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Ford Calls for Diligent Reform of Welfare System
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Harold Ford; 1945-., Public welfare
Hooks Trumpets NAACP's Progress; Urges Boycott of Shell at Annual Confab
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Benjamin L. Hooks (American civil rights activist, lawyer and judge.); 1925-2010, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
DAR Member Files Suit for Objection to Bias Proposal
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Faith K. Tiberio, Daughters of the American Revolution, Black women (History)
Five Georgians Vying for Seat in U.S. Congress
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Georgia (Politics and government)
Harry Belafonte May Run for U.S. Senate Seat
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Harry Belafonte (American singer and actor.), New York (State) (Politics and government)
New Booklet Explains how to Prevent Spread of AIDS.
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AIDS (Disease) (Prevention)
EEOC Abandons Use of Hiring Goals, Timetables
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United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Pa. Gov. Notes $2.5 Mil. State Job Training Grant
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Unemployment (Relief measures, Pennsylvania)
S. African Mineworkers Elect Mandela Union Prexy
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Nelson Mandela (South African president.), National Union of Mineworkers (South Africa), Apartheid, Political prisoners (South Africa)
Zapp Group Builds Houses for Blacks Because 'we are Obligated to Help'.
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Zapp (Musical group), Blacks (Housing), Dayton (Ohio) (Housing)

Chicago's Counsel Resigns to Pursue $22 Million Suit
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James Montgomery (American lawyer.), Chicago (Ill.) (Politics and government)
Ken Norton Undergoes Surgery After Car Crash
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Ken Norton; 1945-.
Racist Killer Convicted of Slaying Interracial Couple
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Joseph Paul Franklin, Blacks (Crimes against), Serial murders
Sailor Sentenced to Life for Slaying White Officer, Escapes Death Penalty
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Mitchell T. Garraway (Jr.), United States Navy (Blacks), Trials (Murder), Courts martial and courts of inquiry
Obituary
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Charles A. Ray
Obituary
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Frank Ellsworth Hinton
Tennessee Holds Year-long, Statewide Heritage Fest
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Blacks (History, Tennessee)
Coca-Cola Sweeps Offers $100,000 in Scholarships
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Coca-Cola Company, Blacks (Scholarships), Black History Month
Student Leaders Attend Confab at Univ. of Missouri
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Black college students, Student government
ABC Gives Cheyney $3,000 for Communications Aid
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Cheyney University of Pennsylvania, American Broadcasting Companies, Inc, Mass media (Scholarships and fellowships)
Lafayette, La., Tabs Black Chamber of Commerce Pres
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Phyllis C. Mouton, Chambers of commerce, Lafayette (La.) (Blacks)
COGIC's Bishop Green Gets Major Religious TV Honor
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Samuel L. Green (clergyman.), National Religious Broadcasters
Money is No. 1 Priority for Today's Youth: Study
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College students (Attitudes)
Study Finds Child Feeding Program was a Success
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Children (Nutrition), Child welfare
U.S. Ice Skating Champ Debi Thomas Says Her Goal is Gold in '88
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Debi Thomas (American figure skater.); 1967-, Figure skating (Women, Competitions)
Muhammad Ali Heads All Star Salute to His Friend Bundini
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Muhammad Ali; 1942-., Bundini Brown, Celebrity roasts
Dick Gregory Popular on Lecture Tour Again
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Dick Gregory; 1932-.
Bill Cosby Named America's Favorite Entertainer: Poll
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Bill Cosby; 1937-.
Margaret Avery Says She 'couldn't Buy a Job, Before 'The Color Purple'.
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Margaret Avery
The Color Purple
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Steven Spielberg; 1947- (Reviews), Color purple (Motion picture) (Reviews)

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