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321. Flashback: These Walls Can Talk Flashback: These Walls Can Talk Discovery of old records of the hotel during renovation.

322. Flanders Callaway, a Frontier Type Flanders Callaway, a Frontier Type Biographical article about Flanders Callaway (1752-1824), an explorer of Missouri Territory and the namesake of Callaway County, Missouri, with a photo of his home. Description of his life and family from...

323. Flamini at Beth Allison Flamini at Beth Allison Review of show, Andreas Flamini: Impromptu, at Beth Allison Gallery, November 5 - December 12, 2004.

324. Flame of Culture under Fire Still Burns Brightly Flame of Culture under Fire Still Burns Brightly Describes the activities associated with the annual anti-censorship event Culture under Fire.

325. Flags or Pigeons: Source Problems in the Literature of Custer's Last Stand Flags or Pigeons: Source Problems in the Literature of Custer's Last Stand Article about the varying reliability of sources recording the events at the Battle of Little Big Horn, or Custer's Last Stand against "the hostile Sioux, Cheyennes, and Arapahoe" Indians in the late 1800s....

326. Flags Flags File contains photos, illustrations, and information on the flags of the city, state and nation, etc.

327. Flagpole Sitter atop the West Gate Hotel, 1927 Flagpole Sitter atop the West Gate Hotel, 1927 Story of the daredevil "Shipwreck" Kelly attempting an endurance record atop the Westgate Hotel's flagpole, lasting 146 hours and 13 minutes in 1927.

328. Five Years of Television Five Years of Television Article about the short history of television in Kansas City, starting with WDAF-TV's first regular programming on October 16, 1949.

329. Five Years and Counting Five Years and Counting Review of five-year retrospective at Grand Arts.

330. $100,000 Jump Starts Field Project $100,000 Jump Starts Field Project The Twelfth Street Heritage Development Corporation has received a $100,000 grant from the National Football League's Grassroots Program and the Local Initiatives Support Corporation to build a multi-purpose...

331. $3,335,000 Program for Kansas City $3,335,000 Program for Kansas City Article about the introduction of "100 new street cars, 34 new motor buses and 106 new trolley buses at a total expense of $3,335,000."

332. ''I Loved Every Minute of Being a Senator'' ''I Loved Every Minute of Being a Senator'' Article reporting the death of Missouri Senator Harry Wiggins at age 71. Wiggins' political career spanned 28 years in the state Senate, where he represented a large portion of Kansas City, Missouri.

333. ''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....

334. ''Labouring For the Freedom of This Territory'': Free-State Kansas Women in the 1850s ''Labouring For the Freedom of This Territory'': Free-State Kansas Women in the 1850s Article about the hardships of Kansas women in the border warfare era of the 1850s, with few rights and fighting on the side of anti-slavery.

335. ''Les Indiens Osages'': French Publicity for the Traveling Osage ''Les Indiens Osages'': French Publicity for the Traveling Osage Les Indiens Osages was published in France in 1827 and was written to publicize the arrival of six Osage Indians traveling in that country. This 36 page publication gives insights into the French-Osage...

336. A Dollar Short A Dollar Short Article describes recent attempts by the city to regulate temporary employment agencies downtown. Complaints of disorderly behavior by transients and drug dealers have precipitated a new policy stipulating...

337. ''Your Presence Is Not Requested'' ''Your Presence Is Not Requested'' The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed immigration legislation that would make illegal US presence a crime rather than a civil offense. If it becomes a law, it would affect most Latino adults...

338. A "Fiend in Human Shape"? A "Fiend in Human Shape"? Critique of Quantrill's biographies and biographers, with descriptions of related historic figures such as William "Bloody Bill" Anderson and John N. Edwards.

339. A Century of Music A Century of Music Book mentions and includes a biographical sketch of Hans Feil, an organist and composer born in Kansas City in 1879, living in Saint Joseph before returning to Kansas City as an organ player and teacher....

340. A Century of Music A Century of Music Biographical descriptions of Henry Finck, a musical critic and author, studying music at Harvard and in Europe and becoming musical editor for the New York Evening Post from 1881 to 1924, lecturing internationally...