Maine Standard Time, Question No. 1 (1925)

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The Maine Standard Time People's Veto, also known as Question No. 1, was on the December 7, 1925 ballot in Maine as a veto referendum, where it was approved. The measure established the standard time in Maine as based on the mean astronomical time of the seventy-fifth degree of longitude west from Greenwich, also known as Standard Eastern Time.[1][2][3]

Election results

Maine Question No. 1 (1925)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 34,414 54.74%
No28,45445.26%

Election results via:Maine State Law and Legislative Reference Library, People's Vetoes 1909-

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The full text of the ballot language can be read here.

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