1948 General Election Results: Supt. of Public Instruction

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Top Line Results
Tuesday, November 2, 1948
51.16%
Deane E. Walker*, Democratic, 830,812 votes
47.48%
Ben H. Watt (i), Republican, 770,989 votes
 0.86%
Jasper A. Huffman, Prohibition, 14,028 votes
 0.39%
Herman O. Makey, United States Progressive Party, 6,407 votes
 0.06%
Milton W. Schowe, Socialist, 980 votes
 0.04%
Michel Devich, Socialist Labor, 595 votes
Out of 1,623,811 votes casts, the margin of victory was 59,823 (3.68%)