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Haiti's President Aristide Returns After Military Ruler Cedras Leaves the Country
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Jean-Bertrand Aristide (Haitian priest and president.), Haiti (Politics and government)
NAACP Board of Directors OKs Chairman Gibson's Call for an Independent Finance Audit
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William F. Gibson; 1933-2002, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
President Clinton Gives S. Africa Millions in Aid
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Nelson Mandela (South African president) (Visit to the United States), Economic assistance, American (South Africa)
Youngest Daughter Escorted Mandela on U.S. State Visit
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Zinzi Mandela-Hlongwane, Nelson Mandela (South African president) (Visit to the United States)
Staged Slave Auction Sparks Debate on Slavery and Racism
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Colonial Williamsburg Foundation, Slave auctions, Civil rights demonstrations
Patti LaBelle Opens Cabaret Theater in Her Home Town Philadelphia
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Patti LaBelle, Philadelphia (Pa.) (Restaurants)
Lonette McKee Stars in Broadway Hit 'Show Boat'.
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Lonette McKee
Show Boat
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Jerome Kern; 1885-1945 (Reviews), Oscar Hammerstein; 1895-1960 (Reviews)
Jackson St. Overpowers Alabama St. in Rain-soaked Football Classic
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Jackson State University (Football), Alabama State University (Football), Football, College
Hoop Dreams
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Frederick Marx (Reviews), Peter Gilbert (Reviews), Steve James (Reviews), Hoop dreams (Motion picture) (Reviews)

This Week in Black History
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Benjamin O. Davis (Jr.), United States Air Force (Blacks)
Rev. Jesse Jackson Celebrates His 53rd Birthday in Washington
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Birthday parties
Marlon Brando Tells why He Has Always Supported Black Causes
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Marlon Brando (American actor.); 1924-2004, Blacks (Civil rights), Celebrities (Charitable contributions)

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