State House, District 32, 1912 Election


Date: November 5, 1912
Cycle: 1912
Office: State House
State: Minnesota
District: 32
Counties: Chisago, Kanabec, Pine
Candidate Gender Party Votes Percent Margin
Adolph S. Larson Man Republican 3,095 31.24 +18.74
Henry Rines Incumbent Man Republican 2,949 29.77 +17.26
Charles A. Peterson Man Public Ownership 1,239 12.51
Arthur W. (A.W.) Piper Man Prohibition 1,197 12.08
Martin G. Nielson Man Public Ownership 1,140 11.51
A.R.W. Olson Man Independent 286 2.89

Olson was Editor of the Pine Poker in Pine City. He withdrew from the race in early November because he did not file his candidacy petitions in time in Chisago and Kanabec counties.


  • The Legislative Manual of the State of Minnesota, 1913 (p. 519).