1936 General Election Results: Governor

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Top Line Results
Tuesday, November 3, 1936
55.36%
Maurice Clifford Townsend*, Democratic, 908,494 votes
44.33%
Raymond Springer, Republican, 727,526 votes
 0.24%
Mario B. Tomisch, Socialist, 3,871 votes
 0.07%
Wenzel Stocker, Communist, 1,183 votes
Out of 1,641,074 votes casts, the margin of victory was 180,968 (11.03%)