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121. Forty Years of Dependable Service by Centropolis Transfer Co. Forty Years of Dependable Service by Centropolis Transfer Co. History of the Centropolis Transfer Company, a heavy-moving and steel erection business at 7012 Truman Road starting in 1901.

122. 'Globe-Trotting' Refrigerators Are Made in K. C. 'Globe-Trotting' Refrigerators Are Made in K. C. Entry for Viking Refrigerators, Incorporated, with the history of the company founded in 1904 by Walter S. Dickey, who also "manufactured miles of clay pipe for the town's water and sewer system and was...

123. From Virginia to Missouri in 1846: The Journal of Elizabeth Ann Cooley From Virginia to Missouri in 1846: The Journal of Elizabeth Ann Cooley Elizabeth Ann Cooley was born July 21, 1825, in Grayson County, Virginia. She died of typhoid fever on March 28, 1848, being 22 years old. In her first journal (1842-1846) she wrote of her life in Virginia...

124. 'Maccabeat!' Musical a Jewish Holiday Alternative 'Maccabeat!' Musical a Jewish Holiday Alternative As part of the first Kansas City Crossroads Musical Theater Festival, Theater League will present a staged reading of Mark Edelman's new musical "Maccabeat!". Edelman is president of the Theater League...

125. 'Modern Man' 'Modern Man' Profile and interview with Emmy Award-winning actor Eric Stonestreet. Stonestreet is a native of Kansas City, Kansas and attended Kansas State University. He credits growing up in the Midwest as inspiring...

126. A Theater Name Shift: Title of Mainstreet Changed to the Missouri A Theater Name Shift: Title of Mainstreet Changed to the Missouri Article about the name change of the Mainstreet Theater to the Missouri Theater upon its purchase by the RKO company.

127. A Thing of Beauty Is a Joy Forever, but Not to Be Spent A Thing of Beauty Is a Joy Forever, but Not to Be Spent Biographical article about Joseph Schmandt, an 85-year-old collector and donor of rare coins to the Kansas City Museum.

128. La Voz de la Gente: Chicano Activist Publications in the Kansas City Area, 1968-1989 La Voz de la Gente: Chicano Activist Publications in the Kansas City Area, 1968-1989 Article about publications dealing with social identity of "chicanos," or Mexican-Americans, regarding workers' rights, language in public education, etc.

129. 'Nature Scarcely ever Formed a More Beautiful Place . . . . ' 'Nature Scarcely ever Formed a More Beautiful Place . . . . ' Overview of the travels of Zebulon Pike's Southwestern Expedition of 1806 through what is now the state of Kansas. The author writes that Pike and his men entered Kansas just north of present-day Fort...

130. 'Necklace' is a Jewel 'Necklace' is a Jewel Review of of show at Review Studios, 1708 Campbell, by Lynus Young.

131. 'Never once' did Rodriguez expect reward 'Never once' did Rodriguez expect reward Paul Rodriguez is the 2003 recipient of Commerce Bank's Community Service Award. Rodriguez built his company, Rodriguez Mechanical Contractors, from a small start-up business to one of Greater Kansas City's...

132. 'Old Clay Is Some Punkins' (A History of Clay County) 'Old Clay Is Some Punkins' (A History of Clay County) Short description of Washington Dale, referred to as the oldest Missourian at 109 years old, living in Clay County in 1821 and in Kansas City during the Civil War emancipation.

133. 'Organ Crawl' And Open House at Six St. Joseph Churches 'Organ Crawl' And Open House at Six St. Joseph Churches Article on tour by American Guild of Orgnists provides brief descriptions of six St. Joseph churches.

134. A Time Line for the Settlement of Kansas A Time Line for the Settlement of Kansas A listing of dates with related events for the history of Kansas beginning in 1600 and ending with 1885. For example: 1744 - French build Fort Cavagnial near present site of Fort Leavenworth; closed 1764....

135. La Société Chouteau La Société Chouteau File contains newsletters from the Society.

136. 'Philosopher of Soul' Johnnie Taylor Dies 'Philosopher of Soul' Johnnie Taylor Dies File containing a photo and obituary for Johnnie Taylor, "a soul singer whose crossover appeal gave him his biggest hit in the disco era." Born in Arkansas about 1938 and raised in Kansas City before becoming...

137. 'Possum Trot' Gazette, 1838-1978 'Possum Trot' Gazette, 1838-1978 Photo of Sally Rand, a performer in Kansas City in 1978 "at the Newly Restored Loew's Midland Theater" for the sesquicentennial of the Town of Kansas.

138. 'Possum Trot' Gazette: 1838-1978 'Possum Trot' Gazette: 1838-1978 Booklet about the current and past Possum Trot festivals arranged to raise funds for historic preservation in the city.

139. 'Renaissance Woman' from Missouri 'Renaissance Woman' from Missouri Photo and biographical article about Mrs. Stanley Ginn, or Rosemary Ginn, "chairman of the United States Commission for UNESCO" and president of the Lucas Brothers Publishers starting in 1972, born in...

140. Bed and Breakfast Bed and Breakfast Tourist-related review of bed and breakfast inns across Missouri, including Der Klingerbau Inn at Hermann, Missouri, the Miller-Burke House at Moberly, Missouri, and Borgman's Bed & Breakfast at Arrow...