Election History


Date of Election: April 3, 1971
Type of Election: Mayor,Council
City Population (at Time of the Election): 0
Number of Registered Voters: 93,597
Total Ballots Cast: 53,140
Percent of Registered Voters Who Voted: 56.78%
Mayor
Butler, Roy 34,099 65.29%
LaRue, Travis L. 7,871 15.07%
Montgomery, Jon 7,323 14.02%
Stopher, H. W. (Oat) 787 1.51%
Donley, Raymond (Jr.) 565 1.08%
Cole, Lorado 508 0.97%
Tune, Ray 462 0.88%
Damon, Jim 376 0.72%
Hickerson, Carl 232 0.44%
Place 1
Dryden, S. H. (Bud) 29,896 57.35%
Whitaker, Betty Jane 15,413 29.57%
Price, D. R. 6,823 13.09%
Place 2
Run-Off Election Set for May 1, 1971
Nichols, Dick 28,800 48.24%
Johnson, Jay L. 24,676 48.00%
Ferrell, Willie 1,931 3.76%
Place 3
Love, Dan 40,947 81.57%
Dickson, Billy 9,254 18.43%
Place 4
Lebermann, Lowell 36,727 71.38%
Mendez, Al 9,083 17.65%
Painter, Robert A. 2,976 5.78%
Masset, Royal 2,667 5.18%
Place 5
Run-Off Election Set for May 1, 1971
Fowler, Wick 16,682 32.50%
Friedman, Jeffrey M. 13,839 26.96%
Rector, Mrs. Clark (Sue) 10,976 21.38%
Criss, Pericles 6,506 12.68%
Kennedy, Al 2,107 4.11%
Shots, A. J. (Jay) 1,217 2.37%
Place 6
Run-Off Election Set for May 1, 1971
Handcox, Berl L. 24,462 47.31%
Smith, Harry 16,946 32.78%
Wheeler, John C. 8,871 17.16%
McWhorter, James Dale 1,425 2.76%

* Incumbent


PROPOSITION - Ordinance #710225-C
Yes % Yes No % No
33992 73.00% 12893 28.00%
THE FLUORIDATION OF THE PUBLIC WATER SUPPLY.


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