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Mayor Andrew Young Says He Will Keep City Post
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Andrew Young; 1932-., Atlanta (Ga.) (Politics and government)
Study Reveals Voter Rolls Poorly Kept Nationwide
5
Voter registration
Bias in Agriculture Dept. Blamed for Tragic Drop in Black Farms: Experts
5
United States Dept. of Agriculture, Black farmers
Coors and Black Groups Sign Trade Agreement
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Adolph Coors Co, Black business enterprises
Burrell Celebrates First Mainstream Account: Martell
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Burrell Advertising Inc, Cognac (Advertising)
Honi Coles Bounces Back After Brief Hospital Stay
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Charles Honi Coles
Birthday Tribute Marks 60th Year for Renowned Author James Baldwin
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James Baldwin (American novelist, playwright and essayist.); 1924-1987
Chapman R. Cannon Jr. Named St. Louis' Top Black Businessman
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Chapman R. Cannon (Jr.), American Beauty Products
Study to Eye Doctors' Choice of Practice Sites
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Black physicians (Employment)
Godfather of Soul Wed During Ceremony in S.C.
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James Brown (American singer.)

Obituary
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Alfred A. Duckett
NBA Star Elmore Retires for Harvard Law School
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Len Elmore, Harvard Law School
$25 Million HUD Project to Help Single Parents
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United States Dept. of Housing and Urban Development (Appropriations and expenditures), Single parent families (Economic conditions)
Gov't Orders End to Bias at Housing Complex Sites
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United States Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division, Blacks (Housing)
One Church, One Child Plan by Chicago Cleric Boosts Black Adoptions
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George Clements (American priest and child benefactor.); 1932-, Adoption and adopted children, Catholic Church (Black clergy)
Fat Babies Don't Have to Become Fat Children
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Childhood obesity
35[percent] of Women Tell of Sexual Abuse as Kids
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Child molesting
Gov't Continues to Require Tests for Electric Shavers
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United States Federal Trade Commission, Electric shavers (Advertising), Razor bumps
Eighth Grade Students are Using Drugs, Study Says
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Youth (Drug use)
Ross Set New Box Office Record with $1.7 Million
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Diana Ross (American singer and actress.)
Bond, Deal to Spearhead NAACP Membership Drive
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Ex-NFL Star Morris Joins in D.C. Drug Abuse Talks
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Mercury Morris, Football players (Drug use)
Portland Ready for NBA Wars with 7-foot-1 Bowie
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Sam Bowie
Bob Lanier Quits NBA Thanks to Age, Injuries
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Bob Lanier
Lee Elder Makes Mark with Senior Event Win
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Lee Elder (American golfer); 1934-, Golf (Tournaments)
Marvis Frazier Dumps Retirement Rumor by KO.
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Marvis Frazier (American boxer.)
UNCF Launches Lou Rawls Parade of Stars' at Home of L.A. Lakers' Jerry Buss
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Lou Rawls (American singer), United Negro College Fund, Telethons
Michael Jackson Gives Share of Victory Tour Profits to UNCF, Others
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Michael Jackson (American singer and songwriter.); 1958-2009
Janet Jackson & James DeBarge Marriage Unites Famous Families
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Janet Jackson (American singer.), James DeBarge (American singer.)
Sanford & Son Star Hits the Road as an Evangelist
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Demond Wilson; 1946-.

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