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Parents > United States > Alabama > Governor
OfficeGovernor
TypeDemocratic Primary Election
Filing Deadline April 03, 1958 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open June 03, 1958 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close June 03, 1958 - 07:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1959 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1963 - 12:00pm
Turnout 18.48% Total Population
ContributorPicimpalious
Last ModifiedRBH August 22, 2015 10:50pm
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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  
PartyDemocratic Democratic  
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Certified Votes315,353 (55.74%) 250,451 (44.27%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -64,902 (-11.47%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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Entry Date 00/00/1958 00/00/1958  
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Apr 11, 2004 12:00am Statement George Wallace 1958 gubernatorial campaign commerical transcript  Article User 490 

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