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New Black Mayors Voice Hopes for Their Cities at Inspiring Inaugurals
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Black mayors
How King's Family Keeps His Dream Alive
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King family (family of Martin Luther King, Jr.), Martin Luther King (Jr.); 1929-1968
Obituary
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James Oglethorpe Patterson; 1912-1989
Thousands Mourn Death of COGIC President Bishop J.O. Patterson in Memphis
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Church of God in Christ
NAACP's Rev. Emmett Burns Confronts White Picketers at National Headquarters
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Emmett C. Burns, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Baltimore (Md.) (Race relations)
Mike Tyson Taking Aim at Ring Records in '90s
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Mike Tyson; 1966-.
Wilkins Brothers Fete Mother at 'Dominique's'.
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Dominique Wilkins, Gertrude Baker, Birthday parties
Selma Boycott Sparked by Axing of Superintendent Ends, Lawsuit is Planned
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Norward Roussell, Black school superintendents and principals (Dismissal), Selma (Ala.) (Education, Race relations)
Obituary
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R. Jess Brown
Boston Blacks are Enraged After Murder Case Points to White Victim's Husband
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Charles Stuart, Carol Stuart; d. 1989 (Murder), William Bennett (Trials, litigation, etc), Boston (Mass.) (Race relations)

LA's Greater Bethany, Pastor Feted for 50 Yrs. of Service
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Robert W. McMurray, Greater Bethany Community Church
First Woman to Lead U.S. Troops was Black, Not White
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Harriet Tubman (American abolitionist.); 1820?-1913
Obituary
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Patrick Kelly
Jazz Greats Win $20,000 Endowment Fellowships
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National Endowment for the Arts, Jazz music (Scholarships and fellowships)
Ex-envoy William Davis Opens 1st U.S. Black-owned Business in Soviet Union
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William B. Davis, Wisdom Inc, Black business enterprises (Soviet Union)
Atlantans Cautious Over Letter to Black Reporter
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National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, Terrorism (Southern States), Southern States (Race relations)
Obituary
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Thomas A. Armstrong
Paramount Loses 'Coming to America' Suit; Judge Absolves Eddie Murphy
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Art Buchwald (American humorist.), Eddie Murphy (American comedian and actor.), Paramount Pictures Corp, Screenwriting, Motion picture industry (Suits and claims), Plagiarism
Coming to America
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John Landis (Reviews), Coming to America (Motion picture) (Reviews)
Mills Returns 'home' to Broadway with Fund-raiser
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Stephanie Mills, Hale House (New York, N.Y.)
Arsenio Hall: Prince of Late Night TV.
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Arsenio Hall (American comedian and talk show host.), Television programs (Talk shows, Late night programs)
The Arsenio Hall Show
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Arsenio Hall show (Television program) (Reviews)

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