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Parents > United States > Mississippi > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1939 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 07, 1939 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1939 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 16, 1940 - 12:00pm
Term End December 26, 1943 - 12:00pm
Turnout 3.07% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker July 29, 2005 12:40am
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections
American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1935
NameHugh L. White Votes45,881 (100.00%)
Term01/21/1936 - 01/16/1940 Margin45,881 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1943
NameThomas L. Bailey Votes50,488 (100.00%)
Term01/18/1944 - 11/02/1946 Margin50,488 (+100.00%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Aug 08, 1939 MS Governor - D Primary Paul B. Johnson, Sr. D 307,490
Aug 29, 1939 MS Governor - D Runoff Paul B. Johnson, Sr. D 299,344
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Name Rep. Paul B. Johnson, Sr.  
PartyDemocratic  
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Uncertified Votes61,614 (100.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%)  
Predict Avg.0.00%  
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