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161. In Short, He's Hot In Short, He's Hot Feature article on Kansas City native Columbus Short who is an actor, dancer, and choreographer. His latest movie is "Stomp the Yard". He lives in Los Angeles but he still has relatives who live in the...

162. 1977 Flood 1977 Flood

163. A Sensation in Society: Miss Berenice Scarritt and W. E. Royster Marry at Glasgow A Sensation in Society: Miss Berenice Scarritt and W. E. Royster Marry at Glasgow File containing a photocopy of an article about the wedding of Miss Berenice Scarritt to William Royster, "the Kansas City agent of the Mobile & Ohio railroad here." Description of their elopement made...

164. 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...

165. Little Stranger Church Little Stranger Church File contains an article about the history of the Little Stranger Church in Leavenworth, Kansas.

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

167. Has Financial Independence Has Financial Independence Article concerning financial independence of the library from the school system, allowing it greater freedom of choice in projects and services.

168. Little Known Industries of Greater Kansas City, 1926-1929 Little Known Industries of Greater Kansas City, 1926-1929 Reprint from the Kansas City Star (February 19, 1928) about the Sammons Furniture Manufacturing Company, operated by Milton Sammons at 30th and Wyandotte Streets and founded by the "late V. K. Sammons"...

169. Little Known Industries of Greater Kansas City, 1926-1929 Little Known Industries of Greater Kansas City, 1926-1929 Excerpt from the Kansas City Star about the Friderichsen Floor & Wall Tile Company, a business manufacturing ceramic tiles in Independence in 1927, operated by C. Friderichsen, a native of Denmark.

170. 'Wagon Master' Gift of Nichols Family 'Wagon Master' Gift of Nichols Family Short article describing the statue on Ward Parkway near Wornall Road, of a wagon train traveler, donated by the Nichols family.

171. 'Waiting for Archie:' The Adventures of a Therapy Dog 'Waiting for Archie:' The Adventures of a Therapy Dog A close-up look at Archie, a freckle-faced Brittany, and his role as a Therapy Dog with Kansas City organization Pets for Life that was founded in 1984 by husband and wife team William D. and Harriet M....

172. 'Wall to Wall' Classical 'Wall to Wall' Classical In November, a new hi-def classical station will be a "side band or HD-2, as it's called, to KUDL-FM." It will feature continuous classical music, 24/7. To receive, one will have to invest in a hi-def...

173. 'Water Plaza' For Bartle 'Water Plaza' For Bartle The City Council agreed to a $1 million city contract for new public art at the Bartle Hall ballroom expansion. A Japanese-American artist named Jun Kaneko was awarded the contract. His concept includes...

174. 'Went at Night to Hear Hon. Abe Lincoln Make a Speech': Daniel Mulford Valentine's 1859 Diary 'Went at Night to Hear Hon. Abe Lincoln Make a Speech': Daniel Mulford Valentine's 1859 Diary In the diary of Kansan Daniel M. Valentine can be found his personal references to attending Abraham Lincoln's appearances in Kansas in 1859, just before the 1860 presidential election. The diary can be...

175. A Street Walker's Guide to Kansas City A Street Walker's Guide to Kansas City Thorough article on the variety of street names in Kansas City, with their origins, including discarded street names, as well as associated neighborhoods, buildings, and people.

176. High & Rising: The 1951 Kansas City Flood High & Rising: The 1951 Kansas City Flood Book about the 1951 flood in Kansas City with numerous photos and descriptions of its causes (heavy rains in Kansas) and results (millions of dollars of damage leaving mud and wreckage), etc.

177. Liberty Jail Liberty Jail

178. A Promising Legacy A Promising Legacy Article describes the vision for coverting the historic Paseo YMCA building into the John "Buck" O'Neil Education and Research Center, in honor of the Negro Leagues legend who passed away October 6, 2006....

179. 1951 Flood 1951 Flood

180. '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.