Biographical Conversations With...

Hugh Morton: Fighting for Clean Air

Special | 58m

Morton explains how Mildred and her kindred black bears became a protected species on the mountain. Politics began to be more and more a part of Morton's life, beginning with a campaign to institute liquor by the drink in North Carolina. In the early 1970s, he followed the suggestion of some of his friends in the travel industry to run for governo.

Aired: 04/10/04

Rating: NR

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