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June 30, 1922
69.980 457.537 527,517 June 30, 1932

68.793 514 403 583.196 June 30, 1923

66,290 449,482 515,772||December 31, 1932. 66,302 502,043 568,345 December 31, 1923. 65,025 447,064 512,089 June 30, 1933

65,437 506,654 572,091 June 30, 1924.

64,120 457.521 521,641 December 31, 1933. 76,558 531,378 607,936 December, 30, 1924 66,079 456,285 522,364 June 30, 1934

89,132 583,963 673,095 June 30, 1925 63,756 469,042 532.798 December 31, 1934.

95,462 590,033 685,495 December 31, 1925. 61,509 454,568 516,077 June 30, 1935

103,453 615,987 719,440 June 30, 1926

60.811 467,731 528,542 December 31, 1935. 111,692 704,097 815,789 December 31, 1926. 59,569 455,041 514,610 June 30, 1936

117,103 707,156 824,259 June 30, 1927

59,800 467,428 527,228 December 31, 1936. 115,964 715,131 831,095 December 31, 1927 60,660 461,538 522,198 June 30, 1937.

115,409 726,255 841.664 June 30, 1928

61,388 479,479 540,867 December 31, 1937. 113,329 699,9731 813,302 December 31, 1928 62,140 481,883 544,023 June 30, 1938.

115,590 736.336 851,926 June 30, 1929

63,904 495.675 559,579 December 31, 1938. 119,547 742,3671 861,914 December 31, 1929. 63,946 495,672 559,618 June 30, 1939

123.364 796.946 920.310 June 30, 1930

68.510 511.984 580,494 December 31, 1939. 126.345 805.960 932,305 December 31, 1930. 71,189 494,554 565,743 June 30, 1940

133,645 869,175 1,002,820 June 30, 193!

71.693 516,513 588,206 December 31, 1940. 154,680 964,961 1,119.641 December 31, 1931, 69,435) 506,521) 575.956 June 30, 1941

183,907 '1.174,243 1,358,150 The figures in the tables above and below do not the employees of the District of Columbia Govern. include employees in the Legislative or Judicial ment; also do not include enrolees engaged in branches of the United States Government, the Civilian Conservation Corps work. Military and Naval forces of the United States, or

On June 30, 1941, the civil employees of the Government numbered 1,091,743 men, of whom 808,691 had classified jobs; and 266,407, of whom 181,527 were in classified positions.

Government Employees by Sex and Location, June 30, 1941

Entire Service

Entire Service
Depart. or Indep.

Depart. or Indep.
Establishment
Total Men Women

Establishment Total Men Women Office of President:

Fed. Dep. Ins. Corp. .. 2,357 1,386 971 Executive Stall..

1,173 671 502 Federal Loan Agency 18,653 10,472 8,181 Maintenance Force.

98
75

23 Fed. Security Agency 31,872 18,968 12,904 Executive Depart. :

Federal Wks. Agency. 39,020 22,757 16,263 State..

7.009 4.685 2,324 General Account. Off. 5, 461 3,439 2,022 Treasury

65,573 42,539 23,034 Govern. Printing Off.. 7.119 5.712 1,407 War

320,291 250,954 69,337| Inters. Com. Commis 2,799 1,955 844 Justice 21,401 16,481 4,920 Maritime Commis

2,157 1,587 570 Post Office,

301.215 276,253 24,962 Oft. Emerg. Manag. 3.691 1.749 1,942 Navy 222,862 207,971 14.891 Panama Canal

36,425 33,755 2,670 Interior

47.980 39,670 8.310 Selective Serv. Sys.. 16.593 5.801 10,792 Agriculture

91,146 66,059 25,087 Ten. Valley Author 23,006 21,6821 1,324 Commerce 23,896 16,186 7.710 Veterans Adminis.

42,948 28,326 14,622 Labor

4,579 2,335 2,244 Chief Indep. Estab.

Total

1,358,150 1,091,743 266,407 Civil Service Commis. 6,709 2,348 4,361

President Roosevelt issued an executive order their records filed with the Federal Bureau of (June 13, 1941) requiring all Federal employees Investigation. coming under civil service to be fingerprinted and

U. S. Personnel and Payroll, Including Defense, Dec., 1940

Major Functional

Group

Source: United States Bureau of Labor Statistics

No. of Monthly Major Functional
Persons
Pay Rolls

Group

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All groups:

Exclud, national defense

Includ.national defense.
General government.
Law enforcement..
Public works..
Conserv., development
Agriculture
Indust., commerc. develop.
Regulation (busin., tina)..
Labor and indust. relat....

Health,
836,492 $134,028,514 Welfare.
2,078,509 242,182,190 Indian affairs.

96,309 17.227.798 Postal Service.
16,872 2,751,496 Other pub. serv. enterp.
88,446 9.809,388 Gen, inform. and research
22.671 3,569,666 Education and reference.
41,548 6,858,236 National defense.
23,846 4,288,576 Armed services
22,336 4,540.542 Civilian employments,
4,671 878,778

10,584

1,493.674 99,191 13,827,216 11,098 1.377,424 362,457 61,851.194 19,769 3,203,278 13,848 1.920,137

2,846 431,111 1.242.017 108,153.676 884.094 56,586,999 357.923 61,566,677

1870

12,164

GAINFUL WORKERS 16 YEARS OLD AND OVER IN U. S.: 1870 to 1930

(Numbers in thousands.) Occupation group

1930 1920

1910 1900 1890 1880 Total number .......

48,163 40,793 35,845 27,323 21,814 16,274 Agriculture and allied occupations..

10,242 10,524 10,872 9,803 8,973 7,830 Mining

983 1,083 947

576 388 252 Manufacturing and mechanical industries 13,790 12,425 10,253 7,537 5,743

4,033 Trade and transportation..

9.963 7,360 6,223 4,445 2,969 1,741 Clerical service.

3,935 2,952 1.635 781 543 330 Domestic and personal service.

5,448 3,605 3,805 2,726 2,133 1,437 Public service pot elsewhere classified

692 642 382

185 107 Professional service..

3,110 2,203
1,727 1.196 880

543

6,428

172 2,674 1,104

206 1,168

73 338

260

The National Parks and National Monuments

Source: National Park Service The National Park Service (June 30, 1941) is responsible for 26 national parks, 4 national historical parks, 82 national monuments, 1 national recreational area, 11 national military parks, 7 national battlefield sites, 9 national memorials, 13 national cemeteries, 8 national historic sites, 3 national parkways, and i national capital park. The total area of the Federal Park System was 21,613,543 acres.

Following are the national parks. The year is that of creation of the park; figures in parentheses show area, in square miles.

Acadia, 1929, Maine coast (29) --The group of (3,472) - More geysers than in all rest of world granite mountains upon Mount Desert Island and together. Boiling springs, mud volcanoes; petrified also bold point on opposite mainland across French- forests, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, remarkmans Bay.

able for gorgeous coloring Large lakes; many Bryce Canyon, 1928., Southwestern Utah (56)

large streams and waterfalls. -Box canyon filled with countless array of fantas

Yosemite, 1890, Middle Eastern California (1,189)

Valley of world-famed beauty. Lofty cliffs; romantically eroded pinnacles. Best exhibit of vivid coloring of earth's materials.

tic vistas; many waterfalls of extraordinary height;

3 groves of Big Trees. Carlsbad Caverns, 1930, Southeastern New

Zion, 1919, Southwestern Utah (135)-Magnin. Mexico (77)-Contains stupendous caverns, not

cent gorge (Zion Canyon), depth from 1,500 to yet wholly explored, limestone decorations.

2,500 feet, with precipitous walls. Crater Lake, 1902, Southwestern Oregon (251) Lake of extraordinary blue in crater of extinct vol

NATIONAL HISTORICAL PARKS cano. Sides 500 to 2.000 feet high. Interesting lava Abraham Lincoln, 1916. Kentucky (0.17)-Conformations. Fine fishing.

tains memorial building covering log cabin thought Glacier, 1910, Northwestern Montana (1,538) - to be that in which Lincoln was born. Rugged mountain region of unsurpassed alpine Chalmette, 1907, Louisiana (0.05)--Part of the character, more than 200 glacier-fed lakes of ro- ground on which the Battle of New Orleans was mantic beauty, 60 small glaciers. Precipices thou- fought, Jan. 8. 1815. sands of feet deep.

Colonial National, 1936, Southeastern Virginia Grand Canyon, 1919, North Central Arizona (10)-Includes three areas of historic importance (1,008)-The greatest example of erosion and the in Colonial history-Jamestown, Williamsburg, and most sublime spectacle in the world.

Yorktown. Grand Teton, 1929, Northwestern Wyoming Morristown, 1933, New Jersey (1.64)--Served as (150) Includes most spectacular portion of Teton base hospital for the Colonial Army throughout the Mountains, an uplift of unusual grandeur.

Revolutionary War, and was the main camp site of Great Smoky Mountains, 1930, North Carolina the American armies during the winters of 1776-77 and Tennessee (714)-Massive mountain upliit; and 1779-80. magnificent forests.

The mansion of the late Frederick W. VanderHawaii, 1916, Hawaii (271)--Interesting volcanic bilt, north of Hyde Park, Dutchess County, N. Y., areas-Kilauea and Mauna Loa, active volcanoes on has been deeded to the U. S. Govt., by his niece, the island of Hawaii; Haleakala, a huge extinct Mrs. Margaret Louise Van Alen, and has been volcano on the island of Maui,

designated as the Vanderbilt Mansion National Hot Springs, 1921, Middle Arkansas (1.57) - Historic Site. Hot Springs said to possess healing properties.

NATIONAL MONUMENTS Many hotels and boarding houses; bathhouses under

These "monuments include the Aztec Ruins at Government supervision. Isle Royale, 1940, Michigan (209)--Largest island

Aztec, New Mexico; the Cliff Dwellers ruins in in Lake Superior; an area of rugged forested wil- Arizona and New Mexico; Big Hole Indian 1877

Battlefield in Montana; Castle Pinckney, near derness. Kings Canyon, 1940, California (710)--Sierra

Charleston, S. C.; Fort Jefferson, Fla.; Craters wilderness with numerous peaks 13,000 to 14,000

(lava) of the Moon, Idaho; Death Valley, Calif.; feet high; park also contains Big Tree groves.

Dinosaur fossil remains, Jensen, Utah; George Lassen Volcanic, 1916, Northern California (163) | Washington Birthplace near Fredericksburg. Va; - only recently active volcano in United States

Glacier Bay, Alaska; Grand Canyon, Ariz.; Black Lassen Peak, 10,453 feet; Cinder Cone,

the

Canyon of proper.

Gunnison, Colo.; Great Sand 6,913 feet; hot springs; mud geysers.

Dunes in the San Luis Valley, Colo.; Katmai, ValMammoth Cave, 1936, Southwestern Kentucky ley of 10,000 Smokes, Alaska; Lava Beds, Calif. (76)-Series of caverns including spectacular onyx

Mounds (prehistoric) near Chillicothe, O.; Muir cave formation, Became nationally known in the redwood) groves in Calif.; Natural Bridges, in war of 1812 when salt peter from the cave

was

Utah; Petrified Forest, near Adamana, Ariz.; used in making gunpowder.

Joshua Tree, in Calif., south of the Mojave Desert; Mesa Verde, 1906, Southwestern Colorado (80) Statue of Liberty, N. Y. Harbor, Ocmulgee (Indian Most notable and best preserved prehistoric cliff mounds, 693 acres in and around Macon, Ga.: dwellings in the United States.

Appomattox Court House, Va.; Ft. Marion, Fla; Mount McKinley, 1917. South Central Alaska

Ft Laramie, Wyoming Ft. Matanzas, Fla., Ft. (3,030)-Highest mountain in North America,

McHenry, Md.; Ft. Pulaski, Ga. Mount Rainier, 1899, West Central Washington Kill Devil Hill Monument, No. Car., where the (378)-Largest accessible single peak glacier sys- Wright pioneer sustained flight by a heavier-thantem; 28 glaciers, some of large size, more than 40 air machine was made, is a National Memorial. square miles of glacier, 50 to 500 feet thick,

NATIONAL MILITARY PARKS Olympic, 1938, Northwest Washington (1,305)

Chickamauga and Chattanooga, Chattanooga, Notable as finest remnant of the Pacific North

Tenn. Fort Donelson, Erin, Tenn. Fredericks west forests, including the famous "rain forests, and for its numerous glaciers; also as the sum

burg and Spotsylvania County Battlefields Memo

rial, Fredericksburg, Va. Gettysburg, Gettysburg, mer feeding ground for the rare Roosevelt Elk.

Ра. Guilford Courthouse, Greensboro, No. Car. Platt, 1906, Southern Oklahoma (1.33)-Sulphur Kings Mountain, Kings Mountain, South Car. and other springs,

Moores Creek, Currie, No. Car. Petersburg, PetersRocky Mountain, 1915. North Middle Colorado burg, Var Shiloh, Pittsburgh Landing, Tenn. ( 405 )-Heart of the Rockies, snowy range, peaks

Stones River, Murfreesboro, Tenn. Vicksburg, 11,000 to 14,255 feet altitude. Remarkable records

Vicksburg, Miss. of glacial period. Sequoia, 1890, Middle Eastern California (604)

NATIONAL BATTLEFIELD SITES The Big Tree National Park, Scores of sequoias 20 Antietam, Sharpsburg, Md. Brice's Cross Roads, to 30 feet in diameter, thousands over 10 feet in Bethany. Miss. Cowpens, near Spartanburg, So. diameter, General Sherman Tree, 36.5 feet in dia- Cur. Fort Necessity, S. E. of Uniontown. Pa. meter and 272.4 feet high. Towering mountain Kennesaw Mountain, near Marietta, Ga. Tupelo, ranges; startling precipices. Mount Whitney and Mrs. White Plains, N. Y. (west side of Bronx Kern River canyon.

River Parkway at foot of Chatterton Hill), a monShenandoah, 1935, in Northwestern Virginia ument. (286)-Embraces outstanding scenic section of the The National Cemeteries administered by the Blue Ridge Mountains.

National Park Service are-Antielam, Md.; BatlleWind Cave, 1903, South Dakota (20)–Cavern ground, Georgia Ave., D. C.; Chattanooga, Tenn.; having several miles of galleries and numerous Custer Battlefield, Montana; Fort Donelson, Tenn.; chambers containing peculiar formations,

Fredericksburg, Va.; Gettysburg, Pa.; Poplar Grove, Yellowstone, 1872, Northwestern Wyoming, Va., Shiloh, Tenn.; Stones River, Tenn.; VicksSouthwestern Montana, and Northeastern Idaho burg. Miss., ard Yorktown, Va.

National-Forest Areas in United States, 1940

Source: United States Forest Service
Part under
Part under

Part under
State Gross Forest State Gross Forest State Gross Forest
area
Service
area Service

area

Service
Acres
Acres
Acres Acres

Acres Acres Ala. 2,435,901 599,364 Mass

1,651
1,651 Penn.

746,703 449,876 Alaska. 20,897,227 20,863,779 Mich. 5,095,081 1,965,404 P. Rico. 186, 155 26,010 Ariz 12,158,282 11,465,125 Minn. 5,041,824 2,528,842 S. C. 1,422,604 558,874 Ark

3,498,701 2,155,484 Miss. 2,776,405 1,009,745 S. D. 1,400, 109 1,104,114 Calll. 24,749,731 19,286.611 Mo

3.321,513 1,215,820 Tenn.. 1.204,000 547, 162 Colo 15,208,180 13,661,830 Mont. 18,973,857 16,253,438 Texas. 1,714,374 644,937 Fla. 1,241,955 989,779 Nebr

207,209 206,026 Utah. 8,985,378 7,786,429 Ga 1,661,322 629,129 Nev. 5,245,677 4,990,221 vt.

580,520 167,094 Idaho. 21,477,524 19,968,670 N. H.

806,322 664,146 Va. 4,123,663 1,384.745 II

812,654 197.337 N. M. 10,236.090 8,861,972 Wash 10.706,908 9,251,972 Ind 781,467 60.155 N. C

3,588,126 970,111W. Va.. 1,836,140 901,562 Iowa 218,446 4,042 N D

764,441

520 Wisc.. 2,016,924 1.366.004 Ку. 1.393,521 425.632 Ohio

1,466,109 57.784 Wyo...

9,116,183 8,659,185 La. 1.274,066 529.351 Okla.

344.269 158,399 Me.

878,032 48.081 Oreg 17,574,114 14,162,989 Tot.. (228,173,676 176,779,377 Md 4,318

976|| Income from the national forests during the fiscal year 1940-1941 was $6,681,825, as against $6,751,553 in 1930. Returns from timber sales to the Federal Treasury reached an all time high at $4,789,040. The receipts included $1,429,091 of grazing fees and special-use fees of $383,477 for Summer home sites. resorts and other private or semi-private developments permitted on Federal lands.

STATE PARKS, FORESTS, AND RECREATIONAL AREAS, 1941
Recreat. Other
Recreat. Other

Recreat Other
States Areas andTot. States Areas and Tot. States Areas and Tot.

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Recreation areas include parks, including the Catskill and Adirondack Preserves.

Production of Lumber in the United States Source: United States Bureau of the Census; Federal Forest Service; figures show millions of board feet 1869 12,755||1921 26,961||1923 34,142 | 1935

19.539 1879 18.091||1922 31,569|1929 36,886|1936

24,355 1889 23,842|1923

37.166 | 1930
26,051 | 1937

25.997 1899 35,078||1924

35,931 1931
16,523 1938

21.646 1909 44,510||1925

38,339 1932
10,1511939.

24.975 1919 34,552|1926

36.936 1933

13.961 1920. 33,799||1927

34,532 1934

15,494 The amount of the chief species sawed in 1939 (M ft., b.m.) was: softwood-Douglas fir. 6,494,301: hemlock, 665,259; cypress, 421,584; cedar, 263.693; balsam fir, 20,002; white pine. 1,004,262; yellow pine, 7,749,188; ponderosa pine, 3.360,004: spruce, 346, 159; redwood. 345.003; sugar pine, 308.929; larch, 111.488; white fir, 97,712, lodgepole pine, 54,803.

Hardwood-ash, 90,428; basswood, 95,688: beech, 119,564; birch, 140.738; chestnut, 74,05 1; cottonwood, 129,858; elm, 73,845; hickory, 37,759: maple, 445,163; oak. 1,432,119; red gum, 382,693; sycamore, 27,104; tupelo271,486; walnut, 27,007; yellow poplar, 276,383.

LUMBER SAWED IN 1939 BY STATES
Soft-
Soft-

Soft-
Total wood
Total wood

Total wood
State
M ft. M ft. State

M ft.
M ft. State

M ft. M ft.
b.m. b.m.
b.m. b.m.

b.m. b.m. Alabama 1.412,222 1.237.483 Louisiana. 1,036,351 687,709 Oklahoma 142.995 128.050 Arizona 119,206 119,206 Maine

213, 116 181.314 Oregon. 4,764,802 4,746.446 Arkangas 1.109,886 863,471 Maryland

51,438 31.755 Pennsylvania. 185,684 60.143 Calif., Nevada 1,684,694 1,684,694 Mass.

67,402 56.766 Rhode Island, 5,382 4,996 Colorado 83,914 83.864 Michigan

333,234 118.984 South Carolina 646,212 492.331 Connecticut 17,2481 11,044 Minnesota 111,218 69,330 South Dakota 41.933 41.933 Delaware. 11,124 9,194 Mississippi. 1,200,700 928.228 Tennessee

376,446 129.647 Florida. 602,849 549,930 Missouri..

74,086 18.814 Texas..

1,136,958 1,018.511 Georgia 907.169 803,406 Montana. 271.096 270,951 Utah..

15,113 14,987 Idaho. 675,165 675,088 N H. 186,926 164,678 Vermont

105,983 62,328 Illinois. 27.211 440 New Jersey 14.067 1,551 Virginia

678.820 477.236 Indiana

111,280 115 New Mexico. 106.227 106,227 Washington, 4.244.001 4,223.723 Iowa.

5,164
New York

107.856 38,103 West Virginia 324,484 43,208 Kan., Nebr.

3,638

North Carolina 1,042,122 842,983 Wisconsin. 336,797 141.843 Kentucky 207.370 32,429 Ohio...

110,545 926 Wyoming... 65,340 65,319 The above table excludes the cut made by lath and shingle mills. This table presents statistics separately for each State for which figures can be given without disclosing data for individual mills. No lumber production was reported from North Dakota.

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ELECTION RETURNS BY STATES

5 Lee...

41

2,746

Source: Official Returns by the States

Alabama

(Presidential vote, 1940, 1936)
1940
1936

1940

1936 Counties Roos.,

Willkie, Roos., Landon, Countles Roos., Willkie. Roos., Landon, Dem. Rep. Dem. Rep.

Dem. Rep. Dem. Rep. Autauga

1,630
99 1,525
84 Jackson...

3,818 945 3,456 926 Baldwin.. 2,681 618 2.338

434 Jefferson.
37,110 6,714 35,984

3.813 Barbour

2.328
90 2,386
501 Lamar

2.665

275

2.393 195 Bibb 1,821 173 1,868 190 Lauderdale. 5.065 507

4,686 391 Blount.

2.784
855 3.788 744 Lawrence.

2,277 4801 2,2131 444 Bullock.

1.301
18 1.188

2.566 103 2,183

93 Butler

2,732
62 2,358
83 Limestone..

2.941

95 2,861 108 Calhoun 4,408 648 4.322 581|Lowndes.

1,132
12 1.204

10 Chambers 4,141 110 3,626

112 Macon.

1,259

1,146) 39 Cherokee

2,617
381 2,113 376 Madison.

5.515 556 5.663

514 Chilton.

1,995 2.565
1,469 Marengo.

2.284

70 2,287 33 Choctaw

2,023
73 1,507
74 Marion

2.654 1,081 2,655 892 Clarke

3.753
48 2.673 60 Marshall.

4.142 913 4.2081 925 Clay 2,153 854 2,139

700 Mobile..

11,480 1,885

11.165 1,072 Cleburne.

1,369
434 1.212
543 Monroe.

2.953
40 2.559

29 Coffee 2.226 145 3.178

110 Montgom'y.

11.311 230 12,061 223 Colbert 3,998 365 3.365

251 Morgan

5,345 500 5,598 433 Conecuh

2,345
50 2,195
89|Perry

1.509
39 1,527

24 Coosa 1.347 317 1.346

239 Pickens.

1.714 140 1.665 107 Covington.

4.635
186 4,265 1671 Pike

3,049 121) 3.100

55 Crenshaw

2.6801
84 2,371
96 Randolph

2,407 670

2,766 793 Cullman. 5.603 3,057 3.779 1.705 Russell

2,435
481 2.181

66 Dale.. 2,543 374 2,404 193 Shelby

2,777 938 2,371 777 Dallas 3,106 157 2,505

49 St. Clair.

2,462 1,540

2,399 1,465 DeKalb. 5,432 2,810 6.123

4,620 Sumter

1,404
461 1,369

24 Elmore

4,267
144 3,967 182 Talladega.

3,965 534 3.751

489 Escambia. 2,772 137 2,587

103 Tallapoosa.

4,325 139 3,625 141 Etawah. 7.012 1,270 5,739 1.207 Tuscaloosa.

6,2841

426

6,030 332 Fayette

2.091
737 2.244
732 Walker

5,940 2,007 5,697 1,699 Franklin 3.523 1,989 3.059 1,875 Washington

1,892
80 1,736

72 Geneva. 2,565 364 2,652 295|Wilcox

1,534
20 1,365

11 Greene.

894

77
861
20 Winston..

1.394 1.686 1,275 1.428 Hale..

1,691
32 1.626

20 Henry

1.960
69 1.925

35 Totals... 250,726 Houston

35,358 3,941! 483) 3,538 230

42,174 238,195 1940 (President)--Babson, Proh., 698; Browder, Com., 509; Thomas, Soc., 100. 1938 (U. S. Senator)-Hill, Dem., 113,413; Pennington, Rep., 17,885. 1936 (President)-Browder. Com., 679; Colvin, Proh., 719: Lemke, Union, 549: Thomas, Soc., 242. 1936 (U. S. Senator)-Bankhead, Dem., 239,532; Berkstresser, Rep., 33,697.

PAST VOTE OF ALABAMA 1872 (Pres.), Grant, Rep., 90,272 Greeley. Dem. 22,472: Swallow, Proh., 612: Debs, 'Soc., 853. and Lib., 79.444.

1908 (Pres.). Bryan, Dem., 74,374; Taft, Rep.. 1876 (Pres.), Hayes, Rep., 68,230; Tilden, Dem..

25,308; Chafin, Proh. 665; Debs, Soc., 1.399. 102,002 1880 (Pres.). Garfield. Rep.. 56.221; Hancock,

1912 (Pres.), Wilson, Dem.. 82.438: Taft, Rep..

9.732; Roosevelt, Prog., 22,680; Debs. Soc., 3.029. Dem., 91,185; Weaver, Greenback, 4,642. 1884

1916 (Pres.), Wilson, Dem., 99,409; Hughes, Rep., (Pres.) Cleveland, Dem.. 93,951; Blaine, Rep., 59,591; St. John, Proh., 612; Butler,

22,803; Hanly, Proh.. 1,034; Benson, Soc., 1.925. Greenback, 873.

1920 (Pres.). Cox, Dem., 163.254: Harding. Rep.. 1888 (Pres.), Cleveland, Dem.. 117,320: Harrison,

74,690; Watkins, Proh.. 757: Debs, Soc., 2.369. Rep., 56,197; Fisk, Proh.. 583.

1924 (Pres.), Davis. Dem., 112.966; Coolidge, Rep., 1892 (Pres.), Cleveland, Dem., 138, 138; Harrison,

45,005; LaFollette, Prog., 8,084; Faris, Proh., Rep., 9.197; Weaver, People's 85.181.

538. 1896 (Pres.), Bryan, Dem. and People's (Populist). 1928 (Pres.), Smith, Dem., 127,797; Hoover. Rep.. 131,226; Palmer, Nat'ı (Gold) Dem., 6,464;

120,725: Thomas. Soc., 460. McKinley, Rep., 54,737; Levering. Proh., 2.147. 1932 (Pres.), Roosevelt. Dem., 207,910; Hoover, 1900 (Pres.). Bryan. Dem., 96.368: McKinley, Rep., Rep., 34.675; Foster, Com., 406; Thomas, Soc.. 55,634; Woolley. Proh., 2.762.

2,030; Upshaw, Proh., 13. 1904 (Pres.), Parker, m., 79,857; Roosevelt, Rep..

Arizona

(Presidential vote, 1940, 1936)
1940
1936

1940

1936 Counties Roos., Willkie, Roos., Landon. Counties

Roos.,

Willkie, / Roos., Landon, Dem. Rep. Dem. Rep.

Dem. Rep. Dem. Rep. Apache. 1.969 926 1,674 638|Navajo.

3,052 1.533 3,037 1,052 Cochise. 8.748 3,170 8.130 2,092| Pima

14,035 2,445 12,249 6.079 Coconino. 3.025 1,913 2.578 1,140||Pinal.

4,411 1,996 3,498 1.216 Gila 5.752 2,624 4.859 1.526 |Santa Cruz. 1,536 978 1.729

742 Graham.. 3,130 1,161 3,541 680 | Yavapai.

6,217 3.987 6.628

2,794 Greenlee 2,175 619 1,526 218| Yuma.

4,138 1.870

3,428

976 Maricopa. 35,056 22.610 32,031 13,671 Mohave.. 2,024 1,1981 1,8141 609 Totals

95,267 54,0301 86,7221 33,433 1940 (President)-Babson, Proh.. 742. 1940 (U. S. Senator)-McFarland, Dem., 101,495; Jennings, Rep., 39,657; Gehres, Proh., 579. 1940 Governor)-Osborn, Dem.; '97,606; Lee. Rep., 50,358 Osborn, Proh., 1.003. 1938 (Governor)-R. T. Jones, 'Dem., 80,350; Lee, Rep., 32,022; Kerby. Ind., Dem., 4,814.

PAST VOTE OF ARIZONA 1912 (Pres.), Wilson, Dem., 10.324; Taft, Rep. Christensen, Farm.-Lab.. 15. 3,021; Roosevelt, Prog., 6.949; Debs, Soc., 3,163.

1924 (Pres.), Coolidge, Rep., 30,516; Davis, Dem.,

26,235; LaFollette, Prog , 17,210, 1916 (Pres.), Wilson, Dem., 33.170: Hughes, Rep..

1928 (Pres.), Hoover, Rep.. 52,533; Smith, Dem.. 20,524; Hanly, Proh., 1.153; Benson, Soc., 3.174. 38 537; Foster, Com., 184. 1920 (Pres.). Cox. Dem., 29.546; Harding. Rep.. 1932 (Pres.) Roosevelt, Dem., 79,264: Hoover, Rep., 37.016; Watkins, Proh., 4; Debs, Soc..

222;

36,104; Thomas, Sec., 2,030; Foster, Com., 406.

39

310

704

323

64|Perry

410 Sharp.

457

Arkansas

(Presidential vote, 1940, 1936)
1940
1936

1940

1936 Counties

Roos.,

Willkie, Roos., Landon, Counties Roos., Wilkie,
Dem.

Roos., Landon,
Rep. Dem. Rep.

Dem. Rep. Dem. Rep. Arkansas.. 2,345 742 2,008

341|Lincoln

916

99

913 Ashley. 1,864 184

1.382

95 Little River 1.104 276 1,056 192 Baxter

859
489 773
375||Logan.

2.831 1,065 2,663 770 Benton. 2,442 1,962 2,418 1,672 Lonoke.

1,899 323 2,735 Boone. 2,054 786 2,386 1,052|| Madison.

2,196 2,107 1,679 1,484 Bradley

1,939
123 1,571
65|| Marion.

864 320

989

495 Calhoun.

818
44
301 Miller

3,019 563 2.689
Carroll.
2,935 1,081 1,649 940|Mississippi. 5,257

616
4.835

303 Chicot.

1,592
161 1,145
75|| Monroe

1,494
128 1,102

S2 Clark 2,008 311 1,962 193|| Montgom'y..

1,012 400 1,034 465 Clay.. 1,676 1,029 1,778 795 | Nevada..

1,399 224 1,252 204 Cleburne.

838
374 927 336|| Newton.

1,202 1,392 938 1.053 Cleveland

989
58 1,088 45|Ouachita.

2,951

284 2,808 262 Columbia. 2.270 149 1,847

783 206 899)

249 Conway 2,067 272 2,013

305 Phillips
2,235 245 2.259

94 Craighead. 3,300 935 3,335 1 710|| Pike.

974
424
994

283 Crawford..

1,581

091
1,963
697 Poinsett.

4,138 670 3,457 563 Crittenden. 1.966

72 1,858
22|| Polk.

1.255 585 1.170 537 Cross

1.746
285 1,644
133|| Pope.

3,765) 769 2,678 348 Dallas. 1,295 118 1,433 103 Prairie

1,069 336 1,321 282 Desha.

1.370
146 1,411
55 Pulaski
14,219 2.955 11,482

1,320 Drew 1.329 152 1.229 70 Randolph

1,687 474 1,693 414 Faulkner 2,535 519 2,521 511 Saline.

- 1,963 274 1,520 359 Franklin 1,601 319 1,890

345 Scott

992 353 1,137 363 Fulton 883 333 946

427 | Searcy
982 1,292 767

1,010 Garland.. 3,335 1,424 2,931 1,217 Sebastian.

5,249 1,968 4,539 1.161 Grant.

1,043
160 978 147 || Sevier

1,374 293 1.200

289 Greene.

2.220
510 1,811

1,099 433

934 289 Hempstead. 2,814 415 2,431 192 St. Francis 1,671 192

1,938

94 Hot Spring

1.730
482 1,581
444 Stone

644

406 521 248 Howard 1,540 419 1,437 275 Union.

4,842 489 4,141 254 Indep'nce. 2,276 928 2,101 685|| Van Buren

1.068. 402 1.422 541 Izard.

1.058
366 1,350
416 Washington, 2,873 1,819

3.378 1,579 Jackson. 2,223 382 2,151

327 White
3,345 876 2,503

635 Jefferson. 3.829 587 3,414 224 Woodrufi..

1,280
193 1,473

253 Johnson.. 1,429 318 1.432 318|| Yell.

2,236 224 2,382 318 Lafayette.

1,352

159 1.279 100 Lawrence. 2,484 852 2,230

Totals 158,622 42,121 146,765 32,039 Lee..

1.100)

109
1.257

66
1940 (President)-Thomas, Soc., 305; Babson, Proh., 793.
1940 (Governor)- Adkins, Dem., 184,678; Stump, Rep., 16,606; McNutt, Ind., 866.
1938 (Governor)-Bailey, Dem., 120,653; McNutt, Rep., 6,729, Cole, Ind.. 11,974.
1938 (U. S. Senator) Caraway, Dem., 122,883; Atkinson, Rep., 14,290.
1936 (President)-Thomas, Soc., 446; Browder, Com., 164; Lemke, Union, 4,
1936 (U. S. Senator)–Robinson, Dem., 154,866; Ledbetter, Rep., 27,746.

PAST VOTE OF ARKANSAS 1872 (Pres.), Grant, Rep., 41,373; Greeley, Dem., 1904 (Pres.), Parker, Dem., 64,434; Roosevelt, Rep. and Lib., 37,927.

46.860; Swallow. Proh., 993; Debs, Soc., 1,816. 1876 (Pres.), Hayes, Rep., 38,669: Tilden, Dem.,

1908 (Pres.), Bryan, Dem., 87,015; Taft, Rep., 58,071.

56.760: Chafin, Proh., 1,194; Debs. Soc., 5.842. 1880 (Pres.), Hancock, Dem., 60,775; Garfield,

1912 (Pres.), Wilson, Dem., 68,838; Taft. Rep.. Rep., 42,436; Weaver, Greenback, 4.079.

24,467; Roosevelt, Prog., 21,673. 1884 (Pres.). Cleveland, Dem., 72.927; Blaine, 191€ (Pres.). Wilson, Dem., 112, 148; Hughes, Rep.. Rep. 50,895; Butler, Greenback, 1.847.

47,148: Hanly, Proh., 2,015; Benson, Soc., 6.999. 1888 (Pres.), Cleveland, Dem., 86,717; Harrison, Rep., 60,245; Fisk, Proh., 615; Streeter, United

1920 (Pres.), Cox, Dem., 107,408; Harding, Rep.. Labor, 10,761.

71,117; Debs, Soc., 5,111. 1892 (Pres.), Cleveland, Dem., 87,834; Harrison,

1924 (Pres.), Davis, Dem., 84,795: Coolidge, Rep.. Rep., 46,974; Weaver, People's, 11,831; Bidwell, 40,564; LaFollette, Prog., 13,173. Proh., 120.

1928 (Pres.), Smith, Dem., 119, 196; Hoover, Rep., 1896 (Pres.). Bryan, Dem. and People's (Populist). 77,751: Thomas, Soc., 429: Foster, Com., 317.

110.103: McKinley. Rep. 37.512: Proh. 893. 1932 (Pres.), Roosevelt, Dem., 189,602; Hoover, 1900 (Pres.), Bryan, Dem., 81,091; McKinley, Rep., Rep., 28, 467; Thomas, Soc., 1,269; Harvey. Ind.. 44,770; Woolley, Proh, 584; Debs, Soc., 27. 1,049; Foster, Com., 175.

Arkansas or Arkansaw?

(From the Official Manual of that State) From 1844 to 1848 the State was represented in "Whereas, Confusion of practice has arisen in the United States Senate by Chester Ashley and the pronunciation of the name of our State, and it Ambrose H. Sevier. Ashley, a New Englander by is deemed important that the true pronunciation birth, always pronounced the name of the State should be determined for use in oral official prophonetically as it is spelled, "Ar-kan-sas." Sevier, ceedings; and, a Tennesseean, the grandnephew of Col. John "Whereas, the matter has been thoroughly inSevier, the hero of King's Mountain and the vestigated by the State Historical Society of Little Governor of the “State of Franklin," as Tennessee Rock, which have agreed upon the correct prowas then called, always gave to the last syllable of nunciation, as derived from history and the early the name of his adopted State the pronunciation of use of the American immigrants: be it, therefore, the broad "a," as if it were spelled "Ar-kan-saw." "Resolved, by both houses of the General Assem

At that time Mr. Dallas was Vice-President, and bly, That the only true pronunciation of the name In addressing Mr. Ashley, always said, "the Senator of the State, in the opinion of this body, is that from Arkansas," while Mr. Sevier was always "the received by the French from the native 'Indians, Senator from Ar-kan-saw." The opinion of the and committed to writings in the French word people differed on this subject, as did the opinions representing the sound, and that it should be of the Senators. Finally, to settle the disputation, pronounced in three syllables, with the final 3: the General Assembly of 1881 appointed a learned silent, the 'a' in each syllable with the Italian and able committee to investigate the whole sub- sound, and the accent on the first and last sylject.

lables, being the pronunciation formerly universalThis committee made a critical and exhaustively and now still most commonly used, and that the examination, and, based upon the report of this pronunciation with the accent on the second sylcommittee, the General Assembly unanimously lable with the sound of 'a' as in 'man' and the adopted the following concurrent resolution, in sounding of the terminal 's' is an innovation to March that vear

be discouraged."

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