TITLE

Monroe, Louisiana elects first Black Mayor

PUB. DATE
May 1996
SOURCE
Jet;5/20/96, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p23
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the election of Abe Pierce III as the first Black mayor of Monroe, Louisiana. Age; Achievements; Career; Personal information.
ACCESSION #
9605290377

 

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