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181. Advice of Couple Tracing Family Lines--'Don't Discount Handed-Down Legends' Advice of Couple Tracing Family Lines--'Don't Discount Handed-Down Legends' Article about the genealogical research by the author and her husband, Hilary Bush, a former candidate for governor of Missouri, about their family histories, with a photo of Claire Grantham Bush.

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

183. AC16 Vernon J. Brooks Collection Finding Aid AC16 Vernon J. Brooks Collection Finding Aid The Vernon J. Brooks Collection contains materials related to the employment and community accomplishments of Vernon J. Brooks.

184. Activities of the Kansas City Health Department in Relation to Social Hygiene Activities of the Kansas City Health Department in Relation to Social Hygiene Article about the Kansas City Health Department and its dealings with venereal, or "social" diseases, especially syphilis and gonorrhea, including discussions about their treatment at the General Hospital...

185. Finnegan's Cake Finnegan's Cake Review of W. J. McBride's Irish Pub, 12030 Blue Valley Parkway, Overland Park.

186. Adam Long, Pioneer Merchant Adam Long, Pioneer Merchant Photos of the home and family of Adam Long at 16th and Central Streets, built in 1871 and razed in 1948, with a story of his early businesses in confectioneries and groceries starting in 1854.

187. 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...

188. African Americans African Americans

189. Advertising, Printing Adjunct Is a Busy Place Advertising, Printing Adjunct Is a Busy Place Article about the advertising and printing industries in Kansas City, starting the discussion with Louis Fox, revolutionizing wholesale grocery advertising in 1956 with the advertising department of Associated...

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

191. African Americans in Kansas City African Americans in Kansas City

192. Firefighting a Family Tradition Firefighting a Family Tradition Photo and biographical article about Harley Tompkins, Jr., or Tony Tompkins, a "35-year-old fireman" and former policeman, Jackson County deputy sheriff, and music store salesman residing at 1521 Hardesty...

193. Adult Education--A Fine Work Adult Education--A Fine Work Article about "the program of adult education going forward under the FERA, with the hearty co-operation of the city's Board of Education" and supervised by Roy Gallemore. Description especially about...

194. Add a Pinch and a Lump: Missouri Women of the 1820s Add a Pinch and a Lump: Missouri Women of the 1820s Overview of the lifestyles of Missouri women in the 1820s, both for common and prominent women, with illustrations. Elaboration on women's roles at the time in food preparation, housekeeping, and manner...

195. Address of Mr. Geo. R. Collett: Vice-Pres. and Gen'l Mgr. Kansas City Stock Yards Company Address of Mr. Geo. R. Collett: Vice-Pres. and Gen'l Mgr. Kansas City Stock Yards Company Speech by George Collett, vice-president of "the Kansas City Stock Yards Company," giving a history of the Stockyards, starting with events in 1857 leading to the Stockyards' opening in 1871, and including...

196. Adventures while Preaching the Gospel of Beauty: Walking through Missouri Adventures while Preaching the Gospel of Beauty: Walking through Missouri Article about a trip mostly by foot through the state of Missouri by the author, traveling through and describing several towns and rural areas, including Laddonia, Hannibal, New London, Jefferson City,...

197. 'Throat' Clearing: Several in KC Suspected Felt was Watergate Source 'Throat' Clearing: Several in KC Suspected Felt was Watergate Source Two articles about W. Mark Felt identified as ''Deep Throat'' of the 1970s Watergate scandal that eventually led to the resignation of President Richard Nixon. Felt served in Kansas City as the FBI agent...

198. '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.

199. Advocate Harold Holliday Dies at 62 Advocate Harold Holliday Dies at 62 Obituary for Harold "Doc" Holliday, Jr., "the first African-American to graduate from the University of Missouri School of Law and a former member of the Jackson County legislature." Holliday was also...

200. African American Clubs in Kansas City African American Clubs in Kansas City File contains miscellaneous items pertaining to African American clubs, ca1930s-50s. Clubs include the Clio Club, Del Magnas Club, Research Club, and the Federation of Colored Women's Clubs of Kansas City,...