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Brimmer Says SBA Report Reveals Meager Progress for Black Self-employed
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Andrew F. Brimmer (American economist and financial consultant.); 1926-, United States Small Business Administration, Black business enterprises, Self employed
Calif. Councilman who Said He was Black, is Target of Recall Election
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Mark L. Stebbins, Blacks (Race identity), Stockton (Calif.) (Politics and government)
Lionel Richie is Honored by UNCF in New York City
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Lionel Richie (American singer and songwriter.), United Negro College Fund
Baltimore Blacks Sue Bar for $15.7 Million
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Blacks (Segregation), Baltimore (Md.) (Bars, taverns, etc, Race relations)
Minority Groups Lobby to End Funding for Civil Rights Commission
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United States Commission on Civil Rights, Caucuses
Soap Plays Major Role in Health Revolution
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Soap
Doctors Put Balloon in Stomach for Weight Loss
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Obesity (Surgery), Balloons in medicine, Stomach (Surgery)
Christine Bell is First Black Woman Broker for Investment Firm in Chicago
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Christine Bell, Prudential-Bache Securities Inc, Black women commodity brokers
Witherspoon Wins WBC Title, Page Quits Boxing
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Tim Witherspoon (boxer.), Greg Page (American boxer.), Boxing
Ex-Dodger Baker Fears Drug Set-up, Will Await Ruling on Salary Dispute
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Dusty Baker; 1949-., Baseball players (Drug use)

Congressional Gold Medal Honoring Wilkins Expected
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Roy Wilkins; 1901-1981, Congressional Gold Medal
Justice Dept. Challenges Minority Construction Firm Contract Set Aside Plans
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United States Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division, Black contractors, Miami-Dade County (Fla.) (County contracts)
Black Mayors Calendar Sale a Success Across Country
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Black mayors, Calendars
U.S. Grants $1 Million for Teachers Merit Pay Plans
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United States Dept. of Education (Appropriations and expenditures), Teachers (Salaries), Merit pay
Rutgers U. Seeking Blacks for Its Doctorate Program
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Rutgers University, Colleges and universities (Graduate work), Black college students
Eubie Blake Museum to be Established in Baltimore
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Eubie Blake; 1883-1983
Hawkins, Kennedy Propose $2 Bil. Youth Job Program
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Unemployment (Relief measures)
$5 Million Man is Now $200,000 in Debt, and Wife Draws Unemployment
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Curtis Sharp (Jr.), Lottery winners
Willie Stargell's Book Details His Life; Upsets Ex-teammate Dave Parker
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Willie Stargell (American baseball player.); 1941-2001, Dave Parker (American baseball player.); 1951-
A Hired Gun, Reggie Has Something to Prove
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Reggie Jackson; 1946-.
Tough Coach, Good Friend Made Aguirre an All-star
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Mark Aguirre; 1959-.
Robinson Says S.F. Giants are Better with Al Oliver
50
Al Oliver; 1946-.
Herschel Walker Satisfied with Best Contract Ever
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Herschel Walker (American football player.)
The Jackson Family Talk about Michael
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Michael Jackson (American singer and songwriter.); 1958-2009
Family Issues Pleas for Escapee Ronnie Eckstine
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Ronnie Eckstine, Prison escapes
Willie Coleman Backs Rising N.Y.C. Singer Ron Jackson
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Willie Coleman, Ron Jackson

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