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NAMES IN THE NEWS

     A spokesperson for MONICA SELES denied published reports the
20-year old tennis star has gained 28 pounds and signed on to
endorse a weight loss program (PARADE, 11/1)....TED WILLIAMS will
introduce his official multi-media baseball autobiography,
produced on CD-ROM on November 15 in Las Vegas (THE
DAILY)....JIMMY JOHNSON announced plans for the Jimmy Johnson
Three Rings Bar and Grill in Miami Beach.  The grand opening
celebration in January will coincide with a series of events
during Super Bowl week (THE DAILY)....ERIC ANDERSON, head of
Maricopa County's (AZ) MLB stadium effort, has been removed from
his job.  He had been under fire since taking free trips from a
contractor.  BARBARA COOPER was named the new Exec Director
(ARIZONA REPUBLIC, 11/2).... Author John Feinstein on 14-year-old
VENUS WILLIAMS:  "Everybody in tennis wants to make her a star
because the sport needs an American star" ("CBS Evening News,"
11/1).... INSIDE SPORTS magazine announced that STEDMAN GRAHAM,
President of Chicago-based sports management, marketing and
consulting firm Graham & Associates, will write regular
commentary beginning with the December '94 issue (Inside Sports).
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