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  NC US Senate - D Primary
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Parents > United States > North Carolina > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline April 01, 1954 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open May 29, 1954 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close May 29, 1954 - 03:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1955 - 11:00am
Term End January 03, 1961 - 11:00am
Turnout 15.13% Total Population
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedRBH September 11, 2019 01:46am
Data SourcesNorth Carolina Manual 1955
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won07/10/1953
NameAlton A. Lennon Votes1 (100.00%)
Term07/10/1953 - 11/28/1954 Margin1 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1954
NameW. Kerr Scott Votes402,268 (100.00%)
Term11/29/1954 - 01/03/1955 Margin402,260 (+99.99%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceNC US Senate - Special Election 11/02/1954
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Name Gov. W. Kerr Scott (I) Sen. Alton A. Lennon Alvin Wingfield, Jr. Henry L. Sprinkle A.E. Turner Olla Ray Boyd W.M. Bostick
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
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Uncertified Votes312,053 (50.77%) 286,730 (46.65%) 7,999 (1.30%) 2,548 (0.42%) 2,361 (0.38%) 1,674 (0.27%) 1,293 (0.21%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -25,323 (-4.12%) -304,054 (-49.47%) -309,505 (-50.35%) -309,692 (-50.38%) -310,379 (-50.50%) -310,760 (-50.56%)
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