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41. A Plea for Negro Children in Kansas City A Plea for Negro Children in Kansas City Discussion of inequalities in hospital service.

42. A Place of Beauty A Place of Beauty History of Tower Grove Park in Saint Louis, given to the city as a garden park by Englishman Henry Shaw in 1868, with photos and description of its planning and horticulture.

43. 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...

44. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of Reverend James Dalton, "the esteemed pastor of the Little Blue and Pleasant Prairie Cumberland Presbyterian churches," residing in Sniabar Township. Description of his life and career,...

45. A Panoramic View of the "Lost Townships," Part II A Panoramic View of the "Lost Townships," Part II Second in two-part article about the histories of former townships surrounding Kansas City, some of which later becoming incorporated, such as Grandview, Holmes Park, Martin City, and Dodson. Description...

46. Fare Wars Fare Wars Article describing problems associated with renovation of Kansas City International Airport (KCI). The remodelling project began in 1999 and was slated to be completed in 2004.

47. A WPA Road Tour A WPA Road Tour Author travels Tour Six in the Missouri WPA Guide, driving U.S. Highway 60 from Charleston to Neosho. Article includes facts and information about Missouris WPA American Guide tour book (page 26).

48. Fire Destroys Real Estate Office Fire Destroys Real Estate Office Front page article with photos detailing the fire which destroyed the building where Jo Mag Real Estate had offices at 3628 St. John in the Northeast area of the city.

49. Above a Great Copper Mine: The Kneeling Nun Still Prays for Mercy Above a Great Copper Mine: The Kneeling Nun Still Prays for Mercy Illustrations and biographical article about Daniel Jackling, organizer of the Chino Mining Company at Kneeling Nun Mountain in New Mexico in 1909, born in Bates County, Missouri, in 1869 and starting...

50. Farewell, Music Exchange Farewell, Music Exchange The popular Music Exchange business located at 4200 Broadway is about to close, probably by December 31, 2005. There are more than a million recordings in the shop. The Music Exchange was formed in 1976...

51. A Question of Control A Question of Control Biographical article about Dan Quisenberry, ace relief pitcher for the Kansas City Royals baseball team.

52. 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...

53. A Winter Scene out of the Past A Winter Scene out of the Past Illustration and caption about the painting by artist Gale Stockwell of the barn (torn down by 1969) "on the farm of Stuart Perkins, realtor and developer of the Briarcliff addition" in Clay County, Missouri....

54. A Real French Connection A Real French Connection Article describes a 1997 performance of Karrin Allyson at the Lionel Hampton Jazz Club at the Hotel Meridien Etoile, Paris. Allyson's "near-native pronunciation of French lyrics coupled with soulful renditions...

55. A Postscript to the Founding of New Madrid A Postscript to the Founding of New Madrid Short article about and journal account by James M. Morgan, a great-grandson of New Madrid's founder, George Morgan, relating his burning of the town in 1862 during a Civil War battle.

56. Farmers Hotel Farmers Hotel Information about the Farmers Hotel, also known as the Southern Hotel, Planters Hotel, McGee's Hotel, and the Wayside Inn, built by E. Milton McGee at 16th and Grand Avenue in 1856 as part of his McGee's...

57. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of Dr. George Coffin, a prominent local doctor and "city physician of Kansas City, as chief of the staff of the city hospital and outdoor medical corps, and also as sanitary superintendent,"...

58. Firefighter's Firefighter: George C. Hale Firefighter's Firefighter: George C. Hale Biographical article about George Consider Hale, or George Hale (1850-1923), Kansas City's second fire chief from 1882 to 1902, following Colonel Frank Foster, during an era when "[c]onflagration [fire]...

59. '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.

60. Firebrand In a Powder Keg: Nathaniel Lyon in St. Louis Firebrand In a Powder Keg: Nathaniel Lyon in St. Louis Nathaniel Lyon's life story is retold at the beginning of this article, setting the scene for his involvement in the Kansas-Missouri border troubles and in the early part of the Civil War in Missouri....