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281. Air Mail Service Growing Rapidly: Air Express Service Also to Be Started Air Mail Service Growing Rapidly: Air Express Service Also to Be Started Express airmail to be offered. Airmail routes map included.

282. Abraham Fonda Abraham Fonda Bio of Abraham Fonda, the son of a New York Dutch settler who attempted to name the Kansas City settlement after himself (proposed as "Port Fonda") but was turned down because of his unpopularity.

283. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Biographical sketch of Reverend William Dallin, "pastor of the Church of Annunciation, located at the corner of Fourteenth and Wyoming streets in Kansas City," born in Saint Louis in 1847 and assigned...

284. Abstraction is Alive, Well and Prospering in Kansas City Abstraction is Alive, Well and Prospering in Kansas City Review of group show at Joseph Nease Gallery.

285. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. A Memorial and Biographical Record of Kansas City, Mo. Photo and bio of Thomas Dodds, "superintendent of the streets of Kansas City," born in Ohio in 1855, moving to Scranton, Kansas, as "general manager for the Carbon Coal and Mining Company," and then to...

286. Face-Lift on Baltimore Face-Lift on Baltimore The Union Carbide Building and the former Cosby Hotel building (also known as the Lane Blueprint Building), near and at 9th and Baltimore are currently being considered for a $32.2 million redevelopment...

287. Ahead on Ag Hall as Opening Nears Ahead on Ag Hall as Opening Nears Description of the new Agricultural Hall of Fame museum 12 miles west of Kansas City, Kansas.

288. '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...

289. Address by Col. Alexander W. Doniphan, Delivered in Liberty, Mo., June 5th, 1872, on Occasion of the Address by Col. Alexander W. Doniphan, Delivered in Liberty, Mo., June 5th, 1872, on Occasion of the Celebration by the People of Clay County, of the 50th Anniversary of the County's Establishment Speech by Alexander W. Doniphan at the 50th anniversary of Clay County at Liberty, Missouri, on the county and city's histories and projected futures.

290. Finest Airport on Earth Finest Airport on Earth Photo and brief history of the Kansas City Municipal Airport (later called the Downtown Airport) "between North Kansas City and Kansas City proper," dedicated in 1927 and opened in 1929 with four airlines...

291. '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...

292. Across Our Wide Missouri: A Vote of Principle; A Ruined Career Across Our Wide Missouri: A Vote of Principle; A Ruined Career Photo and biographical article about John Henderson (1827-1913), the senator from Missouri casting one of the last votes in the national Senate keeping President Andrew Johnson but in the process ruining...

293. 'Went at Night to Hear Hon. Abe Lincoln Make a Speech': Daniel Mulford Valentine's 1859 Diary 'Went at Night to Hear Hon. Abe Lincoln Make a Speech': Daniel Mulford Valentine's 1859 Diary In the diary of Kansan Daniel M. Valentine can be found his personal references to attending Abraham Lincoln's appearances in Kansas in 1859, just before the 1860 presidential election. The diary can be...

294. Aircraft Accessories Corporation Aircraft Accessories Corporation

295. Extracts from Wesley Browning's Journal Extracts from Wesley Browning's Journal Entries selected by the author from the journal of Wesley Browning, an official at the Indian Manual Labor School of the Methodist Shawnee Indian mission in Johnson County, Kansas, starting in 1839.

296. Ad Astra per Aspera: Frank Marshall Davis Ad Astra per Aspera: Frank Marshall Davis Biographical article about Frank Davis, a black "journalist and poet" born in Arkansas City, Kansas, in 1905, "one of Kansas' most significant writers," and "claimed by two important literary movements--the...

297. (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.

298. . ..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."

299. Evil Twins Receive a Reprise Evil Twins Receive a Reprise Story features the Hillcrest Apartments near the intersection of Gladstone Boulevard and St. John Avenue. The buildings have been vacant since a fire in August of 2001 and are referred to by persons in...

300. 'Zippy' Pins KC On the Map 'Zippy' Pins KC On the Map Various locations in Kansas City have recently been included in the 'Zippy' cartoon strip that runs in the Kansas City Star. Places included: Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, the Kemper Museum of Contemporary...