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


Office
Candidate Name
Vote Total

% Vote

   
1872:  

Governor

Falkenburg (no data)  

Lt. Governor

(no data) (no data)  

Secretary of State

(no data) (no data)  

1874:  

Treasurer

(no data) 582 0.14

Secretary of State

(no data) (no data)  

Auditor

(no data) (no data)  

Attorney General

(no data) (no data)  

1876:  

Governor

Samuel Phillips 37 0.01

Lieutenant Governor

Hardy H. Ray 48 0.01

Secretary of State

William Smith 49 0.01

Auditor

Samuel B. Irvin 50 0.01

Treasurer

George Harvey 87 0.01

Attorney General

Walter March 47 0.01

Supt. Public Instr.

Bennett F. Wilt 45 0.01

Clerk

Buren Clark 49 0.01

1884:  

Governor

Robert S. Dwiggins 3,868 0.78

Lieutenant Governor

Edward C. Siler 3,689 0.75

Secretary of State

Ben F. Carter 3,659 0.74

Auditor

Eli Miller 3.687 0.74

Treasurer

Andrew J. Taylor 3,821 0.77

Attorney General

Samson J. North 3,491 0.70

Supt. Public Instruction

Ryland T. Brown 3,566 0.72

1884:  

Governor

Robert S. Dwiggins 3,868 0.78

Lieutenant Governor

Edward C. Siler 3,689 0.75

Secretary of State

Ben F. Carter 3,659 0.74

Auditor

Eli Miller 3.687 0.74

Treasurer

Andrew J. Taylor 3,821 0.77

Attorney General

Samson J. North 3,491 0.70

Supt. Public Instruction

Ryland T. Brown 3,566 0.72

1886:

Lt. Governor

Jesse M. Gale 9,185 1.93

Secretary of State

Jasper S. Hughes 9,204 1.90

Auditor

Sylvester Johnson 9,275 1.99

Treasurer

A. Grant Tebbs 9,261 1.99

Attorney General

William M. Land 9,134 1.93

Supt. Public Instruction

Cyrus W. Hodgin 9,009 1.91

Justice Sup. Court,
     chair 3

Robert S. Dwiggins 8,765 1.85

Clerk, Supreme Court

Levi D. Ratliff 9,162 1.94

1888:

Governor

Jasper S. Hughes 9,920 1.85

Lt. Governor

John W. Baxter 10,066 1.87

Secretary of State

William A. Spurgeon 10,163 1.89

Auditor

Thomas Marvel 10,125 1.89

Treasurer

Allen Furnes 10,182 1.89

Attorney General

Elwood Hunt 10,162 1.90

Supt. Public Instruction

Charles A. Kiracofe 9,893 1.84

Justice, Supreme Court
     chair 1

William M. Land 10,233 1.92

Justice, Supreme Court
     chair 2

Richard L. Coffey 10,247 1.92

Justice, Supreme Court
     chair 4

Newton Burwell 10,134 1.90

Clerk of Supreme Court

Thomas C. Barnes 9,977 1.86

1892:

Governor

Aaron Worth 12,960 2.36

Lieutenant Governor

C.W. Culbertson 12,856 2.34

Secretary of State

J. McCormick 12,736 2.32

Auditor

F.P. Taggart 12,876 2.35

Treasurer

H.H. Moore 12,914 2.35

Attorney General

C.S. Dobbins 12,898 2.35

Reporter

J.W. Baird 12,871 2.35

Supt. Publ. Instr.

E.A. Devore 12,953 2.36

Statistician

W.E. Shiel 12,956 2.36

Justice Supr. Court 2

R. Denny 12,828 2.34

Judge Appeals Ct. 1

J. Baker 12,744 2.32

Judge Appeals Ct. 3

J.D. Gougar 12,801 2.33

Judge Appeals Ct. 4

J.E. Graham 12,857 2.34

Congr.  1 (Evansv)

J.D. Cockrum 527 1.27

Congr.  2 (Blooming)

L.L. Cooper 485 1.31

Congr.  3 (New Alb)

H.C. Jackson 389 0.96

Congr.  4 (southeast)

A.L. Crim 788 2.18

Congr.  5 (Greenw)

S.W. McNaughton 890 2.43

Congr.  6 (Muncie)

W.A. Spurgeon 1,231 3.43

Congr.  7 (Indianap)

Charles E. Boston 846 1.48

Congr.  8 (Terre H)

Johnathan L. Shields) 830 1.75

Congr.  9 (Koko/Laf)

George W. Bouer 1,502 3.21

Congr. 10 (Gary)

W.O. Hennegar 1,193 3.01

Congr. 11 (Marion)

S.W. Haynes 1,765 3.69

Congr. 12 (F Wayne)

Charles Eckhart) 1,036 2.59

Congr. 13 (S Bend)

George S.V. Howard 1,047 2.44

1894:

Secretary of State

Winford M. Taylor 11,157 1.98

Auditor

John B. Hann 10,736 1.95

Treasurer

Addison Hadley 10,865 1.96

Attorney General

Clarence Kessinger 10,762 1.95

Clerk

William M. Ross 10,837 1.96

Supt. Public Instruction

Elcharles A. Devore 10,765 1.95

Statistician

William F. Little 10,796 1.95

Geologist

Joseph Moore 10,848 1.97

Justice, Supreme Court

William M. Land 10,661 2.04
William L. Lenfesty 10,673 1.93

1896:  

Governor

Leander M. Crist 2,997 0.47

Lieutenant Governor

William Edgerton 3,065 0.49

Secretary of State

Henry C. Pitts 3,006 0.48

Auditor

Samuel M. Thompson 3,034 0.48

Treasurer

Preston Ryder 3,026 0.48

Attorney General

Cutler S. Dobbins 3,024 0.48

Clerk

William L. Lemfesty 3,019 0.48

Supt. Publ. Instruct.

Charles M. Lemon 3,006 0.48

Statistician

Elwood Haynes 2,981 0.47

(National Party faction)

Governor

James G. Kingsbury 2,500 0.40

Lieutenant Governor

Samson J. North 2,485 0.39

Secretary of State

James E. Ellsworth 2,476 0.39

Auditor

Hans C. Hanson 2,478 0.39

Treasurer

Sylvester Johnson 2,482 0.40

Attorney General

Helen M. Gougar 2,372 0.38

Clerk

Vincent P. Kirk 2,370 0.38

Supt. Publ. Instr.

Cyrus W. Hodgen 2,516 0.40

Statistician

John E. Woodard 2,476 0.39

1898:  

Secretary of State

Aaron Worth 9,961 1.75

Auditor

David M. Shoemaker 9,525 1.69

Treasurer

John F. Kinsey 9,508 1.69

Attorney General

Benjamin F. Watson 9,538 1.69

Statistician

John O. Ledbetter 9,488 1.68

State Geologist

Verne E. Baldwin 9,358 1.66

Clerk

David W. Welch 9,483 1.68

Supt Public Instruction

Elcharles A. Devore 9,507 1.69

Congr.  1 (Evansville)

Josephus Lee 475 1.18

Congr.  2 (Bloomington)

William J. Trout 1,133 3.31

Congr.  3 (New Albany)

George T. Mayfield 356 0.93

Congr.  4 (Columbus)

Jasper N. Hughes 213 0.51

Congr.  5 (Terre Haute)

William E. Carpenter 647 1.42

Congr.  6 (Richmond)

Samuel Walker 121 0.30

Congr.  7 (Indianapolis)

William B. Campbell 567 1.14

Congr.  8 (Marion)

George M. Martin 908 1.79

Congr.  9 (Lafayette)

Frank H. King 621 1.39

Congr. 11 (Wabash)

David A. McDowell 1,171 2.53

Congr. 12 (Fort Wayne)

Henry C. Shrader 448 1.18

Congr. 13 (South Bend)

Thomas E. Webb 970 2.13

1900:  

Governor

Charles Eckhart 13,718 2.05

Lieutenant Governor

Robert H. Clark 13,409 2.04

Secretary of State

Robert E. Pretlow 13,487 2.05

Treasurer

Edwin Hiatt 13,421 2.05

Auditor

Mordecai B. McKinsey 13,449 2.05

Attorney General

Mahlon H. Krauss 13,393 2.04

Court Reporter

Isaac S. Wade 13,327 2.04

Supt. Public Instruction

Burt W. Avres 13,368 2.04

Statistician

Henry S. Bonsib 13,167 2.01

Justice Supreme
  Court (1)

Clarence B. Kessinger 13,377 2.05

Justice Supreme
  Court (4)

James E. Graham 13,346 2.05

Congr.  1 (Evansville)

George W. Norman 454 1.01

Congr.  2
  (Bloomington)

William H. Crowder 513 1.09

Congr.  3
  (New Albany)

George W. Speedy 249 0.57

Congr.  4 (Columbus)

George Church 384 0.81

Congr.  5
  (Terre Haute)

Lindley H. Wells 734 1.43

Congr.  6 (Richmond)

Henry C. Pitts 947 2.04

Congr.  7 (Indianapolis)

Basil L. Allen 788 1.33

Congr.  8 (Marion)

Dalley Powell 1434 2.32

Congr.  9 (Lafayette)

Lindley T. Vancleve 1055 2.20

Congr. 10 (Gary)

Charles W. Bone 638 1.20

Congr. 11 (Wabash)

Nathan Johnson 1914 3.49

Congr. 12
  (Fort Wayne)

Thomas J. Mawhorter 699 1.53

Congr. 13
  (South Bend)

Barney Uline 1008 1.94

1902:

Secretary of State

James M. Dungan 17,765 3.00

Treasurer

Preston Rider 17,284 2.98

Auditor

J. Levy Lord 17,246 2.97

Attorney General

Sumner W. Haynes 17,309 2.98

Clerk

Charles F. Holler 17,382 2.99

Supt. Public Instr.

Andrew F. Mitchell 17,330 2.99

Statistician

J. Lewis Speicher 17,262 2.98

Geologist

Earl Stinespring 17,121 2.96

1904:

Governor       

Felix T. McWhirter 22,690 3.38

Lieutenant Governor

Howard C. Ramsey 22,775 3.39

Secretary of State

Alva H. Swain 22,827 3.40

Treasurer

Richard B. Leeson, Jr. 22,815 3.40

Auditor

William V. King 22,848 3.40

Attorney General

William A. Swank 22,825 3.41

Reporter

Edward W. Clark 22,889 3.41

Supt. Public Instr.

Arthur L. Green 22,612 3.38

Statistician

Joseph E. Cowgill 22,768 3.44

Justice Sup. Court 2

John H. Parker 22,442 3.42

Justice Sup. Court 3

Robert Denny 22,372 3.40

1906:

Secretary of State

Absolem L. Crim 20,985 3.56

Treasurer

Charles M. Lemon 19,951 3.45

Auditor

William H. Keller 20,100 3.47

Attorney General

Charles F. Holler 20,074 3.47

Clerk

Daniel E. Speicher 19,939 3.45

Supt. Public Instr.

William O. Bailey 19,730 3.42

Statistician

Millard F. Gerrish 19,925 3.45

Geologist

Allen D. Hole 19,717 3.42

1908:

Governor

Sumner W. Haynes 15,926 2.24

Lieutenant Governor

Abraham Huntsinger 16,740 2.36

Secretary of State

William H. Hill 17,029 2.40

Auditor

Henry Coons 16,927 2.39

Treasurer

William H. Crowder 17,002 2.40

Attorney General

Tilman E. Ballard 16,718 2.36

Reporter

Benjamin F. Watson 16,982 2.39

Supt. Public Instruction

Monroe Vayhinger 16,891 2.38

Statistician

Jesse B. Davis 16,923 2.39

1910:

Secretary of State

George Hitz 17,024 2.71

Auditor

John O. Morrison 16,413 2.66

Treasurer

Samuel M. Thompson 16,436 2.67

Attorney General

Charles F. Holler 16,432 2.67

Clerk

Emory A. Richardson 16,392 2.66

Supt. Public Instruction

Walter S. Smith 16,387 2.66

Statistician

Albert Stanley 16,404 2.67

Geologist

Charles Hill 16,340 2.66

Justice, Supreme Court

John H. Parker 17,465 2.85
 
Benjamin F. Watson 16,439 2.68

Judge, Appeals Court 1

William H. Hill 16,374 2.67
 
Abraham Cole 16,336 2.67

Judge, Appeals Court 2

Isaac G. Pollard 16,329 2.67
 
Samson J. North 16,345 2.67
 
Robert S. Denny 16,207 2.65

1912:

Governor

William Howard Hickman 18,465 2.88

Lieutenant Governor

Albert W. Jackman 18,579 2.91

Secretary of State

Isaac S. Wade 18,453 2.88

Auditor

David W. Hull 18,622 2.92

Treasurer

Charles M. Lemon 18,537 2.90

Attorney General

Julius Shepard 18,603 2.91

Reporter

Thomas J. Russell 18,643 2.93

Supt. Public Instruction

Alfred L. Moudy 18,677 2.92

Statistician

Adam A. Irelan 18,561 2.90

Justice, Supreme Court 1

William H. Hill 18,552 2.91

Justice, Superior Court

Sumner W. Haynes 18,569 2.92

Judge, Appeals Court 1

Oliver K. Doney 19,620 3.08

1914:

Senator

Sumner W. Haynes 13,860 2.14

Secretary of State

Isaac S. Wade 14,246 2.27

Auditor

James L. Bishop 13,823 2.21

Treasurer

Oscar J. Current 13,786 2.19

Attorney General

Mercer Brown 14,035 2.24

Clerk

Ralph H. Lord 13,766 2.19

Supt. Pubic Instr.

Clarence A. Mummert 13,693 2.18

Geologist

Bardrillo Stoddard 13,742 2.21

Justice Sup. Ct. 5

Joseph I. Lindsay 13,843 2.21

Judge App. Ct. 1

John N. Parker 13,873 2.22
 
Benjamin F. Watson 13,833 2.22

Judge App. Ct. 2

Tilghman E. Ballard 13,719 2.20
 
James A. Minnide 13,758 2.21
 
Isaac S. Pollard 13,708 2.21

1916:

Senator

Elwood Haynes 15,598 2.21

Senator (short term)

William H. Hickman 16,095 2.29

Governor

Alfred L. Moridy 15,454 2.18

Lieutenant Governor

Albert Stanley 15,479 2.20

Secretary of State

Ransom Pope 15,567 2.21

Auditor

Harry Peacock 15,926 2.26

Treasurer

Alexander W. Benham 15,493 2.20

Attorney General

Tilghman E. Ballard 15,742 2.24

Supt. Public Instr.

Elcharles A. Devore 15,544 2.21

Justice Supr. Ct. 2

John H. Parker 15,603 2.23

Justice Supr. Ct. 3

Benjamin F. Watson 15,651 2.23

Judge Appeals Ct. 1

Albert T. Riley 15,578 2.22

Judge Appeals Ct. 2

Charles P. Baldwin 15,574 2.22

Judge Appeals Ct. 3

F. Agnew Gillespie 15,577 2.21

1918:

Secretary of State

Isaac N. Grisso 8,409 1.47

Auditor

Elcharles A. DeVore 8,060 1.43

Treasurer

Richard D. Voorhees 8,062 1.43

Attorney General

William Gray Lake 7,986 1.42

Clerk

Jesse T. Mitchell 8,169 1.45

Supt. Public Instr.

Elizabeth T. Stanley 8,201 1.46

Geologist

Oliver P. Shaffer 7,996 1.42

Congr. Dist.  9
  (Tipton/Leb) 

James Horn 568 1.25

1920:  

Senator

Culla J. Vayhinger 13,323 1.07

Governor

C.M. Kroft 12,235 0.98

Lt. Governor

A. Walter Gehres 12,215 0.98

Secretary of State

William M. Wright 12,443 1.00

Auditor

John G.L. Myers 12,388 0.99

Treasurer

Emory Johnston 12,578 1.01

Attorney General

J. Raymond Schmidt 12,394 0.99

Supt. Public Instruction

Laura S. Leonard 12,510 1.00

1924:

Governor

Basil L. Allen 3,808 0.31  

Lt. Governor

Albert Stanley 4,189 0.34  

Secretary of State

Ross S. Davis 3,747 0.31  

Auditor

W.E. Clark 3,699 0.30  

Treasurer

Levi H. Rowell 3,664 0.30  

Supt. Public Instruction

William O. Bailey 3,726 0.31  

Reporter

Wayne R. Mathews 3,327 0.27  

Congressional District

 

  5 (Terre Haute)

Jesse Rice Burks 7,476 8.97  

1926:

Senator (full-term)

Willam H. Harris 5,420 0.52  

Senator (short-term)

Albert Stanley 5,205 0.51  

Secretary of State

Robert F. Dyer 5,301 0.52  

Auditor

John D. Wirt      5,207 0.51  

Treasurer

Margaret M. Nold          5,377 0.53  

Clerk  

Etta M. Miller 5,571 0.55  

Supt. Public
  Instruction 

Floyd E. Beghtel 5,168 0.51  

1928:

Senator

William H. Harris 4,033 0.29  

Governor

Albert Stanley 5,096 0.36  

Lt. Governor

Owen Weird 3,983 0.28  

Secretary of State

Clevy H. Lloyd 3,980 0.28  

Auditor

Joseph A. Fried 3,960 0.28  

Treasurer

Lulla Swisher 3,970 0.28  

Attorney General

Charles A. Sawyer 3,969 0.28  

Supt. Public Instruction

Allen Bowman 3,928 0.28  

Reporter

Isabelle Everson 3,743 0.27  

Congressional District

 

     7 (Indianapolis)

Edward M. Lentz 828 0.45  

State Senate

 

    Marion County

Burris W. Adams 348 0.19  
 
Alva N. Clark 362 0.20  
 
William T. Lynn 353 0.19  
 
Hazel Beatrice Schuck 360 0.21  

Joint State Senate

 

    Marion County

George W. Arbuckle 408 0.21  

State House

 

    Marion County

Jesse R. Blanton 360 0.20  
 
Vernon Creighton 383 0.21  
 
Adeline Denny 361 0.20  
 
John W. Eastwood 358 0.19  
 
William D. Goode 367 0.20  
 
Frak W. Hubble 372 0.20  
 
Hattie M. King 359 0.19  
 
Emilus B. Milam 382 0.21  
 
Ralph R. Morse 395 0.21  
 
James Robbins 438 0.24  
 
William E. Schrontz 349 0.19  
 
Alfred A. Boaz 400 0.22  

Marion County

 

    Prosecuting Attorney

Elcharles A. Devore 387 0.21  

1930:

Secretary of State

Clevy H. Lloyd 7,658 0.63  

Auditor

Frank N. Williams 7,476 0.63  

Treasurer

Lulla Swisher 7,426 0.62  

Clerk

Edward R. Small 7,476 0.63  

Supt. Public Instruction

Alson E. Wrentmore 7,283 0.61  

Justice, Supreme Court, 4

Charles A. Salyer 7,338 0.62  

Justice, State Court of
  Appeals, 1

Elcharles A. Devore 7,261 0.61  
Samuel Shuck 7,229 0.61  

Justice State Court of
  Appeals, 2

Robert M. McKinley 7,316 0.61  
Owen Weird 7,067 0.60  

1932:

Senator

Alson E. Wrentmore 9,406 0.60  

Governor

Fessenden W Lough 9,273 0.59  

Lt. Governor

Lynn C. Bisbee 9,172 0.59  

Secretary of State

Frank N. Williams 9,061 0.58  

Auditor

Samuel A. Kiger 9,090 0.58  

Treasurer

Frank C. Lash 9,185 0.59  

Attorney General

Charles A. Salyer 9,174 0.59  

Supt. Public Instruction

Fred M. Sageser 9,085 0.58  

Justice, Supreme Court

Omer S. Whiteman 9,089 0.58  
 
Owen A. Wiard 9,403 0.60  

Justice, Appellate Court

Elcharles A. Devore 9,106 0.59  
 
George R. Powell 9,076 0.58  

Reporter

Walter H. Brinson 9,244 0.59  

State Senate

 

    DeKalb County

Emory Johnston 106 0.42  

    Howard & Miami cos.

George Sharer 290 0.83  

    Madison County

Alson E. Wrentmore 249 0.59  

    Marion County

Carney W. Whitsitt 1,020 0.46  
 
Elmer Cassidy 966 0.45  
 
Julius T. Romaine 1,216 0.57  
 
Herman L. Seeger 1,159 0.55  
 
Elmer Stoddard 1,059 0.50  

Grant County

E. Malott 735 2.97  

    State House

 

    Howard County

John W. Linville 183 0.90  

    Howard & Tipton cos.

Charles R. Speck 184 0.64  

    Jefferson & Scott cos.

David W. Robertson 843 6.12  

    Marion County

Charles W. McHenry 999 0.45  
 
J. Fred Boyer 1,020 0.48  
 
Florence Bremer 964 0.45  
 
Frank Bunch 1,049 0.50  
 
Alice B. Fuson 1,015 0.48  
 
Frank Groschelle 972 0.46  
 
William Hofer 965 0.45  
 
Myrtle Raines 1,033 0.49  
 
Enos R. Snyder 1,278 0.60  
 
Robert L. Whiteman 1,273 0.60  
 
Wesley Craig 247 1.95  

Randolph County

 

    Prosecuting Attorney

Isaac Beeson 923 2.31  

    County Clerk

no data  

    Steuben County

 

    Prosecuting Attorney

Peter B. Ernsberger 60 0.46  

1934

Senator

Albert Jackman
4,987
0.34

Secretary of State

Alson E. Wrentmore
5,005
0.35

Auditor

George Flanagan
4,984
0.35

Treasurer

Chester E. Hayworth
5,031
0.35

Clerk

Bertha Richardson
4,983
0.35

Supt. Public Instruction

Walter H. Brinson
5,017
0.35

Justice, Appelate Court

Howard H. Weir
4,848
0.34
 
Beran Brussert
4,742
0.33

Congr. Dist.  3
    (South Bend)

William Brandon
261
0.24

Congr. Dist.   5
    (eastcentral)

George Schafer
657
0.52

Congr. Dist. 10 (Muncie)

Eugene S. Lewis
350
0.28

Congr. Dist. 11
    (Indianapolis)

Ross L. Davis
228
0.19

Congr. Dist. 12
    (Indianapolis)

Elmer Stoddard
123
0.11

State Senate,
    St. Joseph County

Joseph A. Watson
156
0.27

State Senate,
    Wayne County

Ernest Wiggans
40
0.19

State Senate, Indianapolis

Beth Fuson
233
0.14

State House, Indianapolis

George Arbuckle
233
0.14
 
J. Fred Boyer
236
0.14
 
Harry Breedlove
237
0.14
 
Florence Bremer
230
0.13
 
Alice Fuson
233
0.14
 
William Hafer
233
0.14
 
Harvey Rains
237
0.14
 
Sretha Rasin
231
0.13
 
Edwin Saunders
233
0.14
 
S.L. Walls
232
0.13

State House,
    St. Joseph County

Edward Johnson
163
0.28
Albert E. Schwartz
174
0.30
Esther Ziegler
169
0.29

State House,
    Wayne County

Martin Davis
36
0.17

1936

Governor

Harold G. Mason
write-in

Lt. Governor

Herman L. Seeger
write-in

Secretary of State

David Noland
write-in

Auditor

Altie Stoddard
write-in

Treasurer

G.A. Hottell
write-in

Supt. Public Instruction

Walter Brinson
write-in

Reporter

O.D. Lewis
write-in

1938

Senator

Herman L. Seeger 6,905 0.44

Secretary of State

Helen I. Root 6,884 0.44

Auditor

Paul W. Cox 6,733 0.43

Treasurer

A. Adam Ireland 6,609 0.42

Supt. Public Instruction

Walter Brinson 6,376 0.41

1940

Senator

Carl W. Thompson 5,621 0.32

Governor

Omer S Whiteman 4,869 0.27

Lt. Governor

Harry Peacock 4,832 0.27

Secretary of State

A.E. Wrentmore 4,958 0.28

Auditor

F. Beeson 4,870 0.28

Treasurer

George A. Hottell 4,876 0.28

Supt. Public Instruction

Marion C. Miller 4,889 0.28

Reporter

Lewis P. Miller 4,371 0.25

1942:

Senator

Carl W. Thompson 5,621 0.32  

Governor

Omer S. Whiteman 4,869 0.27  

Lt. Governor

Harry Peacock 4,832 0.27  

Secretary of State

George G. Holston
9,186
0.71  

Auditor

Cecil W. Johnston
8,674
0.68  

Treasurer

F.O. Ross 
8,713
0.68  

Supt. Public Instruction

Myron L. Tripp
8,784
0.69  

Attorney General

F.W. Lough
8,663
0.68  

Clerk

C.E. Haworth
8,748
0.69  

1944:      

Senator

George W. Holston 12,213 0.74
 
Carl W. Thompson 12,349 0.75

Governor

Waldo E. Yeater 12,358 0.75

Lt. Governor 

John T. Chappell 12,087 0.73

Secretary of State 

F.W. Lough 12,181 0.74

Auditor

Fred W. Knott 12,275 0.75

Treasurer 

Omer F. Smith 12,199 0.74

Supreme Court Reporter
    of Decisions

Florence Penrod 11,645 0.71

Cong. Dist. 1
    (Lake County) 

J. Ralston Miller 396 0.32

Cong. Dist. 2 (Lafayette)

John W. Root  636 0.50

Cong. Dist. 3 (South Bend)

Granville B. Leeke 975 0.59

Cong. Dist. 4 (Fort Wayne)

James Dawson 623 0.46

Cong. Dist. 5 (Anderson)

Jasper A. Huffman 3,206 1.80

Cong. Dist. 6 (Terre Haute)

Pliny Cox 422 0.31

Cong. Dist. 7 (Vincennes)

G. Manson Mood 695 0.51

Cong. Dist. 8 (Evansville)

C. Dana Malpass 709 0.44

Cong. Dist. 9 (Columbus)

Garnett Jewell 798 0.71

Cong. Dist. 10 (Muncie)

Eugene S. Lewis 1,744 1.15

Cong. Dist. 11
    (Indianapolis)

Ralph Ernest Webber 754 0.34

State Senate,
    Green-Monroe

Roy Robert Wall 458 2.00

State Senate,
    Elkhart County

Howard H. Keim 501 1.51

State Senate,
    Grant County

C.Wesley Brough 900 3.54

State Senate,
    Kosciusko-Wabash

Lee R. Cory 760 2.78

State Senate,
    Lake County 

William H. HoweFrances A. Malmstone 413 0.34
481 0.39

State Senate,
    Madison County

Allen C. Watson 454 0.98

State Senate,
    Marion County

Albert Batts 790 0.35
George L. Carr 805 0.36
 
Charles M. Filmore 792 0.36
 
Robert Gemmer 801 0.36

Assembly
    (Batholomew County)

Roy Eggers 298 2.04

Assembly
    (Grant-Blackford)

Burt W. Ayres 1,181 3.75

Assembly
    (Delaware County)

Marcus Davis 377 1.04

Assembly
     (Elkhart County)

Jesse T. Mitchell 513 1.55
Orba A. Peffly 506 1.52

Assembly (Grant County)

Walter L. Thomas 933 3.66

Assembly
    (Hamilton County)

Woody Shields 172 1.40

Assembly (Henry County)

Orion Fuller 449 2.43

Assembly (Henry-Rush)

Riley Wilson 519 1.86

Assembly
    (Howard County)

John W. Linville 398 1.76

Assembly
    (Howard-Tipton)

Alva Hewitt 514 1.71

Assembly
    (Huntington County)

Benjamin F. Powe 299 2.02

Assembly
    (Kosciusko County)

Margaret Willard 234 1.62

Assembly (Lake County)

Lillie Berry 371 0.30
 
Pearl Griffith 385 0.31
 
Frank L. Johnson 382 0.31

Assembly
    (Madison County)

Kenneth Harting 459 0.99
Orvis Detrick 447 0.97

Assembly
     (Marion County)

Ed F. Bayless 795 0.36
Daniel H. Carrick 794 0.36
Paul W. Cox 794 0.36
Albert L. Daniel 788 0.35
Lottie Duncan 782 0.35
Lucille Floyd 787 0.35
Eleanor Fulmer 781 0.35
Dora Hurt 787 0.35
John L. Price 726 0.33
M. Ruth White 786 0.35
J.W. Wills 788 0.35

Assembly (Monroe County)

J.W. Hanger 411 2.63

Assembly
    (Vanderburgh-Warren)

Elmer O. Riggs 293 0.36

Assembly
    (Randolph County)

Mattie Brumfield 337 2.71

Assembly
    (St. Joseph County) 

Robert L. Frame 381 0.44

Assembly
    (Union-Wayne)

Ella L. Page 328 1.08

Assembly
    (Vanderburgh County)

Wayne Marker 251 0.39
Gilbert Groben 246 0.38
Elizabeth Haberer 245 0.38

Assembly
    (Wabash County) 

Arthur Tinkle 705 5.41

Assembly
      (Wayne County)

Abraham D. Bowman 319 1.17

Bartholomew County

    Prosecuting Attorney

Frank Youngman
309
3.95
*

Grant County

    Prosecuting Attorney

Leonard E. Hayes
896
3.52

Marion County

    Circuit Court Judge

Denzil D. Hunt
779
0.35

    Prosecuting Attorney

J. E. Bittle
786
0.35

Monroe County

    Commissioner

J.O. Daniel
(no data)

    Auditor

Anna Edwards
(no data)

    Treasurer

May R. Greene
(no data)

    Sherrif

W.O. Medlan
(no data)

Tipton County

    Prosecuting Attorney

Wilbur Collins
83
1.08

Vanderburgh County

    Clerk

Raymond M. Morris
(no data)

    Sherrif

Vernon Brown
(no data)

Wabash County

    Prosecuting Attorney

Cletus Smith
676
7.36
*

1946:      

Senator

Elmer D. Riggs
21,008
1.56

Secretary of State   

Sara Halladay
21,196
1.60

Auditor 

S.P. Jenkins
20,669
1.56

Treasurer   

Ralph G. Stallsmith   
20,627
1.55

Supt. Public Instruction  

Jasper A. Huffman
21,646
1.63

Clerk

Orval L. Huffman, Sr.
20,854
1.57

Justice, St. Ct. Appeals 1 

Omer S. Whiteman
20,253
1.54

Justice, St. Ct. Appeals 2

Zoe M. Wyatt
20,329
1.54

Justice, St. Ct. Appeals 3

Glenn E. Miller
20,599
1.56

Congress 1
    (Lake County)

Hubert F. Jackson
833
0.83

Congress 2 (Lafayette) 

F.W. Lowe
1,047
0.97

Congress 3
    (South Bend)

William Oesch 
1,064
0.81

Congress 4
    (Fort Wayne)

George W. Holston
1,111
1.04

Congress 5 (Anderson)

A.W. Snyder
3,810
2.64

Congress 6
    (Terre Haute) 

John R. Sheets
1,035
0.90

Congress 7 (Vincennes)

Robert Gemmer
2,086
1.66

Congress 8 (Evansville)

C. Dana Malpais 
1,185
0.93

Congress 9 (Columbus)

Garnet Jewell 
945
0.90

Congress 10 (Muncie) 

Carl W. Thompson
3,913
3.27

Congress 11
    (Indianapolis)

Marion Gatlin  
868
0.56

State Senate,
    Adams-Wells

Andrew H. Wollard 273 1.33

State Senate,
    Bartholomew-Decatur 

Charles Galbreth 118 0.40

State Senate,
    Crawford-Floyd 

G.W. Lee 553 2.10

State Senate,
    Grant County   

Irwin Jackson  899 4.81

State Senate,
    Hamilton-Boone

Myron Morris 513 1.89

State Senate,
    Madison County

Elmer E. Merrill 1,085 1.86

State Senate,
    Howard-Miami   

Charles R. Oberlin 836 2.68

State Senate,
    Jay-Randolph

Charles A. Fisher 1,276 6.43

State Senate,
    Lake County 

Warren A. Reeder, Jr. 890 0.89

State Senate,
    Marion County   

Marvin P. Jewell  853 0.55

State Senate,
    St. Joseph County

Herman F. Kuhl 358 0.52

State House,
    Bartholomew County

Freman Bruner 292 2.20

State House,
    Delaware County

Thomas Booher    1,646 6.40
Angus R. Jeffers 1,632 6.31

State House,
    Crawford County  

M.M. Terry 413 3.19

State House,
    Floyd County

Shelby L. Benham 149 1.11

State House,
    Grant County

Leonard R. Hayes  1,189 5.06
Walter L. Thomas  1,015 5.47
State House,
    Hamilton County
Woodson Shields 324 3.32

State House,
    Madison County 

Russell Jeffrey 113 0.26

State House,
    Howard County

John Linville 423 2.25
Charles Speck 635 2.47

State House,
    Miami County

Arthur Tinkle  316 2.99

State House,
    Randolph County

George W. Wilhelm 846 8.46

State House,
    Lake County

Floyd Conway 854 0.86
William H. Howe  844 0.85

 

Albert R. Burns 830 0.83

 

Joseph Torris 816 0.82
 
Ora E. Huffman 835 0.84

State House,
    Lake-Porter  

J. Ralston Miller 906 0.82

State House,
    Marion County

Charles M. Kroft 890 0.57
Edith Grant 870 0.56

  

Lottie Duncan 861 0.55

  

Frank Brady 866 0.56

  

Esther Stewart 867 0.56

  

Henry F. Hammonds 860 0.55

  

Cordilia Smith 875 0.56

  

Dora Hunt 878 0.57

  

Grover C. Mills  885 0.57

  

Alfred L. Beatty 877 0.57

  

Ruby White  873 0.56

 State House,
    Marion-Johnson 

Paul W. Cox 934 0.57

 State House,
   
St. Joseph County

Cecil W. Johnson 394 0.57
 
Clarence W. Marks 368 0.53
 
Ernest McDonald 366 0.56

State House,
    Vanderburgh County

Raymond W. Morris 399 0.73
Gilbert Goben 350 0.88
 
Elizabeth Haberer 308 0.77
 
Zora M. Taylor 302 0.76

State House,
    Wabash County

C.W. Speicker 991 9.52

State House,
    Wayne County

Ella L. Page 593 2.49
David S. Hoover 500 2.59

State House,
    Clark County

Henry M. Alexander 107 0.79

State House,
    Decatur-Jennings Countyy 

Jesse Speer  75 0.53

State House,
    DeKalb County 

Samuel C. Perkins 387 3.86

State House,
    Elkhart County

Jesse Mitchell 485 1.93
Nina D. Weldy  507 1.98

State House,
    Fulton-Pulaski County  

John Kreamer  492 3.73

State House,
    Kosciusko County

Jenne Howland 251 2.03

State House,
    Monroe County

Raymond J. Duke  1,617 1.22

State House,
    Montgomery County

Eugene Vest   220 1.97

State House,
    Morgan County

Fred Hamilton 150 1.67

State House,
    Noble County  

J. Warren Moore 202 2.19

State House,
    Perry-Spencer counties

Russell Lynch   54 0.34

State House,
    Shelby County 

Clarence M. Morrison 307 2.58

NOTE: Winger's record has a sheet for "Adams County," but no data

And then he says "Indiana county tickets:  Lake-Fulton, Kosciusko, Elkart, Laporte, Marshall, St. Joseph, Adams, DeKalb, LaGrange, Noble, Steuben, Wells, Blackford, Grant, Howard, Huntington, Jay, Madison, Tipton, Wabash, Hamilton, Montgomery, Monroe, Clark, Crawford, Dubois, Floyd, Harrison, Perry, Pike, Posey, Spencer, Vanderburgh, Warrick, Bartholomew, Brown, Jackson, Lawrence, Decatur, Fayette, Hancock, Henry, Randolph, Rush, Shelby, Union, Wayne, Marion, Morgan, Jackson, Scott, Switzerland"  And then there is a hand-written notation: "54 had been alleged)

Bartholomew County,
    Prosecuting Attorney 

Frank Youngman
332
4.29
*

Wabash County,
    Prosecuting Attorney

Cletus Smith
779
9.98
*

Delaware County

    Judge, Circuit Court

Frank R. Wilson 
1,825
7.07

    Prosecuting Attorney 

Frances A. Shaw   
1,702
6.59

Grant County

  Prosecuting Attorney 

Thomas A. Wildey
940
5.02

Hamilton County

  Judge, Circuit Court

Paul T. Nogle
321
4.43
*

Monroe County

  County Council 

John A. Hoadley
(no data)
 
Marshon W. DePoister
(no data)

  County Commissioner

R.J. Duke
(no data)

Bloomington Township

  Trustee  

George Schlafer 
(no data)

1947:      

Cong. Dist. 10 (Muncy)

Carl W. Thompson 2,477 2.43

1948:      

Governor

Clinton W. Spiecher
13,582
0.82

Lt. Governor 

Orval L. Huffman
13,883
0.85

Secretary of State

H. Robert Gemmer
14,167
0.88

Auditor

Anna M. Edwards
14,111
0.87

Treasurer

Omer F. Smith
13,967
0.86

Attorney General 

Zoe M. Wyatt
14,017
0.86

Supt. Public Instruction

Jasper A. Huffman
14,028
0.86

Reporter

Myrna Flory
13,996
0.86

Justice, Supreme Court

George G. Ranck
14,032
0.87

Cong. Dist. 1 (Lake)

J. Ralston Miller
752
0.58

Cong. Dist. 2
  (Lafayette)

F.W. Lough
1,032
0.79

Cong. Dist. 3
  (South Bend)

Bristol Oesch
1,042
0.63

Cong. Dist. 4
  (Fort Wayne)

Lewis Black
1,139
0.87

Cong. Dist. 5
  (Anderson)

Ralph W. Stallsmith
2,281
1.29

Cong. Dist. 6
  (Terre Haute)

Ernie Beck
847
0.64

Cong. Dist. 7
  (Vincennes)

Graydon E. Terbush
1,349
0.97

Cong. Dist. 8
  (Evansville)

Raymond E. Morris 
910
0.56

Cong. Dist. 9
  (Columbus) 

Garnet Jewell
851
0.73

Cong. Dist. 10
  (Muncie) 

Leroy Mills
1,737
1.20

Cong. Dist. 11
  (Indianapolis)

Alson E. Wrentmore
946
0.46

State Senate,
  Cass-Fulton 

Charles A. Mullican 
275
1.02

State Senate,
  Brown-Green-Monroe

Robert Hankins
629
1.85

State Senate,
  Delaware County 

Angus Jeffers 
650
1.94

State Senate,
  Fayette-Rush-Shelby 

William J. Reeves
349
1.07

State Senate,
  Marion-Johnson

Anna L. Talley
1,003
0.47

State Senate,
  Marion County

Elbert R. Jones
961
0.47
Ralph Lind
1,007
0.50
Jaretta Patrick
954
0.47
Grace Schmitz
949
0.47

State Senate,
  Kosciusko-Wabash

Lee R. Cory 
314
1.17

State Senate,
  Lake County

William H. Howe
727
0.55
Francis A. Malstone 
719
0.55

State Senate,
  Vanderburgh County

Gilbert C. Groben 
440
0.72

State Representative,
  Delaware County

Emet W. Harris 
647
1.94
Harold Sloniker
661
1.99

State Representative,
  Johnson-Marion

Herman Rose
992
0.46

State Representative,
  Marion County

 
 
Carrie Barbieve 
980
0.48
Paul W. Cox
956
0.47
Sindy Ferguson 
956
0.47
Eleanor Fulmer
974
0.48
Edith Grant
967
0.47
Jessie Hufford
982
0.48
Addie Lancaster
1,005
0.50
Bertha Dixon Lewis
954
0.47
Grover C. Mills 
980
0.48
Cordelia Smith
967
0.48
Eli Williams 
962
0.47

State Representative,
  Kosciusko County 

Clarence Young
318
2.23

State Representative,
  Lake-Porter 

J. Jerry Baboo
740
0.52

State Representative,
  Lake County

George F. Clemenz
663
0.50
Roy Duke
662
0.50
Ora E. Huffman
663
0.51
Matthew W. Morton
672
0.51
Marjorie D. Sisco 
660
0.50

State Representative,
  Vanderburgh-Posey-
    Warren

Ruth N. McCool
660
0.50

State Representative,
  Vanderburgh County

J.C. Kelly
P.E. Connor
543
421
0.59
0.68
Parrish O. Snyder
411
0.68

State Representative,
  Blackford-Grant

Walter Thompson 
1,057
3.27

State Representative,
  Grant County

Leonard E. Hayes 
765
2.94

State Representative,
  Brown-Jackson 

Victor Dobbs
165
1.09

State Representative,
  DeKalb County 

P.A. Hubart 
388
3.20

State Representative,
  Dubois-Martin

McKinley L. Franklin 
195
1.93
*

State Representative,
  Fulton-Pulaski

John W. Kreamer 
409
2.97

State Representative,
  Hamilton County

Woodrow Shields
217
1.89

State Representative,
  Howard County 

David Martin 
277
1.17

State Representative,
  LaGrange-Steuben

Lewis Price
199
1.85

State Representative,
  Monroe County

Frank Edwin Stouffer
327
1.92

State Representative,
  Montgomery County 

Eugene H. Vest 
143
1.06

State Representative,
  Morgan County

Harold F. Gregson
160
1.59

State Representative,
  Noble County

Claude Swartz
213
1.95

State Representative,
  Owen-Putnam 

Joseph M. Brunner
118
0.78

State Representative,
  Perry-Spencer

C.E. Lynch
15
0.09

State Representative,
  Randolph County

Raymond Keys
505
6.44
*

State Representative,
  Union-Wayne

Ella L. Page
382
1.34

State Representative,
  Wayne County 

David S. Hoover
412
1.61

*  Winger notes that there were 410 county candidates in Indiana, in 1948. Data
      has been collected only on the few mentioned below:

County Prosecuting Attorneys

    Bartholomew

Frank Youngman 
322
4.07
*

    Marion

Floyd Taylor
699
2.69

    Hamilton

Fred Jessup
226
3.02
*

    Lagrange 

Dwight F. Steininger
90
1.20
*

    Owen

W. Curtis Job 
140
2.47

    Madison 

Richard Pruitt 
189
2.65

Circuit Judge, Wayne

Carl W. Thompson
500
3.15
*

1950:  

Senator     

Lester N. Abel   13,396 0.84

Secretary of State   

J. Ralston Miller 13,138 0.83

Auditor

Garnett Jewell    13,320 0.84

Treasurer    

Horace N. Smith   13,325 0.85

Supt. Public Instruction

Jasper A. Huffman   13,248 0.84

Clerk

Doris Smith    13,397 0.85

Judge Supreme Court

Hamet D. Hinkle 13,365 0.85

Judge Appelate Court

Zoe M. Wyatt 11,296 0.76

Judge Appelate Court

George D. Ranck 11,699 0.74

Cong. Dist. 1
  (Lake Co.)

Harry C. Beamer, Jr.   508 0.43

Cong. Dist. 2
  (Lafayette)

Lee R. Cory 797 0.61

Cong. Dist. 3
  (South Bend)

Everett Mishler 1,167 0.74

Cong. Dist. 4
  (Fort Wayne)

Lewis Black 893 0.72

Cong. Dist. 5
  (Anderson)

Ralph G. Stallsmith 994 0.59

Cong. Dist. 6
  (Terre Haute)

Ernie Beck 514 0.39

Cong. Dist. 7
  (Vincennes)

Graydon E. Terbush   
966
0.7

Cong. Dist. 8
  (Evansville)

Raymond N. Morris 939 0.61

Cong. Dist. 9
  (Columbus)

Elmer D. Riggs 514 0.45

Cong. Dist. 10
  (Muncie)   

Carl W. Thompson 1,199 0.86

Cong. Dist. 11
  (Indianapolis)

Alson E. Wrentmore 944 0.48

State Sen., 

  Grant Co.   

W.W. Harrell 420 1.83

  Lake Co.  

Francis A. Malmstome 580 0.49

  Marion Co.    

Daniel H. Carrick 995 0.48

  Van.-Posey-Warick

Arthur G. Schreiber 506 0.69

  St. Joseph Co.

Omer F. Smith 366 1.56

  Wayne Co.   

Cecil W. Johnson 533 0.65

State Rep., Grant Co.

Charles Hendey 434 1.89

  Porter-Lake

H. Merle Hedrick  564 0.42

  Lake Co.

W.H. Howe 606 0.51

  Lake Co.

John P. Jones 536 0.45

  Lake Co.  

Merwin W. Tarvin 531 0.45

  Lake Co.

James W. Warren 557 0.47

  Marion Co.

Paul W. Cox 1,033 0.5

  Van.-Posey-Warick

Parish O. Snyder 489 0.67

  Vanderburgh Co.    

J.C. Kelly   380 0.67

  St. Joseph Co.

Ralph E. Johnson 497 0.61

  St. Joseph Co.

Lewis F. Wolf   541 0.67

  St. Joseph Co.  

Raymond E. Brown  484 0.59

  Union-Wayne  

James L. Wilcox 447 2.56
*

  Wayne Co.

David S. Hoover 356 1.52

  Brown-Jackson

Victor Dobbs  
(no data)

  DeKalb Co.

Fred W. Knott 434 3.68

  Howard-Tipton

J. Robert Miller 332 1.06

  Howard Co.

Frank Clevenger 249 1.05

  Monroe Co.  

Arthur H. Brown 363 2.25

  Morgan Co.

Harold G. Gregson   94 0.87

  Wabash Co.  

Glenn J. Bennett 175 1.39

1951 (no data for these, just the names and offices)

Evansville

  Mayor

Fred L. Ogden

  City Clerk

Raymond M. Morris

  Council    

Roy L. Gates
 
Katherine Ward
 
Martin C. Allen
 
J.C. Kelly
 
James E. Young
 
Harvey Devault
 
William Christmas
 
William Gresser
 
Alpha Grisson

Kokomo Council

Charles Evans
 
Iryl J. Turner

Marion

  Mayor

W.H. Harrell

  City Judge

John S. Clawson

  City Clerk

Irvin Jackson

  Council 1  

Lewis Roberson

  Council 2

Maynard Mylin

  Council 3

Herbert Winterrowd

  Council 4

Clarence Morris

  Council 5

Walter N. Thompson

   at-large

Chester L. Bloes
 
M.R. Lewis

1952

Senator

Carl W. Thompson 12,734 0.65  

Governor

Lester N. Abel 12,554 0.65  

Lt. Governor

J. Ralston Miller 12,795 0.67  

Secretary of State

Dwight Wiebe 12,963 0.67  

Auditor

Lewis D. Black 12,975 0.68  

Treasurer

Horace N. Smith 12,991 0.68  

Supt. Public Instruction

Allison E. Wrentmore 12,883 0.67  

Attorney General

George G. Ranck 13,042 0.68  

Reporter S. Sup. Ct.

Lois G. Krandell 13,052 0.68  

Judge 2 S. Sup. Ct.

Edmund Nelson 13,043 0.68  

Judge 1 S. App. Ct.

Hamet D. Hinkle 13,083 0.68  

Judge 2 S. App. Ct.

Zoe M. Wyatt 13,154 0.69  

Cong. Dist. 1
  (Lake Co.) 

John P. Jones 531 0.32  

Cong. Dist. 2
  (Lafayette)

Ross J. McLennan 947 0.59  

Cong. Dist. 3
  (South Bend)

Everett J. Mishler 1,318 0.67  

Cong. Dist. 4
  (Fort Wayne)

Claude Swartz 1,320 0.88  

Cong. Dist. 5
  (Anderson) 

Ralph G. Stallsmith 1,731 0.86  

Cong. Dist. 6
  (Terre Haute)

Woodrow Shields 525 0.34  

Cong. Dist. 7
  (Vincennes)

Maurice G. Murphy 767 0.50  

Cong. Dist. 8
  (Evansville)

Raymond M. Morris 915 0.49  

Cong. Dist. 9
  (Columbus)

Elmer D. Riggs 596 0.45  

Cong. Dist. 10
  (Muncie)

Lela Stubblefield
1,732
1.00  

Cong. Dist. 11
  (Indianapolis)

Vernon Dunckel 834 0.31  

Senate
  (Delaware Co.)

John A, Arris, Sr. 504 1.16  

Senate
  (Fayette, Shelby Co.)

Nancy Linville 94 0.26  

Senate
  (Johnson, Marion Co.)

Dorothy Cross 61 0.02  

Senate (Kosciusco,
   Wabash Co.)

F.W. Lough 414 1.36  

Senate (Lake Co.)

Harry C. Beamer 549 0.33  
 
John Bewick, Jr. 534 0.32  

Senate (Marion Co.)

E.V. Halt 855 0.32  
 
Olin Lingle 826 0.30  
 
Stanley Moneymaker 849 0.31  
 
Ermel Short 843 0.31  

Senate
    (Vanderburgh Co.)

J.C. Kelly 376 0.52  

House (Delaware Co.)

Aaron Meeks 546 1.26  
 
Munson Tremaine 526 1.21  

House (Fayette,
   Franklin Co.)

John Parker 99 0.53  

House (Kosciusko Co.)

Norman L. Bradfield 385 2.36  

House (Lake Co.)

George F. Clemenz 539 0.33  
 
Leonard Schmidt 552 0.33  
 
Andrew J. Vaughn 547 0.33  
 
Clarence D. McClanahan 542 0.33  
 
Masx Sobieralski 545 0.33  

House (Lake, Porter Co.) 

James W. Warren 609 0.33  

House (Marion Co.)

John A. Ballentine 814 0.30  
 
Carrie Barbieur 823 0.30  
 
Frank Brady 827 0.31  
 
Delphia Bushfield 822 0.30  
 
Duane Cassidy 831 0.31  
 
Paul W. Cox 832 0.31  
 
John Crook 819 0.30  
 
Anna Dawson 832 0.31  
 
Verdon Dunckel 842 0.31  
 
Al Ford 827 0.31  
 
Stella Newhouse 835 0.31  

House (Marion,
  Johnson Co.)            

Anna Sellers 45 0.02  

House
  (Vanderburgh Co.)  

William J. Gresser 387 0.54  

House (DeKalb Co.)

Benjamin S. Miller 355 2.69  

House (Grant Co.)

Maynard W. Mylin 634 2.28  

House (LaGrange,
   Steuben Co.) 

Harry Armey            
240*
2.58  

House (Noble Co.)

Fred Taggart 215 1.76  

House (Vanderburgh,
  Posey, Warick Co.)   

Arthur G. Schreiber 481 0.53  

House (Randolph Co.)

William E. Barr 421 3.11  

House (St. Joseph Co.)

Cecil W. Johnson 620 0.58  
 
Ralph E. Johnson 608 0.57  
 
Louis E. Wolfe 590 0.55  

House (Union,
   Wayne Co.) 

Grover C. Ellis 256 0.75  

House (Wayne Co.)

David S. Hoover 309 1.00  

DeKalb County -
  Clerk of Court

  Coroner

  Surveyor

  Treasurer

  Recorder

  Commissioner (north)

  Commissioner
    (southeast)


Paul J. McDonald 

Fred Knott 

Frank Ashenfelter

Mabel Steininger

Clarence Fretz

Donald W. Brand

John W. Kelley 


(no data)

(no data)

(no data)

(no data)

(no data)

(no data)

(no data)

Kosciusko County -
   Prosecuting Attorney

Charles Johnson 467
4.03
*

Lake County - Judge,
   Juvenile Court          

H. Merle Hedrick  
572d
0.35  

Marion County -
  Prosecuting Attorney      

Edward New, Sr. 835 0.31  

1954

Secretary of State

Raymond M. Morris 11,488 0.72

Auditor

Harry C. Beamer 11,271 0.71

Treasurer

Curtis E. Miser 10,933 0.69

Supt. Public Instruction

Jasper A. Huffman 11,015 0.70

Clerk

Lois Gilbert Krandell 10,937 0.69

Judge Appeals Court

Carl W. Thompson 11,133 0.71
 
Hamet D. Hinkle 11,023 0.70
 
Richard Pruitt 11,017 0.70
 
Zoe M. Wyatt 11,010 0.70

Justice, Supreme Court

George C. Rank 10,819 0.69

Congr. Dist.   1
   (Lake County)

Sheridan Vale 573 0.43

Congr. Dist.   3
   (South Bend)

Everett M. Mishler 764 0.45

Congr. Dist.   4
   (Fort Wayne)

Fred W. Knott 692 0.58

Congr. Dist.   5 (Anderson)

Ralph G. Stallsmith 1,074 0.65

Congr. Dist.   7
   (Vincennes)

Charlie Moore 389 0.28

Congr. Dist.   8 (Evansville)

Charles W. Evans 583 0.37

Congr. Dist. 10 (Muncie)

Lela Stubblefield 861 0.63

Congr. Dist. 11
   (Indianapolis)

A.E. Wrentmore 591 0.30

State Senate, Delaware County

Ishom I. Curtis 278 0.83

State Senate, Grant County

Maynard W. Mylin 357 1.66

State Senate, Lake County

Merwin W. Tarvin 583 0.44

State Senate,
   Marion County

O. Kaufman 572 0.29

State Senate,
   Vanderburgh County

Arthur G. Schreiber 350 0.46

State Senate,
   Wayne County

Horace N. Smith 209 0.93

State House,
   Delaware County

Elton J. Brinson 288 0.87
 
Thelma G. Whitehair 293 0.88

State House, Grant County

Chester L. Boles 310 1.44
 
Leonard E. Hayes 256 0.95

State House, Lake County

Calvin O. Grinstead 596 0.45
 
George F. Clemenz 566 0.43
 
Lenore I. McMullins 583 0.44
 
Edward E. Wolber 570 0.43
 
James A. Albaugh 574 0.43

State House, Lake-Porter

Charles Hough 622 0.42

State House,
   Marion County

George Bertram 576 0.29
Delphia Bushfield 579 0.29
Paul W. Cox 698 0.30
J.C. Elvers 582 0.30
Forest W. Falkenbury 588 0.30
Richard Fletcher 602 0.31
O.M. Fulwider 595 0.30
Chester Newland 601 0.31
Verbal Nicoson 585 0.30
Clyde Orem 596 0.30
Lester Spencer 606 0.31

State House,
   Vander/Posey/Warick

William C. Christmas 324 0.43

State House,
   Vanderburgh County

J.C. Kelly 279 0.48
 
William Gresser 253 0.44
 
Martin C. Allen 255 0.44

State House,
   Union & Wayne Cos.

Vera C. Smith 193 0.79

State House,
   Wayne County

David S. Hoover 157 0.70

State House,
   DeKalb County

Alvadah Ober 169 1.48

State House,
   Noble County

Fred Targgart 128 1.23

State House,
   Randolph County

Richard Benson 248 2.27

State House,
   St. Joseph County

Vernon Holmes 405 0.43
Ralph Johnson 396 0.42
Louis Wolfe 394 0.42

1955

Lake County

  Hammond (City) Mayor

no data

1956

Senator

Carl W. Thompson 6,685 0.34

Governor

J. Ralston Miller 6,791 0.35

Lt. Governor

Raymond M. Morris 6,762 0.35

Secretary of State

Josephine Lough 6,648 0.34

Auditor

William W. Oesch 6,550 0.34

Treasurer

Horace N. Smith 6,875 0.35

Attorney General

George N. Ranck 6,701 0.35

Supt. Public Instruction

Alison E. Wrentmore 6,479 0.33

Reporter

Lois Gilbert Krandell 6,728 0.35

Congr. Dist.   1  
   (Lake County)

Harry C. Beamer 424 0.24

Congr. Dist.   2 (northeast)

J.O. Johnston 525 0.34

Congr. Dist.   4
   (Fort Wayne)

Claude Swartz 331 0.22

Congr. Dist.   5 (Anderson)

Ralph G. Stallsmith 912 0.45

Congr. Dist.   6
   (Terre Haute)

Woodrow Shields 320 0.20

Congr. Dist.   8
    (Evansville)

Raymond D. Morris 504 0.26

Congr. Dist.   9
   (Columbus)

Elmer D. Riggs 398 0.30

Congr. Dist. 10 (Muncie)

Thomas E. Booher 680 0.39

Congr. Dist. 11
   (Indianapolis)

Paul W. Cox 509 0.19

State Senate, Evansville

J.C. Kelly 244 0.33

State Senate,
    Lake County

Lois H. Walker 412 0.23
George F. Clementz 412 0.23

State Senate,
   Marion County

William Rice 524 0.19
Charles Devoe 586 0.22
Edith Grant 515 0.18
Oren Lingle 528 0.20
Ermel Short 518 0.20

State House, Evansville

Martin Allen 271 0.29
William J. Gresser 244 0.33
Elizabeth Haberer 240 0.33
Alvin J. Perry 230 0.31

State House,
    Lake County

John R. Hough 460 0.26
Charles A. Blank 466 0.26
James Albaugh 447 0.25
Leonore I. McMullen 510 0.29
Emma L. Whitehead 426 0.24
Charles O. Hough 484 0.25

State House,
   Marion County

Ancil C. Jacques 515 0.18
Raymond Amolsch 516 0.20
George Bertram 516 0.20
Delphia Bushfield 516 0.20
Mary Goode 528 0.20
Stella Newhouse 517 0.20
Chester Newland 532 0.20
Verval Nocoson 516 0.20
Helen Robbett 514 0.20
Myrtle Shepherd 516 0.20
Lillian Webber 564 0.22

Judge Appeals Court,
    Lake County

Zoe M. Wyatt 6,804 0.35

Circuit Judge,
    Lake County

James Frink   408 0.23

1958

Senator

John Stelle 19,327 1.12

Secretary of State

J. Ralston Miller 13,238 0.77

Auditor

Raymond M. Morris 12,835 0.75

Treasurer

Horace M. Smith 12,955 0.76

Supt. Public Instruction

Alson E. Wrentmore 12,352 0.72

Clerk

Lois G. Krandell 12,784 0.75

Congr. Dist. 1
   (Lake County)

Harry C. Beamer 819 0.57

State Senate,
   Lake County

Merwin Tarvin 781 0.54

State House, Lake County

Henrietta Albaugh 840 0.58
 
Charles A. Blank 842 0.58
 
Charles F. Clemenz 834 0.58
 
J. Russell Lee 838 0.58
 
Charles O. Hough 804 0.49

State House,
   Elkhart County

Pearl C. Ewald 785 2.44
 
Harold F. Miller 857 2.52

State House,
   Kosciusko County

Jasper A. Huffman 348 2.20

State House,
   Wabash County

Curtis Miser 134 1.04

Elkhart County

   Commissioner, 2

George Weybright
no data

Kosciusko County

   Assessor

Lee Cory
no data

   Treasurer

Lee Lantz
no data

   Auditor

Norman Bradfield
no data

   Commissioner, north

Gary Browne
no data

   Commissioner, middle

Earl F. Dodge
no data

1959

Lake County

   Crown Point  (City)

        Mayor

Roy S. Mileham
no data

        Clerk-Treasurer

Ronald G. Allee

no data

   East Chicago (City)

       Mayor

Robert T. Wright
no data

        Judge

James C. Beavers, Jr.
no data

       Clerk

Nelson Raburn
no data

       Councilman-at-Large

Samuel Flener
no data
Henrietta Albaugh
no data

       Council, 1

William R. Woods
no data

       Council, 4

George Pinto
no data

       Council, 6

James Albaugh
no data

   Gary (City)

       Mayor

no data

   Hammond (City)

       Mayor

Vernon N. Sherer
no data

       Judge

Walter R. Davis
no data

       Clerk

Emory Balog, Jr.
no data

       Councilman-at-Large

David V. Schaade
no data
William Ford
no data
Robert A. Simms
no data

       Council, 1

Julia Swetmam
no data

       Council, 2

Jack A. Daniel
no data

       Council, 3

Harold Judy
no data

       Council, 4

Harry C. Beamer
no data

       Council, 5

Harold C. Lien, Sr.
no data

       Council, 6

Emma L. Whitehead
no data

Kosciusko County

   Winona Lake (City)

       Town Board, 1

Norman Bradfield
win

       Town Board, 2

Earl F. Dodge
no data

       Town Board, 3

Virgil P. Brock
win

       Clerk-Treasurer

Mildred Fockler
no data

Vanderburgh County

   Evansville (City)

       Mayor

J.C. Kelly
no data

       Clerk

Raymond M. Morris
no data

       Councilman-at-Large

Elizabeth Haberer
no data

 

William J. Gresser
no data

 

William C. Christmas
no data

       Council, 1

Alpha A. Grissom
no data

       Council, 2

Cecil R. Newby
no data

       Council, 3

Floyd Rudolph
no data

       Council, 5

Alvin J. Perry
no data

       Council, 6

Harvey Devault
no data

1960

Governor

J. Ralston Miller 5,892 0.28

Lt. Governor

Waldo E. Yeater 5,660 0.27

Secretary of State

Horace N. Smith 5,672 0.27

Treasurer

Pearl Ewald 5,540 0.26

Auditor

Raymond M. Morris 5,441 0.26

Attorney General

Zoe M. Wyatt 5,615 0.27

Supt. Public Instruction

Florence M. Murray 5,801 0.28

Clerk

Lois Krandell 5,680 0.27

Justice Supreme Court, 4

Virgil H. Applegate 5,812 0.28

Justice State Ct.
    Appeals, 1

Harley L. Austen 5,651 0.27
C.L. Entner 5,857 0.28

Justice State Ct.
    Appeals, 2

Simon P. Bontrager 5,872 0.28
Harry J. Love 5,718 0.27

Congr. Dist. 1
    (Lake County)

Vernon N. Shearer 412 0.20

Congr. Dist. 2
    (Lafayette-Kosciusko)

Earl F. Dodge 553 0.33

Congr. Dist. 8
    (Ohio River)

J.C. Kelly 310 0.15

Congr. Dist. 11
    (Indianapolis)

Frank N. Williams 432 0.15

State Senate,
    Elkhart County

William W. Oesch 616 1.39

State Senate,
    Kosciusko County

Curtis E. Mizer 266 0.77

State Senate,
    Lake County

Harry C. Beamer 424 0.20

State Senate,
    Marion County

F.N. Falconbury 591 0.21
State Senate, Evansville
William G. Christmas 197 0.25

State House,
    Elkhart County

William H. Day 582 1.33
Virgil Mock 574 1.28
State House,
    Kosciusko County

Jasper A. Huffman 215 1.12

State House,
    Lake County

 
Henrietta Albaugh 434 0.21
Charles A. Blank 399 0.19
George F. Clemenz 391 0.19
A. Terry Crall 387 0.18
Juanita R. Stephenson 402 0.19
James C. Beaners, Jr. 409 0.17

State House, Indianapolis

H. Ray Dunshee 550 0.19

State House, Evansville

E.C. Fox 200 0.20
William J. Gressil 185 0.24
Oclia Simpson 173 0.22
J.E. Young 179 0.23

1962

Senator

Harry H. Farrer
write-in

Secretary of State

J. Ralston Miller
write-in

Auditor

Raymond M. Morris
write-in

Treasurer

A. Terry Crall
write-in

Supt. Public Instruction

Jasper A. Huffman
write-in

Clerk

Martha Shelly
write-in

Justice, Supreme Court

Erwin E. Wright
write-in

Justice, Supreme Court

Ora C. Pemberton
write-in

Justice, Supreme Court

Walter R. Davis
write-in

Justice State Ct.
     Appeals, 1

John J. Dorough
write-in
Emmett Owensby
write-in

Justice State Ct.
     Appeals, 2

Virgil L. Applegate
write-in
Virgil L. Clark
write-in

Congr. Dist. 1,
     Lake County

Harry C. Beamer 802 0.47

State Senate,
    Lake County

Marvin W. Tarvin 784 0.46
James W. Amick 798 0.46

State House,
    Lake County

Henrietta Albaugh 866 0.51
Robert A. Sims 797 0.47
Ezra D. Davis 816 0.48
Samuel Flener 804 0.47
James C. Mills 817 0.47

State House, Lake/
     Porter Counties

Jacob J. Vellenga 792 0.41

Lake County

     Superior Judge, 1

Alvin Beggs 796 0.46

     Superior Judge, 2

Virgil P. Sorge 796 0.46

     Superior Judge, 3

Samuel J. Martin 771 0.45

     Superior Judge, 4

J. Paul Jones 813 0.47

     Superior Judge, 5

James Frink 799 0.46

     Clerk

Thelma Little
(no data)

     Auditor

David V. Schaade 734 0.43

     Sheriff

Vernon N. Sherer 713 0.41

     Assessor

Charles R. Wraight 770 0.45

     Councilmen-at-Large

Howard Smith 799 0.46
 
Thomas J. Wright 791 0.46
 
Eula Pitts 780 0.45

     Council, 1

Kenneth Stigall 364 0.53

     Council, 2

Juanita R. Stephenson 301 0.44

     Council, 3

George F. Clemons 68 0.46

     Council, 4

Cephas A. Norrell 54 0.28

     Commissioner, 1

Charles G. Spencer 785 0.46

     Commissioner, 2

Ora E. Huffman 790 0.46

North Township

     Trustee

Jack A. Daniel
(no data)

     Assessor

James Albaugh
(no data)

     Justice Peace

Roy Trueblood
(no data)
 
Charles L. Wall
(no data)

     Constable

Edward Wolber
(no data)
 
Bert Houston
(no data)

     Advisory Board

Maude Hayworth
(no data)
 
Dorothy Mueller
(no data)
 
Edythe Woerner
(no data)

Calumet Township

     Trustee

Lester N. Jones
(no data)

     Assessor

Carl R. Litherland
(no data)

     Justice Peace

John D. Crane
(no data)
 
John B. Scudder
(no data)

     Constable

James Williams
(no data)
 
Howard B. Funston, Jr.
(no data)

     Advisory Board

Agnes Cook Blank
(no data)
Thalia Quanstrom
(no data)
Lois I. Smith
(no data)

1963

Hammond (City)

     Mayor

Harry C. Beamer 682 1.99

     Judge

Vigil P. Sorge 624 1.85

     Clerk

George R. Lucas 651 1.94

     Councilmen-at-Large

Walter R. Davis 744 2.21
George E. Hinga 706 2.11
Roy W. Kolas 687 2.12

     Council, 1

Samauel Flener 89 1.61

     Council, 2

Jack A. Daniels 98 1.94

     Council, 3

J. Ralston Miller 98 2.63

     Council, 4

Bert L. Houston 139 2.41

     Council, 5

Kenneth F. Stigall 109 1.46

     Council, 6

David G. Schaade 107 1.74

Highland (City)

     Treasurer

Robert E. Huffman 93 1.69

     Trustee, Ward 1

Tedd E. Smith 83 1.51

     Trustee, Ward 2

Walter F. Ivers 114 2.07

     Trustee, Ward 3

James W. Amick 87 1.56

     Trustee, Ward 4

Kenneth H. Young 95 1.73

Hobart (City)

     Mayor

Paul J. Locklear 21 0.31

     Judge

Cephas A. Norrell 15 0.22

     Clerk-Treasurer

Earl T. Martin 20 0.29

     Councilman-at-Large

Robert A. Wall 37 0.54

     Council, 5

Herbert Littlejohn 71 1.03

1964 

Senator

J. Ralston Miller
5,708
0.28

Governor

Chester G. Bohannon
5,771
0.28

Lt. Governor

Walter R. Davis
5,666
0.28

Secretary of State

Ora C. Pemberton
5,615
0.27

Auditor

Jesse H. Kenworthy
5,294
0.26

Treasurer

A. Terry Crall
5,136
0.25

Supt. Public Instruction

Martha Shelley
5,433
0.27

Reporter

Lois G. Krandell
5,354
0.26

Justice State Ct.
   Appeals, 1

Mary A. Owensby
6,737
0.33
Erwin E. Wright
6,958
0.34

Justice State Ct.
   Appeals, 2

Galen F. Irby
5,520
0.27
Virgil L. Clark
6,645
0.33

Congr. Dist. 1
   (Lake County)

R.E. Brechner
734
0.35

Congr. Dist. 2 (Lafayette)

Ernest H. Anderson
write-in

State Senate,
   Lake County

 
Mervin W. Tarvin
657
0.31
Roy W. Kolas
777
0.37
Jacob J. Vellenga
737
0.35

State House, Lake County

Henrietta Albaugh
766
0.37
 
James W. Amick
734
0.35
 
Jack A. Daniel
711
0.35
 
George E. Huisenga
794
0.38
 
Walter F. Ivers
692
0.33
 
Carl R. Littherland
779
0.38
 
Cephas A. Norrell
674
0.32
 
Virgil F. Sorge
769
0.37
 
Juanita R. Stephenson
695
0.33
 
Kenneth H. Young
748
0.36

Lake County

     Treasurer

David C. Schaade
986
-

     Recorder

Robert E. Huffman
714
-

     Coroner

Vernon N. Shearer
824
-

     Surveyor

Ray H. Sutherland
721
-

     Commissioner, 2

Eula Pitts
744
-

     Commissioner, 3

Richard L. Otterman
724
-

Porter County

     Treasurer

Charles Hough
write-in

     Surveyor

Ardell Shirley
write-in

1966

Secretary of State

Robert Shoots
write-in

Auditor

A. Terry Crall
write-in

Treasurer

Moses Melvin Wire
write-in

Supt. Public Instruction

Martha Shelley
write-in

Clerk

W. Kendrick Griffin
write-in

1968

Senator

L. Earl Malcom
2,844
0.14

Governor

Melvin E. Hawk
2,985
0.15

Lt. Governor

James G. Harkless
3,247
0.16

Secretary of State

Glenn Deckard
3,395
0.17

Auditor

A. Terry Crall
3,235
0.16

Treasurer

A.J. Youmans
2,966
0.15

Supt. Public Instruction

Martha Shelley
3,352
0.17

Reporter

W. Kendrick Griffin
3,626
0.18

Congr. Dist. 1
   (Lake County)

J. Ralston Miller
351
0.22

State Senate 1
   (Lake County)

Harry C. Beamer
429
0.22
Henrietta Albaugh
363
0.19
James W. Amick
395
0.21

State House 1
   (Lake County)

 
 
 
 
James Albaugh
373
0.20
Jack A. Daniel
396
0.21
Ezra D. Davis
403
0.21
George E. Huisenga
430
0.23
Carl R. Litherland
410
0.21
Eula Pitts
396
0.21
Virgil F. Sorge
405
0.21
Charles G. Spencer
403
0.21
Juanita R. Stephenson
378
0.20
Charles L. Wall
368
0.19
Kenneth H. Young
411
0.22

Lake County

     Judge, Criminal Court

James A. Frink
395
0.20

     Treasurer

Madison Benton
419
0.22

     Recorder

Sandra Nunn
388
0.20

Commissioner, 2

Kenneth E. Stigall
392
0.20

Commissioner, 3

Norman Ayres
411
0.21

1974
Congr. Dist. 1 (Lake Co)
J. Ralston Miller
write-in
State Sen. 6 (Lake Co.)
Harry C. Beamer write-in  
Rep., Lake County 1
Henrietta Albaugh write-in  
 
Paul J. Brown write-in  
Rep., Lake County 2
James W. Amick write-in  
 
Bobby Bailey write-in  
Treasurer
(No Name)
1,174
2.38
Lake County
     Clerk
James R. Clendenen write-in  
     Auditor
Ray H. Sutherland write-in  
     Assessor
Duane A. Eriks write-in  
     Sheriff
John R. Powers write-in  
     Council 1
Samuel Flener write-in  
     Council 2
George E. Huisenga write-in  
     Council 3
Edward E. Wolber write-in  
     Council 6
Randall Frizzell write-in  
     Council 7
Al Gomez, Jr. write-in  
     North Township
Trustee
Norman Pfeiffer write-in  
Assessor
Lawrence Barnett write-in  
Justice of Peace
James A. Frink write-in  
Constable
Kenneth L. Pitts write-in  
 
Kenneth F. Stigall write-in  
Advisory Board
Roy L. Donelson write-in  
Jonathan Morgan write-in  
Lyndall Gwathney write-in  

1975

Lake County

  Griffin (City)

     Trustee, 4

Kenneth Wright 34 0.91

     Trustee, 5

Bobby Bailey 41 1.10

  Hammond (City)

     Mayor

Lawrence A. Barnett 264 0.76

     Judge

James A. Frink 317 0.93

     Clerk

J. Ralston Miller 439 1.31

     Councilmen-at-Large

Paul J. Brown 430 1.31

     

George E. Huisenga 458 1.40
 
Kenneth F. Stigall 372 1.14

     Council, 1

Norman Pfeiffer 54 0.82

     Council, 2

Jack A. Daniel 68 1.55

     Council, 3

Roy L. Donelson 74 1.63

     Council, 4

Eula Pitts 81 1.20

     Council, 5

Lawrence A. Stromberg 58 0.97

     Council, 6

Ray H. Sutherland 79 1.37

  Highland (City)

     Trustee, 1

Floyd O. Dildine 94 1.51

     Trustee, 2

Claude A. Givens 98 1.52

     Trustee, 3

Roger M. Zigterman 146 2.33

     Trustee, 4

Lewis D. Shoaf 88 1.41

     Trustee, 5

James W. Amick 96 1.54

  Munster (City)

     Trustee, 4

L. Nick Perdicaris 64 0.99