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101. First [etc.] Annual Report of the Superintendent of Schools for the School Year of 1869-'70 [through First [etc.] Annual Report of the Superintendent of Schools for the School Year of 1869-'70 [through 1980] Annual reports of the Board of Education concerning the Kansas City School District in general, from its first year in 1867 to 1947 and from 1976 to 1980..

102. A Visit by King Peter: Former Yugoslav Monarch in Surprise Call A Visit by King Peter: Former Yugoslav Monarch in Surprise Call Photo and biographical article about King Peter II of Yugoslavia, appearing unexpectedly in Kansas City on March 11, 1959 on a "tour of this country to find more American sponsors for displaced Yugoslavs."...

103. A Successful Exposition A Successful Exposition Description and photos about the "second Manufacturers' Exposition. ..even a greater success than the first."

104. A Postcard from Old Kansas City A Postcard from Old Kansas City Photo and history of Fairmount Park (established by Arthur Stilwell to promote his interurban railway between Kansas City and Independence), located at the eastern limit of Kansas City with the area's...

105. Firefighters' explosion Firefighters' explosion A 3 volume collection of photocopied newspaper articles, primarily from the Kansas City Star and Kansas City Times, detailing the November 29, 1988 blast that killed six Kansas City firefighters and the...

106. A Vast Museum Expansion Plan A Vast Museum Expansion Plan Story about the elaborate and extensive additions to the Kansas City Museum at the R. A. Long estate, proposed by the museum's founding director, John Ripley Forbes, or John Forbes.

107. A Very Upscale Appeal A Very Upscale Appeal Story about the Kirkwood development located near the Country Club Plaza at 49th and Wornall. It is to be a very upscale, affluent condominium area. Article includes a color photocopy of the model of the...

108. A Taste for History A Taste for History History of several area restaurants including the Savoy Grill, The New York Bakery & Delicatessen, Dixon's Famous Chili in Independence, Accurso's Italian Restaurant & Catering, Arthur Bryant's Barbeque,...

109. Factory Showroom Factory Showroom Review of the Cheesecake Factory.

110. A Snapshot of Historic Preservation, Jackson County 2001 A Snapshot of Historic Preservation, Jackson County 2001 Photos and article about the history of Jackson County historic preservation, "specifically the preservation of historic buildings, sites and structures," and especially growing since the 1960s. Definitions...

111. A Southeast Asian Adventure A Southeast Asian Adventure Review of the Manila Café.

112. A New Space For Art A New Space For Art Captioned photograph showing the installation of the sculpture "Rusted Spur" by the artist Stretch. This piece and five others are displayed in a field near 44th and Main streets in Kansas City. This has...

113. A Postscript to the Founding of New Madrid A Postscript to the Founding of New Madrid Short article about and journal account by James M. Morgan, a great-grandson of New Madrid's founder, George Morgan, relating his burning of the town in 1862 during a Civil War battle.

114. A Sugar Binge A Sugar Binge Article about Kansas City's candy-making heritage, including a history of the Sifers family's Valomilk candy bar, and the Russell Stover Company.

115. A Rugged Ozarks Resident at 83 Tells Tales of a Pioneer Neighbor's Prowess A Rugged Ozarks Resident at 83 Tells Tales of a Pioneer Neighbor's Prowess Biographical article about Jacob Coonce (1806-1878), a hunter and soldier from Saint Clair County, Missouri, building that region's first cabin in 1831 and moving around 1832 to Jackson County near Brush...

116. A Well-Documented Life A Well-Documented Life Photographs and article of artist Sydney Larson, former professor of art at Columbia College where he taught for five decades. He was an apprentice with Thomas Hart Benton, sketching Benton's mural ''Independence...

117. Famed Reporter Dies at 99 Famed Reporter Dies at 99 Sue Gentry, journalist and former city editor of the Independence Examiner from 1929 to 1979, died October 11, 2004. Gentry, a local authority on President Harry Truman, was highly respected by President...

118. Faded Letters Tell of the Gay Social Life of a Belle of the '70s Faded Letters Tell of the Gay Social Life of a Belle of the '70s Photo and biographical article about Nadine Nelson, "acclaimed beauty of Boonville, Mo.," wooed by several suitors with poetry, etc., as the "eldest daughter of banker James Nelson." Married to the wealthy...

119. A New Kansas City-Southwest Air Line: Braniff Lines A New Kansas City-Southwest Air Line: Braniff Lines News of the introduction of Braniff Airways to Kansas City.

120. A Simmer in Addis Ababa A Simmer in Addis Ababa Review of Addis Ababa Ethiopian Cafe, 1809 W. 39th Street.