6 Jun. 1998
National Rifle Association First Vice-President Charlton Heston (L) with NRA Executive Vice-President Wayne R. LaPierre (C) and Tanya K. Metaksa., (R) the Executive Director, NRA Institute for Legislative Action, lead the gathered members of the National Rifle Association through the Pledge of Allegiance at the opening of the 1998 NRA Annual Meeting June 6. Heston, who is expected to be the organization's next president, addressed the convention and said he would bring the pro-gun lobby back to "the mainstream". ssh/Photo by Scott S.