Mary B. Goodhue (1921-2004) served the New York State Assembly from 1975 to 1978, sitting in the 181st and 182nd New York State Legislatures. She continued her political career and became a member of the New York State Senate from 1979 to 1992, representing the 183rd, 184th, 185th, 186th, 187th, 188th and 189th New York State Legislatures.
Audre "Pinny" Cooke (1923-2004) of Syracuse, New York, was first elected to the New York State Assembly in 1978. She served until 1990, filling the seats of 182nd, 183rd, 184th, 185th, 186th, 187th and 188th New York State Legislatures.
Image: Governor Hugh L. Carey greets State Senator Mary B. Goodhue (left) and Assemblywoman Audre "Pinny" Cooke in the Red Room of the Executive Chamber of the Capitol Building.The Governor had just signed a proclamation declaring March 8th International Women's Day.
New York State Archives. New York (State). Governor. Public information photographs, 1910-1992. Series 13703-82, Box 5, No. 11046_028.
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