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Augusta Mayor Guilty of Extortion to Appeal
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Edward M. McIntyre (American mayor.), Trials (Extortion), Augusta (Ga.) (Political corruption)
Party Bosses Seek to Foil Jackson at Convention
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Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Democratic national conventions (1984)
Black Leadership Forum OKs Candidates' Discussion of the 'people's Platform'.
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Black Leadership Forum, Political platforms, Blacks (Political activities)
Former Teacher Mary Herrick Feted by Her Well Known Students
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Mary J. Herrick, Blacks (Education), Chicago (Ill.) (Education)
Obituary
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Count Basie (American jazz pianist and band leader.); 1904-1984
Ali Records Tune to Raise Funds for Anti-hunger War
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Muhammad Ali; 1942-., Hunger
Mitchell May Subpoena Big Firms for Business Query
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Parren J. Mitchell (American congressman.); 1922-2007, United States Congress House Committee on Small Business, Black business enterprises (Federal aid), Government contracts
Atty. Aulana Peters Tabbed for Historic Seat on SEC.
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Aulana L. Peters, United States Securities and Exchange Commission
AID to Award $90 Mil. in Minority Contracts in '84
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United States Agency for International Development, Black business enterprises (Federal aid), Government contracts
Reggie's Book Stirs Fire of Racism with Yankees
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Reggie Jackson; 1946-.

D.C. Family Celebrates 300 Years in America
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Quander family, Black family (History)
Ohio Gov. Visits CSU, Won't Close Its Doors; Comments on Jesse Jackson
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Richard F. Celeste, Central State University (Ohio)
Clergy Ride with Cops to Ease Racial Tension
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Black clergy, Police brutality, Richmond (Calif.) (Police)
United Church Growth Tied to Black Identity
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Blacks (Religious life), United Church of Christ
Women who Exercise May Need to Increase Intake of Vitamins: Study
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Vitamin B2, Exercise, Women (Nutrition)
Court Awards Custody to Fla. Interracial Couple
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Linda Sidoti Palmore, United States Supreme Court (Decisions), Children of interracial parents, Custody of children
Ex-cop Settles Bias Suit Out of Court; Receives Position with Fire Dept
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Samuel L. Allen, Blacks (Employment), Black police, Garland (Tex.) (Firefighters)
U.S. Appeals Court Axes New Orleans' Quota Plans
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Blacks (Employment, Discriminatory practices), Black police, New Orleans (La.) (Police)
Women's Pro Basketball League Grabbed Most of Olympic Team's Players
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Women's American Basketball Association
Williams Says Cubs Wanted Blacks to Imitate Banks
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Billy Williams, Ernie Banks; 1931-.
Theft King Henderson Given New Role with A's
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Rickey Henderson; 1958-.
Bears Star Payton Among Group Burned in Scheme
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Walter Payton; 1954-1999, Miles Yanca, Ticket brokers (Ethical aspects)
Khalilah Ali, Boxer's Ex, Weds Teacher in Las Vegas
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Antar Ali, Khalilah Ali
Eddie Murphy's Jokes Still Upset Many Gays
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Eddie Murphy (American comedian and actor.), Homosexuality
Dr. Bill Cosby to Star as Dad in New TV Show
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Bill Cosby; 1937-.
Gary Coleman Grows Up Shy and Successful
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Gary Coleman (American actor.)

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