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  TX Governor - Appointment
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OfficeGovernor
Type Appointment
Filing Deadline 00, 1917 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open August 25, 1917 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close August 25, 1917 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start August 25, 1917 - 12:00pm
Term End January 12, 1919 - 12:00pm
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker August 31, 2005 02:09pm
Data SourcesCongressional Quarterly Guide to U S Elections.

American Governors and Gubernatorial Elections, 1775-1978 Glashan.
Description Governor impeached, Lt. Governor became Governor.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1916
NameJames E. "Pa" Ferguson Votes296,667 (81.60%)
Term01/12/1917 - 08/25/1917 Margin247,549 (+68.09%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1918
NameWilliam Pettus Hobby Votes148,982 (84.00%)
Term01/12/1919 - 01/18/1921 Margin122,269 (+68.94%)
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