1944 General Election Results: Lieutenant Governor

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Top Line Results
Tuesday, November 7, 1944
51.77%
Richard Thomas James*, Republican, 853,417 votes
47.39%
Floyd John Hemmer, Democratic, 781,303 votes
 0.73%
John T. Chappell, Prohibition, 12,087 votes
 0.10%
William H. Richards, Socialist, 1,710 votes
Out of 1,648,517 votes casts, the margin of victory was 72,114 (4.38%)