This week in black history

November 1995
Jet;11/6/95, Vol. 88 Issue 26, p19
Presents events that happened in African-Americans' history on October 31 to November 6. Birth of entertainer Ethel Waters; Donation of $20 million to Spelman College by Bill and Camille Cosby.


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