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81. Folly Jazz News Folly Jazz News Article describing the February 3, 2007 performance by the Count Basie Orchestra at the Folly Theater in Kansas City. The author provides a brief overview of the history of Basie's career, and explains...

82. Frank White Frank White Photos and information on Frank White, second baseman for the Kansas City Royals baseball team from 1973 to 1990 and a member of the Royals Hall of Fame.

83. Fountain Project Moving from Plan to Reality Fountain Project Moving from Plan to Reality Article discusses the plans for the renovation of the Concourse Park Fountain.

84. G.W. Potter, Jr. G.W. Potter, Jr. Photo and multiple articles about G. W. Potter, Jr., or Bill Potter, a suspense novelist in Kansas City writing under the pen name of E. L. Withers. Born about 1930 and coming to Kansas City in 1950 from...

85. A Conversation with . . . Tom Hoenig A Conversation with . . . Tom Hoenig Brief interview with Tom Hoenig, President and CEO of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Hoenig discusses the movement of the bank to an area just southwest of Crown Center, from its Downtown building,...

86. 'Globe-Trotting' Refrigerators Are Made in K. C. 'Globe-Trotting' Refrigerators Are Made in K. C. Entry for Viking Refrigerators, Incorporated, with the history of the company founded in 1904 by Walter S. Dickey, who also "manufactured miles of clay pipe for the town's water and sewer system and was...

87. Frank Hilmes Frank Hilmes Obituary for Frank Hilmes, a home builder long identified with the Republican Party, dying at the age of 67 in 1952.

88. Labor Labor File contains several documents related to African American involvement with labor unions, including a typed news release to the Kansas City American by Thomas A. Webster, entitled "The Negro and Labor...

89. Leaders in Our Town Leaders in Our Town Photo and bio of William Deramus II, president of the Kansas City Southern Railway Company, "Kansas City's one home-operated railroad". Description of his life and career with him growing up in Alabama...

90. Frank's Hall Frank's Hall File containing the description of Frank's Hall's location.

91. A Rugged Ozarks Resident at 83 Tells Tales of a Pioneer Neighbor's Prowess A Rugged Ozarks Resident at 83 Tells Tales of a Pioneer Neighbor's Prowess Biographical article about Jacob Coonce (1806-1878), a hunter and soldier from Saint Clair County, Missouri, building that region's first cabin in 1831 and moving around 1832 to Jackson County near Brush...

92. A Rummage through a House of Fading Whispers A Rummage through a House of Fading Whispers Article about the former residence of the Waggoner family of Independence, Missouri, built about 1855 by John Lewis (a farmer from Kentucky) at 313 East Pacific Street and later becoming the home of "the...

93. 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 Newton Vaughn, a farmer born in Jackson County in 1845 and becoming a Santa Fe freighter during the Civil War.

94. John Sappington John Sappington File contains illustrations and information on Dr. John Sappington (1776-1856), a physician native to North Carolina moving to Missouri in the early 1800s and becoming the first mass producer of quinine...

95. Kansas City Rediscovers Its Center Kansas City Rediscovers Its Center Article describes the author's views of downtown Kansas City and its place in the metro area. The planned building of the downtown arena and encouragement from the Northland for downtown development has...

96. Bus Jobs to 5 Negroes: New Policy at Public Service Company Bus Jobs to 5 Negroes: New Policy at Public Service Company First black drivers to be hired by the Kansas City Public Service Company, starting operating buses yesterday.

97. '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.

98. 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 McDowell Trimble, or John Trimble, a lawyer born in Virginia in 1851 and coming to Kansas City in 1886 with residence at 1118 Pennsylvania Avenue.

99. Francis W. Green Dies: Formerly He Was an Owner of Mercantile Firm Francis W. Green Dies: Formerly He Was an Owner of Mercantile Firm Obituary for Francis Green, "68, of 400 Westover road," a son of Thomas Green (founder of the T. Green Grocer company in 1861 and dying in 1916) "and a member of a family prominent in food merchandising...

100. A Page of War History: Hot and Bloody Skirmishes Near Kansas City A Page of War History: Hot and Bloody Skirmishes Near Kansas City Review of the battle scenes and burial sites of Civil War fighting.