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Oregon Creation of Clark County, Measure 18 (1910)

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The Oregon Creation of Clark County Bill, also known as Measure 18 was on the November 8, 1910 ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute, where it was defeated. The measure would have created the County of Clark out of the northern portion of Grant County, Oregon.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 18 (1910)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No61,70479.81%
Yes 15,613 20.19%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

Proposed by Initiative Petition

A bill for an act to create the County of Clark out of the northern portion of Grant county, Oregon; providing for its organization; fixing the salaries of the officers thereof; and for adjustment of finances between the two counties. --- Vote YES or NO.

334. Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

335. No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [2]

Path to the ballot

Measure 18 was filed in the office of the Secretary of State on June 23, 1910.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed October 31, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.