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  Winstead, Arthur
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AffiliationDemocratic  
 
NameArthur Winstead
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Philadelphia, Mississippi , United States
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Born January 06, 1904
Died March 14, 1995 (91 years)
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Last ModifiedRBH
Jan 03, 2010 07:31pm
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Infoborn near Philadelphia, Neshoba County, Miss., January 6, 1904; attended the public schools, Clarke Memorial College, Newton, Miss., and the University of Alabama at Tuscaloosa; was graduated from Mississippi Southern College at Hattiesburg in 1931; engaged in agricultural pursuits; superintendent of education of Neshoba County, Miss., 1935-1942; elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-eighth and to the ten succeeding Congresses (January 3, 1943-January 3, 1965); unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1964 to the Eighty-ninth Congress; resumed agricultural pursuits; automobile dealer; commissioner, Mississippi department of Public Welfare, 1968-1971; died March 14, 1995 in Philadelphia, Miss.; interment at Cedar Lawn Cemetery, Philadelphia, Miss.


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  11/03/1964 MS District 4 Lost 44.30% (-11.40%)
  06/02/1964 MS District 4 - D Primary Won 61.84% (+42.73%)
  11/06/1962 MS District 4 Won 82.97% (+65.93%)
  11/08/1960 MS District 5 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  06/07/1960 MS District 5 - D Primary Won 76.71% (+55.21%)
  11/04/1958 MS - District 05 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  08/28/1958 MS District 5 - D Primary Won 79.46% (+61.71%)
  11/06/1956 MS - District 05 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/02/1954 MS - District 05 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/04/1952 MS - District 05 Won 94.10% (+88.21%)
  11/07/1950 MS District 5 Won 97.55% (+95.11%)
  11/02/1948 MS - District 05 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/05/1946 MS - District 05 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/07/1944 MS - District 05 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  11/03/1942 MS - District 05 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
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