his death recently.
A feature of the election was an increase in the Communist vote. When counting: concluded tonight, the final figures, including postal votes, were: J. L. Cremean (Lab.), 12,048; K. C. Miller (Comsn.) 5,525. Majority for Cremean, 7,123.