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  • Lieutenant-governor Beckham, elected in 1900 to fill out the unexpired term of Governor Goebel (assassinated in 1900), was re-elected in 1903, the leading lawyers of the state holding that the constitutional inhibition on successive terms did not apply in such a case.
  • Lieutenant-Governor Beckham filled out the unexpired term and was re-elected in 1903.
  • Beckham Augustus E.