TITLE

Cowboys' coach Switzer reveals family's close ties with blacks in autobiography

PUB. DATE
February 1996
SOURCE
Jet;2/12/96, Vol. 89 Issue 13, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Dallas Cowboys coach Barry Switzer's family's close relationship with blacks, as told in his 1990 biography `Bootlegger's Boy,' written with Bud Shrake. Influence of Switzer's life experiences in shaping his sensitivity towards blacks; Story of Switzer's father who dated two black women; Close ties with blacks by Switzer's son Doug.
ACCESSION #
9602162876

 

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