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21. John Harris John Harris Portrait and biographical sketch of John Harris, a state representative of Missouri, born in Kentucky in 1816 and prize-winning farmer in Boone County, Missouri.

22. 'Loggers' Converge at City Park 'Loggers' Converge at City Park Photo and article about the high demand for dead trees from Kansas City parks as wood-burning fuel during the energy crisis.

23. First Ward to Ward Parkway First Ward to Ward Parkway Photo and description of the new Jackson County Courthouse and plans for two more "Pendergast Pyramids"--a municipal auditorium and city hall, all constructed with Tom Pendergast's Ready Mixed Concrete...

24. 'Give 'Em Hell, Mayor Davis!' 'Give 'Em Hell, Mayor Davis!' Photos and article about one day in the life of Kansas City Mayor Ilus Davis, with insights on his activities and discussions of various civic issues of the late 1960s, following the race riots.

25. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Biographical sketch of Dr. F. W. Rathbone, a physician born in West Virginia in 1856 and coming to Kansas City in 1883, with residence at 1015 Prospect Avenue.

26. Forty Under Forty (40 Under Forty): Class of 2003 Forty Under Forty (40 Under Forty): Class of 2003 Photos and short biographies of 40 local young leaders age 40 or under. Prominent in business and other areas.

27. Kaw Mission at Council Grove, Kansas Kaw Mission at Council Grove, Kansas File contains an lllustration of the old Kaw Mission at Council Grove, Kansas, from a drawing by Margaret Whittemore.

28. '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...

29. A Sugar Binge A Sugar Binge Article about Kansas City's candy-making heritage, including a history of the Sifers family's Valomilk candy bar, and the Russell Stover Company.

30. For Those Who Love Horse Racing For Those Who Love Horse Racing Archives of local horse racing tales collected by 1870s horse racer William Mulkey and bequeathed to the author Albert Doerschuk.

31. Joe Cartwright: Presenting the Best of Kansas City Jazz Joe Cartwright: Presenting the Best of Kansas City Jazz Article profiling Kansas City jazz pianist Joe Cartwright and "his baby," the Fairmont Sunday Best of Kansas City Jazz series.

32. A Plan to Meet Disaster A Plan to Meet Disaster Article regarding the necessity of trained workers for employment in flood control and relief work over untrained volunteers.

33. Flying Home With Mr. Red Top Flying Home With Mr. Red Top This article is an extensive interview with local jazz musician Ben Kynard. He recalls his early years as well as his memories of early Kansas City jazz. His relationship with jazz musician Lionel Hampton...

34. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Biographical sketch of John Daniel Peerson, or John Peerson, a "merchant, dealing in general hardware and agricultural implements in Oak Grove," Missouri. "[B]orn in Sniabar township, Jackson county, November...

35. Jim Lane Interview and Physical Description Jim Lane Interview and Physical Description Under Part Two: ''The Fall Campaign of 1861'' is Letter Twelve written from Camp Brooks, Bolivar, Mo., Oct. 27, 1861. Included in this letter is a Jim Lane interview, Colonel Montgomery interview, Delaware...

36. '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.

37. Kauffman Stadium Kauffman Stadium Royals Stadium was renamed Kauffman Stadium in honor of Royals owner Ewing Marion Kauffman on July 2, 1993.

38. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo., Illustrated A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo., Illustrated

39. Founders of Methodism in This Community Founders of Methodism in This Community Description of Brother Daniel Dofflemeyer, keeper of "a grocery store at the corner of Fifth and Main," living there also as "a local Methodist preacher," associating with fellow Methodist preachers Judge...

40. Banking On 20 Years Banking On 20 Years Article features the Space Bank Storage Company as they celebrate 20 years at Independence and Hardesty. Their business is in the 12 story building built in 1919. National Cloak and Suit Company then Bellas-Hess...