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81. Kansas Film Lines 'Em Up at Sundance Kansas Film Lines 'Em Up at Sundance Article addresses response to showing at the Sundance Film Festival in Utah of local filmwriter Kevin Willmott's film "CSA: Confederate States of America." Willmott teaches film at KU.

82. Frank Spatz, Airplane Mechanic Frank Spatz, Airplane Mechanic Photo and bio of Frank Spatz, an early airplane mechanic starting in the 1920s coming to Kansas City in 1937 with TWA, building and modifying hangars and training pilots at the Downtown Airport and around...

83. Immigrant Day Laborers Ripped off by Area Contractors Immigrant Day Laborers Ripped off by Area Contractors Article describes how hispanic day laborers are often cheated out of their wages by employers. The Westside CAN Center reports that workers, many of whom are illegal, don't speak English, and don't know...

84. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas Portrait and biographical sketch of T. N. Sedgwick, a lawyer in Emporia, Kansas born in Illinois in 1849.

85. '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.

86. George M. Stone George M. Stone Photos, illustrations, and information on George Melville Stone, or George Stone (ca. 1840-1931 ca.), an early Kansas artist and muralist for the Kansas state capitol and elsewhere in his native Topeka,...

87. 'Good Life' Is Hidden Jewel Downtown 'Good Life' Is Hidden Jewel Downtown This article focuses on one of Kansas City's less visible fountains called "The Fountain of Good Life". It was designed by George Tsutakawa. According to a quote in the article, he "became the preeminent...

88. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas Portrait and biographical sketch of C. G. Larned, "of the firm of Larned, Curtis & Parsons, dealers in hardware and farm implements, and manufacturers of tinware" in Sumner County, Kansas, born in Vermont...

89. A. N. Sadler A. N. Sadler Illustration and ad for A. N. Sadler, "the retiring clothier" at Missouri Avenue and Main Street.

90. Jayhawkers in Missouri, 1858-1863 Jayhawkers in Missouri, 1858-1863 First in a series of articles about Jayhawkers in Missouri from 1858 to 1863 during the border warfare and Civil War periods of the area.

91. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas Portrait and biographical sketch of Henry Talcott, "Judge of the Seventh Judicial District of Kansas," born in Indiana in 1839 and moving to Iola, Kansas in 1868.

92. A Wonderful City: Such Was the Verdict of the All-American Delegates A Wonderful City: Such Was the Verdict of the All-American Delegates Story about the tour by delegates from Central and South America of Kansas City by street railways, including an in-depth inspection of the Consolidated Kansas City Smelting & Refining Company in the Argentine...

93. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of Michael Kennedy, "a lieutenant of the police force of Kansas City at station No. 7," born in Lawrence, Kansas, in 1865 and coming to Kansas City as an infant. Description of his...

94. Holden Signs Prescription Plan at Holy Cross Holden Signs Prescription Plan at Holy Cross Photo and article about the signing of "the Prescription Drug Relief bill" by Bob Holden, governor of Missouri, at the Holy Cross Senior Center in Kansas City.

95. History of the State of Kansas History of the State of Kansas Portrait of Thomas Stinson with no information about him.

96. Architecture Along Armour Boulevard Architecture Along Armour Boulevard Nomination form for the National Register of Historic Places for Armour Boulevard, includes map and information on the two apartment buildings there designed by Kansas City architect Nelle Peters for real...

97. J.H. Pickering J.H. Pickering Short article that features Mr. J.H. Pickering, General Superintendent of the Suburban Belt Rail Road and tells what he has done for the railway.

98. Abernathy Furniture Company Abernathy Furniture Company Illustration on page 60 of Abernathy Furniture Company at 1501-1525 West 9th Street.

99. Floyd Bartch, Ex-Police Chief, Dies Floyd Bartch, Ex-Police Chief, Dies Obituary for Floyd Bartch, former Kansas City Police Chief. Bartch spent 31 years in the Police Department, serving as chief for almost four years until his retirement in 1999. He died on April 18, 2014...

100. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Photo and bio of Captain John Weller (1825-1884), a real estate developer and former riverboat captain. Born in Illinois in 1825 and coming to Jackson County, Missouri in 1854 as a farmer before operating...