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Confab Marks Anniversary of 1964 Civil Rights Act
4
Civil Rights Act of 1964
St. Louis Group Sues City to Register Voters in Line for Welfare, Unemployment
4
Voter registration, Black suffrage, Saint Louis (Mo.) (Politics and government)
Alabama's Gov. Wallace Calls for Unity of Races
4
Alabama (Race relations)
Jesse Jackson Heads for Convention Showdown
5
Jesse L. Jackson (American clergyman and civil rights activist.); 1941-, Democratic national conventions (1984)
Fabulous Fashions for 1984
13
Fashion
New Haven Attorneys Start City's 1st Black Law Firm
36
Jones, Turner & Wright
Edwin Moses Views Second Gold Medal as Model for Kids
45
Edwin Moses; 1955-., Hurdle racing
Blue Prays for Chance to Return to Baseball
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Vida Blue, Baseball players (Drug use)
Parker Taking Out Past Frustration with His Bat
48
Dave Parker (American baseball player.); 1951-
Sprinter Evelyn Ashford Goes After Three Gold Medals in L.A. Olympics
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Evelyn Ashford; 1957-., Track and field athletics (Women), Olympic Games, 1984 (Los Angeles, Calif.)

Ivy League Schools Seek Jr. High Minority Students
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Black students, Colleges and universities (Student recruiting), Ivy League colleges
Scholarships Offered to Victims of Sickle Cell
23
Sickle cell anemia, Blacks (Scholarships)
Chicago's Kenneth Smith Elected Seminary Prexy
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Kenneth Smith, Chicago Theological Seminary
Court Rules that Race Can be Considered to Award F.C.C. Licenses
26
United States Federal Communications Commission, Radio stations, Black
Blacks Hit Harder by Glaucoma Than Whites
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Blacks (Health and hygiene), Glaucoma
Debbie Allen Gives Birth to 3-lb. Girl in Miami
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Debbie Allen
New York State OKs Bill Letting 14-year-olds Wed
30
Marriage law (New York (State))
EEOC's Alfred Sweeney is Lauded at Retirement Fete
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Alfred Sweeney, United States Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Employers More Impressed by Personality Than Grades
31
College graduates (Employment), Job applications
Arab-American Muslim New N.J. Assistant Prosecutor
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Hassen Abdellah, Criminal justice, Administration of (New Jersey)
Hearns Says Duran in His Path to Four Titles
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Thomas Hearns; 1958-.
Bears' Star Gault Unable to Clear Olympic Hurdle
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Willie Gault (American sprinter and football player.), Amateurism (Sports), Olympic Games, 1984 (Los Angeles, Calif.), Track and field athletics
'Playing a White Sport' Leaves Tennis Ace Lonely
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Yannick Noah
Obituary
53
Leanita McClain (American journalist.)
Blacks' Presence Ignored in Nation's Tribute to Vietnam Unknown Soldier
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Unknown soldiers, Vietnamese War, 1957-1975 (Blacks, Casualties)
Comeback Album Gives Pendergrass Sense of Great Accomplishment
56
Teddy Pendergrass (American soul singer.)
Aretha Franklin Set to Play Mahalia Jackson on Stage
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Aretha Franklin
Obituary
61
Nate Nelson
Sing, Mahalia Sing
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Mahalia Jackson (American gospel singer); 1911-1972 (In literature)
Black Promoters Call End to Richie Boycott Threat
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Lionel Richie (American singer and songwriter.), Black promoters and promoting

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