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  NC US Senate - Appointment
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Parents > United States > North Carolina > Senate Class II
OfficeSenate
Type Appointment
Filing Deadline July 10, 1953 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open July 10, 1953 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Close July 10, 1953 - 12:00pm Central
Term Start July 10, 1953 - 12:00pm
Term End November 28, 1954 - 12:00pm
ContributorJoshua L.
Last ModifiedJoshua L. May 24, 2004 11:53pm
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Description Appointment due to the death of Sen. Willis Smith.

Sen. Lennon was an unsuccessful candidate for nomination to fill the remainder of the term in the special election.
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/07/1950
NameWillis Smith Votes364,912 (66.97%)
Term11/27/1950 - 06/26/1953 Margin187,159 (+34.35%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/02/1954
NameW. Kerr Scott Votes402,268 (100.00%)
Term11/29/1954 - 01/03/1955 Margin402,260 (+99.99%)
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Name Alton A. Lennon  
PartyDemocratic  
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Uncertified Votes1 (100.00%)  
Margin0 (0.00%)  
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