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21. Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Encyclopedia of the History of Missouri: A Compendium of History and Biography for Ready Reference Photo and bio of Norman Colman, lieutenant governor of Missouri starting in 1874 and United States Commissioner of Agriculture starting in 1885, "being the first representative of the agricultural interests...

22. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Biographical sketch of Dr. Walter Sewell Wheeler, or Walter Wheeler, a physician born in Virginia in 1859 and moving to "Moundville, Missouri" in 1885 before coming to Kansas City in 1888, with residence...

23. ''A Stitch in Time'' Premieres Friday ''A Stitch in Time'' Premieres Friday The story of dress manufacturer Nell Donnelly Reed is captured in a new book and documentary film produced by her great great nephew Terence Michael O'Malley. The film is entitled "Nelly Don: A Stitch...

24. First Bathtub in Kansas First Bathtub in Kansas Photo of a dog in the "first" bathtub in Kansas, at the Ames Hotel in Wamego, Kansas, with caption.

25. $1,500,000 Worth of Brightness $1,500,000 Worth of Brightness Photos and article about "the city-wide relighting program" of Kansas City, Kansas, with the Board of Public Utilities installing 500 miles and $1,500,000 worth of new residential street lights.

26. $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House $10,000 Grant Received for Further Restoration of Harris-Kearney House Brief description of William Brace, or W. J. Brace, "chairman and president of the Gleaner-Harvester Corporation" and "one of Kansas City's earliest automobile dealers and distributors, associated with...

27. 'Beetle' Creator Ready to Capture a Tiger 'Beetle' Creator Ready to Capture a Tiger Article describes the career of Mort Walker, creator of the comic strip "Beetle Bailey," on the occasion of his donating a drawing to be auctioned off at the 2005 Black and Gold Tiger Ball fund-raiser...

28. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Photo and bio of Judge Cleveland Moulton, "an esteemed member of the bar of Kansas City" since 1888, born in New York in 1828.

29. 1939 Charter Party of Kansas City, Missouri 1939 Charter Party of Kansas City, Missouri File contains pamphlet "Constitution and By-Laws of the Charter Party of Kansas City, Missouri."

30. 1936 Election Frauds 1936 Election Frauds Collection of clippings about the 1936 election frauds.

31. 1934-1935 Burials in Municipal Cemetery of Kansas City 1934-1935 Burials in Municipal Cemetery of Kansas City List of burials continued from earlier issue.

32. ''A Stirring Effect on the Enemy'': Civil War Archaeology of Sharp's Cornfield at the 1861 Battle of ''A Stirring Effect on the Enemy'': Civil War Archaeology of Sharp's Cornfield at the 1861 Battle of Wilson's Creek, Missouri Wilson's Creek National Battlefield is located near Republic, Missouri, in the southwest part of Missouri around 15 miles from Springfield. "The battle was commemorated when Congress passed a joint resolution...

33. ''A Species of Town-Building Madness'': Quindaro and Kansas Territory, 1856-1862 ''A Species of Town-Building Madness'': Quindaro and Kansas Territory, 1856-1862 Story of the town of Quindaro, Kansas, which materialized for a short while on the Missouri River upriver from the Town of Kansas (Kansas City) in 1857. The site was selected by Abelard Guthrie and Charles...

34. First Annual Meeting of the Kansas City Architectural Club First Annual Meeting of the Kansas City Architectural Club Record of the first annual meeting of the Kansas City Architectural Club which hopes to become a member of the American League of Architectural Clubs. Officers mentioned include William Cutler, Ben Lubschez,...

35. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City and Jackson County, Mo. Photo and bio of Daniel Holmes, "of the firm of Karnes, Holmes & Krathoff, attorneys at law," born in Kentucky in 1850 and coming to Kansas City in 1872.

36. A Kansas City Architect: Clifton B. Sloan A Kansas City Architect: Clifton B. Sloan Photos and biographical article about Clifton Breeden Sloan, or Clifton Sloan (1870-1958), an architect "responsible for some of Kansas City's most interesting architectural designs." Native of Illinois...

37. 1934-1935 Burials in Municipal Cemetery of Kansas City 1934-1935 Burials in Municipal Cemetery of Kansas City List of burials continued from earlier issue, volume 34, issue 2, Winter 1993, pages 76-78.

38. 1900 National Democratic Party Convention 1900 National Democratic Party Convention File contains photos and information on the 1900 Democratic National Convention in Kansas City at Convention Hall.

39. ''Better off in Hell'': The Evolution of the Kansas Red Legs ''Better off in Hell'': The Evolution of the Kansas Red Legs Comprehensive article covering the various border warfare groups along the Kansas-Missouri border during the Civil War. Includes names as Jim Lane, Charles Jennison, William S. Tough, John L. "Jack" Bridges,...

40. ''I Predicted the Horrors of a Fratricidal War'' ''I Predicted the Horrors of a Fratricidal War'' Brigadier General Daniel M. Frost graduated from West Point but during the Civil War he fought on the Confederate side. Article contains information on him primarily during his Missouri Civil War involvement....