TITLE

Why bald heads have become so popular

PUB. DATE
April 1997
SOURCE
Jet;04/14/97, Vol. 91 Issue 21, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on why bald heads have become so popular among African-American men in 1997. Comments from various Afro-American males who have bald heads; Michael Jordan; Evander Holyfield; Charles Barkley; Others.
ACCESSION #
9704203612

 

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