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OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline April 03, 1926 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open May 25, 1926 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close May 25, 1926 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 17, 1927 - 12:00pm
Term End January 19, 1931 - 12:00pm
Turnout 9.48% Total Population
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedRBH September 06, 2007 05:18pm
Data SourcesSouthern Primaries and Elections, 1920-1949, p. 10
Description Since no candidate won a majority, the second choice votes for Graves and McDowell were added up to determine a winner.

Alabama Governor Primary Balloting
Contender 1st choice 2nd choice total
Bibb Graves 614932197883471
McDowell 596697943 67612
Carmichael54072 20061
Patterson4741120893

LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1922
NameWilliam W. Brandon Votes113,605 (77.56%)
Term01/15/1923 - 01/17/1927 Margin82,430 (+56.28%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1926
NameBibb Graves Votes93,432 (81.22%)
Term01/17/1927 - 01/19/1931 Margin71,827 (+62.44%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceAL Governor 11/02/1926
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CANDIDATES
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Name Bibb Graves Charles A. McDowell Archibald H. Carmichael A. G. Patterson  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
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Uncertified Votes (0.00% in)61,493 (27.62%) 59,669 (26.80%) 54,072 (24.29%) 47,411 (21.29%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,824 (-0.82%) -7,421 (-3.33%) -14,082 (-6.32%)  
Estimated Final122,986 (27.62%) 119,338 (26.80%) 108,144 (24.29%) 94,822 (21.29%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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