Ebony

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EBONY is the flagship magazine of Johnson Publishing. Founded in 1945 by John H. Johnson, it still maintains the highest global circulation of any African American-focused magazine.
  

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Contents

Founder's Statement
27
Ebony (Periodical)
Ebony: 50 Years that Changed America
27
Ebony (Periodical), Blacks (History), United States (Race relations)
An Arrival
31
Poems (Single works)
My First Ebony
35
Ebony (Periodical)
From Hope, Ark., with New Hope for a New America
38
Ebony (Periodical), Blacks (Civil rights, History)
50 Years of Style: Dressing Through the Decades
132
Ebony (Periodical), Fashion (History)
50 Years of Blacks in Politics
141
Black public officers
50 Years of Civil Rights
148
Blacks (Civil rights, History)
50 Years of Blacks in Sports
156
Sports (History), Black athletes
50 Years of Black Women in Sports
162
Black women athletes, Sports (History)

'Then Ebony Arrived'.
42
Ebony (Periodical), Black women (History)
Scrimmaging on the Gridiron and on the Political Front
46
United States (Race relations)
Against the Grain in the Old South
50
Blacks (Civil rights, History), Georgia (Race relations)
From Marion, Ala., to the Mountaintop of the Dream
54
Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968, Blacks (Civil rights, History)
Between W. E. B. DuBois and B. T. Washington
58
Black family (History)
From the Detroit Riot to the Malcolm Summit
62
Malcolm X; 1925-1965, Blacks (Civil rights, History), Detroit (Mich.) (Riots, 1942-1943, Race relations)
The Way They Were
68
Black celebrities
The Ebony Story
80
Ebony (Periodical)
Ebony's African World
88
Ebony (Periodical), Africa (History, Photographs)
Mother to Son
99
Poems (Single works)
Why Almost Everybody Loves Colin Powell
100
Colin L. Powell; 1937-., Presidential candidates (1996)
50 who Changed America
108
Blacks (History)
50 Years of Blacks in Religion
170
Blacks (Religious life), Black churches (History)
50 Years of Black Music
178
Black music (History)
Phenomenal Woman
189
Poems (Single works)
How the New Generation Changed Black and White America
190
Blacks (Culture)
50 Leaders of Tomorrow
196
Black leadership
50 Years of Black Beauty Queens
206
Ebony (Periodical), Beauty contests (History), Black women (History)
50 Years of Blacks on TV.
215
Blacks in television
50 Great Photos
224
Ebony (Periodical), Blacks (History, Photographs)
50 Years of Holiday Meals
258
Ebony (Periodical), Meals, Holidays
New Cars for 1996
270
Automobiles, Automobiles, Foreign
Winter Car Care
284
Automobiles (Maintenance and repair)
"T" is for Toys Like Me
290
Black toys

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