Home About Chat Users Issues Party Candidates Polling Firms Media News Polls Calendar Key Races United States President Senate House Governors International

New User Account
"A historical political resource." 
Email: Password:

  MS - District 05
RACE DETAILS
Parents > United States > Mississippi > MS - District 05
OfficeHouse of Representatives
Type General Election
Filing Deadline June 01, 1914 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 03, 1914 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 1914 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start March 04, 1915 - 12:00pm
Term End November 24, 1915 - 12:00pm
ContributorThomas Walker
Last ModifiedThomas Walker October 29, 2008 02:55pm
Data SourcesUnited States Congressional Elections, 1788-1997 The Official Results Michael J. Dubin
Description Term ended due to death.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1912
NameSamuel A. Witherspoon Votes7,996 (100.00%)
Term03/04/1913 - 03/03/1915 Margin7,996 (+100.00%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
PartyDemocratic Won01/04/1916
NameWilliam W. Venable Votes6,183 (33.84%)
Term01/05/1916 - 03/03/1917 Margin503 (+2.75%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
MAP
MS CDs 1915-1919 MAP

CANDIDATES
Photo  
Name (I) Rep. Samuel A. Witherspoon C. W. Smith  
PartyDemocratic Socialist  
Campaign Logo  
Certified Votes6,451 (92.81%) 500 (7.19%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -5,951 (-85.61%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
Website  
Entry Date -- --  
Bar
MATCHUP POLLS (0 from 0 pollsters)
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
 


EVENTS
Start Date End Date Type Title Contributor

VIDEO ADVERTISEMENTS
Start Date Candidate Category Ad Tone Lng Title Run Time Contributor

INFORMATION LINKS

NEWS
Date Category Headline Article Contributor

DISCUSSION