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  WV Governor - D Primary
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Parents > United States > West Virginia > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 05:00pm Central
Polls Open May 10, 1960 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close May 10, 1960 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 03, 1961 - 12:00pm
Term End January 03, 1965 - 12:00pm
Turnout 19.75% Total Population
ContributorRBH
Last ModifiedRBH March 31, 2012 11:53am
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyRepublican Won11/06/1956
NameCecil Underwood Votes440,502 (53.88%)
Term01/03/1957 - 01/03/1961 Margin63,371 (+7.75%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1960
NameWilliam Wallace Barron Votes446,755 (53.99%)
Term01/16/1961 - 01/18/1965 Margin66,090 (+7.99%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceWV Governor 11/08/1960
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Name Attorney General William Wallace Barron Hulett Carlson Smith Treasurer Orel J. Skeen  
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes187,501 (51.02%) 140,079 (38.12%) 39,907 (10.86%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -47,422 (-12.90%) -147,594 (-40.16%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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