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  Boston Mayor - Primary
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Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Counties > Suffolk > Boston > Mayor
OfficeMayor
Type Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1955 - 03:00pm
Polls Open September 27, 1955 - 05:00am
Polls Close September 27, 1955 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 01, 1956 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1960 - 12:00pm
Turnout 16.23% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH May 23, 2009 04:39pm
Data SourcesChristian Science Monitor, 9/28/1955
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyNonpartisan Won11/06/1951
NameJohn B. Hynes Votes154,206 (66.88%)
Term01/01/1952 - 01/01/1956 Margin77,852 (+33.76%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyNonpartisan Won11/08/1955
NameJohn B. Hynes Votes124,447 (52.77%)
Term01/01/1956 - 01/01/1960 Margin13,053 (+5.53%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceBoston Mayor 11/08/1955
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Name (I) Mayor John B. Hynes John E. Powers Mayor James Michael Curley St. Sen. Chester A. Dolan  
PartyNonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan  
Uncertified Votes50,934 (39.16%) 36,417 (28.00%) 24,185 (18.60%) 18,528 (14.25%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -14,517 (-11.16%) -26,749 (-20.57%) -32,406 (-24.92%)  
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