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101. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Portrait and biographical sketch of Joseph Allen Hardy, or Joseph Hardy, "mine-owner and operator," born in Ralls County, Missouri, in 1840 and becoming a friend of Abraham Lincoln during the Black Hawk...

102. First National Convention of Cattlemen at St. Louis First National Convention of Cattlemen at St. Louis Large illustrations and article for "the first National Convention of the cattle-growers of the West," in Saint Louis, with descriptions of groups of cattle from all over the country.

103. A Time Line for the Settlement of Kansas A Time Line for the Settlement of Kansas A listing of dates with related events for the history of Kansas beginning in 1600 and ending with 1885. For example: 1744 - French build Fort Cavagnial near present site of Fort Leavenworth; closed 1764....

104. A Day in the Life of a CEO A Day in the Life of a CEO Literally a chronology of a day in the life of Terry Jarvis, chief executive officer of the Jones Store Company since 1978, characterizing the company's business operations. Description of Jarvis's life...

105. First Presbyterian, Independence, Missouri First Presbyterian, Independence, Missouri

106. 30 Years behind the Bar with Willie Grandison  30 Years behind the Bar with Willie Grandison 30 Years behind the Bar with Brief article describing the career of Willie Grandison, a bartender at the American Restaurant since 1974. Grandison is the only original staff member of the restaurant, and has served famous personalities...

107. 'Wagon Master' Gift of Nichols Family 'Wagon Master' Gift of Nichols Family Short article describing the statue on Ward Parkway near Wornall Road, of a wagon train traveler, donated by the Nichols family.

108. 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 Melville Hulse, "city marshal of Independence, Missouri," who was born in Jackson County, Missouri, in 1846 and started out as a freighter and wagon master with Peter Byram in Nebraska...

109. A Robbery on the Santa Fe Trail, 1827 A Robbery on the Santa Fe Trail, 1827 Description of and reprinted 1827 letter of Thomas Talbot and seven other Santa Fe traders to the United States Congress, regarding their robbery by Pawnee Indians on the Santa Fe Trail that year.

110. About Town About Town Biographical article about Sara Cooper, "a 1958 Miss America contestant and the daughter of Walker Cooper, former St. Louis Cardinals catcher" and her appointment as "queen of the Kansas City Athletics,"...

111. First-Prize Plan for New Subdivision in Country Club District, Kansas City, Missouri First-Prize Plan for New Subdivision in Country Club District, Kansas City, Missouri Drawings or maps of prize-winning design for new subdivision at the restricted residential area along with qualifications for determining the winner.

112. Benton Circle Renamed Benton Circle Renamed The Kansas City Park Board voted to rename the Benton Circle--located at St. John Ave. and Benton Ave--Harper Circle after Ruthanne Harper, a longtime Northeast resident and community leader. Harper, who...

113. Farewell to Mr. Kem Farewell to Mr. Kem Article about the hotly contested election race between Missouri senatorial candidates James P. Kem, a staunch conservative, and W. Stuart Symington, a strong liberal, discussing their differences on social...

114. A. E. Hyer, Sr. A. E. Hyer, Sr. Obituary for A. E. Hyer, Sr., former treasurer of the C. H. Hyer & Sons boot factory in Olathe, Kansas, dying at the age of 74 on August 30, 1970.

115. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Photo and bio of Richard Scruggs, a Saint Louis "merchant-philanthropist" born in Virginia in 1822.

116. Fire Starter Fire Starter Article describes Jimmy Oyler, a Johnson County resident who claims that his property, along 83rd Street just west of Lenexa, is free of regulation by government authorities based on past treaties with...

117. 1998 Flood 1998 Flood

118. A Garden of Roses A Garden of Roses Illustration and article about "the rose garden at the residence of W. A. Pickering" at 3620 Janssen Place, "the largest rose garden in the state."

119. 3000 Career Hits: George Brett 3000 Career Hits: George Brett Collectors Edition of the Kansas City Star chronicles life and career of George Brett.

120. Famous Kansas Citians Famous Kansas Citians Some famous Kansas Citians: Marion Talley, Joan Crawford, Ginger Rogers, Rosemarie Brancato, Charlie "Bird" Parker, Thomas Hart Benton, President Truman, Eugene Field, Jesse Clyde Nichols, William R. Nelson,...