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Parents > United States > Alabama > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline April 03, 1950 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 05, 1946 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 05, 1946 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 20, 1947 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1951 - 12:00pm
Turnout 6.97% Total Population
ContributorUser 490
Last ModifiedRBH May 25, 2011 08:45pm
Data SourcesOfficial returns printed in America Votes vol. 1, p. 1.
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LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/03/1942
NameChauncey Sparks Votes69,048 (88.96%)
Term01/19/1943 - 01/20/1947 Margin60,881 (+78.44%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1950
NameGordon Persons Votes154,414 (91.08%)
Term01/20/1951 - 01/20/1955 Margin139,287 (+82.16%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
Jun 04, 1946 AL Governor - D Primary James E. Folsom, Sr.
D 364,535
Jun 04, 1946 AL Governor R Primary Lyman Ward
R 1
Jun 25, 1946 AL Governor - D Runoff James E. Folsom, Sr.
D 349,294
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Name James E. Folsom, Sr. Lyman Ward  
PartyDemocratic Republican  
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Uncertified Votes174,962 (88.67%) 22,362 (11.33%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -152,600 (-77.33%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00%  
Cash On Hand $-- $--  
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Entry Date 00/00/1946 00/00/1946  
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