TITLE

Evander Holyfield hosts golf, tennis classic to raise funds for needy children

PUB. DATE
November 1996
SOURCE
Jet;11/04/96, Vol. 90 Issue 25, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the 1996 Holyfield Golf & Tennis Classic in Atlanta, Georgia to benefit needy children. The celebrity auction/dinner gala hosted by Afro-American boxer Evander Holyfield; Guests who attended including Julius Erving, Stedman Graham and others; Evander's introduction of his wife Janice Holyfield.
ACCESSION #
9611137860

 

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