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  Former mayor wins in Denver Election and Commission Government is Overthrown—Gets 9 , 000 Majority in Big Vote-Will Take Office in Week and Begin New System of City Government
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Last EditedBrentinCO  Jan 12, 2020 07:36pm
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News DateThursday, May 11, 1916 01:00:00 AM UTC0:0
DescriptionIn Yesterdays municipal election here Former Mayor Robert W. Speer won a sweeping victory over all his opponents and as a result commission government which has been in force in Denver for the past four years was completely overthrown. The election of Speer by a majority of 9,000 votes returns the old aldermanic form of government to Denver with but a few small changes.
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