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December 23, 1953

Special Election

Special Election to fill the vacancy created by the succession of Senate President pro Tem Harold J. Powers (SD-01) to Lieutenant Governor.

SD-01
Arthur J. Anderson Republican 40.4% Loss
Dale C. Williams Democratic 59.6% Win