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Parents > United States > New Hampshire > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 06, 1956 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 06, 1956 - 06:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1957 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1959 - 12:00pm
Turnout 48.51% Total Population
ContributorSome say...
Last ModifiedSome say... January 25, 2005 11:01pm
Data SourcesAmerica Votes, Vol 24, Scammon, p. 290
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1954
NameLane Dwinell Votes107,287 (55.12%)
Term01/01/1955 - 01/01/1957 Margin19,943 (+10.25%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/04/1958
NameWesley Powell Votes106,790 (51.65%)
Term01/01/1959 - 01/01/1961 Margin6,835 (+3.31%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 11, 1956 NH Governor - R Primary Lane Dwinell
R 72,911
MAP
United States 1912 - 1959 MAP

CANDIDATES
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Name (I) Gov. Lane Dwinell John Shaw  
PartyRepublican Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)141,578 (54.73%) 117,117 (45.27%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -24,461 (-9.46%)  
Estimated Final283,156 (54.73%) 234,234 (45.27%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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