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Great Blacks in Wax Museum inducts four new figures in tribute ceremony
Great Blacks in Wax Museum inducts four new figures in tribute ceremony

A cadre of spiritual giants was inducted Saturday into the National Great Blacks in Wax Museum as the East Baltimore gallery looks to expand in its third decade. About 1,000 people gathered in Morgan State University's Murphy Fine Arts Center for a tribute ceremony honoring three pastors and a gospel singer for their roles inspiring the country through faith. "Thank God for blessing them so that they could bless others," Rep. Elijah Cummings told the audience. "I want to thank our honorees for changing the trajectory of so many people's destiny." During the three-hour ceremony, statues were unveiled of the late gospel singer Mahalia Jackson; the Rev....

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