The MPPA fielded four candidates in Douglas and all were successful. This compared to the Labour Party who had nominated 18 candidates and returned only 2 MHKs.
The MPPA withered as their MHKs stepped down from active politics, with subsequent conservatives preferring to contest elections as independents.
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