Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Cliff Was a Newsman.(Editorial Page)

Editorials

W. Wilson Cliff was a newspaperman's newspaperman. A 26-year veteran of the Albuquerque Journal at his retirement in 1980, Cliff died last week at the age of 85.

There was no detail too small to be worth getting right, no nuance of spelling or grammar too insignificant to correct when Cliff was working a story or editorial. And, with a career that had already spanned a number of cities prior to Albuquerque, Cliff had an amazing store of facts at his fingertips. …

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