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THE JESSE OWENS INTERNATIONAL AMATEUR ATHLETE AWARD

PROGRAM

WELCOME & INTRODUCTION OF DAIS GUESTS
Percy E. Sutton
Chairman of the Board
Inner City Broadcasting Corporation

NATIONAL ANTHEM
Madeline Manning Mims
1968 800 Meter Gold Medalist

GREETINGS
Herbert P. Douglas, Jr. 
Founder
Jesse Owens International Trophy Award

GREETINGS
Edward W. Frantel
President
Jesse Owens Foundation

REMARKS
Dr. Walter J. Leonard
Director
Beatrice Companies,Inc.

REMARKS
C. Edward Acker
Chairman & CEO
Pan American World Airways, Inc.

DINNER

MASTER OF CEREMONIES
Jack Whitaker
ABC Sports

GREETINGS
Robert H. Helmick
President
United States Olympic Committee

REMARKS
Eberhard Diepgen
Mayor of Berlin

KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Dr. Henry A. Kissinger

PRESENTATION OF 100 METER CHAMPIONS

REMARKS
Mrs. Jesse Owens

FILM CLIP OF AWARD WINNER

PRESENTATION OF AWARD
J. Penn Kavanaugh
Chairman, President & CEO
Schieffelin & Co.

ACCEPTANCE OF AWARD
Said Aouita

WE ARE THE WORLD
Carl Lewis & Madeline Manning Mims

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SAID AOUITA



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