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181. Adapting Architectural Style to the Needs of a Locality Adapting Architectural Style to the Needs of a Locality Article by Harbourne Belcher of the firm of Shepard & Belcher, architects of Kansas City, about addressing the needs of "domestic architecture," giving examples in the Country Club District and Mission...

182. Franklin Crabbs Franklin Crabbs Photo and bio of Franklin Crabbs, "president of the Union Bank Note Company," arriving in Kansas City in 1880 and establishing his present company in 1887, also serving as "president for one year of the...

183. Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development Photos and descriptions of S. H. McCutcheon, secretary of the C. A. Brockett Cement Company at 800 Delaware Street, and Charles Brockett, president and founder of the company.

184. About Town: Remember James Crews? About Town: Remember James Crews?

185. A New Arts Center Waits in the Wings A New Arts Center Waits in the Wings Discusses the evolution of the Kauffman Performing Arts Center and how it may affect other arts institutions.

186. Katherine Tanner Katherine Tanner Obituary for Katherine Tanner, widow of architect Edwad Tanner, dying at the age of 94 in 1990.

187. . ..Jean Laffite and Joseph Robidoux . ..Jean Laffite and Joseph Robidoux Portraits and biographical article about the correspondence starting in 1818 between Joseph Robidoux (a Saint Louis businessman and founder of Saint Joseph, Missouri of French descent) and Jean Laffite...

188. A Tenant Buys at Ninth and Broadway: Fox Manufacturing Company Gets Title to 55,000 Square Feet A Tenant Buys at Ninth and Broadway: Fox Manufacturing Company Gets Title to 55,000 Square Feet Photo, caption, and article about the purchase of three separate buildings at 9th and Broadway Boulevard to be occupied by the Fox Manufacturing Company.

189. Kansas Fighting the Trusts: The Story of an Aroused State Kansas Fighting the Trusts: The Story of an Aroused State Photos and article about Edward Hoch, governor of Kansas, and the state's legal battles with the Standard Oil Company, involving oil fields found in Johnson County, Kansas.

190. Big Brother in the Parks Big Brother in the Parks To help with the problem of illegal dumping, graffitti, and other forms of destruction in parks and byways, the Kansas City Parks and Recreation Department is now using cameras to help control the problem....

191. A Gold Mine A Gold Mine Article describes a local civil rights tour proposed by Kansas Citian Anita Dixon. The tour includes a stop at the Green Duck Lounge, where African American activist, and founder of Freedom Incorporated,...

192. Frank White Frank White Highlights of the sports career of Frank White, a star baseball player for the Kansas City Royals from the 1970s to the 1990s.

193. Jewell Smith Obituary Jewell Smith Obituary Obituary for Jewell Smith (dying in 1954), a great-grandson of Humphrey Smith, the namesake of the town of Smithville, Missouri.

194. Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development Kansas City: Its Resources and Their Development Photo and bio of Henry Switzer, "wholesale dealer in tobacco and cigars, and cigar manufacturer, No. 509 Main Street." Description of his establishment of the business in 1868 (in 1890 the "oldest in the...

195. A Reaction against Reform A Reaction against Reform Article describing the reform policies of Mayor Beardsley leading to his replacement, including strict enforcement of anti-vice types of laws.

196. '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...

197. About Town: Inventors to Carson Show About Town: Inventors to Carson Show Biographical article about Bill and Zella Burke, "Kansas City inventors and manufacturers of elevating patient-aid items," displayed on television's Tonight Show. Brief description of their founding of...

198. Area Economy Looking Good: Telecommunications, NASCAR Important for Future Area Economy Looking Good: Telecommunications, NASCAR Important for Future Photos of business panelists Tom Davidson, Michael Stellern, and Adam Bronstone in an interview/discussion on the economy of the Kansas City area, highlighting factors of technology and life sciences,...

199. A Conversation with . . . Carol Marinovich A Conversation with . . . Carol Marinovich Article profiling Carol Marinovich, named Kansas Citian of the Year for 2005 by the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce. Marinovich was the first female elected to the Kansas City, KS City Council...

200. Gates Pays off $644,122 in Loans Gates Pays off $644,122 in Loans Article reports the payment by Ollie Gates of $644,122 to the court appointed receiver for the Housing and Economic Development Financial Corp. (HEDFC). The amount represents the full payment back of money...