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121. A Scholarly Lecture: W. Howard Adams Speaks to Friends of UMKC Library on 'Jefferson Our First Architect' A Scholarly Lecture: W. Howard Adams Speaks to Friends of UMKC Library on 'Jefferson Our First Architect' Account of the speech given by W. Howard Adams, former president of the Jackson County Historical Society and national authority on landscape architecture, about the claims of Thomas Jefferson as the nation's...

122. A Story of the Development of the Parks and Recreation Department Published on the Occasion of Its Diamond A Story of the Development of the Parks and Recreation Department Published on the Occasion of Its Diamond Jubilee: 1892-1967 Listing of the various parks in the city in 1967 with photos, history, and descriptions.

123. 'Little Italy:' Kansas City's North End 'Little Italy:' Kansas City's North End The author in his column reminiscences about that part of the Northeast area known as "Little Italy" named because of the Italian immigrants who settled there. Includes pictures and text of the Badami...

124. 'Loggers' Converge at City Park 'Loggers' Converge at City Park Photo and article about the high demand for dead trees from Kansas City parks as wood-burning fuel during the energy crisis.

125. Living High Downtown Living High Downtown What was once the Fidelity National Bank and Trust Building at 9th and Walnut, later a federal office building, officially became Missouri's tallest apartment building recently. Developer Glenn Solomon...

126. 'Maccabeat!' Musical a Jewish Holiday Alternative 'Maccabeat!' Musical a Jewish Holiday Alternative As part of the first Kansas City Crossroads Musical Theater Festival, Theater League will present a staged reading of Mark Edelman's new musical "Maccabeat!". Edelman is president of the Theater League...

127. 'Modern Man' 'Modern Man' Profile and interview with Emmy Award-winning actor Eric Stonestreet. Stonestreet is a native of Kansas City, Kansas and attended Kansas State University. He credits growing up in the Midwest as inspiring...

128. A Service Program for 705 Miles of Streets A Service Program for 705 Miles of Streets Article about the Public Works Department's Street Repair Section and other sections and their maintenance of Kansas City's 705 miles of streets against floods, snow, and other wear and tear.

129. 'Old Clay Is Some Punkins' (A History of Clay County) 'Old Clay Is Some Punkins' (A History of Clay County) Short description of Washington Dale, referred to as the oldest Missourian at 109 years old, living in Clay County in 1821 and in Kansas City during the Civil War emancipation.

130. A Profile Worth Repeating A Profile Worth Repeating Biographical article (reprinted from the Kansas City Star, August 14, 1932) about Arthur Keene, an architect growing up in Boston and joining the firm of Keene & Simpson in early 20th century Kansas City....

131. Lewis and Clark in Missouri Part 1: The Missouri River Then and Now Lewis and Clark in Missouri Part 1: The Missouri River Then and Now This article begins a series of seven to be compiled in a book about the Lewis and Clark expedition. This first one addresses the Missouri River, as it was during the expedition and as it is today, including...

132. Little Dixie and the Mystic Land of Poosey Little Dixie and the Mystic Land of Poosey Article about the history and characteristics of the geographical area of Missouri known as "Little Dixie," along the Missouri River and the "Land of Poosey," in Grundy County. Description of the area's...

133. A Record of Painting's Rebirth at the End of the 20th Century A Record of Painting's Rebirth at the End of the 20th Century Review of group painting show at Jan Weiner Gallery.

134. Living High on the Dog Living High on the Dog Article about the improved lifestyle of pet dogs.

135. In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates Photo of the church at 12th and Main Streets, built in 1859 and torn down in 1881.

136. 'Never once' did Rodriguez expect reward 'Never once' did Rodriguez expect reward Paul Rodriguez is the 2003 recipient of Commerce Bank's Community Service Award. Rodriguez built his company, Rodriguez Mechanical Contractors, from a small start-up business to one of Greater Kansas City's...

137. 'Necklace' is a Jewel 'Necklace' is a Jewel Review of of show at Review Studios, 1708 Campbell, by Lynus Young.

138. Kansas City's 25 Most Influential Movers and Shakes Kansas City's 25 Most Influential Movers and Shakes Article profiles The Rev. Dr. Emmanuel Cleaver III, Mike Carter, President of the Carter Broadcasting Group, and Tina Saulsbury, director of Leaders for Tomorrow.

139. Harry Van Smith Obituary Harry Van Smith Obituary Obituary for Harry Van Smith, or Harry Smith, one of Kansas City's oldest residential builders dying at the age of 92 in 1971.

140. A Reminder of What Small Towns Can Be: Downtown Clinton, Mo., Is a Model of Reclaimed History A Reminder of What Small Towns Can Be: Downtown Clinton, Mo., Is a Model of Reclaimed History Photos, map, and article about Clinton, Missouri (county seat of Henry County and named for DeWitt Clinton), a town 75 miles southeast of Kansas City "honored as an 'All-American City,' one of 10 cities....