TITLE

MAILBOX

AUTHOR(S)
Pendarr, J.; Wong, Mike; Carrow, Jill; Burk, Floyd
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
Black Belt;Apr2012, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Several letters to the editor are presented in response to articles in previous issues including one on Mark Shuey Sr. in the February 2012 issue, a reaction to Kelly Muir's Better Business column in the January 2012 issue and from another who gives his reasons for subscribing to "Black Belt."
ACCESSION #
73027764

 

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