1950 Primary Election
6/6/1950

Results last updated: 2/16/2011 12:53:58 PM
Governor - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Earl Warren (Republican)
78.50% 3,049
O. R. Angelillo (Republican)
0.85% 33
Roy E. Land (Republican)
2.21% 86
William E. Riker (Republican)
1.03% 40
James Roosevelt (Republican)
17.38% 675
Oliver Carter (Republican)
0.03% 1
3,884
Governor - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Earl Warren (Democratic)
33.62% 2,500
O. R. Angelillo (Democratic)
0.34% 25
Roy E. Land (Democratic)
0.59% 44
Welburn Mayock (Democratic)
2.93% 218
William E. Riker (Democratic)
0.47% 35
James Roosevelt (Democratic)
62.04% 4,613
7,435
Governor - Prohibition Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Earl Warren (Prohibition)
50.00% 1
James Roosevelt (Prohibition)
50.00% 1
2
Governor - Independent Progressive
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
James Roosevelt (IPR)
69.23% 9
Earl Warren (IPR)
30.77% 4
13
Lieutenant Governor - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Raymond V. Darby (Republican)
13.20% 453
Goodwin J. Knight (Republican)
67.22% 2,307
Harold E. Colburn (Republican)
6.50% 223
George Miller, Jr. (Republican)
12.94% 444
Ellis E. Patterson (Republican)
0.15% 5
3,432
Lieutenant Governor - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Goodwin J. Knight (Democratic)
43.29% 2,879
Harold E. Colburn (Democratic)
5.53% 368
Raymond V. Darby (Democratic)
10.12% 673
George Miller, Jr. (Democratic)
22.79% 1,516
Ellis E. Patterson (Democratic)
18.27% 1,215
6,651
Lieutenant Governor - Prohibition Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
George Miller (Prohibition)
100.00% 1
1
Lieutenant Governor - Independent Progressive
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Ellis E. Patterson (IPR)
60.00% 6
R. V. Darby (IPR)
10.00% 1
Goodwin Knight (IPR)
20.00% 2
George Miller (IPR)
10.00% 1
10
Secretary of State - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Frank M. Jordan (Republican)
100.00% 3,112
3,112
Secretary of State - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Frank M. Jordan (Democratic)
100.00% 5,729
5,729
Secretary of State - Independent Progressive
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
George Walsh (IPR)
69.23% 9
Frank Jordan (IPR)
30.77% 4
13
Attorney General - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Edmund G. (Pat) Brown (Republican)
39.83% 1,371
Fred N. Howser (Republican)
28.33% 975
Marshall Abbott (Republican)
2.32% 80
Patrick J. Cooney (Republican)
2.70% 93
Edward S. Shattuck (Republican)
23.68% 815
Claude A. Watson (Republican)
3.14% 108
3,442
Attorney General - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Fred N. Howser (Democratic)
29.05% 1,893
Marshall Abbott (Democratic)
2.58% 168
Edmund G. (Pat) Brown (Democratic)
50.97% 3,322
Patrick J. Cooney (Democratic)
3.88% 253
Leslie E. Hubbard (Democratic)
2.42% 158
Edward S. Shattuck (Democratic)
8.47% 552
Claude A. Watson (Democratic)
2.62% 171
6,517
Attorney General - Prohibition Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Claude A. Watson (Prohibition)
100.00% 1
1
Attorney General - Independent Progressive
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Edmund G. Brown (IPR)
87.50% 7
Claude A. Watson (IPR)
12.50% 1
8
State Controller - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Thomas H. Kuchel (Republican)
79.12% 2,581
William E. Bittner (Republican)
20.88% 681
3,262
State Controller - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Thomas H. Kuchel (Democratic)
68.69% 4,219
William E. Bittner (Democratic)
15.96% 980
Paul Collins (Democratic)
15.35% 943
6,142
State Controller - Prohibition Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Virgil G. Hinshaw (Prohibition)
100.00% 1
1
State Controller - Independent Progressive
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Alia T. Washington (IPR)
69.23% 9
William E. Bittner (IPR)
15.38% 2
Thomas H. Kuchel (IPR)
15.38% 2
13
State Treasurer - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Charles G. Johnson (Republican)
100.00% 2,930
2,930
State Treasurer - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Charles G. Johnson (Democratic)
80.80% 4,767
Arthur W. Watwood (Democratic)
19.20% 1,133
5,900
State Treasurer - Independent Progressive
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Reuben W. Borough (IPR)
76.92% 10
Charles Johnson (IPR)
23.08% 3
13
State Board of Equalization, Dist. 3 - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Jerrold L. Seawell (Republican)
99.96% 2,715
Charles Hawkins (Republican)
0.04% 1
2,716
State Board of Equalization, Dist. 3 - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Jerrold L. Seawell (Democratic)
99.94% 4,853
James H. Quinn (Democratic)
0.06% 3
4,856
State Board of Equalization, Dist. 3 - Independent Progressive
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Jerrald L. Seawell (IPR)
100.00% 4
4
State Superintendent of Public Instruction - No Party Affiliation
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Roy E. Simpson
75.95% 7,325
Bernadette Doyle
24.05% 2,320
9,645
District Attorney
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Frank W. Shuman
42.46% 4,724
Laurence J. Kennedy, Jr.
57.54% 6,403
11,127
U.S.Senator - Full Term - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Manchester Boddy (Republican)
13.74% 459
Earl D. Desmond (Republican)
17.06% 570
Helen Gahagan Douglas (Republican)
30.20% 1,009
Albert Levitt (Republican)
1.38% 46
Ulysses Grant Bixby Meyer (Republican)
1.95% 65
Richard Nixon (Republican)
35.68% 1,192
3,341
U.S.Senator - Full Term - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Manchester Boddy (Democratic)
16.46% 1,087
Earl D. Desmond (Democratic)
13.27% 876
Helen Gahagan Douglas (Democratic)
58.24% 3,845
Ulysses Grant Bixby Meyer (Democratic)
1.85% 122
Richard Nixon (Democratic)
10.18% 672
6,602
U.S.Senator - Full Term - Independent Progressive
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Helen G. Douglas (IPR)
62.50% 5
Richard Nixon (IPR)
25.00% 2
Manchester Boddy (IPR)
12.50% 1
8
County Clerk
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Richard D. Davis
0.01% 1
Sada Smith
0.01% 1
Ruth A. Presleigh
99.98% 9,646
9,648
U.S. Representative, Dist. 2 - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Clair Engle (Republican)
99.97% 2,973
Carl L. Brown (Republican)
0.03% 1
2,974
U.S. Representative, Dist. 2 - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Clair Engle (Democratic)
99.95% 5,762
Sam Thorne (Democratic)
0.02% 1
Jack Boone (Democratic)
0.02% 1
Jess Graham (Democratic)
0.02% 1
5,765
U.S. Representative, Dist. 2 - Independent Progressive
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Clair Engle (IPR)
100.00% 4
4
State Assembly, Dist. 2 - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Lester T. Davis (Republican)
99.96% 2,676
E. L. Coburn (Republican)
0.04% 1
2,677
State Assembly, Dist. 2 - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Lester T. Davis (Democratic)
99.96% 5,016
Eugene Hammans (Democratic)
0.02% 1
Peter Laxague (Democratic)
0.02% 1
5,018
State Assembly, Dist. 2 - Independent Progressive
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Lester T. Davis (IPR)
100.00% 3
3
Board of Supervisors, Dist. 1
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
O. M. Turner
75.12% 3,491
Alex Otten
12.67% 589
Dale Stott
12.18% 566
Scattered (NP)
0.02% 1
4,647
Board of Supervisors, Dist. 5
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Andrew J. Jessen
99.25% 1,332
O. M. Turner
0.15% 2
A. M. Taylor
0.07% 1
Wm H. Hartman
0.52% 7
1,342
Republican Central Committee, Dist. 1 - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Harry L. Hinman (Republican)
11.27% 1,079
Eugene L. Coburn (Republican)
10.96% 1,050
Guy W. McElroy (Republican)
10.65% 1,020
Henry E. Clineschmidt (Republican)
11.07% 1,060
Glenn D. Newton (Republican)
11.28% 1,080
G. E. Oaks (Republican)
10.23% 980
Richard Corradetti (Republican)
10.51% 1,007
Helen Kise (Republican)
11.16% 1,069
R. F. Middleton (Republican)
11.12% 1,065
F. W. Haselwood (Republican)
1.22% 117
Scattering (REP) (Republican)
0.53% 51
9,578
Republican Central Committee, Dist. 2 - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
A. E. Kingsbury (Republican)
11.27% 8
Stanley Jones (Republican)
1.41% 1
Scattering
87.32% 62
71
Republican Central Committee, Dist. 3 - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
S. D. Samson (Republican)
32.89% 300
J. R. Fatheringham (Republican)
38.93% 355
Raymond H. Berry (Republican)
26.86% 245
William Welder (Republican)
1.32% 12
912
Republican Central Committee, Dist. 4 - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
J. R. Kettlewell (Republican)
19.98% 437
Charles M. Gibson (Republican)
15.55% 340
Earl Miller (Republican)
15.73% 344
Ray Orr (Republican)
18.75% 410
Charles Dickenson (Republican)
12.12% 265
Jonathan Tibbitts (Republican)
17.74% 388
Scattering (REP) (Republican)
0.14% 3
2,187
Republican Central Committee, Dist. 5 - Republican Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
William T. Jeffs (Republican)
34.15% 348
Homer D. Bruce (Republican)
32.09% 327
Thomas P. Plotts (Republican)
33.56% 342
J. H. Brown (Republican)
0.10% 1
G. G. Mitchell (Republican)
0.10% 1
1,019
Democratic Central Committee, Dist. 1 - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Alvin M. Cibula (Democratic)
10.60% 1,947
John A. Spann (Democratic)
11.70% 2,149
Joseph Aleck, Jr. (Democratic)
10.36% 1,903
Richard Brennan (Democratic)
8.61% 1,582
R. C. Connelly (Democratic)
10.39% 1,908
Silvio Bui (Democratic)
9.86% 1,810
William Anthony (Democratic)
9.84% 1,808
Chas J. McConnell (Democratic)
10.45% 1,920
A. Gronwoldt (Democratic)
8.55% 1,570
W. A. Kite (Democratic)
9.63% 1,769
18,366
Democratic Central Committee, Dist. 2 - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Scattering (Dem) (Democratic)
16.09% 14
M. Ardis Paxton (Democratic)
83.91% 73
87
Democratic Central Committee, Dist. 3 - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Joseph Mazzini (Democratic)
37.12% 777
John Ray Leibee (Democratic)
21.83% 457
Clyde Townsend (Democratic)
23.08% 483
Wall Gwin (Democratic)
10.80% 226
Ben Jenne (Democratic)
6.88% 144
Scattering (Dem) (Democratic)
0.29% 6
2,093
Democratic Central Committee, Dist. 4 - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Charles Loftus (Democratic)
16.40% 1,289
Dean Robert Moore (Democratic)
14.58% 1,146
Frank Heath (Democratic)
13.78% 1,083
Eugene Hammans (Democratic)
13.62% 1,070
H. O. Hendrickson (Democratic)
15.09% 1,186
Herbert C. Wallace (Democratic)
13.60% 1,069
Theodore Brown (Democratic)
12.88% 1,012
Scattering (Dem) (Democratic)
0.04% 3
7,858
Democratic Central Committee, Dist. 5 - Democratic Party
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Mary E. Donnelly (Democratic)
29.96% 524
Wm P. Klotz (Democratic)
27.84% 487
E. H. Wolfe (Democratic)
22.30% 390
Jasper R. Cunnington (Democratic)
19.90% 348
1,749
Independent Progressive Central Committee - Independent Progressive
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Glenn D. Newton (IPR)
5.88% 1
Joseph Mazzoni (IPR)
17.65% 3
Clyde Townsend (IPR)
5.88% 1
John R. Leiber (IPR)
5.88% 1
Ben Jenne (IPR)
11.76% 2
Wall W. Gwinn (IPR)
11.76% 2
Ted Brown (IPR)
23.53% 4
Charles Loftus (IPR)
5.88% 1
Dean R. Moore (IPR)
5.88% 1
Eugene Hammans (IPR)
5.88% 1
17
Co. Superintendent of Schools
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Lucy Hunt
58.05% 6,515
Macie I. Montgomery
41.91% 4,704
Margaret Burnham
0.01% 1
Beryl Green
0.04% 4
11,224
Sheriff
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
John Balma
99.71% 10,006
Bert Shell
0.05% 5
Dewey Casebeer
0.01% 1
Scattered
0.23% 23
10,035
Assessor
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
John Klukkert
57.48% 6,006
Charles E. Barry
42.52% 4,442
10,448
Auditor
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
W. F. Weber
99.97% 9,007
John McCrary
0.01% 1
Richard D. Davis
0.01% 1
Johnny Hudson
0.01% 1
9,010
Treasurer
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Clara D. Reynolds
82.51% 8,436
George A. Burt
17.48% 1,787
Borough
0.01% 1
10,224
Recorder
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Mildred Montgomery
0.06% 6
Winona V. Simmons
99.90% 9,338
Frank Troughton
0.01% 1
Macie Montgomery
0.01% 1
Louise Harrison
0.01% 1
9,347
Tax Collector
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Thomas Thatcher
99.98% 9,632
Della Kidder
0.01% 1
Frank Machado
0.01% 1
9,634
Coroner/Public Admin.
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Claude E. Whiteman
22.69% 2,597
Victor Lang
3.72% 426
Bert McDonald
11.52% 1,319
Walter R. Ray
22.25% 2,547
E. Duge Stanford
39.54% 4,527
Scattered (NP)
0.28% 32
11,448
Surveyor
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Scattered (NP)
0.23% 19
Ernest D. Breuning
99.77% 8,406
8,425
Justice of the Peace - Township #1
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Scattering (NP)
4.94% 82
Richard B. Eaton
95.06% 1,578
1,660
Constable - Township #1
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Scattering (NP)
0.08% 3
John King
99.92% 3,911
3,914
Justice of the Peace - Township #2
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Glenn W. Knudson
91.97% 126
R. R. Edmonds
7.30% 10
Earl Western
0.73% 1
137
Constable - Township #2
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Carl C.H. Guenther
98.55% 136
C. Lewis
0.72% 1
Dave Boyer
0.72% 1
138
Justice of the Peace - Township #3
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
John D. Michael
19.92% 95
Joseph J. Bertagna
61.84% 295
Joseph R. Murphy
18.24% 87
477
Constable - Township #3
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
William D. Brown
50.22% 230
Jack Britton
49.78% 228
458
Justice of the Peace - Township #4
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Scattering (NP)
0.20% 5
Jonathan C. Tibbitts
54.47% 1,394
Burnette Curtis
21.18% 542
Leo M. Scherschel
24.15% 618
2,559
Constable - Township #4
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
H. D. Hendrickson
70.70% 1,684
Walter G. Wilson
29.30% 698
2,382
Justice of the Peace - Township #5
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Lena Null
98.29% 1,035
Bill Williams
0.09% 1
F. M. Landon
1.52% 16
R. B. Eaton
0.09% 1
1,053
Constable - Township #5
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Scattering (NP)
0.39% 4
Dewey Casebeer
99.61% 1,030
1,034
Constable - Township #6
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Roy Meeker
54.14% 268
Leland Anders
45.66% 226
G. R. St John
0.20% 1
495
Justice of the Peace - Township #6
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Leander Pitman
49.71% 253
F. M. Callison
50.29% 256
509
Constable - Township #7
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
C. C. Clark
78.17% 573
Harland Marx
21.83% 160
733
Justice of the Peace - Township #7
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
D. E. Kerns
24.44% 184
Ed W. Washburn
75.56% 569
753
Justice of the Peace - Township #8
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Scattering (NP)
0.59% 2
Walter E. McCabe
99.41% 336
338
Constable - Township #8
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Scattering (NP)
0.92% 3
Wm E. Morgan
99.08% 322
325
Justice of the Peace - Township #9
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Fred H. Statton
43.52% 168
George E. Beard
9.33% 36
Charles F. Loomis
21.76% 84
Doris M. Morgan
16.32% 63
D. F. Woolery
9.07% 35
386
Constable - Township #9
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Bernard L. Girard
49.38% 200
Edward A. Lynch
13.09% 53
Sam P. Spatafora
37.53% 152
405
1950 Primary Election - Measure 1
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
74.67% 6,497
No
25.33% 2,204
8,701
1950 Primary Election - Measure 2
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
46.60% 3,841
No
53.40% 4,401
8,242
1950 Primary Election - Measure 3
 Vote for 1
PercentVotes
Yes
72.26% 6,095
No
27.74% 2,340
8,435