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Obituary
4
John Sengstacke; 1912-1997
U.S. Agriculture Department Settles Case of Black Farmer Association President
8
John W. Boyd (American farmers' association executive.); 1965-, United States Dept. of Agriculture, National Black Farmers Association
Betty Shabazz, Widow of Malcolm X, Burned Severely in Fire at N.Y. Home
12
Betty Shabazz (American civil rights activist and wife of Malcolm X.), Malcolm Shabazz (grandson of American civil rights activists Malcolm X and Betty Shabazz.), Arson, Juvenile delinquents and delinquency, Yonkers (N.Y.) (Crime)
Bell Atlantic Workers File Racial Bias Lawsuit
13
Bell Atlantic Corp, Blacks (Employment, Discriminatory practices), Black in telephone companies
Obituary
17
Samuel D. Proctor
New White Student Council Prexy Challenges Mississippi High School's Accepted 'dual Race' Policies
25
Alison Williams, High schools (Race relations), Public schools (Segregation), Hernando (Miss.) (Education)
Flo-Jo Talks about the Importance of Physical Fitness
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Florence Griffith Joyner (American sprinter.); 1959-1998, Blacks (Physical fitness)
PepsiCo Bottling Operation in South Africa Closes; Prominent Black Americans Among Investors
46
PepsiCo, Inc, New Age Beverages Ltd, Black business enterprises (South Africa), Investments, American (South Africa)
Publix Super Markets Settles Bias Cases for $85 Mil
47
Publix Super Markets Inc, Women (Employment, Discriminatory practices), Supermarkets (Employees, Promotion), Blacks (Employment)
Donovan Bailey Defeats Michael Johnson; Takes Claim to World's Fastest Man Title
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Donovan Bailey (Canadian sprinter.); 1967-, Michael Johnson (American sprinter.); 1967-, Track and field athletics

Tuskegee Airmen Honored with Monument in South Carolina
20
Tuskegee Airmen (Statues), Walterboro (S.C.) (Monuments, statues, etc)
Army Awards Dr. Tone Johnson Jr. Bronze Star for Bravery During Vietnam War
22
Tone Johnson, United States Army (Blacks), Vietnamese War, 1957-1975 (Blacks, Heroes and heroines), Bronze Star (Medal of honor)
94-year-old Bennett College Alumna Returns for Commencement Exercises After 75 Years
24
Lavinia Burke Syphax, Bennett College, Commencements
Seven-year-old Girl Murdered in Casino Restroom; 18-year-old Suspect Arrested
53
Sherrice Iverson, Jeremy Strohmeyer, Primadonna Resorts Inc, Murder, Child molesting, Primm (Nev.) (Crime)
Celebrities Recall Best Advice Given by Their Fathers
56
Black celebrities' families, Fathers, Parent-child relationship
Chicago Dance Companies Team Up with Wheelchair Dancers for Benefit Performance
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Homer Bryant, Alana Yvonne Smith, Joffrey Ballet, Bryant Ballet, Wheelchair dancing

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