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December 23, 1853

Special Election

A Special Election to fill the vacancy created when Assemblyman-elect Lindsey Carson (AD-19) declined to be seated following his election in the 1853 election..

Joseph W. Belden Nonpartisan Loss
William B. Hagans Nonpartisan Win
James Singley Nonpartisan Loss