Social Credit Candidates, 1953 Manitoba Provincial Election - Jemima F. Webster (Winnipeg South)

Jemima F. Webster (Winnipeg South)

Webster was a teacher, and a longtime advocate of social credit principles. She had previously lived in Alberta, where the Social Credit Party had been in government since 1935. She received 566 votes (1.94%) on the first count, finishing ninth out of nine candidates. Webster was eliminated after the third count, having increased her total to 594 votes (2.04%).

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