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Persons excluded from suffrage. States. citizenship.

In State. In county. In town. In precinct. Tennessee.

Convicted of bribery or other infamous of. 30 d.

fense.
Texas

Idiots, lunatics, paupers, felons, soldiers and
Citizen,

sailors of U.S.
Utah
Citizen,

Women, aliens, insane.
or declared intention.
Vermont.
Citizen.
6 mos. 3 mos. 30 d. Aliens, women and minors (women taxpayers,

18 years of age, vote on school matters).
Virginia...
Citizen of the U.S.
1 yr. 3 mos. 3 mos.

Soldiers or sailors stationed in the State,
30 d.

idiots, convicted of bribery at election, em-
bezzlement of public funds, treason, felony,
or petit larceny, duelists and abettors, un-

less pardoned by Legislature.
Washington..

Untaxed Indians, insane, persons convicted of 3 mos.

infamous.crime, unless pardoned. fore April, 1889, and had resided then in

Paupers, lunatics, and persons convicted of 30 d.

treason, felony, or bribery in an election. Wisconsin.. Citizen,

10 d. Persons under guardianship, lunatics, con
or resided 1 yr. in State

victed of treason or felony, unless restored
and declared intention.

to civil rights.
Wyoming
Citizen,

women by constitution.
(1) Women 21 years old, citizens of the U. S., who have resided 10 days in State and 4 days in district, may vote at school elections.
(2) After January 1, 1892, must be able to read State Constitution or give reasonable interpretation of it when read to him.
(3) Six months in the case of clergymen, otherwise qualified.
(4) Women vote at school elections.
(5) Except where head of family, who has resided in State 1 year and in county 30 days, removes in good faith within the same county.
(6) Subject to XVth Amendment to Federal Constitution.
(7) Or, if previously qualified voter or native-born citizen, he shall have removed therefrom and returned, then 6 months.

VOTING QUALIFICATIONS.-Continued.

1 yr.

1 yr.

1 yr.

Requirements as to
Previous residence required.

Citizen.

1 yr. 6 mos. 6 mos.

6 mos. 6 mos.

6 mos. or declared intention,

Citizen,

1 yr.
90 d.

30 d.
or declared intention be-

State 6 mos.
West Virginia

Citizen.

1 yr. 60 d. 3 mos.

60 d. 3 mos.

60 d. 3 mos.

10 d. suffrage guaranteed to

1 yr.

1 yr.

REGISTRATION OF VOTERS.

THE registration of voters is required in the States of Alabama, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Florida, Idaho, Iowa, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Montana, Mississippi, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Vermont, Virginia and Wyoming:

In Georgia registration is required in most counties by local law, and in South Dakota in a few counties.

In Kansas registration is required in cities of the first and second class, in Nebraska in cities of and over 2,500 inhabitants, in North Dakota in cities of over 3,000 and in Ohio in cities of not less than 9,000 inhabitants.

In Illinois registration is required for cities and general elections in the State.

In Missouri it is required in cities of 100,000 inhabitants, in Wisconsin in cities having 3,000 inhabitants and over, and in Kentucky having 5,000 inhabitants and over.

In New York it is required in all cities and in all incorporated villages of over 7,000 inhabitants.

In Rhode Island non-taxpayers are required to register yearly before December 31.

The registration of voters is not required in the States of Delaware, Indiana, Kentucky, Oregon and Tennessee. It is prohibited in Arkansas, Texas and West Virginia by Constitutional provision.

MAPS OF THE STATES AND TERRITORIES,

SHOWING

COUNTY BOUNDARIES AND CONGRESSIONAL

DISTRICTS UP TO DATE,

WITH

ANALYSIS OF TIIE ELECTORAL, POPULAR,

AND COUNTY VOTE, 1872-1892.

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ALABAMA.

Electoral Vote.-In 1872 Grant (R.) received 10 votes; 1876, Tilden (D.), 10;

1880, Hancock (D.), 10; 1884, Cleveland (D.), 10; 1888, Cleve

land (D.), 10. There will be 11 votes in 1892. Total State Vote.—1872, 169,716; 1876, 170,232; 1880, 151,507; 1884, 153,

489; 1888, 174, 100; 1890 (Gov.), 183,841. Pluralities.—1872, 10,828 (R.); 1876, 33,772 (D.); 1880, 34,509 (D.); 1884,

33,829 (D.); 1888, 61,123 (D.); 1890, 97,470 (D.). Increase in the Popular Vote.—The increase in the popular vote since 1872

is 14,125. New Counties.-Chilton, Cullman and Lamar Counties have been formed

since 1872. Variations in County Vote, 1884–1888.---The following variations are noted: COUNTY

1884.

1888.
Franklin.
..395 (D.).

..52 (R.)
Greene.
...679 (R.).

.623 (D.)
Hale,.

..278 (R.).. .1,436 (D.)
Limestone.. ...20 (R.)... ...306 (D.)
Montgomery
2,623 (R.).

..746 (D.) Variations in County Vote since 1888. -- Variations as under are recorded,

considering only the vote for President in 1888 as compared
with that for Governor in 1890:
COUNTY.

1888.

1890. Colbert..

41 (R.).

.300 (D.) Franklin.

52 (R.).

.486 (D.)
Madison..
459 (R.).

.401 (D.)
Talladega.. .196 (R.).

.1,535 (D.) From the above it may be noted that five counties changed sides in 1888 and four in 1890—Franklin County having changed twice. Choctaw has given a gradually increasing Democratic plurality since 1872, as follows: 506, 516, 530, 597, 760, 769. Although many counties have given Democratic pluralities without a break, no other county than the one mentioned has a

gradually ascending record since 1872. No. of Counties. The total number of counties, 1890, is 66. Population. The population of the State, 1880, was 1,262,505; 1890, 1,513,

017.

The five most populous counties are: Jefferson (88,501);
Montgomery (56,172); Mobile (51,587); Dallas (49,350); and

Madison (38,119).
For Congressional and city figures see Appendix.

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