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41. 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 William Howard, or W. B. Howard, a farmer around Lee's Summit born in Kentucky in 1821 and coming to Jackson County, Missouri, in 1842.

42. 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 Benjamin Rice, a farmer in Brooking Township of Jackson County and a former Santa Fe freighter of the 1840s-1850s. Born in North Carolina in 1822 and coming here in 1844 before engaging...

43. 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 William Randall, "a contractor and brick manufacturer of Independence, Missouri." Born in West Virginia in 1827 and moving to Independence in 1857 as a brick maker and farmer.

44. Big Apparel Town--Kansas City: Clothier for Millions Big Apparel Town--Kansas City: Clothier for Millions Several articles about clothing manufacture and related information.

45. 'Nature Scarcely ever Formed a More Beautiful Place . . . . ' 'Nature Scarcely ever Formed a More Beautiful Place . . . . ' Overview of the travels of Zebulon Pike's Southwestern Expedition of 1806 through what is now the state of Kansas. The author writes that Pike and his men entered Kansas just north of present-day Fort...

46. Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Photo and description of Sunie Levin, an author of "'grandparenting' articles for 'Prime Magazine'" and "for a national senior press news service and for 'Active Times,' a newspaper based in Denver," as...

47. 'Home on the Range' to Stay 'Home on the Range' to Stay Photos and article about the composition of the song "Home on the Range" at Smith Center, Kansas, in 1872 by Brewster Higley. Description of the song's origins being forgotten until the 1950s with actions...

48. (Mostly) Pleasurable Work at New Space (Mostly) Pleasurable Work at New Space Review of group show at the Green Door, the gallery's inaugural show.

49. Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Local Authors: Writers Produce for Larger Readership Biographical description of Ann Slegman, author of the 1995 novel "Return to Sender" and of "nonfiction magazine articles" (formerly with "McCall's" magazine), etc.

50. 'Your Kansas City and Mine' off the Press; Traces History of Negroes 'Your Kansas City and Mine' off the Press; Traces History of Negroes Book review of "Your Kansas City and Mine," a book written in 1950 by William Young about "the Negro in Kansas City during its 100-year history." Aspects and sections of the book are described, covering...

51. 'Wheel' Begins to Take Shape as Part of Bartle TV Makeover 'Wheel' Begins to Take Shape as Part of Bartle TV Makeover Article discusses the setting up and preparations necessary for the filming of the television show Wheel of Fortune, to be filmed beginning Friday, April 8, 2004.

52. 'Water Plaza' For Bartle 'Water Plaza' For Bartle The City Council agreed to a $1 million city contract for new public art at the Bartle Hall ballroom expansion. A Japanese-American artist named Jun Kaneko was awarded the contract. His concept includes...

53. 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 Hugh Ward, a former Missouri state representative of Kansas City. Born in Westport in 1864 and coming to Kansas City in 1889 as a lawyer.

54. Big Apple Bite Big Apple Bite Review of an installation at Grand Arts.

55. 'Possum Trot' Gazette: 1838-1978 'Possum Trot' Gazette: 1838-1978 Booklet about the current and past Possum Trot festivals arranged to raise funds for historic preservation in the city.

56. Bible College Aids Country Parishes Bible College Aids Country Parishes Various news about religious matters in the Kansas City area, including the new Bible College rural seminary and a speech at Municipal Auditorium by "Albert Whitehouse, director of the A. F. L.-C. I. O....

57. Beyond the Trees of Penn Valley Park, the Towers of the City Beyond the Trees of Penn Valley Park, the Towers of the City Photo of the park and the view from it of Downtown, with caption.

58. 'I Have to Be Both of Us': Roberta Lord Is Completing the Artworks on Which She Collaborated with Her 'I Have to Be Both of Us': Roberta Lord Is Completing the Artworks on Which She Collaborated with Her Late Husband, Dale Eldred Photo and biographical article about Roberta Lord, an engineer and sculptor working on the completion of her late husband Dale Eldred's sculptures, residing next to the Kansas City Art Institute.

59. 'Good Life' Is Hidden Jewel Downtown 'Good Life' Is Hidden Jewel Downtown This article focuses on one of Kansas City's less visible fountains called "The Fountain of Good Life". It was designed by George Tsutakawa. According to a quote in the article, he "became the preeminent...

60. 'Organ Crawl' And Open House at Six St. Joseph Churches 'Organ Crawl' And Open House at Six St. Joseph Churches Article on tour by American Guild of Orgnists provides brief descriptions of six St. Joseph churches.