August 2011
Jet;8/22/2011, Vol. 120 Issue 8/9, p20
The article presents obituaries for several people including boxing promoter Butch Lewis, civil rights leader Reverend Dr. Howard Creecy Jr., and travel agent Clara Ann Steverson.


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