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161. About Doing Something for Democracy About Doing Something for Democracy Announcement of the new public affairs program of the independent Civic Research Institute, designed to facilitate impartial dissemination of information about the city government.

162. F. L. Kaufman Residence F. L. Kaufman Residence Photo of the "residence of F. L. Kaufman, 2817 Troost Avenue."

163. A. N. Sadler A. N. Sadler Illustration and ad for A. N. Sadler, "the retiring clothier" at Missouri Avenue and Main Street.

164. 'Possum Trot' Gazette, 1838-1978 'Possum Trot' Gazette, 1838-1978 Photo of Sally Rand, a performer in Kansas City in 1978 "at the Newly Restored Loew's Midland Theater" for the sesquicentennial of the Town of Kansas.

165. 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...

166. '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...

167. About Town About Town Article about the "annual Alley-Dealy reunion" in Lee's Summit, describing the mixture of the genealogies of the Dealy family and the Allen family (listed here as the "Alley family") due to frequent intermarriage,...

168. About Town: Giddyap, New Paint! About Town: Giddyap, New Paint! Article about the volunteer painting project of Century 21 and the Kansas City Neighborhood Development Department to help the elderly residents of the Mount Cleveland neighborhood, between 53rd, Missouri...

169. About Town: Leaves Are Back on Original Site About Town: Leaves Are Back on Original Site Biographical article about the family of Isham Miles Hale, or Isham Hale, owner of a "40-acre farm" at 63rd and Troost Avenues in 1876, dying in 1899, with information about his daughters making art with...

170. Ezra Meeker--Apostle of the Oregon Trail Ezra Meeker--Apostle of the Oregon Trail Photos and biographical article about Ezra Meeker (1830-1928), a traveler on the Oregon Trail starting in 1852 and marking the trail and writing books about it starting in the early 1900s. Description...

171. 'Last Supper' Finds Home: Sculpture in Image of Famous Painting Comes Back to KC Church 'Last Supper' Finds Home: Sculpture in Image of Famous Painting Comes Back to KC Church News about the new "permanent home at Country Club Christian Church" for the sculpture of "The Last Supper," by sculptor Domenic Zappia, dying in 1964, about two years after finishing the sculpture, "the...

172. Across the Wide Missouri: The New Chouteau Bridge (Formerly Milwaukee) Now under Construction. ..Ready Across the Wide Missouri: The New Chouteau Bridge (Formerly Milwaukee) Now under Construction. ..Ready for You in '52 Full page ad with illustration, photo, and description of the new Chouteau Bridge under construction in 1951 and planned for opening in 1952, connecting eastern Downtown Kansas City to Clay County, Missouri...

173. Across Our Wide Missouri: The Tale of Missouri's Trains from Mule Power to MOPAC Across Our Wide Missouri: The Tale of Missouri's Trains from Mule Power to MOPAC History of freight and passenger railroads in Missouri since their beginnings in the 1830s, actually built in the 1850s with the Missouri Pacific Railroad, with photo.

174. Explorers In This Area Explorers In This Area File contains information about various explorers of the Kansas City and Missouri areas, including early Spanish, French, and English explorations back to the 1500s through the fur traders and mountain...

175. Abuse and Murder on the Frontier: The Trials and Travels of Rebecca Hawkins: 1800-1860 Abuse and Murder on the Frontier: The Trials and Travels of Rebecca Hawkins: 1800-1860 This is an in-depth study of the life of Rebecca Hawkins who hired her neighbor Henry Garster to murder her husband Williamson. It covers such subjects as spousal abuse, legal procedures, slavery, and...

176. AC24 Club Chazzalite Collection Finding Aid AC24 Club Chazzalite Collection Finding Aid The Club Chazzalite Collection contains a Junior Esquires event program and photographs showing activities of the inter-city women’s organization Club Chazzalite.

177. AC26 Henry Bell Collection Finding Aid AC26 Henry Bell Collection Finding Aid The Henry Bell Collection contains items related to the World War I military service of Henry Bell of Salibury, Missouri, covering the period 1917-1919.

178. Ahead of Her Time: Mary Rockwell Hook Ahead of Her Time: Mary Rockwell Hook Photos and biographical article about Kansas City architect Mary Rockwell Hook (1877-1978), and her techniques and designs ahead of their time with residences built with stones and other materials from...

179. AC3 R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School Collection Finding Aid AC3 R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School Collection Finding Aid The R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School Collection contains items related to the activities of faculty and students at R. T. Coles Vocational and Junior High School in Kansas City, Missouri,...

180. AC33 Warren (Armstrong) Jabali Collection Finding Aid AC33 Warren (Armstrong) Jabali Collection Finding Aid The Warren (Armstrong) Jabali Collection contains personal papers, photographs, and other materials related to the personal and professional accomplishments of American Basketball Association star Warren...