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  Bulwinkle, Alfred L.
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AffiliationDemocratic   
NameAlfred L. Bulwinkle
Address Gaston County
Gastonia, North Carolina , United States
EmailNone
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Born April 21, 1883
DiedAugust 31, 1950 (67 years)
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifedRBH
Jan 04, 2015 02:41am
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InfoBULWINKLE, Alfred Lee, a Representative from North Carolina; born in Charleston, S.C., April 21, 1883; moved with his parents to Dallas, N.C., in 1891; attended the common schools; studied law at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; was admitted to the bar in 1904 and commenced practice in Dallas, Gaston County, N.C.; prosecuting attorney for the municipal court of Gastonia 1913-1916; captain in Company B, First Infantry, North Carolina National Guard, 1909-1917; served on the Mexican border in 1916 and 1917; during the First World War served as a major in command of the Second Battalion, One Hundred and Thirteenth Field Artillery, Fifty-fifth Brigade, Thirtieth Division, American Expeditionary Forces

US House (D-NC) 1921-1929, 1931-1950; unsuccessful candidate for reelection in 1928; chairman, Committee on Memorials (Seventy-sixth Congress)

Delegate to the International Aviation Conference at Chicago, Ill., in 1944; United States adviser, International Civil Aviation Organization at Montreal, Canada, and Geneva, Switzerland, in 1947

Died in Gastonia, N.C., August 31, 1950; interment in Oakwood Cemetery.

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  11/02/1948 NC District 11 Won 64.93% (+29.85%)
  05/29/1948 NC District 11 - D Primary Won 57.62% (+15.24%)
  11/05/1946 NC District 11 Won 58.47% (+16.94%)
  11/07/1944 NC District 11 Won 65.57% (+31.14%)
  11/03/1942 NC District 11 Won 100.00% (+100.00%)
  05/30/1942 NC District 11 - D Primary Won 79.99% (+59.97%)
  11/05/1940 NC District 10 Won 69.79% (+39.57%)
  11/08/1938 NC District 10 Won 56.53% (+13.07%)
  06/04/1938 NC District 10 - D Primary Won 52.95% (+5.90%)
  11/03/1936 NC District 10 Won 65.52% (+31.05%)
  06/06/1936 NC District 10 - D Primary Won 55.68% (+17.67%)
  11/06/1934 NC - District 10 Won 53.48% (+6.97%)
  06/02/1934 NC - District 10 - D Primary Won 52.54% (+5.08%)
  11/08/1932 NC - District 10 Won 59.69% (+19.38%)
  11/04/1930 NC District 09 Won 53.81% (+7.61%)
  07/05/1930 NC District 09 - D Runoff Won 53.56% (+7.11%)
  06/07/1930 NC District 09 - D Primary Won 47.98% (+1.65%)
  11/06/1928 NC District 09 Lost 48.42% (-3.15%)
  06/02/1928 NC District 09 - D Primary Won 62.64% (+25.77%)
  11/02/1926 NC District 09 Won 56.80% (+13.60%)
  06/05/1926 NC District 09 - D Primary Won 95.45% (+90.91%)
  11/04/1924 NC District 09 Won 57.67% (+15.34%)
  06/07/1924 NC District 09 - D Primary Won 94.37% (+88.74%)
  11/07/1922 NC District 09 Won 59.87% (+19.74%)
  11/02/1920 NC District 09 Won 52.97% (+5.94%)
  06/05/1920 NC District 09 - D Primary Won 30.18% (+3.03%)
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