|Turnout||50% 5 pp|
Results by ward
Street: 50–60% 60–70% 70–80% 80–90% >90%
Katz: 50–60% 60–70% 70–80% 80–90%
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The race was covered in the documentary film The Shame of a City.
|Democratic||John F. Street||93,799||99.59%|
Mayor John Street was unopposed for renomination by the Democratic Party.
Sam Katz was unopposed for the Republican nomination.
|Democratic||John F. Street||267,230||58.34||8.70|
|Socialist Workers||John Staggs||1,291||0.28||0.28|
"Governor Rendell's squeezing business not to support Republican nominee, Sam Katz, will help"
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