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H. Allen Smith


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CA Blue Book
Date Party Office Votes Result
11-02-1948 Republican AD-43 34721 Win
11-07-1950 Republican AD-43 36700 Win
11-04-1952 Republican AD-43 53849 Win
11-02-1954 Republican AD-43 34736 Win
11-06-1956 Republican CD-20 85459 Win
11-04-1958 Republican CD-20 72311 Win
11-08-1960 Republican CD-20 90214 Win
11-06-1962 Republican CD-20 119938 Win
11-03-1964 Republican CD-20 132402 Win
11-08-1966 Republican CD-20 128896 Win
11-05-1968 Republican CD-20 136238 Win
11-03-1970 Republican CD-20 116437 Win

Candidate Biography:

Born: October 8, 1909 in Dixon, Illinois
Married: Elizabeth McKay (in 1934)
Children: Lauren and Stephen Allen
University: University of Southern California (BA; 1930) (LLB; 1933)
Military Service: ARMY (WWII)
Died: June 4, 1998 in Glendale, CA

1935-1942: Special Agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation
1955: Candidate for Assembly Speaker (Lost; 38 to 41)
1960: Delegate, Republican National Convention
1964: Delegate, Republican National Convention
1968: Delegate, Republican National Convention

Source: California Blue Book (1950), (1954)