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1952 Florida gubernatorial election

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1952 Florida gubernatorial election

← 1948 November 4, 1952 1954 (special) →
 
Nominee Daniel T. McCarty Harry S. Swan
Party Democratic Republican
Popular vote 624,463 210,009
Percentage 74.83% 25.17%

County Results
McCarty:      50–60%      60–70%      70–80%      80–90%      >90%

Governor before election

Fuller Warren
Democratic

Elected Governor

Daniel T. McCarty
Democratic

The 1952 Florida gubernatorial election was held on November 4, 1952. Democratic nominee Daniel T. McCarty defeated Republican nominee Harry S. Swan with 74.83% of the vote.

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Primary elections

Primary elections were held on May 6, 1952.[1]

Democratic primary

Candidates

Results

Democratic primary results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Daniel T. McCarty 361,427 48.94
Democratic J. Brailey Odham 232,565 31.49
Democratic Alto L. Adams 126,426 17.12
Democratic Bill Hendrix 11,208 1.52
Democratic Dale E. Spencer 6,871 0.93
Total votes 738,497 100.00
Democratic primary runoff results[1]
Party Candidate Votes %
Democratic Daniel T. McCarty 384,200 53.29