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OfficeGovernor
Type Appointment
Filing Deadline 00, 1956 - 12:00am Central
Polls Open January 31, 1956 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close January 31, 1956 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 31, 1956 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1957 - 12:00pm
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Last ModifiedRBH December 01, 2017 11:30pm
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Description Appointed Governor after the death of Governor Patterson.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/02/1954
NamePaul L. Patterson Votes322,522 (56.91%)
Term01/03/1955 - 02/01/1956 Margin78,343 (+13.82%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/06/1956
NameRobert D. Holmes Votes369,439 (50.52%)
Term01/14/1957 - 01/12/1959 Margin7,599 (+1.04%)
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Name Elmo Smith  
PartyRepublican  
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Uncertified Votes1 (100.00%)  
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