Edwin Leard Mechem
Private practice, Las Cruces, New Mexico, 1939-1942, 1945-1950, 1955-1956, 1959-1960, 1965-1970
Special agent, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Little Rock, Arkansas, San Francisco, California, and San Antonio, Texas, 1942-1945
State representative, New Mexico, 1947-1948
Governor, New Mexico, 1951-1954, 1957-1958, 1961-1962
U.S. senator from New Mexico, 1962-1964
University of Arkansas School of Law
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