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  GA Governor - D Primary
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OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1950 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open June 28, 1950 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close June 28, 1950 - 08:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1951 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1955 - 12:00pm
Turnout 16.93% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH April 04, 2010 11:39am
Data Sources[Link]
Description Unit vote totals
Talmadge: 295
Thompson: 115
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1948
NameHerman Talmadge Votes354,711 (97.51%)
Term11/17/1948 - 01/11/1951 Margin346,694 (+95.31%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1950
NameHerman Talmadge Votes230,771 (98.44%)
Term01/03/1951 - 01/03/1955 Margin227,446 (+97.02%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceGA Governor 11/07/1950
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Name (I) Gov. Herman Talmadge Gov. Melvin E. Thompson C. O. Baker Pat Avery Mrs. J. W. Jenkins  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes287,637 (49.33%) 279,137 (47.88%) 10,250 (1.76%) 3,050 (0.52%) 2,963 (0.51%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -8,500 (-1.46%) -277,387 (-47.58%) -284,587 (-48.81%) -284,674 (-48.83%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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