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OfficeMayor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 1965 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 02, 1965 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 02, 1965 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 01, 1966 - 12:00pm
Term End January 01, 1970 - 12:00pm
Turnout 109.30% Registered 32.82% Total Population
Contributornystate63
Last Modifiedbudgeteer December 25, 2017 04:18pm
Data SourcesNew York City Board of Elections
Description Lindsay also ran on the Liberal and Independent Citizens lines. REP 867,310 LIB/INC 281,796

Beame also ran on the Civil Service and City Fusion lines. DEM 983,109 CSI/FUS 63,590
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1961
NameRobert F. Wagner, Jr. Votes1,237,421 (51.03%)
Term01/01/1962 - 01/01/1966 Margin401,730 (+16.57%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyLiberal Won11/04/1969
NameJohn V. Lindsay Votes1,012,633 (42.35%)
Term01/01/1970 - 01/01/1974 Margin180,861 (+7.56%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Sep 14, 1965 NYC Mayor - D Primary Abraham D. "Abe" Beame D 750,139
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CANDIDATES
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Name Rep. John V. Lindsay Controller Abraham D. "Abe" Beame William F. Buckley Vito P. Battista Clifton DeBerry Eric Hass  
PartyRepublican Democratic Conservative United Taxpayers Socialist Workers Socialist Labor  
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Certified Votes1,149,106 (44.99%) 1,046,699 (40.98%) 341,226 (13.36%) 11,104 (0.44%) 3,977 (0.16%) 2,087 (0.08%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -102,407 (-4.01%) -807,880 (-31.63%) -1,138,002 (-44.55%) -1,145,129 (-44.83%) -1,147,019 (-44.91%)  
Fusion Votes
Republican867,310
Liberal281,796
Democratic983,109
CSI Civil Service Independent63,590
 
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand 12/1 $2,500,000.00 12/1 $1,615,081.00 12/1 $245,003.00 $-- $-- $--  
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MATCHUP POLLS (2 from 2 pollsters)
Adj Poll Avg41.31%-- 41.39%-- 14.36%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%-- 0.00%--  
New York Herald-Tribune 
11/01/65-11/01/65
41.00% -- 39.00% -- 15.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
New York Daily News 
11/01/65-11/01/65
42.00% -- 40.00% -- 18.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% -- 0.00% --
ENDORSEMENTS
Endorsements
D Carol Greitzer [L]
D Andy
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  New York Times
  New York Post
Veg Thomas Walker
D Edward I. Koch
 


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Oct 09, 2005 03:00pm Election Guide A Campaign to Remember: The Mixed Legacy of John V. Lindsay's 1965 Race for Mayor  Article User 13 

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