August 1, 1947
Special Election to fill the vacancy caused by the death of State Senator Charles H. Deuel (SD-06).
The date for this Special Election is unknown, although it was likely held in either August or September.
|Harry E. Drobish||Nonpartisan||37.4%||Win|
|Robert H. Higginbotham||Nonpartisan||8.3%||Loss|
|Albert M. King||Nonpartisan||18.7%||Loss|
|Jerome D. Peters||Nonpartisan||4.7%||Loss|