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Stroh Continues Support of Salute to Greatness Dinner to Benefit M.L. King Center
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Stroh Brewery Company, King Center (Atlanta, Ga.), Salute to Greatness Awards
Obituary
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Katie E. Whickam; d. 1988
AFL-CIO's Kirkland Urges Funding for Mitchells
10
Lane Kirkland (American labor leader), Clarence Mitchell (III, American business consultant and former state legislator), Michael Mitchell (American state legislator), AFL-CIO, Wedtech Corporation, Political corruption
Woman's Bias Suit to Set Job Promotion Precedent
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Clara Watson, United States Supreme Court, MBank Fort Worth East, Blacks in banks and banking (Promotion), Black women (Employment)
Kennedy Blasts Reagan's Poor Record in Naming Blacks to Federal Bench
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Edward Moore Kennedy (American senator.); 1932-2009, Black judges, Judges (Selection and appointment)
Irvis Gets Key Post at Democratic Convention
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K. Leroy Irvis (American state legislator and political party leader.), Democratic national conventions (1988)
Lewis Blasts Drug Use, Claims Athletes' Deaths
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Carl Lewis (American sprinter and long jumper.); 1961-, Athletes (Drug use)
Joyner, Johnson Voted Top 1987 Athletes by AP.
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Jackie Joyner-Kersee (American heptathlete and basketball player.); 1962-, Ben Johnson (Canadian runner.), Sports (Awards)
Redskins Draw 600,000 as City Celebrates Win
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Super Bowl (Football), Washington (D.C.) (Sports)
Indians Name Paul Olden Play-by-play Announcer
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Paul Olden, Radio programs (Sports, Baseball)

Noted Va. Prosecutor Raps His Firing on Drug Charge
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Joseph E. Preston, District attorneys (Drug use)
Spike Lee's 'School Daze' Takes Comic Look at Life on Black College Campus
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Spike Lee, Blacks (Race identity), Blacks in motion pictures
School Daze
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Spike Lee (Reviews), School daze (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Jordan Reigns Supreme at NBA All-star Weekend
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Michael Jordan (American basketball player.); 1963-, Basketball, Professional (All-star games)
Mike Tyson Weds Robin Givens in Chicago Church
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Mike Tyson; 1966-., Robin Givens
Lola Falana Fights Disease that May End Her Career
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Lola Falana, Multiple sclerosis, Handicapped entertainers, Black handicapped women

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