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41. '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...

42. Farewell, Music Exchange Farewell, Music Exchange The popular Music Exchange business located at 4200 Broadway is about to close, probably by December 31, 2005. There are more than a million recordings in the shop. The Music Exchange was formed in 1976...

43. A Roof over Their Heads A Roof over Their Heads Article about the canvases and related military fabric production done in Kansas City for the war effort.

44. Farmington, Missouri Farmington, Missouri Photos, illustrations, map, and information on Farmington, Missouri, a town in the southeastern part of the state (Saint Francois County, Missouri).

45. A New Home: Veterans Group Renovates Former Church on Union Hill A New Home: Veterans Group Renovates Former Church on Union Hill Color photos and text showing the renovation of the former Presbyterian church at 3027 Walnut St. for use by the Vietnam War Veterans. Owned by the Vietnam Veterans Support Foundation and called Union...

46. A Positive Power Force A Positive Power Force Profile on Inez Kaiser, a Kansas City civil rights activist known for her work in promoting the role of African-American women in business and community service. In the 1950s, Kaiser began her career as...

47. First Annual Exhibition of the Art Club and Kansas City Chapter of American Institute of Architects First Annual Exhibition of the Art Club and Kansas City Chapter of American Institute of Architects Photographs and illustrations of people and places in Kansas City.

48. A Place of Beauty A Place of Beauty History of Tower Grove Park in Saint Louis, given to the city as a garden park by Englishman Henry Shaw in 1868, with photos and description of its planning and horticulture.

49. A Pennsylvania Family Brings Its Barn to Kansas A Pennsylvania Family Brings Its Barn to Kansas Article about the "cultural transplantation" of Pennsylvania barn styles to Kansas, through such families as the Henrys, with several photos and illustrations.

50. A Winter Scene out of the Past A Winter Scene out of the Past Illustration and caption about the painting by artist Gale Stockwell of the barn (torn down by 1969) "on the farm of Stuart Perkins, realtor and developer of the Briarcliff addition" in Clay County, Missouri....

51. Far-Ranging Museum Pioneers: Two Who Served Kansas City Win Wide Acclaim Far-Ranging Museum Pioneers: Two Who Served Kansas City Win Wide Acclaim Photos and descriptions of John Forbes and Kenneth Prescott, the first and second directors of the Kansas City Museum. Description of Prescott as captain of PT109 during its rescue of John F. Kennedy during...

52. A Page of War History: Hot and Bloody Skirmishes Near Kansas City A Page of War History: Hot and Bloody Skirmishes Near Kansas City Review of the battle scenes and burial sites of Civil War fighting.

53. Firestone Building Firestone Building Materials pertaining to the Firestone Building, located at 20th and Grand in Kansas City.

54. 'Globe-Trotting' Refrigerators Are Made in K. C. 'Globe-Trotting' Refrigerators Are Made in K. C. Entry for Viking Refrigerators, Incorporated, with the history of the company founded in 1904 by Walter S. Dickey, who also "manufactured miles of clay pipe for the town's water and sewer system and was...

55. A Pop Concert from a TV Studio A Pop Concert from a TV Studio Description of the first television broadcast of the orchestra, done on three local stations from the WDAF-TV studios.

56. A Pioneer Remembers A Pioneer Remembers Autobiographical article about Edmund Lee, a western freighter born about 1841 in West Virginia as "a cousin of General Robert E. Lee" and moving to Sibley, Missouri, in 1853.

57. Farm Home, a Victorian Mansion Built in 1887, Will Be Razed Farm Home, a Victorian Mansion Built in 1887, Will Be Razed Photo and article about the Leinweber home in Lee's Summit, Missouri, demolished in 1968 after damage from fire and planned "for park land at Lake Jacomo." History of the home, "built in 1887 by County...

58. Faces of the Past: Don't Touch That Dial Faces of the Past: Don't Touch That Dial Photos and bios of John Harrington and Bette Hayes, local television personalities of Kansas City's past. Description of Harrington as a WDAF-TV news reporter during the Cold War era, working on both local...

59. A Postcard from Old Kansas City A Postcard from Old Kansas City Photo and history of the Grand Opera House at 7th and Walnut, built "on land that had. ..been the site of the old Midland theater, formerly the Panorama house, famous for the spectacle 'The Battle of Gettysburg'."...

60. Facts About Bonds: Comparisons with Other Leading Cities. .. Facts About Bonds: Comparisons with Other Leading Cities. .. Comparisons with other leading cities. ..give much interesting information on municipal finances.