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August 10, 2001 | JOSH GETLIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
On a stifling summer night years ago in Manhattan, a tall, gray-haired man and his wife climbed aboard a bus chugging up Broadway. It was quickly apparent that few of the passengers recognized former Mayor John V. Lindsay, a man who had governed New York City for eight tumultuous years. He was a handsome, charismatic figure, a Republican maverick who gained national attention as a champion of urban America in the 1960s and '70s.
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August 10, 2001 | JOSH GETLIN, TIMES STAFF WRITER
On a stifling summer night years ago in Manhattan, a tall, gray-haired man and his wife climbed aboard a bus chugging up Broadway. It was quickly apparent that few of the passengers recognized former Mayor John V. Lindsay, a man who had governed New York City for eight tumultuous years. He was a handsome, charismatic figure, a Republican maverick who gained national attention as a champion of urban America in the 1960s and '70s.
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March 9, 1989 | From Associated Press
Former Mayor John V. Lindsay, who underwent heart surgery a year ago, has been hospitalized for tests. Lindsay, 67, was in stable condition Wednesday in the coronary intensive-care unit of New York Hospital.
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January 29, 1988 | United Press International
Former Mayor John V. Lindsay was listed in critical but stable condition Thursday at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center after surgery to replace a defective heart valve, a spokeswoman said.
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February 7, 1988 | Associated Press
Former Mayor John V. Lindsay, who underwent surgery to repair a leaky heart valve last week, is out of the intensive care unit and "doing fine," a spokeswoman at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center said Friday. Lindsay, 67, was listed in stable condition.
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January 24, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Former New York mayor and Democratic presidential candidate John V. Lindsay was hospitalized in satisfactory condition after suffering a dizzy spell and was held overnight for observation, officials said. Lindsay, 68, who underwent heart surgery two years ago, became "dizzy and weak" after lunch at the exclusive Century Club and was taken to New York Hospital-Cornell Medical Center, police said.
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March 12, 2004 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
Mary Lindsay, 77, the widow of former New York City Mayor John V. Lindsay, for whom she was a trusted advisor, died Tuesday of cancer in Palm Beach, Fla. Lindsay, who was known for her political acumen, vigorously campaigned for her husband, who served three terms as a congressman from New York City's "Silk Stocking District" -- from 1959 to 1965 -- and was mayor from 1966 to 1973.
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October 14, 1988 | From Associated Press
This year's presidential campaign has made little contribution to the English language, editors at Merriam-Webster dictionaries say. "It's been dull," said senior editor James G. Lowe of Springfield, Mass., whose lexicographers have been keeping close tabs on campaign rhetoric in hopes of finding new words.
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November 23, 2000
Andy Logan, 80, a longtime correspondent for the New Yorker who covered City Hall for the magazine for 25 years and was the first woman to write for its "Talk of the Town" section. The dean of the City Hall press corps for more than two decades, Logan amazed fellow reporters with her near-encyclopedic knowledge of New York's social and political history. She covered five mayors, from John V. Lindsay to Rudolph W. Giuliani, and was fond of using their own words to expose hypocrisy.
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