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321. A Stern Grip on Highway Speed: Missouri's New Law, in Effect Wednesday Midnight, Allows No "Tolerance" A Stern Grip on Highway Speed: Missouri's New Law, in Effect Wednesday Midnight, Allows No "Tolerance" News of Missouri's supposedly "first" speed limit, between 60 and 70 miles per hour, depending on time of day and type of highway.

322. A Separate Peace A Separate Peace Croatians and Serbs have lived peacefully together for many years in the Strawberry Hill district of Kansas City, Kansas. They share many similarities with differences in religions. The churches draw many...

323. In the Public Eye In the Public Eye Photo and description of Ethan Hitchcock, "of Missouri, formerly United States ambassador to Russia, and now secretary of the interior," born in the South as "a great grandson of the famous Vermont patriot,...

324. Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Kansas City, Missouri: Its History and Its People, 1800-1908 Photo and bio of Thomas Ridge, an insurance salesman and former hardware merchant in Kansas City. Born in Kansas City in 1859 as a son of Dr. Isaac Ridge and raised at 21st and Woodland Avenues and 910...

325. Little Italy--Not a Land of Godfathers Little Italy--Not a Land of Godfathers Story about the evaporation of Little Italy over the years as an easily identifiable neighborhood.

326. In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates In Memoriam: Sarah Walter Chandler Coates Illustration of "The Old Fort," Fort Union or Camp Union, the foundation for the Coates House, at 10th and Central Streets in Kansas City.

327. . ..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."

328. A Star Magazine Special Project: Kansas City's High Society--What It Is, What It Does, Who Is In, Who A Star Magazine Special Project: Kansas City's High Society--What It Is, What It Does, Who Is In, Who Is Out Special section of the magazine attempting to define Kansas City's "high society," with looks at characteristics such as the Kansas City Social Register, Jewell Ball at the Nelson-Atkins Museum, the Kansas...

329. . ..Presenting H. Roe Bartle: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month . ..Presenting H. Roe Bartle: Swing's Nominee for Man of the Month Photo and biographical article about H. Roe Bartle, "chief executive of the Kansas City Council of the Boy Scouts of America" and later mayor of Kansas City in the 1950s. Also a nation-wide lecturer, veteran...

330. Her Art Graces Shopping Centers Her Art Graces Shopping Centers Biographical article about Kansas City artist Rita Blitt and her large sculptures displayed at shopping centers and other public spaces around Greater Kansas City starting in the late 1960s, with photos...

331. In Praise of Those Who Spread the Word In Praise of Those Who Spread the Word Alphabetical list of 33 individuals credited with "spreading the word" about Kansas City jazz on the national and international stage.

332. In the Beginning: Independence In the Beginning: Independence Story of the town of Independence, Missouri, and its involvement with early overland trail outfitting. Founded in 1827, situated three miles from Wayne City Landing on the Missouri River. It is the county...

333. Ice Storm Freezes Power in Kansas City Ice Storm Freezes Power in Kansas City Article contains 5 photographs which depict the destruction to trees and property of the ice storm of late January and early February of 2002.

334. 40 Years Ago 40 Years Ago Article about the history of the Tocama apartment hotel.

335. . ..It's Not a Car. ..It's Not a Plane: It's Morgan! . ..It's Not a Car. ..It's Not a Plane: It's Morgan! Article about the predictions for Kansas City of business man and political aspirant from Texas, Morgan Maxfield, with extensive discussions on sectors of the city's economy and areas with high potential...

336. 1980s Description of Kansas City 1980s Description of Kansas City Brochure aimed at business executives considering Kansas City for location.

337. In Memoriam: Hon. Richard Baxter Taylor [and] Kansas Newspaper History In Memoriam: Hon. Richard Baxter Taylor [and] Kansas Newspaper History Biographical article about Richard Taylor (1822-1877), a pioneer Kansas journalist, and annotated listings of numerous early Kansas newspapers. Description of Taylor as a native of Massacusetts moving...

338. Little Sisters of the Poor Little Sisters of the Poor Story of the charitable organization and the building formerly serving as its headquarters at about 53rd and Highland Avenues.

339. For Good Measure For Good Measure Review of the installation of a textile show at the H&R Block Artspace.

340. I at Home: Part IX I at Home: Part IX Description of the removal of the remains of Manuel Lisa (1772-1820) by his father-in-law and Revolutionary War veteran Stephen Hempstead, Sr. (1754-1831) from a tomb to his home in Saint Louis.