Chamber of commerce and tourism official were sent into a state of shock after reading quotes like this in the magazine: “I see people walking down the streets openly carrying guns, some in their hands, others in their holsters. You don’t dare honk your horn at anybody; you could end up dead.”
Miami News cartoonist Don Wright responded to the hysteria with this classic cartoon.
|Miami News, Nov. 17, 1981.|
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