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Monitor Archive for May 18, 1981
Lena Horne -- one-woman extravaganza!
Two serious subjects dramatized: mixed results
The electric Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and its many moods
Up, up with cooperation
Get out of the Pacific Ocean and back into school!
Improvement essential for the SAT and the GRE
Western US rail shipments fire up coal expectations for 1981
Taiwan zooming into electric car production
That first-quarter 'pickup' in output: the period was really almost flat
Drought and other setbacks a special area for investors
Indonesian TV washes those ads right out of its air
'Hear no evil'
Schools promote career education for grade-schoolers
Parents pool their teaching skills in educational co-ops for children
How much are you worth?
When Uncle Sam cuts a city's allowance
The Monitor's View: Quote
Getting away with it?
N.Y. air terminal cleared again after terror bombing
Study says US may need new tack for 'grim' cities
Polish production outlook: still on downhill course
Blacks attending college up nearly 100% in decade
China says 150 Viets killed in border clash
'80 Miami riot: slow fuse, but --
Japanese, Polish unionists plan exchange programs
Atlantic City may deal union out
As American as a chocolate chip cookie
What Reagan really wants to do
How to reduce the price of electricity
Celtics' winning ways perk up beleaguered Boston
Public outcry: 'Don't touch our social security'; But without change, system will go broke, so hunt is on for alternatives
Public outcry: 'Don't touch our social security'; Republicans say plan's unveiling was PR 'disaster,' but 'it had to be done'
Bottle-feeding, good or bad? UN agency takes critical vote
Moving power from Washington to city hall; Reagan goal will require 'leap of faith'
Schmidt speaks softly, carries a big stick
Reagan policy test: protecting US from oil import cutoff
Britain's left pressures Thatcher to alter Ulster strategy
British pleased with US media reports on Ulster
Japan-US 'alliance' costs Suzuki an aide -- and he could be next to go
Botha visit seen as upturn in US-South Africa ties
Turkish officials find few answers to explain Ali Agca's motives
Agca in Rome: too many pieces for open-and-shut case
Keeping it simple
Designers use color, luster, looser shapes
A look at summer '81 actionwear
Black and white: bold contrast, drama, sophistication
Tips for warm weather business dressing
Tradition reigns for summer brides
At Notre Dame, Reagan invokes Gipp, pet themes
Tropical prints arrive in 'native dressing'
Soviets see gains, risks in Lebanon crisis
Habib races against time to head off new Mideast war
As the Wind Blows
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