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61. . ..And Then There Were Two . ..And Then There Were Two History of the Eisele Bakery building in Westport, demolished in 1970 by the Manor Baking Company and leaving "only two of Westport's ante-bellum structures." Description of Andrew Eisele, the founder...

62. '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...

63. Beyond Lewis and Clark Beyond Lewis and Clark Article describes a number of explorers who travelled the West in the employ of the U.S. Army after the Lewis and Clark Expedition. These include Zebulon Pike, Stephen H. Long, John Charles Fremont, and...

64. Beyond Doodling Beyond Doodling Review of drawing show at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

65. 'Waiting for Archie:' The Adventures of a Therapy Dog 'Waiting for Archie:' The Adventures of a Therapy Dog A close-up look at Archie, a freckle-faced Brittany, and his role as a Therapy Dog with Kansas City organization Pets for Life that was founded in 1984 by husband and wife team William D. and Harriet M....

66. . ..Presenting George C. Fiske: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting George C. Fiske: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about George Fiske, "chairman of the shiny new Citizens Association of Kansas City." Native of Maine becoming an electrical engineer and executive of the General Electric...

67. 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. John Day Wood, or John Wood, "president of the Bank of Independence, Independence, Missouri." Born in Lafayette County, Missouri in 1843 and becoming a physician there in the...

68. . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Ernest E. Howard: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about Delos Johns, 49-year-old head of the Emergency School Committee since its formation in 1947 by the Chamber of Commerce. Also a lawyer and "vice president and general...

69. 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. T. J. Eaton, "one of the old practitioners of Kansas City," born in Ohio in 1840 and moving to various places before coming to Kansas City in 1873 as "one of the original faculty...

70. . ..Presenting Elmer C. Rhoden: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Elmer C. Rhoden: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Illustration and biographical article about Elmer Rhoden, "president of the American Golden Saddle Horse Association. ..probably the world's best-known breeder of gaited horses," and "chairman of the 1947...

71. '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...

72. Bibliography of Missouri Theaters Bibliography of Missouri Theaters File contains a bibliography of Missouri theater sources.

73. 'The Spirit Inside of Him Leads Him' 'The Spirit Inside of Him Leads Him' Profile of Jim Paquette, CEO of Providence Health "comprised of Providence Medical Center in Kansas City, Kan., Saint John Hospital in Leavenworth and several other hospitals and clinics throughout the...

74. . ..Jean Laffite and Joseph Robidoux . ..Jean Laffite and Joseph Robidoux Portraits and biographical article about the correspondence starting in 1818 between Joseph Robidoux (a Saint Louis businessman and founder of Saint Joseph, Missouri of French descent) and Jean Laffite...

75. . ..Presenting Delbert E. Johnson: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Delbert E. Johnson: Swing Nominee for Man of the Month Illustration and biographical article about Delbert Johnson, 40-year-old "organizer of the Kansas City May Music Festival," originally coming to Kansas City from his native Indiana in 1945 "as Minister...

76. 'Sporting House' History: Opulence to Backroom 'Sporting House' History: Opulence to Backroom Illustrations and biographical article (second in a five-part series) about the history of prostitution in Kansas City back to the 1870s madame Annie Chambers and progressing through the wide-open 1930s...

77. 'Showboat' Was a King of the Court 'Showboat' Was a King of the Court Article featuring Marland ''Showboat'' Buckner who played basketball with the Colored Ghosts and Harlem Clowns in the 1940s and '50s. Buckner graduated from Lincoln High School in 1945.

78. 'Modern Man' 'Modern Man' Profile and interview with Emmy Award-winning actor Eric Stonestreet. Stonestreet is a native of Kansas City, Kansas and attended Kansas State University. He credits growing up in the Midwest as inspiring...

79. . ..Presenting Clarence R. Decker: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting Clarence R. Decker: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month Biographical article about Clarence Decker, 42-year-old president of the University of Kansas City, starting there at the age of 33 as "the youngest university president in the United States."

80. '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.