Los Angeles mayoral election, 1919

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Los Angeles mayoral election, 1919
Los Angeles
1917 ←
May 6, 1919 (1919-05-06) and June 3, 1919 (1919-06-03)
→ 1921

  Portret Mereditha P. Snydera.jpg
Candidate Meredith P. Snyder Frederick T. Woodman
Party Democratic Independent
Popular vote 26,779 15,578
Percentage 63.22% 36.78%

Mayor before election

Frederick T. Woodman
Independent

Elected Mayor

Meredith P. Snyder
Democratic

The 1919 election for Mayor of Los Angeles took place on May 6, 1919, with a run-off election on June 3, 1919. Incumbent Frederick T. Woodman was defeated by Meredith P. Snyder.

Results[edit]

Primary election[edit]

Los Angeles mayoral primary election, May 6, 1919[1][2]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Meredith P. Snyder 23,368 37.28% -7.02%
Independent Frederick T. Woodman 19,504 31.12% -19.55%
Independent Sylvester Weaver 13,864 22.12%
Independent Gesner Williams 4,316 6.89%
Independent Irene Smith 1,516 2.42%
Independent Henry E. Small 116 0.19%
Total votes 62,684 100.00%

General election[edit]

Los Angeles mayoral general election, June 3, 1919[3][4]
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
Democratic Meredith P. Snyder 26,779 63.22%
Independent Frederick T. Woodman 15,578 36.78%
Total votes 42,357 100.00%
Democratic gain from Independent Swing

References and footnotes[edit]

  1. ^ "Los Angeles Mayor - Primary". Our Campaigns. 
  2. ^ Officially all candidates are non-partisan.
  3. ^ "Los Angeles Mayor". Our Campaigns. 
  4. ^ Officially all candidates are non-partisan.

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