Female cadet at The Citadel allegedly hazed for lack of Klan knowledge

June 1997
Jet;06/30/97, Vol. 92 Issue 6, p26
Reports that Jeanie Mentavlos, a former cadet at The Citadel in Charleston, South Carolina, said she was denied food because she could not answer a question about the Ku Klux Klan. Excerpts from her comments to the television program `60 Minutes.'


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