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Alex Haley: Author of Roots Returns to Juffure, Home of His African Ancestors. EBONY July 1977 issue features Alex Haley and Muhammad Ali--two of the biggest names in the Black community. Haley, the author of Roots, returned to the African village of Juffure, his ancestral home. World heavyweight champ Ali made additional news by taking on a new wife, Veronica Porche and EBONY was granted an exclusive interview with the new Mrs. Ali.