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Ex-ambassador Todman Voices Concern Over Poor Minority Recruitment in State Department
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Terence A. Todman, United States Dept. of State Foreign Service
Jazz Great Benny Carter Among Recipients of Kennedy Center Honors
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Benny Carter, Kennedy Center Honors
Marian Wright Edelman, Children's Defense Fund Prexy, Receives 'Nation Builders Award'.
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Marian Wright Edelman (American children's rights advocate.); 1939-, National Black Caucus of State Legislators, Nation Builders Award
Charlemae Hill Rollins, Noted Children's Librarian and Editor, Remembered in Chicago
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Charlemae Rollins; 1897-1979, Chicago Public Library, Children's librarians, Black librarians
Singer LaVern Baker Saluted at All-star Benefit Concert
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LaVern Baker; 1929-1997
H. J. Russell & Company Names New Vice Chairman and CEO.
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Raghbir K. Sehgal, H. J. Russell Construction Co., Inc
San Antonio Air Force Base Disciplines Workers for Alleged Racial Harassment
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United States Air Force Reserve (Race relations), Air bases (Texas)
White Couple Sentenced to Two Years for Assaulting Black Boy
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Dwight Miller, Benjamin Mims, Betty Mims, Trials (Assault and battery), Sentences (Criminal procedure) (South Carolina), New Zion (S.C.) (Crime)
Jackie Robinson's Grandson Carries on His Sports Legacy
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Jesse Simms, Jackie Robinson; 1919-1972
Daylight
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Rob Cohen (Reviews), Daylight (Motion picture) (Reviews)

UDC Prexy Quits as Probe Starts of $16 Million Deficit
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Tilden J. LeMelle, University of the District of Columbia, Black college presidents (Resignation), Colleges and universities (Finance)
U. of Virginia Transcends Past to Earn Highest Graduation Rate of Blacks Among State Schools
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University of Virginia, Black college graduates
Jackee Harry Weds in Lavish Beverly Hills Ceremony
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Jackee Harry (American actress.), Elgin Charles Williams
Obituary
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Howard E. Rollins (Jr.)

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