Oregon Creation of Williams County, Measure 13 (1910)

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The Oregon Creation of Williams County Bill, also known as Measure 13, 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 Williams out of a portion of Lane County and Douglas County.[1]

Election results

Oregon Measure 13 (1910)
ResultVotesPercentage
Defeatedd No64,09081.54%
Yes 14,508 18.46%

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 Williams out of a portion of Lane and Douglas Counties, Oregon; providing for its organization; fixing the salaries' of the officers thereof, and for adjustment of finances between the three counties. --- Vote YES or NO.

324. Yes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

325. No . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [2]

Path to the ballot

Measure 13 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 30, 2013
  2. Note: This text is quoted verbatim from the original source. Any inconsistencies are attributed to the original source.