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January 30, 2019

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1969: A Clovis photographer had been named official photographer for the New Mexico Legislature.

The office of state Sen. Odis Echols Jr., D-Clovis, announced that Al Sass had been named as Senate and House photographer.

Newspaper archives show Sass and his wife, Marguerite, studied professionally photography in New York before opening Sass Photography Studio in Clovis in 1948.

Al Sass died in 1993.

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