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  Boston Mayor
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Massachusetts > Counties > Suffolk > Boston > Mayor
OfficeMayor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1959 - 03:00pm
Polls Open November 03, 1959 - 05:00am
Polls Close November 03, 1959 - 07:00pm
Term Start January 01, 1960 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1964 - 12:00pm
Turnout 25.50% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH September 28, 2010 03:32am
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Description
LAST 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
PartyNonpartisan Won11/05/1963
NameJohn F. Collins Votes108,624 (59.79%)
Term01/01/1964 - 01/01/1968 Margin35,557 (+19.57%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 22, 1959 Boston Mayor - Primary John E. Powers
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KEY RACE? 0.0000000000 Average
LEANING PREDICTIONS    Detail
CandidateSlightLeanStrongSafe
Leaning Call: 0 (0.00%)
Weighted Call: 0 (0.00%)

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Name John F. Collins John E. Powers (W) Others  
PartyNonpartisan Nonpartisan Nonpartisan  
Website  
Certified Votes114,210 (55.89%) 90,142 (44.11%) 4 (0.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -24,068 (-11.78%) -114,206 (-55.89%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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