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1. A Chorus Beyond Song A Chorus Beyond Song Describes the history, current status, and future of the Heartland Men's Chorus.

2. Hotel Top Falls Hotel Top Falls Collapse of hotel at 13th and Wyandotte Streets, built in 1925, with photo of ruins.

3. J. Frank Forster J. Frank Forster Obituary for J. Frank Forster (1908-1972), chairman and chief executive officer of the Sperry Rand Corporation and native of Higginsville, Missouri.

4. 'Sporting House' History: Opulence to Backroom 'Sporting House' History: Opulence to Backroom Illustrations and biographical article (second in a five-part series) about the history of prostitution in Kansas City back to the 1870s madame Annie Chambers and progressing through the wide-open 1930s...

5. A Rock 'n Roll Artist for all Ages - Bob Walkenhorst's Voice is Clear A Rock 'n Roll Artist for all Ages - Bob Walkenhorst's Voice is Clear Profile of Kansas City musician Bob Walkenhorst who brings his music into school classrooms.

6. From the Drawing Board: An "Old Fashioned" Restoration From the Drawing Board: An "Old Fashioned" Restoration Renovation of cafeteria at 1113-1115 Walnut Street into a new Wendy's restaurant.

7. Folk: The Story of a Little Leaven in a Great Commonwealth Folk: The Story of a Little Leaven in a Great Commonwealth Biographical article about Joseph Folk, governor of Missouri, illustrated with portraits and photos of Folk's mother, his birthplace, etc., and a photo and description of attorney-general Herbert Hadley...

8. A New Times Era A New Times Era Discusses the sale of the Pitch Weekly to New Times, Incorporated.

9. A Grand Canyon A Grand Canyon Review of Canyon Café.

10. John A. Prescott John A. Prescott Folder includes personal items including a certificate of award from the United States Treasury War Finance Committee, dated 1943; correspondence from 1942; an invitation to a reception for Gov. Forrest...

11. Hoeing Their Own Row: Black Agriculture and the Agrarian Ideal in Kansas, 1880-1920 Hoeing Their Own Row: Black Agriculture and the Agrarian Ideal in Kansas, 1880-1920 History of black farmers in Kansas, highlighting those owning their own farms, from 1880 to 1920, with several photos.

12. Independence, Missouri Independence, Missouri General information about the city of Independence, Missouri.

13. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Entry describing the business of Adelbert S. Haines, "[g]eneral produce commission merchant, 416 Delaware Street," opened in 1868, specializing in "fine butter, cheese, eggs, wool, hides, etc., also high...

14. Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Kansas City--An Illustrated Review of Its Progress and Importance Description with illustration for the business of "D. W. Bartlett, M. D., [m]anufacturer of prosthetics, at 8 West 9th Street, with biographical information about the doctor, "a natural born mechanic and...

15. History of Scotland County, Missouri History of Scotland County, Missouri Description of the Battle of Lone Jack and some events leading up to it.

16. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Biographical sketch of Dr. Walter Mefford, "a regular practitioner of medicine at Kansas City, Missouri," born in Kentucky in 1844 and coming to Kansas City around 1880 after service in the Civil War.

17. Glennon Place Seeks Advisory Council Glennon Place Seeks Advisory Council Glennon Place is looking for northeast residents who would serve on a new advisory council. This council would help develop goals and directions. Glennon Place is operated by Beverly Corporation and serves...

18. 1974 [through 1990] Medical Directory of Greater Kansas City 1974 [through 1990] Medical Directory of Greater Kansas City Medical directories for physicians by area and specialty, hospitals and nursing homes, health organizations, and related facilities.

19. Good Times Ahead: The New Street Railway in Course of Construction Good Times Ahead: The New Street Railway in Course of Construction Article about the construction of a new street railway to aid in the growth of Westport through approval of a bond.

20. Applied Christianity Applied Christianity Photo and biographical article about Reverend Henry Hopkins (ca. 1837-1908), former "chaplain of the Sons of the Revolution in Missouri" and founder of "Kawsmouth Chapel in the West Bottoms" in the 1880s....