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Jackson Brings Blacks' Political Aspirations to Spotlight at Convention
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Michael Dukakis (American governor.), Blacks (Political activities), Democratic national conventions (1988)
NAACP Convention Focuses on Black Political Gain
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
New Top Methodist Bishop Says Color Still an Issue
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United Methodist Church, Church and race relations
Missouri Black Makes Bid for State Governorship
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Lavoy Reed, Missouri (Politics and government)
Racial Link Ruled Out in Killing of N.Y. Woman
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Anna Kithcart; d. 1988, Murder, Kingston (N.Y.) (Crime)
Ohioan Ron Crutcher Makes GOP Bid for U.S. House
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Ron Crutcher, Ohio (Politics and government)
Black New York Artist Mystifies Chinese Fans with Expressionist Art
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Frederick Brown; 1945-., Art, Black (Exhibitions), United States (Cultural relations, China), China (Cultural relations, United States)
Mike Tyson Takes Charge, Will Fight Frank Bruno
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Mike Tyson; 1966-., Boxing (Economic aspects)
Legislation Seeks Medal for Olympian Jesse Owens
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Jesse Owens; 1913-1980, Congressional Gold Medal
Super Bowl MVP Williams Doesn't Find Pot of Gold
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Doug Williams; 1955-., Athletes as advertising spokesmen

Noah Robinson Sues NBC, U.S. News for Libel
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Noah Robinson, Libel and slander
$11.4 Million Lottery Winner Has Big Plans for Fortune
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Ollie Carter, Lottery winners
Marilyn McCoo Throws 50th Birthday Bash for Mate, Singer Billy Davis
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Marilyn McCoo (American singer.), Billy Davis (American singer.), Birthday parties
Clerk's Cornrows to Stay, Hotel to Pay Her $40,000
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Pamela Mitchell, Marriott Corporation, Black hairstyling
Duke Ellington is Subject of a 2-part PBS-TV Special
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Duke Ellington (American band leader and composer.); 1899-1974
A Duke Named Ellington
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Duke named Ellington (Television program) (Reviews)
DeBarge Brothers Facing Drug Trafficking Charges
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Robert DeBarge (American singer.), Chico DeBarge (American singer.), Musicians (Drug use), Narcotics laws and regulations
Vanessa Williams Makes Album Debut with 'The Right Stuff'.
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Vanessa Williams (American singer and actress.)

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