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161. 100 Years in Kansas City 100 Years in Kansas City Images and article describing the histories of five Kansas City businesses over 100 years old. The article also includes a list of businesses 50 years old or more.

162. Family Pharmacy Closes Family Pharmacy Closes Don's Pharmacy located on St. John Avenue closed its doors for good on May 20. That leaves Spalittos Pharmacy as the last family-owned and operated pharmacy in the northeast area.

163. Final Report: Mayor's Commission on Civil Disorder Final Report: Mayor's Commission on Civil Disorder Booklet about the 1968 race riots and their causes and aftermath, with chapters on education, the police department, city government functions, and facts about the riots.

164. 'He Was a Great Mentor and Tutor' 'He Was a Great Mentor and Tutor' Article describing the life of G. Lawrence Blankinship, Sr., who died at age 92 on December 28, 2005. Blankinship was one of the first African American members of the Kansas City City Council, and was...

165. A New Place to Land A New Place to Land Article describes the transformation of the former BMA Tower at 31st Street and Southwest Trafficway into luxury condominiums ("a residential Ritz-Carlton"). Renamed One Park Place, the tower, designed...

166. 1880 Census Population Schedules: Missouri 1880 Census Population Schedules: Missouri Listing of the address of Annie Chambers in the 1880 Census as a "boarding house," in Ward 5, Super District 6, Enumeration District 15.

167. Family Grocer Closes Family Grocer Closes After 50 years in the Northeast area, the family that owns Northeast Food Mart has closed its doors. The store is located at 5901 St. John Avenue. "With the closing of Northeast Food Mart, there are now...

168. 1886 Tornado 1886 Tornado Information on the destructive tornado of May 11, 1886.

169. . ..And Justice for All . ..And Justice for All Profile of the judges and court assembled to help the backlog of cases of the Missouri Supreme Court.

170. Fifth Annual Exhibition of the Art Club and Kansas City Chapter of American Institute of Architects Fifth Annual Exhibition of the Art Club and Kansas City Chapter of American Institute of Architects Photographs and illustrations about the Art Club.

171. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of Dr. J. T. Craig, "supreme medical director of the National Reserve Association, with headquarters at Kansas City," born in Kentucky in 1850 and arriving in Kansas City in 1879, formerly...

172. A Panoramic View of the "Lost" Townships A Panoramic View of the "Lost" Townships Section of the article about the first churches and schools in Jackson County, Missouri, including the following: the Bethlehem Christian Church, founded in 1845; an 1848 school in present-day Grandview,...

173. '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...

174. Fifty Years Ago Kansas City Suffered Its Worst Storm--The "Cyclone" of May 11, 1886, Striking the Lathrop Fifty Years Ago Kansas City Suffered Its Worst Storm--The "Cyclone" of May 11, 1886, Striking the Lathrop School and the Court House, Left Death and Ruin to Sadden the Whole City Article about the 1886 tornado in Downtown Kansas City and the destruction left in its wake, with photos of the damaged Lathrop School and old Jackson County Courthouse.

175. Fanfaronade Fanfaronade Article about the bars, saloons, and similar "joints" on 12th Street in Kansas City, describing the types of people and businesses prevalent there in the Great Depression, including "underworld tycoon...

176. Far Back and Close-Up Views of Grain Trade in Kansas City Far Back and Close-Up Views of Grain Trade in Kansas City Board of Trade and its parent organization date from 1869. .. Brief history of the Board.

177. 'Zippy' Pins KC On the Map 'Zippy' Pins KC On the Map Various locations in Kansas City have recently been included in the 'Zippy' cartoon strip that runs in the Kansas City Star. Places included: Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, the Kemper Museum of Contemporary...

178. Figure Studies Figure Studies Sculptor Brent Collins from Gower, Missouri, will have an art piece in the new H & R Block Building in downtown Kansas City. He "has created a 6-foot sculpture for the Block building called Pax Mundi,...

179. 100 Years of Aviation 100 Years of Aviation Entire issue of Gateway Heritage devoted to flight. Includes primary sources such as letters by the Wright brothers and Charles Lindbergh. Chapters are: How We Made The First Flight; To Octave Chanute,...

180. 1847 Circular on Services in Independence for Trail Trekkers Turns Up in Oregon Archives 1847 Circular on Services in Independence for Trail Trekkers Turns Up in Oregon Archives Article about the circular and letter published by George Buchanan, Independence postmaster in 1847, "about the facilities of the town" of Independence, Missouri, designed as a guide for travelers to Oregon...