1940 General Election Results: Auditor of State

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1940
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Top Line Results
Tuesday, November 5, 1940
50.05%
Richard Thomas James*, Republican, 880,724 votes
49.55%
Frank Glenn Thompson (i), Democratic, 871,791 votes
 0.28%
F. Beeson, Prohibition, 4,870 votes
 0.08%
Russell F. Johnson, Socialist, 1,468 votes
 0.04%
William Henry Miller, Socialist Labor, 665 votes
Out of 1,759,518 votes casts, the margin of victory was 8,933 (0.50%)