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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > Senate Class III
OfficeSenate
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1950 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 07, 1950 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 07, 1950 - 11:00pm
Term Start January 16, 1951 - 12:00pm
Term End January 02, 1957 - 12:00pm
Turnout 33.80% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker November 20, 2003 10:47am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1944
NameFrancis J. Myers Votes1,864,735 (49.99%)
Term01/03/1945 - 01/02/1951 Margin23,792 (+0.64%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1956
NameJoseph Sill Clark Votes2,268,641 (50.08%)
Term01/03/1957 - 01/02/1963 Margin17,970 (+0.40%)
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Name Gov. James H. "Jim" Duff (I) Sen. Francis J. Myers Earl N. Bergerstock Jack Still Lillian R. Narins William J. Van Essen Frank Knotek
PartyRepublican Democratic Prohibition GI's Against Communism Progressive Socialist Socialist Labor
Uncertified Votes1,820,400 (51.30%) 1,694,076 (47.74%) 12,618 (0.36%) 8,353 (0.24%) 5,516 (0.16%) 4,864 (0.14%) 1,596 (0.05%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -126,324 (-3.56%) -1,807,782 (-50.94%) -1,812,047 (-51.06%) -1,814,884 (-51.14%) -1,815,536 (-51.16%) -1,818,804 (-51.25%)
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Name Clyde A. Turner  
PartyMilitant Workers  
Uncertified Votes1,219 (0.03%)  
Margin-1,819,181 (-51.26%)  
Predict Avg.0.00%  
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