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Parents > United States > Illinois > Counties > Cook > Chicago > Mayor
OfficeMayor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline January 16, 1915 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open April 16, 1915 - 07:00am Central
Polls Close April 16, 1915 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start April 26, 1915 - 12:00pm
Term End April 28, 1919 - 11:55pm
# Winners2
Turnout 15.51% Total Population
ContributorCOSDem
Last ModifiedCOSDem September 02, 2004 10:22pm
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Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won04/05/1911
NameCarter H. Harrison, Jr. Votes177,997 (48.53%)
Term04/20/1915 - 04/20/1919 Margin17,325 (+4.72%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won04/05/1919
NameWilliam Hale Thompson Votes259,828 (37.61%)
Term04/20/1919 - 04/20/1923 Margin21,622 (+3.13%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Feb 23, 1915 Chicago Mayor- R Primary
William Hale Thompson
R 176,002
Feb 23, 1915 Chicago Mayor-D Primary
Robert M. Sweitzer
D 289,667
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CANDIDATES (2 Winners)
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Name William Hale Thompson Robert M. Sweitzer Seymour Stedman John H. Hill  
PartyRepublican Democratic Socialist Prohibition  
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Uncertified Votes398,538 (58.78%) 251,061 (37.03%) 24,452 (3.61%) 3,974 (0.59%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -147,477 (-21.75%) -374,086 (-55.17%) -394,564 (-58.19%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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