1956 General Election Results: Secretary of State

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Top Line Results
Tuesday, November 6, 1956
55.39%
Frank A. Lenning*, Republican, 1,076,697 votes
44.20%
Thomas L. Lemon, Democratic, 859,231 votes
 0.34%
Josephine Lough, Prohibition, 6,648 votes
 0.07%
John Marion Morris, Socialist Labor, 1,264 votes
Out of 1,943,840 votes casts, the margin of victory was 217,466 (11.19%)