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Ala. Rights Activist Convicted of Vote Fraud
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Spivar Gordon, United States Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division, Elections (Corrupt practices), Blacks (Political activities), Political corruption (Alabama)
Medicare Reforms Boost Hospital Cost for Seniors
4
Hospital care (Costs), Medicare
Historically Black Colleges Get $110 Million from Gov't
4
Black colleges and universities (Federal aid)
Lottery Winners in Calif. May Lose Welfare Funds
5
Public welfare (California), Lottery winners
Mandela, Boesak and Naude Win R.F.K. Award
5
Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Award, Apartheid
Melba Moore Tells how She Discovered Freddie Jackson
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Freddie Jackson (singer.), Melba Moore (American singer and actress.)
Ga. Teen Admits She Lied about Abduction
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Sylvia Cooper, Ku Klux Klan, Georgia (Race relations)
Separated Siamese Twins Developing Separate Lives
28
Conjoined twins
Number of Black Women College Prexies Increased
36
Black women college presidents
Judge Rules U.S. Should Pay Chicago Schools $72 Million
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Public schools (Desegregation), Education (Federal aid), Chicago (Ill.) (Education)

DAR to Reprimand Two who Charged Racism
5
Daughters of the American Revolution, Black women (History)
Black GOP Businessmen Laud Ex-President Nixon at Gala Dinner in N.Y.
6
Richard Milhous Nixon; 1913-1994, Republican Party (U.S.), Blacks (Political activities), Black business enterprises (Federal aid)
Moloise Hanged; Blacks Rampage in South Africa
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Benjamin Moloise, Hanging (South Africa), Capital punishment (South Africa), Apartheid, Riots (South Africa)
Federal Report Notes Poor Health Status of Blacks; $3 Million Given to Help
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United States Dept. of Health and Human Services (Appropriations and expenditures), Blacks (Health and hygiene)
Outlook for AIDS Bleak for Remainder of Year
12
AIDS (Disease)
Ebony's 40th Year Issue Tells of Four Decades of Progress
14
Ebony (Periodical), Blacks (History)
Coors Joins in Salute to Vietnam Vets of Arkansas
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Adolph Coors Co, Vietnamese War, 1957-1975 (Blacks), Black veterans
U.S. Navy's Blue Angels Selects First Black Pilot
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Donnie Cochran; 1954-., Blue Angels (Flight squadron)
Obituary
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Alice C. Browning; d. 1985
Justice Dept. Supports Teacher Exam Hit as Biased
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United States Dept. of Justice Civil Rights Division, Black teachers, Teachers (Examinations)
Lou Rawls Parade of Stars Gears for UNCF Benefit
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Lou Rawls (American singer), United Negro College Fund, Telethons
Lena Horne Says She'll 'settle Down' in
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Lena Horne (American singer.)
Cards' Wizard of Oz is a Star at Home, Too
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Ozzie Smith; 1954-.
Yanks Boss Hints Winfield May be Traded; Jackson Warns Dave, 'be Careful'.
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Reggie Jackson; 1946-., Dave Winfield; 1951-.
Aretha Franklin: Zooming Down Freeway of Love and Success
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Aretha Franklin
Diahann Carroll Gets a Daughter for TV's 'Dynasty'.
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Diahann Carroll (American singer and actress.), Troy Beyer (actress.)
Dynasty
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Dynasty (Television program) (Reviews)
Cornelius Prods. Buys Historic Hollywood Studios
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Don Cornelius Prods, Motion picture studios

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