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Mondale Makes New Appeal to Black Voters
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Walter F. Mondale (American vice-president.); 1928-, Blacks (Political activities)
Rev. T. J. Jemison Urges National Baptist Confab to Cast Vote for Mondale
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T. J. Jemison, Walter F. Mondale (American vice-president.); 1928-, National Baptist Convention of the United States of America, Religion and politics
Dellums Blames Reagan's Policies for Fort Ord, Calif. Youth's Recent Suicide
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Danny Holley, Ronald V. Dellums; 1935-., Teenage suicide, Servicemen's families, Children of servicemen
Dick Gregory Signs $100 Million Pact to Market Diet Product
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Dick Gregory; 1932-., Weight reducing products
Obituary
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Louis Lansana Beavogui
Rev. Alfred White Named New A.M.E. Zion Bishop
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Alfred E. White, African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church
Louisiana Suit Requests Mail-in Voter Registration
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Voter registration, Black suffrage, Louisiana (Politics and government)
Parks' Film Tells of Free Man Sold Into Slavery
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Slavery in motion pictures
Solomon Northup's Odyssey
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Gordon Parks (American film director, photographer and novelist); 1912-2006 (Reviews), Solomon Northup's odyssey (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Olympians Took Time Out to Win Souls for Christ
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Religion and sports, Olympic Games, 1984 (Los Angeles, Calif.), Lay Witnesses for Christ

18 Cities to Share HUD Grant for $2.3 Million to Train Minority Youth
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United States Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (Appropriations and expenditures), Grants-in-aid, Unemployment (Relief measures)
NEA Blasts Notion to Send Teacher Into Space
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National Education Association of the United States, Teachers as astronauts, Space shuttle missions
Report Gives Teacher Colleges Low Marks
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Teachers colleges
Pupils Can Earn Credits for Degree Watching PBS.
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Public Broadcasting Service, Television in education, University extension
N.J. High School Grads Return Awards to Reagan
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High school students (Awards), Education (New Jersey, Federal aid)
National Study Eyes Strokes in Blacks
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Stroke, Blacks (Health and hygiene)
Suicide Hotline Phone Installed on N.Y. Bridge
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Suicide (Prevention), Telephone in counseling, Hudson River (N.Y. and N.J.) (Bridges)
King Center Commemorates the March on Washington
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King Center (Atlanta, Ga.), March on Washington, 1963
Married, Working Mothers Happier Than Single Women
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Mothers (Employment)
Unemployment Will Remain High, Cities Report Warns
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Unemployment
Saudi Arabia Supplies Oil to S. Africa: Survey
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Petroleum industry (Export-import trade), Saudi Arabia (Commerce, South Africa), South Africa (Commerce, Saudi Arabia)
Jim Brown Wishing Payton Well, Considering a Visit
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Walter Payton; 1954-1999, Jim Brown; 1936-., Football records, Rushing (Football)
Sports Superstars Wives Featured in Ebony Article
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Black athletes' wives
Kareem Making Plans as Egyptian Horse Breeder for Life After L.A. Lakers
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Kareem Abdul-Jabbar; 1947-., Horses (Breeding)
Morgan Ready to Retire, Says He'll Never Manage
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Joe Morgan (American baseball player and sportscaster.); 1943-
Pinklon Thomas Realizes Heavyweight Title Dream
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Tim Witherspoon, Pinklon Thomas, Boxing
Morris Day Quits The Time to Pursue Stardom Solo
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Morris Day
Tina Turner's 'shape' Makes Her Act So Hot
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Tina Turner
Dionne Warwick Records Burt Bacharach Tune
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Dionne Warwick
Shari Belafonte-Harper Finds Success in Television
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Shari Belafonte
Debbie Allen, Norm Nixon Host Party to Celebrate Recent Wedding, New Baby
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Debbie Allen (American dancer, actress and director.), Norm Nixon (American basketball player.)

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