1946 General Election Results: Supt. of Public Instruction

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1946
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Top Line Results
Tuesday, November 5, 1946
55.64%
Ben H. Watt*, Republican, 738,317 votes
42.54%
Edward W. Furnish, Democratic, 564,464 votes
 1.63%
Jasper A. Huffman, Prohibition, 21,646 votes
 0.12%
William Henry Miller, Socialist, 1,540 votes
 0.07%
Slyvia Aron, Communist, 950 votes
Out of 1,326,917 votes casts, the margin of victory was 173,853 (13.10%)