TITLE

Black Americans bring home the gold in the track & field world championships

PUB. DATE
August 1997
SOURCE
Jet;08/25/97, Vol. 92 Issue 14, p51
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the United States won seven gold medals in the 1997 World Track and Field Championships, Greece, and six of those were earned by black athletes. Marion Jones as a double winner; Gold medals of Michael Johnson, Allen Johnson, Maurice Greene; Other winners.
ACCESSION #
9708302678

 

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