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Author Toni Morrison Named Jefferson Lecturer for 1996
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Toni Morrison (American novelist.); 1931-, Jefferson Lecture
91-year-old Earns Bachelor's Degree at Chicago's Roosevelt Univ
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Myrtle Shannon, Roosevelt University, Black college graduates, Black women college students, Aged (Education)
Why Black Women Lawyers Have a Difficult Climb to Success
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Black women lawyers
Nutritionists Stress Importance of Breakfast for Endurance, Better Attitude Toward Work
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Breakfasts
Barbara Jordan Wills Her Estate to Sisters, Friend and Mother
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Barbara Jordan; 1936-1996, Wills
CBS Exec in Midst of Racial Controversy
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John Stack Pike, CBS Inc, Television programs (Late night programs), Blacks and television, Racial slurs
Simpson Criticizes Media, Pleads with Detractors to 'leave Me Alone' in BET Interview
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O. J. Simpson (American football player and sportscaster); 1947- (Murder case, 1994), Black Entertainment Television
Tampa Bay Names Dungy Head Coach; Becomes 4th Black Top Coach in NFL.
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Tony Dungy, Tampa Bay Buccaneers (Football team)
Larry Brown's Two Interceptions Key to Cowboys' Fifth Super Bowl Win
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Larry Brown (American football player.), Dallas Cowboys (Football team), Super Bowl (Football)
Cowboys' Coach Switzer Reveals Family's Close Ties with Blacks in Autobiography
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Barry Switzer, Dallas Cowboys (Football team), Crossett (Ark.) (Race relations)

White Couple Charged with Attacking 9-year-old Black Boy in South Carolina
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Benjamin Mims, Betty Mims, Dwight Miller, Lynching, Assault and battery, New Zion (S.C.) (Crime)
Fiancee of Maine Sen. Cohen is Janet Langhart, TV Anchor, Ex-model
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Janet Langhart Cohen (American television talk show host and wife of Secretary of defense William S. Cohen.), William S. Cohen (American Secretary of defense.), Senators (Retirement)
Janet Jackson Renews Contract with Virgin Records for Blockbuster Deal
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Janet Jackson, Virgin Music Group Ltd
Study: Blacks are Rarely Guests on Late-night Television Shows
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Jay Leno (American comedian and television talk show host.), David Letterman (American comedian and television talk show host.), Late show with David Letterman (Television program) (Reviews), Tonight show (Television program) (Reviews), Television programs (Late night programs, Talk shows), Blacks in television
Magic Johnson Returns to Los Angeles Lakers
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Earvin Johnson (American basketball player and coach.); 1959-, Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team)
America's Dream
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America's dream (Television program) (Reviews)
Don't be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood
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Paris Barclay (Reviews), Don't be a menace to South Central while drinking your juice in the hood (Motion picture) (Reviews)

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