TITLE

Moons launch prison library project

PUB. DATE
March 1997
SOURCE
Jet;3/17/97, Vol. 91 Issue 17, p21
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents a photograph of Felicia Moon, wife of National Football League quarterback Warren Moon, standing with the prison librarian at Jester III Unit in Fort Bend County in Richnmond, Texas.
ACCESSION #
9703311071

 

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