Election returns courtesy of Richard Winger. Biographical data from cited references and from other sources which appear to the Editor to be trustworthy.

 

Office
Candidate Name
Vote Total

% Vote


1900:  

Representative

C.H Davidson 292 1.76

1902:  

Delegate

Ostora Gibson 223 1.13

1904:  

Delegate

S.O. Gibson 124 0.58

1909:  

Delegate

R.R. Sibley 106 0.40

1911:  

Governor (short term)

T.W. Otis 79 0.37

Sec. of State (short term)

Roy Sibley 78 0.37

Auditor (short term)

P.E. Collins 92 0.44

Treasurer (short term)

R.A. Windes 98 0.47

Attorney Gen. (short term)

Ostora Gibson 90 0.43

Supt. Pub. Instr. (short term)

W.W. Watkins 87 0.42

Representative (short term)

Eugene W. Chafin 88 0.41

Winger states that Arizona held this election before it had been admitted the Union, hoping that already having officers would improve its chances in Congress; most of these officers ended up serving 3 years, not 2 as prescribed.


1912:  

Representative

O. Gibson 193 0.82

1914:  

Senator

Eugene W. Chafin 7,293 15.02

1916:  

Governor

R.E. Dunlap 396 0.68

1938:  

Governor

Charles R. Osborn 
write-in

1940:

Senator

A. Walter Gehres 579 0.41

Governor

Charles E. Osburn 1,003 0.67

Attorney General

O.E. Essley 851 0.6

Treasurer

Charles E. Shipp 903 0.65

Supt. Publ. Instr.

Stanley R. Schirmacker
468
0.59  

S. Sen., Phoenix

Ezra B. Weed
(no data)

S. Sen., Yavapai Co.

George W. Harer
(no data)

1942:    

Senator

A. Walter Gehres 579 0.49

Governor

Charles R. Osburn 1,003 0.67

Attorney General

O.E. Essley 851 0.60

Treasurer

Charles E. Shipp 903 0.65
     

1944:  
 

Representative 

A. Walter Gehres  469 0.37

Governor

Charles R. Osburn 1,161 0.90

Secretary of State

George J. Harer  635 0.50

Supt. Public Instruction

Stanley L. Schirmacher 1,253 1.28
*

Mining Commissioner

W. Frank Crowley 904 0.72

1948:  
 

Governor

Ernest Fohle
1,340
0.76

Secretary of State

O. LaPrade 
2,993
1.81

Auditor

Orville W. Hoad
1,726
1.02

Supt. Public Instruction

Stanley T. Schirma
1,341
0.81

Treasurer

M. Russell
1.505
0.92

Mining Commissioner

R. Quass
938
0.56

Tax Commissioner

Sara B. Weed
7,787
6.50

Corporation Commissioner

Jesse V. Downer
1,298
0.79

Cong. Dist. 1
   (Tucson +)

A.E. Templin
481
0.66

Cong. Dist. 2
   (Phoenix)

T.C. Abbott 
381
0.44