TITLE

The unspoken danger in carnival: Something needs to be done

AUTHOR(S)
Laborde, Errol
PUB. DATE
March 1996
SOURCE
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);3/4/96, Vol. 16 Issue 35, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Opinion. Comments on the incident that happened to David Blitch, corporate food and beverage director of New Orleans Steamboat Co., when he was hit by a bottle thrown from a crowd during the Bacchus parade. Injury sustained by Blitch; Violent actions of parade watchers towards float riders; Call for a public awareness program.
ACCESSION #
9603252833

 

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