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Parents > United States > Alabama > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline April 03, 1958 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open May 06, 1958 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close May 06, 1958 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1959 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1963 - 12:00pm
# Winners2
Turnout 10.10% Total Population
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedRBH August 22, 2015 10:49pm
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1954
NameJames E. Folsom, Sr. Votes244,401 (73.37%)
Term01/20/1955 - 01/20/1959 Margin155,713 (+46.75%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/04/1958
NameJohn Patterson Votes234,583 (88.22%)
Term01/20/1959 - 01/20/1963 Margin204,168 (+76.78%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
RaceAL Governor 11/04/1958
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Name Attorney General John Patterson George C. Wallace Jimmy Faulkner Commissioner of Agriculture and Industry A.W. Todd Rep. Laurie C. Battle George Hawkins Commission President C. C. "Jack" Owen
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
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Certified Votes196,859 (31.82%) 162,435 (26.26%) 91,512 (14.79%) 59,240 (9.58%) 38,955 (6.30%) 24,332 (3.93%) 15,270 (2.47%)
Margin0 (0.00%) -34,424 (-5.56%) -105,347 (-17.03%) -137,619 (-22.24%) -157,904 (-25.52%) -172,527 (-27.89%) -181,589 (-29.35%)
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Name Karl Harrison Billy Walker W.E. Dodd John G. Crommelin Shearen Elebash James Gulatte Ralph "Shorty" Price
PartyDemocratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic Democratic
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Certified Votes12,488 (2.02%) 7,963 (1.29%) 4,753 (0.77%) 2,245 (0.36%) 1,177 (0.19%) 798 (0.13%) 655 (0.11%)
Margin-184,371 (-29.80%) -188,896 (-30.53%) -192,106 (-31.05%) -194,614 (-31.46%) -195,682 (-31.63%) -196,061 (-31.69%) -196,204 (-31.71%)
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