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101. A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission A Short History of the Shawnee Methodist Mission Description of the marriage of Reverend Thomas Johnson in 1830 to Miss Sarah T. Davis Johnson, or Sarah Johnson, of Clarksville, Missouri, in 1830, and mention of his brother, Reverend William Johnson....

102. Flying Meet Flying Meet Article about the record-breaking demonstration of aviation with the American Legion.

103. Lewis and Clark in Missouri, Part 7: Home At Long Last Lewis and Clark in Missouri, Part 7: Home At Long Last The final installment of the series discusses what happened to members of the Corps of Discovery upon their return from the expedition.

104. A Storied History Amid Hoopla A Storied History Amid Hoopla The Big 12 college basketball tournament plays its last game March 13, 2005, in Kemper Arena. The arena has seen 31 years of use and such events as the 1976 Republican National Convention and big names...

105. Former Captain of Cruises on Missouri River in KC Dies at 88 Former Captain of Cruises on Missouri River in KC Dies at 88 Obituary for Richard J. Lynn, former owner and operator of the Missouri River Queen riverboat. The author states that Lynn served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II and in the U.S. Air Force...

106. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Biographical sketch of Edwin Durham, "serving for the third term as United States marshal for the western district of Missouri." He was born in Illinois in 1853 and moved to Missouri in 1875, appointed...

107. A Study in Success: The Old Washington Street Station A Study in Success: The Old Washington Street Station Article describing the restaurant across the street from the former street car powerhouse, with turn of the century interior design and atmosphere.

108. 'Home on the Range' to Stay 'Home on the Range' to Stay Photos and article about the composition of the song "Home on the Range" at Smith Center, Kansas, in 1872 by Brewster Higley. Description of the song's origins being forgotten until the 1950s with actions...

109. Historic Northeast's Finest Homes Open to Public Historic Northeast's Finest Homes Open to Public Photos and article about the "Historic Kansas City Foundation's annual fall homes tour" of "13 unique residences in the Pendleton Heights and Scarritt Renaissance neighborhoods of Historic Northeast,"...

110. Following the Arkansas River Following the Arkansas River Article describes modern day travel along the Arkansas River from Wichita, Kansas, to Leadville, Colorado. Special events on the journey include the Kansas State Fair in Hutchinson, Kansas, Santa Fe Trail...

111. History of St. Charles, Montgomery and Warren Counties, Missouri History of St. Charles, Montgomery and Warren Counties, Missouri One paragraph about a myriad of falling stars or meteors in the sky of Montgomery County and surrounding areas in 1833.

112. Lewis Baldwin Lewis Baldwin Photo and bio of Lewis Baldwin, "president of one of the largest railway systems in America, the Missouri Pacific Company," starting in 1896 in the railroad business as an engineer in Illinois, eventually...

113. Flame of Culture under Fire Still Burns Brightly Flame of Culture under Fire Still Burns Brightly Describes the activities associated with the annual anti-censorship event Culture under Fire.

114. Ford Family Genealogy Ford Family Genealogy Information about the Ford family including Berenice Ford, granddaughter of William Vliet (1827-1893), a Kansas City businessman around 1870 as a partner of Henry Sebastian with Sebastian & Vliet, contractors,...

115. Flood Waters Roll into History as New Marks Are Set, Controls Talk Revives Flood Waters Roll into History as New Marks Are Set, Controls Talk Revives Description with numerous photos of the flood, accompanied by engineering plans to prevent a similar reoccurrence.

116. Highest Points in Kansas City Highest Points in Kansas City Q.: What are the locations of the three highest points above sea level in Kansas City? According to the city engineer's office, the highest point in Kansas City is 1,026.84 feet above sea level at 73rd...

117. A Big Hole to Be Filled A Big Hole to Be Filled Photo and caption about the construction of the Turkey Creek pumping station at 25th and Fairmount Avenue, costing $102,000 and overseen by "Paul A. Hartung, chief of the sewer division of the city engineer's...

118. Living in a Landmark--Price: $76,000 Living in a Landmark--Price: $76,000 Story about the renovation of the Victorian era William Francis Shelley home at 36th and Baltimore Avenues, by attorney Charles C. Shafer III, with photo.

119. 'Kids and Coppers'--Not in Headlines 'Kids and Coppers'--Not in Headlines Article about community policing with respect to young people in bad neighborhoods such as the East Bottoms, employing activity groups like the Boy Scouts.

120. A Study of the Effects of Negro Invasion on Real Estate Values A Study of the Effects of Negro Invasion on Real Estate Values Article about the "attempt to determine effects, if any, of the invasion of Negroes on real estate values in a selected area of Kansas City, Missouri."