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Mercer County
Pennsylvania

Mercer County Political Parties

Democratic Party chairs in Mercer County (incomplete!): Charles B. Hines, as of 1927 — L. Norman Dilley, as of 1937

Republican Party chairs in Mercer County (incomplete!): Malcolm M. Simons, as of 1927 — Frank B. Fair, as of 1953


Mercer County Delegates
to National Party Conventions

Democratic National Conventions:
   1860, Charleston and Baltimore: Samuel P. Johnson
   1876, St. Louis: J. A. Stranahan
   1912, Baltimore: John P. Hines — Charles A. Miller
   1924, New York: Charles B. Hines
   1928, Houston: Guy M. Thorne
   1940, Chicago: Edward McMahon
   1944, Chicago: Ester Friel — Edward B. Madden
   1948, Philadelphia: Martin E. Cusick
   1952, Chicago: James Norman
   1956, Chicago: Michael J. Dunn — Michael Nevant
   1960, Los Angeles: Kenneth Miller — James Norman
   1964, Atlantic City: Louis Puskar, Jr. — Joseph Walton
   1972, Miami Beach: Robert F. Lark — Betty J. Reese
   1984, San Francisco: Betty DeVito — Vito Manilla
   1996, Chicago: Mark A. Longietti
Republican National Conventions:
   1860, Chicago: William G. Brown
   1884, Chicago: T. C. Cochran — Peter L. Kimberly — George W. Wright
   1888, Chicago: William Kile
   1900, Philadelphia: Quincy A. Gordon
   1904, Chicago: Alexander McDowell
   1908, Chicago: Harry Watson
   1912, Chicago: Oscar J. Denny — John L. Morrison
   1916, Chicago: Harry K. Daugherty — E. D. Powell
   1920, Chicago: Harry K. Daugherty — W. A. McMaster
   1924, Cleveland: Andrew C. McLean — Edward J. Schadle
   1944, Chicago: E. Alton Heutsche — George Mahaney
   1948, Philadelphia: George Mahaney
   1952, Chicago: Jean E. George — Gordon Ward
   1956, San Francisco: Ralph E. Johnston
   1964, San Francisco: Nancy M. Diehl
   1972, Miami Beach: Brian David Raub
   2004, New York: Robert B. Robbins

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