Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Farmer Venus Denson has three scarecrows set up in his garden in the Choccolocco Valley near Anniston, Ala. But in case the scarecrows don't work, he stands guard duty with a double-barreled shotgun. `"
Date: July 19, 1974
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society