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  MS Governor - D Runoff
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Parents > United States > Mississippi > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1939 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open August 29, 1939 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close August 29, 1939 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 16, 1940 - 12:00pm
Term End December 26, 1943 - 12:00pm
Turnout 14.89% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH June 16, 2011 01:57am
Data SourcesSouthern Primaries and Elections, 1920-1949 (Heard/Strong), p. 81
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 Won11/07/1939
NamePaul B. Johnson, Sr. Votes61,614 (100.00%)
Term01/16/1940 - 12/26/1943 Margin61,614 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceMS Governor 11/07/1939
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Name Rep. Paul B. Johnson, Sr. Gov. Martin S. Conner  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes163,620 (54.66%) 135,724 (45.34%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -27,896 (-9.32%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
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