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1962 Gubernatorial Recount

Recount, by Ronald F. Stinnett and Charles H. Backstrom.Recount book cover
Washington, D.C.: National Document Publishers, 1964.
MHS call number: JK 6152 1962 .S7


TABLE OF CONTENTS


Minnesota's Close Election
Author's Note


Part I - Why a Recount?

1. Governor by .007%
2. Background of the Battle for Ballots
3. Charge and Countercharge


Part II – The Long Election Night

4.  Needed—The Canoe Vote
5.  Ballot Tug-of-War


Part III – The Big Unknown

6.  Vying for the Venue
7.  “If in Doubt—Challenge”
8.  “What’s the Correct Count?”
9.  Too Many Challenged Ballots
10. Recount Trail—Phase One
11. Still Too Many Challenged Ballots
12. Recount Trial—Phase Two
13. After 139 Days


Part IV – Views of the Three-Judge Panel

14. Views of the Three-Judge Panel


Part V – Analysis of Election Error

15. Vote Changes During the Recount
16. Types of Error
17. Invalid Ballots


Appendix A – Inspectors in the Recount

Appendix B – Precinct Results