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1. CASA Provides Voices for Abused and Neglected Children CASA Provides Voices for Abused and Neglected Children Describes the program matching volunteers with abused children making their way through the court system.

2. 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 William Hudspeth, a farmer and livestock raiser born in Fort Osage Township of Jackson County, Missouri, in 1844.

3. Fletcher Cowherd Residence Fletcher Cowherd Residence Folder contains a a copy of a sketch identified as the Fletcher Cowherd residence in Kansas City, Missouri. Also contains a small layout of the house plan. This sketch appeared in the American Architect...

4. Lee Salem's Funny Business Lee Salem's Funny Business Article profiling Lee Salem, editor at Universal Press Syndicate, a subsidiary of Andrews McMeel Universal. Salem's work has included "discovering, naming, distributing" and turning into icons many of...

5. Following the Arkansas River Following the Arkansas River Article describes modern day travel along the Arkansas River from Wichita, Kansas, to Leadville, Colorado. Special events on the journey include the Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson, Kansas, Santa Fe Trail...

6. 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. T. J. Eaton, "one of the old practitioners of Kansas City," born in Ohio in 1840 and moving to various places before coming to Kansas City in 1873 as "one of the original faculty...

7. A Little Piece of Italy A Little Piece of Italy Review of Café Italia.

8. Katherine Porter Katherine Porter Biographical article about Miss Katherine Porter, retiring in 1961 as manager of the VFW Building or Veterans of Foreign Wars Building on Broadway in Midtown Kansas City.

9. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Photo and bio of Charles Yost, "city assessor of Kansas City." Born in Indiana in 1860 and raised in Kansas City before organizing the Yost Grocery Company here. Description also of Charles's father John...

10. Local Heroes Local Heroes Photo and biographical sketch of William Dunn, Sr., "the chairman of J. E. Dunn Construction Company" and frequent chairman of United Way charity programs and homelessness task forces, "including the Don...

11. Casa Mesa Imports moves to the West Side Casa Mesa Imports moves to the West Side Article discusses Casa Mesa Imports, 3054 Southwest Boulevard. Owners Frank Motaleone aend Christian Nixon first opened the store, which sells furniture and accessories imported from Mexico, in 1999 at...

12. 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 W. I. Meador, "a progressive farmer of Prairie township," Jackson County, born in Tennessee in 1832 and coming to Jackson County, Missouri, in 1880.

13. 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 Edwin Metcalf, "a prominent lawyer of Kansas City and a member of the firm of Metcalf & Brady," born in Illinois in 1866 and coming to Kansas City in 1891 with offices in the New...

14. Carrie Junior Carrie Junior Folder contains a small publicity booklet for this local concert pianist and teacher. Information in the booklet includes press comments, representative class and recital programs, and a picture of Junior....

15. 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 Daniel Hardin, a farmer born in Kentucky in 1824 and arriving in Jackson County, Missouri, in 1871.

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 John Tyer, "one of the foremost farmers of Fort Osage township, Jackson county, Missouri." Born in Linn County, Missouri in 1839 and raised in Jackson County.

17. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Photo and bio of Robert Snyder, Sr., "president of the Mechanics' Bank of Kansas City, and also of the Missouri Gas Company." Born in Indiana in 1852 and coming to Kansas City in 1880 as a grocer.

18. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Photo and bio of Dr. Calvin McDonald, "senior member of the firm of C. D. McDonald & Sons, well-known practitioners of Kansas City, who are located at a pleasant office in the Rialto building." Born in...

19. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of Charles Milburn, a real estate developer and chemical company founder. Born in Maryland in 1852 and coming to Kansas City in 1888 as a broom manufacturer with his brother Thomas...

20. 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 Numa Heitman, or N. F. Heitman, "attorney at law, Kansas City," born in North Carolina in 1860 and coming to Kansas City in 1885.