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  PA - District 24 - Special Election
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Parents > United States > Pennsylvania > PA - District 24
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type Special Election
Filing Deadline September 01, 1915 - 09:00am Central
Polls Open November 02, 1915 - 10:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1915 - 08:05pm Central
Term Start December 06, 1915 - 12:10pm
Term End March 04, 1917 - 12:00pm
ContributorChronicler
Last ModifiedChronicler June 09, 2007 03:13pm
Data SourcesMichael J. Dubin, United States Congressional Elections 1788-1997, p. 406.
Description Special election held to fill the vacancy occasioned by the death of Rep. Brown before Congress assembled.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won11/03/1914
NameWilliam A. Brown Votes14,694 (40.99%)
Term03/04/1915 - 03/05/1915 Margin3,923 (+10.94%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyRepublican Won11/07/1916
NameHenry W. Temple Votes22,839 (54.35%)
Term03/04/1917 - 03/04/1919 Margin8,160 (+19.42%)
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Name Rep. Henry W. Temple Carl E. Gibson W.K. Ramsey A.S. Hunter  
PartyRepublican Democratic Socialist Prohibition  
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Certified Votes27,307 (65.55%) 9,295 (22.31%) 3,362 (8.07%) 1,694 (4.07%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -18,012 (-43.24%) -23,945 (-57.48%) -25,613 (-61.48%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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