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The End of An Era:<BR>Maryland's Tobacco Auction in Pictures
 
 

John and Jimmy Lacey


John (left) and Jimmy Lacey represent two generations of Maryland tobacco farmers. "I gave it up," says John. "Got so I couldn't handle it." Jimmy works the same land his father used to farm. When asked if he will continue growing tobacco next year, Jimmy Lacey responds, "Hell, no."



 

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