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181. 10 Questions with Will Matthews 10 Questions with Will Matthews Photo, interview, and biographical article about Will Matthews, a black jazz guitarist and native of Kansas City winning two Grammy Awards as "a member of the world renowned Count Basie Orchestra" of Kansas...

182. A Walking Tour in Old Ste. Genevieve A Walking Tour in Old Ste. Genevieve Article about the tourist and historic site of Sainte Genevieve, Missouri, settled in the 1700s on the Mississippi River, with photos and map of old homes on a walking tour of the town.

183. Farm Home, a Victorian Mansion Built in 1887, Will Be Razed Farm Home, a Victorian Mansion Built in 1887, Will Be Razed Photo and article about the Leinweber home in Lee's Summit, Missouri, demolished in 1968 after damage from fire and planned "for park land at Lake Jacomo." History of the home, "built in 1887 by County...

184. A Visit with the "Postcard Lady": Postcard Lady Still Lives for Today A Visit with the "Postcard Lady": Postcard Lady Still Lives for Today Photos and biographical article about Mildred Kittell Ray, or Mildred Ray (ca. 1895-1996), known as Mrs. Sam Ray in her articles in the Kansas City Star. The articles started about 1976 and depicted and...

185. . ..Presenting Elmer C. Rhoden: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Elmer C. Rhoden: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Illustration and biographical article about Elmer Rhoden, "president of the American Golden Saddle Horse Association. ..probably the world's best-known breeder of gaited horses," and "chairman of the 1947...

186. . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Ernest Howard, "senior partner of Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff. ..the world's largest bridge designing firm" and "chairman of the board of trustees of the University...

187. . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Delos Johns, 49-year-old head of the Emergency School Committee since its formation in 1947 by the Chamber of Commerce. Also a lawyer and "vice president and general...

188. . ..Presenting R. B. Caldwell: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting R. B. Caldwell: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Robert Breckenridge Caldwell, or Robert Caldwell, "chairman of the board of directors of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City." Native of Vandalia, Missouri coming...

189. A Trip to Missouri Wine Country A Trip to Missouri Wine Country Review of wineries in Missouri, with some history and description of towns in the "Missouri wine country," with photos.

190. A Bayer Overhaul: Move to LionsGate Among Tourney Changes A Bayer Overhaul: Move to LionsGate Among Tourney Changes Former Champions Tour has been renamed the Bayer Advantage Classic and has moved its venue to the Nicklaus Golf Club at LionsGate in Overland Park. The Champions Tour was at Loch Lloyd in Belton for eight...

191. A Treasure Leaves Town: Gertrude Keith a Force in Earliest Corridor Developments A Treasure Leaves Town: Gertrude Keith a Force in Earliest Corridor Developments Short review of Gertrude Keith's contributions to the city. Mayor Kay Barnes proclaimed April 27, 2003, as Gertrude Keith Day, and in May 2003, the Parks and Recreation Commission named the library/resource...

192. A Pioneer in Civil Rights: Esther Brown and the South Park Desegregation Case of 1948 A Pioneer in Civil Rights: Esther Brown and the South Park Desegregation Case of 1948 Comprehensive article about Esther Swirk Brown, or Esther Brown (1917-1970), "a white Jewish woman from Kansas City," describing her late 1940s desegregation efforts, including helping to "combat segregation...

193. . ..Presenting Frank A. Theis: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Frank A. Theis: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Frank Theis, "president of the Simonds-Shields-Theis Grain Company" and formerly the youngest president of the Kansas City Board of Trade in 1931. Native Kansas Citian...

194. . ..Presenting George C. Fiske: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting George C. Fiske: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about George Fiske, "chairman of the shiny new Citizens Association of Kansas City." Native of Maine becoming an electrical engineer and executive of the General Electric...

195. . ..Presenting H. Roe Bartle: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting H. Roe Bartle: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about H. Roe Bartle, "chief executive of the Kansas City Council of the Boy Scouts of America" and later mayor of Kansas City in the 1950s. Also a nation-wide lecturer, veteran...

196. . ..Presenting Harry Gambrel: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Harry Gambrel: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Biographical article about Harry Gambrel, "[t]he new presiding judge of the county court, Jackson County, Missouri." Former member of "the Youth Movement in Kansas City" in 1934 before co-founding the...

197. . ..Presenting Herbert H. Wilson: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Herbert H. Wilson: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Herbert Wilson, 56-year-old "president of Emery, Bird, Thayer's, Kansas City's oldest department store." Native of Hillsboro, Missouri coming to Kansas City in 1935...

198. . ..Presenting Herold C. Hunt: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Herold C. Hunt: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month Illustrations and biographical article about Herold Hunt, 45-year-old "president of the American Association of School Administrators" (in Chicago) and former superintendent of the Kansas City School District...

199. . ..Presenting J. C. Nichols: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting J. C. Nichols: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Jesse Clyde Nichols, or J. C. Nichols, 67-year-old founder of the Country Club District, Country Club Plaza, J. C. Nichols Company and a nationally prominent urban...

200. . ..Presenting Jim Kem: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Jim Kem: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Portrait and biographical article about James Preston Kem, or James Kem, 56-year-old national senator from Missouri and a former "Kansas City lawyer with a comfortable home ina good residential district...