The 46th Prince Edward Island general election was held in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island on December 11, 1947.The governing Liberals of Premier J. Walter Jones were able increase their majority in the Legislature over the opposition Progressive Conservatives, led by former Premier William J.P. MacMillan.

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  • The 46th Prince Edward Island general election was held in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island on December 11, 1947.The governing Liberals of Premier J. Walter Jones were able increase their majority in the Legislature over the opposition Progressive Conservatives, led by former Premier William J.P. MacMillan. This would be MacMillan's last election as PC leader.The democratic socialist Co-operative Commonwealth Federation increased their share of the vote marginally, but were unable to capture any seats. Cyrus Gallant, the CCF's candidate for Assembleyman in 3rd Prince, made history as the first third party candidate to place second in an electoral contest over one of the two major party candidates. (en)
  • The 1947 Prince Edward Island general election was held in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island on December 11, 1947.The governing Liberals of Premier J. Walter Jones were able to increase their majority in the Legislature over the opposition Progressive Conservatives, led by former Premier William J.P. MacMillan. This would be MacMillan's last election as PC leader.The democratic socialist Co-operative Commonwealth Federation increased their share of the vote marginally, but were unable to capture any seats. Cyrus Gallant, the CCF's candidate for Assembleyman in 3rd Prince, made history as the first third party candidate to place second in an electoral contest over one of the two major party candidates. (en)
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  • The 46th Prince Edward Island general election was held in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island on December 11, 1947.The governing Liberals of Premier J. Walter Jones were able increase their majority in the Legislature over the opposition Progressive Conservatives, led by former Premier William J.P. MacMillan. (en)
  • The 1947 Prince Edward Island general election was held in the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island on December 11, 1947.The governing Liberals of Premier J. Walter Jones were able to increase their majority in the Legislature over the opposition Progressive Conservatives, led by former Premier William J.P. MacMillan. (en)
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