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RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > New Mexico > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 04, 1952 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 1952 - 06:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1953 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1955 - 12:00pm
Turnout 35.25% Total Population
ContributorSome say...
Last ModifiedRBH September 12, 2017 08:21pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes, Vol 3, Scammon, p. 265
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/07/1950
NameEdwin L. Mechem Votes96,846 (53.74%)
Term01/03/1951 - 01/03/1953 Margin13,487 (+7.48%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1954
NameJohn F. Simms Votes110,583 (57.01%)
Term01/03/1955 - 01/03/1957 Margin27,210 (+14.03%)
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Name (I) Gov. Edwin L. Mechem Everett Grantham  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Certified Votes129,116 (53.77%) 111,034 (46.24%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -18,082 (-7.53%)  
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