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125 Years Ago

Republicans Win Election

 

November 14, 2019



Herald of Nov. 8, 1894

The November election resulted in a Republican voter landslide. Blair County gave General Hastings, the winner for Governor of Pennsylvania, a 44,147 vote plurality.

The Republicans of Martinsburg and surrounding areas had a grand parade and torch light procession, in honor of the victory at the elections. Republican residents of Martinsburg were expected to light up their homes during the ceremony.

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