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Parents > United States > California > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1934 - 12:00pm
Polls Open November 06, 1934 - 06:00am
Polls Close November 06, 1934 - 10:00pm
Term Start January 03, 1935 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1939 - 12:00pm
Turnout 41.04% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedPatrick November 13, 2005 04:04pm
Data Sources[Link]
American State Governors, 1776-1976 v1 Joseph and Jessamine Kallenbach
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won06/02/1934
NameFrank F. Merriam Votes1 (100.00%)
Term06/02/1934 - 01/02/1935 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1938
NameCulbert L. Olson Votes1,391,734 (52.49%)
Term01/03/1939 - 01/03/1943 Margin220,715 (+8.32%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 28, 1934 CA Governor - D Primary Upton Sinclair
Aug 28, 1934 CA Governor - R Primary Frank F. Merriam
Aug 28, 1934 CA Governor - CMW Primary Raymond L. Haight
Aug 28, 1934 CA Governor - S Primary Milen C. Dempster
Aug 28, 1934 CA Governor - COM Primary Sam Darcy
Aug 28, 1934 CA Governor - PRG Primary Raymond L. Haight
Aug 28, 1934 CA Governor - PRB Primary Frank F. Merriam
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CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Gov. Frank F. Merriam Upton Sinclair Raymond L. Haight Sam Darcy Milen C. Dempster (W) Scattering  
PartyRepublican Democratic Progressive Communist Socialist  
Uncertified Votes1,138,629 (48.87%) 879,537 (37.75%) 302,519 (12.99%) 5,826 (0.25%) 2,947 (0.13%) 273 (0.01%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -259,092 (-11.12%) -836,110 (-35.89%) -1,132,803 (-48.62%) -1,135,682 (-48.75%) -1,138,356 (-48.86%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $-- $-- $-- $-- $--  
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ENDORSEMENTS
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D Justus S. Wardell [L]
D William Jennings Bryan, Jr.
F Blue Republican
I Irving Grant Thalberg
IS Sesel
R Hikikomori Blitzkrieg!
IndP 6921
D Andrew Bettwy
LBT Smart
 

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