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January 21, 1853

Contest Election

Two days after the successful contest by Jesse S. Pitzer (AD-22) of Assemblyman W. C. Martin's seat (AD-22), the Assembly overturned the contest and disqualification of Martin and restored him to his Assembly seat, unseating Pitzer.

See also: Election Contest of 01-19-1853

W. C. Martin Whig Win