Oregon Creation of Hood River County, Measure 19 (June 1908)

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The Oregon Creation of Hood River County Bill, also known as Measure 19, was on the June 1, 1908 ballot in Oregon as an initiated state statute, where it was approved. The measure created the County of Hood River in Oregon.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 19 (1908)
ResultVotesPercentage
Approveda Yes 43,948 62.14%
No26,77837.86%

Election results via: Oregon Blue Book

Text of measure

The language appeared on the ballot as:[1]

The Following Is The Number and Form in Which the Question will be Printed on the Official Ballot:

Proposed by Initiative Petition

A bill for an act to create the County of Hood River out of the western portion of Wasco County; providing for its organization and fixing the salaries of the officers thereof. --- Vote YES or NO.

336. Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

337. No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [2]

Path to the ballot

Measure 19 was filed in the office of the Secretary of State on January 30, 1908.[1]

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References

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Oregon State Library, "State of Oregon Official Voters' Pamphlet," accessed October 28, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.