Local government service
In March 1931, following a request from Paddington Council, the Minister for Local Government appointed Thomas W McLaren as a replacement to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Thomas Hodge.
The information about this alderman was compiled in collaboration with Woollahra Library and Information Service.
‘Paddington’s Labor Stalwarts’, The Labor Daily, 25 February 1929, p. 8, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article239962197
‘New alderman’, The Sydney Morning Herald, 10 March 1931, p. 8, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article16760547