TITLE

Campaign boost

PUB. DATE
September 1997
SOURCE
Jet;09/08/97, Vol. 92 Issue 16, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the support Reverend Al Sharpton is receiving in his 1997 campaign for the position of Mayor of New York City. The endorsement of Reverend Jesse L. Jackson Sr.; The personal support of Kweisi Mfume, president of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People.
ACCESSION #
9709112735

 

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