Rural upbringing shapes former governor Henry Bellmon's life - Article Photos 32/47

Oklahoma Gov. Henry Bellmon carries several marijuana plants that he cut down using the machete he is holding Thursday Aug. 24, 1989 near Hinton, Oklahoma. Bellmon was on hand to inspect the destruction of more than 180,000 plants by the Oklahoma Highway Patrol and sheriff's deputies. (AP Photo/str-Scott Andersen)