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  NH Governor - D Primary
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Parents > United States > New Hampshire > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1968 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open September 10, 1968 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close September 10, 1968 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1969 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1971 - 12:00pm
Turnout 6.06% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH November 03, 2009 02:14am
Data Sources1969 New Hampshire Manual for the General Court, p. 526
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1966
NameJohn W. King Votes125,882 (53.88%)
Term01/01/1967 - 01/01/1969 Margin18,623 (+7.97%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/05/1968
NameWalter Peterson Votes149,902 (52.53%)
Term01/01/1969 - 01/01/1971 Margin14,524 (+5.09%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceNH Governor 11/05/1968
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Name Emile R. Bussiere Henry P. Sullivan Vincent P. Dunn John D. Shea Austin F. Quinney (W) Gov. Wesley Powell (W) Meldrim "Mel" Thomson, Jr.
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
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Certified Votes12,021 (32.69%) 10,895 (29.63%) 10,412 (28.31%) 1,338 (3.64%) 934 (2.54%) 483 (1.31%) 399 (1.09%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -1,126 (-3.06%) -1,609 (-4.38%) -10,683 (-29.05%) -11,087 (-30.15%) -11,538 (-31.37%) -11,622 (-31.60%)
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Name (W) Walter Peterson (W) Scattering  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes199 (0.54%) 95 (0.26%)  
Margin-11,822 (-32.15%) -11,926 (-32.43%)  
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