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April 29, 1975

Special Election

Special Election to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Congressman Jerry L. Pettis (CD-37).

Clodeon Speed Adkins Democratic 0.6% Loss
Robert J. Allenthorp Republican 0.2% Loss
Frank M. Bogert Republican 5.4% Loss
Jack H. Harrison Republican 0.8% Loss
Joe E. Hubbs Sr. Democratic 1.3% Loss
C. L. "Jimmie" James Democratic 0.4% Loss
Louis Martinez Republican 1% Loss
Bud Mathewson Republican 0.6% Loss
James L. Mayfield Democratic 12.7% Loss
Ron Pettis Democratic 14.7% Loss
Shirley N. Pettis Republican 60.5% Win
Bernard Wahl American Independent 1.6% Loss
Richard "Doc" Welby Democratic 0.3% Loss