Violence mars Minneapolis Mayor Sharon Belton's re-election campaign against white challenger

October 1997
Jet;10/13/97, Vol. 92 Issue 21, p38
Focuses on an incident involving supporters of Minneapolis, Minnesota Mayor Sharon Sayles Belton, and supporters of her challenger, Barbara Carlson. Details of the incident.


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