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Miss. Lawyer Michael Espy Runs for Seat in Congress
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Mike Espy; 1953-., Mississippi (Politics and government)
Sen. Thurmond Backs Civil Rights Foe for U.S. Bench
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Strom Thurmond (American senator.); 1902-2003, Jeff Sessions (American senator.), Courts (Alabama), Blacks (Civil rights), Judges (Selection and appointment)
King Commission is Ending; Reviews 1st Worldwide Fete
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Martin Luther King Day
Activist, Atty. Flo Kennedy Roasted on 70th Birthday
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Flo Kennedy; 1916-2000, Celebrity roasts
American Beauty Products Gives Away a Rolls Royce at New York Reception
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American Beauty Products
'EM' Editor Fornay Among Outstanding Black Men
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Alfred Fornay, EM (Periodical), Blacks in publishing
Unveiling Ceremony for Black 'greats' Held in
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Clarence Shivers, Blacks in art (Exhibitions), Blacks (History, Exhibitions)
Mitchell Hits OMB Plan to Curb Set Aside Contracts
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Parren J. Mitchell (American congressman.); 1922-2007, United States Office of Management and Budget, Black business enterprises (Federal aid), Government contracts
'Buy it in Detroit' Plan to Help City's Economy
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Black consumers, Detroit (Mich.) (Blacks)
'Long Distance Love' is Examined in March Ebony
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Commuter marriage

Black Women Organize Political Action Group
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National Political Congress of Black Women, Black political action committees
Obituary
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Jacob Koppel Javits (American senator.); 1904-1986
Photog Richard Saunders Gets Award from USIA.
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Richard Saunders, United States Information Agency
Astronaut Ronald McNair's Widow Ends Silence about His Space Shuttle Death
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Ronald E. McNair, Cheryl McNair, Challenger (Space shuttle) explosion, 1986
Africa
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Africa (Television program) (Reviews)
Mixed Lovers Arrested in Slaying of White Mother
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Estelle Arwood, Murder, Juvenile delinquents and delinquency, Miami (Fla.) (Crime)
Singer Deniece Williams Teaches Howard U. Students how to Succeed in Show Biz
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Deniece Williams, Howard University, Black entertainers, Music as a profession
UNCF Honors Three at 42nd Anniversary Dinner in New York
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United Negro College Fund
TSU Apologizes for Denying Campus Queen Appearance in Ebony
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Tennessee State University, Beauty contests, Black women college students
WBA Title Goes to Pot, Witherspoon Fined $25,000, Must Fight Tubbs Again
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Tim Witherspoon, Boxers (Persons) (Drug use)
Mercury Morris Wins New Trial on Drug Rap
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Mercury Morris, Football players (Drug use)
Hagler-Hearns Victories Set Stage for Rematch
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Marvin Hagler; 1954-., Thomas Hearns; 1958-.
Ali, Friends Honor 'Master Motivator' Drew 'Bundini' Brown
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Bundini Brown, Muhammad Ali; 1942-., Celebrity roasts
Cosby Big Winner at 12th 'People's Choice' Awards
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Bill Cosby; 1937-., People's Choice Awards
Obituary
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Adolph Caesar; d. 1986
Philip Michael Thomas and Don Johnson: TV's Hottest Detective Duo
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Philip Michael Thomas, Don Johnson
Miami Vice
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Miami vice (Television program) (Reviews)
Blacks Have More Good Images in Music Videos
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Rock videos, Blacks in video recordings

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