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Parents > United States > California > Counties > Los Angeles > Los Angeles > Mayor
OfficeMayor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 01, 1961 - 12:00pm
Polls Open May 31, 1961 - 06:00am
Polls Close May 31, 1961 - 11:00pm
Term Start July 01, 1961 - 12:00pm
Term End June 30, 1965 - 12:00pm
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH September 28, 2007 09:06pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyNonpartisan Won04/02/1957
NameC. Norris Poulson Votes311,970 (60.80%)
Term07/01/1957 - 06/30/1961 Margin170,664 (+33.26%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyNonpartisan Won04/06/1965
NameSamuel W. Yorty Votes392,775 (57.93%)
Term07/01/1965 - 06/30/1969 Margin145,462 (+21.46%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Apr 04, 1961 Los Angeles Mayor - Primary C. Norris Poulson
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Name Rep. Samuel W. Yorty (I) Mayor C. Norris Poulson  
PartyNonpartisan Nonpartisan  
Uncertified Votes275,249 (51.45%) 259,760 (48.55%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -15,489 (-2.90%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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