Denny's apologizes to black students denied service in Florida

May 1998
Jet;05/25/98, Vol. 93 Issue 26, p24
Focuses on a report in `USA Today' newspaper, which says that Denny's company apologized to black students who were denied service at a Florida restaurant belonging to the company. Circumstances surrounding the issue; Statements from John Romandetti, Denny's president.


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