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  Saylor, John P.
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NameJohn P. Saylor
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Johnstown, Pennsylvania , United States
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Born July 23, 1908
DiedOctober 28, 1973 (65 years)
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InfoSAYLOR, John Phillips, a Representative from Pennsylvania; born in Conemaugh Township, Somerset County, Pa., July 23, 1908; attended the public schools in Johnstown, Pa.; was graduated from Mercersburg Academy in 1925, Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, Pa., in 1929, and Dickinson Law School, Carlisle, Pa., in 1933; was admitted to the bar in 1934 and commenced the practice of law in Johnstown, Pa.; elected city solicitor of Johnstown, Pa., in 1938 and served until 1940; enlisted in the United States Navy on August 6, 1943, commissioned a lieutenant (jg.) in 1943, and discharged in January 1946; elected as a Republican to the Eighty-first Congress, by special election, September 13, 1949, to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Robert L. Coffey; reelected to the twelve succeeding Congresses and served from September 13, 1949, until his death in Houston, Tex., October 28, 1973; interment in Grandview Cemetery, Johnstown, Pa.

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  11/07/1972 PA District 12 Won 68.15% (+36.30%)
  04/25/1972 PA District 12 - R Primary Won 72.33% (+44.66%)
  11/03/1970 PA District 22 Won 57.68% (+16.21%)
  11/05/1968 PA District 22 Won 58.03% (+16.06%)
  11/08/1966 PA District 22 Won 67.48% (+34.97%)
  11/03/1964 PA District 22 Won 56.97% (+13.94%)
  11/06/1962 PA District 22 Won 57.49% (+14.99%)
  11/08/1960 PA District 22 Won 57.35% (+14.70%)
  11/04/1958 PA - District 22 Won 56.98% (+13.97%)
  11/06/1956 PA - District 22 Won 56.94% (+13.88%)
  11/02/1954 PA - District 22 Won 51.88% (+3.75%)
  11/04/1952 PA - District 22 Won 52.43% (+4.86%)
  11/07/1950 PA - District 26 Won 52.50% (+5.01%)
  09/13/1949 PA - District 26 - Special Election Won 53.84% (+7.68%)
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