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Parents > United States > Oregon > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1938 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 08, 1938 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 08, 1938 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 09, 1939 - 12:00pm
Term End January 11, 1943 - 12:00pm
Turnout 39.09% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker July 29, 2005 01:14pm
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1934
NameCharles H. Martin Votes116,677 (38.57%)
Term01/14/1935 - 01/09/1939 Margin21,158 (+6.99%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/03/1942
NameEarl Willcox Snell Votes220,188 (77.87%)
Term01/11/1943 - 01/10/1947 Margin157,627 (+55.75%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 20, 1938 OR Governor - D Primary Henry L. Hess
May 20, 1938 OR Governor - R Primary Charles A. Sprague
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Name Charles A. Sprague Henry L. Hess Others  
PartyRepublican Democratic Other  
Uncertified Votes214,062 (57.41%) 158,744 (42.57%) 57 (0.02%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -55,318 (-14.84%) -214,005 (-57.40%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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