TITLE

Ms. Black USA

PUB. DATE
October 1996
SOURCE
Jet;10/28/96, Vol. 90 Issue 24, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a photograph of Parlisha Williams, Ms. Black USA 1996. Her background; Prize money won; Selection criteria; Responsibilities including representing Afro-American women in the United States.
ACCESSION #
9611047952

 

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