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when polls are closed, officials go back of the voting machine, lower a slide, and find the votes for each candidate registered and totaled automatically under his name. They transfer the count to a checking sheet, shown on August 21, 1930, by Mrs Olive Williams, left, and Mrs Adelaide Mullin, and the report of the result is completed in half an hour

when polls are closed, officials go back of the voting machine, lower a slide, and find the votes for each candidate registered and totaled automatically under his name. They transfer the count to a checking sheet, shown on August 21, 1930, by Mrs Olive Williams, left, and Mrs Adelaide Mullin, and the report of the result is completed in half an hour

Washington’s only Japanese speaking hello girl helps out at the Mayflower Hotel while a Japanese naval training squadron makes it their headquarters for their stay in the capital, Washington DC, August 20, 1936. She normally works at the Japanese Embassy

Washington’s only Japanese speaking hello girl helps out at the Mayflower Hotel while a Japanese naval training squadron makes it their headquarters for their stay in the capital, Washington DC, August 20, 1936. She normally works at the Japanese Embassy

the winner of the ‘Beautiful Toddlers’ competition watches as the other competitors struggle over her prize - a large toy dog. The competition was part of Southend Carnival, held in Priory Park, August 16, 1938

the winner of the ‘Beautiful Toddlers’ competition watches as the other competitors struggle over her prize - a large toy dog. The competition was part of Southend Carnival, held in Priory Park, August 16, 1938