T. Boone Pickens gets portrait at Oklahoma state Capitol

T. Boone Pickens, who grew up in Holdenville, was honored with portrait at the state Capitol.

BY BERRY TRAMEL Published: February 15, 2013
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Growing up in Holdenville, T. Boone Pickens would sit on a stool in his grandmother’s kitchen and listen to her advice.

“Grandmother lived next door,” Pickens said of Nellie Molonson. “She said, ‘Don’t ever forget where you came from.’”

Pickens never did, as...

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