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161. Address of Col. Samuel N. Wood: The Pioneers of Kansas Address of Col. Samuel N. Wood: The Pioneers of Kansas General reminiscences of Colonel Samuel Wood about the early history and establishment of the state of Kansas, including the border warfare period, struggles over slavery, etc., from the 1850s to the 1870s,...

162. 'The Right Mix' 'The Right Mix' New owner, Highwoods Properties, assures the neighborhood groups that the Brookside Shopping Center will not change..

163. First Floor Cleaned First Floor Cleaned News of City Manager Henry F. McElroy's resignation.

164. First Murder of a Law Officer in Jackson County, Sheriff Henry Bugler First Murder of a Law Officer in Jackson County, Sheriff Henry Bugler Articles retells the story concerning the killing of Henry Bugler, Jackson County sheriff in 1866. Includes an artists rendition of Bugler, reprints from local newspapers and genealogy information.

165. Fairmount Park Fairmount Park The fifth of a series of fires early today virtually wiped out old Fairmount Park, an amusement place which once attracted thousands nightly. Six of the nine were remaining summer cottages near the entrance...

166. Adrift in a Divide Adrift in a Divide Review of sculpture show at Fahrenheit Gallery.

167. After the Depression, What? After the Depression, What? The Great Depression brings charity offers refused by blacks, who want instead opportunity. Service jobs being taken more by whites.

168. Action Before Westport, 1864 Action Before Westport, 1864 Paintings of battlefields and photos of generals and strategic houses.

169. Adoption Adoption Articles and information about adoption and adoption searches and records in Missouri.

170. Across Our Wide Missouri: From Clara Bow to Doris Day, Jack Oakie Stole Their Shows Across Our Wide Missouri: From Clara Bow to Doris Day, Jack Oakie Stole Their Shows Photos and biographical article about Jack Oakie (~1904-1978), a movie comedian born in Sedalia, Missouri, as Lewis Offield. Description of his life and career, selling newspapers during high school in...

171. Admiral Sidney W. Souers and President Truman Admiral Sidney W. Souers and President Truman Photos and biographical article about President Harry Truman and his appointee to "director of central intelligence in 1946" (and later executive secretary of the National Security Council), Sidney Souers...

172. Famed Chinese Art Collection to Visit KC's Nelson Gallery Famed Chinese Art Collection to Visit KC's Nelson Gallery Photos and article about the exhibit of "[o]ne of the largest international art collections ever to visit the United States" in the form of Chinese archaeological finds at the Nelson Art Gallery.

173. Administrative Problems of Water Works in Wartime: Kansas City Administrative Problems of Water Works in Wartime: Kansas City Discussion of the "personnel difficulties encountered in the Water Department at Kansas City, Mo.," from the transition of the Pendergast machine in the late 1930s to the "reformed" city government of...

174. Adelbert Haines Adelbert Haines Biographical sketch of Adelbert Haines, or A. S. Haines, "General Produce Commission Merchant, 416 Delaware Street," opening his store in 1868 upon arriving in Kansas City, also running a dairy.

175. Fairmount School Fairmount School

176. . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Delos Johns, 49-year-old head of the Emergency School Committee since its formation in 1947 by the Chamber of Commerce. Also a lawyer and "vice president and general...

177. . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Ernest Howard, "senior partner of Howard, Needles, Tammen & Bergendoff. ..the world's largest bridge designing firm" and "chairman of the board of trustees of the University...

178. . ..Presenting Elmer C. Rhoden: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Elmer C. Rhoden: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Illustration and biographical article about Elmer Rhoden, "president of the American Golden Saddle Horse Association. ..probably the world's best-known breeder of gaited horses," and "chairman of the 1947...

179. Adapting Architectural Style to the Needs of a Locality Adapting Architectural Style to the Needs of a Locality Article by Harbourne Belcher of the firm of Shepard & Belcher, architects of Kansas City, about addressing the needs of "domestic architecture," giving examples in the Country Club District and Mission...

180. Address by Col. Alexander W. Doniphan, Delivered in Liberty, Mo., June 5th, 1872, on Occasion of the Address by Col. Alexander W. Doniphan, Delivered in Liberty, Mo., June 5th, 1872, on Occasion of the Celebration by the People of Clay County, of the 50th Anniversary of the County's Establishment Speech by Alexander W. Doniphan at the 50th anniversary of Clay County at Liberty, Missouri, on the county and city's histories and projected futures.