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June 9, 1953

Special Election

Special Election to fill the vacancy caused by the death of Senator Jesse M. Mayo (SD-26).

SD-26
Robert O. Curran Democratic 14.4% Loss
Avery C. Moore Democratic 3% Loss
Robert James Romaggi Democratic 9.9% Loss
Vernon L. Rue Republican 24.4% Loss
Clyde C. Sherwood Democratic 23% Loss
Stephen P. Teale Democratic 25.3% Win