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Parents > United States > Arkansas > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 1954 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1954 - 06:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1955 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1957 - 12:00pm
Turnout 17.55% Total Population
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Last ModifiedRBH September 22, 2019 12:58am
Data SourcesAmerica Votes, Scammon, Vol 1, p. 16-17
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1952
NameFrancis Adam Cherry Votes342,292 (87.41%)
Term01/13/1953 - 01/13/1955 Margin293,000 (+74.82%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1956
NameOrval E. Faubus Votes321,797 (80.65%)
Term01/03/1957 - 01/03/1959 Margin244,582 (+61.30%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jul 27, 1954 AR Governor - D Primary
Francis Adam Cherry
D 324,599
Aug 10, 1954 AR Governor - D Runoff
Orval E. Faubus
D 375,837
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Name Orval E. Faubus Pratt C. Remmel Scattering  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes208,121 (62.09%) 127,004 (37.89%) 51 (0.02%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -81,117 (-24.20%) -208,070 (-62.08%)  
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