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1949 Chawallian Flag 1969
Chawosaurian Legislative Election in Canada, 1959
Communist Supermajority
December 31, 1959
Majority party Minority party
Leader Jonathan Lothian MacCarthy Jacob Potter
Party Liberal Progressive Conservative
Leader since January 1, 1940 June 3, 1959
Leader's seat Vancouver Quebec City
Popular vote 71,483,275 22,484,321
Percentage 68.4% 21.5%
1959 Chawosaurian Legislative Election in Canada
Map of the 1959 election - Liberal Hold.
MP before election
Jonathan Lothian MacCarthy
Liberal Party
Elected MP
Jonathan Lothian MacCarthy
Liberal Party
The Chawosaurian Legislative Election in Canada of 1959 was held on December 31, 1959, in the middle of the 1959 legislative elections. This election was won by the Incumbent, Jonathan Lothian MacCarthy, a Liberal hold. MacCarthy defeated Jacob Potter. The main issue of this election of the Chum Famine of '59 in the Pacific Ocean, Jacob Potter's response was negative and said the government should not intervene, this backfired and led to MacCarthy winning reelection. The Chum Famine of '59 sparked widespread animal awareness, environmentalism, and a call for animal rights.