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Parents > United States > Alabama > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline April 03, 1950 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 07, 1950 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 07, 1950 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1951 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1955 - 12:00pm
Turnout 5.54% Total Population
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedChronicler November 04, 2006 10:50am
Data SourcesOfficial returns printed in America Votes vol. 1, p. 1.
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1946
NameJames E. Folsom, Sr. Votes174,962 (88.67%)
Term01/20/1947 - 01/20/1951 Margin152,600 (+77.33%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1954
NameJames E. Folsom, Sr. Votes244,401 (73.37%)
Term01/20/1955 - 01/20/1959 Margin155,713 (+46.75%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 02, 1950 AL Governor - D Primary Gordon Persons D 402,186
Jun 05, 1950 AL Governor R Primary John S. Crowder R 1
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Name Gordon Persons John S. Crowder  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes154,414 (91.08%) 15,127 (8.92%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -139,287 (-82.16%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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Entry Date 00/00/1950 00/00/1950  
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