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Parents > United States > Texas > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline June 00, 1941 - 12:00pm
Polls Open June 28, 1941 - 06:00am
Polls Close June 28, 1941 - 11:00pm
Term Start August 04, 1941 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1943 - 12:00pm
Turnout 8.98% Total Population
ContributorNothing wrong, just gone
Last ModifiedRBH December 07, 2011 12:55am
Data SourcesSouthern Primaries and Elections, 1920-1949 (O'Daniel, Johnson, Mann, Dies) and Brownsville Herald, 6/15/1941 (rest)
Description Special election to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Morris Sheppard.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won04/21/1941
NameAndrew Jackson Houston Votes1 (100.00%)
Term04/21/1941 - 06/26/1941 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1942
NameW. Lee "Pappy" O'Daniel Votes260,629 (94.90%)
Term01/03/1943 - 01/03/1949 Margin248,565 (+90.51%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
MAP
KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

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Name Gov. W. Lee "Pappy" O'Daniel Rep. Lyndon B. Johnson Attorney General Gerald C. Mann Rep. Martin Dies, Jr. Samuel N. Morris Joseph "Joe" Thompson St. Rep. Politte Elvins
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Republican
Website
Uncertified Votes175,590 (30.49%) 174,279 (30.26%) 140,807 (24.45%) 80,653 (14.01%) 1,654 (0.29%) 429 (0.07%) 273 (0.05%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,311 (-0.23%) -34,783 (-6.04%) -94,937 (-16.49%) -173,936 (-30.20%) -175,161 (-30.42%) -175,317 (-30.44%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
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MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
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D Andy
MFL The Oncoming Storm
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Name W. R. Jones Joseph C. Bean W. W. King Arlon Barton "Cyclone" Davis Guy B. Fisher John C. Williams W. E. Gilliland
PartyIndependent Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
Website
Uncertified Votes257 (0.05%) 242 (0.04%) 238 (0.04%) 174 (0.03%) 141 (0.02%) 128 (0.02%) 96 (0.02%)
Margin-175,333 (-30.45%) -175,348 (-30.45%) -175,352 (-30.45%) -175,416 (-30.46%) -175,449 (-30.47%) -175,462 (-30.47%) -175,494 (-30.47%)
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
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MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
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