Cutting with pride

Published 12:00 am Tuesday, October 23, 2001

Melvin Marshall checks to see if the American flag is still flying from behind his lawn mower Monday as he weaves in and out of trees while cutting grass along his property off Paxton Road. Marshall decided to show his patriotism by flying his flag on his mower rather than his car. “People see me using my mower more than they do my car,” he said.(The Vicksburg Post/MELANIE DUNCAN)

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