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Layden, Tim
June 1997
Sports Illustrated;06/23/97, Vol. 86 Issue 25, p58
Discusses the United States Track & Field Championships, held in June of 1997 at Indiana University-Purdue University in Indianapolis, Indiana. The performances of Marion Jones and Maurice Greene; Background for Jones and for Greene; What their performances are doing for track and field in the United States.


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