TITLE

The Man Behind The Jheri Curl: Entrepreneur Who Made Michael Jackson's Glossy Hairstyle Accessible to the Masses Dies Age 82

PUB. DATE
October 2014
SOURCE
Chicago Citizen - South End Edition;10/22/2014, Vol. 47 Issue 38, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Obituary
ABSTRACT
An obituary for consumer entrepreneur Comer Cottrell is presented.
ACCESSION #
99113581

 

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