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  Chase, Solon
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NameSolon Chase
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Chase's Mills, Maine , United States
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Born January 14, 1822
Died November 24, 1909 (87 years)
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May 12, 2013 05:34pm
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InfoCHASE, Solon - Agricultural leader from Maine.

Chase was born 1/14/1822 in Chase's Mills ME, the son of Isaac & Eunice Chase. He attended Gorham Academy and applied to the US Military Academy but was rejected for physical reasons.

ME State House (R) 1861-2

Appointed collector of internal revenue but not confirmed during the Andrew Johnson administration.

Publisher, Chase Mills Chronicle, 1875-9, then the Greenback Labor Chronicle 1880, then Chase's Inquirer 1880-1, then Them Steers 1882-3.

Delegate to the Greenback National Convention of 1876 and active in party affairs from 1876 to 1884

Chairman of the Maine state Greenback convention 1878

Candidate for US House (G-ME) 1878

Postmaster of Chase's Mills 1879

Candidate for US Senate (G-ME) 1880

Candidate for Governor (G-ME) 1882

James T. Havel, U.S. Presidential Candidates and the Elections, 1:105; photo source = [Link]

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  05/29/1884 US President - Greenback Convention Lost 0.47% (-75.35%)
  05/14/1884 US President - Anti-Monopoly Convention Lost 0.76% (-93.18%)
  09/11/1882 ME Governor Lost 0.96% (-51.39%)
  06/11/1880 US President - Greenback Convention Lost 7.36% (-51.98%)
  09/09/1878 ME District 2 Lost 36.46% (-12.74%)
  09/11/1876 ME District 2 Lost 2.24% (-53.48%)
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