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Parents > United States > Alabama > Governor
OfficeGovernor
Type General Election
Filing Deadline 00, 0000 - 12:00pm Central
Polls Open November 03, 1942 - 06:00am Central
Polls Close November 03, 1942 - 11:00pm Central
Term Start January 19, 1943 - 12:00pm
Term End January 20, 1947 - 12:00pm
Turnout 2.74% Total Population
ContributorChase McFadden
Last ModifiedRBH May 25, 2011 09:02pm
Data SourcesGuide to US Elections, Congressional Record, 1974
Description
LAST GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/08/1938
NameFrank Dixon Votes115,761 (87.52%)
Term01/17/1939 - 01/19/1943 Margin99,248 (+75.03%)
NEXT GENERAL ELECTION
  PartyDemocratic Won11/05/1946
NameJames E. Folsom, Sr. Votes174,962 (88.67%)
Term01/20/1947 - 01/20/1951 Margin152,600 (+77.33%)
PRIMARY/OTHER SCHEDULE
May 25, 1942 AL Governor - D Primary Chauncey Sparks
D 279,454
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Name Chauncey Sparks Hugh McEniry Ordway Southard  
PartyDemocratic Republican Communist  
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Uncertified Votes69,048 (88.96%) 8,167 (10.52%) 402 (0.52%)  
Margin0 (0.00%) -60,881 (-78.44%) -68,646 (-88.44%)  
Predict Avg.0.00% 0.00% 0.00%  
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