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  MO US Senate - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Missouri > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline November 05, 1918 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 05, 1918 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 05, 1918 - 07:00pm
Term Start November 06, 1918 - 12:00pm
Term End March 03, 1921 - 11:00am
Turnout 17.54% Total Population
ContributorBen
Last ModifiedRBH October 19, 2009 01:24pm
Data SourcesSenators of the United States: 1789-2005
Senate Historical Office

Biographical Directory of the United States Congress
Clerk of the House of Representatives

United States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results Michael J. Dubin
Description Special election to fill the unexpired term of Senator William Stone who died in office.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won04/30/1918
NameXenophon P. Wilfley Votes1 (100.00%)
Term04/30/1918 - 11/05/1918 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1920
NameSeldon Palmer Spencer Votes711,161 (53.65%)
Term03/04/1921 - 05/16/1925 Margin121,663 (+9.18%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 06, 1918 MO US Senate - R Primary Seldon Palmer Spencer
Aug 06, 1918 MO US Senate - D Primary Joseph W. Folk
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Name Seldon Palmer Spencer Gov. Joseph W. Folk Caleb Lipscomb William Wesley Cox  
PartyRepublican Democratic Socialist Socialist Labor  
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Uncertified Votes302,680 (52.39%) 267,397 (46.29%) 6,725 (1.16%) 904 (0.16%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -35,283 (-6.11%) -295,955 (-51.23%) -301,776 (-52.24%)  
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