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George MacLachlan
George MacLachlan (February 7, 1881 – November 23, 1962) was a provincial level politician from Alberta, Canada. He was born in Glasgow, Scotland.[1]Contents1 Early life 2 Provincial politics 3 External links 4 ReferencesEarly life[edit] MacLachlan and his family would move to the area of Clyde, Alberta
Alberta
in 1904. The edge of his homestead would later be surveyed by the government and become part of Highway 2, when construction began in 1906. He began his political career on the municipal level when he was elected twice to the serve on the local council in 1907 and 1909. He served on the council with future premier Herbert Greenfield
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Alberta
Alberta
Alberta
(/ælˈbɜːrtə/ ( listen)) is a western province of Canada. With an estimated population of 4,067,175 as of 2016 census,[1] it is Canada's fourth most populous province and the most populous of Canada's three prairie provinces. Its area is about 660,000 square kilometres (250,000 sq mi). Alberta
Alberta
and its neighbour Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan
were districts of the Northwest Territories until they were established as provinces on September 1, 1905.[5] The premier has been Rachel Notley
Rachel Notley
since May 2015. Alberta
Alberta
is bounded by the provinces of British Columbia
British Columbia
to the west and Saskatchewan
Saskatchewan
to the east, the Northwest Territories
Northwest Territories
to the north, and the U.S. state
U.S

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Alberta General Election, 1935
Richard G. Reid United FarmersPremier-designate William Aberhart Social CreditThe Alberta
Alberta
general election of 1935 was the eighth general election for the Province of Alberta, Canada. It was held on August 22, 1935, to elect members of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. The newly founded Social Credit Party of Alberta
Alberta
won a sweeping victory, unseating the 14-year government of the United Farmers of Alberta. It was one of only four times that Alberta
Alberta
has changed governments. Premier John E. Brownlee had resigned on July 10, 1934, when he was sued and found liable for the seduction of a young clerk working in the Attorney-General's office. Although the verdict was immediately set aside by the presiding judge, the scandal seriously damaged the UFA's reputation among socially conservative Albertans. Provincial Treasurer Richard G. Reid
Richard G

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Special
Special
Special
or specials may refer to:Contents1 Music 2 Film and television 3 Other uses 4 See alsoMusic[edit] Special
Special
(album), a 1992 album by Vesta Williams "Special" (Garbage song), 1998 "Special
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Pembina (Alberta Provincial Electoral District)
Pembina was a provincial electoral district in Alberta, Canada. It was mandated to return a single member to the Legislative Assembly of Alberta from 1909 to 1971. Plebiscite results[edit] 1957 liquor plebiscite[edit]1957 Alberta liquor plebiscite results: Pembina[1]Question A: Do you approve additional types of outlets for the sale of beer, wine and spirituous liquor subject to a local vote?Ballot Choice Votes %Yes 1,375 52.12%No 1,263 47.88%Total Votes 2,638 100%Rejected, Spoiled and Declined 757,240 Eligible Electors, Turnout 37.47%On October 30, 1957 a stand alone plebiscite was held province wide in all 50 of the then current provincial electoral districts in Alberta. The government decided to consult Alberta voters to decide on liquor sales and mixed drinking after a divisive debate in the Legislature. The plebiscite was intended to deal with the growing demand for reforming antiquated liquor control laws.[2] The plebiscite was conducted in two parts
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Legislative Assembly Of Alberta
Government     New Democratic (54)Official Opposition:     United Conservative (25)Other Parties:     Alberta Party
Alberta Party
(3)      Liberal (1)      Progressive Conservative (1)      Independent (1)      Vacant (2)ElectionsLast electionMay 5, 2015Next electionMay 31, 2019 or earlierMeeting place
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Google Books
Google
Google
Books (previously known as Google
Google
Book
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Canada
Coordinates: 60°N 95°W / 60°N 95°W / 60; -95CanadaFlagMotto: A Mari Usque Ad Mare  (Latin) (English: "From Sea to Sea")Anthem: "O Canada"Royal anthem: "God Save the Queen"[1]Capital Ottawa 45°24′N 75°40′W / 45.400°N 75.667°W / 45.400; -75.667Largest city TorontoOfficial languagesEnglish FrenchEthnic groupsList of ethnicities74.3% European 14.5% Asian 5.1% Indigenous 3.4% Caribbean and Latin American 2.9% African 0.2% Oceanian[2]ReligionList of religions67.2% Christianity 23.9% Non-religious 3.2% Islam 1.5% Hinduism 1.4% Sikhism 1.1% Buddhism 1.0% Judaism 0.6% Other -[3]Demonym CanadianGovernment Federal parliamentary constitutional monarchy[4]• MonarchElizabeth II• Governor GeneralJulie Payette• Prime MinisterJustin Trudeau• Chie
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Alberta Social Credit Party
The Alberta
Alberta
Social Credit
Social Credit
Party was a provincial political party in Alberta, Canada, that was founded on social credit monetary policy put forward by Clifford Hugh Douglas and on conservative Christian social values. The Canadian social credit movement was largely an out-growth of the Alberta
Alberta
Social Credit
Social Credit
Party. The Social Credit
Social Credit
Party of Canada was strongest in Alberta, before developing a base in Quebec
Quebec
when Réal Caouette
Réal Caouette
agreed to merge his Ralliement créditiste movement into the federal party
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United Farmers Of Alberta
The United Farmers of Alberta
Alberta
(UFA) is an association of Alberta farmers that has served different roles in its 100-year history – as a lobby group, a successful political party, and as a farm-supply retail chain. As a political party, it formed the government of Alberta
Alberta
from 1921 to 1935.[1] Since 1935, it has primarily been an agricultural supply cooperative headquartered in Calgary, Alberta
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Alberta Highway 2
Route map: Google Template:Attached KML/ Alberta
Alberta
Highway 2 KML is not from WikidataHighway 2Highway 2 highlighted in redRoute informationLength 1,273 km[a] (791 mi)Major junctionsSouth end US 89 at U.S
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Clyde, Alberta
Clyde is a village in northern Alberta, Canada. It is located north of Edmonton and east of Westlock, near the junction of Highway 18 and Highway 2. It was incorporated in 1914 and named after George D. Clyde, a local entrepreneur and the community's first postmaster.[4][5]Contents1 Demographics 2 See also 3 References 4 External linksDemographics[edit] In the 2016 Census of Population conducted by Statistics Canada, the Village of Clyde recorded a population of 430 living in 179 of its 198 total private dwellings, a 2998855000000000000♠−14.5% change from its 2011 population of 503. With a land area of 1.31 km2 (0.51 sq mi), it had a population density of 328.2/km2 (850.1/sq mi) in 2016.[3] In the 2011 Census, the Village of Clyde had a population of 503 living in 197 of its 211 total dwellings, a 7% change from its 2006 population of 470
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Glasgow, Scotland
Glasgow
Glasgow
(/ˈɡlɑːzɡoʊ, ˈɡlɑːs-, ˈɡlæz-, ˈɡlæs-/;[6][7] Scots: Glesga /ˈɡlezɡə/; Scottish Gaelic: Glaschu [ˈkl̪ˠas̪əxu]) is the largest city in Scotland, and third most populous in the United Kingdom. Historically part of Lanarkshire, the city now forms the Glasgow
Glasgow
City council area, one of the 32 council areas of Scotland; the local authority is Glasgow
Glasgow
City Council. Glasgow
Glasgow
is situated on the River Clyde
River Clyde
in the country's West Central Lowlands. Inhabitants of the city are referred to as "Glaswegians" or "Weegies". It is the fourth most visited city in the UK. Glasgow
Glasgow
grew from a small rural settlement on the River Clyde
River Clyde
to become the largest seaport in Britain
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Alberta General Election, 1921
Charles Stewart LiberalPremier-designate Herbert Greenfield United FarmersThe Alberta
Alberta
general election of 1921 was the fifth general election for the Province of Alberta, Canada. It was held on July 18, 1921, to elect members to the 5th Alberta
Alberta
Legislative Assembly. It was one of only four times that Alberta
Alberta
has changed governments. The Liberal Party, which had governed the province since its creation in 1905, lead by Charles Stewart at the time of the election, was defeated by a very-new United Farmers of Alberta
Alberta
political party. The UFA was an agricultural lobby organization that was contesting its first general election. It had one sitting MLA at the time of the election: Alex Moore (Cochrane). (The UFA was led by president Henry Wise Wood. After the UFA's victory, he declined to take the leadership of the government and become Premier
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Alberta General Election, 1940
William Aberhart Social CreditPremier-designate William Aberhart Social CreditThe Alberta
Alberta
general election of 1940 was the ninth general election for the Province of Alberta, Canada, was held on March 21, 1940, to elect members of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. Despite its failure to implement its key policy, providing prosperity certificates to all Albertans, the Social Credit Party of Premier William Aberhart
William Aberhart
won a second term in government
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Alberta General Election, 1944
Ernest Manning Social CreditPremier after election Ernest Manning Social CreditThe Alberta
Alberta
general election of 1944 was the tenth general election for the Province of Alberta, Canada. The Assembly was dissolved on July 8, 1944, and the vote was held on August 8, 1944, to elect members of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta.Contents1 Overview 2 Results 3 The campaign3.1 Social Credit 3.2 Independents 3.3 Cooperative Commonwealth 3.4 Labor Progressive 3.5 Farmer-Labor 3.6 Election night4 Soldiers' vote4.1 Results5 Key races5.1 Edmonton 5.2 Red Deer 5.3 Rocky Mountain House 5.4 Warner6 Members elected 7 References 8 External linksOverview[edit] The election was the first contested by leader Ernest C. Manning. He became leader after the death of Social Credit Party founder and premier William Aberhart
William Aberhart
in 1943
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