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John Hove (left), a candidate for the House of Representatives, shakes hands with Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson during a visit to the White House on September 18, 1963.
Dr. John Hove was an English professor at North Dakota State University. He was also an unsuccessful candidate in a special election to the United States House of Representatives in 1963, caused by the death of Hjalmar Nygaard. Hove lost the election to Mark Andrews, a farmer from Mapleton.
John Hove, Lyndon B. Johnson
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota
John Hove, Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson