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Phelps County Clerk's
Online August Election Photo Album

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Phelps County Clerk, Carol Bennett, gives instructions for validating the test of the ballot counter.

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August 4, 2000

MaryAnn uses the computer system to count the test ballots.

Carol Bennett conducting a training session for the election judges.

It takes dozens of election judges to run the polls on election day.

Election booths, like this, are used by the voters to punch their ballots.

Polling place setup.

August 8, 2000

Rolla Ward 2 at Rolla's Truman Elementary School had 231 voters by 1:10PM.

These election judges had seen about 26% of their registered voters by 5PM.

By 2PM the wind was blowing from the south and the sun had peeked out.

The Courthouse multi-purpose room becomes a very busy place during election night.

Sealed ballot cases are carried in, votes counted and printouts run for each ward.