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OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1958 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open November 04, 1958 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 04, 1958 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1959 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1961 - 12:00pm
Turnout 36.29% Total Population
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Last Modified... July 13, 2004 10:49am
Data SourcesThe Michigan Manual: [Link]
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1956
NameG. Mennen "Soapy" Williams Votes1,666,689 (54.65%)
Term01/01/1957 - 01/01/1959 Margin290,313 (+9.52%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1960
NameJohn B. Swainson Votes1,643,634 (50.48%)
Term01/01/1961 - 01/01/1963 Margin41,612 (+1.28%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 05, 1958 MI Governor- D Primary G. Mennen "Soapy" Williams D 451,478
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CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Gov. G. Mennen "Soapy" Williams Paul Douglas Bagwell Ralph Muncy Rollin M. Severance Frank Lovell  
PartyDemocratic Republican Socialist Labor Prohibition Socialist Workers  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)1,225,533 (53.00%) 1,078,089 (46.63%) 3,983 (0.17%) 3,622 (0.16%) 957 (0.04%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -147,444 (-6.38%) -1,221,550 (-52.83%) -1,221,911 (-52.85%) -1,224,576 (-52.96%)  
Estimated Final2,451,066 (53.00%) 2,156,178 (46.63%) 7,966 (0.17%) 7,244 (0.16%) 1,914 (0.04%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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