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Obituary
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Miles Davis (American jazz trumpet player and flugelhornist.)
Lerone Bennett Named Humanitarian of the Year; $33,000 Raised for UNCF.
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Lerone Bennett; 1928-., United Negro College Fund
C. Delores Tucker Announces Bid for U.S. House Seat
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C. Delores Tucker (American civil rights activist and feminist.), Philadelphia (Pa.) (Politics and government)
Pillsbury's African-American Targeted Marketing Program is Launched in Atlanta, Ga
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Pillsbury Co, Food (Marketing), Black consumers
Atlanta School Janitor Leaves Special Class $12,716 in His Will
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Willie Davis (American school custodian.), Wills, Emotionally disturbed children (Education), Atlanta (Ga.) (Education)
NBA Stars Headline 1992 Olympic Squad, Isiah Thomas Snubbed
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Isiah Thomas (American basketball player, executive and coach.); 1961-, Dream Team I (Basketball team), Basketball (Tournaments), Olympic Games, 1992 (Barcelona, Spain)
NAACP Cites Shortage of Blacks in Film and TV.
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Blacks in the television broadcasting industry, Blacks in the motion picture industry
Obituary
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Charlie Barnet; 1913-1991
Richard Pryor Proves He Can Take the Heat During Friars Roast
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Richard Pryor (American comedian.); 1940-2005, Friars Club, Celebrity roasts
Denzel Washington Stars in Film, 'Ricochet'.
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Denzel Washington

Famed Psychiatrist's Mom Educated 5 Children who Earned 13 College Degrees
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Maggie Comer; 1904-1992, James P. Comer
High Court Fellows Program Selects First Black Woman
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Janice Sumler-Edmond (American lawyer and historian.), United States Supreme Court, Judicial Fellows
Homosexuality: is it by Birth Or Choice?
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Homosexuality (Genetic aspects)
Music's Top Stars Salute Ray Charles for 50 Years of Making Music, Uh-huh!
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Ray Charles
Ricochet
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Russell Mulcahy (Australian film and video director) (Reviews), Ricochet (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Jacksons Give Dad Cabin Cruiser for His Birthday
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Joseph Jackson
Rocker Rick James Pleads Not Guilty in Sex/torture Case
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Rick James, Tanya Anne Hijazi

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